The Horizon

Embedded: The Untold Story of First Generation Students

Breaking Barriers & Contributing to an Educational Revolution
Mackenzie Kaskie, Contributor May 3, 2021

Hello, fellow Grenadiers! This story is for those of you who have dealt with the same circumstances and the same struggles: Silence, strife, and survival. When I applied to college as a first-generation...

365 Under 45

365 Under 45

Since President Trump’s inauguration one year ago, he has made many policies and proposals that affect college students.
Sarah Magin and Lydia Wieczorek January 22, 2018

Jan. 20 marked one year since our 45th president, Donald Trump, rallied supporters to the United States Capitol with a vow to apply his bigger-and-better business style to the country as a whole. “America...

Sexual assault: Bystander prevention, education and changing the social narrative

Sexual assault: Bystander prevention, education and changing the social narrative

Paige Thompson, Managing Editor November 16, 2015

On Wednesday, Nov. 11, Audra Dowling, assistant director of residence life, asked passing students to make a pledge against sexual violence by signing their name and what made them "IUStrong," as a part...

New dean of education brings her tradition into new role

New dean of education brings her tradition into new role

During the summer, IU Southeast named Doyin Coker-Kolo the new dean of education. Coker-Kolo is from Abeokuta, an area in the southwest corner of Nigeria. She has brought the traditions of community, respect and passion that she learned in Abeokuta to her new job at IU Southeast.
Joel Stinnett, Staff Reporter October 5, 2015

Doyin Coker-Kolo was raised in an area in the southwest corner of Nigeria called Abeokuta, meaning "a town under a rock." The town was given that name because it is surrounded by jagged outcrops of...

Students network at Education Job Fair

Students network at Education Job Fair

Kristin Kennedy, Staff March 23, 2015

Students in the School of Education were able to expose themselves to employers during the Education Job Fair. The Career Development Center held the Education Job Fair on Tuesday, March 17 from 4 to...

Know the issues: 2014 midterm elections

Know the issues: 2014 midterm elections

Paige Thompson and Jims Porter November 3, 2014

By the time Election Day comes and goes, many Americans have had enough politics to last them until the next campaign season. Though some decisions are made directly at the polls by the voters, most changes...

Graphic by Hannah Ash

Grad school: to go or not to go

Hannah Ash March 31, 2014

Choosing to attend graduate school can be a big decision. For those who choose to go, it means devoting even more time and money to furthering their education. “Make sure you like your undergraduate...

Local elections result in education changes

IUS Horizon December 2, 2012

The recent changes in state elections could have a large impact on the IUS campus, as well as the state of Indiana for future years. New Superintendent of Public Instruction While Nov. 6 marked...

IUS groups get out vote by hosting registration

IUS Horizon October 14, 2012

Politically-affiliated campus groups hosted a voter registration drive to give students a chance to participate in the 2012 local and national elections. The event took place in the Hoosier Room on...

Graduates relocate to modernized building

IUS Horizon September 9, 2012

During the summer break, the IUS Graduate Center for business and education classes moved to the 300 Building, located in downtown Jeffersonville. The center was previously situated in the McCauley-Nicolas...

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