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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.


Dec. 14
Educator Preparation cording ceremony: 10-11:30 a.m., C.Y. Stephens Auditorium - The Iowa State University Educator Preparation Program's eighth cording ceremony will recognize students' completion of the program in fall 2018. 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: 2-3 p.m., C.Y. Stephens Auditorium - The fall 2018 College of Human Sciences convocation will be held in C.Y. Stephens Auditorium on Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. Seating is unlimited and tickets are not required for admission. Attendance is optional. The College of Human Sciences Convocation will begin promptly at 2 p.m. and last approximately 60 minutes. Doors open to the public at 1 p.m. The convocation will include greetings from the dean of the college, comments by a student speaker, and individual recognition of each graduating student who is in attendance. At the conclusion of the recognition of student award recipients, students will cross the stage as their names are read and be recognized by the dean and the chair or director of their respective academic department or school. More».

For more information, contact Dynette Mosher in administration at 515-294-2820 or dmosher@iastate.edu.


College of Human Sciences reception for graduating students: 3-4 p.m., C.Y. Stephens Auditorium, ground and first floor - 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.

For more information, contact Dynette Mosher in administration at 515-294-2820 or dmosher@iastate.edu.


Faculty deadline for submitting electronic vote on revisions to College of Human Sciences Governance Document: 5 p.m., online - The College of Human Sciences Faculty Caucus has reviewed and approved proposed revisions to the "Term Faculty" portion of the College of Human Sciences Governance Document, which is now up for a faculty vote. Those eligible to vote should check their email for an invitation to their online ballot.

For more information, contact the Dean's Office in the College of Human Sciences at hsdean@iastate.edu.


2019
Jan. 15
Deadline for submitting proposals for Intramural Collaborative Seed Grants: 12:31 p.m.-12 a.m., College of Human Sciences - College of Human Sciences faculty and staff are encouraged to submit proposals for Intramural Collaborative Seed Grants by noon on Jan. 15. Each $5,000 to $25,000 grant is aimed at positioning a research team to compete for external funding by completing a research project that will be related to later work. More».

For more information, contact Sarah Carlson in administration at 515-294-0211 or scarlson@iastate.edu.


Culinary Science Club meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 200 MacKay Hall - Theme is Winter Comfort Foods: Homemade Chicken & Noodle Soup. All majors are welcome to join. Social starts 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.


Jan. 25-27
Innovations in Aging: An interdepartmental charrette experience: Design Building - Join a diverse group of innovative students to devise solutions for building advanced living strategies for the aging population. Undergraduate and graduate students in all majors are encouraged to participate. A charrette is a meeting in which different stakeholders take on a project, resolve conflicts, and create solutions. Participants will be placed in groups of four based on their academic interests, and will create and propose features of a smart home for aging adults. If participants already have team members in mind they are welcome to sign up as a team. All groups will receive prizes for participation. Each participant will enjoy the opportunity to build their resume, create with a team, meet with stakeholders, increase their knowledge, and explore new ways to innovate. To sign up, visit bit.ly/ISUcharette. This event is hosted by the Iowa State University Gerontology Program. More».

For more information, contact Hannah Dannewitz in the interdepartmental Gerontology Program administered in human development and family studies at 515-867-4888 or hcd@iastate.edu.


Jan. 28
The Power of Knowing Your Purpose: 7-8 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - Brittany Packnett is a former teacher, policy expert, and non-profit executive director who has committed her life and career to justice. She was a co-founder of Campaign Zero, a policy platform to end police violence, an appointed member of President Obama's Task Force on 21st Century Policing, and currently serves as Teach For America's Vice President of National Community Alliances. More».

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


Jan. 29
Culinary Science Club Meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 200 MacKay Hall - Theme is German Foods Night with a Spatzle demo by Griffin Meyer. 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.


Jan. 31
You Can Create Disney Magic Too! Lessons in Leadership, Management, and Customer Service: 7-8 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - Lee Cockerell retired as the Executive Vice President of Operations for the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, a position he held for ten years. His responsibilities encompassed a diverse mix of operations, which included 20 resort hotels with over 24,000 guest rooms, 4 theme parks, 2 water parks, 5 golf courses, a shopping village & nighttime entertainment complex, a sports & recreation complex, and other ancillary operations. He will be speaking at Iowa State University as a part of the Helen LeBaron Hilton Chair Lecture Series. More».

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


Feb. 12
Culinary Science Club Meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 200 Mackay Hall - Theme is Valentine's Day Chocolates. 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.


Feb. 13
Spring 2019 Career Fairs: noon -5 p.m., Scheman Building, Hilton Coliseum - All Iowa State students are encouraged to attend the Spring 2019 People to People Career Fair and the Business, Industry, and Technology Career Fair. Both fairs occur at the same time. The People to People Career Fair will take place in the Scheman Building, and the Business, Industry, and Technology Career Fair will take place in Hilton Coliseum. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman, career services director in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-3708 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Feb. 19
CHS International Programs: Leading a study abroad program: 12:30-1:30 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - This information session is for CHS faculty who are interested in leading a new study abroad program and have not worked with the CHS International Programs Office before. Topics will include an overview of international education at Iowa State, services and support, study abroad program characteristics and models, responsibilities for program directors, and how to propose your program idea. This session is ideal for faculty interested in leading a new study abroad program at spring break 2020 or summer 2020.

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


Feb. 26
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.


Feb. 27
Sarah Thompson: Eating Disorders and Weight Stigma: 7-8 p.m., Sun Room, Memorial Union - Sarah Thompson is a coach, consultant, and writer focused on body liberation, fat liberation, and body positivity. Their writing combines ideas from a wide range of philosophies: Body Trust, Health at Every Size, Intuitive Eating, Fat Liberation, eating disorder recovery, harm reduction, and more. Sarah's goal is to share what they have experienced and learned from their own journey with body liberation. Being committed to helping others, finding more freedom and compassion in their lives is what led them to advocate for and with others. More».

For more information, contact Lectures Program in Other at 294-9934.


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.


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.


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
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 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.


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.


April 9
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.


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 - Note: The times for this event are still tentative. 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 will be held in conjunction with the College of Human Sciences Extension and Outreach Professional Day. More».

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


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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