Posts Tagged ‘School of Humanities and Social Sciences’

One Book, Many Voices Project to inspire the community and campus

Friday, August 3rd

Indiana University East will launch the inaugural “One Book, Many Voices” project in August 2012.  The project mission is to foster a campus and community discussion about themes and ideas inspired by a common text in an effort to develop camaraderie, inform knowledge, and inspire action towards positive civic engagement and improvement.

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IU East to host jazz pianist Marc Rossi for upcoming Mindful Explorations

Wednesday, March 21st

The Indiana University East School of Humanities and Social Sciences is hosting jazz pianist and composer Marc Rossi in concert from 6-9 p.m. on Tuesday, April 3, at the Gennett Mansion, located at 1829 E. Main St. in Richmond. This event is sponsored by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences and Mindful Explorations, courtesy of the William H. and Jean R. Reller Endowment.

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IU East Mindful Explorations to feature Poet Juan Morales

Thursday, March 8th

The Indiana University East School of Humanities and Social Sciences and Writers Club will host poet Juan J. Morales as he presents, “Riding the Zombie Wave: Conventions and Investigations of the Undead,” from 6-7 p.m. on Monday, March 19, in Whitewater Hall room 132. This event is sponsored by Mindful Explorations, courtesy of the William H. and Jean R. Reller Endowment.

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IU East Let’s Talk series begins with discussion on bullying, diversity and social acceptance

Tuesday, February 7th

The Indiana University East School of Humanities and Social Sciences and the School of Nursing will host a new series this spring to discuss current topics and concerns. “Let’s Talk” is an interactive forum for students, faculty, and members of the community to participate free of charge.

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IU East announces High School Speech Tournament Results

Friday, December 16th

Indiana University East hosted its Annual High School Speech Tournament on December 10 in Whitewater Hall. Warren Central High School was the team sweepstakes champion. Over 200 students from 14 Indiana regional high schools competed in 14 events.

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Associate professor of English receives National Endowment for the Arts fellowship

Thursday, December 1st

Jean Harper, associate professor of English, has been awarded a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship for writing (prose). The fellowship will support work on her book, Horses and Divorces.

The fellowship is designed to give writers the time and freedom to pursue their work; the creative writing fellowships are the NEA’s most direct investment in America’s artists. Harper is the only person in Indiana to receive the fellowship in literature for this year.

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Assistant professor releases new CD, uses work as composer to teach students

Thursday, October 27th

Elliott McKinley, assistant professor of music and music program coordinator, knows that his work as a composer will ultimately enhance the learning experience of his students in the classroom. Active as a professional composer, he has composed music that has been performed throughout the United States, Canada and Europe.

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IU East Mindful Explorations series presents performance by pianist, violinist

Thursday, October 27th

Indiana University East will host David Gompper, piano, and Wolfgang David, violin, at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 8, in Vivian Auditorium. This event is sponsored by Mindful Explorations, courtesy of the William H. and Jean R. Reller Endowment.

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IU East welcomes new dean to the School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Monday, July 18th

Katherine Frank is the new dean of the Indiana University East School of Humanities and Social Sciences. Frank, who also is a professor of English, began her duties as dean on July 11.

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IU East to host High School Speech Tournament

Monday, October 11th

The Indiana University East Annual High School Speech Tournament will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, October 30, in Whitewater Hall. The tournament is free and open to the public.

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