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Thursday, 26 Apr 2018

Candidate forum: Director, Sloss Women's Center

Apr 26, 2018

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

136 Union Drive Community Center

free

Dean of Students Office Meetings, receptions

Erin Meek, adjunct faculty at DMACC, Drake and Iowa State, is one of three finalists in the search for the next director of the Margaret Sloss Women's Center.

World Intellectual Property Day celebration

Apr 26, 2018

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Central campus

free

Office of Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer Meetings, receptions

The Iowa State University Research Foundation and the Office of Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer will celebrate World Intellectual Property Day on central campus April 26. The event will highlight important innovations developed by Iowa State researchers and include a sampling of products developed with ISU inventions. Those stopping by can meet faculty who are an important part of ISU's intellectual property engine.

In Focus: Daguerreotypes, Tintypes and Photographs from the Farm House Museum Collection

Apr 26, 2018

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Farm House Museum, central campus

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Photography, as we know it today, takes place on the screen of a computer or phone, but before the invention of these devices, all photographs were physical objects that could be touched, turned, held and looked at under a magnifying glass. Explore the Farm House Museum Collection of 19th Century photography with Charlie Coffey, exhibition curator, photographer, and University Museums intern extraordinaire.

Online event: Inclusive Teaching in Mathematics and Informatics

Apr 26, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

View on your own register through CIRTL through link below

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Diversity Training, development

Student and professor demographics in mathematics and informatics show that, like other STEM fields, women remain underrepresented as both learners and instructors. In this panel of current and future faculty and undergraduate students will discuss how identity intersects with instruction in these two fields.

College of Human Sciences Entrepreneurship Showcase

Apr 26, 2018

6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

LeBaron Hall lobby and auditorium

free

Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Academic calendar Special events

College of Human Sciences students compete for cash prizes as people from business, industry, and academia judge them on their ideas to start a new business or spruce up an existing one. The 15th annual College of Human Sciences Entrepreneurship Showcase will be held from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26 in the LeBaron Hall lobby area. The awards ceremony will follow at 9 p.m. in the LeBaron Auditorium.

4th Congressional District Democratic Candidate Forum

Apr 26, 2018

6:30 PM

South Ballroom, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Lectures

The Iowa State College Democrats will host a forum with candidates running for the Democratic nomination for the 4th Congressional District, which includes the city of Ames and Iowa State University.

Friday, 27 Apr 2018

Voorhees Supply Chain Management Conference

Apr 27, 2018

8:30 AM - 2:30 PM

CPMI Event Center, 2321 N. Loop Dr., Ames

$28, free for ISU students

Supply Chain and Information Systems Department Conferences

"Creative Destruction in Supply Chain," for professionals who deal with the planning, sourcing, making and delivering of products. This includes all businesses, entrepreneurs, and start-ups.

Anthropology Symposium

Apr 27, 2018

8:45 AM - 3:30 PM

Pearson Hall

free

World Languages and Cultures Department Conferences

The anthropology symposium is an opportunity for students to share their projects and research with faculty and peers. Christina Gish Hill, lecturer in world languages and cultures, will present the keynote address. All are welcome to attend. Registration not required.

CODAC Spring Art Sale

Apr 27, 2018

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Foyer outside Dean's Office, College of Design

College of Design Special events

Final day of biannual sale of work by students in the integrated studio arts (undergraduate) and integrated visual arts (graduate) programs, sponsored by CODAC (College of Design Art Club). Work this year may include ceramics, prints, photos, woods and textiles. Most items will range in price from $5 to $150. A majority of proceeds go to the artists, while the rest help fund club activities such as workshops, field trips and guest speakers.

Retirement reception: Tsing-Chang Chen

Apr 27, 2018

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Agronomy Hall commons

free

Geological and Atmospheric Sciences Department Diversity Meetings, receptions

Tsing-Chang (Mike) Chen, professor of geological and atmospheric sciences, is retiring after 40 years on the ISU faculty. Remarks will begin at 11:30 a.m.

Candidate forum: Director, Sloss Women's Center

Apr 27, 2018

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

136 Union Drive Community Center

free

Dean of Students Office Meetings, receptions

Ruxandra Looft, an advising coordinator at Iowa State, is one of three finalists in the search for the next director of the Margaret Sloss Women's Center.

Softball

Apr 27, 2018

4:00 PM

Cyclone Sports Complex

free

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. Baylor. Check athletics website for schedule changes due to weather.

Retirement reception: Justin Peters

Apr 27, 2018

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

305 Carver Hall

free

Mathematics Department Meetings, receptions

Professor of mathematics Justin Peters is retiring. Brief remarks will begin about 5:15 p.m.

Performance: Our Town

Apr 27, 2018

7:30 PM - 9:45 PM

Fisher Theater

$11-$18

Theatre Arts, performances

Ordinary life has great joys that very few people fully appreciate. There are also the transcendent moments surrounding love and death that come to all. This masterpiece of American theatre takes place in a small New England town at the turn of the last century. Through its themes lies the understanding that we are all connected no matter when we have lived and that we know in our hearts that something is eternal and it isn't the objects we own.

Performance: Town and Gown Chamber Music series

Apr 27, 2018

7:30 PM

Tye Recital Hall, Music Hall

$30 (free for students and youth)

Music Department Arts, performances

Featuring pianist Vadym Kholodenko, gold-medal winner of the 2013 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition.

Saturday, 28 Apr 2018

Softball

Apr 28, 2018

1:00 PM

Cyclone Sports Complex

free

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. Baylor. Check athletics website for schedule changes due to weather.

Performance: Our Town

Apr 28, 2018

7:30 PM - 9:45 PM

Fisher Theater

$11-$18

Theatre Arts, performances

Ordinary life has great joys that very few people fully appreciate. There are also the transcendent moments surrounding love and death that come to all. This masterpiece of American theatre takes place in a small New England town at the turn of the last century. Through its themes lies the understanding that we are all connected no matter when we have lived and that we know in our hearts that something is eternal and it isn't the objects we own.