New Joint NEH and Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellowship Opportunity Encourages Digital Research In the Humanities

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WASHINGTON (February 29, 2016) — The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the two largest funders of humanities research in the United States, today announced a new joint fellowship opportunity to support high-quality “born digital” research in the humanities. NEH-Mellon Fellowships for Digital Publication seek to encourage scholars engaged […]

IUPUI to host regional for Scripps National Spelling Bee; winner goes to nationals

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INDIANAPOLIS — Thirty-one area students will compete for the privilege of representing Indiana in the 2016 Scripps National Spelling Bee during the regional competition taking place at 12:15 p.m. Sunday, March 6, at the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Campus Center Theater, 420 University Blvd. The Indiana University School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI and the […]

Herron School of Art and Design reprising ‘Herron Open: Mini Golf Mega Art’ fundraiser

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INDIANAPOLIS – It’s back, and it promises to be better than ever. The nine holes of miniature golf and original visual art known as the Herron Open: Mini Golf Mega Art will take place April 2 at the Herron School of Art and Design’s Eskenazi Fine Arts Center, 1410 Indiana Ave. The fundraiser — first […]

Library archivist’s original research is now tell-all book on Civil War government spying

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INDIANAPOLIS — While he’s no Edward Snowden, IUPUI University Library archivist Stephen Towne has blown the whistle on little-known facts about government surveillance of civilian activities — during the Civil War. Towne’s book, “Surveillance and Spies in the Civil War: Exposing Confederate Conspiracies in America’s Heartland,” presents original research on a topic that few others, […]

Award-winning Photographer Greg Constantine Visits Indianapolis on March 22

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Join the IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute for a presentation, discussion and book signing by award-winning photographer and Indianapolis native, Greg Constantine about his critically acclaimed photography book Nowhere People. DATE: March 22 TIME: 7:00pm LOCATION: IUPUI Campus Center Theater; 420 University Blvd.; Indianapolis, IN 46202 PARKING: Vermont St. Garage (1004 W. Vermont St.) or Barnhill Garage (345 […]

IUPUI professor’s musical recording featured in Oscar-nominated film ‘The Revenant’

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INDIANAPOLIS — A musical recording by an Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis faculty member is featured in the Oscar-nominated movie “The Revenant.” Scott Deal, a professor of music in the Department of Music and Arts Technology in the School of Engineering and Technology and director of The Donald Tavel Arts and Technology Research Center, and a […]

IUPUI Research Day 2016 | Keynote Presentation by Jon Hamilton, Science Correspondent at NPR News

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Date: April 8, 2016 Time: 9am-3pm Location: IUPUI Campus Center Register here. The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research invites you to the 2016 IUPUI Research Day. This is IUPUI’s Open House celebration of its cutting-edge and multifaceted research and scholarly activities. The Research Day events begin in the morning with presentations by the […]