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Campus Life

1. The Moving Company at IUPUI Call Outs!

2. First Fresh Produce Market of the Semester!

3. Accounting/Finance Meet the Recruiter

4. American Lung Association: Lung Force Walk

5. Volunteer for the 2015 Regatta!

6. Center for Young Children Enrolling for STEM Classroom

7. IUPUI Imaging Research Symposium – Cardiovascular Imaging

8. Thinking about grad school?

9. Jagtag Now Selling Tickets To Irish Fest - Sept. 18 to 20

10. Jagtag Now Selling Tickets to Indy Jazz Fest!

11. Jagtag now selling tickets to Indiana Performing Arts Theatre shows

12. Showing of 'The Anonymous People'

13. Off-Campus Housing Safety Orientation

14. Performing Arts at IUPUI Fall Callout!

15. IUPUI Shuttle Information

16. Capital Warrior Ten-Miler (and 10K, 5K, 2.5K Youth Race)

17. IUPUI Special Collections and Archives Photo Caption Contest for September

18. Gateway to Graduation Fall Retreat

19. Project Leadership: Presenters Call

20. Bike theft on campus


21. JagFit! Program

22. Lifesaver Mental Health Series

23. 'Just one thing'

24. Flu shots are here!


25. International programming grant for student groups


26. Jags Volleyball opens versus Ball State

27. IUPUI cross country to run lone home meet of the 2015 season

28. Men's soccer to host Alumni Day on Sept. 6

1. The Moving Company at IUPUI Call Outs!

?The Moving Company at IUPUI, a student-run dance company, will have call out meetings on Sept. 2nd and 3rd from 7 to 9:30 p.m. in the Group Practice Room of the Campus Center. The Moving Company is open to any IUPUI student who has a passion for dance, regardless of ability. Please join us to see what we're all about!
Location: Campus Center Group Practice Room

2. First Fresh Produce Market of the Semester!

The first IUPUI Fresh Produce Market of the Fall semester will be held on Sept. 3, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Campus Center first floor food court. Stop by for tons of fresh local produce, including items from IUPUI's very own campus garden! Try chef's meal of the day, learn about sustainability programs on campus, and get information on healthy eating options.


Date: Thursday, Sep. 3
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Campus Center, 1st Floor Food Court

3. Accounting/Finance Meet the Recruiter

The Accounting & Finance Meet the Recruiter is a great opportunity to network with companies seeking interns & full-time hires from Kelley Indianapolis. Each year employers contact Kelley Indianapolis Career Services to specifically request interviews with students that they meet at this event.

All Accounting/Finance students should attend. Be certain to dress professionally and bring copies of your resume.

Click on link to event to see list of 50 employers attending


Date: Monday, Sep. 14
Start Time: 3 p.m.
Location: IUPUI Campus Center, 4th Floor

4. American Lung Association: Lung Force Walk

We are a force to be reckoned with. Only A Force of Many Can Stand Up To:

the frightening rise of lung cancer in women
the deadly disease that is COPD
the daily challenges that asthma sufferers face
pollution that threatens our lungs and our lives

With your participation and help, our LUNG FORCE Walk will make a difference in lives that desperately need it. Register today, because now is the time to raise our voices against lung cancer -- and for lung health.


Date: Sunday, Sep. 13
Start Time: 2 p.m.
Location: Celebration Plaza (801 W. Washington St, Indianapolis)

5. Volunteer for the 2015 Regatta!

The Regatta Steering Committee needs your help to make the event possible! Please join us Friday night for set up or Saturday for the event itself. Bring your friends, enjoy the Regatta, and get a free t-shirt and food for helping out.

If you need hours for your scholarship, we’d also be happy to sign your confirmations to verify your help at the Regatta.


Date: Saturday, Sep. 19
Location: Indianapolis Downtown Canal

6. Center for Young Children Enrolling for STEM Classroom

The Center for Young Children (CYC) is now offering a valuable and unique STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) classroom learning experience that nurtures children's inquisitive nature. The STEM curriculum is designed to engage children in a fun and exciting learning method, the scientific inquiry method, so children can observe, examine, question and analyze the world applying STEM concepts. Contact CYC Director, David Sandrick, at for enrollment information.


7. IUPUI Imaging Research Symposium – Cardiovascular Imaging

The objective of the IUPUI Imaging Research Symposium is to bring together investigators from diverse scientific disciplines with image technology experts to explore potential collaborative research opportunities. This year’s event will focus on cardiovascular imaging and will include presentations by several active investigators. In addition, a poster session will provide the opportunity for attendees to interact with investigators involved in cardiovascular imaging-related research.


