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Student Government Association to Host Virtual Housing Fair

Join us from October 5 to October 9 for the Virtual Housing Fair on Flipgrid! In the Housing Fair you’ll find information from IUP Housing and off-campus landlords about on- and off-campus housing options.

Posted on 9/29/2020 2:07:14 PM

Join Cure@IUP via Zoom on Mondays

Join Cure@IUP this Monday, September 28, on Zoom as we come together and raise money for children in the Republic of Malawi to get free orthopedic surgery.

Posted on 9/24/2020 2:23:59 PM

Latino Student Organization First General Meeting

The first general assembly meeting for the Latino Student Organization (LaSO) will be Thursday, September 24, from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. via Zoom.

Posted on 9/22/2020 9:22:43 AM

National Voter Registration Day

September 22, 2020, was National Voter Registration Day! Don't worry if you missed us in the Oak Grove. You can still visit to register to vote and learn how to cast your ballot. You can also check your registration status, find your polling location, and apply for a mail-in ballot at This year, everybody vote!

Posted on 9/22/2020 9:21:21 AM

Future Business Leaders of America, Phi Beta Lambda Meeting

Learn how Phi Beta Lambda develops leaders through community service, competitions, and conferences on Wednesday, September 23, at 6:00 p.m. via Zoom.

Posted on 9/22/2020 9:20:46 AM

Virtual IUP Day, September 18

Due to circumstances surrounding COVID-19, IUP Day has been transformed into a virtual experience this year. Student organizations are currently updating their Crimson Connect pages and uploading videos to Flipgrid to provide information about how you can join them this semester.

Posted on 9/14/2020 3:02:06 PM

Banned Books Week Call for Readings

Do you read banned books? Send us a video to be featured on the English Graduate Organization’s Banned Books Week page!

Posted on 9/14/2020 2:48:35 PM

Learn to Sail with IUP Sailing Club

Beginners, experts, returning members, and new members—all are welcome to check out the IUP Sailing Club. Please attend our Zoom meeting this Wednesday, September 16, (and every Wednesday) at 8:00 p.m. to learn about the club and be introduced to sailing techniques.

Posted on 9/14/2020 2:45:48 PM

Open Mic is Happening this Monday

Join BACCHUS for a Zoom version of Open Mic this coming Monday, April 20 at 6:00 p.m.

Posted on 4/17/2020 1:18:34 PM

Virtual Bingo is Back on Fridays

The fun is back on Fridays at 8:00 p.m.! If you want to play, email us by 6:00 p.m. on Fridays to receive a virtual bingo card and sign-in instructions.

Posted on 4/14/2020 11:51:25 AM

BACCHUS Virtual Bingo is Back this Friday

BACCHUS Bingo will be this Friday, April 10 at 8:00 p.m. To play, send an e-mail to by 6:00 p.m. on Friday to get your card and sign-on instructions.

Posted on 4/8/2020 3:34:52 PM

Join in on Story Time with an IUP Alumna

Throwback to your childhood every day at 4:00 p.m. or 7:00 p.m. with a story with IUP alumna and former ATOD peer educator Heather Weleski on Avalon Public Library’s Facebook page as she reads a story each day.

Posted on 4/6/2020 3:09:51 PM

Reply to the US Census Today Using your Indiana, Pa. Address

Wednesday, April 1, is Census Day. This is the day that the Census Bureau does a national push to get everyone to register for the Census, the once-in-a-decade count of everyone living in the United States. The whole process is easy, taking only around 10–12 minutes to complete.

Posted on 3/31/2020 1:54:57 PM

Nominations Open for Celebrating Leadership Awards

Nominations are now open for the Celebrating Leadership Awards co-sponsored by Student Government Association and the Center for Multicultural Student Leadership and Engagement. Nominate individuals, organizations, or advisors! The nomination form can be found on Crimson Connect under the "Forms" tab.

