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Tuesday, 01 Jan 2019

University holiday

Channel: Academic Calendar

All day @ Iowa State University

University offices are closed.

Wednesday, 02 Jan 2019

Women's Basketball

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

6:30 pm @ Hilton Coliseum

Iowa State vs. Kansas State.

Cost: $5-$10

Thursday, 03 Jan 2019

Caterpillar Club

Channel: Reiman Gardens

10:00 am - 11:00 am @ Reiman Gardens

Join us weekly this winter for our popular Early Childhood Development program featuring stories and creative activities around a nature-based theme.

Meeting: Professional and Scientific Council

Channel: Professional and Scientific Council

2:10 pm - 4:00 pm @ Gallery, Memorial Union

The P&S Council is a representative body elected by, and responsible to, Professional and Scientific employees at Iowa State University. Meetings are open to the public.

Cost: free

Crafty Cocktail Night: Tiny Jar Terrariums

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

Join us at the Gardens after hours for a creative project while you sip on adult beverages in a beautiful setting!

Friday, 04 Jan 2019

Retirement reception: Lynne Baldwin

Channel: IT Services

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm @ 1230 Communications Building

Lynne Baldwin, a clerk in IT services, is retiring.

Cost: free

Saturday, 05 Jan 2019

Family Movies in the Gardens

Channel: Reiman Gardens

10:00 am - 3:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Two showings at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Looking for a warm, cozy place to entertain the kids for a few hours? Every Saturday in January, Reiman Gardens will offer movies for children at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Men's Basketball

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm @ Hilton Coliseum

Iowa State vs. Kansas.

Cost: TBA

Tuesday, 08 Jan 2019

Job showcase: Service delivery specialists in HR, finance

Channel: General Events

9:00 am - 4:00 pm @ Memorial Union

The event is open to all employees, but targeted to staff with responsibilities in human resources, payroll and finance. Participants must check in with their ISU Card or employee ID number at the registration table outside the Sun Room west entrance. No preregistration is required.

Cost: free

Workshop: Project LEA/RN

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

9:00 am - 4:00 pm @ 1022 Agronomy Hall

Participants will share insights about the brain based on current research and the implications thereof; engage in strategies that promote interaction and deep thinking; and apply the new understandings in situations where they facilitate learning. Workshop continues Jan. 9.

Cost: free

Wednesday, 09 Jan 2019

Schedule of Classes, Summer 2019

Channel: Academic Calendar

All day @ Iowa State University

Schedule of classes for Summer 2019 is available online.

Women's Basketball

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

6:30 pm @ Hilton Coliseum

Iowa State vs. TCU.

Cost: $5-$10

Thursday, 10 Jan 2019

Caterpillar Club

Channel: Reiman Gardens

10:00 am - 11:00 am @ Reiman Gardens

Join us weekly this winter for our popular Early Childhood Development program featuring stories and creative activities around a nature-based theme.

Retirement reception: R. Samuel Houk

Channel: Chemistry Department

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ Lobby, Hach Hall

R. Samuel Houk, professor of chemistry and associate in the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory, is retiring.

Cost: free

Friday, 11 Jan 2019

Seminar: CELT Spring Semester Teaching Assistant (TA) Seminar

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

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @ 2019 Morrill Hall

All TAs who are new to the ISU classroom, or who have received a teaching assignment different from what they have done before, are strongly encouraged to attend this seminar.

Saturday, 12 Jan 2019

Family Movies in the Gardens

Channel: Reiman Gardens

10:00 am - 3:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Two showings at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Looking for a warm, cozy place to entertain the kids for a few hours? Every Saturday in January, Reiman Gardens will offer movies for children at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Men's Basketball

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

11:00 am - 1:00 pm @ Hilton Coliseum

Iowa State vs. Kansas State.

Cost: TBA

Swimming and Diving

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

1:00 pm @ Beyer Hall

Iowa State vs. Northern Iowa.

Cost: free

Women's Basketball

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

4:00 pm @ Hilton Coliseum

Iowa State vs. Texas.

Cost: $5-$10

Sunday, 13 Jan 2019

Wrestling

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

2:00 pm @ Hilton Coliseum

Iowa State vs. Fresno State.

Cost: $5-$10

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

Monday, 14 Jan 2019

Semester begins

Channel: Academic Calendar

All day @ Iowa State University

First day of classes for the spring semester.

January Craft of the Month: Decoupage

Channel: Student Activities Center

2:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

Rifle through an array of beautiful papers, and then cut, tear and combine to turn something drab into fab! Choose from a variety of objects to decoupage including photo frames, flower pots, clipboards, tiles, treasure boxes and canvas wall art. Designs can be a simple or complex as you like, but be prepared to get some glue on your fingers!

Cost: ISU & Public: $8 - $12

Tuesday, 15 Jan 2019

Retirement reception: Dave Russell

Channel: Facilities Planning and Management

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm @ Shops area, General Services Building

Dave Russell, a locksmith at facilities planning and management, is retiring from the university Jan. 15. A program will begin at 2 p.m.

Cost: free

Floral Design: Mad About Marbles: Vase Arrangements

Channel: Reiman Gardens

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Work with variegated greens and bi-color flowers in a glass vase arrangement weighted with marbles.

Wednesday, 16 Jan 2019

Faculty workshop: Advancing Your Career at ISU

Channel: Office of the Senior Vice President and Provost

10:00 am - 11:30 am @ Campanile Room, Memorial Union

Associate provost Dawn Bratsch-Prince and LAS associate dean Amy Slagell will present on best practices for putting together a portfolio, opportunities for faculty to be more engaged as their careers develop, and the new term faculty tracks. This session is intended for lecturers and senior lecturers.

Cost: free

Behind the Scenes: Conservatory Orchids

Channel: Reiman Gardens

11:00 am - 12:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Join staff Horticulturist Jessie Liebenguth for an in-depth look at the orchids selected for this season's magical Conservatory display.

Carillon Concert: Let Freedom Ring

Channel: Lectures Program

11:50 am @ Central Campus

A carillon concert in honor of Dr. King. Tin-Shi Tam, carillonneur. Part of the Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Series

Cost: free

Art Walk - The Union of Art and Science at the ATRB

Channel: University Museums

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm @ ATRB (Advanced Teaching and Research Building) Lobby

The new Advanced Teaching and Research Building (ATRB) represents the university's continued commitment to excellence in the biosciences. The state-of-the-art building is also home to two significant new works of art by Rose Frantzen and Ball-Nogues. Join University Museums and Associate Professor Rob Wallace in celebrating the new additions to our Art on Campus Collection.

Cost: free

Walk-in Craft: Women's March Sign Making Day

Channel: Student Activities Center

2:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

Get ready for the Women's March in Des Moines on January 20. Sign-making supplies will be available, as well as large tables to work around. Our playlist will include some Beyonce, Nina Simone and Gloria Gaynor for inspiration. Pick up one of our feminist buttons, or make your own for 50 cents. There is no charge for sign-making and this is open to all ages if accompanied by an adult. Together we rise!

Cost: FREE