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What is featured?

Sunday, 17 Sep 2017

Soccer

Sep 17, 2017

12:00 PM

Cyclone Sports Complex

free

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. Florida. Game times and dates are subject to change.

Softball

Sep 17, 2017

3:30 PM

Cyclone Sports Complex

free

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. DMACC. Check athletics website for schedule changes due to weather.

Walk-in Argentine Tango

Sep 17, 2017

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The Workspace

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

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

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

Spoken word event: Gabriela Garcia Medina

Sep 17, 2017

7:00 PM

M-Shop, Memorial Union

free

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

As an international spoken word artist and award-winning poet, her poetry has taken her to places such as South Africa, Cuba, Brazil, Switzerland and all over the United States. Her poetry ranges from topics as serious as the social injustices we all face to talking about her underwear.

Monday, 18 Sep 2017

Canvas Workshop: Overview of Canvas

Sep 18, 2017

12:10 PM - 1:10 PM

2015 Morrill Hall

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Canvas Overview introduces participants to the Canvas environment.

Dear Stress, Let's Break Up

Sep 18, 2017

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $20- limited to ISU students only

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Your adventure and ultimate success at ISU begins with wellness. Taking time for yourself in the midst of classes, homework, jobs, and relationships is challenging, but is an important way to change the level of your stressors and increase your ability to cope.

Great Plants for Iowa: Annuals the Basics

Sep 18, 2017

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Reiman Gardens

Reiman Gardens

With so many wonderful annuals available to gardeners, we had to split this class into two! Learn more about the basic annuals well-suited for your Central Iowa landscape.

Lecture: The History of Experimentation on Black Americans

Sep 18, 2017

7:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Lectures Student activities

"Medical Apartheid," Harriet Washington, a medical ethicist and author of the best-selling book Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black Americans from Colonial Times to the Present. She has been a fellow in ethics at the Harvard Medical School, a fellow at the Harvard School of Public Health, and a senior research scholar at the National Center for Bioethics at Tuskegee University.

Tuesday, 19 Sep 2017

Research Workshop: Reading a Request for Proposal

Sep 19, 2017

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Gold Room, Memorial Union

free

Research Office Training, development

"Reading a Request for Proposal (RFP)." In this session you will learn the fundamentals of reading and interpreting agency guidelines. The discussion will include information commonly found in sponsor guidelines and tips and tricks to avoid common mistakes.

Local Food Festival: An Adventure in Eating

Sep 19, 2017

9:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Central Campus

free

Live Green Live Green

Celebrating local food with educational displays, food samples, local food recipes developed by ISU Dining chefs, and locally grown and produced items for sale by farmers, vendors and ISU student clubs.

Pizza lunch and putting challenge

Sep 19, 2017

11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

General Services Building vending room

$1-$2

Operations and Finance Division Meetings, receptions Special events

Stop by and pick up pizza for $2 per slice and try your hand at a putting challenge ($1), with prizes for a hole-in-one. Proceeds benefit the United Way of Story County.

Career Fair: College of Engineering

Sep 19, 2017

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Hilton Coliseum and Scheman Building

free

College of Engineering Student activities

More than 400 employers will be on campus looking for students and alumni to fill co-op, internship and full-time engineering positions. All ISU students and alumni are welcome to attend.

Workshop: Save Students Money: Adopt an Affordable Textbook for Your Course

Sep 19, 2017

12:10 PM - 1:00 PM

31 Parks Library

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Curtis Brundy and Abbey Elder, ISU Library, join John Wierson, University Book Store, and CELT's Darrin Jones to help you decide how to best use OER in your course.

40th anniversary celebration: Women's and gender studies program

Sep 19, 2017

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Christian Petersen Art Museum, Morrill Hall

free

Women's and Gender Studies Program Meetings, receptions

The women's and gender studies program is kicking off a year-long celebration of its 40th anniversary. A brief program begins at 6 p.m.

Stained Glass Class

Sep 19, 2017

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $72, Public $82 - includes supplies

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Create a small panel using an array of beautifully colored glass.

Floral Design Series: September

Sep 19, 2017

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Reiman Gardens

Reiman Gardens

Topic: Garden in a Jar - Market Bunches

Mental Health Fair Keynote: Sara Benincasa

Sep 19, 2017

7:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Lectures Student activities

"Help! You Need Somebody!" Sara Benincasa is a comedian, mental health advocate and author of "Agorafabulous! Dispatches from My Bedroom."

Concert: Carbon Leaf

Sep 19, 2017

8:00 PM

M-Shop, Memorial Union

$14-$16

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Carbon Leaf is a quintet from Richmond, Virginia, known for their alt-country, Celtic, and folk-infused Indie Rock.

Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017

Degree Audit Changes

Sep 20, 2017

All day

10 Enrollment Services Center

Registrar Academic calendar

Last day to change degree audit information for fall semester

Fee payment deadline: Fall 2017

Sep 20, 2017

All day

Registrar Academic calendar

Fee payment deadline for fall semester. Second payment (minimum due) on AccessPlus.

Campus Fire Safety Day

Sep 20, 2017

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

West of Curtiss Hall

free

Environmental Health & Safety Training, development

Environmental Health and Safety employees will teach the campus community how to put out a fire with a fire extinguisher. Free T-shirts while supplies last.

Behind the Scenes

Sep 20, 2017

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Reiman Gardens

$10 (free for members and volunteers)

Reiman Gardens

Join staff each month for an interactive, behind the scenes look at Reiman Gardens.

Business, Industry and Technology Career Fair

Sep 20, 2017

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.

People to People Career Fair

Sep 20, 2017

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Scheman Building

free

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Conferences Student activities

The career fair offers employers and students a professional environment in which to connect and discuss internships and full-time employment opportunities in human/social services; education; health/wellness; government; and hospitality. There also will be an opportunity for students to meet with representatives from professional health and law schools.

Canvas Workshop: Communication

Sep 20, 2017

12:10 PM - 1:10 PM

2015 Morrill Hall

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Communication & Collaboration introduces participants to the communication tools and collaboration features in Canvas.

Workshop: Engagement Strategies for Every Classroom

Sep 20, 2017

12:10 PM - 1:00 PM

2030 Morrill Hall

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Sara Marcketti, Associate Director, CELT and professor in Apparel, Events & Hospitality Management, will guide participants through the best practices in engagement strategies for every classroom.

Book sale, bake sale and derby race

Sep 20, 2017

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

301 Spedding

Chelsey Aisenbrey

U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory Meetings, receptions

Choose something to read, buy something to eat or race a matchbox car. All proceeds benefit the United Way of Story County.

Research Workshop: Reading a Request for Proposal

Sep 20, 2017

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Gold Room, Memorial Union

free

Research Office Training, development

"Reading a Request for Proposal (RFP)." In this session you will learn the fundamentals of reading and interpreting agency guidelines. The discussion will include information commonly found in sponsor guidelines and tips and tricks to avoid common mistakes.

Art in Flowers: Whistler's Flower Market

Sep 20, 2017

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Reiman Gardens

Reiman Gardens

Learn to interpret a work of fine art as a floral arrangement from an award-winning expert!

Glass Bead Class

Sep 20, 2017

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $73, Public $83- (supplies included)

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Learn to create colorful glass beads by heating and shaping glass with a torch - yes, we get to work with fire!