Posted on 2/28/2020 10:07:34 AM

Culture Cafe March 2

The Office of International Education invites you to our second Culture Cafe event of the semester on Monday, March 2 in Northern 116 and 119 from 4:00–5:00 p.m.

Posted on 2/27/2020 11:39:38 AM

Arte con LaSO

Looking for a fun break from classes? Come paint with LaSO and enjoy Latin music, agua de horchata, and Mexican candy on Thursday, February 27, from 5:30–7:30 p.m. in the Elkin Great Room.

Posted on 2/26/2020 12:14:13 PM

Get a Jump on Spring: Learn to Sail with the Sailing Club

IUP Sailing Club invites members and prospective members to learn how to safely capsize and recover a sailboat in the Zink pool on Sunday, March 1, at 4:00 p.m.

Posted on 2/26/2020 12:08:22 PM

Bingo is Back!

Join BACCHUS and ATOD for all of the fun, great prizes, and free food at Bingo Friday nights at 10:00 p.m. in the HUB Ohio Room.

Posted on 2/20/2020 10:04:18 AM

Take an AOD Survey for a Chance to Win a Walmart Gift Card

Check your email for the Alcohol and Other Drug survey being administered at IUP and other universities in  the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.

Posted on 2/17/2020 2:49:58 PM

Open Mic is Back on Monday Nights!

Come hang out and play or listen as others jam at open mic every Monday in the HUB Ohio Room at 8:15 p.m.

Posted on 2/14/2020 12:21:22 PM

International Education to Host Culture Cafe

The Office of International Education invites you to Culture Cafe on February 3 from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. in Northern 116 and 129. Culture Cafe is an opportunity for international and domestic students to mingle while playing games and having snacks.

Posted on 1/30/2020 10:00:04 AM

Start Smart: Learn How to Negotiate Your Highest Possible Salary

The Indiana branch of the AAUW, in partnership with IUP’s Commission on Women and the IUP Women’s and Gender Studies program, will host an advocacy and equity training “Start Smart” workshop on Saturday, February 8 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Humanities and Social Science building, room 114.

Posted on 1/29/2020 2:26:14 PM

Future Entrepreneurs Club Seeking Students for Leadership Positions

The Future Entrepreneurs Club is looking for anyone interested in owning a small business or becoming an entrepreneur to join our executive board! We are currently looking for multiple positions for the current semester, and will be needing all positions filled for the fall 2020 semester.

Posted on 1/29/2020 2:22:54 PM

Narcotics Anonymous Meetings on Sundays

Narcotics Anonymous will meet on Sundays at 10:30 a.m. in G-60 Suites on Maple East.

Posted on 1/29/2020 2:21:13 PM

Actively Moving Forward Spring Kickoff This Thursday

AMF will meet in the lobby of Uhler Hall on Thursday, January 30 from 3:30–4:30 p.m. We will be writing thank you letters to troops to send through the organization Support Our Troops.

Posted on 1/29/2020 2:20:13 PM

Swim Club Practices Resume This Week

The IUP Swim Club will start spring semester practices this week! Team practices will be held Monday through Thursday nights at 8:00 p.m. at the Memorial Field House pool.

Posted on 1/29/2020 2:17:20 PM

New Semester, New You! Quit Vaping or Smoking

Start the semester off right by quitting tobacco.  Free cessation classes will be offered starting Friday, February 7, at 12:15 p.m. in G-60 Maple East.

Posted on 1/17/2020 11:44:14 AM

Football Walk-On Tryout Meeting February 5

There will be a walk-on tryout meeting for football on Wednesday, February 5 from 2:30–4:00 p.m. in F-5 Pierce Hall.

Posted on 1/17/2020 11:42:08 AM

NAEA's Second Annual Holiday Craft Show This Sunday

IUP’s student chapter of the National Art Education Association is hosting its second annual Holiday Craft Show on Sunday, December 8, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Fraternal Order of the Eagles (420 Philadelphia Street).

