Yearly Archives: 2012

Yearly Archives: 2012

IU East’s second community writing marathon to focus on art and place

IU East’s second community writing marathon to focus on art and place

Indiana University East and other community organizers are planning the second event in a yearlong writing series. The next community writing marathon will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 13, and focus on writing about art and place across the Indiana University East, Ivy Tech Community College, and Reid Hospital & Health Care Services campuses. The event will coincide with the Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition that features a lecture by this year’s juror, Barbara Tannenbaum, curator of Photography at the Cleveland Museum of Art, and an open judging of this year’s entries. “The event will provide a rich environment for writing,” said Katherine Frank, dean of Humanities and Social Sciences at IU East. “Not … Continued
Tell Your Story with Art

Tell Your Story with Art

Centerville Public Library. Please call the library at 855-5223 to reserve your space, or email read@centervillelibrary.info All classes are free and materials will be provided. October 6 – classes instructed by Tom Butters & Bess Sturgis Drawing for adults: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Drawing for children: 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. October 13 – classes instructed by Tom Butters & Bess Sturgis Acrylic on canvas for adults: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Watercolor for children: 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. October 20 – classes instructed by Danny Shaver & Celeste Badger Photography for adults: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. (Please bring your own camera & USB cord) Writing for children: 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. (Add words to art … Continued
Entries now accepted for the Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition

Entries now accepted for the Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition

Indiana University East is accepting art entries through October 5 for the Whitewater Valley Annual Art Competition. The competition will begin at 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 13, in Whitewater Hall. Prior to the judging, there will be a juror presentation at 11:30 a.m. in Tom Raper Hall, room 124. This year’s competition will be juried by Barbara Tannenbaum, Curator of Photography at the Cleveland Museum of Art. Tannenbaum recently organized a groundbreaking exhibition on print-on-demand photo books. Entry forms, information on eligibility and a calendar are available at iue.edu/gallery or by calling Ed Thornburg, gallery curator, at extension 8605.
Free tickets available for Dave Isay visit

Free tickets available for Dave Isay visit

Award-winning producer, acclaimed author and editor, and founder of the StoryCorps Project, Dave Isay, will speak at IU East on Tuesday, October 16, as part of the “One Book, Many Voices” project. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. and the event will begin at 6 p.m. in Vivian Auditorium. The free tickets for Vivian Auditorium have all been taken but tickets for the overflow section are still available at the Office of the Bursar in Whitewater Hall.