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Events This Week...
GLBT Rights Around The World Tuesday, October 21 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM, CE 305
Legislation about same sex marriage and discrimination of sexual orientation are issues constantly featured in the headlines. Learn about GLBT rights in Indiana and the USA, and how they compare with other countries. Share your thoughts and learn from others. Learn more at

Getting you plugged in to student involvement!
October 20, 2008
Meet The Candidate Series: Democrat vs. Republican Tuesday, October 21 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM, Democracy Plaza
Presidential debate – IUPUI style! Compare and contrast the two candidates with fellow students. Policies, strategies, and the future of our country will be discussion topics. Come out so you can make an informed decision on election day! Sponsored by Democracy Plaza.

GLBT Diversity Panel Monday, October 27 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM, Lower Level of Taylor Hall
Attend this discussion to remove stereotypes and find out what lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender students, faculty and staff are really like. Come prepared with questions for the diverse panel! Visit edu for more information.

Sexual Orientation & Religion Panel Thursday, October 23 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM, CE 148
Attend this presentation and panel discussion to learn more about how sexual orientation and religious faiths can work together.

GLBT Author Showcase Monday, October 27 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM, CE 405
Authors from the GLBT community will be here to share their writings! Come to hear readings from their novels, personal stories, inspirational words and influences. Visit for more information.

Advanced Leaders: Citizenship Workshop Wednesday, October 22 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM, CE 305
Kristen Eamon-Shine, Community Initiatives Coordinator for the Marion County Commission on Youth will discuss the importance of citizenship in leadership. Kristen will provide insight into her experiences working with youth, and share how you can inspire young leaders! For more information visit

Panel & Networking Session Wednesday, October 29 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM, CE 409

Women in Health Professions

Are you a woman in the health professions field of study? Do you want to meet other professionals in the field? Come to the Women in Health Professions panel and networking session to hear other women talk about their experience. After the discussion, there will be a networking session for you to pair up with a potential mentor! Spaces are limited! Reserve your spot today at This event is co-sponsored by Lead IUPUI, SOAR, IUPUI School of Science, and Career & Employment Services.

Guitar Hero Tournament on the big screens!
Are you good at Guitar Hero? Come show off your skills, and rock out for the grand prize of two Colts football tickets! The tournament is single elimination with all entrants playing selections from Guitar Hero III. Registration for the tournament is $10.00. To register visit After the tournament is complete, anyone can play Guitar Hero on the big screens for a $5.00 donation to the United Way. Help IUPUI help the United Way!

Wednesday, October 29: 11:00 AM, CE 450

Jags in the Street
Headless Horseman at Conner Prairie Thursday, October 30: 5:30 PM – 10:00 PM
25 volunteers are needed to assist with the following activities: children’s activity helper, fire tender, gate monitor, hayride host/ticket taker, s’more maker/cashier, soda & hot cocoa sales and ticket gate helper. Dinner will be provided to volunteers, as well as two tickets to attend another night of Headless Horseman during October. For more information, contact Alexandra Czok at

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