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

Friday, April 9, 2021

The deadline for Total Semester Withdrawal is Friday, April 9, 2021. Additional dates of importance can be viewed on the Academic Calendar.

Fall 2021 Open Registration Begins Friday, April 9, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. Additional dates of importance can be viewed on the Academic Calendar.

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.

What does the term “intersectionality” mean to you? Guest speaker Melinda Quinn Brennan will address this topic during this mini-conference. 

Brennan asserts that, “Intersectionality is a critical lens—a mode of thinking that requires action and encourages supportive work across differences. This talk hopes to inspire a broad conversation about working together as community members with a shared purpose.”

Poster for Intersectionality Works EventThe event is free and open to the entire IUP community and offered via Zoom.

Schedule

  • 10:00 a.m. – Keynote Address
  • 11:00 a.m. – Workshop Presentation
  • Noon – Community Conversation

For further information, please contact Austin Marsico at bhlw@iup.edu, Tedd Cogar at lgbtqia-support@iup.edu, or Jonathan Warnock at jwarnock@iup.edu.


Coffee and Collaborate Session

Virtual

Research at IUP

Scholarly endeavors are more productive and satisfying when you collaborate with partners. Drop by this Zoom event to chat and connect with others interested in research and scholarship, as part of Research Appreciation Week. Opportunities to learn more about copyright, authors’ rights, open access, how to get started in grant writing, and financial support from IUP for scholarly publishing will also be available at this informal networking event. Zoom link

Sponsored by IUP Libraries, the Center for Teaching Excellence, the School of Graduate Studies and Research, and the Research Institute.

All students are able to come out to the Student Center on campus to enjoy an evening of fun and games. Students can play games, shoot pool, watch tv, eat some food, or just chill & hang out with your friends.

Netflix & Chill: Action Night! (Virtual)

Google Chrome's Teleparty Extension

Student Cooperative

Netflix & Chill: ActionOn Friday, April 9, STATIC hosts a virtual Netflix & Chill movie night featuring your favorite blockbuster action movie! Event begins at 8:00 p.m.

For this semester, STATIC lets you choose which movie we watch together! Each Netflix & Chill movie night has a genre theme, and this one is ACTION!

Your choices are: Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, Sharkboy and Lava Girl, Extraction, or Point Blank.

Vote via STATIC’s Instagram stories the week of the event. Watch with STATIC via Google Chrome's Teleparty extension, available here! You must have a Netflix account, but it doesn’t matter whose account you use. Invite your roommate, your long-lost friend, your family, or whomever else!

STATIC will also host interactive trivia on Instagram during the event, with the winner taking home some amazing prizes!

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

Play Bingo and you may win an e-gift card! Get your Bingo card and Zoom address by 4:00 p.m. on the date of the bingo game by emailing atod-oasis@iup.edu. The game starts at 9:30 p.m.