«   »
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
Thursday, 15 Sep 2011Previous Day«Next Day»

Thursday, 15 Sep 2011

Artist-in-residence Sarah Grant of Sticks, Inc.

Channel: University Museums

10:00 am - 4:00 pm @ Horticulture Hall, atruim

September 14th through the 16th principal artist and founder of Sticks, Inc. Sarah Grant will create an installation within the atrium of Horticulture Hall on the Iowa State University campus. Grant will take up residency to draw within the space where her work will be installed as part of the Horticulture Teaching and Research Greenhouse Complex construction project.

Cost: Free and open to the public

Behind the Scenes

Channel: Reiman Gardens

10:00 am - 11:00 am @ Reiman Gardens

"Architecture in the Gardens"

Cost: Free for CoHorts' members; $10 for general public.

Study Abroad Fair

Channel: Study Abroad Center

10:30 am - 2:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

Discover more about studying abroad. Talk with both ISU programs as well as affiliate programs that specialize in study abroad. Learn more about studying in practically any country on any continent in the world!

Cost: free

Chemical and Biological Engineering Graduate Seminar Series

Channel: Chemical & Biological Engineering

11:00 am - 12:00 pm @ 171 Durham

"Using Interfacial Manipulations to Generate Functional Materials from Nanostructured Polymers", Thomas Epps, University of Delaware

"Create Peace" T-Shirts for 11 Days of Global Unity

Channel: The Workspace

2:00 pm - 9:30 pm @ The Memorial Union Workspace

The Workspace is participating in the 11 days of peace. Come to the Workspace with a t-shirt and we will screenprint our custom "Create Peace" design on it for $2. (Readymade shirts available for $8)

Cost: $2 for own t-shirt, readymade shirts available for $8

Reiman Gardens' Gift Shop: Girl's Night Out

Channel: Reiman Gardens

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens' Gift Shop

Visit the Gift Shop with your girlfriends for some wine and sales.

Cost: Free

Photo Field Trip: Campus Scavenger Hunt with Anastasia Whited

Channel: The Workspace

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm @ The Memorial Union Workspace

Join in on a visual scavenger hunt by capturing scenes around the ISU campus that interpret a provided list of words. Make new discoveries in a familiar location while stretching your creative muscles!

Cost: ISU $14, Public $24

Reception: "Fresh Fotos: My First Year Experience" exhibit

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:00 pm @ Memorial Union, Gallery

This reception celebrates last year's participants in the "Fresh Fotos" exhibit, and introduces the freshmen continuing the tradition this year.

Cost: Free

Research showcase: CCEE graduate students

Channel: Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ Town Engineering Building, second floor

An annual poster presentation showcasing the research of graduate students in the CCEE department. Attendees will be invited to select a People's Choice Award and enter a survey to win prizes, including a $50 gift card to the University Book Store, ISU hat, T-shirts and candy. Open to the public; refreshments will be provided.

Cost: free

Sex+Money: A National Search for Human Worth

Channel: Lectures Program

7:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

Film and discussion: Sex+Money is a documentary about the sex trafficking of minors in the United States and the modern-dayabolitionist movement fighting to stop it. It was filmed by a group of photojournalists who traveled cross-country conducting interviews with federal agents, victims, politicians, activists, psychologists and porn-stars, among others.

Cost: free

SUB Film: The Hangover Part II

Channel: Student Activities Center

7:00 pm @ Carver 101

Cyclone Cinema presents The Hangover Part II!

The Thinking Eye, the Seeing Brain

Channel: University Museums

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall

What can research tell us about how we design and interpret our visual world? Research in cognitive psychology is unlocking the mysteries of what many call the last frontier of science: the human mind and brain. Join Eric Cooper, associate professor in Psychology, as he shares his research on visual cognition.

Cost: Free and open to the public.