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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Suit-Up Event

JC Penney - Indiana Mall

Career and Professional Development Center

Join the IUP Career and Professional Development Center on Sunday, February 17, 2019, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at JCPenney’s in the Indiana Mall, where the doors will be open to IUP students, faculty, and staff only. 

Members of the IUP community will have the chance to shop for professional attire at a 40 percent discount, which will include all business and business casual clothing, shoes, and accessories.There will also be coupons for shoppers to come back at a later date and receive 20 percent off their order, as well as coupons for the salon and for a Sephora mini-makeover.IUP faculty and staff volunteers will be there to assist students in identifying professional clothing options.  The JCPenney’s team will be there as well to assist all shoppers.

Kelsey Thompson, assistant director of the CPDC, helps to coordinate the event. “We want all IUP students to have the chance to begin to build their professional wardrobe,” Thompson said. “The team at JCPenney’s has been fantastic to work with, and we are looking forward to another great event this Sunday.”

A shuttle bus will be running outside of Pratt Hall to JCPenney’s every 15–20 minutes for students needing transportation. 

Although pre-registration is not required to attend, students are encouraged to let the CPDC know they plan on attending the event by filling out the Student Registration form (please indicate “Suit-Up” in the Event You Plan to Attend space).  For more information about the IUP Career and Professional Development Center, please call 724-357-2235 or e-mail career-development@iup.edu.

Monday, February 18, 2019

Meditation Sitting

Room 402 Suites on Maple East

Health and Well-Being Center

Give yourself a break each week to pause, breathe, and practice your mindfulness skills.Dr. Daniel Weinstein will be offering meditation sittings from 12:00 p.m. - 12:40 p.m in Room 402 Suites on Maple East.

R Workshop II

STRGT 220

Mathematics Department

Second in a series of two workshops on using R.

R Workshop II

Stright 220

Math and Computer Science Events

Second in a series of two workshops on using R.

Due to speaker illness, the February 18 program with attorney and author Greg Lukianoff, “Freedom from Speech and Disempowering a Generation,” has been postponed.

Read more about Lukianoff’s upcoming visit to IUP.

Greg Lukianoff, president of the Foundation for Individual Rights on Education (FIRE), will discuss his book, "The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and bad Intentions Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure." Join us for this program as part of the Year of Free Speech and its role on a college campus.

Cosponsored by the Six O'Clock Series.

Jim and Evelyn Piazza, parents of Timothy Piazza, are set to speak to the campus community about the death of their son and their hope for change on college campuses. Timothy Piazza was a sophomore at Penn State in 2017 when he died after a night of pledging a fraternity. This event is sponsored by the Interfraternity Council, Panhellenic Association and the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life. Join us Monday night!

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Hard Hatted Women and Women In Action

University Muesum, First Floor Sutton Hall

The Lively Arts

Concurrent exhibitions,Hard Hatted Women is a multimedia exhibit featuring women who were trailblazers in the labor unions of the Pittsburgh region during the 1970s and 1980s, while Women in Action features artworks from the University Museum Permanent Collection.

This exhibit runs from February 9 through March 9.

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.

Free Admission.

More information about this event.

Math Club Meeting

Stright 202

Math and Computer Science Events

Join us for socialization and fun.

Math Club Meeting

STRGT 202

Mathematics Department

Join us for socialization and fun.

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 e-mail iup-sbdc@iup.edu. To register, visit the IUP Small Business Development Center Seminars online store.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Come join us for the February edition of the CAE Forum, where members of the National Centers of Academic Excellence community give non-technical presentations on topics of value to the CAE community.Title: Use of Free and Open Source Labs to Support Cybersecurity Education

Location: CAE Forum.

Just log in as “Guest” and enter your name. No password required.

Audience: Students, Professors, Government

Presenters: Christopher Simpson, Director, National University Center for Cybersecurity

Description: Operating and maintaining a virtual lab environment can be expensive and requires significant resources. Many organizations and individuals create and share free and open source labs and competitions. In this talk, Chris Simpson will discuss National University’s adoption and use of these free labs and competitions in their BS and MS Cybersecurity classes. He will also discuss how they map these labs to meet CAE Knowledge Units and the NICE Framework KSA’s. The talk will include a hands-on demo of some free environments.

A recording of the live presentation will be available within 48 hours of the presentation at: https://www.caecommunity.org/content/cae-forum-resources

Contact us at: caeforum@caecommunity.org

Hard Hatted Women and Women In Action

University Muesum, First Floor Sutton Hall

The Lively Arts

Concurrent exhibitions, Hard Hatted Women is a multimedia exhibit featuring women who were trailblazers in the labor unions of the Pittsburgh region during the 1970s and 1980s, while Women in Action features artworks from the University Museum Permanent Collection.

This exhibit runs from February 9 through March 9.

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.

Free Admission.

More information about this event.

Koru Mindfulness Class

Room G18 Suites on Maple East

Health and Well-Being Center

This course, consisting of four classes, is designed to teach mindfulness and meditation skills.  This is class number two.

Escalation Workshop

HUB Ohio Room

Haven Project Events

Escalation - An eye opening film about the risk signs of dating violence. Do you know how to determine if you or a friend is in a potentially unhealthy or unsafe relationship? Join us for a viewing of the short film, "Escalation," to learn about the warning signs of unhealthy and dangerous relationships and what you can do about them. 

