Award: $2.1M grant will advance research on women’s and men’s giving, increase understanding of motivations

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INDIANAPOLIS — Research about men’s and women’s giving will be accelerated as a result of a new $2.1 million research grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to the Women’s Philanthropy Institute at the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy on the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis campus. “Increasing and improving philanthropy requires that […]

Award: School of Informatics and Computing receives $120K grant from Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust

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INDIANAPOLIS — The IU School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI has received a grant totaling $120,000 from the Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust. The grant will help fund Informatics: Diversity-Enhanced Workforce, an innovative, year-round, dual-credit multifaceted information technology program that will benefit approximately 180 students for their four-year career at Arsenal Technical, Pike or […]

Award: Sociology professor receives national honor for work as an HIV/AIDS activist, survivor

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INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis professor Carrie E. Foote is among an elite group of individuals being honored as long-term gladiators in the fight against HIV/AIDS. POZ magazine has named Foote to its “2015 POZ 100” list for her work teaching “countless students how to think about HIV — compassionately and unconventionally — and […]

Langsam/Oswalt Lecturer Summer Fellowship for Full-Time Non-Tenure Track Teaching Faculty

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The Langsam/Oswalt Faculty Award award supports a summer fellowship for non-tenure track, full-time teaching faculty to allow them to take a summer “sabbatical” from teaching to pursue professional development activities. This award is for $6,000, and can be used for summer salary (including required withholdings). *****NOTE: The timeline on this award application has been moved […]

ECA Community College Initiative Program

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Limited Submission URL: http://limsub.iu.edu/limsub/LimSubDetail.asp?Number=3612 IU Internal Deadline: 9/30/2015 ECA Application Deadline: 11/16/2015 Brief Description: The CCI Program provides international participants from underserved and underrepresented communities with an intensive academic-year long program at accredited U.S. community colleges, focused on building technical and professional skills while deepening participants’ understanding of the United States. The CCI Program demonstrates […]

The Nancy Weiss Malkiel Junior Faculty Fellowship

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THE FELLOWSHIP The Nancy Weiss Malkiel Fellowship, created on the occasion of Dr. Malkiel’s 40th year of service on the Woodrow Wilson Foundation Board, is designed to support junior faculty as they work towards achieving tenure. Five 12-month awards of $10,000 will be made in the 2015–16 academic year. This one-time Fellowship program will support […]

Three IU projects receive $690,000 in latest round of National Endowment for the Humanities funding

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INDIANAPOLIS — The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded $690,000 to three Indiana University research and learning projects. The NEH grants will fund a summer training program for university and college faculty interested in exploring the cultures of African and African diaspora cities; a workshop series on applying digital methods to issues in Native […]

Yasmine K. Kasem wins Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award

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The International Sculpture Center has announced that Yasmine K. Kasem (B.F.A. in Sculpture, ’15) is a recipient of the Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award for 2015 for her work El Qamesha El Wahida (The Lonely Cloth) In a letter notifying associate professors of sculpture Eric Nordgulen and Greg Hull, who were Kasem’s faculty […]

Terence Main is Herron’s 2015 Distinguished Alumnus

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Terence Main (B.F.A. ‘76) is the 2015 recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Award. The Herron Alumni Association gives the award to recognize outstanding alumni who have brought honor to their alma mater by distinguishing themselves professionally or through extraordinary service to the school and university. Dean Valerie Eickmeier and Herron Alumni Association President Sara Love […]

Essay on Indiana sports legends earns IUPUI student top score in national scholarship contest

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INDIANAPOLIS — An Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis journalism student’s first-hand account of the IUPUI dedication celebrating a new recreational facility and honoring local sports legends — the Lockefield Gardens Dust Bowl and Crispus Attucks High School state basketball champions — has earned top honors in a national scholarship contest. As the top-scoring writer, Elizabeth Cotter, […]