Roberts honored with Garfield Dissertation Fellowship


GSLIS PhD student Sarah T. Roberts has been honored with a 2012 Eugene Garfield Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship from Beta Phi Mu, the International Library and Information Studies Honor Society. Up to six recipients are selected each year for this prestigious award, a national competition among doctoral students who are working on their dissertations. The amount awarded for each fellowship is $3,000. Read more


Summer Session Offers Broad View of Research and Careers in Education for Undergrads


Undergraduates from across all disciplines are encouraged to explore what the Graduate School of Education & Information Studies (GSE&IS) has to offer during Summer Session. Associate Professor of Education Robert Cooper says that taking a Summer Session course will greatly enrich the lives and learning of those who are exploring a future career as teachers and/or school administrators. Read more


NSF awards IU $3.82 million for Open Science Grid Operations Center


The National Science Foundation and the U.S. Department of Energy have renewed funding for the Open Science Grid project, providing $27 million from 2012 to 2016. Indiana University will receive $3.82 million of the award to continue running OSG’s Operations Center, highlighting IU’s noted expertise in grid computing and ability to deliver a reliable, secure, easy-to-use environment. Read more