The Horizon

Two professional photographers captured IU Southeast’s attention at the Ogle Center

Tamara Gooch (right) answers a question while Jess Lee listens. Photo by Sydney Randall.

Sydney Randall, Staff Reporter

October 29, 2019

Renowned professional photographers Jess Lee and Tamara Gooch came to IU Southeast to speak about their experiences and share the beauty of nature and wildlife within their images at the Ogle Center Thursday, Oct. 24. The event is part of the 11th annual Louisville Photo Biennial, which is a photo...

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: a day to serve

Betty Collard hangs a shirt onto a rack in the sorting room. Students would put clothes on hangers so they were ready to be sold in the front of the store.

Joshua Roy, Kat Lynn, and Shelby Pennington

January 22, 2019

January 21, 2019 celebrates the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., activist and leader of the civil rights movement. An American federal holiday, MLK Jr. Day is a day off for workers and students across the nation. Students from IU Southeast and volunteers from around the area volunteered...

The World’s Largest Bounce House is Coming to Lexington

The World’s Largest Bounce House is Coming to Lexington

Brittany Bullard, Staff Reporter

September 19, 2018

Recognized as the world’s largest bouncy castle by the Guinness Book of World Records, The Big Bounce America will land in Lexington, Kentucky at Masterson Station Park from September 22 to 23. Described as “50 percent activity, 50 percent dance party and 100 percent the biggest bounce house in the...

IU Southeast commemorates 9/11 anniversary

IUS students and faculty gathered at McCullough Plaza at 8:45 a.m. on Tuesday to remember the attacks on Sept 11, 17 years ago.

Dustin Kiefer, Staff Reporter

September 11, 2018

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...

Another Year for the Books

A student embraces a professor after receiving his diploma.

Erin Coffee, Content Editor

May 8, 2018

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...

A Special Valentine’s Day

Head over to the nearest Red Robin. Sign up for the rewards program ahead of time because members can get 50 percent off any gourmet burger with the purchase of another burger on Valentine’s Day.   “Be sure to come on out because there’s going to be a great turnout and a possibility for more deals if you’re a member of the Red Robin rewards,” Jake Dabblett, Yum! Restaurant manager, said.

Jayla Rose, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2018

Indiana has plenty of ideas for Valentine’s Day. Whether it’s a date with friends or a significant other, almost anyone is down to say yes to food, especially when the word “free” is involved.

Senior art exhibit brightens the IUS campus

Savannah Goerres is a Drawing major, who also enjoys crocheting and knitting in her free time. When asked what art it, her reply was, “It gives a voice to people who don’t necessarily have a way to speak and express themselves.” Photo by Beth Hunter.

Beth Hunter, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2017

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...

Who said make-up has to be for beauty?

Who said make-up has to be for beauty?

Joshua Roy, Volunteer Reporter

November 10, 2017

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...

Art in Speed Park

Park goers, observing prints and paintings by Jeaneen Barnhart, a local Louisville and longtime Art In Speed Park featured artist. Barnhart’s most popular piece, Secretariat, a depiction of the 1973 Triple Crown champion (far right) was featured at Barnhart’s booth as well.

Lydia Wieczorek, Staff Writer

August 30, 2017