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ATHENA Leadership Award® finalists announced

ATHENA Leadership Award® finalists announced

Wayne Bank and Indiana University East have partnered for the fourth 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.

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IU East, Richmond Parks Department to dedicate Kyle Tom Courts on April 15

IU East, Richmond Parks Department to dedicate Kyle Tom Courts on April 15

Indiana University East and Richmond Parks and Recreation will dedicate and name the newly renovated tennis courts at Glen Miller Park at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 15. The courts will be known as Kyle Tom Courts in recognition of the philanthropist’s generosity to the university and community.

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Math Counts! offers needed tutoring program for area students

Math Counts! offers needed tutoring program for area students

Math Counts! tutor Savannah Davis works with a student.

Middle and high school students who need assistance with math can receive help from Indiana University East’s Center for Service-Learning. The center offers Math Counts!, a tutoring program that pairs college students one-on-one with younger students to provide math tutoring free of charge.

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Lingle Court named in recognition of $700,000 gift toward IU East’s Student Events and Activities Center

Lingle Court named in recognition of $700,000 gift toward IU East’s Student Events and Activities Center

Paul and Pat Lingle have a strong connection to the history and development of Indiana University East.

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Paul and Pat Lingle

Since IU East was established in 1971, the Lingles have supported the campus. Today, they continue to be a part of IU East by providing a $700,000 gift to the new Student Events and Activities Center.

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Quigg Family Foundation recognizes former chancellor with gift toward IU East’s Student Events and Activities Center

Quigg Family Foundation recognizes former chancellor with gift toward IU East’s Student Events and Activities Center

For three generations the Quigg Family Foundation has centered its mission on giving back to the community in order to see the region succeed, “to encourage, preserve and promote the education, welfare and enlightenment of our fellow citizens.”

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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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Empty Bowls event is March 31 at IU East

Empty Bowls event is March 31 at IU East

Great bowls, great soups and a great cause.EmptyBowls2

That is the recipe for another great Empty Bowls event that will take place from 5-7 p.m. March 31 in Whitewater Hall.

It’s a special time to “dine together and raise awareness for hunger relief in the area,” said coordinator Carrie Longley, assistant professor and chair of the fine arts department at IU East.

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