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News for faculty and staff   |  June 9, 2020

Hit the links on new IU golf course

The Pfau Course, which replaces one from the 1950s, opens for play June 15 -- with safety protocols in place to guard against COVID-19.

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The WellTrack app is displayed on three phones

Tools to cope

IU staff and faculty have access to WellTrack, an app to help users manage their mental health with a suite of online tools that use aspects of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.
A colorful image of the Sample Gates on the IU Bloomington campus

Stress-buster exercise

Feeling stressed? Thinking coloring might help? IU Press has made five pages from its 2016 adult coloring book, "Color Your Campus," available to download for free.
A man in a red plaid shirt pours chemicals for hand sanitizer into a large white container.

Sanitizer supplier

Chemistry faculty member Jon Karty has been helping IU Bloomington during the pandemic by making hand sanitizer for the College of Arts and Sciences.
Leah Peck points to a piece from the Sage Fashion Collection while talking to Patrick O'Meara.

'Windows on Worlds'

IU President Michael A. McRobbie and first lady Laurie Burns McRobbie will host a virtual book launch for Patrick O'Meara and Leah K. Peck (pictured). Their latest book highlights well-known objects and hidden treasures in IU's international collections.
Sonja Rogers uses a tape measure to record the height of a bust of Bill Armstrong.

In good hands

While most of the IU community stays home, some employees have been coordinating the response to the pandemic and safeguarding beloved spaces. Meet some of the essential staff taking care of campus.
Kirkwood Hall is pictured through an opening in the trees.

Creative virtual studios

Eskenazi School faculty used creativity to pivot externships and studio courses online. They are essential to the school's programs, and faculty had to rethink how to offer them in an online environment.
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Around IU

Read quick updates about Wells Library's no-contact pickup service, a study of COVID-19's impact on higher education, IU Athletics' fall plans, the Kelley School helping businesses shift online and more.

Events and Lectures

IU Board of Trustees meeting  |  June 12, 2020
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Celebrating 200 years
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