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Tuesday, 03 Oct 2017

Campus conversation

Oct 03, 2017

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

198 Parks Library

free

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Meetings, receptions

This campus conversation will focus on current events and their impacts on the ISU community. A presentation by ISU police Officer Natasha Greene and Lt. Josh Hale will feature information about hate crimes (Hate Bias 101) and conclude with small group discussions. All are welcome.

Thursday, 05 Oct 2017

Bake sale

Oct 05, 2017

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

College of Design atrium

College of Design Meetings, receptions Special events

Proceeds of the sales benefit the United Way of Story County.

Cyclone Club Luncheon

Oct 05, 2017

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Reiman Ballroom, Alumni Center

$12 for optional lunch

Athletics Meetings, receptions

Featured speaker is football coach Matt Campbell; emceed by Voice of the Cyclones John Walters. Luncheons are open to the public. An optional lunch, catered by Hy-Vee, is available. Doors open at 11:30 a.m.

Meeting: Professional and Scientific Council

Oct 05, 2017

2:10 PM - 4:00 PM

Gallery, Memorial Union

free

Professional and Scientific Council Meetings, receptions

The P&S Council is a representative body elected by, and responsible to, Professional and Scientific employees at Iowa State University. Meetings are open to the public.

Friday, 06 Oct 2017

Bake sale

Oct 06, 2017

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

College of Design atrium

College of Design Meetings, receptions Special events

Proceeds of the sales benefit the United Way of Story County.

Chili feed and bake sale

Oct 06, 2017

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

136 Union Drive Community Center

Department of Residence Meetings, receptions Special events

In addition to the bake sale and chili feed, the loser of the Pie in the Face Challenge (Pete Englin or Roger Graden) will be crowned. Proceeds benefit the United Way of Story County.

Monday, 09 Oct 2017

Open forum: Finalist for ISU presidency

Oct 09, 2017

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

Office of the President Meetings, receptions

One of four candidates invited to interview on campus. The candidate's name and CV will be shared the morning of Oct. 8.

Tuesday, 10 Oct 2017

CANCELED: Faculty Senate meeting

Oct 10, 2017

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

Faculty Senate Meetings, receptions

The meeting was canceled so representatives could attend an open forum for a presidential finalist. The meeting will not be rescheduled. The next meeting is Nov. 14.

Open forum: Finalist for ISU presidency

Oct 10, 2017

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

Office of the President Meetings, receptions

One of four candidates invited to interview on campus. The candidate's name and CV will be shared the morning of Oct. 9.

Artist's Reception: "Faces of Iowa State" exhibit

Oct 10, 2017

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Brunnier Art Museum, 295 Scheman Building

free

University Museums Arts, performances Meetings, receptions

Join us in celebrating Rose Frantzen and the 39 portraits included in the Faces of Iowa State exhibition currently on view in the Brunnier Art Museum. These new paintings completed over the past 14 months celebrate the tradition and the impact of portraiture at ISU and show the development of ISU as a story of democracy where the vision, dreams, and actions of individual people play a vital role in how our collective identity is shaped.

Wednesday, 11 Oct 2017

Meet and greet: ISU Veterans

Oct 11, 2017

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Pride Lounge, Memorial Union

free

Dean of Students Office Meetings, receptions

The faculty, staff and student veteran meet and greet is planned as a part of the Veterans Learning Community, but all student veterans and family members are invited. The purpose of the event is to provide an opportunity for students to meet and network with faculty and staff from across ISU. This is a come and go event; feel free to stop by. RSVP is appreciated.

Open forum: Finalist for ISU presidency

Oct 11, 2017

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

Office of the President Meetings, receptions

One of four candidates invited to interview on campus. The candidate's name and CV will be shared the morning of Oct. 10.

Thursday, 12 Oct 2017

Open forum: Finalist for ISU presidency

Oct 12, 2017

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

Office of the President Meetings, receptions

One of four candidates invited to interview on campus. The candidate's name and CV will be shared the morning of Oct. 11.

Friday, 13 Oct 2017

Artist's Reception: "Headspace" exhibit

Oct 13, 2017

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Pioneer Room, Memorial Union

free

Memorial Union programs Arts, performances Meetings, receptions Student activities

Using a variety of drawing and painting media,Meghan Flynn explores human idiosyncrasies and interpersonal relationships by portraying fragility, anxiety, identity, beauty, idealization, love, loss and depression.

