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IUPUI rates second in the U.S., and 28th in the world, in UN Sustainable Development Goals

Times Higher Education impact rankings released. In terms of of sustainable development goals (SDGs), IUPUI rates number two in the US and number 28th in the world according to the Times Higher Education impact rankings released Tuesday. But what, exactly, are sustainable development goals? According to the UN, sustainable development “meets the needs of the […]

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Killing the Sexually Transmitted Microbes: German Scientists’ Research into the Sexual Cause of Neonatal Conjunctivitis

The IUPUI School of Liberal Arts Dept. of Medical Humanities and Health Studies has announced that Teresa Hoard-Jackson, a doctoral student at IU, Bloomington, will present a history lecture, ‘Killing the Sexually Transmitted Microbes: German Scientists’ Research into the Sexual Cause of Neonatal Conjunctivitis’, co-sponsored by the John Shaw Billings History of Medicine Society, Ruth […]

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New Africana Studies Center and Scholarship Affirm IUPUI’s Commitment to Community and History

Originally appeared in News at IUPUI As part of its long-standing efforts to create a diverse and inclusive campus and combat systemic racism, IUPUI is announcing two new initiatives designed to support and strengthen the Black community in Indianapolis. The university is establishing the Center for Africana Studies and Culture through the School of Liberal Arts […]

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Tamela Eitle Named Dean of the School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI

Tamela Eitle has been named dean of the School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI effective Jan. 1, subject to approval by the IU Board of Trustees. Eitle most recently served as vice provost for curriculum, accreditation and assessment at Montana State University, providing strategic contributions to the leadership of academic, faculty and student affairs while […]

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Madame C.J. Walker’s Gospel of Giving

On Monday, October 27 at 7 pm EST, Rutgers University’s distinguished historian and Africana Studies scholar Tiffany M. Gill, Ph.D. and Tyrone Freeman will be in conversation on Black women’s generosity and common themes between Africana Studies, Black Women’s History, and Philanthropic Studies. Register here: http://bit.ly/FreemanEvent Assistant Professor of Philanthropic Studies at the Lilly School of Philanthropy, Tyrone […]

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IU Delivers $9.9 Billion Impact on State, High Return on Investment for Students and Taxpayers

From News at IU Indiana University added $9.9 billion in income to Indiana’s economy in FY 2018-19 through its investments in the educational success of its students, research and innovation, and engagement in the economic development, health and well-being of Hoosier communities across the state. Expressed in terms of employment, IU’s impact supported 151,015 jobs, […]

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Manon Voice at Vonnegut Library’s Banned Books Week (and more)

During Banned Books week, spoken word artist Manon Voice will be the activist in residence who engages with visitors at The Kurt Vonnegut Museum and Library during Banned Books week, from Sept. 27 – October 3. Manon has become a well-known spoken-word artist in Indianapolis, where she grew up. In addition, she is also a […]

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IU invests in 31 research projects exploring racial justice, announces gender equity task force

From News at IU Tackling pandemics new and old, Indiana University is investing in additional racial justice research and is creating a task force to address the negative impact COVID-19 has had on female researchers at IU. The university is funding 31 research projects exploring racial justice, including the pandemic’s impact on Black-owned businesses, a […]

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Fall IUPUI Diversity Speaker Series webinars

The fall 2020 IUPUI Diversity Speaker series is confirmed and will take place online this year. We thought we’d publish this list just a little bit early, so you have plenty of time to mark your calendar for these engaging and wonderful speakers! Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, 6:00 p.m. HTTPS://IU.ZOOM.US/J/99053582144 Kat Lazo is the Internet’s […]

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Staff Picks: Music Edition with Jordan Brinker-Saigaonkar

During quarantine, the staff at the IAHI have been busy both in and out of the “office” and have been staying sane with some much needed music. We’ve compiled a list of our favorite jams that keep us focused, calm or put us in a dancing mood! Today’s list is brought to you by Jordan […]