Archive for January, 2013

Community Art Piece by India Cruse-Griffin to be unveiled during BOOST event

Tuesday, January 29th

An original art piece by India Cruse-Griffin will be unveiled during the Positive Place Initiative’s upcoming event, BOOST (Building On Our Strengths Together), on Thursday, January 31, at noon in Lingle Hall, Reid Hospital & Health Care Services. The artwork grew out of the county’s Positive Place Initiative and IU East’s “One Book, Many Voices” project.

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BOOST to bring community voices together

Monday, January 28th

The Positive Place Initiative will bring over 250 people together from the community for BOOST (Building On Our Strengths Together) on Thursday, January 31, at noon in Lingle Hall, Reid Hospital & Health Care Services. The Positive Place Initiative will host the working lunch to create and BOOST the community conversation about taking action and creating a more vibrant community.

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IU East welcomes Indiana Artisan, Rose Embroidery Guild for art exhibits

Friday, January 25th

Indiana University East and the School of Humanities and Social Sciences are hosting exhibits by the Indiana Artisan and Rose Embroidery Guild now through March 29, 2013.

The Indiana Artisan’s exhibit, “Indiana Artisan: Paintings and Drawings,” is on display in The Gallery, located in Whitewater Hall.

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IU East announces fall 2012 Dean’s List

Wednesday, January 23rd

Indiana University East students who take 12 or more credit hours and complete the semester with a grade point average of 3.5 or above on a 4.0 scale are named to the Indiana University East Dean’s List. The following is the fall 2012 Dean’s List. The list is sorted by the student’s listed hometown.

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IU East announces fall 2012 Chancellor’s List

Wednesday, January 23rd

Indiana University East students who take 12 or more credit hours and complete the semester with a grade point average of 4.0 on a 4.0 scale are named to the Indiana University East Chancellor’s List. The following is the fall 2012 Chancellor’s List. The list is sorted by the student’s listed hometown.

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Where technology meets tradition, continuing record enrollments at IU East reflect shifting patterns of education

Wednesday, January 23rd

Indiana University East continues to increase its record enrollment in both the number of students enrolled on campus and the number enrolled through its online degree completion programs. Compared to spring 2012, IU East has increased its enrollment by 15.7 percent (3,872 headcount). Students will take 6.3 percent more credit hours this spring semester compared to spring 2012, a total of 35,400 credit hours.

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Apply to World Book Night by Jan. 25 to give away books in the community

Friday, January 18th

Indiana University East Campus Library and Center for Service-Learning have been selected as a community host site for World Book Night 2013. The goal of this World Book Night is to get books into the hands of people to encourage reading for enjoyment.

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Four finalists for IU East chancellor position to visit campus

Thursday, January 17th

Indiana University East has named four finalists in the search for a new chancellor. Finalists will visit the campus this month to meet with faculty, staff, students and community members.

Following those visits, the next step will be for the university search committee that identified the finalists to meet again and make further recommendations to President Michael A. McRobbie and Executive Vice President John Applegate. McRobbie will make the final selection, subject to approval by the IU Board of Trustees.

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IU East News and Notes

Thursday, January 17th

“S.E.L.L.O.U.T.” comedy to talk about issues in diversity
Indiana University East will host the comedy show “S.E.L.L.O.U.T.” presented by The Blackpack at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, January 22, in Vivian Auditorium, located in Whitewater Hall.

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IU East’s “Let’s Talk” series to focus on overall wellness of the body, mind and spirit

Friday, January 11th

The Indiana University East School of Humanities and Social Sciences will host the “Let’s Talk” series to discuss current topics and concerns. “Let’s Talk” is an interactive forum for students, faculty, and members of the community to discuss current topics and concerns, free of charge.

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