|Years:||1976 1977 1978 – 1979 – 1980 1981 1982|
Significant events from 1979.
- Little 500 race won by Delta Chi riders; Bill Brissman, Greg Silence, Doug Tate, Chris Gutowsky
- (date?) Breaking Away premieres on campus at the Indiana University Auditorium, reviewer in Daily Student calls the film superficial and trite
- Dedication of Monroe County Courthouse peace statue
- 13th - Breaking Away is released in movie theatres
- Additional land is aquired for the Winslow Sports Park
- Breaking Away is filmed in Bloomington