Diversity Leadership Conference on November 1 to stream live
A live stream of the conference events being held in the IU Auditorium--including a powwow drumming exhibition, keynote address, and "Revolution Emergent Theatre/Actor Talk Back"--will be accessible on Saturday, November 1.
IU Traditional Powwow is lead event for Native American Heritage Month
The IU Fourth Annual Traditional Powwow will take place Nov. 1 and 2. Many other events are planned.
IU researchers awarded grant for Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act training
IU researchers receive grant to study the professional training that scholars receive related to understanding, appreciating and complying with the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act.
Four honored with IU School of Education Distinguished Alumni Awards
Among the honorees are Shaun Harper, whose research on race and gender in education has been recognized by numerous organizations, and Stanley Warren, retired dean of academic affairs and professor of education at DePauw University and the former associate dean and director of black studies.
A mentoring groove: IU Soul Revue uses music to connect with Memphis high schoolers
The goal is to teach the students “what they need to be successful, not just as artists, but as scholars,” said Tyron Cooper, director of the IU Soul Revue. “It’s a wonderful feeder system for the Soul Revue and IU.”
Lawyers of Color magazine places IU McKinney among top five law schools in Midwest
Lawyers of Color magazine's 2014 edition of "The Black Student's Guide to Law Schools" looks at placement rates for graduates and percentages of black students and faculty.
NAACP president speaks of setbacks, hope for the future
Cornell William Brooks, national NAACP president, was the keynote speaker at the Indiana NAACP State Conference scholarships and awards banquet, one of the final events of the convention held in the Bloomington/Monroe County Convention Center Oct. 24-26, 2014.
Funding available for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day service projects
Don't miss this opportunity. Application deadline is 5 p.m., Monday, November 10, 2014.
Indiana University conference draws public-service-minded students from diverse backgrounds
With a goal of “moving the world forward,” more than 80 students from a range of racial, ethnic, and economic backgrounds converged on IU for a conference that introduced them to careers in public service. Marsialle Arbuckle, executive director of Detroit’s Center for Urban Youth and Family Development, presented the keynote address.
IU Bloomington Provost Robel to visit, strengthen ties in South America
IU Bloomington Provost Lauren Robel will travel to South America to strengthen university partnerships, discuss new collaborations with leading institutions and organizations, and foster relationships with alumni in Brazil and Chile.
Julian Bond presents keynote at launch of IU School of Education's Inspire Living-Learning Center
The Indiana University School of Education formally marked the launch of the Inspire Living-Learning Center with a ceremony featuring remarks from civil rights activist and former NAACP president Julian Bond.
Supreme Court denies to hear appeals case, Ind. gay marriage legal
The Monroe County Clerk’s Office confirmed that it is issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
Asian Culture Center celebrates sweet 16
The IU ACC celebrated its 16th birthday on October 3 with a free lunch and a panel discussion about the past, present, and future of the center and diversity on campus.
IUPUI is a three-peat winner: Campus receives award for exemplary diversity initiatives
For the third year in a row, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis was selected to receive the 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award from Insight Into Diversity magazine.
Black faculty, students come together as IU builds diverse community
IU alumni, professors and staff officially welcomed more than 60 incoming students to campus. The annual pinning ceremony helps students acquire mentors on campus.
IUN marks 50th anniversary of TRIO program
What began as three programs -- Upward Bound, Talent Search, and Student Support Services -- to help American students has blossomed into an array of programs and services that colleges and universities can tailor to their needs.
IU's Culture of Care on Big Ten Network
Students created Culture of Care to educate fellow students about the importance of helping their peers facing personal crises such as drug or alcohol abuse or sexual harassment. Indiana University launches comprehensive Student Welfare Initiative.
Pre-Powwow Talk "Get Up and Dance: The Evolution of Modern Powwow Culture"
03:30 p.m. - 04:30 p.m.
Friday, October 31, 2014
Glenn A. Black Laboratory of Archaeology, 423 N Fess St, Bloomington
Indiana University 4th Annual Traditional Powwow
Saturday, November 01, 2014
Indiana Memorial Union Alumni Hall, 900 E. 7th St., Bloomington
Diversity Leadership Conference
08:00 a.m. - 05:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 01, 2014
Indiana Memorial Union
Quarryland Men's Chorus
07:30 p.m. - 09:30 p.m.
Monday, November 03, 2014
First United Church, 2420 E 3rd St, Bloomington
Gamma Phi Omega Study Tables
06:00 p.m. - 08:00 p.m.
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
La Casa Latino Cultural Center, 715 E. 7th St., Bloomington
Over a Cup of Tea presents Conversations on Race: "The Color of Success and the Origins of the Model Minority"
07:00 p.m. - 08:00 p.m.
Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Asian Culture Center
FAB/GROWTH Event #6 - Faculty & Student Etiquette Dinner
06:00 p.m. - 08:00 p.m.
Thursday, November 06, 2014