October 11 , 2002
plan in the works for Brand's departure
announcement yesterday that IU President Myles Brand will
assume the presidency of the NCAA Jan. 1, the IU trustees
are making plans for a transition.
Creating Indiana’s next-generation mathematicians
IU has been awarded a $6.2 million NSF
grant to help Indiana's elementary and high school teachers develop
more effective ways to teach math.
New facilities, new opportunities
The Ruth Lilly Auxiliary Library Facility and preservation lab, a new wing for researchers and students at the Psychology Building and an upcoming “star party” to celebrate the refurbished century-old Kirkwood Observatory on the Bloomington campus are all the stuff of stories in today’s IU Home Pages.
Welcoming IU Southeast’s sixth leader
The formal installation of Chancellor Sandra
R. Patterson-Randles is Tuesday in New Albany.
The great generational
scientist Ted Carmines and colleagues find that youths are more
conservative than their elders on many issues, including those involving
religion and abortion.
opportunity and modeling
rates are climbing university-wide, grants from the Lumina Foundation
to the Bloomington and Indianapolis campuses are creating new service-learning
opportunities and a new survey projects a Midwestern bumper crop
of college grad hires for the Class of 2003. What defines a high-performance
institution of higher learning and how can it be modeled? The National
Survey on Student Engagement is one of several organizations exploring
Cate to chair IUB strategic planning