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IUS Celebrates Culture at the International Festival

The Hindu Sacred Dance group’s performance included live performances of traditional Hindu dances and a vocal performance of a traditional Hindu song. According to the group, dance is considered an offering to a deity and was performed by temple dancers called “devadasis” who dedicated their lives to the sacred art.

Kristy Fennessey, Staff Reporter

March 22, 2017

The tantalizing sound of foreign music and the enticing smells of exotic food filled the Hoosier Room Tuesday evening at IU Southeast’s annual International Festival held by the Office of International Programs at IU Southeast. According to Valerie Scott, senior lecturer in psychology and co-director of Int...

Field Biology program holds event celebrating its 20th year of overseas study

Cheryl Neal, IUS alumna who received a Bachelor of Science in psychology in 1987 and a Master of Science in education in 1990, won the Mexican sun wall hanging during the silent auction that occurred during the Field Biology program's event, 20 Countries in 20 Years.

Tony Pacheco, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2016

The IUS Field Biology program is celebrating 20 years of travel to more than 20 countries. On Saturday, March 5, the program celebrated its 20th year of overseas study with an event called 20 Countries in 20 Years from 7 to 10 p.m. in University Center North, room 127. Students, alumni, faculty and staff at...

Students learn how to prepare for studying abroad

Dale Brown, geosciences senior, gives packing and preparation advice to students interested in international travel.

Tony Pacheco, Staff Reporter

February 22, 2016

Planning a study-abroad trip involves several steps, but an IUS senior and an IUS alumna recently showed students how to make the process easier. Dale Brown, geosciences senior, and Katherine Clark, accountant at Harding, Shymanski & Company, P.S.C., gave international trip planning, safety and...

17th annual International Festival: music, dance and cuisine from around the world

Ishwarya Iyer, adjunct professor of social informatics, tattoos henna at International Festival

Kristin Kennedy, Staff

March 12, 2015

                      The sound of bagpipes traveled, Bollywood dancers shimmied and the smell of bangers and mash wafted through the air during the IU Southeast International Festival. The 17th annual Intern...