Five Indiana University Bloomington professors in the College of Arts and Sciences are recipients of the prestigious John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship for 2013. Poet Ross Gay, IU Polish Studies Center director Bill Johnston, biologist James Bever, linguist Robert Fulk, and religious studies professor David Haberman were notified of their fellowships earlier this month. “The five [...]
A “dalang” master, Goodlander performs traditional Balinese shadow puppetry, shows about the “world coming into balance” that are meant for the gods.
It’s the end of “Welcome Week” on the IU Bloomington campus. A record-breaking 7,590 first-year students came to campus this week, along with the rest of the classes. Facebook and Twitter feeds brimmed with messages from new and returning students celebrating their return to campus and alumni waxing nostalgic. This week is an unofficial homecoming [...]