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.
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.
Associate Professor of Psychology Beth Trammell will offer a community-based workshop series, “Making Words Matter with Kids,” to teach parents, teachers and caregivers how to effectively communicate with children between the ages of 18 months and 12 years. The workshop series is made possible through an Indiana University Women’s Philanthropy Leadership Council award Trammell received in spring 2018.
Indiana University East is pleased to welcome new faculty members to campus.
School of Business and Economics
Sanga Song, assistant professor of marketing, received her Ph.D. in Retail Merchandising and Consumer Studies from the University of Minnesota. She received her Master of Science in Clothing and Textiles with a concentration in Fashion Marketing and her Bachelor of Arts in Human Environment and Design with a minor in Political Diplomacy from Yonsei University, in Seoul, Korea.
Indiana University East awarded nine scholarships for the 2018 Summer Research Scholars Program. Graduate and undergraduate students receive $2,000 to conduct a research project under the supervision of a faculty mentor.
Indiana University East’s criminal justice program has been named to the 2018 Best Online Colleges for a Bachelor’s in Criminal Justice by the SR Education Group.
SR Education Group, a leading education research publisher, ranked IU East’s Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice program as a top program offering online bachelor’s in criminal justice degree programs due to their low tuition cost and academic excellence. SR Education Group methodology includes degree-specific tuition rates that are manually researched by SR Education Group, as well as data from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).
Katalin Marosi was presented with her Bachelor of Science in Psychology degree on February 16 during a virtual degree presentation shown live on video conference in Whitewater Hall Lobby First Richmond Bank Tech Zone.
Daren Snider is the new dean for the Indiana University East School of Humanities and Social Sciences. He will begin at IU East July 1, 2018.
Currently, he is the associate dean of the College of Fine Arts & Humanities at the University of Nebraska at Kearney.
A new event organized this year by Indiana University East and the Richmond Art Museum (RAM) to raise funds for the arts has sold out. Proceeds from this collaborative fundraiser benefit RAM programming and the IU East Department of Fine Arts.
Five faculty members at Indiana University East have been named grant recipients for research projects and course development.
The faculty will be presented with their awards during the Faculty & Staff Annual Award Ceremony on March 29, 2018.