IUPUI student joins Indiana Bicentennial Torch on inspirational odyssey

By Rich Schneider, IU Communications Specialist: The Indiana Bicentennial Torch traveled more than 3,000 miles as it completed a five-week journey across Indiana, leaving thousands of Hoosiers inspired by one of the major commemorative events of the state’s 2016 bicentennial celebration. And for one week, Sari Swinehart, a School of Physical Education, Tourism and Event […]

IUPUI student-activist onstage for Oscar moment to be remembered

Traveling to California to appear onstage with Lady Gaga during her performance at the 2016 Oscars isn’t a bad way for a college senior to spend a weekend. But how did Sandhu, a 21-year-old majoring in philanthropic studies and women’s/gender studies at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, come to share the stage with Gaga during the star’s powerful performance of “Til it Happens to You”?