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Adopt a Game and Show your Support for IUP

It’s basketball season! This is a great team-building opportunity for student groups/organizations and departments. Teams with the highest participation will get bragging rights and a prize that will be awarded at the end of the season.

Posted on 11/15/2016 9:06:23 AM

Slideshow Honoring Veterans on Display at Military and Veterans Resource Center

This slideshow was put together by Michael Oquendo, Indiana University of Pennsylvania student and president of the Student Veterans Organization, as a tribute to veterans who are close to the hearts of IUP students, faculty, and staff.

Posted on 11/10/2016 2:30:50 PM

Bulb Planting at the Healing Garden, November 4

The IUP Interfaith Council will host a Bulb Planting on Friday, November 4, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Healing Garden in front of Wallwork Hall. Plant a bulb in memory or in support of a loved one.

Posted on 11/3/2016 9:39:46 AM

Student Affairs Announces Excellence in Assessment 2016 Award Recipients

LGBTQIA Support and IUP Health Service are joint recipients of the 2016 David A. DeCoster Excellence in Assessment Award.

Posted on 10/25/2016 2:11:03 PM

All Students to Update Contacts Through Emergency Notification System

All IUP students are to review and update their contacts in the “Emergency Notification System” in the MyIUP Portal.

Posted on 10/25/2016 11:13:14 AM

Conduct Board Trainings Scheduled for September

The Office of Student Conduct will be holding five training sessions in September. Current students, faculty, and staff are welcome and encouraged to participate.

Posted on 9/7/2016 1:31:12 PM

Welcome Weekend Info Now Available in IUP Mobile and on the Website

Welcome Weekend is right around the corner. You can find information on everything that's happening in IUP Mobile and on the website.

Posted on 8/12/2016 4:03:35 PM

Healing Garden Memorial Service on April 27

The Healing Garden Memorial Service will take place on Wednesday, April 27, at 12:15 p.m., in the Wallwork Hall Courtyard. Please join us in remembering IUP students, staff, and faculty who have passed away since last spring.

Posted on 4/22/2016 3:48:16 PM

Center for Student Life Assessment within the Division of Student Affairs: Part 5

The Center for Student Life uses multiple assessment processes to guide the planning, delivery, and evaluation of student-centered programs and services that are aligned with the needs and interests of the university and surrounding community. This is part five of a five-part series on Student Affairs assessment.

Posted on 4/13/2016 10:05:58 AM

Housing, Residential Living, and Dining Assessment within the Division of Student Affairs: Part 4

The Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining uses a wide range of assessment processes to plan, deliver, monitor, and continuously improve its programs and services. This is part four of a five-part series on Student Affairs assessment.

Posted on 4/6/2016 9:36:00 AM

Student Cooperative Association Assessment within the Division of Student Affairs: Part 3

The Student Cooperative Association uses a wide range of assessment processes to guide the planning, delivery, and continuous improvement of its programs and services. This is part three of a five-part series on Student Affairs assessment.

Posted on 3/28/2016 1:51:16 PM

Athletics Assessment within the Division of Student Affairs: Part 2

As part of a longitudinal assessment initiative, IUP Athletics has surveyed all student-athletes at the conclusion of fall, winter, and spring sports since 2011–12.

Posted on 3/22/2016 1:31:53 PM

Assessment within the Division of Student Affairs: Part 1

This news post, part one of a five-part series on Student Affairs assessment, focuses on three key documents that provide a framework for the division’s assessment processes.

Posted on 3/15/2016 3:39:11 PM

Healing Garden Bulb Planting, Nov. 4

The Interfaith Council will host a bulb planting in memory of loved ones on Wednesday, November 4, starting at 11:00 a.m. in the Healing Garden in front of Wallwork Hall.

Posted on 11/3/2015 5:00:06 PM

Collaborative Team Leads Health Education and Sexual Violence Awareness and Response Efforts

Several staff and faculty members have assumed new roles in designing and implementing sexual violence prevention, health education, and support services for students.

Posted on 10/8/2015 3:33:55 PM

Levis to Retire after 27 Years of Service

Malinda Levis will retire on October 16, after 27 years of dedicated service to IUP and our students. In her honor, the Student Affairs Division has donated $250 to the Foundation for IUP Women’s Studies Fund.

Posted on 10/6/2015 12:59:01 PM

Supporting Students

There are many ways we support students when they are adapting to their fall semester, its opportunities, and its challenges. Call upon the academic a-deans in the student’s college for guidance or other members of the Concern and Response Team (CART), who may assist you as you support students.

Posted on 9/23/2015 6:16:14 PM

MRC Wins David A. DeCoster Excellence Award

The Military Resource Center was recognized as the 2015 recipient of the Student Affairs Excellence in Assessment award.

Posted on 9/16/2015 10:42:32 AM

What Does it Mean To Be a Student-Centered University?

