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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...

2020 Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame Laureates

2020 Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame Laureates

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

November 19, 2019

The Evansville Courier and Press and the Junior Achievement of Southwestern Indiana have announced the 2020 Junior Achievement Evansville Regional Business Hall of Fame Laureates. The announcement was made at a press conference on Nov. 13 at USI. The 2020 Active Laureates are Daniel S. Hermann and...

Award-winning Hollywood Actress Comes to USI

Award-winning Hollywood Actress Comes to USI

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

November 19, 2019

The Performing Arts Department and the College of Liberal Arts will be welcoming award-winning actress Rutina Wesley to Evansville for the 2019 Community of Scholars Lecture.  The lecture will be held Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. in the Performance Center. Wesley will speak about her acting career and answer any quest...

College Mentors to host Hygiene Drive

College Mentors to host Hygiene Drive

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

November 19, 2019

USI’s College Mentors for Kids is having a Seasons Changing Hygiene Drive from Nov. 18-26.  The mentors are accepting deodorants, soaps, toothbrushes, toothpaste, female sanitary napkins, gloves, hats, and monetary donations. All donations can be dropped off at the tables they have set up around campus or at...

Crime log 11/12-11/17

Crime log 11/12-11/17

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

November 19, 2019

11/12 12:36 a.m.- Fire/Mcdonald East Apartments 12:30 p.m.- Injury Report/On Campus 2:17 p.m.- Solicitation/Parking Lot C 2:55 p.m.- Injury Report/University Center West 3:21 p.m.- Welfare Check/O’Daniel North Apartments   11/13 8:22 p.m.- Fire Alarm/O’Daniel North Apartments 12...

Professor urges consideration of social media as archival tool

Professor urges consideration of social media as archival tool

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

November 12, 2019

The College of Liberal Arts hosted “Innovative Approaches to Research: A Case Study for Social Media as Archives” on Nov. 8.  The event was a presentation by Assistant Professor of History Cacee Hoyer which urged people to consider social media sites as a new way to examine urban history. Hoy...

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