Upcoming events and activities happening in and around the USI community

6 p.m. Wednesday, March 27USI men’s basketball to compete in NCAA Division II Elite Eight For the fourth time in its history, the University of Southern Indiana men’s basketball team will be appearing in the NCAA Division II Elite Eight Wednesday at the Ford Center in Evansville, Indiana. The Screaming Eagles open action Wednesday at …

Indiana Legislative Update Slow, Steady Work Goes On

After historically frigid weather the week prior, the Groundhog did not see his shadow and predicted an early spring. And, we’re all hoping for an early end to Session. Lawmakers returned to work, and enjoyed a week of steady progress at the statehouse, buckling down to do the work of moving bills out of committee.  Two bills …

Mesker Park Zoo & Botanical Gardens announces upcoming events

Catch the WARM FUZZY FEELS this January at the Zoo’s Teddy Bear Clinic! Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden’s Vet Department will be on call Sunday, January 20th, from 1:00 to 3:00 PM to perform a check-up on your favorite stuffed animal or teddy bear! After their check-up, the animal will receive a certificate of good health signed by our Zoo Veterinarian. The Teddy Bear Clinic is known as …