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Six Simple Tips to Make year-end Charity Donations go Further

December 23, 2013
Six Simple Tips to Make year-end Charity Donations go Further

  12/24/13 The end of the year is always a time when Hoosiers reexamine supporting a charity or school. Donors can help support organizations making a difference in their own communities and it is a good time to add up charitable donations for tax purposes. But tax laws can be tricky. While there are...
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Ancilla College announces major gift commitment and matching opportunity

December 22, 2013
Ancilla College announces major gift commitment and matching opportunity

  12/23/13 In the same month that Ancilla College received a $1 million grant from the Lilly Foundation for developing new programs, the college received a major gift commitment from a donor who wishes to remain anonymous. The $875,000 gift will be split, with $612,500 being placed in the Ancilla Fund for operations and...
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Lilly Endowment gives $1 million to Ancilla College

December 18, 2013
Lilly Endowment gives $1 million to Ancilla College

  12/19/13 Ancilla College, Indiana’s only private, Associate’s Degree granting college, has been awarded a $1 million grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. The grant is one of 39 provided by the Endowment to the state’s accredited colleges and universities as part of its Initiative to Expand Opportunities Through Educational Collaborations. The grants, totaling $62.7...
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Ancilla College Collects Toys for Children in Need

December 5, 2013
Ancilla College Collects Toys for Children in Need

  12/06/13 This holiday season, 16 children in need will be spared a Christmas with no presents.  They will have the Ancilla College community to thank for that. Ancilla College held its annual “Angel Tree” collection.  Each year the focus is a toy collection for children of low-income students at the Donaldson-based campus.  The...
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Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Inducts New Members

November 20, 2013
Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Inducts New Members

11/21/13 The Beta Beta Beta chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the international two-year college honor society, inducted 4 new members in a small ceremony Thursday, November 14th. Those inducted included Matthew Busart of Culver, Lisa Dunfee of Knox, Carrie Fiedler of Plymouth, Felicia Goodsell of Knox, Elizabeth Karas of Argos, Hanna Moore of...
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Ancilla College Suggests Submissions for 1st Source Bank 150 yr Celebration

October 31, 2013
Ancilla College Suggests Submissions for 1st Source Bank 150 yr Celebration

  11/01/13 Tom Sibal, Executive Director of Institutional Advancement for Ancilla College is encouraging citizens to take advantage a free opportunity to help the college receive a onetime donation. Sibal said, “You have an opportunity to help Ancilla College receive up to $15,000 from 1st Source Bank as they celebrate their 150th anniversary of...
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Presidents’ Trip to Rome Topic of Ancilla’s Lampen Lecture

October 30, 2013
Presidents’ Trip to Rome Topic of Ancilla’s Lampen Lecture

  10/31/13 Dr. Ron May, President of Ancilla College, was the featured presenter for the Ancilla College Lampen Lecture series Wednesday, October 24th. Dr. May visited Rome as an invited participant in the 2013 Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU) Rome Seminar.  The purpose of the seminar is to allow dialogue between American...
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Two Students Nominated for All-USA/Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team

October 28, 2013
Two Students Nominated for All-USA/Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team

  10/29/13 Amanda Amstutz, Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) member, and Joe McCrammer, PTK President are Ancilla College’s 2013-2014 nominees to the All-USA/Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team. Phi Theta Kappa is a two-year college national honor society. They were chosen among Ancilla College students by PTK Advisors Cynthia Cawthon, Instructor of English, and Chelsea Chalk,...
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Ancilla Representatives Visit Sojourner Truth House

October 24, 2013
Ancilla Representatives Visit Sojourner Truth House

  10/25/13 In response to their mission’s call to serve, Ancilla College faculty, staff and students visited the Sojourner Truth House in Gary on Monday, October 21st volunteering their services for the day. 19 representatives of Ancilla College, including 15 students and 4 staff members worked on several separate projects.  Volunteers left Ancilla’s campus...
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Ancilla College to Host Book Fair

October 14, 2013
Ancilla College to Host Book Fair

  10/15/13 Ancilla College announces that it will host Books and More for Less Book Fair on Thursday, October 24 from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm.  The Book Fair will be located at Ancilla College in the hallway outside the Business Office.           Take this opportunity to purchase unique books and gifts at 40-70%...
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Ancilla Student Government attends National Conference

