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Articles in: Education

Evansville Living Staff
- 5 weeks 3 days ago
Whether at home or abroad, the world is filled with places and people to discover. Aside from the actual travel itself, there is nothing better than...
Trista Lutgring
- 5 weeks 4 days ago
“Then they traded Kay for Bunny.” For Evansville residents, this is how the story of Mesker Park Zoo’s first elephant Kay ends....
Jenny McNeece
- 5 weeks 4 days ago
There is just something about Lori Sullivan Lofton. Her energy is palpable, her smile infectious, and she knows no boundaries when going after what...
Trista Lutgring
- 5 weeks 4 days ago
At the end of March, the University of Evansville announced the appointment of Christopher M. Pietruszkiewicz as the institution’s 24th...
Trista Lutgring and Hannah Rowe
- 9 weeks 6 days ago
The landscape of post-secondary education in Evansville has seen many changes over the years, but one of the biggest is set to occur at the end of...
Elisa Gross
- 10 weeks 10 hours ago
Between full-time classes, part-time jobs, extracurricular activities, and social lives, the average college student has a lot to juggle. For a group...
Roger McBain
- 11 weeks 6 days ago
Stephen Plunkett enrolled in the University of Evansville’s Department of Theatre in 1999 counting on close encounters with talented actors....
Trista Lutgring
- 13 weeks 9 hours ago
As the tail end of winter leaves the Ohio River Valley, cool air often wrestles with warmer temperatures. For residents of the Tri-State, this means...
Elisa Gross
- 13 weeks 9 hours ago
William Wooten, MD, founded Youth First in March 1998 with just his checkbook in his back pocket. Twenty years later, the local nonprofit has placed...
Evansville Living Staff
- 17 weeks 5 days ago
Evansville is home to many high schools — both public and private — that educate, coach, and guide thousands of students. To help...
Trista Lutgring
- 27 weeks 3 days ago
Risk taker and thrill seeker — many have asked veteran driving instructor Bob Hawkins if he fits any of these descriptions. The daunting task...
elisa Gross
- 30 weeks 6 days ago
The U.S. is in the midst of a public health crisis that kills approximately 142 people every day (1), sparking an epidemic on a local, state, and...
Elisa Gross
- 31 weeks 3 days ago
Wander into the courtyard of McGary Middle School on a fall or spring Wednesday afternoon and you will see kids running through sprinklers, pulling...
Trista Lutgring
- 31 weeks 3 days ago
EVSC Foundation executive director Maureen Barton finds she is challenged by narrowing the foundation’s purpose into a one-minute speech to new...
Trista Lutgring
- 37 weeks 3 days ago
It is not surprising to Cyndee Sturgis Landrum that most of her career has involved libraries. The Chicago native grew up in libraries. “My mom...
Elisa Gross
- 37 weeks 3 days ago
After falling down a rabbit hole of watching TED videos on YouTube a few years ago, Zac Parsons knew he wanted to be a part of bringing the...
Stan Schmitt
- 40 weeks 3 days ago
In January 1924, as the new Bosse High School on the East Side opened, faculty members petitioned the school board to name the athletic field “...
Trista Lutgring
- 40 weeks 3 days ago
It’s second nature for Kirsten Wagmeister — when she walks into a building, she tries to spot an automated external defibrillator unit,...
trista Lutgring
- 45 weeks 9 hours ago
The date June 16 has meaning for Mike Allen. In 2014, Allen and his Evansville Christian School team signed official paperwork for the acquisition of...
Evansville Living Staff
- 47 weeks 3 days ago
For centuries on end, eclipses have been revered as life-altering phenomenons. Dates have been smudged to align historical events with eclipse...