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2013-12-20 12:20:10

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Dec. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The IU-UNC LogMBA program recognized its eighth class of graduates on December 19, 2013 at the Army and Navy Club in Washington, DC. Mr. Thomas J. Donohue, President and CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, delivered the commencement address for the ceremony. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131220/DC37117) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090316/DC84323LOGO) "America cannot remain the economic and military...

2013-09-17 08:37:49

IU students trade interview suits and ties for hard hat and hammer BENTON HARBOR, Mich., Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As students get into the swing of things with a new school year, students at Indiana University Bloomington will swing hammers alongside Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) employees and members from Habitat for Humanity of Monroe County. Beginning with Indiana University's Sept. 14 football game against the Bowling Green Falcons, Whirlpool employees, IU's Kelley...

2013-09-07 23:01:48

IU President Michael A. McRobbie this week became the first IU president to visit Ghana, meeting with senior officials at the nation's oldest university to explore ways to expand one of IU's most productive and successful international partnerships. Accra, Ghana (PRWEB) September 07, 2013 Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie this week became the first IU president to visit Ghana, meeting with senior officials at the nation's oldest university, the University of...

2013-09-04 23:00:58

During the Indiana University presidential trip to Africa, IU starts its first alumni chapter in South Africa and forms a partnership with some of South Africa's premier universities. Johannesburg and Cape Town, South Africa (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 During a week in two of South Africa's largest and most dynamic cities, an Indiana University delegation led by President Michael A. McRobbie signed a new partnership agreement with the country's top-ranked business school and...

2013-06-19 11:03:51

Though fewer in number, presentations by academics preferred by public TED Talks, the most popular conference and events website in the world with over 1 billion informational videos viewed, provides academics with increased popular exposure but does nothing to boost citations of their work by peers, new research led by Indiana University has found. In the comprehensive study of over 1,200 TED Talks videos and their presenters, lead author Cassidy R. Sugimoto, an assistant professor in...

2013-04-08 08:24:46

World's Largest Crowdfunding-for-Good Platform Partners with Indiana University Student Foundation to Make Annual Charity Fundraising Event a Breakaway Success MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The world's largest crowdfunding-for-good platform, Fundly (www.fundly.com), and Indiana University's "Little 500", the country's largest collegiate bike race, have teamed up to launch the first-ever crowdfunding campaign in the 63-year old annual fundraising event's...

2012-12-18 08:29:15

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., Dec. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- For the third straight year, Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) partnered with Monroe County Habitat for Humanity and Indiana University to build a new home with a local low-income family. Employees, students, alumni and volunteers from the community built the home in partnership with Ashley, Doyle and Hailey Kell, who received the keys to their new home on Oct. 13, prior to IU's Homecoming game against Ohio State University. To view the...

2012-12-14 12:21:24

WASHINGTON, Dec. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The IU-UNC LogMBA program recognized its seventh class of graduates on December 13, 2012 at the Army and Navy Club in Washington, D.C. Mr. Eric Smith, Assistant Administrator, Logistics Management Directorate, Federal Emergency Management Agency, delivered the commencement address for the ceremony. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121214/DC30015)(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090316/DC84323LOGO) The graduates earned...

2012-10-31 03:35:14

Soda consumption, TV and video/computer games, and the frequency of meals heavily influenced students' weight in an Indiana University study that examined the impact of a school-based obesity intervention program over an 18-month period. More soda consumption and screen time meant students were more likely to be overweight or to gain weight. The more frequently students ate meals each day, the less likely they were to stay overweight or gain weight during the study, which examined the...

2012-09-14 23:01:24

Site Strategics, a Indianapolis-based Internet Marketing firm is hosting a New Media Day for New Media Academics Club of Indiana University Kokomo. Starting with their radio show, Edge of the Web radio heard on Newstalk1430 WXNT at 8am on Saturday 15th, 2012, students will learn about careers inside New Media and Internet Marketing. DK New Media and Kelly IT Services are assisting Site Strategics in this scholastic and community opportunity. Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) September 14, 2012 Site...