The Horizon

Welcoming the Class of 2022

Students raise arms in the air as they do the wave at new student induction day.

Meleena Richardson, Social Media Director

August 22, 2018

Students packed into the activities building to listen to speeches given by Chancellor Ray Wallace, Candyce Clifft, anchor for WDRB, Cassie Goodrich, student body president and other faculty members. Chancellor Wallace began the morning by giving a speech to the students before passing the podium to Clifft...

EDITORIAL: ‘Yes, we’re putting out a damn paper’

Journalists' Memorial, Newseum. Washington D.C.

Horizon staff

June 29, 2018

As journalists, our goal is to report the facts and make sense of difficult and confusing situations, and that is what The Capital Gazette did by publishing an issue the day after losing five of their colleagues to an active shooter in Annapolis, Maryland on Thursday. Rebecca Smith, sales assistant; Gerald Fisch...

Moore Than Your Average Student

Kristy Fennessey, Staff Reporter

April 6, 2017

Driven, focused, organized and leader. All are words used to describe Nicolas Moore by the faculty, staff and students who have worked with him on various projects in the last several years. Moore is a marketing and professional sales senior who is set to graduate this May. He has organized a varie...

IUS Celebrates Culture at the International Festival

The Hindu Sacred Dance group’s performance included live performances of traditional Hindu dances and a vocal performance of a traditional Hindu song. According to the group, dance is considered an offering to a deity and was performed by temple dancers called “devadasis” who dedicated their lives to the sacred art.

Kristy Fennessey, Staff Reporter

March 22, 2017

The tantalizing sound of foreign music and the enticing smells of exotic food filled the Hoosier Room Tuesday evening at IU Southeast’s annual International Festival held by the Office of International Programs at IU Southeast. According to Valerie Scott, senior lecturer in psychology and co-director of Int...

Prior-Prior Year Policy Eases FAFSA Application

With the new Prior-Prior Year policy, students can take advantage of filing their FAFSA — and therefore their student aid — earlier.

Kaitlyn Martin, Staff Reporter

March 20, 2017

  The U.S. Department of Education has made a key change in the seemingly everlasting financial aid process. According to The U.S. Department of Education, this year sees the Prior-Prior Year Policy, which took effect in October 2016 with the intention to end late filing of the Free Application ...

Charlene Burke Brings Career Advice to IUS

Charlene Burke, owner of SearchbyBurke, said she frequently uses LinkedIn in her search to help companies find the best job candidates. While at IUS, she provided tips for making your LinkedIn profile stand out to recruiters and encouraged sending personalized messages with connections requests. She gave students the goal of attaining 100 connections on LinkedIn.

Dana Frank, Staff Reporter

March 9, 2017

Charlene Burke, a marketing and training expert and owner of SearchbyBurke, presented on why it is important to use LinkedIn, personal branding and networking. “Networking is meeting with people on purpose, with a purpose in mind,” Burke said. She said networking is not just socializing. Burke also pro...

IUS Library hosts Bogarting Hogarth, the Jerry Springer of the Art Community

Rain Hopkins, Staff Writer

October 23, 2014

Drunken orgys, defaced bibles and burning casinos-- these are just a few of the scandalous topics covered in William Hogarth’s artwork. “It’s just super juicy,” said David Spencer-Pierce, printmaking junior. Spencer-Pierce chose to curate a printmaking series based on the artist’s work...

Get Shot: Prevent the flu

Melissa Spade, Staff Contributer

October 22, 2014

Coughing, headaches, stuffy nose, fever, fatigue and body aches are eminent symptoms of the flu. With work, school, children and other responsibilities people do not have time to be bogged down with such symptoms. The best way to steer clear of this fate is to choose to get the flu vaccination,...

IU Southeast students share on social media during lockdown

IU Southeast students share on social media during lockdown

Ashley Sizemore, News Editor

September 11, 2014

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Attention That Matters

Attention That Matters

Secoy Richey, Staff Writer

September 4, 2014

Merit Pages is a new social media channel that offer students a way to share their undergraduate success stories with the world. “The website shares student accomplishments with hometown newspapers, local representatives, future employers, high schools, social media networks, the student and their...

How students can recover from summer

How students can recover from summer

Laura Hubrich, Staff Writer

September 4, 2014

It happens every year. The spring semester ends and before you know it, the summer is over. The day finally comes when you’re walking around a local store and they have their huge “Back to School” display in the front of the store. But you’re not ready for that! Summer wasn’t supposed to end,...