Developing Diverse Researchers with InVestigative Expertise (DRIVE) Applications Available Now

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The DRIVE program is designed to enhance the diversity and research and creative activity mission of IUPUI. Faculty from historically underrepresented populations, usually defined as African-American, Latino-American, Native American, Pacific Islanders, and women are particularly encouraged to apply. The DRIVE program supports projects that have the potential for sustainability through external funding. Deadline: March 2, […]

IUPUI is a three-peat winner: Campus receives award for exemplary diversity initiatives

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INDIANAPOLIS — For the third year in a row, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis was selected to receive the 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award from Insight Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education. As a recipient of this national award that honors U.S. colleges and universities that demonstrate an […]

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 […]

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Call for nominations: 2013 Dr. Joseph T. Taylor Award for Excellence in Diversity

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In honor of Dr. Joseph T. Taylor, the first dean of the IU School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI, this is a call for nominations and applications for the 14th annual IUPUI Excellence in Diversity Awards. The awards will be conferred by Chancellor Charles R. Bantz during the 25th Annual Joseph T. Taylor Symposium on […]

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Karen Dace to be appointed IUPUI vice chancellor for diversity, equity and inclusion

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Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Chancellor and IU Executive Vice President Charles R. Bantz has announced Karen Dace as IUPUI’s next vice chancellor for diversity, equity and inclusion effective Sept. 3, pending approval by the Indiana University Board of Trustees. Dace, who most recently served as deputy chancellor in the Division of Diversity, Access and Equity […]