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Most popular degrees at IU Southeast

Most popular degrees at IU Southeast

Aubryn Crotchett, Staff Reporter

September 9, 2019

There are six undergraduate schools at the university. These include the School of Arts and Letters, School of Business, School of Education, School of Natural Sciences, School of Nursing and the School of Social Sciences.  IU Southeast also offers graduate studies in the Schools of Arts and Lett...

Club Spotlight: Animal Rights Club

Club Spotlight: Animal Rights Club

Beth Hunter, Content Editor

September 3, 2019

The issue of animal rights is growing in popularity. Many people may want to make a lifestyle change to eat with animal rights in mind, but the passion to do so is not widespread. For graphic design freshman Madison Phillips, her passion is helping animals. Phillips has been an animal lover for...

Recbar 812 powering up downtown New Albany

Recbar 812 powering up downtown New Albany

Bryce Shreve, Managing Editor

September 3, 2019

New Albany’s Pearl Street will soon be home to an expansion of Louisville’s popular arcade-bar known as Recbar. The New Albany Recbar location will occupy more than double the square footage of its Louisville location. Founder and owner Corey Sims plans on housing over 200 games at Recbar 812,...

Flow and play in Louisville’s flow art family

Flow and play in Louisville’s flow art family

Mac Aubrey, Tessa Arnold, and Jayla Rose

September 3, 2019

Down by the waterfront, off River Road in Louisville, adults and teenagers alike can be found dancing around with hula hoops, staffs and other objects that might look like circus instruments if you’re not familiar with the flow arts. Intertwined between the worlds of vaudeville and burlesque, flow ...

Visiting geosciences professor ‘explores’ career at IUS

Visiting geosciences professor ‘explores’ career at IUS

Bryce Shreve, Managing Editor

September 3, 2019

Jeremy Weremeichik’s passion for geology began in his high school earth science class, where his teacher led the class through a tour of a cave in upstate New York. Weremeichik and his peers waded through water almost reaching their waists, navigating a wild cave, which is a cave without conventional...

Multi-platinum sound engineer to speak at the Kentucky Center

Multi-platinum sound engineer to speak at the Kentucky Center

John Renfrow, Contributing Reporter

July 29, 2019

Born as Finis White in Lexington, the now multi-platinum sound engineer “KY” (pronounced kay-why) is one of a select few names of hip hop pioneers from Kentucky making it on the biggest stage. The Kentucky native is coming to the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts in Louisville on July 3...

On-air, online, on campus

On-air, online, on campus

Bryce Shreve, Managing Editor

July 10, 2019

As students wander the halls of University Center South, sounds of American Football’s “Never Meant” may emanate from a peculiar room with a glowing red “on-air” sign. Inside, there is a strong possibility one may find Matt McClellan, senior traditional communications major and station manager...

Meet the new SGA leaders

Meet the new SGA leaders

John Clere, Editor-in-Chief

June 24, 2019

After winning a contentious campaign in the spring of 2019, the new IU Southeast Student Government Association President, Rachel Ronau, and Vice President, Mitchell Henry, seek to increase participation in student government and make their organization more transparent during their term. Ronau, a biology...

Campus oasis offers opportunity

Campus oasis offers opportunity

Callie Manias, Staff Reporter

April 15, 2019

Filled with cacti, flowering plants, orchids and fish tanks, the IUS greenhouses will immediately make a student forget he or she is on a college campus. The controlled greenhouses are a unique spot for students and faculty to house research projects and learn more in-depth about different sciences. Intro...

How to stay safe when ridesharing

How to stay safe when ridesharing

Abby Bauerla, Staff Reporter

April 15, 2019

University of South Carolina student Samantha Josephson was murdered after getting into a car she thought was an Uber. She was outside waiting by herself and may have been under the influence of alcohol. Surveillance video showed the 21-year-old get into a black Chevy Impala police suspect she took for...

More than an instrument

More than an instrument

Joshua Roy, Staff Reporter

April 15, 2019

Wood chips rain onto the floor of a well-lit cement room as a hand plane drags across a board roughly shaped like a guitar. Across from the work table, another guitar hanging from the ceilings glistens from a fresh coat of finish in the fluorescent light. This is not a company that produces hundreds...

Horizon guide to Thunder over Louisville, Pegasus Pins, KDF

Horizon guide to Thunder over Louisville, Pegasus Pins, KDF

Callie Manias, Mac Aubrey, and Abby Bauerla

April 1, 2019

  1. Claim Your Spot Early The air show begins at 3 p.m., so you should plan to get there way before that. The committed people get there early in the morning to claim the best spot. If you want to claim a large amount of grassy area right on the riverfront in Indiana or Kentucky, you...