PORTLAND, Maine | For Robert Indiana, ‘LOVE’ was a complicated relationship

NonProfit University Blog

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Pop artist Robert Indiana, best known for his 1960s “LOVE” series, died at his secluded island home off the Maine coast having never found the type of lasting love that was celebrated by thousands through his iconic work.

NOBLESVILLE, Ind | Indiana teacher who stopped school shooting earns praise

NonProfit University Blog

AP) — The Indiana science teacher and former college football player who tackled an armed student inside his classroom is being praised for quickly stopping the shooting despite being shot several times. NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP)

INDIANAPOLIS | Brother of NBA’s Zach Randolph killed outside of Indiana bar

NonProfit University Blog

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities say Sacramento Kings forward Zach Randolph’s brother was shot and killed early Saturday outside of a bar in the Indiana city where the two grew up. Continue reading INDIANAPOLIS | Brother of NBA’s Zach Randolph killed outside of Indiana bar at STL.News. Sports Brother of NBA Indiana bar Indiana city Indianapolis Sacramento Kings TodayNews Zach Randolph killed

WASHINGTON | Trump rallying Indiana Republicans after bruising primary

NonProfit University Blog

Trump plans to take the stage in Elkhart, Indiana, on Thursday night, two days after Republicans nominated former state lawmaker Mike Braun to challenge vulnerable Democratic Sen. Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump rallying Indiana Republicans after bruising primary at STL.News.

Indiana News: Former Merrillville Town Councilman,Thomas Goralczyk Sentenced To 15 Months In Prison For Bribery

NonProfit University Blog

Merrillville,Indiana –Thomas Goralczyk, age 51, of Merrillville, Indiana was sentenced before U.S. Continue reading Indiana News: Former Merrillville Town Councilman,Thomas Goralczyk Sentenced To 15 Months In Prison For Bribery at STL.News.

NOBLESVILLE, Ind | Student says science teacher tackled Indiana school shooter

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading NOBLESVILLE, Ind | Student says science teacher tackled Indiana school shooter at STL.News. NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP)

NOBLESVILLE, Ind | The Latest: Trump hails Indiana teacher who stopped shooting

NonProfit University Blog

AP) — The Latest on a shooting at an Indiana middle school (all times local): 12:05 p.m. Trump sent a tweet Saturday saying: “Thanks to very brave Teacher & Hero Jason Seaman of Noblesville, Indiana, for his heroic act in saving so many precious young lives.

ELKHART, Ind. | In Indiana, Trump urges GOP to mobilize for 2018 midterms

NonProfit University Blog

Trump used one of his signature rallies in northern Indiana to paint a rosy picture of his presidency, pointing to low unemployment, “booming” job growth and optimism under his watch. In Indiana, Trump urges GOP to mobilize for 2018 midterms at STL.News. ELKHART, Ind. (AP)

Indiana Governor, Lawmakers Promise to Clarify Religious Freedom Law

Associations Now

Amid mounting pressure from the public and businesses around the country, changes are coming to Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act only a week after Gov. The decision to amend the language in RFRA came after a difficult week for Pence and the state of Indiana.

NOBLESVILLE, Ind.  | The Latest: Girl seriously wounded in school attack improves

NonProfit University Blog

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. — The Latest on a science teacher shot while tackling an armed student in Indiana (all times local): 1 p.m. School officials say a 13-year-old student who was critically wounded during a shooting at her Indiana middle school is improving.

Indiana State Medical Association Tackles Data Theft

Associations Now

The Indiana State Medical Association was trying to protect its member data, but now it finds itself having to respond to a potentially damaging case of physical theft. The post Indiana State Medical Association Tackles Data Theft appeared first on Associations Now

As “Religious Freedom” Law Passes, Controversy Heats Up in Indiana

Associations Now

Following in the footsteps of Gen Con, the NCAA—which is hosting the Final Four in Indianapolis next month—has spoken out about a controversial Indiana state law that could allow businesses to deny services to the LGBT community on religious freedom grounds. On Thursday, Indiana Gov.

