Thursday, 30 Mar 2017
Workshop: Federal Statistical Research Data Centers: Opportunities for Researchers to Use Restricted-Access Data
Channel: Office of the Vice President for Research
9:00 am - 4:00 pm @ Gallery Room, Memorial UnionSpeakers will address how restricted data can be used by faculty in the social sciences.
Youth Program: Caterpillar Club
Channel: Reiman Gardens
10:00 am - 11:00 am @ Reiman Gardensoin us weekly this winter for our popular Early Childhood Development program featuring stories and creative activities around a nature-based theme.
Tour: Virtual Reality Applications Center
Channel: Virtual Reality Applications Center (VRAC)
11:00 am - 12:00 pm @ 1140 Howe HallThe VRAC Experience public tour offers participants a chance to learn about the unique research facilities at VRAC and HCI and how we use them as research tools. The presentation also explains how 3D virtual reality (VR) works and how graphics technology has evolved over the past decade. Several 3D enabled demonstrations will show how VR is being used to conduct research. RSVP free online.
Cost: free, RSVP online
Hands on History: Using Primary Sources in the Classroom
Channel: University Library
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm @ Parks LibraryLearn about using Primary Sources. Seating is limited. Preregistration is required. Register through Learn at ISU: Library Workshops catalog. If you need disability accommodations, please contact Jody Kalvik in advance. (firstname.lastname@example.org.)
Enameled Earings Class
Channel: Student Activities Center
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ The WorkspaceEnameling uses heat to fuse powdered glass to metal and creates a fabulous splash of color.
Cost: ISU $45, Public $55; Supplies included
Cyclone Cinema: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Channel: Student Union Board
7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101The 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!
Lecture: How to Interpret the Bible
Channel: Lectures Program
7:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial UnionMsgr. James A. Supple Lecture Series. Presenter: Mary Healy, professor of Sacred Scripture at Sacred Heart Major Seminary in Detroit and senior fellow at the St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology.
Kawehi, with Iris Hyde
Channel: Student Union Board
8:00 pm @ M-ShopKawehi ("kuh-veh-hee") is a new breed of musician, a one-woman-band from Lawrence, Kansas, who uses technology to carry the weight of a full band on her own.
Cost: $10 Students / $14 Public
Lecture: Main Street versus Wall Street: An Historical Perspective
Channel: National Affairs Series
8:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial UnionDavid Weiman is Alena Wels Hirschorn '58 Professor of Economics at Barnard College and faculty director of its innovative Empirical Reasoning Center. Phi Beta Kappa Lecture and part of the National Affairs Series