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Read about an initiative to help female faculty advance, the Midwest Climate Summit, nominations for Staff Merit Awards and more.

Volunteers receiving government aid while unemployed face scrutiny, bias from public

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Research from the IU Kelley School of Business finds unemployed volunteers receiving assistance are perceived as less moral.

Sustainability workforce development program thrives as virtual operation

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Indiana Sustainability Development Program's virtual summer operation helped students as well as communities and organizations.

New directions for Institute for Advanced Study

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Patty Ingham, the new Institute for Advanced Study director, is committed to bringing junior, mid-career and senior scholars together.

Indiana University trustees to meet virtually Oct. 1 and 2

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The public will have access to the IU Board of Trustees meeting via streaming on broadcast.iu.edu.

Virtual photo exhibition revisits IU alumnus Tom Fox's journey with AIDS

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A virtual exhibition of journalists Michael A. Schwarz and Steve Sternberg's account of Fox's struggle with AIDS opens Oct. 2.

Meet IU's contact tracers

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Learn about the more than 30 contact tracers who work for IU, the last line of defense in IU's COVID-19 response.

Student innovation, entrepreneurial activity remain strong despite pandemic

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Students access programming, counseling and other resources through online channels as interest in innovation and entrepreneurship grows.

'Nat 20 to Heal': A suicide prevention story created by IU students

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IU secondary theater education students created a film centered on mental health and suicide prevention.

5 tips for maintaining safety behaviors amidst pandemic fatigue

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IU professor Edward Hirt identifies ways to incorporate safety behaviors into your routine and be consistent.

Households of color more likely to have utilities disconnected, not receive stimulus checks

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Households of color continue to be affected at disproportionate rates during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to an O'Neill School survey.

IUPUI scientists determine death rate for COVID-19 among general population

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IUPUI researchers calculated the first generalizable infection fatality rate for COVID-19 by age, race, ethnicity and sex.

President McRobbie to recommend removal of Jordan namings on IU Bloomington campus

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McRobbie will support the recommendations from in a 60-page committee report that evaluated spaces named for David Starr Jordan.

IUPUI, Indiana Department of Health statewide COVID-19 study to start 3rd phase of testing

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The COVID-19 study by the Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health at IUPUI and the Indiana Department of Health begins Sept. 29.

OnyxFest 2020 to celebrate Black playwrights, characters and lives Oct. 1-10

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The annual festival provides a dedicated opportunity for Black playwrights to share their stories with audiences.

IU psychology faculty offer tips on having difficult COVID-19 conversations

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How might you handle awkward COVID-19 safety situations or conversations with roommates, friends or strangers? Three faculty offer advice.

Learn about the pandemic's financial implications for IU

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In this Q&A, Vice President and CFO John Sejdinaj shares insights into what the pandemic has meant for IU's financial situation.

Flu vaccine: What IU employees and students need to know for 2020

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IU employees and students who are regularly on campus will be required to get a flu vaccine. Clinics will be offered on each campus.

Financial Management Services changes its name to Office of the University Controller on Oct. 1

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The office will refocus its efforts on compliance and internal controls to support responsible stewardship.

Around IU

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Read about expanded access to LinkedIn Learning, an IU health expert's opinion about COVID-19 and more.

From the Desk: Mitigation testing is critical

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Chancellor Nasser H. Paydar writes that mitigation testing is a vital part of promoting health and safety across campus.

Around IUPUI

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Get quick updates on why faculty should use the Student Engagement Roster, recognition for IU Fort Wayne and a COVID-19 mental health study.

$5 million grant will help IU improve educational attainment, state's talent pipeline

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The Lilly Endowment grant will engage IU's information technology expertise to improve students' career readiness.

IUPUI commits $500,000 of CARES Act funding to technology for students

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Students can apply now for the funds, which are available for undergraduate and graduate students who are eligible for Title IV funds.

Diligent efforts get results for these communal living groups

Indiana University

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Sept. 22, 2020

Some Greek houses and other groups have shown that living in shared spaces during the pandemic is possible with diligence.

Music in a pandemic: Jacobs School professor designs mask to help protect wind musicians

Indiana University

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Sept. 22, 2020

Tom and Julie Walsh's unique design for the instrument masks includes a magnetic flap to close around the top of instruments.

Pride of Indiana: Thank-you messages to and from IU employees

Indiana University

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Sept. 22, 2020

Check out thank-you messages from IU employees to IU employees.

From the Desk: Why mitigation testing matters -- and why it should matter to you

Indiana University

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Sept. 22, 2020

"Simply put, mitigation testing keeps our campus open. Your participation ... is therefore absolutely essential," Provost Lauren Robel says.

