UIndy announces Institute for Civic Leadership & Mayoral Archives

New venture will be resource for researchers, scholars The University of Indianapolis is assembling a collection of papers and artifacts from four of the city’s most recent mayors—U.S. Sen. Richard G. Lugar, William H. Hudnut, Stephen Goldsmith, and Bart Peterson—and is establishing an Institute for Civic Leadership and Mayoral Archives to preserve the materials and support research and teaching. (See […]

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Athletics & Recreation Center has high profile

UIndy enjoyed the central Indiana spotlight in January as the campus community celebrated the inflation of the large air-supported structure at the new Athletics & Recreation Center. After delays caused by snow, wind, and frigid temperatures, the 90,200-square-foot dome was finally inflated on a cold, foggy, rainy day. The supersized visual spectacle attracted cameras and crews from all four of […]

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What a tangled web we wove: New site is near

By the time you read this, UIndy’s website may have a new look—and many other improvements to boot. Staffers have worked diligently with departments to redesign the home page and many secondary pages to make it easier for you to find what you need as quickly and easily as possible. Why the change? It’s not just to give UIndy a […]

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UIndy helps launch health fellowship program

The University of Indianapolis is a sponsor of a new statewide fellowship program designed to address community health care needs and develop tomorrow’s public health leaders. This month, Indiana became the 13th state to host the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship, which supports top graduate and professional-school students in providing health-related services to people in need. Stephanie Kelly, dean of UIndy’s College […]

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No chumps on hump day: On Wednesdays, everyone wins

Free stuff. That’s music to the ears of college students, and UIndy’s Campus Program Board—the student organization that’s responsible for arranging many of the social events on campus, bringing comedians, concerts, and monthly movie events to campus—understands. Once a week, the CPB lets the freebies fly at lunchtime in the Schwitzer Student Center. Key chain. Frisbees. T-shirts. Ice cream. Magic […]

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Vote of competence: Thank UIndy student for new voter service

Election season, with its barrage of advertising and news coverage, forces many of us to confront an embarrassing truth: We can’t even name all the elected officials who represent us and our neighborhoods. But now there are no excuses. Thanks in large part to the efforts of University of Indianapolis senior Tim Coxey ’11, the Indiana Secretary of State’s Office […]

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East is a beast: Residence hall tops competition

The newest dormitory at the University of Indianapolis has been recognized for its elegant and environmentally friendly features in the latest issue of Learning by Design magazine. East Hall, which opened in August 2009, was named Outstanding Project in the Dormitories/Residence Halls category in the publication’s fall 2010 Special Edition on Green Design and Technology. It is the only Indiana […]

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Nacho video: Personal Attention Unleashed

A production crew was back on campus in October, shooting footage for a second round of humorous web videos touting the University’s commitment to treating students as individuals. One of the new concepts features a nacho mishap involving math professor Jeff Oaks and alumnus Tom Zupancic ’78, senior vice president of sales and marketing for the Indianapolis Colts. Zupancic, a […]

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Pen pals: Scholarship recipients write donors with an attitude of gratitude

The Advancement Office convened a note-writing session this fall to give scholarship recipients an opportunity to express their appreciation to those who have helped fund their educations. Meet just a few of those grateful Greyhounds Stephanie Crowe ’10 is a sociology major who is interested in the environment, social service with minority women, and the slow food movement. She also […]

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