Central Calendar

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Saturday, April 30, 2016

The James G. Mill Center for Health and Fitness in Zink Hall is hosting their sixth annual 5k. The 5k is entirely on the Hoodlebug Trail and will be on Saturday, April 30th at 11 AM (registration starting at 10 AM). Proceeds from this year’s event will be donated to the Four Footed Friends animal shelter. More details about the event and organization we are donating to as well as registration forms can be found on our website at www.iup.edu./millfitness on our Events page.


The cost for the event is $17 until race day and $20 on race day. The cost for students and members of the fitness center is $15 until race day and $20 on race day. We will be giving medals for the top three male and female in each of seven age groups, as well as prizes for various categories including walkers! Refreshments will be available, and we will be raffling off shoeboxes filled with gift cards and other items from local companies in theme with the Four Footed Friends.


All are welcome and we'd love to see you there running, walking, or even helping with the event! So pass the word along and sign up with a group of friends and family so you can help the local Four Footed Friends animal shelter! Email Darin Rauso at hbgs@iup.edu with any questions or for more information. Forms can be returned to the James G. Mill Center for Health and Fitness on the second floor of IUP’s Zink Hall or mailed to Darin Rauso at 1190 Maple Street, Indiana, PA 15705.

Warrior 5K

IUP College Lodge

Army ROTC

Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s PTX Military Science fraternity and the IUP Department of Military Science will raise funds for Fisher House with a 5K race on April 30, 2016.
The race will be held at the IUP College Lodge. Registration opens at 9:00 a.m. with race to begin at 10:00 a.m.

Fisher House provides military families with housing close to a family member during hospitalization for serious illnesses. Persons can pre-register for the race in advance for a cost of $15; day of race registration is $20. Registration can be made at IUP’s Pierce Hall. For more information, contact Zach Daigle at  RBVS@iup.edu.

Recital: IUP String Project

Gorell Recital Hall, 2nd Floor Sutton Hall

The Lively Arts

The IUP String Project features student solo and ensemble performances in this spring student recital.


Free admission.


Instrument Petting Zoo

Cogswell Hall, Room 120

The Lively Arts

Immediately proceeding the Crimson Youth Voices Concert, the Sigma Alpha Iota (SAI) professional women’s music fraternity will host an “Instrument Petting Zoo”. This event will give children ages eight and above (third grade and older) a chance to try out any and all of the basic band instruments that might be available to them in school.  


This event is free to anyone who is interested. SAI would love for you to bring your child to try out an instrument and find their love for music.  For more information or to RSVP, contact Elizabeth Roney at RHLT@iup.edu
 

Concert: Crimson Youth Voices

DiCicco Hall, Cogswell Hall, Rm 121

The Lively Arts

The IUP Community Music School will present a Young Voices concert featuring private students from CSM voice studios, as well as the Crimson Youth and Voce choirs under the direction of Jessica Zelenack, and accompanied by CMS piano Teaching Artist, Evan Engelstad.

The music presented by the private voice students will consist of solo selections from Italian arias, American Art Songs, and music theater repertoire from decades past through the present.  The Youth Choir will perform a wide variety of popular music selections, canons, and spirituals.  The a cappella select ensemble Voce will perform various folk songs and their own Disney inspired medley.  In addition, both choirs will be joined by the IUP Chamber Singers.
 
Tickets will be available at the door for $3, with children under age 12 attending for free.

Roller Skating Party

HUB Ohio Room

Student Cooperative

BEC presents the Roller Skating Party! The roller skating party will take place on Saturday, April 30, from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. in the HUB Ohio Room. The event is FREE, and will be limited to the first few hundred participants. The event features food, skating, and music. For more information, visit BEC on Twitter.

Concert: IUP Jazz Festival

Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center

The Lively Arts

The Department of Music presents the 16th Annual IUP Jazz Festival. This concert serves as the culminating event for this day of jazz and features the IUP Jazz Band under the direction of Keith Young and the IUP Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Kevin Eisensmith.  


Tickets are available beginning March 29, 2016, by visiting the IUP HUB Box Office on Pratt Drive, by calling 724-357-1313, or by ordering online. Regular: $10; Discounted for seniors or groups of 15 or more: $8; and I-Card holders, students, and children: $6.  


Sunday, May 01, 2016

Graduate students must apply online for May 2016 graduation by Sunday, May 1, 2016. The online application is available by logging on to MyIUP and selecting the Academics link. Next, go to the Academic Record section and choose Apply for Graduation (graduate).

BEC Cookout

HUB Front Patio

Student Cooperative

BEC presents the BEC Cookout! The cookout will take place on Sunday, May 1, from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on the HUB Front Patio. The event is FREE, and features food, games, rides, crafts, activities, music, and more. In case of rain, the event will take place in the HUB Ohio Room and Atrium. For more information, visit BEC on Twitter.

Concert: IUP Choirs

Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center

The Lively Arts

The IUP Chorus, Chorale, and Chamber Singers will perform under the direction of Ryan Beeken.  


Tickets are available beginning March 29, 2016, by visiting the IUP HUB Box Office on Pratt Drive, by calling 724-357-1313, or by ordering online. Regular: $10; Discounted for seniors or groups of 15 or more: $8; and I-Card holders, students, and children: $6.  


