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Crime Log 1/28-2/3

Crime Log 1/28-2/3

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

February 4, 2020

1/28 8:16 a.m.- Fire Alarm/O’Daniel North Apartments 2:40 p.m.- Alcohol Offense/Parking Lot E   1/29 12:46 a.m.- Welfare Check/McDonald East Apartments 12:53 p.m.- Illness Report/McDonald East Apartments 11:02 p.m.- Illness Report/McDonald West Apartments   1/30 ...

USI to hosts 10th annual 5k race

USI to hosts 10th annual 5k race

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

February 3, 2020

USI is hosting the 10th annual Hearts of Fire 5k race. The race at 9 a.m. on Feb. 8 outside of the Recreation, Fitness, and Wellness Center. Registration opens at 7:30 a.m. and is $30 for participants.    The course is entirely on USI's campus and travels along the USI-Burdette trail, Fou...

USI satellite marks one year in orbit

USI satellite marks one year in orbit

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

February 3, 2020

the Satellite, UNITE CubeSat, marked one year in orbit on Jan. 31. The satellite was deployed from the international space station and has been successful so far in its journey.   The satellite was completely designed, built, and maintained by undergraduate students from USI. This was USI...

Dental students offer free services for veterans

Dental students offer free services for veterans

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

February 3, 2020

The USI Dental Hygiene Clinic will be providing free dental cleaning, fluoride, and x-rays to military veterans on Feb. 24-28. The dental clinic is working with USI’s Veteran, Military, and Family Resource Center to provide special appointments for local veterans.    Appointments are now being scheduled and r...

REAL ID Act to impact flights

REAL ID Act to impact flights

Rhonda Wheeler, News Editor

January 28, 2020

There will be a modification in federal law that will affect everyone who flies for university business and for personal travel. Starting Oct. 1, the Transportation Security Administration will require every air traveler 18 and older to present a REAL ID-compliant driver's license, marked by a star at...

USI Theater Students put on “Brighton Beach Memoirs” 

USI Theater Students put on “Brighton Beach Memoirs” 

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

January 28, 2020

USI continues its theater season with “Brighton Beach Memoirs”, a comedy play written by Neil Simon and directed by Elliot Wasserman. The play is a coming-of-age story about the main character, Eugene, a Polish-American Jewish teenage boy who is adjusting to life after the death of his father and ext...

Crime Log 1/21-1/28

Crime Log 1/21-1/28

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

January 28, 2020

1/21 1:30 p.m.- Property Damage/Liberal Arts Center 12:29 p.m.- Fire Alarm/McDonald West Apartments 1:29 p.m.- Traffic Accident/Parking Lot C 5:31 p.m.- Incident Report/Rice Library 8:25 p.m.- Incident Report/McDonald West Apartments   1/22 12:31 a.m.- Code of Conduct/McDonald West Apa...

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 ...

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