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2018
Oct. 2 - April 13
Designed for a Modern Life: Decorative Arts and Fashion in the Mid-century: 5 p.m.-12 a.m., Textiles and Clothing Museum, Christian Petersen Art Museum, Morrill Hall - The exhibition includes selections from both permanent collections and select loans, including objects from designers such as Charles and Ray Eames, Roy Lichtenstein, Pricilla Sage, Paul Sachs, James Galanos, and Christian Dior.

The exhibition will run through April 13, 2019. Admission is free. University Museums and the Textiles and Clothing Museum will also be hosting a series of programs centered on the exhibition including a themed opening reception, Cocktails and Canapes, on Nov. 2, 2018.

This exhibition is curated and organized by University Museums and the Textiles and Clothing Museum at Iowa State University. More».

For more information, contact Janet Fitzpatrick in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 294-8552 or janfitz@iastate.edu.


2019
Feb. 5 - March 1
Black History month events range from movie screenings and plays to lectures, summits, and conferences: 5-7 p.m., Iowa State University and Ames - Celebrate Black History Month at Iowa State University with a variety of events that recognize and honor the achievements and contributions of African Americans and work toward a more just society. Check back often as this schedule is updated throughout the month. More».

For more information, contact Chelsea Davis in ISU News Service or Kenyatta Shamburger in multicultural student affairs at 515-294-6338 or kenyatta@iastate.edu.


Feb. 24
Fashion Suburbia: Dressing the Family in Mid-Century America: 2-3 p.m., 2019 Morrill Hall - Join speaker Jennifer Farley Gordon, who has a doctorate in apparel, events, and hospitality management, in exploring the way that clothing style and clothing consumption factored in post-war America. This event is in conjunction with the "Designed for a Modern Life" joint exhibition by the Textiles and Clothing Museum and the Christian Petersen Art Museum. The exhibit will be open for thirty minutes before and after the presentation. This event is free and open to the public. More».

For more information, contact Janet Fitzpatrick in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-8552 or janfitz@iastate.edu.


Feb. 25
College of Human Sciences alumni luncheon with Laura Dunn Jolly, dean and Dean's Chair: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Marshalltown Community College Campus Dejardin Hall - Entrance 11 - Alumni and friends are invited to join Dean Laura Jolly for a luncheon on Monday, February 25 at the Marshalltown Community College Campus in Dejardin Hall - Entrance 11. There will be a brief program at noon. Please RSVP by February 18 at 515-294-2820 or chsalum@iastate.edu. A map of the Marshalltown Community College campus can be found by following the More link. More».

For more information, contact Dynette Mosher in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-2820 or dmosher@iastate.edu.


Stand Up! Speak Up! Youth & the First Amendment - Mary Beth Tinker and John Tinker: 7-8 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - In 1965, 13-year old Mary Beth Tinker, 15-year-old John Tinker and 16-year-old Christopher Eckhardt were suspended from their Des Moines, Iowa school for wearing black armbands to protest the Vietnam War. Four years later, the Supreme Court decision that resulted from their lawsuit was a glorious victory for the First Amendment rights of students. Mary Beth Tinker and John Tinker will discuss the significance of their historic Supreme Court case especially in the current political climate. Mark Stringer, ACLU of Iowa Director, will moderate. Part of the National Affairs Series: Building a Better Democracy and the First Amendment Day Series. More».

For more information, contact The Lectures Program at 515-294-9934 or lectures@iastate.edu.


Feb. 26
Health Coaching and Community Health Programming Engaged Scholarship Meeting: noon -1 p.m., Cardinal Room, Memorial Union with virtual participation through Zoom - Learn about collaborations between Community Health Partners and U-TuRN related to motivational interviewing and clinical health coaching from Trina Suchan, director of Community Health Partners. This is part of the ISU Translational Research Network's Engaged Scholarship series of meetings, which are open to the public. All sessions are available through Zoom. For more information or a Zoom link, visit www.uturn.iastate.edu. More».

For more information, contact Greg Welk in kinesiology at 515-294-3583 or gwelk@iastate.edu.


