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Mindful Movie Night: What Mindfulness Is and What It Can Do For You

Mindful Movie Night on April 21 will feature informative videos by world-class experts. This evening video screening, discussion, and practice session will provide an introduction to mindfulness, mindfulness meditation, and mindful compassion for others and oneself.

Posted on 4/12/2016 12:13:44 PM

Help Us Chalk the Walk for Take Back the Night

Support Take Back the Night and Sexual Assault Awareness Month. To help advertise for this event, we need you to come out and Chalk the Walk on Tuesday, April 12, with facts or art related to sexual assault awareness. 

Posted on 4/8/2016 3:24:33 PM

Soup and Bake Sale This Thursday

The Active Minds and Actively Moving Forward group is holding a soup and bake sale on Thursday, April 7.

Posted on 4/5/2016 1:19:32 PM

The Clothesline Project Needs Your Help

Anyone who has been impacted by domestic or sexual violence is encouraged to come and decorate a t-shirt as part of the Clothesline Project at IUP. These shirts will later be displayed at Take Back the Night on April 13 to provide a visual display about the impacts of violence.

Posted on 4/1/2016 12:04:23 PM

Practicing Mindfulness and Mindful Eating

IUP students: Come join the Mindfulness Living Learning Community and the Department of Food and Nutrition on Tuesday, April 12, as we discuss ways to slow down, activate the senses, and practice gratitude while eating.

Posted on 3/30/2016 4:56:07 PM

Help Support the Clothesline Project

Anyone who has been impacted by domestic or sexual violence is encouraged to come and decorate a t-shirt as part of the Clothesline Project at IUP. These shirts will later be displayed at Take Back the Night to provide a visual display about the impacts of violence.

Posted on 3/28/2016 2:31:41 PM

Help Make Signs and Banners for Take Back the Night

If you would like to contribute in helping to make the signs and banners, the Haven Project is hosting another sign/banner making workshop on Thursday, March 24.

Posted on 3/23/2016 11:05:04 AM

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Take Back the Night on April 13 is part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. We hope to see you to help us spread awareness and support survivors.

Posted on 3/23/2016 10:33:14 AM

Come to Volunteer Training for Take Back the Night

The Haven Project is looking for volunteers who would like to become trained about these initiatives and help with Take Back the Night. The training date is Wednesday, March 23.

Posted on 3/21/2016 12:35:39 PM

Last Sign-Making Workshop for Take Back the Night

If you missed it, don’t fret! There’s another Sign-Making Workshop at 5:00 p.m. tonight, March 17, for Take Back the Night signs.

Posted on 3/16/2016 2:04:55 PM

A Few Spots are Left for the Koru Mindfulness Class

This is a free class open to all IUP students. Join us to learn techniques to decrease stress, improve sleep, and improve wellness all-around. 

Posted on 3/15/2016 1:29:12 PM

Student TB Testing Clinic

The Health Service will hold a TB Testing Clinic for students on Tuesday, March 15, from 5:00–8:00 p.m.

Posted on 3/14/2016 4:03:29 PM

Save the Date: Wednesday, April 13

IUP’s annual Take Back the Night March and Speak Out will be on Wednesday, April 13, 2016. Take Back the Night is a march through IUP campus to show support for victims and survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, sexual abuse, and all other forms of violence.

Posted on 3/11/2016 12:06:52 PM

Sign Making: We Need Your Help

Two sign-making workshops to create signs for the Take Back the Night March will be held on Tuesday, March 15, and Thursday, March 17.

Posted on 3/11/2016 10:51:13 AM

Make Signs for Take Back the Night

Anyone who would like to help out is welcome to create signs on Tuesday and Thursday, March 15 and 17, for use in the upcoming "Take Back the Night" March.

Posted on 3/2/2016 1:02:47 PM

Date Correction: Koru Mindfulness Class

The correct day and dates for the next Koru Mindfulness Class are Tuesdays: March 15, 22, 29, and April 5.

Posted on 2/24/2016 8:52:37 AM

Koru Mindfulness Course

Join us for this course to learn about the many benefits of practicing mindfulness, including improving your sleep, lowering stress levels, and developing better focus and self-compassion. Tuesdays: March 15, 22, 29, and April 5

Posted on 2/23/2016 8:59:44 AM

DUI Simulator

Come learn about the effects of alcohol on your ability to drive a car on Wednesday, February, 24, in the HUB, Ohio Room. This interactive simulator will allow participants to experience what it’s like to be behind the wheel while intoxicated.

Posted on 2/22/2016 12:19:39 PM

Join Us Today for Body Talk and Free Food at Masculinity Monday

Masculinity Monday focuses on body image and men’s perception of their appearance to others and to their selves. Come talk about men's issues on Monday, February 22.

Posted on 2/19/2016 9:49:15 AM

Volunteer Training for Take Back the Night

The Haven Project is looking for volunteers to become educated about sexual violence and how to fight it. Volunteer training for this year’s Take Back the Night is on Friday, February 19.

Posted on 2/16/2016 10:43:46 AM

Help Us Make Video Promoting Take Back the Night

Rally up your organization for a viral video. Take a video showing support for Take Back the Night and survivors. All videos received will be compiled and then shown in the Ohio Room at the HUB prior to the Take Back the Night Speak Out on Wednesday, April 13.

Posted on 2/15/2016 3:06:06 PM

Opioid Overdose Presentation

Get information about treatment options and life-saving interventions at this presentation on opioid overdose on Wednesday, March 23. Receive a free narcan kit, the medication that reverses opioid overdoses.

Posted on 2/15/2016 2:11:58 PM

TB Testing Clinic for Students

The Health Service will have a TB Testing Clinic for students on Tuesday, February 16, from 5:00–8:00 p.m. at the Health Service, Suites on Maple East.

Posted on 2/15/2016 9:17:44 AM

$tart $mart Interactive Workshop

Sign up for the Saturday, February 20, $tart $mart workshop today. This interactive workshop is designed to give women the confidence and skills they need to earn fair compensation.

