Hoosiers for Higher Education 2009
Indiana University and Purdue University joined together Feb. 17, 2009, for the 18th annual Hoosiers for Higher Education Statehouse Visit and Indiana Innovation Alliance Day, making the case to state legislators for the Alliance and its importance to the state's economic future.
This marks the first time that Purdue and IU have joined forces for the annual HHE event, in which supporters of higher education from across Indiana travel to Indianapolis to meet with their legislative representatives.
Purdue President France A. Cordova (left) and Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie talk candidly before speaking to a crowd gathered for the annual Hoosiers For Higher Education day at the statehouse.
Purdue President France A. Cordova (left) and Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie prepare to speak to a crowd gathered for the annual Hoosiers For Higher Education event.
President McRobbie makes a case for the Indiana Innovation Alliance between IU and Purdue.
Indiana University and Purdue University students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends gathered at the statehouse to show their collaborative spirit.