Spinning through the spirit and tradition of Hoosier hoops history

Hoosier basketball fans can now take great pleasure and pride in knowing that it will only take a quick trip to the IU Archives to take a whirl through IU’s time-tested tradition and spirit.

Freezing debt in its tracks

Since 2012, IU’s MoneySmarts team has been carrying the banner on campus for educating students in their money matters and helping them reduce their debt. And while no one would declare victory on overall student debt just yet, the MoneySmarts team can take considerable credit for dramatically helping reduce undergraduate student borrowing across the university.

The winter buzz in Btown

The start of the spring semester has brought a flurry of activity here at IU Bloomington. From new discoveries, initiatives and student success stories to Hoosier basketball’s early-season dominance at Assembly Hall, here’s just a small sampling of the buzz being heard and felt all around campus.

Year in review: Top stories from 2015

From Grand Challenges to global gateways, mythical first flowers to marathon dancing and bicentennial campaigns to a Big Apple bowl game for our gridiron Hoosiers, 2015 offered another set of amazing accomplishments, discoveries and milestones at Indiana University Bloomington.

Power and strength: IU lives B1G tonight

While the Hoosiers get ready for tonight’s on-the-road hoops contest at Nebraska, fans might also take note of another Big Ten Network happening this evening, one that features two truly amazing and powerful IU stories. Tonight, after the game, the network’s LiveB1G program will focus on the remarkable road to recovery of IU Athletics head […]

Giving thanks

It’s Thanksgiving break week and I, for one, am grateful. This semester has felt like it’s gone by at breakneck speed, providing me with little opportunity to give thanks for some recent big happenings in Btown. Last week, I had the privilege of attending the Indiana premier of what will almost certainly become the next […]

Homework assignment: Hoosier Hysteria

First off, an apology. If you’ve noticed a little less banter here, it’s because I’ve been off bantering elsewhere – Africa, to be more specific – and, like many others I know, trying my best to keep up with all the start-of-the-school-year happenings in Btown. My colleagues and I have also been hard at work on […]

Hoosier athletes go global

Continuing one of the most accomplished years in Hoosier sports history — one that included national and Big Ten championships, several athletic and academic all-Americans, and IU baseball’s first-ever berth in the College World Series — 13 Hoosiers are competing this summer in the World University Games in Kazan, Russia, where they are representing four different […]

‘Junior Jordans’ shoot for success

Last week we brought you the story of the Indianapolis third-graders who — following their fun take on the viral sensation known as “This Is Indiana” — got a first-hand glimpse of what college is all about during a tour of the IU Bloomington campus. Along the way, they got to meet some of their […]

Good Luck, Hoosiers!

On “Show Your Stripes Day” was there really any question what we’d be bantering about down in Btown? So, without further adieu, here you go. Hoosier Nation is out today in full force wishing the IU men’s basketball team “good luck” in today’s NCAA Sweet Sixteen matchup against Syracuse. And rumor has it that more […]