Posted on 2/8/2016 2:36:12 PM

Join the Peer Grief Support Group - Actively Moving Forward (AMF)

Actively Moving Forward (AMF) is a peer-led grief support group for students grieving the illness or death of a loved one.

Posted on 1/29/2016 1:36:16 PM

Koru Mindfulness Course Starts Tuesday, February 9

Kim Weiner, PhD, will teach Koru Mindfulness, a four-week course designed to teach mindfulness and meditation skills to help students reduce stress, improve concentration, improve sleep, reduce self-judgment, and be more mindful and present. Beginners and experienced meditators are welcome.

Posted on 1/28/2016 9:30:03 AM

Interested in Volunteering?

The Take Back the Night March and Speak Out will be held on Wednesday, April 13, 2016. Volunteers are needed.

Posted on 1/22/2016 1:38:28 PM

Koru Mindfulness Class

A four-week Koru Mindfulness class will begin on Tuesday, February 9. Beginners and experienced meditators are welcome.

Posted on 1/21/2016 12:08:36 PM

Today: Dine and Discuss at Feminist Friday

Drop in to Room G60, Suites on Maple East, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for delicious food and invigorating discussion on the stereotypes surrounding feminism.

Posted on 11/5/2015 11:50:01 AM

Masculinity Monday, November 2

Celebrate Movember with us at the the first Masculinity Monday of the semester on November 2, where we will talk about the stereotypes and ways we have been taught to be “masculine.”

Posted on 10/29/2015 3:29:04 PM

Weiner, Weinstein, and Baker Present Poster at Association for Contemplative Mind in Higher Education Conference

Kim Weiner, Daniel Weinstein, and Janice Baker presented a poster summarizing IUP's Mindful Campus Workshop.

Posted on 10/22/2015 11:51:54 AM

Next Koru Mindfulness Class Starting October 13

Kim Weiner, PhD will teach Koru Mindfulness, a four-week course designed to teach mindfulness and meditation skills to help students reduce stress, improve concentration, improve sleep, reduce self-judgment, and be more mindful and present. Beginners and experienced meditators are welcome.

Posted on 9/18/2015 3:41:54 PM

Today’s Healing Garden Memorial Service

The Healing Garden Memorial Service will take place on Wednesday, April 29, from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m. in the Wallwork Hall Courtyard. In the event of rain, the service will be held in room G98 of Wallwork Hall.

Posted on 4/28/2015 10:35:08 AM

Thank You for Supporting Take Back the Night 2015

On Wednesday, April 15, over 850 people came out to support the Haven Project’s annual Take Back the Night March. We would like to thank all who participated in this event.

Posted on 4/27/2015 11:38:58 AM

The 2015 Healing Garden Memorial Service

The Healing Garden Memorial Service will take place on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at 12:15 p.m. in the Wallwork Hall Courtyard.

Posted on 4/23/2015 11:09:57 AM

Students: Attend the Final Feminist Friday of the Semester

Dine and discuss “50 Shades of Grey” at our final Feminist Friday of the spring 2015 semester on Friday, April 24.

Posted on 4/22/2015 9:28:06 AM

Final Feminist Friday of the Spring

Dine and discuss “50 Shades of Grey” at our final Feminist Friday of the spring 2015 semester on Friday, April 24.

Posted on 4/16/2015 10:24:26 AM

Don't Miss Out! Sign Up for the Spring 2015 Salary Negotiation Workshop Today!

$tart $mart, an interactive workshop designed to give college women the confidence and skills they need to earn fair compensation, takes place on Wednesday, April 22.

Posted on 4/16/2015 10:21:22 AM

Pay Equity Presentation: “Women Working for Less: What’s the Problem?”

Attend this pay equity presentation on Tuesday, April 21, to learn more about the gender pay gap and what we can do to close the gap.

Posted on 4/14/2015 12:25:37 PM

Take Back the Night March, Speak Out Set for Wednesday, April 15

IUP’s annual Take Back the Night March will take place at 8:00 p.m. in the Putt-Delaney Courtyard. The march is followed by the Survivor Speak Out in the HUB Ohio Room, an inseparable and vital part of Take Back the Night that brings awareness to others about the impact of sexual assault and violence on victims and survivors.

Posted on 4/10/2015 3:40:57 PM

Want to Speak at the Take Back the Night Survivor Speak Out?

The Speak Out is an inseparable and vital part of IUP’s experience of Take Back the Night and brings awareness to others about the impact of sexual assault and violence on victims and survivors.

Posted on 4/10/2015 3:05:40 PM

Equal Pay Day is Tuesday, April 14 — Wear Red to Show Support

Wear red on Equal Pay Day to symbolize how far women and minorities are “in the red” with their pay. Help raise awareness about issues of pay equity!

Posted on 4/9/2015 8:51:31 AM

Submit a Shirt to the Haven Project’s Clothesline Project

The Clothesline Project is a visual display that bears witness to the violence against women. Students, faculty, and staff may create a shirt to be included in the display.

Posted on 4/8/2015 1:26:02 PM

Equal Pay Day Events Scheduled

Equal Pay Day is Tuesday, April 14, 2015. This date symbolizes how far into 2014 women had to work in order to earn what men earned in 2013. Attend these events on campus to learn more about pay equity.

Posted on 4/7/2015 12:02:24 PM

Photographers/Videographers Needed for Take Back the Night

The Haven Project is looking for volunteer photographers and videographers to take pictures/videos at this year’s Take Back the Night March on April 15, 2015.

Posted on 4/7/2015 11:41:45 AM

May Day Meditation

Are you curious about what meditation can do for you? Have you been meditating and need to renew your practice? If you answered “yes” to either of these questions, then join us on Saturday, May 2.

Posted on 4/7/2015 10:12:37 AM

Graduating Soon? Searching for Jobs? It’s Time to Talk Compensation

Did you know that over the course of her working life, a woman will earn roughly $1 million less than a man—simply because she is a woman? Learn how to negotiate your worth at the $tart $mart workshop on April 22.

