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Campus Life

1. Weeks of Welcome 2017

2. Graduate Expo at IUPUI is coming soon

3. IUPUI Night at the Indy Eleven

4. Special Collections and Archives Photo Caption Contest for August

5. Wanted: Paid participants for student training sessions

6. Getting into Grad School info session

7. Spirit of Medicine SIG: The Plague by Albert Camus

8. Get fit this school year at NIFS

9. Get your plate and "Ride with Pride"!

10. Making Academic Change Happen

11. Emergency Self Defense in the Health Care Setting

12. NIFS welcome back student house party

13. Parking permits available now

14. Anesthesiology "Transitional Year" and SIG elections

15. Get your Game On! this fall

16. Join IUPUIís United Way campaign

Academics and Lectures

17. New 12-week late-starting online courses available for fall

18. Non-credit conversational Chinese courses

19. Integrative medicine residency panel

International

20. You're invited to the Study Abroad Student Showcase

21. Fall Study Abroad Fair

Athletics

22. Women's soccer to open regular season on Friday night

23. Men's soccer to host UIndy in Thursday exhibition

24. Volleyball to host annual early-season tournament

Volunteer/Service

25. Paw's Pantry shelf sponsorships

26. ENLACE service trip to Nicaragua

Research

27. Apply now for 2017-2018 Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Institute

28. Applications open now for CRL RISE to the IUPUI Challenge Undergraduate Research Scholarship Award

29. Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) application open for 2017-18

30. Submit your abstract for the Indiana University Undergraduate Research Conference


1. Weeks of Welcome 2017

With more than 30 events taking place during the first two weeks of school, Weeks of Welcome 2017 has something for everyone! Check out the full list of events on our website. Be sure to follow us on social media for special announcements about pop-up events, free giveaways and more.

Link: http://wow.iupui.edu

From: Saturday, Aug. 19 to Saturday, Sep. 2


2. Graduate Expo at IUPUI is coming soon

Drop in to the Graduate Expo at IUPUI between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. to learn about graduate programs at IUPUI and across the U.S. Click on the link below for a list of participating schools and to register. Free breakout sessions include Writing a Personal Statement, Preparing for the GRE, and Engaging and Building Relationships with Faculty. Registration is encouraged, although walk-ins are welcome.

Link: http://graduate.iupui.edu/about/gradoffprogs/expo/student.shtml

Date: Thursday, Sep. 21
Start Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Campus Center 450


3. IUPUI Night at the Indy Eleven

Reconnect with friends and start the year with two of the best teams in town -- IUPUI and the Indy Eleven. For just $5 per ticket, you'll watch pro soccer's Indy Eleven take on Jacksonville at its year-round home, the on-campus Carroll Stadium. Represent IUPUI with your best Jags gear and cheer the hometown to victory. If you've never experienced a match with the Boys in Blue, you're in for a treat! Tickets for this match, and every match throughout the year, can be purchased at the link below.

Link: http://iupuinight.indyeleven.com

Date: Saturday, Aug. 26
Start Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Carroll Stadium


4. Special Collections and Archives Photo Caption Contest for August

Oyez! Oyez! Bring out your Captions for the Photo Caption Contest! Win our Fabulous Prize! Be the envy of your peers, the cool kid on the block, the apple of the parental eye!

Congratulations to Cynthia Booth for her winning caption for the July Contest: "Smile! You're on Candid Camera!......WHAT???!!!" She gets points just for remembering that TV show. She wins our Fabulous Prize!

Don't delay! Enter today!

Link: http://ulib.iupui.edu/captioncontest/


5. Wanted: Paid participants for student training sessions

Want to pretend to be a patient and get paid for it? Senior ultrasound students in the radiologic and imaging science program need patient models for their coursework. Anyone is welcome to inquire; however, some restrictions will apply. Each week, a new topic is covered. Participants are compensated $25 an hour plus parking. Labs are held Wednesday afternoons from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Please contact Valerie at vech@iupui.edu for more information.

