The Horizon

Former IUS student finding success after athletics

Former IUS student finding success after athletics

Somolia Pumphrey, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2015

After leaving IU Southeast, Brandon Anderson, who had already had dreams of owning his own businesses and producing his own brands, decided to start his own clothing line, Purpose Vision Lifestyle Apparel and A Kings Vision Photography. Fresh out of Western High School in 2007, the Louisville native,...

Grenadiers beat Carlow University in straight sets, continue winning streak

Grenadiers beat Carlow University in straight sets, continue winning streak

Parker Henes, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2015

The IU Southeast volleyball defeated the Carlow University Celtics Friday, Oct. 9 in straight sets (25-13, 25-12, 25-15) as they won their sixth straight game. “I was very pleased with how everyone played tonight,” head coach Eric Brian said. The game lead off with a pair of aces from Hannah J...

Grenadiers cruise to fifth straight win

Grenadiers cruise to fifth straight win

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

October 9, 2015

The Grenadiers beat Ohio Christian University in straight sets (26-24, 25-21, 25-17) on Thursday, Oct. 8 to win their fifth straight game. The Grenadiers improve their record to 12-7 overall and 6-2 in conference play. In the first set the Trailblazers took an early 9-2 lead against the Grenad...

IU Southeast participates in Harvest Homecoming Parade

IU Southeast participates in Harvest Homecoming Parade

Parker Henes, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2015

IU Southeast and other local businesses walked the streets of downtown New Albany to kick off the Harvest Homecoming festivities on Saturday. The parade started at 12 p.m. on Vincennes Street, in front of New Albany High School. The parade then headed south onto Spring Street with the final sto...

Training students to recognize signs of suicide

Tassy Payne, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2015

Sept. 23, Michael Day of Personal Counseling held a QPR Gatekeeping training program to teach others how to recognize signs of potential suicide and how to respond effectively. This training was done as part of the Out of the Darkness Suicide Prevention week. Day said that suicide is a global and a nat...

The journey of Division I transfer Jocelyn Mousty

The journey of Division I transfer Jocelyn Mousty

Somolia Pumphrey, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2015

IUS women’s basketball player Jocelyn Mousty recently transferred to IU Southeast from Texas Tech. This meant a transfer from an NCAA Division I school to an NAIA school. Mousty came from a small town in Fredericksburg, Indiana, so she’s no stranger to the area. She graduated from a small 2A...

Castle Club hosts first ‘Muggle Quidditch’ match

Castle Club hosts first ‘Muggle Quidditch’ match

Katie Casper and Ty Simpson

October 4, 2015

The rain did not stop any muggles from joining the IU Southeast Castle Club when they hosted their first ever 'Muggle Quidditch' match on the IU Southeast campus on Sept. 29. It was cloudy, windy and cold as “Brooms up!” was yelled to begin the quidditch match on Tuesday night from 7:30 to ...

IU Southeast holds second annual Out of the Darkness suicide walk

IU Southeast holds second annual Out of the Darkness suicide walk

Tassy Payne, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2015

On Sept. 26, IU Southeast had their second Out of the Darkness community walk. This walk was done to fundraise, honor and support victims of suicide. Michael Day, personal counseling director, said that there were more participants, more fun, better weather and likely, there was more money ...

Grenadiers get back on track by beating Brescia in straight sets

Grenadiers get back on track by beating Brescia in straight sets

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

October 3, 2015

The IUS volleyball team played against conference opponent Brescia University on Thursday, Oct. 1. The Grenadiers beat the Bearcats in a decisive three set sweep (25-21, 25-16, 25-20). The Grenadiers looked to bounce back from a loss on Tuesday night against IU Kokomo, but they had to make some adj...

Student Alumni Association hosts annual Nearly Naked Mile

Student Alumni Association hosts annual Nearly Naked Mile

Ty Simpson, Staff Reporter

September 30, 2015

The Student Alumni Association held the annual Nearly Naked Mile on Thursday. The event is a fundraiser for the SAA where students complete a mile long course around campus. To participate in the event, students had to be a member of the SAA. Membership costs $5 for a semester. The Nearly Nake...

Grenadiers lose to IU Kokomo in straight sets

Grenadiers lose to IU Kokomo in straight sets

Parker Henes, Staff Reporter

September 30, 2015

The IU Southeast women’s volleyball team fell to IU Kokomo in straight sets on Tuesday, Sept. 29 (26-24, 25-14, 25-23). The loss snaps the Grenadiers’ two game conference winning streak. After the two conference wins in a row, the grenadiers looked to keep the ball rolling Tuesday night. After to...

Women’s tennis dominates in doubleheader

Women’s tennis dominates in doubleheader

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2015

The IUS women's tennis team faced two conference opponents in a doubleheader on Saturday, Sept. 26. The Grenadiers dominated both matches against IU East and Brescia University shutting out both teams. After just having been in a regional tournament two days prior to their doubleheader on Saturday,...