Posted on 4/6/2015 10:20:23 AM

Volunteers Needed for Take Back the Night

The Haven Project is looking for volunteers for Take Back the Night 2015. Come to the volunteer meeting on April 7 to learn more!

Posted on 4/6/2015 10:18:38 AM

Make a Sign for Take Back the Night at the Haven Project Sign Making Workshop

Join the Haven Project as we design signs for the Take Back the Night march on Wednesday, April 15, 2015. All supplies will be provided.

Posted on 4/6/2015 10:17:46 AM

Reminder: Men of Color and Community Trauma Prevention Webinar

The Haven Project, part of the Center for Health and Well-Being, will host a Prevent Connect webinar on Thursday, April 9, 2015. All are welcome to attend.

Posted on 4/6/2015 10:16:37 AM

Reminder: Progress in Women’s Health Webinar

Women’s Programs and Health AWAREness, both part of the Center for Health and Well-Being, will host a free webinar on Tuesday, April 7, 2015.

Posted on 4/6/2015 10:15:43 AM

Please RSVP for a Special Feminist Friday on Friday, April 10

Join us on Friday, April 10, 2015, for a special Feminist Friday. Participants will have the opportunity to hear the keynote speaker, J’Lissabeth Faughn, at the LGBTQIA Conference, “True Colors of Leadership.”

Posted on 4/6/2015 10:05:29 AM

Women’s Leadership Development Series Members Recognized at the 2015 Awards Reception

IUP Women’s Programs is proud to recognize select members of the Women’s Leadership Development Series for their dedication and participation to the Leadership Series.

Posted on 4/2/2015 2:04:57 PM

2015 Women’s Leadership Awards Recipients Honored at Reception

On Wednesday, April 1, 2015, more than 100 people joined Women’s Programs as the recipients of the 2015 Women’s Leadership Awards were announced.

Posted on 4/2/2015 1:54:25 PM

Mindfulness for Education Majors

Learn a variety of meditation practices for you and your students every Monday from 12:15–12:45 p.m.

Posted on 4/1/2015 11:21:35 AM

Attend Progress in Women’s Health: 1985–2015

The presenters will describe progress in women’s reproductive health, understanding of sex differences in medicine, and the inclusion of women in clinical research in a free webinar on Tuesday, April 7.

Posted on 3/30/2015 11:30:57 AM

Men of Color and Community Trauma Prevention Webinar, Thursday, April 9

This free web conference will focus on community-level, community-driven solutions that promote mental health and well-being for men and boys.

Posted on 3/30/2015 11:12:18 AM

Take Back the Night Sign-Making Workshop

Join the Haven Project on April 9 as we design signs for the Take Back the Night march on Wednesday, April 15, 2015. All supplies will be provided.

Posted on 3/27/2015 9:12:32 AM

Take Back the Night Volunteer Meeting, April 7

Attend this volunteer meeting for information on how you can help make the 2015 Take Back the Night event a huge success!

Posted on 3/27/2015 8:15:11 AM

Take Back the Night AWAREness Tables Scheduled

To get more information about Take Back the Night and to find out what you can do to support victims and survivors of violence, visit our AWAREness tables.

Posted on 3/26/2015 1:36:05 PM

Close Out Women’s History Month by Attending Feminist Friday

Join us on Friday, March 27, as we discuss Women’s History Month at Feminist Friday.

Posted on 3/26/2015 1:10:31 PM

Women’s History Month Honored with Women in the Military: A Student Panel

In honor of Women’s History Month, Women’s Programs, the Department of Military Science, and the Military Resource Center hosted “Women in the Military: A Student Panel,” on Tuesday, March 24, 2015.

Posted on 3/25/2015 1:26:23 PM

Participate In the 2015 #IUPTBTN Viral Video Challenge

Your organization can show its support of Take Back the Night and help increase the exposure of this event by challenging other organizations or campus departments to participate in the first-ever #IUPTBTN Viral Video Challenge.

Posted on 3/25/2015 11:24:39 AM

Money....Money....Money: $tart $mart Salary Negotiation Workshop Registration Open

Space is limited. Sign up for the Wednesday, April 22, $tart $mart workshop today!

Posted on 3/25/2015 11:05:52 AM

“Women in the Military” Panel Discussion

On Tuesday, March 24, in honor of Women’s History Month, Women’s Programs, the Department of Military Science, and the Military Resource Center will host a panel of female IUP students currently participating in the IUP Army ROTC program.

Posted on 3/19/2015 12:42:58 PM

“MAKERS: Women Who Make America” Documentary Screening

In honor of Women’s History Month, Women’s Programs will screen this documentary on Wednesday, March 25, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. in the HUB Delaware Room. A discussion will follow.

Posted on 3/19/2015 12:27:10 PM

Active Minds Annual Soup and Pottery Sale, March 25

The annual soup and pottery sale hosted by Active Minds will be held on Wednesday, March 25, 2015.

Posted on 3/17/2015 3:56:26 PM

REMINDER: Self-Care for Female Leaders Workshop - Tuesday, March 17

Attend the final Women’s Leadership Development Series workshop on Tuesday, March 17, 2015.

Posted on 3/4/2015 11:11:54 AM

Tai Chi Workshop Begins March 16

Pablo Mendoza will be teaching the first third of Cheng Man-Ch'ing (Zhang Manqing) Yang style Tai Chi Ch'uan (Taijiquan).

Posted on 3/2/2015 11:43:27 AM

Come to the CHWB Health Hut to receive your FREE Safe Spring Break Kit

Are you ready for spring break? Starting this week, visit the CHWB Health Hut to receive your FREE Safe Spring Break Kits for your spring break adventures. 

Posted on 3/1/2015 11:46:00 AM

Last Chance to Register for the Mindfulness Workshop on Friday, February 27

“Cultivating Awareness and Connection in a Distracted World” will be presented by Donald McCown of West Chester University on Friday, February 27, 2015.

