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Calendar Year 2016 Recycling Totals

The Recycling Office is pleased to report recycling totals for calendar year 2016.

Posted on 1/30/2017 2:34:33 PM

November 2016 Recycling Totals

The Recycling Office reports on the items that were recycled in November 2016. Please help us continue to increase our recycling numbers.

Posted on 12/6/2016 10:01:15 AM

October 2016 Recycling Totals

The Recycling Office is pleased to report that a total of 17,750 pounds of trash was recycled during the month of October 2016.

Posted on 11/16/2016 9:37:36 AM

Fire Drills: Fall 2016

IUP is required by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to perform one fire drill per building per semester during normal times of occupancy. A fire drill represents an emergency situation; therefore, they will be unannounced. Here are actions to follow when the building fire alarm sounds.

Posted on 8/10/2016 1:46:27 PM

Employee Fire Extinguisher Training, August 22 and 23

Free training is offered to all IUP employees on the proper use of portable fire extinguishers on Monday, August 22, and Tuesday, August 23.

Posted on 8/10/2016 1:32:36 PM

Recycling Audit, December 2

The IUP Recycling Committee will hold a Recycling Audit on Wednesday, December 2, at 1:15 p.m. behind the Miller Stadium home side of the bleachers. Volunteer participants are needed.

Posted on 11/19/2015 1:30:35 PM

IUP Seeks Your Feedback on Facilities Management

The Office of Facilities Management is soliciting feedback regarding campus condition, your general satisfaction with our services, and our work order process and performance.

Posted on 10/14/2015 10:07:30 AM

Employee Fire Extinguisher Training Continues

IUP employees are invited to free training sessions on the proper use of portable fire extinguishers. The sessions will be held in the Robertshaw parking lot. All materials will be provided.

Posted on 8/12/2015 11:27:15 AM

2014–15 Priority Snow Removal and Winter Accessibility

In preparation for the winter season, the Snow Removal Priority Plan has been reviewed and updated.

Posted on 11/21/2014 1:45:43 PM

Fire Drills: Fall 2014

The Environmental Health and Safety Department, along with the Department of Public Safety, will conduct unannounced fire drills throughout campus during the next several weeks.

Posted on 8/25/2014 10:37:42 AM

Employee Fire Extinguisher Training, August 18

Free training is offered to all IUP employees on the proper use of portable fire extinguishers on Monday, August 18, at 9:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. in the Robertshaw Parking Lot.

Posted on 8/4/2014 1:05:04 PM

New Handicapped Access Route Due to Sutton Circle Reconfiguration

Because of the closing of South Drive to reconfigure the Sutton Hall service area, the driving route for handicapped access to Sutton’s north entrance (in the Oak Grove) has been changed.

Posted on 5/14/2014 9:23:46 AM

Fire Drills: Spring 2014

The Environmental Health and Safety Department will conduct unannounced fire drills throughout campus during the next several weeks.

Posted on 3/28/2014 9:52:39 AM

Limited Electrical Outage

In order to enable repairs to the campus electric distribution system, there will be an electric outage on March 18 starting at 4:00 a.m.

Posted on 3/13/2014 9:12:37 AM

Take Measures to Protect IUP Facilities During Extreme Cold

Low temperatures not only stress the human element, but also the mechanical systems we rely on to protect the physical assets of the university—our buildings and equipment. You can help ensure the safety of your environment with a few simple steps.

Posted on 1/21/2014 2:14:54 PM

Physical Disability Accessibility

Anyone with physical disabilities experiencing problems navigating around university construction sites may request assistance.

Posted on 1/13/2014 10:23:43 AM

Recycling Audit

The IUP Recycling Committee will perform a recycling audit on Wednesday, November 6, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. behind Miller Stadium.

Posted on 11/4/2013 1:44:19 PM

IUP to Provide Training Facility for Indiana Fire Association

On Saturday, October 12, 2013, members of the Indiana Fire Association will descend upon McCarthy Hall to partake in high-rise firefighting training designed to give hands-on experience with organized hose distribution in a multistory building.

Posted on 10/10/2013 11:43:45 AM

Fire Drills: Fall 2013

The Environmental Health and Safety Department will conduct unannounced fire drills throughout campus during the next several weeks.

