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What is featured?

Sunday, 05 Nov 2017

Women's Basketball

Nov 05, 2017

12:00 PM

Hilton Coliseum

$5-$12

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. Wisconsin-La Crosse. Game times and dates are subject to change.

Silk Painting Workshop

Nov 05, 2017

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Reiman Gardens

Reiman Gardens

Use resist and silk-formulated paints to create beautiful images on a square silk scarf.

Cantamus Women's Choir

Nov 05, 2017

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Building

$5 Tickets available at the door.

Music Department Arts, performances

Kathleen Rodde, conductor

Performance: The Children's Hour

Nov 05, 2017

2:00 PM

Fisher Theater

$11-$18

Theatre Arts, performances

One of the students in an all-girls boarding school is disobedient and untruthful and ultimately runs away from the school. To avoid being sent back by her family, she tells her grandmother that the two head mistresses of the school are having a lesbian affair. Is it all a lie? Does what she says contain even a kernel of truth? Either way the story damages several lives and destroys the school. First produced in 1934 and based on a true story.

The Psychology of Video Games

Nov 05, 2017

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall

free

University Museums Arts, performances

The effects of video games do not stop within the game itself. From violent media and aggressive behavior to prosocial media and positive effects, the physical players of video games are influenced by the content of the game in multiple dimensions. Discover the psychology of video games with Distinguished Professor Craig Anderson and Professor Douglas Gentile of the ISU Psychology Department through an open discussion with the exhibition.

Walk-in Argentine Tango

Nov 05, 2017

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The Workspace

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

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

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

Men's Basketball

Nov 05, 2017

5:00 PM

Hilton Coliseum

TBA

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. Emporia State. Game times and dates are subject to change.

Monday, 06 Nov 2017

Workshop: Inclusive Classroom Faculty Development Workshop

Nov 06, 2017

2:10 PM - 5:00 PM

2030 Morrill Hall

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Diversity Training, development

This faculty workshop includes pre-workshop online learning modules and an interactive face-to-face workshop focused on creating an inclusive classroom environment.

Ceremony: Gold Star Hall

Nov 06, 2017

3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

Free

Memorial Union programs Special events Student activities

Iowa State University will honor four veterans, all former students, who died in military combat. Provost Wickert will speak.

Lecture: Racial Equality and Catholic Teaching

Nov 06, 2017

7:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Lectures Student activities

Anne Clifford, the Msgr. James A. Supple Chair in Catholic Studies at Iowa State, will speak about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s life and work advocating for racial justice in light of recent developments in America and Catholic teachings on racism.

Tuesday, 07 Nov 2017

Workshop: The Pedagogy of Canvas Quizzes

Nov 07, 2017

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

032 Parks Library

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Participants will learn how to use Quizzes in Canvas. The workshop will focus on practical ways to customize Quiz Settings as well as create and administer Quizzes with a variety of question types to accommodate specific learning situations. Quiz Moderation and Analytics will be also explored.

CANCELED: Research with Human Subjects

Nov 07, 2017

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Gold Room, Memorial Union

free

Research Office Training, development

"Navigating Your Research with Human Subjects: The IRB Submission Process." This workshop was canceled.

Seminar: Student voices through open-ended questions and discussions using Top Hat

Nov 07, 2017

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

2030 Morrill Hall

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

The last session is dedicated to using Top Hat for asking open-ended questions and discussions in order to create spaces for course-wide engagement.

Fall Pruning Workshop

Nov 07, 2017

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Reiman Gardens

$17.50 ($14/members, $11.90/ISU students)

Reiman Gardens

Join Sarah Rummery, Reiman Gardens' Manager of Horticultural Operations, and Sharon Rink, Reiman Gardens' Horticulturist, for an informative and hands-on workshop designed to familiarize you with all the W's of autumn pruning!

Seminar: Connecting Faculty to Translate Research

Nov 07, 2017

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

0198 Parks Library

free

Research Office Conferences Training, development

Network with faculty interested in translational research, including community engagement and application science. Participants can experience "lightning talks," explore university resources and funding opportunities, and connect with ISU Extension and Outreach's 99-county campus. RSVP by Nov. 3. Refreshments provided.

Lecture: Pakistan's Role in the War Against Terror

Nov 07, 2017

7:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Lectures Student activities

Faisal Niaz Tirmizi is the Consul General of Pakistan in the Chicago Consulate.

