Upcoming Events in Library

11/06/2017 – Have I got a Story for You (5:30-7:00pm) Library Events Area

The Communication Department’s guest speaker, Bobby Hawthorne, will speak. All invited to attend

11/07/2017 – Election Returns with American Democracy Project (6:30-8:30pm) Library Events Area

 11/08/2017 – Schick-Cordell Dinner (5:00-11:00pm) Library Events Area – reservations only

 11/11/2017 – Indiana Junior Classical League’s Fall Latin Day (9:00am-4:00 pm) Library Events Area

High School students from all over Indiana will attend this all day conference. [for registrants only]

11/13/2017 – Books from Around the World (10:00am-3:00 pm) Library Events Area

Global Engagement is hosting this event as part of International Education Week. All invited to attend.

 11/14/2017 – God Grew Tired of Us screening and panel discussion (11:00am-1:00pm) Library Events Area

Global Engagement is hosting this event as part of International Education Week. All invited to attend


Nov. 2: Stop, Limit, Drink!

11/02/2017 – Stop, Limit, Drink (2:30-4:30pm) Library Events Area

A student group from Applied Health Sciences 414, a health promotion planning class, is conducting this “drop by” event.

Come and learn about sugary vs healthy drinks!”


Oct. 18: Morton Marcus, Indiana economist

Economist  will discuss “Reaching Beyond Conventional Economics” at the Creason Memorial Lecture in the Library Events Area, 7:00pm – 9:00pm 

Marcus is director emeritus of the Indiana Business Research Center in the Indiana University Kelley School of Business. He has been actively involved in local and state economic development efforts since 1970. In addition to teaching economics at IU for 33 years, Marcus served eight Indiana governors as an advisor on taxation and public policy.

The event is free and open to the public.

Oct. 11: History of the Hispanic, Latino experience at Indiana State, 1870 – present

2-4pm Wed. October 11 – Library Events Area

The history of students and faculty at ISU of Hispanic/Latino descent will be explored through original documents, archival photos, and testimonies. This hidden history will begin to be revealed. As we celebrate the Sesquicentennial of Indiana State University, presenters from ISU’s past and present will discuss the history of Hispanics/Latinos at the College and/or their individual histories/experiences at State.

Speakers include Crystal Mikell Reynolds (Chief Researcher, History); Dr. Timothy Hawkins (Professor, History); Dr. Carmen Montañez (Emeriti Faculty, Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics); Karina Arrambide (Graduate Student and Admissions Counselor), and Theresa Ortega (HOLA and HLA) who will speak about her father’s experience as one of the first Hispanic/Latino students on State’s campus in the late 50s-early 60s.

Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by the Sesquicentennial Committee and the College of Arts and Sciences.

Questions? Contact Theresa at (812) 237-8096 or via email at tortega@indstate.edu.