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JagNews is a campuswide newsletter that delivers timely information about campus events and opportunities directly to your e-mail. This service is available to any IUPUI faculty, staff, or student who has an e-mail account. (Subscription Information | Submit News)


Campus Life

1. Coffee with a Cop

2. Homecoming Week

3. University Library's third and fourth floors under renovation

4. University Writing Center hosting Spooky Stories Open Mic Night

5. Join us for Family Weekend!

6. Get help with your graduate school application

7. 40% off everything at IU Natatorium Proshop

8. Campus Sustainability Month tree planting

9. Construction updates

10. Jagathonís Dancing with the Stars

11. 2017 MEDTalks at IUSM: Providing care for care providers

12. MedTalks at IUSM

13. Ready to Run Indiana conference Oct. 27-28

International

14. Funding your international experience

15. Trip to Beasley's Pumpkin Patch

Athletics

16. Swimming and diving to host two dual meets

17. Men's soccer to honor seniors on Sunday

18. Red-White Scrimmage set for Oct. 30

Volunteer/Service

19. Earn a scholarship while impacting your community

Research

20. IUPUI Center for Translating Research into Practice Annual Community Showcase

21. Showcase your undergraduate research on Capitol Hill


1. Coffee with a Cop

Meet our IU Police officers at Coffee with a Cop from 6-8 p.m. on Oct. 18. What better way to chat with those serving the IUPUI campus everyday while enjoying a nice cup of joe?

Date: Wednesday, Oct. 18
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Barnes & Noble @ IUPUI


2. Homecoming Week

Homecoming Week is nearly upon us! Check out any of the great events Oct. 21-28.

Oct. 21
- Day of Caring, 8 a.m., Campus Center
- NPHC Step Show, 6:30 p.m., CE 450

Oct. 23
- Donut Miss Out!, 10 a.m., CE Atrium
- De-stress Fest, 6 p.m., CE TV Lounge

Oct. 24
- Treat 'N Tuesday, 10 a.m., CE Atrium
- IUPUI's Got Talent, 6 p.m., CE Theater

Oct. 25
- SAPB Masks of Halloween, Noon, Campus Center

Link: http://life.iupui.edu

From: Saturday, Oct. 21 to Saturday, Oct. 28


3. University Library's third and fourth floors under renovation

The renovated spaces will improve the libraryís function as the informal learning hub of campus. The new design will improve private, quiet study spaces on the third floor, and it will increase the amount and quality of collaborative, group study spaces on the fourth floor.

The renovation will continue through the beginning of the spring semester; however, most noisy, disruptive work will be done when the library is closed. No construction work will be done between Thanksgiving and finals.

Link: https://ulib.iupui.edu/space/home

From: Monday, Oct. 16 to Wednesday, Jan. 31
Location: IUPUI University Library (UL)


4. University Writing Center hosting Spooky Stories Open Mic Night

Bring your favorite scary stories and terrifying tales to read at the University Writing Center's first-ever Spooky Stories Open Mic Night. Food and beverages will be provided, and the Writing Center's room will be decked out in a Halloween ambiance to help get you in the festive spirit!

Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/524788507901646/

Date: Monday, Oct. 30
Start Time: 4 p.m.
Location: CA 427


5. Join us for Family Weekend!

A weekend of events for all ages, including Fall Fest, Family Brunch, JagFest tailgate, Coffee and Canvas, downtown Indianapolis events, IUPUI athletics and so much more!

IUPUI's third annual Family Weekend will take place Friday, Oct. 27, through Sunday, Oct. 29.

Learn more and register today! Registration will close Oct. 20.

Link: http://studentaffairs.iupui.edu/parents-families/index.shtml

From: Friday, Oct. 27 to Sunday, Oct. 29
Start Time: 5 p.m.
Location: Campus Center


6. Get help with your graduate school application

If you are considering applying to graduate school, master the application process at Graduate School Boot Camp. Boot Camp will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Oct. 25 in University Library. Graduate admissions experts will cover personal statements, letters of recommendation, funding graduate school and professionalism. Youíll also have an opportunity to chat with faculty and have lunch with department representatives. Registration is required. Email gradexpo@iupui.edu with questions.

