Bayh will join the O'Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs as a "distinguished scholar and executive at large." Coats will join the Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies in a similar position as a "distinguished scholar and ambassador at large."
The Indiana Department of Health added 336 COVID-19 cases to the state's total Saturday, raising it to 749,097. The cases were confirmed June 11. It also added 30 confirmed COVID-19 deaths, raising the state's total to 13,324. The deaths occurred between April 5 and June 11.
A controversial job posting by Newfields last February included wording many viewed as elitist and racist and led to the president's resignation. The first Black woman to lead the Newfields Board of Trustees has been elected and discusses implementing positive changes.
Anna Garrett of Indianapolis died on May 27, two months short of her 113th birthday, according to Lavenia & Summers Funeral Home. A funeral is planned for Saturday.