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Campus Life

1. Coffee with a cop

2. Campus Center Thanksgiving weekend hours

3. No JagNews over Thanksgiving break

4. IUPUI Day of Remembrance

5. "The Criminalization of HIV"

6. Annual fall concert by orchestra at IUSM

7. JagStart information sessions

8. Spend your 2016 Summer at Camp Brosius

9. Student and Mentor Undergraduate Research awards

10. Spring callout

11. Jag Jam

12. Skybridge upgrades underway

13. Jam the Pantry Food Drive

14. World AIDS day

15. Student employee of the month

16. IUPUI Campus Health Thanksgiving closure

17. Give a helping hand to Riley

18. Homecoming court applications

19. Project WILD

Academics and Lectures

20. Medical education


21. Integrative Medicine and CITYOGA

22. Stay fit and active


23. Multicultural friendship feast

24. Japan Culture Hour


25. Research and clinical trials

1. Coffee with a cop

Join IUPD Officers for free coffee and conversation. Come to the Starbucks in the Campus Center Tuesday, Dec. 8, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. No agenda or speeches just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns and get to know you campus police officers.

Date: Tuesday, Dec. 8
Start Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Starbucks in the Campus Center

2. Campus Center Thanksgiving weekend hours

The Campus Center hours over the Thanksgiving weekend will be as follows:

Wednesday, Nov. 25
Closing early at 5 p.m.

Closed Thursday through Sunday, Nov. 26 to 29

The Campus Center will resume normal hours on Monday, Nov. 30.


3. No JagNews over Thanksgiving break

JagNews will not publish on Nov. 25. The next publication date will be Dec. 2.

4. IUPUI Day of Remembrance

Day of Remembrance
Monday, Dec. 7
Campus Center, Room 305
11:00 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Please join us for the Dec. 7, IUPUI Day of Remembrance. This is a time for the entire IUPUI family to come together and remember students, faculty, staff and alumni who have passed away. It is a modest yet very important statement to all that everyone in the IUPUI family matters. During the ceremony, those who wish to do so will be invited to share a memory of those being honored.

Date: Monday, Dec. 7
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: CE 305

5. "The Criminalization of HIV"

Join long-time activist, founder of POZ Magazine, author of "Body Counts" and Executive Director of The Sero Project for a discussion about how HIV specific laws hurt public health. This discussion will take place on Dec. 3, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Campus Center, Room 450C

Book signing immediately following.


6. Annual fall concert by orchestra at IUSM

Concert will be from 2 to 4 p.m. on Nov. 22, at Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center.

Directed by: David Schurger
Performing: Nabucco Overture by Giuseppe Verdi, Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 36 by Ludwig van Beethoven and Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18 by Sergei Rachmaninoff (featuring soloist Woody Han, MS IV).

Free to all attendees. Short reception with refreshments directly following the concert.

Date: Sunday, Nov. 22
Start Time: 2 p.m.
Location: Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center

7. JagStart information sessions

IUPUI's student idea pitch competition will be held in March of next year. This is your chance to pitch your product idea, business venture or solution to a social problem to a panel of judges. You have a chance at one of four monetary prizes and/or the resources to make this idea a reality. Attend an information session Dec. 1 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. or 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in University Library to find out how you can submit your idea into the competition and ask any questions you may have.

Location: University Library - UL 1126

8. Spend your 2016 Summer at Camp Brosius

Want to add an exciting and unique experience to your resume? Do you like a family-friendly work environment that's located on beautiful Elkhart Lake, WI?

IU's family camp, Camp Brosius, may be the place for you this summer. Camp Brosius is looking for summer camp counselors, lifeguards, office personnel, housekeepers and a facility coordinator. The position starts May 29 and goes through Aug. 7. It's 40 hours a week at $9/hour, plus room and board.

Apply today.


From: Sunday, May. 29 to Sunday, Aug. 7
Location: Camp Brosius Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin

9. Student and Mentor Undergraduate Research awards

The IUPUI Center for Research and Learning annually honors outstanding undergraduate student research and mentoring with several prestigious awards each in the amount of $1,000. Mentors, please consider nominating one or more of your students. Students, if you had an outstanding research experience please nominate your mentor. Guidelines are posted on the CRL website. These awards will be conferred during a special invitation-only luncheon at the University Club in Feb. The deadline is Dec. 11.


10. Spring callout

Are you looking to get involved on campus? Spring Callout is the number one way for you to find opportunities to get involved in the spring semester. Join us on Jan. 13 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the first floor and TV lounge of the Campus Center to find about clubs, organizations and events happening at IUPUI.


Date: Wednesday, Jan. 13
Start Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Campus Center, First Floor and TV Lounge

11. Jag Jam

Have a talent you want to share? Looking for the right time to do so? Look no further. Jag Jam is the place for you.

Jag Jam is IUPUI's Homecoming Talent Show and will take place on Saturday, Jan. 30. If you would like to showcase your talent at this year's Homecoming, then come down to Campus Center, Room 031 on Dec. 3, anytime from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. This is an open audition so sign up is not required.

