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IU East’s “Let’s Talk” series on Feb. 24 focuses on teenage pregnancy

Thursday, February 19th

The next upcoming“Let’s Talk” series will focus on teenage pregnancy. “Let’s Talk” is broadcast live from 7-8 p.m. on WETV Channel 20.

The series is an interactive forum for students, faculty, and members of the community. The series is sponsored by the Indiana University East School of Humanities and Social Sciences.

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IU East News and Notes

Monday, February 16th

IU East welcomes new professional staff
Indiana University East welcomes new professional staff to campus this spring.

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Kathryn T. Lowe is the coordinator of Library Instruction & Service Learning in the Library. As the coordinator, Lowe designs and delivers library instruction and facilitates service-learning experiences that improve student academic success. In addition, she works collaboratively with faculty to plan, teach and assess instruction that cultivates students’ critical thinking skills.

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Upcoming IU East Center for Leadership Development workshop focuses on Facilitating Meetings for Results

Tuesday, February 10th

The IU East Center for Leadership Development is hosting a Management Series workshop on Facilitating Meetings for Results from 1–4 p.m. on Thursday, February 19, in the Whitewater Hall Community Room.DanaHarrison

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IU East’s “Let’s Talk” series includes discussion on diabetes, teenage pregnancy and addictions

Friday, February 6th

The fourth “Let’s Talk” series is set to return this spring with discussions focused on current topics and concerns including diabetes, teenage pregnancy and addictions. “Let’s Talk” will be broadcast live on Comcast Channel 20.

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IU East welcomes new faculty member to the School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Thursday, February 5th

Indiana University East is pleased to welcome its newest faculty member to the School of Humanities and Social Sciences. Renee Kaufmann joined the school at the start of the spring 2015 semester.
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Kaufmann, assistant professor of communication studies, received her Ph.D. in Communication Studies, her Master of Arts in Communication Studies and a Graduate Certificate in Distance Learning Development and Implementation from the University of Kentucky. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Middle Childhood Education from Ohio University.

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IU East enrollment surpasses 4,000 students, the first time for a spring semester in its history

Monday, February 2nd

Student enrollment at Indiana University East for the 2015 spring semester exceeded the 4,000 level for the first time ever.enrollment2015

As of the last day of registration on January 18, there were 4,016 students enrolled for the spring, exceeding last spring’s enrollment by 160 students. The increase represents a growth of 4.1 percent. Credit hours also reached a record level at 36,668, up 2.5 percent from last spring.

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IU School of Nursing Online RN to BSN program nationally ranked in top 50 by College Choice

Wednesday, January 28th

Indiana University came in seventh on a list of the top 50 online Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) programs in the U.S. The 2015 rankings were compiled by College Choice, an independent college search and rankings website.nursingsignature

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Affordable Colleges Online 2015’s Best Online Criminal Justice Degrees ranks IU East in top 10 nationally

Wednesday, January 21st

The Affordable Colleges Online (ACO) recently ranked Indiana University East’s criminal justice online degree completion program as one of 2015’s ten Best Online Criminal Justice Degrees in the country. ACO is a leading resource for online learning and college affordability information.

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Acclaimed author Michelle Alexander to address IU campuses Jan. 27

Thursday, January 15th

Her book, The New Jim Crow, focuses on status of African-American males since the Civil Rights Movement

Indiana University East invites the campus and community to a lecture by Michelle Alexander, a highly acclaimed civil rights lawyer, advocate and legal scholar, and author of The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, at 3:30 p.m. (EST), Tuesday, January 27, 2015.

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IU East MLK Jr. Celebration, Women in Leadership featured speaker is Gloria Burgess

Wednesday, January 14th

Indiana University East will feature Gloria J. Burgess as this year’s Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration speaker at 7 p.m. on Thursday, January 22, in Vivian Auditorium, located in Whitewater Hall. Burgess will present “Martin Luther King Jr.: Legacy for Life in the 21st Century.”GloriaBurgess

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