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What is featured?

Sunday, 17 Nov 2019

Wrestling

Nov 17, 2019

1:00 PM

Hilton Coliseum

$5-$10

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. Bucknell.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Nov 17, 2019

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Stephens Auditorium

$10

Iowa State Center Arts, performances

Eric Carle's books create a lasting impression on children all over the world whether writing about a brown bear, a quiet cricket, or even a hungry caterpillar, his stories instill happiness in people of all ages. Audiences will be enthralled as Little Cloud floats across the stage, the Mixed-Up Chameleon goes on an adventure to the zoo, and The Very Hungry Caterpillar nibbles through the scenes.

Argentine Tango Lessons

Nov 17, 2019

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Room 3512 at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU - five lessons for $35/Public - five lessons for $45

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Valerie Williams 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 different partners for practice. From 5-7pm, the floor is yours for dancing under the guidance of Valerie, and for working with different partners. An intermediate level figure will also be introduced during this time.

Cyclone Cinema: The Lion King

Nov 17, 2019

7:00 PM

Carver 101

free

Memorial Union programs Student activities

A classic Disney movie recreated into a live-action movie. Simba the lion must learn the true meaning of being a leader as he is the heir to the throne.

Monday, 18 Nov 2019

The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Favorites

Nov 18, 2019

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Stephens Auditorium

$4 advance/$5 door

Iowa State Center Arts, performances

Three beloved stories by Eric Carle are retold on stage through the magic of black light and fanciful puppets. The Very Hungry Caterpillar eats his way through an amazing variety of foods on his path to becoming a beautiful butterfly. Little Cloud playfully transforms himself into various creatures, and The Mixed-Up Chameleon, bored with his life, attempts to emulate the animals he sees at the zoo before he realizes the value in his unique self.

Monday Monologues series

Nov 18, 2019

12:15 PM - 12:45 PM

Grant Wood Foyer, Parks Library

free

University Library Arts, performances Lectures

"The World Made New," poetry readings by students, curated by Deb Marquart, ISU creative writing and environment. Poetry students will demonstrate how the act of writing poetry involves thoughtful work such as remembering, digging, observing, exploring, describing and imagining. Hear how the poem arrives on the page with new insights, offering in its language and imagery new ways of seeing and knowing.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Favorites

Nov 18, 2019

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Stephens Auditorium

$4 advance/$5 door

Iowa State Center Arts, performances

Three beloved stories by Eric Carle are retold on stage through the magic of black light and fanciful puppets. The Very Hungry Caterpillar eats his way through an amazing variety of foods on his path to becoming a beautiful butterfly. Little Cloud playfully transforms himself into various creatures, and The Mixed-Up Chameleon, bored with his life, attempts to emulate the animals he sees at the zoo before he realizes the value in his unique self.

Faculty workshop: Advancing Your Term Career at ISU

Nov 18, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Gold Room, Memorial Union

free

Academic Affairs Training, development

An overview of the advancement process for term faculty, including best practices for putting together a portfolio and opportunities to become more engaged at the university as your career develops. Register via Learn@ISU.

ISU Jazz Ensembles I

Nov 18, 2019

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Hall

$5 adult & students tickets sold at the door.

Music Department Arts, performances

James Bovinette, Director of Jazz 1

Tuesday, 19 Nov 2019

Women's Basketball

Nov 19, 2019

11:00 AM

Hilton Coliseum

$5-$12

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. Texas Southern.

Floral Design: Autumn Vase Arrangements

Nov 19, 2019

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Reiman Gardens

$38-$55

Reiman Gardens

Play with autumn grasses and fall flowers in a vase arrangement featuring red rover chrysanthemums.

Men's Basketball

Nov 19, 2019

7:00 PM

Hilton Coliseum

$25-$40

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. Southern Mississippi (Battle 4 Atlantis).

Piano Studio Concert

Nov 19, 2019

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall

free

Music Department Arts, performances

Piano students of Mei-Hsuan Huang

Lecture: Seeking Security in an Unstable World

Nov 19, 2019

8:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Lectures

Frank Figliuzzi, the former FBI Assistant Director for Counterintelligence and current NBC News National Security Analyst joins us for an intimate and candid armchair conversation about security and stability on global, national, local, and personal levels. This is the 2019 Manatt-Phelps Lecture in Political Science.

