The Annual Meeting of the IUPUI Senior Academy will be held 1-2 pm on Friday, June 12th at the Athenaeum, 401 E. Michigan Street, Indianapolis. The cash bar opens at 11:30 with the reception from 12-1 pm. There is parking immediately east of the Athenaeum, and you may obtain a token at the meeting for $1 to pay for parking as you exit the lot. Please join us to renew old acquaintances and meet new friends and feel free to bring a guest if you wish.
Come and meet the new Senior Academy Board of Directors. Outgoing members will be thanked for their dedication during their time in office.
The Program Committee Chair will present a summary of the Academy’s activities from the past year and announce preliminary plans for the coming year’s programs. Copies of the annual reports of all standing committees will also be available.
The 2015 Senior Academy scholarship winners will be announced. Each has been invited to attend the annual meeting so we may meet them and so they can provide us with some insight into their academic goals for the future.
The Annual Meeting Program Speaker is Brandon Beale, Manager of the IU Global Network Operations Center (the GlobalNOC) Service Desk
“GlobalNOC @ Indiana University – From Humble Beginnings to Worldwide Leadership in Research Networking”
The GlobalNOC is a multi-gigabit networking service for research and education that provides connections world-wide. The National Science Foundation, and national and international partners collaboratively fund projects that serve the IUPUI and IU Bloomington campuses, the state and the nation. The networks connect the US globally to Europe and across Asia. Brandon will cover the history of the GlobalNOC and its pursuit to become the worldwide leader in research networking.
Explore more about the GlobalNOC before the meeting at http://globalnoc.iu.edu/