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Friday, 06 Mar 2015

EH&S Safety Summit

Mar 06, 2015

7:45 AM - 9:00 AM

1230 Environmental Health and Safety Services Building


Environmental Health & Safety Training, development

"Ergonomics." This session will provide attendees with specific examples of equipment and techniques to reduce or eliminate laboratory and office ergonomic risk factors. Registration is free.

Retirement Open House: Tom Oftedal

Mar 06, 2015

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

200 General Services Building

Facilities Planning and Management Meetings, receptions

Tom Oftedal, assistant university architect with facilities planning and management, is retiring after 18.5 years of service. Stop by and wish him well.

Public Interest Design Institute

Mar 06, 2015

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Design on Main, 203 Main St., Ames

College of Design Conferences

The ISU College of Design and Community Design Lab will host a two-day workshop March 6-7 on ways design and social engagement can impact the physical, social and economic needs of people and address critical local and global issues. Register online at

Presentation: Using the Online Testing Centers at ISU - Blackboard User Group (BUG)

Mar 06, 2015

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

192 Seminar Room, Parks Library

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Presentation: We will give an overview of the Online Testing Centers, and how using the service can benefit both instructors and students. Facilitated by Doug Bull, Director, Testing Center; and Jess Haht, Program Assistant, Testing Center. The 20-30 minute presentation will be followed by the monthly meeting of BbLearn users discussing various topics related to the use of Blackboard Learn in teaching and learning.

Keynote: ISCORE

Mar 06, 2015

12:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union


Lecture Series Conferences Diversity Lectures Student activities

Kathleen Wong(Lau) is the director of the University of Oklahoma's Southwest Center for Human Relations Studies. She has done consulting and training on diversity and inclusion in university settings and the private corporate sector, and has published research on structural inequality within higher education and best practices for addressing multicultural leadership within institutions.

Midterm grade reports due on Bb Learn or AccessPlus

Mar 06, 2015

2:15 PM

Registrar Academic calendar

Midterm grade reports due on Bb Learn or AccessPlus at 2:15 p.m.

Paint Your Own Pottery: Pet Bowls

Mar 06, 2015

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $4, Public $5 (studio fee)

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Join us on Fridays evenings for a fun exploration of techniques in "painting" bisque. Personalize a food or water bowl for your furry friend.

Performance: Love and Honor: Iowa in the Civil War

Mar 06, 2015

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Fisher Theater, Ames

Adults $18, seniors $16, students $11

Theatre Arts, performances

April of 2014 celebrates the 150th anniversary of the ending of the Civil War. Iowa sent a greater proportion of its men between the ages of 15-40 than did any other state. This is the story of four of them and three women who loved them.

ISU AfterDark

Mar 06, 2015

9:00 PM - 1:00 AM



Student Union Board Student activities

ISU AfterDark is a student group that plans late night events throughout the semester. All activities are free for students and the public! Come enjoy the fun!

Performance: Hippo Campus

Mar 06, 2015

9:00 PM



Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Hippo Campus is an indie pop band from Woodbury, Minnesota. In 2014, they released their debut EP Bashful Creatures. They have already received such accolades as being voted as 'one of the best new bands in City Pages' annual Picked to Click poll' and were marked as a "Buzz Band to Watch" by British music magazine, NME. They provide a fresh and catchy sound that can be compared to Vampire Weekend and The Strokes.