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Snowstorm likely this weekend

Snowstorm likely this weekend

Bowman Clark, Junior Copy Editor

January 9, 2019

The tristate area could see its first major snowfall of the season this weekend. Meteorologists are predicting 3 to 6 inches of snowfall for the Evansville area between Friday and Sunday. All three days will be a mix of rain and snow. Friday night will start with a mix of rain and snow, then li...

Indiana cannot decide

Grace Poynter, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017

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...

Community weathers 3-hour storm spotter class

Community weathers 3-hour storm spotter class

Caleb Riley

March 25, 2014

Adam Brothers, a senior marketing and management double major and the Student Government Association’s chief justice, added storm spotter to his extensive resume. About 10 students and 30 adults from the Evansville community became certified storm spotters during a class March 19, in University...

Campus closes abruptly

Campus closes abruptly

James Vaughn

February 4, 2014

Students and faculty struggled to reach their destinations Tuesday after university officials closed campus due to hazardous weather conditions. An accident at the intersection of the Lloyd Expressway and Schutte Road created chaos as the USI community attempted to make their way off campus. USI issued a RAVE alert jus...

Campus closes due to winter storm

James Vaughn

December 6, 2013

Students, faculty and staff woke up to a RAVE Alert early Friday morning: “Due to hazardous weather conditions, the USI campus is closed Friday 12/6/13. All classes are cancelled; only essential personnel should report for duty.” Director of Public Safety Stephen Woodall said “essential personnel”...

EVENT ALERT: Madrigal Feaste cancelled for Thursday night

Ariana Beedie

December 5, 2013

The first night of the Madrigal Feaste was cancelled tonight due to the upcoming bad weather. According to an email from Wendy Bredhold, ticket holders will be able to reschedule tickets for the Saturday or Sunday show. Ticket holders can call 812-461-5203 until 4:30 to reschedule or refund  their...

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