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Social Media and Finding Employment

Connor Edrington, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2017


Filed under Education, News

Social media has proven to be an asset in a variety of ways. It’s proven to be a great resource tool in communicating virtually, networking with others, and sharing content. But sometimes, many forget to be mindful of the content they post, which can then lead to their downfall, especially when apply...

Our guide to celebrating the holidays in Kentuckiana

Our guide to celebrating the holidays in Kentuckiana

Samuel Murphy, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2017


Filed under Kentuckiana

The lights and decorations are being hung with care, the sounds of seasonal music is beginning to come through radios and speakers everywhere, and the Christmas season is finally here. The “most wonderful time of the year” is starting to finally get underway in Kentuckiana. It’s a time of y...

Pet a pig – Relieve your stress

Pet a pig – Relieve your stress

Connie Howlett, Staff Reporter

November 26, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

As the semester comes to a close, students are trying to prepare for finals. Due to the stresses with finals week, the campus activities board has taken it upon themselves to help students relieve some of their stress. Beginning Monday Nov. 27, after students come back from thanksgiving break, CAB will...

What are IUS students thankful for?

What are IUS students thankful for?

Macy Allgeier, Staff Reporter

November 23, 2017


Filed under Campus, Opinions

Students at IU Southeast reveal what they're thankful for this Thanksgiving as well some of their favorite Thanksgiving foods and traditions.

Schimpff’s Confectionery gets an upgrade

Julie Jackson, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Kentuckiana, Southern Indiana Traditions

For two years, Schimpff’s Confectionery has been under construction. Expanding, remodeling and restoring has been the plan since day one and just a little over a week ago, the 126-year-old building in downtown Jeffersonville reopened as a “bigger and better” candy store. Schimpff’s confectionery...

What about us?

What about us?

Candace Leilani and Beth Hunter

November 16, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

Nearly half of all marriages end in divorce, surprisingly within the first seven years of marriage. Those who decided to separate later in the marriage, such as married parents that have older, college-aged children, are less frequent, but still make up a large amount of the divorces in the U.S. acc...

Senior art exhibit brightens the IUS campus

Senior art exhibit brightens the IUS campus

Beth Hunter, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2017


Filed under Campus, Campus Photos, Education, News, Photos

Senior year is an exciting time for college students. Seniors in the Art Department got the opportunity to showcase their work to the community in the IU Southeast Graduating Class Open Studio Weekend. The gallery, located all through Knobview Hall, included twenty-five studios where the artists were...

“I was Steve Jobs’ boss.”

“I was Steve Jobs’ boss.”

Joshua Roy and Connor Edrington

November 13, 2017


Filed under Campus, Education, News, Top Stories

“Habits destroy brain cells, new experiences create them,” began Nolan Bushnell as he encouraged a sold out auditorium. Bushnell, known widely as the “father of video games” spoke at the Ogle Center about his time at Atari and his thoughts on what the future of technology holds. “The st...

IUS heats up for Homecoming

IUS heats up for Homecoming

Julie Jackson, Staff

November 11, 2017


Filed under Campus, Entertainment, News

The IU Southeast Student Alumni Association lit up the night with a bonfire in honor of Homecoming weekend. Behind University Center North, students huddled up with blankets, warm apple cider and bagged s’mores to kick off the weekend’s festivities. The food was a really big hit with the crowd. ...

IUS Dominates in Homecoming week

IUS Dominates in Homecoming week

Bailey Sanders, Content Editor

November 11, 2017


Filed under Campus, Campus Photos, Entertainment, News, Sports, Top Stories

It was all wins on Saturday for the men’s and women’s basketball teams at the IU Southeast Homecoming. Before Saturday’s games, students and alumni gathered in the parking lot outside the gymnasium for a tailgate. The  tailgate included food and drinks, corn hole, a bubble truck, booths for so...

IUS mourns the loss of a fellow Grenadier

IUS mourns the loss of a fellow Grenadier

Dustin Kiefer, Photo Editor

November 10, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

Last weekend the IU Southeast community lost a Grenadier. On Nov. 5, JoEllen McCollough, composition consultant for the Writing Center and English professor passed away due to a brain bleed. JoEllen McCollough's funeral will be held Saturday, Nov. 11 at Evangel World Prayer Center in Louisville at 11 a.m. Fr...

Who said make-up has to be for beauty?

Who said make-up has to be for beauty?

November 10, 2017


Filed under Campus, News, Photos, Top Stories

Five pairs of students competed in a Halloween-themed competition for their stage makeup class. Natalie Bowman, the professor of stage makeup, borrowed the idea for the unique project off of the popular show Face Off. Just like the show, each team had a certain amount of time to prepare for the judges. Ev...

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