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What is featured?

Sunday, 04 Mar 2018

Performance: Iowa State Singers

Mar 04, 2018

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Hall

$5

Music Department Arts, performances

James Rodde is the group's conductor.

Performance: Iphigenia

Mar 04, 2018

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Fisher Theater

$11-$18

Theatre Arts, performances

In the Greek myth Iphigenia is the daughter of Agamemnon who is told by a goddess that he must sacrifice his daughter in order to be granted wind so that his ships can sail to Troy. Knowing that his wife would never agree, he tricks Iphigenia and her mother into coming to him by telling her that she is to marry the great hero, Achilles. This is a new telling of the old legend.

Cyclone Cinema: The Greatest Showman

Mar 04, 2018

7:00 PM

Carver Hall 101

free

Student Union Board Student activities

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!

Monday, 05 Mar 2018

ISU Blood Drive

Mar 05, 2018

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

Special Events Special events

Students, faculty and staff and encouraged to donate blood during the ISU Blood Drive.

Veterans Educational Forum

Mar 05, 2018

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

Dean of Students Office Training, development

Learn about Department of Veteran's Affairs programs, how they serve our community, and opportunities for collaboration. Light refreshments will be provided and questions are encouraged. There will be time to meet with representatives following presentations. RSVP is appreciated.

Workshop: Miller Open Education Mini-Grants Q&A

Mar 05, 2018

12:10 PM - 1:00 PM

2030 Morrill Hall

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Curious about how to complete and submit a Miller Open Education Mini-Grant application? Abbey Elder, Open Access Librarian, and Holly Bender, Associate Director, CELT, will guide you through the application process in this Q&A-styled workshop.

Workshop: Course Design in Canvas

Mar 05, 2018

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

116 Durham

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Participants will learn how to design courses in Canvas, facilitate easy and intuitive course navigation and pace instruction. This workshop will highlight the mechanics and pedagogy behind Homepage, Syllabus, Content Pages and Modules in Canvas. Participants will learn about best practices for creating, organizing and structuring content in Canvas courses.

Out and About: Veterinary Medicine campus

Mar 05, 2018

2:45 PM - 5:30 PM

1064 Student Services Building

free

Dean of Students Office Diversity

Join The Center for LGBTQIA+ Student Success as we explore the College of Veterinary Medicine campus! This visit is part of our Out and About program.

Open forum: Vice president for Extension and Outreach finalist

Mar 05, 2018

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

ISU Extension and Outreach Meetings, receptions

Jane Clary Loveless, national program leader (nutrition/extension) at the USDA's National Institute of Food and Agriculture, Washington, D.C., is one of four candidates who will interview on campus between Feb. 26 and March 7.

Photography before the Age of the iPhone

Mar 05, 2018

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Farm House Museum, central campus

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Emily Morgan, assistant professor of Art History will use the Farm House Museum collection and current exhibition to talk about the development of photography in the 19th century.

Banquet: 25 Year Club

Mar 05, 2018

5:30 PM

Scheman Building

University Human Resources Meetings, receptions

The 25 Year Club honors employees who have served the University for 25, 35, 45 or 50 consecutive years at this annual banquet. Social hour starts at 5:30 p.m.; dinner begins at 6:15 p.m. Reservations are required to attend.

Tuesday, 06 Mar 2018

Postponed: NSF CAREER Grants workshop

Mar 06, 2018

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Campanile Room, Memorial Union

free

Research Office Training, development

This workshop will be rescheduled. Check the research website for updates.

ISU Blood Drive

Mar 06, 2018

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

Special Events Special events

Students, faculty and staff and encouraged to donate blood during the ISU Blood Drive.

Workshop: Assignments and Gradebook in Canvas

Mar 06, 2018

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

116 Durham

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.

Panel discussion: Know Your Rights

Mar 06, 2018

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

Diversity and Inclusion Office Diversity Meetings, receptions

This forum. open to the ISU and Ames communities, will address questions such as: What are the rights and information for residents navigating DACA concerns? What are the resources including legal support both in Iowa and at ISU? What are some community resources for support?

Open forum: Vice president for Extension and Outreach finalist

Mar 06, 2018

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Gallery, Memorial Union

free

ISU Extension and Outreach Meetings, receptions

Daniel Devlin, professor of agronomy and director of both the Kansas Center for Agricultural Resources and the Environment and the Kansas Water Resources Institute at Kansas State University, Manhattan. Devlin is the final of four candidates interviewing on campus between Feb. 26 and March 7.

