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Alumna Sue Sanders receives IU Foundation Cornerstone Award12th June 2017

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — A longtime Indiana University Southeast supporter was among those honored by Indiana University and the IU Foundation as the university’s 2017 Partners in Philanthropy. During a ceremony June 8, C. Sue Sanders was honored with the Cornerstone Award, which recognizes individuals whose partnership, volunteerism and generosity have been instrumental to the success …

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Lilly Endowment Inc. grants to boost School Counselor and Educational Leadership programs25th May 2017

NEW ALBANY, Ind. – Indiana University Southeast has announced that the IU Foundation received two planning grants of $20,000 each from Lilly Endowment Inc. through its Comprehensive Counseling Initiative for Indiana K-12 Students. The purpose of the initiative is to increase the number of K-12 students in Indiana who are emotionally healthy, realize academic success, …

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Retired professor pledges 94 acres towards IU Southeast research, sustainability efforts1st May 2017

NEW ALBANY, Ind. — A retired professor of educational psychology has committed his farm and home for future use at IU Southeast. The university will use Dr. Carl deGraaf’s 94 acres in Elizabeth, Indiana, for academic research, sustainability efforts, recreation and natural resource and habitat preservation. DeGraaf’s home on the property will be used for …

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IU Southeast brings scholarship donors, recipients together18th October 2016

NEW ALBANY, Ind. — Indiana University Southeast celebrated its scholarship recipients and the donors that made those gifts possible at the annual Scholarship Luncheon on Sunday, Oct. 16. “Scholarship is vital to the university,” Chancellor Ray Wallace said in his address to attendees. “Our donors’ generosity in supporting these scholarships is benefitting students every day. Many …

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Longtime IU Southeast supporters receive highest honor awarded by governor of Indiana17th October 2016

NEW ALBANY, Ind. — Judge Carlton and Sue Sanders, IU Southeast alumni and longtime supporters of the university, received the Sagamore of the Wabash for their service to the state. Chancellor Ray Wallace presented the award to the Sanders following his annual State of the Campus address on Oct. 14. “This is a true power couple,” Wallace said. “Much …

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IU Southeast receives grant to microfilm, digitize issues of student newspaper12th July 2016

By Rachel Terlep NEW ALBANY, Ind. — Reliving the most significant moments in IU Southeast history will soon be a click away. The Horseshoe Foundation of Floyd County recently awarded IU Southeast an $8,000 grant to create the Indiana University Southeast Student Newspaper Digital Archive. The archive will provide public access to student-created newspapers from 1947 to …

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Business school at IU Southeast receives $100,000 gift to create new scholarship6th June 2016

NEW ALBANY, Ind. – IU Southeast announced today a generous gift to the School of Business by alumni Jerry and Sheila Wheat. The $100,000 gift will create the Jerry E. and Sheila R. Wheat Scholarship for IU Southeast School of Business students. A gift match of income from Indiana University doubles the amount of funding …

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Chancellor’s Medallion Dinner raises record funds for student scholarships13th April 2016

By Rachel Terlep NEW ALBANY, Ind. (April 13, 2016) – Approximately 450 people attended the 2016 IU Southeast Chancellor’s Medallion Dinner, which brought in more than $140,000 from donations, ticket sales, sponsorships, a silent auction and a live auction. Enthusiastic bidders gave a record-breaking $39,868 to the silent and live auctions, which featured items like …

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Celebrate cream and crimson pride during IU Day on April 125th April 2016

By Rachel Terlep NEW ALBANY, Ind. — At midnight and continuing throughout April 12, Indiana University will observe IU Day, its first-ever 24-hour worldwide celebration promoting engagement, university pride and giving. IU Day is an online, worldwide extravaganza that celebrates all things IU. Here’s how you can be a part of it: Show your school spirit! Wear cream …

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Vice Chancellor for Advancement earns MBA in community service, economic leadership26th February 2016

NEW ALBANY — Betty Russo, IU Southeast Vice Chancellor for Advancement, has earned an MBA from Alvernia University in Reading, Pennsylvania. Russo, who assumed her duties at IU Southeast on Feb. 2, 2015, completed her MBA in community service and economic leadership at the conclusion of the fall 2015 semester. She is responsible for the Office of Advancement, which …

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