From: Wednesday, Aug. 23 to Wednesday, Dec. 6
Start Time: 12:30 p.m.
Location: Clinical Building/Gatch Hall


6. Getting into Grad School info session

If you need some guidance on making the decision to go to graduate school and are looking for information on what is involved with the graduate school application package, come to this one-hour Getting into Graduate School information session. 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.

Link: http://graduate.iupui.edu/survey/grad-school-info-session.shtml

Date: Tuesday, Aug. 29
Start Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: University Library 1126


7. Spirit of Medicine SIG: The Plague by Albert Camus

Join our dinner and discussion of Albert Camus' famed story about a city overrun by plague. This novel explores how one's values are realigned in dire situations. How would you react in such a situation? We hope to hear your views.

Date: Tuesday, Aug. 29
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Medical Science Building 122D


8. Get fit this school year at NIFS

Student memberships start at $25 per month with no initiation fee for IUPUI students.

NIFS benefits include:
- Free group fitness classes, including BODYPUMP, Yoga, TRX, PiYo, Zumba and Cycle
- Annual BODPOD and Fit3D assessments
- Personal workout programming
- Full NBA basketball court
- Lifting platforms
- Full weight room
- Lockerrooms with whirlpool, sauna and steam room

Link: http://www.nifs.org/membership-at-nifs/student-membership
Location: NIFS


9. 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


10. Making Academic Change Happen

The Gateway to Graduation program presents the workshop, Making Academic Change Happen (MACH).

MACH is an interactive, participant-focused workshop exploring the processes and approaches necessary to introduce, promote and implement innovative programs.

This collaborative retreat will help you communicate your good work, garner support for your academic ideas and provide tools to make an impact on your program, school and campus!

Link: https://gateway.iupui.edu/events/index.html

Date: Friday, Sep. 22
Start Time: 9 a.m.
Location: Kelley Executive Suites


11. Emergency Self Defense in the Health Care Setting

Emergency Self Defense in the Health Care Setting is a course through the Emergency Medicine Student Interest Group at the IU School of Medicine. It will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sept. 9 at the Ruth Lilly Medical Library IB 317. This event will teach how to defend yourself against a combative patient without causing significant harm to the patient. Spots are limited. Please email hblicken@indiana.edu to sign up.

Date: Saturday, Sep. 9
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Ruth Lilly Library IB317


12. NIFS welcome back student house party

Welcome back, IUPUI students! NIFS is throwing a welcome back house party just for you!

Enjoy free group fitness classes, raffles and prizes, and free food Tuesday, Sept. 12, from 4 to 8 p.m.! We will be raffling off a TV!

Students get free use of the fitness center, so bring a friend and enjoy the party and a great workout!

Be sure to bring your CrimsonCard.

NIFS is located behind the Natatorium, on the IUPUI campus.

Link: http://www.nifs.org/fitness-center/holiday-events

Date: Tuesday, Sep. 12
Start Time: 4 p.m.
Location: NIFS


13. Parking permits available now

Do you have your perking permit yet? If not, please click the link below for important start-of-school parking information, including how to get your permit!

Link: https://parking.iupui.edu/pages/sos.asp


14. Anesthesiology "Transitional Year" and SIG elections

This meeting, held by the Anesthesiology SIG, will explore possibilities for "Transitional Year," the year required before clinical anesthesia training residency. We will also hold elections for our SIG. Positions available include two each of co-chairman, service coordinator, food liaison and tech specialist.

This event 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://theden.iupui.edu/organization/ASIG

Date: Wednesday, Aug. 23
Start Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: VanNuys Medical Science Building, Room 326


15. Get your Game On! this fall

Learn all about tech at IU at our annual gaming event, Game On!

IUís annual tech and gaming event, Game On!, is coming to all eight IU campuses in August and early September. Hosted by UITS, the event lets gamers take part in video game battles and even experiment with a VR headset, all while learning how tech at IU can save you time and money.

