New glory. Old IU.

For several weeks now, I’ve been wondering what more I could write (that hasn’t already been written) about the hot topic of the moment in Btown. I’m talking, of course, about Hoosier basketball, currently ranked No. 1 in the nation and the subject of more “They’re back” stories than Jason from “Friday the 13th,” stories […]

Happy birthday, Herman!

Wells built an institution, and, in the process, became one himself. 
– Biographer James Capshew If he were still alive, Indiana University’s legendary 11th president, Herman B Wells, would’ve turned 110 years old today. A true IU icon, Wells was a remarkable man whose impact on IU and the Bloomington community continues to be felt […]