University of Southern Indiana
Thursday, January 29, 2015
8600 University Blvd., Evansville, IN 47712 | (812) 465-7050 | Contact Us | rss feed

NIS Home Page

News & Publications

Press Release Archive USI Today USI Magazine Newsletters USI Bulletin 2009-2011


Awards Editor's Manual Emergency Procedures Experts Guide Photography Services Speakers Bureau

Contact Us

Staff Our Services Send News Tip

About USI

Campus Calendar Campus Map Campus Profile Virtual Tour

About Evansville

Chamber of Commerce of Southwestern Indiana City of Evansville Evansville Convention & Visitors Bureau Images of Southwestern Indiana


Search Archive:
Last six months | Annual archives

Monday, October 10, 2011

Historic New Harmony plans receptions for visitors from New Lanark, Scotland

Contact for more information:
Brandi Schwartz
Marketing Coordinator
Outreach & Engagement
Historic New Harmony will hold a reception at 2 p.m. on Thursday, October 13 in USI′s Traditions Lounge in University Center East for Jane Masters, heritage manager, and Anysley Gough, education and access officer, from New Lanark World Heritage Site in New Lanark, Scotland. Masters and Gough will present an overview of the New Lanark World Heritage Site. USI faculty and staff are invited to attend.

The thought and life of Robert Owen, founder of the second Utopian experiment in New Harmony, Indiana, connect the towns of New Harmony and New Lanark, which both work to celebrate, share, and maintain the historical significance of their communities. While visiting, Masters and Gough will tour USI′s campus and meet with University faculty and staff.

Last summer, USI′s President Linda L. M. Bennett, Mark Rozewski, vice president for Finance and Administration, and Connie Weinzapfel, director of Historic New Harmony, traveled to New Lanark to explore the connections and possibilities for collaborations between the two communities.

A public reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, October 13 at the Historic New Harmony administrative office located at 603 West Street in New Harmony, Indiana.

For more information, contact Christine Crews, administrative associate in Historic New Harmony, at 812/682-4488.

Historic New Harmony is a unified program of the University for Southern Indiana and the Indian State Museum and Historic Sites. By preserving its utopian legacy, Historic New Harmony will inspire renewal and fellowship between people and communities through its programs and collections. Its office is part of USI′s Division of Outreach and Engagement.

USI Home | Academics | Calendar | Athletics | Visitors | Events and News | Administration

8600 University Boulevard - Evansville, IN 47712-3596 - 812/464-8600

USICopyright © 2015 University of Southern Indiana. All rights reserved.