The Horizon

Candy Crowley comes to IUS

Candy Crowley speaks to the crowd about the 2016 presidential election and the candidates.

Kristin Kennedy and Brandon Looney

March 6, 2016

In the midst of the 2016 presidential election season, the candidates are battling to win voters’ support and come out on top. Candy Crowley, former chief political correspondent for CNN, visited IU Southeast to share her predictions and insights about the election, the candidates and how they have...

SGA discusses homecoming week and new legislation

Ty Simpson, Staff Reporter

January 24, 2016

The Student Government Association met on Thursday, Jan. 21 at 4:30 p.m. in University Center North, room 122. The SGA meets each Thursday to discuss upcoming events and propose legislature or recommendations to improve the state of the IUS campus. During the meeting on Jan. 21, the SGA members discussed...

Journey as an entrepreneur

Jeremy Eiler

Kristin Kennedy, News Editor

January 11, 2016

In late October, business senior Jeremy Eiler traveled to Washington, D.C. and stayed for a couple of days. However, Eiler wasn’t on vacation. He was completing work for a customer relation management software company called Base. Base paid Eiler to fly out so he could review the company’s marketin...

Examining voter turnout patterns

Indiana eligible voter turnout in 2014. 
Graphic by Daniel Vance. Modified by Kristin Kennedy.

Kristin Kennedy, Social Media Coordinator

November 2, 2015

During this year’s election, many citizens will stand in line to vote candidates into office. According to statistics, though, the lines may be short. Over the last couple of years, the statistics show fewer citizens 18 and older have been voting in recent general elections. Just over a third...

Annual Health Fair teaches stress relief techniques

IUS Horizon

December 2, 2012

IU Southeast hosted its annual Health Fair on Nov. 14 in the Hoosier Room where about 30 booths helped students learn how to relieve stress during the final weeks of school. “The whole project is to reduce stress,” Kelli Case, nursing senior, said. “If you decrease your stress level, you wil...

Play centers on urban urinals

IUS Horizon

November 25, 2012

“Urinetown” is a musical based around comedy, greed, love and a revolution of the people. This musical has won several awards nationally, including several Tony Awards — best book of a musical, direction of a musical and original musical score. “Urinetown” takes place during a 20-yea...

Student finds focus in music

IUS Horizon

November 5, 2012

When starting college, some students struggle with declaring majors due to the variety of opportunities offered to them and concerns about choosing the right degrees. However, for Benjamin Johnson, music junior, he said he had a rough start when he first came to college and was unable to focus d...

Grenadiers smash Eagles

IUS Horizon

November 5, 2012

The IUS volleyball team played the Cincinnati Christian University Eagles on Oct. 23. This is their second time playing the Eagles this season. In the match-up earlier this season, the Grenadiers fell in four sets. The first set started with Stephanie Bradshaw, sophomore defense specialist, serv...

Chef adds zest to Food Court

IUS Horizon

November 5, 2012

IU Southeast hired a new chef at the beginning of the year, Aaron Wilder, sous chef for Dining and Conference Services. Wilder graduated from the School of Business with a Bachelor of Science in business management at IU Southeast in 2006. “I learned more from being on the job than in [culinary] sc...

Tigers caged by Grenadiers in rematch

IUS Horizon

October 21, 2012

The Grenadiers hosted the Campbellsville Tigers on Oct. 11. The game was close during all five sets. When the Tigers and Grenadiers met at the beginning of the season, IU Southeast fell to Campbellsville in fair sets. The Grenadiers previously played the Tigers on Aug. 28, where they were defeate...

Vice chancellor wishes fond farewell

IUS Horizon

September 30, 2012

Gilbert Atnip, former vice chancellor of Academic Affairs, retired on Sept. 30 after working 37 years at IU Southeast. Atnip held the vice chancellor position for 22 years. “I decided to retire as soon as I became eligible,” Atnip said. Chancellor Sandra Patterson-Randles said Atnip’s...

Professor slows down research to teach more classes

IUS Horizon

September 30, 2012

Laid back and knowledgeable about computers are just some of the words students use to describe Ronald Finkbine, associate professor of computer science. Before coming to IU Southeast, Finkbine worked for Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. “I was a contractor in the software development,” Fi...