Upcoming Events

The Social Committee recommends, plans and implements social events for the Academy membership. We hope you can join us at one of our upcoming activities. 


Information on Event

November 30, 2017

11-2 PM

Holiday Luncheon

Courses Restaurant at Ivy Tech Culinary campus

2820 N. Meridian, 13th Floor, Indianapolis, IN  46208

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Parking free in Ivy Tech lot

Cost of luncheon $18, plus tax and tip per person payable at the restaurant as you enter the restaurant. 

Reservations by November 21, 2017 at ude[dot]iupui[at]ymedacas. Please list the names of those attending and either "chicken or vegetarian" for your course.

Music and entertainment will be provided by Darrell Bailey and others.

January 2018

MLK Dinner (Senior Academy will again sponsor four students to attend)

January 24, 2018

9 AM- Noon

Reducing Depression and Suicide Among Children and Adolescents in Indiana: a Panel Discussion on What Works

Campus Center Theatre

420 University Blvd

Suicide is the second leading cause of death among youth ages 15-24 in Indiana and, at 19 percent, the state has the nation’s highest rate of high school students contemplating suicide, according to the 2015 Teen Suicide Prevention Report and Recommendations for the Commission on Improving the Status of Children. 

Panelists for this event include: Jasmine Graham, Ph.D., IU School of Education Rural and urban mental health intervention; Marion S. Greene, MPH, IU Center for Health Policy, Fairbanks School of Public Health; Leslie A. Hulvershorn, M.D., M.Sc., IU Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine; Jody Mugele, Board of Directors, Indianapolis PFLAG, and the mother of a transgender son.

The event is free and open to the IUPUI campus and public but registration is required at


For further information, contact Sara Griffin, assistant director for outreach and corporate education, Professional Development and Corporate Education at (317) 274-0180.

February 2018


Joseph Taylor Symposium

(Senior Academy will again sponsor a table of ten Senior Academy members).

February 19, 2018

"Live from Delaware Street"

President's Day tour of Benjamin Harrison Home, 1230 N. Delaware St at 10:00 AM. $8 group rate, followed by lunch at The Propylaeum, 1410 Delaware.

April 13, 2018

IUPUI Last Lecture

3-5 PM Lecture

4-5 PM Reception

IUPUI Campus Center

Featured speaker:  Chancellor Emeritus Gerald Bepko. Topic to follow. 

April 2018


Day Trip to Kokomo Opalescent Glass Factory and Lunch at Kokomo restaurant

Day trip tour to Opalescent Glass Factory, 1310 S. Market Street, Kokomo, IN. Tour is 60-90 minutes long; $5 admission. Lunch to follow at a yet to be determined Kokomo restaurant. Participants will drive their own cars.

May 2018


To be determined

June 2018


Senior Academy Annual Meeting

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