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Wednesday, October 1, 2014


Open educational resources workshops
Learn how to incorporate free open educational resources into your courses. Stipends are available for faculty who want to explore this exciting opportunity.

United Way kickoff on Oct. 1
Buttons may be purchased for $10 at the United Way kickoff event at the fountain on Oct. 1 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Tackle the Vote
The American Democracy Project is sponsoring Tackle the Vote, a women's flag football game geared towards encouraging civic participation in American politics.

Annual Security and Fire Report now available
The 2014 combined Annual Security and Fire Report is available from the Office of Public Safety.

Sycamore mile run
Joey Wells, head women's basketball coach at ISU, is hosting the 1st annual Sycamore Mile to promote health and fitness on Thursday.

The Department of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition
Come visit the banks of the Wabash or witness the pain of war through the University Art Gallery’s newest exhibit. Join the faculty on Oct. 3 for a reception. The exhibit will run from Sept. 27 to Oct. 25

Heather Walters Thompson, '02
A speech communications major at Indiana State, Heather Thompson is now manager of communications for Hendricks Power Cooperative in Avon and an active community volunteer.

AAUW Information Session Highlights Women's Graduate Education Funding Opportunities
Information on grants for women planning on graduate school or who are already in grad school will be presented.

Bats of Kenya
Bruce Patterson, MacArthur Curator of Mammals at the Field Museum of Natural History, will deliver a talk entitled "Bats of Kenya, a work in progress" on Wednesday, Oct. 8 from 10-11 a.m. in Pickerl Hall, room 113.


‘33 Variations' opens Oct. 16, examines parallel tales of obsession
"33 Variations" plays 7:30 p.m. Oct. 16-Oct. 18 and 4 p.m. Oct. 19 in the university's New Theater. Tickets can be purchased at the New Theater box office, 536 S. 7th St. admission is free with a valid student ID.

Indiana State research lab collaborates with ArtSpaces
More than 100 students get hands-on survey research experience and help inform nonprofit art business' marketing plan.

‘First in the World' grant to boost student success
Indiana State University has received a $1.6 million grant as part of the U.S. Education Department's "First in the World" program designed to help boost the number of Americans with college degrees.

Art and Design Faculty Exhibition 2014 open through Oct. 25
Meet the faculty and discuss their work at a reception, 4-6 p.m. Oct. 3.

Piano recital set for Oct. 7 at Indiana State
Beverley Simms, professor of music at Indiana State University, will present a solo piano recital 7:30 p.m. Oct. 7 at in the Landini Center Recital Hall.

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President Bradley Fall Address
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