The Horizon

A Passion for the Stars

A Passion for the Stars

John Clere, Staff Reporter

September 4, 2018


Filed under Campus, Features, News, Top Stories

At age 14, IUS professor Gerald Ruth, emeritus of geosciences, grinded a handmade mirror for his first telescope. He grinded it to the exact precision as the mirror originally used in the Hubble Space Telescope. Ruth developed his passion for astronomy early in his youth. “I’ve had a passion for astronomy ...

Welcoming the Class of 2022

Welcoming the Class of 2022

Meleena Richardson, Social Media Director

August 22, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Students packed into the activities building to listen to speeches given by Chancellor Ray Wallace, Candyce Clifft, anchor for WDRB, Cassie Goodrich, student body president and other faculty members. Chancellor Wallace began the morning by giving a speech to the students before passing the podium to Clifft...

Keep Calm and Book a Librarian

Keep Calm and Book a Librarian

Chandler Cooper, Content Editor

August 21, 2018


Filed under Campus

It’s 3:00 a.m. and the internet is no longer your friend. The amount of cat memes seem to outweigh the number of scholarly articles related to your research topic, and the midnight oil is burning low. Research can be a college student’s greatest learning experience and worst nightmare, but it d...

New Graduate Program, Master of Science in Management, for IU Southeast

New Graduate Program, Master of Science in Management, for IU Southeast

Chandler Cooper, Content Editor

August 19, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Students planning to complement their undergraduate degree with a master’s now have another option available to explore at IU Southeast. The Master of Science in Management is a new one-year master’s program that offers non-business undergraduates the ability to earn a graduate degree in management. ...

Another Year for the Books

Another Year for the Books

Erin Coffee, Content Editor

May 8, 2018


Filed under Campus, News, Photos

A mix of emotions filled the air as graduating seniors waited in anticipation for the commencement proceedings to begin. For some students, graduating college meant being the first in their family to receive a college diploma. For others, it meant fulfilling a lifelong goal. No matter what journey...

New Business Pops Up on Campus

New Business Pops Up on Campus

Beth Hunter, Volunteer Reporter

April 18, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

A new storefront on campus, The Pop Up Shop, sells a variety of items including posters, laptop stickers, tapestries, buttons, electronic items and more. The shop is open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 11:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. in the cafeteria. Students enrolled in BUS-W406, Venture Growth Management, were g...

ACE of Spades

ACE of Spades

Lydia Wieczorek, Staff Reporter

April 15, 2018


Filed under Campus, Profiles

Shane Thomas’ love for music began as a child when his babysitter would come over each morning, and put Elvis records and movies on for the two to listen to before his bus ride to school. Nowadays, he advises both new and familiar students every day; however, this does not stop him from breaking out ...

Must-Have Classes

Must-Have Classes

Beth Hunter, Volunteer Reporter

April 4, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Dinosaurs, terrorism, rock music – you know – just the typical college curriculum. IU Southeast offers some classes that may seem to stray away from what one would expect from an academic course. Wander into an interesting field next semester by taking one of the classes listed below. &nbs...

Revisiting the Third Annual IU Southeast Digital Marketing Conference

Revisiting the Third Annual IU Southeast Digital Marketing Conference

Tate McGarvey, Staff Reporter

April 3, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

For the third year in a row, IU Southeast gathered together a community of passionate business-people to discuss the latest trends in digital marketing. Presented by the Marketing Club with the help of Pilsik Choi, IU Southeast assistant director of marketing, 200 people attended the Third Annual IU Southea...

Administration & Sustainability Club Announce New Degree

Administration & Sustainability Club Announce New Degree

John Renfrow, Staff Reporter

April 3, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

In Southern Indiana, environmental preservation hasn’t ever necessarily been popular. Though sustainability has been an offered study in Bloomington and South Bend for years, one group at IU Southeast has made great strides in student involvement and participation. Now, there is a sustainability degre...

High Adventure Society: Discover Nature, Discover You

High Adventure Society: Discover Nature, Discover You

Meleena Richardson, Staff Reporter

March 30, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Nich Thomas, president of High Adventure Society at IU Southeast, wanted to find a way to get students to the outdoors while living in a world full of technology and social media. With his love of nature, Thomas created the High Adventure Society, which would become a club based around hiking and o...

The Aftermath of the 2018 Flood

The Aftermath of the 2018 Flood

Meleena Richardson, Staff Reporter

March 18, 2018


Filed under Campus, Kentuckiana, News

Hayley Blount, a senior at Clarksville High School, was left without a place to stay while her home, which sits just feet from the Ohio River in old Clarksville, was completely submerged from the inside. “All the furniture got water damage, the water was up to the ceiling on the second floor,” Blount...