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, […]

China’s evolving philanthropy sector is focus of two-day summit in Indianapolis

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Philanthropists, scholars and business people from around the world are gathering Friday and Saturday in Indianapolis for a summit on the present and future role of philanthropy in one of the world’s most rapidly growing economies, China. The academic conference, at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis’ Hine Hall, attracted so much interest that registration had to be […]

The Ideology Problem in Teaching and Scholarship: U.S. Intellectual History Conference in Indianapolis, Oct. 9, 2014

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The sixth annual U.S. Intellectual History Conference in Indianapolis, Oct. 9-12th, 2014, will open with a special two-hour plenary session on THE IDEOLOGY PROBLEM IN TEACHING AND SCHOLARSHIP. This event will be free and open to the public. We are also happy to announce that RICK PERLSTEIN will be joining our distinguished panel to discuss this subject. […]

Notre Dame historian and professor to discuss ‘The Bible Then and Now’ in public talk

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Noted historian and National Endowment for the Humanities medal recipient Mark Noll will deliver a public talk Thursday, Aug. 7, as part of the IUPUI Center for the Study of Religion and American Culture’s The Bible and American Life Conference. Noll will present “The Bible Then and Now” at 7:30 p.m. at Christ Church Cathedral, […]

IU center to host national conference on civic literacy

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The Indiana University Center for Civic Literacy, a research center at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, has announced that its second annual conference will take place Aug. 22 to 24 at the Crowne Plaza Union Station in Indianapolis. The public is invited to attend. “The data is depressing,” said Sheila Kennedy, director of the Center for […]

Center for the Study of Religion and American Culture offers conference on how Bible is used

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Registration is now underway for a national conference that will culminate a three-year Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis study of how — outside of religious services – – Americans use the Bible in their daily lives. The Conference on the Bible in American Life will take place Wednesday Aug. 6, to Friday, Aug. 8, at the […]

Annual urban education conference to focus on many factors affecting schools

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The 16th annual Indiana Urban Schools Association summer conference on urban education is gathering experts from across the country and many from the Indiana University School of Education at IUPUI to examine the many factors impacting students, families, and educators this Wednesday, June 18. The conference, whose theme is “Schooling and the Ripple Effect: Emotional, […]

IUPUI researcher to host international conference exploring China’s ancient links to Africa

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Ian McIntosh, associate director of the Confucius Institute in Indianapolis and director of international partnerships at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, has been awarded a $17,800 grant from the Confucius Institute Headquarters Division of Sinology and China Studies to host a conference, “Exploring China’s Ancient Links to Africa.” The conference will take place in Addis Ababa, […]