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2019
Oct. 21
Second half semester classes begin: 12 a.m., Online/On-campus - Classes taken during the second half of the semester begin today.

For more information, contact the Office of the Registrar at registrar@iastate.edu.


Oct. 19
Midterms post: Online - Midterms post this weekend. Review them on A+ and contact your adviser with questions.

For more information, contact the Office of the Registrar at registrar@iastate.edu.


Oct. 18
Deadline for fall 2019 Graduating Student of the Year nominations: 5 p.m., Online - Nominate a fall 2019 Graduating Student of the Year! This award is granted by the Human Sciences Council to a Fall 2019 graduating senior who has displayed exemplary leadership ability and overall character. The selected student will be presented this award at the College of Human Sciences Convocation for Bachelor's Candidate at C.Y. Stephens on Dec. 20, 2019. To nominate, submit the following online nomination form. More».

For more information, contact Human Sciences Council at hscouncil@iastate.edu.


Oct. 17
Mock Caucus: Learn how to participate in one of the most influetial events in political history: 6-8 p.m., South Ballroom, Memorial Union - Iowa caucuses play a critical role in the presidential election, but new participants may find them intimidating. Drop in to this non-partisan event and learn how to participate in some of the most influential events in history -- the Iowa caucuses. Students in Eric Olson's Event Management Workshop (EVENT 393) are organizing the mock caucus in partnership with ISU Student Government, the Department of Political Science, the Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics, and the Department of Apparel, Events, and Hospitality Management. More».

For more information, contact Eric Olson in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-0699 or olsoned@iastate.edu.


College of Human Sciences Art Walk Series: Aequanimitas by Tom Askman: noon -12:30 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Did you know Iowa State has one of the largest public art collections of any university in the country? Come join university museums and explore the art on campus in these four art walks to learn how to utilize public art in your studies. All are welcome to these free events. Lunch provided for the first 30 who RSVP to dmosher@iastate.edu.

For more information, contact Dynette Mosher at dmosher@iastate.edu.


Oct. 16
Modern Views in Nutrition Seminar: 4:10-5 p.m., E0164 Lagomarcino Hall - Attend the seminar presented by Dr. Matthew Moore of University of Massachusetts Amherst, to hear about "Advances in the study, detections, and control of human noroviruses." This seminar is open to everyone. More».

For more information, contact Whitney Baxter in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


Oct. 15
Application deadline for Heddleson Junior Faculty Grants: 11:59 p.m., Online - Junior faculty 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 to families in Iowa counties. To apply, email a proposal and letter of support to Anthony Santiago at ads@iastate.edu by 11:59 p.m. on Oct. 15. More».

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


Deadline to apply for the Helen LeBaron Hilton Fund: 11:59 p.m., Online - Looking for grant funding for special projects? The Helen LeBaron Hilton Fund provides small grants of up to $2,500 for a wide variety of special projects. Human Sciences Extension and Outreach program specialists as well as students, faculty, and staff in Food Science and Human Nutrition, Human Development and Family Studies; and Apparel, Events, and Hospitality Management are eligible to apply. Email support statement and proposal to Anthony Santiago by Oct. 15 at 11:59 p.m. More».

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


Last day for students to apply for Heddleson Student Internship: 5 p.m., Online - Human Sciences Extension and Outreach is offering paid 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. Email application form to Anthony Santiago by Oct. 15, 2019 at 5 p.m. for spring internships. More».

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


Deadline to apply for Council on International Programs grants up to $6,000 to develop, expand study abroad opportunities: 5 p.m., Online - Iowa State's Council on International Programs encourages faculty and staff to apply for grant funding (up to $6,000) to develop new or substantially expand existing study abroad programs. The goal is to boost the number of Iowa State students who gain an international perspective through study abroad. The council anticipates funding eight to 10 grants this year. The funds must be used by June 30, 2020. More».

For more information, contact Ann Marie VanDerZanden in the Office of the Vice President and Provost at vanderza@iastate.edu.


ISU Majors Fair: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Memorial Union Great Hall - Come attend the Iowa State Majors fair, where more than 100 ISU major and minor degree programs will be represented. This Fair is for any students who are open option, undecided, thinking about changing their major, want a second major, or interested in a minor. More».

For more information, contact Autumn Cartagena at 515-294-4831 or ahare@iastate.edu.


Oct. 11
Brown Bag Series: Teaching Inclusivity at Iowa State: noon -1:30 p.m., 331 Palmer Building - An introduction to the importance of inclusion, and how to take the necessary steps toward designing inclusive classrooms. More».

For more information, contact Kelly L. Reddy-Best at klrb@iastate.edu.


Oct. 10
College of Human Sciences Art Walk Series: Marriage Ring by Christian Petersen: noon -12:30 p.m., Meet in MacKay Hall foyer - Did you know Iowa State has one of the largest public art collections of any university in the country? Come join university museums and explore the art on campus in these four art walks to learn how to utilize public art in your studies. All are welcome to these free events.

For more information, contact Dynette Mosher at dmosher@iastate.edu.


Community Pizza Meal with KURE deejay, in LeBaron Hall: 11 a.m.-1 p.m., LeBaron Hall foyer - Celebrate Human Sciences Week, grab some lunch, and contribute to Unicef -— all for only $5 — at the Community Pizza Meal with KURE. More».

For more information, contact Abigail Almanza or Bethany Fingerle in the College of Human Sciences at hsw@iastate.edu.


Oct. 8
Culinary Science Club Meeting with "Stuffed Foods" theme: 5:45-7 p.m., 2379 Food Science Building - Join the Culinary Science Club for a night centered around stuffed foods. More».

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


Oct. 7
Lecture: Z Nicolazzo on trans* inclusion and gender justice, part of the Dean Helen LeBaron Hilton Endowed Chair lecture series: 8:15-9:15 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - Come hear from Z Nicolazzo, Ph.D., who is an assistant professor of trans* studies in education at the Center for the Study of Higher Education and a member of the Trans* Studies Initiative at the University of Arizona. Nicolazzo's latest research centers on tracing discourses of gender across postsecondary educational contexts, with a particular emphasis on transgender students. Her work seeks to explore the ways transgender students are successful, despite the educational environments in which they learn, live, and work not being built with them in mind. This lecture is part of the Dean Helen LeBaron Hilton Endowed Chair series hosted by the College of Human Sciences and the Committee on Lectures funded by the Student Government. More».

For more information, contact Rosemary Perez in the School of Education at 515-294-4447 or rjperez@iastate.edu.


Fall exhibit in the Textiles and Clothing Museum open: 6 p.m., Textiles and Clothing Museum, Morrill Hall - "By Design: Process-Production-Profession," the Textiles and Clothing Museum fall 2019 exhibit, is open for viewing from Oct. 7 to Nov. 22. The exhibit includes a selection of student-made projects from the museum's collection as well as examples of student assignments from all levels of coursework in the design option of the apparel, merchandising, and design program. The Textiles and Clothing Museum is open Monday - Friday from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. More».

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


"By Design: The Story of Ark-Vayo by Claire and Webster Kranto" alumni presentation: 5:30 p.m., 2019 Morrill Hall - Join ISU alumni and entrepreneurs Claire and Webster Kranto as they discuss their experiences as students and post-graduation that led to the creation of their apparel line, Ark-Vayo. After the presentation, the fall exhibit for the Textiles and Clothing Museum, "By Design: Process-Production-Profession," will be open to the public. Both events are free for all. More».

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


Oct. 7-11
Human Sciences Week 2019: 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Iowa State University - Human Sciences Week celebrates the Iowa State University College of Human Sciences and its unique, innovative, people-oriented programs and rich traditions with food, dance, games, mixers, exhibits, speakers, and philanthropic events. More».

For more information, contact Abigail Almanza and Bethany Fingerle in the College of Human Sciences at hsw@iastate.edu.


Oct. 7
Advising appointments for Spring 2020 registration begin: 8 a.m., Online - Set up your registration appointment with your academic adviser.

For more information, contact your academic adviser or Human Sciences Student Services in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-6466 or hsss@iastate.edu.


Oct. 5
Schedule of classes for Spring 2020 available for viewing: Online - Check out the schedule of classes for Spring 2020! More».

For more information, contact your academic adviser at their office, online, or by phone.


Oct. 4
Deadline for applying to become a 2019-20 student peer wellness educator: 11:59 p.m., online - Students interested in working as a peer wellness educator for the 2019-20 academic year must submit their application before this date. More».

For more information, contact Student Wellness at 515-294-1099 or studentwellness@iastate.edu.


College of Human Sciences scholarship recognition reception and program: 2:30-4 p.m., Scheman Building - Scholarship recipients, family, faculty, staff, and donors are invited to attend the annual scholarship recognition. There will be a reception at 2:30 p.m. with the program to follow at 3 p.m.

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


Oct. 3
College of Human Sciences Art Walk Series: Faces of Iowa State - Features 39 portraits by Maquoketa Artist Rose Frantzen: noon -12:30 p.m., Parks Library Entryway - Did you know Iowa State has one of the largest public art collections of any university in the country? Come join university museums and explore the art on campus in these four art walks to learn how to utilize public art in your studies. All are welcome to these free events.

For more information, contact Dynette Mosher at dmosher@iastate.edu.


Oct. 2
FSHN Seminar: 4:10-5 p.m., E0164 Lagomarcino Hall - Attend this seminar to hear about "Beyond the Standard Plate Count: On being a food microbiologist in the era of microbiomics," presented by Greg Siragusa. This seminar is open to everyone. More».

For more information, contact Whitney Baxter in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


Retirement party honoring Jeanne Stewart: 2:30-4 p.m., 2379 Food Sciences Building - Come share well wishes for retirement with Jeanne Stewart, an assistant scientist in food science and human nutrition. A brief program will take place at 3:15 p.m. This is a come-and-go event. Refreshments will be provided. More».

For more information, contact Whitney Baxter in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


Oct. 1
Rosenfeld paid student internship applications due for spring 2020 experiences: 11:59 p.m., online - Applications for the Rosenfeld Internship in Research opportunity in spring 2020 are due. Undergraduate students who are offered the internships receive exceptional experience conducting high-impact research in the lab alongside their faculty mentors. More».

For more information, contact DeAnn Barnes in administration at 515-294-7002 or dhbarnes@iastate.edu.


Deadline for AESHM, FSHN, and HDFS faculty to apply for international activities funding: 11:59 p.m., apply online - Two international travel funds will accept applications from faculty until Oct. 1. The Donna L. Cowan International Fund in Family and Consumer Sciences is a $400 award given to support faculty international travel or to support an international scholar visiting the AESHM, FSHN, or HDFS departments. The Julia F. Anderson International Fund consists of two $1,000 awards to be used toward enhancing or upgrading the professional qualifications of home economists or to enrich and enhance faculty by bringing an international perspective to Iowa State. International activities must commence between Oct. 1, 2019 and March 31, 2020, to be eligible for the awards.

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


Sept. 27
Who Is(n't) Here: Questioning Curricula to Promote Social Justice - Brown Bag Series: noon -1:30 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Conference Room - Come learn about how noticing and questioning forms of curricula can lead to more conversations around issues of social justice. More».

For more information, contact Kelly L. Reddy-Best at klrb@iastate.edu.


Sept. 26
College of Human Sciences Art Walk Series: Madonna of the Prairie by Christian Petersen: noon -12:30 p.m., Lagomarcino Courtyard - Did you know Iowa State has one of the largest public art collections of any university in the country? Come join university museums and explore the art on campus in these four art walks to learn how to utilize public art in your studies. All are welcome to these free events.

For more information, contact Dynette Mosher at dmosher@iastate.edu.


Interview day: 8:15 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Memorial Union - Interview with employers following the career fairs. Sign-up is required at the career fairs or in Cyhire!

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman at tstegman@iastate.edu.


Sept. 25
AESHM Sustainability Seminar: 5-6 p.m., 001 MacKay Hall - AMD faculty members professors Marcketti, Eike, and Karpova, and graduate students Michelle Burton, Courtney Barbour and Danielle Testa, will share insights from the joint ITAA-Regents University Sustainability in Fashion conference held in London, UK, in July 2019. The presenters will focus on implications for future research as well as incorporating the concepts and principles of sustainability in undergraduate and graduate curricula. A question-and-answer session will follow the presentations. This event is co-sponsored by the Department of Apparel, Events, and Hospitality Management; the Apparel, Merchandising, and Design Graduate Student Association (AMDGSA); and the College of Human Sciences International Programs Office.

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


Modern Views in Nutrition Seminar: 4:10-5 p.m., E0164 Lagomarcino Hall - Attend this seminar to hear from Dr. Dustin Yates of University of Nebraska-Lincoln, whose presentation will cover Fetal programming of poor muscle growth and metabolism by maternal stress.

For more information, contact Whitney Baxter in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


Career Fairs: Business, Industry & Technology; People to People: noon -5 p.m., Scheman Building and Hilton Coliseum, Iowa State Center - All students are encouraged to attend. Build your network. Discover internships. Ignite Your job search. Check CyHire for a list of all attending organizations. Meet with Career Services to prepare. More».

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


Sept. 24
Panel: Preparing for Professional School - Health Sciences: 6-7 p.m., 0105 Kildee Hall - Thinking about attending professional school within the health sciences? Come hear from representatives from Creighton University - School of Medicine/PA Program, Des Moines University, St. Ambrose University, and University of Iowa - Carver College of Medicine and learn about their programs, the application process, and what to expect as a student. Hosted by CHS & LAS Career Services offices. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman at tstegman@iastate.edu.


Culinary Science Club Meeting with "Meals on Screen" theme: 5:45-7 p.m., 200 Mackay Hall - Join the Culinary Science Club for a tribute to foods made famous on the movie screen. More».

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


Events Industry Meet and Greet: 5:30-7 p.m., LeBaron Commons - You are invited to attend the first ever events industry meet and greet to learn more about companies in the events industry, seek potential internship or career opportunities, and gain advice from, and create connections with, industry professionals. Professional headshots will also be available during this event.

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman at tstegman@iastate.edu.


Faculty professional development workshop hosted by SVPP: What's Your Story? Using Storytelling to Build Your Personal Brand: 2-3:30 p.m., Gold Room, Memorial Union - This workshop is designed to help faculty identify ways in which they can create and share their own personal story in academia. Led by Erin Wilgenbusch, an associate teaching professor in the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication, will lead exploration of ways to internally and externally examine your work, find your story, and use readily-available tools that help you share that story. Bring an electronic device (phone, tablet, laptop) that can connect to the internet.
Light refreshments will be provided. To register go to Learn@ISU; log in using your ISU netID and password; select Course Catalogue from the menu; Scroll to SVPP events; click List Events next to the event you would like to attend; select Enroll in the pop-up window; the event will be added to your menu.

For more information, contact Rob Schweers in the Office of the Vice President and Provost at 515-294-6142 or rob@iastate.edu.


Get Career Fair Ready Workshop: noon -12:30 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Conference Room - Get career fair ready! Find out what you need to know to be successful at the career fairs. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman or Amanda Schickel at tstegman@iastate.edu or schickel@iastate.edu.


Sept. 23
#Resume101 Workshop: 5:30-6:15 p.m., 119 MacKay Hall - Join CHS Career Services to learn the three things you need on your resume to make it stand out. This is the second of two identical workshops. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman or Amanda Schickel in student services at tstegman@iastate.edu or schickel@iastate.edu.


FSHN Special Topics faculty meeting: 4:10-5 p.m., CCUR Theater - Attend this special topics faculty meeting to discuss the food science major.

For more information, contact Whitney Baxter in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


Sept. 23 - May 23
University Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony: 3:30-5 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - The recipients of 28 faculty and staff University awards will be honored. A reception will follow in the South Ballroom. More».

For more information, contact Shirley Knipfel in the Office of the President at 515-294-1781.


Sept. 23
Get Career Fair Ready Workshop!: noon -12:30 p.m., 116 MacKay Hall - Get career fair ready! Find out what you need to know to be successful at the career fairs. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman or Amanda Schickel at tstegman@iastate.edu or schickel@iastate.edu.


Sept. 20
Deadline for CHS Site Visit Grant Program applications: 11:59 p.m., online - Faculty members interested in leading a study abroad program that starts between Oct. 1, 2019 and June 1, 2020 must submit their applications for the CHS Site Visit Grant Program by Sept. 20. Three grants of up to $3,000 are available. More».

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


Faculty: Deadline for submitting ISU Foreign Travel Grant to Dean's Office: noon, via email - Faculty members: You are encouraged to apply for a grant if you have planned travel between November 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020. If selected, the amount of the grant will be 75 percent of the airfare to a single destination as determined by an ISU travel agency. More».

For more information, contact DeAnn Barnes in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-7002 or dhbarnes@iastate.edu.


Sept. 19
London College of Fashion and Accademia Italiana info session: 5-6 p.m., 1210 LeBaron (note: the location has changed) - Students in the College of Human Sciences and in the College of Design are invited to learn more about study abroad options at London College of Fashion and Accademia Italiana. Hannah Svensson MacLeod from London College of Fashion and Tamara Mihalap from Accademia Italiana will present on programs available at their respective institutions. Visit the ISU Study Abroad website to check out the London College of Fashion semester program; fashion styling summer school; business, design, or footwear summer schools; Academia Italiana semester (semester in Florence, Italy); Academia Italiana summer (summer in Florence, Italy).

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


Resume Labs: 2-4 p.m., 1230 LeBaron Computer Lab - Interested in 1:1 resume help? Stop by one of our sessions and leave with a resume that is ready to go. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman or Amanda Schickel at tstegman@iastate.edu or schickel@iastate.edu.


Iowa State University Study Abroad Fair: 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - A one-stop shop to learn about adventures abroad -- interning, studying and volunteering opportunities, ranging from one week to one year. The U.S. Postal Service will have staff available to accept passport applications and renewals. More».

For more information, contact Ben McKelfresh International Programs at 515-294-6792 or bmckel@iastate.edu.


Sept. 18
Resume Labs: 11 a.m.-1 p.m., 1230 LeBaron Computer Lab - Interested in 1:1 resume help? Stop by one of our sessions and leave with a resume that is ready to go. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman or Amanda Schickel at tstegman@iastate.edu or schickel@iastate.edu.


Sept. 17
Lecture: Cati de los Ríos on immigrant and DACA student experiences, part of the Dean Helen LeBaron Hilton Endowed Chair lecture series: 7-8 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - Cati V. de los Ríos is an assistant professor in the University of California, Davis, School of Education. Her research explores the intersections of adolescent literacies, transnationalism, translanguaging, ethnic studies, and teacher education. In her talk, Dr. de los Ríos will bring to attention, "Using photographs, interviews, students' literacy artifacts, focus groups, and field notes, this talk asks (a) What do literacies look like in an Ethnic Studies course that designed learning around local community knowledge and sanctuary?; (b) How do students respond to such curricular designing?" This lecture is part of the Dean Helen LeBaron Hilton Endowed Chair series hosted by the College of Human Sciences and the Committee on Lectures (funded by Student Government). More».

For more information, contact Rosemary Perez in the School of Education at 515-294-4447 or rjperez@iastate.edu.


First Kinesiology and Health Club meeting of the year: 5:30-6:30 p.m., 291 Forker Building - Come to the meeting to hear from Drake's Occupational Therapy School, learn more about the volunteer event for this year, and help elect the remainder of the executive positions available, which are open to all members, including new members.

For more information, contact Mikayla Weron at mweron@iastate.edu.


#Resume101 Workshop: noon -12:45 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Conference Room - Join CHS Career Services to learn the three things you need on your resume to make it stand out. This is the first of two identical workshops. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman or Amanda Schickel in student services at tstegman@iastate.edu or schickel@iastate.edu.


Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom opens to the public: 11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m., 23 MacKay Hall - The Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom opens for its first meal of the semester. Meal service is Tuesday - Friday, 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Reservations can be made via OpenTable. Make your reservation today! More».

For more information, contact Kathrine Ginapp in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-2917 or kmginapp@iastate.edu.


Sept. 15
JCPenney Suit Up Event: 5-8 p.m., JCPenney at the North Grand Mall - Shop for the items you need for career fairs, interviews, or a new job. JCPenney staff will be available to assist you in selecting outfits during this special event for students. Bring your student ID to receive the extra 30% off Suit-Up coupon.

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman in student services at 515-294-3708 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Sept. 13
Reiman Entrepreneurial Speaker Series: 3:30-5 p.m., 0117 MacKay Hall - Come and hear some real world stories of entrepreneurship from Iowa State graduate, Roy Reiman. All are welcome to attend. More».

For more information, contact Linda Niehm at niehmlin@iastate.edu.


ClubFest (new date and location): 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Memorial Union - ClubFest provides students with the opportunity to browse through many of more than 850 student clubs and organizations at Iowa State, including dozens affiliated with College of Human Sciences people and programs. Find out how to get involved. Hosted by the Iowa State University Student Activities Center. More».

For more information, contact the Student Activities Center at Iowa State University at 515-294-8081 or clubfest@iastate.edu.


Free Business Attire Pop-Up Shop: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - The Business Attire Pop-Up Shop, hosted by the College Multicultural Liaison Officers, is funded by Student Government and clothing is free for students. Whether you need a shirt, tie, or a whole outfit for an upcoming career fair or interview, we have you covered with no questions asked. The pop-up shop will feature varying sizes and styles of gently-used business attire, accessories, and shoes. This event is open to all majors.

For more information, contact Carmen Flagge in student services at 515-294-0532 or cflagge@iastate.edu.


Sept. 12
Free Business Attire Pop-Up Shop: 6-8 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - The Business Attire Pop-Up Shop, hosted by the College Multicultural Liaison Officers, is funded by Student Government and is clothing is free for students. Whether you need a shirt, tie, or a whole outfit for an upcoming career fair or interview, we have you covered with no questions asked. The pop-up shop will feature varying sizes and styles of gently-used business attire, accessories, and shoes. This event is open to all majors.

For more information, contact Carmen Flagge in student services at 515-294-0532 or cflagge@iastate.edu.


College of Human Sciences retirees social: 4-5:30 p.m., ISU Alumni Center, Reiman Ballroom - The College of Human Sciences will host its annual "Not Going Back to School Celebration" for retired faculty and staff. Attendees will enjoy visiting and reminiscing at this come-and-go style reception. RSVP's may be sent to chsalum@iastate.edu by Sept. 1. This event is by invitation only from the dean.

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


Sept. 11
College of Human Sciences Study Abroad Fair: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 1009 LeBaron - Students are invited to this free fair learn about opportunities to study abroad, such as short-term programs specifically designed for College of Human Sciences students and led by College of Human Sciences faculty members, semester-long experiences at institutions abroad that partner with college and with Iowa State, and international student teaching. Students can also register to win one of three $300 scholarships that can be applied toward a study abroad program during the 2019-2020 academic year.

Iowa State has identified studying abroad as a high-impact academic activity, and the College of Human Sciences is committed to increasing the number of students participating in study abroad experiences. Students can benefit personally, academically, and professionally by integrating a study abroad experience into their degree program. College of Human Sciences faculty and staff members are also invited to attend the fair. More».

For more information, contact Erin French International Programs at efrench@iastate.edu.



Sept. 10
Culinary Science Club Meeting with "Brunch Foods" theme: 5:45-7 p.m., 200 Mackay Hall - Come learn about the exciting activities the club has planned for the fall semester. More».

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


Sept. 9
Farewell reception for Kevin Keener: 4-5 p.m., 2379 Food Sciences Building - A farewell reception will honor Kevin Keener, a professor in ood science and human nutrition who has accepted a position outside the university. Food and drinks will be provided. There will not be a program.

For more information, contact Whitney Baxter in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


Sept. 5
Food Science and Human Nutrition Welcome Back Picnic: 5-6:30 p.m., Food Sciences Building Courtyard - All food science and human nutrition students, faculty, and staff and their families are invited to attend the FSHN Welcome Back Picnic. In the case of rain, the event will be moved to the first floor hallway in Food Sciences Building (outside room 1951). BBQ food and drinks will be provided. More».

For more information, contact Whitney Baxter in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


Sept. 4
Healthy Life Center informational meeting: 7-8:20 p.m., Ames Public Library Auditorium, 515 Douglas Ave. - Learn more about the proposed Healthy Life Center by attending an informational meeting. Participants will get an overview of the project, including proposed plans, amenities and costs. A Q&A session will follow. More».

For more information, contact Keith Abraham in Other at 515-239-5349.


Connect 4 CHS Students of Color Meet Up: 5-7 p.m., 1009 Lebaron Hall - Looking to make connections with other students of color in the College of Human Sciences? Here's your chance! This meet up is for all CHS students of color - new, returning, and graduate students. Come ask questions, share insights, and get to know new people. Drop in as your schedule allows. Refreshments provided. More».

For more information, contact Carmen Flagge in student services at 515-294-0532 or cflagge@iastate.edu..


Sept. 2
University holiday: Iowa State Unversity - University offices are closed and classes are recessed.

For more information, contact the Office of the Registrar at www.registrar.iastate.edu.


Sept. 1
Scholarship application opens for students preparing to study abroad: 12 a.m., online - Scholarship applications are now open for students planning on doing a College of Human Sciences study abroad program over Thanksgiving 2019, winter break 2019-2020, spring semester 2020, or spring break 2020. More».

