IU Alumni Association

  • 1000 E. 17th Street
  • Virgil T. DeVault Alumni Center
  • Bloomington, IN 47408
  • (812) 855-4822  |  (800) 824-3044

The IU Alumni Association is home to a worldwide community of IU alums who love Indiana University and care about its future. Support from alumni around the world make it possible for the IUAA to be a voice for alumni in issues that affect IU's future, connect alumni with volunteer projects and community outreach activities and be a loyal companion as alumni move forward in their careers, put down roots or explore the world. 

IUAA membership makes the entire IU community stronger. IUAA serves every IU alum - but it's the loyal and supportive membership who make their many programs and services possible. If you're visiting Bloomington and the IU campus, stop by the DeVault Alumni Center to connect with other alum and learn more about IUAA.

Native Heroines in American Culture

  • Recurring weekly on Wednesday until September 30, 2020
  • (812) 855-9335

This course will study the ways Native American heroines have been represented in American culture with an eye to colonialism and national identity. We will consider how their narratives have evolved over time in relation to different political and cultural moments. We will also discuss alternate... Learn more

Finding the Right Container: Writing New Short Stories

  • Recurring weekly on Tuesday until November 3, 2020
  • (812) 855-9335

In this class, we will read Ben Marcus’s New American Stories and focus on narrative techniques that add tension, suspense, readability, and surprise to short stories. We will read and discuss traditional realist fiction, and stories that fight against standard definitions, and we will then write... Learn more

Haunted Indiana University

  • Recurring weekly on Monday until October 26, 2020
  • (812) 855-9335

Indiana University’s Bloomington campus has a history of unnatural activity. This course will look at the ghost stories and legends about IU. We will discuss ghost stories and legends from a folklore studies perspective. Then we will look at what local ghost stories can tell us about our... Learn more