Yearly Archives: 2012

Yearly Archives: 2012

IU East announces High School Speech Tournament Results

IU East announces High School Speech Tournament Results

IU East announces High School Speech Tournament Results Indiana University East hosted its Annual High School Speech Tournament on December 1. Warren Central High School was the team sweepstakes champion, the second year in a row for the team to win the overall competition at IU East. Warren Central was followed by Cathedral in second; Noblesville in third; Southport in fourth; and Connersville in fifth. There were 249 students from 14 Indiana regional high schools that competed in 14 speech events and one Congress debate event. Sponsors for the 2012 High School Speech Tournament included Summersault, the IU East School of Humanities and Social Sciences, IU East Office of External Affairs, Office of Admissions, and Office of Financial Aid. Area … Continued
IU East’s WVAAC Top Ten, Purchase award recipients

IU East’s WVAAC Top Ten, Purchase award recipients

Indiana University East Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition Top Ten Award and Purchase Award recipients have their work on display now through December 7 in The Gallery and Meijer Artway, located in Whitewater Hall. This year’s competition was juried by Barbara Tannenbaum, Curator of Photography at the Cleveland Museum of Art. The competition accepts entries from artists throughout a 300-mile radius around Richmond. The WVAAC would not be possible without the generous support of its donors. The following people are noted for their contributions: Belden Americas Kyle Tom Real Estate Services Richmond Podiatry (Dr. Deborah Wehman) Bradford & Mary Barrett David & Marilyn Fulton Cory & Ginger Gray Robert & Anne Pennington Patrick & Jane Martin In-Kind: SignGrafX Visitors are … Continued
Entries for IU East’s High School Speech Tournament due November 26

Entries for IU East’s High School Speech Tournament due November 26

The Indiana University East Annual High School Speech Tournament will be held on Saturday, December 1, 2012, in Whitewater Hall. Registration is from 7:15-8 a.m. and the tournament will end by 3:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. The speech tournament is presented by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences and is sponsored by Summersault. The tournament will include high school students from surrounding counties. Students will present various speeches in 15 different categories including broadcasting, congress declamation, discussion, dramatic interpretation, humorous interpretation, impromptu, international extemporaneous, memorized duo, original oratory, original performance, poetry interpretation, prose interpretation, scripted duo, and U.S. Extemporaneous. All Indiana High School Forensic Association (IHSFA) rules apply for the tournament. Area coaches, … Continued
Harper is guest on radio show to discuss 1968 explosion following Indianapolis tragedy

Harper is guest on radio show to discuss 1968 explosion following Indianapolis tragedy

Jean Harper, associate professor of English, will be a guest on the “Afternoon Show” on WIBC 93.1 FM in Indianapolis. Harper will talk about the 1968 Richmond explosion in relation to the gas explosion in this past weekend on the Southeast side of Indianapolis. The “Afternoon Show” is on the air from 4-7 p.m. Additionally, Harper was recently awarded The Florida Review Editors Award for her essay, “Colic.” The essay is a chapter from her book manuscript, Horses and Divorces. Harper’s essay will be published in the Winter 2012 issue of The Florida Review, making this the third chapter from the book to have been accepted for publication in 2012. The Florida Review is a literary journal published twice yearly … Continued