May 2015

  • Heineman Foundation Seed Money for Start-up and New Projects

    Brief Description: The purpose of the Foundation is to provide seed money to start-up projects and new projects within existing organizations for a maximum of three to five years. The Foundation’s general areas of interest are the following: · Programs that enable economically challenged women to enter and remain in the workplace · Environmental research […]

  • Stanczykiewicz named director of The Fund Raising School at IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy

    INDIANAPOLIS — Bill Stanczykiewicz has been appointed director of The Fund Raising School and senior lecturer in philanthropic studies at the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy, located on the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis campus. Stanczykiewicz currently is president and CEO of the Indiana Youth Institute, a statewide nonprofit that promotes healthy youth development […]

  • Herron student creates Scout the raccoon as mascot for School of Medicine safety program

    INDIANAPOLIS — The pediatrics unit at Indiana University School of Medicine has a new safety “hero.” Dressed in red high-top tennis shoes, and a red shirt emblazoned with a golden capital “S,” Safety Scout – a blue raccoon – is the newly commissioned mascot for the Division of Safety Education and Outreach, part of the […]

  • Religion, Spirituality & The Arts Seminar

    Please join Rabbi Sasso on Wednesday, June 3 from 6:00pm-8:00pm in Shelton Auditorium at Christian Theological Seminary for a reception and art opening. We are also inviting artists to apply for the 4th round of workshops held this Fall. Please see attached Call for Entry and pass this along to any artists you think might […]

  • Emerging Voices: You Are A Writer

    Emerging Voices is a literary fellowship that aims to provide new writers, who lack access, with the tools they will need to launch a professional writing career. The eight-month fellowship includes: PROFESSIONAL MENTORSHIP: Emerging Voices Mentors are carefully chosen from PEN Center USA’s membership and from professional writers based in Los Angeles. The Mentor-Fellow relationship […]

  • The Mirror of Landscape: An Interactive Discussion with Rebecca Allan and Jason M. Kelly

    Date: June 4, 2015 Time: 7 pm Location: DeBoest Lecture Hall, Indianapolis Museum of Art Tickets are free and available here Landscape painting has long provided humans with an artistic form for contemplating the relationship between nature, society, and culture. It is a profoundly engaging and intellectually powerful mode of expression that has served a host of […]

  • RESEARCH NOTICE: NEH Summer Stipends – Limited Submission

    Brief Description: Summer Stipends support individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both. Recipients usually produce articles, monographs, books, digital materials, archaeological site reports, translations, editions, or other scholarly resources. Summer Stipends support continuous full-time work on a humanities project for a period of two consecutive months. Summer […]

  • Indiana University researchers awarded grant to study employment behavior of artists

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — With a newly announced grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, two Indiana University researchers will examine key economic issues facing artists. School of Public and Environmental Affairs faculty members Doug Noonan and Joanna Woronkowicz will use data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s Current Population Survey and data from crowdfunding websites […]

  • Pleasant Run Walk and Sketch

    In this engaging nature walk, New York based artist Rebecca Allan and Tom Swinford, Assistant Division Director of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, will lead participants in creating nature drawings and poetry while learning about the ecology of Pleasant Run. Encouraging us to connect to and reflect on this important Indianapolis waterway, this event will culminate […]

  • Scholarships Available for the 2015 Humanities Intensive Learning and Teaching (HILT) Institute

    We are pleased to announce that the IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute will offer four full scholarships to the 2015 Humanities Intensive Learning and Teaching (HILT) Institute which will take place on IUPUI’s campus from Monday, July 27th through Friday, July 31st. To apply for the scholarship, please send a 1-2 page letter of application to by May 22. In […]