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Thursday, 24 Apr 2014

Pride Lunch

Channel: Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Student Services

11:30 am - 1:00 pm @ Maintenance Shop, Memorial Union

All are welcome to join members of the LGBTQA Faculty and Staff Association for food, conversation and community. Bring your lunch!

Cost: free

Open forum: Director of Admissions finalist

Channel: Office of Admissions

3:30 pm @ Gold Room, Memorial Union

Darin Wohlgemuth, ISU interim director of admissions, is one of three finalists interviewing this month for the position.

Cost: free

Iowa NSF EPSCoR Energy Policy Seminar Series

Channel: Bioeconomy Institute

3:40 pm - 5:00 pm @ 0013 Curtiss Hall

"Electricity Market Design and the Green Agenda," William Hogan, Harvard University, Kennedy School of Government.

Cost: free

A One Health Approach to Mountain Gorilla Conservation

Channel: Lectures Program

5:00 pm @ 2226 Vet Med Building

Michael Cranfield, DVM, is the project director of the Mountain Gorilla Veterinary Project, a non-profit dedicated to the care of mountain gorillas. One Health Lecture Series

Cost: free

Take Back the Night Rally and March

Channel: Margaret Sloss Women's Center

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ West Terrace, Memorial Union

The annual Take Back the Night rally and march at Iowa State University is organized with the purpose of unifying people in an awareness of violence against the people we know and love. The march will immediately follow the rally.

Cost: Free

Cyclone Cinema: The Wolf of Wall Street

Channel: Special Memorial Union programs

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

This week we will be showing The Wolf of Wall Street. 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

Caucus Cup Debate: College Democrats v. College Republicans

Channel: Lectures Program

8:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial Union

This year's issues will include gun control and voter identification laws. First Amendment Day Celebration

Cost: free

Logan Mize (country)

Channel: Special Memorial Union programs

8:00 pm @ M-Shop

Heartland Country-Rocker, Logan Mize is an honest new voice for the country music scene - just listen to his no-nonsense single "Used Up," a hit-the-road anthem for every guy who's endured a crushing breakup. Mize delivers it with raw candor, and gritty passion. It's no wonder the song was recently a "Highway Find" on Sirius XM's The Highway.

Cost: $8 / $14 (w/ $2 DOS increase)

Friday, 25 Apr 2014

Voorhees Supply Chain Conference

Channel: College of Business

9:00 am - 1:30 pm @ Garden Room, Reiman Gardens

The Voorhees Supply Chain Conference will have top speakers in the field of logistics, operations and supply chain management discussing how their supply chain is optimized through partners in other companies. Learn how to optimize your partnerships and your supply chain. Registration is required.

Cost: free

Pride Rally

Channel: Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Student Services

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm @ Parks Library, south lawn

The Pride Rally is an annual Pride Week tradition that brings together all members of the Iowa State community to share their stories, be visible and build community.

Cost: free

Retirement reception: Donna Oliver

Channel: School of Education

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm @ Room 0331 Palmer Building

Donna Oliver, who assists the director with the daily functioning of the school, is retiring after 35-plus years of service in Iowa State's Child Development Laboratory School.

Cost: free

Memorial Union Awards Ceremony

Channel: Special Memorial Union programs

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm @ Gallery, Memorial Union

Join Memorial Union staff as they recognize the contributions of individuals who give their time and resources to make the MU a great place for students, staff and the ISU community.

Cost: free

Planetarium Show: The Galaxy and Beyond

Channel: Astronomy

6:15 pm @ ISU Planetarium, Physics Hall

Are you curious about space? Do you wonder about what you can see in the night sky? If so, bring your questions and come to the ISU Planetarium to learn more. The first show, starting at 6:30 pm will be 20 minutes and for kids. Shows at 7 pm and 7:30 pm and are suitable for all ages. Free tickets for the shows will be available at the door starting at 6:15 pm. Seating is limited.

"Trashion" Show

Channel: Live Green

7:00 pm @ Serenity Couture Salon, North Grand Mall, 2801 Grand Ave.

Students in the AESHM 222 Creative Thinking and Problem Solving course are partnering with an Ames salon to bring greater awareness about pollution, waste, excessive consumption, littering, and their effects on our environment. The students are holding a "Trashion" Show where they will model designs that offer solutions to these problems.

