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Campus Life

1. Jagtag Office selling Indy Scream Park tickets

2. How community needs can spark a thriving research agenda

3. Relay For Life

4. Live debate watch parties

5. Career Connection STEM Career Fair

6. International sessions during Career Week

7. Graduate welcome meeting

8. Reminder about parking permit refunds

9.  International Peer Mentoring Program coffee hour

10. Pew Researcher Public Lecture: How a decline in religion is impacting American society

11. 'Religion, Politics and the 2016 Presidential Election'

12. Tower Den featuring The Den by Denny's grand opening celebration

13. Graduate programs open houses and Graduate Admissions Boot Camp

14. Situating your scholarly work across the spectrum of community-engaged scholarship

15. 3-on-3 basketball tournament Sept. 29 for Bridges International

16. Orthopedic surgery interest group student/resident mixer

17. Get your plate and 'Ride with Pride!'

18. IUPUI Black Faculty Staff Council presents: iFinish

19. Iron Jag triathlon

20. Physician-assisted suicide lunch discussion

21. National Primary Care Week

22. Game Room tournament: Bags

Academics and Lectures

23. Legal issues in the Olympic Movement

24. 'From Medicine Chest to Pandora’s Box: Clinical and Cultural Contexts of Alcohol, Tobacco, Opium and Cocaine'

Health

25. Free depression screening

26. Free HIV/STI testing

Athletics

27. Men's soccer hosts Northern Illinois

28. Women's soccer opens Summit League play

29. Volleyball hosts two matches this week

30. Basketball season tickets now on sale

Volunteer/Service

31. Register for Day of Caring

32. Alternative Spring Break in Nicaragua

33. Second Helpings Food Drive


1. Jagtag Office selling Indy Scream Park tickets

Indy Scream Park was voted the Second Best Haunted House in the U.S., and the IUPUI Jagtag Office is selling discounted tickets for only $22! One ticket grants unlimited access to six different attractions and can be used any day except Oct. 8, 15 and 22. The Jagtag Office accepts all forms of payment, and there is no limit to the number of tickets that can be purchased!

Link: http://www.indyscreampark.com/


2. How community needs can spark a thriving research agenda

In this Engaged Scholars’ Roundtable presentation, Drs. Sylavia Bigatti and Monica Medina will discuss translational research going the other way. They’ll describe a program of study that began as a community challenge, reducing acculturative stress and depression among Latino youth. The resulting research program uses Community Based Participatory Research principles to tackle this question. The research has resulted in a summer camp intervention focused on resilience and self-mastery training.

Link: http://csl.iupui.edu/financial-support/programs/workshops/engaged-scholars-roundtable.shtml

Date: Friday, Sep. 30
Start Time: 12 p.m.
Location: Hine Hall (IP) 219


3. Relay For Life

IUPUI's Colleges Against Cancer will be hosting its annual fundraiser Relay for Life on Oct. 21, from 2 to 10 p.m. at Carroll Stadium. The Relay for Life is a walk to raise money to find a cure for cancer. During this event there will be music, food and games for participants!

Registration is only $5 with the promo code FALLFORRELAY until Sept. 28. Registration is $10 after Sept. 28. All proceeds will go to the American Cancer Society to fund cancer research.

Link: http://relay.acsevents.org/site/TR/RelayForLife/RFLCY17LS?fr_id=72950&pg=entry

Date: Friday, Oct. 21
Start Time: 2 p.m.
Location: Carroll Stadium


4. Live debate watch parties

Join us for pizza and politics as we live stream the 2016 Presidential and Vice Presidential debates. These events are brought to you by Leadership Development & Civic Engagement through the Campus Center and Student Experiences.

Oct. 4: Vice Presidential debate
Oct. 9: Second Presidential debate
Oct. 19: Final Presidential debate

All debate parties are from 9 to 10:30 p.m. in the Campus Center TV Lounge. Free pizza will be provided.

Link: http://studentaffairs.iupui.edu/involved/leadership-development-and-civic-engagement/political-engagement/index.shtml

Date: Tuesday, Oct. 4
Start Time: 9 p.m.
Location: Campus Center TV Lounge


5. Career Connection STEM Career Fair

Connect with more than 70 employers seeking students for internships, co-ops and full-time positions! This event targets STEM majors but is open to all IUPUI students. Be sure to dress to impress, do your research on companies and polish your resume. Download the free career fair app on your mobile device to see prep events, research companies and create your target company list. Visit the website for more information.


Link: http://www.engr.iupui.edu/sites/careerservices/connection/information-for-students.php

Date: Thursday, Sep. 29
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: CE 450


6. International sessions during Career Week

Are you interested in finding a job in America? Come to the Office of International Affairs' sessions during 2016 Fall Career Week!
Learn all about how to navigate the global job market, visa issues, immigration issues and more.

