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2018
Sept. 5 - Nov. 28
Seminar series on Aging, Health, and Technology: Online - This seminar represents a multidisciplinary learning community comprised of graduate students, post docs, community members, and faculty from multiple partnering universities. In-person and live stream options are available. Each week presenters will focus on an aspect of technology that impacts the health and well-being of adults, particularly in older age. Examples of technological applications include smart home technologies, smart clothing, financial health aides, and physical activity monitoring (e.g., Fitbits). Presentations will run live on Wednesdays starting September 5 through November 28 (except no seminar on November 21) from 12:10-1:00pm. To log into the presentations, visit https://iastate.zoom.us/j/507511363.

For more information, contact Jennifer Margrett, director of the interdepartmental gerontology program, at 515-294-3028 or margrett@iastate.edu.


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.


Nov. 5-26
Applications for Human Sciences faculty-led summer study abroad programs, due Monday after Thanksgiving: 8 a.m.-5 p.m., online - Faculty-led summer study abroad experiences are opportunities for students who want to travel with other ISU students, want to learn from ISU faculty members, or are new to international travel. Most CHS summer faculty-led programs last 2-3 weeks and start shortly after the end of spring semester, allowing time for a summer job or internship to start upon completion of the program. This summer, there are opportunities around the world, from Denmark to Taiwan. Scholarships are available and students can also apply for summer financial aid. To learn more about the upcoming programs, you can find more information on College of Human Sciences Study Abroad webpage or contact chsintl@iastate.edu for more information. More».

For more information, contact Nicole Humphrey International Programs at 294-1010 or chsintl@iastate.edu.


Nov. 27
Workday Job Change Workshop: 8-9:20 a.m., 1148 Gerdin - The Workday Job Change Workshop is intended for human resources support staff, managers, and those engaged with fiscal and finance work functions who currently work with AA EPA actions. The presentation will include an introduction of "change job" terminology and business process features within Workday. Content includes what reasons constitute a true job change (known in current state as AA EPA actions) in Workday (and what does not), and the considerations involved. This workshop also contains an introduction to costing allocations as it pertains to a job change. This workshop includes a presentation as well as system demonstrations. This workshop is designed to be high level and is not instructional training. More».

For more information, contact WorkCyte Change Management Team in Other at workcyte_change@iastate.edu.


Workday Job Change Workshop: 8-9:20 a.m., 1148 Gerdin - The Workday Job Change Workshop is intended for human resources support staff, managers, and those engaged with fiscal and finance work functions who currently work with AA EPA actions. The presentation will include an introduction of "change job" terminology and business process features within Workday. Content includes what reasons constitute a true job change (known in current state as AA EPA actions) in Workday (and what does not), and the considerations involved. This workshop also contains an introduction to costing allocations as it pertains to a job change. This workshop includes a presentation as well as system demonstrations. This workshop is designed to be high level and is not instructional training.

For more information, contact WorkCyte Change Management Team at workcyte_change@iastate.edu..


Closing Social and Volunteer Event: 7-8 p.m., Carver Hall Room 0205 - As the semester comes to a close, join the Pre-Medical Club for pizza and our closing social event. We'll also complete a volunteer activity to help those who may be in need during the holiday season. More».

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


Nov. 28
A Seat at the Table: Creating Deliberately Diverse and Intentionally Inclusive Spaces in the Sciences: 7-8 p.m., 127 Curtiss Hall - Danielle N. Lee is an advocate of science engagement among traditionally underrepresented communities. Lee helped found the National Science & Technology News Service, a media literacy initiative aimed at bringing science news to an African-American audience, hosts the Urban Scientist blog at Scientific American, and teachers mammalogy and urban ecology at Southern Illinois University. More».

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


A Seat at the Table: Creating Deliberately Diverse and Intentionally Inclusive Spaces in the Sciences: 7-8 p.m., Dolezal Auditorium 127 Curtiss Hall - Iowa State will welcome Danielle N. Lee to campus on November 28, 2018. Lee is a vocal activist of science engagement of traditionally underrepresented and under-served audiences and helped found the National Science & Technology News Service, a media literacy initiative to bring more science news to African-American audiences and promote science news source diversity in mainstream media. She began blogging about science and science education as a way to engage African-American and urban audiences in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). Lee hosts the Urban Scientist blog at Scientific American and teaches mammalogy and urban ecology at Southern Illinois University. Her research focuses on the impact of the urban environment on rodent populations. More».

For more information, contact the Lectures Program at Iowa State University at 515-294-1130.


Nov. 29
Workday Onboarding Workshop: 9-10 a.m., 0101 Design - The Onboarding WorkCyte Workshop is open to all ISU faculty and staff. It is an introductory seminar about terminology, business processes, and reporting features of the Onboarding functionality in Workday for new hires. Content includes what details a manager can include in the onboarding steps, and the onboarding experience from the employee perspective. This workshop will include an interactive presentation as well as system demonstrations. It is designed to be high-level and does not provide instructional training.

For more information, contact WorkCyte Change Management Team in Other at workcyte_change@iastate.edu..


Workday Onboarding Workshop: 9-10 a.m., 0101 Design - The Onboarding WorkCyte Workshop is open to all ISU faculty and staff. It is an introductory seminar about terminology, business processes, and reporting features of the Onboarding functionality in Workday for new hires. Content includes what details a manager can include in the onboarding steps, and the onboarding experience from the employee perspective. This workshop will include an interactive presentation as well as system demonstrations. It is designed to be high-level and does not provide instructional training

For more information, contact WorkCyte Change Management Team in Other at workcyte_change@iastate.edu..


Dec. 5
Honors poster presentation: 3-5 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - All students graduating in Honors present their capstone projects at an Honors Poster Presentation event. Poster presentations are held each semester. Many present during their senior year, but students are encouraged to present earlier if their Honors Project has been completed. More».

For more information, contact University Honors Program at honors@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.


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.


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. 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. 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. 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 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 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.



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