Central Calendar

Monday, March 1, 2021

In honor of Women's History Month, MCSLE invites you to tell us about a woman who inspires you. Whether she's a favorite celebrity, historical figure, relative, friend, or professor, tell us who she is and how she's impacted your life!

From now until the end of March, write a post about her on your public instagram and tag @IUP_MCSLE and #MCSLEWomensHistoryMonth, and we'll share it on our Instagram story!

You can also send us your post on this Google form and we'll post on our Instagram!

All are welcome to contribute!

Questions? Email kxkcc@iup.edu

Saturday, March 13, 2021

This exhibition is an opportunity for the Art faculty at IUP to share their work that is on the forefront of Contemporary Art.

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Fall 2021 class registration for Undergraduate and Graduate Nonveteran students begins at 8:00 a.m. Get more information on registering for classes.

Canceled - Exhibit: 2021 Masters of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition

Kipp Gallery, First Floor Sprowls Hall

The Lively Arts

This workshop will present and overview and use of the New Assignment Tool Experience. Join us on Zoom.

Please mark your calendars for a virtual open forum with Dan Greenstein, chancellor of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. Focus of the discussion will be “The Future of System Redesign.”

The forum is open to all members of the community, and no RSVP is required. During the 90 minutes, Chancellor Greenstein will share the latest updates of system redesign and answer questions from students, faculty, and staff.

The open forum will be held via Zoom. Join the event after signing in to Zoom or use meeting ID 955 6877 4443.

During the event, attendees will be able to ask questions using the Zoom chat feature.

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.

Topics for the spring 2021 semester are as follows:


  • 19 – LGBTQIA Among Us (welcome back)
  • 26 – Winter Blues/Disability Awareness (mental, physical, spiritual identity and impact beyond seasonal affective disorder)


  • 2 – Black/Brown Identity and Queer Identity
  • 9 – Self-Love, Self-Acceptance
  • 16 – Relationships (healthy relationships and the pandemic)
  • 23 – Fun Home (musical, memoir, mystery)


  • 2 – Feminism and Queer (Women/Womyn and what does feminism mean in a queer context)
  • 9 – The Lavender Scare (a documentary about US government oppression over decades to identify and fire gays and lesbians)
  • 16 – Green Dot Training (how you can positively impact campus)
  • 23 – Body and Gender Dysmorphia (conversation around how we perceive ourselves)
  • 30 – History and the Harvey Milk Movement (first openly gay elected politician—involvement in politics and strategies for change)


  • 6 Gaymes (board games, card games, other interactive games
  • 13 Take Back The Night (history and support for Haven Programming)
  • 20 Queer Arts Showcase (share your talent and display pieces, performances, and interact with artists)
  • 27 Celebration (end of semester)

The Haven Project invites you to be a volunteer in April for Sexual Violence Awareness month. 

Join us to learn how to identify signs of sexual assault, how to support survivors, and where to go forPurple Teal ribbon resources.  Help is available. 

Volunteer with the Haven Project and assist with activities throughout April.

Attendance vouchers will be provided upon request.

Zoom:  https://iupvideo.zoom.us/j/99455840819

Every 73 seconds, an American is sexually assaulted. -RAINN.org

Follow Haven for all the latest information:

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

Email haven-project@iup.edu for more information.

IUP Tubaphonium Ensemble

Gorell Recital Hall

The Lively Arts

The IUP Tubaphonium Ensemble, under the direction of Zach Collins, performs a concert of works for chamber and large tuba-ephonium ensemble. Literature will include standards in the repertoire as well as newly-composed works.

**A live audience will be permitted.**

Number of tickets will depend on current COVID guidelines. The performance will also be live streamed on the IUP Department of Music's YouTube Channel.

IUP Faculty and students perform music written, performed, and recorded by Distinguished Alumnus, Jim Self (BSEd 1965). 

This event is free admission. 

Virtual Art Gallery Spring 2021“Art is standing with one hand extended into the universe and one hand extended into the world, and letting ourselves be a conduit for passing energy,” says Albert Einstein. Relive those childhood memories of bus rides, first peeks at something inspirational, and new museums with STATIC!

Miss visiting the Met? The Carnegie? The National Gallery? Come check out these places (and others) with STATIC on Tuesday, March 30, via Zoom, from 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. No preregistration is required!

To join the event, use this Zoom link.

Rules are as follows:

Participants can choose their own adventure at the event.

Participants must edit Zoom name to be their name and include the 4/5 letter IUP email.

Participants may not use vulgar or disparaging language or images.

STATIC staff will serve as moderators. Anyone not abiding by rules will not be permitted to join the event or participate in the event; they will also be removed from the event and referred to the IUP Office of Student Support and Community Standards for conduct proceedings.

For more information, visit the STATIC website or STATIC on Twitter and Instagram.