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Wednesday, 31 Oct 2018

Graduate College: Deadline

Oct 31, 2018

All day

Registrar Academic calendar

Graduate College: Last day for graduate students to cancel graduation through AccessPlus.

Graduate College: Oral Exams Deadline

Oct 31, 2018

All day

Registrar Academic calendar

Graduate College: Last day for Final Oral Exam Request to be received by Graduate College to avoid cancellation of Fall 2018 graduation.

Halloween Celebration

Oct 31, 2018

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Memorial Union

free

Student Union Board Student activities

Celebrate Halloween in the Memorial Union! Trick-or-Treat at departments throughout the MU and participate in a costume contest (10 a.m.-3 p.m.). Stop by the ISU Book Store in costume and get your picture taken (10 a.m.-3 p.m.). Costumes will be judged on creativity, detail and originality, with cash prizes for first, second and third place.

Online event, Web Accessibility: Trick or Treat?

Oct 31, 2018

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

View on your own via Shindig

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Diversity Training, development

As a part of "The Year of Accessibility", the Online Learning Consortium and WCET continue to collaborate to bring our communities resources on the topic of accessibility.

Meet-and-greet: Consuela Cooper

Oct 31, 2018

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

third floor, Enrollment Services Center

free

Office of Admissions Meetings, receptions

Dr. Consuela Cooper, University of Houston, joined the Office of Admissions staff Oct. 18 as senior associate director for recruitment.

Meeting: Professional and Scientific Council

Oct 31, 2018

2:10 PM - 4:00 PM

Gallery, Memorial Union

free

Professional and Scientific Council Meetings, receptions

The P&S Council is a representative body elected by, and responsible to, Professional and Scientific employees at Iowa State University. Meetings are open to the public.

NCORE/ISCORE webinar series

Oct 31, 2018

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Cardinal Room, Memorial Union

free

Student Affairs Diversity Training, development

"Introduction to Social Justice Models of Disability," Julie Alexander, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana.

Reception: Alex Ramirez

Oct 31, 2018

5:00 PM

2532 College of Veterinary Medicine

free

College of Veterinary Medicine Meetings, receptions

Alex Ramirez, associate professor of veterinary diagnostic and production animal medicine, will be honored as the inaugural recipient of the Roy A. Schulz Professorship in swine medicine.

Photography Master Study 5

Oct 31, 2018

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Reiman Gardens

Reiman Gardens

4 sessions beginning Wednesday, October 31, 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. (NO CLASS 11/21). Back by popular demand, an all-new Master study course!

Ghost Stories of Iowa State

Oct 31, 2018

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

0102 Science Hall

free

University Museums Arts, performances

How much do you know of campus history, legend, and lore? Join University Museums for an evening of historic and haunted stories about Iowa State and discover who may be haunting your lecture hall!

Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival Comedy Troupe

Oct 31, 2018

9:00 PM

M-Shop

$1

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival is Iowa State University's student comedy, improv group. Holding shows on some Wednesday nights, you can come and laugh to your hearts content at the Mojos, and with the Mojos.

Thursday, 01 Nov 2018

November/December Craft of the Month: Winter Garland

Nov 01, 2018

All day

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU & Public: $8

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Make a garland up to 5 feet long using strips of flannel. You choose the colors and patterns.

Registration begins for Sophomores - Spring 2019

Nov 01, 2018

All day

Registrar Academic calendar

First day of assigned Spring 2019 registration dates for students projected as sophomores. Hours for AccessPlus registration are 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., Monday--Saturday.

Caterpillar Club

Nov 01, 2018

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Reiman Gardens

Reiman Gardens

Join us this winter for our popular Early Childhood Development program featuring stories and creative activities around a nature-based theme.

Open forum: Faculty experience work group

Nov 01, 2018

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Pioneer Room, Memorial Union

free

Academic Affairs Meetings, receptions

Members of the faculty experience work group will provide a high-level review of results from the COACHE and Campus Climate surveys and solicit ideas for maintaining and improving a positive faculty experience at Iowa State.

Workshop: Effectively managing disruptive classroom behavior

Nov 01, 2018

12:10 PM - 1:00 PM

2030 Morrill Hall

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

When disruptive behavior takes place, a number of Iowa State University faculty members recommend addressing it immediately. Their advice: remain calm, assess the situation, listen to student concerns. Especially recommended: provide a clear, firm response that is consistent with responses you've given other students. The strategies and resources in this workshop will help you prepare for these moments before they occur.