Performance: Arthur Greene, pianist

Nov 07, 2017

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tye Recital Hall, Music Hall

free

Music Department Arts, performances

All Scriabin piano solo program by guest artist Arthur Greene.

Open Mic Night

Nov 07, 2017

8:00 PM

The M-Shop, MU

FREE

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Open mic night gives students the chance to show off their talents to their fellow students. Many are musicians, comedians, and poets. So come on out and show us what kind of talents you have. (Sign Up starts at 7:30 p.m. until all spots are filled)

Wednesday, 08 Nov 2017

Artful Yoga

Nov 08, 2017

5:30 AM - 6:30 AM

Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall

free

University Museums Arts, performances

This practice will enrich your yoga experience by going beyond the physical and inviting an artistic perspective to your awareness. Please arrive a few minutes early for a brief discussion of the current exhibition with a yoga twist. The practice will begin at 5:30. No yoga experience is necessary, but please bring your own mat. Free, but online registration required. Sponsored by University Museums and Rec. Services.

Research Workshop: Writing Winning Grant Proposals

Nov 08, 2017

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

$80

Research Office Conferences Training, development

"Writing Winning Grant Proposals." Addresses both practical and conceptual aspects that are important to writing competitive grant proposals. The workshop is tailored to meet the needs of the audience, focusing on the funding agencies (federal, private, and/or industry) that are of greatest interest to the attendees. Emphasis is given to doing the "extra" things that can make the difference between success and failure.

Symposium: Rock On in Retirement

Nov 08, 2017

8:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Reiman Ballroom, ISU Alumni Center

free

ISU Retirees Association Conferences

The symposium features three presentations: "Fraud, Financial Scams and You," "Analyzing your Genome: What it can Tell You," and "Organizing your Financial House." Preregistration is requested.

Training: Youth program leaders and administrators

Nov 08, 2017

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

1155 Administrative Services Building

Environmental Health & Safety Training, development

Information for youth program leaders, administrators and student organization officers regarding youth-related policies, procedures and forms for successfully conducting youth programs at ISU.

Performance: The Cat in the Hat

Nov 08, 2017

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Stephens Auditorium

$4 advance, $5 door

Iowa State Center Arts, performances

Based on Dr. Suess' classic book and brought to life by TheatreworksUSA

Art Walk: Honoring Those Who Serve

Nov 08, 2017

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Col. Harold Pride Veterans Lounge

free

University Museums Arts, performances

The legacy of service in the United States Armed Forces is strong and enduring at Iowa State. Join University Museums in honoring those who serve by joining us for a walk and talk about some of the artful ways those who serve are honored and remembered in the Art on Campus Collection.

Workshop: Retirement Strategies for Women

Nov 08, 2017

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Oak Room, Memorial Union

free

University Human Resources Lectures

Learn how to overcome financial hurdles specific to women in planning and investing for the future. Discover the importance of having a personal plan, a firm strategy, and a consistent approach to saving for a secure, financially sound retirement. Registration requested.

Performance: The Cat in the Hat

Nov 08, 2017

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Stephens Auditorium

$4 advance, $5 door

Iowa State Center Arts, performances

Based on Dr. Suess' classic book and brought to life by TheatreworksUSA.

Entrepreneur panel: Bringing Technology to the Marketplace

Nov 08, 2017

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

1951 Food Sciences Building (CCUR Technology Transfer Theatre)

free

Center for Crops Utilization Research Lectures Special events

A panel of Iowa entrepreneurs will share their stories about bringing technology to the marketplace, the innovation process and the challenges they faced in commercializing products. This event is free and open to the public. Due to limited seating, RSVPs are requested.

Workshop: Assignments and Gradebook in Canvas

Nov 08, 2017

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

032 Parks Library

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Assignments are a backbone of the course's Gradebook in Canvas. Participants will learn to create and manage Assignments and Assignment Groups as well as explore how the Gradebook is connected to the organization of Assignments. Participants will experience the power of SpeedGrader for efficient and effective grading.

Community Supper

Nov 08, 2017

5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

Dean of Students Office Meetings, receptions

As part of its mission to support military students, the Veterans Center invites members of the community to a free dinner in honor of those who serve and sacrifice. The event brings together students, faculty, staff, administrators and community members in honor of the service and sacrifice of Veterans and family members.

Fused Glass Ornament Workshop

Nov 08, 2017

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $31, Public $41 - includes supplies

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Get in the holiday spirit by making two beautiful glass ornaments. Learn to safely cut glass, create a design and assemble glass.