Category Descriptions for “IUP Now”

  • News and events in IUP Now will be categorized as follows:

    Achievements

    These are individual achievements—such as awards, publications, conference presentations, and research milestones—that go beyond regular employee or student responsibilities. Announcements of program, department, and university recognitions belong under University News. These items run in the newsletter on Mondays.

    University News

    This is news of interest to the general IUP community. Examples include department, program, and university recognitions and announcements that apply to all audiences or that showcase university strengths. These items run in the newsletter on Wednesdays and Fridays.

    For Students and Advisors

    This is news of interest mainly to students and advisors. Examples include internships, academic help, seminars, competitions, events, or other opportunities specifically for students. These items run in the newsletter on Wednesdays and Fridays.

    For Employees

    This is news of interest to faculty and staff members only. Examples include workshops open to employees only, deadlines to enter grades, and benefits information. These items run in the newsletter on Wednesdays and Fridays.

    Calendar

    These are events of interest to the general IUP community that have been added to IUP’s Central Calendar. Examples include STATIC events, Six O’clock Series presentations, and performances. The Calendar section runs in the newsletter on Thursdays.

    Bulletin Board

    The Bulletin Board is a collection of advertisements that are not related to university business. Only faculty and staff members may post to the Bulletin Board. Examples include yard sales, items for sale by employees, and community events in which employees are involved. These items run in the newsletter on Fridays. Read more about Bulletin Board policies.