Marquee Events

Thursday, October 25, 2018 -- Saturday, October 27, 2018

2018 marks 60 years since the National Defense Education Act (NDEA) was signed into law. The NDEA's Title VI funding underwrote the dramatic and transformative expansion of language and area studies at all levels of education across the U.S. This symposium will assess the current state of international education and explore directions for the future.

To register for the conference, or to find out more about the program, please visit 

Thursday, September 26, 2019 -- Sunday, September 29, 2019

Please join us for a weekend of programs and activities to officially kick off IU's year-long Bicentennial celebration. Activities will include: 

Opening Ceremony

Outdoor Street Festival and Fireworks

Higher Education Symposium

College Themester: Remembering and Forgetting

Book Releases

Faculty Research Showcase

IU Football Watch Party

All-Star Show at the IU Auditorium

IU Cinema Screenings

IU Theater Productions

And more! 

More information will be posted here as the event date approaches.


Monday, January 20, 2020

Please join us to celebrate 200 years of Indiana University. Details of this special event are forthcoming.

Monday, June 1, 2020 -- Saturday, June 6, 2020

Celebrate IU’s past, present, and future with a university-wide event honoring alumni. This reunion will be held June 1-6, 2020, co-hosted by IUPUI and IU Bloomington. It will highlight the university’s vast alumni network and the impact they have had locally, regionally, and around the world. The event will feature faculty and alumni panels, campus tours, keynote speakers, and entertainment.

Saturday, June 6, 2020

Join us for an outdoor event to celebrate the end of IU's Bicentennial year, featuring musical performances and entertainment, and an IU alumni data visualization. More information forthcoming.