Indiana University - Community Organizations

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Achievers Summer Academy - IUB

Websitehttp://www.indiana.edu/~cpartner////
AddressIU Campus
Eigenmann Hall Room 619
Bloomington, IN 47406
Description

 

The Achievers Summer Academy will provide ninth, tenth, and eleventh grad students (entering Fall of 2009)with college preparation experience while living in a residence hall for one week during the summer. Participants will focus on SAT/ACT preparation and test taking strategies. Additionally, they will have workshops about financial aid, completing college applications, time management and goal setting. Participants are required to have at least a 2.5 GPA, complete two letters of recommendation from a counselor and a teacher, as well as an application.

ContactMelissa Ward (Director)
cpartner [at] indiana.edu
812-855-2137
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Asian American Association

Websitehttp://www.indiana.edu/~aaa/
AddressIndiana Memorial Union, Indiana University Bloomington
900 E 7th St, Room 673
Bloomington, IN 47405
Description

The Asian American Association seeks to bridge the gaps between Asian Americans and all peoples of IU.

Contactaaa [at] indiana.edu
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Beta Alpha Psi

Websitehttps://kelley.iu.edu/bap/
AddressKelley School of Business, Room 540
Accounting Department
Bloomington, IN 47405
Description

 

Beta Alpha Psi is an honorary organization for accounting and finance students and professionals. The primary objective of Beta Alpha Psi is to encourage and give recognition to scholastic and professional excellence in the business information field. This includes promoting the study and practice of accounting, finance and information systems; providing opportunities for self-development, service and association among members and practicing professionals, and encouraging a sense of ethical, social, and public responsibility.

Contactbap [at] indiana.edu
812-855-3513
Additional Contact812-855-8966
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Book Circulating Group

Websitehttp://www.indiana.edu/~uclub/bookcirculating/
Address900 E. 7th Street
Room 150
Bloomington, IN 47405
Description

Must be a member of the University Club. Circulates 15 books a year among members. Books are roughly half fiction and half non-fiction.

ContactPenny Gaither (Co-Chair)
booklady88 [at] gmail.com
812-332-8010
Additional ContactLou Moir (Co-Chair)
moirl [at] indiana.edu
822-1515
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Campus Childrens Center

Websitehttp://www.childcare.indiana.edu
Address2613 E. Tenth Street
Bloomington, IN 47408
Description

Child Care services at Indiana University Bloomington (IUB) are provided to meet the various child care needs of students, staff, and faculty. Indiana University recognizes the numerous benefits generated by the provision high quality child care to both students and employees.

Contactdunnuckt [at] indiana.edu
812-855-5053
Additional ContactSmith (Christin)
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Center for Social Studies and International Education (CSSIE)

Websitehttp://cssie.indiana.edu/
AddressEigenman Hall, Room 1043
1900 East Tenth Street
Bloomington, IN 47406
Description

The primary mission of the CSSIE is to improve education in the social studies (history, geography, economics, civics, anthropology, and the social sciences) in elementary and secondary schools. A secondary mission of the CSSIE is to meet professional development needs of the international community of educators through in-service training, content seminars, and curriculum workshops in all curriculum areas.

ContactPatricia Kubow (Director)
pkubow [at] indiana.edu
812-855-0447
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Center for the Study of History and Memory

Websitehttp://www.indiana.edu/~cshm/
Address400 North Sunrise Drive
Weatherly Hall North, Room 122
Bloomington, IN 47405
Description

 

 

The center's mission encompassed archival, pedagogical, and research goals in the field of oral history, with particular emphasis on the history of Indiana and the Midwest, and to address the growing interdisciplinary field of memory studies, of which oral history is one important facet. The Center for the Study of History and Memory continues to build upon its work in the field of oral history while broadening the range of its research projects to address the many ways that people remember, represent, and use the past in public and private life.

ContactBarbara Truesdell (Dr.)
812-855-2856
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Commission on Multicultural Understanding (COMU)

Websitehttps://studentaffairs.indiana.edu/dean-students/commission-multicultural-understanding/index.shtml
AddressIndiana University
705 E. Seventh St.
Bloomington, IN 47405
Description

 

COMU uses committees made up of students, staff, and faculty to enhance the campus climate through education and increased communication on issues of oppression, gather information and encourage activities that increase awareness and understanding of racism and other forms of oppression, and promote greater communication on campus among all persons, regardless of race, age, religion, ability, gender, sexual orientation, or socio-economic status.

ContactSuzie Chung
comu [at] indiana.edu
(812) 855-4463
Additional Contactsukchung [at] indiana.edu
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Community Eye Care Center

Websitehttp://www.optometry.iu.edu/clinics/index.shtml
Address744 E. Third Street
Bloomington, IN 47405
Description

You may call or e-mail us for an eye examination appointment--or use our online appointment form. Appointments are not necessary to visit our eyewear center, but please be sure to check in at the main desk when you arrive.