P.S. There will be fun giveaways, too.

For more information, contact Alicia Hosey, UITS events marketing coordinator, at akhosey@indiana.edu.

Date: Wednesday, Aug. 23
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Campus Center


16. Join IUPUIís United Way campaign

United Way harnesses the collective impact of local partners specializing in education, financial stability, health and basic needs to focus on specific, measurable goals and improve the lives of everyone in Central Indiana.

As one of the top contributors to the United Way of Central Indiana, IUPUI staff, faculty and students take the commitment to improving our community seriously.

Follow along on Facebook at UWayIUPUI and Twitter @iupuiuway.

Link: http://unitedway.iupui.edu


17. New 12-week late-starting online courses available for fall

Herron School of Art and Design has open seats for three online general-education courses for the fall term.

HER H200 Understanding Contemporary Art
This course is a survey of contemporary art from 1945 to present.

HER H100 Art Appreciation
This course is an introduction to the visual arts that examines the history, materials and processes that artists use.

HER H221 Art Past and Present
This course is a survey of art history from prehistoric to the present.


18. Non-credit conversational Chinese courses

Join us for practical and enjoyable courses in Mandarin Chinese. All courses meet one session per week and are held in the Confucius Institute in suite 129 of Cavanaugh Hall. The price per course is $150.

Link: http://www.iupui.edu/~china/courses-2/non-credit/

From: Thursday, Sep. 7 to Thursday, Nov. 30
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Cavanaugh Hall 129


19. Integrative medicine residency panel

This panel consists of physicians specializing in internal medicine. Medical students may ask the physicians questions that will help them with successfully matching into residency. Topics covered include: what types of things to think about as an MS3 if you want to go into internal medicine, how many schools to apply to, what your personal statement should look like, who to get letters of recommendation from and more.

Date: Tuesday, Aug. 22
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: MS B26


20. You're invited to the Study Abroad Student Showcase

The Study Abroad Office would like to invite you to celebrate your classmatesí experiences abroad at the Student Showcase during the Study Abroad Fair! We will have cultural games, incredible displays and stories you donít want to miss. Ask questions and inquire about programs. Come enjoy this free event on Wednesday, Aug. 30, and visit anytime from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Taylor Courtyard!

Link: http://abroad.iupui.edu/why-study-abroad/fall-fair.html

Date: Wednesday, Aug. 30
Start Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Taylor Courtyard


21. Fall Study Abroad Fair

Are you considering studying abroad? Find more information and talk to experts at the Study Abroad Fair on Wednesday, Aug. 30, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Taylor Courtyard.

You will be able to explore programs, talk to program directors from IUPUI and other campuses, and learn more about studying abroad. The fair will also include student showcases where you will have the opportunity to ask fellow IUPUI students about their experiences abroad.

Link: http://abroad.iupui.edu/why-study-abroad/fall-fair.html

Date: Wednesday, Aug. 30
Start Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Taylor Courtyard


22. Women's soccer to open regular season on Friday night

The IUPUI women's soccer team will open the 2017 regular season on Friday, Aug. 18, when the Jaguars host Eastern Illinois at 7 p.m. at the on-campus Michael A. Carroll Stadium.

As always, admission is free for IUPUI students with a valid CrimsonCard. For this match, admission will be free for all fans.

For the most up-to-date information, go to IUPUIJags.com.

Link: http://www.IUPUIJags.com

Date: Friday, Aug. 18
Start Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Michael A. Carroll Stadium


23. Men's soccer to host UIndy in Thursday exhibition

The IUPUI men's soccer team will host crosstown foe Indianapolis in a preseason match on Thursday, Aug. 17, at 7:30 p.m. at Michael A. Carroll Stadium.

The exhibition match will be the first look at head coach Brian Barnett's squad, and admission will be free of charge that evening.

For the most up-to-date information, go to IUPUIJags.com.

