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Sunday, 09 Sep 2018

Garden Quilt Show

Channel: Reiman Gardens

9:00 am - 4:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

The three-day show will encourage the art of quilting through beautiful displays of garden-themed quilts created by talented Midwesterners as part of a juried show with prizes awarded by central Iowa sponsors.

Soccer

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm @ Cyclone Sports Complex

Iowa State soccer hosts Milwaukee.

Cost: free

Film: The Age of the Stateless

Channel: University Museums

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall

Screenwriter Gaelle Bellan (Spiral, 2017) has thoroughly documented the refugee situation and clearly denounces the deficiencies of an outdated, dehumanized system. Directed by Virginie Sauveur, this film won Best TV Movie, Best Screenplay and Best Original Music Awards at the 2018 Luchon Television Festival and the Audience Award at FIPA, the International Audiovisual Festival in Biarritz.

Cost: free

Reception: "Recent Acquisitions of the TCM Collection" exhibit

Channel: Mary Alice Gallery

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ Textiles and Clothing Museum, 1015 Morrill

Forty-three garments, publications and tools are a sampling of the 388 objects added to the TCM collection since January 2014. A short program begins at 2:30 p.m.

Cost: free

Walk-in Argentine Tango

Channel: Student Activities Center

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm @ Room 3512 in the Memorial Union

This Milonga (dance party) is a multi-level class with lots of time to enjoy the music and dance. From 4-5pm, moves for beginners are introduced with a different figure each week along with techniques for better dancing. From 5-7pm, the floor is yours for dancing under the guidance of Valerie Williams, and for working with different partners. An intermediate level figure will also be introduced during this time.

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

Cyclone Cinema

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

Deadpool 2 - Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool meets Russell, an angry teenage mutant who lives at an orphanage. When Russell becomes the target of Cable -- a genetically enhanced soldier from the future -- Deadpool realizes that he'll need some help saving the boy from such a superior enemy. He soon joins forces with Bedlam, Shatterstar, Domino and other powerful mutants to protect young Russell from Cable and his advanced weaponry.

Cost: free

Cyclone Cinema

Channel: Student Union Board

10:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

Deadpool 2 - Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool meets Russell, an angry teenage mutant who lives at an orphanage. When Russell becomes the target of Cable -- a genetically enhanced soldier from the future -- Deadpool realizes that he'll need some help saving the boy from such a superior enemy. He soon joins forces with Bedlam, Shatterstar, Domino and other powerful mutants to protect young Russell from Cable and his advanced weaponry.

Cost: free

Monday, 10 Sep 2018

Dining Green Foods & Features Event

Channel: Live Green Submissions

11:00 am - 1:00 pm @ East Marston Lawn

Join us for our second month of celebrating 10 Years of Living Green with a focus on Dining Green! Learn about ISU Dining's commitment to a greener dining experience and meet ISU student organizations committed to food, nutrition and food security. Apples, cookies and sustainable giveaways to all attendees.

Cost: $0

Monday Monologues series

Channel: University Library

12:15 pm - 12:45 pm @ Grant Wood Foyer, Parks Library

"Craft of Creative Writing with Readings," Jennifer Knox and Jake Dawson, lecturers in English. This lunchtime series features facets of composition and art through a series of readings or performances curated by Iowa State faculty. Bring your lunch or stop by Bookends Café on your way.

Cost: free

Cyclone Cornhole Boards Class

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

Create Cornhole (a.k.a. bean bag toss/doghouse/bags) boards and paint them in our woodshop. Choose fabric colors for a set of bags.

Cost: ISU $76 & Public $86

Great Plants for Iowa: Perennials for Sun

Channel: Reiman Gardens

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm @ Reiman Gardens

"Beyond the Basics." Learn more about the lesser-known perennials well-suited for that sunny spot in your Iowa landscape. With so many wonderful perennials available to gardeners, we had to split this class into two!

