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Let it grow

Let it grow

Noah Alatza, Staff Writer

October 28, 2017


Filed under News

Diego Sanchez drove nearly 75 miles from Washington, Indiana to experience TEDx Evansville. He could have watched it live online, but he paid $50 learn from the experience in person. “I watch all of their YouTube videos and was excited they were coming to Evansville,” Sanchez said. “I ...

Indiana Supreme Court to hear oral arguments at USI

Indiana Supreme Court to hear oral arguments at USI

Riley Guerzini, News Editor

October 17, 2017


Filed under News

The Indiana Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the case B.A. v. State of Indiana for the first time ever at the university Oct. 30 at 10:30 in Carter Hall. The court holds about 70 oral arguments every year at the State House in Indianapolis, while occasionally scheduling the arguments outside of the...

Bennett: Funding formulas ‘not working’

Bennett: Funding formulas ‘not working’

Riley Guerzini, News Editor

March 20, 2017


Filed under News

If the Indiana House of Representatives has its way, the university will lose over $14,000 in funding for next year. “We don’t know if we are going to stay here, but we don't know how much it is going to change,” said university President Linda Bennett at the annual budget presentation. “We don...

Indiana cannot decide

Grace Poynter, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Indiana has been known to be a little crazy when it comes to the weather. Last year, we had inches of snow one week , and the next 60 degrees outside and sunny. It’s starting to look like this again, with Groundhog’s Day just shy of a week ago. With six weeks of winter to go, does it really...

Sanders advocates for ‘political revolution’

Gabi Wy and Sarah Loesch

May 2, 2016


Filed under News

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Students, faculty rally for Cruz

Students, faculty rally for Cruz

Gabi Wy, News Editor

April 24, 2016


Filed under News

Freshman Kyle Duggan said unlike in the past, Indiana could have a real impact in the primary election this year. The business administration major stood near the press tables at the Old National Events Plaza downtown Sunday, his hand on his chin as he observed fellow Ted Cruz supporters. He had nev...

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