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51st Harvest Homecoming Parade embarks the fall festival of the season

51st Harvest Homecoming Parade embarks the fall festival of the season

Candace Leilani, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2018


Filed under Kentuckiana, Local, News

Saturday, Oct. 6,  was the kickoff of the locally famous Harvest Homecoming. The parade showing many local service people, community businesses and youth-oriented activities gave not only a chance for the community to clap their support to those walking, but it was a fun day for families to spend time ...

2018 State of the Campus Address

2018 State of the Campus Address

John Clere and Stephen Simmons

September 23, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

The Hoosier Room was host to IU Southeast’s State of the Campus Address on Friday, Sept. 21. Chancellor Ray Wallace delivered the annual speech in front of staff and faculty, covering topics like enrollment, new programs, campus budget and IU Southeast’s bass fishing team. In last year’s addre...

Veterans Honored at IU Southeast

Veterans Honored at IU Southeast

Jewell Conner, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2016


Filed under Campus, News

“Attention!” rings through the air. Men in uniform walk through the crowd carrying the American flag. Another command is called and they come to a halt and salute. Flags at half mast representing the men and women who have fought and died for their country. On Friday, Nov. 11 at 11:15 a.m....

New Rooms for a New Year

New Rooms for a New Year

Connor Edrington, Assistant News Editor

August 25, 2016


Filed under News

For some students, entering a new academic year also means entering a new home away from home. On Thursday, August 18 students brought their belongings to one of five lodges on campus during move-in day. The event lasted from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. to allow new students enough time to get their belongings...

IUS holds Glitter Fever 2016 – Carnaval!

IUS holds Glitter Fever 2016 – Carnaval!

Lori Mundell, Staff Reporter

March 20, 2016


Filed under Campus, News

Lights, music, lip-sync, dancing and drag performers filled the IU Southeast Hoosier Room during Glitter Fever 2016 -  Carnaval. The annual event took place on Saturday, March 12, in the Hoosier Room in University Center North. Ten drag queens, kings, and faux-queens performed over the two acts that...

KIAC changes name to River States Conference

KIAC changes name to River States Conference

Parker Henes, Sports Editor

March 6, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The conference that IU Southeast plays in changed their name and logo to celebrate the one hundredth year anniversary of the Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (KIAC) on Friday, Mar. 4, 2016. The KIAC has restructured their image. The new name of the KIAC is the River States Conference. This...

IU Southeast to begin flat-rate tuition for full-time students

IU Southeast to begin flat-rate tuition for full-time students

Joel Stinnett, Staff Reporter

November 26, 2015


Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

An IU Southeast education will have added value for some students beginning in fall 2016. Indiana University announced Wednesday that its regional campuses – including IU Southeast – will be moving to a flat-rate tuition in an effort to minimize student debt and incentivize students to graduate...

Car accident causes campus wide power outage

Car accident causes campus wide power outage

Paige Thompson, Managing Editor

November 3, 2015


Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

On Monday, Nov. 2, IU Southeast experienced a campus-wide power outage. According to Major Paul Holcomb of New Chapel Fire Department, the power outage was the result of an accident by a vehicle driving down Grant Line Road that took out a power line, several mail boxes and a nearby school speed limit...

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...

Campus lockdown leads to new door locks

Campus lockdown leads to new door locks

Joel Stinnett, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2015


Filed under Campus, News

A little more than a year ago, on a rainy September afternoon, a report of an armed individual on campus sent IU Southeast into lockdown mode. On September 11, 2014, a student reported to campus police that someone had what appeared to be part of a gun sticking out of his camouflage backpack. Officials...

Tuition freeze only at Bloomington

Tuition freeze only at Bloomington

Hannah Foreman, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2015


Filed under News

The Indiana University Bloomington campus experienced a freeze this past summer but not in the weather. As of June 3rd, IU Bloomington tuition rates will be frozen and will not be increased for the next two years for undergraduate students who live in Indiana. Out-of-state residents attending IU Bloomington...

Staying on track in the snow

Staying on track in the snow

Elijah Lossner, Sports Editor

February 23, 2015


Filed under News

After a week of almost no classes, attention turns to how students and faculty deal with the loss of class time and staying on track. What strategies do professors use in these situations? And how much responsibility is on the students to fulfill their end of the bargain? It isn't just up to the...