Posts Tagged ‘community’

IU East named to 2014 President’s Honor Roll

Monday, March 9th

Indiana University East has been named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll by the Corporation for National and Community Service.

This designation is the highest honor a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning, and civic engagement. The Honor Roll list is available online.

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Spotlight: IU East faculty lead program on Perspectives of Beauty at Girls Inc.

Wednesday, March 4th
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Katherine Miller, assistant professor of anthropology, helps a Girls Inc. member with an East African dress as part of “Perspectives of Beauty: What is normal is what you are.”

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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’s Library director receives prestigious national award for outstanding public service

Wednesday, December 3rd

Indiana University East Director of the Campus Library Frances Yates was one of 10 librarians to receive the prestigious Carnegie Corporation of New York/New York Times I Love My Librarian Award. The award was presented December 2 in New York City.FrancesYates1

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Five Stars: IU East earns NAIA “Champions of Character” Distinction

Wednesday, November 26th

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Indiana University East is one of 168 colleges and universities that will be recognized with an NAIA Champions of Character Five Star Award for the 2013-14 school year, the NAIA announced this fall.Championslogo1-hq

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IU East students create over 200 ceramic bowls for Empty Bowls Luncheon Nov. 15

Wednesday, November 12th

Call them messages in a soup bowl.EmptyBowls

Students have been creating unique ceramic bowls by the dozens in the studio at Indiana University East.

Hour by hour, over 200 pottery pieces have been thrown on the pottery wheel, fired, glazed and fired again.

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IU East’s Student Activities and Events Center Groundbreaking Ceremony celebrates campus’ fifth building

Tuesday, November 11th

Indiana University and Indiana University East today broke ground on the campus’ fifth building, a Student Activities and Events Center that is expected for completion in 2016.

The Students Activities and Events Center Groundbreaking ceremony was hosted by the IU Board of Trustees, IU President Michael McRobbie and IU East Chancellor Kathryn Cruz-Uribe. Also during the ceremony, remarks were provided by Angela Dickman, chair of the IU East Board of Advisors, and IU East Student Government Association President Emily O’Brien. Dickman was joined at the podium by Felicia Quigg, both served as co-chairs of the Bold Aspirations Campaign Committee along with Bill Quigg and Daniel Dickman.

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IU East’s 2014 Homecoming begins November 10

Thursday, November 6th

Indiana University East will host “Homecoming 2014: This is How We Do It” November 10-15. Alumni, friends and the campus community are invited to participate in the activities and events throughout the week. Homecoming events are sponsored by the Alumni Association, Office of Campus Life, Student Activities Advisory Team, Student Government Association, and Students Today Alumni Tomorrow.HomecomingFall2014

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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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