December 18, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted the
importance of information technology. Vincennes University President
Dr. Chuck Johnson is proud to announce Bob Wisler has been chosen to
oversee all aspects of VU’s information technology as the Chief
Information Officer and Director of the Management Information Center.
“VU is fortunate to have a talented...
December 11, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. - When most people think of volunteering with a
nonprofit organization, the acts of service do not normally include
developing a Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery (BCDR) plan.
However, when Helping His Hands needed such a plan, Vincennes
University Information Technology Department Chair Jaci Lederman was
inspired to incorporate the act of...
October 20, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University Visiting Professor Newton Lee
is co-author of a new book on The Walt Disney Company’s use of
technological innovation to create characters and stories that engage
audiences in many different media from early film to today’s video
games and online environments.
authored the second edition of the 2020 textbook, “Disney...
October 16, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. - Vincennes University today announced its commitment
to Cybersecurity Awareness Month, held annually in October, by signing
up as a Champion and joining a growing global effort to promote the
awareness of online safety and privacy.
The Cybersecurity Awareness Month Champions Program is a
collaborative effort among businesses, government agencies,...
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...
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 Film
April 14, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. – It pays to play! Gaming is a multibillion-dollar
industry. Reports are showing that now, more than ever video games are
being played at record levels due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Vincennes University students and faculty aren't just playing games,
they are creating them. This also means creating lucrative business
opportunities and careers in the...
March 27, 2020
VINCENNES, Ind. - Humans are social creatures. Relationships and
being surrounded by familiar faces are key to our well-being.
Vincennes University is unique because of our small classroom sizes,
hands-on learning, and the special connection our team has with
students. In the era of social distancing, VU students, faculty, and
staff are coming together and creating a...
February 27, 2020 / Vincennes University Information Technology
Symposium and Showcase exposes high school students to life-changing
Technology Symposium and Showcase photos
VINCENNES, Ind. – Hundreds of high school and college students
interested in cyber security, and other areas of information
technology attended an Information Technology...
February 11, 2020 / Vincennes University students place fourth in
National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition
VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University students placed fourth in the
National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition - Midwest Regional on
During the competition, student teams are responsible for defending a
business network under attack by a professional team of...