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Thursday, 26 Apr 2018

Textbook Buyback

Channel: Academic Calendar

All day @ University Bookstore

End of term textbook buyback begins at University Bookstore.

Caterpillar Club

Channel: Reiman Gardens

10:00 am - 11:00 am @ Reiman Gardens

Join us weekly this winter for our popular Early Childhood Development program featuring stories and creative activities around a nature-based theme. Best for children five and under with an adult.

CODAC Spring Art Sale

Channel: College of Design

10:00 am - 5:00 pm @ Foyer outside Dean's Office, College of Design

Second day of biannual sale of work by students in the integrated studio arts (undergraduate) and integrated visual arts (graduate) programs, sponsored by CODAC (College of Design Art Club). Work this year may include ceramics, prints, photos, woods and textiles. Most items will range in price from $5 to $150. A majority of proceeds go to the artists, while the rest help fund club activities such as workshops, field trips and guest speakers.

Performance: The Great Gatsby

Channel: Iowa State Center

10:00 am - 11:30 am @ Stephens Auditorium

A National Players production, based on F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic book. Part of the Iowa State Center's Martha-Ellen Tye Youth Matinee Series.

Cost: $4 advance, $5 door

Candidate forum: Director, Sloss Women's Center

Channel: Dean of Students Office

11:00 am - 12:00 pm @ 136 Union Drive Community Center

Erin Meek, adjunct faculty at DMACC, Drake and Iowa State, is one of three finalists in the search for the next director of the Margaret Sloss Women's Center.

Cost: free

World Intellectual Property Day celebration

Channel: Office of Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer

11:30 am - 1:30 pm @ Central campus

The Iowa State University Research Foundation and the Office of Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer will celebrate World Intellectual Property Day on central campus April 26. The event will highlight important innovations developed by Iowa State researchers and include a sampling of products developed with ISU inventions. Those stopping by can meet faculty who are an important part of ISU's intellectual property engine.

Cost: free

In Focus: Daguerreotypes, Tintypes and Photographs from the Farm House Museum Collection

Channel: University Museums

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm @ Farm House Museum, central campus

Photography, as we know it today, takes place on the screen of a computer or phone, but before the invention of these devices, all photographs were physical objects that could be touched, turned, held and looked at under a magnifying glass. Explore the Farm House Museum Collection of 19th Century photography with Charlie Coffey, exhibition curator, photographer, and University Museums intern extraordinaire.

Cost: free

College of Human Sciences Entrepreneurship Showcase

Channel: Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management

6:00 pm - 9:30 pm @ LeBaron Hall lobby and auditorium

College of Human Sciences students compete for cash prizes as people from business, industry, and academia judge them on their ideas to start a new business or spruce up an existing one. The 15th annual College of Human Sciences Entrepreneurship Showcase will be held from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26 in the LeBaron Hall lobby area. The awards ceremony will follow at 9 p.m. in the LeBaron Auditorium.

Cost: free

4th Congressional District Democratic Candidate Forum

Channel: Lectures Program

6:30 pm @ South Ballroom, Memorial Union

The Iowa State College Democrats will host a forum with candidates running for the Democratic nomination for the 4th Congressional District, which includes the city of Ames and Iowa State University.

Cost: free