Link: https://fallcareerweek2016.sched.org/overview/type/International+Affairs

From: Wednesday, Sep. 28 to Thursday, Sep. 29


7. Graduate welcome meeting

DesiJags, the newly formed Indian Student Association, is organizing a welcome meeting for all graduate students. Come and take part to interact with your fellow grads. Experience an evening filled with Desi entertainment and food.

Date: Saturday, Oct. 8
Start Time: 2 p.m.
Location: UL 0130 Lilly Auditorium


8. Reminder about parking permit refunds

This Friday, Sept. 30 is the deadline to return a student fall parking permit for a refund.

Permits returned before Sept. 30 will receive a refund for October, November and December.

You may exchange your permit at any time, but an exchange may result in a higher rate depending on which permit you choose.

Link: http://parking.iupui.edu/pages/park/student/refunds.asp


9. International Peer Mentoring Program coffee hour

Come join the International Peer Mentoring Program Sept. 30 for its first coffee hour of the year.

They will talk about facts and misconceptions about American culture. Coffee, snacks and refreshments will be provided.

Friday, Sept. 30
2:30 to 4 pm
Taylor Hall UC104

Date: Friday, Sep. 30
Start Time: 2:30 p.m.
Location: Taylor Hall UC104


10. Pew Researcher Public Lecture: How a decline in religion is impacting American society

"The Rise of the Religiously Unaffiliated: Why a decline in American religion matters to everyone," a public lecture by Pew Research Center director of religion research, Alan Cooperman, will look at what having fewer Americans, especially Millennials, with no religious affiliation means for civil society.

Oct. 4, from 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Campus Center 450

Hosted by Lake Institute on Faith & Giving and Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. Registration required.

More info: lfi@iupui.edu.

Link: http://philanthropy.iupui.edu/news-events/event/lake-distinguished-visitor-.html?id=208

Date: Tuesday, Oct. 4
Start Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: IUPUI Campus Center, Room 450


11. 'Religion, Politics and the 2016 Presidential Election'

Attend "Religion, Politics and the 2016 Presidential Election," a public lecture by Pew Research Center director of religion research Alan Cooperman. What role is religion playing in the election? Is the "God gap" in U.S. politics narrowing or widening?

Oct. 5, from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Campus Center 002

More Info: raac@iupui.edu

Link: http://raac.iupui.edu/events/

Date: Wednesday, Oct. 5
Start Time: 1:30 p.m.
Location: IUPUI Campus Center, Room 002


12. Tower Den featuring The Den by Denny's grand opening celebration

Food, fun, freebies and cool refreshments! Mark your calendars for Oct. 10 at 4 p.m. IUPUI Dining Services will celebrate the grand opening of its new restaurant Tower Den featuring The Den by Denny's located on the second floor of University Tower.

Date: Monday, Oct. 10
Start Time: 4 p.m.
Location: University Tower second floor - Tower Den featuring the Den by Denny's


13. Graduate programs open houses and Graduate Admissions Boot Camp

Attend Getting You Into IUPUI Open House & Graduate Admissions Boot Camp if you are interested in learning more about a specific graduate program at IUPUI. Participating departments will hold open houses in the morning, followed by the Graduate Admissions Boot Camp from noon to 3:30 p.m. in the Campus Center and University Library. You may choose to attend just the open house, just the boot camp or both.

Link: http://go.iu.edu/1mmj

Date: Friday, Oct. 7
Start Time: 8:30 a.m.
Location: IUPUI Campus Center and University Library


14. Situating your scholarly work across the spectrum of community-engaged scholarship

In this session of the Pathways to Public Scholarship series, join a panel of scholars as they share their personal pathways for developing a career as a community-engaged scholar and the utility of identity mapping as an early career strategy to aid dossier development. All faculty seeking tenure need to craft a foundational story of who they are as scholars and practitioners. This story is woven into the cover letter and integrated through other sections of the dossier.

Link: http://csl.iupui.edu/financial-support/programs/workshops/pathways-engaged-scholarship.shtml

Date: Thursday, Oct. 13
Start Time: 3 p.m.
Location: University Library (UL) 1116


15. 3-on-3 basketball tournament Sept. 29 for Bridges International

Bridges International is organizing a 3-on-3 basketball tournament Sept. 29 from 5 to 9 p.m. Dinner is provided, and Grant Sinn, an IUPUI basketball player, will be speaking at halftime about his faith as a Christian. Prizes will be awarded, and we can provide transportation.

Email keith.back@cru.org the names and emails of the players on your team and your team name.

Date: Thursday, Sep. 29
Start Time: 5 p.m.


