New director is welcome to Multicultural Affairs

DeeShawnte Jefferson, Social Media Manager

October 25, 2018

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Here at Vincennes University, there are several new faculty and staff members coming from different areas who specialize in their own fields at the university. A new staff member The Trailblazer interviewed was the director of Multicultural Affairs, Cortney Cross.

Students share cultures of Swaziland and Ethiopia at Africa Banquet

Olivia P. Tucker and Noel Lee

October 11, 2018

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The Banquet of Africa is one of Vincennes University’s traditional celebrations for the international population according to Zhe Ji, director of International Student Affairs. The banquet featured two students, Selam Kelil and Mothusi Dlamini, who each presented cultures from their respective countries in Africa: Ethiopia and Swaziland.

Students reflect on Explore Japan 2018

Kayla Trent, Assistant Editor

October 11, 2018

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Over the summer, several students were given the chance to stay in Japan from May 16-31. The Trailblazer was able to attend a presentation given by Yoshiko Cockerham, Japanese Language and History professor, and her students. During this presentation, they described their experiences in Japan to give other Vincennes University students and faculty a better understanding of what their annual trip entails.

Sandy’s Pantry supplies VU students with needed food items

Khadijah Doumbia, staff writer

October 11, 2018

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Vincennes University has many programs to offer students. A service that some students may be unaware of is Sandy’s Pantry. The pantry is located at St. John’s United Church Of Christ at 606 5th street.

Students discuss dining center hours

Tay Simmons and Shawn Hopkins

October 9, 2018

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The Tecumseh Dining Center (TDC) hours seem to be a popular topic of debate among VU students on campus. While some students are on the fence about their stance on how the TDC hours work for their schedule, most seem to be on either one side or the other.

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