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Monday, 21 Sep 2020

Virtual Conversation: The Human Element in Online Learning (The Chronicle)

Sep 21, 2020

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

online only - via The Chronicle of Higher Education

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

When colleges made the abrupt shift to online learning in the fall, the loss of human connection struck both students and teachers alike. How can colleges continuing in the virtual space this fall create a more intimate and engaging experience? That's one of the pressing questions our panel of teaching and online learning experts will address in an upcoming virtual forum.

Tuesday, 22 Sep 2020

Webinar, Choose your instructional tool adventure (Web conferencing: polling and breakout rooms)

Sep 22, 2020

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Online only - view on your own via WebEx (use link below)

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

CELT's Choose Your Instructional Tool Adventure focuses on various instructional strategies found on the CELT website and demonstrates practical ways to incorporate these tools in a Canvas course. Instructional support staff from across campus will facilitate each 30-minute byte. These 30-minutes builds on concepts covered in the Canvas Mini-Bytes training videos on the CELT instructional strategies pages.

Webinar, CELT Teaching Talks: Introduction to Sketchnoting

Sep 22, 2020

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Online only - view on your own via Zoom (registration information below)

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Verena Paepcke-Hjeltness, Assistant Professor of Industrial Design, will share the essentials of Sketchnoting, a pattern-based, non-linear notetaking strategy that actively engages learners and promotes memory and retention. Participants will be introduced to the basics of Sketchnoting and practice visual note-taking during this one hour session. No artistic talent is required!

Altered Books

Sep 22, 2020

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Christian Petersen Art Museum, Morrill Hall

free

University Museums Arts, performances Student activities

Explore altered book techniques including collage, cut-outs, and black-out poetry using a range of materials.

Alumni Association: 2021 travel preview

Sep 22, 2020

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Zoom meeting

free

Alumni Association Meetings, receptions

Learn about the ISU Alumni Association's 2021 tours through conversations with travel operators and industry experts. The preview is open to anyone interested in learning more about traveling with the ISU Alumni Association's Traveling Cyclones program. Register in advance.

Wednesday, 23 Sep 2020

Study Abroad Fair

Sep 23, 2020

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

South Ballroom and Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

Study Abroad Center Diversity Student activities

A one-stop shop to learn about adventures abroad -- interning, studying and volunteering opportunities, ranging from one week to one year. Grab your mask and head to the fair to learn where your next adventure will take you!

IRB 101: Navigating the IRB Submission Process

Sep 23, 2020

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Zoom Meeting

free

Research Office Training, development

In this session you will learn tips on developing and submitting protocols to the IRB. A member of IRB staff will walk through key sections of the IRB application and explain what the IRB looks for during the review process.

Perform the Protest: A Theatre Action for Our Time

Sep 23, 2020

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Campanile, south lawn

free

Theatre Arts, performances

Through "Perform the Protest," ISU Theatre will share how art becomes a universal language and allows us to better hear and understand each other. Live outdoor performances and/or virtual performances. Through public speaking, acting, singing, performance and design, the ISU Theatre company will share the power of a person's voice and provide perspectives on the issues and ideas that matter to its cast members.

Thursday, 24 Sep 2020

Broader Impacts Identity

Sep 24, 2020

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Zoom Meeting

free

Research Office Training, development

This workshop explores the notion of a Broader Impacts (BI) identity that will represent the long-term impact and legacy researchers efforts will have on society. It focuses on the idea of intertwining research identity and BI identity, to chart out an overall Impact Identity, and takes participants through a series of interactive, hands-on, individual and small-group activities to create in impact inventory and start forging an impact identity.

Perform the Protest: A Theatre Action for Our Time

Sep 24, 2020

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Fisher Theater, south courtyard

free

Theatre Arts, performances

Through "Perform the Protest," ISU Theatre will share how art becomes a universal language and allows us to better hear and understand each other. Live outdoor performances and/or virtual performances. Through public speaking, acting, singing, performance and design, the ISU Theatre company will share the power of a person's voice and provide perspectives on the issues and ideas that matter to its cast members.

Friday, 25 Sep 2020

Webinar, Engaging Students through Polls and Group Work

Sep 25, 2020

11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Online only - view on your own via WebEx (use link below)

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Join Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT) staff Karen Bovenmyer and Gretchen Anderson (Program Coordinators) as they share strategies for dynamic engagement via synchronous class sessions. They will describe and model ways in which instructors can create active learning experiences using Top Hat, Webex, Zoom, and MS Teams.

Innovators Forum: Rowena Crosbie

Sep 25, 2020

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

www.sictr.iastate.edu/flagship-fridays

free

Student Innovation Center Lectures

A live, moderated conversation with Rowena Crosbie, founder and president of Tero International, an interpersonal skills research and corporate training company. Crosbie also co-authored the book "Your Invisible Toolbox," and received the Immigrant Spirit Award at the 2018 International Entrepreneurs Summit. Registration required.

Award-Winning Seminar Series: Alignment, Trust, and Inclusiveness (Tera Jordan)

Sep 25, 2020

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Online only - view on your own via Zoom (registration information below)

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

All graduate faculty and other key stakeholders in graduate education are encouraged to take part in this three-part workshop series facilitated by Tera R. Jordan (Assistant Provost for Faculty Development and Associate Professor of Human Development and Family Studies).

Web talk, Lightboards and Asynchronous Lectures: Improving content and problem discussions for students

Sep 25, 2020

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

online only - via Zoom from Yale University

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

With the current events and increased need for digital content, improving the delivery of online material can seem very daunting and time-consuming. Using a lightboard studio, faculty are able to provide lectures, problem discussion, and material explanations on-camera.

Perform the Protest: A Theatre Action for Our Time

Sep 25, 2020

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Campanile, south lawn

free

Theatre Arts, performances

Through "Perform the Protest," ISU Theatre will share how art becomes a universal language and allows us to better hear and understand each other. Live outdoor performances and/or virtual performances. Through public speaking, acting, singing, performance and design, the ISU Theatre company will share the power of a person's voice and provide perspectives on the issues and ideas that matter to its cast members.

Saturday, 26 Sep 2020

Perform the Protest: A Theatre Action for Our Time

Sep 26, 2020

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Fisher Theater, south courtyard

free

Theatre Arts, performances

Through "Perform the Protest," ISU Theatre will share how art becomes a universal language and allows us to better hear and understand each other. Live outdoor performances and/or virtual performances. Through public speaking, acting, singing, performance and design, the ISU Theatre company will share the power of a person's voice and provide perspectives on the issues and ideas that matter to its cast members.