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Medals and scholarships awarded at the 2016 Chancellor’s Medallion Dinner

Medals and scholarships awarded at the 2016 Chancellor’s Medallion Dinner

Kristin Kennedy, Brian Davis, and Joseph Kauffman

April 12, 2016

More than $140,000 was raised, seven scholarships were awarded and two prominent supporters of IU Southeast were recognized on Saturday, April 9, in front of nearly 600 attendees at the 2016 Chancellor’s Medallion Dinner. The dinner, which took place at Horseshoe Southern Indiana, is held every year to h...

IU President Michael McRobbie visits IUS

IU President Michael McRobbie visits IUS

Joseph Kauffman and Tony Pacheco

March 28, 2016

IU President Michael McRobbie stopped at IU Southeast on Wednesday, March 23 as part of his recent journey through the Hoosier state. McRobbie, who has been visiting regional IU campuses for his “McRobbie on the Move” tour, said the tour’s goal is to highlight the connections the IU system has to the state and demon...

Field Biology program holds event celebrating its 20th year of overseas study

Field Biology program holds event celebrating its 20th year of overseas study

Tony Pacheco, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2016

The IUS Field Biology program is celebrating 20 years of travel to more than 20 countries. On Saturday, March 5, the program celebrated its 20th year of overseas study with an event called 20 Countries in 20 Years from 7 to 10 p.m. in University Center North, room 127. Students, alumni, faculty and staff at...

Candy Crowley comes to IUS

Candy Crowley comes to IUS

Kristin Kennedy and Brandon Looney

March 6, 2016

In the midst of the 2016 presidential election season, the candidates are battling to win voters’ support and come out on top. Candy Crowley, former chief political correspondent for CNN, visited IU Southeast to share her predictions and insights about the election, the candidates and how they have...

IU Southeast’s 75th anniversary recognized by Indiana General Assembly

IU Southeast’s 75th anniversary recognized by Indiana General Assembly

Jordan Williams, Features Editor

February 13, 2016

On Monday, Feb. 8, Indiana State Rep. Ed Clere met with IUS staff and students not for the sake of discussion, but instead to offer a resolution that would recognize the campus’s 75th anniversary. The resolution was authored by Clere and co-authored by several local representatives from surround...

King Breakfast raises money for scholarships

King Breakfast raises money for scholarships

Connor Edrington, Staff Reporter

January 17, 2016

On the weekend before Martin Luther King Jr. Day, groups listened to experts speak about the legacy of a man that helped pave the way for African American citizens in our country. More than 100 alumni, community members and local government officials attended the 2016 King Scholarship Breakfast and...

IU Southeast to begin flat-rate tuition for full-time students

IU Southeast to begin flat-rate tuition for full-time students

Joel Stinnett, Staff Reporter

November 26, 2015

An IU Southeast education will have added value for some students beginning in fall 2016. Indiana University announced Wednesday that its regional campuses – including IU Southeast – will be moving to a flat-rate tuition in an effort to minimize student debt and incentivize students to graduate...

Through the lens of Chancellor Wallace

Through the lens of Chancellor Wallace

Joel Stinnett, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2015

For decades Tianamen Square has served as the lens through which the world viewed Chinese history. It is where Mao Zedong proclaimed the founding of the People’s Republic in 1989, and the site where thousands of pro-democracy protesters were gunned down by government soldiers 40 years later. In...