ContactDr. Patricia Henderson (Director)
cecc [at] indiana.edu
855-8436
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Crimson Cupboard Student Food Pantry

Websitehttps://beinvolved.indiana.edu/organization/CrimsonCupboard
Address800 North Union Street (Campus View Apartments)
Bloomington, IN 47408
Description

Parent Organization: Indiana University - Bloomington

Based on the research that has been completed on food scarcity within college campuses, the Crimson Cupboard was created to fulfill those needs of students here at Indiana University Bloomington. We provide non-persihable food items to all IU undergraduate and graduate students who may be in need of food assistance. Students will have the opportunity to shop in the pantry twice each month and they will be required to simply show their student I.D. card (Campus Access Card) to access the pantry. The amount of food that each student recieves depends on their demographic information such as: place of residence, family size, etc. Regardless, we serve to ensure that every student recieves what they need.

All students are eligible to volunteer with the pantry, and we ask that each individual maintain a high level of discretion when volunteering with Crimson Cupbaord.

Contactjonesmem [at] umail.iu.edu
317-809-9938
Year Established2015
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Delta Sigma Pi

Websitehttp://www.iudsp.com/
AddressBloomington, IN
Description

 

Delta Sigma Pi is a professional fraternity organized to foster the study of business in universities; to encourage scholarship, social activity and the association of students for their mutual advancement by research and practice; to promote closer affiliation between the commercial world and students of commerce, and to further a higher standard of commercial ethics and culture and the civic and commercial welfare of the community.

ContactMatt Wisniewski (President)
joindsp [at] gmail.com
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Folklore and Ethnomusicology Students Association

Websitehttps://folkethno.webhost.iu.edu/scripts/index.cfm
Address504 N. Fess
Bloomington, IN 47408
Description

Student Association for Folklore and Ethnomusicology majors.

Folklore and Ethnomusicology department website: https://folkethno.webhost.iu.edu/scripts/index.cfm

Contactiubfesa [at] indiana.edu
(812) 855-1027
Additional Contactfolkethn [at] indiana.edu
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Foster International Living Learning Center

Websitehttp://www.rps.indiana.edu/fosterrescenter.cfml
Address1000 North Fee Lane
Bloomington, IN 47406
Description

 

Foster is an air-conditioned, coed residence hall is made up of five separate residential buildings (Harper, Martin, Magee, Jenkinson and Shea) and a public building housing a food court. Mostly double rooms and some single rooms are available. It houses the Global Village LLC and Foster International LLC

Contactfostectr [at] indiana.edu
855-1408
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GLBT Student Support Services Counseling Services

Websitehttp://glbt.indiana.edu/home.php
AddressIndiana University
705 E. 7th Street
Bloomington, IN 47408
Description

 

GLBT Student Support Services offers FREE counseling services. The Counseling Intern offers: individual & couples counseling; group facilitation varies from semester to semester; consultation; outreach and programming; psycho-educational presentations; and a friendly, safe and confidential face to talk to.

ContactDoug Bauder (Coordinator)
glbtserv [at] indiana.edu
812-855-4252
Additional ContactHours: Monday–Friday, 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m
812-855-0916
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Glenn A. Black Laboratory of Archeology

Websitehttps://gbl.indiana.edu/
Address423 N. Fess St.
Bloomington, IN 47408
Description

 

Through the efforts of Eli Lilly and Indiana University, the Glenn A. Black Laboratory of Archaeology was dedicated as an independent research facility with the Indiana University community in 1971. In addition to curating Eli Lilly's archaeological collection and the records and collections from Glenn Black's excavations at the Angel Mounds site, the Glenn A. Black Laboratory also curates over 10,000 collections, made up of millions of individual artifacts, representing over four decades of archaeological research in every county in Indiana and at significant sites throughout the Midwest.

ContactApril Sievert (Director)
gbl [at] indiana.edu
812-855-9544
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Global Gateway for Teachers, IU School of Education

Websitehttp://education.indiana.edu/undergraduate/immersion/index.html
AddressW. W. Wright Education Building, Rm. 1044
201 N. Rose Ave.
Bloomington, IN 47405
Description

 

Global Gateway for Teachers is designed to provide classroom and community involvement experiences for student teachers and experienced teachers in culturally diverse settings.

ContactLaura L. Stachowski, Ph.D.
stachows [at] indiana.edu
(812) 856-8507
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Hilltop Educational Foundation

Websitehttp://www.indiana.edu/~hilltop/
Address2367 E. 10th Street
PO Box 8654
Bloomington, IN 47408
Description

 

 

Hilltop Educational Foundation is a non-profit community organization serving the Hilltop Garden and Nature Center and supporting community initiatives in education and wellness through gardening and other horticulturally based activities.