Posted on 12/5/2019 10:41:21 AM

What's CWIP? Brunch Informational Meeting

Interested in joining a multicultural women’s organization based around empowerment, leadership skills, building bonds with strong women on campus, quality academics, community service, and much more? Do you think Collegiate Women in Progress is the one for you? If so, come to our Brunch Informational on Wednesday, December 4, at 6:30 p.m. in Stephenson G-41.

Posted on 12/2/2019 11:07:57 AM

WIUP-FM Hosting Local Rap Competition

Local/Underground rap artists are going to be performing their music for a chance to have their music added to WIUP-FM's hip-hop show that plays Monday–Friday from 10:00 p.m.–12:00 a.m. The competition is on Tuesday, November 19 from 7:30–9:00 p.m. in the HUB Ohio Room.

Posted on 11/18/2019 11:09:54 AM

Anthropology Club Book Giveaway

On Wednesday, November 20, there will be a book giveaway outside of the Anthropology Department in McElhaney G-1 from 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Posted on 11/12/2019 11:30:25 AM

Culture Cafe, November 11

The Office of International Education's last Culture Cafe of the semester will be on this coming Monday, November 11 from 5:00–6:00 p.m. in Stephenson G-10. As usual, we will have snacks, games, and trivia! It'll be a great chance to mingle and learn about all the cultures we have here at IUP before the semester ends.

Posted on 11/7/2019 11:33:10 AM

Actively Moving Forward to Host Special Guest

Did you know that dogs can sense when we are sad and can be a wonderful support after the loss of a loved one? Our next AMF meeting is Tuesday, November 12 from 12:30–1:30 p.m. in Uhler 106. Stop by and meet our unofficial mascot, Gatsby, the Goldendoodle!

Posted on 11/7/2019 11:31:58 AM

Talk & Walk on the Hoodlebug Extension

The theme of this year's National Community Planning Month is "Infrastructure That Benefits All." The Planning Student Organization in conjunction with Indiana County and Borough planners are hosting the final event of Planning Month on Wednesday, October 30 from 5:30–7:00 p.m., starting at HSS 225 and ending at the Hoodlebug Trail Extension.

Posted on 10/29/2019 10:30:16 AM

Future Business Leaders of America Meeting

Join us for the FBLA-Phi Beta Lambda meeting on Wednesday, October 30 at 8:00 p.m. in Eberly 408.

Posted on 10/29/2019 10:27:27 AM

Learn About a Career in Student Affairs

Ever wonder what it would be like to have a career on a college campus in the out-of-classroom areas such as residence life, orientation, multicultural affairs, or career development? Join us for an informative program on preparing for a career in student affairs this Friday, November 1, from 10:00 a.m. to noon in the HUB Susquehanna Room.

Posted on 10/29/2019 10:25:03 AM

Final Sail Day of the Season and BBQ

Join the Sailing Club for our final sail day of the season and BBQ bonfire on Sunday, November 3, from noon to 6:00 p.m. at Yellow Creek State Park.

Posted on 10/23/2019 11:19:42 AM

Halls of Horror Haunted House Event

Come join the Residence Hall Association for a guided haunted house tour through rooms created by residence hall councils on Thursday, October 24 from 7:00–10:00 p.m. in Wallwork G-98!

Posted on 10/23/2019 11:17:13 AM

Islamic Awareness Day: Spirituality and Mental Health

Join the Muslim Student Association as we discuss Islamic perspectives on mental health and the physical and non-physical roots of wellness on Wednesday, October 23 aat 5:00 p.m. in HSS 225.

Posted on 10/21/2019 11:32:26 AM

Family Night Free Screening of Fairy Tale from a Different Culture

Join the Foreign Film and Music Organization for a Halloween family night screening of Ponyo, a fairy tale from a different culture, on Friday, October 25, at 6:00 p.m. in the Elkin Hall Great Room.

Posted on 10/21/2019 11:30:36 AM

IUP Graduate Studies Fair

Graduate Admissions is hosting a Graduate Studies Fair in the Hub Ohio Room on November 20 from 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m., where you can learn about graduate programs and meet program coordinators.

