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April 15, 2020 VINCENNES, Ind. – At this time, the wheels on the bus aren't going round and round but the wheels of learning certainly are! Indiana’s K-12 schools are remaining closed for the remainder of the academic year due to the coronavirus pandemic, but this is not stopping student-teachers from Vincennes University. They have a special connection with their students that...

April 14, 2020 VINCENNES, Ind. – It pays to play! Gaming is a multibillion-dollar industry. Reports are showing that now, more than ever video games are being played at record levels due to the coronavirus outbreak. Vincennes University students and faculty aren't just playing games, they are creating them. This also means creating lucrative business opportunities and careers in...

April 8, 2020 Written by: Donna Taylor Bouchie, Director, InternPLUS and Interim Director, Career Services, Vincennes University   You've studied hard! Took the right classes. You even worked the perfect internship last summer. Now it's time to graduate and get your first full-time career job! And then there's a COVID-19 pandemic! What is a new college graduate...

April 13, 2020 Written by: Kathy Evans, LCSW and Therapist in the Counseling Center and Jennifer Andrews, LCSW, LAC, Director of the Counseling Center When facing difficulty, one of my favorite inspirational quotes is “We can’t stop the waves, but we can learn to surf.” I don’t know about you, but surfing COVID-19 challenges have occasionally left me with a mouth full of...

April 3, 2020 VINCENNES, Ind. –  A love for teaching, a dash of creativity and a garage, this is the recipe for an amazing virtual classroom! Jonathan Vennard, VU Assistant Professor Vincennes University Precision Machining Technology Assistant Professor Jonathan Vennard completely transformed his garage into an incredible learning environment complete with green...