For more information, contact Erin French International Programs at chsintl@iastate.edu.


Aug. 29
Orientation for new graduate students: 5-8 p.m., Reiman Ballroom, ISU Alumni Center and livestreamed via Graduate College Facebook page - The Graduate College and the Graduate and Professional Student Senate invite incoming graduate and professional students to the Fall 2019 Graduate and Professional Student Orientation. Register online. More».

For more information, contact Judy Strand at Iowa State University at 515-294-5285 or jstrand@iastate.edu.


Aug. 28
ISU WelcomeFest: 5:30-8:30 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - Swing by the university-wide WelcomeFest to gather freebies and information from Ames businesses, community organizations, and Iowa State University departments. More than 4,000 students and 100 businesses typically participate. More».

For more information, contact the Student Activities Center at Iowa State University at 515-294-8081 or sac@iastate.edu.


Aug. 27
ISU LGBTQIA+ Community Welcome: 6-8 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - Join the community to meet others, savor some snacks, play some games, share your art skills, or grab a selfie with a pride flag like no other. More».

For more information, contact The Center at Iowa State University at center@iastate.edu.


Culinary Science Club Meeting with "Back To School Picnic-Grown-Up Lunch Box" theme: 5:45-7 p.m., 200 Mackay Hall - Come learn about the exciting activities the club has planned for the fall semester. Some of the events include: Homecoming festivities, assisting with the Culinary Boot Camp and planning a trip to Kansas City to visit food industry. More».

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


Aug. 26
Classes officially start: 8 a.m., Iowa State campus - Fall semester classes officially begin! Have a great semester, #humanscientists.

For more information, contact Laura Jolly in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-5380 or ljolly@iastate.edu.


On-Campus Interview Schedules open in CyHire for ALL students: 12 a.m., online - Check CyHire starting today to see what employers are planning to participate in on-campus interviewing for jobs and internships. New opportunities are available daily. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman in student services at 515-294-3708 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Aug. 22
2019 College of Human Sciences Welcome Back for Faculty and Staff: 8-11 a.m., Reiman Ballroom, ISU Alumni Center - Join your colleagues at the College of Human Sciences 2019 Welcome Back, as we kick off another year. Please RSVP by clicking on the link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/JCLKKNL

For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in administration at +1 (515) 294-5380 or theresab@iastate.edu.


Aug. 22-24
Destination Iowa State: Iowa State campus - Freshman are encouraged to attend events to meet others and learn more about clubs, CyRide, classes, and more! More».

For more information, contact Office of Admissions at (800) 262-3810.


Aug. 20
CELT Teaching Symposium for New Teaching Assistants: 8-12 a.m., Scheman Building - A half-day program encompassing best teaching practices and student support resources available at Iowa State. New faculty, staff with a teaching role and graduate teaching assistants will learn from Iowa State's educators about how to prepare for a successful first semester of teaching, and explore CELT's services, resources, and professional development opportunities. All TAs who are new to the ISU classroom, or who have received a teaching assignment different from what they have done before, are strongly encouraged to attend. Registration due Aug. 13. More».

For more information, contact Karen Bovenmyer at 515-294-4065 or kbovenmyer@iastate.edu.


Aug. 4
Fall 2019 scholarship applications due: 12 a.m., online - Scholarships available for students who have unpaid internships or student teach in fall 2019.

For more information, contact Laura Kilbride in student services at 515-294-8436 or kilbride@iastate.edu..


June 19 - July 25
ISU Summer Youth Fitness program: 1:10-4:30 p.m., Forker Building - Sports and physical activities ranging from dance to swimming for chidren in grades K-6 with instruction by physical education and elementary education students as well as graduate students in kinesiology. The program runs from 1:10-4:30 Monday through Thursday, June 3-July 25. Closed July 4-5. Download an enrollment form (PDF). More».

For more information, contact Jenny Smith in kinesiology at 515-294-1762 or gavsmom@iastate.edu.


June 19-28
Mosquitoes and Me Summer Camp: 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Harding Middle School in Des Moines - Fourth and fifth graders who attend King and Moulton elementary schools in Des Moines will explore the theme of mosquitoes and public health while gaining experience with authentic science practices and building collaborative relationships with peers and adults, June 17--28. Youth receive guidance from Iowa State University education students who have completed a two-semester course about mosquito science using ambitious science and diversity pedagogy, as well as from older camp participants who return as near-peer mentors. The Mosquitoes and Me curriculum has been adopted by Walking Palms, a community-based organization serving earthquake-impacted communities in rural Ecuador. Representatives from Walking Palms will be guests at this year's summer camp in addition to public health students who will be traveling to Ecuador to assist with implementation. These visits are funded by the Global Health Institute at the University of Wisconsin at Madison (UWM). The summer camp and the course, Teaching and Learning with Insects, are activities of The Urban Ecosystem Project (UEP). UEP is a supporting program of the ISU 4U Promise partnership, under the leadership of Katherine Richardson Bruna, and is funded by the National Institutes of Health through a Science Education Partnership Award. More».

For more information, contact Sara Erickson in the School of Education at 515-294-8021 or smerick@iastate.edu.


June 12
RN to BSN in Nursing Program Open House: 5-8 p.m., ISU Alumni Center, 429 Alumni Lane, Ames - Attend the information open house to learn how to advance your career through the Iowa State University RN to BSN Program. Meet Iowa State professors who understand how a BSN degree can open doors for you to improve patient outcomes and meet your career goals. The program is for people who are already registered nurses who want to advance their careers with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. RSVP by emailing nursing@iastate.edu. Directions for parking will be provided to those who submit their RSVP.

Can't join us in person? Join the open house via Zoom to have your questions answered. Go to https://zoom.us, click "Join A Meeting" and enter 515 988 5899. More».

For more information, contact Ginny Wangerin in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-6374 or nursing@iastate.edu.


June 10-14
STEM InCYte Camp: 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Iowa State University campus - Students entering grades 5-7 will participate in the 2019 STEM InCYte Camp to engage in hands-on learning and exploration of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The participation fee is $25 for ISU 4U Promise students, $125 for other students; full scholarships are available for children from both groups. Sign up online now. More».

For more information, contact Christa Jackson in the School of Education at 515-294-4519 or jacksonc@iastate.edu.


June 5
ISU Night at Zoo Brew DSM: 5:30-9 p.m., Blank Park Zoo - See you at the zoo! Cyclones everywhere will color Des Moines' Blank Park Zoo Cardinal & Gold as the ISU Alumni Association presents Iowa State Alumni Night at Zoo Brew on June 5. See you at the Blank Park Zoo Pavilion from 5:30-9 p.m. for networking with your fellow Cyclones, the opportunity to connect with ISU's colleges, as well as activities, prizes, and giveaways. Plus, skip the line: Our group will have its own special entrance into Zoo Brew, so you won't need to stand in the general admission line. Cost is just $11 per Cyclone and includes admission to Zoo Brew and one drink ticket. If you are a Zoo member, you are eligible to attend Zoo Brew free of charge and therefore must enter through the general admission line - but make sure to join the ISU crew for fun at the Pavilion after you arrive. Tap into your wild side and enjoy a fun evening seeing not just animals, but Cyclones everywhere. To guarantee your discounted admission, register online by Sunday, June 2. More».

For more information, contact Amanda DeMaris at 515-294-3977 or ademaris@iastate.edu.


June 1-28
Winners of The Fashion Show 2019 exhibit: 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Mary Alice Gallery, Textiles and Clothing Museum, Morrill Hall - Get a close look at the winning student entries in The Fashion Show 2019. The exhibits runs from May 1 through June 28. Open week days and by appointment. More».

For more information, contact the Textiles and Clothing Museum in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-4999 or tcmuseum@iastate.edu.


June 1
Pitch Me ISU undergraduate student contest entry deadline: submit online - Undergraduate students are invited to share their life-changing, world-shifting ideas in the Pitch Me ISU contest. Claim your 60 seconds of fame, vie for a $1000 prize, and get your innovation featured at the Iowa State Fair. Submit your idea in a 60-second video by June 1. The winner will receive $1,000 and be featured at the Iowa State Fair. More».

For more information, contact Carole Custer at 515-294-3134.


May 27
Memorial Day Heroes Challenge to support scholarship for ISU veteran students: 8 a.m.-2 p.m., ISU Lied Recreation Center - The Factory Strengths and Conditioning fitness center in Ames is partnering with the Iowa State University Veterans Center and the ISU Foundation to create a new scholarship for students who are military veterans. Participate in a free two-part "hero" workout to honor brave service and benefit veterans. All net proceeds will fund scholarships for Iowa State University veterans. More».

For more information, contact George LaCava in kinesiology at lacava@iastate.edu.


May 24
Deadline for submitting briefs for last Happenings emailing of the spring: 5 p.m., online - Submit information by 5 p.m., Friday, May 24 for inclusion in the Tuesday, May 29 issue of Happenings. The May 29 issue will mark the last email issue of Happenings as the publication goes on summer hiatus. The first email issue of Happenings will be emailed on Tuesday, August 13. Suggest an announcement. | Suggest a calendar event.

For more information, contact Cathy Curtis in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-8175 or ccurtis@iastate.edu.


May 16
Farewell reception for Brenda Lohman: College of Human Sciences Dean's Office, E262 Lagomarcino Hall - Wish Brenda Lohman well as she leaves to become chair of human development family science at the University of Missouri.

For more information, contact DeAnn Barnes in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-7002 or dhbarnes@iastate.edu.


May 15
De-stress. Relax in The Tap Room: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Experience relaxation strategies ranging from guided meditation to light therapy to self massage when the LeBaron Hall lounge is transformed into The Tap Room. The Tap Room is a traveling relaxation and stress-reduction environment for students, faculty, and staff. Facilitated by ISU Peer Wellness Educators, all activities promote self directed relaxation and learning. Drop in and go as you please. Hosted by the College of Human Sciences P&S Council. More».

For more information, contact Student Wellness in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-1009 or studentwellness@iastate.edu.


May 10
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.


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.


May 6
Retirement reception - Rose Martin: 4-5:30 p.m., First floor hallway outside 1951 Food Sciences Building - A retirement reception honoring Rose Martin, senior lecturer of food science and human nutrition, will take place Monday, May 6, from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the first floor hallway outside 1951 Food Sciences Building. This is a come-and-go event, and there will not be a program. Light refreshments will be provided.

For more information, contact Whitney Sager in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


May 3
Retirement reception for LuAnn Adams: 2-4 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - A retirement reception will honor LuAnn Adams, who covers the front desk of the College of Human Sciences Student Services Office and works with accounting and new student orientation.

For more information, contact Sarah Wilson in student services at 515-294-8238 or slwilson@iastate.edu.


May 2
College of Human Sciences Entrepreneurship Showcase: 6-9:30 p.m., LeBaron Hall lobby and auditorium - Mark your calendar for the College of Human Sciences Entrepreneurship Showcase, 6-9:30 p.m., Thursday, May 2, in LeBaron Hall: Network with entrepreneurs and join students in the Entreprenuership in Human Sciences (AESHM 474) class and other students as the promote their business proposals, business idea pitches, and consulting project recommendations. The event is open to public and refreshments will be served while judges review the presentations from 6-8:30 p.m. The awards presentation will begin at 9 p.m. in LeBaron Auditorium. More».

For more information, contact Linda Niehm in apparel, events, and hospitality management at niehmlin@iastate.edu.


May 1
Opening reception for "Winners of The Fashion Show 2019" exhibit: 5-6 p.m., Textiles and Clothing Museum, 1015 Morrill Hall - Take a look at the first and second place winning student designs from The Fashion Show 2019. Attendees will be entered in a raffle to win a Vans gift card and The Fashion Show merchandise. The new producers for The Fashion Show 2020 will be announced during the reception, and light refreshments will be served. 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.


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.


College of Human Sciences Faculty and Staff Awards Recognition and Reception: 3-4:30 p.m., Pioneer Room, Memorial Union - Students, families, and friends will gather to celebrate outstanding members of the faculty and staff receiving 2019 awards from the College of Human Sciences. The event is open to the public.

For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in administration at 515-294-5380 or theresab@iastate.edu.


April 29
Faculty application deadline for CHS Online Course Development Award funding: 9 a.m., online - Faculty members: Apply by the deadline for funding to support you with a summer stipend or course release as you work to enhance curriculum by converting an existing course for online learning or developing a new online course. More».

For more information, contact Ann Bugler in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-5812 or bugler@iastate.edu.


April 27
Orchesis I spring show - "Take Cover": 2-6 p.m., Forker Building Room 196 - Come join Orchesis I Dance company in their Spring show, "Take Cover". This is a student choreographed show that features a variety of styles including jazz, hip hop, lyrical, modern, tap, and heels. Tickets are $3 for students and $5 for the general public.

For more information, contact Elizabeth Michels in the College of Human Sciences at 515-777-8924 or emichels@iastate.edu.


April 26
Deadline to apply to participate in CELT Course Design Institute: 5 p.m., apply online - The CELT Course Design Institute is a four-day event that runs from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., May 20-23. Full of interactive, hands-on and collaborative activities, the workshop gives Iowa State's instructors skills, time, and space for designing or substantially revising their courses. All faculty members (tenured, tenure-track, or term), and staff with a teaching role at Iowa State University who have a genuine interest in learning about course design and development in Canvas are encouraged to apply. More».

For more information, contact Lesya Hassall in the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching at lesya@iastate.edu.


April 26-27
Reggie's Sleepout Ames 2019: 5 p.m.-12 a.m., Cyclone Sports Complex - Reggieís Sleepout began over a decade ago in Des Moines and was named in honor of Reggie Kelsey, a young man who became homeless after aging out of the foster care system; three months later, Reggie was found dead in the Des Moines River. This event offers the community an opportunity to rally together to support homelessness services for youth and families, and to deepen its understanding of the impact that homelessness and housing instability has on those who experience it. Funds raised during the event will benefit YSS, the Emergency Residence Project and ACCESS Assault Care Center. More».

For more information, contact Olivia Diggs in human development and family studies at ondiggs@iastate.edu.


April 25
Mission Inclusion Wrap-up Presentations: 4-5:30 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Join the Mission Inclusion wrap-up presentations where refreshments will be served. College of Human Sciences faculty and staff members who participated in the Mission Inclusion program will share what they have developed to help build an inclusive, civil, and safe learning environment. Speakers will include Elena Karpova, Kevin Schalinske, Chunhui Xian, and Suzanne Gauch. More».

For more information, contact Marcia Purdy, lecturer and Mission Inclusion seminars leader in the School of Education at 515-212-9131 or mapurdy@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 23
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.


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.


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.


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.


April 22-24
ISU Senior Week 2019 events: noon -8:30 p.m., campus locations - From April 22-25, it's all about the Cyclone Seniors as we celebrate Senior Week 2019. Don't be in too big of a hurry to get out of here, Class of 2019, because there's still time to celebrate being an ISU student. Pre-order your Senior Package to show your pride and qualify for free meals during Senior Week 2019 events. More».

For more information, contact Mary Kate Misak at 515-294-2632 or mkmisak@iastate.edu..


April 19
Digital Accessibility 101: noon -1:30 p.m., LeBaron Hall, Room 1009 - Come learn about what digital accessibility means and how small changes could make a big impact for everyone with Cyndi Wiley, digital accessibility coordinator. More».

For more information, contact Kelly L. Reddy-Best in apparel, events, and hospitality management at (515) 294-9919 or klrb@iastate.edu.


The Diversity Among Latinx Students brown bag presentation: noon -1:30 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall Conference Room - Come learn about the diversity within the Latinx population, the experiences of Latinx students, their unique needs, and how they can best succeed in higher education. This presentation led by Erin Doran, assistant professor in the School of Education, is part of the College of Human Sciences Diversity, Equity, and Community Committee Spring 2019 brown bag series. More».

For more information, contact Kelly L. Reddy-Best in the College of Human Sciences at (515) 294-9919 or klrb@iastate.edu.


April 17
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.


National Institutes of Health Proposal Workshop: 9-10 a.m., 206 Durham Hall - Norbert Tavares, program manager at the NIH-NCL Center for Strategic Scientific Initiatives and a 2017-19 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Science and Technology Policy Fellow, will present a one-hour seminar about NIH funding mechanisms, common things to know, available tools and more. A question and answer period will follow the presentation. Hosted by the ISU Office of the Vice President for Research. Register for the workshop. There are also times slotted after the presentation to have a 20-minute consultation with Dr. Tavares. These consultations are limited to the first few people to sign up for a consultation, early to secure your place. More».

For more information, contact Tyler Stricker at 515-294-7540 or stricker@iastate.edu.


April 16
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.


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.


ISU ADVANCE workshop: Faculty as Strategic Agents of Institutional Change: 1-2:30 p.m., Campanile Room, Memorial Union - Nancy (Rusty) Barceló will share her professional journey as a Chicana administrator, then focus her attention on how diversity alters our conversations and transforms how we teach, learn, and know in an interactive workshop with opportunities for discussion and sharing. Attendees will learn practical strategies to take back to their departments. Barceló has served in various higher education administrative positions for the past 30 years, including serving as president of Northern New Mexico College as well as in her current role as special assistant for diversity, equity, and inclusion to the chancellor at the University of Illinois. Dr. Barceló has numerous publications, including "Chicana/Latina Studies: The Journal of Mujeres Activas," and most recently, a book chapter on diversity and institutional transformation in universities. She is a widely-known national speaker and has been recognized with many awards, including the NACCS (National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies) Scholar Award in 2012. This is a repeat of the morning workshop. Register by April 8 at Learn@ISU. More».

For more information, contact Megan Peterson in the Office of the Vice President and Provost at 515-294-6410.


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.


ISU ADVANCE workshop: Faculty as Strategic Agents of Institutional Change: 9:30-11 a.m., Campanile Room, Memorial Union - Nancy (Rusty) Barceló will share her professional journey as a Chicana administrator, then focus her attention on how diversity alters our conversations and transforms how we teach, learn, and know in an interactive workshop with opportunities for discussion and sharing. Attendees will learn practical strategies to take back to their departments. Barceló has served in various higher education administrative positions for the past 30 years, including serving as president of Northern New Mexico College as well as in her current role as special assistant for diversity, equity, and inclusion to the chancellor at the University of Illinois. Dr. Barceló has numerous publications, including "Chicana/Latina Studies: The Journal of Mujeres Activas," and most recently, a book chapter on diversity and institutional transformation in universities. She is a widely-known national speaker and has been recognized with many awards, including the NACCS (National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies) Scholar Award in 2012. Register by April 8 at Learn@ISU. More».

For more information, contact Megan Peterson in the Office of the Vice President and Provost at 515-294-6410.


April 15
Deadline to apply to for CELT Teaching and Learning Academy which helps university teachers become more effective: 5 p.m., online - Apply to work with CELT faculty fellows, master teachers from across the university, and fellow participants in the new CELT Teaching and Learning Academy. CELT Teaching and Learning Academy participants will attend monthly sessions that address course design, evidence-based teaching strategies, inclusive classroom practices, peer-review of teaching, and documentation of teaching effectiveness. The Academy is open to faculty members (tenured, tenure-eligible, term, staff member with teaching appointment) who have between one and five years of teaching experience at Iowa State University. Faculty from all disciplines are encouraged to apply. Learn more from the CELT Teaching and Learning Academy webpage and apply via the CELT Teaching and Learning Academy Application (2019-2020) Qualtrics web form. More».

For more information, contact Monica Lamm, CELT Faculty Fellow at Iowa State University at mhlamm@iastate.edu.


Application deadline for 2019-20 CELT Teacher Partners Program: 5 p.m., apply online - The CELT Teaching Partners Program supplements departmental mentoring by pairing two new junior or term faculty members (tenured, tenure-eligible, term, staff member with teaching appointment) with a senior faculty member from a different discipline who is a successful and experienced teacher. Junior partners should be in their second or third year at Iowa State University. Partners discuss teaching and learning topics, complete classroom observations, and focus on documenting teaching effectiveness for continuous improvement efforts of use in teaching portfolios. The partnership runs for the entire academic year. Apply online by April 15. More».

For more information, contact Monica Lamm at Iowa State University at mhlamm@iastate.edu.


Last day to apply for Miller Open Education Mini-Grants: 5 p.m., apply online - The request for proposals for the Miller Open Education Mini-Grants are due on Apr. 15. Apply online. More».

For more information, contact Abby Elder, open access librarian at Iowa State University at aelder@iastate.edu.


April 13
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 student producers Sydney Lawrence and Grace Rosson in apparel, events, and hospitality management at fs.producers@iastate.edu.


April 11
Vans: Empowering Youth Culture presentation with Vans team: 7-8 p.m., Memorial Union Sun Room - Since 1966, the Vans® brand has created action-focused footwear, apparel and accessories for skateboarders, surfers, BMX riders and snowboarders across the world with a goal of promoting creative expression and inspiring youth culture. The Fashion Show 2019 is proud to host Vans® as its Guest Company Designer. Members of their team will speak about the company's culture, history, and the success of the iconic California brand. They will discuss the how the company structure and business strategies have evolved to maintain its "Off the Wall" mission. Presenters include company recruiter Katie Essex; apparel merchandiser Lynda Castillo; apparel designer James McCahon, and footwear designers Jerod Harmon and Derek Huenecke, who are both Iowa State University graduates. More».

For more information, contact Emma Kachelmeyer in apparel, events, and hospitality management at ekachel@iastate.edu.


April 9
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.


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.


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 8
Gridshock: Sex Trafficking Demand in Iowa documentary and discussion with alumna and filmmaker Vanessa McNeal: 7-9 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - Alumna and filmmaker Vanessa McNeal (B.S. '15 child, adult, and family services) will screen her fourth and most recent film, Gridshock, a documentary exposing the hidden and disturbing reality behind sex trafficking in Iowa and the often-overlooked reality about why the industry thrives - because there is a demand for it. McNeal's film features survivors of sex trafficking, local and federal law enforcement, advocates, politicians, and a recovering sex addict. What you think you know about sex trafficking will be challenged. April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. This film is 90 minutes; a discussion and Q&A with filmmaker Vanessa McNeal will immediately follow the screening. More».

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


April 3
Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask - lecture by professor and author 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 Iowa State University at 515-294-9934 or lectures@iastate.edu.


Pre-Medical Club Interview Preparation presentation by Tammy Stegman, career services director in the College of Human Sciences: 5:30-6:30 p.m., Bessey Hall, Room 2226 - Tammy Stegman, career services director in the College of Human Sciences, will present how to prepare for the various types of medical school interviews, including multiple-mini interviews (MMI). More».

For more information, contact Benjamin Dralle in food science and human nutrition at 641-220-1283 or btdralle@iastate.edu.


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.


Faculty forum on Workday and Improved Service Delivery: 9:30-11:30 a.m., Memorial Union Great Hall - This forum will provide faculty with targeted, relevant information about Workday and Improved Service Delivery (ISD). The two-hour forum will provide an overview of Workday and how it will impact faculty, as well as interactive breakout sessions. Faculty can register for a forum by logging into Learn@ISU and entering "WorkCyte Faculty Forum," clicking "List Events," selecting the forum they wish to attend and clicking Register.

For more information, contact the WorkCyte team at Iowa State University at workcyte_change@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.


'Start Smart' salary negotiation workshop for students: 5-7:30 p.m., 2234 Bessey Hall - Don't leave money on the table. Sign up for the "Start Smart" salary negotiation workshop for students. The workshop will be presented by the Career Services staff in Human Sciences and Liberal Arts and Sciences. AAUW Smart Start is specifically designed to teach you how to negotiate salaries for a new job. You will gain confidence in your negotiation style and increase your potential to earn higher salaries and better benefits packages. There is no charge for attending. Food will be served during check-in from 5-5:30; the presentation will begin promptly at 5:30. Space is limited. Sign up now on CyHire.

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Faculty forum on Workday and Improved Service Delivery: 10 a.m.-noon, Memorial Union Sun Room - This forum will provide faculty with targeted, relevant information about Workday and Improved Service Delivery (ISD). The two-hour forum will provide an overview of Workday and how it will impact faculty, as well as interactive breakout sessions. Faculty can register for a forum by logging into Learn@ISU and entering "WorkCyte Faculty Forum," clicking "List Events," selecting the forum they wish to attend and clicking Register.

For more information, contact the WorkCyte team at Iowa State University at workcyte_change@iastate.edu.


April 1 - Feb. 1
Applications for the Pappajohn Student Entrepreneurial Venture Competition due April 1: Iowa State University - Want to win $5,000 for your business idea? Apply for the Pappajohn Student Entrepreneurial Venture Competition - application includes an executive summary, business model canvas, and financial projections. More».

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April 1-5
Graduate Student Wellness Week: activities at various locations on campus - Each day of the week will focus on a different area of wellness for graduate students - emotional and spiritual, physical, professional and intellectual, financial and social. The week is sponsored by Graduate and Professional Student Senate.

For more information, contact Jahyun Kim at jaykim@iastate.edu.


March 29
"Does my _____ scare you? Let's talk about it" — an open discussion on microagressions and perceived bias, led by Lover Chancler: 1:10-3 p.m., Gallery, Memorial Union - Chancler is director of the Center for Multiculturalism and Inclusivity at the University of Central Missouri. She will facilitate a honest dialogue in a safe environment about differences and similarities related to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the Iowa State University community. More».