Faculty Recital: An Homage to J.S.Bach

Zion Lutheran Church

The Lively Arts

Featuring

Christine Clewell, organ, harpsichord

Stanley Chepaitis, baroque violin

Raquel Winnica Young, mezzo-soprano


As the semester ends and the new beginnings and paths approach, we celebrate performing a program of music by universal masters.

We will preform repertoire written for organ, violin, harpsichord and alto in different combinations.

For this opportunity we chose music by J.S. Bach and composers who were inspired by him,such as Haydn and Mendelssohn.

This concert is FREE ADMISSION, and there will be a reception afterwards.

Join us for an incredible evening of great music in the heart of beautiful Indiana, PA.

Monday, May 02, 2016

Spring 2016 classes end Monday, May 2, 2016. Additional dates of importance can be viewed on the Academic Calendar.

Incomplete ("I") Grade Changes for Fall 2015 are due in the Registrar's Office Monday, May 2, 2016. Additional information regarding the Incomplete Grade Policy can be viewed in the Academic Policies section of the Undergraduate Catalog. Additional dates of importance can be viewed on the Academic Calendar.

Exhibit: University Museum Goes Downtown

The Artists Hand, 732 Philadelphia Street, Indiana

The Lively Arts

Selections from the museum’s permanent collection will  be on display at the Artists Hand Gallery in Downtown Indiana. Enjoy a cup of fine coffee or tea as you take in the exhibit. This exhibit runs from April 6 through May 2, 2016.


Free Admission.  


More information about this event

Hosted by the Office of Human Resources, two diversity workshops, conducted by staff from the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission, will be held on May 2, 2016.  The first session is from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. and a second session will again be held from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.  All employees are encouraged to attend, if schedules permit. Staff do not need to submit a leave form to attend; attendance will be taken. For further information, please contact Craig Bickley, AVP for Human Resources at 724-357-2431.

Meditation Session with Dan Weinstein

Suites on Maple East, 402

Health and Well-Being Center


Hosted by the Office of Human Resources, two diversity workshops, conducted by staff from the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission, will be held on May 2, 2016.  The first session is from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. and a second session will again be held from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.  All employees are encouraged to attend, if schedules permit. Staff do not need to submit a leave form to attend; attendance will be taken. For further information, please contact Craig Bickley, AVP for Human Resources at 724-357-2431.

Finals Study Break

HUB Ohio Room

Student Cooperative

Feeling stressed out? Is your brain a mess? TEN and BEC present the Finals Study Break! The event will take place on Monday, May 2, from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the HUB Ohio Room. The event is FREE, and features massages, aromatherapy, other relaxation activities, board and video games, a coffee and smoothie bar, food, and more. For more information, visit TEN and BEC on Twitter.

BACCHUS Open Mic

Delaware Room

Health and Well-Being Center

BACCHUS Open Mic

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

Final exams begin on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 and end on Friday, May 6, 2016. Additional dates of importance can be viewed on the Academic Calendar.

Department of Art candidates for the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree showcase their skills in studio art aided by individual vision and innovations across a wide range of media and processes. This exhibit runs from April 28 through May 7, 2016.  


Free Admission.  


Kipp Gallery Regular Hours:

Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.


More information about this event


Exhibit: Bartram’s Boxes Remix

University Museum, Sutton Hall

The Lively Arts

A collaboration between the Center for Wood in Art and Bartram’s Garden features works in wood and other materials, inspired by Bartram’s passion for trees and other plants. This exhibit runs from March 26 through May 7, 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.  


More information about this event

Faculty can begin entering final grades on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. Additional dates of importance can be viewed on the Academic Calendar.

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Relay for Life Luminaria Registration forms due

Office of Human Resources G8 Sutton Hall

Human Resources Office

If you would like to order a luminaria in honor of, or in memory of a loved one, please complete the luminaria order form (pdf) and return it with payment to Sutton Hall, room G8 by May 4, 2016. Please make checks payable to the American Cancer Society. Be sure to include the team name (IUP Trackers) on the luminaria order form. The luminaria ceremony will take place on Friday, May 13 at 9:00 p.m.

Thursday, May 05, 2016

North Dining Groundbreaking Ceremony

Grassy Area Between Wallwork Hall and Keith Hall Construction Site

President’s Office

President Michael A. Driscoll invites you to attend the North Dining Groundbreaking Ceremony under the canopy in the grassy area between Wallwork Hall and the Keith Hall construction site, followed by the unveiling of the Sutton Bench and a reception in the Blue Room of John Sutton Hall.

Parking is available next to Wallwork Hall.

Call 724-357-2145 with questions.

In the event of rain, all activities will take place in the Blue Room.

Friday, May 06, 2016

Final exams begin on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 and end on Friday, May 6, 2016. Additional dates of importance can be viewed on the Academic Calendar.

Relay for Life Crimson Casual Fridays

Office of Human Resources G8 Sutton Hall

Human Resources Office

$10 for 10 Weeks

Show your support for the A&F Division Relay for Life Team by wearing IUP gear, jeans, or casual dress every Friday for 10 weeks. Contact Lorie Albright, G8 Sutton Hall to enroll and pay: albright@iup.edu.

Pre-Commencement Ceremony

HUB Ohio Room

Social Equity Office

Join the African American Cultural Center as they celebrate the graduation and accomplishments of our diverse student population during the Spring 2016 Pre-Commencement Ceremony.

Saturday, May 07, 2016

Spring Commencement is Saturday, May 7, 2016. Additional dates of importance can be viewed on the Academic Calendar.

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