University of Southern Indiana
Community & Outreach

OutreachThe University is actively engaged in developing economic, cultural, and educational opportunities in southern Indiana. Many faculty and staff extend their expertise to activities throughout the region.

Academic Resources - ROTC, Bachelor of General Studies, College Achievement Program, distance education, and service learning.

Business Development - Regional workforce and economic development, training, and continuing education.

Community Outreach - Personal development and children non credit classes, cultural programs and partnerships.

Community Programs

Bachelor of General Studies
Adult learners have the opportunity to return to college studies and earn a USI Bachelor of General Studies (BGS) degree. The BGS program is a customized degree program for working adults. It is designed for students who have prior college experience, career limitations due to the absence of a bachelor's degree, and a desire to complete courses that will meet degree requirements while impacting their career goals. An information session on degree completion will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 23 at Innovation Pointe in downtown Evansville.

More information available online.

New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art exhibition
USI's New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art is currently presenting The Collected Past, an exhibition of collage work by artist Hollie Chastain, through July 19 when a closing reception for the artist will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public.

More information available online.

From Cuba to Florida to USI – Diana Nyad to speak at conference
Diana Nyad, famous for fulfilling her life-long dream of completing the grueling 110-mile swim from Cuba to Florida last year, is bringing her inspirational story to the closing session of the seventh annual Mid-America Institute on Aging at 3 p.m. on Friday, August 15 in the University Center at USI.

More information available online.

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