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The Sound of Our Souls

The Sound of Our Souls

Kristy Fennessey, Staff Writer

September 19, 2016

With a mother who sang as first alto in her church choir since she was 10 and a father who was a professional disc jockey, it may come as no small surprise that their son turned out to be an aspiring musician. Delmar James Pruitt, Jr. or DJ Pruitt, as he prefers to go by, is a young R&B and Soul...

Better Writing on Campus

Better Writing on Campus

Morgan Wooden, Staff Writer

September 19, 2016

The lights are low and the sounds of music waft around the room. Peaceful beach scenes play on the surrounding computer screens. A stark contrast to the construction currently happening just outside the front doors of Knobview Hall, a tranquil and collected environment is set in the Writing Center at...

She’s Got Them Dancing

She's Got Them Dancing

Kristy Fennessey, Staff Writer

September 13, 2016

In Jane Blum’s class, there are no pencils and there is no paper; instead, students are expected to bring with them some natural rhythm and the willingness to experience something new. “Today I will begin Waltz for the 15th time,” Blum exclaimed. It was 20 minutes before her fir...

Balancing Act

Balancing Act

Morgan Wooden, Staff Writer

September 13, 2016

Sitting behind the ceramics wheel on a humid Sunday morning in Knobview Hall, journalism and fine arts senior Charlyn Corum is wasting no time. Her projects have deadlines that are fast-approaching; she knows she will not have the extra time during the week, and she does not want her grades to...

Crestview computer lab gets an upgrade

The renovated Crestview Lab – Student Technology Center .

Katie Casper, Managing Editor

August 30, 2016

The Crestview Lab – Student Technology Center underwent construction over the entire summer for new equipment and layout functionality. The Information Technology (I.T.) department oversaw these changes. The Crestview Lab shutdown officially on this past commencement day to begin construction for...

Early Morning Gunshots Reported Near Edge of Campus

Early Morning Gunshots Reported Near Edge of Campus

Joseph Kauffman, Editor-in-Chief

August 11, 2016

Gunshots were reportedly fired near the southern edge of IU Southeast’s campus during an attempted robbery early Thursday morning. An IU Southeast spokesperson confirmed the victim was not an IU Southeast student. No injuries were reported as a result of the incident. The attempted robbery took place on Aug...

Career Development Center holds Internship Social

Dakota Brooks, elementary education junior and 21st Century Scholar support specialist, writes answers to questions provided by Jason Meriwether, vice chancellor for enrollment management and student affairs, while Hayley Love, nursing junior, enjoys refreshments.

Kristin Kennedy, News Editor

April 27, 2016

IUS students who have been interning in a variety of settings -- labs, prosecutors' offices, accounting firms and others -- during the 2015-16 academic year received recognition for their work during the 2016 Internship Social. The Career Development Center held the social on Tuesday, April 19 from noo...

Office of the Bursar to begin charging credit card convenience fee in July

Starting on Friday, July 1, students will have to pay a 2.75 percent convenience fee added to their bills when paying with credit cards.
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Connor Edrington, Staff Reporter

April 27, 2016

For students planning to pay off bills at the Office of the Bursar by credit card, there will be changes starting on Friday, July 1. The Office of Student Affairs sent out an e-mail on Monday, March 7 explaining the changes that are coming. If students pay off any outstanding balances to the Office of t...

Day of Silence 2016

Thalia Tolentino, business freshman, and Taylour Corbett take pictures in their Day of Silence frame, covering their mouths to symbolize silence.

Autumn Hockenbury, Staff Reporter

April 25, 2016

Students covered their mouths with duct tape and their own hands to symbolize the silence forced upon those who are different. The Gay-Straight Alliance held a Day of Silence event on Thursday, April 14 from 12:15 to 1:10 p.m. in front of McCullough Plaza. This event was in honor of the Day of Silence....

Fraternities and sororities participate in third annual Greekdom Stroll Off

Members of Alpha Phi participate in the third annual Greekdom Stroll Off.

Ty Simpson, Staff Reporter

April 24, 2016

Stem Hall erupted with applause after Alpha Phi and Pi Kappa Alpha were announced the winners of the 2016 Greekdom Stroll Off. The Greekdom Stroll Off took place in Stem Hall on April 21st at 7 P.M. All greek life at IU Southeast was represented. The event was started three years ago by Amanda...

Asian Pop Culture Club holds History of Karaoke

Cendra Stacey, criminal justice and psychology senior, prepared the photo op area at the event.

Brandon Looney, Staff Reporter

April 20, 2016

IUS students recently came together to relax with karaoke, singing pop music, anime and video game themes and other songs. On Monday, April 11, the Asian Pop Culture Club held a karaoke night in University Center North, room 121. The event had a playlist created by Acappella Geeks Club member and English junior...

To Its Fullest Degree

To Its Fullest Degree

John Boyle, Staff Reporter

April 18, 2016

What do Indiana University, Michigan State University, University of Cincinnati, and University of Kentucky have in common? Though each of these schools danced in the NCAA tournament last March, their most recent connection has nothing to do with sports and everything to do with English senio...