On September 3, colleagues in the Student Affairs division met to discuss ways to foster a student-centered university. The Division has adopted five initiatives which support the implementation of IUP’s 2015–20 Strategic Plan.

Posted on 9/10/2015 2:02:45 PM

Military Resource Center Director Awarded Doctorate

Cory Shay, director of the IUP Military Resource Center, has been awarded his doctoral degree from Robert Morris University.

Posted on 5/19/2015 9:53:20 AM

Supporting Student Concerns

As the spring semester starts to wind down, members of the Concern and Response Team (CART) continue to be available to work with faculty, staff, and students to assist students as they balance the stressors they face with the semester’s end. Here are some helpful Web resources.

Posted on 4/16/2015 3:46:22 PM

Fourth Annual IUP Professional Development Workshop Held

On March 27, 2015, nearly 140 faculty, staff, and graduate students from multiple university divisions and each of the academic colleges attended the workshop “Successful IUP Students Today and Tomorrow,” sponsored by the Division of Student Affairs and cosponsored by the Center for Teaching Excellence and Office of the Provost.

Posted on 4/1/2015 9:11:27 AM

Steve Roach Named IUP Interim Athletic Director

Steve Roach, IUP associate athletic director, will serve as the interim athletic director for the university upon Frank Condino’s retirement on January 9, 2015.

Posted on 11/23/2014 7:30:10 PM

Providing Support to Students With Concerns

The Concern and Response Team (CART) is available to work with faculty, staff, and students when students find their adjustment to college life challenging.

Posted on 9/10/2014 11:34:41 AM

Center for Student Life Receives DeCoster Excellence in Assessment Award

The Center for Student Life is the 2014 recipient of the David A. DeCoster Excellence in Assessment Award for outstanding assessment project. 

Posted on 9/9/2014 3:31:55 PM

Student Affairs Holds Division-Wide Conversation on Strategic Planning with Provost Moerland

On September 5, 2014, over 70 members of the Student Affairs Division met with Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Timothy Moerland, who presented on the current status of IUP’s strategic plan and the process going forward.

Posted on 9/5/2014 2:23:12 PM

Student Affairs Division Sets 2014–15 Agenda

Faculty and staff in the Student Affairs Division have identified the focused initiatives that are a priority for this academic year.

Posted on 8/26/2014 10:26:49 AM

IUP Team Receives Stop It Now Training

Members of the IUP Stop It Now Team recently attended a training program as part of the PASSHE-wide training effort to raise awareness about child sexual abuse.

Posted on 5/1/2014 12:02:19 PM

Couldn’t Attend the IUP Military Resource Center Opening? Watch it on IUP-TV!

The IUP Military Resource Center was officially introduced to the IUP community on April 4, 2014. The event was filmed by IUP-TV and will air nightly at 8:00 p.m. through Monday, April 21.

Posted on 4/17/2014 11:36:49 AM

Reminder: Seeking Comments on Proposed Revision to IUP’s Sexual Harassment Policy

To address changes in federal laws, IUP’s Sexual Harassment Policy is being revised.

Posted on 3/21/2014 1:44:03 PM

Seeking Comments on Proposed Revision to IUP’s Sexual Harassment Policy

To address changes in federal laws, IUP’s Sexual Harassment Policy is being revised.

Posted on 2/27/2014 10:16:00 AM

Update to Military Resource Center Director Presentation Schedule

The search committee for the director of the Military Resource Center has scheduled a fourth candidate presentation.

Posted on 2/26/2014 11:20:56 AM

Military Resource Center Director Candidate Presentations Scheduled

The search committee for the director of the Military Resource Center will host candidates for on-campus interviews during the week of February 24, 2014.

Posted on 2/21/2014 11:11:51 AM

Supporting Students With Concerns

There are many people at the university and within the Indiana community who are committed to assisting students during particularly stressful times. Here is information to assist faculty and staff in recognizing and responding to students with concerns.

Posted on 1/27/2014 4:15:49 PM

Student Voting on Election Day, Tuesday, November 5

Election Day is Tuesday, November 5, 2013. Here’s what you need to know about voting if you’re a student living on or off campus.

Posted on 10/31/2013 12:48:28 PM

Message from the Concern and Response Team

There are many people at the university and within the Indiana community who are committed to assisting students during particularly stressful times. As the Fall 2013 semester begins, students may be arriving to campus with worries about their success at IUP.

Posted on 9/9/2013 3:16:17 PM

University Community Members Participate in Title IX Training

Throughout the Spring 2013 semester, IUP is offering members of the university community brief trainings on Title IX regulations, polices, and procedures.

Posted on 4/9/2013 1:57:40 PM

Turner Receives PBCOHE Outstanding Member Award

Theo Turner, assistant dean of students at IUP Punxsutawney, recently received the Pennsylvania Black Conference on Higher Education Western Regional Outstanding Member Award.

