The Horizon

New Graduate Programs Start This Fall

New Graduate Programs  Start This Fall

Ryan McCracken, Staff Reporter

September 19, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

It does not matter what undergraduate degree you are completing, IU Southeast now offers a graduate opportunity for you. As the campus continues to see increased enrollment in graduate programs, more degrees are being added to increase student opportunities. Master of Arts in Mental Health Counsel...

Sellersburg joins the expanding Coffee Crossing community

Sellersburg joins the expanding Coffee Crossing community

Josie Garwood, Staff Reporter

September 19, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

The high-pitched squeals of milk steaming muffled by the chatter of students, coworkers, and friends fill the Grant Line location of Coffee Crossing. The baristas bustle behind the bar, practicing their craft of specialty coffee. They work from dawn until dusk, striving to provide the warmest atmosphere...

The evolution of learning environments

The evolution of learning environments

Dante Mills, Staff Reporter

September 19, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

If you’re a student who works full time, is raising a child or has other responsibilities, it may be difficult to fit a three-hour class into your schedule. But maybe you also find it difficult to learn math outside of the traditional classroom. IU Southeast offers a variety of ways for students to receive their ...

Note-Taking Techniques

Note-Taking Techniques

Bryce Shreve, Staff Reporter

September 19, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Casual banter trails off as the professor enters the room. A hush falls over the class as the dreaded Chapter One slideshow appears on the board. Students — well, most students — quickly reach for their notebooks. But in the digital age, not all notebooks are made from dead trees. Although there...

A virtual walk in the park

A virtual walk in the park

Joshua Roy, Staff Reporter

September 19, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

A life-size, remote controlled R2-D2 greeted students in the cafeteria on Wednesday, Sept. 12, as a part of IU Southeast’s “Game On.” Each semester, the University Information Technology Services puts on “Game On” to introduce students to different technology resources on campus. They h...

IU Southeast commemorates 9/11 anniversary

IU Southeast commemorates 9/11 anniversary

Dustin Kiefer, Staff Reporter

September 11, 2018


Filed under Campus, Campus Photos, Nation/World, News, Photos

A cool morning air gently flows over McCullough Plaza carried on by a peaceful morning breeze. At 8:46 a.m. on Sept. 11, 17 years ago, the first plane, Flight 11, crashed into the the North Tower of the World Trade Center. Today, at the same time of the attacks, Chancellor Ray Wallace and a small group o...

Students Weigh in on when Spring Break will be

Students Weigh in on when Spring Break will be

Sarah Magin, Editor-in-Chief

September 11, 2018


Filed under Campus, Local, News

The IU Southeast Faculty Senate has proposed to move spring break two weeks earlier in the semester. This would align spring break with all Indiana University campuses. Previously, IU Southeast’s spring break had aligned with several of the local K-12 school districts' spring breaks.   The Academ...

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 ...

Fall concert lineup

Fall concert lineup

Erin Coffee, Content Editor

August 23, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Kentuckiana, News

Whether you’re a frequent concert-goer or just getting into the swing of things, the Louisville area has it all. Rhythmic hip hop beats, sultry indie tunes, bass-driven rock, and everything in between. Within the next month, a variety of talent is coming to the concert halls around Louisville. Get ...

Summer 2018 Social Recap

Summer 2018 Social Recap

Meleena Richardson, Social Media Director

August 23, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News

Social media has been on the rise and shows no signs of going anywhere but up. According to a new study published by Hootsuite, a platform designed to engage in all things social media, an estimated 40 percent of the world’s population is using a social media platform and this number is expected to...

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...