ContactLea Woodard (Coordinator)
hilltop [at] indiana.edu
812-855-8808
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Hong Kong Student Association

Websitehttp://www.indiana.edu/~hongkong/
AddressInternational Center
116 S. Jordan
Bloomington, In 47405
Description

 

Faculty Advisor: Christopher Viers, 855-9086 Or call the International Center, 116 S. Jordan, 855-7133. The Hong Kong Students' Association at Indiana University Bloomington was established to serve the Hong Kong community and promote Hong Kong to the vast population around the IUB campus. Not only do we focus on helping the newcomers adapting to the American lifestyle, we also aim at helping every Hong Kong student to enrich their experience here at IU. Moreover, we desire to strengthen ties among our members and alumni, as well as to serve those who are interested in Hong Kong culture - we are here to provide a helping hand to the Hong Kong community and to share with people our unique heritage which we are absolutely proud of.

ContactGladys Sze Hueng Yuen
hongkong [at] indiana.edu
812-855-9086
Additional ContactInternational Center
hongkong [at] indiana.edu
855-7133
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Hungarian Cultural Association

Websitehttp://www.indiana.edu/~hca/
Address116 S. Jordan
Bloomington, In 47405
Description

 

 

The Hungarian Cultural Association is a student-run organization at Indiana University. The HCA organizes programs and events for students of the Hungarian language and Hungarian Studies. Our group is comprised of both Americans and Hungarians alike, and our membership includes undergraduates, grad students, and community members.

ContactSara Takacs (President)
hca [at] indiana.edu
812-855-0377
Additional ContactCatherine Wells (Vice President)
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Indian Student Association

AddressInternational Center
111 S. Jordan
Bloomington, In 47405
Description

 

The Indian Student Association (ISA) at Indiana University in Bloomington, is a student-led organization, founded by Indians of Indiana University and led by an elected executive board consisting of sixteen chairpersons. The association strives to bring awareness to Indian culture to both the campus and Bloomington community through some of the university's biggest cultural programs, independently and in conjunction with other ethnic organizations, as well as sponsoring volunteer work in the Bloomington community.

ContactSerena Patel (Presdient)
isa [at] indiana.edu
Additional ContactInternational Center
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Indiana Hillel, Helene G. Simon Hillel Center

Websitehttp://iuhillel.org/
Address730 E. Third St.
Bloomington, IN 47401
Description

 

The Helene G. Simon Hillel Center at Indiana University is dedicated to assuring that Jewish college students have opportunities to recognize and develop their leadership potential and to express their Jewishness in many traditional and creative ways.

ContactRabbi Sue Shifron (Director)
hillel [at] indiana.edu
(812) 336-3824
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Indiana Institute on Disability and Community

Websitehttps://www.iidc.indiana.edu/
Address1905 North Range Rd.
Bloomington, IN 47408
Description

 

Formerly called Institute for the Study of Developmental Disabilities. The mission of the Indiana Institute on Disability and Community is to provide leadership that enables communities to include, support, and empower people with disabilities and family members.

ContactDavid Mank (Director)
iidc [at] indiana.edu
812-855-6508
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Indiana University Career Development Center

Websitehttp://cdc.indiana.edu/
Address625 N. Jordan Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47405
Description

 

Services offered to undergraduate students: drop-in career advising, resume and cover letter writing, career courses, career fairs and job listings for part-time, work-study, internship, and full-time employment.

ContactLindsey Hojnowski
iucareer [at] indiana.edu
812-856-1864
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IU Sing

Websitehttp://www.iusf.indiana.edu/about/index.shtml
AddressIndiana University Student Foundation
1606 N. Fee Ln.
Bloomington, IN 47408
Description

 

Since 1932, the musical extravaganza known as IU Sing has delighted audiences and raised money for scholarships.

Contactiusing [at] indiana.edu
(812) 855-9152
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IUB Pakistani Students Association

Websitehttp://www.indiana.edu/~psa/
AddressInternational Center
116 S. Jordan Ave.
Bloomington, IN 47405
Description

The aim of the Pakistani Students Association of IUB is to represent and support Pakistani culture and values among the Indiana University populace. The PSA also serves as an active platform from which to put forward the needs of Pakistani students.

ContactKaynaat Syed (Co-President)
psa.indiana [at] gmail.com
(812) 855-0377
Additional ContactNabeel Fiazuddin (Co-President)
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La Casa Latino Cultural Center

Websitehttp://www.indiana.edu/~lacasa/
Address715 East Seventh St.
Bloomington, IN 47408
Description

 

 

 

La Casa creates a link between the university and the Latino community by promoting academic excellence, personal growth, and cultural pride through a combination of support services and porgramming.

ContactLillian Casillas (Director)
lacasa [at] indiana.edu
812-855-0174
Year Established1973
Incorporation StatusIncorporated
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