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IU East to confer most degrees in campus history at Commencement May 10

IU East to confer most degrees in campus history at Commencement May 10

Indiana University East will host its 42nd Commencement Ceremony at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 10, at the Richmond High School Tiernan Center.

This year, the university will confer 532 baccalaureate degrees and 28 master’s degrees. The awarding of the degrees is a significant increase for IU East and this year marks the most awarded in the school’s history. In 2012, IU East awarded 445 baccalaureate degrees and 16 master’s degrees. Additionally, the first cohort of students in the Master of Science in Management will have degrees conferred during the ceremony.

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Indiana Supreme Court Justice Stephen David to speak during IU East’s Constitution Week

Indiana Supreme Court Justice Stephen David to speak during IU East’s Constitution Week

Indiana University East will welcome Indiana Supreme Court Justice Steven H. David to campus at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, September 18, in Tom Raper Hall, room 124. The event is a part of the Constitution Week Celebration at IU East. The event is free and open to the public.

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IU East community mourns the passing of first director Frederick Grohsmeyer

IU East community mourns the passing of first director Frederick Grohsmeyer

The Indiana University East community today mourns the loss of Frederick A. Grohsmeyer, the university’s first director from 1971-1975. Previously, Grohsmeyer was the director of the Eastern Indiana Center of Earlham College 1969 to 1971.

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IU East Campus Library hosts exhibit Voice of Liberty, Voice of Conscience

IU East Campus Library hosts exhibit Voice of Liberty, Voice of Conscience

The Campus Library exhibition the “Emma Lazarus: Voice of Liberty, Voice of Conscience” will be on display through October 14. The exhibit is free and open to the public.

The exhibit hours are 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Mondays through Thursdays and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays.

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IU East enrollment reaches historic high, increases 8.6% for fall

IU East enrollment reaches historic high, increases 8.6% for fall

Indiana University East has achieved a record high in total credit hours taught, surpassing the previous mark set in 2003.

The campus has increased the number of credit hours taught by 8.6 percent compared to the same period last year. There are 2,447 students enrolled for the fall semester, representing an increase of 8 percent. Enrollment has grown in all of IU East’s academic schools.

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1:47 documentary to premiere at IU East

1:47 documentary to premiere at IU East

Indiana University East will host the premiere of the documentary film, 1:47, on Friday, April 4, at 8 p.m. in Vivian Auditorium. The black tie optional event will start with a reception at 6:30 p.m. in Whitewater Lobby.  Tickets are $100 per person and can be purchased by contacting the IU East Office of External Affairs at (765) 973-8419. 

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