Tag: IU Board of Trustees

Cutting ties with David Starr Jordan

By: Cassidy Martenson Intern The Indiana University Board of Trustees decided in an eight-to-one vote to remove the David Starr Jordan name from various locations around the Bloomington campus on Oct. 1. This decision was based on Jordan’s advocacy for the eugenics movement, a philosophy that seeks to improve the human race through forced sterilization

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WANTED: One new IU student trustee

By: JIM IRIZARRY Staff Writer/Copy Editor jcirizar@iusb.edu An opportunity to initiate change. It’s something that many of us strive for in our lives. For one Indiana University student, the chance to initiate that change may come earlier than they had ever expected. The university will be looking to fill the student trustee’s seat on the

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