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What is featured?

Friday, 13 Apr 2018

First Amendment Workshop

Apr 13, 2018

8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Iowa State Daily, 2420 Lincoln Way

free

Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication Conferences Student activities

"Talk is Cheap, Free Speech Isn't. Expert training for First Amendment Champions," Gene Policinski, Newseum Institute; Andrea Frantz, Buena Vista University and Society of Collegiate Journalists; Mark Witherspoon, Iowa State Daily; and Julie Roosa, Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication. Planned as part of the First Amendment Days celebration. Registration (free) required.

First Amendment Days: Awards presentation

Apr 13, 2018

9:00 AM

169 Hamilton Hall

free

Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication Meetings, receptions Student activities

Greenlee School and Kappa Tau Alpha Diversity and Inclusion Awards Presentation: Ally Karsyn, Siouxland Public Media; and Emily Blobaum, Iowa State Daily, will be honored for excellence in journalism and promotion of a just and inclusive society through ethical storytelling that broadens people's understanding of diverse lives and communities. Planned as part of the First Amendment Days celebration. Registration (free) required.

Inclusive Classroom Faculty Development Workshop

Apr 13, 2018

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

2030 Morrill Hall

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Diversity Training, development

This faculty workshop includes pre-workshop online learning modules and an interactive face-to-face workshop focused on creating an inclusive classroom environment.

Fashion Week: Pop-up Shop

Apr 13, 2018

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Parks Library lawn

free

Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Arts, performances Student activities

Participate in a clothing swap, grab a bite to eat from food vendors and pick up an official Fashion Show T-shirt.

First Amendment Days: Free expression through artmaking

Apr 13, 2018

10:00 AM

172 Hamilton Hall

free

Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication Arts, performances Student activities

Explore the meaning of belonging through art in a session led by Ally Karsyn, founder, producer and host of Ode, a live storytelling series where community members tell true stories on stage to promote positive impact through empathy. Events are recorded for broadcast on NPR affiliate Siouxland Public Media, Sioux City, Iowa, where she is the arts producer and afternoon announcer. Planned as part of the First Amendment Days celebration.

Seminar: ISU Online Learning Community (ISU-OLC)

Apr 13, 2018

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

031 Parks Library

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

The purpose of the ISU-OLC is to share campus best practices to improve online teaching and learning; see how others are using the University Learning Management System (LMS).

First Amendment Days: Free expression through artmaking

Apr 13, 2018

2:00 PM

ReACT Gallery, Morrill Hall

free

Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication Arts, performances Student activities

Explore the meaning of belonging through art in a session led by Ally Karsyn, founder, producer and host of Ode, a live storytelling series where community members tell true stories on stage to promote positive impact through empathy. Events are recorded for broadcast on NPR affiliate Siouxland Public Media, Sioux City, Iowa, where she is the arts producer and afternoon announcer. Planned as part of the First Amendment Days celebration.

Ribbon cutting: Forker Building

Apr 13, 2018

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Forker Building

free

College of Human Sciences Meetings, receptions

Celebrate the completion of $7.4 million in renovations to the Forker Building, including new labs, offices and student spaces. Remarks will be given at 3 p.m. inside the building's west entrance by Department of Kinesiology Chair Philip Martin, College of Human Sciences Dean Laura Dunn Jolly, and President Wendy Wintersteen.

Retirement reception: Clark Ford

Apr 13, 2018

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Campanile Room, Memorial Union

free

Food Science and Human Nutrition Meetings, receptions

Clark Ford, associate professor of food science and human nutrition, is retiring. A program will begin at 4 p.m.

Paint Your Own Pottery: Gnome Gnight

Apr 13, 2018

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 three-inch inch minis to a foot-tall "Ginormagnome," we've got a cast of characters that are fun to decorate and add to your indoor or outdoor space.

Cyclone Cinema: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Apr 13, 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!

