VU News Releases

 

MEDIA ADVISORY for April 25, 2017 WHO: Vincennes University WHEN: Tuesday, April 25, 9:00 a.m. (EST) WHERE: VU’s Green Activities Center, back room WHAT: Arbor Day Tree project - RSVP members and VU staff will package nearly 500 individual tree seedlings. The seedlings will be distributed to fourth grade students at all Knox County elementary schools on April 28,...

April 18, 2017 / VU recognized by National Arbor Day Foundation LINCOLN, Neb. - Vincennes University is the recipient of a Tree Campus USA® recognition by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to effective urban forest management. “Students are eager to volunteer in their communities and become better stewards of the environment,” said Matt Harris, chief executive of the Arbor...

April 17, 2017 / VU aviation maintenance alumnus honored INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - With a half-century in the aviation industry - and still going strong - Michael Girdley, Avon, is a recent recipient of the Federal Aviation Administration’s Charles Taylor award, an honor reserved for professionals who have completed 50 years of continued activity in aviation maintenance. Currently...

April 17, 2017 / VU's American Sign Language program to change its name INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Vincennes University’s American Sign Language program will undergo a name change effective with the fall 2017 semester.  The program’s new name will be American Sign Language and Deaf Studies.  “The name change is a reflection of an innovative expansion to the curriculum which...

April 13, 2017 / Jazz on the Wabash musical showcase is April 27 VINCENNES, Ind. - The Vincennes University Department of Music and Theatre will present a musical showcase, Jazz on the Wabash, April 27, 7:30 p.m. (EST), at VU’s Red Skelton Performing Arts Center.  The performance is free and the public is invited to attend. The evening will feature the VU Jazz Ensemble, under...