Upcoming Events in Library – from politics to Darwin Day to debt

Location unless otherwise noted: Library Events Area

02/03/2020 – American Democracy Project Pizza & Politics: The Iowa Caucus (8:00-9:00 pm)A live event watching the country’s first presidential election results come in. Learn about the Iowa Caucus process and discuss how the caucus impacts the presidential election going forward. Refreshments provided.

02/04/2020 – American Democracy Project – State of the Union Tweetup (8:45-11:00 pm)A live event watching the President address Congress and the nation as to the State of the Union. Students will have the opportunity to tweet-up the event.

02/05/2020 – The Challenges of War and the Modern Age: Indiana State Normal School during the First World War and the Early Twenties (5:00-7:00 pm) –  Join presenter Dan Clark as he discusses how Normal School operated during the First World War.

02/11/2020 – Darwin Day Speaker (7:00-8:30pm)Join speaker Bronwyn Heather Bleakley as she travels to Indiana State to lead a discussion on Darwin. https://www.stonehill.edu/directory/bbleakley/

02/12/2020 – Student Counseling Center (10:00am-2:00pm) LobbyCome for student counseling conveniently located in the lobby.

02/13/2020 – Managing Income and Debt (12:15-1:00 pm)  – Everyone talks about a budget, but how many of us actually make and stick to one? Most people have some debt, but how many understand its effects? Let us show you the real impact of both—and help you understand how your money can work for you. TIAA’s workshop leader will discuss the importance of cash flow and how to use it; focus on how you look at savings and spending; help you evaluate debt and find ways to help manage it.

02/26/2020 – Authors & Artists Reception and Program (2:30pm reception, 3:00pm program) Cunningham Memorial Library’s annual Authors and Artists program and reception is set for Wednesday, Feb. 26, in the Library Events Area.  The only campus event that honors the written or artistic material or performance of ISU’s faculty, staff and students, this year’s 35th annual event will feature ISU faculty and emeriti who published or created artistic works in 2019. A reception with light refreshments will begin at 2:30 p.m., with the program beginning at 3:00 pm. 

March 22: Pizza and Politics: To the 2018 midterm and beyond

7pm, Library Events Area

To round-out the campus get-out-the-vote efforts, this event will center on an interactive experience for students to learn about the role of elections and voting, what midterm elections are and why they matter, and also provide opportunities for students to check their voter registration, get registered to vote, arrange an absentee ballot, and sign up for information on the election.

Sponsors: American Democracy Project and Cunningham Memorial Library.

Contact Carly Schmitt at carly.schmitt@indstate.edu for more information. Phone: (812) 237-2514