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Latino culture, history and politics in focus for National Hispanic Heritage Month26th September 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 …

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Veterans mural enshrines service, memory and community25th September 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—IU Southeast has a new monument. The Veterans for Peace mural currently hangs in the University Center South, and will be officially celebrated on Tues., Sept. 26 at 5 p.m. The large-scale, original artwork combines veterans’ portraits and keepsake photos with images of iconic monuments and events to honor the …

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Multimedia artist Rosanna Raymond brings strong Pacific currents to campus15th September 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–IU Southeast welcomes trailblazing multimedia artist, performer and thinker Rosanna Raymond to campus for a workshop and two public lectures exploring her complex and dynamic vision uniting traditional elements of the Samoan world-view with forms from the creative edge. Better buckle up. Raymond’s presentations are unpredictable, provocative, powerful. They combine …

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Ready to launch: SpaceLab propels student artists5th September 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–The SpaceLab is “Go!” IU Southeast’s diminutive display space for student art has blasted off for another voyage through the academic calendar. As described tongue-in-cheek on its website, the SpaceLab is a “reusable laboratory that allows artists to perform experiments in standard gravity in Earth orbit.” It is located in Knobview …

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International recognition for Mildred Kemp, pioneering trombonist and IU Southeast adjunct instructor17th July 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—In the mid-1950s, Mildred Kemp discovered the trombone at Eastern High School in Louisville, Ky. Within a decade, the Prospect native was playing the instrument in the American Symphony Orchestra in New York City under famed conductor Leopold Stokowski, moonlighting in other orchestras and on Broadway, and giving lessons at …

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“Taste the Feeling” composer delivers real-world tips to performance, composing, audio engineering students10th March 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—It’s probably safe to say that tens of millions of people in over 200 countries have seen Coca-Cola’s ad campaign, “Taste the Feeling.” The ads premiered in Jan., 2016 and the campaign hit stride during last year’s Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The music for the uplifting, …

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Tiffany Carbonneau helps bring the light to Louisville Ballet collaboration21st February 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—When the dancers of Louisville Ballet move through the complex choreography of “Human Abstract” this week, they will inhabit a space suggested in large measure by the work of Tiffany Carbonneau, assistant professor of art, digital art and interactive media at IU Southeast. Carbonneau and fellow artists Andrew Cozzens and …

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Ceramics exhibition to showcase student and faculty artwork, celebrate community18th January 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–“Bread and Roses: Recent work from the IU Southeast Ceramics Program” is a new exhibition bringing together the artwork of 13 students and two ceramics faculty members. The show runs from Jan. 20 to March 12 at the Arts Council of Southern Indiana, 820 E. Market St. in New Albany, …

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