Previously unseen photos of 1989 Tiananmen Square movement are online as IUPUI digital collection

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University Library at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis is making public more than 400 previously unseen black-and-white photographs of the historic student-led 1989 Tiananmen Square pro-democracy movement. The library has digitized photographs taken by an IUPUI professor and added them to the library’s online digital collections. It was April 15, 1989, when Hu Yaobang, the ousted […]

Researching and Teaching Intercultural Competence and 8th Intercultural Rhetoric and Discourse Conference

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International scholars will headline an Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis conference, discussing the role of cultural knowledge and intercultural communication as well as the intersection of language and culture in community settings. The conference aims to help university teachers, school teachers and other professionals adapt the latest thinking about the integration of cultural studies into professional […]

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2014 Italian Film Festival schedule announced

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The Italian program in the Department of World Languages and Cultures at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis will host the Italian Film Festival, April 12 through May 10. The festival showcases nine films, including two documentaries. “Once again the program in Italian brings a taste of Europe to IUPUI and Indianapolis with this year’s edition of […]

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Conference at IUPUI explores transdisciplinary approach to problems with earth’s river systems

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Since the dawn of civilization, access to freshwater, especially in river environments, has helped determine where human populations have flourished on planet Earth. Over the past two centuries — an age that many geologists are now calling the Anthropocene — humans have reshaped the planet’s biophysical systems, threatening the availability of freshwater and consequentially the […]

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2013 call for proposals: Educational and Cultural Affairs Study of the U.S. Institutes for Scholars and Secondary Educators

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Limited Submission URL can be found here. IU Internal Deadline: 11/20/2013 Bureau’s Proposal Deadline: 12/18/2013 Brief Description: Study of the U.S. Institutes are intensive academic programs whose purpose is to provide foreign university faculty, secondary educators, and other scholars the opportunity to deepen their understanding of U.S. society, culture, and institutions. The ultimate goal is […]

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EU ambassador to discuss EU-U.S. transatlantic trade agreement in IUPUI lecture

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The head of the European Union’s delegation to the United States will speak at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis this month. EU Ambassador Joao Vale de Almeida will deliver a guest lecture from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, in the IUPUI Campus Center theater, on the lower level of the center at 450 University […]

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Rachel Armstrong to Deliver Lecture at the Indianapolis Museum of Art on October 30

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The IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute and the Indianapolis Museum of Art will co-sponsor a free public lecture on “living architecture” by TED Fellow Rachel Armstrong on October 30 at 7pm. The event, part of the IAHI’s Lecture & Performance Series and the IMA’s STEM to STEAM Lecture Series, will take place at 7pm in […]

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Bolivian author and poet María Cristina Botelho presentation

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María Cristina Botelho, renowned author of several books of poetry and short stories, will give two presentations on Monday, October 7, 2013. From 12:00 – 1:15 she will be presenting on the culture and politics of her native Bolivia, “Cultura y política de Bolivia,” in CA 211. From 1:30 – 3:00 in CA 508, Ms. […]

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New book by John McCormick makes the case for ‘Why Europe Matters’

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The news coming out of Europe in recent years has not been good: high unemployment, recession, austerity, threatened bank collapses, and speculation that the bold experiment of the euro might be on the verge of collapse. But an IUPUI professor of political science argues that the pessimism is misplaced and it is well past time […]

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Call for applications Paris IAS / Academic year 2014-2015

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Call for applications Paris IAS / Academic year 2014-2015 The Paris Institute for Advanced Study welcomes applications from all over the world from established scholars and scientists in the fields of the humanities, the social sciences and related fields for periods of five or nine months, respectively.  Paris IAS will host  twenty international guest researchers […]