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What is featured?

Thursday, 05 Oct 2017

Bake sale

Oct 05, 2017

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

College of Design atrium

College of Design Meetings, receptions Special events

Proceeds of the sales benefit the United Way of Story County.

ISU Blood Drive

Oct 05, 2017

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

Special Events Special events

Students, faculty and staff and encouraged to donate blood during the ISU Blood Drive.

Youth Program: Caterpillar Club

Oct 05, 2017

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Reiman Gardens

Reiman Gardens

Join us weekly this winter for our popular Early Childhood Development program featuring stories and creative activities around a nature-based theme.

Cyclone Club Luncheon

Oct 05, 2017

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Reiman Ballroom, Alumni Center

$12 for optional lunch

Athletics Meetings, receptions

Featured speaker is football coach Matt Campbell; emceed by Voice of the Cyclones John Walters. Luncheons are open to the public. An optional lunch, catered by Hy-Vee, is available. Doors open at 11:30 a.m.

Meeting: Professional and Scientific Council

Oct 05, 2017

2:10 PM - 4:00 PM

Gallery, Memorial Union

free

Professional and Scientific Council Meetings, receptions

The P&S Council is a representative body elected by, and responsible to, Professional and Scientific employees at Iowa State University. Meetings are open to the public.

Leadership Workshop Series: Personal Values

Oct 05, 2017

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Pioneer Room, MU

Student Activities Center Diversity Student activities Training, development

The Leaders Workshop Series is an opportunity for you to build up your leadership skills from the inside out. During these workshops, you will have the opportunity to engage in activities and discussions that will help you establish your personal values, learn some tips and tricks on how to build a common purpose and community, as well as strategies for empowering your members to lead.

Cyclone Cinema: The Hitman's Bodyguard

Oct 05, 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!

William K. Deal Endowed Leadership Lecture

Oct 05, 2017

7:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Lectures Student activities

"Suddenly, suddenly, then all of a sudden: A tale of resiliency, entrepreneurship and the value of mentors" - Joe Kerns of Ames-based Kerns and Associates has been a consultant in agricultural operations and the animal production industry for more than 25 years.

Concert: Bryce Vine

Oct 05, 2017

8:00 PM

M-Shop, Memorial Union

$10-$15

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Bryce Ross-Johnson, known by his stage name Bryce Vine is an American rapper and singer from New York City.

Lecture: The Social Justice Origins and Future of Latinx Studies

Oct 05, 2017

8:00 PM

Benton Auditorium, Scheman Building

free

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Lectures Student activities

Latino/a Heritage Month speaker Ginetta Candelario is professor of sociology and Latin American & Latino/a Studies at Smith College, where her teaching focuses on race and ethnicity in the Americas and Latina/o communities in the United States and Latin American.

Friday, 06 Oct 2017

Bake sale

Oct 06, 2017

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

College of Design atrium

College of Design Meetings, receptions Special events

Proceeds of the sales benefit the United Way of Story County.

Chili feed and bake sale

Oct 06, 2017

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

136 Union Drive Community Center

Department of Residence Meetings, receptions Special events

In addition to the bake sale and chili feed, the loser of the Pie in the Face Challenge (Pete Englin or Roger Graden) will be crowned. Proceeds benefit the United Way of Story County.

Lecture: Financial Regulation and Reform

Oct 06, 2017

11:00 AM

Stark Lecture Hall, 1148 Gerdin Business Building

free

ISU Lecture Series Lectures Student activities

Michael Piwowar was appointed to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in 2013 and currently serves as Acting Chairman of the Commission. He was the Republican chief economist for the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs and the lead Republican economist on the four SEC-related titles of the Dodd-Frank Act and the JOBS Act. Part of the Stafford lecture series on banking.

Vintage Wine in New Bottles: A ThinkSpace approach to Greek and Roman Mythology

Oct 06, 2017

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

2030 Morrill Hall

Free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

How do you reimagine a subject that has been taught the same way for nearly 3,000 years? You use ThinkSpace! Alexander Hall, Lecturer in Classical Studies at the Department of World Languages and Cultures and Ritushree Chatterjee, Instructional Design Specialist ELO have crafted a new approach using ThinkSpace that helps online students develop the knowledge and skills to interpret Greek Mythology.

Paint Your Own Pottery: Skull Night

Oct 06, 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

From creepy Jack Sparrow and scary Eddie from Iron Maiden to vibrant sugar skulls, paint a cranium that celebrates your favorite skeletal character

Soccer

Oct 06, 2017

7:00 PM

Cyclone Sports Complex

free

Athletics Athletics

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

Concert: ISU Symphony Orchestra

Oct 06, 2017

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Hall

$ 5/$3 - get tickets early, buy in music hall office

Music Department Arts, performances

Jacob Harrison, conductor

Performance: Out of the Fire, The Banned Books Monologues

Oct 06, 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.

Comedian T.J. Miller

Oct 06, 2017

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Great Hall at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$30 public/$20 with ISU Student ID

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Named one of Variety's "Top 10 Comics to Watch," and EW's "Next Big Things in Comedy," and featured in HBO's Silicon Valley, Deadpool & Office Christmas Party.

Saturday, 07 Oct 2017

Pom Pom Party!

Oct 07, 2017

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Reiman Gardens

Reiman Gardens

Modern crafters have fallen in love with these easy-to-make and versatile little puffs. Learn trips from a pro, our own Volunteer Coordinator and expert crafter Taylor Woodcock, on making pom-poms from scratch and crafting them into everything from décor to wearables.

Softball

Oct 07, 2017

1:00 PM

Cyclone Sports Complex

free

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. Indian Hills (double-header). Check athletics website for schedule changes due to weather.

Reception: Everything to Everybody Exhibition

Oct 07, 2017

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Design on Main Gallery, 203 Main St., Ames

free

College of Design Special events

Closing reception for an exhibition of mixed-media paintings by Storm Lake artist and Buena Vista University art professor Mary Mello, who will give a gallery talk at 2:30 p.m.

Performance: Out of the Fire, The Banned Books Monologues

Oct 07, 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.