For more information, contact Kere Hughes-Belding in human development and family studies at 515-294-8441 or kereh@iastate.edu.


March 28
Haitian Culture Night: Wings of Hope: 7-8:30 p.m., Memorial Union Gallery Room - ExerCYse is Medicine is hosting Haitian Culture Night to help raise $3,000 to aid a respite home for the intellectually and physically impaired in Haiti. Attendees will be able to purchase artwork created by Wings of Hope residents or simply leave a free will donation. More».

For more information, contact ExerCYse is Medicine at 515-408-4609 or exercyse@iastate.edu.


The Wit & Fantasy of Bes-Ben Millinery presentation by Elizabeth Jachimowicz: 7-8 p.m., 2019 Morrill Hall - Guest speaker Elizabeth Jachimowicz will share the story of how Benjamin Green-Field, known as Chicago's Mad Hatter, achieved celebrity status for his whimsical hats that featured the likes of pandas, lobsters and playing cards. This event is presented in conjunction with the Designed for a Modern Life: Decorative Arts & Fashion in the Mid-century exhibition in the Textiles and Clothing Museum and Christian Petersen Art Museum. The exhibit will be open for 30 minutes prior to and following the lecture. More».

For more information, contact Janet Fitzpatrick in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 294-8552 or janfitz@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 Iowa State University at 515-294-9934 or lectures@iastate.edu.


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.


March 27
Hilton Chair lecture by Fedele Bauccio: 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 speak 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. Sponsored by the Department of Apparel, Events, and Hospitality Management; ISU Committee on Lectures; and the College of Human Sciences, as 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.


Farewell reception for Tong "Toni" Wang: 2-3:30 p.m., Campanile Room, Memorial Union - A farewell party honoring Tong "Toni" Wang, professor of food science and human nutrition, and her husband, Hongwei Xin, distinguished professor of agricultural and biosystems engineering, will take place Wednesday, March 27 from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Campanile Room of the Memorial Union. This is a come-and-go event. Light refreshments will be provided. More».

For more information, contact Whitney Sager in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


Big 12 Virtual Career Fair: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., online - Iowa State University students and alumni seeking job opportunities and internships can connect with more than 100 prospective employers at the Big 12 Virtual Career Fair, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Daylight Time, Wednesday, March 27. There is no registration fee for job seekers. Participating employers will staff chat rooms where they will visit with job candidates in real time. Some will also offer one-to-one audio and video conferencing. Register now to see a tutorial on the ins and outs of participating, upload your resume, check out participating employers, and indicate which employers you would like to meet. More».

For more information, contact Amanda Schickel, recruiting and career coordinator in Career Services in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or schickel@iastate.edu.


March 26
Application deadline: Sustainability, Nutrition, and Nature summer study abroad program: 11:59 p.m., online - This study abroad program to Shetland, just 100 miles north of mainland Scotland, will be led by Christina Campbell, associate professor in food science and human nutrition. Participants will be immersed in activities related to nutrition and health, environmental issues, economic vitality and cultural identity. Travel dates are July 26-August 9, 2019. More information and the program application can be found on the ISUAbroad website. More».

For more information, contact Erin French International Programs at 515-294-7153 or efrench@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 program in biomedical sciences: 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.


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.


Faculty forum on Workday and Improved Service Delivery: 1-3 p.m., Memorial Union Sun Room - This forum will provide faculty with targeted, relevant information about Workday and Improved Service Delivery (ISD). The two-hour forum will provide an overview of Workday and how it will impact faculty, as well as interactive breakout sessions. Faculty can register for a forum by logging into Learn@ISU and entering "WorkCyte Faculty Forum," clicking "List Events," selecting the forum they wish to attend and clicking Register.

For more information, contact the WorkCyte team at Iowa State University at workcyte_change@iastate.edu.


Faculty forum on Workday and Improved Service Delivery: 10 a.m.-noon, Memorial Union Sun Room - This forum will provide faculty with targeted, relevant information about Workday and Improved Service Delivery (ISD). The two-hour forum will provide an overview of Workday and how it will impact faculty, as well as interactive breakout sessions. Faculty can register for a forum by logging into Learn@ISU and entering "WorkCyte Faculty Forum," clicking "List Events," selecting the forum they wish to attend and clicking Register.

For more information, contact the WorkCyte team at Iowa State University at workcyte_change@iastate.edu.


March 25
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 Iowa State University at 515-294-9934 or lectures@iastate.edu.


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 515-296-6532.


Deadline to apply for entrepreneurship scholarships: 5 p.m., online - 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 515-296-6532 or info@isupjcenter.org.


March 18-22
Spring break: Iowa State University - Classes are recessed. University offices are open but may be operating with adjusted hours. More».

For more information, contact Registrar's Office at Iowa State University at registrar@iastate.edu.


March 14
Faculty forum on Workday and Improved Service Delivery: 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Memorial Union Sun Room - This forum will provide faculty with targeted, relevant information about Workday and Improved Service Delivery (ISD). The two-hour forums will provide an overview of Workday and how it will impact faculty, as well as interactive breakout sessions. Faculty can register for a forum by logging into Learn@ISU and entering "WorkCyte Faculty Forum," clicking "List Events," selecting the forum they wish to attend and clicking Register. More».

For more information, contact the WorkCyte team at Iowa State University at workcyte_change@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.


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.


Presentation by 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.


March 8
POSTPONED. NEW DATE NOT YET SET. Who (Isn't) Here: Questioning Curricula to Promote Social Justice: noon -1:30 p.m., LeBaron Hall, Room 1009 - THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. A NEW DATE WILL BE ANNOUNCED. Come learn about the ways in which noticing and questioning various forms of curricula can open up conversations around issues of social justice with Jeanne Dyches, assistant professor in the School of Education. More».

For more information, contact Kelly L. Reddy-Best in apparel, events, and hospitality management at (515) 294-9919 or klrb@iastate.edu.


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 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.


Information session on Soonchunhyang University Exchange Program in South Korea: noon -1 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - This information session is for students interested in participating in a semester-long exchange program in South Korea in fall 2019. The exchange program is open to all students, and the application deadline is April 1, 2019. Participants receive free housing, a weekly stipend, and a partial flight reimbursement. Participants are required to undertake a 6-credit cultural internship during their semester at Soonchunhyang University. More information and the program application are available on the ISUAbroad website. If you are interested, but cannot attend this session, e-mail Erin French. More».

For more information, contact Erin French, director of International Programs in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-7153 or efrench@iastate.edu.


March 5
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.


Integrating Societal Impacts into Your Proposal, Career, and Research Identity workshop: 8:30 a.m.-noon, Cardinal Room, Memorial Union - This workshop will be presented by the Grants Hub and the NSF-funded Center for Advancing Research Impacts in Society. The workshop will focus on helping participants effectively build a broader impacts effort in the context of their research, as well as find campus and local partners to assist in their efforts. More».

For more information, contact Tyler Stricker in the Office of the Vice President and Provost at 294-7540 or stricker@iastate.edu.


March 4
Last day for students 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 1
Deadline for faculty to apply to lead a study abroad program during Spring Break 2020: 11:59 p.m., online - College of Human Sciences 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 College of Human Sciences study abroad programs. More».

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


Aloha AESHM party: 7-9 p.m., 0308 Elings Hall (adjacent to Sukup Hall and Biorenewables Research Laboratory) - Tired of this winter weather? Bring your friends to the Aloha AESHM party and get to know one another in a night full of food, games, and fun. Admission is $5 for this event, which is hosted by the ISU Event Management Club. More».

For more information, contact Sydney Hogle in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 641-485-7551 or smhogle@iastate.edu.


"Love Your Selfie": 10 a.m.-1 p.m., LeBaron Hall Lobby - Polaroid pictures will be taken, individuals will write on the picture something they love about themselves and the pictures will be hung around inspiring others to love themselves, too. The display will be used in the Fashion Show April 13. This event is a collaboration of Body Image and Eating Disorder Awareness Week at Iowa State University and The Fashion Show.

For more information, contact Body Image and Eating Disorder Awareness at 847-414-0094 or biedacontact@gmail.com.


Feb. 28
Rare Disease Day: An introduction to rare diseases, physician speaker, and poster session on rare disease: 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. Hosted by the ISU Pre-Medical Club, 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 in food science and human nutrition at 641-220-1283 or btdralle@iastate.edu.


Sustainability, Nutrition, and Nature in Shetland (Scotland) study abroad information session: 1-2 p.m., 1121 Human Nutritional Sciences Building - This information session is for students interested in participating in the summer 2019 study abroad program in Scotland led by Christina Campbell, an associate professor in food science and human nutrition. As a participant in this program, you will find yourself immersed in activities related to nutrition and health, environmental issues, economic vitality, and cultural identity. Travel dates are July 26-August 9, 2019, and the application deadline is March 26, 2019. More information and the program application are available on the ISUAbroad website. If you are interested, but cannot attend this session, e-mail Erin French. More».

For more information, contact Erin French, director of International Programs in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-7153 or efrench@iastate.edu.


Early Career Foundation Awards seminar: 8:30-10 a.m., Cardinal Room, Memorial Union - This seminar will provide faculty with information about the ISU Foundation and how they can help pursue funding for research. It will also cover general information about early career awards offered by the federal government, and will feature Iowa State faculty who have received early career awards and how those awards have shaped their careers. More».

For more information, contact Tyler Stricker in the Office of the Vice President and Provost at 294-7540 or stricker@iastate.edu.


Feb. 27
But You Don't Look Like You Have an Eating Disorder presentation by 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.


Convergent Research discussion on engineering technology and design, part of the Gerontology Colloquia on Optimize Aging series: 4-5 p.m., Pioneer Room, Memorial Union - Mimi Wagner, an associate professor of architecture, will present her research and lead a discussion on smart homes that help older adults age in place.

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


Gerontology colloquium with Dr. Mimi Wagner: 4-5 p.m., Pioneer Room, Memorial Union - Join the department of gerontology and Dr. Mimi Wagner, associate professor of landscape architecture, for a colloquium Wednesday. The event will have a focus on engineer technology and design and Wagner will present her research.

For more information, contact Mimi Wagner in Other at 294-8954 or mimiw@iastate.edu.


Feb. 27-28
Drop-in hours for Resume Labs: 3-6 p.m., 131 MacKay Hall - CHS Career Services will be offering drop-in hours for Resume Labs in preparation for the Teacher Education Career Fair on Mar. 4. The drop-in hours will focus on getting things done in our labs so students can walk away with a final document to use at the Teacher Education Career Fair. No appointment necessary.

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman in the College of Human Sciences at 5152940626 or tstegman@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.


Feb. 26
White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism lecture by 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.


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.


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.


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.


Engaged Scholarship Meeting: Health Coaching and Community Health Programming: 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.


Feb. 25
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.


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.


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. 21
Iowa State Network Against Human Trafficking meeting: 6-7 p.m., 331 Carver Hall - The Network Against Human Trafficking is a statewide volunteer organization devoted to ending human trafficking in all its forms. The organization seek to bring awareness to campus and help students recognize the signs of human trafficking and supports efforts to eradicate modern-day slavery.

For more information, contact Sia Turner at 515-661-8029 or sturner@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. 18
Associate dean candidate open forum with Susan Arendt: 2:30-3:30 p.m., 0680 Lagomarcino Hall - Susan Arendt, professor in apparel, events, and hospitality management 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.


Feb. 13
Pre-Medical Club meeting: Visit from Amy A'Hearn, Assistant Director of Admissions at University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine: 5:30-6:30 p.m., room 0205, Carver Hall - Amy A'Hearn, the Assistant Director of Admissions at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, will be speaking to the club about the medical school admissions process. More».

For more information, contact Benjamin Dralle in food science and human nutrition at 641-220-1283 or btdralle@iastate.edu.


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. 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.


Resume Lab: 11 a.m.-1 p.m., LeBaron Computer Lab (1230 LeBaron Hall) - Join Career Services to work on your resume or cover letter. We're focusing on getting things done in our labs - walk away with an updated document, not a list of edits to make later. Even if you need to create your very first resume or cover letter, we can help. Come and go as needed and stay as long as you like.

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Feb. 11
Chicago Activism and Immigration- Jimmy Patino: 7-8 p.m., Memorial Union South Ballroom - Jimmy Patino is an assistant professor of Chicago & Latino Studies at the University of Minnesota. He is the author of Raza Si, Migra No: Chicano Movement Struggles for Immigrant Rights in San Diego. A native of Houston, Texas, Patino's grandparents grew up during a time of Mexican-American segregation, which party inspired his work on Chicano activism. More».

For more information, contact Amanda Knief in Other at 294-9935 or aknief@iastate.edu.


Career Fair Prep Workshop: 4:10-5 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall Conference Room - Learn how to prepare and make connections.

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Mini Resume, Cover Letter and Interviewing Workshop with Jackie Carpenter: 3:30-4 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall Conference Room - Are you confident your resume is attractive to employers? Do you know what kind of information to include in your cover letter? Are you prepared to interview for your first job? If you answered "No" to one or more of these questions, plan to attend this action packed jam session!

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


"My Unexpected Entrepreneurial Journey" lecture by Guy Barbier: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Sun Room, Memorial Union - 2019 Reiman Entrepreneurial Speaker Guy Barbier is a senior client partner at Oracle Data Cloud, a data and analytics company helping the world's largest brands measure and capture consumer attention to drive business results. This event is open to Iowa State students, faculty/staff, and the community. Event parking will be available at the ISU Memorial Union parking ramp. The Reiman Entrepreneurial Speaker Series is sponsored by the Iowa State University Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship. More».

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


Feb. 8
Retirement reception for Jeanne Logston: 2-4 p.m., 331 Palmer Building - Jeanne Logston is a record analyst in Human Sciences Student Services, and has been with the college for nearly 20 years.

For more information, contact Sarah Wilson in student services at 294-8238 or slwilson@iastate.edu.


College of Human Sciences alumni luncheon with Laura Dunn Jolly, dean and Dean's Chair: 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m., Des Moines Area Community College - Alumni and friends are invited to join Dean Laura Jolly for a luncheon on Friday, February 8th at the Des Moines Area Community College in the Iowa Culinary Institute Oak Room, Building 7, 2006 South Ankeny Blvd Ankeny, IA 50023. Lunch will be served at noon, and there will be a brief program at 12:30 p.m. Please RSVP by February 1 at 515-294-2820 or chsalum@iastate.edu. Be sure to indicate if you would like a meat or vegetarian entree and any dietary restrictions you may have.

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


Business attire pop-up shop offering free, gently used professional wear to students: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Need professional business attire for career fairs or job interviews? Drop by the pop-up shop for free, gently used business attire. Open to all students and majors.

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Feb. 7
"The Science of Flirting" lecture by Jeffrey Hall: 8:15-9:15 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - Jeffrey Hall, an associate professor of communication studies at the University of Kansas, will discuss the research and groundbreaking "Flirting Styles Inventory" survey, that led to his book, "The Five Flirting Styles." The book helps readers identify their flirting style and learn how it plays into their romantic relationships. This event is free and open to the public. More».

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


Business attire pop-up shop offering free, gently used professional wear to students: 6-8 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Need professional business attire for career fairs or job interviews? Drop by the pop-up shop for free, gently used business attire. Open to all students and majors.

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Resume Lab: 2-4 p.m., 1230 LeBaron Hall - Join Career Services to work on your resume or cover letter. We're focusing on getting things done in our labs - walk away with an updated document, not a list of edits to make later. Even if you need to create your very first resume or cover letter, we can help. Come and go as needed and stay as long as you like.

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Retirement reception for Mari Kemis: 9:30-11 a.m., Lagomarcino Hall atrium - Kemis is the assistant director of the Research Institute for Studies in Education. She has also served as lead evaluator on several STEM projects, NSF-funded Research Experiences for Teachers and Research Experiences for Undergraduates programs.

For more information, contact Marlene Strathe in the School of Education at 515-294-2336 or mstrathe@iastate.edu.


Feb. 6
New: Career Clothing Showcase: 5:30-6:30 p.m., 1210 LeBaron Hall - Know what it takes to make a great impression? Attend this event to see examples of attire from casual to business professional.

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


CHS Career Services Resume Workshop: 4:10-5 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Drop by 1009 LeBaron Hall and learn how to build a resume that stands out. More».

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


Entrepreneurship lecture by Danny O'Neill, founder and CEO of The Roasterie Coffee company: 4:10-5 p.m., 0117 MacKay Hall - Danny O'Neill is an Iowa State alum, founder and CEO of The Roasterie Coffee company. The presentation will be sponsored by the Entrepreneurship Club at ISU and the Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship. More».

For more information, contact the Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneuship at 515-296 or info@isupjcenter.org.


Feb. 5
College of Human Sciences portion of the ISU College-by-College Pitch Off: 6:30-7:30 p.m., 0142 Lagomarcino Hall - Students will have the chance to deliver a 90-second pitch about a business they are working on to a panel of judges for cash prizes. The first place winner will advance to the ISU Innovation Pitch Competition on March 7, 2019. More».

For more information, contact Diana Wright at Iowa State University at dkw@iastate.edu.


Pre-Medical Club meeting: Rare Disease Day Volunteer: 6-7 p.m., room 0205, Carver Hall - Pre-Medical Club members can sign up to help prepare for Rare Disease Day. Email Scarlett Eagle (seagle@iastate.edu) to sign up and confirm your attendance. Part of the ISU Pre-Medical Club schedule. More».

For more information, contact Scarlett Eagle at seagle@iastate.edu.


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. 5
Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science plenary session: "Connection is a Choice": 10:30 a.m.-noon, Great Hall, Memorial Union - During his 11 years hosting the PBS television series "Scientific American Frontiers," Alan Alda devised a method of interviewing scientists that led to surprisingly spontaneous and vivid presentations of their work. This interactive session introduces participants to general principles in how to craft short, clear, conversational statements ó intelligible to non-scientists ó about what you do and why it matters. Note: Registration for this event may be closed. More».

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


Feb. 4
CYstarters program information session: 4:30-5:30 p.m., Memorial Union Gold Room - Want to learn more about building your startup and the Iowa State program that helps you do so? The information session will cover specific details about the 10-week summer program, application process, and answer any questions you may have. Applications are due March 1.

For more information, contact Diana Wright at 515-296-8246 or dkw@iastate.edu.


Feb. 1
Apply by Feb. 1 to lead a study abroad program during Winter Break 2019-2020: 11:59 p.m., online - CHS faculty members who are interested in leading a study abroad program during Winter Break 2019-2020 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.


Feb. 1 - Jan. 31
Registration deadline for becoming an ambassador at People to People and Business, Industry, and Technology Fairs: 5-3:58 p.m., online - The People to People and Business, Industry, and Technology career fairs are seeking students to serve as ambassadors at the fairs on February 13 and Interview Day on February 14. These volunteer opportunities offer students a chance to build their resume, connect with employers, and help make the career fairs a success. Students may register in CyHire under ďAttend Events.Ē A training session prior to the fairs and two-hour time commitment on the day of the fairs or Interview Day are required. The registration deadline is Friday, Feb. 1. More».

For more information, contact Amanda Schickel, recruiting and career coordinator in Career Services in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or schickel@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.


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.


CyHire Drop In Hours: 1-3 p.m., 131 MacKay Hall - Students can stop in and set up their CyHire account to access job and internship posting, on campus interviews and career fair information. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman in student services at 294-3708 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Jan. 28
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Series Keynote: The Power of Knowing Your Purpose: 7-8 p.m., Memorial Union Great Hall - Brittany Packnett is a former teacher, nonprofit executive director, and fellow at Harvard University's Institute of Politics, and was honored at the 2018 BET Awards as "one of the fiercest activists of our time." She will deliver the keynote lecture of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Series. More».

For more information, contact Amanda Knief in Other at 294-9935 or aknief@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. 24
Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Convocation - Keynote speaker: BlacKkKlansman author Ron Stallworth: 7-8 p.m., Sun Room, Memorial Union - Join us for Iowa State's university-wide celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This year's program features keynote speaker Ron Stallworth, whose extraordinary story of being a black detective who infiltrates the Ku Klux Klan is the subject of Spike Lee's recent movie BlacKkKlansman. As the first black detective in the history of the Colorado Springs Police Department, Stallworth overcame fierce racial hostility to achieve a long and distinguished career in law enforcement. It was in 1978 that he responded to a KKK recruitment ad using his real name while posing as a white man. With the help of a partner
standing in as the "white" Ron Stallworth, he was able to sabotage cross burnings and expose members of the white supremacist group. Stallworth will discuss the months-long investigation and Black Klansman, the memoir he subsequently wrote to share his experiences of a deeply divided America. The Advancing One Community Awards will be awarded prior to the keynote address. More».

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


Jan. 23
BlacKkKlansman movie screening: 7-9 p.m., 101 Carver Hall - Directed by Spike Lee and produced by Jordan Peele, "BlacKkKlansman" tells the story of Ron Stallworth, the first black detective at the Colorado Springs Police Department. Stallworth sets out to infiltrate the local chapter of the Ku Klux Klan, and convinces his Jewish colleague to go undercover as a white supremacist. The film is an adaptation of Stallworth's memoir and is based on actual events. More».

For more information, contact Amanda Knief at 294-9935 or aknief@iastate.edu.


Jan. 22
"Innovation in aging: Role of the environment in older adults' falls prevention" presentation by Daejin Kim as part of the Gerontology Colloquia on Optimize Aging: Convergent Research: 4-5 p.m., Pioneer Room, Memorial Union - Daejin Kim, an assistant professor in interior design who studies aging in place in connection with architecture and design, will lead this Gerontology Colloquium. Kim will provide a brief overview of environmental gerontology with a focus on older adults' falling in a senior living development.

For more information, contact Jennifer Margrett, gerontology program director in human development and family studies at 515-294-3028 or margrett@iastate.edu.


Jan. 18
ISU 4U Promise Mini-Conference: 8 a.m.-noon, Pioneer Room, Memorial Union - You're invited to the fourth annual ISU 4U Promise Mini-Conference. The Mini-Conference will highlight the ISU 4U Promise's new and ongoing projects and offer perspectives from people connected to the program at Moulton and King elementary schools, in the communities, with the Community Alliance, and at Iowa State University. The ISU 4U Promise is a partnership between King and Moulton elementary schools and Iowa State University to promote college-going in these schools. In addition, students who complete fifth grade at King or Moulton elementary school will be eligible for tuition awards to Iowa State University. More».

For more information, contact Shari Miller in administration at 515-294-4144 or isu4u@iastate.edu.


Jan. 16
'Women Impacting ISU' reception: 3:30-5 p.m., Sun Room, Memorial Union - All 12 of the 2019 honorees whose leadership has made a difference at Iowa State will be recognized, including six with ties to the College of Human Sciences. A half-hour program will begin at 4 p.m. More».

For more information, contact Sue Cloud at Iowa State University at 515-294-3181 or srcloud@iastate.edu.


Jan. 15
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.


Deadline for submitting proposals for Intramural Collaborative Seed Grants: noon, 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.


2018
Dec. 14
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.


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.


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.


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.


Dec. 11
College of Human Sciences Holiday Reception for faculty and staff: 3:30-4:30 p.m., South Ballroom, Memorial Union - Celebrate the holiday season and the culmination of a successful semester with your colleagues.

For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-5940 or theresab@iastate.edu.


Dec. 5
Honors poster presentations: 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. 4
Black Lives Matter: Fashion, Liberation and the Fight for Freedom lecture by students in AESHM 499: 7-8 p.m., Ames Public Library - Students in AESHM 499 will talk about their exhibit, "Black Lives Matter: Fashion, Liberation and the Fight for Freedom," on display at the Ames Public Library, through December 11. The display explores the history of the Black Lives Matter movement and its relationship to politics, activism and fashion. A one-hour reception will begin at 6p.m. before the 7 p.m. lecture. More».

For more information, contact Kelly Reddy-Best in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-9919 or klrb@iastate.edu.


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..


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.


Nov. 27
Pre-Medical Club 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.


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.


Nov. 14
Preparing for finals - Connect Four: 6-7 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Connect Four is a student success and mentoring program that pairs first year and transfer students with upper-level mentors. Meetings are open to all first-year and transfer multicultural students who self-identify as African American, Asian American, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, Latinx, Native American/Alaskan Native, and/or Multiracial.

For more information, contact Carmen Flagge in student services at 515-294-0532 or cflagge@iastate.edu.


Nov. 13
Town Hall meeting on Improved Service Delivery for Human Resources: 9:30-11 a.m., Lee Liu Auditorium, Howe Hall; also More».

For more information, contact Improved Service Delivery Campus Outreach at isd@iastate.edu.


Nov. 10
ISU Gala Dance Scholarship Concert 2018: 7-8:30 p.m., 196 Forker Building - Orchesis I student dancers, local dance artists and guest artists perform in this contemporary modern dance concert. All proceeds from this concert go to the ISU Dance Scholarship benefiting performing arts dance emphasis majors and dance minors. Tickets may be purchased at the door and are $5 for the bleachers, and $10 for the balcony. More».

For more information, contact Cynthia Adams in kinesiology at 515-294-8740 or cadams@iastate.edu.


Nov. 8
Workday Onboarding Workshop: 10:45-11:45 a.m., 2055 Hoover - 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. More».

