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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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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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Dr. Suparna Mukhopadhyay is 2019 Faculty Innovator of the Year29th April 2019

Dr. Suparna Mukhopadhyay, lecturer in biology, has been recognized as 2019 Faculty Innovator of the Year by the Institute of Learning and Teaching Excellence (ILTE). “Dr. M,” as she is known to her students, was chosen from among a field of eight colleagues from across the disciplines, each of whom was the subject of an …

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Student Conference celebrates endless curiosity and passion for discovery29th April 2019

The 2019 IU Southeast Student Conference concluded on Friday, April 19 with a luncheon and awards ceremony to recognize outstanding undergraduate and graduate research across all academic disciplines. This year’s conference boasted 300 students presenting 208 posters, papers and performances. There were 54 faculty mentors and 58 faculty and staff judges, along with 22 student …

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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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18 and counting: IU Southeast builds momentum in Quality Matters-certified online courses27th February 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Last week Dr. Robin Morgan, professor of psychology, earned official Quality Matters certification for her online course, Behavioral Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence (PSY-P 425). That means IU Southeast now boasts 18 QM-certified online courses. QM is the gold standard of quality assurance for online education. During the certification process, …

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Children’s book by communications student Jolisha Hines is a labor of love, memory, hope11th February 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–It’s pretty common for the IU Southeast Library to buy books by faculty members. It’s definitely less common for it to buy books by current students. Then again, The Magic ABC House, by Jolisha Hines, a communications major at IU Southeast, is an uncommon book. It’s a children’s alphabet book …

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Supplemental Instruction is a helping hand when the going gets tough24th January 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Zoe Terwiliger is a bright spot in the lives of many students. Alert, cheerful, patient and supportive, the graduating senior guides them through the daunting labyrinth of basic human anatomy. The students ask tough questions, offer random thoughts, laugh at a joke about something that happened in class, bear down …

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