Associate dean candidate open forum with Robert Reason: 2:30-3:30 p.m., 01 MacKay Hall - Robert Reason, professor in the School of Education and finalist for the position of associate dean for undergraduate academic affairs in the College of Human Sciences, will share his vision for undergraduate student success at an open forum. The forum is open to all College of Human Sciences students, faculty, and staff members. More».

For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in administration at 294-5380 or theresab@iastate.edu.


Creative Dance Class: Tuesday's Creations: 5:30-6:30 p.m., 213 Forker Building - Emphasis will be given to empowering students to find ways to play with dance for artistic expression, fitness and enjoyment. Wear clothes that are easy to move around in. For ages 4 and up. Cost is $1 per class.

For more information, contact Janice Baker in kinesiology at 515-294-3047 or mover@iastate.edu.


Culinary Science Club Meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 200 MacKay Hall - Theme is Breakfast at Night--Brinner! Build your own omelet & pancakes. All majors are welcome to join.
Social begins at 5:45 p.m. with meeting minutes at 6 p.m. More».

For more information, contact Erica Beirman in food science and human nutrition at 294-4361 or ebeirman@iastate.edu.


White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism - Robin DiAngelo: 7-8 p.m., Stephens Auditorium - Robin DiAngelo, author of "White Fragility" and "Is Everyone Really Equal", has had a profound influence on the national discourse on race. She has facilitated trainings on racial and social justice issues for more than 20 years and coined the term "white fragility" in 2011. DiAngelo will discuss her concept of how white Americans are unknowingly socialized to be highly sensitive to and defensive in situations involving race - that is, racially "fragile." She also emphasizes the perspectives and skills white people need to build in order to engage more constructively across race. Dr. DiAngelo is affiliate faculty at the University of Washington College of Education. More».

For more information, contact Lectures Program at 515-294-9934 or lectures@iastate.edu.


Feb. 27
Associate dean candidate open form with Katherine Richardson Bruna: 2:30-3:30 p.m., 0680 Lagomarcino Hall - Katherine Richardson Bruna, associate professor in the School of Education and finalist for the position of associate dean for undergraduate academic affairs in the College of Human Sciences, will share her vision for undergraduate student success at an open forum. The forum is open to all College of Human Sciences students, faculty, and staff members. More».

For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in administration at 294-5380 or theresab@iastate.edu.


Gerontology Colloquia Optimize Aging: Convergent Research: 4-5 p.m., Pioneer Room, Memorial Union - A discussion on aging and place, specifically smart homes.

For more information, contact Jennifer Margrett at 515-294-3028 or margrett@iastate.edu.


But You Don't Look Like You Have an Eating Disorder . . . - Sarah Thompson: 7-8 p.m., Sun Room, Memorial Union - Sarah Thompson, a writer, eating disorder recovery coach, and consultant, will share stories from their own recovery after having an eating disorder for 18 years. Their presentation focuses on barriers and access to eating disorder treatment, including fatphobia, homophobia, and transphobia. Thompson, who identifies as larger-bodied and queer, is a thought leader in the Health at Every Size, Body Trust, and LGBTQIA+ communities. They author the popular blog Resilient Fat Goddex and have been featured on such podcasts as Food Psych, Do No Harm, and Fearless Rebelle Radio. Body Image and Eating Disorder Awareness Week Speaker. More».

For more information, contact Lectures Program at 515-294-9934 or lectures@iastate.edu.


Feb. 28
Pre-Medical Club Event - Rare Disease Day: Introduction to Rare Diseases, Physician Speaker, and Rare Disease Poster Session: 6-8 p.m., Sun Room, Memorial Union - All Ames and Iowa State community members are invited to Iowa State University's 2nd Annual Rare Disease Day. This event will include an introduction to rare diseases, a physician speaker, and a rare disease poster session. More».

For more information, contact Benjamin Dralle at 641-220-1283 or btdralle@iastate.edu.


March 1
Apply by March 1 to lead a study abroad program during Spring Break 2020: 11:59 p.m., online - CHS faculty members who are interested in leading a study abroad program during Spring Break 2020 should submit a registration of interest, which aids overall strategic planning for international activities in the college and assists with the development, promotion, and coordination of study abroad opportunities. Registering interest is required for all new and repeat CHS study abroad programs. More».

