VU in the News

Entries with tag college of health sciences and human performance .

August 25, 2020 INDIANAPOLIS – Aaron Radford-Jackson was simply driving along when he came upon a harrowing scene. A man was standing in the street gasping for air. Without giving it a second thought, Radford-Jackson jumped out of his truck and ran to the emergency. Ben Miller, who is a father and husband, is alive thanks to the Vincennes University graduate’s heroic actions and...

July 23, 2020 VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University graduates in the Surgical Technology program had a 92.3 percent passing rate on the Certified Surgical Technologists exam, well surpassing the national average of 75.9 percent most recently reported in 2018. VU’s 2020 Surgical Technology class rose to the challenge during the COVID-19 lockdown order when in-person instruction...

June 16, 2020 VINCENNES, Ind. – There is an increasing demand for healthcare professionals and Vincennes University is helping meet an important workforce need by offering a new online bachelor’s degree in Health Care Services Administration this fall. Health care became the largest employer in the United States  in 2018. VU’s Bachelor of Science degree program is...

May 21, 2020 AVON, Ind.  – Nurse Kayla Cash is doing things during the coronavirus pandemic that aren’t in her job description.  The Vincennes University graduate is creating personal moments of connection for COVID-19 patients. From deciphering that one of her patients on a ventilator wanted to hear from his wife when he kept turning and holding on to Cash's wedding ring to using...