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#BlackArtMatters

#BlackArtMatters

Tassy Payne, Staff Reporter
March 22, 2017
Filed under Kentuckiana, Photos

Life stories and experiences aren’t always easily shared with others through word of mouth alone. Although some people share their experiences through writing, others share it through art. With the stroke of their paintbrushes, the sensitive touch of the oil pastel against the canvas or a fl...

Project AHEAD Gives Kids a Chance to Expand Their Minds

Project AHEAD Gives Kids a Chance to Expand Their Minds

Ashley Smith, Staff Reporter
November 21, 2016
Filed under Campus, Kentuckiana, News

The IU Southeast college campus turned into an elementary and middle school Saturday, Nov. 12 with students from Indiana and Louisville during the Project AHEAD event that took place in Knobview, Crestview and Life Science buildings. Project AHEAD is a four week event that includes different workshops for y...

Harvest Homecoming 2016

Harvest Homecoming 2016

Kaitlin Porter, Staff Reporter
October 16, 2016
Filed under Campus, Kentuckiana, News

Themed floats glided down Main Street in New Albany on Oct. 1 as the beginning of the 49th annual Harvest Homecoming Festival kicked off at noon at New Albany High School. A Crimson barn decorated with the Indiana University logo made its way through the parade route representing IU Southeast. Mums,...

Harvest Homecoming is upon us

Harvest Homecoming is upon us

Kaitlin Porter, Staff Reporter
October 3, 2016
Filed under Kentuckiana, News

Pageants and food and concerts, oh my! The annual Harvest Homecoming Festival is catered to people of all ages. The 2016 Harvest Homecoming Festival is over the course of 9 days and host over 50 events. The festival will be held Oct. 1 through Oct. 9 in downtown New Albany. Booth days - offering foods, crafts, infor...

Trump makes campaign trail stop in Louisville on Super Tuesday

Trump makes campaign trail stop in Louisville on Super Tuesday

Paige Thompson and Kristin Kennedy
March 3, 2016
Filed under Kentuckiana, Nation/World, News, Photos, Top Stories

Thousands of supporters and protesters gathered to hear presidential candidate Donald Trump speak in Louisville on Tuesday, March 1, just days before the Kentucky Republican caucuses. Supporters and protesters began filling the streets surrounding the Kentucky International Convention Center in the...

IUS professor discusses King’s idea of building a better community

IUS professor discusses King’s idea of building a better community

Tony Pacheco, Staff Reporter
January 23, 2016
Filed under Campus, Kentuckiana, News, Top Stories

Martin Luther King Jr. had a dream of building a better community for all people, but his notion of the beloved community is an idea that sociologists are still pursuing today. Melissa Fry, assistant professor of sociology and director of the Applied Research and Education Center at IU Southeast,...

King Breakfast raises money for scholarships

King Breakfast raises money for scholarships

Connor Edrington, Staff Reporter
January 17, 2016
Filed under Campus, Kentuckiana, News, Top Stories

On the weekend before Martin Luther King Jr. Day, groups listened to experts speak about the legacy of a man that helped pave the way for African American citizens in our country. More than 100 alumni, community members and local government officials attended the 2016 King Scholarship Breakfast and...

A message from the smooth, the flirty and the forward

A message from the smooth, the flirty and the forward

Somolia Pumphrey, Staff Reporter
November 27, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Kentuckiana, News, Photos

On Nov. 12, Grammy award-winning R&B artist Monica kicked off “The CODE RED Experience Tour” to promote the release of her upcoming album “Code Red.” The tour, which reached Louisville's Mercury Ballroom on Monday, Nov. 23, features fellow artist Rico Love and the up-and-coming girl ...

Inflating new life into downtown

Inflating new life into downtown

Ty Simpson, Staff Reporter
November 2, 2015
Filed under Kentuckiana, News

Projectors played homemade clips on a false wall and 1,800 white balloons littered the ground as "Balloonacy" took place in downtown New Albany. Balloonacy is an art installation project born and bred by associate professor of fine arts, Brian Harper and nine IUS students taking his Social Sculpture...

IU Southeast participates in Harvest Homecoming Parade

IU Southeast participates in Harvest Homecoming Parade

Parker Henes, Staff Reporter
October 6, 2015
Filed under Campus, Kentuckiana, News, Photos, Top Stories

IU Southeast and other local businesses walked the streets of downtown New Albany to kick off the Harvest Homecoming festivities on Saturday. The parade started at 12 p.m. on Vincennes Street, in front of New Albany High School. The parade then headed south onto Spring Street with the final sto...

How One Game Can Start Something World Changing

How One Game Can Start Something World Changing

Parker Henes and Ty Simpson
September 27, 2015
Filed under Campus, Kentuckiana, News

The IU Southeast Common Experience hosted a special guest on campus last week for their "Building Communities in a Global Society" series. On Sept. 22, Luma Mufleh gave two speeches while on the IUS campus to students about her involvement in helping refugees live successfully in America throug...

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