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From the Desk of the Chancellor — Campus visionary is the force behind naming of IUPUI academic building — Social work class allows IUPUI students to help apartment residents — New dining option at the former University Place Conference Center and Hotel — IUPUI campaign nets food, clothing, other items for homeless veterans — Inside IUPUI to debut new look, expanded content — Greening IUPUI grants available to fund ideas to reduce campus's impact on environment — Holiday security


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Don Schumacher Racing, IUPUI Motorsports Engineering program renew partnership — IUPUI forum showcases commercialization and entrepreneurial opportunities — IUPUI academic building named after true campus visionary — Indianapolis recognizes and celebrates the history of diverse Southside neighborhood — Scholarly conference at IUPUI looks at complexities of art, race and public space — Kerah Nelson named Summit League Player of the Week


From the Desk of the Chancellor — IUPUI applied communication degree program wins national award — Feminist art pioneer Judy Chicago will lecture on opening night of Herron student exhibit — IUPUI employee wins Commuter Challenge grand prize — New assistant dean in IU School of Dentistry will direct school's International Dental Program — McKinney School of Law expert comments on OIG report assessing electronic health records subsidies — Forum will present highlights of IU delegation's trip to South America


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Two IUPUI mathematicians named inaugural fellows of the American Mathematical Society — IUPUI establishes Sutton award to recognize contributions to study abroad program — University Place Conference Center and Hotel Conversion — Personnel Updates — IUPUI Campus Post Office Moving to New Location on December 21, 2012 — IUPUI aims to reduce trash with campus-wide single-stream recycling — Inaugural Hiring Report Card of NCAA men's basketball head coaches calls attention to need for diversity — Adverse Weather Policy — IUPUI forum presents opportunities to partner in IUPUI entrepreneurial projects — Tackling tobacco addiction program for Madison area health care providers


From the Desk of the Chancellor — University Place Hotel and Conference Center Skywalk Closure — IUPUI's Native American Heritage Month observance balances authentic heritage experiences and contemporary challenges facing Native Americans — Recap of 2012 election planned for 'Politics and Competition' Bulen Symposium at IUPUI — Michael Kowolik to lead IU School of Dentistry's expanded internationalization efforts — Higher education commission approves new technical communication degree at IUPUI — New technology tools allow IUPUI and Slovenian students to come together for a class — IUPUI to host statewide Indiana University Undergraduate Research Conference — Vietnam turns to IUPUI center for training linked to national development goals — UPUI hosts 2012 National Learning Communities Conference — 'Qatar' author Diana Untermeyer to discuss her book at IUPUI — IUPUI admissions office, University College win MarCom awards


From the Desk of the Chancellor — State of the Campus Address — IUPUI prepares for visit from Higher Learning Commission for reaffirmation of accreditation — IUPUI professor among poets to read new works inspired by Hoosier landmarks — New police cars — Nappanee dentist Joe Baumgartner heads IU School of Dentistry Alumni Association board — Tackling tobacco addiction topic of program for health care providers — Robert K. Greenleaf Center to host Indiana Achievement Awards


From the Desk of the Chancellor — State of the Campus Address — IUPUI joins American Council on Education's Internationalization Laboratory — Ray Bradbury biographer to present lecture in the humanities — 'Half the Sky' co-author Sheryl WuDunn to visit IUPUI — IU-led research will help dentists determine potential cavity sites, offer preventive treatment — School of Education to honor two early-career educational leaders — Green cuisine


From the Desk of the Chancellor — State of the Campus Address — 'C.S.I. Shakespeare' documentary debuts Nov. 1 on WFYI — IUPUI sustainability day set for Oct. 24 — Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law formally named, celebrated — Green power technology breakthrough at IUPUI — National League for Nursing honors IU School of Nursing dean emerita with President's Award — IUPUI School of Education faculty member called to testify in Texas murder case — IUPUI professor leads social media research on perceptions about Greece — Marian University, IUPUI partner to create new engineering dual degree program


