Spotlights & Profiles

Student Spotlights

  • All in the family

    The Kusisto siblings, along with thousands of IU students, will be honored as Founders Scholars on April 6.

  • Carlie Jensen

    The apparel merchandising senior recently won a $25,000 scholarship from the National Retail Federation.

  • Hannah Crane

    "Dance is a vehicle for something greater than performance," said the senior journalism major.

  • Crusading for human rights

    Two IU Maurer School of Law students, both former refugees, share their stories and current work with the Center for Constitutional Democracy.

  • Natalie Cahill

    After graduation in May, the nursing major wants to treat premature babies and help with free clinics.

  • Transformative travels

    Our new intern, sophomore Matt Bloom, shares highlights from his recent birthright trip to Israel.

  • Mackenzie Wright

    The IU junior is an Advocate for Community Engagement at Middle Way House.

  • Eric Carbajal

    The doctoral student in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese recently wrote a novel and launched a literary magazine.

  • Diane Fruchtman

    The doctoral student in religious studies received the Andrea S. McRobbie Graduate Fellowship in Medieval History.

  • Rahaf Safi

    As the fifth presidential intern for the Office of the President, Safi's duties will focus on IU's international strategic plan.

  • Visiting scholars

    Four scholars from Vietnam are spending the fall semester at SPEA in Bloomington.

  • Avital Deskalo

    "The breadth and depth of my experiences are preparing me to help children of all ages," said the doctoral student in education.

  • Ankita Maru

    The graduate student is a founding board member of Women Empowering Success in Technology.

  • Lindsay Vrooman

    The IU senior, a freestyle swimmer on the IU women's team, was named Big Ten Swimmer of 2013.

  • Alexea Candreva

    "Everything about being in Bloomington feels right," said the IU junior, a double major in journalism and communication and culture.

  • Paige Lehman

    "Teaching is a job where you'll give back for the rest of your life," said the direct admit scholar, who plans to teach science.

  • Lauren Chamberlain

    The IU senior is double majoring in finance and marketing with a minor in Spanish.

  • Wells Scholars

    IU has announced a new class of Wells Scholars.

  • Carl Darnell

    The doctoral student in education works to increase student minority involvement on campus.

  • Ashley Minyard

    The IU junior blends her love for fashion and writing as an intern at CollegeFashionista.