Cost: $13-$20

Wheel Pottery Class

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

Get your hands dirty and make beautiful things! Open to beginners as well as those with experience who would like to improve their skills.

Cost: ISU $120 & Public $130 (supplies included)

Lecture: Called to Lives of Meaning and Purpose

Channel: Lectures Program

7:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial Union

"Called to Lives of Meaning and Purpose: A New Approach to Vocation," Kathleen A. Cahalan, Professor of Theology at Saint John's University School of Theology and Seminary, and Director of the Collegeville Institute Seminars.

Cost: free

Tuesday, 11 Sep 2018

Workshop: Multi-Generational Giving: Finding the Emotional Connection

Channel: ISU Foundation

8:15 am - 3:00 pm @ Memorial Union

Hosted 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 Hall

This 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 Union

The 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.

Cost: free

Botanicals & Booze: Tabletop Kinetic Sculptures

Channel: Reiman Gardens

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Bring 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 Union

Learn 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 Union

Cathy 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.

Cost: free

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.

Cost: free

Open Mic Night

Channel: Student Union Board

8:00 pm @ The M-Shop

Open 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)

Cost: FREE

Wednesday, 12 Sep 2018

Manage Your Canvas Course - Rubrics and Outcomes

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

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @ 032 Parks Library

This two-hour interactive, hands-on workshop is open to all Iowa State University instructors and instructional designers to explore rubrics and outcomes and how they work together in Canvas.

Resin Butterfly Wing Pendants Walk-in Craft

Channel: Student Activities Center

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

Choose a beautiful wing from Reiman Gardens' Butterfly Conservatory to turn into a lovey resin pendant. Wings are gathered after butterflies die naturally, so no butterflies will be harmed, only celebrated by their beauty. The butterfly is the symbol of Wings of Refuge, a program for the aftercare of human-trafficking victims, and proceeds from this event will support their initiative to bring a Wings of Refuge home to the Ames area.

Cost: $14

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. Please arrive a few minutes early for a brief discussion of the current exhibition with a yoga twist. The practice will begin at 5:30. No yoga experience is necessary. Please bring your own mat. Free, but online registration required at www.museums.iastate.edu.

Cost: free

Belly Dance Class

Channel: Student Activities Center

5:45 pm - 7:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

Ditch the gym and get your steps in with Shiara at Belly Dance!

Cost: ISU $40 & Public $50

Channel: Student Union Board

8:00 pm @ The M-Shop, Memorial Union

Latin Jazz

Cost: $20 ($15 w/ ISU Student ID)

Thursday, 13 Sep 2018

Manage Your Canvas Course - Personalized Learning and Mastery Plans

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

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @ 2030 Morrill Hall

This two-hour interactive, hands-on workshop is open to all Iowa State University instructors and instructional designers to explore how a personalized learning and mastery path can enhance your course in Canvas.

Study Abroad Fair

Channel: Study Abroad Center

10:30 am - 1:30 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

A one-stop shop to learn about adventure abroad -- interning, studying and volunteering opportunities, ranging from one week to one year. If you are in need of a passport or renewal, the U.S. Postal Service will have staff on hand to accept passport applications. Students can enter to win study abroad scholarships.

Cost: free

Getting Started with LaTeX

Channel: University Library

11:00 am - 12:30 pm @ Parks Library

LaTeX is a powerful typesetting language often used for writing theses, dissertations, peer-reviewed journal articles, and scientific documents. Unlike a traditional word processor, files are written in a markup language and then run through LaTeX to apply the formatting. This allows authors to focus on their document's content, not its appearance. Let us know if you need accommodation. Preregistration required at Learn@ISU.

Cost: free

Brown Bag: Nature at Noon - Reiman Gardens' Plant Collections

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

Meet Reiman Gardens' Plant Collections Curator Lindsey Smith, and hear from her and other horticulture staff about the goals, processes, and importance of our major living collections.