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Campus Life

1. Special Collections and Archives Photo Caption Contest for August

2. IUPUI Athletics Unveils Redesigned IUPUIJags.com

3. Jagtag Office Selling 'Dig-In, A Taste of Indiana' Tickets

4. Jagtag Office Selling Indy Eleven, State Fair & Other Discounted Tickets

5. Order Your IUPUI Parking Permit!

6. Jagtag Campus & Community Connections Fair - Aug. 27

7. Weeks of Welcome Aug. 23rd - Sept. 7th 2014

8. IUPUI Regatta presented by Herff Jones - Team Registration

9. 50 things to do before you graduate

10. NIFS Regatta Bootcamp

11. Request for new IUPUI residence hall approved by the IU Trustees

12. IUPUI Campus Health to offer free flu shots starting Sept. 2

13. Fall Study Abroad Fair

14. PedSIG event

15. The Moving Company Fall call-outs!

16. Jaguars Get Wild at Playfair / JagNation Kickoff

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

18. Find parking on campus

19. Accounting/Finance Meet the Recruiter Career Fair

20. Regatta Royalty

21. Eighth Annual Indiana Bat Festival coming to IUPUI

Academics and Lectures

22. Fall 2014 Course: Introduction to Case Management

23. Looking or a General Education course for Fall?

24. Foods and Nutrition offers beneficial 300 level electives

25. Have you thought about Grad School?

26. 2014 MSOT Information Session

27. Educational Training for Teaching Associates (ETTA) Fall Conference

28. St. Vincent's General Surgery Residency Program

29. IU McKinney Law event: Anita Hill

30. Grad Expo is coming soon!

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

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

33. Getting Started with Canvas - Online

34. Getting Started with Canvas

35. Conveying Messages with Graphs

Health

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

37. IUPUI Student Health

38. NIFS Regatta Bootcamp

Arts and Humanities

39. Herron Saturday School art class tuition discount

Volunteer/Service

40. NOVA Basic Community Crisis Response Training

Research

41. Research and clinical trials


1. Special Collections and Archives Photo Caption Contest for August

Friends, Jaguars, countrywomen! Lend us your ears! We require your wise counsel in finding captions for this photo of famed painter and Herron instructor William Forsyth with his students. Supply your brilliance and you may win our Fabulous Prize.

Congratulations to James Patrick Marshall for his winning caption for the July photo: “Combining the DNA of a common housecat and Mr. Spock turned out to be easier than we expected.” For his cleverness he wins our Fabulous Prize!

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


2. IUPUI Athletics Unveils Redesigned IUPUIJags.com

INDIANAPOLIS - After more than six months of work, the IUPUI Athletics Department is proud to unveil the brand new IUPUIJags.com, just in time for the start of the 2014-15 campaign.

The new site also provides enhanced social media integration, allowing fans to stay on the pulse of the program through Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

We hope you like what you see and continue to make IUPUIJags.com your one-stop-shop for all things IUPUI Athletics.

Thanks for stopping by and Go Jags!

Link: http://www.iupuijags.com/news/2014/8/6/MBB_0806142810.aspx


3. Jagtag Office Selling 'Dig-In, A Taste of Indiana' Tickets

Looking for something to do this Sunday? Check out 'Dig-In, A Taste of Indiana' at White River State Park from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Dig IN will feature tastings of Indiana food & other local refreshments plus live entertainment, discussion panels & demonstrations. Enjoy all of this plus fabulous food samples created by over 30 chefs from venues including, Napolese, Recess, R Bistro, Peterson's, Mesh, Rook, Oceanaire & more! Get your tickets today at the Jagtag Office for $36.

Link: http://digindiana.org/festival/


4. Jagtag Office Selling Indy Eleven, State Fair & Other Discounted Tickets

The Jagtag Office is your one-stop shop for entertainment! The Jagtag Office is now selling tickets to Indy Eleven games - $11 BYB tickets & $30 Midfield tickets! For $7.50 you can also purchase State Fair tickets! Looking for more excitement? How about heading to Kings Island for $35? Want to stay local? Try an Indians game for $12.50, the Indy Zoo or Children's Museum for $18 or perhaps take in a movie at Regal Cinema for only $7.50! All these tickets & more are available at the Jagtag Office!

Link: http://jagtag.iupui.edu/Gift-Cards-Tickets.asp?content=Tickets


5. Order Your IUPUI Parking Permit!

The start of school is just a few weeks away and you will need to have your parking permit to enter the student garages. If you haven't already ordered your permit, please do so at Manage My Account on the IUPUI Parking Services website.

A temporary 10-day permit will print after completion of your online order but they cannot be swiped in garages. Since your permit may take up to 10 days to be delivered to your home address you should order your permit today to ensure it is received!

Link: https://parking-iupui.t2hosted.com/cmn/index.aspx


6. Jagtag Campus & Community Connections Fair - Aug. 27

From the moment you receive your JagTag, instant connections are created between you, the campus & our community. Join the Jagtag Office on Aug. 27, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m in UC Courtyard for a festive afternoon of free food, music & giveaways as you learn about all the connections JagTag has to offer you! Explore 50+ restaurants, businesses, organizations and departments to learn about all the benefits and savings they can offer you!

