Archive for September, 2014

IU East’s upcoming “Read to Lead” session to focus on “One Book, Many Voices” selection

Tuesday, September 30th

The “Read to Lead” series will discuss the featured book for this year’s IU East “One Book, Many Voices” project. For the Love of Cities: The Love Affair Between People and Their Places by Peter Kageyama will be the topic of discussion from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. on Wednesday, October 8, in the Whitewater Hall Community Room. Participants should read the book prior to the session to optimize the cooperative learning experience.

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Richmond resident Rob Quigg elected to IU Foundation Board of Directors

Monday, September 29th

BLOOMINGTON, Ind.—James R. “Rob” Quigg, vice president of accounting at Richmond Baking Company in Richmond, Indiana, has been elected to the Indiana University Foundation Board of Directors. Founded in 1936, the IU Foundation maximizes private support for Indiana University by fostering lifelong relationships with key stakeholders and providing advancement leadership and fundraising services for campuses and units across the university.RobQuigg

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IU East welcomes high school students to explore campus for College GO! Week

Friday, September 26th

Indiana University East will celebrate College GO! Week September 22-26. The event offers high school students the opportunity to explore IU East and its academic programs.

The Indiana Commission for Higher Education established College GO! Week to encourage high school students to pursue a college education. IU East will highlight scholarships, campus spirit and traditions, opportunities for campus life, athletics and much more.

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Nominations are being accepted for IU East’s Alumni Hall of Fame

Friday, September 26th

The Indiana University East Alumni Association invites members of the community and other interested individuals to submit nominations for the Indiana University East Alumni Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame is newly established to recognize and celebrate the outstanding alumni of IU East.HallofFame

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IU East receives 2015 Military Friendly® School designation

Tuesday, September 23rd

Indiana University East was named as a Military Friendly® School by Victory Media Inc., the premier media entity for military personnel transitioning into civilian life. The list provides service members transparent, data-driven ratings about post-military education and career opportunities.MilitaryFriendlySchoolLogo

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IU East celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with campus, community events

Thursday, September 18th

Indiana University East will present Alice Driver from 5-6 p.m. on Monday, September 22,  in the Whitewater Hall Community Room. Driver, a photojournalist in Mexico, will present on her upcoming book More or Less Dead. She will also talk about her work as a photographer and as a documentary filmmaker. Her documentary film is If Images Could Fill Our Empty Spaces.

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

Tuesday, September 16th

Indiana University East is pleased to welcome its newest faculty in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Melissa Blankenship, visiting lecturer in English, received her Master of Fine Arts in Creative Non-Fiction from Murray State University and her Bachelor of Fine Arts in English with a Creative Writing minor from Indiana University East.MelissaBlankenship2

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Tickets available for “One Book, Many Voices” featured author Peter Kageyama

Friday, September 12th

Indiana University East is celebrating its third year of the “One Book, Many Voices” project.  The project’s mission is to foster a campus and community discussion about themes and ideas inspired by a common text in an effort to develop camaraderie, inform knowledge, and inspire action towards positive civic engagement and improvement.PeterKageyama

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IU East School of Nursing offers Family Nurse Practitioner program

Friday, September 12th

The Indiana University East School of Nursing will offer a third concentration for its Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) program. The Family Nurse Practitioner concentration will be available beginning the 2015 spring semester.

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IU East welcomes new faculty to the School of Natural Science and Mathematics

Thursday, September 11th

Indiana University East is pleased to welcome its newest faculty in the School of Natural Science and Mathematics.JoshuaBeal

Joshua Beal, assistant professor of mathematics, received his Ph.D. in Mathematics from Ohio University. He earned his Master of Science in Mathematics and his Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Statistics from Miami University.

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