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ATHENA Leadership Award® recipient announced

ATHENA Leadership Award® recipient announced

Angie Dickman is the recipient of the 2017 ATHENA Leadership Award® for Wayne County. Dickman, of Richmond, Ind., was presented the award during the ATHENA celebration dinner held June 22 at Forest Hills Country Club in Richmond. The event recognizes women leaders who motivate, inspire and create positive change in the community.

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IU East faculty collaborate to publish book on best practices in online teaching

IU East faculty collaborate to publish book on best practices in online teaching

For the past decade, Indiana University East has been regarded as an innovative leader in online education. A new book will soon be released that will share the wealth of experience and knowledge IU East faculty have gained in designing and instructing online courses.

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Online degree in informatics prepares students for cutting-edge careers

Online degree in informatics prepares students for cutting-edge careers

Indiana University East will offer a Bachelor of Science in Informatics degree online beginning fall 2017.

The degree program is in collaboration with Indiana University Online, and jointly includes IU Kokomo, IU Northwest, IU South Bend and IU Southeast. The program encompasses 120 credit hours and is designed to enhance potential for careers in web development, supply chain management, medical records, systems analysis, biotechnology and public relations.

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IU East to offer new online program in Applied Health Science beginning this fall

IU East to offer new online program in Applied Health Science beginning this fall

Indiana University East will offer a Bachelor of Science in Applied Health Science degree online beginning fall 2017.

The degree program is in collaboration with Indiana University Online, and jointly includes IU Kokomo, IU Northwest, IU South Bend and IU Southeast. The program encompasses 120 credit hours and is designed to enhance potential for career advancement in entry- and midlevel positions in health-related organizations. Two tracks will be offered: community health education and health administration.

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IU East begins renovation of Whitewater Hall Lobby

IU East begins renovation of Whitewater Hall Lobby

This week, Indiana University East began renovation of Whitewater Hall Lobby. Work on the project began May 30 and is expected to be completed by September 8.

Local company Whisenhunt Construction, Inc., is the project’s general contractor. The renovation will enhance the space and improve the lobby’s energy efficiency and technology.

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Keynote speaker for this year’s ATHENA Leadership Award® announced

Keynote speaker for this year’s ATHENA Leadership Award® announced

Karen Freeman-Wilson

This year’s speaker for the ATHENA Leadership Award® Dinner will be Karen Freeman-Wilson, mayor of the City of Gary.

Wayne Bank and Indiana University East will host the dinner at 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 22, at Forest Hills Country Club, located at 2169 South 23rd St. in Richmond, Ind. The event recognizes women leaders who motivate, inspire and create positive change in the community.

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IU East’s Class of 2017 by the numbers

IU East’s Class of 2017 by the numbers

The Class of 2017 will receive 876 diplomas during Indiana University East’s 46th Commencement Ceremony at 6 p.m. today (May 12) at the Richmond High School Tiernan Center.

Of the degrees being conferred, 811 are bachelor’s degrees and 65 are master’s degrees.  The number of degrees is a significant increase for IU East and marks the university’s highest number of graduates in a given year. IU East will also present its 10,000th diploma during the ceremony.

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