For more information, contact the WorkCyte Change Management Team at Iowa State University at workcyte_change@iastate.edu.


Workday Resignation Through Separation Workshop: 8:15-9:15 a.m., 0101 Design - The Resignation through Separation WorkCyte Workshop is open to all ISU faculty and staff. It provides an introduction of separation terminology and business process features within Workday. Content includes how to submit a resignation and the process by which an employee is then separated from ISU. This workshop includes a presentation as well as system demonstrations and is designed to be high level and is not instructional training. More».

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


Nov. 7
Five-course Italian dinner served by HSPM 487 Fine Dining students: 6:15-9 p.m., Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom in Mackay Hall - Enjoy a night out and experience a full five-course meal that will take your taste buds all the way to Italy. The meals will be served on October 24 and November 7, but reservations are limited. Contact Taylor Dulaney at tdulaney@iastate.edu to make your reservation; include party size, date you would like to attend, and any dietary restrictions you may have. Doors open at 6:15 p.m., dinner is served at 6:30 p.m. More».

For more information, contact Taylor Dulaney in apparel, events, and hospitality management at tdulaney@iastate.edu.


Workshop for Students: Offered a Job? Now What?: 4:15-5 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Conference Room - Struggling to decide which offer is right for you? Unsure on how, and what, to negotiate? Learn about the process of job offers and how to professionally accept (or decline) an offer. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman, career services director in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Nov. 6
Undergraduate Research Meeting: 7-8 p.m., Carver Hall Room 0205 - Undergraduate research is a great way to prepare for medical school, and this meeting will help students learn how to get involved with research as an undergraduate student. Careers combining medicine and research will also be discussed. More».

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


Culinary Science Club Meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 200 Mackay Hall - This week's meeting will feature artisan breads with a demonstration by Mickie Deaton. The purpose of Culinary Science Club is to provide a group where students interested in culinary arts, science, and food production can meet and interact.
Culinary Science Club works to inform members about new topics in culinary science through speakers, meetings, field trips, and professional organizations. All majors are welcome. More».

For more information, contact Erica Beirman in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4361 or ebeirman@iastate.edu.


Eat at Smokin' Oak to raise funds for Exercise is Medicine: 4-10 p.m., 2420 Lincoln Way - Come to Smokin' Oak to benefit Exercise is Medicine. Just show the attached flyer or mention the fundraiser and 20 percent of your bill will be donated to the club! More».

For more information, contact Izabel Derdzinski in kinesiology at 641-823-4446 or izabeld@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. 1
Deadline for submitting proposals for Innovative Teaching Initiative grants from the College of Human Sciences: noon, via email - Innovative Teaching Initiative grants support development and delivery of innovative approaches to enhance student learning. Faculty members are invited to submit proposals outlining exciting and visionary plans to enhance CHS curricular offerings aligned with one or more of the college's key initiatives:diversity and social responsibility, STEM education, wellness, entrepreneurship,
personal financial literacy. More».

For more information, contact Brenda Lohman in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-7804 or blohman@iastate.edu.


Oct. 31
Who are we? - Getting to know ourselves - Connect Four Meeting: 6-7 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Connect Four is a student success and mentoring program that pairs first year and transfer students with upper-level mentors. Meetings are open to all first-year and transfer multicultural students who self-identify as African American, Asian American, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, Latinx, Native American/Alaskan Native, and/or Multiracial.

For more information, contact Carmen Flagge in student services at 515-294-0532 or cflagge@iastate.edu.


Oct. 30
Deadline for students to submit 300-word project proposals for Microsoft Community Impact Pitch-Off contest offering big prize money: 5 p.m., Online - Microsoft is partnering with Net Impact to organize the Microsoft Community Impact Pitch-Off, a competition in which teams pitch ideas that address issues in the local community; West Des Moines has been chosen for this pilot program. Leading up to the competition, groups will submit a proposal for the chance to speak with Microsoft professionals, get feedback on their ideas, and present their ideas at the live event. Undergraduate and graduate students are encouraged to enter by October 30. More».

For more information, contact Samuel Kiprotich, a student in food science and human nutrition at ksamuel@iastate.edu.


Workday Job Change Workshop: 8-9:20 a.m., 1148 Gerdin - The Workday Job Change Workshop is meant 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..


Oct. 29 - Nov. 2
Disability Awareness Week 2018 events: 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Parks Library and Memorial Union - With 21 percent of the U.S. population over the age of 14 having a disability, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, chances are you interact with those affected by a disability. Consider participating in Disability Awareness Week events and learn more about the great classroom and workplace services available at Iowa State to serve people with disabilities that are visible or invisible and temporary, recurring, or permanent. More».

For more information, contact Karla Embleton in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-9198 or embleton@iastate.edu.


Oct. 25
College of Human Sciences Alumni Honors and Awards Dinner: 6-8 p.m., Parks Library rotunda - College of Human Sciences alumni will be recognized at this event for their achievements.

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


Food, Culture, Trade, and Agriculture in Thailand and China study abroad information session: 11 a.m.-noon, 2559 Food Sciences Building - The information session for the 2019 study abroad trip has been organized by Chenxu Yu, associate professor of agricultural and biosystems engineering, Tong Wang, and Buddhi Lamsal, professor and associate professor of food science and human nutrition, respectively. More».

For more information, contact Whitney Sager in food science and human nutrition at 294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


Town hall-style meeting on proposed improved service delivery models: 9:30-11 a.m., Lee Liu Aud., Howe Hall; livestreamed - Pam Cain, interim senior vice president for finance and university services, and Kristi Darr, interim vice president for university human resources, will present their visions for improving Iowa State's service delivery related to human resources and finance as well as the problems that could be solved. The meeting is one of a series of efforts to ensure all members of the university community have a clear understanding of the vision for improving service delivery and why leaders believe change is necessary now. The deadline for feedback on the proposed improved service delivery models via an online form has been extended to 5 p.m., Friday, October 26. More».

For more information, contact Improved Service Delivery Campus Outreach at Iowa State University at isd@iastate.edu.


Dean's Advisory Council meeting: 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Reiman Gardens - The College of Human Sciences Dean's Advisory Council supports the teaching, research, extension and outreach missions of the college. More».

For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in administration at 515-294-5380 or theresab@iastate.edu.


Oct. 24
Five-course Italian dinner served by HSPM 487 Fine Dining students: 6:15-9 p.m., Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom in Mackay Hall - Enjoy a night out and experience a full five-course meal that will take your taste buds all the way to Italy. The meals will be served on October 24 and November 7, but reservations are limited. Contact Taylor Dulaney at tdulaney@iastate.edu to make your reservation; include party size, date you would like to attend, and any dietary restrictions you may have. Doors open at 6:15 p.m., dinner is served at 6:30 p.m. More».

For more information, contact Taylor Dulaney in apparel, events, and hospitality management at tdulaney@iastate.edu.


Taking care of you - Wellness - Connect Four Meeting: 6-7 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Connect Four is a student success and mentoring program that pairs first year and transfer students with upper-level mentors. Meetings are open to all first-year and transfer multicultural students who self-identify as African American, Asian American, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, Latinx, Native American/Alaskan Native, and/or Multiracial.

For more information, contact Carmen Flagge in student services at 515-294-0532 or cflagge@iastate.edu.


Faculty support policy workshop on FMLA, FMDA: 11 a.m.-noon, 331 Palmer Building - The College of Human Sciences is hosting a workshop to build understanding of the Family and Medical Leave Act and Faculty Modified Duties Assignment and what they mean for faculty. The workshop will run from 11 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, October 24 in 331 Palmer. Panelists will include Dawn Bratsch-Prince, Leslie Ginder, and Brenda Lohmman. Learn the benefits of each, when to use them, whether they influence the tenure clock, and more. More».

For more information, contact DeAnn Barnes in administration at 515-294-7800 or dhbarnes@iastate.edu.


Oct. 23
Culinary Science Club Meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 200 Mackay Hall - This week's meeting is Halloween themed mystery. The purpose of Culinary Science Club is to provide a group where students interested in culinary arts, science, and food production can meet and interact. Culinary Science Club works to inform members about new topics in culinary science through speakers, meetings, field trips, and professional organizations. All majors are welcome. More».

For more information, contact Erica Beirman in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4361 or ebeirman@iastate.edu.


Panel discussion: Benefits of Working for a Non-Profit: What You Need to Know: 5:10-6 p.m., 118 MacKay Hall - Learn the ins and outs of working for a non-profit organization and see if it would be a good fit for you. Panelists from Food Bank of Iowa, Lutheran Services in Iowa (LSI), Mid-Iowa Community Action (MICA), and Balance Autism will share information about their organizations, career paths, and the benefits of working for a non-profit. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman, career services director in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Free CPR training for CHS faculty and staff: 3:10-5 p.m., 0289 Forker - The free training will be provided by Jennifer Spry-Knutson and Kinesiology students. The class is limited to 10 participants, so those interested must RSVP by Friday, Oct. 19 at noon.

For more information, contact Jenn Plagman-Galvin in administration at 294-1410 or jpgalvin@iastate.edu.


Oct. 17
Academic Success Center Presentation and Upperclassmen Academics Panel: 7-8 p.m., Carver Hall Room 0205 - The Academic Success Center will give a presentation about academic resources available to students on campus. Following this presentation, upper division pre-medical students will talk about their academic experiences. More».

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


You got this! - Believing in yourself - Connect Four meeting: 6-7 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Connect Four is a student success and mentoring program that pairs first year and transfer students with upper-level mentors. Meetings are open to all first-year and transfer multicultural students who self-identify as African American, Asian American, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, Latinx, Native American/Alaskan Native, and/or Multiracial.

For more information, contact Carmen Flagge in student services at 515-294-0532 or cflagge@iastate.edu.


SOE and HDFS study abroad information sessions: Rome and Denmark: 4:30-5:30 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Learn more about summer study abroad opportunities for students in the School of Education and human development and family studies, at a study abroad information session at 4:30 p.m. in 1009 LeBaron. Faculty leaders for the related summer programs to Rome and Denmark will be there to discuss their programs, and CHS International Programs will be there to answer general study abroad questions including about scholarships and financial aid. If you can't make it to the session or have questions, you can email chsintl@iastate.edu with your question or to set up a meeting. More».

For more information, contact Nicole Humphrey International Programs at 5152941010 or nicoleh@iastate.edu.


Oct. 16
Where Are All the Black People? - Lecture by Ericka Hart: 7 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - Ericka Hart is an activist and sexuality educator, and is currently an adjunct at Columbia University's School of Social Work. Diagnosed with bilateral breast cancer at the age of 28, Hart realized that neither her identity as a queer black non-binary femme nor her sex life as a survivor, was featured prominently in her treatment. She will share her unique perspective on challenging anti-blackness and the importance of addressing sexual expression and human health at their intersections with race, gender, chronic illness, and disability. Hart has a Master's of Education in Human Sexuality from Widener University and has taught sexuality education for elementary aged youth to adults across New York City for 10 years.

For more information, contact Amanda Knief at Iowa State University at 515-294-9934 or aknief@iastate.edu.


How to Navigate Your Job/Internship Search Workshop: noon -12:45 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Conference Room - Bring your laptop or notebook for a workshop to navigate the many resources available for your successful search. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman, career services director in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Oct. 15
Helen LeBaron Hilton funding of up to $2,500, application deadline for special projects: 11:55 p.m., online - Looking for grant funding for special projects? The Helen LeBaron Hilton Fund provides small grants for a wide variety of special projects. Human Sciences Extension and Outreach program specialists as well as students, faculty, and staff in food science and human nutrition; human development and family studies; and apparel, events, and hospitality management are eligible to apply. More».

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


World Food Prize Laureates Lawrence Haddad and David Nabarro address 'Why Good Nutrition Should Be a Global Priority' in Norman Borlaug lecture: 8 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - Join a conversation with the 2018 World Food Prize Laureates about their work promoting child and maternal nutrition in Africa, South Asia, and Latin America. Lawrence Haddad and David Nabarro have been recognized for their efforts to persuade government and private sector development leaders to make child nutrition an urgent priority after prices of wheat, maize, and rice nearly doubled in 2007-08, triggering a food crisis that had particularly dire consequences for new mothers and children under the age of two. More».

For more information, contact Amanda Knief at 515-294-9934 or aknief@iastate.edu.


Oct. 15-26
Green Dot Action Week 2.0: 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Iowa State University - Green Dot works to decrease power-based personal violence on campus by increasing awareness and competency around bystander intervention skills. Check out the various events happening all over campus for Green Dot Action Week 2.0. Events are open to all students, faculty, and staff. More».

For more information, contact Green Dot at greendot@iastate.edu.


Oct. 15-19
Mid-semester individual meetings for first-year students in Connect Four learning community: 131 Mackay Hall - First-year students meet individually with Carmen Flagge, multicultural coordinator; Casandra Diaz, multicultural programs graduate assistant, or a peer mentor to help ensure they have a positive first semester. Connect Four is a student success and mentoring program that pairs first year and transfer students with upper-level mentors.

For more information, contact Carmen Flagge in student services at 515-294-0532 or cflagge@iastate.edu.


Oct. 12
College of Human Sciences scholarship recognition event: 3-5 p.m., Scheman Building - The College of Human Sciences will host a reception and program honoring the 2018-2019 student scholarship donors and recipients. Refreshments will be served at 3 p.m. in the first-floor lobby of the Scheman Building followed by the scheduled program at 3:30 p.m. in Benton Auditorium. RSVP's may be sent to chsalum@iastate.edu by Oct. 1.

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


Pizza and Packing Philanthropy: noon -2 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Who doesn't love philanthropy and free pizza? Come help the School of Education pack school supplies for elementary schools in need in Des Moines and enjoy delicious pizza. More».

For more information, contact Ryan True and Kayla Morehead at hsw@iastate.edu.


Oct. 11
Panel: Is Human Trafficking Happening on Your Campus?: 6:15-8:15 p.m., 1210 LeBaron - Ruth Buckles, Youth and Shelter Services, Teens Against Human Trafficking Coordinator; Christopher Burros, lieutenant, ISU Police Department, crime-prevention programming and evidence; and Alissa Stoehr, lecturer, women and gender studies, will lead the panel "Is Human Trafficking Happening on Your Campus?" The panel is open to faculty, staff, and students and is intended to help all campus partners to identify what human trafficking looks like on campus, within majors, and throughout the Ames community. Light refreshments will be served. More».

For more information, contact Laura Kilbride in student services at 515-294-8436 or kilbride@iastate.edu.


Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream Demonstration: 5-7 p.m., 210 MacKay Hall - Free ice cream. Hosted by the Food Science Club. More».

For more information, contact Ryan True and Kayla Morehead at hsw@iastate.edu.


Refugee Stories at Iowa State: 4-5 p.m., Christian Petersen Art Museum - Iowa State students, faculty, and staff will share their own personal experiences on the refugee experience to allow viewers the chance to better empathize and understand the struggles and stigmas of the refugee experience. More».

For more information, contact Sarah Godfrey in Other at 515-294-3342 or sgodfrey@iastate.edu.


Human Sciences Week Club Carnival: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Central Campus - Showcasing the student organizations of the College of Human Sciences, this event will be complete with an inflatable obstacle course, carnival food, and music! Free Chipotle will be provided to the first 400 students attending. Bras for the Cause boob cupcakes for sale. More».

For more information, contact Ryan True and Kayla Morehead at hsw@iastate.edu.


Oct. 10
George M. Beal Distinguished Lecture in Rural Sociology: Visualizing Consolidation in the Global Meat Processing Industry - Phil Howard: 7 p.m., Sun Room, Memorial Union - Phil Howard is an associate professor in the Department of Community Sustainability at Michigan State University and the author of Concentration and Power in the Food System: Who Controls What We Eat? His research is focused on consolidation in food systems - from farming and processing to distribution and consumption, and he is also widely recognized for pictorial representations of food and agricultural data. He will discuss how government subsidies have played a role in increasing the power of the three largest meat processors worldwide and share data visualizations of changes in the industry's economic concentration.

For more information, contact Amanda Knief at 515-294-9934 or aknief@iastate.edu.


CHS Multicultural and International Student Dinner: 5-7 p.m., Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom, MacKay Hall - RSVP to cflagge@iastate.edu required. More information will be emailed to students, faculty and staff. More».

For more information, contact Ryan True and Kayla Morehead at hsw@iastate.edu.


Modern Views in Nutrition Seminar: "Treatment of Iron Deficiency After Bariatric Surgery: Pros and Cons": 4:10-5 p.m., W0142 Lagomarcino - Gletsu Miller, associate professor of nutrition science at Purdue University, will lead this seminar session. This seminar series is presented by the Nutritional Sciences Council and supported by the Wise Burroughs endowment. More».

For more information, contact Whitney Sager in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


Panel Discussion: Educational and Socialization Experiences of Latinx Youth: 3:30-4:30 p.m., 108 Kildee Hall - The panelists for this event include Dr. Kimberly Geder, associate professor of HDFS; Dr. Liz Mendez-Shannon, project director of Hispanic/Latinx Affairs; Dr. Sarah Rodriguez-Jones, assistant professor of SOE, and moderator Dr. Jose Rosa, the faculty fellow for diversity and inclusion and professor of business. The panel will respond to questions from participants about the socialization and education of Latinx youth. More».

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


Human Sciences Walk: noon -1 p.m., South MacKay Lawn - The Department of Kinesiology hosts a walk that will start and finish on the South Lawn of MacKay Hall. More».

For more information, contact Ryan True and Kayla Morehead at hsw@iastate.edu.


Oct. 9
Helen LeBaron Hilton Endowed Chair Lecture Series: A Hollywood Career in Costume Design - Black Panther's Ruth E. Carter: 7 p.m., Stephens Auditorium, Iowa State Center - Ruth E. Carter is the Oscar-nominated costume designer who conceptualized and created more than 1,000 costumes for the world of Wakanda for Marvel's Black Panther. Carter has worked in the industry for more than three decades and is credited in over 40 films. She earned Academy Award nominations for Best Costume Design for Spike Lee's Malcolm X and Steven Spielberg's Amistad as well as a 2016 Emmy Nomination for Roots. Carter has worked with Spike Lee on 14 films and is well known for her work on period ensemble films like Lee Daniels' The Butler and Ava Duvernay's Selma. This event is free and open to the public. Lecture attendees are encouraged to enter through the east or west doors of Stephens. Hosted as part of Human Sciences Week 2018 and the 2018-19 Helen LeBaron Hilton Endowed Chair Series. More».

For more information, contact Amanda Knief at 515-294-9934 or aknief@iastate.edu.


Blanket Making for Project Linus: 7-8:30 p.m., Carver Hall Room 0305 - Join the Pre-Medical Club for a night of hot chocolate, donuts, and blanket making for Project Linus. In between making blankets, you can check out our slideshow of local volunteer opportunities. More».

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


Culinary Science Club Meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 200 Mackay Hall - This week's meeting is food allergen awareness night. The purpose of Culinary Science Club is to provide a group where students interested in culinary arts, science, and food production can meet and interact. Culinary Science Club works to inform members about new topics in culinary science through speakers, meetings, field trips, and professional organizations. All majors are welcome. More».

For more information, contact Erica Beirman in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4361 or ebeirman@iastate.edu.


Reception prior to Ruth E. Carter lecture: 5:15-6:15 p.m., Celebrity Cafe, Stephens Auditorium - RSVP by noon, Oct. 5 to gain admittance - Admittance will be limited to those who have responded by noon on October 5 to chsalum@iastate.edu for a reception that runs prior to the Ruth E. Carter lecture. More».

For more information, contact Dynette Mosher in administration at chsalum@iastate.edu.


Game of Life: noon -2 p.m., LeBaron Hall - Join faculty, staff, and students from the Department of Human Development and Family Studies for an interactive game about the human journey through life and how we develop along the way. Free prizes will be given away for playing! There will be free Kona Ice at the event, and Bras for the Cause boob cupcakes will be for sale. More».

For more information, contact Ryan True and Kayla Morehead at hsw@iastate.edu.


Oct. 8
CHS P&S Fair and Luncheon: 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom, MacKay Hall - A light lunch will be served at the event at which visitors will learn more about projects and services provided by professional and scientific (P&S) staff. The event is open to the campus community. More».

For more information, contact Ryan True and Kayla Morehead at hsw@iastate.edu.


AESHM Cherry Pies: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom, MacKay Hall - Hosted by the Department of Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management, AESHM Cherry Pies are back! Come get your fresh cherry pie from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. in the Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom in MacKay Hall for two dollars per pie. More».

For more information, contact Ryan True and Kayla Morehead, Student Co-Chairs of Human Sciences Week 2018 in the College of Human Sciences at hsw@iastate.edu.


Oct. 8-12
Human Sciences Week: 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Central Campus - The Iowa State University College of Human Sciences will celebrate its unique, innovative, people-oriented programs and rich traditions with food, dance, speakers, and philanthropic events. The week showcases the college's commitment to expanding human potential and improving people's lives. More».

For more information, contact Kayla Morehead and Ryan True, Human Sciences Week 2018 student co-chairs in the College of Human Sciences at hsw@iastate.edu.


Oct. 7
Developing Empathy: The Refugee Experience: 2-3 p.m., Christian Petersen Art Museum - In this exhibition, participants will be facilitated into creating contemporary connections to the refugee experience through the reflective model developed by the civics education organization, Facing History and Ourselves. Dr. Katherine Bruna, associate professor in the School of Education, will use these resources to show the importance of creating a collective experience with refugees. More».

For more information, contact Sarah Godfrey at 515-294-3342 or sgodfrey@iastate.edu.


Oct. 5
Elizabeth Smart to speak at Iowa State: 7-8 p.m., Stephens Auditorium - Elizabeth Smart will be speaking at Iowa State on October 5 at Stephens Auditorium at 7 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. Doors open at 6 p.m. Smart was abducted when she was 14-years-old and held captive for nine months before being rescued. Since then, Smart has been an advocate for educating people about child abduction, recovery programs and improving child abduction legislation. There will be a book signing of Smart's most recent book "Where There's Hope: Healing, Moving Forward, and Never Giving Up" in the Celebrity Cafe on the lower level of Stephens Auditorium after the lecture. More».

For more information, contact Amanda Knief at 515-294-9934 or aknief@iastate.edu.


Free donuts and coffee complements of Human Sciences Week and CALS, in anticipation of HS Week, October 8-12: 8-10 a.m., central campus - As CALS Week culminates and anticipation for Human Sciences Week (Oct. 8-12) builds, enjoy free donuts and coffee. More».

For more information, contact Ryan True and Kayla Morehead, Human Sciences Week co-chairs in the College of Human Sciences at hsw@iastate.edu.


Oct. 5-6
Special Olympics Volleyball Tournament: Forker Building - The Special Olympics State Volleyball will take place on Saturday, Oct. 6, but set-up for the event will happen Oct. 5. Set-up shifts will be four hours long on Saturday and two hours long on Friday- if you have volleyball experience, sign up to be an official. To sign up, click the link and scroll down to "State Volleyball" to open the registration form. More».

For more information, contact Maria McDonough in kinesiology at 563-382-8592 or mcdmaria@iastate.edu.


Oct. 4
Making T-Shirts out of Pop Bottles: 7-8 p.m., Memorial Union Sun Room - As part of the Live Green! Initiative's 10 year anniversary, Mike Draper, CEO of Raygun, will be giving a lecture to tie into Live Green's! economic facet of sustainability. Raygun is a Des Moines-based t-shirt company known for its Iowa-themed apparel. Draper is coming to Iowa State to share his experience as an entrepreneur and designer, and will have an exclusive t-shirt design for the Office of Sustainability. More».

For more information, contact Madeleine Blandin in Other at 563-659-2284 or mblandin@iastate.edu.


Interview Success Workshop for Students: 4-4:45 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Conference Room - Want to do your best in your next interview? Don't sweat it! Gain helpful tips on preparing for these opportunities so you can do your best. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman, career services director in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@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.


Oct. 1
Students: Deadline for AESHM, FSHN, HDFS students to apply for funds to support international activities: 11:59 p.m., Online - Four international travel funds will accept applications from students until Oct. 1. The Donna L. Cowan International Fund in Family and Consumer Sciences is a $500 award given to support graduate student research abroad. The Julia F. Anderson International Fund consists of two $1000 awards to enrich students by providing an opportunity to work with graduates who are abroad. The Louise M. Rosenfeld International Fund is a $500 award for undergraduate or graduate students traveling abroad for university-related study, as well as for international undergraduate or graduate students returning to their home countries to plan for research projects and/or to collect data. Finally, the M. Catherine Welsh Fund consists of three $1000 awards for undergraduate or graduate students traveling abroad for professional meetings, conferences, workshops, seminars, and educational research (not study abroad). International activities must commence between November 1, 2018 and March 31, 2019, to be eligible for the awards. More».

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


Application deadline for the CHS Site Visit Grant for faculty or staff preparing to lead study abroad experience: 11:59 p.m., Online - Applications are being accepted for the CHS Site Visit Grant Program. Faculty or staff members interested in leading a study abroad program at Thanksgiving Break 2019, Winter Break 2019-2020, Spring Break 2020, or Summer 2020 should consider applying for the 2018-2019 application cycle. Three grants of up to $3,000 are available, and applications are due on October 1, 2018. Travel must be completed by June 15, 2019, and funding for successful proposals must be expended by June 30, 2019. More».

