Student Affairs Events


Friday, February 28, 2020

Tobacco Cessation Meeting

G60 Suites on Maple East

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, or texting 724-541-6997.

Black Business Expo

Folger Hall

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.


HUB Ohio Room

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 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?

Monday, March 2, 2020

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.

BACCHUS Open Mic Night

HUB Ohio Room

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

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

During this week's workshop, students will learn about the need for mindfulness when leading others, develop strategies to unwind after leading, and understand one's own needs regarding mindfulness and self-care.

Discussion: Hope for the Future

G60 Suites on Maple East

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

Healing Touch: Peer Support for Individuals Touched by Addiction

G60 Suites on Maple East

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

STI Walk-In Wednesday

Health Service, Rm G65, Suites on Maple East

Get tested for Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, HIV and Syphilis the first Wednesday of the month at the Health Service. No appointment needed. A $25 charge will be billed to your student account as a "Wellness Visit". For questions call 724-357-2550 or email 

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

Koru Mindfulness Class 4

G18 Suites on Maple East

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

Queer Conversations: Binding, Packing & Passing

111 Elkin Hall

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