The Indiana University East School of Nursing and IU Kokomo School of Nursing have a received a grant from the Indiana University Women’s Philanthropy Leadership Council (WPLC). The $15,000 will help the schools to purchase simulation equipment.
The agreement is similar in some respects to the IU East and Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) agreement, now in its second year.
The Indiana University East Danielson Learning Center will begin new summer hours starting Monday, June 15.
The center’s offices will be open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Thursday. The summer hours of operation will be June 15-August 7, 2015.
The Indiana University East Business Economic Research Center (the BERC), the Economic Development Corporation of Wayne County (the EDC) and the Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce (the chamber) have partnered together to research the business climate and related business needs of the county. Together they have prepared a survey that will be open to businesses/companies in Wayne County June 15, 2015 to June 26, 2015.
Three local high school students have received the Fred Nottingham Scholarship. Krista Trumbo, Taylor Webster and Sarah Jo Wellman were each awarded with a $1,000 scholarship.
Trumbo and Webster plan to attend IU East, beginning with the start of the fall 2015 semester. Wellman plans to attend IU Bloomington.
Construction on Indiana University East’s Student Events and Activities Center will begin today (June 3).
The center is IU East’s fifth building on campus. The facility will promote student success through a comprehensive offering of programming in health and wellness, physical education, athletics, student activities and special events. Since 2007, student enrollment at IU East has over doubled to 4,573 in 2014.
Wayne Bank and Trust Co. and Indiana University East have partnered for the second year to bring the ATHENA Leadership Award to Wayne County. The ATHENA Leadership award is presented to an individual who is honored for their professional excellence, community service and for actively assisting women in their attainment of professional excellence and leadership skills.
Indiana University East’s Run with the Wolves 5K Run/Walk is Saturday, July 25. Registration is now open.
Farm Art exhibit to open at Room 912
Richmond, Ind. – The next upcoming art exhibit at Indiana University East’s Room 912 will feature the work of Andrew Reichter. The Farm Art exhibit will be on display June 1 to July 17.
Indiana University East welcomed Latishea Varnesdeel as the special assistant to the chancellor and chief diversity officer. Varnesdeel began at IU East May 11 and will relocate to Richmond with her daughters.