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Exhibition features Amish community

Nick Leighty, Staff Writer

January 26, 2016

An art exhibition titled ‘Quilting in Community: A Celebration of a Southern Indiana Amish Tradition’ will be on display from Jan. 27 to March 13 at the McCutchan Art Center/Mace Galleries on campus. This exhibition focuses on the Southern Indiana Amish community, contemporary quilts and quilt...

USI relishes clean campus

Paola Marizan

April 22, 2014

Chelsie Ours thinks USI's campus is clean, but said she would like to see more student involvement. "I know USI has different programs, but maybe if they gave organizations more incentives for students to get involved and more notice that would be helpful," she said. "It would give students more pride...

Evansville’s IU Med heads downtown

Shannon Hall

April 22, 2014

The Indiana University School of Medicine-Evansville will no longer be housed in the Health Professions Center at USI come July 2017. The IU Board of Trustees voted Friday afternoon to move Evansville's branch of the IU School of Medicine  downtown. More than 400 people waited an hour in The Atrium...

Natural disasters pose concerns, too

James Vaughn

January 15, 2014

What if a student were to come face-to-face with a gunman? What if a tornado set its sights on the university? What if the campus began shaking traumatically? The above scenarios are ones Associate Professor of Geology James Durbin and Public Safety Assistant Director Stephen Bequette think st...

Evansville will host 2015 NCAA Elite Eight

Evansville will host 2015 NCAA Elite Eight

Zane Clodfelter

December 11, 2013

Evansville Sports Corp will announce today that Ford Center and Evansville will be the host of the 2015 NCAA Division II Elite Eight and the 2017 NCAA II Cross Country Championships. A press conference has been scheduled for 3:30 p.m. in the lobby of Ford Center to announce the additional tournaments. The venue i...

Q&A with Stephanie Carpenter

Q&A with Stephanie Carpenter

Jessica Stallings

December 9, 2013

Stephanie Carpenter is a senior guard for the Southern Indiana women's basketball team. Carpenter, a Salem, Ill., native, and a pre-criminal justice major currently leads the Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC) in three-point field goal makes while sitting in the top 25 in NCAA Division II three-po...

Q&A with Lauren DeShaney

Dennis Marshall

December 5, 2013

Lauren DeShaney, a two-time Academic All-GLVC recipient, not only finds success in the classroom but also on the volleyball court. The junior kinesiology major from Appleton,Wis., hopes for a deep run into the postseason. Q-How did the regular season go? A-We had an awesome season. We went 15-3 ...

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