Sunday, 24 Aug 2014
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 a different figure each week along with techniques for dancing better.
Monday, 25 Aug 2014
First day of the 2014 fall semester.
Schedule changes processed through AccessPlus registration or in 10 Enrollment Services Center.
Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014
Celebrate the anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, granting women the right to vote. Stop by Catt Hall's Plaza of Heroines to register to vote and enjoy light refreshments and an information booth for students interested in learning more about the Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics and the Margaret Sloss Women's Center.
Once a year, the Student Activities Center at Iowa State University holds WelcomeFest for students to experience Ames local businesses, community organizations and ISU departments. WelcomeFest attracts over 4,000 students, and 100+ businesses and departments. This event gives you the opportunity to display services, goods and employment opportunities, and welcome students to our community.
Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014
Join University Museums Interpretation Specialist David Faux in welcoming the newest public art addition to Lagomarcino and the School of Education. Let's explore how this mural by Rebecca Ekstrand and Tom Rosborough fits into the already rich tradition of Iowa State University's largest in the nation public art collection. Meet David in the Lagomarcino courtyard
Reiman Gardens' staff will take you through the initial steps to become a certified First Detector, in the ever-increasing effort to detect and diagnose "high-consequence" plant pests and pathogens, such as the emerald ash borer and the Asian long-horned beetle. Preregistration is highly encouraged. Free resource pack for the first 30 to register.
Thursday, 28 Aug 2014
A program will begin at 2:30 p.m. On Sept. 1, Olivia Madison will leave her position as dean and join the provost's office as a special assistant to the provost to help prepare for Iowa State's accreditation review by the Higher Learning Commission.
The annual LGBTQA (Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Queer Ally) Ice Cream Social provides an opportunity for the Iowa State community to connect to the LGBTQA community on campus through a social that features services, resources, ice cream, community, pride, games, and involvement opportunities! All are encouraged and welcome to attend. #RainbowSherbet
Friday, 29 Aug 2014
Last day to change a full semester course from audit to credit basis.
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.
Last day to initiate registration through AccessPlus. A late registration fee applies.
Last day to process most schedule changes without a schedule change fee 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. http://www.registrar.iastate.edu/fees/tuition-adj
Last day to process a schedule change for fall through AccessPlus registration.
Join the College of Human Sciences in sending off Dayle Nickerson with a retirement celebration. Nickerson, the director of student services, provided 25 years of dedicated service to the college.
The new facility, unique to Iowa State and nearly all of the Midwest, allows for animal-human interaction through teaching laboratories, outreach activities, and a variety of functions for current and future students.
Join us on Fridays evenings for a fun exploration of techniques in "painting" bisque. From three-inch inch minis to a foot-tall "Ginormagnome" we've got a cast of characters that are fun to decorate and add to your indoor or outdoor space.
Social gathering and networking opportunity for lecturers, clinicians, and adjunct faculty.
Iowa State vs. Stanford (AVCA Showcase)
The College of Design is hosting a book release party for "Prairie Gold: An Anthology of the American Heartland." Copies of the book will be available for purchase, and light snacks and nonalcoholic beverages will be provided.
Free dance social hosted by the ISU Ballroom Dance Club. Singles welcome. Dress is casual; indoor shoes or socks are required.
Steven Cooper's hit song "Bigger" features Akon and broke into the top #100 downloaded singles on iTunes. He's been featured alongside artists including Tech N9ne, Kid Rock, David Cook and many others. His catchy songs have been featured nationally on ESPN, Fox, MTVu and ABC Family.
Colin Jost is the head writer of Saturday Night Live and co-anchor of SNL's "Weekend Update." ISU AfterDark.
Saturday, 30 Aug 2014
Last day to return textbooks for refund to University Book Store. Exclusions apply. See www.isubookstore.com for details.
Fun for the whole family, regardless of the weather. Each tailgate features games, prizes, football action on the big screens, a marching band performance, a cash bar (Olde Main Brewing Company), and an optional catered meal by area vendors (preregistration required).