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Ancilla Representatives Visit Sojourner Truth House

March 24, 2011
Ancilla Representatives Visit Sojourner Truth House

03/25/11  In response to their mission’s call to serve, Ancilla College faculty, staff and students visited the Sojourner Truth House in Gary on Monday, volunteering their services for the day. Sixteen representatives of Ancilla College worked on three separate projects, including the cleaning of the surrounding sidewalks around Sojourner Truth House, sewing laundry bags...
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Ancilla Students Achieve High Pass Rate on Nursing Exams

March 14, 2011
Ancilla Students Achieve High Pass Rate on Nursing Exams

03/15/11 Over 80 percent of Ancilla College nursing students are passing the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) on the first try, according to statistics released today by the College. According to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN), Ancilla’s pass rate eclipsed the national rate of 76 percent amongst all prospective nurses...
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Ancilla to Host Book Signing for Rev. Dr. Sam Boys

March 10, 2011
Ancilla to Host Book Signing for Rev. Dr. Sam Boys

03/11/11  Ancilla College will host a book signing on Monday, March 14 with author Dr. Rev. Sam Boys, Associate Professor of Philosophy and Religion at Ancilla. The signing – held in Room 231 at 6:00 p.m. EST – will promote the release of his book, entitled “An Ancient Sound for the Present Moment” and...
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Ancilla’s Krempec, Hunter Sign with IUN

February 22, 2011
Ancilla’s Krempec, Hunter Sign with IUN

02/23/11  Ancilla College sophomore Lauren Krempec and graduate Tristan Hunter have signed with the Indiana University – Northwest women’s volleyball team for the 2011 season. Krempec is an outside hitter who graduated from Riley High School in South Bend, IN.  She earned Honorable Mention All-Conference honors and made the All-Freshman Team in 2009 while...
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Dr. May from Ancilla will Speak to Chamber and Community

February 17, 2011
Dr. May from Ancilla will Speak to Chamber and Community

02/18/11 Because of a conflict the Chamber’s seminar on “The need for a Trained Workforce for the Jobs of Tomorrow” has been moved to next month. During the Community Conversation on Economic Development held in November 2010, participants identified the need for a longer-term focus on the connection between education and economic development and...
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Ancilla to Host Annual Chargers for Change Event

February 10, 2011
Ancilla to Host Annual Chargers for Change Event

02/11/11  The Ancilla College athletic department will partner with the Ounce of Prevention Foundation during the scheduled February 12 women’s and men’s basketball doubleheader against Kalamazoo Valley Community College as part of their annual Chargers for Change fundraising event. Held at the LifePlex, games will tip-off at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. respectively.  Admission...
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Ancilla’s Lampen Lecture Series Explores Childbirth

February 9, 2011
Ancilla’s Lampen Lecture Series Explores Childbirth

02/10/11 Judy Bachelder, Assistant Professor of Maternal and Child Nursing at Ancilla College, was on hand as presenter for Ancilla College’s first Lampen Lecture of the semester, “The WOW of Childbirth”. In the presentation, Bachelder highlighted some of the amazing events surrounding childbirth including how the body of the mother is well designed to...
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Ancilla’s Berndt Selected as 2011 HIT Scholar

February 7, 2011
Ancilla’s Berndt Selected as 2011 HIT Scholar

02/08/11 Janeen Berndt, Instructor of Nursing at Ancilla College, has been selected as a 2011 Health Information Technology (HIT) Scholar, the College recently announced. Berndt was one of 52 faculty members accepted out of 253 applicants this year.  In all, over 113 schools from 36 states were represented by the applicants. “It’s a national...
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Ancilla College Releases Spring Enrollment Numbers

January 28, 2011
Ancilla College Releases Spring Enrollment Numbers

01/31/11  According to data released by Ancilla College today, spring 2011 enrollment is comparable to last year’s banner numbers. According to the numbers, there are currently 525 students enrolled at the College, down just seven students from one year ago. Statistics show there are 78 new students from the fall semester, accounting for approximately...
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Ancilla College Appoints New Executive Director of Admissions

January 17, 2011
Ancilla College Appoints New Executive Director of Admissions

01/18/11 Ancilla College has announced the appointment of Tony Booker as Executive Director of Admissions. Booker comes to Ancilla after spending the past three years as a recruiting manager at a transportation regional center in Joliet, IL.  A graduate of Saginaw Valley State University, Booker brings a wealth of experience in admissions to Ancilla...
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Emmons Honored as First Charger Award Recipient

