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IU East begins renovation of Whitewater Hall Lobby

IU East begins renovation of Whitewater Hall Lobby

This week, Indiana University East began renovation of Whitewater Hall Lobby. Work on the project began May 30 and is expected to be completed by September 8.

Local company Whisenhunt Construction, Inc., is the project’s general contractor. The renovation will enhance the space and improve the lobby’s energy efficiency and technology.

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Businesses throughout East-Central Indiana invited to participate in survey

Businesses throughout East-Central Indiana invited to participate in survey

There was great success last year for the 2015 Wayne County Business Survey. The report had been released on the Indiana University East Business and Economic Research Center (BERC) website at http://www.iue.edu/business/berc/.

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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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Nominations are being accepted for second annual ATHENA Leadership Award

Nominations are being accepted for second annual ATHENA Leadership Award

Wayne Bank and Trust Co. and Indiana University East are pleased to announce the second annual ATHENA Leadership Award® Dinner to be held at 6 p.m. on June 23, 2015, at Forest Hills Country Club, located at 2169 South 23rd St. in Richmond, Indiana.

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Richmond receives National Endowment for the Arts funding for cultural trail

Richmond receives National Endowment for the Arts funding for cultural trail

The city of Richmond, Richmond Art Museum and Indiana University East have received an Our Town grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). Richmond is one of two cities in the state of Indiana to receive an Our Town grant this year; Indianapolis also received a grant. NEAgrant

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IU East to host Indiana Supreme Court oral argument April 23

IU East to host Indiana Supreme Court oral argument April 23

The Indiana Supreme Court will visit Indiana University East on Tuesday, April 23, to hear oral argument. The court case will be argued in Vivian Auditorium, located in Whitewater Hall.

The oral argument is open to the media and public, though seating is limited. Vivian Auditorium will open at 11:45 a.m. for people to be seated and the oral argument will begin at 12:45 p.m. Once the oral argument begins further admittance by visitors to Vivian Auditorium will not be permitted.

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IU East to participate in College Night at the Wayne County Fair

IU East to participate in College Night at the Wayne County Fair

Join Indiana University East for a night at the Wayne County 4-H Fair from 5 p.m. to close Thursday, June 25 for “KnowHow2Go to College Day.”

IU East will be at the “Kids to College” tent with Indiana’s College Success Coalition, a group working to rally and connect individuals and organizations willing to help more students get to and complete college.

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