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June 13, 2019

Lugar Center advancing cleantech in Indiana

Following the vision of the late Sen. Richard Lugar, this universitywide research center endeavors to realize his dream of the "opportunity for Indiana to lead the nation to a new energy future."

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A map of Indiana in red, showing various engagement locations for IU around the state

Strengthening Indiana

New site details IU statewide impact

IU has the largest impact of any higher education institution in the state. The new Statewide Impact website details successes.

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Schoolchildren in a classroom with musical instruments

Startups in the spotlight

Nonprofit launched by recent IU grad promotes music education

The String Bank accepts used strings and other music supplies and then donates them to public schools.

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Supporting innovation

An IUPUI tradition: supporting and encouraging innovation

As IUPUI faculty and staff develop their inventions, IU offers several resources to move them to the marketplace.

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Strengthening Indiana

IU leaders envision student career pathways during E2E luncheon

The fifth annual E2E Convergence ensured IU is positioned to make advancements in talent development and retention.

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Terri Willey

Supporting innovation

One year in: The impact of the Philanthropic Venture Fund

During the fund's first year, 10 companies received a total of $3.1 million in investments.

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Supporting innovation

IU student entrepreneurs to grow high-tech companies at The Mill

Leaders of the 19,000-square-foot space have produced events and programming to support Monroe County’s technology and innovation community since 2017.

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The IUPUI Community Engagement map

Innovation in the News

Online map details IUPUI student, faculty engagement

A new map launched in partnership with The Polis Center shows IUPUI faculty and student activities that enhance lives in the state.

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