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Thu, 07 Dec 2017 18:45:40

From determining the value of your favorite baseball player to refining the holiday online shopping you’re doing in the other tab right now, the practice of big data analytics is everywhere. The field crunches thousands, millions or even billions of data points to better understand a problem in any field. The Data-Driven Knowledge Discovery Laboratory in the... Read more »

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 17:36:54

On November 16th, 2017, SOURCE River West Entrepreneurship Center (SOURCE RW) hosted its second Pitch-Fest. Entrepreneurs who had completed the SOURCE RW Kauffman FastTrac® Business Owners Series were invited to pitch their business ideas with the potential of winning a $1000 award provided by the Kelley School of Business, Indianapolis. Kauffman FastTrac® is offered at SOURCE RW... Read more »

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 20:40:31

Written by Jim Grim For decades, IUPUI has supported university-assisted community school programs in the Near West area of Indianapolis. Currently, IUPUI is working with Mary Rigg Neighborhood Center and more than 70 area organizations collaborating on a second five-year, $2.3 million U.S. Department of Education-funded Near-Westside Community Schools Project focused on five Indianapolis Public Schools – George... Read more »

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 21:26:18

A three-year, $428,000 grant from the National Science Foundation will enable IUPUI researchers to enhance geosciences education and inspire future solutions to community problems. INDIANAPOLIS — A three-year, $428,000 grant from the National Science Foundation will enable IUPUI researchers to enhance geosciences education and inspire future solutions to community problems. The endeavor is designed to... Read more »

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 19:40:10

SOURCE River West Entrepreneurship Center (SOURCE RW) is proud to announce that they have received a two-year, $125,000 grant from Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust  to expand services at the Near West education and business support center, located at 2230 West Michigan Street. The grant will allow SOURCE RW to provide additional services, programs, coaching, and co-working... Read more »

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:47:51

Written by Drew Rensberger IUPUI Office of Community Engagement works in concert with neighborhood partners, residents, and stakeholders to raise the quality of life for those living in the Near West neighborhood of Indianapolis. To do this, we build relationships in the community and partner with the neighborhood associations of Haughville, Hawthorne, Stringtown, and We Care to organize themselves into... Read more »

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 17:01:10

Written by Amy Conrad Warner, Vice Chancellor Office of Community Engagement IUPUI embraces key responsibilities in ensuring the vitality of our region. Research, discovery and direct service provides answers to complex health challenges, builds strong communities, and prepares tomorrow’s workforce to innovate and compete on a global level. The fulfillment of this commitment requires accountability... Read more »

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 20:25:35

The International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement (IARSLCE) recently awarded Dr. Julie A. Hatcher with the Distinguished Career Recognition Award. Dr. Hatcher is Associate Professor, Lilly Family School of Philanthropy, and serves as the Executive Director of the IUPUI Center for Service and Learning (CSL). This award recognizes one scholar annually whose... Read more »