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The IU South Bend Alumni Association has launched an exciting new competition and fundraiser, the Battle of the Decades, in support of future Titan scholars. The Battle of the Decades launched on Wednesday, November 14 and will run through Giving Tuesday on November 27. The alumni decade that has the highest percentage of participation and the decade that raises the most money for the IU South…

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Local dentist Dr. Roger Pecina has been awarded the 2018 Indiana University South Bend Chancellor’s Medal. Pecina was presented with the award by IU South Bend Interim Chancellor Jann Joseph at a ceremony on campus. Pecina started practicing dentistry in South Bend in 1977 and in 1985 founded Affiliated Family Dentists better known as…

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Indiana University South Bend will begin competing in women’s soccer in the Chicagoland Conference of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics next fall. The addition of women’s soccer brings the number of varsity sports at IU South Bend to 13. IU South Bend Executive Director of Athletics and Activities Steve Bruce has hired Bob Barnes as…

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Community leaders and activists gathered at the IU South Bend Civil Rights Heritage Center to celebrate the designation of the Engman Natatorium as a local historic landmark. South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, IU South Bend Interim Chancellor Jann Joseph, representatives of the City Historic Preservation Committee, and others spoke of the accomplishment and what it means to the…

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Freshman and Herbert Scholar award winner Haylie Williamson was drawn to IU South Bend for two main reasons: its small size and the new softball team. “I like that IU South Bend is small and I can develop one-on-one relationships with my professors and of course, my softball teammates,” explains Haylie. Haylie plans to start pursuing her dream of becoming a dentist by…

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