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Campus Life

1. IU Day is one month away

2. Traffic alert: Final exam impact

3. SIGGRAPH IUPUI: David Andrade,director and co-founder of Theory Studios

4. Reserve your free seats for JagVoices

5. Technology in Medicine: Dr. Brandon Brown

6. PASS Program: Find the concept or clue ... click and move!

7. Holi 2017: Rang De Holi

8. Anesthesia residency Q&A

9. Save the date: 20th anniversary celebration

10. Yoga workshop: Therapeutic value of yoga

11. Join the University Library Campus Book Club

12. Parking at Sports Garage

13. Spanish Club movie: 'Pan's Labyrinth'

14. Get tips on applying to grad school

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

16. 'Painful Hope: A Palestinian Activist and an Israeli Settler Rabbi Talk Peace'

17. Faculty and Staff $5 Lunch Special

18. We want to hear from you

19. Drag Show

20. RPM®/Cycle is the NIFS class of the month

21. OrthoSig suture clinic

22. SAPB Films: 'La La Land'

23. Laugh Out Loud with Eric O'Shea

Health

24. Free screenings for oral, head and neck cancers

Arts and Humanities

25. Circle City Bhangra competition

26. JagVoices

International

27. Spring Coffee Hour

28. Kakehashi delegation visit

Athletics

29. IUPUI gears up for Indy Eleven's fourth season


1. IU Day is one month away

Mark your calendar! The second annual IU Day -- a worldwide, 24-hour celebration of all things IU -- is coming Wednesday, April 19. You can join the celebration from anywhere. Wear your IUPUI gear, share your IUPUI spirit with #IUday, and enjoy exclusive videos, trivia and more online. And if you’re on campus, join your fellow Jags for a special IU Day scavenger hunt. Prizes and swag will be up for the taking!

Link: https://iuday.iu.edu/

Date: Wednesday, Apr. 19
Start Time: 12 a.m.
Location: Everywhere!


2. Traffic alert: Final exam impact

Students and faculty should be aware that there will be significant traffic and parking impact during finals on the following dates:

Finals on the evening of Friday, April 28, and during the day on Saturday, April 29, will be impacted by the Race for the Cure.

Finals held during the day on Saturday, May 6, will be impacted by the Mini Marathon.

The Blackford Street garage will be reserved for (ST) permit holders on both Saturdays.

Please plan accordingly and arrive early.


3. SIGGRAPH IUPUI: David Andrade,director and co-founder of Theory Studios

Join SIGGRAPH IUPUI on March 23rd in IT 152 for a guest lecture with David Andrade, the director and co-founder of Theory Studios.

This event/program has been paid for in part or full by a Student Organization Grant and is open to the entire IUPUI community on a first-come, first-served basis.

Date: Thursday, Mar. 23
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: IT 152


4. Reserve your free seats for JagVoices

JagVoices is a completely student-led production of five one-act plays. Scripts were submitted in the fall, students auditioned and signed up to direct, and now we are ready to perform! It is time for you to join us in our biggest event of the year. Reserve your spot at the link below. Bring your friends and family for a fun night of free entertainment! Attendees ages 13+ are welcome.

For more information, contact macballa@umail.iu.edu.

Link: https://tinyurl.com/2017JagVoices

From: Friday, Mar. 24 to Saturday, Mar. 25
Start Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: CA 003 (Basement theater in Cavanaugh Hall)


5. Technology in Medicine: Dr. Brandon Brown

The Technology in Medicine SIG will be hosting Dr. Brandon Brown, a pediatric radiologist at Riley Hospital. He will be broadly speaking about his work, including fetal and perinatal imaging.

This event/program has been paid for in part or full by a Student Organization Grant and is open to the entire IUPUI community on a first-come, first-served basis.

Date: Thursday, Mar. 23
Start Time: 12 p.m.
Location: MS B14


6. PASS Program: Find the concept or clue ... click and move!

Looking to learn a few new test-taking strategies to master STEP 1 or STEP 2? Well look no further! IU School of Medicine's chapter of the Student National Medical Association is hosting a lunch talk given by the PASS Program. Don't know who they are? Check out their website below and attend our lunch talk.

This event/program has been paid for in part or full by a Student Organization Grant and is open to the entire IUPUI community on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Link: https://pass-program.com/

Date: Friday, Mar. 24
Start Time: 12 p.m.
Location: Walther Hall C203


7. Holi 2017: Rang De Holi

Holi is a festival of colors or the festival of sharing love. Holi teaches you to treat everyone equally regardless of gender, social and economic differences. Come take part in a love-filled celebration of festival of colors.

