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Acappella Geeks Club Continues the IU Tradition

Acappella Geeks Club Continues the IU Tradition

Michael Melchor, Staff Writer

February 14, 2017


Filed under Campus, Entertainment, Features, Profiles

There is a long history of a cappella groups in relation to Indiana University. The tradition continues here at IU Southeast with the Acappella Geeks Club. The vocal group has been a part of IU Southeast for four years and was formerly led by Quintera Quinn. During the fall semester of 2015, the group...

Sexual Assault: Resources on Campus

Kristy Fennessey, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2017


Filed under Features

There are few things one can experience in life that are as jarring as sexual assault. Being sexually assaulted can leave a person feeling vulnerable and confused. Many victims find themselves at a loss on what to do next, where to go for help and who they can reach out to. At IU Southeast, there are ...

Waiting to Welcome

Waiting to Welcome

Shannon Greer, Content Editor

February 6, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

IU Southeast alumnus Sadiq Mohamed was 20 years old when he first came to the United States from Somalia by way of a refugee camp in Kenya. “I knew that I wanted a better life, I knew that if I do get to come to America then that will open doors that will have more opportunities to have a better ...

Academic Dishonesty

Academic Dishonesty

Morgan Wooden, Content Editor

February 6, 2017


Filed under Features

The world of a college student is filled with studying for tests, homework and term papers. The constant stream of work and the never-ending demand that is put on students during each semester can become overwhelming. It is often during times of high stress that college students turn to other means to...

Grenadier Basketball and The Road to The Championship

Bailey Sanders, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017


Filed under Features, Sports

Since making the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics final four in 2013, the Grenadiers have experienced numerous injuries. Now, with a healthy group, head coach Wiley Brown has the current team off to a great start and is looking forward to the closing stretch of the season. The last...

Apple Pay and Samsung Pay Have Arrived at IU Southeast

Michael Melchor, Staff Writer

January 26, 2017


Filed under Campus, Features, News

Mobile pay options Apple Pay and Samsung Pay have made their way onto the IU Southeast campus. Beginning this past summer, the IU Southeast bookstore began accepting the mobile options for payment at its registers. Julie E. Faulds,  store manager at the bookstore, said the change was consolidated...

The Life of a Disney Addict

The Life of a Disney Addict

Emily Tempo, Staff Reporter

January 26, 2017


Filed under Features

The alarm clock sounds, waking sleepy and excited family members for their eventful day. While some get ready, others impatiently wait by the door. Backpacks, snacks, water bottles and cameras are packed; the fun is about to begin. Casey Polk, 23-year-old elementary education student and self pr...

IUS professors join the Women’s March on Washington

IUS professors join the Women’s March on Washington

Shannon Greer, Content Editor

January 23, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

WASHINGTON — Cliff Staten and his daughter Anna packed into a bus in Frankfort, Kentucky, riding overnight to join as many as 500,000 others in Washington, D.C., for the Women’s March on Washington. The protesters were diverse, as were their causes, but they were unified in their opposition of ...

Sexual Assault: Broadening the Conversation

Sexual Assault: Broadening the Conversation

Kristy Fennessey, Staff Reporter

January 21, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Last fall, Margot Morgan, an assistant professor of political science at IU Southeast, led a panel of sexual assault survivors called “It’s Not OK.” “This is something we don’t talk about.” Morgan said. “Since it happens to so many people you’d think it would be something we talk ...

First winter session draws students between semesters

Michael Melchor, Staff Reporter

January 19, 2017


Filed under Campus, Features, News

While many students spent the holidays at home celebrating with loved ones, more than 200 other students were attending classes at IU Southeast during the winter session. In the first endeavor of its kind, classes were offered over the holiday season to those who wished to accelerate their graduation....

New Albany Has Some ‘Crazy Neighbors’

New Albany Has Some ‘Crazy Neighbors’

Tyler Clerkin, Staff Writer

December 5, 2016


Filed under Features

There seems to be one thing that can bring people together and that is music. The Crazy Neighbors is a band located right here in New Albany that was formed because everyone in the group had a passion for music. The band consists of Amber Renee at lead vocals, Tyler Reed at lead guitar and back...

Preparing for Tomorrow, Helping Today

Preparing for Tomorrow, Helping Today

Shannon Greer, Staff Writer

November 15, 2016


Filed under Features, Top Stories

You think you’re ready to start searching for careers. You’ve earned a degree, or you’re working towards one. You have experience, recommendations and extracurriculars at school. However, there may be one thing you lack: volunteering. Amanda Felten, associate director of Campus Life, believes...