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Eastern Indiana College Fair to be held September 24

Eastern Indiana College Fair to be held September 24

Indiana University East will host the Eastern Indiana College Fair on September 24 in Whitewater Hall. 

The College Fair is free and open to the community as well as students and alumni.  The event will take place from 6:30-8 p.m. The campus is located off Chester Boulevard in Richmond, Ind. A financial aid presentation will be held at 6 p.m.

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IU Trustees approve degree program in communications for IU East

IU Trustees approve degree program in communications for IU East

Indiana University East is pursing the implementation of a Bachelor of Science degree in Communication Studies. The degree was approved by the Indiana University Board of Trustees Friday, June 20.

The degree program must next be approved by the Indiana Commission for Higher Education.

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IU East announces Summer Scholars

IU East announces Summer Scholars

Indiana University East has awarded six scholarships for the 2008 Summer Research Scholar Program. Undergraduate students receive $2,000 to conduct a research project under the supervision of a faculty mentor.

The first Summer Research Scholar was a single award made to a biology student, Nathan Feldman, in summer 2000. Feldman graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and is now employed in research at Proctor and Gamble in Cincinnati.

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Nationally known author to visit IU East for public reading

Nationally known author to visit IU East for public reading

Award winning author Christopher Coake will visit Indiana University East on Wednesday, March 26 for a reading at 7 p.m. in Vivian Auditorium, located in Whitewater Hall. A reception and book signing will follow the reading. The event is free and open to the public.

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IU East announces the Dean’s List for fall 2007

IU East announces the Dean’s List for fall 2007

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IU East announces the Chancellor’s List for fall 2007

IU East announces the Chancellor’s List for fall 2007

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Books on Trial: Red Scare in the Heartland

Books on Trial: Red Scare in the Heartland

Richmond, Ind. – Between the two major red scares of the twentieth century, a police raid on a Communist Party Bookstore in Oklahoma City marked an important lesson in the history of American freedom. Shirley A. Wiegand and Wayne A. Wiegand share the compelling story of this important case for the first time. They reveal how state power – with support from local media and businesses – was used to trample individuals’ civil rights during an era in which citizens were gripped by fear of foreign subversion.

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L.I.N.C.

L.I.N.C.

Last fall, Indiana University East began a learning community pilot program intended to better engage and retain newly enrolled first year students. Learning in Communities (LINC) exceeded expectations and will expand to include five learning communities for the fall 2007 semester. First year students enrolling for the fall are encouraged to join LINC.

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