Andrews University Agenda http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/ News and Events at Andrews University en-us Copyright 2018, Andrews University Tue, 23 Oct 2018 23:20:00 -0000 Tue, 23 Oct 2018 23:20:00 -0000 webmaster@andrews.edu webmaster@andrews.edu Rise Up Against Abuse http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/51192 <p> <strong>Dear Andrews University Community,&nbsp;</strong></p> <p> The offices of&nbsp;<a href="https://www.andrews.edu/wellness/"><em><strong>University Wellness</strong>&nbsp;</em></a>and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.andrews.edu/diversity"><strong><em>Diversity &amp; Inclusion</em></strong></a>&nbsp;partnered several months ago to develop an important new initiative<strong> &quot;Rise Up Against Abuse&quot;. </strong>This initiative is focused on taking action against all forms of abuse through awareness, education, intervention and prevention.</p> <p> This horrific subject of abuse is an issue impacting aspects of wellbeing and inclusion among many other facets of the human existence. As an educational institution, and finding ourselves in a massive and necessary outburst of revelations and realities in our society and within our global faith-community, we have a responsibility to speak out and take action.</p> <p> <strong><u>Today, we would like to invite you and kindly ask you for the following things:</u></strong></p> <ul> <li> Please check out the new website and peruse it (it will continue to be developed as we move forward):&nbsp;<a href="http://riseupagainstabuse.com/">http://riseupagainstabuse.com</a></li> </ul> <ul> <li> Connect with &ldquo;Rise Up Against Abuse&rdquo; on social media (see website for links)</li> </ul> <ul> <li> Share this information and the&nbsp;<strong><u>Rise UP Rally event</u></strong>&nbsp;(March 7 - 10, 2019) with anyone possible on and off-campus, local and global (Rally info on the website) and please consider registering yourself.&nbsp;</li> </ul> <ul> <li> If there is a way to build attendance and participation in the rally event into your syllabi, curriculum, department or school, we would be very grateful!</li> </ul> <p> Anyone from anywhere is invited to connect with &quot;Rise Up Against Abuse&quot; and participate in our launch event March 7 - 10, 2019 on the campus of Andrews University; particularly survivors of abuse and individuals who want to learn how to become better helpers and supporters are encouraged to register.&nbsp;</p> <p> Thank you all in advance for your support, willingness to share this information and your openness to learn and grow yourself.&nbsp;</p> <p> <strong><em>Yours,&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p> <strong><em>Andrews University Wellness</em></strong></p> <p> <strong><em>Andrews University Diversity &amp; Inclusion</em></strong></p> <p> Questions? Contact wellness@andrews.edu</p> Tue, 23 Oct 2018 15:27:05 +0000 Lights Out Vespers http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/51180 <p> Hosted by AU Music Association and French Club.</p> Tue, 23 Oct 2018 11:39:43 +0000 Revive Vespers http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/51066 <p> Revive Vespers welcomes Erhard Gallos, who will be speaking on the topic of Acts 15. Where do we neglect Acts 15 today in the SDA church? How can we fix it? Why are we silent about it? Join us Friday at 7:30 p.m. in the biology amphitheater.</p> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 19:30:00 +0000 Revive Vespers http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/51065 <p> Revive Vespers welcomes Akeem James, who will speak on the topic of the prophetic similarities between Elijah&rsquo;s ministry, Jesus&lsquo; ministry, the Protestant Reformation and a significant event that happened after each ministry accomplished its work. This significant event happening, in its fullness, is dependent on a work of reconciliation between God and man and man and man.</p> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:45:58 +0000 Revive Vespers http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/51064 <div> In this message, Melody Mason, author of the book &quot;Daring to Ask for More: Divine Keys to Answered Prayer,&quot; will be sharing stories, testimonies and practical tools to help people go deeper in prayer, grow their relationship with God and have greater peace with each other. This is an inspirational message that you don't want to miss.</div> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:39:46 +0000 Physical Therapy Service Clinic http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/51123 <p> All ages and all physical impairments are welcomed to come get evaluated by student physical therapists. We will have licensed supervising therapists to assist with treatment. Please email to schedule your appointment due to limited walk-in availability. <strong>CURRENTLY HAVE APPOINTMENTS OPEN 12-4PM&nbsp;</strong></p> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:18:18 +0000 Andrews University Black Fellowship Kickoff Event http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/51178 <p> <strong>Please join us for the kickoff event for the Andrews University Black Fellowship.</strong></p> <p> The purpose of this organization is to be a visible and viable agency dedicated to promoting and enhancing identity, sense of community and belonging, professional and spiritual welfare and development among Black faculty, staff, students and alumni of Andrews University.</p> <p> <strong><em>For more information, please contact:</em></strong></p> <ul> <li> Vice President Michael Nixon, JD: <a href="mailto:michaeln@andrews.edu">michaeln@andrews.edu</a></li> <li> Desmond Murray, PhD: <a href="mailto:murrayd@andrews.edu">murrayd@andrews.edu</a></li> </ul> Thu, 18 Oct 2018 16:05:29 +0000 Physical Therapy Service Clinic http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/51074 <p> All ages and all physical impairments are welcomed to come get evaluated by student physical therapists. We will have licensed supervising therapists to assist with treatment. Please email to schedule your appointment due to limited walk-in availability.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 14 Oct 2018 22:04:52 +0000