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Tuesday, 21 Aug 2018

Sharpie Mugs Walk-in Craft

Channel: Student Activities Center

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

Decorate a white mug with special markers that can be heat-set for washability. We will have design ideas for inspiration including coffee quotes, ways to create patterns, and fancy monogram examples.

Cost: $8

LGBTQIA+ Community Welcome

Channel: Center for LGBTQIA+ Student Success

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

The LGBTQIA+ Community Welcome is the premier welcome event providing an introduction and welcome to the LGBTQIA+ community at Iowa State University.

Floral Design: Tethered Tropicals

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

Transform grasses and leaves into clever wraps and ties for a sweeping design featuring tropical flowers.

Wednesday, 22 Aug 2018

Art Walk: An Artful Welcome

Channel: University Museums

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm @ Food Sciences Bldg., west entrance

Whether you've been on campus for years or only a few days, join University Museums as we look at the public art that helped set the foundations for the exceptional collection that ISU has today. Meet at the west entrance of the Food Science Building (facing Farm House Lane).

Cost: free

Watercolor Bookmarks Walk-in Craft

Channel: Student Activities Center

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

Make a splash of watercolor on heavy paper and leave with a bookmark, or small work of art.

Cost: $1

Thursday, 23 Aug 2018

Bookmobile: Ames Public Library

Channel: Community activities

11:00 am - 1:00 pm @ Driveway between Parks and Morrill

In partnership with the university library, the Ames Public Library's Bookmobile added a regular Iowa State stop to its weekly route. The Bookmobile will park behind Bessey Hall from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursdays. Items from the Ames Public Library (for all ages) can be checked out, returned or reserved in advance for pick up.

Cost: free

Plant Walk: Medicinal Plants

Channel: Reiman Gardens

11:00 am - 11:45 am @ 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.

Try the Pottery Wheel

Channel: Student Activities Center

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

Not ready to commit to a pottery class? Experience throwing on the wheel with Workspace potters!

Cost: $10

Woodshop Orientation

Channel: Student Activities Center

5:30 pm - 8:30 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

Learn the fundamentals of woodworking equipment while creating a tool carrier. Leave class with knowledge of proper machinery use, and, most importantly, woodshop safety.

Cost: ISU $20 Public $30 (supplies included + $6 optional purchase)

Cyclone Cinema

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

Avengers: Infinity War - Iron Man, Thor, the Hulk and the rest of the Avengers unite to battle their the evil Thanos.

Cost: free

Cyclone Cinema

Channel: Student Union Board

10:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

Avengers: Infinity War - Iron Man, Thor, the Hulk and the rest of the Avengers unite to battle their the evil Thanos.

Cost: free

Friday, 24 Aug 2018

Drop Deadline

Channel: Academic Calendar

All day @ 10 Enrollment Services Center

Last day to drop full-semester or first half-semester courses without the drop appearing on the permanent record or counting toward the limit of dropped courses.

Registration Deadline: Fall 2018

Channel: Academic Calendar

All day

Last day to initiate registration through AccessPlus. A late registration fee applies.

Schedule change deadline

Channel: Academic Calendar

All day @ 10 Enrollment Services Center

Last day to process most schedule changes or to add/drop a course without signatures of instructor and adviser (full-semester courses and first half-semester courses). See the tuition adjustment schedule for financial deadlines and the Schedule of Classes for exceptions.

Celebration: Women's Equality Day

Channel: Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics

10:00 am - 3:00 pm @ Margaret Sloss Women's Center

Story County residents can register to vote (free cookies, brownies and lemonade for those who do). All are welcome to learn more about programs offered by the Catt Center, the Margaret Sloss Womens Center, and the League of Women Voters of Ames and Story County.

Cost: free

Annual ReACT Gallery Kickoff

Channel: University Museums

11:30 am - 1:00 pm @ ReACT Gallery, 0003 Morrill Hall

The ReACT Gallery is intended to be a safe and respectful place to express and explore reactions, opinions, and perspectives of national current event issues that are relevant to the ISU community. Brief remarks will be made at 12:10 by Sarah Nusser and Pam Cain. Light refreshments provided.

Cost: free

Retirement reception: Kenneth Koehler

Channel: Statistics Department

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm @ Cardinal Room, Memorial Union

University Professor of statistics Kenneth Koehler is retiring. A program will begin at 3:30 p.m.

Cost: free

Paint Your Own Pottery: Mug Night

Channel: Student Activities Center

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

We like big cups and we cannot lie! From traditional coffee mugs to ones shaped like owls and elephants, we have mugs of all sizes and styles.

Cost: ISU $4, Public $5, plus the cost of the bisque selected

Volleyball

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm @ Hilton Coliseum

Iowa State volleyball will open its regular season and the Iowa State Challenge against Ole Miss. First serve at 6:30 p.m. Price also gets fans admission to Oregon State vs. Virginia match at 4 p.m.

Cost: $5

Cyclone Cinema

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

Avengers: Infinity War- Iron Man, Thor, the Hulk and the rest of the Avengers unite to battle their the evil Thanos.

Cost: free

Comedian Alice Wetterlund

Channel: Student Union Board

9:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

ISU AfterDark is a student group that plans late night events throughout the semester. All activities are free for students and the public! Come enjoy the fun!

Cost: free

Free Crafts at ISU AfterDark

Channel: Student Activities Center

9:00 pm - 12:00 am @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU students are invited to the MU for free late-night activities held three times a semester. Come make a Mini Palette Coaster for our fall kick-off event.

Cost: ISU Students: Free

ISU AfterDark

Channel: Student Union Board

9:00 pm - 1:00 am @ Memorial Union

ISU AfterDark is a student group that plans late night events throughout the semester. All activities are free for students and the public! Come enjoy the fun!

Cost: free

Cyclone Cinema

Channel: Student Union Board

10:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

Avengers: Infinity War - Iron Man, Thor, the Hulk and the rest of the Avengers unite to battle their the evil Thanos.

Cost: free

Comedian Pete Davidson

Channel: Student Union Board

11:00 pm - 12:00 am @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

ISU AfterDark is a student group that plans late night events throughout the semester. All activities are free for students and the public! Come enjoy the fun!

Cost: free

Saturday, 25 Aug 2018

Textbook Return

Channel: Academic Calendar

All day @ ISU Bookstore

Last day to return textbooks for refund to University Book Store. Exclusions apply.

Volleyball

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @ Hilton Coliseum

Iowa State volleyball will host Virginia at 10 a.m. in their second match of the Iowa State Challenge. Price of admission also covers match at noon between Ole Miss and Oregon State.

Cost: $5

Volleyball

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm @ Hilton Coliseum

Iowa State volleyball closes out the Iowa State Challenge at 6:30 p.m. against the Oregon State Beavers.

Cost: $5

Cyclone Cinema

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

Avengers: Infinity War - Iron Man, Thor, the Hulk and the rest of the Avengers unite to battle their the evil Thanos.

Cost: free

Cyclone Cinema

Channel: Student Union Board

10:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

Avengers: Infinity War - Iron Man, Thor, the Hulk and the rest of the Avengers unite to battle their the evil Thanos.

Cost: free