A day of reflection, remembrance and revelry

Indiana University Bloomington held its annual Winter Commencement this morning at Assembly Hall, giving the university’s newest graduates an opportunity to look toward a future of promise and also to reflect on the many historic events that have marked their years at IU — events, said IU President Michael A. McRobbie, that have “touched the […]

McRobbie helps Hoosiers ‘Celebrate Eight’

If you couldn’t make it to last night’s “Celebrate Eight” pep rally at Assembly Hall in honor of IU’s national champion men’s soccer team, here’s a recap, which includes two photo galleries capturing the festivities, courtesy of IU Athletics. As evidenced by last night’s event, the Btown community continues to take pride in the Hoosiers, […]

Quest completed!

UPDATE 12/10/12, 1 p.m.: A Celebrate Eight Pep Rally will be held this evening to honor the men’s soccer team. Doors open at Assembly Hall at 6:30 p.m. with the program to follow at 7 p.m. Last night’s planned welcome back celebration, referenced in the post below, was postponed due to weather conditions that delayed […]

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 […]