Posted in March 2014

Culture of Care Week 2014

Culture of Care is an expansive effort of the members of the Bloomington and Indiana University communities to grow a culture that holds students, faculty, and the Bloomington community accountable for promoting safety and well-being for all its members.  The movement formed in response to a series of occurrences and trends which we perceived as … Continue reading

RECESS

RECESS is a music + ideas festival that brings together successful entrepreneurs, the coolest new startups and the hottest acts in music to inspire the next generation of world changing entrepreneurs.”  RECESS is touring 7 universities and IU was chosen. Mark Cuban is the main investor.  The event coordinator, Deuce Thevenow (2011 IU Kelley grad), … Continue reading

SOC-IU Visit To Kinsey Institute

Hello everyone! I hope you all had a great spring break! I know it’s hard to get back in the swing of things, but I”m excited to announce that there is a light at the end of the tunnel! Take a break from the end of the semester stress to learn about, well…sex! SOC-IU will … Continue reading

Opportunities Newsletter

This newsletter contains information about the following opportunities:   1)      Indiana University Alumni Association Scholars 2)      Kenneth R.R. Gros Louis Scholarship 3)      Manna Project International 4)      Paul E. Klinge Scholarships 5)      College of Arts and Sciences Part-time Employment Opportunity    Indiana University Alumni Association Scholars The Indiana University Alumni Association will award thirty-three $1,000 scholarships … Continue reading

Life After IU: City, Not A Town

April 3rd, 2014 | SPEA (PV 273, 274, 277, 278) | 7 PM You’ll be making the jump from B-town to the big city.  But where are you going to live?  Hear from four real-estate experts – representing New York City, Chicago, Washington D.C., and Indianapolis – and get the tools you need to land … Continue reading

Simple Heuristics for a Complex World

Thursday, March 27, 2014 | Franklin Hall, Presidents Hall | 7:30 PM The Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty and Academic Affairs announces the upcoming free lectures.  Whom to marry?  How to invest?  Whom to trust?  Complex problems require complex solutions – so we might think.  The study of heuristics has three goals.  The … Continue reading

Better Doctors, Better Patients, Better Decisions

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 | Franklin Hall, Presidents Hall | 7:30 PM The Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty and Academic Affairs announces the upcoming free lecture. In modern high-tech health care, patients appear to be the stumbling block: an uninformed, anxious, noncompliant folk, but What about their physicians? Professor Gigerenzer argues that the … Continue reading

Launch Your Career With Global Service

March 25th, 2014 | IMU State Room West | 6 – 7 PM Students and faculty interested in international development or making a difference around the world are urged to attend an upcoming event on Tuesday, March 25, in State Room West at the Indiana Memorial Union, featuring Peace Corps top ranking recruitment director.  Helen Lowman served … Continue reading