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Evan Bayh to deliver inaugural talk in lecture series named for his father — IUPUI to host world premiere of award-winning opera on climate change — IUPUI professor receives Egba National Award of Excellence from a Nigerian king — Book by IUPUI psychology professor explores the science behind the jury verdict process — Lilliard Richardson named new executive associate dean of SPEA IUPUI — IUPUI urban education studies professor earns national faculty mentoring award — IU School of Nursing leader receives national recognition from National League for Nursing — IUPUI faculty to participate in science symposium in India


From the Desk of the Chancellor — IU School of Nursing awarded Robert Wood Johnson Foundation grant to study doctoral education — IUPUI Fall Career Week lets student explore careers, learn tips to land a job — IUPUI program perfectly positioned to prepare students for job that tops national magazine's best business jobs list — IUPUI awarded half-million-dollar National Science Foundation grant for state-of-the-art electron microscope — New IUPUI degree offers career flexibility for computer science students — IUPUI hosts American Council on Education Fellow — IUPUI Events Going Green workshop series begins Oct. 18 — IU dental school receives grant to increase diversity of students entering dental programs


From the Desk of the Chancellor — School of Public Health at IUPUI named for Fairbanks in honor of Foundation's $20 million gift — Gene Tempel nominated as founding dean for new School of Philanthropy — Memorial service for School of Nursing Professor Emerita Marchusa N. Huff — Hundreds of Latino students take field trip to IUPUI to learn about college experience — IU School of Medicine nationally recognized for work-life balance practices for academic physicians —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Tavis Smiley headlines School of Education at IUPUI event to celebrate outstanding alumni — Mathematicians partner with IU School of Medicine to explore more efficient treatments — IU Simon Cancer Center's Dr. Abonour cycling 200 miles to raise funds, awareness of multiple myeloma — Conference aims to help nonprofits operate effectively and efficiently in lean economy — IU School of Dentistry professor to receive humanitarian award from national periodontics academy — IUPUI student to present neural regeneration research to international symposium in China


From the Desk of the Chancellor — IU Bloomington, IUPUI and Kelley School of Business recognized in U.S. News rankings — Notable appointment bestowed upon three deserving IUPUI faculty — The IUPUI Regatta returns to the downtown canal bigger than ever — Herron students among finalists and award winners at international furniture design showcase — IUPUI to measure sustainability performance of campus — Distinguished Professors Emeritae McBride, Zeani receive IU President's Medal — New School of Philanthropy at Indiana University receives final approval — IUPUI hosts 2012 Indiana College Access and Success Network Conference


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Enrollment data confirms numerous academic firsts for incoming IUPUI freshman class — In a first for IU School of Dentistry, women outnumber men in the Class of 2016 — Book of quotations highlights work, lasting relevancy of Frederick Douglass — 'Flea Market Jesus' release coincides with muzzle loading rifle championships and political fever — Public comment sought as part of IUPUI accreditation process — IUPUI international student enrollment up 10 percent — Panel will discuss compensation for victims of state fair stage collapse — Policy analyst at IUPUI named a certified planner by American Planning Association — IUPUI unveils renovated testing facilities


From the Desk of the Chancellor — IUPUI hosting discussion to gather input about future of Indianapolis Public Schools — IUPUI library captures three major Library Federation awards — Expo offers one-stop shop for information on graduate programs — Safety first, on campus and off


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Indy to host American music premiere of 'Ancient Mariner,' lecture — IUPUI mourns passing of former dean, chancellor Glenn W. Irwin Jr., M.D. — Head of Lugar Center at IUPUI appointed National Space Society regional director — IUPUI offering new bachelor's degree in medical humanities and health studies — IUPUI designated a StormReady University prepared for hazardous weather — University Place Conference Center and Hotel conversion FAQ — WFYI to rebroadcast Policy Choices for Indiana's Future Gubernatorial Forum — IUPUI chancellor announces law school dean search committee members — Chicago State, IUPUI and Argonne get $2.5 million for regional STEM center with goal of increasing minorities in science careers — IU McKinney Law hosts visitors from Sun Yat-sen Law School


