The Horizon

University records show IUS took no action against fraternities for hazing allegations spanning a decade

University records show IUS took no action against fraternities for hazing allegations spanning a decade

John Clere, Editor-in-Chief

February 24, 2020

The Horizon requested records relating to hazing investigations from IUS on Nov. 4. After more than two months and two Horizon editorials publicly calling on the university to release the records, an Indiana University spokesperson sent The Horizon eight pages of heavily-redacted records. The records,...

Campus Life hosts spring Student Involvement Fair

Cari Edwards represents Campus Life at its table during the Student Involvement Fair.

Aubryn Crotchett, Staff Reporter

January 16, 2020

The Hoosier Room was filled with IUS student organizations during the Student Involvement Fair on Tuesday, Jan. 14. The event, hosted by Campus Life, aimed to familiarize students with organizations that are found on campus. Cari Edwards has been a faculty member of IU Southeast for 15 years and is...

We’re still waiting

We’re still waiting

The Horizon Editorial Board

December 2, 2019

The Horizon still has not received the hazing investigation records we requested Nov. 4. The university has a legal duty to produce these public records, so we again call on the IUS administration to be transparent and release the records. Following publication of our last editorial, two weeks ago,...

Hey, IUS, please give us the hazing investigation records we requested

Hey, IUS, please give us the hazing investigation records we requested

The Horizon Editorial Board

November 18, 2019

Interviews with many members of IUS student organizations and the dean of campus life have revealed IU Southeast is aware of student hazing complaints and has investigated such claims multiple times over the past 10 years. Two weeks ago, The Horizon requested public records relating to allegations...

IUS Multicultural Student Union celebrates diversity

From left to right President Leslie Venzor, Recruitment Officer Josiah Pohl and Secretary Sarah Fischer at the Multicultural Student Union’s weekly meeting in UC 122.

Emily Elliotte, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2019

Page four of the Registered Student Organization Handbook emphasizes a Diversity Statement, prohibiting each organization from discrimination of any kind. Several student organizations, including the Multicultural Student Union (MSU), make diversity a core value. The MSU plays a large role in advocacy...

Club Spotlight: Animal Rights Club

Club Spotlight: Animal Rights Club

Beth Hunter, Content Editor

September 3, 2019

The issue of animal rights is growing in popularity. Many people may want to make a lifestyle change to eat with animal rights in mind, but the passion to do so is not widespread. For graphic design freshman Madison Phillips, her passion is helping animals. Phillips has been an animal lover for...

Greek Law Educates Students on Sexual Assault Prevention

Students attended the seminar on sexual assault prevention.

Tessa Arnold, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2018

Joey Wilkerson, a third year graduate law student at the University of Louisville, and Georgia Turner, a University of Louisville law alumnus have been doing this seminar for 3 years. The pair travel to different universities to speak about consent, sexual assault prevention and bystander education...

Game Room hits the reset button

IU Southeast students listening at the Thursday, Jan. 11, open meeting regarding new changes to the Game Room rulebook. The Game Room is most frequently used by the Gamers’ Society.

Tate McGarvey, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2018

While the turn of the year typically means a clean slate, the IU Southeast Game Room has entered the 2018 spring semester on a bit of a rough note. Just days into the new year, a vulgar image drawn on a wall depicting male genitalia left Campus Life officials no option but to close down the room until ...

5 Ways to Finish Your Degree Strong

5 Ways to Finish Your Degree Strong

Randi McDole, Staff Reporter

April 10, 2017

As the spring 2017 semester nears its end, seniors are faced with life-changing decisions and possibly senioritis. Students in need of some inspiration can find it all across campus, whether it is from advisers, professors, alumni or other current students. Here are five ways to finish your degree st...

Paint Wars makes a splash during Week of Welcome

A paint battle plays out between students.

Samuel Voyles and Kaitlin Porter

August 29, 2016

You pull a sponge out of a tub of red paint only to turn around and have blue paint flung on you by a fellow paint warrior. This is what happened during Campus Life’s “Paint Wars” event that took place Wednesday, Aug. 24 on the Frisbee field, located beside McCullough Plaza. Jessica Lynch, new...

Student Involvement Board holds March meeting

Michelle Clements, office assistant in the Career Development Center, demonstrates some of the Career Olympics activities for the Student Involvement Board.

Lori Mundell, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2016

A staff departure, a new arrival and upcoming events were some topics discussed during March’s Student Involvement Board meeting. The meeting took place on Monday, March 7 at 12:30 p.m. in University Center North, room 122. Ashley Kern, English senior and student liaison for Campus Life, led the...