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IUS fine arts students bond during Harvest Float production

IUS fine arts students bond during Harvest Float production

Logan Stephens, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2019

The bead-throwing of Mardi Gras combined with the candy-giving of Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 5, for IU Southeast’s Mardi Gras and Halloween-inspired floats at this year’s Harvest Homecoming Parade and Float Show. There were two IU Southeast floats, one created by the Fine Arts department and another...

Dealing with harassment on campus

Dealing with harassment on campus

Jordan Gregg, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2019

IUPD has issued three crime notice disclosures related to stalking and harassment this semester. The IUS Police Department provides assistance and resources for students who have concerns regarding their safety or any other issues they face either on or off campus. An open door policy is emphasized...

Club Spotlight: Chemistry Club

Club Spotlight: Chemistry Club

Bryce Shreve, Managing Editor

October 6, 2019

Snacks, soda and a passion for science filled room 110 in the Physical Science building as the IUS Chemistry Club held its second meeting of the fall semester on Thursday, October 3. Katie McCoy, club president and junior chemistry major, detailed upcoming events for the 22 science enthusiasts in...

Academic assets: Minors and internships

Academic assets: Minors and internships

Anna Smith, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2019

Minors and internships are two academic resources that can benefit students after they graduate and enter the job market. When planning class schedules and working toward career goals, students often question whether to pursue a minor or apply for an internship. While every degree at IU Southeast...

Faces of IUS

Faces of IUS

Anna Smith, Staff Reporter

September 22, 2019

Hannah attended IU for two years and has been at IU Southeast for the last few years. “I like the small classes. You get to know your teachers and all the students and it is easy to meet people and study and know they are all working towards the same goal as you.” She is not sure what she wi...

Club Spotlight: English Club

Club Spotlight: English Club

Natalie Allen, Staff Reporter

September 22, 2019

For several years, the existence and composition of the IUS English Club varied depending on the semester. At times it had multiple members and other times it had none. This semester, two students set out to change that. English Club President Mackenzi Petri and Vice-President Marissa Ellis were...

Student, supervisor, professor

Student, supervisor, professor

Logan Stephens, Staff Reporter

September 22, 2019

Coffee shops are common places professors and students go to finish their work while enjoying a hot cup of coffee after a long day on campus. The same can be said for Matthew Goldberg, an adjunct professor at IU Southeast. He takes this short time in the coffee shop for himself, relaxing from the...

Banned Books Week

Banned Books Week

Sierra Cullins, Staff Reporter

September 22, 2019

The IUS Library will begin its celebration of Banned Books Week September 22. The annual celebration highlights the value of free and open access to information. According to David Grogan, director of advocacy and public policy for the American Booksellers Association, Banned Books Week “brings...

New school, new beginnings

New school, new beginnings

Sydney Randall, Staff Reporter

September 9, 2019

The start of a new school year means a new crop of students. Most individuals think of a new student as an 18-year-old freshman who is starting college for the very first time. Occasionally, that new student is not a freshman—they are a transfer student. Starting over at a brand new college as a...

Most popular degrees at IU Southeast

Most popular degrees at IU Southeast

Aubryn Crotchett, Staff Reporter

September 9, 2019

There are six undergraduate schools at the university. These include the School of Arts and Letters, School of Business, School of Education, School of Natural Sciences, School of Nursing and the School of Social Sciences.  IU Southeast also offers graduate studies in the Schools of Arts and Lett...

Club Spotlight: Animal Rights Club

Club Spotlight: Animal Rights Club

Beth Hunter, Content Editor

September 3, 2019

The issue of animal rights is growing in popularity. Many people may want to make a lifestyle change to eat with animal rights in mind, but the passion to do so is not widespread. For graphic design freshman Madison Phillips, her passion is helping animals. Phillips has been an animal lover for...

Recbar 812 powering up downtown New Albany

Recbar 812 powering up downtown New Albany

Bryce Shreve, Managing Editor

September 3, 2019

New Albany’s Pearl Street will soon be home to an expansion of Louisville’s popular arcade-bar known as Recbar. The New Albany Recbar location will occupy more than double the square footage of its Louisville location. Founder and owner Corey Sims plans on housing over 200 games at Recbar 812,...