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Sunday, 29 Nov 2015

Forestry Club: Tree and wreath sale

Nov 29, 2015

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Parking lot, Reiman Gardens

Trees: $30-$50, wreaths: $20-$30

Student Organizations Student activities

Students in the forestry club will sell Christmas trees and wreaths. Proceeds support club activities.

Wrestling

Nov 29, 2015

2:00 PM

Hilton Coliseum

$10-$20

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. Iowa (Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk Series).

Argentine Tango

Nov 29, 2015

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Room 3512 at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU Five punches for $35, Public Five Punches for $45

The Workspace Arts, performances Diversity Student activities

This Milonga is a multi-level class with lots of time to enjoy the music and dance. From 4-5pm moves for beginners are introduced with a different figure each week along with techniques for dancing better. From 5-7pm the dance floor is yours for dancing under the guidance of Valerie and working with different partners. An intermediate level figure will also be introduced during this time. Wear dancing shoes, smooth-soled shoes, or socks.

Monday, 30 Nov 2015

Town Hall Meeting with John Kasich - Presidential Caucus Series

Nov 30, 2015

1:00 PM

Campanile Room, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Lectures Student activities

Since 1987, the Presidential Caucus Series has provided students, faculty, and community members with an opportunity to question presidential candidates or their representative before the precinct caucuses. No tickets required.

Performance: Mythbusters: Jamie and Adam Unleashed!

Nov 30, 2015

7:00 PM

Stephens Auditorium

$25-$150

Iowa State Center Arts, performances

The all-new, live stage show "MythBusters© Jamie & Adam Unleashed," starring Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage, co-hosts of the Emmy-nominated Discovery Channel series MythBusters©, promises to be an unexpected evening of on-stage experiments, audience participation, rocking video and behind-the-scenes stories. Fans will join Jamie and Adam on stage and assist in their mind-twisting and not always orthodox approach to science.

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Dean's Lecture Series

Nov 30, 2015

8:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Lectures

"Health-Related Habits ... Scientifically Speaking," Alison Phillips, ISU psychology and Healthy Habits Lab.

Tuesday, 01 Dec 2015

Graduate College students: electronic thesis

Dec 01, 2015

All day

Registrar Academic calendar

Last day to upload final electronic thesis/dissertation for Thesis Office review.

Graduate College students: graduation approval

Dec 01, 2015

All day

Registrar Academic calendar

Last day for final submission of graduate student graduation approval form.

Cyclone Club Luncheon

Dec 01, 2015

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Reiman Ballroom, ISU Alumni Center

$10 for catered lunch

Athletics Special events

Featuring Cyclone student-athletes and emcee John Walters, radio voice of the Cyclones. No preregistration is required. All Cyclone fans are welcome.

Craft of the Month: Canvas Quotes

Dec 01, 2015

2:00 PM - 10:00 PM

The Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$10

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Use vinyl letters to spell out a short quote on one of our retro paintings, or on a canvas you prepare. Add another coat of paint and then peel the lettering off to reveal a peek-through of the original imagery. It's fun, easy, and everyone ends up with a unique piece of artwork.

Seminar: Center for Crops Utilization Research

Dec 01, 2015

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

1951 Food Sciences Building

free

Centers and Institutes Lectures

"Soybean Usage in Paints and Coatings," Lee Walko, bio-based business development manager at Omni Tech International Ltd., Midland, Michigan.

Public forum: Strategic plan

Dec 01, 2015

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Oak Room, Memorial Union

Office of the President Diversity Meetings, receptions

Faculty, staff and students are invited to share their thoughts with those developing ISU's next strategic plan. Plan developers will be looking for ways to ensure a successful student experience, enhance ISU's research profile, support economic development, promote a welcoming and safe environment and improve the campus infrastructure.

Film: Blood Brother

Dec 01, 2015

7:00 PM

South Ballroom, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Lectures Student activities

World AIDS Awareness Week Documentary - Blood Brother is a documentary feature that tells the story of a college student who meets a group of orphaned children at an AIDS hostel during an impromptu trip to India one summer. 92 min.

Men's basketball

Dec 01, 2015

7:00 PM

Hilton Coliseum

Limited availability

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. North Dakota State.

