Central Calendar

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Saturday, February 22, 2020

Join us for a panel with a dynamically, intersectional group that will share their perspectives and strategies navigating systems that affect Latinx people in the workplace. African-American, Latinx, individuals of color, and allies are welcome to attend.

TrumpetFest: Studio Recital

Gorell Recital Hall, Second Floor Sutton Hall

The Lively Arts

TrumpetFest features performances by IUP trumpet students and music faculty.  Student recitals will be held on FEB 20 and 21.  On Saturday, February 22 the Trumpet Studio Recital will be held and 4:00 and Dr. Kevin Eisensmith's faculty trumpet recital will be be held at 8:00 pm.  All events will be held in Gorell Recital Hall and are free to the public.

Free Admission

TrumpetFest: Faculty Trumpet Recital

Gorell Recital Hall, Second Floor Sutton Hall

The Lively Arts

TrumpetFest features performances by IUP trumpet students and music faculty.  Student recitals will be held on FEB 20 and 21.  On Saturday, February 22 the Trumpet Studio Recital will be held and 4:00 and Dr. Kevin Eisensmith's faculty trumpet recital will be be held at 8:00 pm.  All events will be held in Gorell Recital Hall and are free to the public.

Free Admission

Sunday, February 23, 2020

IUP Trumpet Day

DiCicco Hall, 121 Cogswell Hall

The Lively Arts

Trumpet players of all ages (beginning with 7th graders) are invited to attend Trumpet Day, which will include a warm-up session, rehearsals, clinics, and a recital presented by guest artist Rex Richardson.

$15 Registration

Monday, February 24, 2020

Free TB Testing

Health Service, Suites on Maple East

Health Service

Readings will be done two days after the initial test at the same time and location.  If you do not get the test read within 48 to 72 hours, the testing will need repeated.

The IUP Health Service is located on the ground floor of SOME.The test is free to all IUP students who have paid a wellness fee. 

If receiving the test outside of the denoted times, there will be a $15 charge.

Green Dot Volunteer Training

Suites on Maple East, Room G-60

Haven Project Events

Learn how to be an active bystander and reduce the risk of someone becoming a victim of violence.  Become a volunteer with The Haven Project and staff information tables on campus. You can make a difference! 

What's Your Green Dot? 

Plagued with anxiety, depression, and suicide, young people today are growing up in a constantly changing world that’s becoming increasingly unadaptable. Quarter Life Crisis searches to discover the causes and dispel the myths of modern society’s hardships, including misguided parenting, endless comparisons of lives over social media, and established institutions no longer guaranteeing happiness and prosperity.

Emanuel is the untold story of the victims and survivors of the Charleston Church shooting that killed nine church members. Directed by Brian Ivie, this 2019 documentary features interviews with survivors and family members and examines the history of race relations in Charleston.

This event is free, and all are welcome and encouraged to attend. Discussion to follow the film. Free snacks provided.

Hosted by: Queer Colors, Pride Alliance, LGBTQIA+ Support, Lutheran Student Movement, Graduate Student Assembly, and the Center for Multicultural Student Leadership and Engagement. 

Come hang out and play or listen as others jam at open mic night sponsored by BACCHUS.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Film Screening: “O”

Humanities and Social Sciences building, Rm. 225

English Department

Continuing our celebration of Black History Month, the second screening of the Stage to Screen film series will be the modern adaptation of Othello, simply titled O (2000), starring Mekhai Phifer and Josh Hartnett.

Stage to Screen is a free, introductory cinema course designed to provide participants with an opportunity to learn about film adaptations of major theatrical works in a low-stakes environment. The spring 2020 semester series includes five films to be shown in in HSS 225 with selected readings and a preface by Literature and Criticism PhD student Caroline Speller accompanying each film. To gain a little more insight and discuss more, all are encouraged  to go to the series blog

Attendance vouchers available.

Antoine Douaihy, M.D. Associate Professor of Psychiatry University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Director, Addiction Medicine Services Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic will explore the science behind the ways we treat addiction, including medication assisted therapies, and the caveats of medical marijuana.   

