News Releases

April 2, 2018 /  New York Times best selling author Ira Wagler to speak at VU VINCENNES, Ind. - Ira Wagler, author of The New York Times bester seller “Growing Up Amish: A Memoir” (Tyndale House Publishers, 2011), will be featured in two presentations offered through the Vincennes University Humanities Films and Lecture Series. The Series is sponsored by the VU College of...

March 28, 2018 /  Hate crime investigation update VINCENNES, Ind. - The Vincennes University Police Department (VUPD) has referred the case of a reported hate crime to the Knox County Prosecutor's office for review and potential criminal charges for reporting false information to a law agency. The Prosecutor's Office, the Indiana State Police, and the Federal Bureau of...

March 28, 2018 /  Red Cross Blood Drive at VU, April 3-4 VINCENNES, Ind. - Giving blood is a simple act that can save a life. Eligible donors of all blood types are encouraged to participate in an American Red Cross Blood Drive hosted by Vincennes University on April 3 and 4, 12 Noon to 6 p.m. (EDT). The drive will be held at VU’s Beckes Student Union located on Second Street at...

March 28, 2018 /  Explore VU’s College of Business & Public Service VINCENNES, Ind. - Every college student reaches a point when it is time to choose a major field of study.  For some, it’s as easy as following a lifelong dream. For others, the answer doesn’t come so easily.  Vincennes University offers students an opportunity to explore their interests through...

March 26, 2018 /  Student reports being accosted; racial slurs used VINCENNES, Ind. - Just before noon on Friday, March 23, 2018, an incident classified as a hate crime was reported to the Vincennes University Police Department (VUPD). A male student stated that at approximately 8:00 a.m. (EDT), while approaching the dining center, he was threatened by an unknown male...