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Campus Life

1. Feb. 24 deadline for student organization spring 2017 event form submissions

2. IUPUI Night at the Indiana Pacers

3. Liberal Arts Living Learning Community in North Hall

4. Paralegal panel

5. Master of Social Work information session

6. 24-hour Innovation Challenge -- Open to all IUPUI students

7. Student Sustainability Council accepting member applications

8. Communication Studies presents 'The Melville Boys'

9. Now hiring lifeguards and swim instructors at IU Natatorium

10. Big Man On Campus

11. Technology in Medicine SIG: concept mapping

12. IU School of Medicine information session

13. EndNote class - Medical Library

14. 'New Tools for Impact: Altmetrics'

15. 'Intro to Medical Library Resources'

16. '3-D Printing in the Medical Library'

17. 'Integrating Augmented Reality into Instruction'

18. Summer undergraduate research applications open

19. Nominate a campus woman leader

20. Campus Commute is a stress-free way to get to Bloomington

21. 'Literacy in Indiana Today: The Myths and Facts'

22. The Moving Company to perform at Pacers game

23. 'Room For Doubt': Special event hosted by Cru

24. #ProtectOurPatients community health forum

25. Faculty and staff $5 lunch at Tower Dining

26. IUPUI Fresh Produce Market tomorrow

27. IUSM American Medical Women’s Association Women’s Health Week

28. Campus Campaign kickoff

29. Volunteer engagement opportunities with the Indiana Department of Correction

30. IUPUI Symposium on Civil Discourse

31. Paw's Pantry food drives

32. Urban Living Fair

Academics and Lectures

33. No MSW application fees Feb. 20 to 27

Health

34. Your Eating Health awareness and screening event

Arts and Humanities

35. Jabberwock Culture Night: uncensoRED

International

36. Study abroad in South Korea

Athletics

37. IUPUI to host Summit League Swimming & Diving Championships

38. Women's tennis to open Summit League play on Friday

39. Men's tennis to host Cleveland State on Friday

Volunteer/Service

40. Volunteer with Campus Kitchen at IUPUI

41. César Chávez Day of Service

42. Volunteer at The Summit League Swimming & Diving Championships


1. Feb. 24 deadline for student organization spring 2017 event form submissions

All registered student organizations are required to submit their event activity registration forms for all spring 2017 on- or off-campus organizational events by Friday, Feb. 24, at 5 p.m.

After this date, the event form will be unavailable for maintenance and updates for the upcoming academic year.

If you have any questions, please contact Campus Center and Student Experiences at StuAct@iupui.edu.

Link: http://rso.iupui.edu

From: Wednesday, Feb. 15 to Friday, Feb. 24
Location: The Den (theden.iupui.edu)


2. IUPUI Night at the Indiana Pacers

Join us for IUPUI Night at the Indiana Pacers Thursday, Feb. 16! Be one of the lucky few to get tickets to the game at Bankers Life Fieldhouse and go home with T-shirts, giveaways and more. IUPUI students can pick up two free tickets per Jagtag at the Campus Center Game Room, while supplies last, on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 3 to 6 p.m.

Bring your Jag pride!

Date: Thursday, Feb. 16
Start Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Bankers Life Fieldhouse


3. Liberal Arts Living Learning Community in North Hall

A new Residential-Based Learning Community (RBLC) for the School of Liberal Arts will allow students to live on campus, opening doors to new friendships and the ability to further engage with their studies and the Indianapolis community. Students will interact with the School of Liberal Arts alumni, staff, faculty and deans who will help residents connect their personal experiences in the RBLC to their chosen academic disciplines.

Link: https://youtu.be/fx2NEwbzl9Q

From: Wednesday, Mar. 1 to Wednesday, Mar. 15
Location: North Hall


4. Paralegal panel

Are you interested in working in a law firm? The IUPUI Department of Political Science and the Indiana Paralegal Association will present a paralegal panel on Wednesday, March 1, in CE 409 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Find out about the paralegal program, learn about the paralegal profession and network with local paralegals.

