Lawshe Drive was designed and named in 1991 in anticipation of the widening of Crescent Aven. and Stellhorn Road. It was designated as the main entrance to the campus when the Indiana Department of Transportation eliminated left turns into the campus from eastbound Coliseum Blvd. It was named in honor of Charles H. Lawshe.
Source: Stepping-Stones to the Future; a Self-Guided Walking Tour.