A look back at the 2019-20 academic year

IU photographer Liz Kaye shares campus memories from past year

As we reflect on the past academic year, we celebrate the rich traditions and culture of IUPUI and commend the students, staff and faculty who have experienced this unprecedented time together.

Indiana University photographer Liz Kaye compiled some of her favorite photos from the past 10 months.

Top left: IUPUI students work on math problems with the help of student tutors at the Math Assistance Center on July 31; top right: IUPUI Chancellor Nasser H. Paydar enjoyed doing activities with students during the Weeks of Welcome Ice Cream Social on Aug. 29; bottom: The Black Student Union hosted a welcome-back social and resource fair at Lockfield Green on Sept. 4.

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IUPUI students danced the night away for Light up the Night at Carroll Stadium during Weeks of Welcome on Sept. 6.

Top: The Battleships competition took place at the IU Natatorium on Sept. 17; bottom left: "Flick and Float" opened up the Natatorium for students to watch Disney's "Moana" while sitting in inner tubes in the diving well on Sept. 19; bottom right: The provided inner tubes for "Flick and Float" added fun color to the event.

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Multiple teams participated in IUPUI's 11th annual Regatta on the downtown canal Sept. 21.
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It's not unusual to see participants out of their boats and in the water during Regatta.
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The view from White River Parkway of the sun rising over the Indianapolis skyline was spectacular on Oct. 14.

Top: The Campus Center reflected the light from the sunrise Oct. 22; bottom left: The view of New York Street and the Indianapolis skyline from the fifth-floor patio of University Hall on Nov. 9 captured fall's bright foliage; bottom right: Students enjoyed doing crafts during the Weeks of Welcome Sophomore Social Kickoff event at the Campus Center on Jan. 22.

Top left: Tiny icicles glistened on landscaping outside the Campus Center on Feb. 2; top right: IUPUI students and mascots were honored at center court of Bankers Life Fieldhouse for IUPUI Night at the Pacers on Feb. 10; bottom: IUPUI was blanketed in snow Feb. 13.

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The Campus Center filled with guests for the annual International Festival on Feb. 27.

Top: Riley Hospital for Children patients get to interact with IUPUI students at Jagathon, IUPUI's annual fundraiser for Riley, on March 7 this year; bottom left: A large number of IUPUI students participated in Jagathon; bottom right: Wildlife have begun to take over campus now that humans are scarce; geese were flying low April 4.

Top: The IUPUI women's basketball team celebrated winning its first Horizon League Championship after beating Green Bay 51-37 on March 10; bottom left: Senior women's basketball guard Holly Hoopingarner cut off a piece of net after winning the Horizon League title; bottom right: Campus parking spots sit empty as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and the transition to online classes.

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The Shreve Gateway boldly announces the entrance to IUPUI on West Street.