The Horizon

Indiana governments combating the opioid epidemic

Photo Illustration by Louis Herlihy

Samuel Murphy, Sports Director

August 21, 2018

In 2016, the opioid epidemic claimed more than twice the amount of lives taken by the United States’ hot-button topic — gun violence. Opioids were involved in 42,249 deaths, and opioid overdose deaths were five times higher in 2016 than 1999, according to the Center for Disease Control. Gun-related ...

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

Indiana State Rep. Ed Clere stands with Chancellor Ray Wallace after receiving his 2016 Chancellor’s Medallion award.

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 Southeast’s 75th anniversary recognized by Indiana General Assembly

IU Vice President John Applegate and IUS Chancellor Ray Wallace prepare to shake hands with members of the Indiana House of Representatives following the hearing for the resolution that recognizes IU Southeast's 75th anniversary.  SGA vice president Parker Norfleet, SGA president Trent Wallace, Vice Chancellor of Advancement Betty Russo, Vice Chancellor for Administrative Affairs Dana Wavle and Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs Jason Meriwether and other staff members also attended the hearing from IU Southeast.

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...

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THIS COLUMN IS TO BE READ BY STRAIGHTS ONLY!

Joel Stinnett, Editor-in-Chief

March 30, 2015

Have you heard the one where Charles Manson, Bobby Knight and a gay couple walk into a bar? No, the bartender doesn’t banish the king of helter skelter in disgust. No, the cocktail waitresses don’t begin frantically hiding every folding chair in sight just in case someone yells, "Hey Knight, what...