Date: Friday, Oct. 16
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: IUPUI University Library, Lilly Auditorium

8. Thinking about grad school?

If you are considering graduate school, come to the Graduate Expo at IUPUI on Thursday, Sept. 24th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Campus Center. This is a drop-in education fair that showcases over 20 graduate and professional programs at IUPUI and 40+ other universities. There will also be free breakout sessions on GRE Test Preparation, Funding Graduate School and Using LinkedIn.


Date: Thursday, Sep. 24
Start Time: 10 a.m.
Location: IUPUI Campus Center, 4th Floor

9. Jagtag Now Selling Tickets To Irish Fest - Sept. 18 to 20

The Jagtag Office is now selling tickets to the 20th Annual Indy Irish Fest taking place Sept. 18 to 20 in downtown Indy at Military Park! Enjoy a full weekend of Irish food, music and entertainment, an Irish market, KidZone, Irish sports, a Kilted Mile, and more! Ticket are only $10 ($15 at the gate) in the Jagtag Office and all forms of payment are accepted including cash, debit/credit and Jagtag!


10. Jagtag Now Selling Tickets to Indy Jazz Fest!

The Jagtag Office is excited to announce that it is now selling tickets to three major Jazz Fest concerts that are taking place at the Madame Walker Theatre! Students and staff can get tickets for only $25 at the Jagtag Office to see Take 6 on Sat. Sept. 12 at 8 p.m., Diane Reeves on Sept. 15 at 8 p.m. and Jonathan Butler on Sept. 18 at 8 p.m. The Jagtag Office accepts all forms of payment including, cash, debit/credit and Jagtag!


11. Jagtag now selling tickets to Indiana Performing Arts Theatre shows

The Jagag Office has teamed up with the Indiana Performing Arts Theatre to sell tickets to their upcoming shows taking place downtown at the Athenaeum Theatre. Tickets to "The Broadway Rat Pack" taking place Saturday, Sept. 12 at 7:30 p.m. are only $15 when purchased at the Jagtag Office! Tickets for "Little Shop of Horrors" taking place in October will be available soon for only $15! The Jagtag Office accepts all forms of payment including cash, debit/credit and Jagtag!


12. Showing of 'The Anonymous People'

As part of the HWP Film Series, the Office of Health and Wellness Promotion is showing "The Anonymous People" on Tuesday, Sept. 8 beginning at 4:30 p.m. in the Campus Center Theater, with a panel discussion following the movie. The feature documentary film is about the more than 23 million Americans living in long-term recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs. Across U.S. college campuses, there are young adults seeking support for their recovery from alcohol and drug addiction.


Date: Tuesday, Sep. 8
Start Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: Campus Center Theater

13. Off-Campus Housing Safety Orientation

Are you living off-campus in a house or an apartment?

Presented by IMPD (Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department), this orientation session for students living off-campus helps to ensure a successful transition to new living arrangements by covering essential safety information, policies, and practices.

Join us on Wednesday, Sept. 9, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Campus Center, Room 450. Prizes and other giveaways will be available!


Date: Wednesday, Sep. 9
Start Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Campus Center, room 450

14. Performing Arts at IUPUI Fall Callout!

Do you love theatre? Dance? Film? Comedy? Opera? Writing? Performing Arts at IUPUI does it all!
We have a stand-up comedy group, we participated in the 48 Hour Film Project and we are hosting a student playwriting contest this semester.

If your passion is with the performing arts then come and check us out at our Fall Callout Meeting!

For more info, email us at

or, check out our facebook page: Performing Arts at IUPUI


Date: Friday, Sep. 18
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Cavanaugh Hall Rm 003 (basement theatre)

15. IUPUI Shuttle Information

For a real-time look at where all campus shuttles and a link to download the shuttle tracking app please click link.


16. Capital Warrior Ten-Miler (and 10K, 5K, 2.5K Youth Race)

On Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015, AUSA, the IUPUI Capital Warrior Battalion ROTC and Heartland Endurance Sports have joined forces, creating a 10 mile race benefiting the IUPUI Capital Warrior Battalion. Come join us on for a chip-timed, 10 mile run in downtown Indianapolis.

Run in conjunction with the AUSA Army 10 Miler in Washington, D.C., the race will start and finish at IUPUI Carroll Stadium.

The Capital Warrior Ten-Miler will feature $800 in cash awards for the 10 mile distance.


Date: Sunday, Oct. 11
Start Time: 8 a.m.
Location: IUPUI Carroll Stadium

17. IUPUI Special Collections and Archives Photo Caption Contest for September

Submit your captions to a vintage IUPUI photo and you may win our Fabulous Prize.

We congratulate Jim Oppold for his winning caption for the August contest: "Don’t get too close, guys. Look what that thing did to my sideburns." He wins our Fabulous Prize!

