December 9, 2016 - Pumphrey Foundation Scholarship awarded to VU Gibson County Center students VINCENNES, Ind. - The Vincennes University Foundation has awarded Z. Olen & Inez G. Pumphrey Foundation Scholarships to two Gibson County Center students, Ivy L. Heldt and Brooks A. Martin.  Each were awarded a $2,000 scholarship for the 2016-17 academic year. The Z. Olen & Inez...

December 8, 2016 - VU approves $5.65 million renovation of Vigo Residence Hall VINCENNES, Ind. - Vincennes University’s Vigo Residence Hall will undergo a $5.65 million HVAC renovation this summer. The VU Board of Trustees on Wednesday approved awarding contracts for the renovation. H.G. Heinz Inc., Vincennes, received a $4 million contract for mechanical work; Arc Construction,...

December 8, 2017 - Nominations sought for Red Skelton comedy award VINCENNES, Ind. - According to the legendary comedian Ed Wynn, “A comic says funny things. A comedian says things funny.”  The late Red Skelton embodied the spirit of a true comedian, engaging and entertaining audiences for decades through beloved characters, physical comedy, corny jokes, and the humor found in...

December 7, 2016 - VU Mid-Year Commencement is Dec. 10 VINCENNES, Ind. - Vincennes University’s Mid-Year Commencement exercises will be Dec. 10, 11 a.m. (EST), at the Red Skelton Performing Arts Center.  Dr. Laurel Smith, interim provost and vice president of Instructional Services, will preside and Elaine Burklow, president of the Faculty Senate, will convene the ceremony. VU...

November 28, 2016 / VU Christmas Gala Concert is Dec. 7 VINCENNES, Ind. - The Vincennes University Department of Music and Theatre will present “A Christmas Gala” on Dec. 7, 7:30 p.m. (EST), at VU’s Red Skelton Performing Arts Center. The concert is free and the public is invited to attend. Doors will open at 7 p.m. The concert will include a wide variety of choral and instrumental...