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September 18, 2013
CAMPUS LIFE
  1. Graduate Expo at IUPUI
  2. Public Safety Career Day, Oct. 2
  3. Fall Career Week: Sept. 30 to Oct. 4
  4. Getting to the 2013 IUPUI Regatta: Parking on race day
  5. 50 things to do before you graduate
  6. Blood Drive On Campus Oct. 9
  7. 4th Annual Harvey Milk Dinner
  8. Statistics Consulting Center
  9. SAPIR kick-off event
  10. School of Medicine Admissions work study position available
  11. Golden Key new member recognition event
  12. Francophone Student Association callout meeting
  13. General Assembly Legislative Internship information session, Sept. 30
ACADEMICS AND LECTURES
  1. UPnGO's Roadmap to Success workshop- Sept. 25
  2. Nuts and Bolts of Law School Admissions
  3. SPEA Alumni Career Panel Discussion, Oct. 3
  4. Sustainability Management Career Panel Discussion, Sept. 30
  5. Faculty: Writing a Statement of Teaching Philosophy Workshops
  6. Implications for Service Learning Courses/Programs- IU Public Safety Policy
  7. Alumni panel sponsored by SOAR
HEALTH
  1. Flu vaccines
  2. 2nd Annual Mental Health Awareness Day
INTERNATIONAL
  1. Nashville - Edinburgh, Indiana road trip
  2. International Club presents Korean Culture Hour - Sept. 27
  3. Indian Students Advisory Council Welcome Night on Sept. 21
ENVIRONMENT
  1. Student Eco-Summit
RESEARCH
  1. Great volunteer research opportunity
  2. Calling all IUPUI student neuroscience researchers!
CAMPUS LIFE
1. Graduate Expo at IUPUI
Interested in your future? Should it include grad school? The 4th annual Graduate Expo at IUPUI is your one-stop shop for information about graduate programs at IUPUI and other colleges and universities throughout the United States. It will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 24 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. When you preregister for the Expo, you will receive a gift bag at the registration table on the day of the event. More info and registration link is found at the Graduate Office website.

Link: http://www.graduate.iupui.edu/about/gradoffprogs/expo/index.shtml
2. Public Safety Career Day, Oct. 2
On Public Safety Career Day, Oct. 2, 12 to 3 p.m., in Taylor Courtyard, more than 150 experts representing 40 city, county, state and federal agencies will be on hand to talk with students about the wide range of career options in public safety. See the Department of Natural Resources' airboat, fire trucks, armored vehicles, weapons and bullet-resistant clothing and participate in demos with the crime lab, the bomb squad and the SCUBA-diving team. Presented by SPEA IUPUI.

Link: http://events.iupui.edu/event/?event_id=8920
3. Fall Career Week: Sept. 30 to Oct. 4
It's time for Fall Career Week! Wish you had more professional connections? Want your resume to shine? Not sure what careers fit with your major? Wish you had strong interviewing skills or could hear an employer's perspective? Attend Fall Career Week to get help with these issues and much more! Fall Career Week, with over 50 events, will be Sept. 30 to Oct. 4. Session descriptions, daily schedules and offerings by track are available at website.

Link: http://fallcareerweek.iupui.edu
4. Getting to the 2013 IUPUI Regatta: Parking on race day
Race Day is just days away. For a detailed map of parking locations, please consult the IUPUI Regatta web page. Students are encouraged to walk or bike from campus, and bike racks will be provided on the southwest corner of the Spruance Basin at 10th and 11th Streets. Please follow @iupuiregatta on Twitter or IUPUI Regatta on Facebook for more details as we approach Race Day. Happy paddling!

Link: http://www.iupui.edu/~soar/regatta/
5. 50 things to do before you graduate
Have you done everything you need to do before you graduate from IUPUI? Follow #50thingsIUPUI on social media now and watch for a new thing to add to your to-do list each week. Post a pic corresponding to that week's activity, use the hashtag and you could win a gift card to the Barnes & Noble @IUPUI Bookstore -- 50 winners in all! Follow @IUPUI on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter for details.

