The Horizon

To Its Fullest Degree

To Its Fullest Degree

John Boyle, Staff Reporter

April 18, 2016

What do Indiana University, Michigan State University, University of Cincinnati, and University of Kentucky have in common? Though each of these schools danced in the NCAA tournament last March, their most recent connection has nothing to do with sports and everything to do with English senio...

This Path Will End

This Path Will End

Kristin Kennedy, News Editor

April 18, 2016

The end is near. After walking on an exciting and chaotic path filled with coursework, exams, work and various life events, I will soon be able to say I have completed my time at IU Southeast. I became a full-time IUS student in August 2012. At first, I didn’t know what my true passion wa...

Bringing the Team Together

Bringing the Team Together

Les Abbott, Staff Reporter

April 18, 2016

In the history of sports, there are usually two types of teams. Teams with good coaches and teams with good players. However the truly special teams have managed to have both. Whether it has been a factor of a good coaching staff and having a group of players who are on the same page mentally, ...

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

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

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...

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 ...

New bridges to bring changes for Kentuckiana drivers

New bridges to bring changes for Kentuckiana drivers

Hannah Foreman, Staff Reporter

April 1, 2016

The last thing IUS students or professors need when traveling to campus is to be waiting in long lines of traffic as the exhaust from hundreds of cars fills the air. This is the reality of some tolled bridges. But the new bridge toll system coming to Louisville will be designed to change that. The...

IU President Michael McRobbie visits IUS

IU President Michael McRobbie visits IUS

Joseph Kauffman and Tony Pacheco

March 28, 2016

IU President Michael McRobbie stopped at IU Southeast on Wednesday, March 23 as part of his recent journey through the Hoosier state. McRobbie, who has been visiting regional IU campuses for his “McRobbie on the Move” tour, said the tour’s goal is to highlight the connections the IU system has to the state and demon...

From Doodles to Award Winning Art

From Doodles to Award Winning Art

Charlyn Corum, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2016

Some people are born to make art. Kacey Slone, printmaking and graphic arts senior, has known that she enjoyed art since she was a young child. Starting at a very young age, Slone colored a lot, made storybooks and took photos. Her grandmother would buy her disposable cameras each week and print the pictures out for her. These experiences triggered her passion for art. Before transferring to IU Southeast, Slone graduated from...

Mental Health and Wellness Series event tackles issues of homelessness and mental illness

Mental Health and Wellness Series event tackles issues of homelessness and mental illness

Samuel Voyles, Contributing Writer

March 13, 2016

Homelessness and mental health are issues that can affect communities. March’s Mental Health and Wellness Series event focused on those issues. The event, called “Disenfranchisement in the U.S.,” took place on Wednesday, March 9 in University Center North, room 127. The event consisted of a...

Award-winning journalist Candy Crowley to visit IU Southeast

Award-winning journalist Candy Crowley to visit IU Southeast

Kristin Kennedy, News Editor

February 27, 2016

Going into its seventh year, the Sanders Speaker Series will feature Candy Crowley, award-winning journalist and former chief political correspondent for CNN. Crowley will speak on Monday, Feb. 29 from 6 to 7 p.m. in Stem Concert Hall in the Ogle Center. The event is free and open to the communit...

Super Bowl 50 shown at IUS lodges

Super Bowl 50 shown at IUS lodges

Les Abbott, Staff Reporter

February 9, 2016

On Feb. 7, 2016, Indiana University Southeast students gathered at both the Orchard and Woodland dorms to celebrate a historical event not before experienced in sports history. Super Bowl 50 offered an opportunity to come together as a student body with common interests and common rivals. The Panthers...