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Monday, 01 Feb 2016

Town Hall Meeting with Martin O'Malley

Feb 01, 2016

12:00 PM

South Ballroom, 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.

February Craft of the Month: Hometown Love String Art

Feb 01, 2016

2:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$8

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Hammer nails into a board in the shape of your state, pinpoint your hometown and add a string pattern.

Tuesday, 02 Feb 2016

Panel Discussion: Iowa Caucuses 2016

Feb 02, 2016

1:00 PM

Campanile Room, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Lectures Student activities

"Iowa Caucuses 2016: What happened and What's Next?" Panelists include Steffen Schmidt, ISU political science; Dianne Bystrom, Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women in Politics; and David Andersen, ISU political science. The panel will analyze the results of caucus night and project the implications for the 2016 campaign season for democrats and republicans.

Open Mic Night

Feb 02, 2016

8:00 PM

The M-Shop

FREE

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Open mic night gives students the chance to show off their talents to their fellow students. Many are musicians, comedians, and poets. So come on out and show us what kind of talents you have. (Sign Up starts at 7:30 p.m. until all spots are filled)

SUB Comedy Night w/ Soloman Georgio

Feb 02, 2016

9:00 PM

M-Shop

FREE

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Solomon Georgio burst out of the Seattle comedy scene with his own brand of indignant irreverence. He flawlessly intertwines biting social commentary with stories of his life as an openly gay African immigrant. He is a finalist of NBC's Stand Up for Diversity, a regular performer at the Bumbershoot Music & Arts Festival (Seattle, WA) and the Bridgetown Comedy Festival (Portland, OR).

Wednesday, 03 Feb 2016

Mat Cutting Workshop

Feb 03, 2016

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $17, Public $27

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Learn to size mats, cut straight and beveled edges, and hinge mount artwork

Walk-In Belly Dance

Feb 03, 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.

Thursday, 04 Feb 2016

Job Fair: College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Feb 04, 2016

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Student activities

An anticipated 110 organizations will attend to recruit students. The fair is open to the public. This event was postponed from Feb. 3.

Lecture: Finding Your Path in the Shifting Scientific Workforce

Feb 04, 2016

6:00 PM

Campanile Room, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Lectures Live Green Student activities

Kendall Powell discusses the tough realities and statistics facing students and postdocs as they enter the scientific workforce and, specifically, the evolution of postdoctoral scholars in the United States.

Wheel Pottery Class

Feb 04, 2016

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $100, Public $110 - includes supplies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Students will be guided through all aspects of forming bowls, mugs, vases and more on the pottery wheel.

Documentary & Discussion: Homeless Teens & the Struggle to Stay in School

Feb 04, 2016

7:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Lectures Student activities

Screening of "The Homestretch," which follows three homeless teens as they fight to stay in school, graduate, and make the crucial transition to independence when the structure of school vanishes.

Friday, 05 Feb 2016

Friday Night PYOP: Valentine's Day Gifts

Feb 05, 2016

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $4 Studio Fee + cost of bisque, Public $5 Studio Fee + cost of bisque

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

We will show you the basics of Paint Your Own Pottery, and then we will fire it within a week for you to come pick up.

Varieties Semifinals

Feb 05, 2016

6:00 PM

Great Hall, MU

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Semi-Finals is the first performance for Varieties! Only a select few move on to perform at Finals (on Feb. 19th and 20th).

Varieties Semifinals

Feb 05, 2016

9:00 PM

Great Hall, MU

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Semi-Finals is the first performance for Varieties! Only a select few move on to perform at Finals (on Feb. 19th and 20th).

Saturday, 06 Feb 2016

Tai Chi Class

Feb 06, 2016

10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $68, Public $78

The Workspace Arts, performances Diversity Student activities

An introduction to the 24 Posture Taijiquan Form, which was developed during the 1950's by the Chinese Athletic Committee based on the foundation of Yang Style Taijiquan.

Varieties Semifinals

Feb 06, 2016

6:00 PM

Great Hall, MU

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Semi-Finals is the first performance for Varieties! Only a select few move on to perform at Finals (on Feb. 19th and 20th).

Varieties Semifinals

Feb 06, 2016

9:00 PM

Great Hall, MU

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Semi-Finals is the first performance for Varieties! Only a select few move on to perform at Finals (on Feb. 19th and 20th).

Sunday, 07 Feb 2016

Argentine Tango Practica

Feb 07, 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 Diversity Student activities

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

Monday, 08 Feb 2016

Pop-Up Valentine's Day Art Sale

Feb 08, 2016

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Outside the Univeristy Book Store

varies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Support local artists and give an original gift of art to your Valentine.

Knitting Class

Feb 08, 2016

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $24, Public $34 - includes supplies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Learn the basics of knitting: cast-on, knit, purl, bind-off, rib stitch, increase and decrease techniques, pattern reading, gauge swatching, and picking up dropped stitches.

Walk-In Craft: Silver Fingerprint Pendant

Feb 08, 2016

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$18

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Create a pendant using Precious Metal Clay (PMC) featuring something truly unique to you - your fingerprint!

Lecture: My Holocaust Story

Feb 08, 2016

7:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Lectures Student activities

"A Message of Determination, Perseverance, Faith and Hope," Marion Blumenthal Lazan. Lazan provides a moving firsthand account of the Blumenthal family's life in Germany from the events preceding Kristallnacht to imprisonment in concentration camps, including Bergen-Belsen, to liberation in April 1945.

Tuesday, 09 Feb 2016

Career Fair: College of Engineering

Feb 09, 2016

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Hilton Coliseum and Scheman Building

free

College of Engineering Student activities

More than 300 employers will be on campus looking for Cyclone students and alumni to fill co-op, internship and full-time engineering positions. All ISU students and alumni are welcome to attend.

Pop-Up Valentine's Day Art Sale

Feb 09, 2016

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Outside the Univeristy Book Store

varies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Support local artists and give an original gift of art to your Valentine.

Veritas Forum: Mercy and Injustice in American Prisons

Feb 09, 2016

6:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Lectures Student activities

Alex Tuckness is a professor and Director of Graduate Education in the Department of Political Science at Iowa State, with a courtesy appointment in the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies.

Lecture: The Art of Climate Change

Feb 09, 2016

8:00 PM

Maintenance Shop - Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Arts, performances Lectures Live Green Student activities

"The Arctic Cycle: The Art of Climate Change," Chantal Bilodeau. Bilodeau is a playwright and the Artistic Director of The Arctic Cycle, an organization created to support the writing, development and production of eight plays that examine the impact of climate change on the eight countries of the Arctic. Pearl Hogrefe Visiting Writers Series

Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016

Pop-Up Valentine's Day Art Sale

Feb 10, 2016

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Outside the Univeristy Book Store

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Support local artists and give an original gift of art to your Valentine.

Business, Industry and Technology Career Fair

Feb 10, 2016

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Hilton Coliseum

free

Ivy College of Business Conferences Student activities

The career fair enables students to explore career opportunities, obtain employer information, and locate internships, co-ops and full-time positions. Employers have the opportunity to connect with promising candidates for job and internship openings as well as network with university personnel and other employers.