Diversity Events

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Friday, February 28, 2020

Tobacco Cessation Meeting

G60 Suites on Maple East

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs Office

Interested in quitting vaping or smoking?  We offer free nicotine replacement therapy, a quit plan tailored to your needs, supportive coaching and guidance, and stress management tips. Classes conducted by Diana Mihalcik, Adagio Health.  Register by calling 724-357-1265, emailing atod-oasis@iup.edu, or texting 724-541-6997.

In celebration of Black History Month and to support black-owned businesses, the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority is hosting a Black Business Expo to showcase black-owned businesses on campus and throughout the surrounding communities.

BACCHUS Bingo

HUB Ohio Room

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs Office

Come and play bingo and win some great prizes.  Sponsored by BACCHUS.

Saturday, February 29, 2020

The event will take place on Saturday, February 29 in Folger Hall at Indiana University of Pennsylvania from 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm. The purpose of this conference is to help student leaders develop an understanding of their leadership abilities and how their role as a leader impacts campus and societal structures; displaying the multifaceted aspects of leadership both internally and externally.

Conversation will benefit all students regardless of class standing and academic program. All are welcome and encouraged to join us!

This flexible conference presents opportunities for networking and brainstorming through round table discussions, team building activities, and opportunities for deep dialogue. Come prepared for a unique conference experience, unlike others you've attended before!

*If you are an advisor registering a group of students, please contact Emily Ostrowski at E.F.Ostrowski@iup.edu for the group registration process.

FSTS 2020 agenda:
12:45-1:15 - Mingle & Check-In
1:15-1:30 - Welcome, Rundown of Day, Ice Breaker
1:30-2:00 - Keynote by Dr. Tom Segar
2:00-3:50 - Table Discussions and Team Building
3:50-4:30 Closing Action Steps

Key Topic Questions:
What is Diversity and what does it mean to be inclusive?
What do you bring to the table? Who are You?
What do others bring to the table? What systems are in place to enable inclusion and present barriers to inclusion?
What are some ways you can influence your sphere?

Sunday, March 1, 2020

Crimson Squawkfest

DiCicco Hall, 121 Cogswell Hall

The Lively Arts

The IUP Crimson Squawkfest is a one-day (9am-6pm)clarinet event featuring guest artists, student performers, and a large final ensemble performance. ALL clarinetists, regardless of skill level are welcome! Register online at http://iupclarinets.weebly.com or contact Dr. Rosemary Engelstad rosemary@iup.edu.

Free Admission.

Monday, March 2, 2020

Culture Cafe

116 Northern Suites

International Education Office

All IUP students are welcome to attend, eat snacks, and socialize with those from other countries.  Learn about another culture and practice another language all while playing board games, pool and ping pong. 
Organized by the IUP Office of International Education.

A panel of local official and Census representatives will discuss how the 2020 Census will impact students and the community. They will present an overview of the Census, how numbers impact representation in legislature and distribution of funding, the Indiana County 2020 Complete Count Committee, and why students need to be counted at their school address. The panel will advise students on the various ways students can self-respond.

Come hang out and play or listen as others jam at open mic night sponsored by BACCHUS.

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Take Back the Night: A Sign Making Workshop

Suites on Maple East Room G-18

Haven Project Events

Come join us for our first of two sign making workshops. Stop by and create a sign in support of victims and survivors of sexual violence to be used at the Take Back the Night march. 

All materials will be provided. 

Dr. Erick Lauber and a certified recovery specialist, Armstrong, Indiana, Clarion Drug and Alcohol Commission, will explore the importance of reducing the stigma of addiction and highlight all the resources that exist to help individuals who are suffering with addiction.

This discussion will also cover available resources for those dealing with a loved one or friend experiencing addiction issues

Recital: ''IUP Faculty Woodwind Quintet''

DiCicco Hall, 121 Cogswell Hall

The Lively Arts

The IUP Faculty Woodwind Quintet will perform a variety of standard and contemporary works, featuring the Pennsylvania premiere of Jack Stamp's Quintet for Winds.

Free Admission

Are you concerned about a friend or loved one who uses alcohol or drugs?  Marianne Cubeta and Becky Perkovich, Certified Family Recovery Specialists, will provide recovery coaching and peer support for anyone touched by addiction. 

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Join us for the February CPDC Lunch & Learn session!

The sessions run every 30 minutes between 11:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. at the North Dining Hall, where staff from the IUP Career and Professional Development Center will talk about life, career goals, and how we can help you achieve them!Students who participate will receive a free lunch (tickets are limited). The sessions occur at 11 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:00 p.m., and 12:30 p.m.

Please call 724-357-2235 for additional information.

During this week's workshop, students will hear from international students regarding their experience with leadership from their perspective and their own cultural influences.

Stop by and chat with a Haven Project peer and volunteer.  Information about the Green Dot Bystander Intervention Program will be available.  Learn more about IUP's annual event, Take Back The Night, designed to raise awareness and support survivors of sexual violence.  

Learn how you can help make a difference. 

Koru Mindfulness Class 4

G18 Suites on Maple East

Health and Well-Being Events

Open your mind. Manage your stress. Learn Mindfulness & Meditation.  This is class four of a four class session.

Addressing gender expression and various ways that the LGBTQIA community chooses to represent their identities.

Ascension Meditation and Yoga

HUB Allegheny Room

Student Organizations

Please join us for enhancing your physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual well-being through a unique combination of yogic exercises, covering the four body systems.

Just Paws Therapy Dogs

G60 Suites on Maple East

Health and Wellness Promotion

The Just Paws Therapy Dogs will be on campus today. Stop on your way to or from dinner and see your canine friends.

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Take Back The Night: Volunteer Training

Suites on Maple East Room G-60

Haven Project Events

Come and learn more about Take Back The Night and how you can help support survivors and victims of sexual violence at the March and the Speak Out. 

Additional training to be held on March 23, 26, and 31.  

You only need to attend one training to volunteer.

Attendance Vouchers are available upon request.

Friday, March 6, 2020

Tobacco Cessation Meeting

G60 Suites on Maple East

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs Office

Interested in quitting vaping or smoking?  We offer free nicotine replacement therapy, a quit plan tailored to your needs, supportive coaching and guidance, and stress management tips. Classes conducted by Diana Mihalcik, Adagio Health.  Register by calling 724-357-1265, emailing atod-oasis@iup.edu, or texting 724-541-6997.

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