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Trustees approve new program, degree candidates

Trustees approve new program, degree candidates

Riley Guerzini, Managing Editor

March 7, 2019

The university Board of Trustees unanimously approved a new degree program for the Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering at their regularly scheduled meeting Thursday. The new degree will offer students enhanced experiential learning through hands-on experiences within each project and lab clas...

‘Every intent of being open’

‘Every intent of being open’

Gabi Wy, Features Editor

August 31, 2016

Freshman Shelby Heins said having zones specific for free speech wasn’t something she would expect to have on a college campus. “We’re paying to go here,” the nursing major said. “So our thoughts should be heard.” As a new student, Heins and several other freshman said they didn’t k...

USI launches recruitment campaign in Indianapolis

USI launches recruitment campaign in Indianapolis

Rachel Christian

November 11, 2014

The university focused some of its latest recruitment efforts on the Indianapolis area, where 100 promotional billboards were installed recently. The billboards feature a website targeted specifically to high school seniors in the area. Currently, 337 students from Marion County, where Indianapolis i...

Q&A with Kindra Strupp: new assistant VP for marketing and communications from Evansville area

James Vaughn

April 3, 2013

Newburgh native Kindra Strupp, a graduate of Castle High School, recently joined USI as the assistant vice president for marketing and communications. She double majored in journalism and psychology at Indiana University, where she earned both degrees in four years while also working a part-time job....

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