Andrews University Agenda News and Events at Andrews University en-us Copyright 2018, Andrews University Sun, 25 Feb 2018 18:26:00 -0000 Sun, 25 Feb 2018 18:26:00 -0000 Flooding & Private Wells <p> <em>The Berrien County Health Department has posted the following information (also available, with informational resources and helpful links, at <a href=""></a>):</em></p> <p style="margin-left: 40px;"> The Berrien County Health Department advises residents with water well systems to inspect the area around their well for flooding. If flood waters have impacted the well system, drinking water may become contaminated. If the well head is damaged, compromised, or has been submerged in flood water, residents should immediately discontinue use of the well water for drinking, cooking, and/or bathing and should use bottled water until their well system is safe for use again. After flood waters have receded, residents can contact the Berrien County Health Department at 269-926-7121 for more information on how to test their well water system for safety.</p> Sun, 25 Feb 2018 13:55:53 +0000 SAT Test Sun, 25 Feb 2018 08:00:00 +0000 Daylight Saving Time Begins at 2 a.m. Sun, 25 Feb 2018 02:00:00 +0000 Reminders for Maintaining Safety on Campus <p> Recent local and national tragedies are solemn reminders of the importance of safety preparedness for our own campus community. As we find ways to care for those around us who are facing challenging circumstances, we also encourage you to take practical steps personally.</p> <p> If you are a current University student, faculty or staff:</p> <ul> <li> <a href="">Register for AU Alert</a>, a system used to send emergency notification alerts to campus. Faculty and staff should ensure their work address is correct in Banner for building specific notifications.</li> <li> Review, or take for the first time, the <a href="">online lockdown course</a>. Building managers and faculty/staff should practice processes to secure their building, classroom, office, etc.</li> <li> Invite the Office of Campus Safety to conduct in-house/departmental trainings</li> </ul> <p> If you are <strong>not</strong> a current Andrews student, faculty or staff:</p> <ul> <li> Register for AU Alert under the &ldquo;Public Registration&rdquo; option. Learn more <a href="">here</a>.</li> </ul> <p> We encourage both our University community and the public to also sign up to receive alerts that affect Berrien County through a service provided by the <a href="">Berrien County Sheriff's Office</a>.</p> <p> Please report any safety concerns to Campus Safety (269-471-3321) or <a href=";navoid=2501">USIT</a> (University Student Intervention Team).</p> Thu, 22 Feb 2018 16:05:35 +0000 Holiday: Presidents Day <p> No classes meet on the main campus, and all offices are closed.</p> Thu, 22 Feb 2018 14:53:55 +0000 Sabbath Science Activity <p> Did you know there is a Natural History Museum in the Science Complex? Or a rooftop greenhouse above the busy classrooms, labs and offices of Price Hall? Take advantage of this free opportunity to visit these places on the campus of Andrews University. Both are located in Price Hall.&nbsp;The museum is located on the first floor. At the center of the collection is the Prillwitz Mammoth, the most complete wooly mammoth skeleton unearthed in Michigan.&nbsp; More specimens are waiting to be discovered in the drawers.&nbsp;(Please ask for assistance first.)&nbsp;The greenhouse is coming out of winter hibernation and features a Desert Room, Waterfall Room and Dry Tropics Room.&nbsp;Take the stairwell between Price and Haughey Hall to the top. Come see some of God's handiwork, past and present. Kids, come enjoy a &quot;treasure hunt&quot; as you find hidden creatures!</p> Thu, 22 Feb 2018 09:50:25 +0000 RMES Visitors' Day <p> All students who will be in the 1st through 8th grades next school year are invited to visit RMES on March 6! &nbsp;Make friends, meet teachers and have fun! &nbsp; Grades 1-6: &nbsp;8:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. and Grades 7-8: &nbsp;8:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. &nbsp; Parents, please call 269-471-3225 to register</p> <p> (A special Kindergarten Visitors Day is planned for April 4)</p> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:30:40 +0000 Senior Exit Test Wed, 21 Feb 2018 09:00:00 +0000