This Week at USI


6:00 p.m. Monday, November 20

USI to celebrate Lighting a Tradition with holiday activities, refreshments

The University of Southern Indiana Student Alumni Association will host the 27th annual Lighting a Tradition at 6 p.m. Monday, November 20 on The Quad of the USI campus. Festive holiday lights strung on the trees around The Quad will be illuminated, kicking off the holiday season at USI. Along with the traditions past, several new and notable additions have been made to this year’s event, including horse and carriage rides, train rides for the kids and karaoke, aka Christmas Carol-oke. Read More

Wednesday, November 22 – Friday, November 24

Thanksgiving Recess

The University of Southern Indiana will not hold classes from Wednesday, November 22 through Sunday, November 26 for Thanksgiving Recess. USI offices will be closed Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24. Classes will resume on Monday, November 27.

Exhibit open through Sunday, December 10

USI art students put work on display in Senior Seminar

The 2017 Senior Seminar Exhibition is on display from Wednesday, November 8 through Sunday, December 10  in the Kenneth P. McCutchan Art Center/Palmina F. and Stephen S. Pace Galleries at the University of Southern Indiana. The exhibit features art and design work by 44 senior art majors and is the culmination of their artistic achievements at USI. Read More

Exhibit open through Friday, December 15

New Harmony art gallery to host exhibition, High Tech/Low Tech

The New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art’s newest exhibition, High Tech/Low Tech by Nicole Jacquard, will open on Saturday, November 4 and run through December 15. Jacquard explores themes of nostalgia, longing and memory through the creation of souvenir like objects and personal ornamentation, such as brooches. The work in High Tech/Low Tech explores how everyday objects become precious through personal association. Read More

Thursday, November 30 – Sunday, December 3

48th Madrigal Feaste to ring in holiday season with food, music

The University of Southern Indiana Chamber Choir will present the 48th annual Madrigal Feaste from Thursday, November 30 through Sunday, December 3, in Carter Hall located in University Center West on the USI campus. Tickets are $28 for USI students and seniors (60+) and $34 for adults. Doors open at 7 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 12:30 p.m. for the Sunday matinee. To purchase tickets, visit or call at 812-461-5237. Read More

Saturday, December 9

USI Fall Commencement ceremonies to celebrate 590 graduates

The University of Southern Indiana will hold two Fall Commencement ceremonies on Saturday, December 9, in the Physical Activities Center (PAC). The ceremony for the College of Liberal Arts and Romain College of Business will be held at 10 a.m. The ceremony for the College of Nursing and Health Professions and Pott College of Science, Engineering, and Education will be held at 1 p.m. Doors will open one hour prior to each ceremony, and tickets are required for all attendees. Read More



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