Posted on 8/21/2013 10:39:25 AM

Fire Extinguisher Training Reminder

Training on the proper use of portable fire extinguishers is scheduled for August 13 and August 15, 2013, for IUP employees. Sign up now!

Posted on 8/2/2013 9:46:04 AM

Construction Alert: Crimson Cafe

Construction for the Crimson Cafe begins on Thursday, July 25, when a fence will be erected around the work site.

Posted on 7/18/2013 11:13:56 AM

Fire Extinguisher Training

The IUP Office of Environmental Health and Safety will conduct training for IUP employees on the proper use of portable fire extinguishers. Training will be held on August 13 and August 15, 2013.

Posted on 7/12/2013 8:37:00 AM

Construction Alert: July 15

Beginning July 15, 2013, the intersection of 11th and Grant streets will be closed to accommodate the steam line replacement along 11th Street.

Posted on 7/5/2013 10:05:03 AM

Construction Alert

Beginning June 17 mid-July 2013, the intersection of 11th and Grant streets will be closed for approximately three weeks to accommodate a steam line replacement.

Posted on 5/17/2013 12:56:31 PM

Construction Bulletin

As promised earlier this year, construction and other annual maintenance will begin immediately following Commencement.

Posted on 5/7/2013 2:42:54 PM

Fire Drills: Spring 2013

The Environmental Health and Safety Department, along with the Department of Public Safety, will conduct unannounced fire drills throughout campus during the next several weeks.

Posted on 4/4/2013 2:08:19 PM

IUP Announces Fleet Transition Program

IUP will begin to phase-out its auto fleet beginning on June 30, 2013, when the oldest, highest-mileage fleet vehicles will be retired from the fleet.

Posted on 3/12/2013 11:13:29 AM

Presentations on 2013 and 2014 Construction Projects to Be Offered in February

The Facilities Management Department has scheduled a series of presentations to announce upcoming construction projects.

Posted on 2/4/2013 10:02:37 AM

Annual Life-Cycle Maintenance Dates Set for 2013

Facilities Operations has scheduled the 2013 Life-Cycle Maintenance for campus for May 19–26. During this time, preventative maintenance will be performed on the steam distribution system serving campus.

Posted on 10/26/2012 12:35:06 PM

Climate Control in Buildings

The University Energy Office reminds the university community that the majority of IUP’s buildings operate on a limited and reduced climate control schedule during weekends and holidays. This method of finite operation reduces energy consumption and lowers utility costs for the university.

Posted on 8/28/2012 10:08:15 AM

Fire Drills: Fall 2012

The Environmental Health and Safety Department, along with the Department of Public Safety, will conduct unannounced fire drills throughout campus during the next several weeks.

Posted on 8/28/2012 9:25:00 AM

Fire Drills: Spring 2012

The Environmental Health and Safety Department, along with the Department of Public Safety, will be conducting unannounced fire drills throughout campus during the next several weeks.

Posted on 3/23/2012 10:42:06 AM

Summer 2012 Construction Projects

To receive details in order to coordinate your plans with our construction projects, you may wish to attend a presentation scheduled for February 29 at 1:30 p.m. in Sutton Hall, room 202.

Posted on 2/24/2012 2:37:14 PM

Fall Driving Hazards

IUP and PennDot have issued a news release reminding motorists of fall driving hazards and to use caution while driving.

Posted on 10/24/2011 9:45:09 AM

Pennsylvania Indoor Clean Air Act

In June 2008, Governor Rendell signed the Pennsylvania Indoor Clean Air Act to become effective in September of the same year. The buildings on the IUP campus are covered by this bill; therefore, smoking is prohibited in all areas of all buildings on campus.

Posted on 10/14/2011 10:33:55 AM

Active Capital Projects Updated, September 2011

The list of Active Capital Projects on the Facilities Management website has been updated. This list is designed to give the reader a summary of active work being performed by the Facilities Management Department.

Posted on 9/28/2011 8:38:38 AM

Fire Drills: September 2011

The Environmental Health and Safety Department, along with the Department of Public Safety, will be conducting unannounced fire drills throughout campus during the next several weeks.

