First Bank Richmond is celebrating IU Day on Wednesday, April 10, with a $10,000 matching gift opportunity for alumni and friends of the campus.
Indiana University East presented several faculty and staff with awards during the Faculty and Staff Recognition celebration held March 28.
Gloria Dixon, clinical assistant professor of nursing, received the Helen Lees Award for Excellence in Teaching. The award was established in 1991. Professor Emeritus Lees passed away in 1992, but her spirit continues in this annual award to honor a full-time faculty member who has taught at least 10 semesters at IU East.
Student Research Day featured the work of students at Indiana University East on March 29.
The presentations included independent scholarship from courses, independent studies, summer research programs, Honors Program projects and creative endeavors.
Indiana University East will present Indiana University Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters to Craig Kinyon and Charlie Nelms during its 48th Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 10.
Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie will confer the honorary degrees at the ceremony.
The Indiana University East School of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) will present the Regional Writers Series featuring Appalachian woodworker and poet Steven Scafidi on Wednesday, April 3. The HSS Regional Writers Series brings both established and emerging writers of significance to campus for workshops and public readings.
Indiana University East’s School of Business and Economics will offer its speaker series this spring featuring Victor V. Claar, Ph.D., associate professor of economics in the Lutgert College of Business at Florida Gulf Coast University in Fort Myers.
Indiana University East will host its annual Faculty Scholarship Celebration from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, March 22, in the First Bank Richmond Community Room, located in Whitewater Hall. The campus and community is welcome to attend.
The deadline to submit nominations for this year’s ATHENA Leadership Award® and the ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award is 5 p.m. on Friday, April 26.
The ATHENA Leadership Award® will be presented to an exemplary leader who has achieved excellence in their business or profession, served the community in a meaningful way and, most importantly, actively assisted women to achieve their full leadership potential. The event recognizes women leaders who motivate, inspire and create positive change in the community. Previous award recipients include Mary Jo Clark, Jackie Carberry, Kim Poinsett, Angie Dickman and Janice Buhl-Macy.
The Court of Appeals of Indiana will hear oral argument at Indiana University East at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 21, in Vivian Auditorium, located in Whitewater Hall.