The Shield


Students speak on Indiana higher education bills

Indiana state capitol building in downtown Indianapolis.

Rhonda Wheeler and Nik Cunningham

January 29, 2020

The Indiana General Assembly is in session and some bills could affect students and universities across the state. There are 21 bills regarding higher education for colleges and universities. These all are still in their first reading and being referred to committees. Senate Bill 175 proposes ...

New fee hard to see

Gabi Wy, Features Editor

September 1, 2016

Junior John Mathews didn’t know the student activity fee doubled this fall, and he said he’d have liked to be notified. Over the summer, the Board of Trustees approved the doubling of the student activity fee after a spring proposal pushed by Student Government Association. The increase is vis...

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