July 2018

William K. Nasser education center dedicated in Indianapolis

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 09:18

Training and simulation facility pays homage to medical legacy of Terre Haute native.

A state-of-the-art medical education and simulation center was dedicated in a Terre Hautean’s name Wednesday in Indianapolis at the St. Vincent Hospital.

SINGELL: Deconstructing the myth of the English major

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 15:13

In the years since the Great Recession, we’ve heard much about the waning value of a liberal arts degree in today’s increasingly specialized job market. A liberal arts education is a risky choice, we’re often told, compared with safer options in business, IT and other technical fields.

‘DREAM COMES TRUE’ AS ROD HITE NAMED SUPERINTENDENT

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 09:42

“When everybody says, ‘where are you from?’ I always say Vevay or Switzerland County,” Rod Hite says. “It’s always been home.”

Boling gave students a voice

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 09:38

DANVILLE – Danville Area Community College speech instructor and co-theater director Glenda Boling has spent her lengthy teaching career encouraging her students to find their voice and overcome their fears – whether it is the fear of public speaking or a case of stage fright.

Why liberal arts and the humanities are as important as engineering

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 13:45

Earlier in my academic career, I used to advise students to focus on science and engineering, believing that they were a prerequisite for success in business.

Professor of the Week: Dr. Barbara Skinner

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 13:48

Brief Bio: (From the Indiana State University Website)