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Tuesday, February 16, 2021

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.

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Students can submit their résumés to our career coaches to be reviewed during our Roving Résumé Review session. Zoom link.

Professor Marveta Ryan-Sams will highlight the similar historical experiences of people of African descent in Latin America and the Caribbean. She will also point out the many ways that Afro-Latin Americans have contributed to the cultures of their countries and developed their own diverse racial and cultural identities.

Join us on Zoom.

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.

This workshop for the Leadership in a Multicultural Society (LMS) will explore identity development and awareness.  As a leader, understanding ones identity is important in providing perspective.  Discussions and activities will help students better understand themselves, those around them and how they interact with others.  

Student can register to participate on Crimson Connect.  Once registered, you will receive a Zoom link.


An introduction to Python programming language will be conducted in a hands-on manner. See the department news to sign up.

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.

Stigma and discrimination are challenges that people who identify as LGBTQIA face on a daily basis.  This stress can impact a persons well-being and risk of substance abuse.  Join Dr. Michael Marquez (IUP '18) as he addresses the issues and provides information on coping strategies, resources, and how we can all be allies.

The event is sponsored by BACCHUS, Student Wellness and Engagement, the Office of Student Support and Community Standards, and the Office of LGBTQIA Support.

Zoom

Level: Undergraduate/Graduate

In this workshop, students are introduced to the APA documentation style (7th edition), including how to quote and summarize from an original source. It’s a hands-on workshop in which students see examples and do exercises on their computers. Topics include citing within the text, using signal phrases, creating the References page, and documenting online sources.

Thursday, February 18, 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.