Skip page navigation

Skip page navigation

Recent News Releases

Forgiveness Forum provides wake-up call

 Holocaust survivor Eva Mozes Kor is shown, front rightFebruary 7, 2013 — A “Forgiveness Forum” initiated to explore approaches to achieving peace and reconciliation on the global stage was a successful “wake-up” call, said a community leader who joined more than 75 IUPUI international students, faculty, community advocates and representatives from faith and civic organizations.

Full story

Great Lakes Equity Center at IUPUI prepares for first leaders institute

Seena SkeltonFebruary 7, 2013 — INDIANAPOLIS -- The Great Lakes Equity Center at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis is preparing for two new professional development events, including a networking opportunity for educators across the center’s six-state region.

Full story

IU's Camp Brosius in Wisconsin should be at top of family vacation destination lists

Camp BrosiusFebruary 7, 2013 — For families and individuals whose lives are “one big hurry,” Camp Brosius in Wisconsin is a welcoming summer retreat that should top the vacation list of where to go this year. The all-inclusive resort on Lake Elkhart’s scenic waterfront combines a family vacation with a summer camp experience. Think traditional summer camp, except mom, dad and grandparents join the fun.

Full story

IU School of Philanthropy's Una Osili named to "Forty Under 40" list

Una OsiliFebruary 6, 2013 — INDIANAPOLIS -- Una Osili, director of research at the Indiana University School of Philanthropy, is being hailed by the Indianapolis Business Journal as one of “Forty Under 40” young professionals to watch.

Full story

Three IU School of Nursing faculty receive Midwest Nursing Research Society awards

February 6, 2013 — INDIANAPOLIS - Three Indiana University School of Nursing faculty will be honored for their work at the Midwest Nursing Research Society Conference in Chicago next month.

Full story

Grant continues successful IUPUI program for improving reading, writing instruction in K-8 schools

Beth BerghoffFebruary 5, 2013 — The Indiana Commission for Higher Education has granted the Indiana University School of Education at IUPUI $314,000 over two years to continue the successful IUPUI Reading and Writing Project. The project is in its sixth year as a partnership between Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis and Indianapolis Public Schools to help teachers develop more effective ways of teaching reading and writing.

Full story

Indianapolis hosts another world-premiere Shakespeare event this month

Measure for MeasureFebruary 5, 2013 — Hoosier Bard Productions, the theatrical arm of the New Oxford Shakespeare project in the School of Liberal Arts at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, takes to the stage this month for a two-weekend premiere of two back-to-back versions of "Measure for Measure" at the IndyFringe Basile Theatre, 719 E. St. Clair St.

Full story

Cutting-edge iOS/Android App connects volunteers, nonprofits and businesses receives seed funding

February 4, 2013 —
INDIANAPOLIS – A new, innovative mobile app aimed at connecting businesses, nonprofits and volunteers has gotten a kick start with $500,000 in seed funding from the Innovate Indiana Fund and other high-profile undisclosed angel investors.

Full story

Alison Bechdel to be featured in IUPUI Arts and Humanities Lecture Series and Rufus & Louis Reiberg Reading Series

Alison BechdelFebruary 4, 2013 — INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Arts and Humanities Institute Lecture Series and the Rufus & Louis Reiberg Reading Series are co-hosting a lecture featuring nationally acclaimed cartoonist/writer and LGBT advocate Alison Bechdel. Bechdel’s presentation takes place Thursday, Feb. 28, 7 p.m., in the Dean and Barbara White Auditorium at the Indiana State Museum.

Full story

Physics researcher part of new effort to finally complete quantum theory

Le LuoFebruary 4, 2013 — An assistant professor of physics in the School of Science at IUPUI will be among a team of international researchers looking to advance the theory of quantum mechanics, a notion challenged by Albert Einstein and pursued by many of the top scientific minds during the past century.

Full story

IUPUI to host NSF workshop Feb. 4

February 1, 2013 — INDIANAPOLIS -- The National Science Foundation and Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis will co-host a workshop from 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4, at the IUPUI Campus Center, 420 University Blvd. More than 300 participants from institutions of higher learning across Indiana and beyond have registered to attend the event, NSF Day at IUPUI.

Full story