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Jane Pauley celebrates namesake dental clinic with IU Dental School, Walker Career Center students — IUPUI geography students visit Cuba for immersive lesson in landscapes and cultures — New chair named to Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology — New SPEA sustainability program channels student's passion about environment, policy — IUPUI forum on modern-day Mormonism features leading experts, former senator — Math undergraduates visit IUPUI for Mathematical Biosciences Institute research — IU McKinney students take first steps toward earning law degrees — IUPUI University Library reinventing learning environments — IUPUI hopes to boost recycling in on-campus housing with single-stream bins


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Chinese students arrive at IUPUI for joint sociology study-abroad program — IUPUI continuing ed course on backyard chickens puts focus on green urban 'farming' — Exhibits on 17th-century printmaking, book arts open Aug. 31 at Herron — Herron's Dickerson celebrates The Hoosier Spirit' with new Indiana State Fair commission — Forum will present highlights of IU delegation's trip to Southeast Asia — Advancing the game: School of Informatics partners with Gen Con


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Herron gallery season opens with trio of exhibits — Furniture Society elects IUPUI art school faculty member as trustee — IUPUI to host international conference of language and culture — Health study reinforces what poets and songwriters have long known — Unique program puts IUPUI students in Speedway Police Department — Shepard to chair national task force on legal education


Indiana candidates for governor to participate in forum hosted at IUPUI — IUPUI lecturer to share insights gained on trip to China with students — IUPUI student's drive takes her to Brickyard as race engineer for Jeff Gordon — IUPUI professor receives Association of Midwest Museums Distinguished Service Award — IU School of Dentistry Colleague Receives Presidential Early Career Award — Outgoing Kelley School of Business seniors rank at the top in global simulation competition


New neuroscience program established at IUPUI — City of Westfield to introduce Herron student's park sculpture with Meet the Artist event — Fifth annual book arts exhibit sponsored by IUPUI University Library — IUPUI educates teachers on latest IT offerings — IUPUI hosts National Urban Leadership Training Institute focused on urban education —


IU McKinney School of Law dean to retire in June 2013 — IU reaches milestone toward establishing schools of public health in Bloomington and Indianapolis — IUPUI employee earns Dan Kriedler newcomer award — Summer school with a twist: STEM teachers expand tool set through Project Lead the Way — Department of Physical Education at IUPUI becomes Department of Kinesiology — IUPUI instructor to be inducted into elite group of public relations professionals — Kelley students to gain first-hand business experience in China —


McKinney School of Law professor puts piracy question to Indiana judges — IU study: Young adult ACA mandate had remarkable impact on extending parental employer coverage — Gender equality expert named new leader of Department of Psychology at IUPUI — School of Social Work + School of Nursing = Interprofessional course — Dr. Irene Queiro-Tajalli joins research delegation trip to Cuba — IUPUI boot camp to help grad school applicants with admission efforts —


