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Forum discusses same-sex marriage

IUS Horizon

April 19, 2009

The Civil Liberties Union held their spring forum April 9, where they discussed same-sex marriages. A large crowd gathered to listen in the IUS Library. One of the speakers, Kathy Sarris, president of Indiana Equality, said people in legislative positions know the legalization of same-sex marriages...

Fine arts senior showcase

IUS Horizon

April 10, 2009

The opening reception for the 2009 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition was held at the Ronald L. Barr Gallery, located in Knobview Hall, on Thursday, April 2. The BFA Exhibition is held every spring and includes artwork from graduating BFA students. The exhibition is a requirement for all BFA students. This ye...

Program addresses persuasiveness

IUS Horizon

April 5, 2009

James Kauffman, professor of communication, and Vijay Karishna, professor of advertising, presented a lecture on Tuesday, March 17, on how to persuade others to say yes to you. The lecture was part of a series offered by the IUS Library called, “A Little Knowledge…” Kauffman and Karishna’s...

Student showcase

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March 15, 2009

The first IUS Student Showcase on Wednesday, March 11 allowed students see what some clubs and academic programs at IU Southeast have to offer. “It’s so much more appealing because it’s by students for students,” Hannah Piechowski, an Academic Success Center intern said. The Student Showcase wa...

IUS softball team picked to finish first in KIAC

IUS Horizon

February 20, 2009

The IUS softball team is going to have to win with good defense and a lot of help from underclassmen this season. The team gained 13 newcomers, 11 of which are freshman. Read More »...

IUS women’s team sweeps Asbury

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February 20, 2009

The IUS women’s basketball team started out strong against Asbury, on Thursday, Feb. 12, and won 67-43 in the Activities Building. “It was a convincing win,” Robin Farris, IUS head coach, said.  “It was a real confidence builder.” This was the Grenadiers’ third win in a row. Farris sai...

Grenadiers enforce on the basketball court

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January 31, 2009

The men’s basketball team led the Berea Mountaineers all through the game on Tuesday, Jan. 20, and won 90-81. Despite the win, head coach Wiley Brown said the team did not play to the best of their abilities. Read More »...

IUS names new volleyball coach

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January 27, 2009

The IUS volleyball team announced on Jan. 6 that Lesley Drury-Prather will take over as head coach for Carrie Lilly.  Lilly resigned in November 2008 due scheduling conflicts with her full-time job. Drury-Prather has played volleyball since she was in the second grade and played for the Universit...

Psychologist has passion for teaching

IUS Horizon

November 22, 2008

Robin K. Morgan, professor of psychology, has worked at IU Southeast for 20 years, and never thought teaching would be what she is doing today 20 years ago. “When I was starting my graduate [career] I was not interest in academia at all,” Morgan said. Before Morgan came to IU Southeast she was ...

Award winning poet to visit IUS

IUS Horizon

November 15, 2008

The IUS Library is holding a poetry reading for Constance Merritt, who is a published and award winning poet on Nov. 18 at 12:15 p.m. She has won many awards which include Vassar Miller Prize in Poetry, a Library of Virginia Book Award finalist, and a finalist for the William Carlos Williams Book ...

Theatre runs through her blood

IUS Horizon

November 7, 2008

Christe Lunsford, assistant professor of theater, has been in the entertainment business for much of her life and teaches students about stage craft at IU Southeast. This year is Lunsford’s second year at IU Southeast. She teaches stage craft, theater application and sound design. Her main classes are sta...

IUS volleyball loses to ranked Campbellsville

IUS Horizon

November 1, 2008

The IUS volleyball team lost their match up against the Campbellsville University Tigers on Wednesday, Oct. 22, in a 3-0 loss of 25-23, 25-19, 25-22. In the first set each team started off good. Each team making point after point, but Campbellsville edged out at the end to win by 25-23. The second ...