Thursday, 05 Mar 2015
Workshop: How to Negotiate any Situation Successfully
Channel: ISU Advance
8:30 am - 11:30 am @ South Ballroom, Memorial UnionLearn how to negotiate for the conditions that create your career success. Led by Regina Barr, founder and CEO of Red Ladder Inc.
Cyclone Club Luncheon
Channel: Athletics Special Events
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm @ Reiman Ballroom, Alumni CenterCyclone Club luncheons are open to the public. The program, led by John Walters, features a different coach each month. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Cost of admission includes a catered lunch and door prizes.
Pre-ISCORE Employee Workshop
Channel: Multicultural Student Affairs
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial UnionProfessional development opportunity for all faculty, professional and merit staff.
Meeting: Professional and Scientific Council
Channel: Professional and Scientific Council
2:10 pm - 4:00 pm @ Gallery Room, Memorial UnionP&S Council meetings are open to the public.
CANCELED: Scholarship poster festival
Channel: Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management
3:00 pm - 5:30 pm @ LeBaron and MacKay HallsThis event has been canceled. The apparel, merchandising and design department annual poster festival features design, research and teaching scholarship. Posters and apparel designs on display. Refreshments will be served.
Ceremony and reception: YWCA's Women of Achievement
Channel: Special Events
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm @ Octagon Center for the Arts, 427 Douglas Ave.Three Iowa State women -- two employees and a student -- will be honored for their efforts to empower women or eliminate racism. Enjoy light appetizers and live performances. Purchase tickets from the YWCA Ames-ISU.
Cost: $35 ($50 for two), students $10
Lecture: Public Interest Design
Channel: College of Design
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm @ 2245 Coover HallDesign Corps founder Bryan Bell will offer examples of successful projects and best practices in public interest design--a rapidly growing field that encompasses work often called community design, social design, humanitarian design and pro bono design--and propose ways to maximize the public value of design. Part of the Spring 2015 Architecture Advisory Council Lecture Series.
Class: Botanical Drawing
Channel: Reiman Gardens
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ Reiman GardensThis is a 6 week course on Mondays March 23, March 30, April 6, April 13, April 20, & April 27 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Learn how to use plants as the subject of art with easy approaches & successive lessons. Learn from artist Megan Henson as you draw from flowers & plants in the classroom, the Hughes Conservatory, & even get inspired by those early spring blooms in outside. Use your drawings for nature journals, hand-made cards, & more.
Cost: Preregistration and prepayment required. Cost is $72 for members and $90 for the general public. ISU students pay 15% off the member price.
Public hearing: Regents' agenda
Channel: University Relations
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm @ Oak Room, Memorial UnionAt this public hearing, individuals have an opportunity to provide early input on agenda items for the state Board of Regents March 11 meeting in Iowa City.
Feminist Embroidery Class
Channel: The Workspace
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial UnionCelebrate Women's History Month by turning inspiring words into stitched art. Needlework has moved from early samplers and quilting decoration to embellished clothing in the 70's to modern themes by DIY "makers" of today. Use one of our quotes, or bring in your own ideas and learn a couple basic stitches. Finished quotes can be hung in the provided hoops or stitched onto another project. All genders welcome.
Cost: ISU $20, Public $30 (Includes Supplies)
Blurring the Boundaries
Channel: Lectures Program
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ 2019 Morrill HallDan Corson is an award-winning public artist from Seattle who uses his background in art and theatrical design to create installations filled with drama, light and engaging viewer interactions. Corson will discuss several of his past, present and upcoming projects.
Cyclone Cinema: The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1
Channel: Special Memorial Union programs
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101Showings are FREE in Carver 101 at 7 and 10 p.m. every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Hope to see you there!
Lecture: The Language Hoax
Channel: Lectures Program
7:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial Union"Why the World Looks the Same in Any Language" - John McWhorter, Columbia University, is the author of numerous books on how language shapes the way we think. Quentin Johnson Lecture in Linguistics
Channel: Iowa State Center
7:30 pm @ Stephens AuditoriumSTOMP! returns to Stephens crashing and stomping with a percussion-inspired show.
COHERENCE Exhibition Opening and Reception
Channel: University Museums
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill HallJoin University Museums as we celebrate public artist Dan Corson and the opening of his new installation exhibition in the Christian Petersen Art Museum, COHERENCE: An Immersive Laser Installation by Dan Corson. You have never seen anything like this on campus. Bring your friends to experience and enjoy Corson's light and laser filled environment. Live music and light refreshments will be provided.
Lecture: Physical Inactivity - Should We Consider It a Disease?
Channel: Lectures Program
8:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial UnionDr. Michael Joyner is a physician-researcher at Mayo Clinic and a leading voice in the world of exercise physiology. The 2015 Pease Family Scholar