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Campus Life

1. Receive up to $2,500 in support for your student organization

2. IUPUI DACA Town Hall

3. Explore graduate programs

4. 2018 commencement to take place May 12, a Saturday

5. Career Connection STEM career fair

6. IUPUI Jaguar Fall Day Camps -- registration now open

7. Cybersecurity/IT Career Fair

8. Zero-Waste Lunch Party

9. University Innovation Fellows at IUPUI call for student applications

10. Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) workshop

11. Spirit of Medicine: 'Sickened' by Julie Gregory

12. Dr. Richard Gunderman on Jesus Christ as Physician

13. Global Access to Contraception discussion

14. 'Making a Difference': A lunch talk

15. Special events updates from Parking and Transportation Services

16. Sophomore Social is back!

17. Got skills? Learn to sell them to employers at Sophomore Chew on This

18. Feed your need to lead

Academics and Lectures

19. Industry Lecture Series: Driving innovation in IoT ecosystems through human-centered design

20. PedSIG lunch talk with Dr. Tara Harris

International

21. International Peer Mentoring Program September Social

22. International Culture Hour

Athletics

23. Volleyball to open Horizon League play this week

Volunteer/Service

24. ENLACE service trip to Nicaragua

25. Volunteering at the Indiana Medical History Museum

Research

26. Showcase your undergraduate research on Capitol Hill

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


1. Receive up to $2,500 in support for your student organization

The Creating Campus Community Challenge is intended to engage and support, with up to $2,500, IUPUI student organizations that develop innovative projects to promote campus community and build a stronger connection among students. Have a creative idea to accomplish this goal? To learn more and submit your application, visit the link below. Applications are due Sunday, Oct. 8, by 11:59 p.m.

This project is funded by the IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy.

Link: https://goo.gl/forms/QJ0oYuwHNrtIDr5Q2

Date: Sunday, Oct. 8


2. IUPUI DACA Town Hall

IUPUI faculty, staff and students are invited to a town hall meeting that will focus on what the change in DACA policy means for all of us. It will take place Monday, Sept. 25, from 4 to 5 p.m. in Hine Hall Auditorium.

The recent decision to eliminate the DACA program has raised many questions and created a great deal of uncertainty. This town hall will provide a forum for discussion as well as a means to share guidance and resources about DACA.

Link: https://news.iu.edu/stories/2017/09/iupui/inside/19-around-iupui.html

Date: Monday, Sep. 25
Start Time: 4 p.m.
Location: Hine Hall Auditorium


3. Explore graduate programs

The Graduate Expo at IUPUI will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sept. 21. You can drop in any time to learn about graduate programs at IUPUI and across the U.S. Click on the link for a list of participating schools. There will also be free educational sessions in CE 405 on Writing a Personal Statement (10:30-11:15), Preparing for the GRE (11:30-12:15), and Engaging and Building Relationships with Faculty (12:30-1:15). 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 p.m.
Location: Campus Center 450


4. 2018 commencement to take place May 12, a Saturday

The 2018 IUPUI commencement will occur on May 12, a Saturday, at Lucas Oil Stadium. This will be the first time in years that the commencement ceremony hasn't coincided with Mother's Day.

The commencement start time will remain consistent at 1 p.m., with lineups beginning at 11 a.m. and processions going at noon.

Link: https://news.iu.edu/stories/2017/09/iupui/inside/19-commencement-change.html

Date: Saturday, May. 12
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Lucas Oil Stadium


5. Career Connection STEM career fair

The Career Connection is an incredible opportunity for students at IUPUI to network with employers and learn more about potential internship, co-op and career opportunities in the fields of engineering, technology, informatics and science.

No advance registration is required for students or alumni; just do your research, bring plenty of resumes, dress to impress and reach out to Career Services with any questions!

Link: http://www.engr.iupui.edu/sites/careerservices/connection/information-for-students.php

Date: Wednesday, Sep. 27
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Campus Center 4th Floor


6. IUPUI Jaguar Fall Day Camps -- registration now open

IUPUI Jaguar Fall Day Camp offers a variety of camp programs for children ages 6-11 years old.

Camp hours are 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and include a full day of sports, games, activities, crafts, swim lesson and a special speaker. Two healthy snacks are provided to each camper. Free before- and after-care will be provided with the option to drop off as early as 7:30 a.m. and pick up as late as 5:30 p.m. The camp fee is $100.

