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IU East named to 2015 President’s Honor Roll for academic, community service projects

IU East named to 2015 President’s Honor Roll for academic, community service projects

Indiana University East was named to the 2015 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.

This designation is the highest honor a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning, and civic engagement. The Honor Roll list is available online.

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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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IU East, G101.3 High School Volunteer of the Month announced for August

IU East, G101.3 High School Volunteer of the Month announced for August

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Jessica Crane received the IU East and G101.3 High School Volunteer of the Month award. Jessica was nominated by her sister, Amanda Orbik (left).

Indiana University East and G101.3 radio station announced Jessica Crane as the High School Volunteer of the Month for August. The program honors area high school students for their service in the community.

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IU East’s service-learning projects part of inaugural President’s Interfaith and Community Service Campus Challenge

IU East’s service-learning projects part of inaugural President’s Interfaith and Community Service Campus Challenge

Indiana University East shared its community-focused projects in the President’s Interfaith and Community Service Campus Challenge Inaugural Report published by the U.S. Department of Education. The report highlights participating institutions’ activities as part of President Barack Obama’s national initiative that began in 2011 with the goal of providing or expanding opportunities for students to participate in community service with a component of interfaith engagement.InterfaithChallenge

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IU East named to the 2013 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

IU East named to the 2013 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

Indiana University East has been named to the 2013 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll by the Corporation for National and Community Service.

This designation is the highest honor a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning, and civic engagement. The Honor Roll list is available online.

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Interfaith & Service Campus Challenge offers diverse religious celebrations to build community unity

Interfaith & Service Campus Challenge offers diverse religious celebrations to build community unity

The Indiana University East Interfaith & Service Campus Challenge program is connecting the campus with the community through diverse religious celebrations. The celebrations are an opportunity for students, faculty or staff to help inform, educate and build unity within the community.

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IU East senior nursing students in Washington, D.C., to provide care, educational programming

IU East senior nursing students in Washington, D.C., to provide care, educational programming

Indiana University East Bachelor of Science in Nursing students traveled to Washington, D.C., to provide care and educational programming for low income residents. The group of 20 senior community nursing students left October 9 and returned October 15. Curtis Bow, lecturer in nursing, and Paula Baumann, assistant professor of nursing accompanied the students.float: right;

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