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Tickets available for diversity event on politics, racism featuring author Robert Jensen

Tickets available for diversity event on politics, racism featuring author Robert Jensen

Professor of Journalism and author Robert Jensen will speak at Indiana University East on “Power and Politics in the Age of Obama: Is the United States Post-Racial?” at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, October 16, in Vivian Auditorium, located in Whitewater Hall. The lecture and activities are part of the university’s fall diversity project. Head shot of Dr. Bob Jenson

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IU East brings Jonathan Kozol to campus to discuss public education

IU East brings Jonathan Kozol to campus to discuss public education

Education reformist and award-winning author Jonathan Kozol will visit Indiana University East April 3 at 7 p.m. in Vivian Auditorium, located in Whitewater Hall. Kozol will present a lecture titled “Children and Teachers Under Siege: Race, Poverty, and the Public Schools.”

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IU East to welcome author Amada Irma Pérez as part of its Hispanic Heritage Month events

IU East to welcome author Amada Irma Pérez as part of its Hispanic Heritage Month events

Indiana University East will present writer and educator Amada Irma Pérez during its Hispanic Heritage Month. Pérez will present “The Bilingual Voice of a Writer and Teacher,” on Monday, October 22, from 4:30-5:30 p.m., in  Whitewater Hall Room 132. The event is sponsored by Mindful Explorations, courtesy of the William H. and Jean R. Reller Endowment.

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IU East welcomes community to attend first Interfaith Institute

IU East welcomes community to attend first Interfaith Institute

Indiana University East is hosting its first Interfaith Institute from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Friday, April 20 in Vivian Auditorium, located in Whitewater Hall.

The event is free and open to the public. Reservations may be made online at iue.edu/interfaith/institute-form.php.

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IU East to impact community through participation in President’s Interfaith and Community Service Campus Challenge

IU East to impact community through participation in President’s Interfaith and Community Service Campus Challenge

Indiana University East was selected to participate in the President’s Interfaith and Community Service Campus Challenge, an initiative inviting institutions of higher education to commit to interfaith cooperation and community service programming on campus. The initiative is to build understanding among diverse communities and contribute to the common good.

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IU East plans events to celebrate Native American Heritage Month

IU East plans events to celebrate Native American Heritage Month

The Office of Multicultural Affairs will host two events in recognition of Native American Heritage Month.

The events are free and open to the public.

Flutist Bud EagleWolf will perform at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, November 18, in Vivian Auditorium. He has eight flutes that he uses in his performance. He will also talk about his music, his family, and his Native American heritage.

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IU East News and Notes

IU East News and Notes

ADA conferences being held at IU East
IU East is one of seven state-wide sites to host all 12 sessions of the ADA Audio conference this year. The conferences will be held the third Tuesday of each month in Whitewater Hall, room 119. The November Audio Conference, “Everything You Need to Know about the Enforcement of the ADA but Were Afraid to Ask,” will be held from 2-3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 18.

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