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Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014

Fall Career Fair: College of Engineering

Channel: College of Engineering

12:00 pm - 6:00 pm @ Hilton Coliseum and Scheman Building

More than 330 employers will be on campus looking for Cyclone students and alumni to fill co-op, internship and full-time engineering positions. All ISU students and alumni are welcome to attend.

Cost: free

Seminar: Service-Learning at ISU

Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)

12:10 pm - 1:30 pm @ 2030 Morrill Hall

Service-learning is a proven pedagogical strategy for increasing engagement and promoting deeper learning among students.

Walk-In Craft: Stone Mandalas

Channel: The Workspace

2:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Stop by The Workspace and make a painted stone mandala using simple geometric forms. Keep it as a talisman for yourself or give it to someone as a small but special gift.

Cost: $2 per mandala

Natural Elements in Fine Silver Class

Channel: The Workspace

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

"Paint" metal clay on real leaves, seed pods, or other bit of nature. After firing in the kiln, only beautiful fine silver will be left behind, a lasting representation of a natural element. In the second session, a pendant or earrings will be created from these fine silver pieces.

Cost: ISU $49, Public $59 (includes supplies)

Training: Sentinel Plant Network First Detector

Channel: Reiman Gardens

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Reiman Gardens' staff will take you through the initial steps to become a certified First Detector, in the ever-increasing effort to detect and diagnose "high-consequence" plant pests and pathogens, such as the emerald ash borer and the Asian long-horned beetle. Preregistration is highly encouraged; free resource pack for the first 30 to register.

Cost: free

Mandala Drawing Class

Channel: The Workspace

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Mandalas are symbolic in Hinduism and Buddhism, and are created with geometric shapes incorporating ancient spiritual symbols. The Memorial Union will be hosting Tibetan Monks September 22-25, and they will create a large scale sand mandala on the 2nd floor. Zendoodle instructor Sara Merritt will lead this mandala drawing session on Tuesday evening.

Cost: $5

The Symbolism of the Sand Mandala

Channel: Lectures Program

8:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial Union

Monks from the the Drepung Loseling Monastery will create a mandala sand painting in the lobby of the Memorial Union Monday, September 22 through Thursday, September 25. The process consists of opening ceremony with chants, music and mantra recitation and ends with the dismantling of the mandala and dispersal of the sand. Millions of grains of sand are poured from traditional metal funnels called chakpur to create a finished mandala...

Cost: free

Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014

Art Walk: Pack the Jack ... with Art!

Channel: University Museums

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm @ Jack Trice Stadium

Join University Museums Interpretation Specialist David Faux in celebrating the legacy of Jack Trice. As the beloved stadium is ushered into an exciting time of growth let us come together to celebrate the art that inhabits the only Division 1 football stadium named in honor of an African American. Meet David at the Jack Trice sculpture outside of gate 1.

Business, Industry and Technology Career Fair

Channel: College of Business

12:00 pm - 6:00 pm @ Hilton Coliseum

The career fair enables students to explore career opportunities, obtain employer information, and locate internships, co-ops and full-time positions. Employers have the opportunity to connect with promising candidates for job and internship openings as well as network with university personnel and other employers.

Cost: free

People to People Internship and Career Fair

Channel: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm @ Scheman Building

The career fair offers employers and students a professional environment in which to connect and discuss internships and full-time employment opportunities in social services; education; health/wellness; government; and hospitality. There also will be an opportunity for students to meet with representatives from professional schools and graduate programs.

Cost: free

Walk-In Craft: Stone Mandalas

Channel: The Workspace

2:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Stop by The Workspace and make a painted stone mandala using simple geometric forms. Keep it as a talisman for yourself or give it to someone as a small but special gift.

Cost: $2 per mandala

Art Critique with Aaron Tinder

Channel: The Workspace

7:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Share your artwork in a comfortable atmosphere. Our guest will be Aaron Tinder, whose mixed media paintings and photography are on display in the Pioneer Room. Bring up to 3 pieces of work in any media and get feedback and ideas from Tinder as well as other participants.

Cost: Free

Concert: Steve Poltz

Channel: Student Union Board

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ The Maintenance Shop, Memorial Union

Steve Poltz fronted the semi-legendary indie-rock band The Rugburns and is responsible for a critically lauded and impressively large body of work on his own, most recently the soundtrack for the acclaimed Sundance-screened documentary film, Running Wild - The Life of Dayton O. Hyde. He is quite possibly the most talented, and engaging, solo performer on this planet. That's what 250+ shows a year on three continents will do for you.

Cost: $10 ISU Students | $12 public

Thursday, 25 Sep 2014

Walk-In Craft: Stone Mandalas

Channel: The Workspace

2:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Stop by The Workspace and make a painted stone mandala using simple geometric forms. Keep it as a talisman for yourself or give it to someone as a small but special gift.