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


Faculty: Deadline for AESHM, FSHN, HDFS faculty to apply for international activities funding: 11:59 p.m., Online - Two international travel funds will accept applications from faculty until Oct. 1, 2018. The Donna L. Cowan International Fund in Family and Consumer Sciences is a $500 award given to support faculty international travel or to support an international scholar visiting the AESHM, FSHN, or HDFS departments. The Julia F. Anderson International Fund consists of two $1000 awards to be used toward enhancing or upgrading the professional qualifications of home economists or to enrich and enhance faculty by bringing an international perspective to Iowa State. International activities must commence between November 1, 2018 and March 31, 2019, to be eligible for the awards.

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


Deadline for submitting Rosenfeld Undergraduate Research Internship applications: 5 p.m., College of Human Sciences - Deadline for submitting Rosenfeld Undergraduate Research Internship applications for spring term: The semester-long internships are open to students in any College of Human Sciences major, and pay $10 per hour. Students who work up to 120 hours per semester on high-quality research projects. More».

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


Sept. 28
College of Human Sciences tailgate luncheon: 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m., Iowa Capitol, room 15 (ground floor) - Join us for a College of Human Sciences tailgate luncheon, 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28 in room 15 of the Iowa Capitol. Laura Dunn Jolly, dean and Dean's Chair, will provide an update about the college. Wear your cardinal and gold. Lunch will be provided.

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


Sept. 28 - Oct. 5
CHS online auction to benefit United Way: College of Human Sciences - The CHS United Way auction is back and looking for unique items and services for this year's auction. If you have a talent, item, or service that you are willing to donate to the auction, or if you know someone who could offer a great item or service for bid, please contact Theresa Boettcher. The online auction will be held from September 28 to October 5. More».

For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in administration at 515-294-5380 or theresab@iastate.edu.


Sept. 26
People to People Career Fair: noon -5 p.m., Scheman Building - The People to People Career Fair is the perfect opportunity for students to network with professionals, discover internships, and apply for jobs of interest. Students can find attending organizations and companies in CyHire. Students can have professional photos taken in the Scheman Building from 2-5 p.m. The People to People Career Fair happens concurrently with the Business, Industry and Technology Career Fair, which takes place at Hilton Coliseum. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman, career services director in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Business, Industry, and Technology Career Fair: noon -5 p.m., Hilton Coliseum - The Business, Industry, and Technology Career Fair is the perfect opportunity for students to network with professionals, discover internships, and apply for jobs of interest. Students can find attending organizations and companies in CyHire. Students can have professional photos taken taken from 1-3 p.m. in Hilton Coliseum. The Business, Industry and Technology Career Fair happens concurrently with the People to People Career Fair, which takes place at the Scheman Building More».

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


Sept. 24
Make the Most of the Career Fairs Preparation Workshop for Students: 4:10-4:40 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Conference Room - Come see how to make a great first impression at the career fairs. Learn how you can prepare, what to bring, what to wear, and how to introduce yourself so you will be remembered. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman, career services director in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


CHS International Programs: Leading a study abroad program: 12:10-1 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 Thanksgiving break 2019, winter break 2019-2020, or spring break 2020.

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


Sept. 21
Installation of Wendy Wintersteen, 16th president of Iowa State University: 10:15 a.m.-noon, Stephens Auditorium, Iowa State Center - Witness the official installation and celebration of President Wendy Wintersteen. A reception will follow in the Stephens Celebrity Cafe. The ceremony will be live streamed at www.iastate.edu.

For more information, contact Shirley Knipfel in the Office of the President at 515-294-1781.


Sept. 20
Resume Ready: Beyond the Basics Workshop for Students: 4-4:30 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Conference Room - Learn how to make your resume stand out by showcasing your strengths and accomplishments using power action verbs. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman, career services director in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


The Human Sciences & ART bite-sized tour: 12:10-12:40 p.m., Conference Room 1009, LeBaron Hall Courtyard - Join University Museums and the College of Human Sciences to learn about Aequanimitas, a work of art that features foods. More».

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


Sept. 19
Resume 101 Workshop: Getting Started: noon -12:30 p.m., LeBaron Conference Room, 1009 LeBaron Hall - Learn how to create a resume that will stand out. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman, career services director in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Sept. 18
College of Human Sciences alumni event: 4:30-6:30 p.m., Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden, DuPont West Room - The College of Human Sciences will hold an alumni event from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18 in the DuPont West Room of the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden. Come to see Laura Dunn Jolly, dean and Dean's Chair of the College of Human Sciences, who will speak at the event and provide an update on the college. Refreshments will be served. RSVP by Sept. 11 to 515-294-5954 or chsalum@iastate.edu.

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


Resume Ready: Beyond the Basics Workshop for Students: noon -12:30 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Conference Room - Learn how to make your resume stand out by showcasing your strengths and accomplishments using power action verbs. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman, career services director in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Sept. 17
Latina Memories: A Chilean Human Rights Perspective - Marjorie Agosin: 7 p.m., Sun Room, Memorial Union - Marjorie Agosin is an author, poet, and human rights activist known for her outspokenness for women's rights in Chile. Agosin was raised in Chile by Jewish parents, and her writings demonstrate a unique blending of Jewish and South American cultures. Her family moved to the United States to escape the horrors of the Pinochet takeover. Both her scholarship and her creative work focus on social justice, feminism, and remembrance. Agosin's many awards include the Pura Belpre Award for I Lived on Butterfly Hill; the Letras de Oro Prize for her poetry, and a United Nations Leadership Award for Human Rights. She is currently a professor of Spanish at Wellesley College.

For more information, contact Amanda Knief at 515-294-9934 or aknief@iastate.edu.


Application deadline for funds to improve computer-based instruction: 5 p.m., apply via email - Apply for funds to support innovative uses of technology that benefit students and help the Iowa State University College of Human Sciences stay on the cutting edge of instructional technology. The College of Human Sciences Computation Advisory Committee (CAC) anticipates total funds for competitive proposals will total $200,000. Proposals may originate from students, faculty, or staff, but must be connected to an administrative unit of the College of Human Sciences. Collaboration across units within the College is strongly encouraged. Send proposals to Jenn Plagmann-Galvin by September 17. More».

For more information, contact Jenn Plagman-Galvin in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-1410 or jpgalvin@iastate.edu.


Make the Most of the Career Fairs Preparation Workshop for Students: noon -12:30 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Conference Room - Come see how to make a great first impression at the career fairs. Learn how you can prepare, what to bring, what to wear, and how to introduce yourself so you will be remembered. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman, career services director in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Sept. 13
The Opioid Epidemic and Preventative Actions, Community Conversations, Part 1: 7-8:30 p.m., Mary Greeley Medical Center, Bessie Meyer Auditorium, 111 Duff Avenue, Ames - The guest speaker is Peter Komendowski, director of the Partnership for a Drug Free Iowa. This event is free and open to the public. This event is hosted by the Story County Opioid Task Force, a coalition representing departments through out Iowa State University as well as local medical and treatment providers, justice and law enforcement, human services and local, and state and federal government. More».

For more information, contact Denise Denton in kinesiology at 515-291-1273 or herself@iastate.edu.


Body Image Eating Disorder Awareness (BIEDA) Meeting: 6-7 p.m., 2226 Bessey - This group will meet the second Thursday of each month. The purpose and goal of BIEDA is to encourage a positive, sustainable lifestyle through body image and eating disorder awareness and campus/local resource identification. This organization will be responsible for carrying out an annual week of awareness activities in conjunction with the National Eating Disorder Awareness week. More».

For more information, contact Alison St. Germain in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4203 or alisonst@iastate.edu.


The Human Sciences & ART bite-sized tour: 12:10-12:40 p.m., Food Sciences Building - Join University Museums and the College of Human Sciences to learn about the History of Dairying work of art by Christian Petersen. More».

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


Resume 101 Workshop: Getting Started: noon -12:30 p.m., LeBaron Conference Room, 1009 LeBaron Hall - Learn how to create a resume that will stand out. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman, career services director in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Sept. 12
Connect Four Meeting - Academics what's working?: 6-7 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Connect Four is a student success and mentoring program that pairs first year and transfer students with upper-level mentors. Meetings are open to all first-year and transfer multicultural students who self-identify as African American, Asian American, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, Latinx, Native American/Alaskan Native, and/or Multiracial.

For more information, contact Carmen Flagge in student services at 515-294-0532 or cflagge@iastate.edu.


Helen LeBaron Hilton Endowed Chair seminar: 4:10-5 p.m., E0164 Lagomarcino - Dr. Olaf Gruess, technology manager and global connector at General Mills, presents "The Rise of Early Start-Ups and Accelerators: How the Food Industry can adapt by using Open Innovation Concepts." More».

For more information, contact Whitney Sager in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


#SquadCare Pop Up Shop Offering Free Business Attire: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Multicultural Center, 2256 Memorial Union - Drop in to pick up free business attire. Open to all students and majors. Hosted by the ISU college minority liaison officers. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman, career services director in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Sept. 11
National Affairs Series: The Dark Side of Big Data - Cathy O'Neil: 7 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - Cathy O'Neil is a mathematician, data scientist, and the author of Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy. She will discuss the unintended negative consequences of using big data, including how so-called "objective" black-box algorithms have the potential to reinforce human bias in everything from sentencing to hiring workers. The College of Human Sciences is a co-sponsor of this event. More».

For more information, contact Amanda Knief at Iowa State University at 515-294-9934 or aknief@iastate.edu.


Culinary Science Club Meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 200 Mackay Hall - This week's theme is Italian night with authentic Italian cuisine. There will be a demonstration by Jake Manternach, Emily Qualizza, and Ambar Morales-Cuadrado. The purpose of the Culinary Science Club is to provide a group where students interested in culinary arts, science, and food production can meet and interact. Culinary Science Club works to inform members about new topics in culinary science through speakers, meetings, field trips, and professional organizations. All majors are welcome. More».

For more information, contact Erica Beirman in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4361 or ebeirman@iastate.edu.


#SquadCare Pop Up Shop Offering Free Business Attire: 5-7:30 p.m., Multicultural Center, 2256 Memorial Union - Drop in to pick up free business attire. Open to all students and majors. Hosted by the ISU college minority liaison officers. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Stegman, career services director in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or tstegman@iastate.edu.


Sept. 9
Opening reception of "What's NEW? Recent Acquisitions of the TCM Collection" exhibit: 2-3:30 p.m., Mary Alice Gallery, Textiles and Clothing Museum, 1015 Morrill Hall - Opening reception for the exhibit "What's NEW? Recent Acquisitions of the TCM Collection," with a short program beginning at 2:30 pm. More».

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


Sept. 7
NSF I-CORE application deadline: 5 p.m., online - Apply by September 7 to participate in I-CORPS, an initiative designed to transition National Science Foundation-funded research from the laboratory into a marketplace product. As an I-CORE Site, Iowa State acts as a training ground for faculty, postdoctoral, graduate, and undergraduate students to learn how to increase the impact of their research by exploring the commercial potential of their research and technology. More».

For more information, contact Dana Wilson at 515-294-6257.


Sept. 6
CHS Study Abroad Fair: 1-4 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Explore study abroad and exchange programs designed for students in the College of Human Sciences at the CHS Study Abroad Fair. Faculty and staff will be available to discuss upcoming short-term programs (summer, spring break, and more), semester options, and international student teaching. Three study abroad scholarships will be awarded to random chosen students who come to the CHS Study Abroad Fair to use for a study abroad program in the upcoming year. More».

For more information, contact Nicole Humphrey in International Programs at 515-294-1010 or nicoleh@iastate.edu.


The Human Sciences & ART bite-sized tour: 12:10-12:40 p.m., South steps, MacKay Hall - Join University Museums and the College of Human Sciences to learn about the Marriage Ring and Joy I fountains. More».

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


Sept. 5
FSHN Department Welcome Back Picnic: 5-6:30 p.m., Food Sciences Building courtyard - All FSHN faculty, staff, and students are invited to attend the annual FSHN Department Welcome Back Picnic Wednesday, Sept. 5, from 5-6:30 p.m. in the Food Sciences Building courtyard. Come enjoy Jethro's BBQ, lawn games, and enter for your chance to win prizes. More».

For more information, contact Whitney Sager in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


Helen LeBaron Hilton Endowed Chair seminar: 4:10-5 p.m., E0164 Lagomarcino - Bruce Stewart Brown, senior vice president of food safety and quality at Perdue Farms, presents "Evolving the Way We Raise Chickens at Perdue Farms: Elevating Care and Drastically Reducing Antibiotic Use." More».

For more information, contact Whitney Sager in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


Check out ClubFest and find out how to get more involved: 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Central Campus - ClubFest provides students with the opportunity to browse through many of more than 850 student clubs and organizations at Iowa State, including dozens affiliated with College of Human Sciences people and programs. Find out how to get involved. Hosted by the Iowa State University Student Activities Center.

For more information, contact at 515-294-8081 or clubfest@iastate.edu.


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.


Sept. 4-7
ISU Spirit Week: 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Anywhere on campus - A suggested $10 donation gives CHS faculty and staff a pass to wear Iowa State apparel and jeans to work during the week of September 4-7. All proceeds go toward the College of Human Sciences campaign goal for the United Way. Please make checks payable to United way. Stop by your department office to drop off your donation and pick up your pass for ISU Spirit Week. More».

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


Aug. 30
ISU Leaders in Education and Diversity (ILEAD) Meeting: 6-8 p.m., 213 Mackay Hall - ILEAD strives to focus on networking within the education field to provide members with professional development and networking experience. ILEAD seeks to address equity, justice, and diversity in education and ways to prepare for multicultural classrooms. Come join ILEAD for their first meeting and see what exciting experiences they have planned for this year. More».

For more information, contact Carmen Flagge in student services at 515-294-0532 or cflagge@iastate.edu.


The Human Sciences & ART bite-sized tour: 12:10-12:40 p.m., South side of Lagomarcino Courtyard, Lagomarcino Hall - Join University Museums and the College of Human Sciences to learn about the works of art, Madonna of the Prairie and Enlightenment. Also see where Christian Petersen's art studio was located. More».

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


'The Conversation' information session for College of Human Sciences researchers and scholars: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., LeBaron Conference Room, 1009 LeBaron Hall - As Iowa State University leaders encourage researchers and scholars to communicate research-based knowledge to the public, join representatives from The Conversation, as they explain their approach and their communications platform. Iowa State University has recently begun working with The Conversation, an independent news and commentary website that draws expertise from academics whose essays are edited by journalists. Recent Iowa State University essays have run in Smithsonian Magazine and Science Alert. Potential authors and who would consider publishing essays about their expertise for broad distribution are encouraged to attend. Register online. More».

For more information, contact Brenda Lohman in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-7804 or blohman@iastate.edu.


Aug. 29
Connect Four Community Meeting: 6-7 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Connect Four is a student success and mentoring program that pairs first year and transfer students with upper-level mentors. Meetings are open to all first-year and transfer multicultural students who self-identify as African American, Asian American, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, Latinx, Native American/Alaskan Native, and/or Multiracial.

For more information, contact Carmen Flagge in student services at 515-294-0532 or cflagge@iastate.edu.


Attend the Modern Views in Nutrition seminar: 4:10-5 p.m., Lagomarcino E0164 - Dr. Ling Li, professor, Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy, will be presenting, "Defeating Alzheimer's Disease from a Lipid Angle." This seminar is presented by the Nutritional Sciences Council.

For more information, contact Whitney Sager in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


NSF I-Corp information session for faculty, postdocs, grad students: 1-2 p.m., Pioneer Room, Memorial Union - The vice president for research office invites College of Human Sciences faculty members to an information session on I-CORPS, an initiative designed to transition National Science Foundation-funded research from the laboratory into a marketplace product. Iowa State became an NSF I-Corps Site in the fall of 2017. Thirty Iowa State University teams will be selected each year through a competitive process to participate in I-CORPS and receive industry exposure, entrepreneurial training, advice, resources, networking opportunities, and infrastructure for exploring commercialization opportunities. More».

For more information, contact Dana Wilson at 515-294-6257.


Aug. 28
Culinary Science Club Meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 200 Mackay Hall - This week's theme is take the semester in small bites with a demonstration of samosas by Tolu Awokoya. The purpose of Culinary Science Club is to provide a group where students interested in culinary arts, science, and food production can meet and interact. Culinary Science Club works to inform members about new topics in culinary science through speakers, meetings, field trips, and professional organizations. All majors are welcome. More».

For more information, contact Erica Beirman in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4361 or ebeirman@iastate.edu.


Aug. 23
Volunteer Eco Students Abroad (VESA) Information Session: 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Cardinal Room, Memorial Union - VESA is a unique, two week, experience that can involve volunteering with the construction of bathrooms, refurbishing schools, building homes, or working in day cares teaching English while travelling abroad. Information sessions will be held at 11:10 a.m., 12:10 p.m., 1:10 p.m., 2:10 p.m., 3:10 p.m., and 4:10 p.m..

For more information, contact Francesca Codd at fran@vesabroad.com.


Aug. 16
"Welcome Back" event for College of Human Sciences faculty and staff: 8-11 a.m., ISU Alumni Center, Reiman Ballroom - Join your colleagues as we kick off the new academic year in the College of Human Sciences. New faculty and staff members will be introduced and Laura Jolly, dean and Dean's Chair, will deliver a presentation on the state of the college. A panel of Iowa State University officials will provide insight into strategic enrollment management, big research ideas, entrepreneurship, and campus climate.

For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in administration at 515-294-5380 or theresab@iastate.edu.


Aug. 11
Parkinson's Disease Singing Festival: 1:30-8 p.m., First Baptist Church of Ames, 200 Lynn Ave. - Elizabeth Stegemöller, an assistant professor in kinesiology, hosts the second annual Parkinson's Disease Singing Festival. Everyone with Parkinson's disease and their spouses are invited to join in rehearsing and performing in a mass choir. The event will start with rehearsal in the afternoon followed by dinner, and then a concert at 6:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. More».

For more information, contact Elizabeth Stegemöller in kinesiology at 515-294-5966 or esteg@iastate.edu.


Aug. 3
Retirement reception Aug. 3 for Catherine Strohbehn in AESHM: 3-5 p.m., LeBaron Conference Room, 1009 LeBaron Hall - Catherine Strohbehn will be retiring on August 7, 2018 after more than 35 years of service to Iowa State University and the Department of Apparel, Events, & Hospitality Management. Please join us for a reception to celebrate her accomplishments. There will be a short program beginning at 3:30 p.m., and refreshments will be served.

For more information, contact Victoria Van Voorhis in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-7474 or vvanc@iastate.edu.


July 27
Cyclone Scholars Summer Research Experience Closing Symposium: 9 a.m.-noon, Center for Crops Utilization Research Theater, 1951 Food Sciences Building - Students participating in the 2018 Cyclone Scholars Summer Research Experience will present the research they have conducted during the eight-week program. The undergraduates, from colleges and universities across the nation, spend the summer conducting research related to food and human nutrition alongside faculty mentors in food science and human nutrition at Iowa State. More».

For more information, contact the Cyclone Scholars Summer Research Experience program in food science and human nutrition at summercyclone@iastate.edu.


July 12-26
ISU Summer Youth Fitness program: 1:10-4:30 p.m., Forker Building - Sports and physical activities for children in grades K-6, instructed by physical education majors, elementary education majors, and kinesiology graduate students. Activities for enrolled children run most Mondays through Thursdays June 4-July 26. More».

For more information, contact Jennifer Smith in kinesiology at 515-294-1762 or gavsmom@iastate.edu.


July 12
Mosquitoes & Me Summer Camp: 8 a.m.-3 p.m., North High School in Des Moines - June 18-22, 25-29, and July 9-12 Ė Fourth and fifth graders who attend King and Moulton elementary schools in Des Moines explore science with mosquitoes, go on field trips, and expand their knowledge of the natural world. Youth receive guidance from Iowa State University education students who have completed a two-semester course about mosquito science using ambitious science teaching and diversity pedagogy theory, taught by Katherine Richardson Bruna, professor in charge of the ISU 4U Promise program, and Michael Boyd, program coordinator of the Urban Ecosystem Project. The Urban Ecosystem Project is a supporting program of the ISU 4U Promise partnership and is funded by the National Institutes of Health through a Science Education Partnership Award. More».

For more information, contact Michael Boyd in the School of Education at 515-294-8021 or mboyd@iastate.edu.


July 6-27
Winners of the Fashion Show 2018 exhibit: 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Mary Alice Gallery, Textiles and Clothing Museum, Morrill Hall - View the winning garments, accessories, illustrations, and portfolios produced by more than fifty Iowa State University student designers, sixty-five models, four student producers, thirty-seven directors, and over one-hundred committee members. Regular hours for the Mary Alice Gallery are 11 a.m.? p.m Monday through Friday. More».

For more information, contact Janet Fitzpatrick in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-4999 or tcmuseum@iastate.edu.


June 21
Professional development workshop for middle school mathematics teachers: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Weeks Middle School, Des Moines - June 18-21 - A workshop for 6-8-grade teachers will focus on mathematical- and pedagogical content knowledge; research-based practices for teaching mathematics in culturally responsive ways; and strategies for increasing students' pre-requisite algebraic mathematics achievement. Led by Christa Jackson, associate professor in the ISU School of Education, the workshop is funded through a Mathematics and Sciences Partnership grant from the Iowa Department of Education, as part of the "Effectively Supporting all Students to be Successful in Algebra" partnership among Iowa State University, Drake University, Des Moines Public Schools, and Heartland AEA. Also involved in the grant are Iowa State University faculty members Ji Yeong I and Mollie Appelgate in the School of Education and Heather Bolles in mathematics.

For more information, contact Christa Jackson in the School of Education at 515-294-4519 or jacksonc@iastate.edu.


June 14
Food Preservation 101 short course: 6-8 p.m., ISU Extension and Outreach-Crawford County Office in Denison - A two-hour overview of general food preservation principles, this class includes current recommendations for canning, freezing and drying, display of equipment and utensils and sources for safe and tested food preservation information. More».

For more information, contact Renee Sweers in Human Sciences Extension and Outreach at 712-276-2157 or rsweers@iastate.edu.


June 13
Iowa State Young Alumni Night at DSM Zoo Brew: 5:30-9 p.m., Blank Park Zoo - 7401 SW 9th Street Des Moines, Iowa - The College of Human Sciences will once again have a table at the ISU Alumni Association's "Iowa State Young Alumni Night at Blank Park Zoo's Zoo Brew" event, 5:30 to 9 p.m. June 13. Admission is $11 each and includes one drink ticket. Register online by noon Monday, June 11. More».

For more information, contact Lainey Crawford at 515-294-5775 or laineyc@iastate.edu.


June 12
Textiles for the Human Form & Mind: 3-5 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Lounge - Design topic and sample notebook presentations by Brittany Allen, Burcu Bicak, Leslie Browning-Samoni, Charity Calvin, Erin French, Jennifer Ingram, Caryn Pang, Shantell Reid, Paige Scro, and Bingyue Wei.

For more information, contact Eulanda Sanders in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-7474 or sanderse@iastate.edu.


June 11
Tera Jordan: Research to Be Shared on Strengthening Relationships in the African-American Community: 5:30-7 p.m., George Washington Carver Academy, 1505 Logan Avenue Waterloo, Iowa - Over the past year Tera Jordan, an Iowa State University researcher, has led a study aimed at strengthening relationships in Black Hawk County and improving connections between the community and ISU Extension and Outreach Human Sciences programs. Learn about the project, results, and recommendations during a community presentation and reception June 11 in Waterloo. More».

For more information, contact Tera Jordan in human development and family studies at 515-294-9804 or trh@iastate.edu.


June 7
Adventure Comes to You: Latest in Literacy: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Humboldt Extension Office, 727 Sumner Avenue - Join Iowa State University School of Education faculty for the second of two one-day workshops highlighting the latest research and practices in literacy. Presenters include Denise Crawford, Connie Beecher, Emily Hayden, Soo Ahn, and Sara Nelson. The morning will consist of a welcome and brief overview of topics. Participants then will engage with faculty in current themes in literacy. Next, participants will select up to two topics for small group interactive study. The day will end with a summary review and whole-group interactive discussion. There is no cost for participating in the workshop. Coffee and lunch will be available. Interested participants must register online at least one week prior to the event. More».

For more information, contact Connie Beecher in the School of Education at 515-294-4512 or cbeecher@iastate.edu.


June 6
Adventure Comes to You: Latest in Literacy: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Community Center, 805 West 10th St., Atlantic - Join Iowa State University School of Education faculty for the first of two one-day workshops highlighting the latest research and practices in literacy. Interested participants can choose to attend June 6 in Atlantic or June 7 in Humboldt. Presenters include Denise Crawford, Connie Beecher, Emily Hayden, Soo Ahn, and Sara Nelson. The morning will consist of a welcome and brief overview of topics. Participants then will engage with faculty in current themes in literacy. Next, participants will select up to two topics for small group interactive study. The day will end with a summary review and whole-group interactive discussion. There is no cost for participating in the workshop. Coffee and lunch will be available. Interested participants must register online at least one week prior to the event. More».

