Black Experience: Then and Now, Drive-In Movie Night, “Ordinary Days”
Black Experience: Then and Now, Drive-In Movie Night, “Ordinary Days”
Alumni want to hear the Black student experience; practice fields stand in as IUP drive-in; musical highlights love, cabs, and life in New York; and more
two pairs of students having conversations in IUP's Oak Grove

Student Virtual Town Hall Tonight

Join President Michael Driscoll on Zoom from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. to discuss getting “back to normal” in the fall, the impact of IUP’s plan for the future, and upcoming scheduling changes, including more time between classes and the Common Hour. Register now, and come with questions.
Thursday, April 22
3:00–4:00 p.m., Zoom. Justin Schawl, Indiana Borough police chief, shares information with off-campus students about gatherings this spring.
5:30–7:30 p.m., First Floor Office, Putt Hall. Join resident assistant Cristina Nieves, and plant a seed in honor of Earth Day.
6:00–7:00 p.m., Zoom. Chef Joy Parham-Thomas, Culinary Arts graduate and Hell’s Kitchen finalist, shares tips on mindful eating. 
6:00–7:00 p.m., Zoom. Peer mentors help students navigate college. Bring your questions. Register.
7:00–8:30 p.m., Zoom. Test and expand your health knowledge.
7:30–9:00 p.m., online. Four young New Yorkers search for fulfillment, happiness, love, and cabs. Purchase viewing code.
8:00–10:00 p.m., Instagram and Zoom. Join STATIC for this Earth Day activity. Reserve a do-it-yourself planter and stuff-a-plush animal kit.
Friday, April 23
6:00–7:30 p.m., HUB Ohio Room and Zoom. Email the Center for Multicultural Student Leadership and Engagement,, for Zoom link. 
6:00– 7:00 p.m., Gorell Recital Hall, Sutton Hall. A limited, in-person audience is permitted for this solo trumpet recital.
7:30–9:00 p.m., online. A musical about four young New Yorkers whose lives intersect. Purchase viewing code.
8:00–10:00 p.m., Gorell Recital Hall, YouTube. As part of IUP TrumpetFest, faculty member Kevin Eisensmith performs before a limited, in-person audience and via livestream.
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. Email
Saturday, April 24
2:00–5:00 p.m., across campus. Follow STATIC on social media, and be the first to track down the clues. Win IUP gear, gift cards, and more.
4:00–6:00 p.m., Gorell Recital Hall. As part of TrumpetFest, the studio will perform before a limited, in-person audience. 
6:00–7:00 p.m., Gorell Recital Hall. Chelsea Labar and Chelsea Schroeder perform a junior trumpet recital before a limited, in-person audience.
7:30–9:00 p.m., online. Four young New Yorkers search for fulfillment, happiness, love, and cabs. Purchase viewing code.
Sunday, April 25
2:00–3:30 p.m., online. A musical about four young New Yorkers whose lives intersect. Purchase viewing code.
2:30–3:30 p.m., Cogswell’s DiCicco Hall (Room 121). Admission is free to this Music Department event. 
5:00–6:00 p.m., Oak Grove, YouTube. Celebrate the arrival of spring with this special outdoor concert, also available via livestream. Rain date is May 2.
6:00–8:00 p.m., Zoom. Graduate students and undergraduate seniors meet to support one another.
7:00–8:00 p.m., Gorell Recital Hall. Elary Mede, a senior, will give a solo voice recital. A limited audience of students, faculty, and staff is permitted.
8:00–11:00 p.m., Miller Stadium practice fields. Watch Disney’s Soul on the big screen with STATIC and MCSLE. Drinks and snacks are free.
Monday, April 26
6:00–7:30 p.m., Folger Student Center. Hang out with the therapy dogs to reduce your stress and anxiety.
Tuesday, April 27
Noon–5:00 p.m., Folger Student Center. Walk-ins are welcome, or you can make an appointment.
6:00–7:00 p.m., Zoom. Cam Brown started his career in real estate and finance in Chicago. Hear what he has told graduating classes about running yourself like a business.
7:00–9:00 p.m., Cogswell Hall courtyard. The Crimson Squawk Clarinet Ensemble and works for solo clarinet and small ensemble will be featured. If it rains, head to Gorell Recital Hall.
8:00–9:00 p.m., YouTube. This livestreamed performance will feature works by Cheetham, Arnold, Zare, Stamp, and Broughton.  
Wednesday, April 28
5:00–6:00 p.m., Zoom. Explore comic books and graphic novels with English Department speakers Gian Pagnucci, Marquel Sherry, and Jamie Polnau. Email Harrison Wick,, to join.
6:00–7:30 p.m., Zoom. The Black Experience Alumni Committee wants to hear your needs. Help this new group that aims to improve Black students’ academic success and social experience. 
7:00–8:00 p.m., Zoom. Carl Rahkonen, music librarian, will discuss Bayard’s work in collecting southwestern Pennsylvania fiddle music. 
7:30–8:30 p.m., YouTube. This livestreamed event will feature a mix of quartet, large ensemble, and solo music.
8:00–10:00 p.m., Facebook and Instagram. Before finals, join STATIC for spa tutorials and relaxation tips. Register for a preassembled spa kit.
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