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Jan. 29, 2015

January 29, 2015 - VINCENNES, Ind. - The Vincennes University Music Department extends an invitation to community singers to participate in the presentation of Mozart’s Requiem on March 1.  No audition is required.

There will be four rehearsals and the first one is this Sunday, Feb. 1, 2:00-3:15 p.m. (EST), in the Theatre Lab at VU’s Red Skelton Performing Arts Center.  Rehearsals will continue at the same time and location on Feb. 8 and 22.  The Feb. 15 rehearsal will take place at the First United Methodist Church on Fourth Street.  Musical scores, part-learning resources, and further concert details will be provided.

The concert will take place on March 1, 4:30 p.m., at the Skelton Center.  Admission is free thanks to support from the VU Student Activities...

Jan. 29, 2015

January 29, 2015 - VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University is planning a series of spring programs as part of its Voices United campaign. Voices United is a VU initiative that began last fall in support of the “It’s On Us” initiative launched by the White House to end sexual violence on campuses nationwide.

“The spring programming at VU builds on last fall’s activities in support of the White House initiative announced by President Obama last September. The programming at VU addresses a number of facets of the problem, including alcohol and substance abuse that contribute to the problem of sexual violence. I am pleased that the campus community is so supportive of these efforts,” said VU President Dick Helton.

Posters featuring five VU students are displayed...

Jan. 27, 2015

January 27, 2015 - VINCENNES, Ind. - A leading professional percussion ensemble, Third Coast Percussion, will perform a free public concert on Jan. 30, 7 p.m. (EST) at Vincennes University’s Red Skelton Performing Arts Center.

Founded in 2005, Third Coast Percussion has performed hundreds of concerts across the country, presents an annual concert season at home in Chicago, teaches musicians of all ages and experience levels, and has commissioned dozens of new works by composers.  Third Coast Percussion is the Ensemble-in-Residence at the University of Notre Dame.

The free concert is the culmination of an interactive, hands-on residency that began Tuesday and will continue through Friday.

“This is a great opportunity for the public to enjoy this very...

Jan. 27, 2015

January 27, 2015 - VINCENNES, Ind. - Vincennes University Accounting students will be preparing tax returns for the Vincennes community and VU students.  The free service is part of the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program sponsored by the Internal Revenue Service.

Under the direction of Lisa Nash, associate professor of Accounting, the VU students are certified by testing through the IRS.  The preparation service is available by appointment only on Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning February 3 and ending March 3.  The service will also be offered on two Saturdays, February 14 and February 21.

The students prepare 1040EZ, 1040A, 1040 with schedules A, B, C-EZ, D, child and dependent care credit, education credits, and most Affordable Care Act filing...

Jan. 26, 2015

When Vincennes University delays or cancels classes and/or office hours due to dangerous weather and road conditions, announcements will be distributed using a variety of methods. By referring to this guide, you will be assured of receiving this safety information in the most timely and accurate way. Every effort is made to release schedule adjustments with as much lead time as possible.

Among the notification methods are optional E-Alerts. You can choose to receive these alerts in the form of text messages, MyVU emails, and/or voice messages. To sign up for E-Alerts, access your MyVU account and then look to the upper-left side of the page to find directions. Current subscribers should log in to verify that their information is up to...


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