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Tuesday, 19 Sep 2017

Research Workshop: Reading a Request for Proposal

Channel: Office of the Vice President for Research

8:30 am - 10:00 am @ Gold Room, Memorial Union

"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.

Cost: free

Local Food Festival: An Adventure in Eating

Channel: Live Green

9:30 am - 1:30 pm @ Central Campus

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.

Cost: free

Pizza lunch and putting challenge

Channel: Senior VP for University Services

11:00 am - 12:15 pm @ General Services Building vending room

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.

Cost: $1-$2

Career Fair: College of Engineering

Channel: College of Engineering

12:00 pm - 6:00 pm @ Hilton Coliseum and Scheman Building

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.

Cost: free

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

Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)

12:10 pm - 1:00 pm @ 31 Parks Library

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.

Cost: free

Seminar: Geological & Atmospheric Sciences

Channel: Geological and Atmospheric Sciences Department

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm @ 2050 Agronomy

"Chasing ice through space and time - reconstructing polar ice sheets through the Cenozoic using the marine sediment record" by Dr. Howie Scher, 2017 Ocean Discovery Lecturer, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

Cost: free

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

Channel: Women's and Gender Studies Program

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm @ Christian Petersen Art Museum, Morrill Hall

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.

Cost: free

STEMpathy: Valued qualities of STEM professionals in the modern age

Channel: Agronomy Department

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm @ 1306 Elings Hall

Dr. Wendy Wintersteen, endowed Dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.

Cost: Free

Stained Glass Class

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

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

Cost: ISU $72, Public $82 - includes supplies

Floral Design Series: September

Channel: Reiman Gardens

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Topic: Garden in a Jar - Market Bunches

Mental Health Fair Keynote: Sara Benincasa

Channel: Lectures Program

7:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial Union

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

Cost: free

Concert: Carbon Leaf

Channel: Student Union Board

8:00 pm @ M-Shop, Memorial Union

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

Cost: $14-$16