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Sunday, 06 May 2018

Walk-in Argentine Tango

Channel: Student Activities Center

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm @ The Workspace

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

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

Monday, 07 May 2018

Orientation: Corporate Travel Planners

Channel: Procurement Services department

9:30 am - 10:30 am @ 0198 Parks Library

One of ISU's new contracted travel agency partners, Corporate Travel Planners, will host an orientation session five times May 7-8. The session includes a demo of the Concur online booking tool. No registration is required. It will be repeated at 12:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. today.

Cost: free

Candidate forum: Associate dean, Graduate College

Channel: Graduate College

1:00 pm - 1:50 pm @ 2200 Marston Hall

Candidate forum for Annette O'Connor, professor of veterinary diagnostic and production animal medicine

Celebration of Life: Warren Kuhn

Channel: University Library

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm @ Staff lounge, third floor, Parks Library

This fellowship event honors former dean of Library Services Warren Kuhn, who died Feb. 19. Remembrance remarks will begin at 2 p.m., with time for individuals to share their memories. Refreshments will be served.

Cost: free

Retirement reception: Forrest Nutter

Channel: Plant Pathology and Microbiology

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm @ 248 Bessey Hall

Forrest Nutter, professor of plant pathology and microbiology, is retiring. A program will begin at approximately 2:10 p.m. A card signing will be available throughout the reception.

Cost: free

Tuesday, 08 May 2018

Loomis Student Lecture

Channel: Crop Bioengineering Center

8:30 am - 6:00 pm @ 1414 Molecular Biology

"Genome Editing: Putting Together the Pieces," with Loomis lecturer J. Keith Joung, Harvard Medical School.

Cost: free

Workshop: Project LEA/RN

Channel: School of Education

9:00 am - 4:00 pm @ 2622 Lagomarcino Hall

Uncover what is known about human learning: share insights about the brain based on current research, engage in strategies that promote interaction and deep thinking, and learn how to apply your new understandings in situations where you facilitate learning. Continues May 9.

Cost: free

Orientation: Corporate Travel Planners

Channel: Procurement Services department

10:30 am - 11:30 am @ 0198 Parks Library

One of ISU's new contracted travel agency partners, Corporate Travel Planners, will host an orientation session five times May 7-8. The session includes a demo of the Concur online booking tool. No registration is required. It will be repeated at 12:30 p.m. today.

Cost: free

Seminar: ISU Online Learning Community (ISU-OLC)

Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)

11:30 am - 1:00 pm @ 206 Durham

The purpose of the ISU-OLC is to share campus best practices to improve online teaching and learning; see how others are using the University Learning Management System (LMS).

Candidate forum: Associate dean, Graduate College

Channel: Graduate College

1:00 pm - 1:50 pm @ 2200 Marston Hall

Candidate forum for Carolyn Cutrona, chair of psychology department

Retirement reception: John Bowler

Channel: Electrical and Computer Engineering Department

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm @ Cardinal Room, Memorial Union

John Bowler, professor of electrical and computer engineering and senior scientist with the Center for Nondestructive Evaluation, is retiring. Remarks will begin at 2:30 p.m.

Cost: free

Wednesday, 09 May 2018

Midwest Statistical Machine Learning Colloquium

Channel: General Events

7:00 am - 4:00 pm @ Alliant Lee Liu Auditorium, Howe Hall

The purpose of the meeting is to bring together a diverse set of researchers and practitioners to discuss current motivating problems and methodological advances in theory-based machine learning. Three morning talks on applicable theory will be followed by the poster session (with ample time for interaction with all presenters built around lunch) and three afternoon talks on a variety of important applications.

Cost: $35-$125

Crop Bioengineering Center Symposium

Channel: Crop Bioengineering Center

8:30 am - 5:00 pm @ 1414 Molecular Biology

"Genome Editing: Putting Together the Pieces," with keynote speaker Stefan Jansson, Umea University, Sweden.

Cost: free

Open forum: Campus climate survey results

Channel: Special Events

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm @ Gallery, Memorial Union

A summary of results from last fall's campus climate survey will be presented during two town public forums. The survey evaluated perceptions of the living, learning and working environment at Iowa State.

Cost: free

Artful Yoga

Channel: University Museums

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm @ Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall

This practice will enrich your yoga experience by going beyond the physical and inviting an artistic perspective to your awareness. 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.

Cost: free

Open forum: Campus climate survey results

Channel: Special Events

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm @ Gallery, Memorial Union

A summary of results from last fall's campus climate survey will be presented during two town public forums. The survey evaluated perceptions of the living, learning and working environment at Iowa State.

Cost: free

Thursday, 10 May 2018

Crop Bioengineering Center Workshop

Channel: Crop Bioengineering Center

7:30 am - 5:00 pm @ 1414 Molecular Biology

"Genome Editing: Putting Together the Pieces."

Cost: free

Candidate forum: Associate dean, Graduate College

Channel: Graduate College

8:30 am - 9:20 am @ 2200 Marston Hall

Candidate forum for Carlton Basmajian, associate professor of community and regional planning and director of the Center for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities

Brown Bag: Making Pollinators Move

Channel: Reiman Gardens

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Hear from ISU pollination researcher David Stein about the ins and outs of pollination, from types of local pollinators and where they thrive to their responses to current practices, and what's in store for the future.

Paint Your Own Pottery: Drinkware Night

Channel: Student Activities Center

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ The M-Shop at the Memorial Union

Who needs a break from adulting? The Workspace and the M-Shop are partnering for Paint Your Own Pottery nights in May, and our kick off is Drinkware Night!

Cost: ISU $4, Public $5, plus the cost of the bisque selected

Friday, 11 May 2018

Candidate forum: Associate dean, Graduate College

Channel: Graduate College

8:30 am - 9:20 am @ 2200 Marston Hall

Candidate forum for Daniela Dimitrova, professor in Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication

National Public Gardens Day

Channel: Reiman Gardens

9:00 am - 6:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

We will kick off the event with FREE ADMISSION in honor of National Public Gardens Day.

Meet-A-Scientist

Channel: Reiman Gardens

10:00 am - 2:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Current science gets up close and personal at this informal drop-in program.

Seminar: ISU Online Learning Community (ISU-OLC)

Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)

11:30 am - 1:00 pm @ 2030 Morrill

The purpose of the ISU-OLC is to share campus best practices to improve online teaching and learning; see how others are using the University Learning Management System (LMS).

Saturday, 12 May 2018

Plant Sale Extravaganza

Channel: Reiman Gardens

9:00 am - 6:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Reiman Gardens' members only sale on Friday, May 11, 3:00 - 7:00 p.m. Opens to the public on Saturday, May 12, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Sunday, May 13, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. The Plant Sale Extravaganza will be held in Reiman Gardens' parking lot rain or shine.