Link: https://camps.iupui.edu/jaguar-fall-camp.asp

From: Wednesday, Oct. 18 to Friday, Oct. 20
Location: Michael A. Carroll Track and Soccer Stadium


7. Cybersecurity/IT Career Fair

Tired of sending your resume over the web and not getting any response back? This career fair will allow you to learn about the businesses that are hiring and what their hiring needs are. Also, start making connections and meet face-to-face with companies that are hiring diverse, motivated candidates just like you. Whether you're unemployed or interested in new opportunities, come make valuable connections with top recruiters. So polish your resume, bring plenty of copies and get ready to start.

Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cybersecurity-wants-you-career-fair-tickets-36896906641

Date: Thursday, Oct. 26
Start Time: 8:30 a.m.
Location: Indiana Government Center South Atrium/Conference Room C 302, West Washington St.


8. Zero-Waste Lunch Party

Join the Student Sustainability Council for our Inaugural Zero-Waste Lunch Party in Taylor Courtyard! Come hang out, buy lunch from local food trucks and enjoy live music preformed by IUPUI students. Plant a flower for yourself for free in a recyclable pot and learn how to make non-toxic cleaning supplies. Hope to see you there!

Date: Thursday, Sep. 21
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Taylor Courtyard


9. University Innovation Fellows at IUPUI call for student applications

The University Innovation Fellows program empowers students to become agents of change at their schools. The ideal team of candidates demonstrates a strong interest in innovation, creativity and the entrepreneurial mindset.

We are seeking students from all majors who have at least two more years left on campus; undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree candidates are eligible. Contact Karen White (kfwhtie@iupui.edu) to learn more.

Link: https://tinyurl.com/iupui-uif-spring

Date: Thursday, Oct. 5


10. Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) workshop

Please join the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) workshop, featuring keynote speaker Dan Mullins, to learn more about the history of PCORI, the 10-step process of funding and a panel discussion consisting of PCORI-funded scientists. Please register at the link below by Oct. 10.

Link: http://goo.gl/LDtJR4

Date: Thursday, Oct. 26
Start Time: 9 a.m.
Location: Tower Ballroom, University Tower


11. Spirit of Medicine: 'Sickened' by Julie Gregory

Most patients visit doctors because they are sick. A small number, however, go only to get attention; a disorder called Munchhausen syndrome. But what if a parent seeks attention by bringing their child to see a doctor? That's Munchhausen By Proxy. Imagine what the child thinks when they are brought in again and again for checkups they don't need. Julie Gregory shares her firsthand account. Join our discussion about this sad yet insightful story. Dinner will be served. Contact: somgsig@iupui.edu

Date: Tuesday, Sep. 26
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Medical Science Building 122D


12. Dr. Richard Gunderman on Jesus Christ as Physician

The Christian Medical and Dental Association welcomes you to a talk by esteemed professor of radiology, Dr. Richard Gunderman, on Jesus Christ as Physician. A brief Q&A will follow. And yes, pizza will be provided. Reserve Thursday, Sept. 28, and come to Emerson Hall 304!

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, Sep. 28
Start Time: 12 p.m.
Location: Emerson Hall 304


13. Global Access to Contraception discussion

Physicians for Human Rights and Medical Students for Choice are collaborating to view the Melinda Gates TED Talk and discuss the issue of global access to contraception. Come learn more why this topic is so important and strategies for improving access for everyone. Pizza will be provided.

Date: Tuesday, Oct. 17
Start Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Daly Building Room 185


14. 'Making a Difference': A lunch talk

Dr. Chuck Dietzen has been able to make wonderful changes in the lives of many young patients. While in the pursuit to make a difference in the lives of these children, they made a spectacular difference in his as well. In this presentation, he will share the lessons he learned through heart-wrenching moments that he has had as a pediatric rehabilitation doctor working internationally.

This event/program has been paid for in part or full by a Student Organization Grant.

Date: Tuesday, Nov. 14
Start Time: 12 p.m.
Location: Daly Building Room 185


15. Special events updates from Parking and Transportation Services

Stay up to date on special events on campus that could affect where you park. Click the link below to see what's coming up.

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


16. Sophomore Social is back!

Don't miss the first Sophomore Social of the year, Monday, Sept. 25. Meet upperclassmen who remember what it is like to be a second-year student, ask them your questions and enjoy fall festivities at this student panel.

Sophomore Social is part of the Sophomore Experience Program, sponsored by the Division of Student Affairs' Educational Partnerships and Student Success.

