Women’s Philanthropy Leadership Council awards $105,000 in grants to 11 programs on IU campuses

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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — The Indiana University Women’s Philanthropy Leadership Council awarded grants Wednesday totaling $105,000 to 11 programs affiliated with five IU campuses and one regional center. This year marks the council’s fifth grant cycle, with cumulative awards totaling more than $500,000 since 2012. Awards range from $3,000 to $20,000 and support projects to improve […]

Research team at IUPUI develops social app to support Alzheimer’s caregivers

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INDIANAPOLIS — Every day, more than 15 million unpaid caregivers provide care to people with Alzheimer’s disease, with little outside support and often at the risk of their own health. Now a team of researchers, including David Wilkerson at the Indiana University School of Social Work at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, will use an innovation […]

Even major works of art need dusting, including Chihuly’s masterpiece at IU School of Medicine

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It rises 19 feet from the atrium floor of one of the busiest laboratory and classroom buildings on the Indiana University School of Medicine Indianapolis campus. This unique sculpture created by renowned glass artist Dale Chihuly is, well, dusty; it needs cleaning. The luminous structure composed of more than 1,000 glass spheres in shades of […]

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Distinguished IU Professor of Medicine to present talk on origins of echocardiography

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Wednesday, October 30, 12:00 – 1:00PM Emerson Hall Auditorium, 304 Harvey Feigenbaum, MD, Distinguished Professor of Medicine, IU School of Medicine, will present a talk titled, “History of Echocardiography: How to introduce something new in medicine.” Echocardiography as we know it today began at Indiana University School of Medicine in the fall of 1963, exactly […]