Refreshments will be served.

Date: Wednesday, Mar. 1
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Campus Center 409


5. Master of Social Work information session

Learn more about career opportunities in social work, and get information regarding graduate education and the MSW application process.

Ask questions after the session and speak one-on-one with Yvonne Fitzgerald, MSW student services coordinator.

Join the MSW Student Association in AD1000 after the information session (1-2:30 p.m.) to receive assistance from admitted IUSSW MSW students on your application. Feel free to bring your resume, personal statement and any questions you may have.

Link: http://socialwork.iupui.edu/MSW/

Date: Saturday, Feb. 11
Start Time: 10 a.m.
Location: University Hall, AD2041


6. 24-hour Innovation Challenge -- Open to all IUPUI students

Do you love Indianapolis? Want to make an impact? Are you up to the challenge? IUPUI, the Sports Innovation Institute and the Indiana Pacers announce the first 24-hour Innovation Challenge.

Get free food, free Pacers tickets and prizes up to $3,000!

Register at the link below.

Link: http://www.go.iupui.edu/sii24hr

From: Friday, Feb. 24 to Saturday, Feb. 25
Start Time: 12 p.m.
Location: ES 2104


7. Student Sustainability Council accepting member applications

The Student Sustainability Council (SSC) is accepting member applications! SSC plans and hosts Earth Month, Campus Sustainability Month, the Sustainability Speaker Series, sustainability-related field trips and other student-life events; applies for Greening IUPUI Grants; and works to advance sustainability at IUPUI. Apply via the link below to join the SSC!

Link: https://goo.gl/forms/wgEyIckk8U0SvxsP2


8. Communication Studies presents 'The Melville Boys'

The Department of Communication Studies is proud to present "The Melville Boys" by Norm Foster.

Two brothers, living very different lives, arrive at a lakeside cabin for a weekend of fishing, but their plans are thrown out of whack by the arrival of two sisters who become catalysts for a tenderly funny and unsentimental look at all four lives in transition to find common ground.

March 2, 3 and 4 at 7:30 p.m.

Reserve your free ticket at the link below.

Link: http://liberalarts.iupui.edu/theatre

From: Thursday, Mar. 2 to Saturday, Feb. 4
Start Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: CA 003


9. Now hiring lifeguards and swim instructors at IU Natatorium

The IU Natatorium is accepting applications for lifeguards and/or swim instructors for employment beginning spring 2017. Flexible hours are available. Applicants must be able to pass a swim test and obtain required certification prior to employment. It's the perfect job for students!

Contact Katy Shreve at kashreve@iupui.edu to apply or for additional information.

Link: http://iunat.iupui.edu


10. Big Man On Campus

The women of Zeta Tau Alpha would like to invite you to come to the fifth annual Big Man On Campus (BMOC).

Each year, ZTA works year-round in preparation to host the largest Greek philanthropy event on IUPUI's campus. BMOC is a collegiate all-male talent competition where contestants from different fraternities compete to raise funds for breast cancer education and awareness. In less than four years, we have donated more than $59,000.

Hope to see you there!

Link: http://iupui.zetataualpha.org/bmoc

Date: Wednesday, Apr. 26
Start Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Campus Center 450


11. Technology in Medicine SIG: concept mapping

The Technology in Medicine Student Interest Group will be co-hosting an event with the Ruth Lilly Medical Library on Feb. 23 at noon. Fourth-year medical student Gerard Hills will be speaking on the use of concept mapping, a way of representing relationships between ideas, images or words. He will discuss how it has benefited him in his medical school training and how others can use it to their advantage.

Date: Thursday, Feb. 23
Start Time: 12 p.m.
Location: Nexus (IB 2017)


12. IU School of Medicine information session

Registration for the IU School of Medicine information session and visit day scheduled for Friday, Feb. 24, is closed. Please watch for future dates in the fall.

