Posts Tagged ‘Chancellor Nasser Paydar’

Paydar to be appointed IUPUI executive vice chancellor

Monday, May 14th

Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Chancellor Charles R. Bantz has announced Nasser Paydar, chancellor of Indiana University East and professor of mechanical engineering, as IUPUI’s next executive vice chancellor effective June 15, pending approval by the Trustees of Indiana University.

Paydar was selected for the post after an extensive national search, chaired by William Blomquist, dean of the School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI and professor of political science. Paydar succeeds Uday Sukhatme, who is leaving to become the provost at Pace University.

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IU East chancellor invited to White House discussion on higher education

Tuesday, March 20th

Indiana University East Chancellor Nasser Paydar has been invited to the White House to participate in a roundtable discussion on college affordability and completion with administration officials. The roundtable discussion will be held Friday, March 23.

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IU East’s efficiency and innovation in national spotlight

Friday, December 2nd

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Indiana University East is being recognized both within Indiana and nationally for creating a new model for higher education that is productive, efficient and of high quality.  IU East’s, growth – a 65-percent enrollment increase over the past four years – innovation, and community college collaboration have garnered national attention.

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Report says IU East offers lessons for regional campuses elsewhere in the country

Wednesday, November 30th

Indiana University East’s growth and recent accomplishments related to efficiency, innovation, and community college collaboration are the focus of a report titled “Regional Campuses’ Contributions to the State and National Higher Education Goals: A Field Report from Indiana with a Case Study of Indiana University East.”  The Indiana Chamber Foundation commissioned the study with support from the Lumina Foundation.  MGT of America, Inc., a national management research and consulting firm, conducted the study.

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IU East News and Notes

Thursday, May 12th

Chancellor Participates on WFYI Expert Panel on Higher Education
Chancellor Nasser Paydar participated in a televised interview April 15 with an expert panel to discuss the future of higher education in Indiana.

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IU East’s 40th Commencement Ceremony set for May 13

Tuesday, May 10th

Nearly 400 degrees will be conferred at the 40th Indiana University East Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 13. Commencement begins at 6 p.m. in the Tiernan Center at Richmond High School.

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$500,000 building gift provides IU East with east-side facility

Tuesday, September 28th

Richmond businessman Kirit Patel has donated a building to Indiana University East. The 9,040-square-foot office building is located on Richmond’s east side at 423 and 425 Commerce Road.  The gift of property has an appraised value of $498,800.

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Media Advisory: Watch IU East’s Commencement Ceremony on Live Stream Video

Friday, May 14th

MEDIA ADVISORY: IU East 39th Commencement Ceremony

WHAT: Indiana University East will broadcast the 39th Commencement Ceremony via live stream video at www.iue.edu/live. Video from the commencement will begin at 6 p.m.

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Indiana University East Commencement Ceremony

Monday, May 10th

More than 300 degrees will be conferred at the Indiana University East Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 14. Commencement begins at 6 p.m. in the Tiernan Center at Richmond High School.

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IU East awards students during Honors Convocation

Thursday, April 15th

Indiana University East celebrated the accomplishments of its students during the annual Honors Convocation held April 15. Chancellor Nasser Paydar presided over the convocation.

“The Honors Convocation is a celebration of excellence.  The academic accomplishments of these outstanding students demonstrate their singular commitment to intellectual exploration and hard work,” Paydar said.  “It is certain that they will carry their academic achievements and ambition into the future and to everything that they pursue.”

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