Tuesday, 13 Nov 2018
Build Your Canvas Course - Course Design Basics
Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)
9:00 am - 10:30 am @ 2030 Morrill HallThis one and a half interactive, hands-on workshop is open to all Iowa State University instructors and instructional designers to explore the basics of course building in Canvas.
Town hall: Improved Service Delivery (human resources)
Channel: Office of the President
9:30 am - 11:00 am @ Auditorium, Howe Hall (and livestreamed)Interim vice president for human resources Kristi Darr will talk about the refined HR model and descriptions of jobs in the proposed model including responsibilities and qualifications, and offer further information on the responsibilities that will remain within units and the transition process for employees and units.
CANCELLED The Art of Historic Renovation and Cultural Preservation
Channel: University Museums
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm @ Curtiss Hall, Harl CommonsThis program has been cancelled due to staff illness. It will not be rescheduled. Join University Museums for a new series of tours focused on the renovation and preservation stories of the most iconic and historic locations on campus. The interior of Curtiss Hall has changed immensely in the last five years. The entire building has been renovated and transformed into a signature point of pride for the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
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.
Retirement reception: Joyce Russell
Channel: Receptions and open houses
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm @ Iowa Public Radio, 2111 Grand Ave., Suite 100, Des MoinesJoyce Russell, statehouse correspondent and producer, is retiring after 30 years of service to WOI Radio and Iowa Public Radio. A program will begin at 5 p.m. Attendees are invited to bring a story to share or send comments to be included in a gift. No RSVP is required for the event. Free parking is available behind the building.
Berlin Summer Academy 2018 Exhibition Reception
Channel: College of Design
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm @ Lightfoot Forum, College of DesignSee the work of ISU architecture students who participated in the 2018 Berlin Summer Academy in an exhibition in the Lightfoot Forum and hear more about the experience at this opening reception.
Lecture: Science Inspired Design
Channel: College of Design
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm @ 2432 Food Sciences BuildingForrest Meggars, assistant professor of architecture at Princeton University and head of Princeton's CHAOS (Cooling and Heating for Architecturally Optimized Systems) lab, will talk about optimization of building systems and minimization of the chaos generated by the heat transfer process.
Documentary & Discussion: Maineland
Channel: Lectures Program
6:30 pm @ South Ballroom, Memorial UnionMAINELAND follows two affluent and cosmopolitan teenagers from China as they settle into a boarding school in blue-collar rural Maine. They are part of the enormous wave of Chinese "parachute students" enrolling in U.S. private schools. A discussion with the director, Miao Wang, will immediately follow the 90-minute film.
Channel: Cyclone Athletics
6:30 pm @ Hilton ColiseumPreseason WNIT semifinal, Iowa State vs. Auburn.
Channel: Iowa State Center
7:30 pm @ Stephens AuditoriumThis lush production features an incredible orchestra, jaw-dropping transformations and all the moments you love-the pumpkin, the glass slipper, the masked ball and more-plus some surprising new twists! Be transported back to your childhood as you rediscover some of Rodgers & Hammerstein's most beloved songs, including "In My Own Little Corner," and "Ten Minutes Ago" in this hilarious and romantic experience for anyone who's ever had a dream.
SAI Toy's for Tots Benefit Concert
Channel: Music Department
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm @ Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music HallStudent performances, benefitting the Sigma Alpha Iota international music fraternity.
Cost: Money donation or a new toy