• Competition Pool
    April 25 5:30am
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  • Kindness Week: Conversation Hour: Chai Time with International Students
    April 25 1:00pm
    Introducing. . .Chai Time with International Students! Join us for a conversation hour about the role of international writing consultants in the Writing Center, faciliated by some of our international consultants, in CA 427. Arabic Chai, Arabic coffee, cookies, German cookies will be provided. Kindness Week is brought to you by the IUPUI U more »
  • Kindness Week: "Broken Places" reading by Kelin Hull
    April 25 5:00pm
    Join us in CA 427 for a reading of "Broken Places," a narrative piece by UWC consultant and beacon of kindness Kelin Hull! Kindness Week is brought to you by the IUPUI University Writing Center. more »
  • IU Baseball vs. Ball State at Victory Field
    April 25 7:00pm
    Help us cheer on the Hoosiers as the IU baseball team takes on Ball State at Victory Field on April 25. The Central Indiana Chapter is offering reserved tickets in a special section right behind the IU dugout. Tickets are $5 for IUAA members and $10 for nonmembers. All kids’ tickets are $5. The game starts at 7 pm. All are welcome to a more »
  • IUPUI Department of Music and Arts Technology - Jazz Combo/Electric Guitar Ensemble
    April 25 7:30pm
    Jazz Combo/Electric Guitar Ensemble more »
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
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    • Competition Pool
      April 25 5:30am
      Lap Swim more »
    • Kindness Week: Conversation Hour: Chai Time with International Students
      April 25 1:00pm
      Introducing. . .Chai Time with International Students! Join us for a conversation hour about the role of international writing consultants in the Writing Center, faciliated by some of our international consultants, in CA 427. Arabic Chai, Arabic coffee, cookies, German cookies will be provided. Kindness Week is brought to you by the IUPUI U more »
    • Kindness Week: "Broken Places" reading by Kelin Hull
      April 25 5:00pm
      Join us in CA 427 for a reading of "Broken Places," a narrative piece by UWC consultant and beacon of kindness Kelin Hull! Kindness Week is brought to you by the IUPUI University Writing Center. more »
    • IU Baseball vs. Ball State at Victory Field
      April 25 7:00pm
      Help us cheer on the Hoosiers as the IU baseball team takes on Ball State at Victory Field on April 25. The Central Indiana Chapter is offering reserved tickets in a special section right behind the IU dugout. Tickets are $5 for IUAA members and $10 for nonmembers. All kids’ tickets are $5. The game starts at 7 pm. All are welcome to a more »
    • IUPUI Department of Music and Arts Technology - Jazz Combo/Electric Guitar Ensemble
      April 25 7:30pm
      Jazz Combo/Electric Guitar Ensemble more »
    Tuesday, April 25, 2017
      IU Calendar




      • Competition Pool
        April 25 5:30am
        Lap Swim more »
      • Kindness Week: Conversation Hour: Chai Time with International Students
        April 25 1:00pm
        Introducing. . .Chai Time with International Students! Join us for a conversation hour about the role of international writing consultants in the Writing Center, faciliated by some of our international consultants, in CA 427. Arabic Chai, Arabic coffee, cookies, German cookies will be provided. Kindness Week is brought to you by the IUPUI U more »
      • Kindness Week: "Broken Places" reading by Kelin Hull
        April 25 5:00pm
        Join us in CA 427 for a reading of "Broken Places," a narrative piece by UWC consultant and beacon of kindness Kelin Hull! Kindness Week is brought to you by the IUPUI University Writing Center. more »
      • IU Baseball vs. Ball State at Victory Field
        April 25 7:00pm
        Help us cheer on the Hoosiers as the IU baseball team takes on Ball State at Victory Field on April 25. The Central Indiana Chapter is offering reserved tickets in a special section right behind the IU dugout. Tickets are $5 for IUAA members and $10 for nonmembers. All kids’ tickets are $5. The game starts at 7 pm. All are welcome to a more »
      • IUPUI Department of Music and Arts Technology - Jazz Combo/Electric Guitar Ensemble
        April 25 7:30pm
        Jazz Combo/Electric Guitar Ensemble more »
      Tuesday, April 25, 2017
        IU Calendar