Are you concerned about a friend or loved one who uses alcohol or drugs?  Marianne Cubeta and Becky Perkovich, Certified Family Recovery Specialists, will provide recovery coaching and peer support for anyone touched by addiction. 

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Koru Mindfulness Class 3

G18 Suites on Maple East

Health and Well-Being Events

Open your mind. Manage your stress. Learn Mindfulness & Meditation.  This is class three of a four class session.

Spring Career Fair 2020

Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex

Career and Professional Development Center

The Spring Career Fair is the largest employment event for IUP students and alumni held at IUP. Network with recruiters and get information about full-time and part-time jobs, as well as internships. Business casual dress is preferred, but not required.

IUP's Dr. Molina explains how geospatial analysis of the weathering hypothesis can reveal how various factors affect health outcomes for these ethnic groups.  Lunch and attendance vouchers provided.

Are you in a healthy relationship?

Stop by the Haven Project’s table and learn about the different aspects of healthy relationships. Pick up information about what resources are offered here at IUP. 

An Overview of NAVSUP Business Systems

Room 331, Stright Hall

Cyber Security Institute

In this Cyber Security colloquium, Mr. Kevin Davis will be discussing NAVSUP Business Systems Center

Honoring all the Queens and Kings of the world while discussing the impact Drag culture has create within our society. 

Just Paws Therapy Dogs

G60 Suites on Maple East

Health and Wellness Promotion

The Just Paws Therapy Dogs will be on campus today. Stop on your way to or from dinner and see your canine friends.

Join us as we welcome guest speaker Ravonne Maxon, of the Renfrew Center in Pittsburgh, for a presentation on body image and eating concerns. Come learn more about what body image is, why it’s important, what affects it, and how to improve it.

Audience: Graduate. Description: This workshop introduces graduate writers to how to avoid plagiarism in their writing, including information on cultural expectations, reading and citation strategies, managing large numbers of sources, and self-citation.

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Let us help you manage this stressful time with some tips and tricks.  We will help you become better prepared for your midterms.

Kyle Richard is a Joe Biden Courage Award recipient and the first ever Orange Bowl Courage Award recipient. He will share his bystander intervention story and discuss how to actively support sexual assault survivors and fight against toxic norms of masculinity in our society. This presentation is through the It's On Us initiative and grant and is co-sponsored by the Haven Project, Green Dot, and the Title IX Office. It is free and open to the entire IUP community.

Netflix & Chill: “Harriet”

HUB Ohio Room

Student Cooperative

Be free or die.netflix & chill: harriet

Live on the big screen in the HUB Ohio Room, join STATIC as we present a Netflix and Chill Movie Night celebrating both Black History Month and Women’s History Month with Harriet (2019) on Thursday, February 27, at 7:00 p.m. We’ll supply the movie, popcorn, candy, drinks, and reverence. You just bring your PJs, blankets, and some pillows. 

In Harriet (2019), “From her escape from slavery through the dangerous missions she led to liberate hundreds of slaves through the Underground Railroad, the story of heroic abolitionist Harriet Tubman is told.” Come for the movie, but stay for the discussion afterwards.

This event is completely free!

For more information, visit the STATIC website or Twitter page.

Don Giovanni was considered as the most personal opera for Mozart. Scenes from Don Giovanni were heavily featured in the infamous movie Amadeus (1984), which won eight Academy Awards. The Stone Guest scene is one of the most spine-chilling scenes in the history of opera. However, the comic scenes and characters are also memorable.

In this co-production, faculty from the departments of Music and of Theatre, Dance, and Performance will join forces with the outstanding students to present one of the most powerful operas of all time.

The ticket prices for this show are as following:

Regular: $18

Senior(60+), Military, Non-Student I-Card: $15

Under 18: $12

IUP Student (Limit 4): $12

*Please note there is additional fee of $3 per ticket when purchasing on the day of the show.