Cost: $10 ($40 VIP package)

Cyclone Cinema: The Wolf of Wall Street

Channel: Special Memorial Union programs

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

This week we will be showing The Wolf of Wall Street. 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

Bring It On: The Musical

Channel: Iowa State Center

7:30 pm @ Stephens Auditorium

Uniting some of the freshest and funniest creative minds on Broadway, BRING IT ON: THE MUSICAL is inspired by the Bring It On films.

Cost: $25-53

Dance social

Channel: Student Organizations

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

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

Cost: free

Comedian Anthony Jeselnik

Channel: Special Memorial Union programs

8:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

Anthony Jeselnik is a stand-up comedian, most famous for The Comedy Central Roast Of Donald Trump and The Comedy Central Roast Of Charlie Sheen, as well as The Jeselnik Offensive, which he starred in and created, airing for two seasons in 2013.

Cost: $7-$15

The Envy Corps (indie rock)

Channel: Special Memorial Union programs

9:00 pm @ M-Shop

Cost: $8 / $10 (w/ $2 DOS increase)

Saturday, 26 Apr 2014

Opening of Alien Invasion Sculpture Show

Channel: Reiman Gardens

All day @ Reiman Gardens

As part of our theme, 2014: A Garden Odyssey, aliens have landed and invaded the Gardens! Dozens of artists, community groups, and other organizations have painted and decorated a collection of more than twenty alien sculptures, paired with six original, large-scale pieces of extraterrestrial art. Inspired by nature, they all feel right at home in the Gardens. Take a tour and see how each alien connects to the natural surroundings.

Cost: Free for members and Iowa State students. Price of admission for the general public.

Open house and pancake breakfast

Channel: Student Organizations

7:00 am - 11:00 am @ Ames Municipal Airport, Airport Drive

Annual fly-in breakfast hosted by the ISU Flying Cyclones Club. Pancake breakfast is $6 for adults; $4 for kids. ISU aviation clubs and organizations will be present as well as other local aviation groups.

Cost: free (breakfast $4-$6)

Art Supply Sale & Craft Swap

Channel: The Workspace

10:00 am - 4:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

It's time for spring cleaning! We will be going through our stash of supplies and pricing to sell. We also have a number of free items that will be on our CRAFT SWAP TABLE! Bring stuff from your stash that is usable and in good condition (things that you aren't going to use but can't bring yourself to throw away). Swap for new or new-to-you supplies.

Cyclone Cinema: The Wolf of Wall Street

Channel: Special Memorial Union programs

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

This week we will be showing The Wolf of Wall Street. 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

Pride Week Drag Show

Channel: Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Student Services

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial Union

Be prepared to meet royalty as our kings and queens gather together to put on a show for everyone. Come see our proud royals dance and lip sync for your enjoyment. Proceeds will be donated to help our community. The LGBTA Alliance will also be selling T-shirts.

Cost: $5-$7

General B and The Wiz (indie-blues/ psych rock)

Channel: Special Memorial Union programs

9:00 pm @ M-Shop

Cost: $5 / $7 (w/ $2 DOS increase)

Sunday, 27 Apr 2014

Opening of Alien Invasion Sculpture Show

Channel: Reiman Gardens

All day @ Reiman Gardens

As part of our theme, 2014: A Garden Odyssey, aliens have landed and invaded the Gardens! Dozens of artists, community groups, and other organizations have painted and decorated a collection of more than twenty alien sculptures, paired with six original, large-scale pieces of extraterrestrial art. Inspired by nature, they all feel right at home in the Gardens. Take a tour and see how each alien connects to the natural surroundings.

Cost: Free for members and Iowa State students. Price of admission for general public.

Art Supply Sale & Craft Swap

Channel: The Workspace

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

It's time for spring cleaning! We will be going through our stash of supplies and pricing to sell. We also have a number of free items that will be on our CRAFT SWAP TABLE! Bring stuff from your stash that is usable and in good condition (things that you aren't going to use but can't bring yourself to throw away). Swap for new or new-to-you supplies.

Argentine Tango Class

Channel: The Workspace

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

This Milonga (dance party) is a multi-level class with lots of time to enjoy the music and dance.

Cost: Tango punch card ISU $30/Public $40

Cyclone Cinema: The Wolf of Wall Street

Channel: Special Memorial Union programs

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

This week we will be showing The Wolf of Wall Street. 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

Monday, 28 Apr 2014

Performance: Laura Ingalls Wilder presented by ArtsPower

Channel: Iowa State Center

10:00 am @ Stephens Auditorium

Back by popular demand, this original musical chronicles the exciting adventures of the Ingalls family as they travel across the prairie in search of a little house to call home.

Cost: $4-5