School of Humanities and Social Sciences

School of Humanities and Social Sciences

IU East’s Regional Writers Series presents poet David Baker

IU East’s Regional Writers Series presents poet David Baker

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David Baker

The Indiana University East School of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) will present the Regional Writers Series: An Evening with Poet David Baker, at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 13, in the Whitewater Hall Community Room. The event is free and open to the public.

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IU East’s upcoming Community Engagement Series focuses on contemporary gangs

IU East’s upcoming Community Engagement Series focuses on contemporary gangs

The next Community Engagement Series will be presented by School of Humanities and Social Sciences faculty, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice Mengie Parker and Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice Stephanie Whitehead.

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Discovering Central Asia event to feature cultural entertainment

Discovering Central Asia event to feature cultural entertainment

Indiana University East will host “Discovering Central Asia: An Evening of Food and Entertainment” at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 27, in Vivian Auditorium, located in Whitewater Hall.

The event is open to the community. Free tickets are available beginning Monday, January 11, in the Office of the Bursar, located in Whitewater Hall Room 102.

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IU East announces Whitewater Valley Art Competition exhibit entrants

IU East announces Whitewater Valley Art Competition exhibit entrants

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“We Are One” by Al Harden

The annual Whitewater Valley Art Competition awards reception was held October 29 at Indiana University East.  Originating in 1978 with open judging, the event has hosted prestigious artists and art experts of national acclaim for the jurying.

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IU East welcomes new faculty to the School of Humanities and Social Sciences

IU East welcomes new faculty to the School of Humanities and Social Sciences

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Brian Brodeur

Indiana University East is pleased to welcome new faculty members to the School of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Brian Brodeur, assistant professor of English, Creative Writing/Poetry, received his Ph.D. in English Literature and Creative Writing from the University of Cincinnati. He received his M.F.A. in Creative Writing from George Mason University and his B.A. in English and a Minor in History from Salem State University.

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IU East celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

IU East celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

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IU East students read to elementary students as part for Huevos verdes y jamon (Bilingual Storytelling) this fall.

Indiana University East’s Hispanic Heritage Month celebration is going on now through October 15. Hispanic Heritage Month will have several events and activities offered by the World Languages and Cultures department and the School of Humanities and Social Sciences.

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Elizabeth Berg to visit IU East for Regional Writers Series September 22

Elizabeth Berg to visit IU East for Regional Writers Series September 22

The Indiana University East School of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) will present the Regional Writers Series: An Evening with Elizabeth Berg, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 22, in Vivian Auditorium, located in Whitewater Hall. The event is free and open to the public.DreamLover

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IU East welcomes new faculty member to the School of Humanities and Social Sciences

IU East welcomes new faculty member to the School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Indiana University East is pleased to welcome its newest faculty member to the School of Humanities and Social Sciences. Renee Kaufmann joined the school at the start of the spring 2015 semester.
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Kaufmann, assistant professor of communication studies, received her Ph.D. in Communication Studies, her Master of Arts in Communication Studies and a Graduate Certificate in Distance Learning Development and Implementation from the University of Kentucky. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Middle Childhood Education from Ohio University.

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IU East announces new dean of School of Humanities and Social Sciences

IU East announces new dean of School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Ross Alexander is the new dean of the Indiana University East School of Humanities and Social Sciences, beginning January 1, 2015.RossAlexander

“Ross brings with him a wealth of knowledge, leadership and a solution oriented approach to the position of dean. As interim dean and associate vice chancellor, Ross has established a familiarity with the campus, faculty, students, and the community and he is a strong advocate for the school.  I am delighted to welcome him in his new role,” said Chancellor Kathryn Cruz-Uribe.

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