The Horizon

IU campuses set up Wi-Fi hotspots for students to use during the COVID-19 crisis

The “Hope’s Harbor” sculpture sits in front of Knobview Hall and the Ogle Center. File photo by Bryce Shreve.

Aubryn Crotchett, Staff Reporter

April 13, 2020

IU campuses are currently providing free Wi-Fi access to both students and the community in response to the COVID-19 crisis. The high-speed Wi-Fi is free and offered 24 hours a day, which allows users to practice social distancing while also having a reliable source of Internet. For IU staff and students,...

Barr Gallery brings art to IUS community

Emily Sheehan, assistant professor of fine arts, stands in the Barr Gallery.

Anna Smith, Staff Reporter

November 10, 2019

Nestled in the halls of Knobview, the Ronald L. Barr Gallery is not just a place where art is displayed — it is also used by IUS professors as a teaching tool. “I know that it’s been used by myself and other faculty as a way to sort of get students introduced to artists,” said Emily Sheehan,...

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...

The day I drove to school in a big red truck

Charlyn Corum, Staff Reporter

April 25, 2016

My childhood dream came true. As I was leaving downtown New Albany I noticed other drivers were passing me up. I mean, I know my driving is not that spectacular, but come on. I looked into my rear view mirror and noticed smoke was bellowing out from underneath my car. I looked at my gauges and th...

New door locks installed on campus

The door of Knobview Hall, room 207, is one of many doors in Knobview that have had new thumb locks installed.

Kristin Kennedy and Katie Casper

February 4, 2016

Any time a lockdown happens to occur on campus, the IU Notify emergency alert system allows students, faculty and staff to receive text, call and e-mail alerts regarding the lockdown and appropriate safety procedures, according to the IU Notify sign-up webpage. Staying locked and hidden in classrooms are among the instructions IU Notify gives during a lockdown. Des...