Ascension Meditation and Yoga

HUB Susquehanna Room

Student Organizations

Women's Basketball vs. Clarion

Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex

Hawk’s Nest

Men's Basketball vs Clarion

Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex

Hawk’s Nest

Open to all students.  Faculty-in-residence, Dr. P., hosts this workshop series designed to help students determine their life's path.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Graduate nursing students will complete assessments/screenings including: risk for heart disease, depression, stress, and blood pressure screenings. We will also incorporate social media opportunities to provide additional teaching related to heart disease prevention.

Hard Hatted Women and Women In Action

University Muesum, First Floor Sutton Hall

The Lively Arts

Concurrent exhibitions,Hard Hatted Women is a multimedia exhibit featuring women who were trailblazers in the labor unions of the Pittsburgh region during the 1970s and 1980s, while Women in Actionfeatures artworks from the University Museum Permanent Collection.

This exhibit runs from February 9 through March 9.

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.

Free Admission.

More information about this event.

Just Paws Therapy Dogs

G60 Suites on Maple-East

Health Education and Advocacy

The Just Paws Therapy Dogs will be on campus today.  Stop and see them.

Healthy Relationships Presentation

HUB Susquehanna room

Haven Project Events

Come join us for our Healthy Relationships Presentation where we will talk all about healthy and unhealthy relationships, how to recognize an unhealthy relationship, what to do to help someone who is in an unhealthy relationship, and much more. 

Conversation Corner

Skillzone - Eicher Hall

International Education Office

Join us for free pizza and conversation with IUP International Students!

Come see the award winning movie, Green Book.

Friday, February 22, 2019

The deadline to withdraw from courses ending by mid-semester is Friday, February 22, 2018. Additional dates of importance can be viewed on the Academic Calendar.

Bubble Trouble: An Interactive Bubble Show

Waller Hall Mainstage, IUP Performing Arts Center

The Lively Arts

Jeff Boyer takes bubbles to the max in this one-man bubble extravaganza. It’s the craziest, most creative bubble show around. Jeff juggles bubbles, sculpts and builds with bubbles, makes fog-filled bubbles, and more, including a bubble volcano, a bubble roller coaster, and maybe even a kid in a bubble! Mixing comedy, music and interactive bubble-magic, he engages and delights audiences of all ages.

Regular: $10
Senior (60+): $10
I-Card* and Military*: $5
IUP Student*: $5
18 and Under: $5

Tickets are available beginning August 27, 2018, by ordering online, visiting the Lively Arts Ticket Office, or calling our ticket office at 724-357-1313. The Ticket Office is located in the lobby of the IUP Performing Arts Center, 403 S. 11th Street, Indiana, PA 15705. Tickets can be purchased onsite noon to 5:00 p.m. Monday–Friday, or up to an hour before the performance. For groups of 15 or more, please call the Lively Arts Office at 724-357-2787.

 Ticket Fees of $3 per ticket are applied to purchases made online, by phone, and at the Lively Arts Ticket Office** on the day and night of show.

To avoid ticket fees, please purchase your tickets at the Lively Arts Ticket Office** in advance the day before the show or earlier. *

I-Card (for IUP students and current SCA members) and Military discounted tickets must be purchased in person at the Ticket Office. Cards must be presented to be verified.

Buy tickets now: https://iuplivelyarts.secure.force.com/ticket/

**The Lively Arts Ticket Office is located in the lobby of the IUP Performing Arts Center, 403 S. 11th Street, Indiana, PA 15705, and is open 12 noon to 5 pm, Monday through Friday, when classes are in session.

More information about this event.

Have the winter blues? Gather some friends and come to the Ohio Room for some Bingo fun. Great prizes!  

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Ice Skating

Meet in KCAC Parking Lot

International Education Office

Enjoy a day of Ice Skating!

The Defiant Requiem

Fisher Auditorium

The Lively Arts

During WWII Giuseppe Verdi's Requiem was performed at the Terezin Concentration Camp as an act of defiance. In 2012 this incredible historic moment was memorialized by the film "Defiant Requiem." DEFIANT REQUIEM tells the little-known story of the Nazi concentration camp, Terezín. Led by imprisoned conductor Rafael Schächter, the inmates of Terezín fought back...with art and music. Through hunger, disease and slave labor, the Jewish inmates of Terezin hold onto their humanity by staging plays, composing opera and using paper and ink to record the horrors around them. The IUP Chorale, in collaboration with The Defiant Requiem Foundation and Penn State Altoona, will present the the Verdi Requiem as performed at Terezin. 

Regular: $10
Senior (60+): $8
I-Card* and Military*: $6
IUP Student*: $6
18 and Under: $6

Ticket Fees of $3 per ticket are applied to purchases made online, by phone, and at the Lively Arts Ticket Office** on the day and night of show.

To avoid ticket fees, please purchase your tickets at the Lively Arts Ticket Office** in advance the day before the show or earlier.

*I-Card (for IUP students and current SCA members) and Military discounted tickets must be purchased in person at the Ticket Office. Cards must be presented to be verified.

Buy tickets now: https://iuplivelyarts.secure.force.com/ticket/#sections_a0F1N00000qUj54UAC

**The Lively Arts Ticket Office is located in the lobby of the IUP Performing Arts Center, 403 S. 11th Street, Indiana, PA 15705, and is open 12 noon to 5 pm, Monday through Friday, when classes are in session.

Monday, February 25, 2019

Meditation Sitting

Room 402 Suites on Maple East

Health and Well-Being Center

Give yourself a break each week to pause, breathe, and practice your mindfulness skills.Dr. Daniel Weinstein will be offering meditation sittings from 12:00 p.m. - 12:40 p.m in Room 402 Suites on Maple East.

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