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  • Indiana Humanities
    Mari Evans’s “Ethos and Creativity” Three Decades Later: Art and Race in Indianapolis By DAVID HOPPE I had never met Mari Evans—more to the point, I was unfamiliar with her writing—when I was urged to invite her to write a piece for Where We Live: [Read More…]
  • Winter Rx for Nature
    By LIZ WERTZ, KIB GreenKids Coordinator We are now in the thick of winter. (Well, except for those 50 degree days that keep popping up…) For many, the cold weather, short days, and increased time spent inside can add up to a case of seasonal [Read More…]
  • Indiana Landmarks
    A Sense of Place By JUDY O’BANNON Secretary emerita, Indiana Landmarks If I stopped the average citizen on the street and asked, “Do you need a sense of place in your life?” I’m afraid I would get quite a few blank stares. The expression “sense of [Read More…]
  • KIB
    Seven Secrets to Keep Indianapolis Beautiful’s Success By: DAVE FORSELL, KIB President I’m on a Southwest Flight to Washington D.C. today. Ever notice their logo? A heart is at the center. As I prepared to speak to a conference of 1,000 [Read More…]