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Andrews University Responds to Trump’s Immigration Orders

The following message was sent to the Andrews University campus via email and posted to the University’s homepage on Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017:

Dear campus community,

You are probably aware of the executive order signed over the weekend by the U.S. President that impacts international travel to the U.S. that will impact international students. As a very diverse campus, our international students add a richness to our campus that we highly value, and we want to reaffirm their importance to all of us in this community.

Anna Bacchiocchi, Spouse of Samuele Bacchiocchi Passes Away at 77

Anna Bacchiocchi, the widow of Adventist theologian and author Samuele Bacchiocchi, was found deceased in her Berrien Springs home on Sunday, according to local news reports. Her son and daughter-in-law found her unresponsive. Emergency personnel determined that she died from exposure to carbon monoxide. Her dog was also found dead inside the house, which tipped off authorities to a potential gas leak.

Andrews University Appoints Christon Arthur as New Provost

Current Andrews University provost and president-elect Andrea Luxton has written the following letter to announce her replacement in the provost's office:

Dear campus community,

I am pleased to announce that yesterday, May 11, 2016, the Andrews University Board of Trustees elected Christon Arthur to serve as the next provost of Andrews University.

BREAKING: Andrews University Board of Trustees Selects Provost Andrea Luxton as Next President

The Andrews University Board of Trustees has selected Andrea Luxton, currently the university's provost, to succeed outgoing president Niels-Erik Andreasen. With the appointment, Luxton becomes part a growing number of women presidents currently serving in Seventh-day Adventist Higher Education within North America, joining Dr. Avis Hendrickson at Atlantic Union College, Dr. Heather Knight at Pacific Union College, and Dr.

UPDATED: Andrews University Announces the Death of Student Whitney Watson

Andrews University has announced the death of one of its students today with the following message posted on the AU website:

Niels-Erik Andreasen to Retire as Andrews University President in June 2016

At the end of his State of the University address today with university faculty and staff, and several members of his family present, Andrews University president Niels-Erik Andreasen announced that he would retire when his current term ends in June, 2016. Andrews University issued the following release on its website after the announcement was made:

Remembering Leona Running

Leona Glidden Running, 97, professor emerita of biblical languages at Andrews University, died on January 22, 2014, in Berrien Springs, Michigan, after nearly six decades of service to the Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary and Andrews University.

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