The Horizon

Incorporating ink

Incorporating ink

Chandler Cooper, Content Editor

January 5, 2018

    Freshman Aril Offutt’s high school teacher confessed to negatively judging her based on her tattoos, but after Offutt scored the highest grade in the class, he admitted that his perception of people with tattoos was inaccurate. “I’m showing them that they’re wrong,...

Breaking Stereotypes

Kelly Ryan said half of history majors attend graduate school in the interest of entering other careers, “The same skills that kind of brought them an interest in history create a lifetime of curiosity that makes them keep moving through careers by attending graduate school.”

Stephen Simmons, Staff Writer

December 9, 2017

Students who earn Social Science degrees often enter careers that are different than the name of their degrees imply. IU Southeast’s School of Social Sciences offers undergraduate degree programs in criminology and criminal justice, history, international studies, journalism, neuroscience, political science, ...

Student finds more time, money with Mary Kay

Student finds more time, money with Mary Kay

Melissa Spaide

March 31, 2014

When Jessie Clifford, biology freshman, sits down with a client, she smiles. It does not seem or look like work to her. She explains everything she knows about aging and the beauty products lined up in front of her. She knows they work because she uses them. Clifford is a Mary Kay independent beauty...

Customer service takes back seat to revenue

IUS Horizon

September 16, 2012

A business’ customer service is what ultimately sets the company apart from its competitors. I do not care how good the food is or how cute the shirt is, if I have to deal with a waiter or cashier who obviously wants to be anywhere else instead of earning money pleasantly. The phrases “he is ju...

IUS impacts economy

IUS Horizon

March 11, 2012

According to the economic impact study released on Feb. 16, IU Southeast contributed $124.4 million to the local economy, including thousands of jobs. “The $124 million economic impact figure represents the direct spending of IUS in Indiana,” Mark Land, associate vice president for University ...

Editor implores passion in poor economy

IUS Horizon

November 13, 2011

A beautiful home, multiple vehicles, annual vacations and overall financial stability are what Americans have referred to as “the dream” for years. The idea of the “American dream” was originally the promise of the possibility of prosperity and success for everyone, regardless of social class or...