Discovering the Unexpected

Mar 06, 2018

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Pearson 2115

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Kerry Anne Dixon, Iowa State University's Coordinator or Sustainable Design and Construction, has overseen many projects, both big and small, at Iowa State. Please join University Museums in welcoming Kerry, as she lets us all behind the scenes of some of those projects, and unveils some of the treasures found.

Portable and Accessible Gardening

Mar 06, 2018

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Reiman Gardens

Reiman Gardens

It is important to consider our own physical health when designing garden spaces. Director Ed Lyon will discuss trends in low-impact gardening, from creating portable (movable) gardens, to raised beds for accessibility, and limited space gardening.

Performance: A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

Mar 06, 2018

7:30 PM

Stephens Auditorium

$25-$78

Iowa State Center Arts, performances

This lively productions tells the uproarious story of Monty Navarro, a distant heir to a family fortune who sets out to jump the line of succession by any means necessary. All the while, he's got to juggle his mistress, his fiancee, and the constant threat of landing behind bars! Of course, it will all be worth it if he can slay his way to his inheritance ... and be done in time for tea.

Wednesday, 07 Mar 2018

Workshop: Preparing Successfully for Promotion and Tenure

Mar 07, 2018

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Campanile Room, Memorial Union

free

Academic Affairs Training, development

Designed for new tenure-eligible faculty, this is an introduction to ISU's expectations and guidelines for promotion and tenure, as well as what makes a strong promotion and tenure case. There will be time for Q&A and discussion.

ISU Blood Drive

Mar 07, 2018

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

Special Events Special events

Students, faculty and staff and encouraged to donate blood during the ISU Blood Drive.

Meeting: Top Hat question and answer session

Mar 07, 2018

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

2015 Morrill Hall

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Zhi Hui Tai, a Top Hat representative will be on campus to answer questions about Top Hat, an interactive teaching platform standardized at ISU. Zhi welcomes questions about the new Top Hat functionalities, such as tournaments (course gamification), teams, secure attendance and content pages.

Gold Star Training for faculty and staff

Mar 07, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Gallery, Memorial Union

free

Dean of Students Office Training, development

ISU faculty and staff are invited to learn tips and strategies aimed at serving student veterans, military personnel and their families. Light refreshments provided. RSVP is appreciated.

Tennis

Mar 07, 2018

2:00 PM

Forker Courts (weather permitting)

free

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. Iowa. In the case of inclement weather, competition will be moved to Life Time Fitness, 11911 Hickman Rd., Urbandale. Check the Cyclone tennis website for location updates.

Workshop: Groups and Collaborative Work in Canvas

Mar 07, 2018

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

116 Durham

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Instructors can create groups for students to collaborate on group Assignments and Discussions, use Web-conferencing, and Collaborations for online projects. Participants will reflect on demonstrations exemplifying how active learning, collaboration and cooperation can be supported through Canvas' integrated tools.

Lecture: Data science careers

Mar 07, 2018

4:10 PM

1213 Hoover

free

Diversity and Inclusion Office Diversity Lectures

"Stats, Machine Learning and the Data Science Career," Gabriela de Queiroz, data scientist and founder of R-Ladies Global. She'll talk about her journey from majoring in statistics to a career in data science.

Lecture: Launched by Disruption

Mar 07, 2018

5:15 PM

1148 Gerdin Business Building

Ivy College of Business Lectures

Alan Amling, vice president at UPS Corporate Strategy, leads UPS's Global On-Demand Manufacturing initiative, helping global companies leverage 3D printing to take time, cost and carbon out of their supply chain.

Artful Yoga

Mar 07, 2018

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall

free

University Museums Arts, performances

The practice will begin at 5:30 with a brief talk connecting the current exhibition to the yoga practice. No yoga experience is necessary, but please bring your own mat. Free, but online registration required at www.museums.iastate.edu.

Lecture: WORKac: We'll Get There When We Cross That Bridge

Mar 07, 2018

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Kocimski Auditorium, 101 Design

free

College of Design Lectures

Dan Wood, FAIA, a founding partner of WORK Architecture Company (WORKac) in New York City, will trace his 15 years of collaboration with co-founder Amale Andraos in the 2018 Richard F. Hansen Lecture in Architecture at Iowa State.