Get tickets here

Friday, February 28, 2020

Tobacco Cessation Meeting

G60 Suites on Maple East

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs Office

Interested in quitting vaping or smoking?  We offer free nicotine replacement therapy, a quit plan tailored to your needs, supportive coaching and guidance, and stress management tips. Classes conducted by Diana Mihalcik, Adagio Health.  Register by calling 724-357-1265, emailing atod-oasis@iup.edu, or texting 724-541-6997.

Geoscience students and those interested in geoscience are welcome to attend Dr. Fred Zelt’s talk.

Zelt’s first geology class was at Bethel Park High School south of Pittsburgh. This was followed by undergraduate work at MIT, a dissertation on marine shale sedimentology and stratigraphy at Princeton, and 30 years as a geologist and manager with ExxonMobil in Houston, Norway, London, and New Orleans. Accomplishments include geologic evaluation of the $1.7B ExxonMobil acquisition of shale gas assets of the Indiana, Pa.-centered Phillips companies in 2011. A certified league cycling instructor, Zelt leads geology-and-cycling excursions; speaks publicly about geology, climate, and energy; and plans to develop a 2021 STEM and Cycling summer camp for grade 8-12 students. In 2020, Zelt plans to pedal 11,400 miles around the perimeter of the US with four Bike the US for MS groups. Zelt and his wife of 38 years, also a Bethel Park native, have four children and three grandchildren.

This is part of our regular Geoscience Seminar Series.

In celebration of Black History Month and to support black-owned businesses, the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority is hosting a Black Business Expo to showcase black-owned businesses on campus and throughout the surrounding communities.

Free Planetarium Show: Astronomy and Calendars

Weyandt Hall Planetarium (Rm 134)

Geoscience Department

Leap day is a good time to reflect on the complexity of the calendar. What does astronomy have to do with calendars? Come find out.

Don Giovanni was considered as the most personal opera for Mozart. Scenes from Don Giovanni were heavily featured in the infamous movie Amadeus (1984), which won eight Academy Awards. The Stone Guest scene is one of the most spine-chilling scenes in the history of opera. However, the comic scenes and characters are also memorable.

In this co-production, faculty from the departments of Music and of Theatre, Dance, and Performance will join forces with the outstanding students to present one of the most powerful operas of all time.

The ticket prices for this show are as following:

Regular: $18

Senior(60+), Military, Non-Student I-Card: $15

Under 18: $12

IUP Student (Limit 4): $12

*Please note there is additional fee of $3 per ticket when purchasing on the day of the show.

Get tickets here

BACCHUS Bingo

HUB Ohio Room

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs Office

Come and play bingo and win some great prizes.  Sponsored by BACCHUS.

Saturday, February 29, 2020

Concert: IUP Bands

Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center

The Lively Arts

IUP Bands Presents: The IUP Symphony Band under the direction of Dr. Jason Worzbyt and guest conductor Stephen Lytle fromk WVU will perform works by Mahr, Persichetti, and Cross. The Wind Ensemble under the direction of Dr. Timothy A. Paul and guest soloist Dr. Kevin Eisensmith will perform works by Boss, Gryc, Sadler, and Turner.

The ticket prices for this show are as following:

Regular: $10

Senior(60+), Military, Non-Student I-Card: $8

Under 18: $6

IUP Student (Limit 4): $6

*Please note there is additional fee of $3 per ticket when purchasing on the day of the show.

Get tickets here.

Don Giovanni was considered as the most personal opera for Mozart. Scenes from Don Giovanni were heavily featured in the infamous movie Amadeus (1984), which won eight Academy Awards. The Stone Guest scene is one of the most spine-chilling scenes in the history of opera. However, the comic scenes and characters are also memorable.

In this co-production, faculty from the departments of Music and of Theatre, Dance, and Performance will join forces with the outstanding students to present one of the most powerful operas of all time.

The ticket prices for this show are as following:

Regular: $18

Senior(60+), Military, Non-Student I-Card: $15

Under 18: $12

IUP Student (Limit 4): $12

*Please note there is additional fee of $3 per ticket when purchasing on the day of the show.

Get tickets here

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