The Horizon

IUS Multicultural Student Union celebrates diversity

From left to right President Leslie Venzor, Recruitment Officer Josiah Pohl and Secretary Sarah Fischer at the Multicultural Student Union’s weekly meeting in UC 122.

Emily Elliotte, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2019

Page four of the Registered Student Organization Handbook emphasizes a Diversity Statement, prohibiting each organization from discrimination of any kind. Several student organizations, including the Multicultural Student Union (MSU), make diversity a core value. The MSU plays a large role in advocacy...

Another Year for the Books

A student embraces a professor after receiving his diploma.

Erin Coffee, Content Editor

May 8, 2018

A mix of emotions filled the air as graduating seniors waited in anticipation for the commencement proceedings to begin. For some students, graduating college meant being the first in their family to receive a college diploma. For others, it meant fulfilling a lifelong goal. No matter what journey...

5 Ways to Finish Your Degree Strong

5 Ways to Finish Your Degree Strong

Randi McDole, Staff Reporter

April 10, 2017

As the spring 2017 semester nears its end, seniors are faced with life-changing decisions and possibly senioritis. Students in need of some inspiration can find it all across campus, whether it is from advisers, professors, alumni or other current students. Here are five ways to finish your degree st...

IU Southeast changes commencement venue

Jordan Williams, Staff Reporter

April 13, 2015

While the majority of campus is expressing relief knowing that they don’t have to concern themselves with course availability for a period of time that feels like a bittersweet eternity, a small, but proud bunch pay no attention to such frustrations as come next semester they will have graduated. However,...

IUS flags academic performance

IUS Horizon

September 16, 2012

IUS faculty have implemented a new program, FLAGS, in order to help students stay on the track to graduate and, more importantly, to keep them in school. FLAGS stands for “Fostering Learning, Achievement, and Graduation Success.” Faculty now has the ability within their student roster to ...

New system to help students graduate

IUS Horizon

September 26, 2011

Indiana University has developed a system which is currently being tested in the First-Year Seminar classes. The Fostering Learning, Achievement and Graduation early alert system was developed to help make communication easier between instructors and students. “It provides a way for facul...

Graduating class largest in history

IUS Horizon

August 28, 2011

IU Southeast hosted a commencement ceremony for the largest graduating class in the history of the university on May 9. Students, parents, faculty and staff crowded by the amphitheater behind Knobview Hall to celebrate the end of one phase and the beginning of another. There were 1,104 students...

Seniors prepare for graduation

IUS Horizon

February 28, 2010

A booth was set up outside the IUS Bookstore on Feb. 18 to inform graduating students about the costs and options for graduation. The booth provided gown rental information and sign-up sheets for students who want to receive their diplomas in the IUS graduation ceremony to be held this spring. The cost to rent a cap and gown differs, dependin...