Charles Venable’s Exit From Newfields Leaves Behind A Mess—And An Opportunity
The director’s complicated legacy provides an intriguing challenge for the next person to take over its leadership.
Q: Last spring, some zoos reported that their animals “missed” having visitors. Which Indianapolis Zoo tenants seemed to suffer most? A: Since most of the zoo’s critters have spent their entire lives on lockdown, weathering a pandemic doesn’t seem like that big of a deal. And indeed it wasn’t, according to Melanie Laurendine, the Indianapolis […]