Cost: $2 per mandala

Picture Frames Class

Channel: The Workspace

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Learn to make custom wood frames for your artwork or photos. Practice by making a beautiful oak frame (up to 24") with plexi-glass in class. Take the Mat Cutting class first and finish your artwork like a pro!

Cost: ISU $38, Public $48 (includes supplies)

After America in the Making: Women's Suffrage

Channel: University Museums

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ Brunnier Art Museum

N.C. Wyeth's America in the Making depicts twelve dramatic scenes taken from American history beginning with North American explorer Francisco Vasquez de Coronado and ending with Abraham Lincoln. But, what are some of the major American moments of the 20th and 21st centuries? This talk will be led by Amy Bix, Associate Professor of History, who will discuss the key faces and moments of the women's suffrage movement.

Cyclone Cinema: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

The Student Union Board presents Cyclone Cinema! Showings are FREE in Carver 101 at 7 and 10 p.m. every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Hope to see you there!

Cost: free

Friday, 26 Sep 2014

College of Design Bake Sale for United Way

Channel: College of Design

10:00 am - 1:00 pm @ Foyer outside the Dean's Office, College of Design

The College of Design will sell baked goods to raise money for this year's United Way of Story County campaign. All proceeds will go toward the college's $5,000 fundraising goal.

Paint Your Own Pottery: Mandala Painting

Channel: The Workspace

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Join us on Fridays evenings for a fun exploration of techniques in "painting" bisque. Discover how circles, lines and dots can work together for patterning. Get inspiration by visiting the Tibetan Monks sand mandalas September 22-25 in the Main Lounge.

Cost: ISU $4, Public $5 (studio fee)

Cyclone Cinema: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

The Student Union Board presents Cyclone Cinema! Showings are FREE in Carver 101 at 7 and 10 p.m. every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Hope to see you there!

Cost: free

Dance social

Channel: Student Organizations

7:30 pm - 9:45 pm @ 196 Forker Building

Free dance social hosted by the ISU Ballroom Dance Club. Singles welcome. Dress is casual; indoor shoes or socks are required.

Cost: free

ISU Symphony Orchestra

Channel: Music Department

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm @ Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Building

Jacob Harrison, conductor

Cost: $5.00 adults; $2.00 students - Tickets sale at the door

Concert: Harold Lopez-Nussa

Channel: Student Union Board

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm @ The Maintenance Shop, Memorial Union

As a scion of an illustrious musical family, 31-year-old Cuban pianist Harold Lopez-Nussa is one of the brightest lights on Havana's thriving jazz scene. He gained international attention when he won top honors at the prestigious Montreux Jazz Piano Competition in 2005 and his albums and work since reveal a composer who has fully integrated his classical training and love of the jazz continuum with his Cuban roots.

Cost: $0 ISU Students | $10 public

Project Runway

Channel: Student Union Board

9:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

Themed garments created by student teams on Sept. 21 will be modeled and judged at this 10th annual event. Doors open at 8:30 p.m.

Cost: free

Saturday, 27 Sep 2014

Meaning in Body Language: An Introduction to Delsarte Principles Workshop

Channel: The Workspace

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

An introduction to the most basic elements of body language through the Delsarte System of Expression. Developed 150 years ago, Delsarte is a powerful force in our understanding of human movement and expression. Learn how your own movement patterns may be limiting the expressive use of your entire body.

Cost: ISU $15, Public $20

Delsarte: Dynamic Poses for the Camera Workshop

Channel: The Workspace

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Explore Delsarte's ninefold accords of the face and positions of the legs. See how harmonic opposition in the body creates dynamic poses for the camera. Visual artists will discover that these tools can help them draw out the desired response from their subjects, while dancers, actors and models gain valuable insight to showcase their best for the camera. Please bring a hand mirror to class.

Cost: ISU $25, Public $30

Cyclone Central Tailgate

Channel: Alumni Association

4:20 pm @ ISU Alumni Center

Fun for the whole family, regardless of the weather. Each tailgate features games, prizes, football action on the big screens, a marching band performance, a cash bar (Olde Main Brewing Company), and an optional catered meal by area vendors (preregistration required).

Cost: free

Cyclone Cinema: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

The Student Union Board presents Cyclone Cinema! Showings are FREE in Carver 101 at 7 and 10 p.m. every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Hope to see you there!

Cost: free

Football

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

7:20 pm @ Jack Trice Stadium

ISU vs. Baylor.

Cost: $25-$65

Sunday, 28 Sep 2014

Delsarte: The Laws of Expressive Motion Workshop

Channel: The Workspace

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Delsarte studied principles of motion and dynamic physical expression as thoroughly as he had studied meaning in the body itself. Learn the principles of physics behind Delsate's Nine Laws of Gesture including altitude, force, motion, sequence, direction, form, reaction, velocity, and extension. These principles can empower your own communication, as well as enrich your work in music, dance, theater and any other depiction of movement art.

Cost: ISU $15, Public $20