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Opioid epidemic is focus of campus events sponsored by The Common Experience

Opioid epidemic is focus of campus events sponsored by The Common Experience

September 13, 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—The Common Experience is sponsoring and co-sponsoring a series of events to educate the public about the ongoing opioid epidemic, and to highlight the urgent need for action on this national addiction crisis that is particularly acute in Appalachia and the Ohio Valley. As part of its 2017 program, The ...

Adam Maksl wins Teacher of the Year award

Adam Maksl wins Teacher of the Year award

August 24, 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Adam Maksl, assistant professor of journalism, has won the “Ginger Rudeseal Carter Miller Teacher of the Year” award from the Small Programs Interest Group of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC). He received the award at the AEJMC convention in Chicago on August 11. Maksl was selected for ...

New grant awards support initiatives across campus

New grant awards support initiatives across campus

August 11, 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind,)—IU Southeast scholars continue to attract grant funding for innovative and impactful projects. Four new awards highlight a diversity of initiatives that will translate into exciting learning experiences for IU Southeast students and broad benefits to local and larger communities. Supporting community health on the Pine Ridge Reservation Pine Ridge ...

Adam Maksl wins College Media Association advising award

Adam Maksl wins College Media Association advising award

August 7, 2017

(NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Dr. Adam Maksl, assistant professor of journalism and faculty adviser for The Horizon, has received the Honor Roll Newspaper Adviser Award from the College Media Association (CMA). The award recognizes the outstanding contributions that faculty advisers make to the success of their students and programs in media fields. Maksl and other recipients will be ...

What’s New: Graduate Certificate in Modern World History

What’s New: Graduate Certificate in Modern World History

July 28, 2017

What’s new at IU Southeast? The graduate certificate in Modern World History is a career-focused program that provides advanced training in the methods and skills of historians, helping high school teachers satisfy new state guidelines for instruction in dual-credit programs, and giving other admitted graduate students insights into world history  from a broad, comparative perspective. ...

The Horizon wins big at Metro Journalism Awards

The Horizon wins big at Metro Journalism Awards

July 7, 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—The Horizon, IU Southeast’s student news organization, won big at the Society of Professional Journalists (Louisville Pro Chapter) Metro Journalism Awards on June 29. Student journalists received awards across a variety of categories, from writing to design, photography to graphics, reflecting the breadth of talent and the range of expertise ...

Bernadette Jessie receives inaugural Faculty Innovation Award

Bernadette Jessie receives inaugural Faculty Innovation Award

May 24, 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Bernadette Jessie, associate professor of criminal justice and criminology, is the recipient of the inaugural Faculty Innovation Award given by the IU Southeast Institute for Learning and Teaching Excellence (ILTE). The ILTE Advisory Board selected Jessie from among a total of eight nominated colleagues, each working to shake up the ...

Abigail Dester shares top award at regional honors conference

Abigail Dester shares top award at regional honors conference

April 18, 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Kudos to Abby Dester! The junior psychology/Spanish major and honors program student shared top prize for her poster on the academic effects of math anxiety on elementary school students at the Mid-East Honors Association (MEHA) annual conference at Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti, Mich., April 7-9. With a membership including ...

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Health Resource Fair (Mental Health & Wellness Series)

Health Resource Fair (Mental Health & Wellness Series)

September 26th, 2017

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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Eh440

September 28th, 2017

8:00 PM - 9:15 PM

School of Business Golf Scramble

School of Business Golf Scramble

September 29th, 2017

All day event

Out of the Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention

Out of the Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention

September 30th, 2017

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM

IU Southeast Job Fair

IU Southeast Job Fair

October 12th, 2017

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Early (Priority) Registration Begins for Spring 2018

Early (Priority) Registration Begins for Spring 2018

October 16th, 2017

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IU Southeast Open House

IU Southeast Open House

October 21st, 2017

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Open Registration Begins for Spring 2018

Open Registration Begins for Spring 2018

October 30th, 2017

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Thanksgiving Holiday - Campus Closed

Thanksgiving Holiday - Campus Closed

November 23rd, 2017

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Thanksgiving Holiday - Campus Closed

Thanksgiving Holiday - Campus Closed

November 24th, 2017

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Fall 2017 Classes End

Fall 2017 Classes End

December 2nd, 2017

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Fall 2017 Final Exams Begin

Fall 2017 Final Exams Begin

December 4th, 2017

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