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Campus Life

1. IUPUI Career Fair

2. Explore Green Solutions for Campus Transportation

3. Free Movies in April: sponsored by SAPB

4. Student Loan Forgiveness and Repayment: What You Need to Know

5. Sexual Assault Awareness Month

6. Gamma Eta Week: Sunshine Soundtrack

7. Support a global health program in El Salvador with your used books!

8. Rock for Riley presents 5k Run for Riley

9. Fourth Annual Asian Heritage Celebration Dinner

10. César Chávez Dinner Celebration

11. Jagtag Selling Rock for Riley Concert Tickets

12. Join the 2016 Homecoming Committee

13. IUSSW Job Fair

14. It's On Us Celebration

15. The Clothesline Project

16. University Library 3D Printing Studio

17. A Date with Timmy: Auction and Dinner

18. Tech Talks

19. JagNation Ambassador Training

20. Stopping TRAFFICK: An Educational Event to Promote Human Trafficking Awareness

21. Cast Your Vote in Jag Madness

22. Summer Help Needed

Academics and Lectures

23. Communication Studies presents: Student Achievement Night

24. 2015 Cel Hamant Lecture Series

25. Seventh Annual TaSkR VII Workshop - Epidemic Ethics

26. Join IUPUI's first MOOC

27. Infusing the Curriculum with Community Organizing Principles and Practices

28. Engaged Scholars Roundtable: Service-learning-based Partnerships

29. Sabbatical Speaker Series: Placemaking Along the Indianapolis Cultural Trail

Health

30. Annual 2015 FIRM Conference April 10, 2015

31. Become a Health and Wellness Peer Educator

32. Physicians for Human Rights SIG Meeting

33. Learn About Public Health Careers

Volunteer/Service

34. ASU presents Asian Heritage Month's first Community Outreach Day

35. Volunteers needed for Global Youth Sevice Day

Research

36. Research Day 2015

37. Call for abstracts: IU Simon Cancer Center's Cancer Research Day


1. IUPUI Career Fair

Join us for the 2015 IUPUI Career Fair! This event will connect students from all majors with employers recruiting for internships and employment opportunities! With over 80 employers in attendance, there is something for everyone! Be sure to research who is attending, dress to impress, and bring plenty of resumes! This event is hosted by the IUPUI Career Services Council.

Link: http://events.iupui.edu/event/?event_id=9075

Date: Tuesday, Mar. 31
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: 4th Floor Campus Center


2. Explore Green Solutions for Campus Transportation

Looking for an environmentally friendly way to get to or around campus?

From bikes to ride sharing, check out our sustainable solutions!

Link: http://parking.iupui.edu/Transportation/TransportationSustainableSolutions.aspx


3. Free Movies in April: sponsored by SAPB

The Student Activities Programming Board will host free movies for IUPUI students in the Campus Center Theater.

American Sniper (Co-sponsored with Sigma Gamma Rho)
Thursday, April 2
3 p.m. and 7 p.m.

The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies
Friday, April 10
7 p.m.

The Imitation Game (Co-sponsored with Colleges Against Cancer)
Saturday, April 11
7 p.m.

Into The Woods
Friday, April 17
7 p.m.

WALL-E (Co-sponsored with Student Sustainability Council)
Friday, April 24
7 p.m.


4. Student Loan Forgiveness and Repayment: What You Need to Know

Preparing to graduate? Curious about reducing your federal loan payment? Want to find out how you can have your loans forgiven? Find out from trusted IUPUI experts. Sessions will be held on the following days:

April 7 6:30 to 8 p.m. in CE 307
April 15 3 to 4:30 p.m. in CE 305
April 22 5:30 to 7 p.m. in CE 409

Feel free to contact our office with any questions.

Link: http://www.iupui.edu/~finaid/


5. Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month(SAAM)! SAAM calls attention to the fact that sexual violence is widespread and impacts every person in this community. We must work together to educate our community about sexual violence prevention, supporting survivors and speaking out against harmful attitudes and actions. When we all play a role we can prevent sexual violence. The first step is increasing education, awareness and community involvement. It’s time for all of us to to take action.

