Life Stories

Death of James Jordan

   Life Stories | Posted on June 17, 2021
James “Jim” Jordan, 73, of Berrien Springs, passed to his rest in Jesus at Spectrum Lakeland Hospital—Niles on May 31. Jim was born Jan. 21, 1948, in LaCrosse, Wisconsin, to Raymond and Myrtle (Van... read more

Death of Rachel Onkoba

   Agenda | Posted on June 17, 2021
Rachel Onkoba, mother of alumni and student Omwocha Nyaribo and mother-in-law of alumni Ruth Nyabeta-Omwocha, passed away on Saturday, June 12, 2021, at Aga Khan Hospital in Kenya due to COVID-19 related complications. Rachel will be buried on... read more

President Luxton Honored by Burman University

   Life Stories | Posted on June 10, 2021
At their virtual homecoming on June 4, 2021, Burman University announced Andrea Luxton, president of Andrews University, as recipient of the “Honorary Alumnus of the Year Award 2021.” Luxton served at Canadian University College, now Burman University, as... read more

Award: School of Social & Behavioral Sciences Team

   Life Stories | Posted on June 3, 2021
Karl Bailey, professor of psychology, Harvey Burnett, chair of the School of Social & Behavioral Sciences, and Rachelle Pichot, graduate of Andrews University and currently a doctoral student at University of Notre Dame, have received the International Critical... read more

Death of Sunimal Kulasekere

   Life Stories | Posted on May 20, 2021
Sunimal Kulasekere passed to his rest on May 9, 2021. He is survived by his wife Vasanta Kulasekere. Sunimal was an alumnus of Andrews University, served as the principal for Ruth Murdoch Elementary School for several years, and... read more

Award: Jiri Moskala

   Agenda | Posted on May 6, 2021
Jiří Moskala, dean of the Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary at Andrews University, received an Honorable Mention award from the Associated Church Press at the “Best of the Church Press Awards” on April 8, 2021, for his research published... read more

Life Update: Aaron Hinman

   Life Stories | Posted on April 28, 2021
Aaron Hinman, who worked for several years as an Andrews employee in the Grounds department, and his fiancé Lindsay lost their house and belongings to a fire on April 21. Thankfully, no one was hurt. Continued prayers are... read more

Death of John F. Neumann

   Life Stories | Posted on April 8, 2021
John F. Neumann, 99, of Berrien Springs, died Tuesday, April 6, 2021, at his home. Funeral services will be at 5 p.m. Sunday, April 11, at Allred Funeral Home, Berrien Springs, with visitation beginning... read more