Women Creating Excellence at IUPUI for Women’s History Month

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IUPUI celebrates its commitment to the contributions that women have made through a month’s worth of educational events and activities for Women’s History Month. Women’s History Month can be traced back to 1911, and the first International Women’s Day. In 1980, President Jimmy Carter proclaimed a National Women’s History Week, and then in 1987, Congress […]

IUPUI Common Themes Project Brings Author Phil Cousineau to Campus

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Phil Cousineau, writer, teacher, editor, independent scholar, documentary filmmaker, travel leader, and storyteller, will be coming to the IUPUI Campus Center on November 19 as part of the IUPUI’s Common Theme Project. He lectures frequently on a wide range of topics–from mythology, film, and writing, to beauty, travel, sports, and creativity. He has written more […]

Common Theme filling essential purpose for a focus on tough issues

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For Jane Luzar and Khadija Khaja, “respectful conversation and dialogue” is the glue that holds a large college campus together even when views are completely different. That’s what they envisioned for the Common Theme at IUPUI, launched a year ago to help the campus deal with issues that could lead to polarized discourse in teaching […]

Rev. Harold Good to speak on peace in Northern Ireland and Indianapolis roots

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INDIANAPOLIS — The Rev. Harold Good, an internationally renowned peacemaker, will be at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis on Sept. 10 to speak about Indianapolis and the road to peace in Northern Ireland. As former president of the Methodist Church in Ireland, Good played a key role in Northern Ireland’s peacemaking process. The lecture, at 1 […]