Link: http://studentaffairs.iupui.edu/events/health-wellness.shtml


6. Gamma Eta Week: Sunshine Soundtrack

The first ever Gamma Eta Week will be held April 20 to 25. The theme is "Sunshine Soundtrack" and will feature songs and events that empower and build strong women. Details and updates will be posted to the Gamma Eta facebook page. Come out and support our week of girl power!

Gamma Eta is the first multicultural sorority on campus. We stand for leadership, unity, diversity, sisterhood, service, scholarship and strength.

Link: https://www.facebook.com/gammaetaiupui


7. Support a global health program in El Salvador with your used books!

By donating your used textbooks, you are helping the ENLACE Project expand its global health outreach. Funds generated from your generosity purchase medicines and medical supplies for communities in rural El Salvador.
Books can be dropped off at the following IUPUI/IUSM locations:
ES 2129B, Study Abroad Office, Stephanie Leslie
MS 166, Office of Medical Service Learning, Lisa Christy
MS 158, Office of Financial Aid, Jose Espada
LO 200, Department of Family Medicine


8. Rock for Riley presents 5k Run for Riley

Join Rock for Riley, a student organization made up of IU professional school students, in our first ever 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk with proceeds going toward the NICU at Riley Hospital for Children!
The event is USATF-sanctioned and will be on Saturday, April 11 at 9 a.m. conveniently right on IUPUI's campus.
Registration is $25 for the 5k and $15 for the 1 mile walk and includes a race-day T-shirt.
See you there!

Link: http://www.itsyourrace.com/event.aspx?id=5170


9. Fourth Annual Asian Heritage Celebration Dinner

The Asian Student Union will host the Fourth Annual Asian Heritage Dinner.

The mission behind this year’s dinner is to encourage and inspire all guests to break the stereotypes and barriers of society and set out to create new identities for ourselves by introducing this year’s theme of “Break Barriers. Move Toward a New Horizon.”

Our keynote speaker this year is Eliot Chang. Eliot is an Asian American Comedian who also leads diversity workshops and discussions.

Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/648532541942732/

Date: Sunday, Apr. 19
Start Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: IUPUI University Tower Ballroom


10. César Chávez Dinner Celebration

The Latino Student Association will host the Eighth Annual César Chávez dinner.

César Chávez's commitment to justice and human dignity has led to equal rights for migrant workers and still inspires the Latino community today.

The keynote speaker this year is a facilitator as well as a financial aid specialist, Lilyan Prado Carrillo. Lilyan's life mission is to inspire, prepare, motivate and develop educated, healthy and happy young men and women across the country.

Link: http://studentaffairs.iupui.edu/involved/social-justice-ed/events-programs.shtml

Date: Sunday, Mar. 29
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Downtown Indiana Convention Center Wabash Rooms (1-3)


11. Jagtag Selling Rock for Riley Concert Tickets

The Jagtag Office is selling tickets to the Rock for Riley concert featuring The Main Squeeze for only $16. The concert is taking place Friday, April 17 at the Deluxe at Old National. Proceeds from the concert will benefit Riley Hospital for Children. All forms of payment are accepted including debit,credit, cash and of course Jagtag!

Link: http://msa.medicine.iu.edu/index.php?cID=688

Date: Friday, Apr. 17
Start Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: The Deluxe at Old National


12. Join the 2016 Homecoming Committee

Applications are now available for the 2016 Homecoming Committee!
As a member of the Homecoming Committee you have an opportunity to:
•Assist with the development of large scale programming
•Build pride in being an IUPUI Jaguar
•Be a part of the tradition
•Network with students, faculty and staff
•Develop leadership skills
•Have an impact on campus

Click on the link below to apply or visit homecoming.iupui.edu.

Link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/hc2016committee


13. IUSSW Job Fair

Greetings Students!
Looking for a BSW or MSW position? This is the place to be! The IU School of Social Work invites you to join us and 30+ companies for our job fair.
Dress professionally, Bring your resume, and network!
Questions? Contact one of our event coordinators, Marlo Dale at mddale@iupui.edu or Brittany Veal bveal@iupui.edu.

