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Glover To Serve as NAIA-Athletics Directors Association President For 2020-21 Academic Year6th July 2020

NEW ALBANY, Ind. – Indiana University Southeast Director of Athletics Joe Glover has held a variety of leadership positions throughout his career in collegiate athletics, but his most unique challenge may be upcoming. At the end of June he will take over as President of the NAIA Athletics Directors Association (NAIA-ADA) and will guide the …

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Natalie Fichter, nurse and student-athlete, on the frontline against COVID-1920th April 2020

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Early last season, after the IU Southeast Grenadiers women’s basketball team lost reserve post-player Gabby Read to injury, Natalie Fichter was moved to center. She had played the position in high school, at Sacred Heart Academy in Louisville, Kentucky, but at 5-feet 9-nine inches tall, had played small forward or …

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IU Southeast student-athletes partner with Rotary Club of New Albany to bring Christmas cheer to needy kids, families20th December 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Christmas will be a bit more festive for 15 needy New Albany kids, thanks to IU Southeast student-athletes. The 20 Grenadiers, organized by the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), responded to a call for volunteers from the Rotary Club of New Albany, which had donated $750 for gifts, to be distributed …

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IU Southeast Earns NAIA Champions of Character Five Star Gold Level Status11th September 2019

NEW ALBANY, Ind. – Indiana University Southeast has been named an NAIA Champions of Character Gold-Level Institution by the NAIA for the fourth consecutive year. Every year, each NAIA institution and conference demonstrates their progress in pursuing character-driven athletics. The Champions of Character Scorecard measures growth in training, promotion, conduct in competition and commitment in …

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Former Rep. Lee Hamilton to speak at IU Southeast10th October 2018

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Lee Hamilton, who represented Indiana in the U.S. House of Representatives for more than 30 years, will speak at IU Southeast on October 12, 2018, at 1:15 p.m. as keynote at the Indiana Academy of Social Sciences annual meeting. The topic of Hamilton’s speech is: “Why Should We Believe In …

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2018 Champions Dinner raises more than $40,000 for athletic scholarships31st August 2018

By Stephen Utz The IU Southeast athletic department held the sixth annual Champions Dinner at Huber’s Orchard and Winery’s Plantation Hall on August 18. This year’s event was hosted by Kent Taylor, Wave 3 News Sports Director. The event raised more than $40,000 for student-athlete scholarships at IU Southeast and had more than 320 guests …

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Couple with close ties to IU Southeast establish scholarship for student-athletes6th July 2018

(NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Terry and Jane Spitznagel have been volunteering and giving back to IU Southeast for several decades. In recognition of the university’s impact on their lives, and to support educational opportunities for future generations, the Spitznagels decided to fund the Terry and Jane Spitznagel Athletic Scholarship. “We both took classes at IU Southeast when …

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IU Southeast bass fishing team qualifies for National Championships22nd June 2018

By Steven Krolak   (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—In only its second contest since registering as a student organization, the IU Southeast bass fishing team won the Indiana Qualifier tournament, defeating rivals from IU, IUPUI, Purdue University and Indiana State University. With the win, the team becomes eligible for the College Bassmaster National Championship at Lake Tenkiller …

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