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News Releases for IU School of Informatics

School of Informatics' Mannheimer patents acoustic interface

Steve MannheimerAugust 19, 2010 — Steve Mannheimer, M.F.A., a professor of media arts and science at the IU School of Informatics at IUPUI, was recently awarded a patent for an acoustic interface process and system.

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Students To Celebrate Gen Con with Games, Costumes, Role Play and Tracy Hickman

July 26, 2010 — Students and faculty will turn the School of Informatics into the land of “geekdom” with the return of the IUPUI Gen Con Extravaganza -- a free evening of gaming and fantasy open to the IUPUI community and the general public - from 6 to 11 p.m., Friday, August 6, 2010.

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IU and Regenstrief Address Critical Need for Health IT Professionals

June 17, 2010 — Investments in the future of health care delivery include more than training additional doctors and nurses. Health information technology (health IT) specialists are critical.

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SLIS Selects Tomas Lipinski as New Executive Associate Dean

Tomas A. LipinskiJune 1, 2010 — Dr. Tomas A. Lipinski has been selected as the new executive associate dean for the Indiana University School of Library and Information Science program in Indianapolis.

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Virtual Humans Appear to Influence Ethical Decisions in Gender-Specific Ways

Karl MacDormanMay 13, 2010 — Virtual humans are increasingly taking on roles that were once reserved for real humans. A study by researchers at the Indiana University School of Informatics at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) explores how appearance, motion quality and other characteristics of computer-generated characters may impact the moral and ethical decisions of their viewers.

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All in the Family: IUPUI Graduates x 3

The Hardy FamilyMay 3, 2010 —
Transformation. That’s the first word that Jodie Hardy used to describe the impact IUPUI has had on her life and the lives of her son and husband.

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IUPUI Student Filmmakers Learn Realities Behind "Movie Magic"

Left to right: student Taylor Blythe, student Jody Brown (on mic), student Nathan Moody, Instructor C. Thomas Lewis, student Laura Rushton and actress Andi Wilson (not a student)April 25, 2010 — Ever wondered what it would be like to make a movie? Not just a home video or a clip on YouTube, but an actual movie with a script, actors, professional equipment, special effects and an official world premiere? Students at the IU School of Informatics at IUPUI are finding out first-hand.

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School of Informatics Unveils Plans for IUPUI's First Gaming Arcade for Research and Learning

April 19, 2010 — The IU School of Informatics has announced plans for IUPUI’s first gaming arcade for undergraduate student research and experiential learning.

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Health care 2.0: Preparing health care professionals in the digital age

March 29, 2010 — Electronic health records, digital imaging and sophisticated diagnostic systems are revolutionizing how we provide patient-centered care.

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IUPUI Admin and Others Are Among Diversity Champions

Kenneth DurgansFebruary 1, 2010 — An Indiana business magazine recently recognized Kenneth B. Durgans, Ph.D., IUPUI's chief diversity officer, as a “champion” for his "leadership in the industry and advocacy for inclusion."

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IU School of Informatics at IUPUI Launches New Interactive Web Site

Executive Associate Dean Anthony Faiola, IU School of Informatics at IUPUIOctober 7, 2009 — The Indiana University School of Informatics at IUPUI has launched a new interactive Web site developed to better serve students, faculty, staff and others, and to foster a clearer definition of informatics and its implications for the future.

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