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Campus Life

1. Fall Study Abroad Fair

2. PedSIG event

3. The Moving Company Fall call-outs!

4. Jaguars Get Wild at Playfair / JagNation Kickoff

5. Weeks of Welcome: Aug. 23 to Sept. 7

6. Find parking on campus

7. Accounting/Finance Meet the Recruiter Career Fair

8. Regatta Royalty

9. Eighth Annual Indiana Bat Festival coming to IUPUI

Academics and Lectures

10. St. Vincent's General Surgery Residency Program

11. IU McKinney Law event: Anita Hill

12. Grad Expo is coming soon!

13. Associate Faculty Forum - Wed., Sept. 3

14. Getting Started With Canvas for Graduate Students in Instructional Roles

15. Getting Started with Canvas - Online

16. Getting Started with Canvas

17. Conveying Messages with Graphs

Health

18. IU McKinney Law Wellness Week - August 25 to 28

19. IUPUI Student Health

20. NIFS Regatta Bootcamp

Arts and Humanities

21. Herron Saturday School art class tuition discount

Volunteer/Service

22. NOVA Basic Community Crisis Response Training

Research

23. Research and clinical trials


1. Fall Study Abroad Fair

Want to learn more about study abroad? Come to our Fall Study Abroad Fair, part of Weeks of Welcome (WoW)!

Program directors and study abroad staff will be available to speak with you about the hundreds of programs offered through the IU system. Browse for programs that fit your needs and learn more about financial aid and scholarships for study abroad.

Date: Thursday, August 28
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Taylor Hall Courtyard

We hope to see you there!


Link: http://abroad.iupui.edu/


2. PedSIG event

The Pediatrics Student Interest Group from the IU School of Medicine is hosting a student mixer at the Stacked Pickle near campus on Friday, Aug. 22 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Meet medical students interested in pediatrics from all class years and enjoy some free appetizers! E-mail pedsig@iupui.edu with questions.


3. The Moving Company Fall call-outs!

Love to dance?

Join The Moving Company for the 2014 Fall semester!

Call-outs will take place Sept. 3 at 7 p.m. in PE 156 and Sept. 4 at 7 p.m. in the Campus Center. No auditions--everyone is welcome. No dance experience needed. Come ready to dance and have a good time!

Follow us!
Facebook: The Moving Company at IUPUI
Twitter: MOCOatIUPUI
Instagram: MOCODANCETEAM

Link: http://movingco.usg.iupui.edu


4. Jaguars Get Wild at Playfair / JagNation Kickoff

Playfair is totally unlike anything else you have ever experienced. It's entertainment! It's FUN! It's the perfect way to make new campus friendships! Join hundreds of your fellow students in this large, high-energy experience.

Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014
7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in Taylor Courtyard

Link: http://studentaffairs.iupui.edu/health-wellness/jagnation-a-culture-of-care/get-involved/monthly-events.shtml


5. Weeks of Welcome: Aug. 23 to Sept. 7

Weeks of Welcome (WOW) takes place the first two weeks of classes. It is jam packed with a variety of events including resource fairs, the annual ice cream social, JagFest, RecFest, fun, food and games. It is a great way to meet new people and learn about the various campus resources and leadership opportunities available to you. Don't miss out. There's something for everyone! Please refer to the website for the most up-to-date schedule for WOW 2014.

Link: http://wow.iupui.edu


6. Find parking on campus

Did you know Parking & Transportation Services provides updates on available parking on campus at the start of school?

Listen to 1610am when you get to campus or check Twitter (@IUPUIPark) or Facebook (Search IUPUI Parking) for updates during the first two weeks of classes.

Link: http://parking.iupui.edu/


7. Accounting/Finance Meet the Recruiter Career Fair

Sept. 10, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., Campus Center, 4th Floor. The Accounting & Finance Meet the Recruiter is an excellent opportunity to network with companies seeking interns and full-time hires from the Kelley School of Business. Each year employers contact Kelley Indianapolis Career Services to specifically request interviews with students that they meet while attending this event.

