NEWS AND NOTES
IU Southeast holds 11th annual Student Conference
Around 300 undergraduate students
and 30 graduate students presented
posters and gave oral presentations
during the 2015 IU Southeast Student
In addition to student presentations, the
Student Conference featured awards,
programs and presentations made by
three IU Southeast faculty members.
The conference was open to the public.
IU Southeast journalism students receive awards at ICPA convention
Eight IU Southeast journalism students and recent graduates were honored at the 2015 Indiana Collegiate Press Association
The IU Southeast journalism students and graduates earned 14 awards in journalistic writing, design, photography and
online journalism. All work was published in IU Southeast’s student news outlet, The Horizon.
“My students do the work they do to serve the IU Southeast community,” said AdamMaksl, assistant professor of journalism
and faculty adviser of The Horizon. “But it’s great to get external validation of the amazing work these students produce.”
IU Southeast named Promising Place to
Work in Student Affairs
The publication Diverse: Issues in Higher Education named IU
Southeast one of the Most Promising Places to Work in Student
Affairs in 2015.
IU Southeast and 16 other universities that received this
distinction were featured in the Feb. 26 issue of Diverse, an online
and print magazine that has provided information about diversity
in universities for over 30 years.
Diverse and The Ohio State University conducted a national web-
based survey to select the winning universities. The survey contained
several categories, including average salaries, hiring processes,
professional development and others.
Diane Wille, professor of psychology and dean of research, addresses the crowd at the 2015
IU Southeast Student Conference.