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Student television program lacks funding, support

Student television program lacks funding, support

Noah Alatza, News Editor

December 4, 2018


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USI graduate Lauren Leslie painted the yellow backdrop that coats the current SETV12 “Access USI” studio more than six years ago. Today, the same dried paint and background pictures of campus assembled by Leslie, and other former students, has been utilized by many radio and television progra...

Residents express concern, frustration about mold in campus housing

Residents express concern, frustration about mold in campus housing

Noah Alatza, News Editor

November 13, 2018


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Roommates Dorsa Khatibi and India Harris left for a weekend trip to Nashville in October, but when the friends returned home they could not believe their eyes, or noses. The freshman students discovered what they described as mold on vents leading into their bedroom and the surrounding areas in the D...

Tobacco policy “covers everyone on campus”

Tobacco policy “covers everyone on campus”

Noah Alatza, Community Engagement Manager

April 16, 2018


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The smell of burning tobacco greeted senior Natalie DeClue as she stepped out of her car on a clear April afternoon. The education major has seen the campus landscape change during her four years at the university, including completion of the Performance Center in 2015 and the Griffin Center in 2016. ...

Five full-time sheriff’s deputies to patrol campus starting next year

Five full-time sheriff’s deputies to patrol campus starting next year

Noah Alatza, Community Engagement Manager

March 27, 2018


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Amid confusion on the potential location and presence of a new Sheriff's Office on campus, Vanderburgh County Sheriff Dave Wedding wants to set the record straight. “You can call it a district or a post, but we haven't determined what we are going to name it yet,” Wedding said. Wedding sai...

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