Posted on 10/17/2019 2:16:20 PM

American Chemical Society National Chemistry Week Celebration

To celebrate National Chemistry Week, the American Chemical Society club will be hosting a liquid nitrogen ice cream/sundae bar and pie-a-professor event on Wednesday, October 23 from 7:00–8:00 p.m. in the Weyandt lobby.

Posted on 10/17/2019 2:14:27 PM

Islamic Awareness Day, October 23

On behalf of the Muslim Student Association, we would greatly appreciate your presence at our Annual Islamic Awareness Day on October 23 from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. in HSS 225. Our topic will be Spirituality and Mental Health.

Posted on 10/16/2019 10:50:05 AM

Alpha Psi Omega Halloween Drag Variety Show

Alpha Psi Omega, IUP's Honors Dramatic Fraternity, is hosting its first ever drag show on Monday, October 21 from 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. in the HUB Ohio Room.

Posted on 10/14/2019 2:22:47 PM

Culture Cafe, October 14

Missed the first Culture Cafe? Don't worry, you get a second chance! Come on in and stop by the Office of International Education's Culture Cafe to mingle, learn about study abroad, and just relax. Culture Cafe will be hosted on October 14 from 5:00–6:00 p.m. in Stephenson G-10.

Posted on 10/11/2019 12:00:12 PM

“Bayard & Me” Film Screening

Join Pride Alliance for a screening of the film Bayard & Me on Thursday, October 10, at 7:00 p.m. in the Elkin Hall Great Room.

Posted on 10/9/2019 10:55:44 AM

Free Screening and Discussion of 2019 Nigerian Film “Lionheart”

Join the Foreign Film and Music Organization for a free screening and discussion of the Nigerian 2019 film Lionheart on Thursday, October 10, at 5:00 p.m. in HSS B-10.

Posted on 10/9/2019 10:54:09 AM

Green Dot Training for Students This Thursday

This Thursday, October 10, Green Dot will be holding an open student training in the HUB Monongahela Room from 6:00–7:00 p.m

Posted on 10/7/2019 2:42:49 PM

WIUP-FM to Broadcast IUP vs. Slippery Rock Game This Saturday

Three students from WIUP-FM will host a special broadcast for this weekend's rivalry game between IUP and Slippery Rock, from Slippery Rock University. Jake Slebodnick, Jeff Hart and Steve Langdon, Jr. will be on the call at 2 p.m. and will call the duration of the game.

Posted on 10/7/2019 2:41:26 PM

Biology Club and Tri Beta Informational Meeting, October 1

The Biology Club and Tri Beta will be having an informational meeting October 1 at 6:00 p.m. in Weyandt 006.

Posted on 9/30/2019 11:31:36 AM

Screening of “Persepolis”: Oscar-Nominated Best Animated Feature Film

Join the Foreign Film and Music Organization for a screening and discussion of the Iranian film Persepolis on Thursday, September 26 at 5:00 p.m. in HSS B-10.

Posted on 9/24/2019 2:31:36 PM

Anime Club Movie Night

The Anime Club will be hosting the first Ghibli Studios movie night on Thursday, September 26 in Weyandt B-32 from 7:00–10:00 p.m.

Posted on 9/23/2019 11:04:00 AM

Check Yourself, Love Yourself with Alpha Kappa Alpha

The Ladies of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. would like to present our Check Yourself, Love Yourself Program on Thursday, September 19 from 6:30–8:00 p.m. in the HUB Susquehanna Room. This event is to open to help all genders on our campus to learn how to manage self-love, self-care, and all types of relationships while maintaining everyday college life.

Posted on 9/19/2019 12:36:43 PM

Residence Hall Association Meeting, September 17

Come join us for our Residence Hall Association meeting on Tuesday, September 17 from 7:00–8:00 p.m. in Ruddock G-10.

