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Saturday, 20 Jan 2018

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

1:00 pm @ Hilton Coliseum

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

Cost: TBA

Women's Basketball

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

6:30 pm @ Hilton Coliseum

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

Cost: $5-$12

Cyclone Cinema: Battle of the Sexes

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

The Student Union Board presents Cyclone Cinema! Showings are FREE in Carver 101 at 7 and 10 p.m. every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Hope to see you there!

Cost: free

Sunday, 21 Jan 2018

Orchids 101 Workshop

Channel: Reiman Gardens

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Have you caught the orchid fever? Ever wondered about these peculiar and wildly exotic flowers?

Wrestling

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

2:00 pm @ Hilton Coliseum

Iowa State vs. West Virginia. Times and dates are subject to change

Cyclone Cinema: Battle of the Sexes

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

The Student Union Board presents Cyclone Cinema! Showings are FREE in Carver 101 at 7 and 10 p.m. every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Hope to see you there!

Cost: free

Monday, 22 Jan 2018

Poster Sale

Channel: Student Activities Center

9:00 am - 6:00 pm @ Cardinal Room, MU

Hundreds of choices from art prints and movies to music and pop culture. Proceeds from the sale support art programs at the Memorial Union.

Cost: Most posters cost between $8 and $12

Farewell reception: Liz Kurt

Channel: Office of Admissions

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @ Campanile Room, Memorial Union

Liz Kurt, who has served as director of New Student Programs in the office of admissions for 19 years, has accepted a position with conference planning and management at Iowa State.

Cost: free

Campus Conversation: An Interfaith Dialogue

Channel: Lectures Program

6:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

"Campus Conversation VI: Striving for Mutual Respect, An Interfaith Dialogue," will include a panel presentation moderated by Shankar Subramaniam, mechanical engineering, and small group discussions.

Cost: free

Lecture: City Crafting in a Contested Age

Channel: College of Design

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm @ Design on Main Gallery, 203 Main St., Ames

Drawing on his background as both a scholar and an elected official, Iowa City Mayor Jim Throgmorton, professor emeritus of urban and regional planning at the University of Iowa, will share the story of acting as mayor for the past 24-plus months and the challenge of responding deftly to unexpected events.

Cost: free

Intermediate Knitting Class

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

Whether you are a beginner needing to learn how to operate a sewing machine, or someone who needs help finishing a project in progress, this is for you.

Cost: ISU $26, Public $36

Tuesday, 23 Jan 2018

Poster Sale

Channel: Student Activities Center

9:00 am - 6:00 pm @ Cardinal Room, MU

Hundreds of choices from art prints and movies to music and pop culture. Proceeds from the sale support art programs at the Memorial Union.

Cost: Most posters cost between $8 and $12

Workshop: Assignments and Gradebook in Canvas

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

10:00 am - 11:30 am @ 116 Durham

Participants will learn to create and manage Assignments and Assignment Groups as well as explore how the Gradebook is connected to the organization of Assignments.

Lunch and learn: Bridging the Divide

Channel: Office of the Vice President for Research

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm @ 368A Heady Hall

Learn about a new interdisciplinary research grant program. The sessions are for bringing together interested faculty from across campus, providing some examples of such collaborative activities through lightning talks, and to answer any questions about the new program. Lightning talks by Michael Chris Low, history, and Linda Shenk, English.

Cost: free

Award-Winning Faculty Series: Research Mentoring: Providing the Opportunity to Learn from Mistakes (Basil Nikolau)

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

12:10 pm - 1:30 pm @ 2030 Morrill Hall or view on your own via Zoom (link below)

Basil Nikolau, Professor of Biochemistry/Biophysics & Molecular Biology and Margaret Ellen White Graduate Faculty Awardee, shares how the Center for Biorenewable Chemicals diverse interdisciplinary team inspires curiosity, drive, and flexibility in graduate students, helping them overcome fear, take on responsibility, and communicate effectively.

Cost: free

Wheel Pottery Class

Channel: Student Activities Center

2:30 pm - 5:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

Get your hands dirty and make beautiful things! Start with centering clay and pulling cylinders, the building blocks to throwing on the wheel.

