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Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018

1 Million Cups meeting

Channel: Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship

8:00 am - 9:30 am @ Maintenance Shop, Memorial Union

The Des Moines chapter of 1 Million Cups, the national Wednesday morning networking session for entrepreneurs, is meeting on campus. Two Ames entrepreneurs will present: Ian Tevis, SAFI-Tech; and Kevin Maher, VetMeasure. All are welcome at this free event; the coffee is free as well.

Cost: free

Art Walk: Mystery and Surprises

Channel: University Museums

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm @ Molecular Biology Building, south entrance

The nights are getting longer and a chill is setting in across campus. Join University Museums as we explore art that startles, surprises, and tricks. You may just come away with some treats as well. Meet inside the south entrance of the Molecular Biology Building (facing Pammel Drive).

Cost: free

Award-Winning Faculty Series: Advising Graduate Students: Ten tips for major professors (Dan Nettleton)

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

12:10 pm - 1:00 pm @ 2030 Morrill Hall or view on your own via zoom

Distinguished Professor Dan Nettleton, Statistics, ISU Margaret Ellen White Graduate Faculty Awardee, will share how he encourages, supports, and challenges his doctoral and master's students to be their best.

Cost: free

Dude, Where's My File?

Channel: University Library

1:10 pm - 2:00 pm @ Parks Library

This workshop will provide an overview of best practices for file naming and organization. Preregistration required through Learn@ISU. Let us know if you need accommodation.

Cost: free

Lecture: Resilience and Recovery

Channel: College of Design

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm @ Kocimski Auditorium, 101 Design

Mary Comerio, a professor of the Graduate School at the University of California, Berkeley, is an internationally recognized expert on disaster recovery and resilience. She will talk about her research into the costs and benefits of seismic rehabilitation, post-disaster recovery and reconstruction and loss modeling.

Cost: free

Intro to Three Pillars Arts Delsarte

Channel: Student Activities Center

5:45 pm - 6:45 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

This workshop will provide a deeper understanding of how each of us presents ourselves to those around us and valuable information that will allow us to make specific choices to ensure that we have the best possible interactions and exchanges.

Cost: ISU & Public $10

Homecoming: A historic start to "Save the Girls"

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm @ ISU Design on Main

The first homecoming game at Iowa State was more than just a rivalry on the field, it was a bid to keep female students at the college in Ames! Hear the unusual history of this 1912 game and how it led to over 100 years in tradition. Also, get a look at some rare Iowa State memorabilia. A Smithsonian Hometown Teams Exhibit Speaker Series with Tom Kroeschell.

Cost: Free

Homecoming: Yell Like Hell, second cuts

Channel: Alumni Association

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ Central campus

Yell Like Hell is a student-performed skit competition consisting of chants and cheers that demonstrate Iowa State spirit. It is designed to get students more involved on campus and develop Iowa State pride. The final skit is judged on enthusiasm, creativity and school spirit. Each skit represents the theme of Homecoming 2018, "This Is State" and the Iowa State Fight Song.

Cost: free

Lecture: Catholic Bishops of Mexico and the United States on Immigration - Anne Clifford

Channel: Lectures Program

7:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial Union

Anne Clifford is the Msgr. James A. Supple Chair in Catholic Studies at Iowa State.

Cost: free

Workshop: Free Access to Research Online

Channel: University Library

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ Rotary Room, Ames Public Library

"Can I Read That? Free Access to Research Online," a collaborative workshop offered by the University Library and Ames Public Library. It will focus on ways the Ames community can freely access data and research articles for information about medical procedures, agriculture and more though open access publications.

Cost: free

Homecoming: CyFactor Talent Competition

Channel: Alumni Association

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm @ Alumni Center

A variety show of student talent. The top three placewinners will receive awards and perform at the Oct. 26 Homecoming pep rally.

Cost: free


Channel: Cyclone Athletics

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Hilton Coliseum

Iowa State volleyball hosts Texas in a Big 12 match.

Cost: $5