Link: http://studentaffairs.iupui.edu/involved/first-year-programs/sophomore-experience-programs/index.shtml

Date: Monday, Sep. 25
Start Time: 5 p.m.
Location: Campus Center 405


17. Got skills? Learn to sell them to employers at Sophomore Chew on This

It's never too early to perfect the art of presenting yourself well to potential employers. Attend Chew on This: Tips on Selling Your Skills, part of 2017 Fall Career Week.

Chew on This is part of the Sophomore Experience Program, sponsored by the Division of Student Affairs' Education Partnerships and Student Success.

Link: http://studentaffairs.iupui.edu/involved/first-year-programs/sophomore-experience-programs/index.shtml

Date: Tuesday, Sep. 26
Start Time: 12:30 p.m.
Location: Campus Center 307


18. Feed your need to lead

Leadership Lunches offer you nourishment for the body and soul. Find direction and boost your confidence with help from Tony Styxx. Hear how this spoken-word artist/hip-hop emcee used his talents to perfect his craft and become a community leader.

Link: http://studentaffairs.iupui.edu/involved/leadership-development-and-civic-engagement/index.shtml

Date: Wednesday, Sep. 27
Start Time: 12 p.m.
Location: Campus Center 406


19. Industry Lecture Series: Driving innovation in IoT ecosystems through human-centered design

"How 'Smart' Lift Trucks and Materials-Handling Equipment Are Transforming Distribution Center Operations"

VP of Global Design Mike Gallagher oversees the multidisciplinary design organization and provides innovation strategies for Crown Equipment Corp. in New Bremen, Ohio. An expanding and evolving private company, Crown manufactures a wide variety of electric and internal combustion lift trucks and components in 18 facilities around the world.

Link: http://soic.iupui.edu/events/crown-equipment/

Date: Thursday, Oct. 5
Start Time: 5 p.m.
Location: ICTC 252


20. PedSIG lunch talk with Dr. Tara Harris

Join PedSIG on Tuesday, Oct. 3, from noon to 1 p.m. for a lunch talk with Dr. Tara Harris. She will speak about what life is like as a child abuse pediatrician.

Lunch will be provided.

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: Tuesday, Oct. 3
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: MS B26


21. International Peer Mentoring Program September Social

Come join the International Peer Mentoring Program on Friday, Sept. 29, from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m., for an afternoon of fun and games!

Learn about autumn traditions and how to prepare, then stay to dip caramel apples, eat food and hang out with friends.

Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/939477632859533/?ti=cl

Date: Friday, Sep. 29
Start Time: 2:30 p.m.
Location: UC 104


22. International Culture Hour

Join us every Friday afternoon at 4:30 p.m. for our International Culture Hour where you will learn about a country and will also be able to try good food.

Check our Facebook account for more updates.

Link: https://www.facebook.com/IUPUI-International-Club-140228116113277/?ref=br_tf

Date: Friday, Sep. 22
Start Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: Taylor Hall, UC 104


23. Volleyball to open Horizon League play this week

The IUPUI volleyball team will open Horizon League play this week as the Jaguars host Wright State on Friday, Sept. 22, and Northern Kentucky on Sunday, Sept. 24.

Admission is free for IUPUI students, and the first 100 in attendance will receive a free t-shirt at Friday's match. It marks the program's first-ever Horizon League match.

Both matches will be broadcast on ESPN3.

Link: http://www.IUPUIJags.com

Date: Friday, Sep. 22
Start Time: 6 p.m.
Location: The Jungle


24. 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.

The trip will take place March 31 through April 8. Informational meeting details 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
Location: Nicaragua


25. Volunteering at the Indiana Medical History Museum

On Oct. 14, the History of Medicine Group at IUPUI is proud to sponsor an exciting volunteer opportunity at the Indiana Medical History Museum. Volunteer activities will include sorting gift baskets, putting together programs and packets, and filing goodie bags. This has been an ongoing event and the museum staff has greatly appreciated our support.

Please email timjang@iupui.edu to RSVP and for more information.

Date: Saturday, Oct. 14
Start Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Indiana Medical History Museum


26. Showcase your undergraduate research on Capitol Hill

Apply now through Nov. 1 for Posters on the Hill in Washington, D.C. For this competitive event, the Council on Undergraduate Research selects 60 projects, giving students the opportunity to present their research on Capitol Hill, attend field trips to major institutions and participate in advocacy training to prepare for their congressional visits. The IUPUI Center for Research and Learning will pay travel costs for IUPUI students accepted. Interested? E-mail Dr. Galli at dgalli@iupui.edu.

Link: http://www.cur.org/conferences_and_events/student_events/posters_on_the_hill/

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 1


27. 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, at 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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