A commitment to strengthen Indiana University’s international engagement. IU Worldwide offers faculty and students across all IU campuses easy access to a broad array of services, programs, and resources that support international research, study, and engagement. You can also learn more about IU’s international initiatives and partnership activities around the world.
Jenny Bowen of the IU Office of International Services was honored with the Leo R. Dowling Award for Excellence by the Region VI division of NAFSA: Association of International Educators.
Sandi Lemons of the IUPUI Office of International Affairs received the George E. Hertrich Advocacy Award from the Region VI division of NAFSA: Association of International Educators.
In 1949, Margaret Bourke-White, one of the most famous photojournalists in America, travelled to South Africa on assignment for Life magazine. Some of her rarely-seen images from that period are featured in Photos in Black and White: Margaret Bourke-White and the Dawn of Apartheid in South Africa at the Mathers Museum of World Cultures. Curated by Alex Lichtenstein, Associate Professor of History at Indiana University, the exhibition offers a comprehensive look at Bourke-White’s photojournalistic portrayal of South Africa in 1949 and 1950.
Indiana University Bloomington Provost and Executive Vice President Lauren Robel will travel to South Korea next week to strengthen relationships with alumni and partner institutions and to develop collaborations in a nation that is rich in both culture and innovation.
In response to the devastating Typhoon Haiyan that killed thousands of Filipinos and left massive destruction and homelessness in its wake, members of the Filipino community in Bloomington and the Indiana University Asian Culture Center will be hosting a couple of events to express support for and solidarity with the victims of the typhoon, and to empower and inspire those willing to help support the relief efforts.
Record levels of Indiana University students continue to go abroad as a vital part of their education at the Bloomington campus of Indiana University. According to the 2013 Open Doors report released today by the Institute of International Education, IU Bloomington now ranks fifth nationally in the number of students studying abroad -- up from seventh the previous year.