Stephanie Whitehead has been appointed the new director of the Center for Teaching and Learning.
As director, Whitehead will provide leadership in best teaching practices to support effective student learning for all modes of instructional delivery. She will work with and supervise the CTL staff in developing and delivering faculty development opportunities for both full-time and adjunct faculty and teaching staff about best practices related to pedagogy, learning and assessment.
Indiana University East will host guest lecturer Sakina Hughes, assistant professor of history at the University of Southern Indiana, from 6-8 p.m., on Wednesday, November 16, in the Whitewater Hall Community Room.
The annual Whitewater Valley Art Competition awards reception was held November 10 at Indiana University East. Originating in 1978 with open judging, the event has hosted prestigious artists and art experts of national acclaim for the jurying.
Indiana University East has awarded $115,895 in donor-funded scholarships to incoming freshmen and returning students for the 2016-2017 academic year.
IU East is proud to announce all the students receiving scholarships this year provided through donor support. The list of recipients is below.
Indiana University East has faculty available to discuss the election on a local, state and national level. Ross Alexander, dean of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences, and Chera LaForge, assistant professor of political science, will be available to discuss this year’s election.
Indiana University East was named to the 2015 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.
This designation is the highest honor a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning, and civic engagement. The Honor Roll list is available online.
Area business leaders and the community are invited to attend the IU Business Outlook Forum from 7:30-9 a.m. on Tuesday, November 15, at Indiana University East in Whitewater Hall. The IU Business Outlook Forum is presented by the IU East Alumni Association and the IU East School of Business and Economics.
The Indiana University East School of Nursing and Health Sciences honored four individuals and the Lighthouse Assembly of God with Nursing Excellence Awards during its gala “Excellence Beyond Borders” on October 29. The nursing gala was held at Forest Hills Country Club in Richmond.
Indiana University East will host “Homecoming 2016: Rufus for President” October 31-November 5. Alumni, friends and the campus community are invited to participate in activities and events throughout the week.