Latest Posts

Latest Posts

IU East Center for Service Learning, Friends Fellowship Community partnership connects elders with students through art

IU East Center for Service Learning, Friends Fellowship Community partnership connects elders with students through art

Opening Minds through Art (OMA) connects students with elders with dementia and fosters communication, self-worth and social interaction through art projects. Beginning this fall semester, the Indiana University East Center for Service-Learning will partner with Friends Fellowship Community (FFC) to present this innovative service engagement program for the first time.

Read more on IU East Center for Service Learning, Friends Fellowship Community partnership connects elders with students through art…

Venus Williams receives her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from IU East

Venus Williams receives her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from IU East

 

Venus Williams is officially an alumna of Indiana University East.

Williams was presented with her diploma on August 14 at IU East, located in Richmond, Ind. Williams, who earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree, completed her last online courses at IU East this summer and was able make her first visit to campus as she traveled to the Western Southern Open (WSO) August 15-23.

Read more on Venus Williams receives her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from IU East…

IU East meets online students at Western and Southern Open

IU East meets online students at Western and Southern Open

Cincinnati, Ohio – A group of Indiana University East administrators, faculty, staff, and friends of the university attended the Western & Southern Open (WSO) tournament to meet a few of their online students on August 16. The WSO tournament was held at the Lindner Family Tennis Center in Mason, Ohio, located about an hour and a half from the IU East campus.

Read more on IU East meets online students at Western and Southern Open…

IU East Business and Economic Research Center to launch Community Financial Literacy Enhancement Initiative

IU East Business and Economic Research Center to launch Community Financial Literacy Enhancement Initiative

Seeing that many Indiana University East students and residents in the greater Richmond area might have difficulty with financial decisions, Business and Economic Research Center (BERC) faculty Oi Lin Cheung, Ph.D., associate professor of finance, and Roger Crane, lecturer in accounting, have started an initiative for the coming fall to enhance the financial literacy of the community.

Read more on IU East Business and Economic Research Center to launch Community Financial Literacy Enhancement Initiative…

IU East’s Student Support Services program receives $1.3 million federal grant award

IU East’s Student Support Services program receives $1.3 million federal grant award

Indiana University East has been awarded a five-year federal grant from the United States Department of Education for its Student Support Services (SSS) program, which provides individualized support and comprehensive programming to promote students’ academic success and personal growth.

Read more on IU East’s Student Support Services program receives $1.3 million federal grant award…

IU East 2015 Summer Research Scholars announced

IU East 2015 Summer Research Scholars announced

Indiana University East awarded six scholarships for the 2015 Summer Research Scholar Program. Undergraduate students receive $2,000 to conduct a research project under the supervision of a faculty mentor.

IMG_2987-web
Savannah Davis, biochemistry major, studying amyloplasts in plant roots, and how they may be affected by salt-induced changes.

Read more on IU East 2015 Summer Research Scholars announced…

Upcoming exhibit features four regional artists tied together by age, mixed media/physicality of work

Upcoming exhibit features four regional artists tied together by age, mixed media/physicality of work

90sartexhibit
“Silk Road Aviary” by Ann Kim

The “90s Kids: Still Wild and Crazy” art exhibit will be open to the public from July 27 – September 25, Room 912, located at 912 East Main Street in Richmond.

Read more on Upcoming exhibit features four regional artists tied together by age, mixed media/physicality of work…

ATHENA Leadership Award recipient announced

ATHENA Leadership Award recipient announced

JackieCarberry
Jackie Carberry

Jackie Carberry is the recipient of this year’s 2015 ATHENA Leadership Award for Wayne County. Carberry, of Centerville, Ind., was presented the award during the ATHENA celebration dinner held June 23 at Forest Hills Country Club in Richmond. The event recognizes women leaders who motivate, inspire and create positive change in the community.

Read more on ATHENA Leadership Award recipient announced…