January 16, 2019 / Lady ‘Blazers earn road win BELLEVILLE, Ill. - The Vincennes University women’s basketball team set the tone early at District P foe Southwestern Illinois on Wednesday evening. The Lady ‘Blazers raced out to a 23-8 lead over the first 10 minutes of play en route to a 72-52 win. VU improves to 12-4 overall and remains perfect in district play (6-0). Sophomore...

January 16, 2019 VU Board approves bids for renovation of Learning Resources Center VINCENNES, Ind. - Vincennes University’s Curtis G. Shake Learning Resources Center will undergo a nearly $8 million renovation, with plans for completion in August. The VU Board of Trustees approved bids at its meeting today. Wolfe Construction, Vincennes, received a contract of ...

January 15, 2019 / ‘Blazers slip in latest basketball poll VINCENNES, Ind. - The stay at the top of the National Junior College Athletic Association Division I Poll for the Vincennes University men’s basketball team was short-lived. With a 98-96 overtime loss to District 16 foe Olney Central on Jan. 9, the ‘Blazers fell to No. 4 in the latest poll which was released on Tuesday...

January 15, 2019 / Registration is underway for VU Alumni & Friends travel program VINCENNES, Ind. - The 2019 Vincennes University Alumni and Friends Travel Program is ready for a great year of travel, friends, and fun. Register now for one or all of our reasonably priced trips and leave the driving to us. Single-day trips planned for 2019 include: April 10: Painting...

January 14, 2019 / Red Skelton Museum launches “Year of the Pledge” celebration VINCENNES, Ind. - Legendary comedian Red Skelton broadcast his stirring rendition of “The Pledge of Allegiance” on the Red Skelton Hour on January 14, 1969. Using the persona of his grade school principal, Mr. Lasswell, Skelton meticulously explained every line of the Pledge, which remains as poignant...