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August 17, 2020 VINCENNES, Ind. – U.S. Senator and prominent Indiana businessman Mike Braun is applauding Vincennes University for fostering workforce solutions that are developing a highly-skilled pipeline to keep the United States running and the economy propelling forward. Braun praised VU for being entrepreneurial. “What VU is doing by thinking outside of the box and working...

August 5, 2020 VINCENNES, Ind. – With the coronavirus pandemic impacting in-person activities on the Vincennes University campus, VU Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) College and Career Success Program Manager Shaun Brames was determined to make sure college-bound students could still take part in the annual VU JAG Summer Academy, and hence the one-week immersive college...

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...

July 22, 2020 JASPER, Ind. – Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and aging baby boomers, there is an urgent demand for nurses and nursing assistants. Vincennes University Jasper is helping fill the void by offering a new Health Care Professional Pre-Nursing Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Track Certificate.   The Health Care Professional Pre-Nursing CNA Track certificate is ...

VINCENNES, Ind. - As the new academic year approaches, Vincennes University is pledging to welcome Trailblazers back to campuses with safety as the highest priority.  We are asking you to pledge to join us in these efforts to promote health and safety for all. Here are some of the many actions taken to protect the VU community: -> Three COVID-19 action teams were...