The Horizon

New Business Pops Up on Campus

New Business Pops Up on Campus

Beth Hunter, Volunteer Reporter

April 18, 2018

A new storefront on campus, The Pop Up Shop, sells a variety of items including posters, laptop stickers, tapestries, buttons, electronic items and more. The shop is open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 11:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. in the cafeteria. Students enrolled in BUS-W406, Venture Growth Management, were g...

Streamlining Through the Waters of Success

Streamlining Through the Waters of Success

Tassy Payne, Staff Reporter

February 15, 2017

If there is one thing most athletes are known for, it’s leaving a legacy. Former Olympian Mark Spitz said you forfeit your chance of success if you don’t give your best at all times. That is the legacy he said he left behind for swimmers. He said it’s that same attitude of wanting to be bette...

Dean Eplion at Home in the School of Business

Dean Eplion at Home in the School of Business

Tassy Payne, Staff Reporter

February 4, 2017

Not everyone gets the chance to work in a place they can call home. For David Eplion, he said it was an honor to come back to Southern Indiana to work at IU Southeast, a place he considered home. Eplion had been an undergraduate student, a graduate student, an assistant and associate professor at I...

Candy Crowley comes to IUS

Candy Crowley comes to IUS

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...

Teaching is Their Business

Teaching is Their Business

Jordan Williams, Features Editor

February 9, 2016

According to Richard Hadley, good business isn’t defined by management style and effectiveness, but is instead defined by people and the relationships created. “[In business,] you aren’t only managing people, you are managing their emotions as well. Being able to understand people and what makes...

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...

Graduates win honors at research challenge

IUS Horizon

March 18, 2012

IU Southeast competed in the annual Certified Financial Analyst Institute Global Investment Research Challenge on Feb. 23, walking away with second place honors. The team from IU Southeast consisted of graduates Greg Darnell, Tim Crockett, Matt Yost, Jim Magill and Erica Lange. According to the CFA’s...

Foundation partners with School of Business

IUS Horizon

January 22, 2012

The Horseshoe Foundation of Floyd County has decided to partner with IU Southeast on a project to establish a student investment fund which will provide real world experience in investment portfolio management. The foundation will be established in the School of Business with a $100,000 fund from...

Business receives high position rating

IUS Horizon

November 27, 2011

The School of Business moved up 30 positions in its rankings with “U.S. News and World Report,” making it in the top 15 percent of business programs in the country. “Bloomberg Businessweek” has also recently ranked IU Southeast’s School of Business 73rd out of 500 for part-time MBA programs. “These...

IUS students win competition

IUS Horizon

March 18, 2011

Five IUS students won the Chartered Financial Analysts Society of Louisville’s Investment Research Challenge on Feb. 24. The competition is a stock research contest that has two parts — a written analysis and an oral presentation on what they found in their analysis. There was also another measure the panel of judges used to assess the competitors. ...