February 21, 2018 /  QMA training begins March 20 at VU Jasper JASPER, Ind. - A Qualified Medication Aide (QMA) training program begins March 20 at the Vincennes University Jasper Campus. The deadline for registration is March 16. Classes will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays through May 24, 6:30-9:30 p.m. (EST) and the cost is $895, which includes all books and materials. A...

February 21, 2018 /  March programs designed for senior adults VINCENNES, Ind. - Two free programs for senior adults will be held March 7 at Vincennes University’s Beckes Student Union, 1101 N. 2nd Street. The programs, Mastery of Aging: Food as Medicine and Dine with a Doc, are designed to give seniors an opportunity to enjoy time with peers, extend their available financial...

February 20, 2018 /  Nominations sought for Bierhaus Doorway scholarship VINCENNES, Ind. - Student nominees are being sought for the 2018-19 William M. Bierhaus Doorway Scholarship to Vincennes University, according to Bumper Hostetler, president of the VU Foundation. The scholarship was established by William M. Bierhaus, II in honor of his father, William M. Bierhaus, and...

February 15, 2018 /  VU Foundation named beneficiary in McCormick Trust PHOTO of C. James McCormick, click HERE VINCENNES, Ind. - The Vincennes University Foundation has been named as a beneficiary in the C. James McCormick Revocable Trust. In accordance with the wishes of the late C. James (Jim) McCormick, $100,000 was donated to the VU Foundation to be split...

February 15, 2018 /  A discussion on the history of African Americans in the Northwest Territory LINK to photo of Maria Creek Chapel, click HERE VINCENNES, Ind. - The rich history and contributions of African Americans in the American Frontier and in the Northwest Territory are demonstrated by the story of John Morris, a former slave and a charter member of Maria...