Liberal Arts Sabbatical Series returns to IUPUI for 2015-16 school year

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INDIANAPOLIS—Professors in the IU School of Liberal Arts at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis will discuss their sabbatical projects throughout the 2015-16 school year. Topics include the process of creating the forged writings of Madeleine Hachard, growing up during the Nigerian civil war, and using online resources to teach drama. The series is free and open […]

NEH seminar offers K-12 teachers an opportunity for academic study of Muslim American identities

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The academic study of Muslim American history and life is the focus of a summer seminar open to K-12 teachers. Applications are now being accepted for a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Seminar, “Muslim American Identities, Past and Present,” to be held July 12 to Aug. 1, 2015, in Indianapolis. Sixteen teachers from across […]

Curtis awarded for NEH Summer Seminar about Muslim American Identity

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The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) in Washington, D.C, has announced that Edward Curtis, Millennium Chair of the Liberal Arts and professor of religious studies, has been awarded $114,438 to conduct a national seminar for school teachers on “Muslim American Identities, Past and Present.” The three-week seminar, which will take place on the IUPUI […]

New Gifts Endow Economics’ Robert Sandy Seminar Series

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Two gifts to the Department of Economics in the IU School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI have endowed the Robert Sandy Seminar Series, ensuring that economics students and faculty will continue to interact with some of the discipline’s brightest researchers. The gifts were made by professor emeritus of economics Robert Sandy and economics alumnus David […]

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Humanities Intensive Learning and Teaching workshops

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The Humanities Intensive Teaching and Learning (HILT) Institute will be held August 4-8, 2014 on the campus of the University of Maryland. We’ve got an exciting slate of classes taught by incredible instructors. Courses for 2014 include: Project Development led by Simon Appleford, Clemson University and Jennifer Guiliano, MITH Introduction to Web Development, Design, and […]

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Call for applications: Newberry/NEH seminar, “Bridging National Borders in North America”

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A National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Seminar for College and University Faculty Monday, June 2, 2014 to Friday, June 27, 2014 Deadline to apply: March 4, 2014 The Newberry Library’s Dr. William Scholl Center for American History and Culture will host a four-week summer 2014 NEH seminar for college and university faculty that will […]

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President of Christian Theological Seminary to present talk on role of religion in medicine

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Tuesday, October 29, 12:00 – 1:00 PM Emerson Hall Auditorium, Room 304 2013-2014 Medical Humanities and Health Studies Seminar Series Matt Boulton, President and Professor of Theology, Christian Theological Seminary, will deliver a presentation titled, “Your Faith Has Made You Well—Or Has It?: Spiritual and Religious Dimensions of Medical Care and Wellbeing.” For many healthcare professionals […]

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Lecture: Nicholas Rattray, “Altered Bodies and Relocated Dreams: Understanding reintegration and care for student veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan”

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Wednesday, September 18th, 2013 12:00-1:00 pm Campus Center 309 Nicholas Rattray, Ph.D., Adjunct Professor, IUPUI Department of Anthropology Presented by Medical Humanities and Health Studies Seminar Series “Altered Bodies and Relocated Dreams: Understanding reintegration and care for student veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan” This talk will explore issues of community reintegration for student veterans […]