The week of Sept. 16 is "Attend or participate in a Regatta-related event."

Link: http://www.iupui.edu/50things/
6. Blood Drive On Campus Oct. 9
The IUPUI Honors College Student Council hosts a blood drive each semester for students, faculty, and staff on campus. This semester, the blood drive is on Wednesday, Oct. 9, in Campus Center 307. The link below allows you select your specific time to donate.

Our goal is for 35 units. Please consider donating!

Link: https://www.donorpoint.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/73378
7. 4th Annual Harvey Milk Dinner
IUPUI's LGBT Faculty/Staff Council and the Advocates for Sexual Equality (ASE) will host this year's 4th Annual Harvey Milk Dinner on Thursday, Oct. 10 to celebrate diversity at IUPUI. The event will take place in Campus Center, Room 450 from 6 to 9 p.m. Tickets are $20 for IUPUI students and $45 for faculty, staff, and community. Register online by Friday, Oct. 4 to save your spot! For more information, visit the link below. Contact Jayme Little, 317-274-1345, with any questions.

Link: http://www.myiupui.com/2013milkdinner
8. Statistics Consulting Center
The Statistics Consulting Center within the Department of Mathematical Sciences provides advice and support to all IUPUI students, faculty, staff and other non-university clients needing help with statistics and biostatistics. Our focus is on consulting, collaboration and education. We provide consultation on all aspects of statistical problems arising during preparation of studies, analysis of data, and interpretation and written communication of results. For details please visit our website.

Link: http://scc.math.iupui.edu/
9. SAPIR kick-off event
The SAPIR (Sexual Assault Prevention, Intervention, and Response) Taskforce invites you to join us in launching this year's campaign to make IUPUI a safer community for all. The kick-off event will take place on Thursday, Sept. 19 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Campus Center Atrium. Highlights include unveiling the new campaign message as well as a guest speaker, informational resources, giveaways, and refreshments. All members of the IUPUI community are welcome to attend. Stand up to sexual assault!

Link: http://sapir.iupui.edu
10. School of Medicine Admissions work study position available
The IU School of Medicine Office of Admissions has a work study position available. To view the full position description and eligibility visit site.

Link: http://www.jagjobs.org
11. Golden Key new member recognition event
The IUPUI chapter of the Golden Key International Honour Society will recognize its new members on Saturday, Oct. 5 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the University Library Lilly Auditorium. Please join us for official ceremonies recognizing new members and officers, as well as a reception following the event. We also welcome our special guests, DeVry University chapter members, to our event. RSVP to chapter president, Juyeon Han, at juyhan@umail.iu.edu; or the vice president, Sarah Woods, at woodssk@iupui.edu.

Link: https://goldenkey.org/members-chapters/chapter-details/?gkchapter={EA87A80D-DCFA-DE11-BC84-0018FE280F2B}
12. Francophone Student Association callout meeting
If you are interested in participating in IUPUI's Francophone Student Association, running for an officer position, or would just like more information, come to the Call-Out Meeting on Thursday, Sept. 19 at 9:30 a.m. in the second floor common area in Cavanaugh Hall.

Please pass the info along to anyone else who may be interested!

Link: https://www.facebook.com/groups/IUPUIfsa/
13. General Assembly Legislative Internship information session, Sept. 30
Learn how to apply for the highly competitive, full-time, paid internships offered during the spring semester at the General Assembly Legislative Internship Information Session, Sept. 30, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., in Campus Center, Room 305. Get tips from intern coordinators from all four caucuses for the House of Representatives and the Senate. Presented by SPEA IUPUI. For more information, contact Kathleen Hursh, Assistant Director of Career Services, at 317-278-3651 or hurshk@iupui.edu.

Link: http://events.iupui.edu/event/?event_id=9333
ACADEMICS AND LECTURES
14. UPnGO's Roadmap to Success workshop- Sept. 25
This workshop will outline the major milestones encountered when pursuing a graduate or professional degree at IUPUI. An outline of each milestone on a year-to-year basis will be provided and thoroughly explained. A panel comprised of graduate and professional students and IUPUI faculty will facilitate the workshop.