If you wish to speak with a director regarding medical school, you may call 317-274-3772 to schedule a telephone or office appointment.

Link: http://medicine.iu.edu


13. EndNote class - Medical Library

You are invited to attend an EndNote class. EndNote is a citation management software program. This program allows users to import citations from numerous literature databases into one spot. Users can then edit citations, add notes, import full text documents and, ultimately, use the program to format citations for articles, papers, grant proposals, etc.

Classes will be offered March 1 and March 29.

Link: http://library.medicine.iu.edu/services/classes

Date: Wednesday, Mar. 29
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Medical Library (IB) 227


14. 'New Tools for Impact: Altmetrics'

You are invited to attend "New Tools for Impact: Altmetrics." Come learn about what altmetrics are and how they can work for you! You’ll learn where they are located, what different types of altmetrics are currently out there and in use, and how these types of metrics can be used (along with traditional metrics) to tell your story and demonstrate the impact and reach of your work.

Link: http://library.medicine.iu.edu/services/classes

Date: Wednesday, Mar. 8
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Medical Library (IB) 226


15. 'Intro to Medical Library Resources'

You are invited to attend "Intro to Medical Library Resources." This one-hour course introduces researchers to a wide variety of available electronic resources. This provides a fast-paced, broad, strong starting point for faculty, staff, students and residents who are looking to access background medical information and professional medical literature for clinical care or publishing, prep CVs, and much more.

Link: http://library.medicine.iu.edu/services/classes

Date: Tuesday, Mar. 14
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Medical Library (IB) 225


16. '3-D Printing in the Medical Library'

You are invited to attend "3-D Printing in the Medical Library." This class will provide information on the library’s newest service: 3-D printing. Attendees will learn what they need to do in order to request a 3-D print from the library, where to find models and how to do some editing on models. Attendees will also learn more about the 3-D printers the library currently has and the special features of each printer.

Link: http://library.medicine.iu.edu/services/classes

Date: Thursday, Mar. 23
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Medical Library (IB) 207


17. 'Integrating Augmented Reality into Instruction'

You are invited to attend "Integrating Augmented Reality into Instruction." Learn more about augmented reality and how it is being used in medical education. Also learn about how you can incorporate augmented reality in presentations and classroom events.

Link: http://library.medicine.iu.edu/services/classes

Date: Tuesday, Mar. 28
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Medical Library (IB) 225


18. Summer undergraduate research applications open

Relish investigating intriguing issues? Looking for a summer research experience? Apply now through the IUPUI Center for Research and Learning! The deadline for Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) Summer Fellows, Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Institute (MURI) and Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI) is Monday, April 3, at 11:59 p.m. You may apply for a RISE to the IUPUI Challenge Undergraduate Research Scholarship at the same time!

Link: http://crl.iupui.edu/programs/index_CRL.asp


19. Nominate a campus woman leader

Do you know or work with a woman making a difference at IUPUI or in her community through her leadership skills? Nominate her for the 2017 Women’s History Month Leadership Awards. Outstanding women-identified faculty, staff and student leaders will be honored at the Women's Leadership Reception on March 23. Faculty and staff nominations can be made online at the Office for Women website. Student nominations can be made online at the Campus Center and Student Experiences website.

Link: https://ofw.iupui.edu/Awards/Annual-Womens-Leadership-Awards

Date: Thursday, Mar. 23
Start Time: 2:30 p.m.
Location: Campus Center 450B


20. Campus Commute is a stress-free way to get to Bloomington

Ride Campus Commute for a stress-free, environmentally responsible and cost-efficient way to travel between IUPUI and IU Bloomington.

