Central Calendar

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Exhibit: Ned Wert, A Retrospective

University Museum, First Floor Sutton Hall

The Lively Arts

This exhibition represents an outstanding 60+ year career as an artist, mentor, and educator. Paintings on display are from the artist’s personal collection and the University Museum’s permanent collection in addition to others generously on loan from private collections. The exhibit will also feature a video interview with the artist.

This exhibit is open Tuesday, January 26, through Saturday, March 20, in the University Museum, located on the first floor of Sutton Hall. The University Museum welcomes visitors during the following hours: 

2:00–5:00 p.m. Tuesday through Friday,

Special Saturday hours of 2:00–5:00 p.m. on March 6, 13, and 20.

You are not alone.  Actively Moving Forward (AMF) is a community of students coming together to support and empower each other. Actively Moving Forward provides grief support for students grieving the illness or death of a loved one. This is a safe place to chat and bond. Wherever you are in your grief journey, AMF is here for you. The meetings for the Spring 2021 semester will be held via HIPAA complaint Zoom in a group format; participation is confidential. You are not required to attend each week; you can come and go as you please and share when you feel comfortable and ready to do so. (Please note, this is not a therapy group, but rather a support group for those who are grieving or seeking to support friends/family who are grieving. If would like to seek confidential counseling services, please contact the IUP Counseling Center at 724-357-2621 or email counseling-center@iup.edu to schedule an appointment.) Interested in connecting with others? Please email Sarah (httx@iup.edu) or Alexandra (tttx@iup.edu) with any questions or for more information. You can find them on Facebook at Actively Moving Forward at IUP for meeting updates and links. This is a great opportunity to meet new people and find a community built on support and friendship. 

Join Queer Conversations and The Haven Project to discuss relationships and self-care during a pandemic.  Attendees will discuss healthy and unhealthy relationships, learn about boundaries and respecting one another's space and ideas, identify some self-care tips during this challenging time, and can participate in a stress-reducing craft.

Attendance vouchers will be available upon request.

RSVP at: haven-project@iup.edu (limited seating available)healthy relationships heart

Follow us on social media to find out more:


Join LGBTQIA Support for the Queer Conversations Series every Tuesday from 5:00–7:00 p.m. The Zoom meeting code for all sessions is 913 2363 1243.

Opportunity for interested students to learn more and join an Interfraternity Council (IFC) fraternity. IFC and individual chapters promote their recruitment events on social media and Crimson Connect.

IUP Haven Project will present “What’s Love Got To Do With It?”

Learn about healthy versus unhealthy relationships, love styles, love languages, and signs of dating and domestic violence.

If you have concerns about a relationship, information on resources that are available to help will be discussed.

ZoomSign - whats love got to do with it

Proof of attendance is available upon request.

For questions, email haven-project@iup.edu

Keep up with Haven:

  • Facebook:  IUP Haven Project
  • Instagram:  @IUPHaven
  • Twitter:  @IUPHaven

Business Seminar: The First Step

Eberly College of Business and Information Technology, Suite 108

Eberly College of Business and Information Technology

Have you always had a dream to start your own business but didn’t know where to start?

This workshop will help aspiring entrepreneurs to begin the process of successful business ownership including evaluating business ideas, developing a business plan, and exploring financing options. The cost is $15, but the fee is waived for veterans and the unemployed.

For more information, call 724-357-7915 or email iup-sbdc@iup.edu. To register, visit the IUP Small Business Development Center Seminars online store.

One Night in Miami poster Students interested in learning more about black historical figures in our country’s history are invited to join Fraternity and Sorority Life and watch the movie One Night in Miami…

The movie follows the story of one night where icons Muhammad Ali, Malcolm X, Sam Cooke, and Jim Brown met to discuss their roles in the civil rights movement in the 60s.

Start here to watch the movie.

Following the movie, we’ll have a group discussion on the impact of these women and men. We are asking students to share their thoughts and feeling throughout the film.

Spring 2021 Trivia Night 1Calling all brainiacs, Einsteins, pop culturists, and Wikipedia-lovers! It’s a TRIVIA NIGHT at IUP!

STATIC proudly presents its first monthly Trivia Night of the Spring 2021 semester! We'll provide the host and sleek trivia platform, cash prizes, and everything else you need to have a blast. All you have to bring is yourself and your teammates!

Join in on the fun on Tuesday, February 16, via Zoom, from 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Register here with your captain's name, IUP email, Banner ID, cell phone, team name, and teammate names!

Space is limited.

IMPORTANT: PLEASE ARRIVE 15 MINUTES EARLY. ONCE ALL SPOTS ARE FILLED, NO OTHER SPOTS WILL OPEN.

For more information, check out the STATIC website, Twitter page, or Instagram page.

The Central Quad Area is hosting a Lovefest in the lobbies of each floor in Putt Hall and Ruddock Hall! This event will include different activities on each floor to maintain social distancing.

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Exhibit: Ned Wert, A Retrospective

University Museum, First Floor Sutton Hall

The Lively Arts

This exhibition represents an outstanding 60+ year career as an artist, mentor, and educator. Paintings on display are from the artist’s personal collection and the University Museum’s permanent collection in addition to others generously on loan from private collections. The exhibit will also feature a video interview with the artist.

This exhibit is open Tuesday, January 26, through Saturday, March 20, in the University Museum, located on the first floor of Sutton Hall. The University Museum welcomes visitors during the following hours: 

2:00–5:00 p.m. Tuesday through Friday,

Special Saturday hours of 2:00–5:00 p.m. on March 6, 13, and 20.

Opportunity for interested students to learn more and join an Interfraternity Council (IFC) fraternity. IFC and individual chapters promote their recruitment events on social media and Crimson Connect.