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When veterans return home from military service, they may find challenges as they transition to civilian life, from physical ailments and mental health issues to struggles with employment. IU South Bend graduate student Kelly Griffin, set to receive her Master of Social Work this spring, is committed to using her education to serve her fellow veterans. “I wanted to get my degree in social work so I can help other…

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Music can bring people together. Music can also connect us back to our roots. For Evelyn Arenas, a first-generation college student and a junior at IU South Bend, music brings a sense of familial and cultural pride. Arenas is currently majoring in Integrated New Media studies with a focus in music. Her ultimate goal is to produce her own music, as she is drawn to the technical side of music…

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After a year and a half of limited in-person classes and gatherings due to the ongoing pandemic, Indiana University South Bend Titans recently returned to campus for the fall 2021 semester. Weeks of activities and events included the start of classes August 23, fairs connecting students to career, majors and minors, and clubs, a Titan Splash color run, archery tag, and much more. “Staff and faculty are thrilled to have…

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When senior computer science major Benson Jengela made the decision to travel across the world from Tanzania to study at Indiana University South Bend, he had one goal in mind: use the power of his education to protect people against cyber crimes.  “With the advancement of technology, there is a lot of cyber crime. People get blackmailed because their data was accessed by someone who was not supposed to have…

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Junior Torie Monahan always knew she wanted to make a direct impact on people’s lives with her future career, but wasn’t quite sure how until she took criminal justice classes in high school. “When I first started learning about the judicial process, I really enjoyed it. I also realized it would be the best way possible to help as many people as I can.”  This led her to decide to…

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