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Thursday, 28 Sep 2017

Canvas Workshop: Quizzes

Sep 28, 2017

12:10 PM - 1:10 PM

032 Parks Library

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Quizzes will prepare instructors to use the quizzing tool in Canvas.

Getting Started With Zotero

Sep 28, 2017

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Parks Library

free

University Library Training, development

Zotero is a great free tool for managing citations and documents,ideal for tracking sources used in your research. Preregistration is required. Register through Learn@ISU. Keyword:LIB. Please let us know if you need any kind of accommodation.

Cyclone Central Tailgate

Sep 28, 2017

4:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Alumni Center

0 (charge for catered meal)

Alumni Association Special events

Cyclones everywhere are invited to celebrate at the ISU Alumni Center before every home football game. Enjoy giveaways, shopping, refreshments, marching band performances, Cy and spirit squad appearances, and entertainment for all ages. Doors open 3 hours prior to kick-off and end 30 minutes prior to kickoff.

Turquoise Bracelet Class

Sep 28, 2017

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $55, Public $65- (supplies included)

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Create a lovely turquoise bracelet using wire working techniques with sterling silver.

Presidents Training

Sep 28, 2017

6:30 PM

The Gallery, MU

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities Training, development

President's Training must be taken annually by the chief officer(s) of every student organization. President's Training certification is valid from September 1 to August 31 of each year. If you were a student/campus organization President last year you will have to fulfill the requirement again. It's a recurring, annual expectation.

Cyclone Cinema: Cars 3

Sep 28, 2017

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!

Electroacoustic Improvisations

Sep 28, 2017

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

ISU Design on Main Gallery, 203 Main St., Ames

free

College of Design Arts, performances

Composer and sound artist Scott L. Miller will join saxophonist and Iowa State University faculty member Michael Giles for a one-hour performance of improvisatory electronic chamber music followed by a catered reception. Part of the 2017 Lipa Festival of Electroacoustic and Visual Music.

Football

Sep 28, 2017

7:00 PM

Jack Trice Stadium

TBA

Athletics Athletics

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

Paul L. Errington Memorial Lecture: Vanishing Vaquitas

Sep 28, 2017

7:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Lectures Live Green Student activities

"Vanishing Vaquitas: Lessons from a Humble Porpoise" - Barbara Taylor is a conservation biologist at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Southwest Fisheries Science Center and involved with recent efforts to protect the critically endangered vaquita porpoises.

Friday, 29 Sep 2017

Book sale

Sep 29, 2017

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Curtiss rotunda

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Meetings, receptions

A fundraiser for the United Way of Story County. Books, CDs and DVDs are available; free will donations are appreciated.

Series: Best Practices in Online Course Design

Sep 29, 2017

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

View Part 3 on your own via Zoom (meeting link below)

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

This 3-part series will explore best practices in online course design through the use of the Quality Matters (QM) rubric. View part three on your own.

Canvas Workshop: Gradebook

Sep 29, 2017

12:10 PM - 1:10 PM

2015 Morrill Hall

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Explore the interface of the Canvas gradebook from the instructor and student perspectives.

Open house: Prospective Design students

Sep 29, 2017

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Gallery 181, College of Design

free

College of Design Meetings, receptions Student activities

Considering an undergraduate design program at Iowa State? Learn about the College of Design with facility tours, break-out sessions by major and an open forum with current students.

Retirement reception: Barb Burnett

Sep 29, 2017

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Pioneer Room, Memorial Union

Receptions and open houses Meetings, receptions

Barb Burnett, printing and copy services, is retiring.

Paint Your Own Pottery: Galaxy Night

Sep 29, 2017

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

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

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Start with a coat of black glaze and see how to add vibrant swirls and bursts of light.

Soccer

Sep 29, 2017

7:00 PM

Cyclone Sports Complex

free

Athletics Athletics

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

Concert: ISU Wind Ensemble

Sep 29, 2017

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Hall

$5/$3

Music Department Arts, performances

The ISU Wind Ensemble, conducted by Michael Golemo.

Performance: Out of the Fire, The Banned Books Monologues

Sep 29, 2017

7:30 PM

Fisher Theater

$11-$18

Theatre Arts, performances

The Forward Theatre Company of Madison Wisconsin first performed this series of monologues written mostly by those in the area on the subject of banned books from various points of view. Banned books included range from "James and the Giant Peach" to "Lady Chatterley's Lover". Permission has been given for ISU students to include their monologues on the subject as well. This production opens on the Friday of National Banned Books Week.

ISU AfterDark

Sep 29, 2017

9:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Memorial Union

free

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

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

Saturday, 30 Sep 2017

Schedule of Classes, Spring 2018

Sep 30, 2017

All day

Registrar Academic calendar

Schedule of Classes for Spring 2018 available for viewing on the Web.

Bonsai Show

Sep 30, 2017

9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Reiman Gardens

Reiman Gardens

Saturday and Sunday, September 30 and October 1 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Reiman Gardens will host the Iowa Bonsai Association (IBA) Fall Show.

Serendipity Dyeing

Sep 30, 2017

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Reiman Gardens

Reiman Gardens Arts, performances

"Making Magic with Flowers, Leaves, and Berries." Join expert Maggie Howe of Prairieland Herbs to explore a dye experience like no other.

Performance: Out of the Fire, The Banned Books Monologues

Sep 30, 2017

7:30 PM

Fisher Theater

$11-$18

Theatre Arts, performances

The Forward Theatre Company of Madison Wisconsin first performed this series of monologues written mostly by those in the area on the subject of banned books from various points of view. Banned books included range from "James and the Giant Peach" to "Lady Chatterley's Lover". Permission has been given for ISU students to include their monologues on the subject as well. This production opens on the Friday of National Banned Books Week.

Concert: Sun Seeker

Sep 30, 2017

8:00 PM

M-Shop, Memorial Union

$8-$10

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Sun Seeker is one of Music City's freshest new rock bands. It's inspired by 1960s legends like The Band and '90s rockers like Pavement, creating a unique blend of Southern whimsy and fuzzy, melodic rock.