Cost: ISU $120, Public $130- (supplies included)

Lecture: How to Find Happiness in a Hectic World

Channel: Lectures Program

7:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial Union

Tibetan Buddhist nun Ven. Yuan Hao will visit from the largest Tibetan Buddhism Academy in the world.

Cost: free

Concert: Jack Harlow

Channel: Student Union Board

8:00 pm @ M-Shop, Memorial Union

Kentucky-based rapper Jack Harlow has been rapping since he was 12-years-old and is gaining popularity for his unique style. Fans of Drake, Earl Sweatshirt and Mac Miller will enjoy his complex sound.

Cost: $10-$14

Wednesday, 24 Jan 2018

Poster Sale

Channel: Student Activities Center

9:00 am - 6:00 pm @ Cardinal Room, MU

Hundreds of choices from art prints and movies to music and pop culture. Proceeds from the sale support art programs at the Memorial Union.

Cost: Most posters cost between $8 and $12

Workshop: Research with Human Subjects

Channel: Office of the Vice President for Research

11:00 am - 12:30 pm @ Gold Room, Memorial Union

In this session, you will learn tips on developing and submitting protocols to the Institutional Review Board (IRB). Sign up for one of the several dates we have scheduled throughout the year.

Cost: free

Art Walk - The Human Figure

Channel: University Museums

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm @ Gerdin Business Bldg., west entrance

From its beginnings, the Art on Campus has depicted the human form in a variety of ways. With the opening of the Manuel Neri exhibition at the Christian Petersen Art Museum join University Museums as we explore the representation of the human figure across campus. Meet inside the west entrance of the Gerdin Business Building.

Cost: free

Research Workshop: Submission software training

Channel: Office of the Vice President for Research

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm @ 2310 Kildee

The Office for Responsible Research will transition to a new electronic system for submission, review, and maintenance of Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) and Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) applications. The a-tune tick@lab system will go live in early 2018, integrating research, teaching and testing protocols, animal procurement and management, as well as veterinary medical records.

Cost: free

Workshop Series: The research-based flipped classroom - Team-Based Learning

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

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm @ 2030 Morrill Hall

"The research-based flipped classroom and team-based learning (TBL)," an increasingly-popular form of flipped-classroom where small-group learning that can be implemented effectively in small or large classes.

Cost: free

Lecture: Still Dreaming: Space After Spectacle and the Indifference of Architecture

Channel: College of Design

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm @ Kocimski Auditorium, 101 College of Design

Douglas Spencer, a lecturer in the history and theory of architecture at the Architectural Association School of Architecture and University of Westminster, both in London, will speak about how architecture modulates behaviors, forms of life and ways of being in space. Part of "For Other Architectures," the ISU Department of Architecture 2017-18 Public Program Series.

Cost: free

Star Wars Embroidery Workshop

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

You underestimate the power of crafting! Choose a Star Wars character to stitch, and nerd out with other fans of the Force. Those new to stitching will learn foundation embroidery stitches.

Cost: ISU $25, Public $35 (supplies included)

Concert: MAX

Channel: Student Union Board

8:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

MAX's fanbase started on YouTube with over 1.4 million followers. He has performed with Fall Out Boy, Wiz Khalifa and Hoodie Allen. His most recent album includes his hit single "Lights Down Low".

Cost: $15-$20

Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival Comedy Troupe

Channel: Student Union Board

9:00 pm @ M-Shop

Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival is Iowa State University's student comedy, improv group. Holding shows on some Wednesday nights, you can come and laugh to your hearts content at the Mojos, and with the Mojos.

Cost: $1

Thursday, 25 Jan 2018

Poster Sale

Channel: Student Activities Center

9:00 am - 6:00 pm @ Cardinal Room, MU

Hundreds of choices from art prints and movies to music and pop culture. Proceeds from the sale support art programs at the Memorial Union.

Cost: Most posters cost between $8 and $12

Workshop: Fundamentals of Science Communication

Channel: Office of the Vice President for Research

9:00 am - 12:00 pm @ Campanile Room, Memorial Union

This workshop offered by the American Association for the Advancement of Science addresses the needs of scientists and engineers to communicate scientific or technical information in a variety of public and professional interactions, such as media interviews, writing grant proposals, discussing ideas with students, testifying before Congress, or participating in public forums.

Cost: free