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ISU Today
Wednesday, October 22, 2014


Call for faculty award nominations
Call for nominations for the Caleb Mills and Theodore Dreiser Faculty Awards must be submitted no later than Nov. 26.

Last wellness screening appointments
The remaining screening sessions are Oct. 22, 23 and 24.

Techniques to encourage student interaction
Any individuals who teach ISU courses are invited to join a brownbag event that will focus on effective techniques to encourage student interaction.

STEP UP Bystander Intervention facilitator training
Facilitator training is scheduled for 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 22 in HMSU 407.

Campus Sustainability Day to be celebrated at ISU for the first time
Save the date for a day full of fun events on Oct. 22.

Fall Exposium
Come celebrate at Fall Exposium from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Oct. 22, in the Public Events Area of Cunningham Memorial Library.

ISU staff council Halloween party
Staff Council is hosting their annual Halloween Party for all members of the ISU family, their children and/or grandchildren. We are accepting donations of candy and other small items for treat bags.

Open house for students in Arts & Sciences that have transitioned from the University College
The College of Arts & Sciences is holding an open house for all new students that are transitioning from the University College in Stalker Hall on Thursday, Oct. 23, from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.

COLLABORATE networking session
COLLABORATE is a new program aimed at encouraging researchers from all areas of ISU to come together to develop grant proposals.

AAUW information session highlights voting and activism
Session will highlight Voter Education and other advocacy initiatives.

The last day to submit a tobacco use affidavit to staff benefits is Oct. 31
Employees need to submit the Tobacco Use Affidavit to avoid a $50 surcharge on health coverage.

Healthy Halloween spooktacular!
There will be a Halloween Costume Contest for ages 2-12, health screenings, activities, education, and treat bags featuring healthy treats for kids at the RHIC Simulation Center on Oct. 27.


“The Color Purple,” set for Nov. 13-16, is student-inspired, student-led
Tickets for "The Color Purple" may be purchased noon-4:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 10-Friday, Nov. 14 in the New Theater lobby, 536 S. 7th St. Tickets are $20, or admission is free with a valid student ID.

New Horizons Information Day set for Dec. 15
The regularly scheduled New Horizons class will be open for observation. Instruments will be on display to try.

Students take on teaching roles at the Community School of the Arts
Indiana State University's Community School of the Arts offers a uniquely comprehensive opportunity for both adults and children to learn the arts.

Former energy secretary Steven Chu to speak at Indiana State
Steven Chu, the only Nobel Laureate to serve as U.S. energy secretary, will speak at Tilson Auditorum at 7 p.m. Nov. 5.

Nussar wins Miss Ebony competition
Youstina Nussar of Cairo, Egypt was named Miss Ebony in the 2014 pageant, the first in five years at Indiana State University.

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