The Horizon

IU Southeast cheerleaders balance school and spirit

IU Southeast cheerleaders balance school and spirit

Jayla Rose, Staff Reporter

January 28, 2019

IU Southeast graduate Hayley Little is now the coach for the IU Southeast cheerleading team she said helped build her. Admittedly, Little enjoys her coaching cheer at IU Southeast, but said it requires year-round dedication. “The season starts in the summer, and ends when basketball ends. That...

A record-worthy career

Senior pitcher Becca Schoenung hits a fastball to avoid a strike. Photo courtesy of IUS Athletics, used with permission.

Brandon Miniard, Staff Reporter

January 21, 2019

Coming into the 2019 softball season, the IU Southeast Grenadiers will field seven seniors for their final seasons. Several of these seniors are leaving their marks on the program, now entering its twelfth year of existence, by writing their names in the record books. One name in those books is senior...

Massachusetts student meets Midwest campus

Austin Allen stands in front of the Thirteen Colonies flag that he brought to his IU Southeast dorm from his hometown in Massachusetts.

McKenna Curry, Staff Reporter

November 24, 2018

Imagine living on the East Coast as a senior in high school, debating on where exactly to attend the next, potential four years of college. You decide to log on to Google Maps and look for colleges that are characterized by a graduation cap symbol. While looking in the Midwest section of the United S...

Play dress up for a living?

Sellmer-Shipman’s character acting has grown from Jessie to include Cinderella where she makes appearances at birthday parties, corporate events and theme days at restaurants.

Candace Leilani, Staff Reporter

October 29, 2018

Hair done? Check. Make up? Check. Shoes? Check. Costume? Check. This becomes Madi Sellmer-Shipman’s checklist as she leaves her living quarters and drives to her destination for each acting gig. Madi Sellmer-Shipman, sophomore and secondary education major at IU Southeast, has been doing just...

You may now study with your bride

You may now study with your bride

McKenna Curry, Staff Reporter

October 28, 2018

Bryan and Stephanie Henderson begin their school day waking up together and end it over a meal at the dinner table in their home. The couple never imagined at the altar that they would begin the new school year ready to tackle their undergraduate degrees – together.  Although this is not Stephanie’s first year at IU...

Jamie Johnson — becoming a leader on the court

Jamie Johnson slams a dunk against Asbury University. Below, Johnson brings the ball up the court against IU East.

Gavin Lagle, Staff Reporter

October 17, 2018

Jamie Johnson, senior shooting guard on the IU Southeast men’s basketball team, learned from the best to maximize the potential of his teammates and himself. “I know we have a lot of new, young guys coming in … I just want to be the best leader that I can,” Johnson said. Johnson said that...

Garrett Fensler looks to leave behind a legacy of his own

IU Southeast men’s tennis junior, Garrett Fensler, swings through a forehanded return in a Spring 2018 match. Fensler earned all-conference honors for his second consecutive season in 2017-18.

Tate McGarvey, Staff Reporter

October 17, 2018

Ayear after earning his second consecutive all-conference honors, junior Garrett Fensler has his mind set on leading the IU Southeast Men’s Tennis squad as they continue their winning tradition. The culture built around the tennis program — one that has seen a number of first team all-conference sele...

ACE of Spades

ACE of Spades

Lydia Wieczorek, Staff Reporter

April 15, 2018

Shane Thomas’ love for music began as a child when his babysitter would come over each morning, and put Elvis records and movies on for the two to listen to before his bus ride to school. Nowadays, he advises both new and familiar students every day; however, this does not stop him from breaking out ...

IUS says farewell to an icon

“The reason I wear Hawaiian shirts is because back in California that’s all we would wear, Hawaiian shirt or T-shirt,” Carducci said.

Shannon Greer, Editor-in-Chief

September 11, 2017

Editors' note: We republished this story on Sept. 23, 2018, as we learned about the death of Bernie Carducci.  Colorful, outgoing, bigger than life and one of a kind. These are all ways that former students and colleagues describe Bernardo “Bernie” Carducci, an IU Southeast psychology professor ...

Yogi, Instructor, Champion

Glenn Brown practiced yoga with his students instead of walking around them or sitting down like most instructors might.

Sarah Magin, Assistant Editor

June 2, 2017

Glenn Brown has competed in the USA Yoga competition for the past 13 years. Each year Brown has competed, he has placed first in Indiana’s state competition, and in 2016, he placed fifth in Nationals. This year, he placed first in the adult men’s division in super regionals, which was part of th...

Students Talk About Living on Their Own

Ashley Smith, Staff Writer

April 20, 2017

Living on your own as a student has many things that come with it; keeping your apartment clean, putting food on the table, juggling your relationship with your family and friends while also working and going to school. Some IU Southeast students discussed their lives living on their own and the pros...

The Office of Disabilities Provides Students with a Helping Hand

The Office of Disability Services, Center for Mentoring, and ACES in UC South 205, welcome any students who need assistance. Schedule an appointment with Matthew Springer at his office phone number. 812-941-2243

Ashley Smith, Staff Writer

April 10, 2017

It starts with not being able to focus; heavy breathing and hyperventilating. You feel like you weigh a thousand tonnes; like you’re going to fall over and can never get up. This is an anxiety/panic disorder. According to an article by Justin Hunt, a researcher of psychiatry for the Division...