Sunday, 30 Aug 2009
An ISU Theatre production. With gentle wit, "The History Boys" not only raises universal questions about the nature of history and how it is taught, but also questions about the purpose of education today.
Concert to open the academic year, featuring the ISU music faculty.
Monday, 31 Aug 2009
Employer Attitudes and Perceptions of Job Preparedness of Recent Iowa State University Horticulture Graduates, by Ann Marie VanDerZanden, Professor and Mike Reinert, Assistant Professor, both from Department of Horticulture, ISU
6-9pm Learn to weave a cornucopia basket.
Tuesday, 01 Sep 2009
Bring the kids to Reiman Gardens to enjoy a creative morning. With story time and crafts inspired by the featured children's books, kids are sure to have a good time.
Wednesday, 02 Sep 2009
A lecture on Irish music within the context of the historical evolution of the Irish race. This would include traditional music (vocal, dance, fiddle, harp, etc.), the Gaelic language, the impact of Christianity, and the Irish diaspora.
7-9:30pm for 6 weeks Introduction to Black and White Photography.
7-9pm for 6 weeks Basics of Drawing.
Thursday, 03 Sep 2009
Provide input to members of the writing and steering committee for the university's next strategic plan as they begin their work.
Provided by dean of students Dione Somerville and interim director of recreation services Scott White. Hosted by the P&S Council; all are welcome.
The Research Institute for Studies in Education (RISE) and the Psychology in Education Research Laboratory (PERL) have remodeled facilities in the east garden level of Lagomarcino. Refreshments will be served.
Presentation given by staff and students of the Research Institute for Studies in Education. Preceded by open house (1-2:30 p.m., E005, E006, E012 and E016 Lagomarcino)
Tailgate prior to ISU vs. North Dakota State football game. Live band; food & beverages from Hickory Park for purchase. Appearance by Cy and the spirit squad.
ISU vs. North Dakota State.
Friday, 04 Sep 2009
Last day to elect to audit a course for fall. The instructor of the course must approve an audit.
Last day to change a full-semester or first half-semester course from Pass/Not Pass to grade basis without it counting toward total allowable P/NP credits used for graduation.
Last day to return textbooks for refund to University Book Store. Exclusions apply.
Last day to receive a tuition and fee adjustment for full-semester courses when dropping below full-time status. No refunds for full-semester courses after day 10 of the semester.
Learn about teaching an Honors program seminar during spring semester. Seminar proposals are due Sept. 15. This session will be repeated at 3:10 p.m.
"Architectura Numismatica: Ancient Coins as Sources for Renaissance Architects," John Cunnally, ISU art history. All are welcome.
7-9pm Design henna tattos.
Free bowling & billiards for ISU students. Must show student ID. Sponsored by ISU AfterDark.
Saturday, 05 Sep 2009
The ISU Carillon Festival, sponsored by The Stanton Memorial Carillon Foundation. Guest carillonneur is Adrian Patrick Gebruers from Cobh, Ireland. The Festival includes carillon concert, seminar, celtic dances and campanile tours.