When: Wednesday, Sept. 25
Time: 5 to 6 p.m.
Where: Campus Center, Room 305

Dinner provided. Please RSVP via email to upngo@iupui.edu by Sept. 23.

Link: http://www.iupui.edu/~upngo/
15. Nuts and Bolts of Law School Admissions
Ever thought of applying to law school but wondered what it really takes to be admitted? Join IU Robert H. McKinney School of Law on Saturday, Sept. 28 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. for Admissions Nuts and Bolts. We can help you through the process. Topics will include an overview of the application process along with admissions dos and don'ts, a student panel, and hear from previous members of the admissions committee on how applications are reviewed.

Please RSVP for this event.

Link: http://mckinneylaw.iu.edu/events/current.cfm?eid=145
16. SPEA Alumni Career Panel Discussion, Oct. 3
Fine-tune your career search methods and learn from the experts at the SPEA Alumni Career Panel Discussion, Oct. 3, 4:30 p.m., Campus Center, Room 305. The panel, comprised of alumni who are established in their careers as well as some recent grads, will share their career journey, skills they look for when making hiring decisions and other best practices for a career in both the public and private sector. For more information, contact Kathleen Hursh at 317-278-3651 or hurshk@iupui.edu.

Link: http://events.iupui.edu/event/?event_id=9335
17. Sustainability Management Career Panel Discussion, Sept. 30
Explore the career opportunities available in sustainability at the Sustainability Management Career Panel Discussion, Sept. 30, 6 to 7 p.m., Campus Center, Room 307. Q&A features SPEA's new Sustainability Fellows: David Deguch, who works at Keep Indianapolis Beautiful to research and implement green space projects, and Sara Chonaiew, who is immersed in food inspection, certification, policy and sales of organic agricultural products at Ecocert LLC. Contact Kathleen Hursh hurshk@iupui.edu for more information.

Link: http://events.iupui.edu/event/?event_id=9334
18. Faculty: Writing a Statement of Teaching Philosophy Workshops
A statement of teaching philosophy is a discipline-centered argument about one's instructional practices. In this workshop, participants will prepare an outline for their personal teaching statement. In preparation, participants should think about one sentence: a global statement about student learning that represents your most significant instructional goal. Two dates: Oct. 17, 9:30 a.m. to noon, and Oct. 18, 9:30 a.m. to noon in UL 1126. Contact thectl@iupui.edu for more information.

Link: http://ctl.iupui.edu/Workshops-Events/Events/EventListing
19. Implications for Service Learning Courses/Programs- IU Public Safety Policy
When: Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, 10 to 11:30 a.m.
Where: IP 206
Instructors and program administrators planning any course-based activities that will expose IUPUI students to children may be impacted by IU's new policy regarding "Programs Involving Children." This informative and interactive workshop provides instructors a basic understanding of the new policy vis-a-vis service learning courses and outlines relevant definitions, procedures, and effective strategies instructors can use.

Link: http://www2.csl.iupui.edu/Events/eventsRegistration.asp?id=3201
20. Alumni panel sponsored by SOAR
Interested in graduate school and have questions for former graduate students? A group of four IUPUI alumni who went to graduate school will be available for questions on Monday, Sept. 23 from noon to 1 p.m. in the Campus Center, Room 305. Snacks will be provided and anyone interested in attending should e-mail IUPUIsoarevents@gmail.com.
HEALTH
21. Flu vaccines
IUPUI Campus Health has flu vaccine in stock. IUPUI faculty, staff and students can obtain flu vaccine at one of our outreach Flu Vaccination Clinics, Campus Health (Coleman Hall) or Campus Center Student Health. Please refer to the following link for a schedule of Flu Vaccination Clinics.

Students are encouraged to obtain their flu vaccine at one of the Flu Vaccination Clinics, though they can get them at Campus Health and Campus Center Student Health as well.

