VU in the News

September 17, 2020 JASPER, Ind. – The national spotlight shined brightly on Vincennes University Jasper as Sen. Mike Braun (R-IN) took the U. S. Senate floor on Wednesday to celebrate the campus and its 50th anniversary.   Braun’s congratulatory remarks from the Senate floor were broadcast live on C-SPAN 2 Wednesday evening. Watch video: https://youtu.be/TdcZebifDoI ...

Sept. 16, 2020 By Trey Van Natta, The Trailblazer Staff Writer and Guest Contributor VINCENNES, Ind. – Many students have noticed the new and colorful French Quarter Apartments located along Second Street. Vincennes University broke ground in October of 2019 and managed to complete enough of the project to have students moving in by the start of Fall 2020 classes. The...

September 2, 2020 JASPER, Ind. - Vincennes University Jasper has a rich history, and that history is woven tightly with the Dubois County community. “The community is the lifeblood of the Jasper campus,” former VU Jasper dean Dr. Gerald Altstadt said. The 2020-2021 academic year marks the 50th anniversary of VU Jasper and celebrates five decades of excellence and transforming...

August 27, 2020 VINCENNES, Ind. - Vincennes University continues to promote the value of higher education for all, and the University has increased enrollment in the Distance Education Program and at the VU Jasper campus. Enrollment numbers for the 2020 Fall Semester were reported during a call-in meeting of the Board of Trustees on Aug. 26.  Senior Director of External Relations...

August 27, 2020 VINCENNES, Ind. - The flagship mobile game created by Creative Wisdom Games, LLC - cofounded by Vincennes University professors Jaci Lederman and Newton Lee - won the Best App award at the 11th New Media Film Festival on Aug. 15.   “Pearls of Wisdom: Chloe’s Adventure” took the top prize during an award show broadcast live on YouTube from Los Angeles. New Media...