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Trustees approve tuition increase

Trustees approve tuition increase

Riley Guerzini, Editor-in-Chief

June 4, 2019

The Board of Trustees approved tuition increases for the 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 academic years at a special meeting of the Board of Trustees June 4 in the Griffin Center. Following a public forum on the increases in which there was no public comment, the Trustees agreed to raise tuition for full-t...

Graduate releases innovative, obscene card game

Graduate releases innovative, obscene card game

Riley Guerzini, News Editor

October 16, 2017

Graphic courtesy of Sam Kuban If you are looking for something offensive and fun to play on Friday night, a USI graduate has a solution. Sam Kuban is the owner of Evansville entertainment company Dead Ends Entertainment. A 2013 graduate, Kuban graduated from the university with a degree in Inte...

Undergraduate enrollment down; Graduate, CAP students up

Undergraduate enrollment down; Graduate, CAP students up

Riley Guerzini, News Editor

September 19, 2017

Excluding CAP students, total enrollment actually decreased from 9,024 in Fall of last year to 9,017 this year. Since 2007, enrollment has decreased by 922 students, not counting CAP students, according to information gathered by the Office of Planning, Research and Assessment (OPRA). The univer...

SGA gains graduate representation

Gabi Wy, News Editor

January 28, 2016

Since joining freshman year, SGA President Alexa Bueltel had never seen a student appointed to the graduate member-at-large position. Today, the organization swore in Lauren Smith, a second semester graduate student, to fill the member-at-large position. SGA also appointed two undergraduate students...

Higher Ed. Commission approves English MA

Paola Marizan

March 19, 2014

The Indiana Commission for Higher Education approved a Master of Art degree in English March 13. The program, which was proposed last year, will offer advanced studies in English for secondary education instructors, individuals who teach in two and four-year post secondary institutions and professional...

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