For more information, contact Connie Beecher in the School of Education at 515-294-4512 or cbeecher@iastate.edu.


May 15
Deadline to register interest in leading study abroad program in summer 2019: 11:59 p.m.-12 a.m., online - The deadline to submit a registration of interest to lead a study abroad program in summer 2019 is 11:59 p.m. May 15. CHS faculty must register interest to lead a program in order to aid overall strategic planning for international activities in the college, as well as to assist with the development, promotion, and coordination of the study abroad opportunity. More».

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


May 4
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.


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 Scheman. 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.


Educator Preparation Cording Ceremony: 10-11:30 a.m., C.Y. Stephens Auditorium - The Iowa State University Educator Preparation Program's seventh cording ceremony will recognize about 210 students' completion of the program in spring 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.


May 3
Iowa State University Graduate Commencement Ceremony: 7-9 p.m., James H. Hilton Coliseum - The commencement ceremony for graduate students will take place at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 3, at Hilton Coliseum. More».

For more information, contact the ISU Graduation and Commencement Office at Iowa State University at 515-294-1840 or graduation@iastate.edu.


May 2
Retirement reception for Linda Serra Hagedorn: 2-3:30 p.m., E262 Lagomarcino Hall - Join the Iowa State University College of Human Sciences in honoring Linda Serra Hagedorn, as she retires from an illustrious career as a leader in higher education. More».

For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-5380 or theresab@iastate.edu.


Arbor Day Tree Planting and Celebration of International Students: noon -1 p.m., Lagomarcino Courtyard - Join Associate Dean Linda Hagedorn for the planting of a Chinese Lilac tree in the Lagomarcino Courtyard to celebrate Iowa State University's partnerships with Chinese universities. The event will also celebrate international students. More».

For more information, contact Linda Hagedorn in administration at 515-294-5746 or lindah@iastate.edu.


May 1
Mission Inclusion: Broadening Perspectives through Curriculum and Practice: 4-6:30 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - After participating in a yearlong seminar, faculty participants from the College of Human Sciences will host a talk with the college community about plans and strategies for incorporating themes of inclusion into curriculum and practices. This talk will focus on topics concerning inclusivity, equity, representation, and overall broader perspectives. This event is hosted in conjunction with the Diversity, Equity, and Community Committee. More».

For more information, contact Eulanda Sanders in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-7474 or sanderse@iastate.edu.


April 30
Food Product Development Showcase: 3-4 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Join the students of FSHN 412, the capstone product development class, as they brandish the new and exciting foods they have created. Taste free samples from each of the 11 student teams.

For more information, contact Mickie Deaton in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4465 or mjdeaton@iastate.edu.


April 29
Deadline to apply for unpaid internship or student teaching scholarship: Iowa State University - All undergraduate students in the College of Human Sciences are eligible to apply for scholarships to aid with the cost of living during their unpaid internship or student teaching experience during summer 2018. Awards range from $1,000 to $2,000. More».

For more information, contact Laura Kilbride in student services at 515-294-8436 or kilbride@iastate.edu.


April 26
CHS Entrepreneurship Showcase: 6-9:30 p.m., LeBaron Hall lobby, auditorium - College of Human Sciences students compete for cash prizes as people from business, industry, and academia judge them on their ideas to start a new business or spruce up an existing one. The 15th annual College of Human Sciences Entrepreneurship Showcase will be held from 6 to 9:30 p.m. in the LeBaron Hall lobby area. The awards ceremony will follow at 9 p.m. in the LeBaron Auditorium. The showcase will feature team and individual entries from students in Linda Niehm's AESHM 474-574 Entrepreneurship in Human Sciences class. Students will compete in eight categories including best of show new business start-up idea, best of show consulting project for an existing business, best use of experience economy strategies, most sustainable business proposal, best display and visual presentation, people's choice award, and technology innovation award. Prizes range from $50 to $200. Judging and displays are open to the public. More».

For more information, contact Linda Niehm in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-1930 or niehmlin@iastate.edu.


Class of 2018 Project SEARCH graduation: 5-6:30 p.m., Extension 4H Building, Main Foyer, 1259 Stange Rd., Ames, IA, 50011 - Join Project SEARCH in celebrating the class of 2018 Project SEARCH graduates: Amber Kirk, Chloe Schmidt, Marianne Russell, and Adele Krier. The program, first implemented at Iowa State in fall 2016 by the College of Human Sciences, helps young adults with disabilities gain hands-on work experience. At this event, the graduates who have been working across campus will be recognized with a ceremony, followed by a reception. The program will include speeches by the interns as well as by Linda Impecoven-Lind, a senior lecturer in the School of Education; Jonathan Wickert, ISU senior vice president and provost; Robert Reason, associate director of the School of Education; Project SEARCH instructor Lauren Rush; Tricia Crain, executive director of The Arc Story County; and ISU President Wendy Wintersteen. More».

For more information, contact Linda Impecoven-Lind in the School of Education at 515-294-2657 or lslind@iastate.edu.


"A World Intellectual Property Day" celebration: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Central campus, north of the Campanile - The event highlights important innovations developed by Iowa State researchers and includes a sampling of products developed with Iowa State inventions. Those stopping by will also get a chance to meet
faculty who are an important part of Iowa State's intellectual property engine. Hosted by the Iowa State University Research Foundation. More».

For more information, contact Patsy Duncan at Iowa State University at 515-294-4740 or pduncan@iastate.edu.


April 25
Winners of The Fashion Show 2018 at the Mary Alice Gallery: 5-6 p.m., The Textiles and Clothing Museum, 1015 Morrill Hall - Opening reception for "Winners from The Fashion Show 2018" exhibit. Join the student designers and The Fashion Show committee members in viewing the top award winners from this years show. More».

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


April 25-27
Iowa School Business Management Academy: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Scheman Building - The Iowa School Business Management Academy prepares school business managers, board secretaries, and school administrators for performance of their business management responsibilities. The courses that are offered through this program are designed to improve management and leadership abilities of school personnel responsible for human resource services, business functions, and finance operations in Iowa's schools. This program is the only program approved by the Iowa State Board of Education to provide the required two years of training and support for new School Business Officials, or SBOs. Pre-registration is required to attend. More».

For more information, contact Debra VanGorp in the School of Education at 515-294-9468 or dvangorp@iastate.edu.


April 24
Hilton Chair Lecture: "Ethical Considerations": 7-8 p.m., 2050 Agronomy Hall - This closing lecture/interaction for the spring installment of the Hilton Chair lecture series will feature Brian Green of Santa Clara University speaking about the potential ethical implications of emerging and disruptive food technologies. He'll share what needs to be considered so people may use these technologies in ways that encourage the development of a healthy, fair, and sustainable food system for the future. More».

For more information, contact Byron Brehm-Stecher or Kate Gilbert in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4210 or 515-294-1673 or byron@iastate.edu; kgilbert@iastate.edu.


Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club social: 5:30-7:30 p.m., TBA - Join us April 24 for a social of the Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club, a professional development club promoting family and consumer sciences education. Location TBD. The club is involved in community service, leadership, and activities within the College of Human Sciences.

For more information, contact Emily Bormann in human development and family studies at ebormann@iastate.edu.


Deadline for submitting comments on the 2018-2013 College of Human Sciences Strategic Plan draft: 5 p.m., online - All College of Human Sciences students, staff, and faculty are invited to comment on the plan draft by Tuesday, April 24 at 5 p.m. Leadership in the plan's development came from co-chairs Lorenzo Baber and Birdie Shirtcliff, Eric Brown, Sarah Francis, Laura Jolly, Jenn Plagman-Galvin, Deb Power, Sarah Wilson, and Barbara Woods. More».

For more information, contact Jenn Plagman-Galvin in administration at 515-294-1410 or jpgalvin@iastate.edu.


College of Human Sciences Faculty and Staff Awards Recognition and Reception: 3-4:30 p.m., Campanile Room, Memorial Union - Students, families, and friends will gather to celebrate outstanding members of the faculty and staff receiving 2018 awards from the College of Human Sciences. The event is open to the public.

For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-5380 or theresab@iastate.edu.


April 20
Ames Trashion Show: 6:30-8 p.m., Serenity Couture, North Grand Mall - The 5th annual Ames Trashion Show is a fundraiser benefitting the Audubon Society. All of the garments are created using recyclable materials by students in AESHM 222: Creativity on Demand. Students in the class come from the apparel and event management majors as well as diverse majors across campus, even natural resources. Tickets for general admission cost $10. VIP tickets that include an Aveda "swag bag" are $50. The show will be held April 20 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. More».

For more information, contact Sara Marcketti in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-4887 or sbb@iastate.edu.


April 19
Telling Queer History through Fashion: 3:30-5 p.m., Pioneer Room, Memorial Union - Students enrolled in Queer Fashions, Styles, and Bodies, AMD 458 or 558X, will present interactive, visual exhibits featuring LGBTQ+ oral histories. These histories include a material culture analysis of the individuals' clothing or appearance-related belongings. Come and learn more about the importance of queer history and fashion, and how these topics relate to each other. This event is hosted by The Center ISU and the Fashion and Culture Research Lab at Iowa State University. More».

For more information, contact Kelly Reddy-Best in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-9919 or klrb@iastate.edu.


April 18
Green Dot workshop for faculty and staff to help make our community safer: 2-3 p.m., TBA - The College of Human Sciences P&S Council invites all members of the faculty and staff to participate in a one-hour Green Dot workshop. The interactive workshop is designed examine choices, behaviors, words, and attitudes that make our community safer and how to communicate utter intolerance for power-based personal violence. This is the second of two identical workshops hosted by the CHS P&S Council. Sign up by April 13 online and you will receive an Outlook invitation with the room location. More».

For more information, contact Brett Willenborg, CHS P&S Council, in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4546 or bwillenb@iastate.edu.


CHS International Programs: Leading a study abroad program: 12:10-1 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. More».

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


Free yoga session: 12:10-12:50 p.m., Sun Room, Memorial Union - The ISU Health Promotion Club and the Theta Chi Fraternity are partnering to sponsor a MASS (Gentle) YOGA event on April 18 from 12:10 to 12:50 p.m. in the Sun Room of the Memorial Union. The event is free and open to all Iowa State students, faculty and staff. Mats are available and there will be door prizes. This is a good way to de-stress before Finals Week. More».

For more information, contact Denise Denton in kinesiology at 515-291-1273 or herself@iastate.edu.


April 17
Green Dot workshop for faculty and staff to help make our community safer: 2-3 p.m., TBA - The College of Human Sciences P&S Council invites all members of the faculty and staff to participate in a one-hour Green Dot workshop. The interactive workshop is designed examine choices, behaviors, words, and attitudes that make our community safer and how to communicate utter intolerance for power-based personal violence. This is the first of two identical workshops hosted by the CHS P&S Council. Sign up by April 13 online and you will receive an Outlook invitation with the room location. More».

For more information, contact Brett Willenborg, CHS P&S Council, in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4546 or bwillenb@iastate.edu.


April 16
Rossmann Manatt lecture by Kevin Schalinske: 11-11:50 a.m., 2019 Morrill Hall - Kevin Schalinske, a professor in food science and human nutrition and the 2017 Rossmann Manatt Faculty Development Award winner, will give a public lecture at 11 a.m. April 16 in 2019 Morrill Hall entitled, "Impact of egg consumption on hyperhomocysteinemia, an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease." More».

For more information, contact Kevin Schalinske in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9230 or kschalin@iastate.edu.


April 16-22
Senior week: Iowa State University campus - Throughout the week of April 16, all graduating seniors are invited to participate in senior week activities planned the ISU Alumni Association. Events include a grad breakfast, a discussion featuring a panel of ISU alumni entitled "Adulting 101," and more. Senior week is sponsored by the Iowa State University Book Store and Insomnia Cookies. More».

For more information, contact Mary Kate Misak in the ISU Alumni Association at 515-294-2632 or mkmisak@iastate.edu.


April 15
Orchesis II Spring Showcase: Images of Dance: 3-5:30 p.m., 0196 Forker Building - There will be two showings of Orchesis II's semester showcase; one will take place at 3 p.m. and the other at 5:30 p.m. $3 tickets for students and $5 tickets for general public will be sold at the door. This show features dances in a wide range of styles choreographed and performed by members of the club. More».

For more information, contact Michaela Minock at 708-203-8298 or m3minock@iastate.edu.


April 14
Iowa State University's Fashion Show: 7 p.m., C.Y. Stephens Auditorium - The Fashion Show 2018, one of the largest student-run fashion shows in the nation, will feature more than 150 student-designed garments on the runway and in mounted exhibitions. Now in its 36th year, The Fashion Show has a near sellout attendance of 2,500 annually. More».

For more information, contact Sarah Bennett in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-7527 or sbennett@iastate.edu.


Textiles and Clothing Museum open house: 1-4 p.m., Textiles and Clothing Museum, 1015 Morrill Hall - The current exhibit in the Textiles and Clothing Museum, "Queer Fashion and Style: Stories from the Heartland," will be open for extended weekend hours on Saturday April 14. This is the final day that the exhibit will be open. All are encouraged to visit. More».

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


April 13
Forker Building Ribbon Cutting: 2:30-4 p.m., Barbara E. Forker Building - A ribbon cutting will be held from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Friday, April 13 at the Forker Building. Celebrate completion of $7.4 in renovations within the Forker Building, which now makes better use of space with new labs and offices, is more comfortable and inviting with a new HVAC system, and has brighter gathering spaces for students. 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 ISU President Wendy Wintersteen. Tours will be given before and after the short program.

For more information, contact Jennifer Plagman-Galvin in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-1410 or jpgalvin@iastate.edu.


Dean's Advisory Council semiannual meeting: 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Iowa State Alumni Center - The College of Human Sciences Dean's Advisory Council supports the teaching, research, extension and outreach missions of the college. More».

For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-5380 or theresab@iastate.edu.


April 11
Hilton Chair Lecture: "Internet of Food": 4-5 p.m., 2432 Food Sciences Building - On April 11 from 4 to 5 p.m., Matthew Lange, professional food and health informatician and research scientist at UC Davis, will give a presentation on the Internet of Food. Lange's research program 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. More».

For more information, contact Byron Brehm-Stecher or Kate Gilbert in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4210 or 515-294-1673 or byron@iastate.edu; kgilbert@iastate.edu.


April 11-12
Fashion Week: Patagonia events: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Iowa State University campus - To celebrate the arrival of The Fashion Show 2018, Fashion Week events will take place from Arpil 9 to 13. Patagonia is this year's guest designer, and will be included in select events throughout the week. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on April 11 and 12 at the West loop of the Memorial Union, Patagonia will host a Worn Wear college tour. Students are encouraged to bring any clean, damaged clothing to the Worn Wear college tour, and Patagonia will repair it for free. Acceptable items to bring are not exclusive to Patagonia-branded clothing. Then, from 4:10 to 5 p.m. on April 12 at 0127 Curtiss Hall, a lecture entitled "Using Business as a Tool for Change" will take place. This lecture will focus on a variety of topics that reflect Patagonia's brand. More».

For more information, contact The Fashion Show producers in apparel, events, and hospitality management at fs.producers@iastate.edu.


April 10
Culinary Science Club Meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 0200 Mackay Hall - This week's meeting will be carnival foods themed. The purpose of Culinary Science Club is to provide a space for students interested in culinary arts, science, and food production to meet and interact. Culinary Science Club works to inform members about new topics in culinary science through speakers, meetings, field trips, and professional organizations. All majors are welcome. More».

For more information, contact Erica Beirman in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4361 or ebeirman@iastate.edu.


Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club meeting: 5:15 p.m., 301 MacKay Hall - The Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club is a professional development club promoting family and consumer sciences education. The club is involved in community service, leadership, and activities within the College of Human Sciences.

For more information, contact Emily Bormann in human development and family studies at ebormann@iastate.edu.


April 9-13
National Graduate Student Appreciation Week: 5:30 p.m.-10:50 a.m., Memorial Union and Carver Hall - Iowa State University will hold several events to celebrate National Graduate Student Appreciation Week. Events include wellness yoga on April 9, connecting with a graduate faculty member on April 10, a discussion of wellness issues and retirement savings on April 11, learning about the Green Dot initiative on April 12, and a workshop on mental and emotional well-being on April 13. The events are sponsored by the Graduate and Professional Student Senate, the Graduate College, Student Health and Wellness, and the Division of Student Affairs. More».

For more information, contact Vivek Lawana at 515-294-4847 or vjlawana@iastate.edu.


Forever True Week: 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Various locations across campus - Iowa State University is celebrating the historic $1.1 billion comprehensive fundraising campaign, Forever True, For Iowa State, on campus on April 9 to 13. Find us throughout the week to participate in activities and games and receive Forever True giveaways and prizes. Stop by and celebrate the impact of Iowa State's generous alumni and friends. Forever True booths will be located Tuesday in Kildee Hall, Wednesday in State Gym, Thursday in the Biorenewables Complex, Friday in the Gerdin Business Building, and every day in the Parks Library. More».

For more information, contact Molly Parrott, ISU Foundation at 515-294-7437 or mparrott@iastate.edu.


Fashion Week 2018: 8 a.m.-9 p.m., Iowa State University campus - To celebrate the arrival of The Fashion Show 2018, Fashion Week events will take place across campus from April 9 to 13. First, from 8 - 10 p.m. on April 9 at 2155 Marston Hall, the movie "Confessions of a Shopaholic" will be shown. From 8 - 11 a.m. on April 10, "Toned Tuesday" will take place in 2218 State Gym, which will include a High-Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) class, Zumba, yoga, and refreshments. From 1 - 4 p.m. on April 11 at the Campanile, raffles to win spa certificates will take place. There will also be a T-shirt sale, representatives from Body Image and Eating Disorder Awareness club, Student Wellness's BeWellHut, and free samples from local salons. From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on April 12 at the Campanile, there will be a Q&A on the apparel, merchandising, and design program, as well as a raffle for a giftcard to the ISU bookstore, as well as a T-shirt sale. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on April 13 in front of Parks Library, a pop-up shop will take place with food vendors and a T-shirt sale. Finally, from 7 to 9 p.m. on April 13 at the Garden Room of the Gateway Hotel, Fashion's Night Out will take place, which will include live music, a word from Patagonia, this year's guest designer, hors d'oeuvres, and dessert. More».

For more information, contact The Fashion Show producers in apparel, events, and hospitality management at fs.producers@iastate.edu.


April 7
Spring into ExerCYse Week 2018: 5K run/walk: 1:30-3 p.m., Central Campus - A 5K run/walk will be part of Spring into ExerCYse Week 2018, a week dedicated to the promotion of physical activity and a healthy lifestyle on campus and in our community. Check-in for the run/walk is at 1:30 p.m. on Central Campus. The race will start at 2 p.m. The 5K fee of $25 includes admission to the race, a Dri-FIT ExerCYse is Medicine T-shirt, and a raffle ticket. Seventy percent of all proceeds will be donated to the Ames Children Miracle Playground and Field. Sign up on the Student Organization Marketplace or pay with cash at check-in on race day. Prizes for the raffle ticket include a month of unlimited yoga, a fit basket, stretching basket, jump start packages from ISU Recreation Services, drawstring bags, and gift certificates toward Outdoor Recreation Services. More».

For more information, contact ExerCYse is Medicine in kinesiology at exercyse@iastate.edu.


April 6
CHS Diversity and Equity Committee brown bag: International students and microaggressions: noon -1:30 p.m., 0331 Palmer Building - College of Human Sciences students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend the CHS Diversity and Equity Committee's final brown bag session for spring 2018. This session will focus on international students and microaggressions. The event will feature a panel discussion with international students who will share their experiences as students and teaching assistants. Join us from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, April 6 in 0331 Palmer. The event will be facilitated by E.J. Bahng, an associate professor in the School of Education. Snacks will be provided. More».

For more information, contact Shannon Coleman in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9011 or scoleman@iastate.edu.


April 6-7
Iowa State hosts 3rd Annual Central CHRIE Federation Conference: 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Gateway Hotel and Conference Center, 2100 Green Hills Dr., Ames - Iowa State University will host the third annual regional conference of the Central CHRIE (Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education), April 6 to 7 at the Gateway Hotel in Ames. The conference aims to provide faculty members, graduate students, and undergraduates in the hospitality/tourism/event fields with an opportunity to exchange information on their research and also network among themselves for future collaboration in research and academic exchanges. Several Iowa State faculty members in apparel, events, and hospitality management serve on the Central Federation Board. Associate professor Thomas Schrier is immediate past president. Assistant professor Ken Tsai is director of research. And EunHa "Lena" Jeong is director of marketing. More».

For more information, contact Joan Su in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-5785 or joansu@iastate.edu.


April 5
Good Teaching Counts: What ISU Does with Student Evaluations: 12:10-1 p.m., 2030 Morrill Hall or view on own via zoom - Elena Karpova, a professor in apparel, events, and hospitality management, will be one of three panelists who will share what actually happens to student evaluations of teaching in this event coordinated by the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching. What comments are useful? How can teachers encourage students to give helpful feedback? How do department chairs interpret this feedback and help teachers grow? How is great teaching rewarded? What do deans at the college level do with this data? Register using your netid/password via the Learn@ISU website, email celt@iastate.edu, or call 515-294-5357. The presentation can also be viewed with the Zoom meeting link. More».

For more information, contact Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching at 515-294-5357 or celt@iastate.edu.


April 4
Spring into ExerCYse Week 2018: Walking for Wellness, lecture with ExerCYse is Medicine: 2:15-3:30 p.m., Southwest corner of Molecular Biology Building - Join us for a walk starting on the southwest corner of the Molecular Biology Building (parking available). We will walk 15 minutes to attend a lecture by kinesiology professor Panteleimon Ekkekakis on the deeper meaning of the Exercise is Medicine movement, then walk another 15 minutes back to the parking lot. This event is part of Spring into ExerCYse Week 2018, a week dedicated to the promotion of physical activity and a healthy lifestyle on campus and in our community More».

For more information, contact ExerCYse is Medicine in kinesiology at exercyse@iastate.edu.


April 3
The Lion in the Path: U.S. Science Policy in an Era of Political Polarization and Alternative Facts: 4:10-5 p.m., Cardinal Room, Memorial Union - The Vice President for Research will host Tobin Smith on campus for a talk regarding science policy. Smith is the vice president for policy at the Association of American Universities, or AAU. More».

For more information, contact Dana Wilson at 515-294-6257 or dkwilson@iastate.edu.


Open forum with School of Education director candidate Susan Faircloth: 2:30-3:30 p.m., W0262 Lagomarcino Hall - Faircloth is a professor in the Department of Educational Leadership at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. More details and open forums for other candidates are posted on the search webpage. More».

For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-5380 or theresab@iastate.edu.


Spring into ExerCYse Week 2018: Yoga: noon -1 p.m., Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall - Come hang out with ExerCYse is Medicine and de-stress with some yoga during lunch time. Due to inclement weather, the event has been moved from Central Campus to the Christian Petersen Art Museum in 1017 Morrill Hall. BYOB (Bring Your Own Blanket). This event is part of Spring into ExerCYse Week 2018, a week dedicated to the promotion of physical activity and a healthy lifestyle on campus and in our community. More».

For more information, contact ExerCYse is Medicine in kinesiology at exercyse@iastate.edu.


March 31 - April 1
Textiles and Clothing Museum open house: 1-4 p.m., Textiles and Clothing Museum, 1015 Morrill Hall - The current exhibit in the Textiles and Clothing Museum, "Queer Fashion and Style: Stories from the Heartland," will be open for extended weekend hours on March 31 and April 1. Those who are unable to attend are encouraged to visit the exhibit during the next open house, which will take place during the same time on April 14. More».

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


March 29
Open forum with School of Education director finalist Corey Drake: 4-5 p.m., 0152 Science Hall (Science Hall I) - Drake is a professor and director of teacher preparation in the College of Education at Michigan State University. More details and open forums for other candidates are posted on the search website. More».

For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-5380 or theresab@iastate.edu.


March 28
CHS START: Study Abroad Student Panel: 5-6 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Are you a College of Human Sciences student studying abroad this summer and want to hear about experiences from previous participants before you go? Members of the CHS STudy Abroad Resource Team (START) will be available to answer your questions about preparing to study abroad from how to pack your suitcase and coping with culture shock to trying new foods and dealing with jet lag plus everything in between.

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


Hilton Chair Lecture: "Food Waste": 4-5 p.m., 2432 Food Sciences Building - Christine Moseley, founder of Full Harvest, the first business-to-business marketplace for ugly and surplus produce, will discuss the online marketplace connecting farms with food and beverage companies to buy and sell surplus and imperfect produce. More».

For more information, contact Byron Brehm-Stecher or Kate Gilbert in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4210 or 515-294-1673 or byron@iastate.edu; kgilbert@iastate.edu.


Open forum with School of Education director finalist Cecil Smith: 4-5 p.m., W0262 Lagomarcino Hall - Smith is a professor in the Department of Learning Sciences and Human Development in the College of Education and Human Services at West Virginia University. More details and open forums with other candidates are posted on the web. More».

For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-5380 or theresab@iastate.edu.


March 27
Culinary Science Club Meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 0200 Mackay Hall - This week's club meeting theme is "fruit smoothie." The purpose of Culinary Science Club is to provide a space for students interested in culinary arts, science, and food production to meet and interact. The club seeks to inform members about new topics in culinary science through speakers, meetings, field trips, and professional organizations. All majors are welcome. More».