Link: https://parking.iupui.edu/pages/commute.asp


21. 'Literacy in Indiana Today: The Myths and Facts'

Come to UL1116 on Thursday, Feb. 23, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. to learn about the different dimensions of literacy in Indiana, and how different professionals and organizations such as ReadUP are working to help improve literacy in Indiana! Snacks will be provided.

Date: Thursday, Feb. 23
Start Time: 3:30 p.m.
Location: UL1116


22. The Moving Company to perform at Pacers game

The Moving Company has a chance to perform at the Indiana Pacers game versus the 76ers, but it must sell a certain amount of tickets to do so.

Go to the link below and buy tickets for the game on March 26 at 6 p.m. The Moving Company will be performing pre-game, so get there early to see them!

Link: http://pacersgroups.com/movingco

Date: Sunday, Mar. 26
Location: Bankers Life Fieldhouse


23. 'Room For Doubt': Special event hosted by Cru

Who told you justice matters? How do you measure the value of a human life? Does our longing for justice and value of human rights point to God? And if he exists, does he even care about all the injustice in our world?

Alycia Wood is part of the speaking team with Ravi Zacharias International Ministries. She'll be speaking and leading a discussion on these important topics. No matter who you are or what you believe, we want to hear what you think!

Link: http://rzim.org/bio/alycia-wood/

Date: Thursday, Feb. 16
Start Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Campus Center 450B


24. #ProtectOurPatients community health forum

In these uncertain times, changes to health care policy (including the ACA, Medicare, Medicaid and access to reproductive health services) could affect all of us. Come join us in an introduction to health care advocacy by David Orentlicher, professor of law, former AMA Director of Medical Ethics and former Indiana State Representative. Several workshops on pressing health care issues and discussions on how to approach them will follow. This forum is open to all. RSVP is kindly requested.

Link: http://bit.do/iupop

Date: Sunday, Feb. 26
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Eskenazi Health Rapp Family Conference Center


25. Faculty and staff $5 lunch at Tower Dining

Tower Dining is featuring faculty and staff $5 lunch on Feb. 17 from 11 am. to 2 p.m. Just provide the cashier with proof that you are a faculty or staff member of IUPUI, and enter our all-you-care-to-eat facility for $5! Don't miss out on this great deal!

Link: https://new.dineoncampus.com/iupui/events

Date: Friday, Feb. 17
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: University Tower Dining


26. IUPUI Fresh Produce Market tomorrow

Your favorite fruits and veggies will be available for purchase at-cost (no price markups!) during tomorrow's IUPUI Fresh Produce Market. Green smoothies with mango, avocado, cilantro, apple, red leaf lettuce, coconut water and turmeric will be the meal of the day, available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Returning customers: Don't forget your reusable bag and your loyalty punch card for discounts! The market runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Campus Center first-floor food court. See you there!

Link: https://healthy.iu.edu/campus-programs-services/iupui/programs-workshops/descriptions/produce-market.html

Date: Thursday, Feb. 16
Start Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Campus Center first-floor food court


27. IUSM American Medical Women’s Association Women’s Health Week

Join the American Medical Women’s Association at the IU School of Medicine for Women’s Health Week Feb. 21 to 23! All students are welcome.

Self-Defense Class: Tuesday, Feb. 21, at 6 p.m. in MSB16
CV Workshop: Wednesday, Feb. 22, at 6 p.m. in MSB14
Domestic Violence and Guns: Thursday, Feb. 23 at noon in MSB13

For more information, email amwa@iupui.edu. All events are in Van Nuys Medical Science Building.
Location: Van Nuys Medical Science Building


28. Campus Campaign kickoff

Faculty and staff: Tomorrow, join your school or unit colleagues for the 2017 IUPUI Campus Campaign kickoff! Show off your IUPUI spirit that day and encourage others to participate with you. To learn more about the Campus Campaign, visit the link below.