        • Competition Pool
          April 25 5:30am
          Lap Swim more »
        • Kindness Week: Conversation Hour: Chai Time with International Students
          April 25 1:00pm
          Introducing. . .Chai Time with International Students! Join us for a conversation hour about the role of international writing consultants in the Writing Center, faciliated by some of our international consultants, in CA 427. Arabic Chai, Arabic coffee, cookies, German cookies will be provided. Kindness Week is brought to you by the IUPUI U more »
        • Kindness Week: "Broken Places" reading by Kelin Hull
          April 25 5:00pm
          Join us in CA 427 for a reading of "Broken Places," a narrative piece by UWC consultant and beacon of kindness Kelin Hull! Kindness Week is brought to you by the IUPUI University Writing Center. more »
        • IU Baseball vs. Ball State at Victory Field
          April 25 7:00pm
          Help us cheer on the Hoosiers as the IU baseball team takes on Ball State at Victory Field on April 25. The Central Indiana Chapter is offering reserved tickets in a special section right behind the IU dugout. Tickets are $5 for IUAA members and $10 for nonmembers. All kids’ tickets are $5. The game starts at 7 pm. All are welcome to a more »
        • IUPUI Department of Music and Arts Technology - Jazz Combo/Electric Guitar Ensemble
          April 25 7:30pm
          Jazz Combo/Electric Guitar Ensemble more »
        Tuesday, April 25, 2017

          About This Event

          Summary

          Brandy R. Matthews, M.D., assistant professor of clinical neurology, will be among the presenters at "Weekend U: Competing for your Attention," a continuing education conference that aims to challenge the way participants think about competition.

          Dr. Matthews' presentation, "Brains Behaving Badly: When Human Attention Systems Fail," will take place from 8:40 to 9:10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, at NCAA Headquarters, and focus on diseases that cause specific areas of the brain to malfunction offer a unique opportunity to study the network of attention that is critically important to human social behavior.

          The session, which requires no prior knowledge of neuroanatomy and neurochemistry, will also use patient videos to demonstrate interesting behaviors, such as perseveration and prosopagnosia, which arise in the context of neurodegenerative brain diseases like Alzheimer Disease and Frontotemporal Dementia.

          Other speakers at this conference will include IUPUI faculty and local experts who will explore the many ways people and things vie for your attention. The keynote speaker will be Karen F. Crotchfelt, president and publisher of "The Indianapolis Star." Participants may also select three additional breakout sessions.

          The complete event is from 8 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. To view a complete schedule, visit the Weekend U website.

          Inspired by Indiana Humanities two-year program, Spirit of Competition, Weekend U is presented by the IU Alumni Association. Registration is $25 for IU or Purdue Alumni Association members and current students or $25 for IUPUI and IU alumni, faculty and staff. General admission is $45. Cost includes a continental breakfast and lunch.

          For more information, contact Tanika Scott at 317-278-1720 or talscott@iupui.edu.

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          • Competition Pool
            April 25 5:30am
            Lap Swim more »
          • Kindness Week: Conversation Hour: Chai Time with International Students
            April 25 1:00pm
            Introducing. . .Chai Time with International Students! Join us for a conversation hour about the role of international writing consultants in the Writing Center, faciliated by some of our international consultants, in CA 427. Arabic Chai, Arabic coffee, cookies, German cookies will be provided. Kindness Week is brought to you by the IUPUI U more »
          • Kindness Week: "Broken Places" reading by Kelin Hull
            April 25 5:00pm
            Join us in CA 427 for a reading of "Broken Places," a narrative piece by UWC consultant and beacon of kindness Kelin Hull! Kindness Week is brought to you by the IUPUI University Writing Center. more »
          • IU Baseball vs. Ball State at Victory Field
            April 25 7:00pm
            Help us cheer on the Hoosiers as the IU baseball team takes on Ball State at Victory Field on April 25. The Central Indiana Chapter is offering reserved tickets in a special section right behind the IU dugout. Tickets are $5 for IUAA members and $10 for nonmembers. All kids’ tickets are $5. The game starts at 7 pm. All are welcome to a more »
          • IUPUI Department of Music and Arts Technology - Jazz Combo/Electric Guitar Ensemble
            April 25 7:30pm
            Jazz Combo/Electric Guitar Ensemble more »
          Tuesday, April 25, 2017