Monday, 16 Oct 2017

Campus forum: New student onboarding

Oct 16, 2017

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Gold Room, Memorial Union

free

Dean of Students Office Meetings, receptions

Learn about a campus-wide task force studying new student onboarding practices. Updates on its work and opportunities to assist with subcommittee work will be discussed.

Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017

Campus forum: New student onboarding

Oct 17, 2017

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Cardinal Room, Memorial Union

Dean of Students Office Meetings, receptions

Learn about a campus-wide task force studying new student onboarding practices. Updates on its work and opportunities to assist with subcommittee work will be discussed.

Wednesday, 18 Oct 2017

Ice cream social

Oct 18, 2017

5:00 PM

Student Services Building, Lobby

free

Dean of Students Office Meetings, receptions Student activities

Enjoy ice cream and sherbet. Part of Disability Awareness Week.

Thursday, 19 Oct 2017

Grand opening: Hillside Water-wise Garden

Oct 19, 2017

4:30 PM

Reiman Gardens

Reiman Gardens Meetings, receptions

The Hillside Water-wise Garden is the only one of its kind in Iowa for its unique planting method and style. It is a visually stunning garden with a spectacular stone staircase flanked by custom built railings, ADA compliant path, different planting themes and limestone borders. Tours follow the ribbon-cutting event.

Friday, 20 Oct 2017

Pizza and pop sale

Oct 20, 2017

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

College of Design atrium

College of Design Meetings, receptions Special events

Proceeds of the sales benefit the United Way of Story County.

Saturday, 21 Oct 2017

Open house: Ames Municipal Airport

Oct 21, 2017

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Airport, 2520 Airport Dr.

free

Community activities Meetings, receptions

The Ames Municipal Airport Modernization project is a multiphased improvement plan that includes a new airport hangar and terminal. The project is a private-public partnership that includes investments by the City of Ames, Iowa State University, the Ames Economic Development Commission, and the Ames business community. A ribbon-cutting and short program will be held at 9:30 a.m.

Story Time With Pete The Cat

Oct 21, 2017

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Inside the Iowa State University Book Store, Memorial Union

ISU Book Store Arts, performances Meetings, receptions Special events

Join us for story time with Pete the Cat. We'll read stories, have coloring pages and time for photos with Pete. This event is also available at 2:30 pm.

Story Time With Pete The Cat

Oct 21, 2017

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Inside the Iowa State University Book Store, Memorial Union

ISU Book Store Arts, performances Meetings, receptions Special events

Join us for story time with Pete the Cat. We'll read stories, have coloring pages and time for photos with Pete.

Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017

Reception and awards: Studies in Creativity exhibit

Oct 24, 2017

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Gallery, Memorial Union

free

Memorial Union programs Arts, performances Meetings, receptions Student activities

Celebrate students that had artwork accepted into this juried exhibit, and hear comments from the juror. Awards will be announced including Best of Show, Merit, Honorable Mention and the MU Purchase Award.

Thursday, 26 Oct 2017

Retirement reception: Teddi Barron

Oct 26, 2017

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Suite 201, Kingland Building, 2420 Lincoln Way

free

University Relations Meetings, receptions

Teddi Barron, a communications specialist in the office of university relations, is retiring. A program will begin at 4 p.m.

Friday, 27 Oct 2017

Retirement reception: Kevin Maher

Oct 27, 2017

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

McNay Research Farm, 45249 170 Ave., Chariton

free

Research and Demonstration Farms Meetings, receptions

Kevin Maher, an agricultural specialist at the McNay Research Farm, Chariton, is retiring.

Monday, 30 Oct 2017

Retirement reception: Mark Hanna

Oct 30, 2017

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Sukup Hall atrium

free

Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering Meetings, receptions

Mark Hanna, scientist and Extension agricultural engineer in the agricultural and biosystems engineering department, is retiring after 44 years of service to the university.

Tuesday, 31 Oct 2017

Retirement reception: Al Brooks

Oct 31, 2017

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Memorial Union, Campanile Room

Procurement Services department Meetings, receptions

Al Brooks, director of research/major contracts in procurement services, is retiring after 41 years of service to the university, including 31 years in procurement services. A program will begin at 3 p.m.