VU in the News

August 5, 2020 VINCENNES, Ind. – With the coronavirus pandemic impacting in-person activities on the Vincennes University campus, VU Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) College and Career Success Program Manager Shaun Brames was determined to make sure college-bound students could still take part in the annual VU JAG Summer Academy, and hence the one-week immersive college...

NOTICE OF MEETING: VINCENNES UNIVERSITY BOARD OF TRUSTEES SPECIAL REGULAR SESSION Thursday, August 6, 2020 John Stachura, Chair CALL IN MEETING     Executive Session – 9:30 a.m. (EDT) For discussion of the assessment, design, and implementation of school safety and security measures, plans, and systems. [IC 5-14-1.5-6.1(b)(3)] ...

VINCENNES UNIVERSITY BOARD OF TRUSTEES NOTICE OF MEETING FINANCE/REVENUE COMMITTEE Review bids: French Quarter Student Housing Project – Phase 2 Monday, August 3, 2020 1:00 p.m. (EDT) Mike Sievers, Chair Due to restrictions on gathering limits and social distancing because of the COVID- 19 virus, this will be a call-in meeting only. (812) 888-2042 ...

July 23, 2020 VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University graduates in the Surgical Technology program had a 92.3 percent passing rate on the Certified Surgical Technologists exam, well surpassing the national average of 75.9 percent most recently reported in 2018. VU’s 2020 Surgical Technology class rose to the challenge during the COVID-19 lockdown order when in-person instruction...

July 22, 2020 JASPER, Ind. – Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and aging baby boomers, there is an urgent demand for nurses and nursing assistants. Vincennes University Jasper is helping fill the void by offering a new Health Care Professional Pre-Nursing Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Track Certificate.   The Health Care Professional Pre-Nursing CNA Track certificate is ...