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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, Top Stories, 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...

Coming to America; A Refugee’s Story

Coming to America; A Refugee’s Story

Rachel Geveden, Staff Reporter

March 5, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

The ground rumbles and tea cups come crashing to the floor. Gunshots echo from a distance and the family, who only moments before relaxed in the comfort of their living room, now must take shelter in the hallway of their home. Distant gunfire and yelling can be heard as they huddle together on the floor....

LGBT in the Trump Era

LGBT in the Trump Era

Kristy Fennessey, Staff Reporter

March 5, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Member from the Chancellor’s Advisory Council on Diversity Nicholas Moore, marketing and professional selling senior, has been an active advocate and member of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community during his years at IU Southeast. Moore is currently a member of the Chancellor’s Ad...