For more information, contact Erin French International Programs at 515-294-7153 or efrench@iastate.edu.


March 4
Teacher Education Career Fair: 1-4 p.m., ISU Alumni Center - Students who are part of the ISU Educator Preparation Program, nearing graduation, or involved in teacher education programs across the state are invited to attend the 2019 Teacher Education Career Fair. Those who are seeking employment, exploring student teaching options, or are interested in enhancing their professional skills are encouraged to attend and meet with districts and organizations represented at the fair. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman, career services director at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Last day to apply for Heddleson Summer Internship: 5 p.m., Online - Human Sciences Extension and Outreach is offering paid summer internship experiences for students. The internships are designed to provide students with hand-on work with educational programming and delivery, and prepare them for careers in ISU Human Sciences Extension and Outreach or community outreach. Apply online by 5 p.m. on March 4. More».

For more information, contact Anthony Santiago in Human Sciences Extension and Outreach at 515-294-7042 or ads@iastate.edu.


Application deadline for Heddleson Junior Faculty Grants: 5 p.m., Online - Junior faculty members from any academic program within the College of Human Sciences are invited to apply for a Heddleson Junior Faculty Grant. Ranging from $1,800 to $3,600, these grants were established to encourage new faculty members to incorporate Human Sciences Extension and Outreach efforts into their projects that are targeted at families in Iowa counties. To apply, email a proposal and letter of support to Anthony Santiago at ads@iastate.edu by 5 p.m. on March 4. More».

For more information, contact Anthony Santiago in Human Sciences Extension and Outreach at 515-294-7042 or ads@iastate.edu.


March 5
Deadline for submitting Heddleson Junior Faculty Grant proposals: 5 p.m., Online - Heddleson Junior Faculty Grants support early-career faculty members who want to work with Human Sciences Extension and Outreach on projects targeted to Iowa families. More».

For more information, contact Anthony Santiago in Human Sciences Extension and Outreach at 515-294-7042 or ads@iastate.edu.


Creative Dance Class: Tuesday's Creations: 5:30-6:30 p.m., 213 Forker Building - Emphasis will be given to empowering your student to find ways to play with dance for artistic expression, fitness and enjoyment. For dancers ages 4 and up. Cost is $1 per class.

For more information, contact Janice Baker in kinesiology at 515-294-3047 or mover@iastate.edu.


March 7
ISU Innovation Pitch Competition: 5-8 p.m., Maintenance Shop, Memorial Union - The ISU Innovation Pitch Competition is hosted every spring semester by the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Learning Community for enrolled Iowa State students. Students have the chance to pitch their business concept or idea in a 90-second elevator pitch to a panel of judges. Cash prizes are awarded in the following categories: best overall pitch; new concept model, or venture; innovative solutions to society's most pressing social problems; audience's choice. Registration is limited to first 30 students to apply. More».

For more information, contact Iowa State University Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship at 515-296-6532 or info@isupjcenter.org.


March 8
All-Iowa Student Sustainability Conference: 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Iowa State University - Join the Office of Sustainability for a one-day event filled with learning, leadership and collaboration opportunities. The conference aims to ignite change and provide solutions for sustainability leaders across Iowa. More».

For more information, contact Madeleine Blandin in Other at mblandin@iastate.edu.


March 12
Sara Marketti on Engaged Faculty and Engaged Institutions, an Engaged Scholarship Meeting: noon -1 p.m., Campanile Room, Memorial Union with virtual participation through Zoom - Sara Marcketti, director of the ISU Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching, will discuss engaged faculty and engaged institutions. This is part of the ISU Translational Research Network's Engaged Scholarship series of meetings. For more information or a Zoom link, visit www.uturn.iastate.edu. More».

For more information, contact Greg Welk in kinesiology at 515-294-3583 or gwelk@iastate.edu.


Creative Dance Class: Tuesday's Creations: 5:30-6:30 p.m., 213 Forker Building - Emphasis will be given to empowering students to find ways to play with dance for artistic expression, fitness and enjoyment. Wear clothes that are easy to move around in. For ages 4 and up. Cost is $1 per class.