16. Orthopedic surgery interest group student/resident mixer

The Orthopedic surgery interest group will be hosting a BBQ/campfire event at the home of Brian Mullis, chief of orthopaedic trauma at Eskenazi. Interested students can meet and speak with current orthopedic surgery residents. This event is a great opportunity for students looking to learn about the world of orthopedics and for advice about how to pursue a career in orthopedics. Please RSVP by emailing OrthoSig@iupui.edu by Friday, Sept. 30.

Date: Saturday, Oct. 1
Start Time: 6 p.m.


17. Get your plate and 'Ride with Pride!'

Display your IUPUI pride and support campus scholarships by signing up for, or renewing, your IUPUI Jaguars license plate.

IUPUI Jaguars license plates are available directly from the Bureau of Motor Vehicles online or through your local license branch. The specialty plate fee of $40 includes a $25 tax-deductible donation to the IUPUI campus scholarship program.

Link: http://www.in.gov/bmv/2733.htm


18. IUPUI Black Faculty Staff Council presents: iFinish

iFinish is a program for students to meet faculty and staff and to learn more about campus resources. During this program, IUPUI Black faculty and staff will speak to how they can support students and assist with tracking college progress and success.


Date: Wednesday, Oct. 12
Start Time: 3 p.m.
Location: Campus Center 450


19. Iron Jag triathlon

Iron Jag is a month-long triathlon sponsored by Campus Recreation and the Office of Health and Wellness Promotion. Participants have the entire month of October to accumulate the following totals: 1.2-mile swim, 56-mile bike and 13.1-run/walk equaling a half Iron Man triathlon. Registration is open to all students, staff and faculty. Cost is $20/person, $35/two-person team and $50/three-person team.

Link: http://www.imleagues.com/spa/league/f60f7e3dd06d4f4bb2900623f20746f9/home


20. Physician-assisted suicide lunch discussion

The Ethics Student Interest Group is hosting a lunch discussion on physician-assisted suicide with Dr. Meg Gaffney of the IU School of Medicine and Ronald Katz, JD of Compassion and Care of Indiana. Please join us for this lunch discussion at 11 a.m., Sept. 30 in Daly 186. Lunch will be provided.

Date: Friday, Sep. 30
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Daly 186


21. National Primary Care Week

Oct. 3
"Caring for the Underserved," by Dr. Sevilla
MS122A, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Oct. 4
"Emergency Departments: A Gateway To/From Primary Care Providers"
MS122A, Noon to 1 p.m.

"Primary Care Q and A," by Dr. Agarwal
MS122A, 6 to 7 p.m.

Oct. 5
"Primary Care Safety Nets: Access and Quality," by Ann Alley
"Brief Action Planning," by Brent Anderson
MS 122A, Noon to 1 p.m.

Oct. 6
"Mental Illness and Primary Care," by Dr. Moberly
MS186A, 11 a.m. to noon


From: Monday, Oct. 3 to Friday, Oct. 7
Location: MS122A/MS326/MS186


22. Game Room tournament: Bags

Grab a partner and compete in our first bags tournament of the year! Light refreshments will be served, and prizes will be awarded to the winning duo. Register in the Game Room.

Date: Saturday, Oct. 1
Start Time: 4 p.m.
Location: Campus Center Game Room (Theater Level)


23. Legal issues in the Olympic Movement

Speaker: Norman Wain
Moderator: Associate Dean Karen E. Bravo

Mr. Wain’s lecture will address a variety of legal issues surrounding the Olympics, including:

- Sorting out intellectual property rights between national governing bodies, the IOC, the USOC and other interested parties
- Anti-doping - how the recent Russian anti-doping issues impacted the 2016 Games and the Olympic Movement going forward
- The role of agents in the Olympic Movement

Link: http://mckinneylaw.iu.edu/events/current.cfm?eid=488

Date: Thursday, Oct. 20
Start Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: Wynne Courtroom, Room 100, IUPUI McKinney Law


24. 'From Medicine Chest to Pandora’s Box: Clinical and Cultural Contexts of Alcohol, Tobacco, Opium and Cocaine'

Michael A. Flannery presents:

"From Medicine Chest to Pandora’s Box: Clinical and Cultural Contexts of Alcohol, Tobacco, Opium and Cocaine"

Oct. 27, from noon to 1:15 p.m.

Lunch will be provided. CME approved.

How do medicinal virtues turn into public vice? Discover the process from therapeutic to "recreational" drug use in American culture.


Link: http://library.medicine.iu.edu/special-collections-and-services/history-of-medicine/pick-your-poison-registration/pickyourpoison/

Date: Thursday, Oct. 27
Start Time: 12 p.m.
Location: Ruth Lilly Medical Library, 1st Floor, Dean’s Tower 975 W. Walnut Street


25. Free depression screening

Many people experience the first symptoms of depression during their college years. Unfortunately, many college students who have depression aren't getting the help they need.