Posted on 3/8/2013 11:26:29 AM

A Message from the Concern and Response Team (CART)

There are many people at the university and within the Indiana community who are committed to assisting students during particularly stressful times. Information to assist faculty and staff in recognizing and responding to students can be found on the CART website.

Posted on 1/22/2013 11:39:01 AM

Luckey Recognized by Downtown Indiana

At its annual meeting on January 16, 2013, Downtown Indiana presented Rhonda Luckey, vice president for Student Affairs, with an Ambassador Award for her work in support of the Indiana Community University Collaborative.

Posted on 1/17/2013 2:35:59 PM

Student Affairs Division Soliciting Mini-Grant Applications Supporting Student Retention

The Division of Student Affairs announces its call for grant proposals to support the formation of programs and/or resources to improve overall student retention and increase student engagement in campus life.

Posted on 11/12/2012 9:22:32 AM

Assistant Dean of Students Search: Candidate 2 Visit, November 8

Assistant dean of Students search candidate Joseph Miller will visit campus on Thursday, November 8, 2012, to talk with members of the university community and learn more about IUP.

Posted on 11/6/2012 10:23:26 AM

Student Voting on Election Day, Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Here's the basic information students need to know about voting, whether they live on or off campus.

Posted on 11/2/2012 4:53:16 PM

Assistant Dean of Students Search: Candidate 1 Visit, November 5

Assistant dean of Students search candidate Michael Piemonte, of Family Behavioral Resources in Johnstown, will visit campus on Monday, November 5, 2012, to talk with constituents and learn more about IUP.

Posted on 11/1/2012 4:09:57 PM

On-Campus Interviews for Candidates for Assistant Dean of Students

The search committee for the Student Affairs Division position of assistant dean of Students will be hosting three candidates for on-campus interviews the week of November 5, 2012.

Posted on 10/30/2012 3:43:29 PM

Workshop for Recognizing and Responding to Students of Concern and Title IX

The Division of Student Affairs is sponsoring a workshop on Recognizing and Responding to Students of Concern and Title IX on Friday, October 12, 2012.

Posted on 10/10/2012 9:38:29 AM

IUP’s Policies Addressing Individual and Community Well-Being

IUP publishes annually those policies which are directed to preserve the health and safety of individuals and our university community.

Posted on 9/14/2012 1:44:52 PM

IUP Student Affairs Division Sets Agenda for 2012–2013

Each year, IUP’s Student Affairs Division develops measurable and outcomes-oriented plans to advance student success. This year, members of the Student Affairs Division also crafted a renewed mission and vision.

Posted on 9/6/2012 1:21:46 PM

A Welcome Message from Dr. Rhonda Luckey

I am excited about the start of a new academic year, along with our faculty, staff, and administrators who are working with you to support your success at IUP! Remember that success at IUP happens when you are informed, focused, involved, and engaged.

Posted on 8/27/2012 1:33:08 PM

Student Deaths: Besecker and Gustafson

Cecilia Besecker, of Dallas, Pennsylvania, and Nicholas Gustafson, of Orefield, were killed in an automobile accident in Heidelberg Township, Lehigh County, on Thursday, June 28.

Posted on 6/30/2012 9:33:58 AM

UPDATE: Voting: Stickers for I-Card Available to Students with No Other Acceptable Form of ID

Students with no other form of photo ID acceptable for voting in the 2012 Pennsylvania presidential primary or election may have a sticker applied to their I-Card to make it acceptable for voting. They may obtain the sticker at the I-Card Office.

Posted on 4/18/2012 4:20:48 PM

Assisting Students with Concerns

As we plan for the remaining weeks of the semester, you may encounter students who are struggling with various stressors. IUP’s Counseling Center is available to provide advice to faculty and staff worried about a student and also support to students experiencing distress.

Posted on 4/17/2012 9:26:09 AM

UPDATE ON I-CARD USE IN VOTING IN PENNSYLANIA: Acceptable without Expiration Date in Primary

Students who are planning to vote in the Pennsylvania primary on April 24 must have an acceptable photo ID with them. An IUP I-Card will not be accepted. Here are the acceptable forms of photo ID.

Posted on 4/13/2012 1:19:10 PM

IUP Initiates Housing Master Plan

The Student Affairs Division has commissioned Perkins Eastman Architecture and Design Firm, Pittsburgh, Pa., to conduct a housing master plan and market study.

Posted on 4/6/2012 3:17:59 PM

Terenzini Praises IUP for Academic and Student Affairs Partnerships

On March 30, 2012, approximately 75 faculty and administrators from across divisions participated in a workshop, “Partnering to Create Conditions for Student Success,” and were inspired by the insights of keynote speaker Pat Terenzini.

