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University records show IUS took no action against fraternities for hazing allegations spanning a decade

University records show IUS took no action against fraternities for hazing allegations spanning a decade

John Clere, Editor-in-Chief

February 24, 2020

The Horizon requested records relating to hazing investigations from IUS on Nov. 4. After more than two months and two Horizon editorials publicly calling on the university to release the records, an Indiana University spokesperson sent The Horizon eight pages of heavily-redacted records. The records,...

The Aftermath of the 2018 Flood

A lamp post submerged underwater during the flood.

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. “All the furniture got water damage, the water was up to the ceiling on the second floor,” Blount...

SGA Holds Candlelight Vigil in Remembrance of Florida Parkland Shooting Victims

SGA Holds Candlelight Vigil in Remembrance of Florida Parkland Shooting Victims

Meleena Richardson, Staff Reporter

March 12, 2018

On Monday at 7:30 p.m., the Student Government Association held a candlelight vigil in the Hoosier room in remembrance of the Florida Parkland shooting victims. The vigil was to be held outside in McCullough Plaza but due to inclement weather, the vigil was moved to the Hoosier room. Students ...

IUS to hold Dance Marathon

IUS to hold Dance Marathon

Katie Casper, News Editor

March 17, 2016

IU Southeast is holding a dance marathon that will raise money for Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis. The Indiana University Southeast Dance Marathon will take place Saturday, March 19 at IU Southeast from 1 to 9 p.m. The dance marathon will last eight hours and will include dancing, food, games,...

Tau Kappa Epsilon participates in annual St. Jude walk

Walkers start the walk with high spirits.

Kaetln Harrison, Staff Reporter

September 23, 2015

This past Saturday IU Southeast’s Tau Kappa Epsilon participated in the annual St. Jude walk at the Louisville Zoo. Walkers and runners were able to take in the sights of the animals while raising money for children in need. Ethan Wells, marketing sophomore, was in charge of this year’s fundrai...

Battle of the Phierce Fights Through the Rain

Rain Hopkins, Staff Writer

October 22, 2014

A little rain didn’t stop the Phi Sigma Sigmas from having a good time. The sorority hosted their second annual “Survival of the Phierce,”-- a field day created to help raise money for the girls’ philanthropy expenses. The event began Friday, Oct. 3, at 8 a.m. and ended at 8 p.m. Tickets were...

TKE donates to local family

IUS Horizon

March 10, 2013

On Feb. 28, the TKE fraternity painted the town pink. The group held its second annual “I <3 Boobies Bash,” a charity event dedicated to helping those affected by breast cancer. This semi-formal event held at The Grand, a historic banquet hall in downtown New Albany, raised an estimated $3,850...

TKE throws cornhole tournament for cancer awareness

IUS Horizon

February 24, 2013

Students were laughing and enjoying themselves during the two nights of Tau Kappa Epsilon’s cornhole competition. While students may have looked to just be having a good time, there was a deeper issue underlying beneath all the festivities—breast cancer awareness. TKE hosted the two-day eve...

TKE supports charity with toys

IUS Horizon

November 11, 2012

Holding a Barbie doll or a couple of Hot Wheels cars is not normally how one would picture standing in line to get into a party hosted by Tau Kappa Epsilon. However, this was the scene at TKE’s Halloween Bash 2012 held on Oct. 25 at The Grand theatre in New Albany. Daniel Matthews, business marketing...