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What is featured?

Sunday, 24 Jan 2016

Argentine Tango Practica

Jan 24, 2016

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

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

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

This Milonga (dance party) is a multi-level class with lots of time to enjoy the music and dance.

Monday, 25 Jan 2016

Tuition and fee adjustment deadline

Jan 25, 2016

All day

Registrar Academic calendar

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.

Poster Sale

Jan 25, 2016

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Cardinal Room, MU

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Hundreds of choices from art prints and movies to music and pop culture. Proceeds from the sale support art programs at the Memorial Union.

Public forum: VP for student affairs

Jan 25, 2016

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Pioneer Room, Memorial Union

Office of the President Special events

Lori Reesor, vice president for student affairs, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, is among three finalists for Iowa State's senior vice president for student affairs post.

Lunch and learn: Financial wellness

Jan 25, 2016

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Gallery, Memorial Union

free

University Human Resources Meetings, receptions

"Moving Beyond Paycheck to Paycheck," Brian Hood, Legacy Financial Group. Register online through Learn@ISU.

Town Hall Meeting with Bernie Sanders

Jan 25, 2016

12:00 PM

Stephens Auditorium, Iowa State Center

Free - No Tickets Required

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Lectures Live Green Special events 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.

Exhibition Receptions: Public/Process and Lux

Jan 25, 2016

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Gallery 181 and 181-1, College of Design

free

College of Design Meetings, receptions

Reception celebrating two exhibitions: "Public/Process" features work by integrated visual arts graduate students in the fall 2015 critique seminar; Organized by the Developed Photo Club, "Lux" showcases work by current students. The shows run Jan. 19-29 and are open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Glass Candle Holder Class

Jan 25, 2016

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $40, Public $50 - includes supplies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

A great introduction to the basics of fused glass and stained glass.

Woodshop Orientation

Jan 25, 2016

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $10, Public $20

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Learn the fundamentals of woodworking equipment while creating a bird house.

Men's basketball

Jan 25, 2016

8:00 PM

Hilton Coliseum

Limited availability

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. Kansas.

Tuesday, 26 Jan 2016

Poster Sale

Jan 26, 2016

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Cardinal Room, MU

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Hundreds of choices from art prints and movies to music and pop culture. Proceeds from the sale support art programs at the Memorial Union.

Seminar: Status, Limitations and Opportunities in Game Based Learning

Jan 26, 2016

12:10 PM - 1:00 PM

2030 Morrill Hall

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

This presentation introduces a brief Game Based Learning (GBL) literature review to clarify the definitions of GBL in educational settings. It also delves into the current status of GBL in education through displaying examples from current courses and studies. The presentation also discusses limitations and opportunities in terms of research in GBL and presenter's personal research experiences within GBL.

Workshop Series: The Research-Based Flipped Classroom: Team-Based Learning

Jan 26, 2016

3:30 PM - 4:50 PM

2030 Morrill Hall

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

** This Team-Based Learning Workshop Series (TBL) meets once weekly for five consecutive weeks on Thursdays for Spring 2017: January 26, February 2, 9, 16 and 23 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.** "The research-based flipped classroom and team-based learning (TBL)," an increasingly-popular form of flipped-classroom where small-group learning that can be implemented effectively in small or large classes.

"Genetic mechanism of freezing tolerance in perennial ryegrasses"

Jan 26, 2016

4:10 PM - 5:10 PM

3140 Agronomy Hall

free

Agronomy Department Lectures

Plant Breeding Seminar: Dr. Shui-zhang Fei, ISU Horticulture

Silver Rings Class

Jan 26, 2016

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $60, Public $70 - includes supplies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Saw, file, and solder sterling silver sheet to make a personalized ring just for you.

Watercolor Class

Jan 26, 2016

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $70, Public $80 - includes supplies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Experiment with both traditional and liquid watercolors. Suitable for the beginning painter or those with some experience wanting to learn more.

