June 16, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – There is an increasing demand for healthcare
professionals and Vincennes University is helping meet an important
workforce need by offering a new online bachelor’s degree in
Health Care Services Administration this fall.
became the largest employer in the United States in 2018.
VU’s Bachelor of Science degree program is intended for...
June 10, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – Digging in the dirt while gardening can be
therapy. People putting their hands in the soil or spending time in
nature can provide opportunities to connect with others, boost
relationship satisfaction, help manage stress, lessen emotional
reactivity, and many other healing powers that can transform lives.
Vincennes University is offering a fresh new...
VINCENNES UNIVERSITY BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Updike Hall – Room 142 (CALL IN MEETING)*
1251 N. Chestnut Street
Vincennes, Indiana 47591
(All Times are Eastern Daylight Time)
John Stachura, Chairman
Executive Session – 9:30 a.m. (EDT)
For discussion of the assessment, design, and implementation of
school safety and security measures, plans,...
June 9, 2020
INDIANAPOLIS – Wearing a face mask is our new normal. People are
wearing masks as a safety precaution due to the COVID-19 pandemic and
it’s changing how we communicate. For deaf and hard of hearing
individuals, face masks and coverings present new challenges.
Deaf people who communicate using sign language use facial
expressions to fully communicate, according to Dr....
June 3, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – While most travel has come to a halt due to the
global pandemic, Vincennes University students have created an
interactive StoryMap that allows visitors from anywhere in the world
to trek with Col. George Rogers Clark and his men on their historic
1779 march to capture British-held Fort Sackville during the
Revolutionary War, explore the grandness and...
May 27, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. - The Vincennes University Jobs for America’s
Graduates (JAG) College Success Program All-Star team of Amy Young,
Shania Cremeans, and Gretchen McCrary recently showed off their talent
in the virtual state
JAG Career Development Conference.
Amy Young, VU Student
Young, a sophomore at the Vincennes campus, won the College Success
May 26, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – President Chuck Johnson announced the appointment
of Whitney Daugherty as Vincennes University’s new Assistant Provost
and Dean of Students for Student Affairs.
Daugherty has strong ties to VU. She was previously the University’s
Director of Student Activities.
"I am pleased that Whitney will be rejoining Vincennes
University,” Johnson said. “I...
May 21, 2020
AVON, Ind. – Nurse Kayla Cash is doing things during the coronavirus
pandemic that aren’t in her job description. The Vincennes University
graduate is creating personal moments of connection for COVID-19
patients. From deciphering that one of her patients on a ventilator
wanted to hear from his wife when he kept turning and holding on to
Cash's wedding ring to using her...
May 20, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – Dr. Jeffrey Taylor thought college wasn’t for him
until he arrived at Vincennes University, and the experience led the
way to his extraordinary career in education.
Jeffrey Taylor, 1992 VU graduate
“VU made me college and career ready,” Taylor said. “I brought the
drive and VU provided the opportunity. There was so much support at VU.”
Faculty play an...
May 19, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – One of the best gifts we can give to future
generations is trees. "He who plants a tree, plants a hope,"
Lucy Larcom. Vincennes University is paying tribute to the historic
Class of 2020 by donating tulip trees in their honor. Students and the
community will look at the trees for a lifetime and remember the Class
of 2020's courage and...