Student Information

Learn new technology

AREC teaches by working with the following programs:

  • PASW (formerly SPSS)
  • GIS
  • Microsoft Access
  • Qualtrics
  • Microsoft Excel
  • And other emerging technologies

Gain valuable work experience

The experience you will receive with the AREC is highly marketable after graduation.AREC will allow you to get hands on experience with many different projects.  These projects will give you the skills that will be an asset to your academic and professional careers.

Advantages & Obligations     

  • Mandatory seminar meetings, Friday morning
  • Scholarships
  • Flexible Hours
  • Space Available to study and work

Community Involvement

Participation in AREC will allow you to build relationships, insights, and perspectives on the local community, state, nation, and the world! 

Join a scholarly community

You will be able to work with a group of students that enjoy learning new skills and are curious about the world around them.

Contact Us

Contact Information


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Dr. Melissa Fry
Hausfeldt 139
(812) 941-2105

Debra Voyles
Records Information Specialist
Hausfeldt 135
(812) 941-2323

Angela Leonard
Associate Research Assistant
Hausfeldt 137
(812) 941-2322

Applied Research and Education Center
Hausfeldt 135
(812) 941-2323

Kimberly Brewer
Stefanie Chumbley
Aubrey Garman
Aimee Kelmel
Jennifer Jones
Amelia Reckelhoff
Anita Vivanco

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