Indiana University East continues to see a steady increase in its enrollment. According to the most recent census, IU East has a headcount of 4,135 students enrolled for the spring, an increase of 3 percent compared to this same time last spring. Credit hours also reached a record level at 36,902, an increase of 0.6 percent.
Mackenzie Spurrier and Destiny Maitlen have been chosen as the 2015 Lingle Scholars. The scholarship award will continue throughout their pursuit of a four-year degree at Indiana University East.
The community is invited to submit photos of their favorite places in Wayne County and to participate in a one-day public art workshop, Phantoscope.
The workshop is presented by the Wayne County Cultural Atlas in conjunction with City Life. The Phantoscope event is intended to build awareness and support for public art in the community. Phantoscope is 11 a.m. to 5p.m. Saturday, October 3, and will be a part of City Life from 6-10 p.m. at Glen Miller Park.
Indiana University East’s “One Book, Many Voices” project this year will feature a memoir by Indiana native Paige Rawl. Positive is about her experiences with bullying and her life with HIV.
A new community writing program at Indiana University East has received a grant from the Women’s Philanthropy Leadership Council (WPLC) at Indiana University. Red Wolves Write was awarded an $8,000 grant from the WPLC.
Indiana University East’s Run with the Wolves 5K Run/Walk is Saturday, July 25. Registration is now open.
Indiana University East Assistant Professor of Psychology Beth Trammell has organized a workshop for parents and caregivers to set up preventative strategies to bring out positive behavior from the children under their care.
As of the last day of registration on January 18, there were 4,016 students enrolled for the spring, exceeding last spring’s enrollment by 160 students. The increase represents a growth of 4.1 percent. Credit hours also reached a record level at 36,668, up 2.5 percent from last spring.