Crispus Attucks 1955 championship basketball team reunites to dedicate new court

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Sixty years ago this spring, while there was still overt public school segregation in Indianapolis, the Crispus Attucks High School basketball team won the Indiana state basketball championship.  More than just a basketball game, the event was a milestone for the African American community in Indianapolis and for the city.  As you may know, the […]

Herron School of Art and Design presents pop artist and surrealist Wayne White

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Known for his humor and distinct aesthetic, pop artist and surrealist Wayne White will be the keynote speaker at the Foundations in Art: Theory and Education’s national biennial conference, hosted in Indianapolis. As sponsor of the biennial conference, Herron School of Art and Design is hosting the keynote address at 7 p.m. Friday, March 27, […]

25 IU faculty from five campuses earn New Frontiers in Arts and Humanities grants

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On the heels of President Michael A. McRobbie’s announcement as part of Indiana University’s Bicentennial Strategic Plan of continued funding for the New Frontiers in the Arts and Humanities program, Vice President for Research Jorge José has named 25 more faculty members to receive New Frontiers grants. Considered one of the largest internally funded university […]

IUPUI announces new degrees focused on law in liberal arts and informatics

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The Indiana University Board of Trustees has approved a proposal for two new degrees at IUPUI: One prepares undergraduate students for careers as paralegals, and the other provides a path for students to transition rapidly into in-demand and well-paid information technology jobs. IUPUI will ask the Indiana Commission for Higher Education for final approval to […]