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Sunday, 01 Oct 2017

Walk-in Argentine Tango

Channel: Student Activities Center

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm @ The Workspace

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

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

Performance: Climate Change Theatre

Channel: English Department

5:00 pm - 6:45 pm @ Parks Library lawn

ISU students and Ames community members will perform Climate Change Theatre Action, a a series of worldwide readings and performances of short climate change plays presented in support of the United Nations COP meetings. A sustainability resource fair will be held during intermission.

Cost: free

Cyclone Cinema: Cars 3

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

The Student Union Board presents Cyclone Cinema! Showings are FREE in Carver 101 at 7 and 10 p.m. every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Hope to see you there!

Cost: free

Monday, 02 Oct 2017

Performance: Climate Change Theatre

Channel: English Department

12:00 pm - 12:20 pm @ Parks Library lawn

ISU students and Ames community members will perform Climate Change Theatre Action, a a series of worldwide readings and performances of short climate change plays presented in support of the United Nations COP meetings.

Cost: free

Craft of the Month

Channel: Student Activities Center

2:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

"Sugar Skulls." Use our supplies to decorate a paper mache skull just in time for this year's Dia de los Muertos on November 1 & 2.

Cost: $8

Intermediate Soap Making Workshop

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

If you know the basics of making soap from scratch using the cold-process method, add artistry techniques. Learn and experiment with many procedures such as swirl, wire, funnel, embeds, and more!

Cost: ISU $45, Public $55 - includes supplies

Wheel Pottery Class

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

Get your hands dirty and make beautiful things! Start with centering clay and pulling cylinders, the building blocks to throwing on the wheel.

Cost: ISU $120, Public $130 - includes supplies

Performance: Climate Change Theatre

Channel: English Department

7:00 pm - 8:45 pm @ Ames Public Library auditorium

ISU students and Ames community members will perform Climate Change Theatre Action, a a series of worldwide readings and performances of short climate change plays presented in support of the United Nations COP meetings. A sustainability resource fair will be held during intermission.

Cost: free

Tuesday, 03 Oct 2017

Concert: Flor (RESCHEDULED to February 8th)

Channel: Student Union Board

8:00 pm @ M-Shop, Memorial Union

Indie-pop band Flor has toured with the likes of Halsey and Hayley Kiyoko, whose own indie-electronic sounds mesh well with the band.

Cost: $8-$10

Wednesday, 04 Oct 2017

Dear Stress, Let's Break Up

Channel: Student Activities Center

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

The demands of teaching, advising, and providing services for students is both rewarding and exhausting. Coupled with limited time for family, friends, and your personal interests, doing it all can be overwhelming. Taking time for yourself is an important way to change the level of your stressors and increase your ability to cope.

Cost: $10- limited to ISU Faculty & Staff

Lecture: How Demographic Change and Economic Inequality Are Reshaping Society

Channel: Lectures Program

7:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial Union

"Portrait of America" - John Iceland, Professor of Sociology and Demography at Penn State University, is the George M. Beal Distinguished Lecture in Rural Sociology. Iceland is the author of the new book "Race and Ethnicity in America."

Cost: free

Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival Comedy Troupe

Channel: Student Union Board

10:00 pm @ M-Shop

Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival is Iowa State University's student comedy, improv group. Holding shows on some Wednesday nights, you can come and laugh to your hearts content at the Mojos, and with the Mojos.

Cost: $1

Thursday, 05 Oct 2017

Leadership Workshop Series: Personal Values

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm @ Pioneer Room, MU

The Leaders Workshop Series is an opportunity for you to build up your leadership skills from the inside out. During these workshops, you will have the opportunity to engage in activities and discussions that will help you establish your personal values, learn some tips and tricks on how to build a common purpose and community, as well as strategies for empowering your members to lead.

Cyclone Cinema: The Hitman's Bodyguard

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

The Student Union Board presents Cyclone Cinema! Showings are FREE in Carver 101 at 7 and 10 p.m. every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Hope to see you there!

Cost: free

William K. Deal Endowed Leadership Lecture

Channel: Lectures Program

7:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial Union

"Suddenly, suddenly, then all of a sudden: A tale of resiliency, entrepreneurship and the value of mentors" - Joe Kerns of Ames-based Kerns and Associates has been a consultant in agricultural operations and the animal production industry for more than 25 years.

