September 7, 2016 / Community Leaders to be Recognized VINCENNES, Ind. - Three community leaders will be recognized at Vincennes University’s Alumni Association Awards Breakfast on Sept. 17. The honorees are Helen R. Sierp, VU ’95; VU President Chuck Johnson; and Scott Shipman, director of Helping His Hands. The Awards Breakfast will be held at the Beckes Student Union on...

September 6, 2016 / Find out what it's like to be in an earthquake VINCENNES, Ind. - On Sept. 8-10, the Quake Cottage earthquake simulator will allow the public and Vincennes University students to experience what it is like to be in an earthquake. On Sept. 8 the Quake Cottage will be located in the parking lot adjacent to VU's Green Activities Center. Members of the...

September 1, 2016 / VU opens new site at Naval Air Station Fallon FALLON, Nev. - The Military Education Program at Vincennes University (VU) has announced the development and start of a new site location at Naval Air Station Fallon, Nevada. Coordination of site operations will be led by Thomas Schroeder, United States Navy Retired, the newly appointed site director. Naval Air...

August 31, 2016 / Facility improvements enhance campus life at Vincennes University VINCENNES, Ind. - Students beginning classes at Vincennes University last week noticed multiple improvements to campus, all designed to enhance student life. In addition to the opening of a New Student Center, new housing units opened across the street on the fifth floor of Ebner Hall; nearby Kimmell...

August 26, 2016 / Contract Extended for VU President SEE AUDIO & PHOTO LINKS BELOW VINCENNES, Ind. - Vincennes University President Chuck Johnson received a one-year contract extension following a positive annual performance evaluation by the VU Board of Trustees at its meeting Wednesday on the VU Jasper Campus. Johnson’s new contract will run through Dec. 31, 2019. “Dr....