The Horizon

Is there value in your vote?

Is there value in your vote?
How the local elections could impact young adults and college students
November 5, 2018

Though college campuses are typically an epicenter for political debates and current issues, young adults tend to have the lowest voter turnout – especially during midterm elections. In 2016, voter turnout...

Getting to know your local candidates

Getting to know  your local candidates
Profiling the big names on the ballot this Election Day
November 5, 2018

The day is finally here: Tuesday, Nov. 6, Election Day. At each polling place in Kentuckiana, hundreds and thousands of citizens will wait in line. After signing in, walking up to the booth and looking...

Your Kentuckiana Polling Guide

Your Kentuckiana Polling Guide
Here’s a list of ways to find your voting location and how to get there before Election Day on Nov. 6
October 21, 2018

Finding out where you’re supposed to vote varies from state to state, but you have to know where to go in order to participate in the process. But don’t worry; finding your polling place is simple....

Campaigning from the Classroom

Kimberly Wrigley (right) worked at Ron Grooms’ booth at this year’s Harvest Homecoming parade. Wrigley’s other responsibilities on the campaign include calling news stations to arrange interviews, delivering yard signs, going door-to-door to talk to voters and helping at other events and community festivals.
Students are getting involved in local campaigns for the 2018 midterm elections
October 21, 2018

College students voted more in 2016 than in 2012, according to a study by Tufts University’s Tisch College. Voting is one way to support a political candidate, but some students are taking a more direct...

Horizon guide: peaceful study spots

A breezy place to study by the pond behind IU Southeast.
March 18, 2015

Studying for midterms can be time consuming and stressful. Distractions such as family, friends, roommates and pets can make studying difficult. Sometimes the best thing to do when trying to study is to...

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