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Border Battles

Border Battles

Diving deeper into the biases behind residents of Louisville and Southern Indiana
Tate McGarvey, Staff Reporter April 19, 2018

Todd Manson, IU Southeast associate professor of psychology, frequently uses the biases which both New Albany and Louisville residents place on one another as an example in his class. Assumptions about...

A lamp post submerged underwater during the flood.

The Aftermath of the 2018 Flood

The community rebuilds after the largest flood since 1997 hits Kentuckiana residents
Meleena Richardson, Staff Reporter March 18, 2018

Hayley Blount, a senior at Clarksville High School, was left without a place to stay while her home, which sits just feet from the Ohio River in old Clarksville, was completely submerged from the inside....

Hi-Five Doughnuts is Louisville's first female owned and operated doughnut storefront. Located on 1011 East Main Street in Butchertown, the shop is an especially popular spot for locals with its bright colors and delicious treats.

Ladies of the Morning

Hi-Five Doughnuts changes the face of food creativity
Lydia Wieczorek, Staff Reporter March 1, 2018

Just like their namesake, Hi-Five Doughnuts says their business is that of a friendly hands-on celebration of sweet indulgence and an ode to Louisville pride. Hi-Five said they wanted to shy away...

Hazard tape put up during the flood to keep onlookers away.

Rising Flood Waters Threaten to Beat 1997 Flood

Meleena Richardson, Staff Reporter February 28, 2018

  A state of emergency was declared for Kentucky and Indiana residents over the past weekend due to almost record-shattering flood waters. The flood has increased with each day passing and...

8 Unique Menu Items in Kentuckiana

8 Unique Menu Items in Kentuckiana

These aren't your average dishes
Chandler Cooper, Content Editor January 5, 2018

Kentuckiana is home to a wide variety of local and chain restaurants with unconventional food items to keep locals and visitors on their toes. In this interactive map, you can explore local dishes receiving...

Guava Juice.

Jugo: More than just Juice

Jen McNelly May 1, 2017

Graciela Bisoso has always had a passion for preparing food. Growing up in Mexico City, a culture that is well known for their tasty and extensive cuisine, she learned how to cook a wide variety of...

Parked in the restaurant is a 1951 Plymouth

Habana Blues: an immigrants story

Jose Aponte, Photo Editor May 1, 2017

As soon as you step into the kitchen of Habana Blues you start to smell the familiar scents of Hispanic and Latino cooking.  White rice and black beans cooking, plantains being peeled and various herbs...

The entrance to Aladdin's Cafe is tucked in to the Underground Station shopping area.

A Taste of the Mediterranean in Southern Indiana

Tony Pacheco, Content Editor May 1, 2017

Aladdin’s Cafe offers a taste of the Middle East right here in New Albany. In 2013 Mike Sajaja, originally from Jordan, opened Aladdin’s Cafe with his family as a small cafe, offering only a few...

A student working on geography by tracing blocks.

Project AHEAD Gives Kids a Chance to Expand Their Minds

Ashley Smith, Staff Reporter November 21, 2016

The IU Southeast college campus turned into an elementary and middle school Saturday, Nov. 12 with students from Indiana and Louisville during the Project AHEAD event that took place in Knobview, Crestview...

Michael McRobbie has been the president of Indiana University since 2007, according to his biography. Courtesy of Indiana University.

IU President Michael McRobbie visits IUS

Joseph Kauffman and Tony Pacheco March 28, 2016

IU President Michael McRobbie stopped at IU Southeast on Wednesday, March 23 as part of his recent journey through the Hoosier state. McRobbie, who has been visiting regional IU campuses for his...

Melissa Fry, assistant professor of sociology and director of the Applied Research and Education Center at IU Southeast, discusses the relationship between applied community sociology and Martin Luther King Jr. The graph represented the percentage of minorities in Clark and Floyd County elementary schools.

IUS professor discusses King’s idea of building a better community

Tony Pacheco, Staff Reporter January 23, 2016

Martin Luther King Jr. had a dream of building a better community for all people, but his notion of the beloved community is an idea that sociologists are still pursuing today. Melissa Fry, assistant...

On the issues

On the issues

Jordan Williams and Joel Stinnett November 2, 2015

On Tuesday Nov. 3, some citizens across the nation will walk inside voting booths and select who will represent them in elected offices over the next few years. And next year, voters will select candidates...

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