February 2

Engage IUB February 2 Edition


The campus strategic planning process opens new opportunities and asks us to consider new ways of doing our work, individually and together. Goals and objectives of the draft plan will be posted to IUB2030.indiana.edu by Feb. 8; please bring questions and comments to one of two upcoming town hall meetings (Feb. 15 and 16).

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And the nominees are ...

Denson Paul Pollard, professor of trombone at the Jacobs School, is nominated for four 2023 Grammys, and is one of several Jacobs faculty and alumni to receive nominations. The 65th Grammy Awards will air live from Los Angeles Feb. 5 on CBS.

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School of Ed Ph.D. student Da'Ja'Nay Askew is managing editor of a new peer-reviewed, open access interdisciplinary publication: the IU Journal of Black Student Experience.

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RPS leader

What has 3,300 toilets, 2,600 showers, and serves 28,000 meals a day to 11,000 people? Luke Leftwich offers a look inside the massive operation that is Residential Programs & Services.  

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Carving a path

College senior and recent Phi Beta Kappa inductee Bre Castenada has pursued her many passions — among them philosophy, education, folklore, social equity, and writing — in preparation for a legal career. "Getting to tackle larger questions like ‘What is justice’ has inspired me to look for more ways to be an advocate." 

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Talking 2030 with Jane Rogan

The director of IU's Sustaining Hoosier Communities initiative and co-chair of an IUB 2030 planning committee on service to Indiana shares a peek into the campus strategic planning process.