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Game changer. Dream maker.
It starts with a spark.
That one class. An inspiring professor.
A bold idea.

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ACU moves up to doctoral tier in latest Carnegie classifications

Abilene Christian University earned Doctoral/Professional University status, as determined by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education in its latest update, released Dec. 15. The Doctoral/Professional University classification (also known as R3) includes institutions that award at least 20 research/scholarship doctoral degrees each year. ACU had previously been part of the Master’s Colleges and … Continued

Grace Russell and fellow agricultural and environmental science majors from ACU, working on a sustainable organic garden for villagers in Nicaruaga.

Students lend a hand in Nicaragua with Wildcat Academics on Mission program

Grace Russell (’21) stepped out of her comfort zone to travel to Nicaragua last summer on a combination study abroad and mission trip.  “I had always been too nervous or shy to go on mission trips or lacked the resources,” she said.  But ACU’s Wildcat Academics on Mission (WAM) program put both of those concerns … Continued

Chelsea Van Meter, nursing instructor

Nursing instructor brings front-line experiences to the classroom

She used to have downtime during nursing shifts to chat with patients and their family members. She used to not feel so much anxiety at work, or at home. She used to not have to worry about her profession putting her family at risk.  A year into working in a COVID-19 unit at Abilene’s Hendrick … Continued

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