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Constitution Day Speaker

Submitted by Amber Adams on Mon, 09/15/2014 - 18:22

On Tuesday, Sept. 16 at 11a.m. Vincennes University’s Red Skelton brings you Constitution Day Speaker Tom Von Essen. Essen will be speaking on Leadership in Difficult Times.



Vincennes Unversities Annual Tube Race

Contestants bundled up on the cold Saturday to jump in some tubes and paddle their way to victory at VU's annyal Tube Race. 

About 10 teams were on the Wabash River for VU’s annual Tube Race this year. While many participated in this event, there was also quite an audience. Filling up the bridge across the wabash river, audiences of all ages lined up watching the students freeze their way to the finish line. 


Marketing yourself at VU this Wednesday

The Marketing Yourself at VU Series: Jump Start Your Career will be held n Wednesday, Sept. 17 and will be held in Vigo Hall South Lobby.  All students are encouraged to attend to better and prepare their selves for work world.  The event will begin at 5 p.m. 


Meet Your Advisor

On Thursday afternoon the Shircliff Humanites Center held a "Meet Your Advisor" event. During this event general studies advisors prepared and served students free root beer floats. The event was created to help students get to know their advisors and helped them meet other advisors. There were many students, and even faculty members, lined up to get a free float. During the event, some students in the musical field brought their instruments down and played live music for everyone in line. It was a great event for students to get to know their advisors a little more.


Taste of the World

Vincennes Univerity is a multicultural university where students from all over the world come to get an good education.

On Thursday September 11, 2014 the International Awareness Club hosted the Taste of the World event held in BSU at 11a.m. At the event, a variety of foods were provided, such as: quesadillas, chicken wings, egg rolls, and assorted fruits and cheeses.


Nerf club encourages VU students to join

If you’re looking for something to do on a Thursday night then you should check out the Nerf Club. Every week on Thursday night, from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. the Nerf Club meets at the Beless Gym.  

The president of the club is MJ Michael. He is a homeland security major from Wabash, IN. In four years of being a member, Michael has only witnessed three injuries. According to him, all Nerf brand products are allowed including swords, blasters, and shields.  


President's reception will be held at Aquatic Center

Sept. 13 at 3:30 pm, there will be a President’s Reception on the patio of the Aquatic Center. Here is where president Dick Helton will greet students and their guests. He will get to know the students and their guests at the event. Their will not be a specific ending time for the event.


Bingo Night

Resident's bingo night will be held in the Fort Sackville room in the Beckes Student Union. It will begin at 9 p.m. on Friday night. There will be beverages and snacks provided.


9/11 A Day of Rememberance

It’s a sobering day for the US as we look back to what happened exactly 13 years ago today. There is no doubt that the events that took place on 9/11 was not only a major tragedy to the world, but the worst attack to ever occur on American soil. According to, a total of 2,996 people died that day during a direct attack on the American people from the radical Islamic group known as Al-Qaeda.


Comedian Tracey Ashley Visits VU

On Tuesday, Sept. 16 comedian, Tracey Ashley, will be performing a comedy show at the Red Skelton Performing Arts Center. The show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are on sale at the Performing Arts Center and online. Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for seniors, and $5 for non-VU students. 



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