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IU Southeast website now accessible in Spanish

IU Southeast website now accessible in Spanish

June 17, 2021

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–IU Southeast’s website is now accessible in Spanish. The option, driven by Google Translate, is featured at the bottom of each page, with the cluster of social media icons. The move comes as two other IU regional campuses take steps to add a Spanish version to their sites. Dr. Donna ...

Jennifer Ortiz and James Wilkerson help drive diversity and empowerment in NuLu

Jennifer Ortiz and James Wilkerson help drive diversity and empowerment in NuLu

October 29, 2020

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–This year’s protests against racial and social injustice in Louisville were a full-throated demand for change. But how, specifically, can that energy and vision truly transform the community? To help answer that question, IU Southeast’s Dr. Jennifer Ortiz and James Wilkerson recently lent their expertise to the NuLu Business Association’s ...

Environmental justice at the forefront in The Common Experience virtual town hall

Environmental justice at the forefront in The Common Experience virtual town hall

October 5, 2020

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–“Spirited” may be the best word to describe the virtual town hall hosted by The Common Experience and featuring Dr. Dianne Glave, an environmental historian and author of Rooted in the Earth: Reclaiming the African American Environmental Heritage. Spirited as in lively. Spirited as in feisty. Spirited as in uplifting. ...

Race in the classroom: Faculty to focus course content on the current moment

Race in the classroom: Faculty to focus course content on the current moment

July 10, 2020

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–IU Southeast faculty are strengthening their classroom focus on race for Fall 2020. Reflecting the immediacy and urgency of events and conversations transforming life in Kentuckiana and the United States, a number of instructors have committed to devoting one-third or more of their course content to race. In some cases, ...

Letter from local higher education leaders

Letter from local higher education leaders

June 4, 2020

To IU Southeast Students, Faculty, and Staff, The following letter was issued by Louisville-area university and college presidents today: James Baldwin said, “Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.”  The harsh truth that must be faced is that Black Americans still face obstacles that leave ...

Indiana Latinx Leadership Conference lights up campus with awareness, advocacy and artistry

Indiana Latinx Leadership Conference lights up campus with awareness, advocacy and artistry

March 23, 2020

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–The 21st annual Indiana Latinx Leadership Conference lit up campus on Saturday, February 29 with a full slate of workshops, presentations and activities to build Latinx self-awareness and empowerment. This was the first time the conference was held at IU Southeast–or south of Bloomington, for that matter–and faculty advisors Veronica ...

Freshman Noah Barnes wins Voices of Change speech contest

Freshman Noah Barnes wins Voices of Change speech contest

January 31, 2020

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Noah Barnes, a freshman from Sellersburg, Ind. majoring in chemistry, has won the 2020 Voices of Change speech contest, earning a scholarship valued at $250. The subject of his speech was, “Procrastination Doesn’t Pay: The Benefits of Investing Early.” Barnes urged listeners to consider the true costs of retirement, and ...

 

IU Southeast hosts internship event for people with disabilities

January 21, 2020

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–For the first time, IU Southeast will host an internship event for people with physical disabilities, including students who are blind or visually impaired, students who are deaf or hard of hearing, and students who use wheelchairs. All internships are paid and include living arrangements. Housing and transportation assistance is ...

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Diversity Events

IU Southeast Drive-in Movie Night: Jurassic Park

IU Southeast Drive-in Movie Night: Jurassic Park

August 7th, 2021

9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Classes end for the Full Summer (1) session

Classes end for the Full Summer (1) session

August 9th, 2021

All day event

Organization Training

Organization Training

August 10th, 2021

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

ILTE Teaching Mini-Conference

ILTE Teaching Mini-Conference

August 17th, 2021

8:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Drop-In Advising - Social Sciences

Drop-In Advising - Social Sciences

August 18th, 2021

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Drop-In Advising - Nursing

Drop-In Advising - Nursing

August 18th, 2021

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Drop-In Advising - Natural Sciences

Drop-In Advising - Natural Sciences

August 18th, 2021

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Drop-In Advising - Education

Drop-In Advising - Education

August 18th, 2021

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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