Biology Club callout meeting – Tuesday, January, 31 at 7pm in Ballantine 310

Biology Club’s Spring semester callout is this Tuesday, January 31st at 7 PM in Ballantine 310! Make sure to come because we will be talking about our upcoming events this semester and what you can look forward to.

Also, starting this semester, we’re requiring dues. Dues will be $5 and will include an I *anatomical heart* IU Biology car sticker! If you cannot make the callout meeting and want to remain in the Biology Club this semester, let us know as soon as possible through Canvas or by emailing chustmye@indiana.edu to set up a time to meet and pay.

Hope to see you all there!

Christine M. Hustmyer

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CAPS offerings for spring 2017!

MONDAY MOTIVATORS- FREE drop-in workshops

Drop-in for snacks and our FREE workshops at Wells Library (See attached flier)

“Self-Compassion & Resilience”- Jan. 30, 4-5pm. Location: Wells Library, East Tower, room E159

Research suggests the skill “self-compassion” decreases emotional suffering and helps people to thrive. Anna VanMeter, M.S. will teach you about the elements and benefits of self-compassion, and you will practice experiencing self-compassion.

 

“Help Me Sleep!”- February 6, 4-5pm. Location: Wells Library, East Tower, room E159

Can’t fall asleep? Waking up tired? We can help you sleep better! Improved sleep increases your concentration and balances your mood. Wilson Hsaio, Ph.D. will teach you ways to change the way you sleep.

 

“Stress Management”- February 20, 4-5pm. Location: Wells Library, East Tower, room E159

If you’re feeling overwhelmed, burnt out, or “blah”, this workshop is for you. Luciana Guardini, LCSW will teach you skills to change the way you manage stress and take care of your stressed out body!

 

 

WEB WEDNESDAYS – FREE online workshops

Download the Zoom cloud meetings app (iu.zoom.us) and enter ID 541-962-473 to join in these FREE workshops to get tips and skills to be a better you!

  • Adjusting to IU – Jan. 18
  • Stress Management – Jan. 25 & Feb. 8
  • Safer Alcohol Use – Feb. 1

 

 

JOIN A GROUP!

Group counseling can be even MORE effective than one-on-one counseling for helping students with some problems. Groups of 5-8 students and 1-2 counselors provide support and feedback in ways that many students find really helpful! Group counseling can help students work on self-esteem, assertiveness, creating deeper relationships, healthier conflict, and so much more. See attached list of CAPS & SACS groups, then call us to learn more!

 

 

HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS SUPPORT GROUP

Wednesdays, 1:30-3:00pm

A free, confidential, all gender support group for students who are questioning the health of a relationship (friendship, romantic or family) and/or recognizing patterns of power and control within. Call (812)855-5711 to schedule a “CAPS Now” appointment to learn more about this group!

 

 

AFTER-HOURS CRISIS TELEPHONE LINE:

IU students, faculty and staff can call the CAPS after-hours crisis line anytime CAPS is closed to consult with a counselor about a student of concern. Simply call CAPS at (812) 855-5711 and choose Option 1.

 

 

MINDFULNESS-BASED STRESS MANAGEMENT – FREE drop-in workshops!

Mondays and Tuesdays 10:00-10:45am & Wednesdays and Thursdays 2:00-2:45pm. (Thursday session is geared toward those with prior experience.)  Dr. Carolyn Lee will teach you how to practice Mindfulness, a research-based strategy to help reduce anxiety, improve concentration, regulate emotion, and much more! Bring a friend! (See attached flier)

 

 

Indiana University Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS)

600 N. Jordan Avenue, 4th floor

Bloomington, IN 47405-3191

(812)855-5711

(812)855-8447 Fax

Center for the Business of the Life Sciences Fall Reception – Thursday, Oct. 13

The Center for the Business of Life Sciences will be hosting its fall student recruitment and networking reception on Thursday, October 13th.  Several representatives from Johnson & Johnson will be there. 

Please see the attached invitation: fall-2016-cbls-reception-invite 

Want to RSVP? Have questions? Please contact lifesc@indiana.edu.

More information about the Center for the Business of Life Sciences: https://kelley.iu.edu/CBLS/news/page51487.html

 

Interested in Medical Physics and Biophysics at IU?

“Medical Physics and Biophysics at Indiana University”

            Susan Klein, Associate Director of Medical Physics

            John Beggs, Associate Professor of Biophysics

Monday, September 26, 2016, 3:00 P.M.

Swain West 252

 Interested in radiation oncology, radiation protection, or diagnostic imaging? How about the structure and function of the networks formed by neurons in our brains? We are meeting with Dr. Klein and Dr. Beggs to learn more about the studies of Medical Physics and Biophysics from these accomplished professionals in their respective fields. Also, they will discuss the programs here at IU!

Explore Majors and More Fair – Tuesday, Oct. 4

You are on your way in the College of Arts and Sciences. Discover how to become more engaged with your major and your IU experience at the…

Explore Majors and More Fair

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

3:00-6:00 pm

Alumni Hall, Indiana Memorial Union

 

with multiple Information Sessions after the Fair 

5:30-7:00 pm

Tree Suites, Indiana Memorial Union

Second Majors. Minors. Certificates. Involvement on- and off-campus. 

More disciplines. More cultures. More experiences. More IUB.

 

Increase Your Value to Your Research Lab: Workshop on Hunting and Gathering Literature and Data Sources

Are you taking Biology X-490? Become a stronger member of your lab’s team in this workshop: Increase Your Value to Your Research Lab: Hunting and Gathering Literature and Data Sources. Join us for a fun and helpful hour. Grab-n-go snacks will be provided.

Go beyond Google Scholar and harness the power of Scopus, PubMed, the Dryad

data repository, the databases from the National Center for Biotechnology

Information (GenBank, BLAST, Protein), Biological Abstracts, the Biodiversity

Heritage Library, JSTOR, and more. The session will also show you how to get what

you find into tools like EndNote and Zotero. Librarians will be available to tailor

their recommendations to your research interests and will teach you the top tips

for successfully using these awesome products.

This workshop will be offered three times!

Tuesday September 13

3:00-4:00pm

Ballantine Hall 107

Wednesday, October 12

1:00-2:00pm

Ballantine Hall 107

 

Thursday, November 3

3:00-4:00pm

Wells Library W144

 

See attached for more information: library-workshop-fall-2016-how-to-manage-data-when-doing-biol-x-490-lab-research