Posted on 2/24/2015 12:57:30 PM

#Activism (WLDS Workshop)

Students, attend the Women’s Leadership Development Series (WLDS) workshop on Tuesday, February 24, 2015.

Posted on 2/20/2015 9:32:11 AM

KORU Mindfulness Course: Based on New Research from Duke University

Open your mind. Manage your stress. Learn mindfulness and meditation. This free course, consisting of four classes, is designed to help you calm and stabilize your mind, manage anxiety and stress, and, in general, help you to live a more fulfilling life.

Posted on 2/19/2015 11:22:11 AM

Guest Speaker Donald McCown: “A Mindful Campus”

A two-day workshop, February 27–28, focusing on “Cultivating Awareness and Connection in a Distracted World” will be presented by Donald McCown of West Chester University.

Posted on 2/19/2015 9:37:51 AM

Money, Money, Money: $tart $mart Salary Negotiation Workshop

$tart $mart, an interactive workshop designed to give college women the confidence and skills they need to earn fair compensation, will be presented on Saturday, February 21.

Posted on 2/17/2015 11:05:22 AM

“Fitspo” and “Thinspiration”: Dine and Discuss at Feminist Friday

As part of Eating Disorder AWAREness Week, join us as we discuss “fitspo” and “thinspiration” on Friday, February 27.

Posted on 2/17/2015 10:17:38 AM

IUP Faculty: Encourage Your Students to Take the New Mindfulness Course

Open your mind. Manage your stress. Learn mindfulness and meditation. This free course, consisting of four classes in March and April, is designed to help you calm and stabilize your mind, manage anxiety and stress, and, in general, help you to live a more fulfilling life.

Posted on 2/16/2015 11:41:53 AM

Professional Development: A Mindful Campus - February 27–28

A two-day workshop focusing on “A Mindful Campus: Cultivating Awareness and Connection in a Distracted World” will be presented by Donald McCown of West Chester University.

Posted on 2/16/2015 11:26:40 AM

Mindfulness: Being a Reflective Leader (WLDS Workshop)

Attend the Women’s Leadership Development Series workshop on Tuesday, February 17.

Posted on 2/13/2015 9:59:43 AM

Sexual Responsibility AWAREness Tables

Valentine’s Day is approaching. If you’re short on cash, pick up free candy and condoms, and design your own button to give to a friend, roommate, or partner! February 11–13 in Stapleton Library.

Posted on 2/10/2015 8:39:14 AM

Feminist Friday Topic: Ferguson is a Feminist Issue, Too

Join us on Friday, February 13, as we discuss why Ferguson and the murder of black youth is a feminist issue.

Posted on 2/10/2015 8:17:13 AM

Last Week to Register for $tart $mart Salary Negotiation Workshop

$tart $mart, an interactive workshop designed to give college women the confidence and skills they need to earn fair compensation, takes place on Saturday, February 21.

Posted on 2/9/2015 1:46:04 PM

Women’s Leadership Development Series Workshop: Intersectionality and Leadership

Attend this workshop on Tuesday, February 10, to explore leadership and intersectionality, the study of intersections between forms or systems of oppression, domination, or discrimination.

Posted on 2/5/2015 3:06:11 PM

Mindful Campus Workshop: February 27–28

A two-day workshop focusing on “A Mindful Campus: Cultivating Awareness and Connection in a Distracted World” will be presented by Donald McCown of West Chester University.

Posted on 2/4/2015 3:49:42 PM

Dine and Discuss at Feminist Friday on February 13

Feminist Friday is a time to dine and discuss campus feminist issues. Faculty, staff, and students are welcome to attend, regardless of gender identity. 

Posted on 2/4/2015 1:55:51 PM

New Mindfulness Class Series Offered

Open your mind. Manage your stress. Learn mindfulness and meditation. This free course, consisting of four classes, is designed to help you calm and stabilize your mind, manage anxiety and stress, and, in general, help you to live a more fulfilling life.

Posted on 2/3/2015 2:00:22 PM

Tai Chi Classes, Spring 2015

Pablo Mendoza will teach the first third of Cheng Man-Ch'ing (Zhang Manqing) Yang style Tai Chi Ch'uan (Taijiquan) on March 16, 23, 30, April 6, and 13.

Posted on 2/2/2015 12:01:52 PM

Applications Accepted for the 2015 Women’s Leadership Award

IUP is proud to recognize women students who possess strong academic achievement, participate in cocurricular activities and/or community service, and demonstrate leadership skills.

Posted on 2/2/2015 12:01:37 PM

Women's Leadership Development Series Workshop: Where are the Women? Current State of Women in Politics

The Women's Leadership Development Series is program designed to assist students in developing leadership skills.

Posted on 2/2/2015 11:53:49 AM

Reminder: Working with Victims and Survivors of Stalking Panel

Join the Haven Project for the Stalking AWAREness Week program “Working with Victims and Survivors of Stalking” on Wednesday, January 28.

Posted on 1/26/2015 7:08:00 AM

Reminder: Women’s Leadership Development Series Interest Meeting

Attend the Women's Leadership Development Series Interest Meeting on Tuesday, January 27.

Posted on 1/26/2015 7:02:34 AM

Haven Project’s Stalking AWAREness Table at the Health Hut, Jan. 27–30

Stalking: It isn’t a joke. It isn’t romantic. It isn’t okay. Join the Haven Project in our campaign to help raise AWAREness against stalking by visiting the Stalking AWAREness table at the Health Hut.

Posted on 1/26/2015 6:57:16 AM

Dine and Discuss at Feminist Friday, January 30

Dine and discuss violence against women in popular culture at Feminist Friday during the Haven Project’s Stalking AWAREness Week.

Posted on 1/26/2015 6:47:45 AM

Coffee and Cookies with the Women’s Leadership Development Series

Faculty and staff are invited to attend “Coffee and Cookies” on Tuesday, January 27, to learn more about the Women’s Leadership Development Series, meet current/future participants, and learn about 2015 events.

