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Chef Spendlove Named First American Certified Master Pastry Chef

Sullivan University is proud to announce that Chef Derek Spendlove, chair of Sullivan’s Baking & Pastry Arts program, has been awarded the title of Certified Master Pastry Chef (CMPC) by the World Chef’s Association. Adding to the honor, Chef Spendlove is the first American pastry chef to receive this prestigious international designation. Chef Spendlove is well-deserving of this honor, as he…

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Lexington Campuses Donate Toys to Local Organization

On Monday, December 15, Sullivan University’s Lexington campus teamed up with Spencerian College’s Lexington campus and Alumni Affairs to provide Christmas presents for over 150 children at One Parent Scholar House (OPSH). This organization provides single-parent families with affordable housing, higher education opportunities, and child development. OPSH is a comprehensive, self-sufficiency program that also includes…

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Louisville Campuses Collect Books for Wayside Christian Mission

The students, staff and faculty at the Louisville campuses of Spencerian College, Sullivan College of Technology & Design, Sullivan University, the Sullivan University College of Pharmacy, and Alumni Affairs collected books for the children at Wayside Christian Mission for Christmas. A total of 201 books were collected for the 46 children at Wayside. Each child…

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Kentucky Association of Colleges and Employers Elects New Officers

The Kentucky Association of Colleges and Employers (KACE) elected officers, board members and committee chairs during the annual fall conference held at the Hilton Garden Inn in Bowling Green, KY. The officers for 2014-2015 are: President James Atkinson, Berea College; President-Elect Lana Kunkel, Western Kentucky University; Past-President Sam Mannino, Sullivan University; Secretary Mary Andrade, University…

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Sullivan’s Version of Play Dough

In Chef Becky Woehrle’s Advanced Techniques in Bread class, students use their creative talents to produce and array of bread sculptures using “dead dough” or pate morte. A decorative medium that uses no baker’s yeast, it offers unlimited creative design possibilities. The dough is made by first mixing a sugar syrup, which is then cooled…

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Sullivan Registrar Rides in Bike to Beat Cancer

Cycling is a hobby of Kim Mitchell, the registrar at Sullivan University’s Louisville campus. Recently she participated in the 35-mile leg of the Norton Cancer Institute’s Bike to Beat Cancer. This year, Kim rode to honor her 90-year-old grandmother Roberta H. Wales, who is a two-time cancer survivor. Bike to Beat Cancer is especially important…

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Students Attend Annual Paralegal Roundtable

Paralegal Studies students recently had an opportunity to hear from working paralegals from the Louisville legal community, including Sullivan graduates, when they attended the 22nd annual Paralegal Roundtable Discussion sponsored by the Institute for Legal Studies on Sullivan University’s Louisville campus. Students were especially fortunate this year as two roundtable discussions were conducted – one…

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Celebrating Veterans Day by Honoring Those Who Serve

On Saturday, November 8, a community event was held in honor of Veterans Day at the General George Patton Museum of Leadership. It was sponsored by Jeff Kennedy, owner of HOPE: Business Training Development Institutes, a retired veteran himself and the son of a Korean and Vietnam War veteran. The purpose of the program was…

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Student Profile: Misty Sinkfield

Misty Sinkfield is a Hotel & Restaurant Management student at Sullivan University’s Louisville campus. Here, Misty explains in her own words why she chose Sullivan, and how her college experience is going so far. I chose Sullivan because of the hospitality. I checked into other institutes, and no one seemed very interested in the hospitality part…

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Lexington Campus Celebrates Halloween

On October 30, Sullivan University’s Lexington campus hosted a campus-wide Halloween party, complete with a costume contest, caramel apple bar, and Minute to Win it Games. The day finished with a flag football competition between faculty, staff and students. As always, there was a good turn out of people wearing costumes. Some of the crowd…

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