Feb. 28: Presidential Address to Congress Broadcast in Library Events Area

2/28/2017 – Presidential address to Congress (9:00-11:00 pm) Library Events Area

The ISU community is invited to a viewing and live Tweet-Up of President Trump’s first address to a Joint Session of Congress on Tuesday, Feb. 28 in the Events Area. The address is scheduled to begin at 9 p.m. (time subject to change), and pizza will be provided.

Questions about this and any other American Democracy Project program may be directed to Allison Ramsey, ADP Graduate Assistant.  (aramsey12@sycamores.indstate.edu)

February 28: Report-Out of “Ask Me-Hear Me”

January 31 Announcement of this Project: 

The Offices of the President and Provost, in partnership with the Divisions of Student Affairs and the Student Government Association invite students, faculty and staff to be part of a unique project to build community at ISU. if we are to truly understand and learn from each other, we must:

Be able to ask questions without judgement or ridicule. First seek to understand before being understood.

The Ask Me; Hear Me Project is a unique means of doing that via the pairing of a student with a faculty or staff member in an equal partnership to engage the subject of race and difference as described here http://www2.indstate.edu/studentsuccess/.

Attendance at the Let’s Talk About Race workshop is optimum to have the best context for the project, but not required. The workshop is set for 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 31 in Tirey Hall, Heritage Ballroom.

However, emailing your interest in participating if you can’t/weren’t able to attend is essential by Friday, Feb. 3. Email Rhonda Beecroft, , in the Office of the Interim Associate Vice President for Inclusive Excellence.

Participants in this experience will be invited (not required) to participate in a campus report out set for 2-4 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28 in the Cunningham Memorial Library, Events Area.

Fusion and FusionPlus have arrived! New webpac! New options!

Ok everyone who has been at Indiana State University since 1985: THERE IS NO MORE LUIS! Yes, through several opacs, we have been luis.indstate.edu for 25 years! That’s going to be a hard one to shake – attention, faculty: be sure to take out of your Syllabus/assignments all mention of LUIS. Now, it’s FUSION!

FusionPlus Opening Page
Three universities and one public library in one webpac!

Lots of new choices and a look that brings us up to date. Let us know if you have questions about any of the new features. Access Fusion from the Library’s newly redesigned Homepage, still at http://library.indstate.edu or go directly to http://fusionplus.indstate.edu/  for a fully searchable page:

Fusionplus Webpac opening page
Fusionplus Opening page

Or http://fusion.indstate.edu for a simple search box – you can still get to FusionPlus if you need it!

Fusion Webpac Searchbox
Fusion Webpac Searchbox