For more information, contact Erica Beirman in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4361 or ebeirman@iastate.edu.


Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club meeting: 5:15 p.m., 301 MacKay Hall - The Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club is a professional development club promoting family and consumer sciences education. The club is involved in community service, leadership, and activities within the College of Human Sciences.

For more information, contact Emily Bormann in human development and family studies at ebormann@iastate.edu.


Roundtable discussion: Including Native communities in the Iowa K-12 curriculum. What should be taught and how?: 3:30-4:30 p.m., 2660 Lagomarcino Hall - Join researchers and educator preparation students in an open discussion about what Iowa's children should learn and how. More».

For more information, contact Sebastian Braun, director of American Indian studies at Iowa State University at 515-294-9021 or sfbraun@iastate.edu.


Q&A session: Research and tribal communities: A how-to for administrators, researchers, and faculty: 2-3 p.m., 3112 Pearson Hall - Explore the benefits, possibilities, and potential for Iowa State to engage strategically with our Native neighbors in research and collaboration. More».

For more information, contact Sebastian Braun, director of American Indian studies at Iowa State University at 515-294-9021 or sfbraun@iastate.edu.


Iowa State Research Day: 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Memorial Union - Researchers and scholars are invited to attend Iowa State's annual Research Day to celebrate the research of those in the ISU community. This year's theme is "Discover. Create. Together." A keynote address, poster presentations, lightning talks, and a resource fair are among the scheduled events. Registration is required. More».

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


March 26
**#MeToo, lecture by Tarana Burke: 8-10 p.m., Stephen's Auditorium, Iowa State Center - Tarana Burke is founder of the #MeToo hashtag campaign that has emerged as a rallying cry for people who have survived sexual assault and sexual harassment. Now a senior director of programs at Girls for Gender Equity, Burke has dedicated more than 25 years of her life to social justice and to laying the groundwork for a movement that was initially created to help young women of color who survived sexual abuse and assault. She shares the story behind the the viral "me too" movement, which has been collectively named Time magazine's 2017 Person of the Year, and helps those who have experienced sexual trauma or harassment to gain strength and heal. Free. No tickets. General admission seating. More».

For more information, contact Molly Helmers in the Lectures Program at Iowa State University at 515-294-2765 or lectures@iastate.edu.


Panel discussion: Including our neighbors in the land-grant mission: Collaboration in and with Native communities from STEM to Ag: 4-6 p.m., Cardinal Room, Memorial Union - Join a discussion exploring the benefits, possibilities, and potential for Iowa State to engage strategically with its Native neighbors in research and collaboration. More».

For more information, contact Sebastian Braun, director of American Indian studies at Iowa State University at 515-294-9021 or sfbraun@iastate.edu.


March 24
Out of the Darkness Campus Walk for suicide prevention: 1-3:30 p.m., Iowa State University campus - Iowa State University will be hosting its first Out of the Darkness Walk for suicide prevention. Organizers are raising money to fight suicide, the 10th leading cause of death in America. The Out of the Darkness Campus Walk is a journey of remembrance, hope, support, and a walk that unites a campus and community - a time to acknowledge the ways in which suicide and mental illness have affected our lives and our loved ones. Registration on the day of begins at 12 p.m. and the walk begins at 1 p.m. Follow the link to donate or register online by noon Friday. More».

For more information, contact Olivia Burzette in human development and family studies at 515-249-6888 or oburz@iastate.edu.


March 23
The Fashion Show: Meet the Judges: 6-9 p.m., ISU Alumni Center ballroom - The Fashion Show 2018 is hosting a "meet the judges" event from 6 to 9 p.m. March 23 in the ISU Alumni Center ballroom to meet this year's judges: Emily Kammeyer Sumner, director of technical design at Universal Standard and owner of E. Kammeyer Accessories; Tyler Valladolid, senior merchant at Abercrombie & Fitch; Tameka Ellington, an assistant professor at Kent University; and Emily Erusha-Hilleque, a design director of Target focusing on women's ready-to-wear young contemporary brands. Come to enjoy hors d'oeuvres and refreshments, and network with fashion industry professionals. More».

For more information, contact Lillie Devries, Kennedy Kramer, or Jenny Junker in apparel, events, and hospitality management at ldevries@iastate.edu, kmkramer@iastate.edu, jmjunker@iastate.edu.


CHS Diversity and Equity Committee brown bag: Students and disability: noon -1:30 p.m., 0331 Palmer Building - College of Human Sciences students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend the CHS Diversity and Equity Committee's brown bag series for spring 2018. The second session will focus on students and disability. The event will feature a panel and dialog about awareness, action, and how to become a better ally. The event will be held from noon to 1:30 p.m. March 23 in 0331 Palmer and will be facilitated by the Alliance for Disability Services. A snack will be provided. More».

For more information, contact Eulanda Sanders, equity adviser at 515-294-7857 or sanderse@iastate.edu.


March 22
CHS Career Services presents: "Elbows off the table!" etiquette dinner: 5-6:30 p.m., Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom, 0023 MacKay Hall - Register starting Feb. 15, 2018, for this hands-on, interactive etiquette dinner where students can put into practice what they learn. A meal will be included. Registration is limited to the first 50 registrants. Register under "events" in CyHire starting Feb. 15, 2018. More».

For more information, contact College of Human Sciences Career Services at 515-294-0626 or hscareers@iastate.edu.


Open forum with School of Education director finalist Jian Wang: 2:30-3:30 p.m., W262 Lagomarcino Hall - Wang is a professor and the Helen DeVitt Jones Chair in Teacher Education in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at Texas Tech University. More details and open forums with other candidates are posted on the web. More».

For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-5380 or theresab@iastate.edu.


March 21
CHS Career Services: Offered a job, now what?: 4:15-5 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Struggling to decide which job offer is the right fit? Unsure on how, and what, to negotiate? In this seminar, College of Human Sciences Career Services will help students understand the process of job offers, how to professionally accept or decline an offer, and how to stay in touch with a new employer prior to starting a job or internship. More».

For more information, contact College of Human Sciences Career Services at 515-294-0626 or hscareers@iastate.edu.


Open forum for kinesiology chair finalist Howard Zelaznik: 4-5 p.m., 279 Forker Building - An open forum with Howard Zelaznik, professor of health and kinesiology at Purdue University, is the third finalist for the next department chair in kinesiology to visit campus for interviews. More».

For more information, contact Tim Derrick in kinesiology at 515-294-8438 or tderrick@iastate.edu.


March 20
Hilton Chair Lecture: "Wasted: A Story of Food Waste": 6-8:30 p.m., 1148 Gerdin Business Building - Grab some appetizers before watching the movie "Wasted: A Story of Food Waste" in 1148 Gerdin Business Building on Tuesday, March 20. Appetizers will be served beginning at 6 p.m., with the movie beginning at 6:45 p.m. The movie shows how influential chefs from around the world transform scraps of food into savory dishes. Following the movie, Lynn Pritchard, co-owner of Table 128 Bistro & Bar, will give a brief talk about how his restaurant handles food waste. More».

For more information, contact Byron Brehm-Stecher or Kate Gilbert in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4210 or 515-294-1673 or byron@iastate.edu; kgilbert@iastate.edu.


March 8-9
Research Symposium: Bound/Unbound - Contemporary Black Marriage in Research, Policy & Practice: 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Motor House, 120 W. North Ave., Baltimore - Iowa State University and Johns Hopkins University researchers will convene more than 20 scholars to discuss topics related to black families and offer insight into a range of historical and contemporary perspectives about relationship formation and maintenance. Tera Jordan, an assistant professor in human development and family studies at Iowa State, is a co-organizer of the two-day symposium. More».

For more information, contact Tera Jordan in human development and family studies at 515-294-9804 or trh@iastate.edu.


March 7
CHS Career Services: Jump start your job or internship search: 12:15-1 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Most people know about job boards. What else is there? This workshop will provide students with tools for a comprehensive, successful job and internship search. If possible, students should bring their laptop to bookmark specific sites and take notes that will be useful for a lifetime. More».

For more information, contact College of Human Sciences Career Services at 515-294-0626 or hscareers@iastate.edu.


March 5
Teacher Education Career Fair: 1-4 p.m., Iowa State Alumni Center - Students who are part of the ISU Education Preparation Program, nearing graduation, or involved in teacher education programs across the state are invited to attend the 2018 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 Jaime Boeckman in the School of Education at 515-294-7559 or tecareerfair@iastate.edu.


March 5-8
Iowa State Blood Drive: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - This semester's theme for the Iowa State Blood Drive is "Why Do you Donate?" Students, faculty, staff, and community members of all blood types are encouraged to donate. Those who are unable to donate blood and wish to volunteer can sign up in advance for available time slots. More».

For more information, contact ISU Blood Drive at sublooddrive.academic@gmail.com.


March 2
FSHN Day: 9:30 a.m.-3:15 p.m., Campanile Room, Memorial Union - You are invited to meet and mingle with prospective students and their families during our check-in time from 9-10 a.m. in the Campanile Room at the MU. This is a great opportunity to assist with recruitment and share about all the great things you are doing. Continental breakfast, coffee, tea, etc. will be provided. Click "more" to see the full schedule of events. More».

For more information, contact FSHN Day at deptdayfshn@iastate.edu.


ISCORE Conference: 8:15 a.m.-5 p.m., Memorial Union - The Iowa State Conference on Race and Ethnicity will take place all day on Friday, March 2. ISCORE is Iowa State's local initiative designed to provide an ongoing platform of sharing and applying new knowledge through presentations and workshops. The conference supports the university's mission to "create, share, and apply knowledge... and make Iowa and the world a better place." This event is free and open to the ISU community. A pre-conference open for faculty and staff only will take place from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Feb. 28 at the Memorial Union More».

For more information, contact Iowa State Conference on Race and Ethnicity at 515-294-0210 or iscore@iastate.edu.


March 1
ISU Lecture: Scherezade Mama: Physical activity promotion in underserved populations: 7 p.m., Sun Room, Memorial Union - Scherezade Mama, an assistant professor at Penn State University, researches physical activity and health promotion among underserved and vulnerable populations, including racial/ethnic minorities, women, low-income populations, and rural residents. Mama directs the Health Disparities and Physical Activity Research Lab at Pennsylvania State University and uses clinical research to develop programs tailored to specific communities to reduce health disparities and improve long-term health outcomes. The visit is organized by the Department of Kinesiology's diversity committee, led by Laura Ellingson, with assistance from the Kin Collective, a student organization that serves to build a stronger sense of community within students of color in kinesiology, connect them to more resources and opportunities, and help create a departmental connection so students can foster the relationships necessary to excel in their field of study. More».

For more information, contact ISU Lectures Program at lectures@iastate.edu.


Body Image and Eating Disorder Awareness (BIEDA) Week: Wellness Resource Fair: 2-5 p.m., Campanile Room, Memorial Union - Come to BIEDA's wellness resource fair for free food, raffles, music, and vendors to promote self-health. More».

For more information, contact Alison St. Germain in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4203 or alisonst@iastate.edu.


Feb. 28
Body Image and Eating Disorder Awareness (BIEDA) Week: Keynote Speaker Jessica Setnick: 7-8 p.m., Sun Room, Memorial Union - Jessica Setnick MS RD LD is an internationally known dietitian and eating disorder expert. Her passion is promoting a positive relationship with food and eating as key components of a healthy and happy life. Join BIEDA for Setnick's talk, "Stop Bullying Your Body: Learn How Body Image Gets Its Start and How to Quiet the Bully Inside Your Head." BIEDA Week coincides with National Eating Disorder Awareness Week. More».

For more information, contact Alison St. Germain in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4203 or alisonst@iastate.edu.


CHS Career Services: Make the most of your career fair experience: 4:15-5 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - In this workshop, College of Human Sciences Career Services will help students prepare for upcoming career fairs. Students will learn what to bring and how to communicate with employers to make a positive, lasting impression and to get the most out of their career fair experience. This session will be focused on those interested in teacher education. More».

For more information, contact College of Human Sciences Career Services at 515-294-0626 or hscareers@iastate.edu.


CHS Career Services: Resume ready — beyond the basics: 1:10-2 p.m., 2020 Agronomy Hall - College of Human Sciences Career Services will host this resume workshop to help students learn how to showcase their strengths and experiences in a resume. This session will be a teacher education-focused workshop. More».

For more information, contact College of Human Sciences Career Services at 515-294-0626 or hscareers@iastate.edu.


Feb. 27
College of Human Sciences pitch-off: 6:30-8 p.m., 1352 Gilman Hall - This event sponsored by the Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship marks the first-ever pitch off event taking place in all seven colleges at Iowa State University. Individuals and groups of students will have the chance to deliver a 90-second pitch to present and sell their entrepreneurial and innovative idea for either a new business concept OR new product/service idea OR a social entrepreneurship venture. These ideas may be of your own creation or they can build from a class project. The event is limited to the first 25 students to sign up. ¬†There will be cash prizes (1st place = $500, 2 Runner-ups = $250 each).¬† The 1st place winners will also automatically advance to the spring ISU Innovation Pitch on March 6. More».

For more information, contact Linda Niehm in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-1930 or niehmlin@iastate.edu.


Body Image and Eating Disorder Awarenes (BIEDA) Week: The Student Body: 6-8 p.m., 0101 Carver Hall - View a documentary in which a high school student takes a stand against state-mandated BMI tests and ends up in a controversy against government officials. Body Image and Eating Disorder Awareness (BIEDA) Week coincides with National Eating Disorder Awareness Week. More».

For more information, contact Alison St. Germain in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4203 or alisonst@iastate.edu.


Culinary Science Club Meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 0200 Mackay Hall - This week's club meeting theme is ramen noodle bar. The purpose of Culinary Science Club is to provide a space for students interested in culinary arts, science, and food production to meet and interact. The club seeks to inform members about new topics in culinary science through speakers, meetings, field trips, and professional organizations. All majors are welcome. More».

For more information, contact Erica Beirman in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4361 or ebeirman@iastate.edu.


Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club meeting: 5:15 p.m., 301 MacKay Hall - The Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club is a professional development club promoting family and consumer sciences education. The club is involved in community service, leadership, and activities within the College of Human Sciences.

For more information, contact Emily Bormann in human development and family studies at ebormann@iastate.edu.


Feb. 26
ISU Day at the Capitol 2018: 1-3:30 p.m., Iowa State Capitol, 1007 E Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50319 - The College of Human Sciences will join Iowa State University President Wendy Wintersteen and other campus representatives at the Iowa Capitol with displays to showcase the impact Iowa State has on students, communities, businesses, and Iowans across the state. Following the capitol event there will be a legislative reception from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the Embassy Suites, 101 E Locust St, Des Moines, IA 50309.

For more information, contact Makenzie Heddens in administration at 515-294-4941 or mheddens@iastate.edu.


Body Image and Eating Disorder Awareness (BIEDA) Week: Honor Your Hunger: 10 a.m.-noon, LeBaron Hall Lobby - The kick-off event for Body Image and Eating Disorder Awareness (BIEDA) Week will take place in the lobby of LeBaron Hall, and will include free snacks for participants. BIEDA Week coincides with National Eating Disorder Awareness Week. More».

For more information, contact Alison St. Germain in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4203 or alisonst@iastate.edu.


Feb. 24
College of Human Sciences basketball spirit rally: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Reiman Ballroom, ISU Alumni Center - The College of Human Sciences invites alumni and friends to a basketball spirit rally with Dean Laura Dunn Jolly before the Iowa State vs. Texas women's basketball game. The rally will be held from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Feb. 24 in the Reiman Ballroom of the ISU Alumni Center. A brief program will take place at 3:15 p.m. RSVP for the rally by Feb. 9 to chsalum@iastate.edu. The College of Human Sciences is a proud university sponsor of the game.

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


Feb. 22
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. If you are unable to attend, a repeat session will be held from 12:10 to 1 p.m. on April 18 in 1009 LeBaron Hall. More».

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


Feb. 21
Hilton Chair Lecture: "3-D Printing": 4-5 p.m., 2432 Food Sciences Building - Hod Lipson, professor of mechanical engineering and data science at Columbia University, will share the technology of 3-D food printers. These devices can fabricate edible items through computer-guided software and cook edible pastes, gels, powders, and liquid ingredients - all in a prototype that looks like an elegant coffee machine. More».

For more information, contact Byron Brehm-Stecher or Kate Gilbert in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4210 or 515-294-1673 or byron@iastate.edu; kgilbert@iastate.edu.


ISU 4U Promise College Night: 4-6 p.m., King Elementary School, 1849 Forest Ave., Des Moines - King and Moulton elementary school students and their families (as well as those in middle school and high school who are already enrolled in the ISU 4U Promise program) are invited to the 2nd annual ISU 4U College Night to learn more about the ISU 4U Promise, Iowa State University, and preparing for college. ISU 4U Promise is a partnership between King and Moulton elementary schools and Iowa State University to promote college-going in these schools. Students who complete fifth grade at King or Moulton elementary school are eligible for tuition awards to Iowa State. More».

For more information, contact Katherine Richardson Bruna in the School of Education at 515-294-4144 or krbruna@iastate.edu.


Feb. 20
CHS Career Services: Interview success workshop: 12:15-1 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - College of Human Sciences Career Services will host this workshop to help students prepare for job or internship interviews. This session will focus specifically on virtual, not face-to-face, interviews. In addition, this session will take a look at Big Interview, which is a new tool to help students prepare. No prior experience is required to attend. More».

For more information, contact College of Human Sciences Career Services at 515-294-0626 or hscareers@iastate.edu.


Feb. 13
Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club social: 5:30-7:30 p.m., CyBowl and Billiards - Meet at CyBowl and Billiards 5:30 p.m. Feb. 13 for a social of the Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club, a professional development club promoting family and consumer sciences education. The club is involved in community service, leadership, and activities within the College of Human Sciences.

For more information, contact Emily Bormann in human development and family studies at ebormann@iastate.edu.


Feb. 12
Body Image and Eating Disorder Awareness (BEIDA) Week: Honor Your Hunger: 2:1 p.m., LeBaron Hall Lobby - The kick-off event for Body Image and Eating Disorder Awareness (BEIDA) Week will take place in the lobby of LeBaron Hall, and will include free snacks for participants. BEIDA Week coincides with National Eating Disorder Awareness Week. More».

For more information, contact Alison St. Germain in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4203 or alisonst@iastate.edu.


Feb. 12-14
Valentine's Day fudge preorder pickup: noon -4 p.m., 0033 Horticulture Hall - Those who preordered fudge from the ISU food science club may pick up their orders from 12 to 4 p.m. on Feb. 12, 13, and 14 in 0033 Horticulture Hall. For those who did not preorder, but would still like to purchase fudge, a limited amount will be sold on Feb. 13 in the lobby of Carver Hall. More».

For more information, contact Allison Little or Leslie Lohr at alittle1@iastate.edu; laloehr@iastate.edu.


Feb. 10
Teen Dating Violence Awareness Event hosted by Parenting: It's a Life: 5-7 p.m., Skate North Incrediroll, 5621 Meredith Dr., Des Moines - Parenting: It's a Life will host its second annual Teen Dating Violence Awareness Event from 5 to 7 p.m. Feb. 10 at Skate North. At the event, participants will take part in a relationship simulation, learn about mindful dating, have fun skating on the rink, meet Miss Iowa Teen USA Bella Russell, and much more. The event will feature a selfie station, pizza and soda, interactive activities, and free T-shirts to the first 100 teens. Join us to raise awareness for teen dating violence at Skate North. The event is free and open to the public. Parenting: It's a Life is a partnership between Iowa State University, the Iowa Department of Human Services Child Support Recovery Unit, and the Office of the Iowa Attorney General. More».

For more information, contact Jo Ann Lee in human development and family studies at 515-294-9061 or jllee@iastate.edu.


Feb. 8
Opening event for Queer Fashion and Style: Stories from the Heartland: 5-8 p.m., 1015 Morrill Hall - An opening reception for "Queer Fashion and Style: Stories from the Heartland" at the Textiles and Clothing Museum will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 8 in 1015 Morrill Hall. A lecture by co-curators Kelly Reddy-Best and graduate student Dana Goodin will be held from 5:45 to 6:15 p.m. The exhibit will open Feb. 1 and run through April 14. It will share the experiences of 11 Midwest LGBTQ+ women, ages 30 to 50, who agreed to share their stories about what they wear and how they wear it. The exhibit will include about 95 articles of clothing, shoes, accessories, and photos, along with video clips of Reddy-Best's interviews with the women. More».

For more information, contact Kelly Reddy-Best in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-9919 or klrb@iastate.edu.


Feb. 7
Spring 2018 Career Fairs: noon -6 p.m., Scheman Building, Hilton Coliseum - All Iowa State students are encouraged to attend the People to People Career Fair and the Business, Industry, and Technology Career Fair on Feb. 7, 2018. The People to People Career Fair will take place from 12 - 5 p.m. in the Scheman Building, and the Business, Industry, and Technology Career Fair will take place from 12 - 6 p.m. 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.


7-session Researcher Guidebook Webinar Series by University-Industry Demonstration Partnership kicks off: noon -1:15 p.m., 1805 Collaboration Place - Seven free one-hour webinars for researchers and contract negotiators are designed to give you a competitive edge and provide you with insight to better navigate expectations when industry and university researchers collaborate. The webinars are presented by the University-Industry Demonstration Partnership and hosted by the Office of Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer. Attend one or more sessions, but RSVP to pduncan@iastate.edu at least one week in advance. Each session runs from noon to 1:15 p.m. at 1805 Collaboration Place in Ames, except on February 21, when it will be held in Room 6115 of Building 6 at the Research Park. More».

For more information, contact Patsy Duncan at Iowa State University at 515-294-4740 or pduncan@iastate.edu.


Feb. 6
Kinesiology and Health Club meeting: 6:30-7:30 p.m., 0279 Forker Building - The Kinesiology and Health Club will hold its next meeting at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 6 in 279 Forker. A representative of admissions from the University of Iowa will be here to talk about their physical therapy, physician assistant, and medical degree programs. There will be lots of information and we will have time for questions at the end.

For more information, contact Mallory Majors in kinesiology at mmajors@iastate.edu.


Feb. 5
CHS Career Services: Make the most of your career fair experience: 11:15 a.m.-noon, 0331 Palmer Building - In this workshop, College of Human Sciences Career Services will help students prepare for upcoming career fairs. Students will learn what to bring and how to communicate with employers to make a positive, lasting impression and to get the most out of their career fair experience. If students are unable to attend this session, one later session will cover the same topics from 4:15 to 5 p.m. on Feb. 28 in 1009 Lebaron Hall. More».

For more information, contact College of Human Sciences Career Services at 515-294-0626 or hscareers@iastate.edu.


Feb. 3
Collegiately Creative Personal Branding Conference: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 0308 Elings Hall - The Event Management Club will on Saturday, Feb. 3 hold the second annual Collegiately Creative conference exclusively planned by college students for college students. The conference will be a day full of inspiration, encouragement, and motivation. This year's theme is personal branding and making your mark on the professional world. The conference will feature three speakers: Cara Kirsch, vice president of the Silverstone Group; Nate Rippke, co-owner of the graphic design and web development firm Rippke Design; and Alison Doyle, founder and CEO of CareerToolBelt.com. Conference registration is $20 and includes breakfast, a swag bag of free goodies, a Collegiately Creative T-Shirt, and a Jimmy John's boxed lunch. This event is the Event Management Club's annual signature event. Watch for updates on the Collegiately Creative website for information on this year's speakers, sponsors, and committee members. More».

For more information, contact Rita McClain in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-4494 or rmcclain@iastate.edu.


Feb. 2-4
Orchesis I Dance Company's Barjchť: On Common Ground: 7:30-2 p.m., Fisher Theater - Orchesis I Dance Company's annual dance show, Barjch√©, showcases modern dance and student, faculty, and guest choreographers. This year's show, On Common Ground, explores concepts of community and humanity, and includes choreography from Orchesis I members, Ken James, artistic director Cynthia Adams, and guest artist Deborah Slater. Orchesis I was established in 1926 as Iowa State's first dance group. Two evening shows will take place at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 2 and 3, and one afternoon show will take place at 2 p.m. on Feb. 4. Tickets are $10 for students and $12 for the general public. Tickets are available at the door or online at ticketmaster.com. More».

For more information, contact Cynthia Adams in kinesiology at 515-294-2888 or cadams@iastate.edu.


Feb. 2
CHS Diversity and Equity Committee brown bag: Civility and political correctness: noon -1 p.m., 0331 Palmer Building - College of Human Sciences students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend the CHS Diversity and Equity Committee's brown bag series for spring 2018. The first session will focus on civility and political correctness. It be held from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2 in 0331 Palmer and will be facilitated by Reginald Stewart, Iowa State's vice president of diversity and inclusion. A snack will be provided. More».

For more information, contact Eulanda Sanders, equity adviser at 515-294-7857 or sanderse@iastate.edu.


Feb. 1
CHS Career Services: Resume ready - beyond the basics: 4:15-5 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - College of Human Sciences Career Services will host this resume workshop to help students learn how to showcase their strengths and experiences in a resume. If students are unable to attend this workshop, one later workshop will cover the same topics from 1:10 to 2 p.m. on Feb. 28 in 2020 Agronomy Hall. More».

