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IU East appoints new vice chancellor for External Affairs

Thursday, May 8th

Indiana University East Chancellor Kathryn Cruz-Uribe announced today that Jason Troutwine has been named IU East Vice Chancellor for External Affairs. Troutwine is currently foundation director at Reid Hospital & Health Care Services/Reid Foundation. He will begin his new duties at IU East on July 1, 2014.

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School of Nursing’s Master of Science in Nursing program receives accreditation

Thursday, May 8th

The Indiana University East School of Nursing has received notice from the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) Board of Commissioners that the Master of Science of Nursing program has received a five-year initial accreditation.

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IU East’s Class of 2014 by the numbers

Wednesday, May 7th

The Class of 2014 will receive 621 diplomas during Indiana University East’s 43rd Commencement Ceremony at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 16, at the Richmond High School Tiernan Center.

Of the degrees being conferred, 560 are bachelor’s degrees and 61 master’s degrees. The awarding of the degrees this year marks the most awarded in IU East’s history.CommencementCelebration

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IU East’s 43rd Commencement Ceremony is May 16

Wednesday, May 7th

Indiana University East will host its 43rd Commencement Ceremony at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 16, at the Richmond High School Tiernan Center, located at 380 Hub Etchison Parkway.

This year, the university will confer 560 baccalaureate degrees and 61 master’s degrees. The awarding of the degrees this year marks the most awarded in IU East’s history, surpassing last year’s milestone 532 baccalaureate degrees and 28 master’s degrees.CommencementNumbers

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IU East to offer Graduate Certificate in Mathematics online

Monday, May 5th

Indiana University East has received final approval for a new online Graduate Certificate in Mathematics program from the Indiana Commission for Higher Education. The certificate program will begin fall 2014.

“The Graduate Certificate is an exciting new program for Indiana University East,” said Markus Pomper, chair of the Department of Mathematics. “It allows students who have a graduate degree in education or some other discipline to earn sufficient graduate credits in mathematics to meet the qualifications for teaching at the community college level.”

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IU East Student News and Notes

Friday, May 2nd

Senior Capstone Art Exhibition opens at Room 912
Richmond, Ind. – The Senior Capstone Art Exhibition, which includes works by nine Indiana University East seniors, will be on display in the Room 912 Gallery, located at 912 E. Main Street in Richmond.  An opening reception is scheduled from 5-7 p.m. May 2 at Room 912.SeniorArtExhibit

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Indiana resident undergraduates can save 25 percent on tuition at IU East this summer

Tuesday, April 29th

Indiana University East students can save money and accelerate their progress toward earning a degree by taking advantage of a summer 2014 tuition discount.summertuition2014

Indiana resident undergraduates enrolled at IU East will receive a 25 percent discount in tuition for courses taken in the summer this year. Nonresident undergraduate students will receive an equivalent dollar reduction in their tuition.

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Faculty and staff excellence awards presented at IU East’s Honors Convocation

Monday, April 28th

Indiana University East recognized several faculty and staff with awards for their service to the university during the Honors Convocation ceremony held April 24.

Tonya Breymier, associate dean for Nursing Graduate Programs and lecturer of nursing, and Brenda Buckner, assistant professor of education, are this year’s recipients of the Helen Lees Award, established in 1991.TonyaBreymier2

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Academic Excellence Celebrated at IU East’s Honors Convocation

Monday, April 28th

Indiana University East celebrated the accomplishments of its students during the annual Honors Convocation held April 24.

Chancellor’s Scholar Awards are campus-wide awards, presented to the highest achieving seniors, by academic school. Chancellor’s awards were presented to:

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Enactus team at IU East won league regional competition

Thursday, April 17th

The IU East Enactus team won a regional championship in its league during the 2014 Enactus United States National Exposition held March 31-April 3 in Cincinnati. The team advanced to the national competition held the same week in Cincinnati and placed in the top 100 schools.Enactus2014

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