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Wednesday, 25 Oct 2017

Homecoming: Food on Campus

Channel: Alumni Association

7:30 am - 10:00 am @ Central campus

Lunch catered by Panera. Free with homecoming button ($5).

Art Walk: Celebrating Artful Engineering at Iowa State

Channel: University Museums

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm @ Marston Water Tower

"Innovation and Discovery." With Marston Hall reborn and reopened, it is a perfect time to enjoy the wonderful Art on Campus Collection in the College of Engineering that inspires those who study, work, and visit the College. Starting at the Marston Water Tower (from a distance), we will discover and discuss many of the public works of art that define the aesthetic of the Engineering environment. Meet at the West entrance to Marston at noon.

Cost: free

Homecoming: 'Bomb' Transcribe-A-Thon

Channel: University Library

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm @ 134 Parks Library

Participants will learn about "The Bomb" -- Iowa State's yearbook from 1894 to 1994 -- and how to transcribe its content. A quick tutorial is all it takes to get started. The event is free, and participants may come and go during the afternoon. Join the fun and learn about ISU history, too.

Cost: free

Intermediate Glass Beads Workshop

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

Take your bead skills to the next level! Learn to create "twisties" - special rods of glass made by melting and twisting multiple colors together.

Cost: ISU $23, Public $33- (supplies included)

Leadership Workshop Series: Wellness & Leadership

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm @ The Gallery, MU

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.

Cost: free

Made in the Shade: Ferns

Channel: Reiman Gardens

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

One of the most elegant and useful plants in the outdoor landscape is the fern.

Fine dining dinner: Ciao ISU, Taste of Italy

Channel: Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management

6:30 pm @ Tearoom, 23A MacKay Hall

The menu includes charcuterie board, butternut squash soup, roasted caprese salad, red wine-braised pork medallions and tiramisu. This is one of three themed dinners hosted this semester by students in hospitality management 487/587: Fine Dining Event Management. Reservations are required.

Cost: $30 ($35 with wine)

Homecoming: Yell Like Hell

Channel: Alumni Association

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm @ Central campus

Second cuts for the Yell Like Hell contest, which features skit competitions that promote school spirit with cheering, music and dancing.

Cost: free

African acrobatic troupe: Cirque Zuma Zuma

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

Cirque Zuma Zuma is unlike anything you've ever seen before. Many describe it as an African-style Cirque du Soleil; such is the standard of the performers and the quality of the show's live musical score.

Cost: free

Game Night at the Christian Petersen Art Museum

Channel: University Museums

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall

Compete and showcase your gaming skills at the current Christian Petersen Art Museum exhibition, GAME ART VS. ART GAME. Featuring eighteen interactive and diverse video games, this exhibit engages visitors with the University Museums in the dynamic setting of playful exploration and contemporary game design. No prior knowledge or skill in gaming is necessary, so stop by and join in on the fun!

Cost: free

ISU Flute Studio

Channel: Music Department

7:30 pm - 8:30 pm @ Tye Recital Hall, Music Hall

Students of Sonja Giles.

Cost: free