Link: http://www.health.iupui.edu/docs/flu2013.pdf
22. 2nd Annual Mental Health Awareness Day
Join us on Tuesday, Oct. 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Campus Center Atrium! We will have musicians, speakers, and a Democracy Plaza "Pass the Mic" on stigma surrounding mental health. There will be free pizza from noon to 1 p.m. for those who participate in the Pass the Mic. There will also be local nonprofits that work with mental health. Free depression screenings will be provided by IUPUI CAPS. Sponsored by TWLOHA-IUPUI Chapter, IUPUI CAPS, and Health and Wellness Promotion Committee.

Link: http://studentaffairs.iupui.edu/health-wellness/hw-promotion/programs/special-events.shtml
INTERNATIONAL
23. Nashville - Edinburgh, Indiana road trip
Join us on Saturday, Oct. 5, as we take a road trip to Nashville and Edinburgh, Indiana!

We can take up to 55 students on this bus trip, and the bus fare for the whole day is $16. You must sign up and pay the bus cost in advance, at the front desk of the Office of International Affairs (ES 2126). When buying your bus fare, please pay with card or check (written out to "IUPUI Office of International Affairs"), not cash. More event details are listed on the Facebook event page!

Link: http://www.facebook.com/events/236755933140003/
24. International Club presents Korean Culture Hour - Sept. 27
Please join us for the Korean Culture Hour on Friday, Sept. 27. You'll have the opportunity to learn more about South Korea, meet people, and make new friends. The event will be held in Campus Center, Room 309 from 3:30pm onwards. Feel free to invite your friends and significant others.

The Korean Student Association is having a Culture Hour on the "ChuSeok" theme which is Korean Thanksgiving. They will present "What is ChuSeok?" and play many games to hang out together.

Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/599074500136109/
25. Indian Students Advisory Council Welcome Night on Sept. 21
ISAC's back with its first big event for this Fall semester, "Welcome Night." There is no admission fee and free food is offered.

Saturday, Sept. 21, Beginning at 4 p.m.
Venue: 4th Floor, IUPUI Campus Center
420 University Blvd
Indianapolis, IN 46202.

The event includes many exciting activities like
- Ice Breakers
- Welcome for the freshers
- Dinner (Authentic Indian food)
- Fun packed games
- And many more...
ENVIRONMENT
26. Student Eco-Summit
The Environmental Law Society is excited to announce its second Student Eco-Summit! Starting at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19, students, teachers, and environmentalists from around the state will gather at the Robert McKinney School of Law on IUPUI's campus. This year's material is geared towards giving students specific tools to affect sustainability on their campus and in their community.

We are focusing on four topics this year: Energy, Food and Water, Transportation, and Policy, Politics, Protest and Faith. If students or teachers are interested in speaking on a panel to discuss a particular initiative they are involved in they are encouraged to contact us.

If you have any questions do not hesitate to contact djns436@gmail.com or dwreming@iupui.edu.
RESEARCH
27. Great volunteer research opportunity
The Cognition, Language, and Affect in Severe Psychopathology (CLASP) laboratory and the The ACT Center of Indiana are currently taking applications for volunteer research assistants. Primary duties include working on studies that focus on how thinking, emotion, and speech are related in individuals with or at risk for severe mental illness or how patients and doctors communicate in a population of individuals with severe mental illness. Please contact hgovert@iupui.edu to request an application.

Link: http://www.psych.iupui.edu/ACT/
28. Calling all IUPUI student neuroscience researchers!
The Indianapolis chapter of the Society for Neuroscience will host a poster presentation and one-day conference at its annual meeting on Oct. 18. For the first time, student presenters will be eligible for travel awards to present their research at the national meeting of the Society for Neuroscience.

This poster presentation and conference is open to anyone; you do not have to be an SFN member.

Deadline to submit abstracts is Sept. 28. More info at indysfn@iupui.edu.

Link: https://www.facebook.com/IndianapolisSocietyForNeuroscience
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