Publication: ACU

First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Hamilton named Distinguished Professor

The W.F. Albright Institute for Archaeological Research ( AIAR ) recently named Dr. Mark Hamilton , ACU professor of Old Testament in the Graduate School of Theology (GST), a Seymour Gitin Distinguished Professor for Fall 2014. The honor is open to internationally ... [Published ACU - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

JMC students win big at TIPA

Dozens of ACU students and recent graduates from the Department of Journalism & Mass Communication ( JMC ) received recognition in online, radio, print, photo and video categories at the annual Texas Intercollegiate Press Association ( TIPA ) convention ... [Published ACU - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

McCaleb: 50 years of service

Few people in ACU’s 108-year history have worked a longer span than Dr. Gary McCaleb, whose career has included administrative leadership of nearly every aspect of Abilene Christian: alumni relations, fundraising and development, public relations, student ... [Published ACU - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Springboard Ideas Challenge 2014 Finalists

The Griggs Center for Entrepreneurship & Philanthropy has announced the finalists for its 2014 Springboard Ideas Challenge. The goal of the annual competition, now it its seventh year, is to promote business entrepreneurship on ACU's campus and across ... [Published ACU - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

ACU hosts 43rd annual ACUTA conference

ACU hosted the 43rd annual conference and exhibition for the Association of Information Communications Technology Professionals in Higher Education ( ACUTA ) from March 30 - April 3 in Dallas. More than 250 people from across the U.S. and Canada, representing ... [Published ACU - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

COBA maintains prestigious accreditation

ACU's College of Business Administration (COBA) has maintained its business accreditation by AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Founded in 1916, AACSB International is the longest-serving global accrediting ... [Published ACU - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Renowned poet to visit ACU

The ACU Department of Language and Literature will welcome poet Rebecca Balcarcel to campus this week to help the university observe National Poetry Month.  Balcarcel , associate professor of English at Tarrant County College, will give an open reading ... [Published ACU - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

ACU among best for fundraising performance

ABILENE - The Advancement Division of Abilene Christian University was one of only five universities in its category to be recognized for Best Performance in fundraising by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).The 2013 award was ... [Published ACU - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

CCTE recognizes ACU Language and Lit

Four ACU Department of Language and Literature faculty members were recognized at the Conference of College Teachers of English ( CCTE ) on March 1-3.Sherry Rankin , instructor of English, won the award for  best pedagogy paper  in CCTE's Literature, ... [Published ACU - Mar 27 2014]
Entities: Jordan, Teaching
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Metaxas to speak on campus Apr. 11

Eric Metaxas , the best-selling author who brought to life heroes of the Christian faith in Dietrich Bonhoeffer and William Wilberforce, and who is featured on the popular  “I Am Second” video series , will be speaking twice at Abilene Christian University ... [Published ACU - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Justice Week to address social injustices

-28 is  Justice Week  on ACU's campus. Prominent guest speakers, groups and events will raise awareness about issues of social justice throughout the week. This annual event is put on by the Students' Association with several other ACU organizations: ... [Published ACU - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 22 2014 - Updated Mar 22 2014 - 1 reports

Delony named Culp Distinguished Professor

Dr. Mikee Delony, assistant professor of English at ACU, has been named the James W. Culp Distinguished Professor for 2014-17. Named after the former chair of ACU's English department, the endowed professorship recognizes Delony as a Christian scholar, ... [Published ACU - Mar 22 2014]
Entities: Teaching, Gay

Quotes

Dr. Jim Litton, director of the Griggs Center for Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy says, "We are excited about the teams that have advanced to the final round of the competition. Next week they will compete for more than $40,000 in cash prizes."
"I was interested in inviting a poet into our midst who speaks to the challenges and benefits of bringing together two cultures,” says Al Haley, ACU's Writer in Residence and professor of English. “With her carefully chosen words, Rebecca is just that kind of builder of bridges."
"We are thrilled to continue to deliver the mark of quality required to be accredited by the AACSB International - the highest mark of excellence in business education in the world" says Dr. Rick Lytle, dean of the College of Business Administration
...an incredible team dedicated every day to advancing the mission and vision of ACU," said Billie Currey, interim vice president for advancement. "We are blessed with an amazing group of donors who believe in the power of God working through our students and alumni to transform the world."

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JMC students win big at TIPA [Published ACU - Apr 18 2014]
Hamilton named Distinguished Professor [Published ACU - Apr 18 2014]
McCaleb: 50 years of service [Published ACU - Apr 16 2014]
Springboard Ideas Challenge 2014 Finalists [Published ACU - Apr 09 2014]
ACU hosts 43rd annual ACUTA conference [Published ACU - Apr 08 2014]
Renowned poet to visit ACU [Published ACU - Apr 02 2014]
COBA maintains prestigious accreditation [Published ACU - Apr 02 2014]
ACU among best for fundraising performance [Published ACU - Apr 01 2014]
Metaxas to speak on campus Apr. 11 [Published ACU - Mar 27 2014]
CCTE recognizes ACU Language and Lit [Published ACU - Mar 27 2014]
Justice Week to address social injustices [Published ACU - Mar 24 2014]
Student-run agencies receive national recognition [Published ACU - Mar 22 2014]
Delony named Culp Distinguished Professor [Published ACU - Mar 22 2014]
Pemberton writes on the Psalms, "After Lament" [Published ACU - Mar 21 2014]
FilmFest judges to offer career advice [Published ACU - Mar 20 2014]
ACU hosts 6th annual undergrad research festival [Published ACU - Mar 19 2014]
Faculty, alumni attend UNESCO conference [Published ACU - Mar 12 2014]
Hank the Cowdog author to visit campus Mar. 25 [Published ACU - Mar 12 2014]
Smith to participate in Leadership Academy [Published ACU - Mar 10 2014]
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