Tag: Kate Luce

Jill Pearon named IU South Bend’s Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

By: Kate Luce Co-Editor-in-Chief  kmluce@iu.edu IU South Bend has chosen Jill Pearon to become the Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs (EVCAA). Pearon is set to begin this position on Feb. 15. As ECVAA, Pearon will serve as the chief academic officer for IU South Bend. She will retain and enhance the quality of academic

Continue reading

Honors program sending warmth this winter

By: Kate Luce Co-Editor-in-Chief  kmluce@iu.edu This past week, The IU South Bend Honors Program crafted scarves to be donated to people in the community who will need them most this winter. As COVID-19 has affected programming for every organization at IU South Bend, the Honors Program has adapted to hosting virtual events. Many students have

Continue reading

The Preface offering internships for upcoming semesters

By: Kate Luce Co-Editor-in-Chief  kmluce@iu.edu The Preface is offering IU South Bend students opportunities for internships in the spring 2021 semester and fall 2021 semester. This internship will fulfill course number J-290, which is an essential credit for Journalism majors, but any student in any major can apply to be a part of the internship.

Continue reading

New senator elected to the SGA

By: Kate Luce Co-Editor-in-Chief kmluce@iu.edu The Student Government Association (SGA) has elected Boris Toure as a new senator. Toure faced against Maddie West and Gurpreet Singh.  The SGA thanked both West and Singh for preparing well and making it a challenge to elect a new senator. They asked that they apply again in the Spring

Continue reading

Political Science Club hosts discussion on prison systems in the United States

By: Kate Luce Co-Editor-in-Chief kmluce@iu.edu The Political Science Club hosted a discussion about what the criminal justice system should serve. Dr. Stacie Merken, assistant professor in criminal justice, led the role of adding to the conversation by speaking on historical, academic and local information about the prison system. One of the first questions posed to

Continue reading

An update: Campus mask violations may lead to suspension

By: Kate Luce Co-Editor-in-Chief kmluce@iu.edu In the last issue of The Preface, published on Oct. 7, it was published that “According to the IU-wide code of Sanctions for Noncompliance with COVID-19 Health and Safety Directives for students, any refusal of any of the rules put in place by IU may lead students to ‘suspension or

Continue reading

American Democracy Project using Discord to connect during debates

By: Kate Luce Co-Editor-in-Chief kmluce@iu.edu This pandemic is forcing campus organizations to get creative with how they communicate with one another. The American Democracy Project uses Discord, a messaging program that uses channels, to connect with students, not just at IU South Bend, but throughout the United States. “The national American Democracy Project, an initiative

Continue reading

Mask violations on campus may lead some to suspension

By: Kate Luce Co-Editor-in-Chief kmluce@iu.edu According to the IU wide-code of Sanctions for Noncompliance with COVID-19 Health and Safety Directives for students, any refusal of any of the rules put in place by IU may lead students to “suspension or expulsion from the university.”  This policy says that IU-approved face masks must cover both the

Continue reading