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Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014

Art Walk: Paint the Campus Green

Oct 29, 2014

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Biorenewables Complex

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Join University Museums in discovering one of Iowa State University's most recent Art in State Building installations by Ralph Helmick. Let's discover how this new complex contributes to the landscape of ISU's commitment to the 'green energy revolution' and how Helmick's work fits into that landscape. Meet Interpretation Specialist David Faux at the east entry of the Biorenewables Complex, located south of the College of Design.

Nanovaccine Initiative Seminar and Ramsey Lecture

Oct 29, 2014

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

2226 Veterinary Medicine Building

free

Centers and Institutes Lectures

"Influenza: Tracking a Moving Target in a Rapidly Changing World," Nancy Cox, director of the influenza division at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta. Lunch will be provided at 11:30 am. Co-sponsored by the College of Veterinary Medicine.

Greenlee School: Jump-Start Internship Fair

Oct 29, 2014

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication Student activities

More than 30 employers will be on site, looking for students to fill internship positions in the fields of advertising, journalism and mass communications and public relations.

Getting the most out of mentoring: workshop for new tenure-eligible faculty

Oct 29, 2014

3:30 PM - 4:45 PM

Memorial Union, Campanile Room

Academic Affairs Training, development

Workshop on mentoring for new tenure-eligible faculty and their mentors

Open forum: Reiman Gardens director candidate

Oct 29, 2014

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Garden Room, Reiman Gardens

Operations and Finance Division Meetings, receptions

Patrick Newman is director of programs at Red Butte Garden, Salt Lake City. He is one of five finalists interviewing for the Reiman Gardens director post.

Leaders Workshop Series: Event Planning

Oct 29, 2014

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Cardinal Room, MU

Student Activities Center Training, development

During this workshop, staff from New Student Programs (the office that plans and coordinates new student Orientation and Destination Iowa State) as well as staff from the Memorial Union's Event Management Office will provide you with strategies and best practices for planning great events on any scale!

Workshop: Make a Tiny 2D Terrarium

Oct 29, 2014

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Reiman Gardens

Cost is $16 for members, $20 for the general public, and ISU students pay 15% off the member price.

Reiman Gardens

Use botanicals from Reiman Gardens in a tiny work of hand-crafted art. In this workshop, we will carefully press and dry flowers and foliage, mount them to paper, and cut them into clever shapes to assemble into unique paper terrariums that make a perfect holiday gift or shadowbox treasure. Preregistration and payment required by October 27.

Fine Dining Dinner: Contemporary American Cuisine

Oct 29, 2014

6:30 PM

Tearoom, 23 MacKay Hall

$35 per person ($30 without wine), cash, check or CyCash only

Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Special events

Prepared and hosted by students in HRI 487/587 (Fine Dining Event Management Dinners). Doors open at 6:15 p.m.; serving begins at 6:30.

Belly Dance Lessons

Oct 29, 2014

7:00 PM - 8:10 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU: 5 punches for $35, Public: 5 punches for $45

The Workspace Arts, performances Diversity Student activities

Learn basic belly dance movements and how to perform them in a variety of different ways by making specific choices about size and speed of motion. One or two moves will be explored each week and then put into short practice phrases.

Concert: Widespread Panic

Oct 29, 2014

7:30 PM

Stephens Auditorium

$45.50

Iowa State Center Arts, performances

Legendary jam band, Widespread Panic, announces show in Ames on October 29.

Don't Wait for the Next War

Oct 29, 2014

8:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Lectures Student activities

World Affairs Series Keynote by General (Ret) Wesley Clark.

Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival

Oct 29, 2014

10:00 PM - 11:30 PM

M-Shop

$1

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival is a student run improv comedy troupe on campus. They perform in the M-Shop on various Wednesdays during the semester. Grandma Mojo's is the best and cheapest date on campus - admission is only $1!