Bicentennial Essays and Podcasts

Voices from the IU Bicentennial

The Voices from the IU Bicentennial series focuses on specific topics from IU’s history. The series is updated each semester with new stories from IU students, faculty, and staff.

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The Women Who Changed IU Medicine
Behind the Scenes: The Unknown Black Women of the IU Libraries and Archives
Lynton Keith Caldwell: Professor, Legislator, and Environmentalist
Will Counts: Photojournalist, Professor, Life-Changer
Edwin H. Sutherland: The IU Scholar Who Revolutionized the Study of Criminology
The Early Days of the IU Graduate School
Daniel Kirkwood: The “American Kepler,” Beloved Professor, and Bloomington Icon
Bridging the Gap: Early Female Faculty at IUPUI
The Enduring Legacy of Esther Bray: Educator and Civic Leader
The Women Who Broadened IUPUI
A Gem of IU History (1992)
The 1968 Little 500 Sit-in Podcast
Paul V. McNutt: Student Leader, Future Governor
Claudia Crump: Lifelong Educator and World Traveler
A Gem of IU History: Daisy Beck on the IU Auditorium Organ
Roland Clark Davis, Pioneering Psychophysiologist
The First Women of the Business School
Diane Nash, Unsung Hero of the Civil Rights Movement, Visits IU Southeast
The Untold Stories of May Wright Sewall and Alma Eikerman
The Poetry of Leadership: Remembering Kenneth R. R. Gros Louis
Celebrating the 90th Anniversary of the Recording of Hoagy Carmichael’s Star Dust
Jacqueline Hall Kelly: A Story of Courage and Determination to Succeed
A Look at IU Bloomington Arts Centers
IU and Solar Eclipses: A Historical Note
Dr. Agnes Wells: Educator, Administrator, Equal Rights Advocate
Dr. Jorge Muñiz: Musician, Professor, Composer
Kathryn A. Fields Blackwell: Education Pioneer
Mary Brown Craig: IU’s First Archivist
Vincent Price’s Visit to IU Southeast
IU’s Most Notable Alumni & The New York Times
The Tale of Two Projects
The Legacy of Andrew Wylie: Food in the 19th Century
Researching the Life of Andrew Wylie
The Legacy of Andrew Wylie
The Sample Gates & the White House: Presidential Scandal
The Sample Gates & the White House: Salutations