September 28, 2001
Hoosiers gathered last week on the Circle in Indianapolis to welcome home the 62-member Indiana Task Force 1, which had been deployed to New York City for search-and-rescue operations. Among returnees were two IUSM emergency medicine physicians.
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Photo by Rocky Rothrock, Medical Illustration
IUSM physicians Chris Strachan and Stephanee Evers returned home
Sept. 20 with the other 61 members of Indiana Task Force 1, the
elite Indianapolis-area search-and-rescue team dispatched to New
York City to assist with emergency operations.
A Bloomington celebration:
In October, join with the IU community
for special events and a formal ceremony marking the installation
of IU Bloomington's new chancellor, Sharon Brehm: Website
annual State of the University address this week, IU President
Myles Brand said that the fate of IU and Indiana are so intertwined
that neither can attain its full potential without the other.IU's
obligations:"to educate the state's citizens, to push forward
the frontiers of knowledge, and to contribute to the state's
economic prosperity and enhance the quality of life for its
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