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Happening at the HUB

STATIC is hosting a full day of events for students on Thursday, August 31, to celebrate the IUP Student Co-op's ninetieth anniversary and the opening of the E-Sports Arena at the HUB. All activities are free, so stop by and grab a BINGO card, enjoy the fun, eat some great food, and celebrate.

Let’s Connect with Project Connect

The Office of Student Wellness and Engagement is partnering with the Student Government Association to bring a different approach to connecting on campus. This new initiative is intended to bring together students and student group leaders for the purpose of forming community and greater ties at IUP.

Wellbeats: Free to All IUP Students

The Student Cooperative Association offers Wellbeats Wellness, an on-demand fitness, mindfulness, and nutrition platform free to all IUP students.

IUP to Begin New Academic Year with Student Success Infrastructure

Indiana University of Pennsylvania begins the 2023–24 academic year with a new student success infrastructure.

IUP Graduate, Young Alumni Achievement Award Winner, Makes Gift to Honor Late IUP Trustee

A former Indiana University of Pennsylvania student trustee and Young Alumni Achievement Award recipient has made a $25,000 gift to IUP in honor of the late Gealy Wallwork, who served as a member of the IUP Council of Trustees from 1992 to 2018. The gift from Andrew Longacre, of Presto, will be used to establish the Gealy Wallwork Memorial Scholarship.

Spring Finals Week Hours for the Library, Tutoring, Folger, and De-stressing Activities, and More

You’re heading into Finals Week and doing your best—to complete those last homework assignments, study for finals, and finish semester projects. We’ve brought together the Finals Week hours for study spaces like the library and Folger, tutoring schedules, dining schedules, and de-stressing activities. Take advantage of these resources to help make Finals Week go smoothly as you work your way through your schedule of final exams.

Barker Presents Master's Thesis on Strategic Communication

Eric Barker will present his master's thesis project on Strategic Communications on April 26 at 3:00 p.m. in the Elkin Hall 125 Conference Room.

Voices of Experience: Black Alumni Helping Black Students

Black alumni spanning several decades at IUP are working with the university to help current Black students succeed. See what the Black Experience Alumni Committee, known as BEAC, has planned.

IUP Hosting Algerian Freedom Advocate Rahmani and Poet and Comedian Avila

Two internationally known civil rights and diversity advocates will present programs at IUP in October 2022. Anouar Rahmani, a journalist, author, and law expert from Algeria, will be at IUP on October 12; and professor, author, and comedian Javier Ávila will present his one-man show on October 18. Both programs are free and open to the community.

IUP Homecoming Expected to Attract Thousands with Annual Parade, Reunions, Crimson Huddle, Football Game

Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s annual Homecoming celebration, September 30 through October 2, is expected to draw thousands to Indiana for alumni reunions and events for the entire community, including the annual parade and football game.

IUP Congratulates 2022 Homecoming Crimson Court

We would like to congratulate the 2022 Homecoming Crimson Court as we prepare for the upcoming festivities. This year’s court is represented by six IUP students in various degrees and representing multiple student organizations. 

Cast Your Vote for 2022 Homecoming Crimson Court

It’s that time of year! Cast your vote for the 2022 Homecoming Crimson Court.

Nominations Now Open for Homecoming Crimson Court

The Center for Multicultural Student Leadership and Engagement is inviting IUP students interested in the Homecoming Crimson Court to submit their names and applications for consideration. Our gender-neutral Crimson Court is comprised of six students representing our undergraduate colleges.

2022 Homecoming Parade Submission Form Now Open

The submission form to add your unit to the 2022 Homecoming Parade is now live! Community agencies and businesses, university departments and offices, and all recognized student organizations are invited to participate. You can sign up to add your unit to the parade, and you'll receive more information and details in the coming weeks.

LGBTQIA+ and Supported at IUP

In its efforts to be truly student centered, IUP aims to support every student. Key to that are services for the LGBTQIA+ community. Hear about the experiences of a gender-fluid student and about the support IUP provides.

Students Tell the Story of the Crimson Scholars Circle

Five students talk about the friends, mentors, and opportunities they’ve gained through the Crimson Scholars Circle, a scholarship program designed to reduce the retention and persistence gap for Black and Brown students.

Black History Month Highlights from Fraternity and Sorority Life

Follow MCSLE on Instagram for facts about Historically Black Greek Organizations in recognition of Black History Month.

Fall Finals Week Hours for Library, Tutoring, Folger, De-Stressing Activities, and More

You're heading into Finals Week and doing your best—to complete those last homework assignments, study for finals, and finish semester projects. We believe in you and want to support you, so we've brought together the Finals Week hours for study spaces like the library and Folger, tutoring schedules, dining schedules, and /de-stressing activities.

They Walked, They Spoke, and IUP Listened

In fall 2020, university officials joined diverse groups of students to walk the campus and see it through their eyes—including an eye for change. A year later, key participants are taking a look at how well IUP listened.

Tuskegee Airmen Lunch and Learn: MCSLE Welcomes Guest Speaker Shay

On Wednesday, November 3, the Center for Multicultural Student Leadership and Engagement welcomed guest presenter Cory Shay, director of the IUP Military and Veteran’s Resource Center, for a presentation on the Tuskegee Airmen.

IUP’s Black Experience Alumni Committee Hosts Networking Events in Philadelphia and Pittsburgh

IUP students won’t want to miss this unique opportunity to personally connect with Black alumni from the Philadelphia and Pittsburgh areas, building relationships with potential mentors in various fields. The events are hosted by the Black Experience Alumni Committee.

Election Day Bash: Get Out the Vote!

IUP Votes will hold an event outside of Zink Hall on Election Day—Tuesday, November 2—to encourage students to vote. Polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Stop by on the Zink Hall lawn from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. for hot chocolate, coffee, and appetizers, plus games and merch. 

MCSLE Meet-Ups Welcome Student Group Sponsors

The Center for Multicultural Student Leadership and Engagement manages the Meet-Ups, which take place every Friday from 8:00 to 11:00 p.m. in the Folger Student Center. This is an excellent opportunity to share information about your group, meet new students, and support fun activities at IUP. 

National Coming Out Week Recognized in Flag Ceremony and Queer Conversations

Check out two events celebrating National Coming Out Week.

Campus Partners Sponsor “Get Out the Vote Bash”

IUP Votes to sponsor "Get Out the Vote Bash" Thursday, October 14, 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., in the Wallwork Plaza.