Spring 2016

Dream big: Jayma Meyer, champion of opportunity for all.


James Barnes in front of a wall of photos.
A SPEA Professor, An Engineer Named Stanley, Radon, and YOU

Jim Barnes talks about his tenure as deputy administrator of the EPA when people became aware of the danger to being exposured to radon gas.

Alumnus Smalley puts his hand on his heart.
Giving Back

Enabling student success: The heart and soul of SPEA’s mission lies in educating students. We have the privilege – and the responsibility – of preparing the leaders, thinkers, and problem solvers who will assure a strong future for Indiana, the nation, and the world.

A uniformed police officer approaches a stopped car.
Monitoring Accountability

As states and police agencies grapple with how to best use body cameras, SPEA IUPUI faculty are also driving the discussion.

Inside this issue


Cynthia Mahigian Moorhead

Contributing writers

Emily Cox
Michael L. Jackson
Jim Hanchett
Jaclyn Lansbery
Mary Jo Spiegel