Wednesday, 02 Dec 2015

Hort Club: Poinsettia Fundraiser

Dec 02, 2015

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Harl Commons, Curtiss

$10-$30

Student Organizations Student activities

Members of the student Horticulture Club will sell poinsettia plants in several campus locations. Six varieties in two sizes (6.5 and 10 inches) are available, while supplies last. Poinsettias were grown by club members.

Retirement reception: Suzanne Van Der Valk

Dec 02, 2015

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

108 Landscape Architecture Building

free

English Department Meetings, receptions

Suzanne Van Der Valk, senior lecturer and assistant director of the Intensive English and Orientation Program (IEOP) in the English department, is retiring.

SUB General Meeting

Dec 02, 2015

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Cardinal Room, MU

free

Student Union Board Student activities

Check out SUB's general meeting to learn how YOU can get involved!

Designing the Future of Play: Dan Winger

Dec 02, 2015

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Kocimski Auditorium, 101 Design

free

College of Design

Dan Winger, senior concept designer for the Lego Future Lab and a 2003 Bachelor of Architecture graduate of ISU, has worked for eight years as a designer with Lego's innovation teams, which specialize in using new technologies to create new experiences at the intersection of physical and digital play. He will share his professional journey and a rare inside look into the process and projects of Future Lab.

Smart is the New Rich Money Guide for Millennials - CNN's Christine Romans

Dec 02, 2015

6:00 PM

Alliant Energy-Lee Liu Auditorium, Howe Hall

free

ISU Lecture Series Lectures Student activities

Christine Romans is CNN's chief business correspondent, anchor of CNN's weekday program "Early Start," and a graduate of Iowa State. Part of the Technology, Globalization & Culture Series

Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival Comedy Troupe

Dec 02, 2015

10:00 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, 03 Dec 2015

Art Mart

Dec 03, 2015

All day

The Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Pottery, blown glass, jewelry, prints, baskets and accessories created by Ames and ISU artists will be for sale. Most items sell for $3 - $20 and support individual artists and the sponsoring organizations.

Concert: Toys for Tots Benefit

Dec 03, 2015

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Tye Recital Hall, Music Building

New toys or $5 donation

Music Department Arts, performances

Benefit concert to donate to the U.S. Marine Corps' Toys for Tots this holiday season. New, unwrapped toys for children ages newborn to 17 years. Gifts will be distributed to children in the community.

Youth Program: Caterpillar Club

Dec 03, 2015

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Reiman Gardens

$0-$8

Reiman Gardens Meetings, receptions

"Kwanzaa: Celebrating Family, Community and Culture." Join us for winter storytelling with related crafts and activities.

Hort Club: Poinsettia Fundraiser

Dec 03, 2015

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

University Book Store, MU

$10-$30

Student Organizations Student activities

Members of the student Horticulture Club will sell poinsettia plants in several campus locations. Six varieties in two sizes (6.5 and 10 inches) are available, while supplies last. Poinsettias were grown by club members.

Live Webinar: How to Implement Accessible Lecture Capture

Dec 03, 2015

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

192 Parks Library (in-person) or view online: http://bit.ly/1Oq7PbL

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

For many campuses, online video has become an integral part of teaching and learning. Further, the popularity of blended and online learning has made lecture capture an essential resource for many educational institutions. While this has opened up the classroom to many more students, it has also introduced colleges and universities to legal and ethical pressures to make their video content accessible to students and staff.

Meeting: Professional and Scientific Council

Dec 03, 2015

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.

Wreath Workshop

Dec 03, 2015

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Reiman Gardens

$36-$35

Reiman Gardens

Learn how to assemble a holiday wreath with Reiman Gardens' Assistant Director, Aaron Steil.

Performance: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

Dec 03, 2015

6:30 PM

Stephens Auditorium

$25-59

Iowa State Center Arts, performances

It's a holly-jolly adventure when Rudolph and his friends soar into town for this faithful adaption of the traditional story.

Cyclone Cinema: Fantastic Four

Dec 03, 2015

7:00 PM

Carver Hall 101

free

Student Union Board Student activities

The Student Union Board presents Cyclone Cinema! Showings are FREE in Carver 101 at 7 and 10 p.m. this Thursday and Friday. Hope to see you there!