Panel and Workshop: RISE Day

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Date: November 6, 2015 Time: 10:30 AM-2:30 PM Location: University Library, Lilly Auditorium Get your free tickets here. RISE Day will be a gathering of students, faculty/staff, and community partners that will include a keynote address by Dr. Paul Mullins, lunch, a student poster session highlighting a variety of RISE experiences, and a Q&A panel […]

IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute Open House

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What are you doing on September 30 between 10:30 and 1:00? Surely, whatever it is will be better after you’ve grabbed a coffee and bagel at the IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute’s Open House. While you’re here, check out our art collection, chat with us about our grant programs, and meet faculty and staff from […]

Paluzzi, others, will get their online due thanks to new Donald Prell Fellowship in Art History

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Donald Prell, 91, met Herron alumnus Rinaldo Paluzzi during an exhibition in Los Angeles. “I purchased one of his paintings in September 1960 for $360,” said Prell, “which in today’s dollars would be $2,875.” Prell observed that Paluzzi’s body of work is impressive. He called on Herron via email to inquire as to why there […]

IUPUI library collaborates to create digital collection honoring Allison Transmission’s centennial

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INDIANAPOLIS — As part of ongoing efforts to preserve and share the history of Allison Transmission in honor of the manufacturer’s centennial in 2015, Allison and University Library at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis have collaborated in the creation of a new digital collection. The project, executed by the University Library Center for Digital Scholarship, enables […]

Award-winning novelists and poets headline Reiberg Reading Series at IUPUI

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The Spring 2015 Rufus & Louise Reiberg Reading Series at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis kicks off Thursday, March 5, with Emily Gray Tedrowe reading from her works, including the recently published second novel, “Blue Stars.” Tedrowe’s first novel, “Commuters,” was listed as a Best New Paperback by Entertainment Weekly, an IndieNext Notable pick and a […]

‘Al-Mutanabbi Street’ symposium at IUPUI features reading by novelist Randa Jarrar

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Award-winning novelist Randa Jarrar will conclude the fall Rufus & Louise Reiberg Reading Series with a presentation at the Herron School of Art & Design Basile Auditorium as part of the Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here Symposium at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. Jarrar’s reading at 7 p.m. Nov. 17 is free, but registration is required . […]

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 […]

Indianapolis Motor Speedway and IUPUI bring racing history to life online

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In partnership with the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS), IUPUI University Library brings 100 years of track history to life through a collection of free online audio stories. The short oral histories offer race insights and commentary and are accompanied by photographs of some of the most important moments in the life of the Indianapolis 500. […]

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Grilled cheese at the center of the newest IUPUI University Library sculpture

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In a playful sculpture of floating cartoon-like images, artist Michael Helsley chooses a favorite comfort food — grilled cheese — to take the edge off his grief, represented by five rocks and a bear. The mobile-style sculpture, installed in the University Library atrium, tells of Helsley’s journey of discovery following a personal time of grief. […]