On Friday, March 6, both the upper and lower pay lots are reserved all day for the Toast to the Arts event. All available spaces will be needed. Please move all non-essential vehicles that are normally parked in the pay lots – including the large panel trucks, Maintenance and University-owned vehicles – to other lots by 4:30 p.m., Thursday, March 5.
The Chi Alpha Campus Ministry will be recognizing the USI staff for all their hard work by handing out free cookies from Sodexo from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Monday, March 16. A table will be set up in front of the University Center East.
The University of Southern Indiana’s Master of Public Administration (MPA) Program Speaker Series will host Horace (Harry) M. Lukens III at 4:30 p.m. Monday, March 2, in Kleymeyer Hall in the lower level of the Liberal Arts Center. The event is free and open to the public. The talk will be titled “Reflections of working on the White House Advance Team.”
Lukens is a former military and airline pilot who served at the White House in the Office of Presidential Advance under President Ford.
For more information, contact Dr. Matt Hanka, MPA program director, at 812-461-5204 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dr. Aimee Mark, associate professor of psychology, is the 2014-15 University of Southern Indiana H. Lee Cooper Core Curriculum Teaching Award winner and will present the Cooper Lecture on Wednesday, at 3:30 p.m. on March 4 in Forum I of the Wright Administration Building.
Her lecture titled “The Beauty of the Core (It's Not Just for Apples and Abs)” will focus on a discussion of the Core Curriculum and the benefits it brings. Mark plans to explain how Core Curriculum opens our minds to new perspectives. She says, “We’re often drawn to what is familiar and comfortable, and engaging in diverse thought and perspectives encouraged by the Core is essential for an educated person in society.”