The Horizon

New bridges to bring changes for Kentuckiana drivers

The Lincoln and Kennedy bridges will be two bridges connecting Southern Indiana and Louisville that will be tolled beginning in late 2016, according to the 2014 IU Southeast Bridge Toll Survey.
Drivers will have various options on how they wish to pay the bridge tolls.

Hannah Foreman, Staff Reporter

April 1, 2016

The last thing IUS students or professors need when traveling to campus is to be waiting in long lines of traffic as the exhaust from hundreds of cars fills the air. This is the reality of some tolled bridges. But the new bridge toll system coming to Louisville will be designed to change that. The...

Enrollment falls back for semester

IUS Horizon

September 16, 2012

IU Southeast enrollment dropped by 5 percent for the fall 2012 semester and has the smallest population out of the eight regional Indiana University campuses. Christopher Crews, associate director of Admissions, said IU Southeast expected a drop due to the demographics. “We expected and knew t...

Enrollment fails to spring forward

IUS Horizon

January 29, 2012

For the spring 2012 semester, IU Southeast released its enrollment numbers, which decreased by 3.7 percent. IU Southeast held its first day of spring classes on Jan. 9, and the Official State Census was completed on Jan. 21, which took place at IU Bloomington. While IU Southeast will release the...

Sherman Minton Bridge Poll

IUS Horizon

September 28, 2011

How has the Sherman Minton Bridge closing affected your commute?

Bridge closure causes inconvenience

IUS Horizon

September 26, 2011

The closure of the Sherman Minton Bridge has had an effect on many commuters in Southern Indiana and Kentucky, including students, faculty and staff at IU Southeast. Of the student body, 30 percent commute from Kentucky. While 24 percent full-time faculty and staff live in Kentucky, 44 percent of part...

Shermageddon allows opportunity to unite

IUS Horizon

September 26, 2011

With the closing of the Sherman Minton Bridge due to various fractures in the infrastructure, a gloom has seemed to settle down in the Southern Indiana and Louisville region. However, the divide between Kentucky and Indiana has become an even larger crack, highlighting a lack of support for commuter...

Editor implores courtesy from drivers

IUS Horizon

September 18, 2011

With the recent closure of the Sherman Minton Bridge, a typical drive to work and school has become a strategic, daily challenge for me and many other residents of Southern Indiana and Louisville. I work in downtown Jeffersonville and have always marveled at the beautiful riverside location of my ...