EVENT INFORMATION:

Time: 11 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Date: April 2, 2015
Location: Hine Hall East- First Floor Atrium

Link: http://events.iupui.edu/event/?event_id=12458


14. It's On Us Celebration

Everyone at IUPUI can be part of It’s On Us! Join us for a celebration of our efforts to build a safe, positive, supportive community on Tuesday March 31 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Campus Center Atrium. There will be a photo booth, DJ, Jagswag, Snacks, and Fun! Hosted by Health and Wellness Promotion and Undergraduate Student Government.

Link: http://studentaffairs.iupui.edu/events/health-wellness.shtml

Date: Tuesday, Mar. 31
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Campus Center Atrium


15. The Clothesline Project

The Clothesline Project is coming to IUPUI on Thursday, April 2 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Campus Center Atrium. The Clothesline Project is a visual display created by students, survivors and supporters expressing emotion, solidarity and resources for survivors of sexual assault and relationship violence. Anyone who stops by can decorate a shirt to be part of the visual display. Campus and Community resources will be on hand. Sponsored by Health and Wellness Promotion and SAPIR.

Link: http://studentaffairs.iupui.edu/events/health-wellness.shtml

Date: Thursday, Apr. 2
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Campus Center Atrium


16. University Library 3D Printing Studio

The University Library 3D Printing Studio is open to all IUPUI students, faculty, and staff members. 3D printing and 3D scanning currently costs $.10 per gram of plastic used to print the object. Items printed for coursework are not taxed. You do not have to have any prior knowledge to use the printers or scanner, library technology assistants are available to help projects from the idea stage into the physical world.

Link: http://ulib.iupui.edu/info/tech/3d

From: Wednesday, Mar. 25 to Wednesday, Apr. 1


17. A Date with Timmy: Auction and Dinner

Ladies and gentlemen, Timmy Global Health at IUPUI would like to cordially invite you to A Date with Timmy: Auction and Dinner featuring some of IUPUI's finest student leaders!

You're going on a Date with Timmy, so we will treat you to dinner! Don't forget to bring your credit card (or some cash) for the auction and remember to dress to the nines!

All auction proceeds will go to support IUPUI Timmy's partner organization 7Elements in the Dominican Republic!

Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/1395018534146632/

Date: Thursday, Apr. 2
Start Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Campus Center Room 450


18. Tech Talks

Want to get the best from all of the technology that supports your modern life? Or your research and work life? And be earth-friendly too? Join us for this series of spring workshops and interface with UITS experts to increase your proficiency with all those “gadgets!” The first workshop will be March 31 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in CE 305, "Making the Most of Your Mobile Device" with Michele Kelmer, UITS.

Sponsored by the Office for Women, IU Women in Technology and UITS

Link: http://ofw.iupui.edu

Date: Tuesday, Mar. 31
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Campus Center 305


19. JagNation Ambassador Training

There are two opportunities for JagNation Ambassador Training this semester. Visit the link to RSVP for either April 2 or April 16. Learn to overcome the bystander effect, and recognize the social and psychological factors that go into being an active bystander.

Link: http://studentaffairs.iupui.edu/health-wellness/hw-promotion/jagnation-a-culture-of-care/jagnation-ambassador-training.shtml

Date: Thursday, Apr. 2
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: CE 306


20. Stopping TRAFFICK: An Educational Event to Promote Human Trafficking Awareness

Human trafficking is the second largest and fastest growing criminal industry globally. Jessica Thorne, founder and director of the organization, Purchased, will be sharing significant information on human trafficking in general, as well as current efforts to address this significant issue in Indiana. Additionally, there will be a panel discussion and resource opportunities. This event is hosted by the IU School of Social Work and sponsored by the Indiana NASW.

Date: Tuesday, Apr. 7
Start Time: 1:30 p.m.
Location: Interchurch Center, 1100 W 42nd St, Indianapolis, IN 46208


21. Cast Your Vote in Jag Madness

Who or what best represents "IUPUI?" Is it the Campus Center? How about Jawz? Maybe it's Carroll Stadium. Cast your vote in our March Madness-esque bracket. Elite Eight runs through noon Friday. Final champion announced April 3.