Date: Sunday, Mar. 26
Start Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: Campus Center 002


8. Anesthesia residency Q&A

Our meeting will host three anesthesiologists in different points of their careers, including an anesthesia resident, a new attending and a residency director. This meeting will focus on educating medical and undergraduate students on a day in the life of an anesthesia resident. It would be very beneficial for first- and second-year medical students and undergrads interested in medical school to attend this meeting.

Link: https://theden.iupui.edu/organization/ASIG

Date: Monday, Mar. 27
Start Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Medical Sciences Building, Room 326


9. Save the date: 20th anniversary celebration

On Tuesday, April 11, the campus and community will gather to celebrate 20 years of advocacy and support for gender equity on our campus and in our community by the IUPUI Office for Women. A gala luncheon in the Campus Center is planned with featured speaker, Stephanie Mathews O’Keefe, the chief executive officer of the International Women’s Forum and the Leadership Foundation. Full details are available at the Office for Women website. A limited number of free seats are available for students.

Link: http://ofw.iupui.edu

Date: Tuesday, Apr. 11
Start Time: 11:30 a.m.
Location: Campus Center 450


10. Yoga workshop: Therapeutic value of yoga

The Integrative Medicine SIG is hosting a three-hour yoga workshop where you will learn about the therapeutic benefits of yoga and what recent evidence-based research reveals about yoga. Bring a yoga mat, and water will be provided. The workshop is free for the first 20 students who sign up at the link. Additional spots are available for $25.

This event has been paid for in part by a Student Organization Grant and is open to the entire IUPIU community on a first-come, first-served basis.

Link: http://goo.gl/forms/f9oe1K5EkylmUOBy2

Date: Friday, Mar. 24
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Nourish Wellness Center, 826 W. 64th Street


11. Join the University Library Campus Book Club

The next University Library Book Club will meet on Friday, April 28, from noon to 1:30 p.m. in University Library Room 2115E. We will discuss "The Handmaid's Tale" by Margaret Atwood. Lunch is included. Send your RSVP to Anna Proctor at aproctor@iupui.edu. See the book club website for more details!

Link: http://iupui.campusguides.com/bookclub

Date: Friday, Apr. 28
Start Time: 12 p.m.
Location: UL 2115E


12. Parking at Sports Garage

The NCAA Men's Swimming and Diving Championships will take place from Wednesday, March 22, through Saturday, March 25, at the IU Natatorium.

This is a large event and may cause some extra traffic around the Sports Garage, so please allow yourself extra time if you normally park in that garage.

For more information on the event, please click below.

Link: https://parking.iupui.edu/pages/events/upcoming.asp

From: Wednesday, Mar. 22 to Saturday, Mar. 25


13. Spanish Club movie: 'Pan's Labyrinth'

The Spanish Club hosts a movie every month, and this month it will be playing "Pan's Labyrinth," a Spanish fantasy movie that is based in Spain during the end of World War II. The movie will be in Spanish with English subtitles. There will be free popcorn and sodas. Feel free to stop by between classes. Even if you can't stay, it will be a nice break from studying.

Date: Thursday, Mar. 23
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Spanish Resource Center, CA 205


14. Get tips on applying to grad school

If you’re thinking about applying to graduate school, your first step is to attend "Accelerate Acceptance: The Secrets to Graduate Admissions Speed Sessions," where admissions experts offer tips related to graduate school and graduate school applications. Topics include personal statements, letters of recommendation, GRE test prep, the application timeline, the differences between undergrad and grad school, and funding graduate school. Light refreshments provided. Register at the link below.

Link: http://graduate.iupui.edu/survey/speed-session.shtml

Date: Tuesday, Apr. 4
Start Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: Campus Center


15. 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


16. 'Painful Hope: A Palestinian Activist and an Israeli Settler Rabbi Talk Peace'

Join us for "Painful Hope: A Palestinian Activist and an Israeli Settler Rabbi Talk Peace," a hopeful message and dialogue of constructive peace-building brought to campus through the Roots Initiative.

Date: Tuesday, Apr. 4
Start Time: 1:30 p.m.
Location: Campus Center Theater


17. Faculty and Staff $5 Lunch Special

Don't miss out this Friday, March 24, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tower Dining will be featuring the Faculty and Staff $5 Lunch Special.

Date: Friday, Mar. 24
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: University Tower Dining


18. We want to hear from you

Now is your chance to give IUPUI Dining Services your feedback. Go to the link below to fill our a short survey and receive a coupon for a small fountain drink or small coffee at participating locations!

