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Monday, 15 Jan 2024

Community Celebration: Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Jan 15, 2024

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Ames City Hall


Community Diversity Lectures

Attend in person or watch live online. George Trice, founder of the Trice Legacy Foundation that awards scholarships and grants to students, will serve as the keynote speaker. Refreshments will be served at 6 p.m. in the gymnasium, followed by the program at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium. A livestream is available for those who cannot attend in person.

Thursday, 18 Jan 2024

Carillon Concert: Let Freedom Ring

Jan 18, 2024

11:50 AM - 12:10 PM

Central Campus


Community Arts, performances Lectures

A carillon concert in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., performed by Tin-Shi Tam, the university carilloneur and Charles T. and Ivadelle Cobb Cownie Professor of Music. The program includes hymns, spirituals and music inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Thursday, 25 Jan 2024

Reimagining a New American Democracy

Jan 25, 2024

6:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

Lecture Series Diversity Lectures

Sherrilyn Ifill is a civil rights lawyer and scholar. From 2013-2022, she served as the President and Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF), the nation’s premier civil rights law organization fighting for racial justice and equality. She is currently a Distinguished Professor of Practice at Harvard Law School, and she serves as Ford Foundation Fellow at the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA), leading a...

Tuesday, 30 Jan 2024

Seminar: Deciphering the cis-regulatory logic of plant genomes at single-cell resolution

Jan 30, 2024

Jan 30, 2024 - Jan 30, 2024

1414 Molecular Biology


Research Lectures

Join the Genetics, Development and Cell Biology department for this seminar with Dr. Bob Schmitz, professor in the genetics department from the University of Georgia. Dr. Schmitz will discuss research into identifying cis-regulatory DNA elements instrumental to understanding transcriptional regulation during development and/or in response to external stimuli.