Articles in: Education

Elisa Gross
- 3 years 1 week 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
- 3 years 3 weeks ago
Stephen Plunkett enrolled in the University of Evansville’s Department of Theatre in 1999 counting on close encounters with talented actors....
Trista Lutgring
- 3 years 4 weeks 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
- 3 years 4 weeks 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
- 3 years 9 weeks ago
Evansville is home to many high schools — both public and private — that educate, coach, and guide thousands of students. To help...
Trista Lutgring
- 3 years 18 weeks 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
- 3 years 22 weeks 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
- 3 years 22 weeks 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
- 3 years 22 weeks 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
- 3 years 28 weeks 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
- 3 years 28 weeks 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
- 3 years 31 weeks 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
- 3 years 31 weeks 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
- 3 years 36 weeks 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
- 3 years 38 weeks ago
For centuries on end, eclipses have been revered as life-altering phenomenons. Dates have been smudged to align historical events with eclipse...
Elisa Gross
- 3 years 39 weeks ago
Cloche hats and drop waist dresses had a turn in the spotlight once again during a collaborative photography project shot at the Reitz Home Museum in...
Trista Lutgring
- 3 years 39 weeks ago
Space often is referred to as the “final frontier” of human exploration. But for a team of engineering and physics students at the...
Brittany Nay
- 3 years 40 weeks ago
If you’ve ever strolled through the artsy Downtown district of Haynie’s Corner and wondered how it got its name, a new history display...
Nigel Meyer
- 3 years 49 weeks ago
Here’s a summer challenge for your family: bite into a hot-pepper-filled burrito, soar through a bounce house, and listen to Grammy-nominated...
Trista Lutgring
- 3 years 49 weeks ago
At a Monday lunch this spring, Willard Library Executive Director Greg Hager left with two banker’s boxes neatly packed with more than a...