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[Video: Close-up of spikes of wheat waving gently in the wind]
[Video: Legs of woman wearing blue jeans and tall blue rubber boots walking toward a vehicle parked in a grassy area]
[Video: Close-up of the back window of a truck travelling down the road with a blue sky and farm
in the distance]
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Narrator Meryl Streep: Imagine the world that this one
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Meryl Streep: could become.
[Video: Close-up of a baby’s head on soft white surface wearing a smocked, ruffled pink shirt staring into the camera]
Meryl Streep: The world that future generations might inherit.
[Video: Silhouette of young boy holding a basketball he’s about to bounce and a taller man standing next to him with a basketball goal in the distance and a twilight sky with a plane flying in
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Meryl Streep: Picture a world that’s safe,
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Meryl Streep: healthy,
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Indianapolis in the far distance]
Meryl Streep: open.
[Video: Close-up view facing the entrance to the Indiana Government Center looking down the street to the Indiana State Capitol in the distance.]
Meryl Streep: Where leaders are conscientious
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Meryl Streep: and able.
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Meryl Streep: Where dreamers can dream even bigger.
[Video: Young girl wearing an Indiana t-shirt, shorts, and running shoes sitting in the grass with her back propped-up against a tree trunk and her legs bent holding a notebook in her lap with tall
trees and street lights in the background staring out at the landscape deep in thought.]
Meryl Streep: What if we could make this world
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Meryl Streep: our world?
[Video: Young girl wearing a lose fitting pink shirt running and another young girl wearing a peach shirt and white shorts running behind her with a limestone building in the background}
Meryl Streep: What if you could start today? It starts right now.
[Video: Close-up of young boy with brown tightly curled ringlets sitting on the pavement at the edge of the fountain gazing with a look of joy and amazement and a young teen girl in red Indiana
shirt sitting near him in the background]
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[Video: Black and white close-up of a female student’s face with long straight hair smiling at the camera]
Meryl Streep: It starts with you.
Female student: And it starts with your support of Indiana University. You, you can create a brighter future for all.
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Male student: You will help us reach new heights of achievement.
[Video: Two male students brush hands in greeting as they pass through the Sample Gates going in opposite directions with male and female students strolling in the background]
Meryl Streep: You will make it possible for
[Video: Close-up of a male student with a white tassel hanging from his graduation cap smiling next to a blurred image of another student next to him.
Meryl Streep: the best,
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Meryl Streep: brightest students to access
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Meryl Streep: the world-class education
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Meryl Streep: that IU provides.
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Meryl Streep: You’ll empower
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Meryl Streep: students to give back to their communities
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Meryl Streep: in meaningful, life-changing ways.
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Male student: You will create new generations of global leaders.
[Video: Female student smiling and interacting with woman wearing a blue sari and pale pink scarf on her head with an older adult male sitting in the background looking on]
Meryl Streep: With your support, our students will have
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Meryl Streep: the global experiences that give them a sense
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Meryl Streep: of the world.
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Meryl Streep: And the ability to carve out their place in it.
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Meryl Streep: You’ll help IU
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Meryl Streep: strengthen its partnerships
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Meryl Streep: with academic, professional, and civic organizations around the world.
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Meryl Streep: And you’ll give IU students,
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Meryl Streep: faculty, and alumni perspectives
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Meryl Streep: and the voice they need to solve global problems.
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Female professor: You will help us teach and inspire the learners of tomorrow.
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Meryl Streep: You’ll equip
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Meryl Streep: IU faculty
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Meryl Streep: with the resources
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Meryl Streep: and spaces they need
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Meryl Streep: to prepare students
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Meryl Streep: to contribute
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Meryl Streep: to a stronger
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Meryl Streep: more vibrant society.
[Video: Male medical researcher in a suit and tie surrounded by three females and a male wearing white medical jackets with medical equipment in the background]
Male researcher: You will allow us to bring new hope to those who suffer.
Meryl Streep: Through your generosity
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Meryl Streep: Indiana University will
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Meryl Streep: give millions of people
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Meryl Streep: the opportunity to live
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Meryl Streep: longer lives
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Meryl Streep: free from the threat of debilitating diseases.
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Meryl Streep: And expand what we know about
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Meryl Streep: human life and how it functions.
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Female community member: You will strengthen our communities.
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Meryl Streep: You will make it possible for students
[Video: Student wearing a backpack shaking hands with the Hermann B Wells statue on IU Bloomington campus]
Meryl Streep: from all over Indiana
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Meryl Streep: to get an IU degree right in their home communities.
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Meryl Streep: You will enable IU’s eight campuses
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Meryl Streep: to ensure our students continue
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Meryl Streep: to contribute to countless communities
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Meryl Streep: across Indiana
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Meryl Streep: and around the world.
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Male professor/researcher: You will help us fulfill our promise for the future.
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Meryl Streep: It’s because of you that we will drive the practical solutions
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Meryl Streep: that support
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Meryl Streep: the health of our environment.
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Meryl Streep: To tackle the problems of today
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Meryl Streep: and the grand challenges of tomorrow.
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Female student: It’s your gift that creates the resources
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Male student: that shift the thinking
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Professor: that equip the learners.
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Male researcher #1: who become the leaders,
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Female community member: who bring the perspectives
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Male researcher #2: that open the opportunities
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Child: that create new possibilities
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Child: for all.
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Meryl Streep: For all
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Meryl Streep: we can imagine
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Meryl Streep: we can inspire.
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Meryl Streep: For all
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Meryl Streep: we can make possible.
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Meryl Streep: For all who
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Meryl Streep: shaped our first two hundred years.
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Meryl Streep: For all who shape our next century.
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Meryl Streep: For All: The Indiana University Bicentennial Campaign