August 18

Engage IUB: August 18 Edition

Welcome back to the community

With every box unpacked and every family photo at the Sample Gates snapped, we are excitedly one step closer to the start of fall term. As we welcome our new students to campus, it’s an opportune moment to reflect on where we have been and look forward to the next steps in our journey together as a learning community. Read more to learn about some exciting events planned for the fall semester ...

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New support for faculty chairs

A new Department Chair Leadership Series from the Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty and Academic Affairs launched today. 

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Parsing parenting with a professional

Yes, kids raised in the same family can emerge into vastly different people. Over his 50+ year career at IU, John E. Bates has studied the development of children’s behavior issues and social competencies. Bates was recently named as the 2022 recipient of the Ernest R. Hilgard Lifetime Achievement Award from Division 1 of the American Psychological Association.      

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If you give a mouse a cookie ...

Anna Bednarski’s past experiences as an IU student help her guide Luddy students to map out courses and future career paths—and avoid some common mistakes. "The first time I changed my major at IU, it was because my computer failed in the middle of my first semester. This destroyed a big paper I was writing, which caused me to drop a class in my major, which led me to drop the major completely. See how silly that sounds? (If you give a mouse a cookie …)" 

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What is a Hoosier?

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IU awarded $17.7M to support international education, national security, competitiveness: Read more