Enactus Food Truck on the Move

Enactus is an international organization that connects student, academic and business leaders through entrepreneurial-based projects that empower people to transform opportunities into real, sustainable progress for themselves and their communities. Guided by academic advisors and business experts, the student leaders of Enactus create and implement entrepreneurial projects around the globe. The experience not only transforms lives, it helps students develop the kind of talent and perspective that are essential to leadership in an ever-more complicated and challenging world.

AU Enactus Hosts C.R.E.A.T.I.O.N Health Fair

On Sunday, March 12, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Gymnasium of Ruth Murdoch Elementary School (Ruth Murdoch), the Andrews University chapter of the Enactus International Organization, a student organization sponsored by the School of Business Administration, hosted a health fair for Ruth Murdoch students, as well as their families and the community.

NAD Says “Let’s Talk” to University Students

On March 14, 2017, the North American Division (NAD) of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church hosted a Facebook Live event entitled “Is This Thing On?” at 8 p.m CDT, featuring a Q&A session with NAD President Daniel Jackson and Executive Secretary Alexander Bryant hosted at Union College to answer questions from members in the live audience and as asked on various social media platforms.

Natural Born (Cereal) Killers

As a child, I hated cereal, but I didn’t consume it like everybody else. For me, cereal was an evening meal, and we got the “healthy” options: Cheerios, Shredded Wheat and (most regrettably) Kix. When I did have a chance to indulge in the more sugary varieties such as Lucky Charms, Froot Loops, or Cocoa Pebbles, I viewed that eating experience as more of a dessert.

Humanity in an Age of Fear

A New Hampshire freshman on the bus home from high school, I read through the day’s CNN push notifications on my phone. I read, unsurprised and admiring, of the Ethiopian Lelisa Benti and Kenyan Rita Jeptoo’s victories in the Boston Marathon, going on only an hour away from home. Without warning, more notifications poured in—reports of an explosion at the marathon’s finish line. I sat stunned and looked around the near empty bus at the oblivious faces.

Ending the Status Quo: Student Mission Spotlight

I am going to be the librarian and substitute teacher at the elementary school. Basically, my main job will be “librarian” and then I will fill in wherever they need me. I could be subbing for the eighth grade class one day, in the library another day, and then maybe helping in the office the day after that.

Whisk Review: The Wonderland Theater Snack Bar

On the menu: to my left, my theater-novice friend Maria and her boyfriend have gone with the traditional method: a quantity of popcorn and soda large enough to feed a small sovereign nation. I have stuck to my M&Ms. My right-hand man Pau has purchased a mysterious package of blue popcorn. Why is it blue? What flavor is blue?  Who knows? The movie is starting!

Within the last few years, Andrews University had made the collective health of the university a top priority, implementing strategies and programs to emphasize the importance of the health of the students, faculty and staff on campus, with the ultimate goal being to earn the title of healthiest university in the nation. We took some time to talk with Dominique Wakefield, Director of University Health & Wellness, to learn more about the plans being put into place to achieve this goal.