Last Wednesday, College Board President Dan Coleman announced major changes to the test that many high school juniors and seniors sweat about. The new SAT, which will be placed on the desks of high school students come 2016, will be more analysis and application based in order to improve how the test measures success in schools.
Even when Joel Washington is working his day job, the art never leaves his mind.
At the gala, Greg Tourner, the chair of the Commission on the Status of Black Males, introduced the Outstanding Black Male Leaders of Tomorrow Awards.
While IU Bloomington’s campus closed during winter break due to severe weather, recent temperatures have not been enough to warrant a closing.
IU alum and ESPN sports anchor Sage Steele was one of the morning keynote speakers at the first Diversity Leadership Conference, a collaboration between the Office of Mentoring Services and Leadership Development and the Hudson and Holland Scholars Program.
Hudson and Holland director Marsha McGriff unveiled a dedication mural to the audience of Hudson and Holland students, alumni and administrators during the 25th anniversary celebration of the Hudson and Holland Scholarship Program.
The fall 2013 student body is the most diverse yet, but the numbers are short of the goal. Under-represented minorities have increased from 7.6 percent in fall 2005 to 13.2 percent this fall, 2.2 percentage points short of the Trustees’ goal.
Viola and George Taliaferro said they had expected to be there on Aug. 28, 1963.
King and civil rights leaders A. Philip Randolph and Bayard Rustin led hundreds of thousands of people in a rally for economic and social equality.
Martin Luther King Jr. gave his "I Have a Dream" speech on Aug. 28, 1968. Now, fifty years later, two Bloomington residents who lived in Baltimore at the time of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom describe how they were affected by that fateful moment in history.
On Tuesday Colin Goddard's story brought him to IU to talk to more than 50 students enrolled in Briscoe Quadrangle’s new Civic Leaders Living Learning Center.
On Friday, a group of IU students took seven hours out of their time to stand in solidarity with Purdue University students during a sit-in rally at Purdue to combat the string of racist incidents that have occurred consistently over a year.
Students in assistant professor Javier León’s World Culture and Music course performed with viola, cajon, guitar and trumpet instruments in the Department of Folklore and Ethnomusicology Performance and Lecture Hall on Wednesday night.
Kelley School of Business professor Martin McCrory was appointed associate vice president for DEMA as well as vice provost for educational inclusion and diversity on the IU-Bloomington campus.
Faculty and staff from different Turkic backgrounds came Sunday night to the closing reception of the weekend long Turkic Central Asian Festival.
IU has reduced its greenhouse gas emissions by 43 percent from 2011 to 2012.
Students, staff, faculty, community leaders, state legislators rally near Sample Gates to call for an increase in diversity on campus.
Feisal Amin Rasoul Al Istrabadi, the former U.S. ambassador to Iraq to the United Nations and the director of the IU Center for the Study of the Middle East, was invited to be a member of the Council of Foreign Relations.
Residential Programs and Services Dining Services provides food for students all over campus in 20 different food facilities.