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.
Local Food Festival: An Adventure in Eating
Channel: Live Green
9:30 am - 1:30 pm @ Central CampusCelebrating 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
Channel: Senior VP for University Services
11:00 am - 12:15 pm @ General Services Building vending roomStop 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
Channel: College of Engineering
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm @ Hilton Coliseum and Scheman BuildingMore 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
Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)
12:10 pm - 1:00 pm @ 31 Parks LibraryCurtis 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.
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
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 HallThe 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.
STEMpathy: Valued qualities of STEM professionals in the modern age
Channel: Agronomy Department
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm @ 1306 Elings HallDr. Wendy Wintersteen, endowed Dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
Stained Glass Class
Channel: Student Activities Center
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial UnionCreate 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 GardensTopic: 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."
Concert: Carbon Leaf
Channel: Student Union Board
8:00 pm @ M-Shop, Memorial UnionCarbon Leaf is a quintet from Richmond, Virginia, known for their alt-country, Celtic, and folk-infused Indie Rock.