Community Events

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Tuesday, February 09, 2016

Exhibit: 2016 MFA Thesis Exhibitions

Kipp, Annex, University Museum, Sprowls and Sutton Halls

The Lively Arts

Shown across three venues—University Museum, Kipp Gallery, and Kipp Annex—Master of Fine Arts students from the Department of Art exhibit art work from across all media. This exhibit runs from February 6 through March 4, 2016.

Free Admission.  

University Museum Regular Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday: 2:00–6:30 p.m., Thursday: 12:00–7:30 p.m., and Saturday: 12:00–4:00 p.m.

Kipp and Annex Galleries Regular Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 12:00-4:00 p.m.  

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Ovations: Drum TAO—Seventeen Samurai

Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center

The Lively Arts

Drum TAO: Seventeen Samurai will bring to Fisher Auditorium athleticism, humor, and contemporary costumes combined with explosive Taiko drumming and innovative choreography. “It’s not just a concert. It’s a powerful show full of energy and emotion,” raves Life! Magazine.

Tickets are available beginning January 5, 2016, by visiting the IUP HUB Box Office on Pratt Drive, by calling 724-357-1313, or by ordering online. Regular: $40; Discounted for seniors or groups of 15 or more: $34; and I-Card holders, students, and children: $18.

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Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Is there a problem with interracial relationships?  Are they ok or not ok depending on the race, gender, and/or sexual orientation of the individuals in the relationship?  The African American Cultural Center invites you to come share your experiences and talk about this issue.

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Fine Arts Day provides an opportunity for high school and transfer students who have applied to IUP to audition or present an art portfolio for acceptance into the departments of Art, Music, or Theater and Dance.

Concert: IUP Percussion Ensemble—Intensity

Gorell Recital Hall, Second Floor Sutton Hall

The Lively Arts

Under the direction of Michael Kingan, this concert features chamber compositions for percussion instruments. Free Admission.  

Live Stream Link: Intensity — IUP Percussion Ensemble

Monday, February 15, 2016

Water Drive for Flint, Mich. through March 31

African American Cultural Center, B-23 Delaney Hall

African American Cultural Center

The citizens of Flint, Mich., are facing a serious water crisis and need our help through this crisis.  Please help the African American Cultural Center as we collect water and money donations for the community of Flint.  We anticipate making a service trip to deliver the water and money donations to families in Flint (Tentatively scheduled for April 2, 2016).  If you are interested in the service trip or aiding in the promotion of this event, please contact Nancy Nkumsah (nnkumsah@iup.edu).

If you are ready to apply to IUP for the fall 2016 semester, consider attending a Decision Day, where you can apply and learn your admissions decision* on the same day.  

*Note: Students applying to the Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology major will not receive admission decisions on Decision Day. Please read the FAQ section for more information

Black History Month, February 1-29, 2016

African American Cultural Center, B-23 Delaney Hall

African American Cultural Center

Stop in to the African American Cultural Center located in B-23 Delaney Hall and add us on Twitter @IUP_AACC and Instagram @IUPAACC (use #IUPBHM) to receive information about famous African American people in history throughout Black History Month.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Exhibit: 2016 MFA Thesis Exhibitions

Kipp, Annex, University Museum, Sprowls and Sutton Halls

The Lively Arts

Shown across three venues—University Museum, Kipp Gallery, and Kipp Annex—Master of Fine Arts students from the Department of Art exhibit art work from across all media. This exhibit runs from February 6 through March 4, 2016.

Free Admission.  

University Museum Regular Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday: 2:00–6:30 p.m., Thursday: 12:00–7:30 p.m., and Saturday: 12:00–4:00 p.m.

Kipp and Annex Galleries Regular Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 12:00-4:00 p.m.  

More information about this event

Business Seminar: The First Step

Eberly College of Business and Information Technology, Suite 108

Eberly College of Business and Information Technology

Have you always had a dream to start your own business but didn’t know where to start?

This workshop will help aspiring entrepreneurs to begin the process of successful business ownership including evaluating business ideas, developing a business plan, and exploring financing options. The cost is $15, but the fee is waived for veterans and the unemployed. For more information call 724-357-7915 or e-mail iup-sbdc@iup.edu. To register, visit the IUP Small Business Development Center Seminars online store.

Faculty Recital: Christian Dickinson, trombone

Gorell Recital Hall, Second Floor Sutton Hall

The Lively Arts

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