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UC East opens within next week

Dani Palmer
January 25, 2011
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The University Center expansion is opening within the next week with a scheduled ribbon cutting date of March 3 as a construction project aimed at easing congestion of the USI community. The $18.4 million project, now referred to as “UC East,” offers a new home for student organizations and two n...

A royal tradition

Danielle Norris
January 24, 2011
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Most students probably do not know that former United States representative Brad Ellsworth was homecoming king in 1979 when USI was still an extension of Indiana State University.  Though the Democrat was defeated by Republican Dan Coats for a seat in the U.S. Senate in November and the school has si...

A friend, a teammate, a father.

Matt Zielske
January 19, 2011
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                                                                                The clock ticked by e...

USI talks about sex

Logan Hursh
January 18, 2011
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Sex. The word itself can cause some to blush and giggle, but there is increasing concern that this topic be discussed. Read More »...

Social work major engineers problem-solving forum

Danielle Norris
January 18, 2011
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Brandon May dreams of creating solutions to the world’s problems through innovation.  Last year when the senior social work major started thinking about things he wanted fixed around him, he decided to get other people involved in executing benevolent ideas. Thus was born the concept of SocialVen...

Board of Trustees meeting

Chanse Ford
January 18, 2011
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Government institutions and organizations have been putting the pressure on public higher education institutions recently. There is pressure to work with smaller budgets, pump out degrees and complete in a global market, among others. Indiana follows this trend. Governor Mitch Daniels pushed for three...

Hill Harper Speaks at MLK Luncheon Monday

Jessie Hellmann
January 18, 2011
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The first time Hill Harper visited Southern Indiana, he was not greeted with the “southern hospitality” we so often boast. In fact, he was greeted with the same horrific and embarrassing manner with which African Americans were treated in the Civil War days. Read More »...

MLK lunch with Hill Harper

Logan Hursh
January 18, 2011
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Please publish my story. I want to see my name in print.

Holocaust survivor a “piece of living history”, says student

Danielle Norris
January 18, 2011
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Eighty-two year old Philip Gans began his presentation to the crowd that gathered in Mitchell Auditorium on Friday night with a simple request. “When you go home tonight, cross the word hate out of your dictionary.” Read More »...

Military bases, marketing technologies and MBA students

Chanse Ford
January 14, 2011
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Correction 1/14/11: The Growth Alliance for Greater Evansville (GAGE) does not sell the patents to area businesses. GAGE offers licensing opportunities.Correction 1/14/11: Researchers do not explain to the students how classified technology was used by the military. The researchers simply discuss the pate...

SpringFest headliners announced: Country, hip hop artists fill the bill

Danielle Norris
January 14, 2011
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With the snow pouring from the sky, it seems a bit too early to talk about the spring festivities that are coming to USI this year. However, the lineup for USI’s annual SpringFest -to take place April 8 and 9 – has finally been determined.The country concert will take place April 8 with Golden a...

A day in the life: USI student at Crane Naval Base

Danielle Norris
January 13, 2011
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Correction 1/14/11: The researchers don't explain how the equipment works and what went into its development, rather, researchers explain to the sttudents how the patents are innovative and the value the patent offers. Researchers don't explain how patents are applied in a classified military setting.   MBA student Angela M...

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