Professor Publishes Second Volume of Authoritative Biography

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Fully established in the slick magazines, award-winning, and on the brink of placing Fahrenheit 451 in the American canon, Ray Bradbury entered the autumn of 1953 as a literary figure transcending fantasy and science fiction. In Ray Bradbury Unbound, Jonathan R. Eller continues the story begun in his acclaimed Becoming Ray Bradbury, following the beloved […]

NEH Summer Stipends

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NEH Summer Stipends Limited Submission URL: here. IU Internal Deadline: 7/1/2015 NEH Online Application Deadline: 10/1/2015 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 […]

WONDER AND THE NATURAL WORLD: A Call for Grant Proposals

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CALL FOR GRANT PROPOSALS: Symposia, workshops, performances, and seminar series for departments, institutes, and research centers at all IU campuses Deadline for submission: June 15, 2015 Awards announced by mid-July 2015 The IU Consortium for the Study of Religion, Ethics, and Society (CSRES) announces a grant competition on the theme of Wonder and the Natural […]

15 teams to share $1 million in collaborative grants through IU Research program

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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Indiana University Vice President for Research Jorge José has announced over $1 million in collaborative research grants to be shared among 15 newly formed research teams. Members of the teams represent 21 departments from eight schools on three IU campuses. The IU Collaborative Research Grants program, initiated by José and now in […]

Indiana University launches search for new vice president for research

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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — A search committee has been formed to identify candidates for the position of Indiana University vice president for research, the university has announced. Bernice Pescosolido, Distinguished Professor of Sociology in the College of Arts and Sciences at IU Bloomington, and David B. Burr, associate vice chancellor for research at Indiana University-Purdue University […]

NEH awards IUPUI-Ivy Tech partnership $119,009 grant to create world religions curriculum

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With funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis will work in partnership with Ivy Tech Community College faculty to create 150 course modules on world religions for Ivy Tech humanities classes. The NEH, in Washington, D.C., recently announced it has awarded IUPUI $119,009 to conduct “World Religions in Greater Indianapolis,” […]

IU voices concerns over state’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act, reaffirms commitment to equality

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NOTE: Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie has issued the following statement about the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, which was recently signed into law in Indiana. “The recent passage of the Indiana Religious Freedom Restoration Act has brought significant negative attention to the state of Indiana throughout the nation and indeed the world, because the […]

Herron School of Art and Design is in the thick of IUPUI’s entrepreneurial culture

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IUPUI provides many pathways for students who want to learn more about the art and science of entrepreneurship. Herron School of Art and Design is one of the places on campus where entrepreneurial spirit is encouraged and supported. Here are a few examples: Herron’s Visual Communication Design graduate curriculum focuses on design thinking and leadership. […]

Steward Speakers Series brings Hollywood to Indianapolis

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Two acclaimed TV and film personalities are headed to Indianapolis to take the podium as guest speakers for the 2014-15 Steward Speakers Series. The Steward Speakers Series presents award-winning actress Viola Davis and popular talk show and game show host Steve Harvey as keynote speakers for the lecture series that seeks to enhance the community […]