Link: http://www.IUPUIJags.com

Date: Thursday, Aug. 17
Start Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Michael A. Carroll Stadium


24. Volleyball to host annual early-season tournament

Head coach Steve Payne's volleyball team will host its annual Hampton Inn Invitational on Sept. 1-2, welcoming big names from the Midwest to the two-day event.

The Jaguars will take on Wichita State on Sept. 1 at 7 p.m. at The Jungle before playing both Miami (Ohio) and Marquette on Saturday, Sept. 2.

Ticket, broadcast and promotional information will be available on IUPUIJags.com as the dates draw nearer.

Link: http://www.IUPUIJags.com

From: Friday, Sep. 1 to Saturday, Sep. 2
Location: The Jungle


25. Paw's Pantry shelf sponsorships

We are looking for entities to sponsor various shelves in our pantry for the 2017-18 school year. As a sponsor, you will help us with our sustainability efforts while also helping your entity get some campuswide recognition.

Here are the shelves that are up for sponsorship: International, Canned Fruit, Canned Protein, Hygiene, Baking, Condiment, Frozen Foods, Breakfast, Pasta and Snack.

More details can be found at the link below.

Link: https://theden.iupui.edu/news/113119


26. ENLACE service trip to Nicaragua

Interested in combining travel and service? Fascinated by other cultures? Want to get out of the books and into the dirt? Apply for the ENLACE international service trip to Nicaragua. This trip is open to all graduate-level health professions students. Please note that the trip will take place March 31 through April 8, 2018. Informational meeting information will be announced soon. The link to the application is provided below. Please contact famm@iupui.edu with any questions.

Link: https://iabroad.iu.edu/istart/controllers/inquiry/InquiryEngine.cfm?serviceid=ProgramSearchProvider&tab=1&programid=700

From: Saturday, Mar. 31 to Sunday, Apr. 8


27. Apply now for 2017-2018 Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Institute

Are you a college student looking for a faculty-mentored research experience? Apply now to serve on an interdisciplinary research team through the IUPUI Center for Research and Learningís Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Institute (MURI)! You may apply directly to the project mentor through Friday, Sept. 15, at 11:59 p.m., although some teams may fill up quickly. To learn what projects are funded for this year and additional information, visit the webpage below.

Link: https://crl.iupui.edu/articlesfolder/researchprogramarticlesfolder/muriarticle.html

Date: Friday, Sep. 15


28. Applications open now for CRL RISE to the IUPUI Challenge Undergraduate Research Scholarship Award

Apply now through Friday, Sept. 15, at 11:59 p.m. for funding to help you earn the "R" portion of the RISE to the IUPUI Challenge! This scholarship is designed for those with little to no prior research experience. Students typically identify a faculty mentor with whom they work to write a proposal for a substantive independent research or creative project for the academic year. Funds include $1,500 to the studentís bursar account and $500 to the mentor for research supplies or equipment.

Link: https://crl.iupui.edu/articlesfolder/awardarticlesfolder/risescholarship.html

Date: Friday, Sep. 15


29. Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) application open for 2017-18

Relish investigating intriguing issues? Looking for an opportunity to work closely with a faculty member on research? You may apply for an IUPUI Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) grant through the Center for Research and Learning! The application is open online through Friday, Sept. 15, at 11:59 p.m. Let the journey begin!

Link: https://crl.iupui.edu/articlesfolder/researchprogramarticlesfolder/uroparticle.html

Date: Friday, Sep. 15


30. Submit your abstract for the Indiana University Undergraduate Research Conference

Any undergraduate student conducting independent, faculty-mentored research is cordially invited to submit an abstract for the 23rd Indiana University Undergraduate Research Conference (IUURC) by Friday, Oct. 6, by 11:59 p.m. Please see the website below. This day-long symposium showcases the breadth and depth of undergraduate research and creative activity across all IU campuses. Oral and poster presentations are encouraged.

Link: https://crl.iupui.edu/iuurc/index.html

Date: Friday, Oct. 6


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