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Margot Morgan, Lavenia McDaniel, Katherine Beachler honored with Metroversity Adult Learner Awards14th April 2016

  By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Kentuckiana Metroversity honored faculty, staff and students at member institutions with Outstanding Adult Learner awards during a ceremony at Spalding University in Louisville, Ky. The recipients from IU Southeast were Margot Morgan, assistant professor of political science, Lavenia McDaniel, assistant to academic advisors in the School of Natural Sciences, and …

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Journalism students win big at Indiana Collegiate Press Association convention12th April 2016

(INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.) – Twenty Indiana University Southeast journalism students and recent graduates collectively won 34 awards – including second place newspaper of the year – at the annual convention of the Indiana Collegiate Press Association on Saturday, April 9, in Indianapolis. All work was published in IU Southeast’s student news outlet, The Horizon. Awards were …

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28th IU Women’s and Gender Studies Undergraduate Conference to highlight feminist perspectives3rd April 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.) – Undergraduate scholars from IU Southeast and other IU system campuses will gather on Friday, April 8 at IU Southeast for the 28th IU Women’s and Gender Studies Undergraduate Conference. The theme of this year’s gathering is “The F-Word.” The students will present research and creative work exploring and critiquing …

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Political science students visit Indiana Statehouse as guest of alumnus Rep. Ed Clere16th March 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.) — On Thurs., March 3, elected members of the Indiana House of Representatives put aside partisan differences in a common cause: to give an enthusiastic round of applause to students of Prof. Rhonda Wrzenski’s Political Science Y306 class. The students were visiting the Indiana Statehouse as guests of Rep. Ed …

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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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International Festival returns with food, music, dance from around the world11th March 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—It is now possible to take a trip around the world, without leaving campus. The IU Southeast International Festival will be held on Tues., March 15, from 5–8 p.m. in the Hoosier Room of University Center North, offering students, faculty, staff and the wider local community an opportunity to sample …

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Criminal justice faculty Dr. Jennifer Ortiz lends expertise to A&E documentary4th March 2016

By Steven Krolak — (NEW ALBANY, Ind.) — IU Southeast’s Jennifer Ortiz, visiting professor of criminal justice, will be featured in the upcoming docuseries, “60 Days In,” which airs beginning on Thurs. March 10th, 2016 on A&E. Also appearing is Clark County Sheriff Jamey Noel, an alumnus of IU Southeast. The show documents a unique …

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IU Southeast psychology professor conducts research on Liberian child soldiers with PTSD12th February 2016

By Kristin Kennedy A former Liberian child soldier found he could no longer eat red meat or red sauce in public because it reminded him of when he was forced to eat other human beings’ arms and legs. Another Liberian was affected by seeing 400 children being buried alive by a bulldozer. These are just …

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Faculty Spotlight: Meghan Kahn9th February 2016

  Meghan Kahn Assistant Professor of Psychology School of Social Sciences   Biography Dr. Meghan Kahn is assistant professor of psychology in the School of Social Sciences at IU Southeast. She joined the faculty in 2009 from Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio, where she had already distinguished herself through research and teaching …

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IU Southeast joins IU Regional Law Scholars Program25th January 2016

By Steven Krolak NEW ALBANY, Ind. — Beginning in Fall 2016, IU Southeast students and alumni will have the chance to obtain a 50 percent scholarship for law school. The Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law in Indianapolis has entered into an agreement with IU Southeast and four other IU regional campuses to …

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