Sunday, 27 Sep 2009
"The True Price of Victory." Lea Rosson Delong discusses her scholarship on Christian Petersen and explores the strong side of this gentle sculptor. In addition to contemporary art, she has concentrated on American art of the Depression era, curating exhibitions and writing about the southwestern painter Alexandre Hogue and about New Deal art of the Midwest.
Monday, 28 Sep 2009
"Perspectives on the Transition of College Mathematics," David Bressoud, Macalester College. Part of the CESMEE Seminar Series, presented by the Center for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering.
"Student Loans, Financial Aid and the FAFSA," Deb Barry, Iowa College Access Network. Space is limited; please register in advance to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This free financial literacy seminar will feature Deb Barry, Iowa College Access Network, and is free and open to the entire Ames and ISU community. Register for the seminar by sending an email to email@example.com.
Tuesday, 29 Sep 2009
Global Warming and Public Policy: The Impact of President Obama's G-20 Address on Climate Change - Mark Bryden
President Obama addressed the G-20 Summit leaders and organizations of industrial and emerging-market countries on September 24, 2009, in Pittsburgh. Members were focused on securing a sustainable future for all countries, including progress on long-term issues such as climate change. Leaders representing 85 percent of the world's economy will measured progress since the last meeting and discussed further action to curb the global...
Wednesday, 30 Sep 2009
Dennis Chamberlin, ISU journalism and mass communication, part of the "Iowa in the Global Comm[unity]: Inside/Out" programming series.
Thursday, 01 Oct 2009
"Putting Vision into Action: Service Learning and Civic Engagement," Laura Lawson, University of Illinois at Champaign Urbana, part of the "Iowa in the Global Comm[unity]: Inside/Out" programming series.
"From Patchy Particles to Shape Amphiphiles: Designing a New Generation of Materials Building Blocks," ADVANCE lecturer Sharon Glatzer, University of Michigan.
"Metal: Inside and Out." Explore the different strengths of metal by examining the metal sculpture of Joe Muench, ISU art and design, and understanding the research of Iver Anderson, ISU materials science and engineering. The two professors will share their diverse knowledge of metal by utilizing props along with objects from the current Integrated Studio Arts faculty exhibition ReLationShips.
Friday, 02 Oct 2009
CANCELED DUE TO SPEAKER ILLNESS
"Lewis Mumford's Lever House: Writing a House of Glass," Ann Sobiech-Munson, ISU architecture. All are welcome.