That's a wrap: IU Cinema founding director stepping down after decade of innovative leadership

Indiana University

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Sept. 22, 2020

Jon Vickers' leadership has elevated the cinema's national reputation and sparked innovative academic collaborations.

Around IU

Indiana University

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Sept. 22, 2020

Read about Big Ten football resuming, the United Way kickoff, the IU Rural Conference, the Ostrom Workshop and more.

IU to host virtual conference connecting rural communities and innovative resources

Indiana University

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Sept. 22, 2020

The conference includes 15 breakout sessions on topics including health, quality of place, housing, the arts and community resilience.

Researchers urge modernizing public health system to avoid future COVID-19 shortfalls

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Sept. 22, 2020

In a new scholarly article, IUPUI researchers write that the coronavirus pandemic uncovered holes in the U.S. public health system.

New technology is a 'science multiplier' for astronomy

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Sept. 21, 2020

Staša Milojević has published an analysis that demonstrates the importance of federal support for astronomy.

IU Libraries helps inform voters ahead of November election with virtual resources, events

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Sept. 21, 2020

IU Libraries offers help with voter registration or candidate research, and is hosting several discussions on civic engagement.

IU invests in 31 research projects exploring racial justice, announces gender equity task force

Indiana University

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Sept. 21, 2020

The Gender Equity in Research Task Force will explore the pandemic's impact on research productivity among IU researchers.

Federal grant supports expanded mental health through telepsychiatry for Hoosier residents

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Sept. 21, 2020

IU researchers will be developing a psychiatric and mental health expanded network for residents in Martin County, thanks to a $1.2 million telepsychiatry grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

5 ways to relieve stress outside at IU Bloomington

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Sept. 18, 2020

In addition to decreasing the chances of transmission, going outside can help relieve some of the stress caused by the coronavirus crisis.

Helpful tips to combat Zoom fatigue

Indiana University

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Sept. 18, 2020

With many courses and meetings online, students are spending more time on Zoom. Here are a few ways to combat Zoom fatigue.

How to identify and address feelings of anxiety and depression

Indiana University

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Sept. 18, 2020

Discover common signs of emotional distress that can indicate anxiety or depression and what do when struggling with those emotions.

Learn how IU's mitigation-testing program works

Indiana University

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Sept. 18, 2020

IU's robust mitigation-testing program is testing thousands of staff, faculty and students each week. Learn about each step in the process.

Ask the Expert: How to recognize, respond to and refer a student in distress

Indiana University

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Sept. 17, 2020

Learn how to recognize, respond to and refer students in distress from Luciana Guardini of Counseling and Psychological Services.

IUPUI recognized as a Tier 1 national university for graduate and undergraduate programs

Indiana University

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Sept. 17, 2020

In the latest U.S. News and World Report rankings, IUPUI ranked 49th among all national universities for best undergraduate teaching.

Around IUPUI

Indiana University

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Sept. 17, 2020

Get quick updates on the Regenstrief Institute's 50th-anniversary documentary, a research-pitch boot camp and more.

FAQs and highlights from September's faculty and staff town hall meeting

Indiana University

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Sept. 17, 2020

Chancellor Paydar joined campus leaders to discuss the beginning of the semester and health-related topics.

Indy Art and Seek features Herron staff, alumni and offers interactive app for city exploration

Indiana University

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Sept. 17, 2020

Take a virtual tour or start a real-life scavenger hunt with an app that provides a self-guided public art tour.

IU's pharmaceutical pipeline features innovative technologies for disease treatment

Indiana University

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Sept. 17, 2020

Thirty-six therapeutic technologies are under development to treat diseases, including two to fight against COVID-19.

Themester 2020 explores 'Democracy'

Indiana University

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Sept. 16, 2020

Themester will explore the theme "Democracy" throughout the fall through public activities, virtual events and more than two dozen courses.

IU Alumni Association offers no-cost member program

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Sept. 16, 2020

The IU Alumni Association now has a no-cost member program, called IU Proud. The program offers a basic level of core services and recognition from the IUAA.

Many Americans believe false election narratives, IU survey shows

Indiana University

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Sept. 16, 2020

Researchers found that just over 60 percent of survey participants believed at least one of five unsupported narratives was true.

Copper coating on 3D-printed plastic filters proposed as a pandemic fighter

Indiana University

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Sept. 16, 2020

IUPUI researchers are working to create more-efficient masks and respirators for the ongoing fight against COVID-19.