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IU East business faculty member establishes gift for scholarships, success fund

IU East business faculty member establishes gift for scholarships, success fund

Indiana University East has announced a $44,000 gift from faculty member and alumnus, Roger Crane.

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Roger Crane

Crane, director of the accounting program and lecturer in accounting for the School of Business and Economics, said the IU East campus has been a gift to him.

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Celebrate the start of summer at the ALL-IN Block Party

Celebrate the start of summer at the ALL-IN Block Party

Wayne County Cultural Atlas to reveal cultural trail, marker during community event
Wayne County Cultural Atlas welcomes the community to celebrate the start of summer during the ALL-IN Block Party from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 7. The ALL-IN Block Party is a free event and will be held on 10th Street, between E. Main and Sailor streets in downtown Richmond.

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IU East library director establishes endowment for service-learning scholarships

IU East library director establishes endowment for service-learning scholarships

Today Indiana University East announced that library director, Frances Yates, and her husband, Sean, gave a $58,000 gift in support of scholarships for students at IU East who are engaged in service-learning activities.

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Witness to Innocence focus of upcoming forums at IU East

Witness to Innocence focus of upcoming forums at IU East

The Criminal Justice and Political Science Club will host two public forums on “Witness to Innocence” on Tuesday, April 19.

In the morning, the first event is the Wrongful Conviction Forum from 10:30 a.m. to noon and will be held in Vivian Auditorium, located in Whitewater Hall. This forum will feature speakers Associate Professor of Criminal Justice Bob Ramsey, Wayne County Sheriff Jeff Cappa, Wayne County Prosecutor Mike Shipman, Superior Court Judge Darrin Dolehanty, and exonerated speakers Paris Powell and Kwame Ajamu.

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Mid-East Honors Association’s annual conference to be held at IU East

Mid-East Honors Association’s annual conference to be held at IU East

The Indiana University East Honors Program will host the 2016 Mid-East Honors Association (MEHA) annual conference April 1-3. More than 200 students from 20 different colleges and universities will visit the IU East campus for the prestigious event.

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IU East announces new dean for the School of Business and Economics

IU East announces new dean for the School of Business and Economics

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Robert Mulligan

Robert Mulligan, Ph.D., will join the Indiana University East School of Business and Economics as the new dean beginning July 1, 2016.

Interim Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Mary Blakefield said, “Bob Mulligan will be a fine addition to IU East. He has a wide variety of skills and experiences that will help the School of Business and Economics position itself for the future. He brings a depth of knowledge in areas such as accreditation, business relations and graduate education. He will represent IU East well in Richmond and in the region.”

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IU East to add soccer programs for 2017-18 school year

IU East to add soccer programs for 2017-18 school year

One Red Wolf Nation. Two new teams.

Indiana University East will add NAIA varsity men’s and women’s soccer programs starting with the 2017-18 school year.soccer

The Indiana University East Faculty Senate earlier this school year approved a resolution to add men’s and women’s soccer programs.

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Art + Science national juried exhibition to open March 28 at IU East

Art + Science national juried exhibition to open March 28 at IU East

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“Tree” by Yeohyun Ahn of Munster, Ind. (a generative painting referenced by the L-system)

Indiana University East Fine Arts program will host its second national juried exhibition themed “Art + Science,” with the support of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences and Mindful Explorations. The exhibit will be open from March 28 to May 13 in the Tom Thomas Gallery, located in Whitewater Hall.

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Public invited to open discussion on Police Relationships with the Latino Community on March 23

Public invited to open discussion on Police Relationships with the Latino Community on March 23

Indiana University East will sponsor a forum at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 23, to focus on police relationships with the growing local Latino population. But the event also will explore a lot more involving the sense of community and the common good.

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