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New issue headlined by Nike’s Tobie Hatfield

By on March 16, 2017 in Uncategorized with 1 Comment

ACU Today Winter/Spring 2017 Alumni magazine for Abilene Christian University in Abilene, Texas Nike’s Tobie Hatfield (’87) is featured on the new Winter-Spring 2017 issue of ACU Today magazine, which mailed last last week. The former ACU pole vaulter has helped Nike soar to new heights while serving as senior director of athlete innovations at the company’s world […]

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Texas rally tops perfect night for baseball, ACU

Texas rally tops perfect night for baseball, ACU

By on June 7, 2016 in Alumni News, Sports with 0 Comments

The Texas Rangers ensured Abilene Christian University’s 700 fans would go home happy tonight when Ian Desmond’s two-run homer in the eighth inning helped beat the rival Houston Astros 4-3 and cap another successful Wildcat alumni event in Arlington. Women’s head basketball coach Julie Goodenough – recently announced winner of the Texas Association of Basketball […]

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McCaleb’s guest speakers enrich campus life

McCaleb’s guest speakers enrich campus life

By on November 3, 2014 in Alumni News, Campus News with 0 Comments

The recent visit of W. Mark Lanier, J.D., to campus was more than an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to hear from a difference-maker. The noted Houston trial lawyer was another example of thought-provoking leaders from all walks of life brought to ACU by Dr. Gary McCaleb (’64) and the university’s Center for Building Community. […]

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Yankees MVP Richardson to speak April 29

Yankees MVP Richardson to speak April 29

By on April 16, 2014 in Campus News with 0 Comments

New York Yankees legend Bobby Richardson, a national leader in the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), will speak April 29 at a luncheon at Abilene Christian University. The event is sponsored by ACU’s Center for Building Community, in partnership with the Big Country FCA and ACU Athletics. Tickets for the luncheon, which begins at 11:45 […]

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Young gets Rangers’ game off to winning start

Young gets Rangers’ game off to winning start

By on June 12, 2013 in Alumni News, Campus News, Sports with 0 Comments

Earl Young (’62) has been on center stage many times in his life, from winning an Olympic gold medal to setting world records in track and field. A pitching mound was foreign territory Monday night at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, but the former quartermiler delivered once again. Abilene Christian University asked the longtime Dallas businessman to represent […]

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World Series has an ACU sound to its music

By on October 25, 2011 in Alumni News with 1 Comment

Some of the musical talent on display in the 2011 World Series, at least before and during games played in Rangers Ballpark in Arlington this week, has a distinct Abilene Christian University sound to it. M.Sgt. Erika Stevens’ (’87) last performance for a large ACU audience was during Sing Song in February 1987, when she […]

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