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Duke Energy Nonprofit Academy to strengthen nonprofits serving southern Indiana23rd April 2019

NEW ALBANY, Ind. – Indiana University Southeast will host the Duke Energy Nonprofit Academy on Friday, May 17, from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the University Center Hoosier Room. This free professional development conference for nonprofits is made possible by a $17,500 grant from the Duke Energy Foundation. The event will feature keynote speakers …

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Southern Indiana Human Trafficking Awareness Conference returns to IU Southeast18th April 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–For the fourth straight year, IU Southeast hosted the Southern Indiana Human Trafficking Awareness Conference. The conference drew some 275 people to campus, according to Karen Richie, IU Southeast counselor/care manager and SIHTC conference chair for this year’s event. Keynote speaker was K.D. Roche, a human trafficking field expert who …

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IU Southeast student selected for regional law scholarship9th April 2019

Kimberly Wrigley, graduating senior at IU Southeast, has always had an interest in criminal justice. Now, as one of three recipients of the IU Regional Law Scholarship, she will be able to pursue her passion at the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law. The IU Regional Law Scholarship provides a minimum of a …

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Community engagement: IU Southeast students serve up free tutoring and mentoring (and donuts) to local youth13th March 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—IU Southeast’s Office of Community Engagement is coordinating a program that provides free tutoring, mentoring and college and career workshops to students in grades six through 12. Funded by a grant from Indiana Kids, part of the state’s Serve Indiana program, the effort has enrolled some 757 middle and high …

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Japan experts talk peace, prosperity and partnership on International Power Hour12th March 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Two esteemed international experts were special guests on Horizon Radio’s International Power Hour, sharing their experience with and knowledge of Japanese-American relations with hosts Dr. Jean Abshire, associate professor of political science and international studies, and Dr. Cliff Staten, professor of political science and international studies.. The high-profile visitors were …

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Digital Marketing Conference delivers leading-edge insights12th March 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–The fourth annual Digital Marketing Conference–DigiMarCom for short–delivered leading edge insights from real world practitioners, helping a diverse audience make sense of, and keep pace with, an industry known for rapid and constant change. Speakers Cobi Stein, digital marketing director of Shoe Sensation, Inc. and IU Southeast alumnus Jonathan Salazar, …

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IU Southeast ceramic artists go all-in at Southern Crossings Pottery Festival11th March 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–IU Southeast ceramics faculty and students were a big presence at this year’s Southern Crossings Pottery Festival. The Festival raised over $5,000 to combat childhood hunger in Kentucky through a gallery show and workshop featuring leading ceramics artists from around the country, as well as an “empty bowl” event at …

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William M. Duffy, sculptor in our midst, honored by Louisville Visual Arts7th March 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–William M. Duffy, an artist and educator who works part time in the IU Southeast Office of Facilities Management, has received the 2019 Bill Fischer Award for Visual Art from Louisville Visual Art and the Community Foundation of Louisville. Duffy joined the staff of IU Southeast in September, working the …

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