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VINCENNES, Ind. – The whirring sound of sewing machines can be heard inside the homes of many Vincennes University employees. Fingers of all ages and experience levels rush to ‘sew hope’ by making homemade masks for community members. All in an effort to help curb the spread of COVID-19.  Gratitude is pouring in to VU employees and all who are joining in this mission. “Having...

March 24, 2020 VINCENNES, Ind. –  Pleas from medical workers in desperate need of supplies can be heard around the nation, including the communities surrounding Vincennes University. VU’s faculty and staff are assisting in the fight against COVID-19 by helping those who are on the front lines of the coronavirus battle. The College of Health Sciences and Human...

March 6, 2020 Dear VU Colleagues, Students, and Stakeholders: Vincennes University’s leadership wants to make you aware that Governor Eric J. Holcomb and the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) announced today the first presumptive positive case of COVID-19, and that Gov. Holcomb issued a public health emergency declaration. The public health emergency declaration Gov....

March 4, 2020 Dear VU Colleagues, Students, and Stakeholders: I am writing to let you know that Vincennes University has been developing contingency plans for the potential arrival of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) to VU locations.  The Emergency Management Planning Committee, under the leadership of Interim Assistant Provost Lynn White, has met and has reviewed advisories from...