For more information, contact Janice Baker in kinesiology at 515-294-3047 or mover@iastate.edu.


Culinary Science Club Meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 200 MacKay Hall - Theme is Luau & SPAM Night---SPAMPLES! All majors are welcome to join. Social begins at 5:45 p.m. with meeting minutes at 6 p.m. More».

For more information, contact Erica Beirman in food science and human nutrition at 294-4361 or ebeirman@iastate.edu.


March 25
Okoboji Entrepreneurial Institute application deadline: 5 p.m., Iowa State University - At the Okoboji Entrepreneurial Institute, students participate in entrepreneurship simulations; seminars with entrepreneurs, business, and community leaders, and networking opportunities to enhance their understanding of entrepreneurship in Iowa. Applications for the program are open now and are due March 25. More».

For more information, contact the Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneuship at Iowa State University at 515-296-6532.


Deadline to apply for entrepreneurship scholarships: 5 p.m., 1805 Collaboration Place Suite 1300 Ames, Iowa 50010 - Iowa State University students can apply for scholarship opportunities from the ISU Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship. These awards are targeted for students with an entrepreneurial spirit, along with other criteria specific to each award. Applications are due by March 25. More».

For more information, contact the Iowa State University Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship at Iowa State University at 515-296-6532 or info@isupjcenter.org.


Setting the Table: Systems, Sustainability, and Policy Lecture by Angie Tagtow: 7-8 p.m., Campanile Room, Memorial Union - Angie Tagtow, who earned a master's in family and consumer sciences education from Iowa State University, is a registered and licensed dietitian with more than 25 years of experience in public health and food policy. She was Executive Director of the USDA Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion during the Obama administration and co-led the development and launch of the 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Tagtow will discuss the balance between nutrition and sustainability, including the role of policy and the importance of educating eaters, health professionals and policymakers on cultivating and participating in sustainable food systems that promote good health, vibrant communities and environmental stewardship. Tagtow lives on a reconstructed tallgrass prairie in northeast Polk County. More».

For more information, contact The Lectures Program at 515-294-9934 or lectures@iastate.edu.


March 26
Culinary Science Club Meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 200 MacKay Hall - Theme is Asian Cuisine: Dumpling Demo. All majors are welcome to join. Social begins at 5:45 p.m. with meeting minutes beginning at 6 p.m. More».

For more information, contact Erica Beirman in food science and human nutrition at 294-4361 or ebeirman@iastate.edu.


Pre-Medical Club Meeting - Health Care Jobs, Clinical Experience, and Shadowing Information Plus a Presentation from Iowa State's One-Year Master's in Biomedical Sciences Program: 7-8 p.m., Carver Hall, Room 0232 - This meeting will help Pre-Medical Club members gain health care experience and exposure to medicine during their pre-medical years. There will also be a presentation from Iowa State's one-year Master of Science in Biomedical Science program, which is an option for students looking to boost their academic record or fill in a gap year before applying to medical school. More».

For more information, contact Benjamin Dralle at 641-220-1283 or btdralle@iastate.edu.


March 27
Changing the World through Food: 7-8 p.m., Sun/South Ballroom in the Memorial Union - Fedele Bauccio, co-founder of Bon Appetit Management Company, a food service provider for 1,000-plus cafes located at corporations, universities, and museums in 34 states, will be speaking at Iowa State University. Bon Appetit has revolutionized the food service industry, both by introducing fresh, made-from-scratch food to the contract market and by pioneering environmentally and socially responsible practices designed to create a more sustainable food system. More».

For more information, contact Toni Jackson-Lampley in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-7474 or tonil@iastate.edu.


March 28
Iowa State Research Day 2019: 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Memorial Union - Celebrate the diversity and uniqueness of Iowa State's research by exploring the posters, exhibits, creative scholarship and research art session, or by presenting yourself. Listen to Dr. Margaret Hedstrom's keynote address on contemporaneous issues in data sharing, data management and open data. Discover innovative research happening on campus or share your research in a 4-minute lightning talk. Watch research and scholarship come to life during the storytelling session. Learn about Iowa State's research services at a resource fair, which offers information about trademarks, patents, industry relations and tools that will help you develop surveys or broader impacts work. More».