Are you having difficulty paying attention and staying focused in class? See if depression could be the cause by taking an anonymous screening on Tuesday, Oct. 11, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Campus Center Atrium provided free of cost by IUPUI CAPS.

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

Date: Tuesday, Oct. 11
Start Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Campus Center Atrium


26. Free HIV/STI testing

Did you know that one in two sexually active young people will get an STI by the age of 25? Know your status; get yourself tested! Free testing is held once a month on the IUPUI campus. The next testing will be Thursday, Oct. 6, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Campus Center Atrium. Testing is free, safe and confidential. Tests are conducted by the Bellflower Clinic and the Damien Center and include HIV, syphilis, chlamydia and gonorrhea. No appointment necessary.

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

Date: Thursday, Oct. 6
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Campus Center Atrium


27. Men's soccer hosts Northern Illinois

The IUPUI men's soccer team will be back in action on campus on Wednesday (Sept. 28) at 7 p.m., at Carroll Stadium against Northern Illinois. Student admission is free with a valid Jagtag, and adult tickets are just $5.

For those unable to attend, the match will be streamed live on IUPUIJags.com, beginning at 6:55 p.m.

Link: http://www.IUPUIJags.com

Date: Wednesday, Sep. 28
Start Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Carroll Stadium


28. Women's soccer opens Summit League play

Building off a six-win non-conference slate, the IUPUI women's soccer team will open Summit League play this week with a pair of home games against South Dakota (Sept. 30) and Denver (Oct. 2).

Friday's match against USD will kick off at 7 p.m., and Sunday's meeting with Denver will begin at 1 p.m.

All home IUPUI events are free of charge for students with a valid Jagtag. Adult tickets are just $5 for all home matches.

Link: http://www.IUPUIJags.com

From: Friday, Sep. 30 to Sunday, Oct. 2
Start Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Carroll Stadium


29. Volleyball hosts two matches this week

The IUPUI volleyball team will host a pair of Summit League matches this week as head coach Steve Payne's team takes on Western Illinois (Sept. 30) and Denver (Oct. 1) in The Jungle.

Friday's match will begin at 7 p.m., and Saturday's event will be at 6 p.m.

Student admission is free with a valid Jagtag, and adult tickets are just $5 for every home volleyball match. Parking is free.

Link: http://www.IUPUIJags.com

From: Friday, Sep. 30 to Saturday, Oct. 1
Start Time: 7 p.m.
Location: The Jungle


30. Basketball season tickets now on sale

IUPUI basketball season tickets for the 2016-17 season are now available through IUPUIJags.com.

Head coach Jason Gardner's men's squad looks to be ready to make a postseason run, while head coach Austin Parkinson's women's team is coming off a third WNIT appearance in the past four years.

Men's staff tickets are just $120, and women's tickets are just $70.

Link: http://iupuijags.com/documents/2016/9/16//16_17_BB_Order_Form.pdf?id=304

Date: Saturday, Oct. 1
Start Time: 12 p.m.
Location: 3


31. Register for Day of Caring

Each fall, IUPUI partners with United Way to host Day of Caring to engage students, faculty and staff in service with our community. Volunteers impact many non-profit organizations and our community by helping complete projects the organizations may not have the time, staff or money to address. You can be a part of this campus tradition and help make a difference in our community!

Saturday, Oct. 29
Registration 8:30 to 9 a.m.
Program 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Register at the link below.

Link: http://csl.iupui.edu/partnerships/student-service/registration/day-caring.shtml

Date: Saturday, Oct. 29
Start Time: 8:30 a.m.


32. Alternative Spring Break in Nicaragua

Interested in combining travel and service over spring break? Fascinated by other cultures? Want to get out of the books and into the dirt? Apply for the ENLACE Alternative Spring Break international service trip to Nicaragua. This trip is open to all graduate-level health professions students.

The link to the application is provided below.

You may also contact Ellie Hansotte by e-mail at ehansott@iupui.edu with any questions.

Link: https://iabroad.iu.edu/istart/controllers/inquiry/InquiryEngine.cfm?serviceid=ProgramSearchProvider&adminCampus=IUINA&view=list&filterinterests=no&fulldesc=yes

From: Saturday, Mar. 11 to Sunday, Mar. 19
Location: Nicaragua


33. Second Helpings Food Drive

As part of the IUPUI United Way campaign, food donations will be collected Oct. 5 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., in the Campus Center Atrium. Donations will benefit Second Helpings.

Sponsored by Office of Sustainability, Campus Kitchen IUPUI and Paw's Pantry.

Link: http://inside.iupui.edu/editors-picks/campus-life/2016-09-06-united-way-campaign.shtml

Date: Wednesday, Oct. 5
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Campus Center Atrium


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