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Crime Log 2/25 – 3/10

Crime Log 2/25 – 3/10

Caroline Schultheis, Staff Writer

March 12, 2019


Filed under News Briefs

2/25 11:47 a.m. - Illness Report/Orr Center 1:50 p.m. - Parking Violation/Parking Lot C 3:20 p.m. - Welfare/McDonald West Apartments 5:09 p.m. - Parking Violation/O’Daniel South Apartments 6:26 p.m. - Criminal Mischief/O’Daniel South Apartments 6:26 p.m. - Cohabitation/O’Daniel So...

Choir to hold St. Patrick’s Day Concert

Choir to hold St. Patrick’s Day Concert

Caroline Schultheis, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019


Filed under News, News Briefs

The university Women’s Choir, Chamber Choir and Irish Traditional Ensemble will present a St. Patrick’s Day concert March 17 at 3 p.m. in the Rice Library 2nd Floor Reading Room. This concert includes Irish Traditional Tunes, Songs and Blessings. The concert is free and open to the public. The Cham...

Performing Arts department to host first-ever faculty piano recital

Performing Arts department to host first-ever faculty piano recital

Caroline Schultheis, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019


Filed under News, News Briefs

The university's Performing Arts department will host a piano recital by instructor in music, Thomas Drury March 22 at 7 p.m. in the Performance Center. This event is free and open to the public. The theme of the event is "Dance Music for the Piano" and it features music by Frederic Chopin and Scot...

State Senator to hold town hall meeting on campus

State Senator to hold town hall meeting on campus

Caroline Schultheis, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019


Filed under News, News Briefs

State Senator Vaneta Becker will hold a town hall meeting March 22 at 11 a.m. in Mitchell Auditorium. Becker, a 1994 USI graduate, will discuss the state budget process from a state legislator's view. The event will feature an hour-long discussion and Q and A with Becker. She was elected to th...

Crime Log 2/18 – 2/24

Crime Log 2/18 – 2/24

Caroline Schultheis, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019


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2/18 9:24 a.m. - Fraud/Business and Engineering Center 9:47 a.m. - Fire/O’Daniel South Apartments 11:06 a.m. - Theft/McDonald East Apartments 3:56 p.m. - Traffic Accident/McDonald West Apartments   2/19 1:15 p.m. - incident Report/Liberal Arts Center 4:37 p.m. - Fire-Faulty Alarm/healt...

Alpha Sigma Alpha to host ‘Mr. Southern’

Alpha Sigma Alpha to host ‘Mr. Southern’

Caroline Schultheis, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019


Filed under News, News Briefs

Alpha Sigma Alpha will host “Mr. Southern” on Feb. 28 at 8:00 p.m. in Carter Hall. The money they raise throughout the competition will go to their philanthropy, the S. June Smith Center. The event is a male beauty pageant featuring USI students who will compete for a cash prize. They will go throu...

Hess hired as new director of Web Services

Hess hired as new director of Web Services

Caroline Schultheis, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019


Filed under News, News Briefs

Brandi Hess, a class of 2000 graduate, has been promoted to the position of director of Web Services at the university. Hess previously held the position as manager of Web Services and officially began her new duties as director of Web Services at the beginning of February. Hess will lead the We...

Career services director dies

Career services director dies

Noah Alatza and Megan Thorne

January 18, 2019


Filed under Breaking News, News, News Briefs

Director of Career Services and Internships Philip Parker has died, multiple sources with knowledge of Parker’s death confirmed to The Shield Jan 18. Career Coordinator Katherine Weinzapfel told The Shield on a phone call Friday that Parker had died earlier in the week. Vanderburgh County Corone...

Memorial service honors late art administrative assistant

Memorial service honors late art administrative assistant

Haviland Cardinal, Staff Writer

January 17, 2019


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A cold and grey January afternoon, the trees on campus seemed barren of life, the grieving met inside the Liberal Art Center to celebrate the life of Virginia Thomas. The art department’s longtime administrative assistant died on Nov. 18, a month shy of her birthday. Thomas would have been 72 yea...

Health Professions Center upgraded to meet accreditation standards

Health Professions Center upgraded to meet accreditation standards

Noah Alatza, News Editor

January 15, 2019


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After spring break, students will soon be able to enjoy newer amenities on the third floor of the Health Professions Center. “What we identified is that there are some programs that really needed additional space,” Ann White, dean of the College of Nursing and Health Professions said. The th...

USI administrator files for city council seat

USI administrator files for city council seat

Noah Alatza, News Editor

January 15, 2019


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USI’s assistant director of the multicultural center officially entered the race for the 2nd ward seat on Evansville’s city council Monday. D'Angelo S. Taylor is challenging longtime incumbent city councilwoman Missy Mosby in the Democratic primaries in May. Taylor has run for political of...

Crime Log 1/9/19 – 1/13/19

Crime Log 1/9/19 – 1/13/19

Megan Thorne, Editor-in-chief

January 15, 2019


Filed under News Briefs

1/9/19 11:08 p.m. - Injury Report/Ruston Hall   1/10/19 4:46 p.m. - Suspicious Circumstances/Whitcomb Building 7:34 p.m. - Fire Alarm - Cooking/Porter Building 10:10 p.m. - Code of Conduct - Alcohol Violation/Williams Building 10:10 p.m. - Drug Offense/Williams Building   1/11/19 ...

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