Posted on 1/22/2015 12:00:39 PM

Attend the Spring Women’s Leadership Development Series Interest Meeting

Attend the Women’s Leadership Development Series interest meeting on Tuesday, January 27. Build your resume, network, and develop leadership skills.

Posted on 1/22/2015 11:54:39 AM

Graduating soon? Searching for jobs? It’s time to talk compensation…

This interactive workshop is designed to give college women the confidence and skills they need to earn fair compensation.

Posted on 1/22/2015 11:39:21 AM

The Mindful Campus: Cultivating Awareness and Connection in a Distracted World

This event, part of the Wellness Works program, takes place on Friday, February 27, 2015, in the Blue Room of Sutton Hall.

Posted on 1/21/2015 2:18:22 PM

“Working with Victims and Survivors of Stalking” Panel on January 28

Stalking isn’t a joke—it’s deadly serious. Attend this program to learn about stalking, the steps involved in prosecuting a stalking case, local resources, and ways to reduce your own risk.

Posted on 1/21/2015 9:28:33 AM

Save the Date: Coffee and Cookies with the Women’s Leadership Development Series

Attend “Coffee and Cookies” on January 27 to learn more about the Women’s Leadership Development Series, meet current/future participants, and learn about 2015 events. 

Posted on 12/18/2014 10:43:50 AM

$tart $mart Salary Negotiation Facilitator Training

In collaboration with AAUW, Women’s Programs, a part of the Center for Health and Well-Being, will host a $tart $mart Salary Negotiation Workshop Facilitator Training on Saturday, February 21, 2015.

Posted on 12/16/2014 9:24:44 AM

“Fire in the Blood” HIV/AIDS Documentary

The Indiana Cares Campaign presents this intricate tale of “medicine, monopoly, and malice” on Thursday, December 4. It’s a movie you don’t want to miss!

Posted on 12/2/2014 2:55:49 PM

HIV/AIDS AWAREness Table at Stapleton Library

Did you know that every 9.5 minutes, someone in the United States is infected with HIV? Visit the Health AWAREness table on Wednesday, December 3, to learn more.

Posted on 12/2/2014 2:46:14 PM

Tonight: Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force Speaker To Discuss His Experiences Living With HIV

35 million people worldwide are currently living with HIV/AIDS. Learn more about this disease at “Living with HIV,” an event sponsored by Health AWAREness.

Posted on 12/2/2014 2:24:07 PM

HIV/AIDS AWAREness Table At the Health Hut

Did you know that every 9.5 minutes, someone in the United States is infected with HIV? Visit the Health AWAREness table on Tuesday, December 2, to learn more.

Posted on 12/1/2014 1:40:05 PM

Registration for $tart $mart Salary Negotiation Workshop Ends This Week

Registration for $tart $mart, an interactive workshop designed to give college women the confidence and skills they need to earn fair compensation, ends on Wednesday, December 3.

Posted on 12/1/2014 10:03:21 AM

Reminder: Living With HIV Speaker on December 3

Attend “Living with HIV” on December 3 as Michael Hellman, an HIV/AIDS advocate and Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force speaker, discusses his experience.

Posted on 11/21/2014 3:53:29 PM

“Fire in the Blood” Movie Screening on Thursday, December 4

This is the story of how Western pharmaceutical companies and governments aggressively blocked access to low-cost AIDS drugs for the countries of Africa and the global south in the years after 1996, and the improbable group of people who decided to fight back.

Posted on 11/21/2014 3:12:52 PM

Don’t Forget: Wear Red for World AIDS Day

Wear red, the color for HIV/AIDS Awareness, on Monday, December 1, to honor World AIDS Day 2014.

Posted on 11/20/2014 4:29:45 PM

2014 Love Your Body Poster Contest Winner

Health AWAREness congratulates Lauren Ravoira, the winner of the 2014 Love Your Body Poster Contest.

Posted on 11/20/2014 10:32:21 AM

Living With HIV: Hear One Man’s Story

Attend “Living with HIV” at 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 3 as Michael Hellman, an HIV/AIDS advocate and Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force speaker, discusses his experience living with HIV. This event is part of HIV/AIDS AWAREness week, December 1–5.

Posted on 11/18/2014 8:56:00 AM

Going Home for Break? Bring Red Clothing Back!

IUP will celebrate World AIDS Day on Monday, December 1, 2014. You can show your support by wearing red.

Posted on 11/17/2014 12:25:52 PM

Reminder: Sleep Workshop This Wednesday

Come to the Counseling Center’s workshop on sleep this Wednesday, November 19.

Posted on 11/17/2014 9:55:43 AM

Webinar: Poverty and HIV

This webinar on Tuesday, November 18 will cover specific issues related to the intersection of poverty and HIV in rural Appalachian settings.

Posted on 11/14/2014 2:03:48 PM

Forget About November—It’s Movember!

Visit the Movember AWAREness table in the Library on Monday, November 17, to learn more about what Movember means and to get educated about men’s health issues.

Posted on 11/14/2014 11:24:22 AM

World AIDS Day On Monday, December 1

Celebrate World AIDS Day 2014 by participating in campus events geared towards raising awareness about HIV/AIDS.

Posted on 11/14/2014 9:40:09 AM

Registration Open: $tart $mart Salary Negotiation Workshop

Attend this workshop on Thursday, December 4, to learn what the wage gap means to you, learn what your salary and benefits should be, and practice salary negotiation skill-building.

Posted on 11/12/2014 9:28:40 AM

Volunteer To Inspire Others To Love Their Body

Volunteer with Health AWAREness to spread body positivity across campus during Love Your Body week, November 10–14.

Posted on 11/10/2014 1:09:36 PM

Reminder: Mindful Writing Workshop This Friday

A Mindful Writing Workshop with Dan Weinstein will take place this Friday, November 14, from 2:00–4:00 p.m.