For more information, contact staff members at vpr@iastate.edu.


Using Insights from Behavioral Economics to Address Physical Activity Disparities Lecture by Rebecca Hasson: 5:30-6:30 p.m., Pioneer Room, Memorial Union - Rebecca Hasson is an associate professor in the School of Kinesiology at the University of Michigan, where she directs the Childhood Disparities Research Laboratory. She studies the causes and consequences of racial and ethnic disparities in obesity and obesity-related complications among children and adolescents. She is specifically interested in what socioeconomic, behavioral, and biological factors contribute to these health disparities and options for behavioral intervention. Hasson's multidisciplinary research approach integrates her previous training in such areas as exercise physiology, endocrinology, pediatrics, and social epidemiology. The Department of Kinesiology is cosponsoring this lecture, along with the Committee on Lectures (funded by Student Government). More».

For more information, contact The Lectures Program at 515-294-9934 or lectures@iastate.edu.


April 2
Creative Dance Class: Tuesday's Creations: 5:30-6:30 p.m., 213 Forker Building - Emphasis will be given to empowering students to find ways to play with dance for artistic expression, fitness and enjoyment. Wear clothes that are easy to move around in. For ages 4 and up. Cost is $1 per class.

For more information, contact Janice Baker in kinesiology at 515-294-3047 or mover@iastate.edu.


April 3
Optimize Aging: Convergent Research Symposium: 3:30-5:30 p.m., Gold Room, Memorial Union - A presentation on aging and place. Refreshments will be provided. More».

For more information, contact Jennifer Margrett at 1 (515) 294-3028 or margrett@iastate.edu.


Pre-Medical Club Interview Preparation Presentation with Tammy Stegman, Career
Services Director for the College of Human Sciences:
5:30-6:30 p.m., Bessey Hall, Room 2226 - Tammy Stegman, the Career Services Director for the College of Human Sciences, will be presenting to the Pre-Medical Club on how to prepare for the various types of medical school interviews, including multiple-mini interviews (MMI). More».

For more information, contact Benjamin Dralle at 641-220-1283 or btdralle@iastate.edu.


Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask - Anton Treuer: 7-8 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - Anton Treuer is Professor of Ojibwe at Bemidji State University and author of 14 books, including "Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask". A distinguished scholar and member of the Ojibwe tribe, he uses personal examples in clear language to alleviate misconception and bridge knowledge gaps among cultures. In addition to his work documenting the culture, history and language of the Ojibwe, Treuer speaks frequently about issues of cultural competence and equity, education, and sovereignty for Native peoples. The 2019 Richard Thompson Memorial Lecture. More».

For more information, contact The Lectures Program at 515-294-9934 or lectures@iastate.edu.


April 9
Creative Dance Class: Tuesday's Creations: 5:30-6:30 p.m., 213 Forker Building - Emphasis will be given to empowering students to find ways to play with dance for artistic expression, fitness and enjoyment. Wear clothes that are easy to move around in. For ages 4 and up. Cost is $1 per class.

For more information, contact Janice Baker in kinesiology at 515-294-3047 or mover@iastate.edu.


Culinary Science Club Meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 200 MacKay Hall - Theme is BBQ Smoked Meat Night, and will feature guest speaker Jared Diehl, a Culinary Food Science alum. All majors are welcome to join.
Social begins at 5:45 p.m. with meeting minutes at 6 p.m. More».

For more information, contact Erica Beirman in food science and human nutrition at 294-4361 or ebeirman@iastate.edu.


2019 Barbara E. Mound Hansen Lecture in Early Childhood Education- Karin Lifter: 7-8 p.m., Memorial Union South Ballroom - Karin Lifter is an early intervention specialist and professor in the Department of Applied Psychology at Northeastern University in Boston. She directs the Interdisciplinary Certificate Program in Early Intervention, which prepares personnel to serve infants and toddlers with disabilities or developmental delay. Lifter also conducts both descriptive and intervention studies on the play, language and social development of young children with and without disabilities, bridging cognitive and behavioral theories. More».

For more information, contact Amanda Knief at 294-9934 or aknief@iastate.edu.


