November 2016

  • Reading at the Table Series to feature Stephen Towne

    Surveillance and Spies in the Civil War:  Exposing Confederate Conspiracies in America’s Heartland Dec. 13, 2016, 11:30am-1:00pm University Place Conference Center, Room 200 Stephen E. Towne, Ph.D., University Library Surveillance and Spies in the Civil War represents path-breaking research on the rise of U.S. Army intelligence operations in the Midwest during the American Civil War and […]

  • Artist Faith Ringgold to speak at Herron Undergraduate Student Exhibition opening

    Artist Faith Ringgold will present the 2016 Jane Fortune Outstanding Women Visiting Artist Lecture at the Herron School of Art and Design. The event will take place at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 30 in the Basile Auditorium of Eskenazi Hall on the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis campus. The lecture, with a book signing and reception immediately following, coincides […]

  • Graham Foundation Production and Presentation Grants

    Brief Description: The Graham Foundation offers Production and Presentation Grants to organizations. These grants assist organizations with the production-related expenses that are necessary to take a project from conceptualization to realization and public presentation. These projects include, but are not limited to, publications, exhibitions, installations, films, new media projects, conferences/lectures, and other public programs. Projects […]

  • INconversation with Jim Madison

    Attend a special Next Indiana-themed INconversation with Indiana historian Jim Madison days before our state’s bicentennial. Eric Halvorson, a former anchor for WISH-TV, will moderate a candid, surprising and thoughtful discussion with Madison about what’s next for the Hoosier State. The event will be held in the WFYI Public Media Community Room at 8am on December 1st. The audience […]

  • Blue Square

    Faculty & Staff Development Opportunities

    This list is provided by the IUPUI Center for Service and Learning Office of Community Engagement newsletter. The Center for Service and Learning does not endorse or sponsor any conferences or workshops in this newsletter with the exception of those planned by their office. Individuals are responsible for contacting the event sponsors for additional information. Center […]

  • Herron Art Library hosting public reception and lecture on papermaking in the Islamic world

    Herron Art Library at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis is hosting a free reception and lecture Nov. 16 presented by Radha Pandey, papermaker and letterpress printer, on Islamic-world papermaking. The event will begin with a reception at the Herron Art Library, 735 W. New York St., at 4:30 p.m., followed by the lecture in the Herron auditorium […]

  • Reiberg Reading Series to present Keith Leonard

    Keith Leonard’s first collection of poems, Ramshackle Ode, was published in 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. He is also the author of a chapbook, Still, the Shore, published by YesYes Books. Keith is currently a Visiting Lecturer in Creative Writing at Indiana University. On December 1st, 2016, at 7pm, Keith will be reading from his […]

  • 2016 John D. Barlow Lecture in the Humanities

    In conjunction with Spirit & Place’s 21st Annual Public Conversation   A sculptor, sociologist, community activist, and political scientist reflect on poverty, homelessness, public policy, and the human spirit.What if “home” is an unaffordable place? What if we’re unwelcome in the spaces we try to claim as “home?” How do we make the idea of […]

  • IUPUI Native American Heritage Month Celebration Events Announced

    The observance of November as Native American Heritage Month at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis continues. Upcoming programs scheduled as part of the monthlong celebration are: WANTED: Native American Art Imposters 3 p.m. Nov. 11, Lilly Auditorium of the IUPUI University Library 2nd Annual Dept. of Philosophy Native Speaker Series: Telling Miami History Through Families: Scott Shoemaker Noon […]

  • Reading at the Table Series to feature Jane Schultz

    “Mercy Street” Consultant for PBS Series on Nursing in Civil War, 2014-16 Nov. 16, 2016, 11:30am-1:00pm University Place Conference Center, Room 200 Jane E. Schultz, Ph.D., Department of English Professor Schultz’s scholarship on health and hospital services during the Civil War earned her the invitation to consult with producers of the PBS series “Mercy Street.” […]