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Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016

People to People Career Fair

Feb 10, 2016

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Scheman Building

free

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Conferences Student activities

The career fair offers employers and students a professional environment in which to connect and discuss internships and full-time employment opportunities in social services; education; health/wellness; government; and hospitality. There also will be an opportunity for students to meet with representatives from professional health and law schools.

Varieties Semifinals

Feb 10, 2016

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Great Hall, MU

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Semi-Finals is the first performance for Varieties! Only a select few move on to perform at Finals.

Walk-In Craft: Pom Pom Hearts

Feb 10, 2016

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$8

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Make your own pom poms from yarn and glue them to a heart-shaped plaque.

Picture Frames Class

Feb 10, 2016

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $30, Public $40 - supplies included

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Learn the basic construction of a frame including how to make mitered corners and create rabbets to hold the artwork.

Belly Dance

Feb 10, 2016

7:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU Five punches for $35, Public Five punches for $45

The Workspace Arts, performances Diversity Student activities

A Delsarte based approach to Middle Eastern (Belly) Dance in the style of award winning performer Shiara.

Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival Comedy Troupe

Feb 10, 2016

10:00 PM

M-Shop

$1

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

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.

Thursday, 11 Feb 2016

Pop-Up Valentine's Day Art Sale

Feb 11, 2016

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

By the 1st Floor North Stairwell at the MU

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Support local artists and give an original gift of art to your Valentine.

Varieties Semifinals

Feb 11, 2016

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Great Hall, MU

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Semi-Finals is the first performance for Varieties! Only a select few move on to perform at Finals.

Walk-In Craft: Etched Glass Bottles

Feb 11, 2016

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$8

The Workspace Arts, performances Live Green Student activities

Repurpose a wine bottle and make a decorative piece for you or your Valentine.

Lecture: Social Justice, Public Service and the Search for a Life That Matters

Feb 11, 2016

8:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Lectures Student activities

Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Series Keynote. Wes Moore is a combat veteran, Rhodes Scholar, White House fellow and the author of two books: "The Other Wes Moore" and "The Work: My Search for a Life That Matters."

Friday, 12 Feb 2016

Valentine's Day Rose Sale

Feb 12, 2016

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

South atrium, Memorial Union

$5-$55

Student Organizations Special events Student activities

The ISU Horticulture Club will be selling individual roses, arrangements and Valentine's Day cards on a first-come-first-serve basis, while supplies last.

Pop-Up Valentine's Day Art Sale

Feb 12, 2016

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

By the 1st Floor North Stairwell

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Support local artists and give an original gift of art to your Valentine.

Friday Night PYOP: Date Night

Feb 12, 2016

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $4 Studio Fee + cost of bisque, Public $5 Studio Fee + cost of bisque

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

We will show you the basics of Paint Your Own Pottery, and then we will fire it within a week for you to come pick up.

Lecture: Spherical Paintings and the Art of Optical Illusion

Feb 12, 2016

7:00 PM

Kocimski Auditorium, 0101 College of Design

free

ISU Lecture Series Arts, performances Lectures Student activities

Artist Dick Termes will discuss his unique spherical paintings known as Termespheres and the interconnection between math, science and art. Donald Benson Memorial Lecture in Literature, Science, and the Arts.

Andrew Ripp w/ Swear and Shake

Feb 12, 2016

9:00 PM

M-Shop

$8 Students / $12 Public

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Andrew Ripp creates music that pushes the boundaries of genre stereotypes, blending the energetic beats of pop music into a soul culture and adding the depth and groove of soul music into a pop culture.

Saturday, 13 Feb 2016

Valentine's Day Rose Sale

Feb 13, 2016

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

South atrium, Memorial Union

$5-$55

Student Organizations Special events Student activities

The ISU Horticulture Club will be selling individual roses, arrangements and Valentine's Day cards on a first-come-first-serve basis, while supplies last.

Buckwheat Zydeco

Feb 13, 2016

9:00 PM

M-Shop

$12 Students / $17 Public

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

If you've gotten into Zydeco music, felt its influence, or watched the world celebrate this great aspect of Louisiana culture over the past 30 years, then it's likely been because of Buckwheat Zydeco.

Sunday, 14 Feb 2016

Argentine Tango Practica

Feb 14, 2016

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU Five punches for $35, Public Five punches for $45

The Workspace Arts, performances Diversity Student activities

This Milonga (dance party) is a multi-level class with lots of time to enjoy the music and dance.

Monday, 15 Feb 2016

Cherry pie sales

Feb 15, 2016

11:00 AM

23 MacKay Hall

free

Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Meetings, receptions Student activities

The apparel, events and hospitality management program will be selling more than 1,600 cherry pies ($2 each) as part of a fundraiser to benefit student scholarships and organizations. T-shirts also will be available for $15. Sales will continue until 7 p.m., or while supplies last.

Veritas Forum: Toleration and Justice in a Broken World

Feb 15, 2016

6:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Lectures Student activities

Alex Tuckness is a professor and Director of Graduate Education in the Department of Political Science at Iowa State, with a courtesy appointment in the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies.

Glass Beads Class

Feb 15, 2016

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $67, Public $77 - includes supplies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Learn to create colorful glass beads by heating and shaping glass with a torch.

Wheel Pottery Class

Feb 15, 2016

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $100, Public $110 - includes supplies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Students will be guided through all aspects of forming bowls, mugs, vases and more on the pottery wheel.

Lecture: Game Design and Why It Matters

Feb 15, 2016

8:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Lectures Student activities

James Portnow is perhaps best known for writing Extra Credits, a web series that explores topics in games and the gaming industry. He is a game designer and consultant known for his theories on socially positive design.

Tuesday, 16 Feb 2016

Casting Metal Class

Feb 16, 2016

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $53, Public $63 - supplies included

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Lost-wax casting is an ago-old sculptural jewelry process.

Open Mic Night

Feb 16, 2016

8:00 PM

The M-Shop

FREE

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Open mic night gives students the chance to show off their talents to their fellow students. Many are musicians, comedians, and poets. So come on out and show us what kind of talents you have. (Sign Up starts at 7:30 p.m. until all spots are filled)

Wednesday, 17 Feb 2016

Walk-In Craft: Woodland Creatures

Feb 17, 2016

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$10

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Make an adorable and fuzzy winter-themed woodland creature!

Belly Dance

Feb 17, 2016

7:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU Five punches for $35, Public Five punches for $45

The Workspace Arts, performances Diversity Student activities

A Delsarte based approach to Middle Eastern (Belly) Dance in the style of award winning performer Shiara.

Lecture: Imagine a World without America

Feb 17, 2016

8:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Lectures Student activities

Dinesh D'Souza has had a 25-year career as a writer, scholar and public intellectual. He is a former policy analyst in the Reagan White House and fellow at the American Enterprise Institute.