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Special Edition: Board of Trustees
Oct. 2, 2020

Search, advisory committees approved

An advisory committee will gather feedback from IU faculty, staff, students and the public to help guide the nationwide search for the next university president.

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Steve Tuchman and his husband Reed Bobrick standing outside Inlow Hall

Pioneering gift

A $4 million gift by IU alumnus Steve Tuchman and his husband, Reed Bobrick, to IU McKinney School of Law will support the creation of an endowed scholarship and professorship focused on LGBTQ rights and diversity.
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New degrees

New degrees approved during the October IU Board of Trustees meeting include a doctorate in the medical field and a master's in accounting.
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Major economic impact

IU has a $9.9 billion impact on Indiana, according to a study presented during the board meeting. Here's a look at how the university contributes to the state's prosperous, productive and innovative economy.
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Bicentennial Strategic Plan

The trustees heard the final report on the university's Bicentennial Strategic Plan, which underscores IU's focus on building on its past accomplishments to meet the challenges of its third century.
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Naming recommendations

The board approved IU President McRobbie's recommendations for removing the name of IU's seventh president, David Starr Jordan, from several spaces and structures on the Bloomington campus.
The IU trident is pictured in stone on the side of a building.

Enrollment figures

The latest census numbers were recently released. The Board of Trustees received an update that shows how the university continues to educate more Indiana residents than any other college or university.
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Title IX update

During the meeting, trustees heard how IU's policy has changed following new federal Title IX regulations, which often apply to sexual harassment or misconduct cases.

Events and Lectures

Upcoming IU Board of Trustees meeting

Dec. 3 and 4, virtual
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