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Wednesday, 06 Sep 2017

ClubFest

Channel: Student Activities Center

11:00 am - 4:00 pm @ Central Campus

ClubFest is an opportunity for students to browse through many clubs and organizations at Iowa State to find out how to get involved on campus!

Cost: free

Lecture: When Christians First Met Muslims

Channel: Lectures Program

7:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial Union

Michael Penn is a professor of religious studies at Stanford University and specializes in the history of early Christianity with a focus on Middle Eastern Christians.

Cost: free

Thursday, 07 Sep 2017

Forum: Know Your Rights

Channel: Office of the Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm @ 198 Parks Library

Immigration experts and campus professionals will address questions and issues related to DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals).

Cost: free

Friday, 08 Sep 2017

reACT Gallery: React to DACA Pop-up Event

Channel: University Museums

11:00 am - 4:00 pm @ reACT Gallery, 0003 Morill Hall

On Tuesday, the Trump administration rescinded Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). As this is expected to be a big part of the upcoming legislative agenda, let's take ACTion by letting our elected leaders hear how we reACT. Postcards, postage, pens, and contact information will be provided.

Cost: Free

Monday, 11 Sep 2017

Lecture: New Developments in China and Sino-US Relations

Channel: World Affairs Series

5:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

Hong Lei is the Consul General of the People's Republic of China in Chicago.

Cost: free

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Dean's Lecture Series

Channel: Lectures Program

8:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial Union

"Severe 5%: Understanding the Criminal Justice System," Iowa State professor of sociology Matt DeLisi will draw on his research, clinical, and practitioner experiences working with pathological offenders to provide another framework for assessing the U.S. criminal justice system.

Cost: free

Wednesday, 13 Sep 2017

Lecture: Understanding and Defeating Racism and Discrimination in America

Channel: Lectures Program

7:00 pm @ Stephens Auditorium - Doors open at 6:00pm

Tim Wise is a prominent antiracist writer and educator and author of the memoir "White Like Me: Reflections on Race from a Privileged Son."

Cost: free

Thursday, 14 Sep 2017

Conversation on Teaching Inclusively

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

7:30 am - 9:00 am @ 2030 Morrill Hall

This program will provide an opportunity for faculty and staff (who have a teaching role) to dialogue about teaching inclusively at Iowa State University.

Cost: free

Study Abroad Fair

Channel: Study Abroad Center

10:30 am - 1:30 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

A one-stop shop to learn about adventure abroad -- interning, studying and volunteering opportunities, ranging from one week to one year. Students can enter to win study abroad scholarships.

Cost: free

Monday, 18 Sep 2017

Lecture: The History of Experimentation on Black Americans

Channel: National Affairs Series

7:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

"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.

Cost: free

Tuesday, 19 Sep 2017

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

Saturday, 23 Sep 2017

Tai Chi Class

Channel: Student Activities Center

10:00 am - 11:15 am @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

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

Cost: ISU $45, Public $55

Monday, 25 Sep 2017

Lecture: Is There Evidence of God from Contemporary Science?

Channel: Lectures Program

7:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

Msgr. James A. Supple Lecture Series: Fr. Robert Spitzer served as president of Gonzaga University from 1998 to 2009. A Catholic priest and Jesuit, he is the author of eight books, including New Proofs for the Existence of God: Contributions of Contemporary Physics and Philosophy, and appears weekly on EWTN in "Father Spitzer's Universe."

Cost: free

Tuesday, 26 Sep 2017

Lecture: Why Intelligent Design is NOT Science

Channel: Lectures Program

6:30 pm @ Campanile Room, Memorial Union

The Atheist and Agnostic Society Fall Lecture. Hector Avalos is a professor of religious studies at Iowa State.

Cost: free

Wednesday, 27 Sep 2017

Documentary: Saving Brinton

Channel: Iowa State Center

7:00 pm @ Benton Auditorium, Scheman Building

The story of Michael Zahs, an eccentric Iowa collector who uncovered five hours of film from the early 1900s that once belonged to Frank Brinton, one of America's most successful barnstorming moving picture exhibitors. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with film subject Michael Zahs and the filmmakers.

Cost: $5, free for ISU students and Osher Institute members