Business

  • State agency and IUPUI partner for cultural competency conference in health care

    May 30, 2013

    The 12th Annual Indiana Conference on Cultural Competency takes place from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with the theme of “Eliminating Disparities in Mental Health.” The conference is free of charge to health care professionals, students, legislators, policy-makers or policy advocates who have an interest in cross-cultural interaction in health care.

  • IUPUI's University Library dean named president of Academic Libraries of Indiana

    May 29, 2013

    David Lewis, dean of University Library at IUPUI,is now head of the statewide organization representing all academic libraries in nonprofit institutions of higher education.

  • Indianapolis Motor Speedway and IUPUI bring racing history to life online

    May 28, 2013

    A new digital collection made possible by the collaboration of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway organization and Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis captures motorsports history with more than 14,000 images.

  • Grant fuels racing simulator, accelerating motorsports economic development initiatives

    May 22, 2013

    INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indiana Economic Development Corp. has announced plans to invest $1.15 million in the motorsports engineering program at the Purdue School of Engineering and Technology at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis to develop a partnership with Dallara to conduct basic and applied research involving dynamic vehicle simulation. The project will advance motorsports engineering techniques and motorsports-related economic development opportunities for the state of Indiana.

  • IUPUI professor provides retrospective as Rockefeller Foundation turns 100

    May 20, 2013

    The Rockefellers' contributions went beyond funding to creating the mechanisms for dispersing or awarding funds. Lessons learned by the Rockefeller Foundation could well serve today's leading philanthropic giants, said William H. Schneider, head of the Medical Humanities and Health Studies program in the School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI.

  • Two to receive honorary degrees during IUPUI commencement

    May 12, 2013

    Purdue University and Indiana University will each present one honorary degree during the 3:30 p.m. May 12 commencement ceremony at the Indiana Convention Center. Recipients are Vija Celmins, Chris E. Stout.

  • Numbers are in: 6,304 IUPUI students to graduate May 12

    May 8, 2013

    Several characteristics describe the more than 6,000 IUPUI students who graduate on Mother's Day Sunday, May 12. More than half are female. Nearly all are Indiana residents. And one in four is the first in their family to graduate from college.

  • ITEC program supports student entrepreneurship

    May 1, 2013

    The Innovation-to-Enterprise Central program at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis recently wrapped up its second-year projects, which included the prototype for a mobile application that helps users answer the question “What’s for dinner tonight?”