Supreme Court upholds Affordable Care Act — IU McKinney School of Law's Immigration Clinic wins political asylum for clients — IUPUI Honors College hosts inaugural retreat for incoming freshman scholars — IUPUI professor presents keynote speech at conference in Nigeria — IUPUI University College readiness program awarded $1.3 million grant — IUPUI urges safety while on campus to view annual Independence Day fireworks display —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — SPEA at IUPUI to offer new sustainability programs — IUPUI school has close ties to animated movie "Brave" — Young trying to be IUPUI's second NBA draftee — Informatics team on mission to help Greek island promote tourism, culture and sustainability — IU trustees approve plan to create first School of Philanthropy at IUPUI — Amanda Rivera named softball head coach — Tobacco-Free IU policies already in place as state of Indiana enacts July 1 public smoking ban — Antarctic research scientists meet at IUPUI to map their next move into remote region —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Greetings from Executive Vice Chancellor Nasser Paydar — Panel discussion June 27 will mark 50th anniversary of art glass in U.S. — Former Office of Tourism Development director joins IUPUI faculty — School of Informatics at IUPUI first to participate in Gen Con Educational Partners Program — IUPUI political science professor will study in Belgium as Fulbright-Schuman Chair —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Lugar Center at IUPUI gets Department of Energy award for clean-coal research project — IUPUI professor and students create social work app — Doctor Camp and Camp Medical Detectives get kids excited about careers in medicine — Herron public art project offers colorful look through neighborhood windows — IUPUI official joins delegation of mayors, business and agriculture leaders on state economic development mission to China — Author Ray Bradbury will be remembered for style and emotional intensity —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Former Chief Justice Randall T. Shepard will join IU Public Policy Institute as first executive in residence — U.S. News names Riley Hospital one of nation's best — Nonprofit education employment and wages grow in Indiana, IU report finds — IUPUI earth sciences professor honored by the Geological Society of America — Indiana University School of Nursing awarded national grant to prepare future nursing faculty —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — IUPUI program pairs business students with engineering students to research patent options — IUPUI alumna creates design for Izod IndyCar T-shirts — Two IUPUI University College staff receive National Academic Advising Association awards — 2012 Greening IUPUI grant winners announced — IU School of Social Work student earns spot with Colts cheerleaders while pursuing master's degree — IU email passphrase two years old? Change it now to avoid expiration in fall — STeleR study: Telerehab improves functioning after stroke —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Brent Dickson, '68, to become chief justice of Indiana Supreme Court — CBS' Mo Rocca visits IUPUI, interviews law professor for upcoming PBS special — IUPUI and the Indy 500 — Morgan Rhodes awarded inaugural Indumati Sukhatme RISE Scholarship — IUPUI celebrates major milestones of nation's only B.S. in Motorsports Engineering Program — Jason Kelly to lead IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute — IUPUI professor receives 'Technology Oscar' for high-tech entrepreneurial success — IU School of Nursing dean honored by nursing schools at two universities — School of Social Work professor to serve on prestigious national panel developing new social work course —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Paydar to be appointed IUPUI executive vice chancellor — Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing finds perfect partner in motorsports at IUPUI — IUPUI enrolling 2012 Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellows, who bring extensive STEM backgrounds to high-need classrooms — Commencement 2012 captured in social media — University admission experts to offer "secrets" to graduate school admission in free speed session — IUPUI commencement includes first students to earn bachelor's degree in philanthropy — Center for Interfaith Cooperation, School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI offer 'beyond-the-headlines' look at Islamic law — School of Informatics grad student Judy Wawira Gichoya named Google Anita Borg Memorial Schola —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Viehweg named