Link: https://campuscampaign.iupui.edu/

Date: Thursday, Feb. 16


29. Volunteer engagement opportunities with the Indiana Department of Correction

Want to be part of the change that will make our communities more inclusive, just, humane and socially sustainable? If so, consider joining Rick Rosales from Community and Mentor Engagement at the Indiana Department of Correction (IDOC), along with former volunteers and program alumni as they introduce the wide array of community opportunities the IDOC offers across the state of Indiana. Volunteer opportunities include tutoring, arts-based programming, family and youth programs, and more.

Link: http://csl.iupui.edu/financial-support/programs/workshops/civic-and-community-engagement.shtml

Date: Friday, Mar. 3
Start Time: 12 p.m.
Location: Hine Hall 219


30. IUPUI Symposium on Civil Discourse

When it comes to shaping a better world, we're in this together! The second annual IUPUI Symposium on Civil Discourse features social entrepreneur Emily May, who will share what constitutes harassment -- as opposed to just debate and discussion -- how to respond to harassment, and ultimately how to end it, whether it's online, at work or in public. IUPUI students, faculty, staff and all members of the Indianapolis community are welcome to attend this free program.

Link: https://healthy.iu.edu/campus-programs-services/iupui/programs-workshops/descriptions/civil-discourse.html

Date: Monday, Mar. 6
Start Time: 1:30 p.m.
Location: Campus Center Theater


31. Paw's Pantry food drives

Consider hosting a food drive for Paw’s Pantry. Putting on a food drive is easy! Whether it's bringing donations to a monthly meeting or having a competition between student organizations, food drives are a fun way to give back to the IUPUI community. Check out the website to learn more about how you can get involved.

"Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better - it's not."
-Dr. Seuss

Link: https://www.indiana.edu/~forms/studentlife_forms/machform/view.php?id=262351


32. Urban Living Fair

Looking to move? The Urban Living Fair will take place on Wednesday, March 1, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the Campus Center, room 450. This fair is an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to gather information about local apartment options and Jagtag vendors to see what urban living looks like at IUPUI. There will be 30 off-campus properties, 25 Jagtag vendors, free food, coupons and discounts. Attendees will have the chance to enter a drawing, and door prizes will be given away.

Link: http://studentaffairs.iupui.edu/campus-living/off-campus-services/index.shtml

Date: Wednesday, Mar. 1
Start Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Campus Center 450


33. No MSW application fees Feb. 20 to 27

The Indiana University School of Social Work will waive application fees for the week of Feb. 20 to 27 for students interested in applying to the MSW programs at IUPUI, IUB and IPFW.

The application to the Indiana University School of Social Work's MSW program is a two-step process:
1) Apply to the IUPUI Graduate Program
2) Apply to the Indiana University School of Social Work

Information about the full application process can be found at the link below.

Link: http://socialwork.iu.edu/Apply-to-MSW/

From: Monday, Feb. 20 to Monday, Feb. 27


34. Your Eating Health awareness and screening event

Do you find yourself often concerned with body weight, size and/or appearance? Do you question your relationship with food?

Visit us on Tuesday, Feb. 21, in the Campus Center Atrium from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for an awareness and screening event related to eating attitudes and body image. Learn more about resources, take part in interactive activities and grab some brochures. You can also fill out a brief questionnaire and discuss results with a CAPS counselor.

Date: Tuesday, Feb. 21
Start Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Campus Center Atrium


35. Jabberwock Culture Night: uncensoRED

The Chi Citywide Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. presents its bi-annual Jabberwock Culture Night.

This event highlights the black arts and letters within our community. Come out for a night full of performances from various types of artists.

This event has been paid for in part or full by the Student Organization Grant and is open to the entire IUPUI community on a first-come, first-served basis.

