Promise Stories

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 Finishing touches
Art alum shapes other artists' work as head patineur/ conservator at Texas foundry
 Art of the matter
Alum finds what it takes to make it on Broadway - and it's not his acting ability
 Close call
Life-threatening encounter with malaria leads ACU student to medical field
 Freedom Stones
ACU graduates fight human trafficking abroad with innovative business
 Passing the torch
iPhone-savvy education students help kindergartners with mobile learning 
 Answering the call
Going to ACU was not in Alyssa Beaird's plan - but God had a different idea
 Antarctic research
Biology professor studies life in Antarctic Ocean
 Man of many talents
ACU alumnus excels as artist, teacher and athlete
 Taking it to the streets
ACU grad reaches out to street kids in Denver
 The beat goes on
ACU senior speaks a language that crosses barriers

Wildcats finish 11-1
ACU Wildcats play best football season in 33 years


Hard lessons
Social studies teacher overcomes obstacles to mentor

 Servant leader
Students' Association president ready to give back

Global villager
Professor shares broader world view with her students


Adventures abroad
Medical internship offers some harrowing moments

 Global impact
Professor helps home country of Zimbabwe in innovative ways

Game plan
Fox sports internship offers student unique opportunities

 Faith in the limelight
ACU alum steps onto the New York stage
 Interactive Othello
ACU theater group presents Shakespeare with an innovative twist

Child's play
Child life specialist provides lifeline to young patients 


ACU continues to blaze trails in mobile learning


Against all odds
ACU grad refuses to become 'just another statistic'


Dealing with life
ACU youth & family ministry majors prepared for crisis

 Christian service
Center for Women in Christian Service offers mentoring, resources

We did it!
Collaborative effort puts student newspaper The Optimist on the iPad


Making a difference
ACU graduate student plans to assist families in crisis


Top 25 in accounting
National report lauds ACU's graduate accounting program


Tough decisions
Youth and family ministry major passionate about helping teens


Making a mark
ACU Bible students publish research in scholarly journal


A tale of two cultures
Teacher education majors get multicultural experience in Beijing

     US News #1 in Innovation  Leadership Summit

Experiencing science
ACU undergraduate students find remarkable research opportunities


No. 1 in innovation
ACU ranks No. 1 in a new category for innovative universities

 Leadership Summit
Prepares students to carry their faith into the workplace

Body & Soul
Health professionals and students benefit from shadowing program 


Mark on Hollywood
ACU alum works on films such as 'The Proposal' and 'Last Song' 


Adventures abroad
Study Abroad program offers Oxford, Uruguay and now Germany 

 U.S. news best colleges 2010     exceptional forbes

Cream of the crop
ACU once again among U.S. News & World Report "Best Colleges"

 Off to a great season
ACU retains #2 ranking in nation after 44-33 victory over ENMU
 Top 7% in the nation
Forbes Magazine names ACU one of America's Best Colleges
 tom lee  georgia saniuk  sharma
 The great outdoors
Dr. Tom Lee's outdoor biology classes travel the globe
 Body & Soul
Pre-med students shadow local doctors for hands-on experience
 Global mix
Students from around the globe add cultural diversity to ACU mix
 theater department  gray  spring break campaign
 Star struck
Talented students, alumni land professional theatre roles
 Teacher Fellows
ACU alums picked for prestigious grad program
 Making a difference
Students serve on campaigns, mission trips
    baseball LSC champs   
 Track teams advance
Men's, women's track teams defend titles
 2009 LSC champs
Wildcat baseball team captures championship
 Tennis LSC champs
Mens and women's tennis team capture titles
 NFL Draft  brittany kight  charrelle coates
 2009 NFL draft
Two Wildcat stars get picked for NFL
 iPhone game
Student develops app for iPhone use
 Giving back
Biochemistry major excels in service
 jmc lab  innovative mobile learning  beijing school
 Converged media
New lab gives JMC students an edge
 Mobile learning
ACU's mobile learning receives global recognition
 Teaching abroad
ACU education students travel to China
 Innovative Physics Program  exceptional sitc  real book talks

Research opportunities
Physics unparalleled in undergrad research

 Job opportunities
Bright job market awaits graduates of ACU's iSchool
Professors invite students into their homes
 exceptional lance barrow  iinnovative video  Authentic Christianity
 Outstanding alumnus
Emmy award-winning TV sports producer Lance Barrow is honored
 Technology & more
This video highlights some of ACU's many innovative programs.
 Spiritual life
A place where authentic Christianity is expected and honored

Exceptional internships - COBA student
Exceptional Teacher Education
ACU Basketball breaking records

Business internship
Internship gives student jumpstart on career

Teacher education
100% Pass Rate on state certification exams

Breaking records
Coach was on both sides of record-setting games

LSC Champions 
Study Abroad

LSC football champions
ACU finishes a remarkable 2008 campaign with an 11-1 record and the Lone Star Conference

Study Abroad
The world is a classroom with hands on learning