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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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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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Saturday event offers info on Engineering

VIDEO: Engineering at UIndy Prospective students and their families can learn more about UIndy’s expanding roster of Engineering programs during Saturday’s Engineering Information Day. Classes will begin in Fall 2016 for the new four-year bachelor’s degree programs in Software Engineering and Industrial & Systems Engineering, designed to meet growing industry demand. UIndy will continue to offer […]

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In the news: Art & Design, Mayoral Archives

Mayor Greg Ballard looks on as UIndy Professor Gregory Reinhardt discusses the military service of his late father, World War II Marine combat artist T.L. Harby, subject of the current exhibition in the Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center Gallery. Not every gallery opening draws a visit from the mayor, but this was a special art show on a special […]

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Nov. 18 fair offers info on graduate programs

Current students and the general public can learn more about master’s, doctoral and graduate certificate programs at UIndy during the Graduate Programs Fair on Nov. 18. The university offers more than 30 graduate degree programs in the health sciences, business, education, the humanities, the physical sciences and other fields. Many courses are available in evening, […]

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Anti-violence activist pastor to speak Tuesday

The Rev. Charles R. Harrison, president of the Indianapolis Ten Point Coalition and a leading voice against violent crime in the city, will speak Tuesday night at UIndy. His talk, “From Violence to Community: The Ten Point Coalition Against Racial Violence,” will begin at 8 p.m. in Schwitzer Student Center’s McCleary Chapel. The appearance is sponsored by […]

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Alum to discuss role in major fossil discovery

Zachary Throckmorton, part of team that identified new hominin species Homo naledi, will return to campus Nov. 19 for a public presentation The University of Indianapolis will welcome back one of its graduates Nov. 19 to discuss his role in a recent scientific breakthrough: the identification of a previously unknown ancient relative of modern humans. The […]

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Gallery show to feature WWII combat artist

UIndy professor’s father chronicled military life during Pacific campaign WATCH: WISH-TV report with Mayor Greg Ballard READ: Daily Journal story/interview A U.S. Marine Corps combat artist’s images of military life during World War II are the focus of an exhibition opening Nov. 9 in UIndy’s Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center Gallery. Private First Class T.L. Harby […]

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