Graphic by Becky Buher
"And now, let us believe
in the new year that is given us—new, untouched, full
of things that have never been."—Rainer Maria
|The staff of IU Home Pages
extends best wishes for the holiday season and invites
you to return Jan. 14 for the first edition of 2005.
Meantime, come home to our pages and shake
the snowglobe to see landmarks from the eight campuses
of Indiana University.
Additional top stories
‘Tis the season
The School of Medicine’s Mary
i gives some advice on stress management; the Kelley
School’s Tom Hustad explains the feeder
system for "hot toys
;" and IU Southeast’s
Bernardo Carducci offers a shyness assessment quiz
as coping skills for holiday open houses.
See you in 2005!
This is the last edition of IU Home Pages
for 2004, but
we’ll be building a list of event opportunities on the IU
campuses related to the Jan. 17 commemoration of Martin
Luther King Jr. Day
, an official university holiday, at this
Ray Bradbury’s titles have sizzled on library book shelves for many decades. He and his "great American imagination" are the subjects of a new book by two IUPUI English professors.
IU President Adam Herbert discusses plans for a $26 million grant from the Lilly Endowment.
John Krauss, director of the IU Center for Urban Policy and the Environment, wants to facilitate as much nonpartisan university research for Indiana’s decision makers as he possibly can. But sometimes, he says, a university’s best work can also be its best-kept secret.
IU Bloomington campus and community members will commemorate the
56th anniversary of the signing of the Universal
Declaration of Human Rights
Friday, Dec. 10, with a march
that begins at 5 p.m. at the Sample Gates and ends with a rally
at the Monroe County Courthouse. Eleanor Roosevelt, a member of
the U.N. Commission on Human Rights, considered the declaration
one of her finest collaborative accomplishments.