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Interdisciplinary Book Proposal Opportunity

The editors of the new Brill-Rodopi book series “PHILOSOPHY OF FILM” invite book-length proposals (monographs or edited volumes). Over the last several decades an increasing number of people have studied film with a general interest in philosophy. Philos-sophia, the love of wisdom, is an attempt at interpreting or questioning human existence and the world in

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Career Opportunities with an Interdisciplinary Studies Degree

  Have you asked yourself this question? What can I do with an interdisciplinary bachelor’s degree? Graduates of interdisciplinary studies programs may embark on a variety of career opportunities. Some students enroll in undergraduate interdisciplinary programs strictly for educational purposes, while others seek to advance or change careers. Schools may offer interdisciplinary studies either as

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Interdisciplinarity: An Institutional Priority of UIndy’s Strategic Plan

UIndy’s 2030 Open Vision places strong emphasis on developing interdisciplinarity on campus. Here are the most prominent areas in which and through which interdisciplinarity is intended to emerge: Curriculum: (Greyhound Plan) Innovations conceived during the Vision 2030 strategic planning process are in the works: A “Greyhound Plan,” which will provide an integrated student experience from

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Why Capstone Seminars?

Capstone seminars are meant to serve as a forum to discuss current research and present work in progress. They are meant to provide students with a (hopefully intra-disciplinary or interdisciplinary) intellectual community and a place for collaborative learning before they leave college. Providing students with this opportunity allows them to engage in active critique and

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Have You Ever Considered Taking a Multilingual Course?

Have you ever considered taking a multilingual course? UIndy regularly offers a course in multilingual  conversation and translation. This course is a laboratory for students to explore a multilingual context that demands thinking on your feet and rapid language-learning skills. Focusing on the acquisition of a third language for already bilingual students, students will be expected

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2015 Interdisciplinary Conference at UIndy

Get ready for the first Interdisciplinary Conference at UIndy in December 2015. Here are the eight areas of investigation: UIndy — Anchor of the Southside: Interdisciplinary Opportunities & Challenges within the 2030 Vision UIndy – Interdisciplinary and Interprofessional? Distinct and Overarching Approaches to Research, Teaching and Service UIndy – You Would Never Have Guessed: Unexpected

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