Posted on 8/29/2011 12:52:10 PM

Moving Beyond Energy Expectations

Near the end of 2009, a major energy-saving and conservation initiative was completed at IUP. Savings in 2010 exceeded the $1-million projection by $185,165—a total savings approximately 12 percent above the original projection.

Posted on 6/28/2011 11:52:32 AM

New Recycling Bins at IUP

IUP is getting brand-new recycling bins with the start of the Spring 2011 semester.

Posted on 1/11/2011 11:47:44 AM

Active Capital Projects, 2010

The list of Active Capital Projects on the Facilities Management website has been updated. This list is designed to give the reader a summary of active work being performed by the Facilities Management Department.

Posted on 11/15/2010 11:07:56 AM

Geletka and Wooten Present on Changes in IUP’s Capital Planning and Facilities Operations Processes

Mark Geletka and Cornelius Wooten presented ”Beyond Benchmarking” at the sixtieth annual conference of the Eastern Region of APPA (the Association of Higher Education Facilities Officers) in Pittsburgh, October 3–6, 2010.

Posted on 10/7/2010 1:42:15 PM

Fire Drills: September 2010

The Environmental Health and Safety Department, along with the Department of Public Safety, will be conducting unannounced fire drills throughout campus during the next several weeks.

Posted on 8/27/2010 10:04:56 AM

Construction Activity on Campus, June 2010

Appearing on the Facilities Management website is a list and description of active capital projects intended to give the reader a summary of active work being performed by the Facilities Management Department.

Posted on 6/23/2010 9:42:25 AM

Unannounced Fire Drills

The Environmental Health and Safety office, along with the Office of Public Safety, will conduct unannounced fire drills throughout campus during the next several weeks.

Posted on 4/6/2010 1:52:09 PM

Indiana Borough Sanitation Line Replacement

Indiana Borough has set revised construction dates for the sanitation line replacement project under 12th Street, near Zink Hall.

Posted on 3/30/2010 3:39:07 PM

Construction Activity on Campus

Appearing on the Facilities Management website is a list and description of Active Capital Projects intended to give the reader a summary of active work being performed by the Facilities Management Department.

Posted on 3/19/2010 1:18:20 PM

Annual Life Cycle Maintenance 2010 (Scheduled Electric and Steam Outage)

This alert is to notify all of our campus community that the annual Life Cycle Maintenance for the IUP main campus for 2010 is scheduled for May 9 through May 16, 2010. Please plan your events based on this schedule.

Posted on 12/9/2009 12:06:49 PM

Recycling Your Old IUP Directories

As a team, we can save 4.21 tons of paper each year if we recycle the 9,000 old IUP directories. Put your old directory into any designated bin for newspapers or stack them on the floor next to your nearest office paper collection container. (You no longer need to remove the covers.)

Posted on 10/28/2009 2:24:19 PM

Conducting Unannounced Fire Drills

The Environmental Health and Safety Office, along with the Office of Public Safety, will be conducting unannounced fire drills throughout campus during the next several weeks. IUP is required by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to perform one drill per building per semester during normal times of occupancy.

Posted on 10/2/2009 2:49:45 PM

Fisher Auditorium to Receive Facelift

Starting Monday, July 6, 2009, work will begin to replace all windows in Fisher Auditorium with new, energy-efficient windows. In addition, all external doors will be stripped of lead-based paint, repaired, and repainted.

Posted on 7/1/2009 12:18:37 PM

Pedestrian Safety Awareness Campaign Kicks Off in Indiana Borough Rescheduled 6-24-09 11:00 AM

Rescheduled from 6/17 to 6/24

PennDOT District 10, in partnership with the Indiana Borough Police Department, will kick off a Pedestrian Safety Awareness Campaign at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 17, 2009, on Philadelphia Street in Indiana, Pa., educating pedestrians on the new signal system.

Posted on 6/15/2009 12:22:46 PM

Preserving Pedestrian Safety and Comfort in the Oak Grove

While certain motor vehicles must access the Oak Grove on occasion to address maintenance needs, remember that the Oak Grove is a pedestrian area and only authorized vehicles are permitted.

Posted on 6/11/2009 1:56:58 PM

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