Link: http://www.jagtag.iupui.edu


7. Weeks of Welcome Aug. 23rd - Sept. 7th 2014

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


8. IUPUI Regatta presented by Herff Jones - Team Registration

Team registration begins next Monday, Aug. 18 for The 6th Annual Regatta! You can register online at the link below. Follow us on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook @IUPUIRegatta for updates and other fun stuff leading up to the big event taking place on Sept. 20!

Link: http://iupui.edu/regatta


9. 50 things to do before you graduate

Have you done everything you need to do before you graduate from IUPUI? Follow #50thingsIUPUI on social media now and watch for a new thing to add to your to-do list each week. Post a pic corresponding to that week's activity, use the hashtag and you could win a gift card to the Barnes & Noble @IUPUI Bookstore -- 50 winners in all! Follow @IUPUI on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter for details.

The week of Aug. 11 is "Ride your bike on the Monon and Cultural Trail."

Link: http://www.iupui.edu/50things/


10. NIFS Regatta Bootcamp

Join us at NIFS for the inaugural Regatta Bootcamp series to prepare your team for the race on Sept. 20! 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 through Sept. 18, 2014. See the link below to learn more.

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


11. Request for new IUPUI residence hall approved by the IU Trustees

The Indiana University Board of Trustees has approved a request to proceed with the design and construction of a new 700-bed residence hall at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.

A site in close proximity to University Tower -- IUPUI’s newest residence hall, with a state-of-the-art dining hall, at 900 W. Michigan St. -- is being explored as a possible location for the new residence hall.


Link: http://news.iupui.edu/releases/2014/08/new-iupui-residence-hall.shtml


12. IUPUI Campus Health to offer free flu shots starting Sept. 2

IUPUI Campus Health will again offer free flu shots to the IUPUI community during the 2014-2015 flu season.

All IUPUI faculty, staff and students, including members of the IU School of Medicine, can obtain a flu shot at Campus Health (Coleman Hall), IUPUI Campus Center Student Health (students only) or outreach flu vaccination clinics across campus starting Sept. 2.

A valid JagTag ID is required to receive a free flu shot. See the link below for a list of 2014 Flu Vaccination Clinics.

Link: http://health.iupui.edu/docs/Flu2014.pdf


13. 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/


14. 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.


15. 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


16. 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


17. 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


18. 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/


19. 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


20. 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


21. 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


22. Fall 2014 Course: Introduction to Case Management

RISE Elective Offering! Are you someone who wants to help people? If yes, this course is for you! S201 Introduction to Case Management (Section 28659) teaches the knowledge and skills that will help you walk from the classroom into the social service setting through service-learning experience with clients and other course activities. Class offered Fall Semester 9 a.m. to 11:40 a.m. Wednesdays. More info: Carolyn Harkin-Brinton (charkinb@iupui.edu)


23. Looking or a General Education course for Fall?

Herron School of Art and Design still has open courses in HER H100 Art Appreciation. Art Appreciation is an introduction for non-majors to the visual arts, through the study of processes, styles, history and culture, which incorporate visits to local museums and galleries. This course counts towards general education within the arts and humanities requirements. For more information you may contact Stephanie Doty (dotys@iupui.edu).


24. Foods and Nutrition offers beneficial 300 level electives

Looking for an elective course? Foods and Nutrition courses cover the basic nutrients the human body needs for optimal health. Courses are Essentials of Nutrition (FN30300) & Healthy Menu Planning (FN31300). Students with nutrition knowledge can take Fundamentals of Nutrition (FN31500) & Diet Planning throughout the lifecycle (FN33000). Courses offered online, with some 8 week options. For more information, contact Kara Egan (karaegan@iupui.edu) or register online.


25. Have you thought about Grad School?

If you are considering graduate school, come to IUPUI's Graduate Expo on Thursday, Sept. 11 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. This education fair showcases a number of graduate and professional programs at IUPUI and 40+ other universities. For more information and to register, go to the link below or email gradexpo@iupui.edu.

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


26. 2014 MSOT Information Session

Interested in becoming an occupational therapist or would you just like to learn more about the IU MSOT program? Please join us at the 2014 IU MSOT Information Session on Sept. 5, 2014 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. RSVP at the link below.

Link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1mHkcr6Ry8V6qA7hszOnEEuJWlstpvxpBUpTLovKyKQw/viewform


27. Educational Training for Teaching Associates (ETTA) Fall Conference

The ETTA Fall Conference is designed for all IUPUI graduate students who serve in a teaching-related role. Sessions will cover topics ranging from managing time and grading to using technology in the classroom and teaching online. Thursday, Aug. 21 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Eskenazi Hall's Basil Auditorium. It will set the stage for attendees to improve their effectiveness in the classroom and will place them on a path to becoming exceptional instructors. Free.

Link: http://etta.iupui.edu/ETTAEvents/FallConference


28. 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.


29. 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


30. 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


31. 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


32. 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


33. 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


34. 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


35. 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


36. 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


37. 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


38. 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


39. 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


40. 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


41. 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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