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Monday, February 20, 2017


Bayh College of Education dean finalist interview for Allyson Leggett Watson
Bayh College of Education Dean Search and Screening Committee invites the campus community to participate in the open campus sessions for Allyson Leggett Watson Feb. 20.

Under the Hood of Predictive Analytics in Higher Education for Student Success
Webinar exploring how predictive analytics is increasingly deployed in support of student success

Words & Wellness Writing Retreat for Grad Students this Spring Break
Student Success and The College of Graduate and Professional Studies will hold a writing retreat for all graduate students March 16-19th at Turkey Run State Park Lodge

LeaderShape Institute application
The LeaderShape Institute is not a rah-rah icebreaker type of leadership development program. It is a 6-day institute that transforms individuals and communities. The institute will take place Sunday, May 14 - Friday, May 19 in Champaign, Ill.

Collegiate Day of Prayer Service
Gather to pray for the university community

Nominations for Excellence in Global Education Awards
The deadline for submissions is March 16.

Student Production: The Vagina Monologues
Student-organized production of Vagina Monologues raising money for victims of domestic violence showing this Feb. 24 and 25

STATEments for Feb. 20
The student newsletter is published on Mondays and Thursdays.

English speaking practice
Visit or call the Math & Writing Center to make an appointment to practice speaking English.

Tree Talk: Kelsey Darin, ‘ 17
A senior business marketing major with a minor in Spanish, Kelsey Darin of Port Byron, Ill., says her idea of perfect happiness would be winning Starbucks for life

International film series
Come learn about the world through movies and enjoy international snacks 6:30-8:30 p.m. Feb. 22 in Hulman Memorial Student Union, room 720.

Indiana State University alumni and friends night at the Pacers
Purchase a ticket for the alumni and friends night at the Pacers game Feb. 24. Tickets are $18 per person and includes a ticket, hot dog and drink voucher and a Pacers Hat.

National Collegiate Day of Prayer
Join this national united day of prayer for the nation's college campuses Thursday, Feb. 23.

Civil Liberties vs. National Security: Silencing Dissent in WWI
The department of communication, continuing its tradition of showcasing faculty research through our Faculty Forum, invites the university community to this presentation from noon-1 p.m. Feb. 20 in Gillum Hall, room 360.

Duo Orientale from China
A program of music for Piano and Violin by musicians from Shenyang, China

Under the Hood of Predictive Analytics in Higher Education for Student Success
Webinar exploring how predictive analytics is increasingly deployed in support of student success

Faculty and staff appreciation lunch at Sycamore Dining
Lunch only $5.00 for an all-you-care to eat lunch Feb. 21 includes our delicious Smokehouse at Sycamore Dining.

Free tutoring in the Center for Student Success
Tutoring is available for science, language and many other subjects

Civil Liberties vs. National Security: Silencing Dissent in WWI
Department of Communication Spring Faculty Forum presents Dr. Phil Glende, sharing his research on “Civil Liberties vs. National Security: Silencing Dissent in WWI."


43rd annual Jazz Festival is Saturday
About 20 middle and high school jazz bands from all over the state of Indiana and eastern Illinois are set to attend, and guest artist Victor Rendon will perform.

‘What Would You Do?’ is focus of 12th annual Ethics Conference
Students can register for the Ethics Conference at Those who pre-register by Feb. 24 and confirm their attendance to the keynote luncheon, will receive a free lunch. The first 200 students to register will get a free T-shirt.

Pacers-sponsored career fair connects Sycamores
The experience was made possible by the Focus Indiana initiative at Indiana State, funded by a $3 million grant from Lilly Endowment Inc.

Smithsonian scientist to speak on Feb. 17
Richard Potts, head of the Smithsonian Institution’s Human Origins Program, will discuss paleoanthropology and environmental effects on human evolution during the first Wittman Speaker Series talk at 4 p.m. in Science Building, room 012 at Indiana State.

Sycamores to bring French play to stage Feb. 22-26
The comedy, which raises questions about art and friendship among long-time friends, will be performed 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22-Feb. 25 and 4 p.m. Feb. 26 in Dreiser Theater.

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