Posted on 11/10/2014 10:14:43 AM

Tibetan Buddhist Teacher Lama Kathy Wesley to Present Lectures on Meditation

Visiting Tibetan Buddhist teacher Lama Kathy Wesley will present a series of talks on meditational practices that enhance health and well-being on November 21–23.

Posted on 11/10/2014 10:03:04 AM

Start a Revolution by Loving Yourself!

Join Health AWAREness peer educators and participate in Love Your Body week at IUP starting Monday, November 10.

Posted on 11/7/2014 1:30:47 PM

Mindful Writing Workshop, November 14

This workshop combines two activities: mindfulness meditation and short writing exercises that encourage students to encounter source materials with empathy and compassion.

Posted on 11/7/2014 11:48:01 AM

Spring 2015 Feminist Friday Dates

It’s not too early to put the spring 2015 Feminist Friday dates on your calendar. Feminist Friday is a time to dine and discuss campus feminist issues.

Posted on 11/7/2014 11:04:14 AM

Love Your Body Week Kick-Off With a Movie On Body Image and the Media

Love Your Body Week is November 10–14, 2014. View the movie “Killing Us Softly 4,” and join the discussion group afterwards.

Posted on 11/5/2014 12:03:18 PM

Last Free Vinyassa Yoga Session of the Semester

Vinyassa Flow Yoga, all levels, will be offered in a free class, Tuesday, November 4.

Posted on 10/31/2014 11:05:06 AM

Don’t Miss the Final Feminist Friday of the Fall Semester

Feminist Friday is a time to dine and discuss campus feminist issues. Faculty, staff, and students are welcome to attend, regardless of gender identity, on October 31 as we dine and discuss Halloween and the sexualization of girls and women.

Posted on 10/27/2014 12:29:30 PM

Weekly Meditation Sittings on Wednesdays

Join us for weekly meditation sittings on Wednesdays in Suites on Maple East, room 402.


Posted on 10/24/2014 11:23:00 AM

Reminder: Free Vinyassa Yoga on Tuesday

Attend a free Vinyassa Yoga session on Tuesday, October 28, 2014.

Posted on 10/24/2014 11:12:28 AM

Save the Date! 2015 Take Back the Night March and Speak Out

Save the date for IUP’s Take Back the Night March and Speak Out, April 15, 2015.

Posted on 10/22/2014 11:30:25 AM

Take a Minute, and Plant a Memory

Plant a tulip or daffodil in the Healing Garden in memory or support of a loved one on Wednesday, October 22, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. in the courtyard of Wallwork Hall.

Posted on 10/21/2014 10:16:18 AM

Plant a Bulb This Wednesday In Memory or Support

Plant a bulb in memory or in support of a loved one at the Healing Garden on Wednesday, October 22, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the courtyard of Wallwork Hall.

Posted on 10/20/2014 12:18:06 PM

Reminder: Free Vinyassa Flow Yoga

Free Vinyassa Flow Yoga

Posted on 10/20/2014 10:53:03 AM

Sign Up for the Mindful Writing Workshop

Learn how the compassionate, contemplative practice of reading and writing can help you read, think, and write with greater depth, sensitivity, and meaning. November 14.

Posted on 10/20/2014 10:42:49 AM

Final Feminist Friday of the Fall Semester

Put the final Feminist Friday of the fall semester on your calendar today!

Posted on 10/17/2014 10:18:54 AM

#ThisIsWhatAFeministLooksLike

Dress in your favorite feminist costume and join the conversation at Feminist Friday, October 31.

Posted on 10/17/2014 9:56:14 AM

Reminder: Tai Chi Workshop

A Tai Chi session with Pablo Mendoza will take place on Saturday, October 18, starting at 9:00 a.m.

Posted on 10/15/2014 10:20:38 AM

The Healing Garden: Rescheduled

Mark your calendar for next Wednesday, October 22, (weather permitting) to plant a bulb in the Healing Garden in memory or support of a loved one.

Posted on 10/14/2014 1:31:22 PM

October Is Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Learn the Facts

The Haven Project peer educators will host an awareness table about domestic violence on Wednesday, October 15, in Stapleton Library.

Posted on 10/14/2014 1:21:32 PM

Bring Domestic Violence to Light: Candlelight Vigil in the Oak Grove

There will be a candlelight vigil in the Oak Grove on Thursday, October 16, for domestic violence awareness in remembrance of those who lost their lives to intimate partner violence.

Posted on 10/14/2014 11:33:23 AM

Planting of the Healing Garden, October 14

Come plant a bulb next Tuesday in memory or in support of a loved one at the Healing Garden in the courtyard of Wallwork Hall.

Posted on 10/8/2014 11:45:07 AM

Concerned About a Friend? It’s OK to Break the Ice

Step Up! and talk about your concerns during Active Bystander week, October 6–10.

Posted on 10/8/2014 10:45:34 AM

Be an Active Bystander, and Know How to Help

Kick off Active Bystander Intervention AWAREness Week 2014 with the Haven Project by visiting our AWAREness Table on Monday, October 6.

Posted on 10/2/2014 12:25:01 PM

Reminder: Meditation Sitting in Room 402

Kim Weiner will host a meditation session in Room 402 at the Suites on Maple East every Wednesday this semester from 12:15 to 12:55 p.m.

Posted on 9/29/2014 11:23:39 AM

Turn the Red Zone Green and Learn What You Can Do to End Sexual Violence

The Haven Project will host a violence prevention program on Wednesday, October 1, during the Center for Student Life’s Own It! Week.

Posted on 9/26/2014 10:11:16 AM

Come Visit the RAINN Day Visual Display

Visit the RAINN Day display in the Oak Grove today, September 25, 8:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Posted on 9/24/2014 11:24:47 AM

Gear Up for RAINN Day, Thursday, September 25

The IUP Haven Project will have a table in the Oak Grove (weather permitting) in support of RAINN Day.

