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Friday, April 18, 2014

Campus Updates and ISU in the News

HMSU building hours for Good Friday/Easter weekend
HMSU will have altered hours starting Friday, April 18 through Sunday, April 20.

United Campus Ministries chapel open for Good Friday
All are invited to come and reflect.

Great American Songbook concert set for April 27
The School of Music presents a celebration of great songwriters and singers at 7:30 p.m. in the University Hall Theater.

Ceremony for new Track and Field Space on April 21
Ceremony will take place Monday, April 21 at 2 p.m. at 400 North First Street. Refreshments will follow the ceremony.

Blues Fest Half Marathon training meeting set for April 18
Friday's meeting is at noon in room 115 of Holmstedt Hall. The training program will be led by Don Richards and Randy Hargis.

Additional activities at the softball game Saturday
A chance to win $1,000, a youth softball clinic to be held before the game and an Easter egg hunt will be after the game.

Performing Arts Series to present Beauty and the Beast on April 28
The performance will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Tilson Auditorium.

Wrongful conviction speakers on April 23
The event will begin at 2 p.m. and is open to the public

Group X evening classes cancelled on Monday night, April 21
Normal classes will resume Tuesday.

Community Semester Closing Reception April 23
Celebrate the end of Indiana State University's Community Semester Series with alumnus and federal magistrate Craig McKee at 7 p.m. in the Community Conference Center of Federal Hall.

Farewell reception for Jim Johnson
After six years of service to the Bayh College of Education, Johnson will be leaving for Ohio. The reception is Friday, April 18, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in University Hall room 008Q.

Good Friday service
Christian student groups will host the service in Dede I.

Retirement reception for Jean Cantrell
Join the Dean's office of the Bayh College of Education for a reception on April 25.


Indiana State professors co-edit professional development handbook
The nearly 600-page, 25-chapter book will be available in hardback and features 43 notable education professionals in various areas of professional development, along with case studies from schools with model professional development programs.

Wabash Valley Visions & Voices to kick off 10th anniversary celebration Tuesday
A collaborative effort spanning six counties and including West Central Indiana's libraries, museums, cultural organizations and community groups, Wabash Valley Visions & Voices (WV3) works to preserve the region's history in print, image and sound.

Community Semester Closing Reception April 23
Featured speaker will be alumnus and federal magistrate Craig McKee.

Earth Day speaker to explore extinct bird's legacy
The passenger pigeon was once North America's most abundant bird; in a timespan of about 50 years, it was extinct.

Hall, Sheets receive President's Medal; Eight other faculty members also honored
Indiana State University's top educators were recognized Thursday during the university's annual Faculty Awards Banquet.


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