2020

September

Student Government Association to Host Virtual Housing Fair

Join us from October 5 to October 9 for the Virtual Housing Fair on Flipgrid! In the Housing Fair you’ll find information from IUP Housing and off-campus landlords about on- and off-campus housing options. 

Join Cure@IUP via Zoom on Mondays

Join Cure@IUP this Monday, September 28, on Zoom as we come together and raise money for children in the Republic of Malawi to get free orthopedic surgery. 

Latino Student Organization First General Meeting

The first general assembly meeting for the Latino Student Organization (LaSO) will be Thursday, September 24, from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. via Zoom.

National Voter Registration Day

September 22, 2020, was National Voter Registration Day! Don't worry if you missed us in the Oak Grove. You can still visit IUP.edu/Vote to register to vote and learn how to cast your ballot. You can also check your registration status, find your polling location, and apply for a mail-in ballot at VotesPA.com. This year, everybody vote! 

Future Business Leaders of America, Phi Beta Lambda Meeting

Learn how Phi Beta Lambda develops leaders through community service, competitions, and conferences on Wednesday, September 23, at 6:00 p.m. via Zoom.

Virtual IUP Day, September 18

Due to circumstances surrounding COVID-19, IUP Day has been transformed into a virtual experience this year. Student organizations are currently updating their Crimson Connect pages and uploading videos to Flipgrid to provide information about how you can join them this semester. 

Banned Books Week Call for Readings

Do you read banned books? Send us a video to be featured on the English Graduate Organization’s Banned Books Week page! 

Learn to Sail with IUP Sailing Club

Beginners, experts, returning members, and new members—all are welcome to check out the IUP Sailing Club. Please attend our Zoom meeting this Wednesday, September 16, (and every Wednesday) at 8:00 p.m. to learn about the club and be introduced to sailing techniques. 

April

Open Mic is Happening this Monday

Join BACCHUS for a Zoom version of Open Mic this coming Monday, April 20 at 6:00 p.m.

Virtual Bingo is Back on Fridays

The fun is back on Fridays at 8:00 p.m.! If you want to play, email us by 6:00 p.m. on Fridays to receive a virtual bingo card and sign-in instructions.

BACCHUS Virtual Bingo is Back this Friday

BACCHUS Bingo will be this Friday, April 10 at 8:00 p.m. To play, send an e-mail to atod-oasis@iup.edu by 6:00 p.m. on Friday to get your card and sign-on instructions.

Join in on Story Time with an IUP Alumna

Throwback to your childhood every day at 4:00 p.m. or 7:00 p.m. with a story with IUP alumna and former ATOD peer educator Heather Weleski on Avalon Public Library’s Facebook page as she reads a story each day.

March

Reply to the US Census Today Using your Indiana, Pa. Address

Wednesday, April 1, is Census Day. This is the day that the Census Bureau does a national push to get everyone to register for the Census, the once-in-a-decade count of everyone living in the United States. The whole process is easy, taking only around 10–12 minutes to complete.

February

Nominations Open for Celebrating Leadership Awards

Nominations are now open for the Celebrating Leadership Awards co-sponsored by Student Government Association and the Center for Multicultural Student Leadership and Engagement. Nominate individuals, organizations, or advisors! The nomination form can be found on Crimson Connect under the "Forms" tab.

Culture Cafe March 2

The Office of International Education invites you to our second Culture Cafe event of the semester on Monday, March 2 in Northern 116 and 119 from 4:00–5:00 p.m.

Arte con LaSO

Looking for a fun break from classes? Come paint with LaSO and enjoy Latin music, agua de horchata, and Mexican candy on Thursday, February 27, from 5:30–7:30 p.m. in the Elkin Great Room.

Get a Jump on Spring: Learn to Sail with the Sailing Club

IUP Sailing Club invites members and prospective members to learn how to safely capsize and recover a sailboat in the Zink pool on Sunday, March 1, at 4:00 p.m.

Bingo is Back!

Join BACCHUS and ATOD for all of the fun, great prizes, and free food at Bingo Friday nights at 10:00 p.m. in the HUB Ohio Room.

Take an AOD Survey for a Chance to Win a Walmart Gift Card

Check your email for the Alcohol and Other Drug survey being administered at IUP and other universities in  the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.

Open Mic is Back on Monday Nights!

Come hang out and play or listen as others jam at open mic every Monday in the HUB Ohio Room at 8:15 p.m.

January

International Education to Host Culture Cafe

The Office of International Education invites you to Culture Cafe on February 3 from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. in Northern 116 and 129. Culture Cafe is an opportunity for international and domestic students to mingle while playing games and having snacks.

Start Smart: Learn How to Negotiate Your Highest Possible Salary

The Indiana branch of the AAUW, in partnership with IUP’s Commission on Women and the IUP Women’s and Gender Studies program, will host an advocacy and equity training “Start Smart” workshop on Saturday, February 8 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Humanities and Social Science building, room 114.

Future Entrepreneurs Club Seeking Students for Leadership Positions

The Future Entrepreneurs Club is looking for anyone interested in owning a small business or becoming an entrepreneur to join our executive board! We are currently looking for multiple positions for the current semester, and will be needing all positions filled for the fall 2020 semester.

Narcotics Anonymous Meetings on Sundays

Narcotics Anonymous will meet on Sundays at 10:30 a.m. in G-60 Suites on Maple East.

Actively Moving Forward Spring Kickoff This Thursday

AMF will meet in the lobby of Uhler Hall on Thursday, January 30 from 3:30–4:30 p.m. We will be writing thank you letters to troops to send through the organization Support Our Troops.

Swim Club Practices Resume This Week

The IUP Swim Club will start spring semester practices this week! Team practices will be held Monday through Thursday nights at 8:00 p.m. at the Memorial Field House pool.

New Semester, New You! Quit Vaping or Smoking

Start the semester off right by quitting tobacco.  Free cessation classes will be offered starting Friday, February 7, at 12:15 p.m. in G-60 Maple East.

Football Walk-On Tryout Meeting February 5

There will be a walk-on tryout meeting for football on Wednesday, February 5 from 2:30–4:00 p.m. in F-5 Pierce Hall.