The Horizon

College students preparing for the future

College students preparing for the future

Clay Ables, staff reporter

April 1, 2019

College students are trying to balance not only how to get a degree, but how to afford a degree. With over $1.5 Trillion in student loan debt, the average debt of a student from 2016 class is $37,172 according to financial company Make Lemonade, in a 2018 Forbes article by Zach Friedman. For students...

Streamlining Through the Waters of Success

Streamlining Through the Waters of Success

Tassy Payne, Staff Reporter

February 15, 2017

If there is one thing most athletes are known for, it’s leaving a legacy. Former Olympian Mark Spitz said you forfeit your chance of success if you don’t give your best at all times. That is the legacy he said he left behind for swimmers. He said it’s that same attitude of wanting to be bette...

Journey as an entrepreneur

Journey as an entrepreneur

Kristin Kennedy, News Editor

January 11, 2016

In late October, business senior Jeremy Eiler traveled to Washington, D.C. and stayed for a couple of days. However, Eiler wasn’t on vacation. He was completing work for a customer relation management software company called Base. Base paid Eiler to fly out so he could review the company’s marketin...

This is government, not business

IUS Horizon

October 29, 2012

As a male, gay, lower-class, college student, I am clearly not voting for Gov. Mitt Romney this election. He has no actual plan for how he would make the country better, does not care about almost half of the country and does not support something very important to me — marriage equality. He disgusts m...

Graduates relocate to modernized building

IUS Horizon

September 10, 2012

During the summer break, the IUS Graduate Center for business and education classes moved to the 300 Building, located in downtown Jeffersonville. The center was previously situated in the McCauley-Nicolas Building and was there for more than 10 years. Alan White, dean of the School of Business,...

Couple donates more than $500,000 to IUS School of Business.

IUS Horizon

September 3, 2008

A local alumni couple donated $568,148 to the IUS School of Business at a ceremony held at University Center North. The donors, Judge Carlton Sanders and wife, Sue, both received their bachelor of science degree from the IUS School of Business, and they, as successful alumnus and alumna, felt obligated...