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Local High School Hosts Disney’s ‘Newsies’

Local High School Hosts Disney’s ‘Newsies’

John Renfrow, Staff Reporter

November 10, 2017


Filed under Campus, Entertainment, News

In 2013, Floyd Central High School was heralded by Stage Directions Magazine as the “best theatre school in the midwest.” The school has consistently been invited to the International Thespian Festival in Lincoln, Nebraska, earning accolades for excellence in many different aspects of theatre fr...

Rocky Horror Play Review

Rocky Horror Play Review

Stephen Simmons, Staff Reporter

November 10, 2017


Filed under Campus, Entertainment, Reviews

Based on the 1973 play and the 1975 cult film of the same name, IU Southeast’s Theatre Department’s production of “The Rocky Horror Show” is an energetic, interactive and unforgettable experience. Brad Majors and Janet Weiss, a newly-engaged couple, are driving on a stormy night when a fl...

What goes bump in the night at IUS

What goes bump in the night at IUS

Erin Coffee, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2017


Filed under Campus

It wouldn’t be October without mentioning the things that go bump in the night. Every campus has its fair share of ghostly tales and IU Southeast is no exception, with stories floating around about mysterious occurrences in the lodges to others that warn against studying in the library after dark. In...

Benefits of Multilingualism

Benefits of Multilingualism

Candace Leilani, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2017


Filed under Campus, Education, News

Colleges across the United States require students to undertake a certain amount of credits toward a foreign language. Those who take a foreign language discover that acquiring the skills to speak a second – if not third – language give a new aspect on life and what it may bring. One of the to...

Out of the Darkness to Fight Suicide

Out of the Darkness to Fight Suicide

Chandler Cooper, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2017


Filed under Campus

The Out of the Darkness Walk to Fight Suicide, hosted by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, was held on IU Southeast’s campus at McCullough Plaza, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sep. 30. The event welcomed students and faculty as well as Chancellor Ray Wallace and the community...

“There’s a gift waiting for you at every street corner” – World famous photographer Peter Turnley speaks at IUS

“There’s a gift waiting for you at every street corner” – World famous photographer Peter Turnley speaks at IUS

Joshua Roy and Dustin Kiefer

October 4, 2017


Filed under Campus, Entertainment, News

The sound of applause fades as Peter Turnley walks on stage. “Keep your eyes and heart open, there’s a gift waiting for you at every street corner,” said in his opening remarks. He presents a timeline of photos – from cafes in Paris to the Somali Famine, to trips to Cuba, ending in a bar...

New Technology Comes to Knobview

New Technology Comes to Knobview

Connor Edrington, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2017


Filed under Campus

The computer lab is closed and the lights are off. Screens glow as updates are made to the new computers that students will be using to finish their papers and projects starting in the Fall. Over the summer IU Southeast replaced its computers in computer lab in Knobview Hall. The upgrading of the...

State of the Campus Address

State of the Campus Address

Stephen Simmons, Staff Reporter

September 25, 2017


Filed under Campus, Campus Photos, News

Chancellor Ray Wallace, entering his fourth year as chancellor, took the stage in the Hoosier Room for a State of the Campus Address to discuss his plans for IU Southeast’s future, including budget cuts and new online content. The address was held in the Hoosier Room at 8 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 22. Wa...

New Fitness Club at IU Southeast

New Fitness Club at IU Southeast

Julie Jackson, Staff Reporter

September 17, 2017


Filed under Campus

The start of a new semester means the start of new clubs at IU Southeast. One specific club forming this semester is Fit 4 You, which meets every Thursday at 12:20pm in the Adult Student Center in University Center South. The club focuses on mental and physical health and holding each other accountable...

IUS battles stress

IUS battles stress

Candace Leilani, Staff Reporter

September 16, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

These days, college students juggle classes, work, relationships and family; with a narrow margin of free time. New and transfer students have the additional stress of entering a new environment. IU Southeast has a variety of services available to students including personal counseling, financial aid and a...

Transfer students: why IU Southeast?

Connie Howlett, Staff Reporter

September 16, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

Affordability, proximity and close relationships with professors; these are some of the reasons why students have transferred to IU Southeast. Valeria Aramburu, an academic advisor in the school of natural sciences for four years said transfer students can be students that have started at a communit...

Unusual combo takes stage in the Ogle Center

Unusual combo takes stage in the Ogle Center

Samuel Murphy, Staff Reporter

September 13, 2017


Filed under Campus, Entertainment

Sexual assault and humor is a combination not often paired together, but that did not stop Catharsis Productions from creating an interactive, unorthodox program to tackle the topic of sexual assault prevention. Monday, Sept. 11, IUS Campus Activities Board and Sigma Kappa presented Catharsis Productions’ ...