IU Section

2018 Chapter Safety Professional of the Year Award

Posted: Apr 24, 2018

At the April 20 Chapter meeting, Vice President Greg Anderson presented Al Capuano, Ed.D. with the 2018 Central Indiana ASSE Chapter Safety Professional of the Year award. The ASSE Chapter SPY award is an honor acknowledging the dedication and outstanding contributions of a member to a specific Chapter. Dr. Al has been a member of ASSE for 30 years and currently serves as the Chapter’s Student Section Liaison at Indiana University in Bloomington.

Congratulations Dr. Al on receiving this prestigious award!

IU Student Section Safety Tour at JF Shea

Posted: Apr 10, 2018

As you many of you are aware, the IU Student Section had a very productive 2018 academic semester. They recently submitted an application for Outstanding Student Section of the Year, participated in the Indiana Safety and Health Conference, and conducted several onsite internship and employment interviews just to name a few.  The Section would like to share a picture and thank Kyle Shickles of JF Shea and Dr. Capuano for taking time out of their busy schedules to supervise and host the tour group last Friday.

2018 Central Indiana ASSE Jim Kriner Memorial Scholarship Recipients

Posted: Mar 30, 2018

The ASSE Foundation Board of Trustees announced the 2018 Scholarship and Professional Education Grant Recipients. Because of the Central Indiana Chapter’s generous contributions the Board of Trustees have selected the following individuals for the Central Indiana ASSE Jim Kriner Memorial Scholarships:

Graham Turner – $3,000 Scholarship
(Indiana University Bloomington)

Kendra Buchanan – $1,000 Scholarship
(Indiana State University)

Reilly Donovan – $1,000 Scholarship
(Indiana University Bloomington)

Please join the Chapter’s Board of Officers in congratulating these students.

IU Students Awarded the CI ASSE Golf Scholarships

Posted: Mar 19, 2018

Congratulations to IU Safety Students, Isabella Byers, Reilly Donovan and Carolyn Moore. All three students were honored last week at the Indiana Safety & Health Conference for receiving the Central Indiana Golf Scholarship. Since this is an annual scholarship, I encourage students to participate in the CI ASSE Golf Fundraiser this summer and apply next fall.

Congratulations to Carolyn Moore Safety Scholarship Award

Posted: Mar 06, 2018

Congratulations to Carolyn Moore for receiving the Central Indiana ASSE Annual Golf Scholarship Award.  Carolyn will be presented with a check in the amount of $500.00 at the next Southern Indiana ASSE Chapter meeting. Safety students, please keep in mind that the SPH-B is currently accepting applications for dozens of scholarships based on both merit and financial need. Only 19% of students applied last year.

IU ASSE Student Section Meeting

Posted: Nov 15, 2017

As many of you are aware, we have had a very active semester in terms of student section and safety program related activities.  The turn out for yesterdays meeting was larger than expected.  Both Bruce Bare and Gino Martino shared valuable information regarding internship opportunities with Weddle Brother Construction and the IU ASSE Student Section business continuity research project.  Brittany Lester discussed her internship experience at Georgia Pacific.  Lastly, Julie Alexander of IDOL served as our technical speaker.

Thank you for attending and Happy Holidays from the IU Safety Program!

IU Safety Program Partners with Georgia Pacific

Posted: Nov 09, 2017

On November 8, 2017, Indiana University Safety students presents Etta Dickinson of Georgia Pacific with a certificate of appreciation.  As many of you are aware, the Indiana University Safety Program has had a well established partnership with Georgia Pacific.  If you are interested in internship and employment opportunities, visit https://www.gp.com/Careers/College-Recruiting

IU ASSE Safety Group Tour of Cummins Engine Plant

Posted: Nov 09, 2017

On Novemeber 3, 2017,  Indiana University students recently completed a tour of the Cummings Engine Assembly Plant.  Over 17 students participated in the event.  The turnout was great considering it was a Friday.  A special thank you goes out to Cummins EHS Professionals, Steve Ryan, and Jacob Barber and Anthony Smith for providing lunch and arranging the facility tour.


October IU ASSE Student Section Meeting

Posted: Oct 25, 2017

It has been a very active month for our IU ASSE Student Section members and faculty. A special thank you goes to John Radecki Cook Medical for his very informative technical presentation.  Megan Barnes did an excellent job on sharing her internship experience at Heritage Environmental with the group.  As a reminder, Cook is still accepting applications for their Summer 2018 internships.  Good luck!

Meet Your New IU ASSE Student Section Officers

Posted: Aug 30, 2017

Last spring we held elections for new officers for the academic year 2017-2018 – Reilly Donovan (President), Anthony Smith (Vice President), Megan Barnes (Secretary), Isabella Byers (Treasurer), and Graham Turner (appointed: Associate Newsletter Editor). Please feel free to contact your officers for additional information on membership and opportunities to become involved.