Posted on 9/23/2014 9:47:47 AM

Chalk the Walks to Show Your Support of Survivors

Enjoy the end of summer with a favorite seasonal past-time—chalking the walk for RAINN Day! 

Posted on 9/22/2014 12:42:06 PM

Promote Peace With the Interfaith Council

Join the Interfaith Council’s peace circle on September 22 at 4:30 p.m. in the Oak Grove to show your commitment to promoting peace on our campus.

Posted on 9/18/2014 11:40:54 AM

IUPeace Pledge: Have You Pledged Yet?

On September 22, 2014, all completed peace pledges will be displayed in a large-scale mural in the Oak Grove.

Posted on 9/16/2014 12:32:00 PM

Informational Meeting About Volunteering for RAINN Day

Join the Haven Project peer educators on Wednesday, September 17, to find out how you can volunteer for RAINN Day.

Posted on 9/15/2014 11:57:03 AM

Discussion of Domestic Violence/Ray Rice Assault Case: Location Changed

The location of this program on September 16 has been changed to Keith Hall, Room 130. 

Posted on 9/15/2014 11:46:51 AM

Haven Project Peer Educators to Facilitate Discussion on Domestic Violence and the Ray Rice Assault Case

Share your views and hear the opinions of others in a safe and supportive environment on Tuesday, September 16.

Posted on 9/12/2014 11:28:30 AM

Take a Pledge for Peace: Participate in the #IUPeacePledge

The IUP Interfaith Council invites you to take a pledge for peace in recognition of the United Nations’ International Peace Day, September 22.

Posted on 9/10/2014 9:53:12 AM

Support Survivors of Violence by Participating in RAINN Day 2014

RAINN Day, on September 25, is IUP’s way of educating the campus community about sexual violence while showing support to survivors of violence.

Posted on 9/8/2014 12:12:56 PM

Interest Meeting for Women’s Leadership Development Series

Build your resume, network, and develop leadership skills through the Women's Leadership Development Series.

Posted on 9/8/2014 11:33:31 AM

All Levels Vinyasa Flow Yoga

Rachel Griffo leads this class that focuses on alignment, strength, and flexibility to work towards linking postures, building heat, and detoxifying the body through movement. Open to students, faculty, and staff.

Posted on 9/8/2014 10:28:09 AM

Tai Chi with Pablo Mendoza

This workshop is open to IUP undergraduates! Saturday, October 18, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Posted on 9/3/2014 11:07:55 AM

Get Involved: Attend the Women’s Leadership Development Series Welcome Reception

Looking for opportunities to get involved on campus? Plan to attend the Women’s Leadership Development Series Welcome Reception on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.

Posted on 8/27/2014 5:21:24 PM

Dine and Discuss at First Feminist Friday of the Semester

Don’t miss the first Feminist Friday of the semester! Feminist Friday is a time to dine and discuss campus feminist issues. Faculty, staff, and students are welcome to attend, regardless of gender identity.

Posted on 8/23/2014 5:42:16 PM

Ice Cream Social Sponsored by IUP Interfaith Council

Free ice cream social sponsored by IUP Interfaith Council. Meet campus ministers, religious organizations, and local church representatives.

Posted on 8/20/2014 10:48:43 AM

Women’s Leadership Development Series Holds Welcome Reception

Plan to attend the Women’s Leadership Development Series Welcome Reception on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.

Posted on 8/14/2014 1:12:14 PM

Save the Dates: Health AWAREness and Haven Project Fall Events

Please encourage your students to participate in some of these Health AWAREness and Haven Project events this fall.

Posted on 8/1/2014 2:35:09 PM

Today’s the Day: Healing Garden Memorial Service

Please join us Tuesday, April 29, from 12:30–1:00 p.m. at the Healing Garden to remember IUP students, staff, and faculty who have recently passed away.

Posted on 4/28/2014 1:15:30 PM

Don’t Forget: Healing Garden Memorial Service

Please join us at the Healing Garden on Tuesday, April 29, 12:30 p.m.–1:00 p.m., in remembering IUP students, staff, and faculty who have recently passed away.

Posted on 4/25/2014 12:31:14 PM

Join Us, Rain or Shine: Healing Garden Memorial Service

The Interfaith Council will offer a memorial service on Tuesday, April 29, from 12:30–1:00 p.m. at the Healing Garden located in the Wallwork courtyard.

Posted on 4/23/2014 2:30:30 PM

Dine and Discuss at the Final Feminist Friday of the Spring Semester – Friday, April 25, 2014

Feminist Friday is a time to dine and discuss campus feminist issues. On Friday, April 25, 2014, join us for the final luncheon of the Spring Semester.

Posted on 4/18/2014 1:10:22 PM

Half-Hour Nutrition Workshops You Don’t Want to Miss

Take advantage of four half-hour workshops and learn everything from the different types of fat in your diet to the calories in alcohol to portion distortion!

Posted on 4/18/2014 12:48:59 PM

Don’t Forget: Nutrition Workshops, Tuesday

Come to Nutrition Connection’s workshops this Tuesday to learn about nutrition label information and maintaining a healthy breakfast in the dorms.

Posted on 4/14/2014 12:45:02 PM

Lavender Graduation: Register

Students wishing to participate in the fourth annual Lavender Graduation must register online by April 18, 2014.

Posted on 4/10/2014 10:05:06 AM

Lavender Graduation: Save the Date

Lavender Graduation will be held on Thursday, April 24, 2014, in the PNC Room at the Kovalchick Athletic and Convention Complex.

Posted on 4/7/2014 2:00:57 PM

Equal Pay Day is Tuesday. Wear Red to Support!

Wear red on Equal Pay Day, April 8, to symbolize how far women and minorities are “in the red” with their pay!

Posted on 4/4/2014 1:07:00 PM

Thanks for Playing Equal Pay Day Trivia!

Thanks for playing Equal Pay Day Trivia! We look forward to playing again next year!

