Central Calendar

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

Canceled - Exhibit: 2021 Masters of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition

Kipp Gallery, First Floor Sprowls Hall

The Lively Arts

Friday, April 2, 2021

Exhibit: Department of Art and Design Faculty Triennial Exhibition

University Museum, First Floor Sutton Hall

The Lively Arts

This ever-popular exhibition is an opportunity for the Art and Design faculty at IUP to share their work that showcases the forefront of contemporary art.

  • Tuesday–Friday, April 2–30
  • 2:00–5:00 p.m.

Monday, April 5, 2021

Research Appreciation Week spotlights the spirit of innovation and collaboration shared by all disciplines and recognizes the contributions that IUP original research and scholarship make to the region and world.  

Research Appreciation Week promises a busy week of events showcasing the outstanding research done throughout the year by our faculty and students. Among the highlighted events is the IUP Scholars Forum, which offers our undergraduate and graduate students the chance to present their research or performances.

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Exhibit: IUP Museum Goes Downtown, From Our Walls to Your Home

The Artists Hand, 732 Philadelphia Street, Indiana

The Lively Arts

painting: Four-ApplesFor the seventh time, the University Museum will present an exhibition at the Artists Hand Gallery, located at 732 Philadelphia Street, Indiana, beginning April 6. The exhibition, “The University Museum at IUP Goes Downtown: From Our Walls to Your Home,” presents art works from the museum’s collection which will be for sale.

The art on display includes a variety of media: prints, paintings, photographs, drawings, and mixed media in various styles ranging from abstract to classic representational. The subject matter of the works on sale ranges from architecture, landscapes, and still life, to figurative, and more.

Painting: Untitled cityscapeThe exhibition will be on view at the gallery from April 6 through April 24, Monday–Saturday 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. with extended hours on Friday, April 9, until 8:00 p.m. for an opening reception beginning at 6:00 p.m.

For more information on this exhibition, please visit the University Museum website or the Artists Hand Gallery website or email museum-info@iup.edu

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

The Scholars Forum is a unique event that allows undergraduate and graduate students to present their research and creative projects. Formats that students can select to showcase their research include poster presentations, oral presentations, musical/theater/dance performances, and juried art. Submissions will be reviewed by faculty judges and are eligible for prizes.

This year’s event will be held on Wednesday, April 7, and will take place in a virtual environment. Find more information about participating in or attending the event by visiting the Scholars Forum website. Please contact scholars-forum@iup.edu with any questions. 

Health and wellness are at the forefront for most of us! All members of the IUP family are invited to join us in the 2021 IUP Wellness Challenge, April 1–30, 2021.

Everyone who completes the IUP Wellness Challenge will receive a Completion Certificate and the chance to win additional IUP prizes.

  1. Register, and download the Wellness Challenge Calendar.
  2. Start the wellness challenge on Thursday, April 1, completing the activity checklist each day.
  3. Finish the wellness challenge on Friday, April 30.
  4. Share your wellness challenge photos to your favorite social media platforms using #iupwellnesschallenge or email photos to alumni-relations@iup.edu for additional chances to win exciting IUP prizes along the way and to be highlighted on the IUP Alumni Association channels.
  5. Email alumni-relations@iup.edu by May 15, 2021, with a copy of your IUP Wellness Challenge Tracker confirming your challenge completion.

IUP Wellness Challenge Calendar

We encourage you to follow a sound nutritional plan, practice mediation, yoga, or other mental wellness activities too!

Visit: www.alumni.iup.edu/iupcares for an on-demand library of additional resources!

Note: You should consult your physician before beginning any exercise routine. We encourage you to practice safe social distancing during the IUP Wellness Challenge. If you have any questions, please contact us at alumni-relations@iup.edu.

#IUPproud #IUPWellnessChallenge

Learn all about the 2021 IUP Wellness Challenge.

This workshop will present and overview and use of the D2L Grades Tool. Join us on Zoom.

Upscale to a steak dinner for a $5.00 upcharge.

Also enjoy the Chocolate Dipped Cookie Bar at dinner!

Layne Fargo, IUP alumna and author of the thrillers Temper and They Never Learn, will join the IUP Libraries for a virtual meet-the-author event. 

We hope you’ll join us on Zoom!

Nicole Bukosky from the IUP Office of Alumni and Friends will present on the importance of having a mentor. An opportunity to network will follow the presentation. Zoom link.


Level: Undergraduate/Graduate

This workshop helps students build the kinds of careful reading skills that are needed to proofread their papers, including reading slowly, using A Writer’s Reference, and following rules of thumb.

DOND 2021IUP! Deal? Or no deal? Join STATIC as we host our virtual IUP version of the hit game show, Deal or No Deal, on Wednesday, April 7, at 8:00 p.m., via Zoom! You and your friends could get a chance to compete against other IUP students for TONS of cash prizes! JUST PICK THE RIGHT BRIEFCASE and KNOW HOW TO HAGGLE!

Want to be a contestant? Register here!

Please note that only active, Icard-holding students can participate in Deal or No Deal, and that all participants must be 18 years old or older.

To join the event without playing, use this link.

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