The 2018 Barbara E. (Mound) Hansen Lecture in Early Childhood Education: 7-8 p.m., South Ballroom, Memorial Union - Karin Lifter is an early intervention specialist and a professor in the Department of Applied Psychology at Northeastern University in Boston. She directs the Interdisciplinary Certificate Program in Early Intervention, which prepares personnel to serve infants and toddlers with disabilities or at risk for developmental delay as well as their families. Lifter conducts both descriptive and intervention studies on the play, language, and social development of young children with and without disabilities, bridging cognitive and behavioral theories. She and her colleagues developed the Developmental Play Assessment (DPA), and Lifter now leads Project Play, which offers a user-friendly version of the DPA and online training program for practitioners. The 2019 Barbara E. (Mound) Hansen Lecture in Early Childhood Education. More».

For more information, contact The Lectures Program at 515-294-9934 or lectures@iastate.edu.


April 16
Jon Moon on PiLR Health and Technology Applications for Health Programming, an Engaged Scholarship Meeting: noon -1 p.m., Cardinal Room, Memorial Union with virtual participation through Zoom - Jon Moon, owner and leader of MEI Research, Ltd., and developer of the PiLR Health ecosystem for mobile and behavior research, will discuss PiLR Health and technology applications for health programming. This is part of the ISU Translational Research Network's Engaged Scholarship series of meetings. For more information or a Zoom link, visit www.uturn.iastate.edu. More».

For more information, contact Greg Welk in kinesiology at 515-294-3583 or gwelk@iastate.edu.


Pre-Medical Club Trip to Unity Point Health in Des Moines: 4:30-8:30 p.m., Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines - The Pre-Medical Club will be taking a trip to Unity Point Health in Des Moines to meet with current University of Iowa medical students who are doing their rotations there. Departure is at 4:30, and we will return at 8:30. Space is limited to 20 students for this trip, and a sign-up form will be emailed to club members. More».

For more information, contact Benjamin Dralle at 641-220-1283 or btdralle@iastate.edu.


Creative Dance Class: Tuesday's Creations: 5:30-6:30 p.m., 213 Forker Building - Emphasis will be given to empowering students to find ways to play with dance for artistic expression, fitness and enjoyment. Wear clothes that are easy to move around in. For ages 4 and up. Cost is $1 per class.

For more information, contact Janice Baker in kinesiology at 515-294-3047 or mover@iastate.edu.


April 17
National Institutes of Health Proposal Workshop: Durham Hall, Room 206 - Save the date for a one-hour seminar about National Institutes of Health funding mechanisms, common things to know, available tools, and more. Norbert Tavares, program manager at the NIH-NCI Center for Strategic Scientific Initiatives and an American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow, will present the workshop. Hosted by the ISU Office of the Vice President for Research. More details to come. More».

For more information, contact the ISU Vice President for Research Office at 515-294-6344 or vpr@iastate.edu.


Pre-Medical Club Application Process Workshop: 7-8 p.m., Carver Hall, Room 0232 - Pre-Medical Club officers will present on the application process and show members completed medical school applications. Officers will also be available to help members develop their pre-medical plans if they are not ready to apply during the upcoming admissions cycle. More».

For more information, contact Benjamin Dralle at 641-220-1283 or btdralle@iastate.edu.


April 19
The Fashion Show: 7-9 p.m., Stephens Auditorium - Experience one of the largest and most professional fashion shows in the nation produced exclusively by students. In the state's biggest fashion event of the year, Iowa State University apparel, merchandising, and design students showcase their work with help from event management students and others from majors throughout the Iowa State campus. Watch The Fashion Show website and The Fashion Show Facebook page for details and ticket information. More».

For more information, contact the show's producers Sydney Lawrence and Grace Rosson in apparel, events, and hospitality management at fs.producers@iastate.edu.


