The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the race-conscious admissions program at the University of Texas, saying that the plan taking race into consideration as one factor of admission is constitutional. Click here for more details.
IU doctoral candidate hosts weekly radio program exploring and celebrating her Native American heritage
Meet the doctoral candidate who is celebrating and exploring her Navajo heritage through radio broadcasting.
Memorable Performance at Carnegie Hall
The Indiana University South Bend Chorale and Chamber Choirs, along with the South Bend Symphonic Choir, performed at Carnegie Hall in New York City on Sunday, May 8.
Marvin Lynn, dean of the IU South Bend School of Education, visits University of South Africa
Marvin Lynn will be visiting the University of South Africa in Pretoria, South Africa next week to give a series of lectures on educational research.
Cultural, Academic Support Units Celebrate Graduates
Cultural and academic support units within Indiana University’s Office of the Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Multicultural Affairs (OVPDEMA) have announced their scheduled year-end events.
IU scholarships awarded at Center for Leadership Development event
Indiana University’s Hudson and Holland Scholars Program, in partnership with the Center for Leadership Development (CLD), awarded scholarships during CLD’s 36th Annual Minority Achievement Awards & Scholarship Gala.
“I’m very grateful for all the guidance and assistance that I’ve received from those individuals throughout my journey,” said Crystal Boston-Clay. “I would not be where I am today, had it not been for their support from my undergrad all the way through my terminal degree.”
Won-Joon Yoon Scholarship Recipients Announced
The Office of the Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Multicultural Affairs (OVPDEMA) is pleased to announce Stephanie Huezo, Mercedes Jones, Daniel Metz and Jessica Troxel as the winners of the 2015–16 Won-Joon Yoon Scholarship.
IU faculty member Lee Hamilton to deliver speech at Baccalaureate ceremony
Indiana University faculty member and former longtime Indiana congressman Lee Hamilton will speak at this year’s Baccalaureate, an interfaith celebration of academic achievement.
New Tavis Smiley scholarships will go to African-American students enrolling at Indiana University
Broadcaster and author Tavis Smiley is establishing new scholarships at his alma mater, the Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs.
Indiana University mourns David Baker, distinguished professor and jazz legend
The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music is deeply saddened to announce the death of David N. Baker, distinguished professor of music and Jazz Studies Department chair emeritus, at the age of 84. For visitation details please click here. Remembrances of Baker may be left at the blog created in his honor by the Jacobs School of Music.
Intersectionality: IU Latina Film Festival and Conference
Click here for the schedule, bios, and more about the film fest! The third Latino Film Festival and Conference will put Latina filmmakers, actresses, and Latina film scholars at the center.
Please check the blog post about La CASA's garden. What did you eat for dinner last night? How about this morning for breakfast? Have you been to Fourth Street’s “Restaurant Row” lately? Whether you’re on or off of IU’s meal plan, food is something we all can talk about, even as we have different palates and preferences.
Please watch the interview here. Brandon Washington is a graduate student at Indiana University working in the Office of Admissions. Washington helps recruit students to IU, where he has flourished, thanks in part to former Colts quarterback Peyton Manning.