Indiana University East will host “Homecoming 2018: From Pioneers to the Pack” November 2-10. Alumni, friends and the campus community are invited to participate in activities and events throughout the week. This year’s theme celebrates the 10th anniversary the campus mascot became Rufus the Red Wolf, and the pack referred to as the Red Wolves.
Area business leaders and the community are invited to attend the Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business Outlook Tour from 7:30-9 a.m. on Wednesday, November 14, in the Whitewater Hall Lobby located on the IU East campus.
Indiana University inducted new members to its Presidents Circle during a special ceremony held October 19 in Bloomington. This year’s inductees include Indiana University East Chancellor Kathy Cruz-Uribe and Eugene Cruz-Uribe; retired senior lecture of anthropology Rob Tolley and his wife, Nancy; and Jane and Wayne Vincent.
Indiana University East’s “One Book, Many Voices” project this year focuses on the selected book, This Far by Faith, by the Rev. Faith Fowler.
Note: Indiana University East School of Nursing and Health Sciences is preparing highly-qualified nurses for today’s healthcare professions. This is the final story in a four-part series to feature how today’s faculty and alumni are working with nursing students to prepare for the future. Read the series online at http://www.iue.edu/nursingtech.
The annual Whitewater Valley Art Competition awards reception was held October 12 at Indiana University East. The competition was originated by Tom Thomas in 1978. The WVAC has a history of “open judging,” allowing the public to be present when the exhibit entries are accepted or declined for the exhibit.
The Indiana University East School of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) will present the Regional Writers Series: An Evening with Claire Vaye Watkins, at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 16, in the Nasser Paydar Classroom, located in the Student Events Center.
At Indiana University East, outstanding undergraduate academic achievement is recognized by naming part-time students to the annual Dean’s List. The list is tabulated at the conclusion of the summer semester. The Part-Time Dean’s List includes any student in good standing during the academic year who completed at least 12 credit hours of graded coursework on a part-time basis over fall, spring and/or summer, and who accumulated a grade point average of 3.50 or higher in those semesters. May graduates are eligible.
Ten IU East faculty were recently promoted in rank, in recognition of past achievements and as a sign of confidence that they are capable of greater responsibilities and accomplishments. These faculty promotions were approved by President Michael McRobbie and the Indiana University Board of Trustees and are effective for the 2018-2019 academic year.
Note: Indiana University East School of Nursing and Health Sciences is preparing highly-qualified nurses for today’s healthcare professions. This is the third story in a four-part series to feature how today’s faculty and alumni are working with nursing students to prepare for the future. Read the series online at iue.edu/nursingalumni.