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Wednesday, April 8, 2020

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 includes a number of events showcasing the outstanding research done by IUP's faculty and students, including the Scholar's Forum held on April 8, 2020.

Graduate and Undergraduate students present original research, scholarly activities, and creative endeavors

Do you have a resume or cover letter that needs to be updated? Or have you never written one of these documents in your life?

Regardless of where you are, this presentation, led by CPDC Associate Director Kelsey Thompson, will cover all the resume and cover letter writing basics you need to know.  https://youtu.be/mTemvcN3Kz8

CANCELED: Exhibit Opens: “Polish Posters” — The University Museum Goes Downtown

Artists Hand Gallery, 732 Philadephia Street, Indiana PA

The Lively Arts

The exhibit will be posters from the extensive collection of Polish Posters that are part of the IUP Museum Collection. 

This exhibit runs from April 8 to April 27, 2020.

Hours for the Artists Hand Gallery are subject to change.

Free Admission.

Join Health and Wellness Peer Educator Charles Coleman as he gives you tips on staying healthy and active during these stressful times. Follow Charles on @iupaware and @iupranger1 on Instagram at 1:00 p.m.

CANCELED: MFA Thesis Exhibition

University Museum, 1st floor Sutton Hall AND Kipp Galleries, Sprowls Hall

The Lively Arts

Concurrent exhibitions showcasing works by the Spring 2020 Master of Fine Arts candidates from IUP's Art Department.  These exhibitions celebrate the final stages of graduate degree work and feature a wide variety of styles and media. The exhibits are presented across three campus venues in Sutton and Sprowls Hall. 

University Museum Hours: 2:00–6:00 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday; noon-7:30 p.m. Thursday; noon–4:00 p.m. Saturday. Closed Sunday and Monday.

Kipp and Annex Gallery Hours: noon–4:00 p.m., Tuesday–Friday. Closed Monday, Saturday, Sunday and all university holidays and breaks.

This exhibit runs from March 31, 2020 to April 25, 2020 

Free Admission

CANCELED - Koru Mindfulness Class 3

G18 Suites on Maple East

Health and Well-Being Events

This course, consisting of four weekly classes, is designed to teach basic mindfulness and meditation skills. Mindfulness has been empirically demonstrated to help focus attention, improve mood and decrease stress and anxiety. This course is not for credit and is free of charge. The companion app will be paid for by IUP.

This event is canceled.

The LGBTQIA Support Office will participate in IUP’s Take Back the Night, a night of advocating for the end of ending sexual relationship and domestic violence in all forms.

This workshop has been CANCELED.

Social media has given us more options than ever for how to connect with others.  Unfortunately, these technologies have also presented new challenges to interact with others in ways that feel fulfilling and meaningful. Discover practical tips for how to improve our relationships with others both online and off.

Join from PC, Mac, iOS or Android: https://iupvideo.zoom.us/j/3787024677  

Or join by phone: +1 646 558 8656 (US Toll) or +1 312 626 6799 (US Toll)    

Meeting ID: 378 702 4677    

International numbers available: https://iupvideo.zoom.us/u/aimkrqrvV

Or join from a H.323/SIP room system: Dial: (US West) or (US East)     Meeting ID: 378 702 4677  

CANCELED: Recital: Saxophone Studio

Gorell Recital Hall, 2nd Floor Sutton Hall

The Lively Arts

The IUP Saxophone Studio will present a wide variety of classical, jazz, and popular music in chamber and large ensembles. This event is free and open to the public!

CANCELED Take Back the Night 2020

Putt-Delaney Courtyard to the HUB

Haven Project Events

This event has been CANCELED.

Join the Haven Project, along with many faculty, staff, students, and community members as we march together to Take Back the Night for victims and survivors of sexual violence on Wednesday, April 8, 2020.  People can gather at 7:15 p.m. in the Putt-Delaney Courtyard as we prepare for the march with t-shirts, signs, chant cards, glow sticks, etc.  We will have a kickoff with music and speakers, and then the march will take place at 8:00 p.m. and end up at the HUB for the Speak Out to follow.  The Speak Out is open for anyone interested and is a place where victims and survivors can share their stories.  The Just Paws Therapy Dogs will be available during the Speak Out as well.Take Back the Night Banner with 2 students

For more information, please visit The Haven Project website


Contact the Haven Project at haven-project@iup.edu.

The Just Paws Therapy Dogs will be at the Take Back the Night Speak Out.