25 IU faculty from five campuses earn New Frontiers in Arts and Humanities grants

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On the heels of President Michael A. McRobbie’s announcement as part of Indiana University’s Bicentennial Strategic Plan of continued funding for the New Frontiers in the Arts and Humanities program, Vice President for Research Jorge José has named 25 more faculty members to receive New Frontiers grants. Considered one of the largest internally funded university […]

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Health Communication Ph.D. launched

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The Department of Communication Studies in the IU School of Liberal Arts at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis is now accepting applications for its newest post-graduate degree: a doctorate in health communication. The new degree program opens in fall 2014. Academically well-prepared and highly motivated individuals interested in the study of health communication are invited to […]

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‘Woman President’ authors examine factors that have kept women out of the White House

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In Woman President: Confronting Postfeminist Political Culture, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis professor Kristina Horn Sheeler and Colorado State University professor Karrin Vasby Anderson examine the 2008 candidacies of Clinton and Palin, and presidential campaigns of other women, along with campaign public addresses, political journalism and punditry, political humor, and television and movie depictions of female presidents. […]