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IUPUI student designs safe house for children in Swaziland

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An interior design student at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis has designed a “safe house” that will be built to protect child-led families in the Kingdom of Swaziland in southern Africa who desperately need safe places to live. A full-sized section of the safe house, built by the Indiana/Kentucky/Ohio Regional Council of Carpenters, will be unveiled […]

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Droege, Tennant, Maultsby receive President’s Medal from IU

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Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie presented the President’s Medal for Excellence to three professors Oct. 8 at the university’s Academic Excellence Dinner. Those receiving medals were Anthony Droege, professor emeritus of art at Indiana University South Bend; Phillip Tennant, who retired in June from IUPUI’s Herron School of Art and Design; and Portia Maultsby, […]

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Herron well-represented in upcoming Indiana State Museum’s exhibit “Fearless Furniture”

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Nearly 85 percent of Indiana’s dentists were trained on the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis campus. Nearly half of the state’s lawyers have their legal roots on the IUPUI campus. Now an upcoming museum exhibit reveals many of the state’s “best of the best” furniture artists also have IUPUI academic roots. The “Fearless Furniture” exhibit opens […]