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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 faculty run for New Albany City Council

IU Southeast faculty run for New Albany City Council

Jordan Williams, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2015

When election day for New Albany’s city council arrives on Nov. 3, two members of IU Southeast’s faculty will be on the ballot. Cliff Staten, Professor of Political Science and International Studies, is running as the Democratic canidate for New Albany’s sixth district council seat, a district...

Cold war thaw: As Cuba and the US restart diplomatic relations, a former visitor to the island weighs in on the change

Cold war thaw: As Cuba and the US restart diplomatic relations, a former visitor to the island weighs in on the change

Ethan Smith, Features Editor

January 15, 2015

During the Cuban missile crisis Cliff Staten, professor of political science and international studies at IU Southeast, was in the 2nd grade. He remembers practicing safety drills at his school, where students would place a pillow over their head and crawl under their desks to protect themselves fro...

Cuba summer course seeks study abroad students

IUS Horizon

October 2, 2011

A new course — Cuba in Transition: A Study Abroad Program — will be taught and led by Cliff Staten, professor of political science and international studies, during summer session 1 in 2012. The class is a six-week course from June 1 to 18, 2012 —three weeks in the classroom and three weeks...

Dean steps down

IUS Horizon

March 13, 2010

After 12 years, Cliff Staten, dean of Social Sciences, is leaving his position as dean to become a full-time faculty member. Staten said he decided to retire from the dean position because he wanted a change of pace. “My passion is teaching and there are certain things I’d like to do that it...