Link: http://chichapter1925.wix.com/home

Date: Thursday, Feb. 23
Start Time: 7:13 p.m.
Location: Herron School of Art & Design Room 101


36. Study abroad in South Korea

Application Deadline: Friday, April 14

Upcoming Information Sessions:
Thursday, Feb. 9: 11 a.m. at ES4130
Wednesday, March 8: Noon at ES4138D
Wednesday April 5: 3 to 5 p.m. at Campus Center (near Information Desk, first floor)

S400/600 Health and Behavioral Health in a Global Context: Interprofessional Collaborative Practice/3 credit hours

For more details, contact:
Dr. Michin Hong at hongmi@iupui.edu
Dr. Hea-Won Kim at heakim@iupui.edu
Minjoo Morlan at mmorlan@iupui.edu


37. IUPUI to host Summit League Swimming & Diving Championships

NCAA Swimming & Diving will take center stage at the IU Natatorium this week as IUPUI hosts the 2017 Summit League Swimming & Diving Championships.

Action will run from Wednesday, Feb. 15, through Saturday, Feb. 18, with preliminary events in the mornings and finals in the evenings.

Head coach Matt Bos' team is led by two individuals with NCAA Championship aspirations -- swimmer Olivia Treski and diver Krisztian Somhegyi.

Link: http://www.IUPUIJags.com

From: Wednesday, Feb. 15 to Saturday, Feb. 18
Location: IU Natatorium


38. Women's tennis to open Summit League play on Friday

Head coach Marisa Arce's women's tennis team will open Summit League play on Friday afternoon when they host Omaha at West Indy Racquet Club at noon.

Admission is free of charge and open to the public.

The top four Summit League teams will earn a spot in the Summit League Tournament, hosted by IUPUI later this spring.

Link: http://www.IUPUIJags.com

Date: Friday, Feb. 17
Start Time: 12 p.m.
Location: West Indy Racquet Club (4458 Guion Rd.)


39. Men's tennis to host Cleveland State on Friday

The IUPUI men's tennis team will host Cleveland State on Friday at 4 p.m. at West Indy Racquet Club on the city's west side.

Admission is free and open to the public.

Head coach Brandon Currie's squad is led by seniors Jose Calero and Marcus Nalley, and already has three duel victories this spring season.

Link: http://www.IUPUIJags.com

Date: Friday, Feb. 17
Start Time: 4 p.m.
Location: West Indy Racquet Club (4458 Guion Rd.)


40. Volunteer with Campus Kitchen at IUPUI

The Campus Kitchen at IUPUI (CKIUPUI) is a student-powered food rescue and hunger relief network. CKIUPUI rescues quality, unused food from campus food locations that would otherwise be thrown away, repurposes them into nutritious meals and serves it to those who are food insecure. Many volunteer days and times are available throughout the semester, and we welcome group volunteers too! Transportation is provided, and no cooking experience is needed. Sign up via the link.

Link: https://campuskitchens.volunteerhub.com/lp/ckiupui/events/index


41. César Chávez Day of Service

To honor César Chávez’s life and work, the Community Service Scholars of the Sam H. Jones Community Service Scholarship Program organize the annual César Chávez Day of Service. Participants will meet at the IUPUI Campus Center to enjoy breakfast and then serve at various sites throughout Indianapolis.

When: Saturday, April 1
Time: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Breakfast and T-shirts will be provided!

Sign up individually or as a group soon; spaces fill up quickly!

Link: http://go.iu.edu/chavez

Date: Saturday, Apr. 1
Start Time: 8 a.m.
Location: Campus Center/Volunteer sites in Indianapolis


42. Volunteer at The Summit League Swimming & Diving Championships

The IUPUI Athletics Department needs volunteers for the Saturday, Feb. 18, session of the upcoming Summit League Swimming & Diving Championships, taking place at the IU Natatorium.

Volunteers will play a vital role in the execution of the four-day meet, serving as lane timers on the deck of the pool.

Those interested in volunteering should contact Megan Reinhardt at mlreinha@indiana.edu for additional information.

Link: http://www.IUPUIJags.com

From: Wednesday, Feb. 15 to Saturday, Feb. 18
Location: IU Natatorium


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