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Indianapolis, Indiana | June 6, 2019

Indiana University and the IU Foundation honored four individuals at the 2019 Partners in Philanthropy Awards Dinner. IU President Michael A. McRobbie and IU Foundation President and CEO Daniel C. Smith presented the awards, recognizing exceptional volunteer leaders whose vital service and contributions help shape the future of the university at the highest levels.

Ruth N. Halls Theatre, IU Bloomington | April 27, 2019

Indiana University paid tribute to IU football legend George Taliaferro, who passed away in October, and IU President McRobbie announced that the plaza outside the north end of Indiana Memorial Stadium will be named the George Taliaferro Plaza and a statue will be erected in his honor. 

Hine Hall, IUPUI | April 23, 2019

IU broke ground for IUPUI's Innovation Hall, an adaptable facility to meet the evolving teaching and research needs for programs in the Purdue School of Science, the Purdue School of Engineering and Technology, and the IU School of Informatics and Computing.

IU Foundation, Peterson Room | April 10, 2019

On IU Day, the university announced a landmark $20 million gift from Sidney and Lois Eskenazi. Their gift was the largest in the history of the School of Art, Architecture + Design and supports student scholarships, faculty development, various academic programs and additional facilities for the school. In recognition of their generosity and longstanding commitment to IU and the arts, the school was renamed in their honor.

Indiana Memorial Union | April 4, 2019

IU held a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the beginning of the renovation and relocation of the Arthur R. Metz Bicentennial Grand Carillon. 

President's Hall | March 18, 2019

At a symposium at IU Bloomington, Indiana University faculty members were recognized for their appointment as distinguished professor, the university's highest academic rank for scholars and researchers.

Columbus, Indiana | January 31, 2019

IU President McRobbie presided over the dedication of the Republic Building in Columbus, Indiana, which was designed by renowned Architect Myron Goldsmith. Completed in 1971, the building has received national attention, and it will continue to be celebrated for its new role as the home of the Indiana University's Master of Architecture program in the School of Art, Architecture + Design.

IUPUI | January 24, 2019

The event featured remarks by IU President Michael A. McRobbie, IUPUI Chancellor Nasser H. Paydar, Purdue Board of Trustees President Michael Berghoff and a panel of Indianapolis mayors, past and present, who helped celebrate the occasion of IUPUI's 50th birthday in historic fashion.