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

Link: http://kelley.iupui.edu/cpo/events/accounting-and-finance-meet-recruiter/#students


8. Regatta Royalty

Regatta Royalty will be a Court of Royals composed of 5 men and 5 women who best represent the spirit and mission of the IUPUI Regatta 2014 presented by Herff Jones. The Miss and Mister of the Court will be awarded $1,000! As Regatta Royalty, students will be present at all Regatta Week events, all while raising funds for a worthy cause of their choosing! Interested in becoming a Royal? Apply online at the link below by Sept. 8 to be considered. Follow us @IUPUIRegatta for more info!

Link: http://iupui.edu/regatta


9. Eighth Annual Indiana Bat Festival coming to IUPUI

Featuring live bat demonstrations and hands-on activities for kids, the Eighth Annual Indiana Bat Festival will take place on the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis campus on Sept. 13.

The free, all-day festival will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Lecture Hall on the IUPUI campus. It will take place in conjunction with the School of Science’s Explore Science…of the Earth event. Additional programming will take place from 6 to 10 p.m. at Garfield Park.

Link: http://news.iupui.edu/releases/2014/08/bat-fest.shtml


10. St. Vincent's General Surgery Residency Program

Dr. Paul Nelson, M.D., Program Director of the General Surgery Residency at St. Vincent's, will present his surgical program. This talk will be directed toward medical students, but all are welcome. The informational session will be held in Daly 185 on Wednesday, Aug. 27 at 6 p.m. Pizza will be served. Please RSVP to ssig@iupui.edu.


11. IU McKinney Law event: Anita Hill

Anita Hill: her story and the development of sexual harassment law

Location: Wynne Courtroom, Inlow Hall

This is a free event, but registration is required.

Indiana CLE: 2.0 hours

4:15 p.m. Screening of ANITA

5:45 p.m. Panel Discussion

*Professor Jennifer Drobac, IU McKinney School of Law
*Kathleen Delaney, Partner, DeLaney & DeLaney
*Hon. Denise K. LaRue, '89, Magistrate, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana

Link: http://mckinneylaw.iu.edu/events/current.cfm?eid=234


12. Grad Expo is coming soon!

Come to the Graduate Expo, a one-stop shop that offers information about university graduate programs across the U.S. and at IUPUI, on Sept. 11 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. There will also be breakout sessions on using LinkedIn and GRE Test Preparation. Expo will be held on the 4th floor of the IUPUI Campus Center. Registration is encouraged via the link below.

Link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/StudentGradExpo2014


13. Associate Faculty Forum - Wed., Sept. 3

To promote the professional development of associate faculty (part-time/adjunct), the Center for Teaching and Learning is holding a Fall Associate Faculty Forum on Wed., Sept. 3 at University Library from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Workshops include introducing new teaching methodologies and classroom techniques, and new ways of using technology in the classroom and online. Concurrent session tracks will include topics for new and experienced instructors, with hands-on activities.

Link: http://ctl.iupui.edu/Workshops-Events/Events/EventRegistration?scheduleid=fa1164c8-474b-46fb-82f2-013a5e583bcf


14. Getting Started With Canvas for Graduate Students in Instructional Roles

This introductory Canvas session is specifically designed to meet the different roles and needs of graduate students in teaching roles – teaching assistants, associate instructors, graders, and others. Fri., Aug. 29 from 1 p.m to 3 p.m., University Library 1125.

Participants will have the opportunity to take a first-hand look at the Canvas learning management system through the lens of a graduate student in an instructional role.

