The Horizon

Opinion: Deciding on a major in school, not life

Opinion: Deciding on a major in school, not life

Chelsey Carr, News Editor

August 24, 2015

Anxiety bubbles its way through my stomach as I await the next, inevitable question, "What’s your major?" As a direct admit to the School of Journalism at IU Bloomington my freshman year, life seemed golden. It was all planned out. However, once I discovered the abundance of majors, I began to question...

French Revolution shapes professor’s passion for history

IUS Horizon

March 5, 2012

Brigitte Le Normand, assistant professor of history, has research interests ranging from 1930s dance to the French Revolution. Le Normand’s interest in the French Revolution was sparked by the bicentennial celebration of the French Revolution, a worldwide celebration marking the fall of the Bastille to French Revolutionaries in 1789. “I...