Cost: free

Concert: Bryce Vine

Channel: Student Union Board

8:00 pm @ M-Shop, Memorial Union

Bryce Ross-Johnson, known by his stage name Bryce Vine is an American rapper and singer from New York City.

Cost: $10-$15

Lecture: The Social Justice Origins and Future of Latinx Studies

Channel: Lectures Program

8:00 pm @ Benton Auditorium, Scheman Building

Latino/a Heritage Month speaker Ginetta Candelario is professor of sociology and Latin American & Latino/a Studies at Smith College, where her teaching focuses on race and ethnicity in the Americas and Latina/o communities in the United States and Latin American.

Cost: free

Friday, 06 Oct 2017

Lecture: Financial Regulation and Reform

Channel: Lectures Program

11:00 am @ Stark Lecture Hall, 1148 Gerdin Business Building

Michael Piwowar was appointed to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in 2013 and currently serves as Acting Chairman of the Commission. He was the Republican chief economist for the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs and the lead Republican economist on the four SEC-related titles of the Dodd-Frank Act and the JOBS Act. Part of the Stafford lecture series on banking.

Cost: free

Paint Your Own Pottery: Skull Night

Channel: Student Activities Center

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

From creepy Jack Sparrow and scary Eddie from Iron Maiden to vibrant sugar skulls, paint a cranium that celebrates your favorite skeletal character

Cost: ISU $4, Public $5, plus the cost of the bisque selected

Cyclone Cinema: The Hitman's Bodyguard

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

The Student Union Board presents Cyclone Cinema! Showings are FREE in Carver 101 at 7 and 10 p.m. every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Hope to see you there!

Cost: free

Comedian T.J. Miller

Channel: Student Union Board

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Great Hall at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Named one of Variety's "Top 10 Comics to Watch," and EW's "Next Big Things in Comedy," and featured in HBO's Silicon Valley, Deadpool & Office Christmas Party.

Cost: $30 public/$20 with ISU Student ID

Saturday, 07 Oct 2017

Cyclone Cinema: The Hitman's Bodyguard

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

The Student Union Board presents Cyclone Cinema! Showings are FREE in Carver 101 at 7 and 10 p.m. every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Hope to see you there!

Cost: free

Sunday, 08 Oct 2017

31st annual Run for the Roses

Channel: Greek Affairs

9:00 am - 12:00 pm @ Ames Middle School, 3915 Mortensen Rd.

Iowa State's Alpha Omicron Pi women's fraternity is hosting this annual philanthropic event to benefit arthritis research.

Cost: $25 through Sept. 30, $35 race day

Walk-in Argentine Tango

Channel: Student Activities Center

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm @ The Workspace

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

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

Cyclone Cinema: The Hitman's Bodyguard

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

The Student Union Board presents Cyclone Cinema! Showings are FREE in Carver 101 at 7 and 10 p.m. every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Hope to see you there!

Cost: free

Concert: Hawthorne Heights

Channel: Student Union Board

8:00 pm @ M-Shop, Memorial Union

Hawthorne Heights is an emo rock band based out of Ohio, formerly known as A Day in the Life.

Cost: $12-$18

Monday, 09 Oct 2017

Leadership Workshop Series: Building a Common Purpose

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm @ The Gallery, MU

The Leaders Workshop Series is an opportunity for you to build up your leadership skills from the inside out. During these workshops, you will have the opportunity to engage in activities and discussions that will help you establish your personal values, learn some tips and tricks on how to build a common purpose and community, as well as strategies for empowering your members to lead.

Cost: free

Pink Hat Revolution!

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

Pink, cat-eared hats have adorned thousands in the Women's March on January 21. Make your own Pusseyhat, a symbol of support and solidarity for women's rights. Choose between knitting, crochet or sewing fleece.

Cost: $15

Lecture: National Defense and International Security

Channel: Lectures Program

7:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

Maj. Gen. Clinton E. Crosier is Director of Operational Capability Requirements and Deputy Chief of Staff for Strategic Plans and Requirements for the U.S. Air Force at the Pentagon.

Cost: free

Tuesday, 10 Oct 2017

Striped Cutting Board Class

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

Using strips of hardwood like maple, walnut and cherry, create a cutting board that will be a beautiful addition to your kitchen.

Cost: ISU $58, Public $68- includes supplies