Hali Cartee

child reading a book

August 15, 2019 |

Indiana University East Campus Library and the School of Education are collaborating on a new project that will serve families with children in grades K-12. The Family R.E.A.D. Club – Read, Explore, Ask, Discover – promotes reading an array of nonfiction books and engaging in dynamic, interactive learning together as a family. The program is ...

Run with the Wovles 5K participants run the course

July 22, 2019 |

A pack of runners survived temperatures in the mid-80s and humidity to participate in the annual Run with the Wolves 5K on the Indiana University East Cross Country Course on July 20. IU East cross country coach Adam Mengel was the overall winner of the race with a time of 17:59, which is the third ...

Rachel Burgess

July 22, 2019 |

Indiana University East junior Rachel Burgess completed the American Red Cross Collegiate Leadership Program in Washington, D.C. this summer. Burgess is a biochemistry major from Fairfield, Ohio. A member of the women’s soccer team at IU East, Burgess said she learned about the program through her coach, Shane Meridith. According to the Red Cross, the ...

Tim Scales at BOSS

July 22, 2019 |

Envision a center that’s open 24 hours a day. A place for kids to go whenever they need it. It offers counseling, tutoring, gives boxing lessons and takes kids on trips and to the movies. “I picture this as a youth center, but different. Better,” said Damari North, a sophomore at George Washington High School. ...

Heroic women who prevented a shooting at Dennis Middle School posing with their awards of recognition next to Mayor Dave Snow.

June 28, 2019 |

Five women from emergency dispatch, law enforcement, and education were recognized for their heroism during the sixth annual ATHENA Leadership Award® for Wayne County celebration on June 27. The ATHENA dinner celebrates the finalists and award recipient of the ATHENA Leadership Award® and the ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award recipient. During this year’s dinner, City ...

portrait of Melissa Vance

June 27, 2019 |

Melissa Vance is the recipient of the 2019 ATHENA Leadership Award® for Wayne County. The ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award winner is Ashley Sieb. Vance and Sieb were presented with the awards during the ATHENA celebration dinner held June 27 at Forest Hills Country Club in Richmond. The event recognizes women leaders who motivate, inspire ...

Karen Ferguson Fuson portrait

June 13, 2019 |

This year’s speaker for the ATHENA Leadership Award® Dinner will be Karen Ferguson Fuson, chief marketing officer for Indiana University. Wayne Bank and Indiana University East will host the dinner at 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 27, at Forest Hills Country Club, located at 2169 South 23rd St. in Richmond, Ind. The event recognizes women ...

group of students gathered with computer and posing with the wolf wave

June 11, 2019 |

Indiana University East’s School of Humanities and Social Sciences received a Best Online Bachelor’s in Writing ranking by BestColleges. IU East offers a Bachelor of Science in English, Technical and Professional Writing. IU East’s program ranked eighth on the list of 15. BestColleges ranked the programs based on statistical data and guiding principles on academic ...

ATHENA finalists

June 4, 2019 |

Wayne Bank and Indiana University East have partnered for the sixth year to bring the ATHENA Leadership Award to Wayne County. The ATHENA Leadership Award® is 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 ...

starting line for 5K

May 30, 2019 |

Indiana University East’s Run with the Wolves 5K Run/Walk is Saturday, July 20. Registration is now open at iue.edu/5k. Runners and walkers will join more than 400 other participants for this year’s event on the IU East campus and run the Red Wolves’ cross country course, located behind Hayes Hall. The event includes a free ...