October 13, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – As an intern in Vincennes University’s Admissions
Office, Conner McKinney knows basic details of academic degrees,
recruitment, financial aid, admissions, housing, and other areas. His
mission is to connect students with the very best information and
educational opportunities for them.
McKinney is also a bridge between VU students and the VU Board of...
October 12, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. - To provide greater opportunity for Purdue
Polytechnic Vincennes students, Clinical Associate Professor Dr. Jim
Tanoos has formed a club that allows them to engage with people and
processes in their careers before they graduate.
Members of the student chapter of the Association of Technology,
Management, and Applied Engineering (ATMAE) have the...
October 7, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – It is game on for the Vincennes University E-Sports
Trailblazers! They kicked off their inaugural season with a historic
win in this exciting new sport on campus.
The E-Sports Trailblazers won Round 1 of the first game in the NJCAA
Esports (NJCAAe) main season for Fall 2020. VU gamer Jaden
Pfoff earned a victory in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate against...
October 6, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – Conner McKinney was sworn in as the newest trustee
and John Stachura was elected to serve another term as chair during
the Vincennes University Board of Trustees Annual Meeting on Oct. 5.
The board heard university updates via Zoom, and a limited number of
individuals attended the meeting held in the Innovation Room of the
Shake Learning Resource...
October 1, 2020
VINCENNES and WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind - Vincennes University has announced a
partnership with Purdue University’s Cyber Apprenticeship
Program (P-CAP) to provide two online associate degree
programs and an online cybersecurity certificate for students
registered in Purdue’s innovative apprenticeship program.
Vincennes is the only university providing the opportunity to...
September 28, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University has been awarded a $2.5
million grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. to fund programs that
strengthen workforce development, dual credit career and technical
education, and that help diversify the pipeline of students headed
into science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers.
Lilly Endowment made the grant...
VINCENNES UNIVERSITY BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Monday, October 5, 2020
Learning Resource Center – Innovation
130 E. College Avenue
Vincennes, IN 47591
John Stachura, Chair
Regular Session – 10:00 a.m. (EDT), LRC Innovation Room #112
Call to Order
Swearing in of new Student Trustee...
September 25, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University’s reputation as best of the
best is once again on display. Instructor John McClure is "Best
Teacher" while VU is recognized as the "Best
College/University" in Knox County’s Readers’ Choice Awards.
VU prides itself on offering access to high-quality, affordable
education for all. Creating an atmosphere for...
September 23, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. - While most people their age were probably sleeping
in on a recent Saturday morning, 71 high school students from 10
schools were hard at work at 8 a.m. getting their hands dirty in holes
dug into the ground.
The students were participating in the Vincennes University/Purdue
University High School Soil Judging Invitational. The event was held
Sept. 21, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. - Vincennes University is waiving application fees
for anyone who applies in 2020.
“We recognize many families have been impacted financially by
COVID-19, and waiving the fee will eliminate obstacles. We want to
make sure that nothing comes between a student and their dreams and
goals,” according to VU President Dr. Chuck Johnson.
According to leading...