Yearly Archives: 2007

Yearly Archives: 2007

Education psychology professor provides expertise during national radio show

Education psychology professor provides expertise during national radio show

Jerry Wilde, associate professor of educational psychology, was on “Wake Up With Whoopi” Tuesday morning to provide parents with tips on talking with their children about the images surrounding September, 11, 2001 terrorist attacks and the war in Iraq. Whoopi Goldberg’s radio show stream’s live on the internet and cities across the nation.

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IU East’s Human Resources director receives award for excellence

IU East’s Human Resources director receives award for excellence

Indiana University East’s director of Human Resources and Payroll received the Award for Professional Excellence during the Indiana Society for Human Resource Management Conference. The conference was held August 27-29 in downtown Indianapolis.

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Juror announced for IU East’s 2007 Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition

Juror announced for IU East’s 2007 Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition

The Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition dates back 28 years. Now, after more than a quarter of a century, entries number between 200- 250 and come from as many as 40 universities, art organizations, art centers and independent artists throughout the 300 mile radius around Richmond, Indiana.

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Record number of high school graduates apply to IU East in 2007

Record number of high school graduates apply to IU East in 2007

Credit hours taught for the fall 2007 semester at Indiana University East have increased 3.9 percent compared to the same period last year, according to unofficial enrollment figures. The number of students enrolled also increased by a full percentage point.

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New leadership structure at IU East prepares campus for future growth

New leadership structure at IU East prepares campus for future growth

Richmond, IN

Indiana University East is reorganizing its senior administrative structure to support more directly its expanded mission as a comprehensive bachelor’s and master’s degree institution. This new structure places emphasis on academics and the academic needs of students, while also providing for the effective management of a broad range student activities, events and services. As a public institution serving the residents in east central Indiana and west central Ohio, the university has a special responsibility to meet regional needs for higher education in as efficient way as possible.

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New Tom McFarlane exhibit at The Gallery

New Tom McFarlane exhibit at The Gallery

(Richmond, Ind.) Tom McFarlane’s “Images from a Digital Darkroom” will be on display at The Gallery at Indiana University East from August 27 to September 21.

Tom McFarlaneMcFarlane has always been involved in photography, but with the arrival of high resolution digital photography over the past few years, his interest has grown.

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L.I.N.C.

L.I.N.C.

Last fall, Indiana University East began a learning community pilot program intended to better engage and retain newly enrolled first year students. Learning in Communities (LINC) exceeded expectations and will expand to include five learning communities for the fall 2007 semester. First year students enrolling for the fall are encouraged to join LINC.

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