The Horizon

Japan Center bridges two cultures

IUS Horizon

January 31, 2009

The Japan Center at IU Southeast is a resource that few on campus are aware of but provides services that help to connect and promote understanding between two distinct but increasingly intertwined cultures.   Established in 1988 as the Japanese Cultural Center, the Japan Center works to establish ...

IUS names new volleyball coach

IUS Horizon

January 28, 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...

Secretary works to impove diversity, equity on campus

IUS Horizon

January 28, 2009

IU Southeast’s Office of Equity and Diversity added a new member to its team with the hiring of Secretary Ruth Pierce, in December 2008. Pierce said she, alongside Darlene P. Young, affirmative action officer and trainer, strive to ensure campus compliance with federal, state and local laws in addition...

IUS names new vice chancellor

IUS Horizon

January 28, 2009

Dana Wavle left his family in New York to begin new position at IU Southeast. Wavle, the new vice chancellor for finance and administration, is replacing former vice chancellor Steve Taksar. “It was a great career opportunity,” Wavle said. “I had been looking at opportunities, but I didn’t...