The Horizon

Changing how you eat on campus

Changing how you eat on campus

Lori Mundell, Staff Reporter

September 8, 2015

The coffee shop on the main level of the library is closed. In its place will be a Subway that the university plans to open by the spring semester, according to Julie Ingram, the manager of conference and dining services at IU Southeast. This is one of several changes to dining services this year. The...

Planner going green, printing getting lean

Planner going green, printing getting lean

Katie Casper, Staff Reporter

September 8, 2015

Two big changes that have taken place this fall are the switch to the student digital planners and the decrease in printing allotments. Due to a budget cut of 35 percent, the free student planners provided by the university have been moved online. Printing allotments have also changed on all IU campuses....

The Grenadier discount

The Grenadier discount

Kayla Smith and Aprile Rickert

May 14, 2015

No matter how ugly the picture on a student’s UCard may be, IUS students have many perks and benefits that come with their UCard. From money-saving to an all-around ticket to events, Students can take advantage of some of these benefits on and off campus to help make their lives a tad bit easier. On Campus ...

UCard utilizes regional businesses

IUS Horizon

February 25, 2013

During the past five years, IU Southeast has provided each student with a universal card that can serve many purposes, known as the UCard. Since the implementation of the UCard, administration at IU Southeast has made the UCard the only form of payment accepted on campus besides cash. Debit and credit...

SGA proposes DVD rental kiosk for students on campus

IUS Horizon

November 12, 2012

The Student Government Association met for its weekly meeting on Thursday, Nov. 8. A probationary senator was introduced and another senator was sworn in during the meeting, among ideas and discussions of implementing a Redbox on campus. Redbox Melissa Hill, fiscal officer and campus car...

IUS community copes with delay in financial aid

IUS Horizon

September 10, 2012

For this school year, there will be a delay in students receiving their financial aid, due to a law passed by Congress in December 2011. This new law being implemented by Congress will affect how much financial aid students can receive, how long they can receive it and how soon interest will begin t...

Meal Plan and UCard Poll

IUS Horizon

October 2, 2011

What do you think about the current meal plan and UCard system on campus?

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...

UCard debit account has benefits, limitations

IUS Horizon

September 26, 2008

Although the debit account function of the UCard may be a useful tool for learning the ropes of personal finance, its usability is still fairly limited.  The UCard serves as personal identification for students and is necessary for several functions such as checking out library items and purchasing...