Women’s Philanthropy Leadership Council awards $105,000 in grants to 11 programs on IU campuses

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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — The Indiana University Women’s Philanthropy Leadership Council awarded grants Wednesday totaling $105,000 to 11 programs affiliated with five IU campuses and one regional center. This year marks the council’s fifth grant cycle, with cumulative awards totaling more than $500,000 since 2012. Awards range from $3,000 to $20,000 and support projects to improve […]

School of Science receives $1M gift from husband-and-wife faculty members

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INDIANAPOLIS — The School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis has received a $1 million planned gift from two of its Department of Mathematical Sciences faculty members. The gift from Distinguished Professor Alexander R. Its and associate research professor Elizabeth N. Its will endow a professorship within the department and an undergraduate scholarship for […]

Indiana State Police veteran funds largest endowed scholarship in history of SPEA at IUPUI

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INDIANAPOLIS — A 29-year veteran of the Indiana State Police has committed to fund the largest endowed scholarship in the history of the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at IUPUI. Marv Smalley, a 1980 SPEA graduate, made the commitment through a bequest that will fund two renewable full-tuition scholarships in perpetuity. The Marv Smalley […]

IUPUI faculty members receive $85,000 in FORCES funding to commercialize research

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INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis researchers in the School of Engineering and Technology, School of Medicine, and School of Science have received a total of $85,000 in FORCES funding to support the development and commercialization of their work. The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research oversees FORCES, or Funding Opportunities for Research Commercialization […]

Technology Enhancement Awards to aid advancement of IUSM technologies

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During the inaugural ceremony for the Indiana Center for Biomedical Innovation last month, Anantha Shekhar, M.D., Ph.D., executive associate dean for Research Affairs at IUSM and director of Indiana CTSI, announced the winners of the Technology Enhancement Awards, a grant program developed by the ICBI, Indiana CTSI, and IU School of Medicine’s Industry Collaboration Portal […]

Two IUPUI researchers receive 2016 Research Frontiers Trailblazer Awards

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INDIANAPOLIS — Two Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis researchers were named recipients of the 2016 Research Frontiers Trailblazer Award during the IUPUI Research Day earlier this month. Established in 2010, the Research Frontiers Trailblazer Award recognizes outstanding IUPUI researchers who are showing great promise in becoming nationally and internationally known for their accomplishments in advancing the […]

Tina Baich of University Library receives honor for national and international work

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INDIANAPOLIS — Tina Baich, associate librarian at University Library at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, is the recipient of this year’s Virginia Boucher-Online Computer Library Center Distinguished Interlibrary Loan Librarian Award. Baich is head of resource sharing and delivery services, as well as bibliographic and metadata services, at the IUPUI library. The Online Computer Library Center […]

University Library’s Willie Miller receives prestigious ‘Mover & Shaker’ award from Library Journal

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INDIANAPOLIS — The national publication Library Journal has named Willie Miller, assistant librarian of University Library at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, a “Mover & Shaker” in the library industry. Miller was among 54 individuals the journal honored as outstanding professionals committed to providing excellent service and shaping the future of libraries. The IUPUI administrator was […]

Award | New Frontiers in the Arts and Humanities grants go to 39 IU faculty

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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Indiana University’s New Frontiers in the Arts and Humanities program enters its second decade with the announcement that 39 Indiana University faculty members from six IU campuses will receive grants for 33 projects in 2015-16. As one of the country’s largest internally funded university arts and humanities grant programs, New Frontiers has […]

Chancellor’s Professor award is highlight of Honors Convocation

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School of Liberal Arts Professor Philip Goff will be honored as this year’s Chancellor’s Professor April 21 during the Chancellor’s Academic Honors Convocation, part of IUPUI’s annual recognition for achievements by faculty, staff and students. Goff is the executive director of the Center for the Study of Religion and American Culture and a professor of religious studies […]