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IU Southeast grads view academic futures18th May 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—IU Southeast graduates from all disciplines are moving on. Many are finding their way into careers, while others are poised to pursue graduate degrees. And some of these students have already been accepted to academic programs, including those at IU Southeast. We are proud to share news of some of …

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IU Southeast to offer courses in Harrison County3rd May 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–IU Southeast, the Harrison County Economic Development Corporation (HCEDC) and the Harrison County Community Foundation (HCCF) have finalized an agreement to provide IU Southeast credited courses at the Harrison County Lifelong Learning Center in Corydon, Ind. The courses will allow many students of Harrison County—including nearly 700 Harrison County residents currently enrolled …

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Ryan Taylor Cannon, French and international studies alumnus, is Fulbright finalist2nd May 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Ryan Taylor Cannon ’15 is a finalist for a Fulbright English Teacher Assistantship (ETA) grant, becoming the second IU Southeast student, after Jazmin Trejo Oliver, to enjoy the distinction this academic year. Cannon will use the grant to travel to French-speaking Senegal in West Africa, where he will work alongside …

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IU Southeast fine arts faculty create video projection for opening night at Churchill Downs29th April 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—This year’s Opening Night at Churchill Downs, a special event to launch a season of horse racing that includes the Kentucky Derby, will feature a provocative video projection by IU Southeast fine arts faculty Tiffany Carbonneau and Susanna Crum. The collaborative artwork, “A Running Loop,” will illuminate a facade of …

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“Guys and Dolls” is a landmark for growing theatre program5th April 2016

By Steven Krolak When the curtain rises on “Guys and Dolls” in the Robinson Theater at the Ogle Center this week, audiences will be treated to one of the most ambitious productions ever mounted by the IU Southeast theatre program. Twenty-five students will sing, dance, bet, pray, brawl and woo their way through the kaleidoscope …

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28th IU Women’s and Gender Studies Undergraduate Conference to highlight feminist perspectives3rd April 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.) – Undergraduate scholars from IU Southeast and other IU system campuses will gather on Friday, April 8 at IU Southeast for the 28th IU Women’s and Gender Studies Undergraduate Conference. The theme of this year’s gathering is “The F-Word.” The students will present research and creative work exploring and critiquing …

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Printmaker Susanna Crum exposes fractured history of segregation17th February 2016

By Steven Krolak Among many revered Louisville landmarks, Fontaine Ferry Park holds a special place in the local memory and imagination. Located on over 600 acres along the banks of the Ohio, on the big bend downstream from New Albany, the park included roller coasters, a huge swimming pool, an outdoor dance garden, a roller …

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Langston Hughes Project and IU Southeast students celebrate poetry, jazz, social justice15th February 2016

By Steven Krolak It’s an epic song of social justice, born in struggle and swaddled in jazz. Langston Hughes, poet laureate of the Harlem Renaissance, was also on the board of directors of the Newport Jazz Festival when he wrote “Ask Your Mama: 12 Moods for Jazz.” The year was 1960, in the heat of …

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IU Southeast student film makes the cut for London festival3rd February 2016

By Steven Krolak A young woman broods, rises from her bed, moves through cool blue rooms, runs through a field, stops to listen and look, paces her living room, sits down and gets up, drifts through blurred spaces, gently imploding. Scenes from the film, Battle, by IU Southeast senior fine art student Cody Tevis of Floyds …

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IU Southeast printmaking students honored26th January 2016

By Steven Krolak NEW ALBANY, Ind. — Two outstanding IU Southeast printmaking students have been honored with opportunities to share their art and advance in their creative field. David Spencer-Pierce, a senior fine arts student from Salem, Ind., has been awarded an assistantship at the renowned Frogman’s Print Workshops in Omaha, Neb., where he will …

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