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ISU Today
Monday, December 5, 2016


Welcome Team Member nominations
The Office of New Student Transition Programs is accepting nominations for Welcome Team Members.Send all nominations to Kendal Brown at

Tegrity will not be available Spring 2017
Faculty need to submit a migration request to move recordings from Tegrity to YuJa before the end of the Fall semester.

Looking for a summer job? Work for Financial Aid!
The Office of Student Financial Aid is looking for seasonal staff to work in Summer 2017. Pay is $12/hr.

Stop and Serve cancelled for Wednesday, Dec. 7.
The Stop and Serve is cancelled Wednesday, Dec. 7 in Hulman Memorial Student Union.

ISU Speaker Series: Debbi Fields
Debbi Fields, creator of Mrs. Fields bakery empire, will speak at Indiana State on Dec. 9.

Fall 2016 Commencement Ceremony
The Fall 2016 Commencement Ceremony will be held on December 17.

Generations Winter Holiday Buffet
Reserve your spot now for Generations Winter Holiday Buffet.

Destress Fest
Studying can get a bit stressfull and we have an event to help you unwind and relax from 4-6 p.m. Dec. 12 at Barnes and Noble.

Collecting holiday gifts for Ryves Neighborhood
Center for Community Engagement is collecting holiday gifts for the Ryves Youth Center.

Zumba Zen at Campus Rec
Join Campus Recreation staff to dance, stretch, and de-stress Dec. 7.

Ceramics Guild Holiday Sale
We will be selling handmade ceramic items noon-4 p.m. Dec. 5-9 and Dec. 12 in Turman Art Gallery in the Fine Arts building.

Are you insured? If "no" you will be penalized on taxes
Help is available on campus for students health coverage needs Dec. 5.

KRS Dance Showcase
The KRS Fall Dance Showcase will be at 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9 in the Arena South Gym.

Can You Explain Your Thesis in 3 Minutes
The College of Graduate and Professional Studies and the Center for Student Research and Creativity are sponsoring a three-minute thesis competition (3MT).

International Studies Event: Student Presentations
Students completing the Minor in International Studies will present projects for their capstone course from 5-6 p.m. Dec. 6 in Stalker Hall room 319.

Emergency warning test Tuesday
The university’s “all hazards" emergency notification system will be tested Tuesday at 11 a.m.


Sycamore ends six-year journey as commencement speaker
Senior marketing major Mikaella dela Pena will serve as the student speaker during winter commencement at 11:45 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 17 in the Hulman Center.

Indiana State building cleared of bomb threat
A final search of the Science Building was completed at approximately 2:55 p.m., and again, nothing suspicious was located.

Martin Luther King Jr. Research and Education Institute founding director to speak at annual dinner
Clayborne Carson will deliver the keynote address at the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Commemoration Dinner on Jan. 20.

History professor tapped for Association for Iranian Studies Council
James Gustafson has been honored by being elected to the Association for Iranian Studies Council, which represents more than 700 Iranian studies scholars around the world.

Indiana State professors use survey to assess HPV knowledge, develop educational initiatives
Indiana State University assistant professors of applied health sciences Whitney Blondeau and Olabode Ayodele teamed up this fall to educate the university community on the human papillomavirus.

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