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Latino culture, history and politics in focus for National Hispanic Heritage Month

Latino culture, history and politics in focus for National Hispanic Heritage Month

September 26, 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—IU Southeast is proud to present a series of conversations illuminating the Latino experience in celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month (NHHM). Designated in 1968, the observation runs from Sept. 15—the independence day for a number of Latin American countries—to Oct. 15 to honor the histories, cultures and contributions of ...

Faculty Innovator: Susan Ridout

Faculty Innovator: Susan Ridout

September 1, 2017

Susan Ridout School of Education Professor of Education               This story is the first in a series profiling faculty who are bringing innovative strategies to their classrooms. Each month, we will explore the approaches, interventions and teaching philosophy of a different educator at IU Southeast. The series is part ...

Induction to Teacher Education ceremony propels teacher candidates

Induction to Teacher Education ceremony propels teacher candidates

August 30, 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Education students entering their junior year were recognized as teacher candidates during a special event at Richard K. Stem Concert Hall on Friday, August 25. The Induction to Teacher Education Ceremony is a bi-annual gathering that honors the students’ completion of general education requirements and transition into the more specialized ...

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 ...

3D imaging project to expand access to region’s history

3D imaging project to expand access to region’s history

August 9, 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—A surveyor’s chain that was used to plot out the township of New Albany in 1813 belongs to the most significant holdings of the Padgett Museum, where it is on display. Professional historians may handle it on a limited basis but it is off-limits to history buffs and other visitors. ...

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. ...

New degree = new journey for veteran Brian Cole ’17

New degree = new journey for veteran Brian Cole ’17

July 25, 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Promise High School in Madison, Ind. is not a typical secondary institution. It serves the inmate population of the Madison Juvenile Correctional Facility, Indiana’s only maximum-security prison for adolescent females. This summer, the school hired a new social studies teacher:  IU Southeast graduate Brian Cole, ’17. For Cole, a U.S. ...

Award-winning film, “Finding Home” has IU Southeast connection

Award-winning film, “Finding Home” has IU Southeast connection

April 7, 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–What does “home” mean to you? That’s the question at the center of “Finding Home,” a deeply compassionate and expertly crafted indie film written and directed by Nick Westfall and co-produced by Bradford Griggs, assistant professor of education at IU Southeast. The film will screen on Tuesday, April 11 at ...

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