Throughout history, slavery (the purchase and sale of human beings as chattel), enslavement (through conquest, and exploitation of indebtedness, among other vulnerabilities), and similar extreme forms of exploitation and control have been an intrinsic part of human societies.
The call just went out for the second round of applications for the President's International Research Awards. Inside IU caught up with international gateway offices director Ally Batten, who shared additional information about this funding program.
The trip is part of an ongoing partnership between the School of Education and Beijing Normal University
The latest research indicates that more than 400 million people embark annually on traditional pilgrimages in Saudi Arabia, India, Japan, and elsewhere, with the numbers steadily increasing.
IU Europe Gateway offers a space for conversation about antisemitism and racism in the United States
After the presidential election in the United States, Noam Zadoff, assistant professor of Jewish studies and history at Indiana University, felt it was time to have a conversation.
Indiana University is celebrating the golden anniversary of one of its most successful overseas study programs and globally focused collaborations.
Registration for the IU China Gateway Career Fairs in Shanghai and Beijing is now open.
A new Indiana University Bloomington Kelley School of Business partnership with FLAME University in Pune, India, will launch reciprocal study abroad programs for students on both campuses.
David A. Brenneman, Director of the Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art gives talk and meets counterparts at the new Tsinghua University Art Museum
Call for Papers - Sacred Journeys: Pilgrimage and Religious Tourism 4th Global Conference
Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie awarded one of the first four grants from IU’s President’s International Research Awards to Professor Steven Mannheimer, associate dean of faculty affairs and professor in the Media Arts and Science program at the IU School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI.
Food safety, refugee integration among studies earning IU President's International Research Fund grants
Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie has awarded four faculty members with the inaugural round of funding from IU’s President’s International Research Fund. The new program sponsors international collaborative research projects that engage one or more of IU’s Global Gateways and the communities they serve.
An Indiana University African American dance group one week cultural exchange with China University of Mining and Technology Beijing's (CUMTB) School of Law and Humanities.
Indiana University recently concluded a successful weeklong trip to South Korea and China, where IU President Michael A. McRobbie led efforts to create new intercultural and international opportunities for IU students and faculty.
Indiana University Bloomington political scientist Jean Robinson joins Christian Lammert of the Freie Universität Berlin to discuss the 2016 election results.
Scholarship opportunity to study film making in the United States for three weeks in May 2017.
Dr. Narendra Jadhav, a member of the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Indian Parliament, will present the sixth annual Patrick O’Meara International Lecture on November 14, 2016.
Lauren Robel travels to India to enhance relationships with key university partners and alumni and announce an agreement with one of the country's most dynamic institutions, Ambedkar University Delhi.
Call for Proposals for the 2016-17 Indiana University – Freie Universität Berlin Joint Research Workshops and Short-term Research Stays
With the goal of facilitating research cooperation, Freie Universität Berlin and Indiana University have established a joint funding program to support annual joint research workshops and short-term research stays.
Indiana University is one of six universities that created a career fair for Chinese students and graduates seeking job opportunities with top firms in China.
Allison LeClere, an IU master’s student in higher education and student affairs, shares her experience as a summer intern at the IU Europe Gateway in Berlin.
Fellows spend the summer working around the globe, from Argentina to Vietnam, in a variety of international settings, including corporations, nongovernmental organizations and respected law firms.
While students learn about student culture, setting academic and personal goals, curricular planning and course selection, their parents attend workshops on education in the United States and helping from home. Sessions are lead by IU staff and current undergraduate students.
Weeklong trip includes the celebration of the 40-year anniversary of IU's relationship with the University of Warsaw and the celebration in Bologna, Italy, of the 50th anniversary of IU's partnership with the University of Bologna.
Indiana University's African American Choral Ensemble will perform in Germany this month at an international festival of sacred music as part of the group's first European tour.
An international conference 'Pilgrimages in India: Celebrating Journeys of Plurality and Sacredness' was held on March 3 and 4, 2016 at the IU India Gateway office.
Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business and Alliance Manchester Business School in the United Kingdom announced that they are launching a joint MBA program leading to degrees from both institutions.
Deepender S. Hooda, a 2003 Kelley graduate and a member of India’s parliament since 2005, lectured to classes at Kelley and the IU Maurer School of Law.
IU is establishing international gateway offices to engage the world through international activity and scholarship. Berlin will serve as IU's European Gateway Office.
IU students who speak fluent Mandarin will provide the play-by-play and color commentary for all 19 home men's basketball games.