Don't delay. Enter now!


18. Gateway to Graduation Fall Retreat

The Gateway to Graduation program will be hosting their annual fall retreat, “Gateway Faculty: Happy Campers.” Christy Price, professor of psychology at Dalton State College will be speaking on “EPIC FAIL! If We’re Teaching, Why Aren’t They Learning?” Gateway faculty Debbie Herald and Mike Polites will have sessions as well. All IUPUI faculty and advisors are welcome free of charge. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Please register!


Date: Friday, Sep. 18
Start Time: 9 a.m.
Location: NCAA Hall of Champions

19. Project Leadership: Presenters Call

Project Leadership is a one-day free conference for student leaders. We offer free workshops that focus on individual and organizational growth.

If you are interested in presenting a workshop at Project Leadership, we are currently accepting proposals. We have extended our deadline to Sunday, Sept. 13 at 11:59 p.m.

If you have any questions please feel free to email us at or call the Office of Student Involvement.


Date: Saturday, Sep. 26
Start Time: 9:30 a.m.
Location: Campus Center

20. Bike theft on campus

Bicycle thefts are already on the increase this year, so IUPUI Police is again offering safety tips to prevent you from becoming a victim of bicycle theft.


21. JagFit! Program

Are you looking to get fit, have fun, and make new friends? Well, now is your opportunity to join JagFit! – It is an incentive based fitness and nutrition program free for students. Earn points for various activities including being physically active, attending workshops, and gaining a little knowledge. A goal of the program is to promote making healthier life choices. Joining is easy and all online. For more information, contact the Office of Health and Wellness Promotion at 317-274-WELL.


22. Lifesaver Mental Health Series

The Lifesaver Series focuses on mental health promotion and suicide prevention. The series include four workshops covering an overview of mental health, illnesses and symptoms, ways to reduce stigma, how to help oneself or a friend with mental illness, understanding the importance of resilience, and the opportunity to receive nationally certified QPR Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training. All workshops are co-facilitated by a professional staff member of CAPS. Sign up today- starts mid-Sept.


From: Tuesday, Sep. 15 to Tuesday, Nov. 10
Start Time: 4 p.m.
Location: Campus Center

23. 'Just one thing'

Take the Just One Thing Challenge for heart health. Our message is simple: Choose “just one thing” to do to improve your heart health and do that one thing from now until World Heart Day on Sept. 29. Once your one thing becomes a habit, add one more thing.


24. Flu shots are here!

Campus Health is again offering free flu vaccine shots for all IUPUI faculty, staff and students at various sites around campus.


25. International programming grant for student groups

Let the Office of International Affairs help you in having a successful event!

IUPUI student organizations can apply for up to $500 from the International Programming Grant to enhance international events on campus. We offer funding for events that:

-Promote international understanding or enhance knowledge of an international issue or culture;
-Facilitate bringing two or more cultures together; or
-Enhance participation in IUPUI's annual International Festival.

Deadline: Sept 11, 2015


26. Jags Volleyball opens versus Ball State

Three time defending champion IUPUI Volleyball opens their home schedule tonight versus Ball State at 7 p.m. in The Jungle. Student tickets are free with JagTag and free tshirts will be distributed to students while supplies last (first 100). Come out and support the Jags as they host the in-state Cardinals.


Date: Wednesday, Sep. 2
Start Time: 7 p.m.
Location: The Jungle inside IUPUI Natatorium

27. IUPUI cross country to run lone home meet of the 2015 season

The IUPUI men's and women's cross country teams will run their lone home meet of the 2015 season on Saturday, Sept. 5 as the Jaguars compete in the Butler Opener at Northview Church in Carmel. The women's 5K race will start at 9:45 a.m., followed by the men's 6K race at 10:15. Admission is free and open to the public.

Head Coach Chuck Koeppen's men's team is currently ranked ninth in the Great Lakes Region and coming off the program's first-ever Summit League title.


Date: Saturday, Sep. 5
Start Time: 9:45 a.m.
Location: Northview Church (Carmel, Ind.)

28. Men's soccer to host Alumni Day on Sept. 6

The IUPUI men's soccer program will be hosting an Alumni Day on Sunday, Sept. 6 in an effort to reconnect former players to the current program.

A tentative schedule is as follows:

10 a.m. - Kids Clinic and Alumni Game
11:15 a.m. - Facility tour with Coach Jacob
Noon - Alumni Cookout at Carroll Stadium
1 p.m. - Men's Soccer match vs. W. Michigan
3:30 p.m. - Postgame get-together at the downtown BW3's

Those interested are asked to email Phil Knipscheer at


Date: Sunday, Sep. 6
Start Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Michael A. Carroll Stadium

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