Documentary: "He Named Me Malala"

Jan 26, 2016

7:00 PM

101 Carver Hall

free

Student Union Board Arts, performances

The film portrays Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai, who was targeted by the Taliban and severely wounded by a gunshot while returning home from school in 2012 when she was 15 years old. The screening is open to the public. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016

Poster Sale

Jan 27, 2016

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Cardinal Room, MU

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Hundreds of choices from art prints and movies to music and pop culture. Proceeds from the sale support art programs at the Memorial Union.

CELT Live Webinar: Effectively Assessing (and Developing) Your Students' Problem-Solving Skills

Jan 27, 2016

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

2030 Morrill Hall or view on your own http://www.cirtl.net/events

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

You know that you want your students to develop their problem solving skills, but you might be wondering what tools and strategies are available to assess these skills and provide students with feedback to improve their work. How can you encourage students to be more thoughtful about the process they use to solve problems rather than simply focusing on whether they have the correct solution?

Teaching & Learning Circle: Team-Based Learning

Jan 27, 2016

1:10 PM - 2:30 PM

192 Seminar Room, Parks Library

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

"The research-based flipped classroom and team-based learning (TBL)," an increasingly-popular form of flipped-classroom where small-group learning that can be implemented effectively in small or large classes. TBL provides students with a more intimate, small class feel even in large theater-style classrooms with fixed seats. TBL teachers report high levels of student attendance, preparation, participation and critical thinking.

SVPP - Re Thinking Resilience...Coping in our Everyday I

Jan 27, 2016

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Gold Room, Memorial Union

Academic Affairs Training, development

The first session will focus on defining stress, identifying signs and symptoms of stress and understanding the role we may be playing in creating our own stress. Three quick easy coping techniques to manage stress will be practiced and participants will be provided a stress assessment (profile) to take with them to complete prior to the second session.

Webinar : "Bully In the Ivory Tower: How Aggression and Incivility Erode American Higher Education"

Jan 27, 2016

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Webinar

Academic Affairs Training, development

While workplace bullying has an enormous toll on individuals, it can cost colleges and universities billions of dollars. This webinar will review the cost of employee disengagement to higher education. Further, Dr. Leah Hollis, author of Bully in the Ivory Tower, will offer specific case studies in which the bully created a threat for the organization with bullying behavior (breaking external policies and legislation).

Gallery Talk: Art + Issues

Jan 27, 2016

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall

free

University Museums Arts, performances Diversity

This gallery talk will use art as a launching pad for a community discussion on campus issues. The current exhibition is focused on the democratic process of commissioning public art for the Art on Campus Collection and will be the foundation for our discussion. The program will include a guided looking exercise, followed by an open-ended dialogue which will draw upon the art in the exhibition and the issues raised by the attendees.

Walk-In Belly Dance

Jan 27, 2016

7:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

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

The Workspace Arts, performances Diversity Student activities

A Delsarte based approach to Middle Eastern (Belly) Dance in the style of award winning performer Shiara.

Women's basketball

Jan 27, 2016

7:00 PM

Hilton Coliseum

$5-$12

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. TCU.

Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival Comedy Troupe

Jan 27, 2016

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, 28 Jan 2016

Poster Sale

Jan 28, 2016

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Cardinal Room, MU

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Hundreds of choices from art prints and movies to music and pop culture. Proceeds from the sale support art programs at the Memorial Union.

Crafty Cocktail Night

Jan 28, 2016

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Reiman Gardens

Reiman Garden Members $5, Public $10

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

The Workspace was invited to lead a Crafty Cocktail Night at the beautiful Reiman Gardens

Monogrammed Pendant Class

Jan 28, 2016

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $23, Public $33 - includes supplies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

A great way to honor someone special, even if that special person is you!

Lecture: Women Who Don't Wait in Line

Jan 28, 2016

8:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Lectures Student activities

Program for Women in Science and Engineering 30th Anniversary Keynote. Reshma Saujani is the founder and CEO of Girls Who Code, a national nonprofit organization working to close the gender gap in technology and prepare young women for jobs of the future.