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Career Development Center offers one-on-one meetings with local employers14th January 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Students looking for an easy way to connect with employers are in luck. Thanks to the Center for Career Development (CDC), students can stop by the Game Room Table in University Center South during the lunch hour for one-on-one meetings with representatives of local businesses. This is a good chance …

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IU Southeast named a “Best” business school by the Princeton Review29th November 2018

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—IU Southeast has been named an outstanding business school by The Princeton Review. The education services company profiles the school in its 2019 annual business school rankings. “We recommend IU Southeast as one of the best to earn an MBA,” said Robert Franek, editor in chief. “We chose the 252 on-campus MBA …

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Employers share internship insights at Career Development Center event7th November 2018

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Scholarship and real-life experience are unanimous: internships increase a student’s chance of getting hired after graduation. But how can organizations manage interns to make sure everyone is getting the most out of the experience? That was the theme of the inaugural Employer to Employer event hosted by the IU Southeast …

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StratComm Expo gets real about a career in strategic communication26th April 2018

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—What’s so great about a career in strategic communication? A lot, as students found out at the inaugural StratComm Expo this month. A panel of insightful and encouraging professionals and an information/networking fair with representatives from nearly a dozen local and regional businesses provided perspective on this dynamic field. They …

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New initiatives unveiled at appreciation event for local business leaders27th November 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–New degree programs, expanded online offerings, advanced websites for adult learners and graduate studies. These were among a bevy of academic initiatives and administrative advances unveiled at a recent event for local business leaders at IU Southeast. The Appreciation Luncheon brought prominent partners and friends of the university to the …

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Soft skills front and center at pilot speed-networking session25th October 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—There were jitters, nerves, butterflies. Then the whistle blew and the room exploded into conversation as 22 IU Southeast business majors and 19 local employers plus three faculty and staff, came together for a pilot “speed-networking” session organized by the IU Southeast Career Development Center and the School of Business. …

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Campus sustainability star Robin Frederick helps TARC go green16th August 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Dynamo. It’s a word you often hear when the topic turns to Robin Frederick, a senior from Mt. Olivet, Ky. majoring in human and environmental geography. But if Frederick is in the room, the topic quickly turns to sustainability. In the course of her career at IU Southeast, Frederick has …

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Internship Focus: Leah Holsclaw at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner13th September 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Leah Holsclaw, a junior majoring in criminal justice, has interned as a forensic autopsy technician’s assistant in the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the Commonwealth of Kentucky, in Louisville, Ky. The internship provided Holsclaw with a sometimes jolting yet always fascinating introduction to the real world of forensic …

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Internship at GE Appliances leads to full-time position for business grad Hien Nguyen23rd May 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—When Hien Nguyen walked across the Commencement stage to receive her diploma at Freedom Hall on May 9, it was the culmination of an already eventful day. Just a few hours prior, the business major with a concentration in accounting had been hired to fill the position of intercompany controller …

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