Tuesday, 11 Sep 2018
Workshop: Multi-Generational Giving: Finding the Emotional Connection
Channel: ISU Foundation
8:15 am - 3:00 pm @ Memorial UnionHosted by the ISU Foundation Women & Philanthropy Committee. From raising children with philanthropic values to navigating land transfers to the next generation, the workshop will provide attendees useful, strategic tools for building a legacy of giving.
Cost: $40 first registrant, $30 additional guests
Manage Your Canvas Course - Group Work and Collaboration
Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)
10:00 am - 12:00 pm @ 2030 Morrill HallThis two-hour interactive, hands-on workshop is open to all Iowa State University instructors and instructional designers to explore options for group work and collaboration in Canvas.
Meeting: Faculty Senate
Channel: Faculty Senate
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial UnionThe Faculty Senate represents the general faculty of Iowa State and participates in shared governance of the University with the administration. Senate meetings are open to the public.
Botanicals & Booze: Tabletop Kinetic Sculptures
Channel: Reiman Gardens
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ Reiman GardensBring your own booze and join us for a hands-on workshop inspired by George Sherwood's Wind, Waves, & Light exhibit.
Tiny House Pendant Class
Channel: Student Activities Center
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial UnionLearn to construct a tiny house pendant using fine silver metal clay. Personalize your creation with fun details.
Cost: ISU $48 & Public $58 (supplies provided)
Lecture: The Dark Side of Big Data
Channel: National Affairs Series
7:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial UnionCathy O'Neil is a mathematician, data scientist and the author of "Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy." She will discuss the unintended negative consequences of using big data.
Lecture: Why Farmer Archives Matter
Channel: University Library
7:00 pm @ Ames Public Library auditorium, 515 Douglas Ave."Why Farmer Archives Matter: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives," a presentation by English associate professor Abby Dubisar based on farmer interviews and based on archival materials from the Iowa State University Library Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA) and the State Historical Society of Iowa.
Open Mic Night
Channel: Student Union Board
8:00 pm @ The M-ShopOpen mic night gives students the chance to show off their talents to their fellow students. Many are musicians, comedians, and poets. So come on out and show us what kind of talents you have. (Sign Up starts at 7:30 p.m. until all spots are filled)