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Category Archives: AMPATH

HADITHI Stigma Films Update

I haven’t had much time to write lately because I have been busy virtually every waking moment this semester. Getting a grant means my already packed life somehow has to … Continue reading

March 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Won New Frontiers Grant!

Today Indiana University announced the recipients of the New Frontiers in Arts and Humanities Grant. I am happy to say that we were among that group! I am delighted to … Continue reading

December 18, 2014 · 1 Comment

IUPUI Released Shahidi Article Today

App offers better way to present patients with information in a global health care setting Published: Dec. 15, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE INDIANAPOLIS — A media arts and science team … Continue reading

December 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Pocket Square Live

The Pocket Square Project launch event was held last Monday at The Libertine bar in downtown Indy. It was very successful with at least 100 people attending. I luckily finished … Continue reading

December 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Pocket Square Project

My friend Rachel Vreeman is launching The Pocket Square Project to help raise funds for starting and sustaining HIV support groups for adolescents in Kenya. This project involves the making and selling … Continue reading

November 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Here comes more

The last week has been a no-minute-to-spare juggling act of school demands (recruitment visits, search committee interviews, in addition to the normal teaching load), Arcanum show details, Dream Tree preparations, … Continue reading

October 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

HADITHI Deux, Hopefully

Last year I applied for a grant to continue making films for Dr. Rachel Vreeman’s HADITHI study. (See the entry on Shahidi). The grant was an internal $50,000 grant called … Continue reading

October 8, 2014 · 3 Comments


In late 2012 I was awarded an IU grant to travel to Kenya to shoot a series of videos for AMPATH (Academic Model for Providing Access to Healthcare). AMPATH is a consortium of … Continue reading

September 19, 2014