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IUP Student from Philadelphia Selected for Gilman Scholarship for Study Abroad

Sfen Kadirifu, a junior international studies major with a focus in fashion at IUP, has been selected for a 2022 Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship. The scholarship will help to fund her study at Yonsei University in South Korea for the fall 2022 semester of her senior year at IUP. She is IUP’s twenty-first Gilman scholarship recipient.

Summer Writing Center Tutoring Begins on May 9

The Jones White Writing Center is offering summer tutoring to students for all three terms, including graduate editing.

IUP Selected for American Passport Program to Encourage Study, Travel Abroad Experiences

IUP is one of 40 universities in the nation selected for the Institute of International Education American Passport Project grant. This grant funds up to 25 IUP students who are first-year enrolled students who meet financial eligibility requirements to obtain a US passport to support their study abroad journeys.

Biology Major Selected for Kopchick Summer Internship at MD Anderson Cancer Center

Scott Semelsberger, a junior biology pre-medicine major at Indiana University of Pennsylvania from Northern Cambria, has been selected for IUP’s 2022 Kopchick Summer Fellowship. As the fellowship recipient, he will spend 10 weeks during the summer (from June 6 to August 12) engaged in research at the internationally known MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston.

De-Stress Fest

The Center for Health and Well-Being and the University College invite all students for an opportunity to relax and decompress during finals week.

Graduate Writing Groups Forming for Summer 2022

Graduate students engaged in independent thesis/dissertation writing are encouraged to sign up for a Graduate Writing Group through the Jones White Writing Center for the summer 2022 semester.

Professionalism in Work and Life Program Offered at IUP at Northpointe

IUP at Northpointe is offering a Professionalism in Work and Life program for high school students. The program will run 6:00–7:15 p.m. on May 9, 11, 16, and 18, 2022.

Membership in Honor Society for College Students with Disabilities

Membership to Delta Alpha Pi International Honor Society is open to all IUP undergraduate or graduate students who simply identify as having a disability.

2022 Coppler Disability Awareness Award Nominations

Nominations sought for the 2022 Coppler Disability Awareness Award

Organizations and Groups Invited to Show Support to Survivors of Sexual Assault

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The Haven Project invites your organization to show support to survivors of sexual assault with your participation in Take Back the Night 2022.