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April 28th 2016
Indiana University's POLICYbriefings blog recently featured the current Unversity Archives exhibition.
April 25th 2016
"It was only about a month ago that I met Sherry Wise, but since then I have seen her everywhere. We first met at Wylie House, where Sherry has worked as Outdoor Interpreter for the past 15 years."
April 11th 2016
Photo credit: From the Lilly Library collections, this image features Clifford Odets, circa 1962.
Indiana University is celebrating a $1.2 million gift by Walt Whitman Odets to the IU Libraries' Lilly Library, one of the nation's premiere rare book and manuscript libraries. The collection of over 450 paintings by his late father, Clifford Odets, is evidence that this iconic American playwright, screenwriter, and director was not limited to the written and spoken word.
April 7th 2016
On March 28, international agriculturalist and "father" of the Svalbard Seed Bank in Norway, Dr. Cary Fowler visited Indiana University to participate in a Q&A screening of the documentary Seeds of Time.
As a guest of IU Libraries' Wylie House, Dr. Fowler was able to interact with multiple educational areas during his two days on campus. Shown here, Dr. Fowler discusses the new seed library offered at Wylie House with the director of the historic house museum and its outdoor interpreter.