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Woolf to present on hate

Nick Leighty, Staff writer

March 15, 2016

Professor of Psychology and International Human Rights Linda M. Woolf will be presenting “The Psychology of Hate: From Intolerance to Terror.” This presentation will be at 7 p.m. March 21 in Mitchell Auditorium. Woolfe will discuss the psychological factors behind hate and the alluring nature o...

‘Boxless’ to spotlight homelessness

Gabi Wy, News Editor

March 15, 2016

Students Jenna Kruse and Ericka Smith are hosting "Boxless in Boxville" from 7 p.m. Saturday to 7 a.m. Sunday in the Free Speech Zone. The event, hosted in cooperation with the Student Housing Association, intends to raise awareness for and lend a helping hand to those experiencing homelessness.

Collaboration to bring disease awareness

Nick Leighty, Staff writer

March 2, 2016

The Student Government Association and the university Counseling Center are collaborating to bring awareness to rare diseases that can have conditions that may be invisible. They will place silhouettes around campus that will inform students on the condition of the day and a ribbon of awareness ...

Engineering societies host competition

Nick Leighty, Staff writer

March 2, 2016

Registration is open for the university’s 2016 Robotics Competition. This competition is presented by the Society of Women Engineers and American Society of Mechanical Engineers. The deadline to register is March 18 with teams competing from 5-9 p.m. April 1 in Carter Hall. A training wo...

University to host German film festival

Nick Leighty, Staff writer

February 23, 2016

The World Languages and Cultures department will present the third installment of their international film series with a German Film Festival from Feb. 19 to March 25. Film showings include“M, Lili Marleen,” “The System,” “Almanya: Welcome to Germany” and “Run Lola Run." The films w...

University opens summer camp registration

Nick Leighty, Staff writer

February 23, 2016

The university’s SwISTEM Resource Center and the Pott College of Science, Engineering and Education has opened registration to three summer camps. These camps are open to children between 6th and 12th grade. The Girls Only STEM! camps is open to girls in high school to explore the STEM fiel...

Running series continues

Nick Leighty, Staff writer

February 23, 2016

The Romain Subaru Screaming Eagles Running Series continues its three-race series with the Run into Madness 7k March 5. Registration for the event is available online or at the RFWC the day of the event. Prices for the event are $20 until Feb. 28 and $25 up until race day. A free run for child...

Community director to speak on grants

Gabi Wy, News Editor

February 17, 2016

The University of Southern Indiana’s Master of Public Administration Program and the MPA Society will host Robert Scott Wylie, executive director of the Vanderburgh Community Foundation, will speak at 5 p.m.  Tuesday, February 23 in Kleymeyer Hall inside the Liberal Arts Center on the University of...

Ropewalk author to read poems

Nick Leighty, Staff writer

February 16, 2016

As part of the Ropewalk Visiting Writers Reading Series, author Sandra Marchetti will be reading her poems from 4:30-5:30 p.m. Feb. 25 in the Traditions Lounge. Marchetti wrote "A Detail in the Landscape," "Sight Lines" and "Heart Radicals," as well as four chapbooks of lyric essays and poetry. H...

Sessions teach stress relief

Nick Leighty, Staff writer

February 16, 2016

The Counseling Center, Housing and Residence Life, Student Support Services and the university Social Work Department are sponsoring “Mindful Mondays.” Each day is a chance to learn peace of mind techniques and stress relief skills. Sessions cover different aspects of ways of improving one’s ...

Chance to win study lounge

Nick Leighty, Staff writer

February 16, 2016

Students have the chance to win the VIP Study Lounge for mid-terms this week. Those interested can stop by the library’s Reference Desk and fill out a questionnaire to be entered in the drawing. The winning student will be picked Feb. 22. For more information, visit the library’s Facebook an...

Student Support Services offers FAFSA help

Gabi Wy, News Editor

February 9, 2016

Student Support Services is offering free help to students in filling out the FAFSA forms each Friday in February. The "FAFSA Friday" sessions will be 9 to 11 a.m. Feb. 12, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Feb. 19, and 1 to 3 p.m. Feb. 26. All sessions will be in ED 1126.

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