The Horizon

Blotter: Student moves after harassment complaint

IUS Horizon

April 18, 2011

April 12 at 3:09 p.m. An officer helped a student in Forest Lodge finish moving to a new dorm room following harassment complaints. April 14 at 3:45 p.m. An officer gave a homeless student a ride to the Haven House shelter in Jeffersonville. April 14 at 7:45 p.m. Reporting her missing purse...

Tyranny of senior editor ends

IUS Horizon

April 18, 2011

Well, this is it. After three and a half years of ink, sweat and tears, this column marks my last article as a member of The Horizon newspaper staff. My reign of terror is sadly at an end. I’ve run this newspaper for two years now, designed 125 pages and written a few dozen stories. The Horizon ...

Blotter: Tennis player throws racket at windshield

IUS Horizon

April 10, 2011

April 2 at 3:37 p.m. After losing a match, a tennis player threw his racket at a parked vehicle next to the Tennis Courts. The windshield of the vehicle was cracked, and the victim reported approximately $300 in damages. April 4 at 8:46 p.m. A report of a strong, natural gas smell was reported fr...

Student arrested for theft

IUS Horizon

March 19, 2011

March 14 at 9:39 a.m.After a month-long process, IUS Police arrested a student for theft. Ashley Y. Henderson, a 19-year-old IUS student, was arrested for cashing two checks that didn’t belong to her. On Feb. 18, Charles Edelen, IUS Police chief, received a report from the IU Credit Union that checks f...

Blotter: Suspicious people reported

IUS Horizon

March 14, 2011

March 6 at 4:28 a.m. An officer noticed two suspicious people hanging around the wall of Hillside Hall overlooking the dorms. The officer told the people to stay away from the wall. Read More »...

Second semester of FYS won’t help

IUS Horizon

March 14, 2011

With the IUS graduation rate standing at 30 percent, there’s pressure on the administration to figure out how to retain more students. This is why the Student Success and Persistence Task Force was created last spring. Even though the SSPTF came up with a well-researched report detailing previous re...

Blotter: Flying Tents

IUS Horizon

March 7, 2011

Feb. 28 at 7:34 a.m. An IUS Police officer observed a tent set up near some of the buildings off Hausfeldt Lane. He concluded the tent blew off a vehicle on the expressway. Read More »...

Blotter: Disoriented student taken to care center

IUS Horizon

February 21, 2011

Feb. 14 at 8:50 a.m. An officer was dispatched to Knobview Hall in response to a student who was disoriented and had fallen. The officer transported the student to an immediate care center.   Feb. 14 at 9:52 a.m. An employee reported racial comments were carved into one of the stalls in the men...

Ind. House wrong about gay marriage ban

IUS Horizon

February 21, 2011

House Joint Resolution 6, a resolution that would outlaw gay marriage in the state of Indiana, was passed in the state House of Representatives on Feb. 15 with a vote of 70-26. This resolution aims to ban same-sex marriages and civil unions, and it’s one step closer to being a part of Indiana’s co...

Blotter: Campus thefts continue

IUS Horizon

February 18, 2011

Feb. 4 at 8:42 a.m. A staff member at the IUS Library reported $125 was stolen from her purse. Read More »...

Blotter: Water pipe breaks in Hausfeldt Building

IUS Horizon

January 30, 2011

Jan. 22 at 11:36 a.m. A water pipe in the Hausfeldt Building broke due to cold weather, and there was extensive damage in the hallway and the kitchen. The Physical Plant was notified. Read More »...

Blotter: On-campus thefts continue during break

IUS Horizon

January 24, 2011

Editor’s note: The following entries cover reports since Nov. 20, 2010, which was the last time The Horizon was published. Nov. 23 at 1:08 p.m. A central processing unit was taken from a second floor computer room in Grove Lodge. A report was taken. Dec. 7 at 1:20 p.m. An officer responded to a s...