Student Panel: Disability Awareness Week

Nov 01, 2018

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Cardinal Room, Memorial Union

free

Dean of Students Office Diversity Student activities

"Your Instructor Said What?" A student panel discussion about navigating the complex situation of implementing accommodations for students with disabilities.

Research workshop: Using Campus Resources to Find Funding Opportunities

Nov 01, 2018

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Memorial Union, Oak Room

Research Office Training, development

ISU provides excellent resources to assist faculty with the search for research funding. In this hands-on training you will learn how to strategically use websites and proprietary databases to identify and connect with funding opportunities and to set up saved searches, shared opportunities, and receive funding alert emails.

Crafty Cocktail Night: DIY Steampunk Jewelry

Nov 01, 2018

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Reiman Gardnes

Reiman Gardens

Hop on the Steampunk train with local artists Pam Dennis & Ryk Weiss!

Women's Basketball

Nov 01, 2018

6:30 PM

Hilton Coliseum

$5-$10

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. Southwest Baptist.

Cyclone Cinema

Nov 01, 2018

7:00 PM

Carver Hall 101

free

Student Union Board Student activities

Ant-Man and the Wasp - Scott Lang is grappling with the consequences of his choices as both a superhero and a father. Approached by Hope van Dyne and Dr. Hank Pym, Lang must once again don the Ant-Man suit and fight alongside the Wasp. The urgent mission soon leads to secret revelations from the past as the dynamic duo finds itself in an epic battle against a powerful new enemy.

Performance: Orpheus in the Underworld

Nov 01, 2018

7:30 PM

Fisher Theater

$16-$18

Theatre Arts, performances

In one of the most satirical and hilarious operas of all time, Orpheus must travel from the pastoral tranquility of earth through the dizzying frivolity of heaven to the bacchanalian hedonism of Hades to rescue Eurydice. Showcasing the exuberant, reveling "Can-Can," Orpheus in the Underworld is a delectable comic romp.

Cyclone Cinema

Nov 01, 2018

10:00 PM

Carver Hall 101

free

Student Union Board Student activities

Ant-Man and the Wasp - Scott Lang is grappling with the consequences of his choices as both a superhero and a father. Approached by Hope van Dyne and Dr. Hank Pym, Lang must once again don the Ant-Man suit and fight alongside the Wasp. The urgent mission soon leads to secret revelations from the past as the dynamic duo finds itself in an epic battle against a powerful new enemy.

Friday, 02 Nov 2018

WE Lead: Women's Empowerment and Leadership Conference

Nov 02, 2018

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Iowa State Alumni Center

free

Student Activities Center Diversity Student activities Training, development

WE Lead brings students together to network with each other, as well as female leaders at Iowa State and the Central Iowa community. Participants will have the opportunity to hone their leadership skills, engage in interactive discussions and networking sessions, and reflect on their own leadership qualities and what they have to offer in their respective roles at Iowa State and beyond.

Build Your Canvas Course - Grading and Student Data in Canvas

Nov 02, 2018

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

032 Parks Library

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

This two-hour interactive, hands-on workshop is open to all Iowa State University instructors and instructional designers to explore the Gradebook and discover student data available in a Canvas course.

Research workshop: Export Controls - General Session

Nov 02, 2018

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

1226 Howe Hall

Research Office Training, development

This session will teach you about physical and IT security measures for export control plans, and introduces you to the concept of Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI). You'll learn how to implement security measures for your research data and interests, and gain a better understanding of why these security measures are necessary.

Step Into My World: Disability Awareness Week

Nov 02, 2018

10:45 AM - 5:48 PM

Parks Library lobby

free

Dean of Students Office Diversity Student activities

Experience what it's like to use a mobility assistance device, including a cane and wheelchair.

Friday Research Seminar: Urban Investments: Architecture, Detroit and Late Fordism

Nov 02, 2018

12:10 PM - 1:00 PM

130 Design

free

College of Design Lectures

Doug Spencer, director of graduate education in the Department of Architecture, will talk about urban investment in Detroit through the critical analysis of the campuses, open-plan office spaces and refurbished civic spaces proposed by Ford Motor Company.

Snowblower Service Days

Nov 02, 2018

1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

west side of Sukup Hall

$25 (pickup and delivery $15), payment in cash or check

Agriculture Systems Technology Club Student activities

Hosted by members of the Agricultural Systems Technology Club. Drop off snowblowers anytime during the service hours. The service includes oil, grease, spark plug and a half tank of gas. Continues Nov. 3.