NEW YORK | CNN contributor co-writes ‘investigative’ Pence biography

NonProfit University Blog

According to the publisher, which announced the book on Friday, Eisner and D’Antonio will portray the former Indiana governor as a man of longtime presidential ambitions under his image of “Midwestern nice.”

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump says Democrats will stymie economy

NonProfit University Blog

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s rally in Indiana with Vice President Mike Pence (all times local): 8:35 p.m. President Donald Trump is taking on Indiana’s Democratic Sen.

NEW YORK  | Young people feel more empowered, AP-NORC/MTV poll finds

NonProfit University Blog

The Indiana University business major protested outside President Donald Trump’s recent appearance in Aguilera’s home of Elkhart, Indiana. General AP-NORC/MTV empowered Indiana University business New York poll finds TodayNews Young people

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. | Teacher who stopped attack says he had to save students

NonProfit University Blog

AP) — An Indiana teacher who was shot while tackling and disarming a student inside his classroom said Monday that his swift decisions “were the only acceptable actions” to save his seventh-grade students. NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP)

Return on learning (ROL): More than a boring statistic

Aaron Wolowiec

I’m headed down to Muncie, Indiana. Nevertheless, I’ll be speaking at the Indiana Society of Association Executives’ (ISAE) annual convention Thursday afternoon. Fireworks in Grand Rapids on July 4, 2011.

4 Steps to Assessing Your Membership Management Software Needs


In the movie Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade , after multiple threats to his life and overcoming impossible obstacles, Indy meets the Grail Knight, keeper of the Holy Grail.

NOBLESVILLE, Ind | The Latest: Family: Shot student is critical but stable

NonProfit University Blog

AP) — The Latest on a shooting at an Indiana middle school (all times local): 10:35 a.m. The family of a student shot during a school shooting in Indiana says she is in critical but stable condition at a local hospital. NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP)

Massachusetts News: Indianapolis Man , Eric M. Radulovic Arrested for Threatening Boston Free Speech Rally Attendees in 2017

NonProfit University Blog

BOSTON,Massachusetts – An Indiana man was arrested today in connection with posting a threat to shoot white attendees at the Boston Free Speech Rally held at the Boston Common in August 2017. Radulovic was arrested this morning and will appear in federal court in Indiana this afternoon. .

Let’s Start a Nonprofit

NonProfit University Blog

Yet the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy at Indiana University recently released its projections of a 4.8% Thoughts & Commentary Chan Brothers Harvard donation Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy Moody''s PaulLight philanthropic dollars Sweet Briar College USC donation In this first quarter of the calendar year I have been giving lots of talks on the latest trends for nonprofits.


NonProfit University Blog

Patrick Rooney , head of Indiana University’s Center on Philanthropy , has said that it could be as late 2022 before we see giving get back to pre-recession 2007 levels. A new year begets resolutions. Promises to ourselves that the experts all tell us will most likely not come to fruition.

SPRINGFIELD, Ill | Salmonella linked to pre-cut melon sickens 60 in Midwest

NonProfit University Blog

It says the five states where people were sickened are Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Missouri and Ohio. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) AP) — Health officials say a salmonella outbreak linked to pre-cut melon has sickened 60 people in five Midwestern states.

Twisted into Knots at Year-End

NonProfit University Blog

The third event: Bank of America Merrill Lynch last week released its 2010 Study of High Net Worth Philanthropy: Issues Driving Charitable Giving among Affluent Households , researched and written by the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University.

Brees nabs Wooden jersey for Purdue to display

NonProfit University Blog

Brees says he paid $264,000 to win a late-hour bidding war for the jersey in mid-May and will allow Purdue to display it at Mackey Arena in West Lafayette, Indiana.

