Friday, 18 May 2018
Mental health crisis training (RESPOND)
Channel: Student Counseling Services
8:00 am - 12:00 pm @ Provided in registrationAn 8-hour training for ISU faculty, staff and administrators who wish to learn more about how to RESPOND to students or colleagues who are in distress. Training concludes May 21. Register online.
Cost: covered by ISU Wellbeing and Student Wellness
Special Olympics Iowa summer games
Channel: Community activities
9:00 am - 9:00 pm @ Iowa State campusMore than 3,000 athletes participate in Special Olympics Iowa's largest annual event. Competition includes aquatics, athletics (track & field), bocce, cycling, developmental events, soccer and tennis. Athletes also enjoy Opening Ceremonies at Hilton Coliseum, a Celebration Dance, and activities and entertainment at the Olympic Festival.
Ceremony: Faculty-Staff Inspiration Award
Channel: Alumni Association
6:30 pm @ Alumni CenterFive current or former ISU faculty or staff members will receive this award from the Alumni Association, which launched the award in 2011 to give former ISU students a means to recognize faculty or staff who had a significant influence in their student lives. A 5:30 p.m. reception precedes the ceremony. Register online by May 11.