The Identity Issue


Nov 29, 2010 12:15 pm

The average IU student

Senior Ted Timothy’s life story is anything but average. But on paper, almost everything about Ted — including his gender, age, ethnicity, origin, and even his college major — is typical.


Nov 21, 2010 3:41 pm

The home front

For nine years, American forces have waged a distant war across the ocean. Now, as my brother prepares for his fourth deployment, that war never felt so close.


Nov 29, 2010 12:32 pm

Diversity (or lack thereof)

More than four years ago, the IU Board of Trustees set a lofty goal:  double the minority population at IU Bloomington by the 2013-2014 school year. Now, more than halfway through the initiative, how close are we?


Nov 29, 2010 2:45 pm

The accidental tenor

He lost a $6 million business, his house, and his cars. He kept his family and found a voice. As a 30-year-old freshman and the star of next semester’s opera, Andy Lunsford became.


Nov 29, 2010 12:34 pm

Mascot hypothesis

Hypothesis: The IU mascot is a bold, dancing question mark.


Nov 29, 2010 12:06 pm

Stolen Identity

A true story of identity theft in the dorms.


Nov 29, 2010 12:26 pm

What the tour guide says.

Senior Ryan Short knows what prospective students want to hear. As a campus tour guide, Short tries to sell high school students and parents on IU in less than 70 minutes.