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ISU Today
Thursday, February 11, 2016

Announcements

#ItCanWait texting and driving awareness event
The AT&T Virtual Reality Driving Simulator, a part of the #ItCanWait texting and driving awareness campaign, is set for Feb 12. Lots of giveaways and prizes including Google Cardboard, earbuds and free refreshments!

Undergraduate application for graduation- Spring and Summer 2016
The deadline to have your name in the Commencement book and to be considered for Latin Honors is March 15.

Textbook news!
The bookstore will begin taking books off of the shelves to return to the publishers on Monday, Feb. 15 to make room for summer class books.

'Cub reporters' for sale as Valentine's Day fundraiser
Support Indiana State's SPJ chapter by buying a 'cub reporter' for Valentine's Day.

Belief Zone
Belief Zone will premier in April and educate students, faculty and staff on different religions. If you would like to be a part of the program, please share little about you: https://indstate.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_5bvzoYXHAzt6wtv.

Three-minute thesis competition
This inaugural event will take place Thursday, Feb. 11 at 7 p.m. in the public event area of the Cunningham Memorial Library.

Free lunch and conversation with Vice President Willie Banks
Current students are invited to sit down and have lunch with Vice President of Student Affairs, Willie Banks. Monthly lunches will occur throughout the spring semester on campus. Registration is required and space is limited.

This week in athletics
Upcoming athletic events for this week.

Three-minute thesis competition
Inaugural Three-minute thesis (3MT) Today 7 p.m. public event area ISU library.

Sycamore Hoopla window decorating
Join in on the fun! The annual window decorating contest will be taking place soon.

Polar Plunge presents Dine and Donate at Rollie's Pizza
Dine and donate for Special Olympics Indiana on behalf of the Polar Plunge event.

Mercy Me coming to Hulman Center
The contemporary Christian Rock band Mercy Me is coming to ISU Hulman Center. A PRESALE will be held Thursday, Feb. 11.

Trouble viewing the academic catalog?
Upgrade may cause vieiwing issues.

TIAA-CREF consultant on campus
A TIAA-CREF consultant will be on campus to provide free one on one counseling sessions. Schedule an appointment today to discuss issues relative to your Retirement Plan.

Tree Talk: Nathan Jones, 17
A junior from Wilkinson, Ind., Nathan Jones is finishing up his instrument rating training as part of the Pro Flight Program at Indiana State.

Newsroom

Indiana State alumnus to Trump, students: Waterboarding is torture
Former NCIS director tells State students Monday he objects to GOP presidential candidate's support of "enhanced interrogation techniques."

Alumnus stars in one-man show Feb. 12 in Paris, Ill.
"Couples" is an exploration of the love and art of Auden and Draper. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for students and may be purchased at the Paris Carnegie Public Library 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday or at the door.

Indiana State grad talks travels, digital marketing world with students
2008 Indiana State University alumnus Chris Penn and his girlfriend, Gina Valdez, spoke to students about their travels in the U.S. and how today's social media tools allowed them to begin making side money by posting videos of their travels to YouTube.

Geology students collaborate with grad, land national conference spot
Identical twins Kyle and Caleb McDaniel worked alongside Derrick Unger, a 2005 graduate, in the Cumberland Mines in Tennessee this summer and will present their research at the Geological Society of America and the Indiana Academy of Science.

31st annual Authors and Artists is Feb. 24
The only campus event that honors the written or artistic material or performance of Indiana State University's faculty, staff and students.

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