Sunday, 23 Jul 2017
This Milonga (dance party) is a multi-level class with lots of time to enjoy the music and dance.
Tuesday, 25 Jul 2017
Plant Pals is growing! Join us WEEKLY as our kids' horticulture program covers more diverse topics and expands to other areas of the Gardens.
Adam Palumbo, a representative from Top Hat, ISU's interactive teaching and learning platform, will be on campus July 24-26. This is one of two walk-in sessions to discuss Top Hat functionalities and pedagogy.
This 3-part series (July 25-27) will explore best practices in online course design through the use of the Quality Matters (QM) rubric.
Wednesday, 26 Jul 2017
A representative from Top Hat, ISU's standardized interactive teaching and learning platform, will be on campus July 24 through July 26. Adam Palumbo will be available for two walk-in sessions to discuss Top Hat functionalities and pedagogy.
This 3-part series will explore best practices in online course design through the use of the Quality Matters (QM) rubric.
The ISU Rodeo Club hosts a biweekly barrel racing summer series. Warmups begin at 5:30 p.m., spectators are encouraged to bring a blanket or chair; no grandstand seating is available. Contestants of all ages can enter, including youth (18 and younger). Top performers win cash prizes. Additional proceeds from the entry fees support club activities.
Thursday, 27 Jul 2017
A day to bring together ISU, Ames Lab and industrial scientists and researchers working on the synthesis and characterization of nanomaterials and applications of nanoscience.
This much-loved storytelling program has returned with a strong literacy focus every week.
This 3-part series explores best practices in online course design through the use of the Quality Matters (QM) rubric.
It is easy for gardeners to get so caught up in the excitement of ornamental flowers that they forget the value of outstanding native trees and shrubs.
Friday, 28 Jul 2017
Kids, join artist and instructor Sara Merritt for a fun and colorful workshop exploring this meditative art form through water-inspired shapes and designs.
"Harnessing the Right Whys: A Science- and Practice-Based Method for Driving Sustainable Behavior Change," Michelle Segar, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
Laura Moreland, a clerk in printing and copy services, is retiring after 34 years of service at Iowa State.
Create a swirly, starry sky using blues and golds like the original, or come up with your own color combinations. Using a series of small strokes, imitate Vincent's distinct style of color layering from his late 1800's post-impressionist work. The Starry Night was painted just one year after Van Gogh cut off his left ear, and one year before his untimely death.
Saturday, 29 Jul 2017
While at the Gardens, drop by our Discovery Station for fun activities that engage kids and adults.