Btown students making the mark

Churchill. Truman. Goldwater. Fulbright. Luce. The names read like a who’s who of some of the most influential figures of the 20th century. They’ve also come to reflect the considerable academic prowess of IU Bloomington students and newly minted alums, who, in recent weeks, have earned several of the nation’s and world’s most prestigious and […]

Serving IU’s veterans

Guest post courtesy of IU News Room colleague Bethany Nolan, who typically blogs at Art at IU.  Staffers from the Indianapolis VA Regional Office’s Outreach Team were on the IU Bloomington campus earlier this week, helping nearly 20 student, staff and faculty veterans navigate an online portal for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Known […]

Btown’s Brilliant Minds

Yesterday, my six-year-old daughter, Veronica, came rushing into the kitchen to excitedly tell me a story she’d heard from one of her teachers at school. The story was about Archimedes, the ancient Greek mathematician, and the golden crown. Some readers of this blog might know the high points: a crown made for a king; a […]