interim director of IUPUI Center for Translating Research Into Practice — IUPUI assistant professor honored for helping create standards for meeting and event profession — IUPUI University Library offers a grand stage for student inspiration — IUPUI Voices: Commencement speaker profiles — More than 6,500 students to receive degrees at IUPUI commencement ceremonies — Men's golf team captures Summit League title — National Art Museum of Sport to relocate after nearly 20 years at IUPUI — IUPUI Professor Robert Bringle appointed distinguished professor of psychology at Appalachian State University — IUPUI's inaugural season of Track & Field — New IU graduates get free year membership in the IUAA —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Undergraduate Recognized For His Extensive Research — 3D Robots, Gaming, Interactive Media and More Part of IUPUI Capstone Event — An Honor for Distinguished Professor Emeritus George Stookey Among Highlights of Dental School's Research Day — Tickets on Sale for "Racing to the Finish Line" NAMOS exhibit — Software Developed by IUPUI Students Closes Gap for Physicians Seeking Radiologists — IUPUI Lugar Center director selected for Malta speaking tour on climate and energy — Indiana Students Fail to Prepare for Academic, Workplace Success —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — IUPUI Students Sweep Top Three Positions in Purdue Grand Prix — 2012 IUPUI outstanding women leaders honored — 2012 Outstanding IUPUI Students Named — Eli Lilly's David Lewis joins PPI Board of Advisors — Dr. Lisa McGuire Receives Scholarship to Attend Harvard University's Management Development Program — Grant to Speed Part-Time Seniors at IUPUI to Graduation — IUPUI, IPS and Community Collaboration Leads to The Historic Journey Curriculum —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — The History of Cardenio Ticket Prices Reduced — IUPUI Professor Says Earth Month Events Brings Needed Focus to Environment — IUPUI Center for Service and Learning to Celebrate 2012 Plater Civic Engagement Recipients — IUPUI Students Pitch Solutions to Social and Economic Challenges — TOMS Founder and Chief Shoe Giver, Blake Mycoskie, Visits IUPUI — IUPUI Center for Service and Learning to Celebrate 8th Annual Civic Engagement Showcase — The Moving Company @ IUPUI Presents "It's About Time!" at Warren Performing Arts Center, April 28 — Donors, Volunteers Receive One of IUPUI's Most Prestigious Philanthropy Awards —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Chaz Bono to Speak at IUPUI for "It Gets Better Week" — Ken Beckley to Sign Copies of His New, First Novel at IUPUI Bookstore — Judith Wilkinson Honored by National Technology Managers Group — Executive Vice Chancellor Appoints Hatcher Executive Director of IUPUI Center for Service and Learning — Top Chinese finance official to deliver lecture on exchange rate at IUPUI, receive IU honorary degree — Biology Senior to Present Research Before Congress — IUPUI Researcher Receives Top NSF Award — New Host Sought for Indiana Achievement Awards — McKinney School of Law Dean Named to Court of Arbitration for Sport — IUPUI Collaborates with the Riverside Neighborhood for Sustainable Solutions, Jobs — Indianapolis to host Rwandan Genocide Commemoration — Research Day Spotlights IUPUI Student, Faculty Scholarly Enterprises — Year-End Celebration Offers Look at Top-Ranked Herron Program —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Groundbreaking held for Science and Engineering Laboratory Building at IUPUI — IUPUI hosts unprecedented delegation from Sun Yat-Sen University — Stars at IU Natatorium Strong Reminder of University's Traditions of Swimming Excellence — Annual Midwest Model European Union set to Reconvene April 5-7 at IUPUI — IU Occupational Therapy's Graduate Program is Ranked Among the Top Occupational Therapy Programs in the Nation —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Midwest Cultural Tourism Conference on April 23 Focuses on Impacting the Business of Culture — IUPUI and IU Bloomington honored for community service efforts — IUPUI Student from Salem Helps Homeland Security Reach Storm Victims — U.S. Ambassador to Australia visits IUPUI — Robert Bringle wins Legacy of Service Award — Brian Culp Honored with National Award — Faculty Invited to Submit Proposals for 2013-2015 Common Theme —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — National Champion Again: Chen Ni Claims Her Second National Title — IUPUI Graduate Programs Rank Among Top Programs in Nation — IUPUI Expert to Blog for JAMA on Politics of Health Care — IU Campuses to Participate in Statewide Tornado Drill on March 21 — Is Philanthropy about Money