The Horizon

Campus Boogie Returns to IU Southeast

Lauren Allen, music freshman, singing Carrie Underwood’s “Blown Away” for the opening performance of Campus Boogie.

Samuel Voyles, Staff Reporter

November 10, 2016

It was not long ago that the Campus Boogie stopped being an annual event held during Homecoming week, but this year it made its return. Campus Boogie was held in the Hoosier Room at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 2. It was hosted by the Student Program Council (SPC). Alyssa Hendershot, supply chain...

Throwback Time Machine is Homecoming’s Blast From the Past

Throwback Time Machine is Homecoming's Blast From the Past

Trevor Swearingen, Staff Reporter

November 4, 2016

Bright lights of various shapes and colors filled a dark room at IU Southeast. On Thursday, Nov. 3, at 8 p.m. students gathered in the Hoosier Room for The Throwback Time Machine dance hosted by the Student Program Council. The dance was part of a celebration for Homecoming Week. Previously held in ...

SPC holds second Open Mic of spring 2016 semester

Jay Wyngard, criminal justice sophomore, delivers her comedic performance during the SPC's Open Mic on Tuesday, Feb. 9.

Brian Davis, Staff Reporter

February 14, 2016

The Student Program Council’s second Open Mic of the semester featured a full slot of performers. The SPC held the Open Mic on Tuesday, Feb 9 at 12:15 p.m. in The Commons. The performers showcased singing and comedy skills to students, faculty and staff. Lindsay Payne, psychology freshman, was...

Poetry featured at SPC Open Mic

Layla Schmiedler reads a poem to students in The Commons during the SPC Open Mic on  Tuesday, Jan. 19.

Brian Davis, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2016

The Student Program Council’s Open Mic may have been missing more than half of the performers on Tuesday, Jan. 19, but that did not stop Richard Stottman, music junior and arts and entertainment organizer of the SPC, from setting up in The Commons at 12:15 p.m. Likewise, it did not deter Layla Schmiedler...

“America’s Got Talent” singer performs at IU Southeast

Cas Haley performs one of his songs, “Hold Up My Heart,” during the Student Program Council’s IU South Beach event on Tuesday, Jan. 12 in The Commons.

Hannah Foreman, Staff Reporter

January 14, 2016

Nothing has kept Cas Haley from doing what he loves most, not even a skiing accident that left him unable to sing for eight months.  Haley has been performing for over two decades, and he was seen on season two of “America’s Got Talent” in 2007. On Tuesday, Jan. 12, Haley performed during the...

Artist connects through spoken word

IUS Horizon

November 11, 2012

The Commons can be a busy place with students meeting there to discuss homework assignments, catching up with friends and even trying to fit in meals before their next classes. It is a fast-paced, loud area that serves many purposes for the active student. However, on Wednesday, Nov. 7, for a mom...

Ukulele player entertains IUS students

IUS Horizon

September 30, 2012

Smells of meatballs rose and filled the air in The Commons. Sounds of chatter joined in. Students scrambled to get that last piece of homework done while scarfing down whatever they could of their salads and baked potatoes. Then it came. An unfamiliar sound had entered the mix. It was the s...

TRON laser lights up IUS

IUS Horizon

November 6, 2011

The Hoosier Room turned into a war zone on Oct. 29 when students suited up to play TRON laser tag. The Student Program Council hosted the event and drew students to the Hoosier Room to combat other students in the light-filled playing fields. Kathryn Haymon, secondary education junior and president of the SPC, said she was excited to bring the Tjohn...

Keeping Strong for same-sex marriage laws

IUS Horizon

October 23, 2011

As part of LGBT Awareness Week, IU Southeast welcomed Charlene Strong, gay rights activist, to campus. When Strong arrived in Indiana she was not feeling well, however, she worked through her sickness to speak to the students about equal rights for gay and lesbian couples on Oct. 12 in the Hoosi...