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Star Wars Celebration 2017: My Journey to a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Star Wars Celebration 2017: My Journey to a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Morgan Wooden, Content Editor
April 26, 2017
Filed under Columns, Entertainment, Features, Staff Editorials

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be surrounded by all things “Star Wars”? Maybe you’ve thought about what it would be like to be submerged in a world of cosplay, celebrities and lightsaber battles? Star Wars Celebration covers all of that and more. Not so long ago –April 13-16,...

Students Talk About Living on Their Own

Ashley Smith, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under Campus, Features, Opinions, Profiles

Living on your own as a student has many things that come with it; keeping your apartment clean, putting food on the table, juggling your relationship with your family and friends while also working and going to school. Some IU Southeast students discussed their lives living on their own and the pros...

What Students Do Over the Summer Break

What Students Do Over the Summer Break

Ashley Smith, Staff Writer
April 11, 2017
Filed under Campus, Features, News, uncategorized

According to the New Albany Floyd County schools calendar, students start their summer break on June first and go back to classes seven weeks later Aug. 18. According to students like  Luke Castleman, business marketing freshman, and Zach Densford, political science freshman, the IU Southeast summe...

How politically involved are IUS millennials

How politically involved are IUS millennials

Ashley Smith, Staff Reporter
April 11, 2017
Filed under Features

Caroline Elders, political science sophomore, started her interest in politics from her cousin. Her cousin always kept her informed on current issues and how the government worked. Elders said this fascinated her. It still does. She hopes to go to law school and learn constitutional law. One of the...

Moore Than Your Average Student

Moore Than Your Average Student

Kristy Fennessey, Staff Reporter
April 6, 2017
Filed under Features

Driven, focused, organized and leader. All are words used to describe Nicolas Moore by the faculty, staff and students who have worked with him on various projects in the last several years. Moore is a marketing and professional sales senior who is set to graduate this May. He has organized a varie...

The History of House Bill 1130

The History of House Bill 1130

Michael Melchor, Staff Writer
March 22, 2017
Filed under Features, Top Stories

An IU Southeast assistant professor was among others who testified before the Indiana State Senate on March 15. Adam Maksl, assistant professor of journalism at IU Southeast, joined Diana Hadley, executive director of the High School Press Association, and Andrew Tapp, a student at Southport High...

Tips for Constructing an Effective Email

Tips for Constructing an Effective Email

Bailey Sanders, Staff Writer
March 22, 2017
Filed under Features

“Whassup, doc,” the email said. “Gotta miss 2day cause i gotta work, send notes so i dont fall behind, k? kthx.” That email, though exaggerated, this is an example of what Veronica Medina, assistant professor of sociology, said she receives sometimes from students. When she gives her first-year...

Meet the SGA President and VP Candidates

Meet the SGA President and VP Candidates

Kaitlyn Martin, Staff Reporter
March 15, 2017
Filed under Features, Top Stories

According to current SGA president Mark Jallayu, IU Southeast’s SGA is responsible for establishing a connection between the faculty and the students’ voices. This year’s presidential candidates are Mark Jallayu and Ashley Smith, and their vice presidential running mates are Roger Howard and...

IU Southeast Printmaking Program Encourages Artistic Expression

IU Southeast Printmaking Program Encourages Artistic Expression

Stephen Simmons, Staff Writer
March 13, 2017
Filed under Campus, Features, Photos, Profiles

According to the school’s website, IU Southeast has more than 50 undergraduate and graduate programs. These academic options allow students to explore their unique interests. Offering variety, IU Southeast’s printmaking program is providing students with opportunities to develop their artistic abil...

IU Southeast in the National Tournament

Bailey Sanders, Staff Writer
March 13, 2017
Filed under Campus, Features, News, Sports

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A Look Into International Women’s Day

A Look Into International Women’s Day

Kaitlyn Martin, Staff Reporter
March 8, 2017
Filed under Features

Two years ago, Alyson Graham, fashion merchandising junior, Googled the word “feminist”. Graham said she was met with thousands of results that mostly all came back to one word: equality. Nearly two months ago, Graham was unpacking a pink shirt that read “We Can” from her suitcase that accompan...

The History of the IU Southeast Student Conference

The History of the IU Southeast Student Conference

Michael Melchor, Staff Writer
March 5, 2017
Filed under Campus, Campus Photos, Features

One of the longest traditions on IU Southeast campus was born after two decades of work by IU Southeast students. The necessity was there for many students to display their work with faculty and on capstone projects to display that work for other students. That tradition continues next month at the 13th...

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