Posted on 4/3/2014 8:40:54 AM

Islamic Awareness Day at IUP

This event is an attempt to correct the misconceptions about Islam and Muslims and people who come from Arab and Muslim culture. Tuesday, April 8.

Posted on 4/2/2014 10:04:14 AM

Fill in the Blank to Win an Equal Pay Day Prize

Test your fair pay “cents” and win an Equal Pay Day Prize!

Posted on 3/28/2014 12:39:40 PM

Registration Open for $tart $mart Salary Negotiation Workshop

An interactive workshop designed to give college women the confidence and skills they need to earn fair compensation. Tuesday, April 8.

Posted on 3/25/2014 8:43:12 AM

Don’t Forget: Dine and Discuss Feminist Communication and Mindful Listening at Feminist Friday, March 28

Feminist Friday is a time to dine and discuss campus feminist issues. Join us for an informal discussion on feminist communication and mindful listening.

Posted on 3/24/2014 12:29:27 PM

Dine and Discuss Feminist Communication and Mindful Listening at Feminist Friday, March 28

Join us for an informal discussion on feminist communication and mindful listening. Faculty, staff, and students are welcome to attend, regardless of gender identity.

Posted on 3/10/2014 12:28:33 PM

Don’t Forget: Dine and Discuss Intersectional Feminism at Feminist Friday, February 28

Join SAGE (Students Advocating Gender Equality) this Friday for an informal discussion on intersectional feminism. Faculty, staff, and students are welcome to attend, regardless of gender identity.

Posted on 2/25/2014 12:12:07 PM

New Group Meditation Sittings Start This Week

Meditation sittings for the spring will be offered on Mondays from 6:15–7:00 p.m. and Wednesdays from 4:15–5:00 p.m.

Posted on 2/24/2014 1:10:53 PM

Six O'Clock Series With Meditation Practitioner Jake Gibbs

The Mindfulness Living Learning Community is sponsoring the Six O’Clock Series event “The Mindful Way to Study” on Monday, March 3.

Posted on 2/24/2014 1:00:23 PM

Mindfulness Days: Only One More Workshop!

There is still one more mindfulness workshop this spring on Friday, March 7. This workshop is for IUP faculty, staff, graduate students, and community members.

Posted on 2/21/2014 1:36:52 PM

Dine and Discuss Intersectional Feminism at Feminist Friday, February 28

On February 28, join SAGE (Students Advocating Gender Equality) for an informal discussion on intersectional feminism. Faculty, staff, and students are welcome to attend, regardless of gender identity.

Posted on 2/17/2014 1:03:00 PM

Women’s Leadership Award Application Deadline Approaching

Applications are now being accepted for the 2014 Women’s Leadership Award. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to recognize our female student leaders.

Posted on 2/14/2014 12:49:51 PM

Make Your Own Valentine at the Health Hut

The Health Hut will have a Valentine Station on February 13 and 14 where students can make a free Valentine’s Day Grab Bag.

Posted on 2/12/2014 1:20:36 PM

Valentine’s Health Table

On Wednesday, February 12, 2014, Health AWAREness and the Haven Project will be tabling at the library from noon until 3:00 p.m., handing out Valentine’s Day condoms, candy, and chocolate roses. 

Posted on 2/10/2014 1:57:00 PM

February is American Heart Health Month

Find out what services the CHWB offers to support heart health.

Posted on 2/7/2014 12:29:21 PM

Don't Forget: Dine and Discuss at Feminist Friday

Remember, the first Feminist Friday of the semester takes place on Friday, January 31.

Posted on 1/28/2014 10:04:46 AM

Dine and Discuss at Feminist Friday, January 31

Feminist Friday is a time to dine and discuss campus feminist issues. Faculty, staff, and students are welcome to attend.

Posted on 1/22/2014 1:48:22 PM

Don’t Let the Break Stop Your Workout!

Zink Gym and the pool will still be open three times a week during winter break for your workout needs.

Posted on 12/10/2013 10:34:39 AM

Don’t Forget to Wear Red for World AIDS Day

IUP will celebrate World AIDS Day on Tuesday, December 3, 2013. You can show your support by wearing red.

Posted on 11/27/2013 10:29:41 AM

Going Home for Break? Bring Back Red Clothing!

IUP will celebrate World AIDS Day on Tuesday, December 3, 2013. You can show your support by wearing red.

Posted on 11/15/2013 11:25:45 AM

World AIDS Day Acknowledged on December 1

On December 1, 2013, people around the world, including members of the IUP community, will acknowledge World AIDS Day.

Posted on 11/15/2013 11:18:18 AM

Today is the Last Day to Register for the Undergraduate Mindfulness Workshop!

Don’t miss out on the chance to learn valuable stress management exercises before the end of the semester. Attend the Undergraduate Mindfulness Workshop, to be held this Friday, November 15. Registration closes Wednesday!

Posted on 11/12/2013 10:14:12 AM

Last Chance to Register for Mindfulness Workshop!

The Undergraduate Mindfulness Workshop is this Friday from 6:00–9:00 p.m. Register by Wednesday to attend!

Posted on 11/11/2013 10:33:45 AM

Valuable Stress Management Workshop

Learn techniques to manage end of the semester stress! Come to the Undergraduate Mindfulness Workshop on Friday, November 15, 2013.

Posted on 11/7/2013 10:59:43 AM

Learn How to Manage Stress!

The Undergraduate Mindfulness Workshop will have two sessions to help you manage your stress and learn how to relax on Friday, November 15. Registration is required.

Posted on 11/6/2013 10:53:46 AM

Meditation and Mindful Reading and Writing

The Undergraduate Mindfulness Workshop will have two sessions to help you manage your stress and learn how to relax on Friday, November 15.

Posted on 11/5/2013 9:56:59 AM

Relaxation for Undergrads!

Learn valuable meditation exercises at the Undergraduate Mindfulness Workshop on Friday, November 15, 2013, from 6:00–9:00 p.m. in Wallwork, G98. Register by e-mail.

Posted on 11/4/2013 11:12:22 AM