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Monday, 09 Oct 2017

The Wright Stuff: First in Flight

Channel: Iowa State Center

10:00 am - 11:00 am @ Stephens Auditorium

Barely out of their teens, two plucky bicycle mechanics team with their studious sister to out-invent the world's top scientists and achieve the timeless dream of flight.

Cost: $4 advance, $5 door

The Wright Stuff: First in Flight

Channel: Iowa State Center

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm @ Stephens Auditorium

Barely out of their teens, two plucky bicycle mechanics team with their studious sister to out-invent the world's top scientists and achieve the timeless dream of flight.

Cost: $4 advance, $5 door

Open forum: Finalist for ISU presidency

Channel: Office of the President

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial Union

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

Cost: free

Film: Washed Ashore, Art to Save the Sea

Channel: Reiman Gardens

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

The project, based in Bandon, Oregon, involves collecting, washing and sorting plastic that has washed up on Oregon beaches, and repurposing it into art that is awakening the hearts and minds of viewers to the global marine debris crisis. Reiman Gardens is the first botanical garden to exhibit a collection of monumental sculptures made from this debris, and we invite you to a free public viewing of this feature-length film to learn more.

Cost: free

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

Panel: Columbus Day and Representation of American Indians in Art

Channel: University Museums

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm @ Brunnier Art Museum, 295 Scheman Building

"Erasure and Invisibility: A Conversation on Columbus Day and Representation of American Indians in Art." When these narratives are contrasted with artwork and images of American Indians made by American Indians, how might our understanding change? Using works of art from the permanent collection by N.C. Wyeth, Juane Quick-to-See Smith, Dan Namingha and others, explore how the narrative on American Indians evolves.

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