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ONE foundations hosts dinner: Brings hunger to table

IUS Horizon

April 8, 2012

Refreshments lined the wall in The Commons as people made their way into the Hoosier Room on March 22 to partake in a free event held by the campus ONE organization, called the Hunger Dinner. As part of the demonstration to end world hunger, participants were divided into three groups to experience...

Organization inspires hope in students

IUS Horizon

April 1, 2012

AIDS Interfaith Ministries of Kentuckiana visited IU Southeast on March 13 in an effort to educate students about AIDS and alert students to the services AIM provides AIDS patients. The mission of AIM is to help people affected by AIDS or HIV by providing various aspects of support. Some of the ser...

Eagles strike Grenadiers out

IUS Horizon

March 18, 2012

The IUS baseball team lost their game on March 10 against Asbury University. Despite a strong start from IU Southeast, the final score was 3-0, in favor of Asbury. Fielding first, the Grenadiers had Trey Richard, junior infielder, playing shortstop. A.J. Doyle, junior infielder, played third base while Bria...

Grenadiers travel for late start, win despite odds

IUS Horizon

March 11, 2012

The IUS baseball team defeated Berea College on March 3, despite a  late start. Travel conditions delayed the game by almost three hours. It was a tough game for the Grenadiers, as Berea pulled ahead many times in the game. Weather conditions also made the game increasingly difficult. However,...

IUS women beat St. Louis

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March 4, 2012

The IUS women’s basketball team brought home a win against St. Louis College of Pharmacy on, Feb. 25. The game was the first round of the Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament. The Grenadiers never fell behind to the Eutectics and brought home the win with a final score of 87-21. By...

Naval firefighter heats kitchen

IUS Horizon

February 26, 2012

Richard Calarco, sous chef for Dining and Conference Services, joined IU Southeast after traveling the world while serving in the Navy. “I basically wanted to be a diver for the Navy, but I didn’t meet the qualifications for that, so I became a naval firefighter,” Calarco said. However, Calarco said he had dreams of becoming a ...

New director guides students toward career paths

IUS Horizon

February 19, 2012

Trey Lewis, director of Career Services, joined IU Southeast from James Madison University in Virginia, where he has been for the past six years. Lewis said IU Southeast is a place that is very special to him. “I have a special tie to this university,” Lewis said. “My wife was an extremely involved student leade...

Physics professor passionate about travel

IUS Horizon

February 13, 2012

Subhranil De, assistant professor of physics, has had many stops in his life’s travels. He has inhabited places such as Berlin, Germany, Denmark, India and France. De was born in Calcutta, India.  His native tongue is Bengali, although English has always been a close second. “My father ...

Survey seeks to strengthen schools

IUS Horizon

February 7, 2012

Students in their first year, as well as seniors, are invited to participate in the National Survey of Student Engagement. The survey is sent to students through their IUS e-mail and comes out every three years. The survey is geared toward helping faculty and administrators improve college life for ...

Illegal downloading causes concern

IUS Horizon

January 29, 2012

IU Southeast has issued a notice to inform students of an increase in illegal downloading and sharing copyright songs and movies over the Internet on campus. Lee Staton, manager of communication and special projects, said he believes the rise is coming from the increase of students living on campus, increasing the usage of wired and wireless connections. “There was ...

Operation: Success — Veterans maintain grant

IUS Horizon

January 22, 2012

For the third year in a row, IU Southeast will receive the Operation Diploma Grant – a grant that helps assist the university in its efforts to support student veterans and their families. The grant is a partnership between IU Southeast and Ivy Tech. The Operation Diploma Grant is made possible...