Category Archives: USI

USI Building Names: Why Do They Call It That?

*Post written by Mona Meyer, Archives and Special Collections Metadata Librarian. As you arrive on campus and start to go to classes, you’ll soon learn that some buildings have specific names.  The same thing is true about most of the … Continue reading

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Passing the Torch: Dr. Linda Bennett

*Post written by James Wethington, senior library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. In our blog series finale of “Passing the Torch”, upon the retirement of USI’s second president, Dr. H. Ray Hoops, the naming of USI’s third … Continue reading

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Passing the Torch: Dr. H. Ray Hoops

*Post written by James Wethington, senior library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. As we continue the series, “Passing the Torch”, we focus on USI’s second president, Dr. H. Ray Hoops. After the retirement of the first president, … Continue reading

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Passing the Torch: Dr. David L. Rice

*Post written by James Wethington, senior library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. Over fifty years, the University of Southern Indiana has been a beacon of light onto the city of Evansville since its conception in 1965. Three … Continue reading

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Remembering USI Leader, Byron Wright

*Post written by James Wethington, senior library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. Throughout USI history, many men and women helped to shape, lead this prodigious university into the future, and created what we see today. This past … Continue reading

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