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IU Southeast receives Samtec Cares grant for upgrade to STEM Learning Laboratory2nd August 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–IU Southeast has received a Samtec Cares grant award of nearly $50,000. The award will upgrade the School of Education’s STEM Learning Laboratory to better meet the demands of 21st century skills needed in our community.  New technology and equipment will allow future K-12 teachers to design and implement hands-on …

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Grant for augmented reality boosts STEM teacher education at IU Southeast22nd July 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–STEM teacher education at IU Southeast has received a significant grant from the Women’s Philanthropy Leadership Council at IU. The award in the amount of $18,000 will enable teacher candidates in the sciences to become familiar with augmented reality (AR) technology and to transform their STEM classrooms into spaces for …

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Cathy Denton and Shane Thomas Receive 2019 Staff Council Legacy Award15th July 2019

(NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Cathy Denton, office assistant in the Career Development Center and Shane Thomas, director of the Advising Center for Exploratory Students (ACES) have received the 2019 IU Southeast Staff Council Legacy Award. The award recognizes full-time staff members for their exceptional contributions as they carry forward the campus’s mission and core values as part …

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Adam Booth selected as IU Mosaic Fellow12th July 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Adam Booth, visiting assistant nursing professor, has been selected as an Indiana University Mosaic Fellow. The Mosaic Initiative supports innovative classroom design, research and active learning in all IU classrooms. The goals of the Mosaic Initiative are to prepare faculty to teach in active learning classrooms, build a community of …

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Roger Howard ’18 meets with Vice President of Taiwan12th July 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Last month, Roger Howard ’18 sat down to discuss international affairs with someone who knows a lot about the subject: Vice President Dr. Chen Chien-jen of Taiwan. Howard, who majored in political science and minored in international studies, was in Taiwan as a recipient of a Mosaic Taiwan Fellowship, part …

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Dr. Jennifer Ortiz named one of Southern Indiana “Top 20 under 40”11th July 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Dr. Jennifer Ortiz, assistant professor of criminology and criminal justice, has been selected as one of the leading professionals under 40 years old in Southern Indiana by Southern Indiana Business Magazine, a publication of the News and Tribune. The “Top 20 under 40” distinction recognizes professional accomplishments and volunteerism in …

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J.T. Douglas named in 20 people to know in education11th July 2019

IU Southeast Director of Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving, J.T. Douglas, was named to Louisville Business First’s 20 People to Know in Education. Each month, the publication selects a different industry to profile, the goal being to connect readers with key players in the business world. According to Business First, people featured run the gamut …

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Amy Zink selected as IU Mosaic Fellow11th July 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Amy Zink, senior lecturer in Spanish, has been selected as an Indiana University Mosaic Fellow. The Mosaic Initiative supports innovative classroom design, research and active learning in all IU classrooms. The goals of the Mosaic Initiative are to prepare faculty to teach in active learning classrooms, build a community of …

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