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Internship at GE Appliances leads to full-time position for business grad Hien Nguyen23rd May 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—When Hien Nguyen walked across the Commencement stage to receive her diploma at Freedom Hall on May 9, it was the culmination of an already eventful day. Just a few hours prior, the business major with a concentration in accounting had been hired to fill the position of intercompany controller …

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Five IU Southeast students honored at Women Helping Women philanthropy awards luncheon26th April 2016

By Kristin Kennedy Indiana University Southeast honored five students with Women Helping Women: Honoring Student Volunteer Leadership awards from the Indiana University Women’s Philanthropy Leadership Council (WPLC) on Thursday, April 21, 2016. Students Sarah Johnson, Lindsey Lloyd, Jennifer Mason, Laura Schook and Alexis Stephenson received awards from Indiana University first lady Laurie Burns McRobbie, founding …

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Student Research Focus: Kirsten Black and Christian French bring multidisciplinary view to human trafficking study25th April 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Kirsten Black and Christian French, graduating Honors seniors at IU Southeast, were four years old when they first met, in a preschool in Sellerburg, Ind. At that age, some of the people they study have already become victims of human trafficking. Black and French, under the supervision of Dr. Sara …

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Student Research Focus: Morgan Heldt-Davis investigates population genetics and natural selection in moths18th April 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Morgan Heldt-Davis, a senior Honors student in biology from Francisco, Ind., can pinpoint the day her academic journey began. “I was the kind of kid who would run around outside and pick up things,” she recalled. “My grandfather was a coal miner, and one day I told him that I …

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Student Research Focus: Paula Eddleman probes the science of mental health15th March 2016

By Steven Krolak Motivated. That’s the first impression one has upon meeting Paula Eddleman, a junior from Elizabeth, Ind. majoring in psychology and recipient of a 2015 IU Southeast student research fellowship. Motivated to learn, discover, succeed. And, fundamentally, motivated to care. Eddleman is currently assisting Dr. Rodney Roosevelt, professor of psychology, in the Integrated …

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