January 14, 2011
Emmons Honored as First Charger Award Recipient

01/17/11 As Ancilla College graduate and benefactor Dennis Emmons prepared to receive the College’s first ever “Charger Award”, his emotions took over. “I’m overwhelmed and so proud to have been a part of my school. I’m just overwhelmed by all of this” And it could be easily said that Ancilla College was overwhelmed by...
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Ancilla College Releases Holiday Schedule

December 21, 2010
Ancilla College Releases Holiday Schedule

12/22/10 Ancilla College has announced that campus offices will be closed on Dec. 23, Dec. 24, Dec. 30, and Dec. 31 for the Christmas and New Year’s holidays.  The College will be open through Dec. 22 and between Dec. 27 and Dec. 29, operating under the regular office hours of 8:00 a.m. – 4:30...
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Ancilla Athletes Volunteer for St. Michael’s Family Night

December 20, 2010
Ancilla Athletes Volunteer for St. Michael’s Family Night

12/21/10 Members of the Ancilla College volleyball and softball teams recently took time out of their schedules to volunteer at the St. Michael’s Family Night at St. Michael’s Catholic School in Plymouth. Organized through coordination efforts by Oliver Ford vice president Jennifer Houin, the student-athletes assisted with various crafts and sports activities at the...
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Ancilla College Collects Toys for Children in Need

December 17, 2010
Ancilla College Collects Toys for Children in Need

12/20/10 This holiday season, 53 children in need will be spared a Christmas with no presents.  They will have the Ancilla College community to thank for that. For the fourth straight year, Ancilla College held its annual “angel tree” collection.  This year the focus was a toy collection for children of low-income students at...
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Phi Theta Kappa Inducts Nine Ancilla Students

November 21, 2010
Phi Theta Kappa Inducts Nine Ancilla Students

11/22/10 Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society of two-year colleges, has inducted nine new members from Ancilla College for the spring semester. Those inducted to Ancilla’s Beta Beta Beta chapter on November 18 included: Marla Ellis, Versie Ford, Michael Lobbo, Gary Lockridge, Jerry Meyers, Jared O’Brien, Stephanie Pudlo, Heather Smith, and Allison Worden....
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Ancilla Faculty, Students Observe Veterans Day

November 11, 2010
Ancilla Faculty, Students Observe Veterans Day

11/12/10 Ancilla College students, faculty, and staff took time out of their day to remember all veterans and currently enlisted soldiers in the armed forces as part of the College’s Veterans Day observance. A short prayer service was held outside the Donaldson-based College and was led by: Sr. Carleen Wrasman, PHJC; Lana Singleton, Advisor...
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Ancilla College Student Honored by ICI

November 10, 2010
Ancilla College Student Honored by ICI

11/11/10  Ancilla College’s Amber Beaver was one of 31 students from Indiana’s independent colleges and universities who were recently celebrated at the Independent Colleges of Indiana’s (ICI) “Realizing the Dream” banquet. Beaver, a sophomore from Argos majoring in both Criminal Justice and Behavioral Science, was selected as Ancilla College’s “Outstanding First-Generation Student”. Cynthia Cawthon,...
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Free Trial Courses Offered by Ancilla College

November 3, 2010
Free Trial Courses Offered by Ancilla College

11/04/10 Ancilla College announced plans to continue the “We Believe in You” program for spring 2011. Designed for prospective students 21-years and older who have never attended college, “We Believe in You” allows a student to take up to three credit hours free of charge. In addition, all students in the program will have...
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Ancilla Men’s Basketball, Cheer Team Play ‘BudgetBall’ for United Way

November 2, 2010
Ancilla Men’s Basketball, Cheer Team Play ‘BudgetBall’ for United Way

11/03/10 The Ancilla College men’s basketball and cheer teams played “BudgetBall” recently as part of the United Way’s Money Smart Week. The event, which took place at Plymouth High School, combines fiscal strategy and actual basketball play.  Its main purpose is to provide an entertaining physical experience while learning about managing money. Teams earned...
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Ancilla College Book Fair

October 31, 2010
Ancilla College Book Fair

11/01/10 Ancilla College announces that it will host Books and More for Less Book Fair on Monday, November 1 from 10:00 am – 6:00 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% off of...
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