Link: http://ctl.iupui.edu/Workshops-Events/Events/EventRegistration?scheduleid=3bd0bd20-fad6-4da5-8d87-f74b2c6dbabc


15. Getting Started with Canvas - Online

In this introductory online session participants will have the opportunity to take a first-hand look at the Canvas learning management system. During this workshop participants will explore and learn about the following:

• Canvas navigation
• Creating a profile
• Creating an assignment
• Creating an announcement
• Sending a message
• Setting notifications

Note: This event will be hosted online using Adobe Connect. You will need working speakers to hear the presenter.

Link: http://ctl.iupui.edu/Workshops-Events/Events/EventRegistration?scheduleid=5048be57-3e6f-40ea-88a3-68f25c5d6dd7


16. Getting Started with Canvas

In this introductory session participants will have the opportunity to take a first-hand look at the Canvas learning management system. During this hands-on workshop participants will explore and learn about the following:

• Canvas navigation
• Creating a profile
• Creating an assignment
• Creating an announcement
• Sending a message
• Setting notifications

Link: http://ctl.iupui.edu/Workshops-Events/Events/EventRegistration?scheduleid=dbd89d6c-9385-43af-b618-c905eb047394


17. Conveying Messages with Graphs

What's the right graph for your data? How can a chart help to convey your message?

Although widely used in research to analyze and communicate data, graphs and charts are often poorly mastered by researchers. This workshop will provide attendees the skills needed to:

• Select the appropriate type of image for a given data set and research question
• Optimize a graph's layout to reveal a study's outcomes
• Write a caption that is useful for the researcher and reader

Link: http://faculty.medicine.iu.edu/registration/indexDirect.php?id=1296&utm_source=WhatCountsEmail&utm_medium=OFAPD%20Faculty%20List&utm_campaign=Aug%201%202014


18. IU McKinney Law Wellness Week - August 25 to 28

Join us for IU McKinney Law Wellness Week: August 25-28!

Promoting balance & good healthy choices through a week of wellness, nutrition, & financial programs. Giveaways each day will include food, 300 two-week gym passes to the National Institute for Fitness and Sport (NIFS), 1 one-month NIFS pass, & IU McKinney items like t-shirts, umbrellas, baseball caps, & more. Food provided by Canal on 9. Everyone welcome!

Sponsored by Student Affairs & Student Bar Association.

Link: http://mckinneylaw.iu.edu/events/current.cfm


19. IUPUI Student Health

Feeling sick? Aches and pains? Need a physical?
Come see the Nurse Practitioner at the Campus Center Student Health!
We offer high quality, low cost health care services to IUPUI students.
We are in network for Anthem and Aetna.
Not in network? A provider visit is only $29.
Free Wellness screenings and TB testing too!
Located in the Campus Center, Suite 213. We are next door to the Jagtag office!
Call for an appointment (317)274-2274.



Link: http://studenthealth.iupui.edu


20. NIFS Regatta Bootcamp

Join us at NIFS for the inaugural Regatta Bootcamp series to prepare your team for the race on September 20th! These one hour sessions will be geared towards improving your muscular strength and endurance to improve your physical conditioning for the race.

This program is FREE to all NIFS members! Drop in to any of the sessions! Aug. 25 to Sept. 18.


Link: http://www.nifs.org/nifs-regatta-bootcamp


21. Herron Saturday School art class tuition discount

$20 off tuition for youth and adult non-degree art classes at Herron School of Art and Design. Choose from cartooning, ceramics, drawing, stop-motion animation, painting, and more. Classes begin Oct. 4. Register now for 8 weeks of creative self-expression. Saturday School allows students the opportunity to explore their creativity in Herron’s state-of-the-art-studios and technology centers. Come see why Saturday School is cool!

Link: http://herron.iupui.edu/community-learning/saturday-school


22. NOVA Basic Community Crisis Response Training

Indiana Crisis Assistance Response Team (I-CART) is offering 3-day training course for potential volunteers. Lunch and snacks will be provided. A fee is required for training/certificate. Sept. 25, 26 and 27, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. each day.


Link: http://www.i-cart.org


23. 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.

Link: https://www.indianactsi.org/clinicaltrial


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