Wednesday, 20 Nov 2019

Behind the Scenes: Deck the Hall and More

Nov 20, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Reiman Gardens

$

Reiman Gardens Lectures

"Holiday Lighting and Decor Installation." How do we decorate the whole Gardens for the holiday season? With lots of planning and help! Come get an insider's view of the process, from how we plan the decor to how we store the ornaments.

SUB Mental Health Kits

Nov 20, 2019

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Oak Room, MU

free

Student Union Board Student activities

Come build and decorate your own mental health kit. This will be a great de-stresser and The Student Wellness Tap Room has various stress relaxing activities planned such as guided meditation, mind puzzles, Lego building, and much more!

SUB Member Meeting

Nov 20, 2019

5:00 PM

The M-Shop, Memorial Union

free

Student Union Board Student activities

Come hang out with Student Union Board and learn more about their upcoming events, and how you can get involved, at their bi-weekly general meetings! FREE and open to ALL ISU students!

Lecture: The Technological Imperative for Ethical Evolution

Nov 20, 2019

7:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Lectures

With a deep interest in the ethics of technology, Martin Hellman has been applying risk analysis to a potential failure of nuclear deterrence. In this upcoming lecture, he will be arguing that national security is separable from global security in this era of nuclear weapons, cyberattacks, terrorisms, and environmental crises. He will be calling on U.S. citizens and policymakers to take a wider view of global issues.

String Studio Recital

Nov 20, 2019

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Hall

$0

Music Department Arts, performances

Students of George Work perform.

Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival Comedy Troupe

Nov 20, 2019

9:00 PM

The M-Shop, Memorial Union

$1 at the door

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

This group is great for those who love the improv comedy humor of their fellow college students and can't get enough of location, occupation, means of death.

Thursday, 21 Nov 2019

Caterpillar Club

Nov 21, 2019

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Reiman Gardens

$

Reiman Gardens

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

Plant Walk: Conservatory

Nov 21, 2019

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Reiman Gardens

$

Reiman Gardens

What IS that plant? Get to know the works of art in our living museum from the expert herself - join Lindsey Smith, Reiman Gardens' Plant Collections Curator, for in-depth walking tours of the plants and flowers that make this place so special. Sign up for the series, or select individual classes.

Black Light Butterfly Roosting

Nov 21, 2019

4:40 PM - 5:40 PM

Reiman Gardens

$

Reiman Gardens

Join Nathan Brockman, Christina Reiman Butterfly Wing Curator, for a special black-light butterfly show.

Cyclone Cinema: Good Boys

Nov 21, 2019

7:00 PM

Carver 101

free

Memorial Union programs Student activities

12-year-old Max recruits his friends, Lucas and Thor, for some help after being invited to his first kissing party. They decide to use a drone to spy on the teenage girls next door. When the boys lose the drone, they skip school and hatch a plan to retrieve it before Max's dad can figure out what happened.

Friday, 22 Nov 2019

Cyclone Cinema: Good Boys

Nov 22, 2019

7:00 PM

Carver 101

free

Memorial Union programs Student activities

12-year-old Max recruits his friends, Lucas and Thor, for some help after being invited to his first kissing party. They decide to use a drone to spy on the teenage girls next door. When the boys lose the drone, they skip school and hatch a plan to retrieve it before Max's dad can figure out what happened.

Saturday, 23 Nov 2019

Cyclone Central Tailgate

Nov 23, 2019

8:00 AM

Alumni Center

free

Alumni Association Special events

Cyclones everywhere are invited to celebrate at the Alumni Center before every home football game. Enjoy giveaways, shopping, refreshments, marching band performances, Cy and spirit squad appearances, and entertainment for all ages. Doors open 3 hours prior to kick-off and end 30 minutes prior to kickoff. Catered meal available for an additional charge.

Gift Shop Holiday Open House

Nov 23, 2019

9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Reiman Gardens

Free

Reiman Gardens

Saturday - Monday, November 23 - 25, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Start your holiday shopping at the Reiman Gardens Gift Shop's Holiday Open House with 30% off all regularly priced merchandise!

Football

Nov 23, 2019

11:00 AM

Jack Trice Stadium

TBA

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. Kansas. Game times and dates are subject to change.