Posts Tagged ‘tradition’

Cruz-Uribe to be installed as IU East’s sixth chancellor at historic depot

Wednesday, October 16th

The installation ceremony for Indiana University East Chancellor Kathryn Cruz-Uribe will be held in the historic Richmond Depot District at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, October 25, at the Pennsylvania Railroad Depot.  The theme of the ceremony will highlight Indiana University East as “A Steward of Place,” symbolizing the university’s deep commitment to the community and region it serves.KathrynCruz-Uribe

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IU East’s Homecoming 2012 begins November 12

Friday, November 9th

Indiana University East will host “Homecoming 2012: Red Wolves Rising” November 12-16. 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.

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Homecoming 2009 begins with Monday Madness

Monday, November 9th

Indiana University East has a feeling it’s going to be a good night as the campus celebrates Homecoming 2009 the week of November 9-14.

This year’s theme, “I Gotta Feeling,” is based on the popular song by the Black Eyed Peas.

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Red Wolves mascot receives name

Friday, January 9th

Indiana University East has a name for the Red Wolves mascot. “Rufus the Red Wolf” debuted in person during the IU East/Holiday Inn Richmond Homecoming Classic basketball tournament held in November. After seeking nominations from the community for a name, the university received 162 suggestions.

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Homecoming King and Queen announced

Friday, November 14th

Derrick Stump, of Pitsburg, Ohio, and Carri Pyle, of Richmond, are now homecoming royalty. The IU East

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students were named the 2008 Homecoming King and Queen during the bonfire Thursday, November 6 after the nominees had been narrowed to three lords and three ladies. The Homecoming Royalty was also introduced during the IU East/Holiday Inn Richmond Classic men’s basketball homecoming tournament November 8.

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IU East proudly announces Red Wolves as new mascot

Wednesday, April 30th

Red Wolves

Indiana University East is now the Red Wolves. The new mascot was unveiled at a press conference on Wednesday at IU East.

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IU East to unveil new mascot

Tuesday, April 29th

Indiana University East will unveil its new mascot at 11:30 a.m. in the Whitewater Hall lobby on Wednesday, April 30. The event is open to the community and will be broadcast live by WCTV.

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IU East unveils mascot finalists

Monday, January 28th

Indiana University East is one step closer to naming a new mascot. The IU East mascot steering committee has narrowed the 165 different nominations to five finalists.

The university is now inviting the public to vote for a favorite finalist.

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Nominations pour in for mascot name; nominations end December 31

Friday, December 21st

Indiana University East has received over 125 different suggestions for a new mascot but is encouraging the public to continue submitting their ideas. The online suggestion box for the mascot closes December 31, 2007.

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IU East to change mascot name; nominations encouraged

Thursday, November 29th

Indiana University East is on the search for a new mascot.

Interim Chancellor Nasser Paydar accepted a recommendation last week from a steering committee of students, faculty, staff, and alumni to change the mascot name from the Pioneers.

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