Sunday, 08 Sep 2019
Volleyball: Iowa State vs. LSU (Cyclone Invitational)
Soccer: Iowa State vs. Omaha
Valerie Williams This Milonga (dance party) is a multi-level class with lots of time to enjoy the music and dance. From 4-5pm, moves for beginners are introduced with different partners for practice. From 5-7pm, the floor is yours for dancing under the guidance of Valerie, and for working with different partners. An intermediate level figure will also be introduced during this time.
Members of the music faculty perform to start out the new school year.
An epic musical fantasy about the uncensored human story of Sir Elton John's breakthrough years.
"Raw: The Mindfreak Unplugged," a theatrical experience bringing Criss Angel's famous sleight of hand street magic, mentalism, and even some of his most iconic illusions to life -- all performed in an intimate, raw setting. This extraordinary evening of magic unplugged features Criss and some of his amazing friends with a stripped-down purity that's in-your-face and guaranteed to blow your mind.
Monday, 09 Sep 2019
Kevin Keener, professor of food science and human nutrition, has accepted a position outside the university.
Valerie Williams Learn to prepare clay for hand-building, roll out slabs, and cut pieces needed to make a set of two mugs. Make them match, or try two different ideas. Assembling will include scoring and incorporating slip, and creating decorative addons and texture. Mugs will be bisque fired for the second class where students will glaze their pieces for the final firing.
Tuesday, 10 Sep 2019
"Simple Question September." Are there seemingly simple gardening aspects or processes at which you feel you are consistently failing? If so, you are NOT alone.
Join a discussion about the ReACT exhibit, led by Dawn Bratsch-Prince, associate provost for faculty and professor of Spanish.
The Faculty Senate represents the general faculty of Iowa State and participates in shared governance of the University with the administration. Senate meetings are open to the public.
Bring your own booze and prepare for sweet dreams in this hands-on workshop creating your own dreamcatcher.
Volleyball: Iowa State vs. UNI
Lisa Feldman Barrett is a University Distinguished Professor of Psychology at Northeastern University and the author of "How Emotions are Made: The Secret Life of the Brain." Her talk is hosted by the Neuroscience Interdepartmental Graduate Program, which will host a reception and student poster display preceding the lecture, 6-7 p.m., South Ballroom.
Wednesday, 11 Sep 2019
ClubFest has been moved to the Memorial Union Great Hall on Friday, Sept. 13, due to weather conditions.
President Wendy Wintersteen will give her annual address to the university community. A reception will follow.
Come hang out with Student Union Board and learn more about their upcoming events, and how you can get involved, at their bi-weekly general meetings! FREE and open to ALL ISU students!
Judy Lemish Whether you are a beginner needing to learn how to operate a sewing machine, or someone who needs help finishing a project in progress, this is for you. Choose one of the dates below to work one-on-one with Judy and learn the skills you need to keep going on your own. Bring in your machine or borrow one of ours and begin making beautiful things, one stitch at a time.
This group is great for those who love the improv comedy humor of their fellow college students and can't get enough of location, occupation, means of death.
Thursday, 12 Sep 2019
This 22nd annual event for faculty and staff provides an update on how student financial aid works and current issues impacting student aid. Registration is free but requested.
Join members of the ISU community as they lead informal gallery discussions the current ReACT exhibition It Starts with Us: Civility and the 21st Land Grant Mission.
Meet ISU Sociology Lecturer Daniellle Wirth, and learn about ecofeminism -- the philosophically feminist approach to understanding ecology.
Deb Coates, manager of information technology for ISU Extension and Outreach, is retiring on Sept. 16.
Straight to the Source: Pro tips for Grad Students
Create the kind of world you want to see in this oil painting class ala Bob Ross. Follow Levi Chytka using wet-on-wet oil painting technique on a canvas with basic tools. Immerse yourselves in the happy trees, little squirrels, and warm sun on the MU terrace on the west side of the building (Rain location is the Workspace).
Wick must fight his way through the streets of New York as he becomes the target of the world's most ruthless killers.
Junkyard Samurai is a hip-hop supergroup collab between Chicago's The Palmer Squares and ProbCause.
Friday, 13 Sep 2019
In 2019, Reiman Gardens' programs and displays focus on toys and games. Join us for a few hours of learning and fun as this homeschool program addresses science, math, art, language arts, and more though play.
ClubFest is an opportunity for students to browse through many clubs and organizations at Iowa State to find out how to get involved on campus!
Media businessman and entrepreneur Roy Reiman will speak about his career in magazines and publishing. He founded Reiman Publications, which grew to employ over 600 people and published 14 national magazinesâ€"all of which were supported solely with subscriptions, and no advertising. At the companyâ€™s peak, when the total circulation reached 16.3 million subscribers, every eighth home in America received at least one of the magazines....