The Horizon

New dean of education brings her tradition into new role

New dean of education brings her tradition into new role

Joel Stinnett, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2015

Doyin Coker-Kolo was raised in an area in the southwest corner of Nigeria called Abeokuta, meaning "a town under a rock." The town was given that name because it is surrounded by jagged outcrops of rocks that locals would hide under in times of war or when slave hunters were in the area. "The rock...

Chancellor Wallace’s first semester at IUS

Chancellor Wallace’s first semester at IUS

Joel Stinnett, Managing Editor for Digital

December 1, 2014

On Friday Dec. 5, Chancellor Ray Wallace will walk onstage at The Ogle Center in full regalia. In the crowd will be IU President Michael A. McRobbie and the chancellors of each IU campus. His family and friends will be in attendance, as well as coworkers from a near 30-year career in education that...

New Chancellor Ray Wallace wants to share the secret of IU Southeast

New Chancellor Ray Wallace wants to share the secret of IU Southeast

Joel Stinnett, Digital Managing Editor

August 22, 2014

IU Southeast Chancellor Ray Wallace knows what it is like to be a newcomer in a foreign land. In 1978 the Northern Ireland native arrived in the United States thanks to a track scholarship, and promptly stumbled out of the starting blocks. "It was wild," Wallace said. "Intellectually, I knew about...

Enrollment falls back for semester

IUS Horizon

September 16, 2012

IU Southeast enrollment dropped by 5 percent for the fall 2012 semester and has the smallest population out of the eight regional Indiana University campuses. Christopher Crews, associate director of Admissions, said IU Southeast expected a drop due to the demographics. “We expected and knew t...

Lodge to fulfill need for housing

IUS Horizon

August 26, 2012

IU Southeast broke ground for the newest campus lodge during a ceremony on April 25. Timber Lodge will be the sixth housing unit on campus with a projected opening in fall 2013 with an additional 76 beds. “Much like four years ago, this is also a very special moment for we seized upon a unique opportunity to add another lodge and the...

Alumni Association expands student scholarship program

IUS Horizon

August 26, 2012

As part of a new initiative to help the campus community, the IU Southeast Alumni Association is offering six scholarships to students for the 2012-13 school year. The scholarship amounts total $10,000, with six $1,000 scholarships and one $4,000 scholarship for Athletics. Of the six scholarships,...