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Wednesday, 11 Apr 2018

Retirement reception: Danette Greenfield

Apr 11, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Printing and Publications Building

free

Printing Services Meetings, receptions

Danette Greenfield, a customer services specialist with printing and copy services, is retiring. A short program will begin at 2 p.m.

Depth and Dialogue: #metoo at ISU

Apr 11, 2018

1:10 PM

172 Hamilton Hall

free

Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication Diversity Lectures Student activities

"Depth and Dialogue: #metoo at ISU," a facilitated talk about how the national movement is influencing the Iowa State community. Planned as part of the First Amendment Days celebration.

Depth and Dialogue: Shedding light on mental illness

Apr 11, 2018

2:10 PM

172 Hamilton Hall

free

Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication Diversity Lectures Student activities

"Depth and Dialogue: Shedding Light on Mental Illness," a facilitated talk about how panelists are using their platforms to raise awareness. Planned as part of the First Amendment Days celebration.

Hilton Chair Series Lecture: Internet of Food

Apr 11, 2018

4:00 PM

2432 Food Sciences Building

free

ISU Lecture Series Lectures

2017-18 Helen LeBaron Hilton Endowed Chair Lecture Series. Matthew Lange is a professional food and health informatician and research scientist.

Lecture: Internet of Food

Apr 11, 2018

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

2432 Food Sciences Building

free

Food Science and Human Nutrition Lectures

Matthew Lange, professional food and health informatician and research scientist at UC Davis, is helping to define and shape a new scientific discipline known as Food Informatics, while simultaneously enabling the engineering of a computable infrastructure for the burgeoning Internet of Food.

Artful Yoga

Apr 11, 2018

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall

free

University Museums Arts, performances

This practice will enrich your yoga experience by going beyond the physical and inviting an artistic perspective to your awareness. The practice will begin at 5:30 with a brief talk connecting the current exhibition to the yoga practice. No yoga experience is necessary, but please bring your own mat. Free, but online registration required at www.museums.iastate.edu.

Arabic Calligraphy Workshop

Apr 11, 2018

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

294 Carver Hall

free

World Languages and Cultures Department Arts, performances Diversity

A hands-on workshop to learn about and practice the beautiful art of Arabic calligraphy, led by Iraqi calligrapher Ghazi Almishal. No knowledge of Arabic is required. Tools are provided.

Art Reception for Current Exhibits

Apr 11, 2018

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Gallery & Pioneer Room at the Memorial Union

Free

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Meet the artists and award winners in the Focus Exhibit in the Pioneer Room and the Apex Exhibit in the Gallery.

Lecture: Damned Lies and Statistics

Apr 11, 2018

6:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Lectures

Joel Best is a professor of sociology at the University of Delaware and the author of 20 books, including "Damned Lies and Statistics," which taught readers how to become critical consumers of quantitative information. Keynote for the Graduate & Professional Student Research Conference.

Sewing Lessons

Apr 11, 2018

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $40, Public $50- (supplies included)

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Whether you are a beginner needing to learn how to operate a sewing machine, or someone who needs help finishing a project in progress, this is for you.

Lecture: Is Democracy Dying?

Apr 11, 2018

7:00 PM

Alliant Energy-Lee Liu Auditorium, Howe Hall

free

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Lectures

First Amendment keynote John Whyte, former director of Constitutional Law for the Government of Saskatchewan, will discuss the many challenges democracy faces today, including novel personalities, unequal distribution, poor manners, deep ethnic and social divisions, changes in communications systems and shifts in legal and political morals.

ISU Percussion Ensemble

Apr 11, 2018

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tye Recital Hall, Music Hall

free

Music Department Arts, performances

ISU Percussion Ensemble is directed by Jonathan Sharp.

SUB Comedy Night with Nick Guerra

Apr 11, 2018

9:00 PM

M-Shop, Memorial Union

free

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Nick Guerra is an exciting comedian who has recently made appearances on NBC, Comedy Central and the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. His stand-up covers a variety of topics like relationships, family and everyday life.

Thursday, 12 Apr 2018

First Amendment Days: #Mosaic and photo booth

Apr 12, 2018

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Central campus

free

Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication Lectures Student activities

Help create a Hashtag Mosaic that showcases the five freedoms of the First Amendment, and show what the First Amendment means to you. Take a picture anywhere and post it to your public Instagram or Twitter account, using the hashtag #isufirst. Mosaic reveal is at 2 p.m. Planned as part of the First Amendment Days celebration.

First Amendment Days: Democalypse March

Apr 12, 2018

9:30 AM

Curtiss Hall steps

free

Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication Meetings, receptions Student activities

Experience a society without the First Amendment in this interactive march around Central Campus. After the march, Iowa State Daily staffers will work with visiting high school students on a hands-on assignment. Planned as part of the First Amendment Days celebration.

