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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. Lee 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 “disruptive technology” Information 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 Feb. 8. During the competition, student teams are responsible for defending a business network under attack by a professional team of...

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