Link: http://graduate.iupui.edu/rsvp/bootcamp.shtml

Date: Wednesday, Oct. 25
Start Time: 8:30 a.m.
Location: IUPUI University Library


7. 40% off everything at IU Natatorium Proshop

Get your IU Natatorium spirit wear for 40 percent off now through the end of the year. Choose from sweatshirts, flip-flops, T-shirts, shampoo products and swim suits while supplies last!

Link: https://www.iunat.iupui.edu/

From: Thursday, Oct. 12 to Friday, Dec. 29
Location: IU Natatorium


8. Campus Sustainability Month tree planting

Join IUPUI Sustainability and IUPUI Campus Facility Services for a tree planting on campus to celebrate Campus Sustainability Month! We'll plant 15 native redbud trees just north of North Hall. All supplies will be provided, so just bring yourself and wear clothes that can get dirty.

Link: https://goo.gl/forms/U7NGsp3UMbParAJf1

Date: Friday, Oct. 27
Start Time: 9 a.m.
Location: North Hall


9. Construction updates

Please bookmark the link below to stay on top of any ongoing construction projects and how they could affect where you park.

Link: https://parking.iupui.edu/pages/announcements/construction.asp


10. Jagathonís Dancing with the Stars

Dancing with the Stars is an event presented by Jagathon to support Riley Hospital for Children. Join us at this competitive event, in which faculty and students compete in our very own version of Dancing with the Stars! Guest appearances will be made by Riley kids and some surprise guests. Tickets go on sale in the Campus Center in November.

Tickets are $5 pre-sale at the Jagathon table in the Campus Center and $7 at the door.

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 15
Start Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Campus Center Theatre


11. 2017 MEDTalks at IUSM: Providing care for care providers

Growing rates of burnout, depression and suicide among health care professionals emphasize the importance of creating a wellness culture within the field of health care. At this year's MEDTalks, we aim to explore these issues and investigate outlets for optimal levels of health, and emotional and social functioning. Overall, a concerted effort to increase wellness and resiliency will allow providers to better care for their patients by taking better care of themselves.

Date: Monday, Oct. 30
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Walther Hall Auditorium


12. MedTalks at IUSM

The Second Year Show at IU School of Medicine would like to extend an invitation to an event you wonít want to miss -- MEDTalks at IUSM. MEDTalks features a series of TED Talk-style presentations in which speakers deliver engaging and interesting health care-related topics that inspire, excite and educate its listeners. Our goal is to bring together bright minds to give talks that are idea-focused to foster learning, collaboration and wonder. This year, the theme is Provider Wellness.

Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/2016949208546989/

Date: Monday, Oct. 30
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Walther Hall Auditorium


13. Ready to Run Indiana conference Oct. 27-28

Ready to Run Indiana is a non-partisan campaign training and leadership program to encourage women -- but open to anyone interested in learning about the political process -- to run for elective office, work on a campaign or become involved in civic education. The conference will take place Oct. 27-28. Registration is $50, and includes parking and meals. The free student pre-conference is from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.

Hosted by Women4Change and sponsored in part by the IUPUI Office for Women.

Link: http://readytorunin.org/

From: Friday, Oct. 27 to Saturday, Oct. 28
Start Time: 1:30 p.m.
Location: Hine Hall, Tower Ballroom


14. Funding your international experience

Thinking about studying abroad but not sure how to pay for it?

Attend this session at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 24, in ES 2132 to learn how to fund your international experience, including scholarship and financial aid opportunities, fundraising, and other money-saving tips.

