November 18, 2016


RFA for Global Health Research Pilot Projects

The Indiana CTSI with the IU Center for Global Health is soliciting proposals from applicants developing or currently involved in collaborative global health research projects. The purpose of this RFA is to foster and encourage the development of new collaborative interdisciplinary research that seeks to identify innovations to address key global health challenges and improve health outcomes in resource limited settings. The deadline is December 12 at 5:00pm.

Learn more about how to apply here.

Joseph T. Taylor Award for Excellence in Diversity is Accepting Nominations

The Office of Equal Opportunity is excited to accept nominations for the Joseph T. Taylor Award for Excellence in Diversity. The awardees will be selected from nominations by faculty, staff or students recognizing exemplary IUPUI individuals, academic and support programs, events, policies and activities. Learn more here.

MHA Student Association Canned Food Drive

The MHA Student Association will be accepting canned food donations until December 1. Donations will given to PAWS Pantry. Donation boxe are located in the fifth and sixth floor breakrooms. If you have any questions, please feel free to email Deidre Key.

Winter Clothes for Indy's Homeless Community

Amanda Briggs, your staff council representative, is collecting winter items now until Friday, December 9. Suggested items for men and women include hats, gloves, scarves, heavy socks, long underwear, blankets, hand warmers, drawstring bags, backpacks, hygiene items, bottled water and candles. If you have anything you would like to donate, please drop them off at Amanda Briggs' desk, RG 6081.

Join the Healthy IU Stair Climbing Challenge November 28 - December 16, 2016

Climb IU is intended to encourage employees to move more throughout the workday and be more sustainable. The incentive for this challenge is a pair of Climb IU socks. To register please visit the Climb IU site.

IUPUI's Annual Holiday Night at the Children's Museum of Indianapolis December 9, 2016

Start your holiday season off with some fun and cheer at IUPUI’s Annual Holiday Night at the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis! Bring the whole family for an evening filled with holiday spirit, tasty treats, museum exploration and photos with Santa. All faculty, staff and alumni and their families are invited.

IUPUI Holiday Night | The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis
3000 N. Meridian St. | Indianapolis, IN 46208
Friday, December 9 | 6:30 – 9:00pm
Adults: $25 | Children ages 3-12: $15 | Children 2 or younger: Free

Register here:
Use the following promo codes on the main registration page:
IUPUIEm (Only you)
IUPUIEm1 (You +1)
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IUPUIEm3 (You +3)

There is a unique Holiday Night experience for alumni ages 21-34. Visit the IUPUI Holiday Night website for information and registration details.

Questions? Contact Ryan McIlrath at or 317-274-5063.

JagStart Pitch Competition February 3, 2017

This year’s JagStart Pitch Competition will be accepting entries through February 3, 2017. JagStart is an annual elevator pitch competition that pits contestants against the clock to pitch their original ideas to a panel of judges. Students are invited to submit their ideas for innovative new products, new business ventures or compelling solutions to social challenges. For more info please visit