Andrews University Agenda http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/ News and Events at Andrews University en-us Copyright 2018, Andrews University Tue, 16 Oct 2018 00:06:00 -0000 Tue, 16 Oct 2018 00:06:00 -0000 webmaster@andrews.edu webmaster@andrews.edu Andrews University Names Wellness Center http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/51047 <p> On Thursday evening, September 27, 2018, Andrews University formally announced the name of their new wellness center as the Andreasen Center for Wellnesss in recognition of Niels-Erik Andreasen, president emeritus of Andrews.</p> <p> For local news coverage, visit the following sites.</p> <p> &lt;&lt;&lt; Read the full story at <a href="https://www.wsjm.com/2018/09/28/andrews-university-names-wellness-center/">The News/Talk 94.9 WSJM</a> site &gt;&gt;&gt;</p> <p> &lt;&lt;&lt; Read the full story at <a href="https://www.heraldpalladium.com/news/local/andrews-facility-named-for-andreasen/article_38491d44-1130-55e9-b343-3598768c9369.html">The Herald Palladium</a> site &gt;&gt;&gt;</p> <p> &lt;&lt;&lt; Read the full story at <a href="https://www.975ycountry.com/2018/09/28/andrews-university-names-wellness-center/">The 97.5 Y-Country</a> site &gt;&gt;&gt;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> Thu, 04 Oct 2018 09:11:57 +0000 Andrews University Change Day http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/50884 <p> On Thursday, September 13, Andrews University faculty, staff and students served at various local project sites as part of their second annual Change Day.&nbsp;</p> <p> For local news coverage, visit the following sites.</p> <p> &lt;&lt;&lt; Read the full story at <a href="https://www.heraldpalladium.com/news/local/change-agents/article_9b629c93-b05f-59fc-af49-fc4e55a9a548.html">The Herald Palladium</a>&nbsp;site &gt;&gt;&gt;</p> <p> &lt;&lt;&lt; Read the full story at <a href="https://wsbt.com/news/local/andrews-university-change-day-volunteers-give-back">The WSBT 22 News</a>&nbsp;site &gt;&gt;&gt;</p> <p> &lt;&lt;&lt; Read the full story at <a href="https://www.wndu.com/content/news/Andrews-students-work-to-make-Berrien-Co-better-on-Change-Day-493212701.html">The WNDU</a>&nbsp;site &gt;&gt;&gt;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:10:47 +0000 Andrews University Change Day http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/50734 <p> Andrews University is preparing for its second annual Change Day. Change Day is a chance for faculty, staff, and students to work at more than 75 local volunteer sites in seven neighborhoods and two counties to give back to the community</p> <p> &lt;&lt;&lt; Read the full story at the <a href="https://www.wsjm.com/2018/08/31/andrews-university-change-day/">News/Talk 94.9 WSJM</a>&nbsp;site &gt;&gt;&gt;</p> Thu, 06 Sep 2018 10:04:35 +0000 Closed-head injury victim reflects on recovery http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/50595 <p> It&rsquo;s been a long and tough road to recovery for Sandra Pena-Edington since she survived a car accident 26 years ago, but she&rsquo;ll be back in the classroom this fall doing what she loves: teaching children and youth.</p> <p> Pena-Edington, a Berrien Springs resident and Andrews University graduate, works as a substitute teacher at a number of area schools including Niles, Lakeshore and Berrien RESA and would like to work in more.</p> <p> &lt;&lt;&lt; Read the full story at <a href="https://www.heraldpalladium.com/news/local/closed-head-injury-victim-reflects-on-recovery-and-success/article_cf15a39c-91fd-5758-9e7e-55c47c2ef38f.html">The Herald Palladium</a>&nbsp;site &gt;&gt;&gt;</p> Thu, 30 Aug 2018 08:54:37 +0000 Atlantic Union College wraps up academic programs http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/50372 <p> Six months after announcing its plans to close, Atlantic Union College will wrap up its final program next week, according to the school.</p> <p> The small, private four-year college, which is run by the Seventh-day Adventist Church, lost its degree-granting ability on June 30 when its five-year conditional approval for that authority from the state expired, according to the Department of Higher Education.</p> <p> &lt;&lt;&lt; Read the full story at <a href="http://www.telegram.com/news/20180816/closing-atlantic-union-college-wraps-up-final-academic-programs?start=11">The Telegram</a>&nbsp;site &gt;&gt;&gt;</p> Mon, 20 Aug 2018 11:11:25 +0000 Planning Commission Talks Ox Creek Improvements http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/50228 <p> The Southwest Michigan Planning Commission has big hopes for the Ox Creek Watershed in Berrien County. Deputy Executive Director Marcy Hamilton tells WSJM News it&rsquo;s an area of Benton Township.</p> <p> &lt;&lt;&lt; Read the full story at&nbsp;<a href="https://www.wsjm.com/2018/08/10/planning-commission-talks-ox-creek-improvements/">The News/Talk 94.9 WSJM</a>&nbsp;site &gt;&gt;&gt;</p> Mon, 13 Aug 2018 15:49:31 +0000 Manatees Mysteriously Dying in Mexican Wetlands http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/50227 <p> In the swampy wetlands of southern Mexico, officials and researchers are struggling to explain the deaths of dozens of manatees, the chubby marine mammals once confused with mermaids by ancient mariners.</p> <p> Fishermen who navigate the muddy waters inland from the coast of Tabasco state have discovered since May at least 28 dead West Indian manatees, also known as sea cows, along the Bitzal River and nearby streams.</p> <p> &lt;&lt;&lt; Read the full story at <a href="https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2018/08/10/world/americas/10reuters-mexico-manatee.html">The New York Times</a>&nbsp;site &gt;&gt;&gt;</p> Mon, 13 Aug 2018 15:39:51 +0000 Whitten Architects Celebrates 30+ Years http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/50138 <p> Whitten Architects, an award-winning architectural firm in Maine, celebrates a 30-plus year history with an expansion of its leadership team, citing year-over-year success in residential design and a vision for the future. Joining founder Rob Whitten as a principal is Russ Tyson, who has been a member of the Whitten team since 2007, as well as Jessie Carroll who joins the leadership team as associate principal after more than five years with the firm.</p> <p> &lt;&lt;&lt; Read the full story at the <a href="https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/whitten-architects-celebrates-30-years-with-leadership-expansion-300689677.html">PR Newswire</a>&nbsp;site &gt;&gt;&gt;</p> Thu, 02 Aug 2018 13:31:06 +0000