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Campus Life

1. Women4Change Indiana - IUPUI student chapter call-out meeting

2. Sophomore Social: Welcome Back BBQ in the Winter

3. Campus shuttles

4. MacGuffin Media call-out meeting

5. 2018 Food Waste and Hunger Summit

6. Marketing Club invites you to brunch

7. Graduate School information session

8. NIFS Launch for Clean Water

Academics and Lectures

9. Alpha Omega Alpha Visiting Professorship Lecture: 'What Mark Twain Would Tell Us about Medicine, if He Were with Us Today'


10. Eating Disorder Recovery Support


11. Sam H. Jones Scholarship applications open

12. Become a mentor to a Little Buddy


13. Save the date: Indianapolis Sustainability Summit March 28

14. Submit your abstract for IUPUI Student Research Day

1. Women4Change Indiana - IUPUI student chapter call-out meeting

Become a Powerful Voice for Change! We're starting Women4Change Indiana at IUPUI, our first college chapter. Come to our meeting for more information or to get involved. Women4Change Indiana is a nonpartisan, grassroots, collaborative organization whose mission is to equip & mobilize women to engage effectively in political and civic affairs to strengthen our democracy and to advocate for the leadership, health, safety & dignity of all women in Indiana. Free pizza. All are welcome. RSVP below.


Date: Wednesday, Jan. 24
Start Time: 12 p.m.
Location: Taylor Hall, UC 2110

2. Sophomore Social: Welcome Back BBQ in the Winter

It's cold outside so warm up with some BBQ! Join Sophomore Experience Programs at the official kick-off to the spring semester with food, fun and festivities. All IUPUI sophomores are welcome.


Date: Thursday, Jan. 18
Start Time: 5 p.m.
Location: Campus Center 450

3. Campus shuttles

Campus shuttles are a great way to get around, and there's an easy way to see when the next bus will arrive.


4. MacGuffin Media call-out meeting

Do you like making videos, 3-D animations, music or graphic design? At MacGuffin Media you can do all of this and more! Work with a group to create an awesome media project that will impress your friends, family and, if you are a media student, future employers. Email if you have any questions.


Date: Wednesday, Jan. 24
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Campus Center 308

5. 2018 Food Waste and Hunger Summit

The Campus Kitchens Project (CKP) 2018 Food Waste and Hunger Summit brings together students, young professionals and field experts from across the country to discuss complex issues related to hunger and food waste and exchange best practices in the movement toward a waste- and hunger-free world. Faculty, staff, students and the public are invited to share in real-time relevant discussions about food insecurity, sustainability, public health and social justice.


From: Saturday, Mar. 24 to Sunday, Mar. 25
Start Time: 8 a.m.
Location: Hine Hall and Tower Ballroom

6. Marketing Club invites you to brunch

Are you interested in pursuing a career in marketing, journalism, graphic design or business? Do you want to learn more about working in a close-knit, creative community right here in Indianapolis? Marketing Club is hosting a panel of professionals from three Indianapolis marketing agencies. The professionals will talk about how they began their careers in marketing, opportunities they would suggest to students who hope to pursue a career in marketing and much more.

Date: Friday, Jan. 26
Start Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: Campus Center 310

7. Graduate School information session

The IUPUI Graduate Office is hosting a one-hour Getting into Graduate School information session for anyone interested in knowing more about making the decision to go to graduate school and what is involved with the graduate school application. The session will not address any specific program but rather provide a general overview. Registration is required, and space is limited. Bottled water and chips will be available.


Date: Thursday, Jan. 25
Start Time: 4 p.m.
Location: University Library, Room 1126

8. NIFS Launch for Clean Water

Help us raise money for clean water, and enjoy some great workouts!

Join us for NIFS Launch for Clean Water Jan. 21, and help us raise $350 for charity.

Classes are as follows:
- 11 a.m.-noon - BODYPUMP
- 11:15 a.m.-noon - TRX
- Noon-12:30 p.m. - CxWORX
- 12:30-1:30 p.m. - BODYJAM
- 1:30-2:30 p.m. - BODYPUMP
- 2:30-3:30 p.m. - BODYCOMBAT
- 3:30-4:30 p.m. - Step III
- 4:30-5 p.m. - Extreme Core

Donate $5 today and be registered for the full day of launch classes!


Date: Sunday, Jan. 21
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: NIFS

9. Alpha Omega Alpha Visiting Professorship Lecture: 'What Mark Twain Would Tell Us about Medicine, if He Were with Us Today'

Alpha Omega Alpha Visiting Professorship Lecture will take place from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 16, in the Riley Outpatient Center auditorium. Dr. K. Patrick Ober, professor of endocrinology and metabolism at Wake Forest School of Medicine, will speak. His lecture is titled, "What Mark Twain Would Tell Us about Medicine, if He Were with Us Today." Dr. Ober is an internationally recognized Mark Twain scholar and has been called one of the "Best Doctors in America."

Date: Friday, Feb. 16
Start Time: 12 p.m.
Location: Riley Outpatient Center auditorium

10. Eating Disorder Recovery Support

Have you struggled with issues related to food or body image? Eating Disorder Recovery Peer Support Meetings offer a safe, supportive environment for members of the IUPUI community of all shapes and sizes. You are encouraged to participate in open discussions and provide support to others without "numbers talk" related to weight or calories. Join us for these nonclinical, student-led meetings to continue your path to recovery. Weekly meetings start Jan. 25, coordinated by HWP.

Date: Thursday, Jan. 25
Start Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Campus Center 274

11. Sam H. Jones Scholarship applications open

Join the Sam H. Jones Service Scholar family!

Have experience working in the community? Need assistance paying for school while doing what you love? By serving as a Sam H. Jones Scholar, you can make a positive impact on campus and in the community, gain invaluable leadership skills and help pay for college.


Date: Thursday, Feb. 1

12. Become a mentor to a Little Buddy

College Mentors for Kids at IUPUI brings students in third through sixth grade from Washington Irving School #14 and Global Prep at Riverside #44 to the IUPUI campus. Mentors are paired with a "Little Buddy" and engage in activities around community service, higher education, culture and diversity. If you can meet every week between 3:30 and 5:30 p.m. on Mondays or 4:15 and 6:15 on Tuesdays, come join us! Visit the link below to apply. Questions? Contact


13. Save the date: Indianapolis Sustainability Summit March 28

Join the IUPUI Office of Sustainability and City of Indianapolis Office of Sustainability for the inaugural Indianapolis Sustainability Summit: Community and Collaboration, hosted at the Campus Center from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 28.

Undergraduate and graduate students are invited to apply for a poster presentation of their sustainability research or projects. Posters will be displayed and presented at the summit. Applications due by Feb. 19 via the link below.


Date: Monday, Feb. 19
Location: Campus Center

14. Submit your abstract for IUPUI Student Research Day

Any student conducting independent, faculty-mentored research is cordially invited to submit an abstract and/or to register for IUPUI Student Research Day, which will take place Friday, April 6, in both University Tower and Hine Hall. Submit your abstract by 11:59 p.m. Thursday, March 15. This symposium showcases the breadth and depth of student research and creative activity across campus. Please see the website below for more information.


Date: Thursday, Mar. 15

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