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News for faculty and staff   |  April 20, 2021

IU names new president

Pamela Whitten is a visionary scholar and accomplished educator and researcher who has held a variety of leadership roles. She was named IU's 19th president April 16.

Meet IU's next leader
Daffodils in front of the Student Building

Spring's spectacle

Enjoy the campus blooms, even if you're working from home. Breathe in this gallery of beautiful spring scenery from iconic spots around the Bloomington campus. No allergy meds required.
An aerial shot of Angel Mounds

Angel Mounds repatriation

IU and several federally recognized tribal nations have repatriated the Angel Mounds collection in compliance with the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act.
A Glenn Close '101 Dalmatians' costume covered in fabric flowers

Costume redux

The "Art of the Character" exhibition reunites an IU professor with the Glenn Close costumes she helped make. Heather Milam worked at the Broadway shop that created Close's Cruella De Vil finery.
A trident on the side of a limestone building

Wells professors named

Faculty members Dionne Danns and Claudia Johnson have been selected for the endowed professorship that honors the late IU president Herman B Wells.
The Herman B Wells statue wearing an IU Day shirt

Around IU

Get quick updates about how to celebrate IU Day, a new endowed professorship in Silk Road studies and more in this week's news roundup.
chalk writing on a sidewalk

COVID-19 dashboard

The university's testing results are updated every Wednesday. Combining this data with analysis from its team of medical experts, IU is monitoring and minimizing the spread of COVID-19.

Events and Lectures

Distinguished Faculty Research Lecture: Bernice Pescosolido

Virtual  |  April 29, 2021
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