July 15, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University faculty members have worked
tirelessly to provide outstanding learning experiences for students in
the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. More than 120 full-time faculty are
spending their summer preparing for the upcoming fall semester by
learning the best practices and tools for successful virtual teaching.
The faculty are enrolled in...
July 13, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a job crisis in
the United States with workers being confronted by unemployment,
layoffs, fewer hours, and furloughs. With the help of Vincennes
University, the state of Indiana is temporarily expanding the Next Level Jobs program
aimed at providing Hoosiers with free job training in high-paying,
July 9, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University partners with the U.S. Coast
Guard to bring college to active-duty service members wherever they
are in the world. Even if that wherever is a Coast Guard cutter at sea.
The Vincennes University Coast Guard Afloat Education Program is
designed to meet the needs of personnel onboard deployed Coast Guard
vessels and at Coast Guard...
July 7, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. — For the first time, Vincennes
University is offering free testing services for students enrolled in
Adult Basic Education programs statewide through December 31.
According to the Indiana Department of Workforce Development, the
Indiana HSE (High School Equivalency) is an alternative for earning a
high school diploma. The HSE Diploma can be earned after...
July 6, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. — The University of Indianapolis and Vincennes
University announced today a transfer agreement establishing a
seamless transition for qualifying students between Vincennes
University’s Associate of Science in Education with Health Promotion
and Health Education Concentration to the University of Indianapolis
Bachelor of Science in Public Health Education...
VINCENNES, Ind. – Growing up, Alex Van Galder was into graffiti art,
and showing off his creative skills on others’ property sometimes got
him in trouble.
“I was a graffiti artist. I climbed buildings. I painted trains. I
ran away from helicopters,” he said. “I wasn’t doing graffiti for the
art. I was doing it for the adventure.”
Alex Van Galder, Artist and VU alum
June 26, 2020
INDIANAPOLIS – The donation of a Gulfstream IV jet aircraft from the
pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly will help Vincennes University
provide a competitive advantage to Aviation Maintenance students
through honing their skills and knowledge with first-rate technology.
Photo of Gulfstream IV donated to VU
Lilly has donated the aircraft to students pursuing degrees in...
VINCENNES UNIVERSITY BOARD OF TRUSTEES
NOTICE OF MEETING
Campus Substation--Contract 1
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
1:30 p.m. (EDT)
Mike Sievers, Chair
Due to restrictions on gathering limits and social distancing
because of the COVID-19 virus, this will be a call-in meeting only.
June 22, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – The Vincennes University Class of 2020 has
persevered through an unprecedented final semester and graduates are
being celebrated for their accomplishments with the University’s
first-ever virtual Commencement ceremony.
The graduates have succeeded and triumphed through the challenges
presented by the COVID-19 pandemic and the move to remote learning.
June 18, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University is preparing for the return of
students to its campuses in August for face-to-face instruction with
appropriate social distancing guidelines and safety measures in place.
Changes to the University’s academic calendar for the 2020 Fall
Semester and 2021 Spring Semester were shared during a call-in meeting
of the Board of Trustees on...