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Social Media Stars, Discover DC, Go “Behind the Post”
Social Media Stars, Discover DC, Go “Behind the Post”
Hear what Brittany Broski and Sarah Schauer have to say; consider interning in the nation’s capital; learn about social media’s influence on relationships; and more
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Teenie Harris Archivist to Speak

Join Dominique Luster, archivist for the Charles “Teenie” Harris photography collection at the Carnegie Museum of Art, for a Zoom presentation tonight at 6:00. Harris is known for his historical photos of Pittsburgh’s African American community. 
Thursday, February 18
Noon–1:00 p.m., Zoom. This session will cover the finance, banking, and insurance industry sector.
3:00–4:00 p.m., Putt Hall, First Floor. Learn how to do an original piece from resident assistant Brittany Albright. 
3:00–4:00 p.m., Zoom. Want to make social or political change? This workshop explores what makes a movement effective. 
5:00–6:00 p.m., Zoom. Learn about healthy and unhealthy relationships with help from the Couplets.
6:00–7:15 p.m., Zoom. This Douglass Institute panel will discuss how school policies, the presence of officers, and white supremacy have led to high rates of suspensions, arrests, and legal-system referrals of Black and Brown youth. Register.
6:00–7:00 p.m., Zoom. Peer mentors will host this week’s session on school spirit. Register.
6:30–7:30 p.m., Zoom. Black alumni who have served their communities, excelled in their professions, and represented IUP will share their stories and experiences. 
7:00–8:30 p.m., Zoom.
7:00–8:00 p.m., Delaney Hall Lobby. Resident assistant Chloe Tubbs will discuss Black History Month.
Friday, February 19
In store and online, through Sunday. This event provides a 30 percent discount for IUP students, faculty, and staff on select career dress apparel, shoes, and accessories.  
5:00–10:00 p.m., Zoom
8:00–10:00 p.m., Zoom. STATIC presents these web superstars in a live discussion. Submit a question to
8:00–11:00 p.m., Folger Student Center. Play games, shoot pool, watch TV, eat, and hang out with friends.
9:30–11:00 p.m., Zoom. Get your card and the Zoom link by 4:00 p.m. on game day by emailing
Saturday, February 20
5:00–10:00 p.m., Zoom
Sunday, February 21
8:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m. Participants will join an IFC fraternity.
1:00–3:00 p.m., Suites on Maple East; Ruddock, Putt, and Delaney halls. Create a sculpture depicting what you think love is. Email Holly Boda-Sutton at for information. 
8:00–9:00 p.m., Zoom. Attending one session is required for a resident assistant (RA) position. 
Monday, February 22
5:00–6:00 p.m., Zoom. Learn about Washington, DC, internships offered through this center.
5:00–6:00 p.m., Folger Student Center and Zoom. Nash Peters shows how to make this craft. Kits are available by emailing
6:00–7:30 p.m., Zoom. Learn about the 10 signs of unhealthy relationships in this film, social media’s influence on relationships, and more.
6:00–7:30 p.m., Folger Student Center.
Tuesday, February 23
5:00–6:00 p.m., Zoom. Get trained in this violence-prevention program.
5:00–7:00 p.m., Elkin Hall Great Room and Zoom. This week’s discussion will focus on Fun Home: musical, memoir, mystery. 
6:00–7:00 p.m., Zoom. English professor Veronica Watson will discuss her recently published collection of stories by this groundbreaking African American author.
7:00–8:00 p.m., Putt Hall Office. Resident assistant Isabel Miller will hand out pet rocks.
Wednesday, February 24
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Handshake. Explore job and internship opportunities.
Noon–1:00 p.m., Zoom. Learn about immigration, travel, working, health care, and living in the US. Register.  
Noon–1:00 p.m., Zoom. Faculty and staff will address the state of social justice in the 21st century.
3:00–4:00 p.m., Zoom. Gain perspective that can help create an inclusive environment. Register through Crimson Connect
4:30–6:30 p.m., North Dining. In celebration of Black History Month, enjoy a home-cooked, southern style meal. 
5:00–6:30 p.m., Zoom. Hands-on instruction on the Python programming language that expands on last week’s topics. Register.
5:30–8:00 p.m., Folger Student Center. This week’s focus is Black musicians through the years. 
7:00–8:00 p.m., Putt Hall Office. Bradley Welman will hand out kits with erasers, mints, and other items to help residents de-stress.
7:00–8:00 p.m., Zoom. Learn about writing a personal statement, an important part of applying for jobs, internships, or graduate school.
8:00–10:00 p.m., Zoom. STATIC hosts its virtual version of the hit game show. Register to play.
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