April 23
Rossmann Manatt Lecture: Jennifer Margrett on aging and technologies that enhance health and well-being among older adults: 10:30 a.m.-noon, Scheman Building - Jennifer Margrett, an associate professor in human development and family studies and director of the gerontology program, is the 2018 Rossmann Manatt Scholar. Established in 2006, the Rossmann Manatt Faculty Development Award supports tenured faculty members through an endowed gift from Jack and Marilyn Rossmann and Charles and Kathleen Manatt. The lecture, which is open to the public, will be held in conjunction with the College of Human Sciences Extension and Outreach Professional Day. Human Sciences Extension and Outreach retirees will be among the special guests attending the lecture. More».

For more information, contact Dynette Mosher in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-2820 or dmosher@iastate.edu.


Creative Dance Class: Tuesday's Creations: 5:30-6:30 p.m., 213 Forker Building - Emphasis will be given to empowering students to find ways to play with dance for artistic expression, fitness and enjoyment. Wear clothes that are easy to move around in. For ages 4 and up. Cost is $1 per class.

For more information, contact Janice Baker in kinesiology at 515-294-3047 or mover@iastate.edu.


Culinary Science Club Meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 200 MacKay Hall - Theme is Frozen Dessert Party--Ice Cream Cake & More! All majors are welcome to join. Social begins at 5:45 p.m. with meeting minutes at 6 p.m. More».

For more information, contact Erica Beirman in food science and human nutrition at 294-4361 or ebeirman@iastate.edu.


Shut Up and Dance: A Musical Celebration of the First Amendment: 8-9 p.m., Martha Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Hall - "Shut Up and Dance" tells the story of America's social struggles and progress through pop, rock, gospel, soul, country, and hip-hop music and illuminates for audiences the pivotal moments when artists were told to be quiet and instead spoke up. The program includes contemporary songs by Beyonce, Lorde, Macklemore, and Taylor Swift alongside vintage anthems by Stevie Wonder, Neil Young, Bob Dylan, and Loretta Lynn. More».

For more information, contact Lectures Program at 294-9934 or lectures@iastate.edu.


April 24
Pre-Medical Club Elections and End of the Semester Social: 7-8 p.m., Carver Hall, Room 0232 - For the final meeting of the year, the Pre-Medical Club will be having elections and celebrating with an end of the semester social event. More».

For more information, contact Benjamin Dralle at 641-220-1283 or btdralle@iastate.edu.


April 30
Creative Dance Class: Tuesday's Creations: 5:30-6:30 p.m., 213 Forker Building - Emphasis will be given to empowering students to find ways to play with dance for artistic expression, fitness and enjoyment. Wear clothes that are easy to move around in. For ages 4 and up. Cost is $1 per class.

For more information, contact Janice Baker in kinesiology at 515-294-3047 or mover@iastate.edu.


May 10
Educator Preparation Cording Ceremony: 10-11:30 a.m., C.Y. Stephens Auditorium - The Iowa State University Educator Preparation Program's ninth cording ceremony will recognize about 250 students' completion of the program in spring 2019. This ceremony will also celebrate students' induction into the teaching profession.

For more information, contact Heidi Doellinger in the School of Education at 515-294-6368 or hldoell@iastate.edu.


College of Human Sciences Undergraduate Convocation: 1-2:30 p.m., James H. Hilton Coliseum - The College of Human Sciences convocation provides special, individual recognition for each graduating CHS undergraduate student who attends. The convocation is a separate event from the Iowa State University Undergraduate Commencement Ceremonies. The convocation will last approximately 90 minutes, and will include comments from a student speaker and Laura Jolly, dean and Dean's Chair of the college. A reception immediately follows, around 2:30 p.m., in the first floor lobby of the Scheman Building. Undergraduate students, families, and friends are encouraged to attend, as are graduate students. Graduating students should plan to check in between 11:45 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., so everyone is in line by 12:45 for the procession. Doors open to the public at noon. Tickets are not required for admission. More».

For more information, contact Dynette Mosher in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-2820 or dmosher@iastate.edu.


College of Human Sciences reception for graduating students: 2:30-3:15 p.m., First floor lobby, Scheman Building - Students, families, and friends are invited to celebrate with graduating undergraduate and graduate students. This event immediately follows the CHS Undergraduate Convocation, so the start time may vary a bit, depending on when that event concludes. More».

For more information, contact Dynette Mosher in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-2820 or dmosher@iastate.edu.



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