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Friday, 10 Oct 2014

Cyclone Cinema: 22 Jump Street

Oct 10, 2014

7:00 PM

Carver Hall 101

free

Student Union Board Student activities

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!

Dance social

Oct 10, 2014

7:30 PM - 9:45 PM

196 Forker Building

free

Student Organizations Student activities

Free dance social hosted by the ISU Ballroom Dance Club. Singles welcome. Dress is casual; indoor shoes or socks are required.

Performance: Spring Awakening

Oct 10, 2014

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Fisher Theater, Ames

Adults $18, seniors $16, students $11

Theatre Arts, performances

This play set in 19th century Germany tells the story of teenagers discovering their sexuality in a repressive society. Mature themes, sexual situations, and explicit language.

Saturday, 11 Oct 2014

Cy Buttons for Homecoming Week

Oct 11, 2014

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$0.50 per button

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Choose your favorite ISU logo--vintage or new--and make it into a button or magnet. Show your Cyclone Pride!

Rainbow Necklaces for Coming Out Week

Oct 11, 2014

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$5 per necklace

The Workspace Arts, performances Diversity Student activities

Stop by The Workspace to make a simple rainbow necklace with clustered jump rings. Whether you identify as LGBTQ or an Ally, drop in and show your support for a safe world where individuals can live truthfully and openly.

Homecoming: Cyclone Central Tailgate

Oct 11, 2014

11:30 AM - 2:00 PM

ISU Alumni Center

free

Alumni Association Meetings, receptions

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).

Homecoming: Football

Oct 11, 2014

2:30 PM

Jack Trice Stadium

$25-$65

Athletics Athletics

ISU vs. Toledo (Homecoming).

Cyclone Cinema: 22 Jump Street

Oct 11, 2014

7:00 PM

Carver Hall 101

free

Student Union Board Student activities

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!

Performance: Spring Awakening

Oct 11, 2014

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Fisher Theater, Ames

Adults $18, seniors $16, students $11

Theatre Arts, performances

This play set in 19th century Germany tells the story of teenagers discovering their sexuality in a repressive society. Mature themes, sexual situations, and explicit language.

Sunday, 12 Oct 2014

Softball

Oct 12, 2014

11:00 AM

Cyclone Sports Complex

free

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. Iowa Central (double-header).

Performance: The Wiggles

Oct 12, 2014

1:00 PM

Stephens Auditorium

$20-$49

Iowa State Center Arts, performances

Get ready for energetic and spontaneous entertainment from the legendary Australian group, The Wiggles!

Rainbow Necklaces for Coming Out Week

Oct 12, 2014

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$5 per necklace

The Workspace Arts, performances Diversity Student activities

Stop by The Workspace to make a simple rainbow necklace with clustered jump rings. Whether you identify as LGBTQ or an Ally, drop in and show your support for a safe world where individuals can live truthfully and openly.

Soap Making - Cold Process Class

Oct 12, 2014

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $50, Public $60 (includes supplies)

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Make quality, handmade soap from scratch. Learn the step-by-step process - from the selection of oils and fragrances and calculating lye amounts to picking out equipment. Lye safety will be emphasized (there are no pre-made synthetic bases in this class!)

After America in the Making - FDR and the New Deal

Oct 12, 2014

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Brunnier Art Museum

free

University Museums Arts, performances

N.C. Wyeth's America in the Making depicts twelve dramatic scenes taken from American history beginning with North American explorer Francisco Vasquez de Coronado and ending with Abraham Lincoln. But, what are some of the major American moments of the 20th and 21st centuries? This program will show a portion of the film American Experience: FDR. Stricken with polio at age 39, president at age 50; explore the public and private life of a deter

Performance: Spring Awakening

Oct 12, 2014

2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Fisher Theater, Ames

Adults $18, seniors $16, students $11

Theatre Arts, performances

This play set in 19th century Germany tells the story of teenagers discovering their sexuality in a repressive society. Mature themes, sexual situations, and explicit language.

