All students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community residents are invited to participate in the first annual “Alumni Week at IU South Bend”. The week of April 11 – 17 provides many opportunities for people to gather to attend arts, academic, and athletic events and to visit our beautiful campus. The centerpiece of the week is on Saturday, April 16 when each college and school at IU South Bend will recognize their “Alum of the Year” at a private luncheon.
Several local restaurants are offering discounts for people attending campus events. Participating restaurants are Crooked Ewe Brewery, Woochi/Zing, Bistro 933, Tapastrie, Oaken Bucket, and South Bend Brew Werks. Visit South Bend – Mishawaka is also a sponsor of Alumni Week at IU South Bend. For more information contact the Office of Alumni Affairs at 574-520-4381. For arts ticket information call 574-520-4203. Here is a list of IU South Bend Alumni Week events:
Speech Night Preliminary Rounds
Best student public speakers compete.
Monday (4/11) – Wednesday (4/13)
Addicott-Joshi Performance Hall
IU Day is for people to celebrate IU by wearing their IU gear, sharing their spirit with the #IUday hashtag, and supporting their favorite IU programs.
“Love Looks Not with the Eyes: Women, Power and Magic in Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream”
Professor of English Joe Chaney explores tensions between dynamic female characters and their male counterpart.
Wiekamp Hall 1001
April 14 – 17
The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!)
A musical by Eric Rockwell and Joanne Bogart satirizing the genre of musical theatre by weaving five short musicals into one story.
Thursday (4/14) – Saturday (4/17)
Upstage Theatre, Northside Hall
BFA Student Exhibition III
Fine arts and new media students present capstone projects in their final exhibition before graduating.
Thursday (4/14) – Sunday (4/17)
Artists Reception: 4:30-7 pm (4/14)
Gallery Talk: 6 pm (4/14)
Art Gallery, Education and Arts Building
Access to Care Day
Dental Hygiene program sponsors event to provide low income residents with a filling or extraction.
6 am – 6 pm
Pecina Dental Clinic
Education and Arts Building
Alumni Luncheon and Awards Ceremony
University Grill (invitation only)
IU South Bend Men’s Baseball Game vs. Cleary University
IU South Bend music ensemble performing works by Leonardo Balada and featuring guest guitarist Adam Levin.