Link: http://bit.ly/jagmadness8
Location: 6


22. Summer Help Needed

Paid internship/jobs available. Counselors & camp staff needed. Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. Food and lodging included. Apply online now, limited positions available!

Link: http://www.campbrosius.com/

From: Monday, Jun. 1 to Saturday, Aug. 8
Location: Elkhart Lake, WI


23. Communication Studies presents: Student Achievement Night

The Department of Communication Studies will be celebrating student achievements. Departmental majors will be awarded and acknowledged for excellence in several areas.

Date: Friday, Apr. 24
Start Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: Campus Center, Room 450-A


24. 2015 Cel Hamant Lecture Series

The School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences Department of Occupational Therapy is sponsoring the 2015 Cel Hamant Lecture Series on Friday, April 24, 2015.

The event features Dr. Shereen Farber who will present "Working Outside the Box."

For more event information, click on link below or contact 317-274-0149.

Link: http://shrs.iu.edu/news-events/events.html

Date: Friday, Apr. 24
Start Time: 8:30 a.m.
Location: Riley Outpatient Center Auditorium


25. Seventh Annual TaSkR VII Workshop - Epidemic Ethics

Plan to attend the seventh Annual Teaching Skills in International Research Ethics (TaSkR VII) workshop, offered by the IU-Moi University Academic Research Ethics Partnership (IU-Moi AREP). This year’s theme "Epidemic Ethics" will focus on ethical, legal and social issues arising for researchers, practitioners, ethics review committees and policy makers, and features distinguished local and international experts.

Link: http://bioethics.iu.edu/programs/arep/taskr/

From: Wednesday, Apr. 15 to Friday, Apr. 17
Start Time: 3 p.m.
Location: Health Information and Translational Sciences (HITS) Bldng, 410 West 10th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202


26. Join IUPUI's first MOOC

Please join us for four exciting weeks of exploring the user experience in public libraries. This MOOC is a great opportunity for learning more about public libraries, the MLS program in the Department of Library & Information Science at IUPUI’s School of Informatics and Computing. All are welcome – Free, and fun is guaranteed!

The course starts on April 6, 2015.
Register now at the link below.

Questions : xpl@iupui.edu

Link: http://disted.informatics.iupui.edu/mooc_sp15/index.html

From: Wednesday, Mar. 25 to Wednesday, Apr. 1


27. Infusing the Curriculum with Community Organizing Principles and Practices

Join three IUPUI faculty, who are also seasoned community organizers, for a panel discussion where we'll examine ways that teaching and community organizing overlap and ways to incorporate community organizing principles into your teaching practice. This session is designed for any formal or informal educator that has an interest in supporting their students to find their voice, deepen their knowledge of critical social issues impacting our communities and mobilize for collective action.

Link: http://events.iupui.edu/event/?event_id=12435

Date: Friday, Apr. 3
Start Time: 11:30 a.m.
Location: IUPUI University Library 4115P


28. Engaged Scholars Roundtable: Service-learning-based Partnerships

In this session, we will illustrate ways to implement service learning and benefit from the presence of the community of international students right here on our campus. After presenting a service learning project developed in the English for Academic Purposes Program we will invite the audience to brainstorm ways to expand partnerships between EAP courses and courses across the curriculum, for the mutual benefit of international and domestic students at IUPUI.

Link: http://events.iupui.edu/event/?event_id=12434

Date: Monday, Apr. 13
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Hine Hall Room 219


29. Sabbatical Speaker Series: Placemaking Along the Indianapolis Cultural Trail

The Liberal Arts Sabbatical Speaker Series

Owen Dwyer, Geography

Hailed by urban designers and critics at its 2011 debut, the Indianapolis Cultural Trail connects many of the city's attractions. What can we learn about the Trail--and the coalition that built it--from the vantage of placemaking?

RSVP: libarsvp@iupui.edu with Owen Dwyer talk in the subject line.

