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Unrelated Twins

Unrelated Twins

Chandler Cooper, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2017

They say everybody has a double. It’s a known myth that we all have a doppelganger somewhere out there - or at least someone who resembles us in some peculiar fashion - but we never really expect to see that person within the same city, let alone the same campus. A normal day for Matt McClellan,...

Angels in the Outfield

Angels in the Outfield

Chandler Cooper, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2017

“July 16th was probably the hardest day of my life to get through,” said Santrel Farmer, freshman education major. During the summer of 2017, Farmer and his cousin, Tariq Jibreel Armour, packed for college and anticipated the next stage of their lives—a transition they often talked about as...

Resisting in Kentuckiana: The Local Indivisible Movement

Resisting in Kentuckiana: The Local Indivisible Movement

Julie Jackson, Staff Reporter

October 18, 2017

Nov. 9,. 2016 was either a day of joy or a day of uncertainty for Americans across the nation. It was the day after the presidential election that Donald Trump was unofficially called to be the President of the United States for the next four years. For some, there was a sense of victory. But for others,...

Delicious treats to try at Harvest Homecoming

Delicious treats to try at Harvest Homecoming

Samuel Murphy, Staff Reporter

October 13, 2017

Harvest Homecoming is a fall staple in Kentuckiana. When the fall attire comes out, the air gets a chill and the smell of delicious foods begin to float, you can usually find people heading toward downtown New albany to celebrate the annual event. The Harvest Homecoming booth days offer many delicious treats fr...

Eliza Donahue Profile

Julie Jackson, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2017

Theater business major Eliza Donahue is choreographing the upcoming show Rocky Horror at IU Southeast. She began dancing at a young age and has turned it into her career. She travels across the country to attend workshops to further expand her skills and list of connections. Her success led her to dancing...

Macy’s Speakeasy: 10 Bottles Under $10

Macy Allgeier, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2017

My name is Macy Allgeier. I am 23 years old from Louisville, KY. Carrie Bradshaw is my inspiration for journalism, fashion and close-knit friends. I lived in Madrid for six months, which turned me into a bit of a wine enthusiast because wine – even good wine – is almost cheaper than water. However,...

Let’s Pass on Parking Passes

Let’s Pass on Parking Passes

John Renfrow, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2017

The Office of Institutional Effectiveness at IU Southeast reports that as of fall 2016, a mere eight percent of roughly 5,000 undergraduate students live on campus. That means the other 92 percent must commute to school and inevitably deal with the dilemma of a parking pass. As if tuition, textbooks,...

Fall Favorites Poll

Macy Allgeier, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2017

It’s official! Fall is finally here, though you may not be able to tell by the weather quite yet. According to WDRB’s Jude Redfield, you may be switching back and forth between the pumpkin spice blizzards and pumpkin spice lattes for the next couple weeks. Kentuckiana should be used to the drastic...

Commuting Vs. Campus Life – How do They Compare?

Commuting Vs. Campus Life – How do They Compare?

John Renfrow, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2017

The Campus Residents The time is 2 p.m. in the Athletic Building. Sophomore business major Luciano Julian is exiting the gym and heading back home, which is roughly a five-minute walk back to the campus lodges. “When I’m not in class, you can find me in the gym,” Julian said. “A few guys and I wo...

Out of the Darkness to Fight Suicide

Out of the Darkness to Fight Suicide

Chandler Cooper, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2017

The Out of the Darkness Walk to Fight Suicide, hosted by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, was held on IU Southeast’s campus at McCullough Plaza, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sep. 30. The event welcomed students and faculty as well as Chancellor Ray Wallace and the community...

“There’s a gift waiting for you at every street corner” – World famous photographer Peter Turnley speaks at IUS

“There’s a gift waiting for you at every street corner” – World famous photographer Peter Turnley speaks at IUS

Joshua Roy and Dustin Kiefer

October 4, 2017

The sound of applause fades as Peter Turnley walks on stage. “Keep your eyes and heart open, there’s a gift waiting for you at every street corner,” said in his opening remarks. He presents a timeline of photos – from cafes in Paris to the Somali Famine, to trips to Cuba, ending in a bar...

New Technology Comes to Knobview

New Technology Comes to Knobview

Connor Edrington, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2017

The computer lab is closed and the lights are off. Screens glow as updates are made to the new computers that students will be using to finish their papers and projects starting in the Fall. Over the summer IU Southeast replaced its computers in computer lab in Knobview Hall. The upgrading of the...