Link: https://apps.iu.edu/ccl-prd/events/view/16502559?pubCalId=GRP16880&type=week&referrer=listView

Date: Tuesday, Oct. 24
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: ES 2132


15. Trip to Beasley's Pumpkin Patch

Join the International Peer Mentoring Program (IPMP) and Asian Student Union (ASU) as we take a trip to the pumpkin patch to prepare for Halloween! You can pick a pumpkin to join the ASU Pumpkin Carving event that will take place on Thursday, Oct. 26, and enjoy other fun activities like a hayride, a corn maze and Beasley's Barnyard Bonanza!

Meet us at the Campus Center at 1 p.m. to join the fun!

Need a ride? Sign up for the carpool at the link on our Facebook page.

Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/125789514836223/

Date: Saturday, Oct. 21
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Campus Center


16. Swimming and diving to host two dual meets

The IUPUI men's and women's swimming and diving teams will have an important week as the Jaguars host a pair of meets this week.

On Friday, Oct. 20, the Jags will host Horizon League foe Oakland University at 6 p.m at the Natatorium. On Saturday, IUPUI will take on Western Illinois at 1 p.m.

Both duals will be free of charge and open to the public. Friday's matchup with Oakland will provide a preview of the Horizon League Championships, as both teams should be among the league's best.

Link: http://www.IUPUIJags.com

Date: Friday, Oct. 20
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: IU Natatorium


17. Men's soccer to honor seniors on Sunday

The IUPUI men's soccer program will honor seniors Harold Agyeman-Prempeh and Uriel Macias prior to Sunday's home match with Green Bay, set to kick off at 1 p.m.

The match will be broadcast on ESPN3, and adult tickets are just $5. IUPUI students are admitted for free with a valid CrimsonCard.

There are just two opportunities remaining to see the Jaguars in action at home this fall season.

Link: http://www.IUPUIjags.com

Date: Sunday, Oct. 22
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Michael A. Carroll Stadium


18. Red-White Scrimmage set for Oct. 30

The annual Red-White Scrimmage has been scheduled for Monday, Oct. 30, and will take place at 9 p.m. at The Jungle. Admission is free and open to the public.

The women's team will kick off the action with a short scrimmage, followed by a three-point shootout between the men's and women's squads.

The night will conclude with the men's scrimmage.

There will be free giveaways and on-court activities throughout the night in what is always a fun evening at The Jungle.

Link: http://www.IUPUIJags.com

Date: Monday, Oct. 30
Start Time: 9 p.m.
Location: The Jungle


19. Earn a scholarship while impacting your community

Join us to learn more about the Sam H. Jones Community Service Scholarship Program.

All IUPUI students are welcome to attend an information session from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15, in Hine Hall Room 208. Hear from current scholars about the different SHJ Programs and ask questions about the programs before you apply. Prior participation as a Sam H. Jones Scholar is not a requirement when applying for most programs.

Applications go live Nov. 1.

Link: http://www.go.iu.edu/samjones

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 15
Start Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: Hine Hall Room 208


20. IUPUI Center for Translating Research into Practice Annual Community Showcase

Join us for an opportunity to engage with several of IUPUI's distinguished faculty scholars as they present their translational research and illustrate how they improve people's lives at the IUPUI TRIP Community Showcase. The Showcase will also feature a presentation by the 2017 Bantz-Petronio TRIP Faculty Award recipient, Dr. Mark R. Kelley. Appetizers and refreshments will be served. The event is free and open to the public.

Link: https://trip.iupui.edu/Events/2017-Translating-Research-into-Practice-Community-Showcase

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 1
Start Time: 5 p.m.
Location: Campus Center 405


21. Showcase your undergraduate research on Capitol Hill

Apply through Nov. 1 for Posters on the Hill in Washington, D.C. For this competitive event, the Council on Undergraduate Research selects 60 projects, giving students the opportunity to present their research on Capitol Hill, attend field trips to major institutions and participate in advocacy training to prepare for their congressional visits. The IUPUI Center for Research and Learning will pay travel costs for IUPUI students accepted. Interested? E-mail Dr. Galli at dgalli@iupui.edu.

Link: http://www.cur.org/conferences_and_events/student_events/posters_on_the_hill/

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 1


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