VU News Releases

 

September 9, 2016 / Gala performance rescheduled for Feb. 25 VINCENNES, Ind. - The gala performance, The Night the Stars Come Out, originally scheduled for September 17, has been rescheduled for February 25, 2017. Presented by the Friends of VU Music and Theatre and Student Activities, the evening will open with a reception at 6:30 p.m. (EST) and the concert will follow at 7:30 p.m....

September 9, 2016 / Best-selling author to speak at VU VINCENNES, Ind. - Chris Gardner, whose life story was told in the movie “The Pursuit of Happyness,” will be featured in two presentations at Vincennes University’s Red Skelton Performing Arts Center on September 22. The public is invited to attend. Sponsored by the VU Admissions Office and Student Activities, The Pursuit of...

September 7, 2016 / Family & Alumni Weekend is Sept. 16-18 VINCENNES, Ind. - Barbecue, bull riding, and bobbing down the Wabash River are all features of Vincennes University’s Fall Family and Alumni Weekend, Sept. 16-18. The fun kicks off Friday at 5 p.m. (EDT) with a Boot Scootin’ Barbecue Celebration at the Intramural Field where students, families, and alumni will enjoy bull...

September 7, 2016 / Community Leaders to be Recognized VINCENNES, Ind. - Three community leaders will be recognized at Vincennes University’s Alumni Association Awards Breakfast on Sept. 17. The honorees are Helen R. Sierp, VU ’95; VU President Chuck Johnson; and Scott Shipman, director of Helping His Hands. The Awards Breakfast will be held at the Beckes Student Union on...

September 6, 2016 / Find out what it's like to be in an earthquake VINCENNES, Ind. - On Sept. 8-10, the Quake Cottage earthquake simulator will allow the public and Vincennes University students to experience what it is like to be in an earthquake. On Sept. 8 the Quake Cottage will be located in the parking lot adjacent to VU's Green Activities Center. Members of the...