October 18, 2019 / Vincennes University Jasper to hold Halloween events
JASPER, Ind. – Vincennes University Jasper is hosting free Halloween
events and the public is invited.
A screening of the movie “Hocus Pocus” is on Oct. 24 in the theater
in the Center for Technology, Innovation and Manufacturing. Doors open
at 5:30 p.m. EDT. The movie begins at 6 p.m. Free popcorn and
beverages will be provided.
VUJ is also hosting Halloween Spooktacular on Oct. 30 from 5-7 p.m.
Trick-or-treating will take place in five campus buildings. The event
will feature snacks, treats, games, and a photo booth. The first stop
is in The Bistro in the Ruxer Student Center where hot dogs, drinks,
and cookies will be served. The other stops include the bookstore in
the Administration Building, admissions office and library in the
Habig Building, the Jasper Campus Classroom Building, and the CTIM.
Parking is available in the Ruxer lot.
VINCENNES UNIVERSITY JASPER CAMPUS The Vincennes University
Jasper Campus is a vital part of Indiana’s first college, Vincennes
University. The Jasper Campus fulfills the vision of CoHERE, a Dubois
County citizens group founded in 1960, that was dedicated to improving
area education and cultural enrichment. Vincennes University joined as
a strong partner, opening a Jasper location in 1970.
VU Jasper features a beautiful 140-acre campus on the southeast side
of Jasper. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, VUJ tuition
and fees rank among the most affordable of all Indiana colleges. In
addition to offering associate degree and certificate programs, VUJ
students can complete a bachelor’s degree online or at the Vincennes Campus.
VU Jasper’s Center for Technology, Innovation and Manufacturing is a
hub for community engagement in local education. It is home to the
Career Advancement Partnership (CAP) program, a major workforce
development initiative between VUJ and local manufacturing companies.
It also houses several programs for the Patoka Valley Career and
Technical Education Cooperative, including a new Automation and
In addition to the CTIM, other campus facilities include the Alvin C.
Ruxer Student Center, Arnold F. Habig Library Learning Center,
Administrative Classroom Building, and a Jasper Campus Classroom
Building that holds a state-of-the-art simulation laboratory for
healthcare training. Adjacent to the campus is the Jasper Arts Center,
which includes a 675-seat theater and visual arts galleries. The
VU Jasper Campus serves thousands of students in Dubois, Spencer,
Martin, Perry, Crawford, Harrison, Pike, Orange, Daviess, Lawrence and
surrounding counties in Indiana.
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