VU News Releases

 

February 16, 2017 /  VU celebrates March as Indiana Disability Awareness Month VINCENNES, Ind. - March is recognized in Indiana as Disability Awareness Month. Led by the Indiana Governor’s Council for People with Disabilities, the goal of Disability Awareness Month is to increase awareness and promote independence, integration, and inclusion of all people with disabilities. On...

February 13, 2017 / Latino Culture Night is Feb. 28 at VU VINCENNES, Ind. - Vincennes University’s international student population includes many who trace their origin or descent to various Spanish cultures. An International Cultural Banquet highlighting Latino Engagement will be held on February 28, 6 p.m. EST, at VU’s Green Activities Center, 120 W. Harrison Street. The menu will...

February 13, 2017 / Understanding GMOs: The Facts of Your Food Click HERE  for hi res photo VINCENNES, Ind. - The subject of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) is one of the most hotly debated topics in the world today. GMOs are plants, animals, or other organisms whose genetic makeup has been modified using some form of gene modification. Long-term health effects of...

February 10, 2017 / High school students will compete in the Science Olympiad on Feb. 18 at VU VINCENNES, Ind. - Ten area high schools will compete in the 2017 Regional Science Olympiad on Feb. 18 at Vincennes University. The Opening Ceremony begins at 8:30 a.m. (EST) in the Red Skelton Performing Arts Center with the Closing Ceremony schedule there at approximately 3:45 p.m. ...

February 9, 2017 / Mime artist to conduct workshop at VU Click for PHOTO VINCENNES, Ind. - World renowned mime artist James “JJ” Jones will conduct a free mime workshop and performance at Vincennes University’s Red Skelton Performance Center. There is no charge for admission and the public is invited. Jones, who has been deaf since birth, has partial hearing through a...