Link: http://events.iupui.edu/event/?event_id=11494

Date: Tuesday, Mar. 31
Start Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: CE 268


30. Annual 2015 FIRM Conference April 10, 2015

Interested in learning skills to promote self-care, mental wellness and allow you rediscover your inspiration for patient care? Then attend the Annual 2015 Finding Inspiration and Resilience in Medicine (FIRM) Conference featuring keynote speaker Dr. Dike Drummond! This morning conference will feature breakout sessions from several notable IU faculty and yoga sessions provided by Cityoga.

This FREE event is open to student and faculty members of IUPUI and the IU medical community.

Link: http://events.iupui.edu/event/?event_id=12419

Date: Friday, Apr. 10
Start Time: 8:30 a.m.


31. Become a Health and Wellness Peer Educator

It's not too late to apply to become a Peer Educator. Peer Educators are students that serve as leaders regarding making responsible and healthy lifestyle choices. They assist with outreach focusing on topics such as alcohol awareness, sexual assault, nutrition and fitness, safe sex and sexual health and much more. Some benefits of becoming a Peer Educator include getting involved on campus while helping others and improving the IUPUI community. Applications are due March 31.

Link: http://studentaffairs.iupui.edu/health-wellness/hw-promotion/peer-educators/index.shtml


32. Physicians for Human Rights SIG Meeting

We will be discussing the Senate Intelligence Committee's report on CIA torture also known as "The Torture Report." We will discuss the role played by health professionals in the CIA torture program.

Thursday, March 26 from noon to 1 p.m. in MS B13. Lunch will be provided.

Date: Thursday, Mar. 26
Start Time: 12 p.m.
Location: Medical Science Building Room B13


33. Learn About Public Health Careers

Learn about the fast-growing fields of Public Health and Health Administration during National Public Health Week. Visit the Fairbanks School of Public Health table in the Campus Center on April 6 and 9, between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Talk to faculty members, pick up information, and play our game to win prizes.

Link: http://pbhealth.iupui.edu

Date: Monday, Apr. 6
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Campus Center Table - First Floor


34. ASU presents Asian Heritage Month's first Community Outreach Day

Join us as we prepare a garden and collect canned food for the first ever Asian Heritage Month Community Outreach Day.

Link: http://www.iupui.edu/~asunited/events.html

Date: Saturday, Apr. 4
Start Time: 12:30 p.m.
Location: Urban Gardens and Various Canned Food Pick Up Locations


35. Volunteers needed for Global Youth Sevice Day

Looking for volunteer hours or have a desire to do more service in the community? The Student United Way IUPUI Chapter will be hosting a service project with the City of Indianapolis on Friday, April 17 from noon to 4 p.m. for Global Youth Service Day. GYSD celebrates and mobilizes the millions of young people who improve their communities through service. To sign up to volunteer please click the survey link. Questions? suw@iupui.edu

Link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1PDkjcxibPoj9CTuGGh4thZ1IXdpRFtsheLbylMwGbC4/viewform#start=openform

Date: Friday, Apr. 17
Start Time: 12 p.m.


36. Research Day 2015

The Center for Research and Learning will host the 2015 IUPUI Research Day on Friday, April 17, in the IUPUI Campus Center.

This all-day event provides an opportunity for IUPUI faculty, staff, students, their academic, industrial and governmental partners and the broader community, to come together and learn more about the research enterprise at IUPUI. Explore new collaborations, and lay the foundation for new partnerships.

Link: http://research.iupui.edu/events/researchday2015/index.php

Date: Friday, Apr. 17
Start Time: 9 a.m.
Location: IUPUI Campus Center


37. Call for abstracts: IU Simon Cancer Center's Cancer Research Day

The IU Simon Cancer Center is currently accepting abstracts for posters to be presented at Cancer Research Day, which is Thursday, May 21. Abstracts can be submitted by clinical nurses, graduate and medical students, post-docs/medical fellows, research technicians and faculty. Abstracts are due April 17. Full details visit our website at the link below.

Link: http://www.cancer.iu.edu/crd


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