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SATURDAY: Lugar address open to public

Longtime senator will discuss international challenges facing U.S. As foreign policy becomes a leading issue in the 2016 presidential race, one of America’s most respected voices on international affairs returns to the University of Indianapolis to share his insights on current tensions around the world. Former U.S. Sen. Richard Lugar will deliver the keynote address Saturday at […]

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Student-Directed Productions open Friday

UIndy students will put their full range of theatrical skills on display when the Department of Theatre presents its annual Student-Directed Productions, opening Friday in Esch Hall’s intimate Studio Theatre. The SDPs are selected, cast, directed and sometimes even written by students, who also supervise lighting, design and construction, putting their classroom theory to use […]

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#GivingTuesday: Support UIndy, help needy

If you make it through Black Friday and Cyber Monday, don’t forget to express your gratitude and share a little warmth on #GivingTuesday. Marking its fourth annual observance Dec. 1, #GivingTuesday is a global campaign fueled by social media that promotes personal philanthropy and end-of-year charitable giving. Gifts to the University of Indianapolis support a range of programs and investments that benefit students, […]

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Summer 2016 courses available for viewing

Applications are being accepted now for summer classes at the University of Indianapolis, where more than 200 undergraduate courses will be available in a compressed, affordable format that helps students advance academically while still enjoying a break from their regular schedules. Whether enrolled full-time at UIndy or other institutions, students take summer courses to get ahead in their […]

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Street changes will add parking, ease traffic

Starting next week, Windermire Street on the south side of campus will shift to one-way travel, and a new “reverse angle” parking layout will add more than 40 spaces. (Click map to enlarge.) Video shows proper approach, benefits of reverse angle parking In a move to add parking spaces, ease traffic flow, and create a safer campus, some changes […]

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University supporter honored for philanthropy

Yvonne Shaheen is retired as CEO of Long Electric Co. and has served as a leader and volunteer with many local nonprofit organizations. Longtime University of Indianapolis trustee and supporter Yvonne Shaheen has been recognized for her generosity and civic leadership with a statewide Lifetime Achievement Award, presented Wednesday by the Association of Fundraising Professionals-Indiana Chapter at its annual Indiana […]

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UIndy to present jazz take on ‘Nutcracker Suite’

UIndy Jazz Studies students and faculty will be joined by local professionals Dec. 7 to perform the Duke Ellington-Billy Strayhorn adaptation of “The Nutcracker Suite.” LISTEN: UIndy’s Freddie Mendoza on WFYI’s “The Art of the Matter” (starts 15:30) Dec. 7 concert features Ellington-Strayhorn adaptation of holiday classic The University of Indianapolis will inject a dose […]

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University mourns loss of alumnus and trustee

Ron and Laura Strain met as students at the University of Indianapolis, then known as Indiana Central University, and later became trustees and key supporters of the institution. Ron died Monday after an illness. The University of Indianapolis community lost one of its pillars Monday with the death of Alumnus and University Trustee Ronald “Ron” […]

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CAC contributes to WFYI aging documentary

Watch the trailer UIndy’s Center for Aging & Community played a key role in the development of a new WFYI television documentary on issues facing older adults. “Baby Boom to Aging Boom: Indiana at the Crossroads” premieres at 7:30 p.m. Thursday on WFYI 1. The 30-minute program includes segments on transportation, nutrition and hunger, financial security […]

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Counseling Center wins statewide award

UIndy’s Counseling Center for Growth and Development has received the 2015 Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award from the Indiana Psychological Association. The award recognizes workplaces that exemplify the link between employee well-being and organizational performance by promoting work-life balance, health and safety, and employee involvement, growth and development. UIndy’s center, which offers individual and group counseling […]

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