Posted on 4/2/2012 11:26:09 AM

Workshop: Partnering to Create Conditions for Student Success

On Friday, March 30, 2012, Student Affairs and the Center for Teaching Excellence will provide a professional development workshop featuring Pat Terenzini to address the curricular and cocurricular experiences that contribute to student success.

Posted on 3/6/2012 3:02:05 PM

Help Students Adjust to College Life

Are you wondering how to help students who are having difficulty adjusting to college life? The “Where To Turn” poster contains resources which are widely used by IUP students.

Posted on 2/14/2012 1:47:53 PM

Student Affairs Annual Report: Efforts Supporting Student Success

IUP’s Student Affairs Division is devoted to helping students achieve their academic and personal goals.

Posted on 2/3/2012 10:42:36 AM

New IUP Pep Band Still Seeks Advisor!

The newly formed IUP Pep Band needs an energetic advisor with the desire to promote school spirit.

Posted on 1/9/2012 3:55:59 PM

IUP Pep Band Advisor Sought

The newly formed IUP Pep Band is looking for an energetic advisor who has the desire to promote school spirit.

Posted on 12/19/2011 10:01:27 AM

Responding to Students in Distress

As we move through the remaining weeks of the semester, we may encounter students who are struggling with various stressors.

Posted on 11/16/2011 1:33:19 PM

2011 David A. DeCoster Excellence in Assessment Award Winner Announced

Adam Jones is the 2011 recipient of the David A. DeCoster Excellence in Assessment Award for his outstanding assessment project.

Posted on 11/14/2011 3:40:35 PM

Student Affairs Division to Announce Recipient of DeCoster Excellence in Assessment Award

On November 8, 2011, members of the Student Affairs Division will recognize the 2011 recipient of the annual David A. DeCoster Excellence in Assessment Award.

Posted on 10/24/2011 2:24:23 PM

Cowles Heads Center for Health and Well-Being

As the Fall 2011 semester begins, Malinda Cowles assumes the permanent post as executive director of the Center for Health and Well-Being.

Posted on 9/22/2011 4:41:01 PM

Applications Sought for 2011 Student Affairs Excellence in Assessment Award

Student Affairs colleagues are encouraged to submit an application from their department to apply for the David A. DeCoster 2011 Excellence in Assessment Award.

Posted on 7/1/2011 3:25:58 PM

Student Affairs Division Picnic in the Grove, June 8

Members of the Student Affairs Division will attend as a group this Wednesday’s (June 8, 2011) Picnic in the Grove.

Posted on 6/3/2011 1:00:42 PM

Subscribe to Parent Connections Today!

IUP invites parents to subscribe to newsletter just for them, which is delivered via e-mail four times a year.

Posted on 10/5/2010 4:42:40 PM

IUP Implements Year Two of Alcohol Culture Change Grant

IUP joins the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education and the other thirteen PASSHE universities in implementing the second year of “Challenging the Primacy of Alcohol in the Campus Culture of the Fourteen Universities of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.”

Posted on 9/24/2010 11:41:17 AM

Applications Sought for First Student Affairs Excellence in Assessment Award

Student Affairs colleagues are encouraged to join in the 2010 celebration of Excellence in Assessment and gain recognition for your department. Be sure to submit an application for this meaningful award—certain to become a proud tradition at IUP!

Posted on 7/1/2010 4:19:30 PM

New Date: June 30 Student Affairs Division Picnic in the Grove

Due to weather conditions, the June 9, 2010, Picnic in the Grove was canceled. The Student Affairs Division will attend the picnic this Wednesday, June 30, as a group.

Posted on 6/25/2010 4:18:59 PM

June 9 Student Affairs Division Picnic in the Grove

Members of the Student Affairs Division will attend as a group this Wednesday’s (June 9, 2010) Picnic in the Grove.

Posted on 6/7/2010 2:33:39 PM

Creighton, Glassford, and McDevitt Present at Information Communications Conference

William Creighton (Telecommunications Manager - IT Service), James Glassford (Network Operations Manager - IT Services), and Patrick McDevitt (Senior Systems Analyst - Student Affairs) will present at the 39th Annual ACUTA Conference & Exhibition on April 19th. 

Posted on 4/16/2010 10:44:13 AM

Refer to “The Source” Student Guide to IUP Policies and Procedures

One of the many aspects of a student’s productive IUP experience is familiarity with university policies and procedures, which are summarized in The Source.

Posted on 2/3/2010 11:19:27 AM

On-line Reporting about Student Behaviors of Concern

Student behaviors of concern may now be reported by any member of the university community by completing detailed information on an on-line Incident Reporting Form.

Posted on 2/2/2010 4:24:08 PM

Center for Health and Well-Being Executive Director Candidate Interview Session

An open presentation and question and answer session by candidate Susan Bornak will be held on Wednesday, September 9, 2009.

Posted on 9/4/2009 3:30:04 PM

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