ISU Symphonic Band & Concert Band

Oct 12, 2014

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Ames City Auditorium

$7/$5- tickets available at the door

Music Department Arts, performances

Christian Carichner, conductor Concert Bands; Steven Smyth, conductor Symphonic Band

Cyclone Cinema: 22 Jump Street

Oct 12, 2014

7:00 PM

Carver Hall 101

free

Student Union Board Student activities

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!

Monday, 13 Oct 2014

Town Hall: TIER efficiencies

Oct 13, 2014

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Gallery, Memorial Union

University Relations Meetings, receptions

The university community is invited to a discussion of the latest efficiencies (business cases) proposed for possible implementation at the state universities. The business cases spring from the state Board of Regents Transparent, Inclusive Efficiency Review (TIER).

Learning Community: Service-Learning

Oct 13, 2014

12:10 PM - 1:00 PM

2030 Morrill Hall

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Are you interested in developing, or enhancing, a service-learning component within your course? You are invited to join this dynamic, interdisciplinary group as we walk-through the process of integrating service-learning into the curriculum. These interactive sessions will include topical discussions, readings, and sharing of best practices.

Online Tele-Workshop: Multiweek course: Developing the Resilient Writing Spirit: How to Overcome Shame and Impostor Feeling - 2

Oct 13, 2014

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Online Tele-Workshop - National Center for Faculty Diversity and Development

Free

Academic Affairs Training, development

This is a 3-week workshop focused on developing one's sense of worthiness to express one's ideas and become prolific as a minoritized scholar.

Rainbow Necklaces for Coming Out Week

Oct 13, 2014

2:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$5 per necklace

The Workspace Arts, performances Diversity Student activities

Stop by The Workspace to make a simple rainbow necklace with clustered jump rings. Whether you identify as LGBTQ or an Ally, drop in and show your support for a safe world where individuals can live truthfully and openly.

Basketweaving Class

Oct 13, 2014

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $35, Public $45 (includes supplies)

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Weave a basket that can hang on the wall or on a door. Catch your mail, your keys, or other items you need a special place for. This basket will incorporate reed, cane and seasonal decorations.

Black & White Photography Class

Oct 13, 2014

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $20, Public $30 (includes supplies)

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Access the versatility of black and white photography through a digital platform. Photograph still life and action shots, and transform these images from color into black and white to experience the tonal transformations and variety black and white photography is known for.

In the Footsteps of Norman Borlaug: The Golden Years of Wheat Production

Oct 13, 2014

8:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Lectures Special events Student activities

Plant scientist Sanjaya Rajaram was named the 2014 World Food Prize Laureate. The Norman Borlaug Lecture.

Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014

Rainbow Necklaces for Coming Out Week

Oct 14, 2014

2:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$5 per necklace

The Workspace Arts, performances Diversity Student activities

Stop by The Workspace to make a simple rainbow necklace with clustered jump rings. Whether you identify as LGBTQ or an Ally, drop in and show your support for a safe world where individuals can live truthfully and openly.

Presentation: The Current State of Software Protection

Oct 14, 2014

2:10 PM - 3:00 PM

Room 1810 Gilman Hall

free

ISU Research Foundation Meetings, receptions Special events

Software expert and Minneapolis patent attorney Steve Lundberg will address numerous questions about software protection, including kinds of protections, the threat of misuse or misappropriation, and the impact of recent court decisions.

Meeting: Faculty Senate

Oct 14, 2014

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

Faculty Senate Meetings, receptions

The Faculty Senate represents the general faculty of Iowa State University and participates in shared governance of the University with the administration. Senate meetings are open to the public.

Class: Beginner Photography

Oct 14, 2014

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Reiman Gardens

Reiman Gardens

This is a four part course on Tuesdays, October 7, October 14, October 21, and October 28 from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. This four-part workshop will cover the basics of photography including equipment and how to use it, depth of field, aperture, light, composition, finding your subject and tips and tricks. Each class is broken into 3 parts: classroom discussion, hands-on practice taking pictures by the students and review of the images taken.

Acrylic Painting Class

Oct 14, 2014

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $65, Public $75 (includes supplies)

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Learn basic color theory as well as painting from both life and photographs. Techniques will include monochromatic painting, full color application, and glazing. For painters of all levels.