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Friday, 25 Sep 2009

Add/drop deadline

Sep 25, 2009

All day

Academic Affairs Academic calendar

Last day to add/drop a first half semester course without extenuating circumstances.

Designate a repeated course deadline

Sep 25, 2009

All day

Academic Affairs Academic calendar

Last day to file a Designation of Repeated Course form for a first half-semester course that is not an automatic designated repeat.

Pass/Not Pass deadline

Sep 25, 2009

All day

Academic Affairs Academic calendar

Last day to change a first half-semester course to or from Pass/Not Pass. Courses changed to graded basis after Sept 4 count toward total allowable P/NP credits used for graduation.

Legacy Migration

Sep 25, 2009

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Memorial Union, Alumni Center and other campus locations


General Events Special events

Legacy Migration is your opportunity to make a special visit to Iowa State University. We think you should have a chance to see for yourself. If you're a junior or senior in high school, bring your folks, a friend and your walking shoes and join us for a fun and informative campus visit.

Conference: "Get Your Head in the Cloud"

Sep 25, 2009

9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

CPMI Events Center, 2321 North Loop Dr., ISU Research Park


College of Engineering Conferences

Panel discussion with Cloud computing experts Jeff Barr,; Dennis Quan, IBM; and representatives of Iowa businesses using Cloud computing. This is free for all participants, but registration is required.

Workspace: Family Weekend Commemorative Tiles

Sep 25, 2009

2:00 PM


tiles - $5 each

The Workspace Arts, performances

Workspace open hours: 2-10pm Mon-Thurs; 10am-4pm Sat; 1-4pm Sun Purchase a Commemorative Tile

Retirement reception: John Newton

Sep 25, 2009

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

atrium, Kildee Hall


College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Meetings, receptions

Newton is the farm manager of ISU's Bilsland Farm south of Luther in Boone County.

Retirement reception: Walter Hyde

Sep 25, 2009

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Alumni Room, Veterinary Medicine


College of Veterinary Medicine Meetings, receptions

Hyde, professor of veterinary diagnostic and production animal medicine, retires Sept. 25, after 38 years with the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory.

Curt F. Dale Memorial Lecture: Agrest and Gandelsonas Architects

Sep 25, 2009

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Kocimski Auditorium, 101 College of Design


College of Design Lectures

The New York architecture firm Agrest & Gandelsonas designed the Pappajohn Sculpture Park in Des Moines. The two principal architects will discuss the work of their firm with a focus on the sculpture park.

Final Friday - "Hot and Cool" Exhibition Reception

Sep 25, 2009

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall

Final Fridays are free to University Museums members, a fee of $5 will be charged to non-members.

University Museums Arts, performances

Join us for the first of five Final Fridays events. This reception will ease us into the seasonal transition from summer to fall with the exhibition Hot and Cool: Contemporary Glass Sculpture. Join University Museums for an evening of great conversation, great friends and great art. Even if it's cool outside, the artwork is always hot! Light refreshments provided and a cash bar will be available.

Fundraiser: Wine, Women and Song

Sep 25, 2009

5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Prairie Moon Winery, Ames, IA


College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Special events

The Women's Studies Program is having its second annual Wine, Women and Song fundraiser. Please contact the Women's Studies Program office for more information or visit our website.

Free Bowling & Billiards

Sep 25, 2009

7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Underground, Memorial Union


ISU Surplus Student activities

Join us for free bowling & billiards this Family Weekend!

ISU Afterdark Craft Nights at the Workspace

Sep 25, 2009

7:00 PM


ISU students - free; public - nominal fee

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

7-9pm Buttons.

Dance social

Sep 25, 2009

7:30 PM - 9:45 PM

196 Forker


Groups, governance Arts, performances

Hosted by the ISU Ballroom Dance Club. Singles welcome. Dress is casual; however, in-door shoes or socks must be worn

ISU Symphony Orchestra

Sep 25, 2009

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Building

$4 adults; $2 students

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Arts, performances

We have a wonderful year of fantastic musical experiences planned for you and the ISU Symphony Orchestra.

ISU Theatre Production of "The Odd Couple"

Sep 25, 2009

7:30 PM

Fisher Theater

Adults $15, seniors $13, students $8. Tickets available through Stephens Box Office, TicketMaster, or at the door.

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Arts, performances Student activities

This play asks the question, "Can two divorced men, one a neurotic neat freak and one a messy sportswriter, share an apartment without driving each other crazy?" The answer, of course, is "No!" Playwright Neil Simon has a special genius for finding great humor in ordinary people doing ordinary things and this is one of his most enduring scripts. Winner of the Tony Award for Best New Play.