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Dinner Theatre to present British comedy

Sophomore Josh Kruze and senior Morgan Jackson lead the cast of Out of Order, a Dinner Theatre production opening Feb. 19 in Schwitzer Student Center. A celebrated British farce is this season’s dinner production from the University of Indianapolis Department of Theatre. Out of Order by Ray Cooney, winner of the 1991 Laurence Olivier Award […]

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Public arts symposium generates big ideas

Keira Amstutz, executive director of Indiana Humanities, kicks off a discussion session at today’s Richard M. Fairbanks Symposium on Civic Leadership at UIndy, titled Building Vibrant Cities Through Art. See more photos on Facebook and other highlights on Twitter at #buildindyarts. A capacity crowd of more than 200 arts professionals and community leaders from Indiana and surrounding states […]

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Archives feature ‘Public Art in Indianapolis’

Then-Mayor William Hudnut speaks at the 1989 dedication of sculptor John Spaulding’s “Jammin’ on the Avenue,” commemorating Indianapolis’ jazz heritage. (University of Indianapolis Mayoral Archives image) A new online feature from UIndy’s Mayoral Archives traces the efforts of Indianapolis leaders to employ the arts as a tool of urban renewal. Public Art in Indianapolis, 1967-2007 pulls key images and […]

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Provost’s Lecture: Reforming a Belizean prison

Belize Central Prison was intimidating at first for the UIndy student-researchers who visited in 2014, but even more students are signed up for a return trip in May. REGISTER TO ATTEND Professors to recount student research project in Central America Driving up to Belize Central Prison for the first time was a bit scary for 12 […]

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VIDEO: UIndy looks back at eventful January

Students returned from Winter Break to a campus teeming with activity. Here’s a look at just some of the UIndy news and events of January 2016.

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In the news: Music, forensic science, poli sci

This week’s issue of our local Southside Times carries an interesting preview of an upcoming multimedia concert presentation developed by UIndy’s Dr. Rebecca Sorley, professor and director of student support for the Department of Music. Celebrating the History of Indiana through Music marks Indiana’s bicentennial year with a program of Hoosier composers, from underappreciated women of the ragtime era to the […]

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High schoolers to get head start on college

From left at today’s announcement are Perry Meridian High School Principal Rolland Abraham, Perry Township Superintendent Thomas Little Jr., Vincennes University President Chuck Johnson and UIndy President Robert Manuel. UIndy, Vincennes University, Perry Meridian High School announce partnership on new ‘1+3’ Early College program In the news: WISH-TV, Inside Indiana Business, University Business A growing number of Indianapolis teens […]

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Registration now open for Summer Classes

Registration opens today for the University of Indianapolis’ growing catalog of Summer Classes, which enable students from UIndy and other accredited universities to use their summers strategically to advance and enrich their education. The offerings include more than 200 introductory and upper-level courses in fields such as business, mathematics, the sciences, the arts and the […]

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Partners to announce education initiative

Leaders from the University of Indianapolis, Vincennes University and Perry Meridian High School will gather Wednesday to announce a strategic education initiative to benefit local high school students. The announcement and contract signing will take place at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Falcon’s Nest room at the high school. Speakers will include Perry Meridian students as well […]

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Exhibition traces start of public art in Indy

These prints by artist Roland Hobart were commissioned to mark the sesquicentennial of the City of Indianapolis in 1971. Hobart recently entrusted his personal collection to UIndy’s Department of Art & Design. Hobart is expected to attend gallery receptions Monday and Feb. 5. A half-century ago, the concept of public art began taking root in […]

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