College Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events and Deadlines (in chronological order):

Monday October 15 – Deadline (extended) to register or submit an abstract for the Indiana University Undergraduate Research Conference (IUURC).

Monday October 22 – Campus deadline for the Luce Scholarship for professional experience in countries in Asia. National deadline is November 1.

 Wednesday October 24 – 5:30 – 6:30 – Critical Language Scholarship Info Session – Hutton Honors College room 108

Students will learn about the application requirements and how to get assistance preparing the application for a Critical Language Scholarship which supports immersive language training in countries where less commonly taught languages are spoken. No RSVP required and open to all students. National application deadline is November 27.

Monday October 29 – Campus deadline for DAAD research grants and study scholarships.

Tuesday October 30 – 5:30 – 6:30 – Gap Year/Bridge Year Opportunities Info Session – Hutton Honors College room 108

Learn about opportunities such as Service Year, teaching English abroad and other programs after graduating. No RSVP required. Open to all

students. Details at Hutton Events Calendar Gap Year/Service Year.

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IU Summer Language Workshop

The Indiana University Summer Language Workshop is now accepting applications for intensive 2019 courses in the languages of Europe, East and Southeast Asia, the Middle East, Central Asia, Africa, and the Caribbean.

This summer includes special programming for the 25th anniversary of the Baltic Studies Summer Institute and the 10th anniversary of the Flagship Chinese Institute.

The Workshop is…

  • Effective. Small, student-focused classes provide one year’s worth of education in two months with 20+ hours of instruction per week by highly qualified instructors from around the globe, trained in IU’s renowned second-language instruction programs.
  • Accessible. The Workshop is open to undergraduates, graduates, and professionals. All participants pay in-state tuition.
  • Affordable. A wide range of funding programs support grads, undergrads, and others in their Workshop studies.
  • Fun. Participants enjoy access to over 100 special events each summer, including language tables, clubs, concerts, cultural presentations, job recruiting, career planning, and proposal writing workshops.

Recognizing that global leadership requires a deep, informed understanding of language and culture, the IU Summer Language Workshop has been preparing Globally Ready students since 1950.

Summer 2019 language include: Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian (BCS), Chinese, Dutch (online), Estonian, German, Haitian Creole, Hungarian, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Kurdish, Kyrgyz, Latvian, Lithuanian, Mongolian, Pashto (online), Persian, Russian, Swahili, Turkish, Ukrainian, and Uzbek.

Learn more at http://languageworkshop.indiana.edu/

APPLY now for priority admission!

Mental Health Events

Emmy Award-winning actor and comedy writer Brian Stack, BA’86, will speak at 7 p.m. Thursday in Hodge Hall 2075.

The Media School alumnus’s talk, “Dealing with anxiety or depression when others are paying you to be funny: (A)musing perspectives from IU alumnus Brian Stack, writer for Stephen Colbert,” is presented by two campus organizations that foster mental health and wellness, Balance at Kelley and U Bring Change 2 Mind, and the Union Board and The Media School. This event is free and open to the public.

U Bring Change to Mind IU – Bring in the Booty

On October 27th U Bring Change 2 Mind will have its third annual Bring in The Booty Scavenger Hunt. It is a mental health themed event where students decipher clues and race across campus. They will stop at 13 destinations along the way and learn about resources on campus and about mental illness in general. We will have representatives from NAMI, CAPS, SACS, and the Center for Human Growth as well as interactive activities. The event will be held from 3-5p. Register here: https://tinyurl.com/BringintheBootySignup. There is also an opportunity to volunteer: https://tinyurl.com/BringintheBootyVolunteer.

Justice for All Discovery Event

Justice for All

Thursday, October 18, 2018
5:30pm – 7:30pm
Ernie Pyle Hall 206/252

The #MeToo Movement, the Black Lives Matter Movement, immigration, healthcare, and LGBTQ+ rights: many of the defining issues of our time are part of a broader debate over how we define social justice and equality.  The social sciences can illuminate the relationships between individuals and society at large, helping us to understand these debates and the underlying social and cultural factors that drive them.

Join us for a panel with faculty from American Studies, Criminal Justice, Political Science, Sociology, and the PACE Program discussing the connections between social justice, their academic disciplines, and how they came to their careers. A Walter Center career coach also will be on hand to discuss careers in the NGO and Non-Profit sectors more broadly.

All of this and free pizza too!

College of Arts and Sciences Discovery events help you explore the wide range of academic programs available to you in the College of Arts and Sciences and the career opportunities associated with them. Join us for one or more of these events and discover your future!

For more information about this and other events, see the Walter Center for Career Achievement’s Events page:  https://careers.college.indiana.edu/events/2018/10/18/justice-for-all/

 

Job Posting – Analytical Chemist

Midwest Compliance Laboratories, LLC

Analytical Chemist

Call 812-872-2221 or email resume to brent@mclaboratories.com

Job Title:  Analytical Chemist (I, II, III, Sr.)

Job Description:  Perform Chemical, Analysis on a variety of sample types (pharmaceutical intermediates and finished goods, raw materials, food additives, etc.).  The chemist will be responsible for maintaining a clean and safe working environment and adhering to all laboratory procedures and policies and to notify Management of any results that fail to meet established specifications or internal controls.

Essential Duties:

–        Perform analysis utilizing a variety of laboratory equipment and procedures that may include Wet Chemistry, HPLC, GC, UV-VIS, KF, FTIR, pH, and TLC.

–       Maintenance of a clean and safe working area.

–       Multitask multiple priorities that are often confronted in a busy laboratory setting.

–       Develop and Execute Method Validation Protocols.

–       Document laboratory data using Good Documentation Practices.

–       Perform Data Analysis as Required by Analytical Method.

–       May author data reports for development studies as required.

Skills Required:

–       Must be motivated and able to work independently in a dynamic laboratory environment.

–       Able to troubleshoot and maintain laboratory equipment as required.

–       Good documentation skills are required.

–       Must have a strong mathematic and analytical aptitude.

Education and Experience Requirements:

–       B.S., M.S. or Ph.D. in Chemistry

–       0 – 10 Years of experience in an industrial laboratory setting

Discover the Bachelor of Liberal Studies Degree

Discover the Bachelor of Liberal Studies Degree!

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
5:15pm – 7pm
Ernie Pyle Hall Room 206

Do you find so many subjects appealing that you can’t choose just one major? Are you looking for a path that will make the most of your existing credits? The Bachelor of Liberal Studies (B.L.S.) degree may be exactly what you’re looking for!

BLS Advisors will help you craft a personalized course of study tailored to your goals and interests and then a  Walter Center Career Coach can help you translate that into a successful Career.

Discovery events are free and open to all IUB students. Join us for a great discussion and FREE PIZZA too!

For more information about this and other events, see the Walter Center for Career Achievement’s Events page.