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Three dating violence reports in one week

Three dating violence reports in one week

Rhonda Wheeler, News Editor

January 21, 2020

There have been three different dating violence reports on campus in a five day period. The first one was reported Jan. 15 at 6:21 p.m. at O’Daniel South. At the same time, there was a simple assault incident reported, according to the crime log at the Public Safety building. The second one was ...

Local band “Tapestry” comes to campus

Local band “Tapestry” comes to campus

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

January 21, 2020

USI College of Liberal Arts hosts Evansville band, Tapestry on Jan. 24 at 7 p.m. in the Performance Center and open to the public. The event is sponsored by the USI Foundation through generous donations. Tapestry is a five member rock band with classically trained singers. Some of the members lead classe...

USI students offer free income tax preparations

USI students offer free income tax preparations

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

January 21, 2020

USI students in the Romain College of Business will provide free federal and state income tax preparations through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistant Program (VITA). In VITA programs, the International Revenue Service partners with local and national organizations to provide tax services to people with low...

Crime Log 1/14-1/21

Crime Log 1/14-1/21

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

January 21, 2020

1/14 8:03 a.m.- Property Damage/Screaming Eagles Arena 10:21 p.m.- Suspicious Circumstances/O’Daniel North Apartments   1/15 6:21 p.m.- Dating Violence/O’Daniel South Apartments 6:21 p.m.- Simple Assault/O’Daniel South Apartments   1/16  1217 p.m.- Theft/Religious...

Angela Davis to present 2020 Nelson Mandela Social Justice Day keynote

Angela Davis to present 2020 Nelson Mandela Social Justice Day keynote

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

Angela Davis will be coming to USI on Feb. 5 to present “Democracy and Civil Engagement”.  The presentation will take place at 6 p.m. in Carter Hall. An Activism Fair will take place in Carter all prior to the presentation at 2 p.m. Davis is a distinguished professor, activist, and social ...

USI Honors Military Veterans

USI Honors Military Veterans

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

USI’s Veteran, Military and Family Resource Center will be honoring veterans with a series of events from Jan. 22 to the 29th. The university is hosting “Remembering Our Fallen”, a war memorial that is a nationally touring photo-display honoring those who died from wounds suffered in a war zone s...

Crime Log 12/13-1/13

Crime Log 12/13-1/13

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

12/13 1:50 a.m.- Incident Report/McDonald West Apartments 10:52 p.m.- Fire Alarm/O’Daniel North Apartments 3:35 p.m.- Theft/Health Professions Center 12/15 8:58 p.m.- Fire Alarm/McDonald West Apartments 12/16  4:45 a.m.- Incident Report/Broadway Recreational Complex 12/18 ...

April Ryan to keynote MLK, Jr. Luncheon

April Ryan to keynote MLK, Jr. Luncheon

Rhonda Wheeler, News Editor

December 10, 2019

White House reporter April Ryan will give the keynote address at the university's annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Jan. 20 in Carter Hall. Ryan is a journalist, political correspondent and award-winning author. Since 1997, she has covered the four presidential administrations...

Spring 2020 Billing Statements

Spring 2020 Billing Statements

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

December 3, 2019

The Bursar Office will be sending out billing statements to all enrolled students. Students and authorized users may enroll in one of the interest-free payment plans with no enrollment fee.

2019 Fall Commencement

2019 Fall Commencement

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

USI will hold the 2019 Fall Commencement Ceremony on Dec. 7 in the Screaming Eagles Arena. There will be two different ceremonies. The first will be at 10 a.m. for the College of Liberal Arts and Romain College of Business. The second ceremony will be held at 1 p.m. for the College of Nursing and Heal...

New Harmony Art Gallery Hosts Closing Reception

New Harmony Art Gallery Hosts Closing Reception

Susanna Fravell, Writer

December 2, 2019

New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art hosted a closing reception for their latest exhibition, Land Report 6. The reception was held on Nov. 23 and was followed by the Harmonist Thanksgiving Feast.   Land Report 6 featured artworks from six different artists; Leticia Bajuyo, Jason Brown, Bria...

Crime Log 11/19-12/2

Crime Log 11/19-12/2

Susanna Fravell, Writer

December 2, 2019

11/19 6:55 p.m.- Injury Report/Screaming Eagles Arena 10:23 p.m.- Fire Alarm/McDonald East Apartments 11:13 p.m.- Welfare Check/McDonald West Apartments 11/20 12:03 a.m.- Fire-Odor Investigation/Governors Hall 8:40 a.m.- Incident Report/Public Safety Office 9:45 a.m.- Incident Report/McDonald...

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