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News for faculty and staff   |  Sept. 22, 2020

That's a wrap

Jon Vickers never intended to make a career out of film, but now, after a decade as IU Cinema's founding director, he's stepping down. His efforts elevated the cinema's reputation and sparked innovative collaborations.

Find out how he got his start
IU Bloomington Provost Lauren Robel

Mitigation is critical

"Simply put, mitigation testing keeps our campus open. Your participation in mitigation testing is therefore absolutely essential," Provost Lauren Robel writes in a From the Desk column.
A man takes a mitigation test for COVID-19 by spitting into a tube

Mitigation how-to

IU's robust mitigation-testing program is checking thousands of staff, faculty and students each week. Here's what to expect for each step in the process.
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Resources to 'vote smart'

Need help with voter registration? Want to know more about a candidate? IU Libraries offers plenty of resources to help and is hosting several discussions on civic engagement.
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Just music in the air

"Is there a mask that we can wear while playing a wind instrument?" IU professor Tom Walsh solved that dilemma, designing one with a magnetic flap to better protect wind musicians.
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Recognize, respond, refer

With the additional stresses of a pandemic, it's even more important to recognize and respond to students in distress. Luciana Guardini of Counseling and Psychological Services offers guidance.
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Communal living update

Communal living presents special challenges during the pandemic. Find out how a Greek house and a fellowship organization are living safely in their shared spaces.
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Around IU

Big Ten football resumes, plus the United Way kickoff, the IU Rural Conference, the Ostrom Workshop, the Social Justice in America Series and more in this week's news roundup.

Events and Lectures

Livestream Q&A with Tony-winning producer Harriet Leve

Facebook Live and Zoom  |  Sept. 24, 2020
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