VU in the News

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...

February 7, 2017 /  VU Jasper Advanced Manufacturing Open House JASPER, Ind. - The public is invited to an Advanced Manufacturing Technology Open House on Feb. 16, 4-6 p.m. (EST), at the Center for Technology, Innovation and Manufacturing. Local industry leaders will be available to talk about careers in technology. Tours of the facilities will also be available. Information is...

February 8, 2017 /  Cheryl Minderman Wilber Memorial Scholarship established Click here for PHOTO VINCENNES, Ind. - A new Vincennes University scholarship has been established through a donation from the family of Cheryl Minderman Wilber. The Cheryl Minderman Wilber Memorial Scholarship was created through the VU Foundation. Wilber grew up on the Allison Prairie,...