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Friday, 28 Apr 2017

Symposium: Archaeological, Biological and Cultural Approaches to Understanding Humans

Channel: World Languages and Cultures Department

8:00 am - 12:30 pm @ Memorial Union, Gallery and Pioneer Room

The anthropology symposium is an opportunity for students to share and discuss their projects and research in an academic setting among their faculty and peers. All are welcome to attend. Registration not required.

Cost: free

Voorhees Supply Chain Management Conference

Channel: Supply Chain and Information Systems Department

8:30 am - 1:30 pm @ Sukup End Zone Club, Jack Trice Stadium

Learn about the future of supply chain with industry experts speaking on emerging technologies. A reception will follow the conference (2:30-4 p.m.).

Cost: $25, free for ISU students

Workshop: Communicating with Voters

Channel: Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics

9:00 am - 12:00 pm @ Holiday Inn Conference Center, 2609 University Blvd., Ames

Ready to Run Iowa is a non-partisan campaign training program to encourage women to run for elective office, position themselves for appointive office, work on a campaign or become involved in public life as leaders in their respective communities. Fee includes workshop materials, a parking pass and light refreshments. Registration is required.

Cost: $20

CODAC Spring Sale

Channel: College of Design

10:00 am - 5:00 pm @ Foyer outside Dean's Office, College of Design

Final day of the biannual sale of work by students in the integrated studio arts and integrated visual arts programs, sponsored by CODAC (College of Design Art Club). Work this year may include ceramics, prints, photos, jewelry, woods and textiles. Most items will range in price from $5 to $150.

The Giver

Channel: Iowa State Center

10:00 am - 11:10 am @ Stephens Auditorium

In a "utopian" future of sameness, young Jonas inherits an unusual career: to receive and keep the memories of his communities past. Throughout his lessons with his elder predecessor, Jonas learns of love, war, and all of life's unknown joys and pains, and he must decide whether to keep these secrets or upend his community. Based on Lois Lowry's modern classic.

Cost: $4 advance, $5 door

Barks@Parks

Channel: University Library

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm @ Parks Library rotunda

The most popular study break on campus is back. Certified therapy dogs will be available in Parks Library daily during dead week. Follow the paw prints and use #BarksAtParks when sharing your photos with the dogs on Twitter.

Cost: free

Retirement reception: Rob Hubert

Channel: Animal Science Department

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm @ 221 Science I

Rob Hubert, teaching laboratory coordinator for the animal science department, is retiring.

Cost: free

Workshop: Winning Internet Strategies

Channel: Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm @ Holiday Inn Conference Center, 2609 University Blvd., Ames

Ready to Run Iowa is a non-partisan campaign training program to encourage women to run for elective office, position themselves for appointive office, work on a campaign or become involved in public life as leaders in their respective communities. Fee includes workshop materials, a parking pass and light refreshments. Registration is required.

Cost: $20

Retirement reception: Jean Anderson, Eunice Bassler, Marilyn Cox

Channel: Food Science and Human Nutrition

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm @ Memorial Union, Great Hall

Faculty members Jean Anderson and Eunice Bassler and analyst Marilyn Cox, all in the department of food science and human nutrition, are retiring. A program is planned at 4 p.m.

Retirement reception: Russell Mullen

Channel: Agronomy Department

3:00 pm - 5:30 pm @ Memorial Union, Pioneer Room

Russell Mullen, agronomy department, is retiring. A program will begin at 3:30 p.m.

Retirement reception: Christine Schultz

Channel: Mathematics Department

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm @ 305 Carver Hall

Christine Schultz, a senior lecturer in the mathematics department, is retiring. A program will start at 5:15 p.m.

Cost: free