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Indiana University is celebrating 200 years, but IU South Bend also has a major milestone of its own: 50 years of being the Titans! This campus began offering varsity sports at the club level in the 1960s, and by December of 1969, the Student Government Associated voted to name the athletics teams as the…

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Senior Lindsay McCraner’s love of music was encouraged by a former teacher, and now as she graduates magna cum laude this month with a bachelor’s in music education, she wants to make that same impact on other students. Homeschooled through the eighth grade, Lindsay went to Elkhart Christian Academy for high school, where she credits…

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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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