December 3, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. - The Vincennes University Board of Trustees extended
President Dr. Chuck Johnson’s contract an additional year through
December 2023 during the board’s meeting on Dec. 2.
Board Chair John Stachura and other Trustees shared highly positive
comments about Johnson’s performance.
“I personally would like to opine on the job that Dr. Johnson is
VINCENNES UNIVERSITY BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Learning Resource Center – Innovation
130 E. College Avenue
Vincennes, IN 47591
John Stachura, Chair
Executive Session – 9:00 a.m. (EST), LRC Innovation...
November 23, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. - A national organization is honoring Vincennes
University for its commitment to helping young people build better
futures for themselves.
Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) is
awarding a National Educational Leadership Award to the
University in recognition of the extraordinary leadership and support
VU contributes to America’s most successful...
November 18, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. - Vincennes University scored higher than other
schools in Indiana and outpaced national averages among its alumni on
how well VU prepared them for life outside of college.
VU graduates who have attained great jobs and great lives were more
likely to have had an internship, engaged in supportive experiences
with their professors, received very helpful...
November 16, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. - Vincennes University President Dr. Chuck Johnson
announced the University is ending in-person classes earlier than
previously scheduled at both the Vincennes and Jasper campuses due to
rising COVID-19 positivity rates and accelerating growth in cases in
Indiana and the country.
The final day of face-to-face instruction for the fall semester is
November 13, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – This fall semester looks unlike anything seen
before. Faces are behind masks. Social distancing is the new normal.
Certain scenes on campus barely resemble what we are used to seeing,
particularly in the Vincennes University Performing Arts Department
and music ensembles.
Inside classrooms and practice spaces, you see something never seen
November 9, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. — More than 150,000 employers and labor-management
organizations in the U.S. utilize apprenticeships to develop workforce
talent. Vincennes University partners with multiple employers
throughout Indiana and across the nation on industry-based
apprenticeship programs, providing technical instruction and degree programs.
National Apprenticeship Week...
November 4, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University’s commitment to veterans is
stronger than ever. VU is dedicating a day to remembering and honoring
our military veterans and community with a special tribute.
VU will show its sincerest appreciation to those who have served this
great Nation by holding a recorded Veterans Day Program on Nov. 10.
The tribute will be broadcast on...
October 27, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – A stunning, eye-catching painting is currently on
display in an iconic place where U.S. history is made.
Capitol Hill is where you can find an oil painting by Vincennes
University freshman Lydia Higgins on display to the delight of
lawmakers and other passersby in Washington D.C.
Her winning artwork titled “War Paints” is hanging in a pedestrian
October 20, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University Visiting Professor Newton Lee
is co-author of a new book on The Walt Disney Company’s use of
technological innovation to create characters and stories that engage
audiences in many different media from early film to today’s video
games and online environments.
authored the second edition of the 2020 textbook, “Disney...