Herron announces the Think It Make It Lab, where art, design and technology converge

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With the aim of merging technology with traditional creative processes, Herron School of Art and Design announces The Think It Make It Lab, a new physical space that will help art and design students, and others on the IUPUI campus, become better informed about the broad applications of design, production and fabrication in a variety […]

IU School of Informatics and Computing faculty member explores story telling in e-book

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Telling stories has been an integral part of culture, history and the human experience. That’s not changing any time soon, even if technology affects the way stories reach audiences, said an Indiana University faculty member who explored storytelling in a recently published e-book, “Once Upon a Digital Story, A Modern Approach to an Ancient Art.” […]

IU investing $7 million for new complexity institute

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IU has announced the establishment of the Indiana University Network Science Institute, or IUNI. The $7 million initiative will bring together many of the university’s top minds to explore and embrace the challenge of understanding complex networks that underlie large-scale systems, including the environment, economics, technology and human health. “Today, more than ever before, exploring the […]

Grant Opportunity: NSF Partnerships for Innovation: Building Innovation Capacity

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This grant supports academe-industry partnerships, which are led by an interdisciplinary academic research team with a least one industry partner to build technological, human, and service system innovation capacity. These partnerships focus on the integration of technologies into a specified human-centered smart service system with the potential to achieve transformational change in an existing service […]

2014 Barlow Lecture in the Humanities explores ‘The Future History of the Book’

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INDIANAPOLIS — Is there a need to fear the death of the book in this age of digital readers? This is the question that will guide the 2014 John D. Barlow Lecture in the Humanities at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis on Oct. 29. The event is free and open to the public. Kathleen Fitzpatrick, director […]

Funding Opportunities for Research Commercialization and Economic Success (FORCES)

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The FORCES program is designed to support IUPUI researchers in the successful transformation of their research findings into commercially viable outcomes. The key goals of FORCES are to support: 1) realization of short-term projects that will enhance commercial value of IUPUI intellectual property assets, by facilitating commercialization of inventions, technologies, or other intellectual property derived […]

Learning Environments Grant

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Through the awarding of small grants, the Learning Environments Grant (LEG) supports the creation of innovative, engaging formal and informal learning environments that meet the needs of both faculty and students. Proposals will be ranked on the following criterion: The project must have a demonstrable positive impact on learning The number of students who will benefit […]

Library dean’s ‘landmark’ article chosen for College & Research Libraries 75th anniversary issue

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Readers of College & Research Libraries have selected an article written by IUPUI University Library Dean David W. Lewis as one of seven “landmark” articles to be published in a special journal for the association’s 75th anniversary. Originally published in July 1988, Lewis’ article “Inventing the Electronic University” foreshadowed many of the key technologies, such […]

Rachel Armstrong

Rachel Armstrong to Deliver Lecture at the Indianapolis Museum of Art on October 30

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The IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute and the Indianapolis Museum of Art will co-sponsor a free public lecture on “living architecture” by TED Fellow Rachel Armstrong on October 30 at 7pm. The event, part of the IAHI’s Lecture & Performance Series and the IMA’s STEM to STEAM Lecture Series, will take place at 7pm in […]