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ISU Today
Tuesday, September 27, 2016


Faculty Grad Fair
Order regalia for commencement.

Seeking internal applicants for chair of the department of multidisciplinary studies
Internal applications are due Oct. 10.

Homecoming parking notice
On-street parking on campus will be prohibited on the streets listed, effective 11:59 p.m. Sept. 30.

Faculty Appreciation Day
Sycamore Volleyball is treating faculty and staff to free popcorn tonight.

Share your Election Day memories
Take a moment to complete a qualtrics survey about your Election Day experience.

Pizza and Politics: Vice presidential debate and tweet
The American Democracy Project will sponsor a Pizza and Politics event from 9-10:30 p.m. Oct. 4 in the library events area.

Institute for Community Sustainability Seminar Series
Shikha Bhattacharyya, founder of reTHink, Inc., will be the fourth speaker in the ICS Sustainability Speaker Series. The presentation will be noon Sept. 27 at Hulman Memorial Student Union, Room 321.

Medical Marijuana for Indiana?
A Public Policy Forum with Indiana Senators Karen Tallian and Jon Ford. Moderated by Max Jones – Editor, Tribune Star. Thursday 29 September, 6:00 – 7:30 pm, Community Conference Center, Federal Hall Open to the General Public.

Timmy Global Health chapter seeking leaves to rake
Indiana State's Timmy Global Health chapter is interested in raking leaves to raise funds for the chapter.

This week in athletics
Volleyball hosts Eastern Illinois at home on Tuesday and travels on Friday. Swimming and golf will travel to compete on Friday. Soccer is at home Friday. Football is at home for Homecoming and Men's Basketball will have a public scrimmage on Saturday.

Interim grading
Interim grading will be available at 8 a.m. Sept. 29.

The New Normal: The fountain: A campus icon
For current students, it may be difficult to imagine Indiana State without the fountain and the traditions it has created, but the water feature was installed to help beautify campus and make it more pedestrian-friendly.

Alumna Profile: Helen Paulson, ‘80
The Miss Indiana State University Scholarship Pageant is celebrating its 35th anniversary on Oct. 23, in Tilson Auditorium. All Miss Indiana State University alumnae, as well as program directors and past members of the board of directors are invited.

Dissertation defense
Sheila R. Akinleye will defend her dissertation at 9 a.m. Sept. 30 in University Hall, Conference Room 322.


Indiana State students nominated for national radio awards
WZIS students receive national recognition for creation of radio public service announcement and talk show.

John Spicknall's Jazz Piano Trio to perform with saxophonist Sam Fagaly Oct. 2
The program features a large span of jazz repertory from the 1920s to the 1970s including "Bye Bye Blackbird," "Moontrane"and "Bluesette" and is free and open to the public.

Paul Bro, Scotty Stepp and Martha Krasnican to perform Sept. 22
Paul Bro and Scotty Stepp (saxophones) and Martha Krasnican (piano) will perform as part of the Indiana State University Faculty Artist Series at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 22 in the recital hall of the Landini Center for Performing and Fine Arts.

Indiana State again among top national, ‘green’ colleges
The university is among the Princeton Review's 156 "Best Midwestern" schools for the 13th year in a row and on the group's "Green Colleges" list for the fourth consecutive year.

The Community School of the Arts offers the Suzuki Method for Violin
Currently sought are a small group of beginning violin students for the 2016-2017 school year.

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