or Making a Difference? — Top 100 Students Embody What IUPUI Stands For — IU Occupational Therapy Program Gained 10-Year Reaccreditation — IUPUI Shows Appreciation to Student Employees — Indiana Motorsports Association Appoints IUPUI Assistant Dean to Board of Directors —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Photographer Richard Ross to discuss Juvenile-in-Justice Project — Bachelor of Social Work student wins Big Ten Network scholarship contest — U.S. Secretary of Energy Makes Special Visit to IUPUI — Lilly Endowment Awards $2.5 Million for Indiana University Center for Global Health — Work of Appellate Clinic Students Pays Off for Clients —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — IUPUI's Lugar Center GM Awarded Bosch Fellowship to Study Energy, Technology, Trade & Development in Germany — IUPUI to Reduce Carbon Footprint by Participation in Green Power Option — Meredith Setser of Herron Among Newest Efroymson Fellows — Ian McIntosh to lead Winter School at University of Queensland — Tickets on Sale for Performances of 'History of Cardenio," Rarely Seen Shakespeare Play —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — IU Dental School Is National Children's Oral Health Foundation's "Affiliate of the Year" — IUPUI Honors Outstanding Alumni Leaders with Hine Medals — Herron and JCC's 'Couched Constructions' Will Move Viewers Beyond their Comfy Seats — New Books on Africa Examine Economy and Women's Issues — Bioethics Expert to Discuss Health Care Rationing at IUPUI Lecture —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — IUPUI Professor Edward E. Curtis Co-Founds Journal of Africana Religions — IUPUI Professor Will Deliver Keynote at Awards Ceremony for Creative Teenagers — IUPUI Center Helps International Economics Professor Bridge Language Divide — Parking Lot 1 to Close, March 2, 2012 — New Director Selected for the IU Health Information Administration Program — Liberal Arts Sabbatical Speaker, Feb. 24 —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Nobel Prize Recipient/Women's Rights Activist to Speak at IUPUI — National Art Museum of Sport at IUPUI Wins Trio of International Awards — IUPUI to Stage Lost Play by Shakespeare and Fletcher for Theater Opening — Purdue School of Engineering and Technology at IUPUI Receives $100,000 for Student Innovation — IU Social Worker Sings for the Dying — IUPUI Dashboard Updated — IUPUI Director of Student Financial Services Selected — IUPUI Conducts Nationwide Search to fill Key Leadership Post —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — IUPUI Police Chief Elected President of the Indiana Association of Chiefs of Police — NAMOS Takes Football Exhibit on the Road as Part of Super Bowl Celebration — IU School of Nursing Names New Chair and Members to its Board of Advisors — Dow AgroSciences Selects Students' Artworks for Headquarters — IUPUI and its many Super Bowl connections —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Uday Sukhatme Selected as Provost of Pace University — Impact Players: IUPUI's School of Physical Education and Tourism Management, Military Science Score Big During Super Bowl XLVI — 2012 Taylor Symposium to Explore The Campus for the Community — IU spring enrollment holds steady overall; three campuses set records — Be sure your website has a privacy policy by January 28! — Liberal Arts Professor Jason Kelly Named as Society of Antiquaries Fellow — IUPUI Police Providing Safety Escort Service for Students, Faculty, Staff — Lilly Endowment awards $6.6 million to support IU Public Policy Institute — Women Pick Up Three Wins, Margaret Barber Sets IUPUI 1000 Freestyle Record — Student Dies at IUPUI


From the Desk of the Chancellor — IUPUI Becomes First Campus in Nation to Have Campus-Based American Legion Post — IUPUI Plans for Super Bowl — School of Science at IUPUI Launches New Problem Solving Institute — Year in review: Top IUPUI stories in 2011 — Once in a Lifetime Experience Awaits Two Local Students — 13-yr-old IUPUI Math and Science Prodigy Loves His Planets, He Just Doesn't Want to Go to One: "60 Minutes" Sunday. —


From the Desk of the Chancellor — Straight Talk From IUPUI Super Bowl Page — Law Alumni to Host Super CLE on NFL Labor Relations — Gil Latz Begins Appointment as IUPUI Associate Vice Chancellor for International Affairs — Indianapolis Super Bowl Committee Announces Downtown Traffic Plans, Launches Online Traffic Info Site — IU School of Physical Education and Tourism Management Minority Students Excel When It Comes to Research — Hall Center Welcomes Health Law Expert Nicolas Terry as Co-director, New Faculty Member — Student Life Appoints Lewis as Interim Campus Center Director —