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Roger Howard: The Man in the Red Tie

Roger Howard: The Man in the Red Tie

John Renfrow, Staff Reporter

April 17, 2018

Article II of the constitution of the College Republicans of IU Southeast explains the four sections describing the purpose of the organization on campus. Those points include: Section I: Coordinate events on campus. Section II: To inform and promote the principles of the Republican Party among students at IUS. Se...

Students Gather for Final Presidential Debate

Connor Edrington, Staff Writer

October 21, 2016

Students gathered on Wednesday Oct. 19 to watch the final presidential debate before the general election on Nov. 8. The debate watch party began at 8:45 p.m., in Hillside Hall room 104 with the debate itself beginning 15 minutes later at 9 p.m. The majority of students attended the full debate...

For the Kids

For the Kids

Somolia Pumphrey, Staff Reporter

April 2, 2016

IUS students recently came together for fun, games, dancing and refreshments. The day consisted of dancing, basketball, cornhole and dodge ball. The only rule was that once the event began, participants were instructed not to sit down. The IUS chapter of Alpha Phi held its first dance marathon in honor ...

Super Tuesday viewing party

Super Tuesday viewing party

Clayton Greenwell

March 7, 2016

Ever wonder what that cold beer tastes like between two old establishment faces who’ve filibustered and debated semantics with each other for decades, knowing they’ll never agree on the things that matter, but also knowing you can’t really hate the guy just because he disagrees with you? On ...

Examining voter turnout patterns

Examining voter turnout patterns

Kristin Kennedy, Social Media Coordinator

November 2, 2015

During this year’s election, many citizens will stand in line to vote candidates into office. According to statistics, though, the lines may be short. Over the last couple of years, the statistics show fewer citizens 18 and older have been voting in recent general elections. Just over a third...

Student quits school, comes back ready to collect bet

IUS Horizon

December 2, 2012

Laura Caruso, communication senior, has had a long, winding journey through college. However, she said this is not due to a lack of motivation, but rather to a plan for the future. Caruso first attended IU Southeast straight out of high school in 2005, took a break after 2008 to put her husband Mich...

Groups celebrate election with large turnout

IUS Horizon

November 11, 2012

As President Barack Obama won re-election for 2012, IU Southeast brought Election Day to a local level by hosting an Election Watch Party on Tuesday, Nov. 6 in University Center North. More than 30 students attended the event, which included members of the College Democrats and College Republicans an...

IUS organizations harvest fun for local children

IUS Horizon

October 14, 2012

Amid inflatables, roasted corn stands, several strollers and attendees dressed in sweatshirts and jeans, there was a princess walking around IU Southeast’s Fall Festival on Oct. 7. Little did she know her validity was about to be tested by an inquisitive young girl. “Are you a real princess?” th...

IUS groups get out vote by hosting registration

IUS Horizon

October 14, 2012

Politically-affiliated campus groups hosted a voter registration drive to give students a chance to participate in the 2012 local and national elections. The event took place in the Hoosier Room on Oct. 1 and 8. The College Democrats sponsored the registration drive along with the ONE organization. C...

Organization hosts Constitution Day

IUS Horizon

September 26, 2011

The IUS Civil Liberties Union hosted this year’s annual Constitution Day event on Sept. 15 in the IUS Library. The event included a panel of touted scholars and covered the topic of constitutional interpretation. Sean Welch, president of the CLU, said he was pleased with the turnout of the event. “I...

Students get pumped for politics at Campaign Fair

IUS Horizon

September 3, 2008

IUS students came out to McCullough Plaza on Thursday, Sept. 28, for the Campaign Fair to become familiar with politicians up for election this year. Volunteers, for various politicians, were there as well as some student groups from campus. Read More »...