Category: Past events

From Earth Charter’s award ceremony @ IIC
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From Earth Charter’s award ceremony @ IIC

May 20th — Earth Charter Indiana honored individuals whose work upholds principles of respect for nature, universal human rights, economic justice, grassroots democracy, and a culture of peace.

ICWA discusses US-Africa relations @ IIC
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ICWA discusses US-Africa relations @ IIC

March 31st the Indiana Council on World Affairs concluded its Great Decisions series with a talk on US-Africa relations by Modupe Onemola. Samantha Bresnahan files this report.

IndyAfrica networking @ IIC
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IndyAfrica networking @ IIC

March 31st the Interchurch Center hosted a remarkable event, a conversation between African-Hoosiers and others. It was put together by a new organization, IndyAfrica, with help from students from IUPUI’s School for Public and Environmental Affairs.

Bangladeshi American Alliance Health Fair
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Bangladeshi American Alliance Health Fair

Nearly a hundred Bangladeshis came to IIC to learn about healthcare options, consult privately with Bangla-speaking physicians … and enjoy a gorgeous spring day with families and friends.

Shari Rudavsky: “A Jew, Christian and Muslim walk into an art studio…”
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Shari Rudavsky: “A Jew, Christian and Muslim walk into an art studio…”

The Interchurch Center was the venue on April 29th when the Center for Interfaith Cooperation joined the Jewish Community Relations Council to host a showcase of a remarkable project for healing.

A celebration of Psalms
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A celebration of Psalms

In addition to providing a chance for Fairouz to explain his oratorio “Zabur,” it was a showcase of some of the important members of the Interchurch Center’s community.

Stopping Traffick
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Stopping Traffick

Stopping Traffick was organized by a class of MSW Candidates in the Indiana University School of Social Work at IUPUI and their professor, Kim Moffett, LCSW.

CCAT + INDYthinks on human traffcking @ IIC
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CCAT + INDYthinks on human traffcking @ IIC

On Tuesday March 10, Krannert Hall was the scene for a thought-provoking and interactive examination of human trafficking. Organizers were IUPUI’s Campus Coalition Against Trafficking (CCAT), the Indiana Council on World Affairs and INDYthinks.

An illuminated Bible for the 21st century
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An illuminated Bible for the 21st century

NUVO has a nice article about the exhibit of the Saint John’s Bible at the IIC, and explains why you should have seen it before it’s too late.

ICWA discussion of the Syrian refugee crisis
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ICWA discussion of the Syrian refugee crisis

At the Indiana Interchurch Center Tuesday February 24 the Indiana Council on World Affairs sponsored a talk about the Syrian refugee crisis by Erin Lang, who spent eight months working with Syrian refugee kids in Jordan.