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Thursday, August 21, 2014

Campus Updates and ISU in the News

Last-minute changes to Group X schedule at the SRC
The Student Recreation Center had to make a few last-minute adjustments to the Group X schedule. The changes only impact two new classes, Body Weight Workout and Zumba Tone.

Travel Newsletter is now available
Indiana State's Travel Newsletter is now available at:

Sycamore basketball invites fans to join world record attempt
Fans are asked to join the Sycamore basketball program Tuesday, Sept. 2 to help the United Way of the Wabash Valley set a new world record for longest high-five chain.

A SURE thing
Some Sycamores get an introduction to research each year as part of the Summer Undergraduate Research Experience. Andrew Beaven, ‘11, did and went on to work with collaborators at the prestigious National Institute of Health.

Faculty and staff invited to University Club Open House on Friday
Faculty and staff are invited to the University Club Open House Friday, Aug. 22, from 3:30-6:30 p.m. at the Hulman Memorial Student Union, 9th Floor.

Online instructor certificate course open to faculty
Go to to fill out the course application. Applications are due by the end of the day Sept. 2. Questions should be directed to Samantha Penney at or 812-237-8479.

Days of Gold Tour comes to campus Oct. 10
Indiana State students, faculty, staff and alumni can purchase tickets during a presale Wednesday and Thursday.

New rec sports building schedule
View/print schedule at


9/11 remembrance event to feature Twin Towers survivor
Leeky Behrman, who has a memoir being published, will mark this year’s anniversary at Indiana State University and talk about her experiences at a remembrance event, 11 a.m. in Hulman Memorial Student Union, Dede I.

Indiana State acquires Rose-Hulman radio station, will add NPR programming
WFYI, a public broadcasting station in Indianapolis, is partnering with Indiana State University to retransmit its program on WISU, 89.7 FM. The current music format of WISU will move to WZIS at 90.7 FM.

New students introduced to community service
1,800 income freshman took part in Indiana State University's Fall Donaghy Day of service to community organizations in Terre Haute and other Wabash Valley communities.

Bat in your house? Don’t touch it ... or kill it
This time of year is when bats move from their summer roosting sites to their winter roosting sites, so help it move along -- safely -- if you find a bat in your house.

Athlete-turned-farmer to headline regional sustainability event
The Institute for Community Sustainability is hosting the the Mid-America Prosperity and Security (MAPS) Conference on Sept. 12. The event is free, but registration is required by Sept. 8.


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