VU News Releases

 

January 27, 2017 / Red Cross has emergency need for blood VINCENNES, Ind. - The American Red Cross has an emergency need for blood and platelet donors to give now to address a severe winter shortage. Vincennes University will host a Red Cross Blood Drive on Feb. 1 and 2, 12-6 p.m. EST, at the Beckes Student Union, 1101 N. 2nd St. Participants should bring a driver's license or two...

January 27, 2017 / Shopping Cart Showdown benefits 3 local charities Photo - click HERE VINCENNES, Ind. - Three local charities benefited from a Shopping Cart Showdown held at the Vincennes Sav-A-Lot food store on September 21. This was the second year for the event, sponsored by Blazer 91.1 WVUB. Representatives from Helping His Hands, St. Vincent De Paul, and Loaves...

January 27, 2017 / Free help for students filing for financial aid VINCENNES, Ind. - Filling out college financial aid paperwork can be complicated and time-consuming, but College Goal Sunday makes it easy. The program offers assistance and advice to help college-bound students complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Financial aid professionals will be...

January 25, 2017 / VU Jasper counselor receives praise from Indiana Chief Justice JASPER, Ind. - The extraordinary volunteer efforts of Bob Vogler, Jasper, a part-time counselor at Vincennes University Jasper, recently received high praise from Indiana Chief Justice Loretta H. Rush. Speaking at her State of the Judiciary address at the State Capitol on Jan. 18, Rush said “your...

January 24, 2017 / Purdue agreement offers avenue for VU engineering students WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - A Purdue University agreement is extending the educational reach of the College of Engineering to students at Vincennes University. Beginning with fall semester 2017, engineering students at VU who are pursuing their associate degree can take part in a direct admissions program to...