Link: https://www.bvfpulse.com/prod/pulse.site/t/ENYK


19. Drag Show

The annual Housing and Residence Life Drag Show will be happening Thursday, March 30, at 7:30 p.m. at the Tower Landing. It is a free show. All tips given to performers will be donated to the Indiana Youth Group. There will be free food and entertainment. We look forward to seeing you there!

Date: Thursday, Mar. 30
Start Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Tower Landing


20. RPM®/Cycle is the NIFS class of the month

Ride it like you stole it! Take on the terrain with hills, flats, mountain peaks and time trials with this ultimate interval-training cycling class. Driven by powerful music, you’ll discover your athlete within and reach new heights!

Link: http://www.nifs.org/fitness-center/group-fitness
Location: NIFS


21. OrthoSig suture clinic

Greetings all! Interested in the health care profession or looking to gain some clinically applicable skills? Come out to the OrthoSig's suture clinic this Wednesday in Daly B13 for a free workshop in suturing. This event will be led by orthopedic staff who will guide students through the best and most efficient way to apply sutures. This event is open to students of all backgrounds and experiences. From first timers to experienced veterans, Orthosig welcomes anyone looking for extra practice.

Date: Wednesday, Mar. 22
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Daly B13


22. SAPB Films: 'La La Land'

SAPB is back from spring break and bringing you Academy Award Best Picture nominee, "La La Land." Come see the movie that almost won the Oscar on Saturday, March 25, at 5 and 7 p.m.

Admission and popcorn are free with your Jagtag ID. Non-IUPUI guests are welcome as long as someone in your party has a Jagtag.

Date: Saturday, Mar. 25
Start Time: 5 p.m.
Location: Campus Center


23. Laugh Out Loud with Eric O'Shea

Eric O' Shea is one of the top touring comedians across colleges and universities. Best known for his Elmo impersonations and "Songs for Commercials," O'Shea has been nominated seven times for Campus Activities Magazine Performer of the Year. He has been featured on ABC, NBC and at the Creative Emmy Awards.

This high-energy show, presented by SAPB, is free with your Jagtag. Guests are welcome as long as a member of your party has their Jagtag.

Date: Tuesday, Mar. 28
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Campus Center Theater


24. Free screenings for oral, head and neck cancers

Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week begins April 2. Come to IU Health University Hospital at 550 University Boulevard, Suite 3170, for free oral, head and neck cancer screenings. Screenings will take place from 1 to 5 p.m.

Link: http://www.headandneck.org

Date: Wednesday, Apr. 5
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: IU Health University Hospital 550 University Blvd, Suite 3170


25. Circle City Bhangra competition

Join IUPUI SAYA in bringing the largest dance competition, called Circle City Bhangra, to Indianapolis. Eight teams from across North America will battle for first and second place. Tickets are now available at the link below.

Link: http://www.circlecitybhangra.com

Date: Saturday, Apr. 8
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Caleb Mills Auditorium (Shortridge High School)


26. JagVoices

JagVoices is an event that takes place annually, presented by Performing Arts at IUPUI and showcasing the works by talented IUPUI students. Each of the five 10-minute plays are written, directed and performed by members of the undergraduate student community. Even an art exhibit of Herron students' work will be featured outside of the theater!

You can get your free tickets by following the link below. Seating is first-come, first-served, so make sure you arrive early.

Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/jagvoices-2017-tickets-32530388267

From: Friday, Mar. 24 to Saturday, Mar. 25
Start Time: 7 p.m.
Location: CA 003 (Basement theater in Cavanaugh Hall)


27. Spring Coffee Hour

Come join us for the International Peer Mentoring Program's Spring Coffee Hour on Friday, March 31, from 2:30 to 4 p.m. We will have fun games and refreshments.

We hope to see you there!

Date: Friday, Mar. 31
Start Time: 2:30 p.m.
Location: UC104


28. Kakehashi delegation visit

A Kakehashi delegation from Japan will be visiting IUPUI to share their culture and art on Monday, March 27, from 2 to 5 p.m. Come join us to learn about Japanese culture and meet students visiting from Japan. There will be presentations and a social time. We hope to see you there.

Date: Monday, Mar. 27
Start Time: 2 p.m.
Location: UC104


29. IUPUI gears up for Indy Eleven's fourth season

Indiana's team is back and ready to roll for its fourth season at Michael A. Carroll Stadium on the campus of Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. The IUPUI Jaguars will welcome the Indy Eleven back for its first home game of the season on Saturday, April 1, at 3 p.m. as it faces Puerto Rico FC. The regular season begins March 25 in San Francisco.

Link: http://inside.iupui.edu/headlines/2017-03-21-indy-eleven.shtml
Location: Michael A. Carroll Stadium


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