Posted on 9/19/2019 12:36:18 PM

Graduate Studies Information Table

Learn about graduate programs at IUP and more opportunities with Graduate Admissions on Thursday, September 19 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the North Lawn.

Posted on 9/19/2019 12:35:48 PM

Culture Cafe, September 16

Stop by the Culture Café on Monday, September 16 from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. in Stephenson G-10. Eat some snacks while you mingle, meet new friends, learn about a variety of cultures, and see what it's like to study abroad.

Posted on 9/19/2019 12:35:13 PM

IUP Votes First Meeting, September 12

IUP Votes is an organization working to increase voter turn out and inform voters on upcoming elections and candidates. Join our free pizza party this Thursday, September 12 at 5:30 p.m. in the HUB Monongahela Room to meet members and see how you can make an impact on our campus!

Posted on 9/19/2019 12:34:36 PM

Ice Cream Social Meet and Greet for Actively Moving Forward

Come to the Uhler Hall lobby from 4:00–5:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 12 to learn about Actively Moving Forward (AMF), eat some ice cream, and meet new people!

Posted on 9/19/2019 12:34:09 PM

Future Entrepreneurs Club Meeting, September 11

The Future Entrepreneurs Club is holding the first meeting of the semester on Wednesday, September 11 at 6:00 p.m. in Eberly room 212.

Posted on 9/19/2019 12:33:43 PM

English Equestrian Team Informational Meeting, September 10

The English Equestrian Team is holding an informational meeting for anyone interested in joining the team on Tuesday, September 10 at 7:00 p.m. in the HUB Ohio Room.

Posted on 9/9/2019 10:45:01 AM

Eberly School of Business and Information Technology Presents Innovation Challenge, a Business Pitch Competition

The Eberly School of Business and Information Technology presents Innovation Challenge, a business pitch competition for 2019. The purpose of this is to empower student entrepreneurs to discover, develop, release and maximize their potentials in solving current business needs by collaborating with peers and mentors.

Posted on 9/6/2019 11:20:55 AM

Student Pennsylvania State Education Association Information Night

Join us for an information night on Tuesday, September 10 at 7:45 p.m. about our organization that's completely free to join as long as your liability insurance is paid! SPSEA focuses on professional development, outreach to school, and service/volunteer work!

Posted on 9/6/2019 11:18:08 AM

Climate Change Denial in the Age of Trump by Atmospheric Scientist Michael Mann

On Thursday, September 19 at 2:00 p.m. in Eberly Auditorium, Michael Mann will present a review of the scientific evidence of climate change, the reasons we should care, and the often absurd efforts by special interests and partisan political figures.

Posted on 9/5/2019 2:14:20 PM

First CURE Meeting of the Semester

CURE's first meeting of the semester is on Monday, September 9 at 8:00 p.m. in Delaney G-5.

Posted on 9/4/2019 12:14:34 PM

Warrior Battalion Holds Summer Commissioning and Contracting Ceremony

The Warrior Battalion held its Contracting and Commissioning Ceremony on August 29, 2019, in Fisher Auditorium.  Summer graduates Daniel Gray, Kristi Newlen, Tristan Pilch, Ronald Reighard, and Zachary Raible took the oath to become commissioned Army officers.

Posted on 9/3/2019 1:25:35 PM

Swim Club Interest Meetings

The Swim Club will hold interest meetings on Monday, September 9, and Tuesday, September 10, in the HUB Atrium at 7:00 p.m.

Posted on 8/30/2019 2:09:46 PM

Tryout for POIZ Modeling Group

POIZ is calling all models, both experienced and inexperienced, male and female, for tryouts on Saturday, September 7 from 12:00–4:00 p.m. in the Memorial Field House racquetball room.

Posted on 8/29/2019 11:42:41 AM

Fifth Annual International Overdose Awareness Day

In recognition of International Overdose Awareness Day, join us on Saturday, August 31 at  6:00 p.m. in IRMC Park on North 7th Street in downtown Indiana.

Posted on 8/26/2019 11:58:24 AM

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