Fashion Week: Fashion's Night Out

Apr 13, 2018

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Garden Room, Gateway Hotel

free

Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Arts, performances Student activities

A celebratory evening with live music and meet the guest designers from Patagonia. Refreshments will be provided.

Concert: ISU Wind Ensemble

Apr 13, 2018

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Building

$5 for adults & children

Music Department Arts, performances

Under the direction of Michael Golemo,.

Concert: The Way Down Wanderers with Satchel Bruna and Vanessa Ellsbury

Apr 13, 2018

8:00 PM

M-Shop, Memorial Union

$8-$12

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Modern-folk band, The Way Down Wanderers, is equal parts fast-paced and soulful. Satchel Bruna and Vanessa Ellsbury will open the show.

Saturday, 14 Apr 2018

CANCELED: Cyclone Carnival

Apr 14, 2018

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Iowa State Center Lots B6 & C6

free

Student Union Board Arts, performances Diversity Student activities

Event canceled due to forecasted inclement weather.

Story Time with Cat in the Hat

Apr 14, 2018

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Inside the Iowa State University Book Store, Memorial Union

Free

ISU Book Store Special events

Join us for story time with Cat in the Hat. We'll read stories, have coloring pages and time for photos with Cat in the Hat. You'll also get one hour of free parking in the Memorial Union ramp with a purchase inside the Book Store.

Computational Thinking Competition

Apr 14, 2018

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Durham Center

free

Computer Science Department Meetings, receptions Student activities

Science Fair-like format for students in grades K-12 to present projects that involve computational thinking. Participants should register by April 7.

Intermediate Glass Beads Workshop

Apr 14, 2018

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $21, Public $31 (supplies included)

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Take your lamp-work skills to the next level and make amazing glass beads with metal!

CANCELED: Football spring game

Apr 14, 2018

1:00 PM

Jack Trice Stadium

free

Athletics Athletics

Event canceled due to forecasted inclement weather.

Softball

Apr 14, 2018

1:00 PM

Cyclone Sports Complex

free

Athletics Athletics

Iowa State vs. Western Illinois (doubleheader). Check athletics website for schedule changes due to weather.

Cyclone Cinema: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Apr 14, 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!

The Fashion Show

Apr 14, 2018

7:00 PM

Stephens Auditorium

$15-$30

Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management Arts, performances Student activities

The Fashion Show 2017 is in its 36th year, and is one of the largest student-run fashion shows in the nation. The show features student-designed garments both on the runway and in mounted exhibitions. This year's theme is "Resilience," with guest designers from the Patagonia company.

ISU Jazz Combo

Apr 14, 2018

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Building

Music Department Arts, performances

Michael Giles is director of the ISU Jazz Combo.

Sunday, 15 Apr 2018

ISU Choral Masterworks Concert with ISU Symphony Orchestra

Apr 15, 2018

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Stephens Auditorium

$10.00 adults; $5.00 students

Music Department Arts, performances

James Rodde, choral conductor Jacob Harrison, conductor of orchestra

Walk-in Argentine Tango

Apr 15, 2018

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The Workspace

ISU Five lessons for $35, Public Five lessons for $45

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Diversity Student activities

This Milonga (dance party) is a multi-level class with lots of time to enjoy the music and dance.

Cyclone Cinema: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Apr 15, 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!

Monday, 16 Apr 2018

Conference: Geological Society of America

Apr 16, 2018

8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Scheman Building

$40-$100

Geological and Atmospheric Sciences Department Conferences

The GSA North-Central Section's 52nd annual meeting will discuss hot topics in geoscience; new research findings on glacier flow and agricultural water quality. Emerging contaminants in the environment will be presented and Iowa's unique geologic and hydrologic features will be explored.

Rossmann Manatt Lecture

Apr 16, 2018

11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

2019 Morrill Hall

free

College of Human Sciences Lectures

"Impact of egg consumption on hyperhomocysteinemia, an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease," Kevin Schalinske, professor of food science and human nutrition and winner of the Rossmann Manatt Faculty Development Award.