August 2, 2016
With the games set to begin Aug. 5 in Rio, IU experts in economics, public health, media studies, cybersecurity, public and environmental affairs, and business are available to discuss issues including Zika and other health concerns, how coverage of the games might frame discussion on other topics, and Brazil's ability to pull off a worldwide event and its long-term future.
July 18, 2016
Twenty-five of Sub-Saharan Africa's brightest young civic leaders will be in Indianapolis today, participating in Nelson Mandela International Day service activities at four nonprofit organizations. They will help people here while exchanging ideas and offering insights into how communities in the U.S. and Africa might improve lives of youth and women and advance global health and environmental sustainability.
July 11, 2016
PrecisionHawk Inc., a drone mapping and aerial data services company that counts the Innovate Indiana Fund as a key financial backer, recently was named one of the worlds 30 most promising Technology Pioneers for 2016 by the World Economic Forum.
April 12, 2016
Marie Kerbeshian, vice president of technology commercialization at Indiana University Research and Technology Corp., will lead workshops and attend international conferences April 14-29 in China.
February 17, 2016
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis' celebration of world food, fashion, music and culture will take place Feb. 18.
February 9, 2016
Beginning in mid-June, IU's Bloomington and Indianapolis campuses will host 25 of Sub-Saharan Africa's brightest young people between the ages of 25 and 35 for a six-week academic and leadership development institute.
November 18, 2015
Data released this week shows a dramatic 21 percent increase in the number of Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis students who studied abroad in 2013-14 compared to the previous year, according to the latest figures from the Institute of International Education.
September 28, 2015
Internationally known South African singer and humanitarian Yvonne Chaka Chaka, called the "Princess of Africa" by her African fans, will take part in the Forum on Women's Empowerment and Gender-Based Abuse on Oct. 12 at IUPUI.