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Freshman and Honors Program student Carson Pifer is already making a major impact on student life at IU South Bend. Students in the Honors Program are required to complete service hours each semester, and Carson is making her mark on campus by working with the Health and Wellness Center to develop a free medication room. “It will have over the counter medications,…

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Freshman Emily Hernandez is the first generation in her family to go to college, and she is certainly working hard paving her path to success. She was a 21st Century Scholar Washington High School in South Bend, and after graduation, took part in IU South Bend’s Leadership Academy, an academically focused summer program that prepares students for college while earning college credit.…

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Freshman Ben Nevroske grew up and went to high school in Homewood, Illinois, but decided to make the move out of state to come study at IU South Bend. Although he considered larger universities, the one-on-one attention of a smaller campus is what ultimately drew him to South Bend. “What I really liked about IU South Bend is that the class sizes aren’t…

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Freshman Theresa Gervais already had a head start on her career goal of becoming a pediatric heart surgeon when she came to IU South Bend for her undergraduate pre-med track courses. She has known from a young age that she wanted to be a doctor. “Something pulled me toward medicine,”…

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IU South Bend is part of the city of South Bend’s pilot bike share program. The city has partnered with LimeBikes, a dockless bike technology company that provides the opportunity for the public to ride bikes at a low cost. Students, faculty, staff, and community can find LimeBikes at three locations on campus: along the public right of way…

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