Always the Last to Know: PlaceAvoider

Spark Consulting

A team at Indiana University Bloomington decided to address this. Now that more people are starting to get Google Glass, what if you need to ensure a Glass-free zone, say, because you’re dealing with sensitive or restricted materials? They’ve come up with research prototype software called PlaceAvoider that’s designed to create a life-logging blacklist. Find out more at MIT’s Technology Review.

Can Encouraging Bleisure Travel Boost Millennial Conference Attendance?

Associations Now

Indianapolis has joined the bike share revolution with the addition of 29 Indiana Pacers Bikeshare stations downtown. “One of the things people who live here take for granted is going to the Indy speedway,” said Ryan Vaughn, president of Indiana Sports Corp.

Wild Apricot Blog : Online Donations: Survey Shows Potential for Growth

Wild Apricot Blog

Meet Your Community Manager: Will Machin

Higher Logic

Will was born and raised in Kentucky before attending Indiana University in Bloomington. Ever wonder who the people behind the curtain are here at Higher Logic? We're introducing you to our community managers.

Major Gaming Convention Considers Leaving Indianapolis Over “Religious Freedom” Bill

Associations Now

A new “religious freedom” bill expected to be signed into law in Indiana could cost the state a big-stakes event. “It doesn’t align with the brand that is Indianapolis, and for that matter, Indiana.

ASAE Set to Oppose Discriminatory Bill in Texas

Associations Now

Over the past two years, ASAE has opposed the proliferation of similar legislation in Georgia, Indiana , and Arkansas, among other states.

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Attention Doesn't Scale

Thanks For Playing

A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to present on the topic Attention Doesn't Scale: The Role of Content Curation in Membership Associations for the Indiana Society of Association Executives.

[Guest Post] Retaining New Members Through a New Member Orientation Webinar


The following blog post was written by the Indiana Society of Association Executives , whose mission is to support and strengthen the success of association professionals and the associations they serve. According to Marketing General (in their 2017 Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report ), the retention rate among new members for individual membership associations averages 64 percent. This is much lower than the overall member retention rate, which averages 77 percent.

Association Holds Successful Open House

SCD Group

Here’s what Bill Knopf, Executive Director of the Asphalt Pavement Association of Indiana shared: “I took your idea and ran with it. And we arranged the event to “honor” the new INDOT (Indiana Department of Transportation) commissioner who is coming to shake hands with our members.”. “I

Storytelling Tip ? Capturing the Difference

YourMembership Blog

Remember Indiana Jones’ fear of snakes? Membership Software Association Management Software. Solutions. Associations. Nonprofits + Foundations. Chambers + EDCs. Corporate + Social. Education + Alumni. Advantages. Branding. Control. Add-On Products. Support. Pricing. Company.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 12.15.17

Reid All About it

Indiana SAE ). The weekly list of free educational events for the association community… Thanks to all of you who told me during the ASAE Tech Conference that you read Brain Food. I meant it, you made my day. I’m getting tired of all the “sky is falling” articles about AI.

If You’re Looking for a Job, Look Inland, Lists Say

Associations Now

The Midwest is likewise heavily represented on Glassdoor’s list, with three Ohio cities in the top 10, and four others in Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, and Tennessee.

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The Meeting of the Future is Green and Looks Like This

Associations Now

Jessica Davis, director of the Office of Sustainability at Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), took her first stab at a zero-waste event when IUPUI’s natatorium hosted the 2016 U.S.

The Young Professional – Tracking down the Future Leaders of Your Association

Association Adviser

When asked about the results of this new effort, Putnam explained, “PHCC’s Indiana Chapter alone has reached more than 4,600 students at its career fairs. Part 4 of our 2017 Association Communications Benchmarking Study series. Acknowledging a challenge is the first step to finding a solution.

6 Quick Website Tweaks that Make a Big Impact

Higher Logic

The image of a smiling man increased conversions by 47% in Illinois, but decreased them 42% in Indiana. If you watch budget design shows on TV, you know that one of the designers’ favorite tricks is paint. It’s cheap, fast, and gives a whole new look to furniture and walls.