Caterpillar Club

Apr 12, 2018

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. Best for children five and under with an adult.

Fashion Week: Worn Wear College Tour

Apr 12, 2018

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Truck parked west of Memorial Union

free

Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Arts, performances Student activities

Patagonia's Worn Wear tour stops at Iowa State. Worn Wear celebrates the stories we wear, keeps gear in action longer through repair and reuse, and recycles garments when beyond repair. Bring any clean, damaged clothing to Worn Wear, and Patagonia will repair it for free. Items are not excluded to Patagonia-branded clothing.

Fashion Week: Takeover Thursday

Apr 12, 2018

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Campanile (LaBaron lobby if rain)

free

Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Arts, performances Student activities

Learn more about The Fashion Show, and the apparel, merchandising and design program. Enjoy live music, enter a raffle and pick up a T-shirt.

Feast on the First

Apr 12, 2018

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Central campus

free

Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication Meetings, receptions Student activities

Food, fun, freebies and free expression on central campus. Enjoy Jimmy John's sandwiches; free T-shirts and souvenir photos for those who participate in the #isufirst Hashtag Mosaic; photo booth with props; and soapbox speeches. Planned as part of the First Amendment Days celebration.

Brown Bag: Nature at Noon

Apr 12, 2018

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Reiman Gardens

free

Reiman Gardens Lectures

"Forces of Nature: Student Kinetic Art at Reiman Gardens." Get the inside scoop on a collaborative kinetic art installation at Reiman Gardens from ISU architecture faculty and students.

2-Part Series: Sketchnoting - Planning a Research Poster

Apr 12, 2018

12:10 PM - 1:30 PM

0074 Armory

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

"Sketchnoting - Planning a Research Poster." Make your posters more accessible with this vibrant visual story-telling tool. Verena Paepcke-Hjeltness, Assistant Professor of Industrial Design, will introduce basic visual strategies to compose research posters based on design thinking methodologies.

Workshop: Human Subjects Research Using IRBManager

Apr 12, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Conference Room 222, Kingland Building

free

Research Office Training, development

Learn how to work with the new IRBManager system. Sessions are most useful for anyone who performs research with human subjects or who needs to sign off on IRB applications. Participants will learn how to submit IRB applications and access study information in the new system.

First Amendment Days: #Mosaic reveal

Apr 12, 2018

2:00 PM

Central campus

free

Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication Meetings, receptions Student activities

Enjoy free Insomnia cookies as we reveal the Hashtag Mosaic, which displays the five freedoms of the First Amendment! After the mosaic is revealed, stick around until 4 p.m. to take more photos and get souvenir prints. Planned as part of the First Amendment Days celebration.

Lecture: Using Business as a Tool for Change

Apr 12, 2018

4:00 PM

Dolezal Auditorium, 127 Curtiss Hall

free

ISU Lecture Series Lectures Live Green

Three members of Patagonia's product development team have been selected as Guest Designers for The Fashion Show 2018 and will speak on the company's history and business practices, including the challenges of using sustainable materials in apparel manufacturing.

Cyclone Cinema: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Apr 12, 2018

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!

Cyclone Voice, with Skylar Grey

Apr 12, 2018

8:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Cyclone Voice is a singing competition that highlights the vocal talents of Iowa State students. This year's finale will be hosted by pop singer Skylar Grey. Skylar is known for being featured in the song 'Glorious' and her hit song 'Coming Home, Part II'. Skylar will emcee the event and perform a few songs right before the winner is announced.

Lecture: Why the First Amendment Is Worth It

Apr 12, 2018

8:00 PM

Benton Auditorium, Scheman Building

free

ISU Lecture Series Diversity Lectures

Paul Kix, a deputy editor at ESPN the Magazine and an alum of Iowa State's Greenlee School of Journalism and Mass Communication, will discuss why 2018 is a critical year for celebrating and using the five freedoms of the First Amendment.

Friday, 13 Apr 2018

Add/Drop deadline

Apr 13, 2018

All day

10 Enrollment Services Center

Registrar Academic calendar

Last day to add/drop a second half-semester course without extenuating circumstances.

Graduate College: Deadline

Apr 13, 2018

All day

Registrar Academic calendar

Graduate College: last day for final oral examinations. Open an account in ProQuest and enter the title for your thesis/dissertation.

Pass/Not Pass Deadline

Apr 13, 2018

All day

10 Enrollment Services Center

Registrar Academic calendar

Last day to change a second half-semester course to or from Pass/Not Pass.