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Grant to fund study of Congolese refugees

Two UIndy faculty members have been awarded a $20,000 grant to study community adjustment and health care access among women who have settled in the Indianapolis area after fleeing armed conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The funding from the Indiana Minority Health Coalition will support Through Their Eyes: Refugee Women’s Experience with Health and Health […]

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Tuesday panel features loss prevention experts

Criminal Justice professor named to international advisory committee Loss prevention professionals from major retail companies will discuss their work Tuesday in a panel discussion sponsored by the Criminal Justice Honor Society and the Professional Edge Center. Open to the UIndy community and the public, “What Is Loss Prevention?” begins at 2 p.m. in Schwitzer Student Center’s UIndy Hall A. Experts […]

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UIndy to launch engineering program

First phase focuses on industrial and software engineering degrees COVERAGE The Indianapolis Star WISH-TV Inside Indiana Business Indianapolis Business Journal Amid rising workforce demand, the University of Indianapolis will begin offering bachelor’s degrees in engineering for Fall 2016. The first phase of the program is focused on Industrial Engineering and Software Engineering, two specialties not […]

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Art student helps exhibition ‘Keep It Simple’

Visitors check out the new interactive exhibition in the Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center Gallery while awaiting the start of Monday’s opening reception. A UIndy alumnus and current graduate student contributed his artistic talents to Keep It Simple, the new exhibition mounted in the Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center Gallery in conjunction with the upcoming TEDxIndianapolis […]

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Ceremonies celebrate new beginnings

Homecoming 2015 truly has been a milestone weekend in the history of the University of Indianapolis, which will mark the 113th anniversary of its founding on Tuesday. After Friday’s dedication of the UIndy Health Pavilion and the public launch of the Campaign for the University of Indianapolis, Saturday’s schedule included ceremonies to celebrate the extensive redesign of […]

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Campaign video: ‘UIndy Starts with You’

How well do you really know the University of Indianapolis — its guiding principles, the opportunities available to its students, the accomplishments of its alumni, its vision for the future? What you see in this clip may surprise you.

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UIndy announces $50M fundraising campaign

Friday’s campaign launch event included appearances by accomplished alumni, including (from left) Francesca Zappia ’15, published author of young-adult novel Made You Up; Linda Dillman ’76, chief information officer for QVC; Jim Hurrell ’84, director of the National Center for Atmospheric Research; and Faustin and Euphrasie N’Tala, who lead education initiatives in their home country, the Democratic […]

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Arts critic offers high praise for UIndy music

UIndy’s Faculty Artist Concert Series at the Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center is off to a great start, if you ask Jay Harvey — arguably the dean of Indianapolis arts and music critics. On his Jay Harvey Upstage blog, the newspaper veteran minced no words in praising Monday night’s “Jazz Standards” show, led by trombonist Freddie Mendoza, […]

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Oct. 4 concert to feature Chinese musicians

Visiting Chinese musicians will collaborate with UIndy music faculty Oct. 4 in a concert to promote cross-cultural exchange and understanding. The “West Meets East” event will begin at 3 p.m. that day — the Sunday of Homecoming weekend — in the Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center. Admission is free, and L/P credit is available for students. The program […]

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In the news: Poli Sci, Business, Anthropology

With local elections approaching and the presidential campaign heating up, UIndy’s Dr. Laura Merrifield Albright is getting a lot of media calls. The assistant professor of Political Science was a guest Thursday on WFYI radio’s No Limits with jost John Krull, discussing voter apathy and local efforts to inspire civic engagement. Listen to the program here. That same day, Albright was […]

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