Date: Thursday, Dec. 3
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Campus Center 031

12. Skybridge upgrades underway

Between now and the end of Dec., crews will be upgrading three skybridges on campus. The bridges will remain open while work is underway. Click for more into


13. Jam the Pantry Food Drive

Jam the Pantry, the campus wide holiday food drive, is this Thursday, Nov. 19 from 9 a.m. to noon. Please stop by Barnes and Noble during that time to drop off holiday themed food items. Paw’s Pantry goal for this year is to collect enough food to make 100 “Thanksgiving baskets” that include all the necessities for a Thanksgiving meal. Only through donations from the IUPUI community will this goal be possible.


Date: Thursday, Nov. 19
Start Time: 9 a.m.
Location: Barnes and Noble @ IUPUI

14. World AIDS day

The Pocket Square Project will host Celebration in Red from 6 to 10 p.m. on Dec. 1 at the Biltwell Event Center in Indianapolis. The event will take place as part of World AIDS Day, which unites the global community in the fight against HIV each year.

Join us for live entertainment, a debut of a limited edition of RED fashion accessories (pocket squares, bow ties, jewelry), a silent auction, photo exhibition, food and drinks. Don't forget to buy your ticket and wear red.


Date: Tuesday, Dec. 1
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Biltwell Event Center, 950 S White River Pky West Dr

15. Student employee of the month

The Office of Student Employment is now accepting nominations for IUPUI Student Employee of the Month.

If you have a student employee that’s been performing beyond your expectations this semester, I’d like to encourage you to
nominate them for IUPUI Student Employee of the Month. We are currently accepting nominations for Spring semester.

Nominations accepted until Dec. 14.


From: Monday, Nov. 16 to Monday, Dec. 14
Start Time: 8 a.m.

16. IUPUI Campus Health Thanksgiving closure

Campus Center Student Health will close Tuesday, Nov. 24, at 6 p.m. for Thanksgiving. The clinic at the Campus Center will reopen on Monday Nov. 30, at 8 a.m.

IUPUI Campus Health at Coleman Hall will close Wednesday, Nov. 25, at noon for Thanksgiving. The clinic at Coleman Hall will reopen Monday Nov. 30, at 7:30 a.m.

17. Give a helping hand to Riley

On November 16 through 22 you are invited to bid on canvases that are finger painted by community leaders such as Dean Pasic, as well as local celebrities like former Colt’s running back, Vick Ballard. This auction benefits Jagathon, IUPUI’s Dance Marathon for Riley Hospital for Children. Not a fan of art? No worries. Bid on a canvas to donate to a Riley Kid to brighten up their room.


From: Monday, Nov. 16 to Sunday, Nov. 22
Start Time: 9 a.m.

18. Homecoming court applications

Are you an undergraduate, graduate or professional student interested in receiving recognition for your exemplary leadership abilities? Are you interested in representing your community and IUPUI as a whole? Do you have great pride in calling IUPUI your home? You should consider applying for the 2016 Homecoming Court.
For more information, visit

Applications due Friday, Dec. 4.


From: Tuesday, Nov. 17 to Friday, Dec. 4
Location: The Den

19. Project WILD

Project WILD is one of the most widely-used conservation and environmental education programs among educators of students in kindergarten through high school. Come out and learn about using nature in your curriculum. Attendees get two curriculum books full of lesson plans, activities, extensions and more. Lunch is provided.


Date: Saturday, Nov. 21
Start Time: 9 a.m.
Location: ES 1122

20. Medical education

Please join Ethics SIG for a presentation and discussion lead by Dr. Richard Gunderman entitled "The Moral Education of Physicians: Which Matters More, Curriculum or Educators?"

Date: Thursday, Nov. 19
Start Time: 12 p.m.
Location: MS B14

21. Integrative Medicine and CITYOGA

The Integrative Medicine Student Interest Group and CITYOGA bring you the second free workshop of a three part series. Introduction to Yoga Friday, Nov. 20 from 6 to 9 p.m. at CITYOGA. Free spots are limited. Please RSVP to Attendants of the first workshop will receive first preference to attending the second workshop.

Date: Friday, Nov. 20
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: CITYOGA- 2442 Central Ave Indianapolis, IN

22. Stay fit and active

The weather is turning cold outside but it's always warm at NIFS. Try a group fitness class like BODYPUMP, CYCLE, Zumba or Yoga. Play basketball on our NBA regulation-sized court or hit the cardio machines and weight room for a great workout. Either way, be sure to stay fit and active during the cold months. Student Memberships start at $25 a month with no initiation fee. Try us free for 14-days with no commitment.

Location: NIFS

23. Multicultural friendship feast

Indianapolis has a rich immigrant and refugee population that brings something special to our community.
On Dec. 2, we seek to foster a night of cultural education and community togetherness. The students will be providing a spread of traditional foods and beverages from a variety of different cultures. We will be sharing thoughtful discussions with a panel of residents from various backgrounds.

This event is free of charge
More information available at:


Date: Wednesday, Dec. 2
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Center for Interfaith Cooperation - 1100 W 42nd St. Indianapolis, IN 46208

24. Japan Culture Hour

International Club presents Japan Culture Hour this Friday. Join us to learn about Japanese history, ethnicity, culture, tradition, traditional cuisines and more. Also, come to mingle and meet new friends from all around the world.

We hope to see you all there.


Date: Friday, Nov. 20
Start Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: University Hall (AD) 1006

25. Research and clinical trials

Interested in participating in a clinical trial at IUPUI? Browse a wide selection of trials through the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute clinical research studies site below.


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