The Horizon

What happened to the abandoned amusement park Rose Island?

What happened to the abandoned amusement park Rose Island?

Candace Leilani, Staff Reporter

November 8, 2018

From a booming location of interest and joy to a place of memory and decay, the Rose Island amusement park has found itself forgotten in history. Although it is close to home and only a 25-minute drive from campus, all that is left are the memories and statues of remnants of what used to be a thriving s...

High Adventure Society: Discover Nature, Discover You

High Adventure Society: Discover Nature, Discover You

Meleena Richardson, Staff Reporter

March 30, 2018

Nich Thomas, president of High Adventure Society at IU Southeast, wanted to find a way to get students to the outdoors while living in a world full of technology and social media. With his love of nature, Thomas created the High Adventure Society, which would become a club based around hiking and o...

Let me lobby for my hobby: Hiking

Let me lobby for my hobby: Hiking

Charlyn Corum, Contributing Reporter

September 8, 2015

There is something magical about sliding on clunky boots and tromping through leaves, sticks and dirt. Hiking has played a huge role in molding who I have become. Since I can remember my family and I have gone on hiking and camping trips. Hiking has taught me many valuable life lessons. It has taught me ho...