October 8, 2013
Ancilla Student Government attends National Conference

  10/09/13 Ancilla’s Student Government Association President, Vice-President, and Faculty advisor attended the 35th annual National Leadership Conference on Student Government in St. Louis, MO from October 3-6.    Amanda Amstutz, Student Body President, Desiree Narkawicz, Student Body Vice-President, and Jill Neidlinger, Faculty advisor spent four days interacting with students and Faculty from around...
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Ancilla College Hosts American Red Cross Blood Drive

September 26, 2013
Ancilla College Hosts American Red Cross Blood Drive

  09/27/13  Ancilla hosted a blood drive through the American Red Cross on Tuesday, September 24th. Students, faculty, and staff turned out to donate.  33 volunteers offered to donate and 25 had successful donations. “It was not a bad turn-out; we were only one donation from our goal. I hope to see even more...
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Ancilla Co-Sponsors Business After-Hours Event

September 25, 2013
Ancilla Co-Sponsors Business After-Hours Event

  09/26/13 Ancilla College in conjunction with Lindenwood Retreat and Conference Center hosted a Business After Hours event at the Lindenwood Retreat & Conference Center in Donaldson, IN Tuesday night. Approximately 50-55 people from the Plymouth, Starke County, Culver, and Bremen Chambers of Commerce were in attendance including a number of Ancilla College alums....
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College to Co-Sponsor Business After Hours Event

September 20, 2013
College to Co-Sponsor Business After Hours Event

  09/23/13 Ancilla College in conjunction with Lindenwood Retreat and Conference Center will be hosting a Business After Hours event at the Lindenwood Retreat & Conference Center in Donaldson, IN. The event will take place Tuesday, September, 24th from 5:30-7:00 p.m. EST.  Plymouth, Starke County, Culver, and Bremen chamber members are invited to the...
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Ancilla College Celebrates Constitution Day

September 18, 2013
Ancilla College Celebrates Constitution Day

  09/19/13 Students, faculty, and staff gathered Tuesday to recognize and celebrate Constitution Day. September 17 was this year’s Constitution Day meant to acknowledge the adoption of the Constitution, the work of those who created it, as well as all of those who have become United States citizens.  It is also sometimes referred to...
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Welcome Week Invites Students to Get Involved

September 12, 2013
Welcome Week Invites Students to Get Involved

09/13/13  Ancilla College hosted a fall Welcome Week for students, faculty, and staff.  The event took place September 10-12 at the college. Over 400 students, faculty, and staff enjoyed games, free food, and prize drawings.  Information tables about student activities, local vendors, and more were available for attendees to peruse.  Activities began at 11:30...
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August 1st, Ancilla College to host New Student Orientation

July 29, 2013
August 1st, Ancilla College to host New Student Orientation

    07/30/13 New students are required to attend an Orientation Day. Two events are scheduled– August 1st and 15th, both starting at 12 noon (EDT) with lunch and presentations by college staffers. Students transferring to Ancilla, adult learners, and recent high school graduates will be introduced to the college and campus as well...
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Ancilla plans Open House as part of Indiana Private College Week

July 18, 2013
Ancilla plans Open House as part of Indiana Private College Week

  07/19/13 Ancilla College will join the state’s independent colleges and universities next week to promote and raise awareness of private education in Indiana. “We may be a small college but Ancilla College is part of Indiana’s educational landscape,” said Eric Wignall, interim executive director of admissions for Ancilla. “Private colleges have played an...
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New college trustees and officers elected at Ancilla College

May 23, 2013

05/24/13 The Ancilla College Board of Trustees met Monday and elected new officers. Board Chairman John Chandler and Vice Chairman Larry Faulstich are both stepping down after serving a decade in different leadership roles. Sr. Annemarie Kampwerth is also stepping down from her role on the board to serve a six-year term as Vicaress...
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Ancilla Expands Early Bird Enrollment for High School Students

April 18, 2013
Ancilla Expands Early Bird Enrollment for High School Students

  04/19/13 Ancilla College is offering local high school students a way to accelerate their college education.  The Early Bird Program at Ancilla College will provide high school juniors and seniors a leg-up in college at greatly reduced tuition rates. “Area high school students have options like dual enrollment and advanced placement (AP) courses...
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