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Class of 2021 by the numbers

May 10, 2021 |

The Class of 2021 will receive 811 diplomas during Indiana University East’s Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 14. This year’s on-campus ceremony is at 10 a.m. and will be held in front of Whitewater Hall. Of the degrees being conferred, 773 are bachelor’s degrees and 38 are master’s degrees. Commencement attendance will be limited to ...

Jack Everly will receive an IU Honorary Doctor of Music during IU East's Commencement Ceremony on May 14. Everly is a native of Richmond, Indiana, and currently resides in Indianapolis.

May 5, 2021 |

Indiana University East will present an Indiana University Honorary Doctor of Music to Richmond native Jack Everly during its Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 14. Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie will confer the honorary degree during commencement, available to watch live stream. The honorary Doctor of Music recognizes individuals for outstanding achievement to the ...

IU East is adding varsity esports at the start of the 2021 academic year.

April 29, 2021 |

Red Wolf Nation welcomes esports to the Pack. Indiana University East will add a varsity esports program starting with the 2021-22 school year. Esports is a video game-based form of competition that has rocketed in popularity in recent years. “We’re excited to be the first IU regional campus to offer varsity esports,” said IU East ...

Red and white flowers on the Whitewater Hall walkway.

April 28, 2021 |

Indiana University East is celebrating the accomplishments of its students with a virtual Honors Convocation on April 22. The Honors Convocation is an annual event to announce the recipients of Chancellor’s Scholar Awards, Outstanding Student Awards, and Honors Program graduates. The Honors Convocation is available to watch on IU East Facebook Live Premiere at https://www.facebook.com/iueast/videos/2927443414166210. ...

IU President-elect Pamela Whitten toured IU East with Chancellor Kathy Girten, student Zachery Honeycutt, and administrators on April 27.

April 27, 2021 |

Indiana University President-elect Pamela Whitten toured the IU East campus on Tuesday, meeting with faculty, staff, local media and community members. Whitten was named the 19th IU President on April 16 by the IU Board of Trustees. The visit to Richmond is one of five stops at IU Regional campuses this week. Whitten will take ...

photo from the front side of Tom Raper Hall building

April 22, 2021 |

Eight faculty members at Indiana University East recently received approval for promotion and/or tenure by IU President Michael McRobbie and the Indiana University Board of Trustees. All are effective beginning the 2021-2022 academic year. Receiving promotion and/or tenure, or a long-term contract is a significant career milestone; a recognition of achievements and contributions, of which ...

IU East campus photo for news site features stone sign

April 21, 2021 |

Dear Faculty, Staff and Students, As many of you may have watched or read yesterday, Derek Chauvin was convicted of all charges in the death of George Floyd.  It’s important that we recognize the importance of yesterday’s verdict and the message it sends about humanity, racial justice and equality. I know this tragedy has weighed ...

video image for IU East Cares Crowdfunding Campaign

April 21, 2021 |

In celebration of IU Day today, Indiana University East launched its IU East Cares Crowdfunding Campaign. As the Indiana University community celebrates IU Day, First Bank Richmond is celebrating IU East with a $10,000 matching gift opportunity for alumni and friends of the campus for gifts made to the Chancellor’s Fund. The Chancellor’s Fund supports ...