Beginning Nov. 2, IU President McRobbie will lead a delegation, including IU Vice President for International Affairs David Zaret, IU Vice President for Research Fred Cate and IU first lady Laurie Burns McRobbie, on a five-day trip to Germany, where McRobbie will preside over the opening of the third IU Global Gateway.
Invite for Indian pilgrimage abstracts from academics, independent researchers and writers, communicators or pilgrimage/travel story tellers.
Informatics and Computing organizes Indo-US Workshop on Emerging Accessibility Technologies for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Workshop bringing together educators, researchers, and industry partners devoted to innovative solutions for digital knowledge accessibility and management for the Blind and Visually Impaired.
The Indiana University China Office in Beijing receives a visit from an Indiana delegation led by Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann, highlighting ways the university's global engagement will serve the people of Indiana.
The IU2U program that introduces incoming international students to life at IU will expand to include visits to India, South Korea and an additional location in China.
Joyce Yanyun Man is looking to reestablish IU's Research Center for Chinese Politics and Business as a “university-based” think tank on China.
U.S.-India Partnership for Sexual Health Promotion Members Convened at the Indiana University Gateway Office in Delhi, India!
Drs. Brian Dodge and Swagata Banik, and doctoral student Jessamyn Bowling, from the Center for Sexual Health Promotion traveled to Delhi, India, to meet with academic and community partners from The Humsafar Trust to facilitate new opportunities for advancing the field of sexual health through collaborative and community-based research, education and training initiatives among colleagues on both continents.
The weeklong visit to Beijing Sport University by IU School of Public Health-Bloomington faculty members underscored the innovative ways the partners link public health, sport, and recreation.
Marie Kerbeshian and Jeremy Schieler from the Indiana University Research and Technology Corp. recently visited Beijing and Xi’an to explore future partnerships in technology transfer and introducing startup companies to the Chinese market.
In span of 72 hours, IU signs university-wide partnership with King Saud University and officially dedicates new IU India Office.
The Office of International Affairs at IUPUI is leveraging Indiana’s strong connections with Zhejiang Province to increase the number of Chinese students enrolling at IUPUI.
Philanthropists, scholars and business people from around the world gather in Indianapolis for a summit on the present and future role of philanthropy in one of the world's most rapidly growing economies, China.
IU School of Optometry was the recipient of one of the eight institutional partnership projects in the third round of Obama-Singh 21st Century Knowledge Initiative awards strengthening collaboration and building partnerships between American and Indian institutions of higher education.
Michael Buening traveled to Beijing and Guangzhou to complete a comparative study of health insurance which focused on how migrants in China and the U.S. navigate their respective health care systems.
Indiana high school students in the IU program lived with host families in Hangzhou, China during their five-week stay while learning about communication, language usage, and exploring various other sites and territories in China.
Indiana University Bloomington students, staff, faculty and administrators traveled to Beijing, China, to help new students prepare for the academics, culture and engagement opportunities they will find at IU Bloomington when they arrive in August.
This conference, to be hosted by Ian McIntosh and attended by some of the world's leading archaeologists, will help to shed light on the early movement of peoples, especially Chinese navigators and traders, and their relationship with African merchants, especially from the Axumite Empire.
IU President McRobbie concluded an official visit to Beijing today by dedicating IU's gateway office for China, a new home base of university activities in the country.
IU Maurer School, China University of Political Science and Law to establish comparative law academy
IU Maurer School of Law and China University of Political Science and Law sign cooperation agreement establishing a new Academy for the Study of Chinese Law and Comparative Judicial Systems.
Indiana University has announced the creation of the IU China Office, its second international gateway office. The office will support scholarly research and teaching, conferences and workshops, study abroad programs, distance learning initiatives, executive and corporate programs and alumni events.
IU President Michael A. McRobbie and Internet2 President and CEO H. David Lambert led a delegation of U.S. college presidents, chief information officers and researchers to New Delhi, India, to establish a major partnership with the National Knowledge Network, the leading National Research and Education Network in India.
IU President McRobbie visited Beijing in May 2013 as part of 15-day East Asia trip to foster partnerships with leading Chinese universities, meet with IU alumni and business and government leaders, and participate in events for newly admitted students and their families.
Indiana University has announced the creation of its first international gateway office in Gurgaon, a suburb of New Delhi. The IU India Office will serve as a home base for IU activities in the country and will support scholarly research and teaching, international study and distance learning, business partnerships and alumni events.