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October 3, 2006 IU South Bend Exceeds Voter Registration Goal Campus in the Running for National Award Project Part of 32-State Effort to Register 40,000 State College Students and 350,000 Young Citizens to Vote in 2006 “Voter registration is the first step toward active involvement in the electoral process. In 2006, we’ve already topped our 2004 registration record and are determined to continue the momentum through Election Day.” –Elizabeth A.…

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September 22, 2006 Secretary of State Candidates to Answer Questions The four candidates running for Indiana Secretary of State will answer questions from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 26, in Room 225, of the Student Activities Center, Indiana University South Bend. The candidate forum is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served beginning at 5:30 p.m. The four candidates: Mike Kole, Libertarian; Joe Pearson, Democratic; Todd…

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September 22, 2006 It’s “One spoof to rule them all!” according to Peter Lyon who designed and created the hero swords for Peter Jackson’s “Lord of the Rings” film trilogy. The ambitious parody movie “The Dork of the Rings”, which was produced in the Michiana area and is being heralded internationally, will be shown on the IU South Bend campus in Wiekamp Hall, Room 1001, on Saturday, September 23 at…

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September 22, 2006 Trustees Approve Housing for IU South Bend Students at Indiana University South Bend will soon be able to live on campus and walk or ride bicycles to class. The Indiana University Board of Trustees today (Sept. 22) approved the first phase of student housing to be built on 26.5 acres of property on the south bank of the St. Joseph River. The housing site is linked to…

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September 18, 2006 U.S. Constitution Day and Democracy Plaza Mark the Beginning of IU South Bend’s New Project to Register 400 Young Voters for 2006 Elections Project Part of 32-State Effort to Register 40,000 State College Students to Vote in 2006 “2004 proved that if you ask them, they will vote. In 2006, we’ll register students here in Indiana and continue the momentum of increasing young voter turnout.” For Immediate…

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