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Posted on March 2nd, 2022 in Award, Faculty, Honors by Aaron Dusso

Congratulations to Dr. Kryder-Reid for being named a 2021-2022 Fulbright U.S. Scholar! Read more about it here Elizabeth B. Kryder-Reid is a Professor in the Department of Anthropology, Director of Cultural Heritage Research Center and the Director of Graduate Programs for Museum Studies, IU School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI

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Posted on February 23rd, 2022 in Article, Publication, Research by Aaron Dusso

Dr. Devon Hensel recently published the article, “Sexual Modesty in Sexual Expression and Experience: A Scoping Review, 2000 – 2021” in The Journal of Sex Research. ABSTRACT Sexual modesty is the social, cultural, interpersonal, and psychological systems – defined by the tenets of Script Theory – that regulate individuals’ sexual expression and experience at the …

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Posted on February 14th, 2022 in Award, Honors by Aaron Dusso

Congratulations to Chancellor’s Professor Dr. Ulla Connor of the School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI on being named honorary doctor by Abo Akademi University in Finland! The honor will be conferred on May 20, 2022. Ulla M. Connor is Chancellor’s Professor of English and Barbara E. and Karl R. Zimmer Chair in Intercultural Communication and …

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Posted on January 28th, 2022 by Aaron Dusso

Congratulations to Dr. Zimmerman who was recently awarded the Royal Anthropological Institute’s Lucy Mair Medal and the Marsh Prize for Applied Anthropology! You can read more about it here Larry Zimmerman is Professor Emeritus of Museum Studies and Public Scholar Emeritus of Native American Representation, IU School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI

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Posted on January 20th, 2022 in Award, Book, Research by Aaron Dusso

Sociologist Andrew Whitehead, co-director of the Association of Religion Data Archives at the Center for the Study of Religion and American Culture at IUPUI, won the 2021 Distinguished Book Award from the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion for his co-authored book “Taking America Back for God: Christian Nationalism in the United States.” The Distinguished Book Award recognizes …

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Posted on January 14th, 2022 by Aaron Dusso

Jason Kelly is the TRIP (Translating Research into Practice) scholar of the month. Read more about Dr. Kelly’s work here On Friday, January 28, 2022 from 12 noon to 1:00 p.m. Professor Kelly will give a virtual presentation about his work on “Transdisciplinarity, Public Scholarship, and the Anthropocene.” In this presentation, Professor Jason Kelly will …

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Posted on January 12th, 2022 in Community Engagement, Events by Aaron Dusso

Stephanie Rowe recently organized an excellent “Making a Career with History” panel as part of IUPUI’s Fall Career week.   Stephanie Rowe is Executive Director of the National Council on Public History, IU School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI

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Posted on January 6th, 2022 in Faculty, Media, Research by Aaron Dusso

On the anniversary of the Capitol insurrection many are still trying to figure out why it happened and what it means for our country moving forward. There are a handful of reasons thousands of Americans rioted that day. While not the only reason, a key influence was white Christian nationalism. My colleague Sam Perry and …

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Posted on January 5th, 2022 in Community Engagement, Creative Activity, Events by Aaron Dusso

Associate Faculty member Desmond L. Kemp’s Introduction to American Politics class (POLS Y103) was given the opportunity to take a creative approach to solving political centered issues using technology. They met with the creator of EMPOWRD, Horace Williams, which is an application that allows lobbyists and politicians in Georgia to engage local citizens. Teams of …

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