The Horizon

Eight Ways an IUS Police Officer Can Help

Eight Ways an IUS Police Officer Can Help

Randi McDole, Staff Reporter

April 24, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

A police officer’s duty is to take care of criminal offenses and keep the order. However, the police officers at IU Southeast have much more to offer beyond regular policing duties. Help with your vehicle Travis Huntley, IU Southeast police sergeant, said for $10, students can have their v...

A New Face on the Force

A New Face on the Force

Randi McDole, Staff Reporter

January 24, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

Being personable and having the ability to talk to anyone are just two of the exceptional qualities Charles Edelen, IUS Police Chief, said the IUS Police new hire exhibits. With years of experience and the desire to work with others, Ken Christian, the new IU Southeast Police officer is excited to...

Early Morning Gunshots Reported Near Edge of Campus

Early Morning Gunshots Reported Near Edge of Campus

Joseph Kauffman, Editor-in-Chief

August 11, 2016


Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

Gunshots were reportedly fired near the southern edge of IU Southeast’s campus during an attempted robbery early Thursday morning. An IU Southeast spokesperson confirmed the victim was not an IU Southeast student. No injuries were reported as a result of the incident. The attempted robbery took place on Aug...

Rising smoke

Rising smoke

John Boyle, Staff Reporter

February 22, 2016


Filed under Features

Incidents involving the use of drug and alcohol on campus have resulted in multiple police dispatches in recent weeks at IU Southeast. One call on Wednesday, Jan. 27 resulted in two non-students being cited for possession of alcohol and marijuana after they were caught with the substances while visiting...

Students learn how to prepare for studying abroad

Students learn how to prepare for studying abroad

Tony Pacheco, Staff Reporter

February 22, 2016


Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

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...

Clocking out

Clocking out

Katie Casper, Staff Reporter

November 15, 2015


Filed under Features, Profiles, Top Stories

Whether it’s a friendly smile, a quick wave or an upbeat ‘hello,’ the presence of Ruben Borrego has been felt throughout the IU Southeast campus. Now, after 15 years, his service to the campus and its students is coming to an end. On Nov. 20, Borrego will celebrate his retirement from being...

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...

From cadet to officer

From cadet to officer

Kristin Kennedy and Tassy Payne

September 8, 2015


Filed under Features, Profiles, Top Stories

With one spritz, a cloud of pepper spray hit Deven Estes’s face and went into his eyes. Estes, a criminology and criminal justice senior, had to read an index card through blurry eyes and was hit by a football dummy. “It teaches you to fight through, and it shows you that you still can perform...

Students learn self-defense mentality

IUS Horizon

January 27, 2013


Filed under News

Monica Wise, IUS Police sergeant, said the most important part of self-defense and personal safety is maintaining a survival mentality. Wise taught a self-defense class in Hoosier Room West on Thursday, Jan. 17. During the class, Wise said the best way to maintain a survival mindset is to pay attention....

IUS Police continue music; lets DJ play

IUS Horizon

October 1, 2012


Filed under Features

The Multi-cultural Student Union’s first event, The Dance of Cultures, was almost shut down in the first 40 minutes due to loud music and disrespect on Sept. 20 at the IUS Lake. Travis Huntley, IUS Police officer, and Monica Wise, IUS Police sergeant, went to the IUS Lake to ask the master of cer...

Cadet Program turns students into officers

IUS Horizon

September 24, 2012


Filed under News

In 83-degree heat and full-police uniform, Ryan Knight, criminal justice junior, has been giving out parking citations for nearly five hours. While he may be tired, Knight said he is very proud of his work as the first police cadet at IU Southeast. “I’m extremely happy with my position,...