Archive for November, 2012

IU East News and Notes

Friday, November 30th

Nursing students share Navajo stories learned while visiting Chinle
Senior nursing students will share stories they learned while in Chinle, Ariz., during “Voices of the Dine (Navajo)” on Monday, December 3. The storytelling event will be held at 4 p.m. in Vivian Auditorium, located in Whitewater Hall.

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Volleyball program receives NAIA Champions of Character Team Award

Thursday, November 29th

SIOUX CITY, Iowa — The Indiana University East volleyball team was honored as the 2012-13 recipient of the NAIA’s Buffalo Funds Five Star Champions of Character Team Award for volleyball.

The team received the award during the NAIA Volleyball National Championship Banquet of Champions on Nov. 26 at the Sioux City Convention Center. The IU East Red Wolves volleyball team is competing in the NAIA Volleyball National Championship this week.

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IU East’s Center for Leadership Development’s upcoming Management Series focuses on managing teams

Tuesday, November 20th

The IU East Center for Leadership Development’s next Management Series workshop is from 1-4 p.m. on Tuesday, December 4, in the Whitewater Hall Community Room.

The cost of the management workshop is $75. Visit iue.edu/leadership to register and to learn about discounts for multiple participants from the same organization, discounts for Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce members and certificate options.

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IU East’s Center for Leadership Development to host Career Advantage Series on Influencing Skills

Tuesday, November 20th

The IU East Center for Leadership Development will host a Career Advantage Series from 5-6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 27, in the Whitewater Hall Community Room.

It is free to attend this workshop. Refreshments will be provided. Registration is available online at iue.edu/leadership.

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IU East welcomes largest class of Honors Program inductees

Monday, November 19th

The Indiana University East Honors Program inducted 66 students, its largest group to date, during the annual Honors Induction and Pinning Ceremony held November 15 in Vivian Auditorium. The Honors Program is an academic program that provides an intellectually enriched curriculum for highly-motivated students.

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IU East News and Notes

Monday, November 19th

Harper is guest on radio show to discuss 1968 explosion following Indianapolis tragedy
Jean Harper, associate professor of English, was a guest on the “Afternoon Show” on WIBC 93.1 FM in Indianapolis. Harper talked about the 1968 Richmond explosion in relation to the gas explosion on the Southeast side of Indianapolis.

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IU East presents awards to faculty and staff, Wayne County Foundation for their contributions

Monday, November 19th

Indiana University East presented two awards, one to IU East faculty and staff and one to the Wayne County Foundation, for their generous support of the campus and its students during the annual Spirit of Philanthropy Luncheon held October 17 at Forest Hills Country Club. Vice Chancellor for External Affairs Rob Zinkan presented the awards.

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IU East’s WVAAC Top Ten, Purchase award recipients

Friday, November 16th

Indiana University East Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition Top Ten Award and Purchase Award recipients have their work on display now through December 7 in The Gallery and Meijer Artway, located in Whitewater Hall.

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Entries for IU East’s High School Speech Tournament due November 26

Thursday, November 15th

The Indiana University East Annual High School Speech Tournament will be held on Saturday, December 1, 2012, in Whitewater Hall. Registration is from 7:15-8 a.m. and the tournament will end by 3:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

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IU East Campus Police provides cadet program for students to gain professional experience, certification

Wednesday, November 14th

The Indiana University East Campus Police Department is offering a new professional training program for students interested in careers in law enforcement.

Campus Police Chief Burt Cole said IU East is participating in the Indiana University Police Department Cadet Program for the first time this fall semester, along with IU Kokomo and IU Southeast.

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