Life Stories

"When My Daddy Died"

   Life Stories | Posted on November 16, 2017
AS I WAS RECENTLY DRIVING to the store with my 17-month-old daughter, I saw a man standing on the side of the road who reminded me of my father. The emotions flooded over me and the tears poured... read more

David H. Bauer Passes Away

   Agenda | Posted on November 12, 2017
David H. Bauer passed away on Tuesday evening, October 24, 2017. A memorial service will be held in Hendersonville, North Carolina, on November 18 (time TBD). There will be a graveside service and reception in Berrien Springs, Michigan,... read more

Alumnus Thomas Zirkle Receives Fellowship

| Posted on November 2, 2017

Thomas Zirkle, recent alumni and graduate student at Notre Dame, received the NSF GRFP fellowship grant last year and recently was the recipient of the 2017-2018 STEM Chateaubriand Fellowship.

Kathleen Ekkens Passes Away

   Life Stories | Posted on October 26, 2017
Kathleen Ekkens, 77, of Berrien Springs, Michigan, died Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, at her home. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Friday, Oct. 27, at Pioneer Memorial Church on the campus of Andrews... read more

Remembering W. Richard Lesher

   Life Stories | Posted on October 19, 2017
Childhood William Richard Lesher was born on November 14, 1924, to Luther and Lavern Lesher of Carlisle, Pennsylvania. His sister Jean was five years younger than Richard, as his family always called him when... read more

Memorial Service for Chet Damron

   Agenda | Posted on October 9, 2017
Chet Henry Damron, long-time member of the Berrien Springs community and former chaplain in Campus MInistries, “Uncle Dan” on Your Story Hour episodes and fondly known for his portrayal of Abraham Lincoln, died on Sunday morning, Oct. 1,... read more

Gratitude from the Carter Family

   Life Stories | Posted on September 8, 2017
The outpouring of support we received from our Andrews community was a blessing to all of us during our time of loss. The words of encouragment, the flowers and your prayers will be remembered for a long time.... read more

Passing of Former President Lesher, incl. Services

   Life Stories | Posted on September 1, 2017
The following message was sent from President Andrea Luxton to faculty and staff on August 18, 2017.   Dear campus community, I am sad to... read more