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Shakespeare with Veterans for suicide prevention

Kentucky Shakespeare Veterans performing “Henry V.”

Jewell Conner, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2016

Daggers drawn, as they circle in closer. The words "revenge, revenge," echo from the group in unison. This was an interactive performance of “Merchant of Venice” performed by Kentucky Shakespeare Veterans. On Thursday, Sept. 22, in Hoosier Room East, a group of nine veterans, both men and...

Suicide Prevention Week at IUS

Jewell Conner, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2016

September is national suicide prevention month. According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention suicide claims more than 32,000 lives a year in the United States and is the number two cause of death among college aged students. According to the American Association of Suicidology suicide...

Student veterans compete in statewide competition

IUS Horizon

November 25, 2012

The IU Southeast Student Veterans’ Organization placed second in the Indiana State Student Veterans Hall of Fame Competition on Oct. 27 at the NCAA Hall of Champions in downtown Indianapolis. Sponsored by the Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University, this event allowed Indiana coll...

IUS preserves in time capsule for 25 years

IUS Horizon

August 26, 2012

Last spring, Dale Brown, secondary education senior and president of the Student Alumni Association, and Matt Owen, political science senior, met to discuss new tradition ideas to implement for the 70th anniversary of IU Southeast. Brown, Owen and fellow members of the SAA came up with the trad...

Operation: Success — Veterans maintain grant

IUS Horizon

January 23, 2012

For the third year in a row, IU Southeast will receive the Operation Diploma Grant – a grant that helps assist the university in its efforts to support student veterans and their families. The grant is a partnership between IU Southeast and Ivy Tech. The Operation Diploma Grant is made possible...

Campus tribute honors Veterans Day

IUS Horizon

November 28, 2011

Veteran’s Day did not pass by unnoticed for many members of the IUS community. Two events were held in honor of U.S. veterans and to remind citizens of those who fought for the country. The third annual IUS Veteran’s Day memorial service was held at McCullough Plaza on Nov. 10. During t...

Student veteran takes pride in involvement

IUS Horizon

November 28, 2011

Members of the Student Veterans Organization said they have an incredible asset in the form of ex-Marine, Richard Madley, geosciences junior. Madley suffered a head injury while training in the Marines, which left him disabled with severe headaches and potential seizures. “I’ve learned so ...