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Dean’s list released

Nick Leighty, Staff Writer

January 12, 2016

The university released the Dean’s List for the fall 2015 semester on its website and included a total of 2,375 undergraduate students. The list is ordered by student’s hometown according to the state and city provided to the university. In order to be placed on the list, undergraduate students must a...

DOSO to present ‘Hunting Ground’ Jan. 26

Nick Leighty, Staff Writer

January 12, 2016

The university’s Dean of Students Office will be showing “The Hunting Ground” on January 26 in Mitchell Auditorium, followed by a discussion panel. “The Hunting Ground” is a documentary that addresses sexual assault on college campuses that brings to light rape culture that exists coll...

Residence Life, RFWC host free events

Nick Leighty, Staff Writer

January 12, 2016

The Recreation, Fitness and Wellness Center and Late Night at USI will present 'Let it Glow' Friday from 9 p.m. to midnight. The event consists of  glow-in-the-dark activities including putt putt and laser tag. Housing and Residence Life and the RFWC also invite all students to take part in '...

Multicultural memorial luncheon Jan. 18

Nick Leighty

December 8, 2015

The university’s Multicultural Center will be sponsoring the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Luncheon on Jan. 18. The keynote speaker for the event will be Major General Barrye L. Price, Deputy Chief of Staff, G-1 Army Forces Commander in Fort Bragg, North Carolina. In 2000, Pric...

Alumni to travel to Italy

Nick Leighty

December 8, 2015

Offered by the university’s Alumni Association, the “Reflections of Italy” tour is planned for June 15-24. The alumni, their families and the general public are invited to register. The tour will last 10 days to explore various cities, including Siena, Venice, Milan and Rome. Those partici...

I-69 Section 4 opens tomorrow

Nick Leighty

December 8, 2015

Interstate 69’s Section 4 opens tomorrow, connecting Naval Support Activity Crane to Bloomington. This strip runs 27 miles from U.S. 231 near Crane, to S.R. 37 south of Bloomington. The decision to work on this project was made on September 8, 2011, with actual construction beginning January 2012....

Applied Research tax study

Nick Leighty

December 2, 2015

The university’s Center for Applied Research has been chosen by the Indiana Economic Development Association to perform a statewide study on tax incremental financing. The study is anticipated to be released and completed early 2016. The study is led by Perry Burnett, Sudesh Mujumdar, and Mohammed...

Mini-grant program

Nick Leighty

December 2, 2015

Southwest Indiana Area Health Education Center, hosted by the university's Nursing and Health Professions department, has granted more than $17,000 in funding as part of its 2015-2016 Mini-Grant Program. The funds are given to nine tax-exempt organizations in the area. Organizations from surround...

’50 Shades of Clay’ open to public

Nick Leighty

October 26, 2015

Beginning October 31 and ending December 18, the New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art will be hold an exhibition titled “50 Shades of Clay.” With the theme taken from “50 Shades of Grey,” the exhibition is free and open to the public. The event will feature national and regional artists su...

Southern race development presentation

Nick Leighty

October 20, 2015

Assistant Professor of History Kristalyn Shefveland will be giving a presentation at 3:00 p.m. Friday, October 30 in Kleymeyer Hall. This presentation, titled “Racial Classification and the Eastern Shore: Records of Bastards Miscegenation, and Infanticide in Colonial Virginia” examines the in...

Pott College holding ethical seminar

Nick Leighty

October 20, 2015

The Institutional Review Board of Pott College of Science, Engineering and Education is holding a seminar from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 29 in University Center 206. The Institutional Review Board is the governing body of research regarding human subjects. This particular seminar...

Priority registration starts Nov. 2

Nick Leighty

October 20, 2015

Students that are eligible will be able to take advantage of priority registration for the spring and summer semesters beginning the first week of November. Some students who meet certain requirements will have a registration hold on their account and will be unable to register until they meet w...

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