Wednesday, 18 Apr 2018
Workshop: Emotional intelligence
Channel: University Human Resources
8:30 am - 10:30 am @ Gold Room, Memorial UnionSession one of a two-part series. High-energy, interactive conversation that fosters awareness about how to be smarter with feelings. Learn how to be more intentional and purposeful with emotions so you can impact workplace outcomes. Session one will define Emotional Intelligence (EQ) and explore why EQ matters.
Behind the Scenes: Butterfly Wing Plants
Channel: Reiman Gardens
11:00 am - 12:00 pm @ Reiman GardensLearn from Assistant Butterfly Wing Curator Anita Westphal about the wide variety of plants selected for display in the Butterfly Wing, from large tropical shade trees to delicious flowers, all the while steering clear of prohibited host plants.
Channel: Reiman Gardens
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm @ Reiman GardensCurrent science gets up close and personal at this informal drop-in program.
Retirement reception: Tom Johnson
Channel: Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm @ 2542 Veterinary MedicineDr. Tom Johnson, director of hospital operations at the Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center, is retiring. A short program will begin a 4:15 p.m. RSVP by April 11.
Reception: Public Art Unveiling
Channel: University Museums
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm @ Morrill Hall, 1st floorJoin University Museums for the Curators Associates Reception at Morrill Hall where we will celebrate the installation of one of the newest additions to the permanent collection, Karen LaMonte's Nocturne 5. The large scale cast glass human form draped in a meticulously arranged textile was created through a painstaking process that exemplifies the translucent beauty of sculptural glass.
Lecture: Sustainable Intensification of Agriculture
Channel: Lectures Program
7:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial Union"Is Sustainable Intensification of Agriculture Possible?" Sieglinde Snapp, professor of soils and cropping systems ecology at Michigan State University. Snapp will discuss her work in Africa and the U.S. using agroecology as a framework for developing environmentally friendly, and farmer-relevant agricultural systems. Sustainable Agriculture Symposium Keynote
Performance: ISU Jazz Ensembles I & II
Channel: Music Department
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm @ Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music HallJames Bovinette is director of Jazz I Ensemble. Michael Giles is director Jazz II Ensemble.
Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival Comedy Troupe
Channel: Student Union Board
9:00 pm @ M-ShopGrandma 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.