For more information, contact College of Human Sciences Career Services at 515-294-0626 or hscareers@iastate.edu.


Queer Fashion and Style: Stories from the Heartland Exhibit: 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Textiles and Clothing Museum, 1015 Morrill Hall, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011 - The Iowa State University Textiles and Clothing Museum will feature an exhibit entitled, "Queer Fashion and Style: Stories from the Heartland." The groundbreaking exhibit co-curated by Kelly Reddy-Best, Dana Goodin, and Eulanda Sanders will open Feb. 1 and run through April 14. It will share the experiences of 11 Midwest LGBTQ+ women, ages 30 to 50, who agreed to share their stories about what they wear and how they wear it. The exhibit will include about 95 articles of clothing, shoes, accessories, and photos, along with video clips of Reddy-Best's interviews with the women. An opening reception will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 8 with a lecture by Reddy-Best and Goodin from 5:45 to 6:15 p.m. More».

For more information, contact Kelly Reddy-Best in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-9919 or klrb@iastate.edu.


Jan. 31
Recommended deadline for contacting research dean to plan for NSF Early Career Development Program award application: 4-5 p.m., 0nline - The National Science Foundation's Early Career Development Program offers a prestigious 5-year awards for early career investigators. Although the submission deadline is in July, now is the time to begin planning a submission. If you think you will submit an NSF Career proposal in 2018, contact Brenda Lohman or Sarah Carlson by January 31 to develop a plan for proposal development and support. The NSF directorates for Education and Human Resources and Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences have program areas that intersect with Human Sciences fields. STEM education and increasing accessibility in STEM fields are also topics that NSF funds. More».

For more information, contact Brenda Lohman in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-7804 or blohman@iastate.edu.


CHS Career Services: Resume 101 workshop: 3:15-4:15 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - This is the second of two resume workshops offered by College of Human Sciences Career Services. During this workshop, students will work with staff in career services to cover the do's and don'ts of resumes and learn tips to help resumes stand out from the competition. In this hands-on workshop, students will learn how to get started and how to include information that hiring managers or graduate schools will want to see. More».

For more information, contact College of Human Sciences Career Services at 515-294-0626 or hscareers@iastate.edu.


HDFS Graduate Student Network presents: Documentary "Night": 3-5 p.m., 2019 Morrill Hall - The HDFS Graduate Student Network (GSN) presents a Documentary "Night" this Wednesday. The event will feature the movie, "Resilience: The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope." The new documentary delves into the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and a new movement to treat and prevent toxic stress. Popcorn and refreshments will be provided. The movie will be followed by a panel discussion. More».

For more information, contact Erin Neill, president of the HDFS Graduate Student Network at 515-294-6316 or elneill@iastate.edu.


Jan. 30
Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club meeting: 5:15 p.m., 301 MacKay Hall - The Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club is a professional development club promoting family and consumer sciences education. The club is involved in community service, leadership, and activities within the College of Human Sciences.

For more information, contact Emily Bormann in human development and family studies at ebormann@iastate.edu.


CHS Career Services: Make the most of your career fair experience: 4:15-5 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - In this workshop, College of Human Sciences Career Services will help students prepare for upcoming career fairs. Students will learn what to bring and how to communicate with employers to make a positive, lasting impression and to get the most out of their career fair experience. If students are unable to attend this session, two subsequent sessions will cover the same topics from 11:15 a.m. to noon on Feb. 5 in 0331 Palmer Building, and from 4:15 to 5 p.m. on Feb. 28 in 1009 Lebaron Hall. More».

For more information, contact College of Human Sciences Career Services at 515-294-0626 or hscareers@iastate.edu.


CHS Career Services: Resume ready — beyond the basics: 11:15 a.m.-noon, 0331 Palmer Building - College of Human Sciences Career Services will host this resume workshop to help students learn how to showcase their strengths and experiences in a resume. If students are unable to attend this workshop, two workshops will cover the same topics on later dates. These workshops will take place from 4:15 to 5 p.m. on Feb. 1 in 1009 Lebaron Hall, and from 1:10 to 2 p.m. on Feb. 28 in 2020 Agronomy Hall. More».

For more information, contact College of Human Sciences Career Services at 515-294-0626 or hscareers@iastate.edu.


Jan. 29
MLK Jr. Legacy Series Lecture: "Race and Justice in America": 8-9 p.m., Durham Great Hall, Memorial Union - Bryan Stevenson, founder and Executive Director of the Equal Justice Initiative, has won national acclaim for his work challenging bias against the poor and people of color in the criminal justice system. Stevenson will speak about EJI's Lynching in America Project and the need to confront the history of racial terror in this country. The College of Human Sciences is serving as a co-sponsor of the event. More».

For more information, contact Pat Miller, Lectures Program manager at Iowa State University at 515-294-9935 or pamiller@iastate.edu.


Jan. 25
CHS Career Services: Resume 101 workshop: 3:15-3:45 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Career Services will offer two resume workshops during spring 2018 to help students start, create, or finish their resumes. During the workshops, students will work with staff in career services to cover the do's and don'ts of resumes and learn tips to help resumes stand out from the competition. In this hands-on workshop, students will learn how to get started and how to include information that hiring managers or graduate schools will want to see. If students are unable to attend this workshop, a second workshop covering the same topics will take place from 3:15 to 3:45 p.m. on Jan. 31, 2018, at 1009 Lebaron Hall. More».

For more information, contact College of Human Sciences Career Services at 515-294-0626 or hscareers@iastate.edu.


Reopening of Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom: 11:50 a.m.-12:50 p.m., Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom, 0023 MacKay Hall - The Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom reopens Thursday, Jan. 25 for the spring 2018 semester. Lunch will be served Tuesday through Friday from 11:50 a.m. to 12:50 p.m. Dinner will be served from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays, also beginning Jan. 25. The cost of each meal is $7. Reservations must be made by calling 515-294-3330. An online reservation system is expected to be coming soon. The tearoom is a restaurant/classroom teaching operation within Iowa State University's world-renowned hospitality management program. The Quantity Food Production and Service Management Experience class operates the tearoom with meal service provided for faculty, staff, students, and visitors. Students take responsibility for planning, preparing, and serving the meal, which is made up of an entr√©e, salad/vegetable, bread, dessert, and a beverage. The tearoom is a non-profit with approximately 100-seat learning laboratory. Menus are available online. More».

For more information, contact the Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-3330.


Jan. 24
Hilton Chair Lecture: "Disruptive Technology": 4-5 p.m., 2432 Food Sciences Building - Claire Brown and Joe Fassler of New Food Economy will present a lecture on disruptive technology. This lecture will help set the stage for the Disruptive Technologies series by describing how "disruptive" technologies are changing the way people shop for groceries - everything from the types of food sold to labeling trends and food distribution systems. Also, find out what has the potential to radically shift current food system paradigms. More».

For more information, contact Byron Brehm-Stecher or Kate Gilbert in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4210 or 515-294-1673 or byron@iastate.edu; kgilbert@iastate.edu.


Registration Deadline: P2P and BIT career fair ambassadors: online - The People to People and Business, Industry, and Technology career fairs are seeking students to serve as ambassadors at the fairs on Feb. 7 and at interview day on Feb. 8. These volunteer opportunities offer students a chance to build their resume, connect with employers, and help make the career fairs a success. Students may register in CyHire at www.cyhire.iastate.edu/students under "Attend Events." A training session prior to the fairs and two-hour time commitment on the day of the fairs or interview day are required. More».

For more information, contact Human Sciences Career Services at 515-294-0626 or hscareers@iastate.edu.


Jan. 23
Orchesis II Dance Company auditions: 7-8:30 p.m., 0196 Forker Building - Orchesis II is a dance group open to everyone, regardless of skill level or experience. Everyone who auditions will be placed in a dance for the Orchesis II show, scheduled for April. Comfortable, movement-friendly clothing is recommended for those auditioning. More».

For more information, contact Michaela Minock at 708-203-8298 or m3minock@iastate.edu.


Jan. 19
ISU 4U Promise mini-conference: 8:30 a.m.-noon, Memorial Union, Gallery - The third annual ISU 4U Promise mini-conference will show participants how this unique university initiative is growing, and will provide an update about new and ongoing projects. A light breakfast and time for networking will be provided. More».

For more information, contact Shari Miller, program coordinator for ISU 4U Promise in the School of Education at 515-294-4144 or isu4u@iastate.edu.


Jan. 2
Margaret Van Ginkel retirement celebration: 3-6 p.m., ISU Extension and Outreach office, 10861 Douglas Ave., Urbandale, IA 50322 - Margaret Van Ginkel, a human sciences specialist in family finance and hotlines coordinator, will retire Jan. 3. A celebration will be held in her honor, 3 to 6 p.m. Jan. 2 in the Urbandale office of ISU Extension and Outreach. Van Ginkel has been a leader in ISU Extension and Outreach for more than 40 years. She began her tenure in 1975 as a home economist and became the hotlines coordinator in 1989. In this role, she coordinates a call center in Urbandale that answers questions 24/7 via four unique hotlines including Iowa Concern, Healthy Families, Teen Line, and 211. The call center receives more than 23,000 calls a year. Van Ginkel was honored in the 2017 Women Impacting ISU calendar for making a difference at Iowa State. More».

For more information, contact Tammy Jacobs in Human Sciences Extension and Outreach at 515-727-0656 or trjacobs@iastate.edu.


2017
Dec. 16
Iowa State University Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony: 1:30 p.m., Hilton Coliseum - The University Commencement Ceremony for undergraduate students will take place at 1: 30 p.m. on Dec. 16 at Hilton Coliseum. Tickets are not required for admission to the ceremony. Specific details regarding commencement will be emailed to all students one month before graduation. More».

For more information, contact ISU Graduation Office at 515-294-9372 or graduation@iastate.edu.


Dec. 15
Iowa State University Graduate Commencement Ceremony: 7 p.m., Hilton Coliseum - The University Commencement Ceremony for graduate students will take place at 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 15 at Hilton Coliseum. An application for graduation should be submitted only if all academic requirements will be completed in the term specified on the application. The graduation application is not an application to participate in the commencement ceremony. More».

For more information, contact ISU Graduation Office at 515-294-9372 or graduation@iastate.edu.


College of Human Sciences Undergraduate Convocation: 2 p.m., C.Y. Stephens Auditorium - The Fall 2017 College of Human Sciences convocation will begin at 2 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 15 at C.Y. Stephens Auditorium. The College of Human Sciences convocation is meant to give special recognition to graduating undergraduate students within the college, and is a separate event from the official Iowa State University commencement ceremony. The event will last approximately one hour, and will include comments from the Dean of the College and a student speaker, as well as individual recognition of each graduating student in attendance. Students should plan to arrive at C.Y. Stephens Auditorium by 12: 45 p.m. 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.


Dec. 12
Holiday reception for College of Human Sciences faculty and staff: 3:30-4:30 p.m., Sun Room, Memorial Union - All members of the College of Human Sciences faculty and staff are invited to join their colleagues in celebrating the holiday season and the end of another successful semester. Dean Laura Jolly will deliver brief remarks at 3:45 p.m. Bring along your business card to enter for prizes. More».

For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in administration at 515-294-5380 or theresab@iastate.edu.


Dec. 8
Retirement party for Suzanne Hendrich: 3-5 p.m., Campanile Room, Memorial Union - Suzanne Hendrich, university professor in food science and human nutrition, will celebrate her retirement from Iowa State University on Dec. 8, 2017. A brief program will take place at 4 p.m. All who know Hendrich are welcome to attend. More».

For more information, contact Whitney Sager in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


ISU Signature Ice Cream Contest winner announcement: 11:30 a.m.-noon, Friley Windows Dining Center, Friley Hall - Hosted by the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, the ISU Signature Ice Cream Contest will announce its first, second, and third place winners during a brief ceremony at 11:30 a.m. on Dec. 8 in the Friley Windows dining center. The top three finalists in the contest are "Cardinal Tracks," "Cyscream," and "Ice Cream of the 'Day.'" More».

For more information, contact Whitney Sager in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


Dec. 5
ExCYting Readers family fun event: 6-7:30 p.m., Lagomarcino Hall - Families are invited to a free event on campus that's all about books and reading. There will be a variety of fun activities for kids. The event is presented by the Learning Circle - the Ames Public Library, Ames Community School District, and Iowa State University. More».

For more information, contact Jerri Heid with the Ames Public Library or Linda Lind in the School of Education at 515-239-5643 or 515-294-2657 or jheid@amespubliclibrary.org or lslind@iastate.edu.


Dec. 1
Retirement celebration for Sharon Wirth: 2-4 p.m., Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom, 0023 MacKay Hall - Please join us in celebrating the retirement of Sharon Wirth, teaching lab coordinator in apparel, events, and hospitality management. All are welcome to attend. There will be no formal presentation, so just come and wish Sharon well.

For more information, contact Victoria Van Voorhis in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-7474 or vvanv@iastate.edu.


Nov. 30
Breaking the Silence: Suicide Awareness and Action (Campus Conversation V): 3:30-5:30 p.m., 198 Parks Library - Join a campuswide conversation about suicide awareness and how to take action in the community. The event includes a presentation and small group discussions, facilitated through an alliance with Iowa State University's diversity and inclusion office, student counseling services, police, student wellness, and library. More».

For more information, contact any staff member at 515-294-7612 or eoffice@iastate.edu.


Nov. 29
ExerCYse is Medicine club meeting: 7-8:30 p.m., 0101 Carver Hall - Jacob Meyer, the newest exercise psychologist in the Department of Kinesiology, to come speak about the effects of physical activity on mental health. All are welcome to attend. The purpose of the ExerCYse is Medicine club is to encourage regular physical activity and understanding of its health benefits in and around the campus and Ames community. ExerCYse is Medicine is committed to the belief that physical activity is an integral component to the prevention and treatment of disease and should be a part of medical care. This club is directly affiliated with the Iowa State University Department of Kinesiology and the American College of Sports Medicine. More».

For more information, contact Ryan True in kinesiology at ryantrue@iastate.edu.


Retirement party for Carol Cordell: 2-4 p.m., 0213 Forker Building - Carol Cordell, an academic adviser in the Department of Kinesiology, will celebrate her retirement from Iowa State University on Nov. 29. A short program will begin at 3 p.m. All are welcome to attend. More».

For more information, contact DeAnn Pitman in kinesiology at 515-294-7548 or dpitman@iastate.edu.


Nov. 28
Pre-Medical Club meeting: 7 p.m., 0003 Physics Hall - The Pre-Medical Club's final meeting of the semester will be a viewing party of either Grey's Anatomy or Scrubs. Pizza will be available. More».

For more information, contact Benjamin Dralle at btdralle@iastate.edu.


Kinesiology and Health Club meeting: 6:30-7:30 p.m., 0279 Forker Hall - At Kinesiology and Health Club's last meeting of the semester, a representative from Des Moines University will speak about graduate school admissions for those seeking physical therapy, physician assistant, and medical degrees, as well as masters degrees in anatomy, public health, healthcare administration, and biomedical sciences. The purpose of Kinesiology and Health Club is to facilitate meetings and activities that relate to wellness and health, as well as give a clear idea of what kinesiology majors can accomplish. More».

For more information, contact Mallory Majors at mmajors@iastate.edu.


Camp Adventure 2018 internship information session: 6-8 p.m., Memorial Union Campanile Room - Camp Adventure will host an information session for those looking for an internship and the opportunity to work with children and travel during summer 2018. Camp Adventure partners with military bases around the world to provide summer camps for the children on the military bases. There are programs for child development centers for children ages 1 to 5 years old, youth centers for children 6 to 12 years old, and teen camps for children 13 to 18 years old. The Camp Adventure program provides a wide array of opportunities to serve children and youth; develop new knowledge, skills, and competencies; and be a part of a worthwhile endeavor. More».

For more information, contact Rebecca Mixan at 406-459-6790 or rmixan@iastate.edu.


Culinary Science Club Meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 0200 MacKay Hall - This week's meeting will include an array of soups to sample as the weather gets colder and the semester draws to a close. All majors are welcome to attend. More».

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


Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club meeting: 5:15-6 p.m., 0301 MacKay Hall - Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club is a professional development club promoting family and consumer sciences education. The club is involved in community service, leadership, and activities within the College of Human Sciences.

For more information, contact Lauren Lago in human development and family studies at 712-209-2951 or lalago@iastate.edu.


Free CPR training for faculty and staff: 3:10-5 p.m., 0108 Forker Building - Learn or refresh your skills in cardiopulmonary resuscitation in a short course offered at no cost to faculty and staff in the College of Human Sciences. Taught by Jennifer Spry-Knutson's kinesiology and health class, the course runs from 3:10 to 5 p.m. in 0181 Forker Building. Space is limited to 10 participants. To participate, RSVP to Jenn Plagman-Galvin by Wednesday, November 22.

For more information, contact Jenn Plagman-Galvin in administration at 515-29-1410 or jpgalvin@iastate.edu.


Nov. 20-22
One-hour Canvas course building webinar offered three times: 3 p.m.-noon, online - The Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT) is offering a 60-minute webinar that will walk participants through the process of building a simple course in Canvas, and direct participants to the extensive Canvas online resources, webinars, self-paced tutorials, and 24/7 Canvas support available. This webinar will be repeated three times, Monday-Wednesday, Nov. 20-22. Follow the MORE link for registration details and instructions for logging in through Zoom. More».

For more information, contact Karla Embleton in administration at 515-294-9198 or embleton@iastate.edu.


Nov. 15
Fine Dining Dinner: Julia Child Favorites: 6:30-8 p.m., Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom, 0023 MacKay Hall - Join hospitality and event management students as they prepare a unique meal for the guests of the Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom. The third and final Fine Dining Dinner this fall, "Julia Child Favorites," will be held Nov. 15. The Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom is located at 0023 MacKay Hall. Doors will open at 6:15 p.m. and the first course will be served at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $35 with wine and beer, or $30 without. Reservations must be made in advance with Lindsay Miller, lfmiller@iastate.edu. Please let us know of any dietary restrictions you may have when making reservations. Payment methods accepted are cash, check, credit, debit, or ISU card (no meal plans). More».

For more information, contact Lindsay Miller in apparel, events, and hospitality management at lfmiller@iastate.edu.


Nov. 14
Culinary Science Club meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 0200 MacKay Hall - Anne Seely, a graduate student in food science and human nutrition, will demonstrate how to make a perfect pastry during this week's meeting. Club members are encouraged to bring their own dessert pie to share with other club members. All majors are welcome to attend. More».

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


Nov. 12
Orchesis II Fall 2017 showcase - Footfalls: 3-5 p.m., 0196 Forker Hall - Orchesis II, a dance company open to anyone regardless of skill level or experience, will perform its fall 2017 showcase "Footfalls" at 3 and 5:30 p.m. on Nov. 12. The show, which is produced, choreographed, and performed by students in the club, costs $3 for students and $5 for the general public to attend. Tickets are available at the door. More».

For more information, contact Michaela Minock at 708-203-8298 or m3minock@iastate.edu.


Nov. 10
CHS Diversity and Equity Committee brown bag series: Film and discussion on race and diversity issues on campus: noon -1 p.m., 0331 Palmer - College of Human Sciences students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend the CHS Diversity and Equity Committee's third brown bag session for fall 2017, "Film and discussion on race and diversity issues on campus." Watch the documentary, "If these halls could talk," about 11 college students of color and their experiences on campus. Following the film, participants will reflect and discuss diversity issues in the classroom and ways to move forward. The session will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10 in 0331 Palmer and will include snacks. More».

For more information, contact Linda Hagedorn in administration at 515-294-5746 or lindah@iastate.edu.


Nov. 8
Study abroad information night for food science and human nutrition: 5:30-6:30 p.m., 0119 MacKay Hall - Learn more about study abroad opportunities for students in the food science and human nutrition department. Jointly hosted by CHS International Programs and CALS Global Programs, upcoming summer programs will be discussed along with scholarship information. More».

For more information, contact Nicole Humphrey International Programs at 515-294-1010 or nicoleh@iastate.edu.


Nov. 7
Pre-Medical Club meeting: 7 p.m., 2234 Bessey Hall - During this week's Pre-Medical Club meeting, A representative from Student Counseling Services will give an introduction to their biofeedback services and talk about stress management. All are welcome to attend. More».

For more information, contact Benjamin Dralle at btdralle@iastate.edu.


Kinesiology and Health Club meeting: 6:30-7:30 p.m., 0279 Forker Hall - Kinesiology and Health Club's meeting will feature a presentation from a physical therapist from ChildServe, an Ames rehabilitation center that serves children with developmental delays, disabilities, acquired injuries, and other special healthcare needs. A presentation from Be The Match, operated by the National Marrow Donor Program, will also take place. an The purpose of Kinesiology and Health Club is to facilitate meetings and activities that relate to wellness and health, as well as give a clear idea of what kinesiology majors can accomplish. More».

For more information, contact Mallory Majors at mmajors@iastate.edu.


Study abroad information night for human development and family studies, School of Education: 5:30-6:30 p.m., 1520 Lagomarcino Hall - Learn more about study abroad opportunities for students in human development and family students and in the School of Education. Faculty leading related summer programs will be there to discuss their programs in Chile, Denmark, and the Netherlands. CHS International Programs will talk about scholarship and application information. More».

For more information, contact Nicole Humphrey International Programs at 515-294-1010 or nicoleh@iastate.edu.


Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club meeting: 5:15-6 p.m., 0301 MacKay Hall - Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club is a professional development club promoting family and consumer sciences education. The club is involved in community service, leadership, and activities within the College of Human Sciences. More».

For more information, contact Lauren Lago in human development and family studies at 712-209-2951 or lalago@iastate.edu.


Nov. 4
Pump and Run 3K: 8:30-11:30 a.m., Iowa State University campus - The Ladies in Fitness Training Club will host a Pump and Run 3K on Nov. 4 on campus. Participants will bench press a predetermined amount of weight for as many reps as possible, followed by a three kilometer run or walk around campus. Early registration for the Pump and Run guarantees participants a T-Shirt. Early registration costs $20 and lasts until Oct. 13. After Oct. 13, registration will cost $25. All participants without an ISU ID will be charged an additional $6 on the day of the event for a daily pass to use at the recreation facilities. All participants must be 18 years or older. More».

For more information, contact Amy Kurr at lift@iastate.edu.


Nov. 3
Alumni tailgate lunch: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., State Capitol Building, G15 Legislative Dining Room, 1007 East Grand Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa, 50319 - Alumni from the College of Human Sciences are invited to attend a tailgate lunch at the State Capitol Building in Des Moines hosted by Marcus Johnson-Miller, a bureau chief with the Iowa Department of Public Health. If attending, RSVP by Oct. 30 to chsalum@iastate.edu or 515-294-2820. More¬Ľ. More».

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


Nov. 1
Fine Dining Dinner — College Classics, Reinvented: 6:30-8 p.m., Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom, 0023 MacKay Hall - Join hospitality and event management students as they prepare a unique meal for the guests of the Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom. The second Fine Dining Dinner this fall, "College Classics, Reinvented," will be held Nov. 1. A third and final Fine Dining Dinner will be held Nov. 15. The Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom is located at 0023 MacKay Hall. Doors will open at 6:15 p.m. and the first course will be served at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $35 with wine and beer, or $30 without. Reservations must be made in advance with Brianna Namuth, bjnamuth@iastate.edu. Please let us know of any dietary restrictions you may have when making reservations. Payment methods accepted are cash, check, credit, debit, or ISU card (no meal plans). More».

For more information, contact Brianna Namuth in apparel, events, and hospitality management at bjnamuth@iastate.edu.


ISU Leaders in Education and Diversity meeting: 6:30-8 p.m., Ames Community School District Office, 2005 24th St., Ames, IA, 50010 - ISU Leaders in Education and Diversity, or ILEAD, will host a meeting with members of the Ames Board of Education at the Ames Community School District Office. ILEAD focuses on networking within the education field to provide members with professional development opportunities and professional relationships. This organization is focused on teacher preparedness and addressing challenging issues in today's classrooms. More».

For more information, contact Laura Garcia in the School of Education at 515-451-4518 or lfgarcia@iastate.edu.


ExerCYse is Medicine club meeting: 5-6 p.m., 0278 Forker Hall - The purpose of the ExerCYse is Medicine club is to encourage regular physical activity and understanding of its health benefits in and around the campus and Ames community. ExerCYse is Medicine is committed to the belief that physical activity is an integral component to the prevention and treatment of disease and should be a part of medical care. This club is directly affiliated with the Iowa State University Department of Kinesiology and the American College of Sports Medicine. More».

For more information, contact Katy Southard at kjsouth@iastate.edu.


Oct. 31
Pre-Medical Club meeting: 7 p.m., 1312 Hoover Hall - This week's Pre-Medical Club meeting will include a Google Hangout session with students from the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine. The students will share their experiences with medical school and any advice they have for underclassmen. More».

For more information, contact Benjamin Dralle at btdralle@iastate.edu.


Oct. 30
Food Evolution: documentary and discussion: 7 p.m., Durham Great Hall, Memorial Union - Food Evolution is a documentary film that wrestles with the emotions and the evidence driving one of the most heated arguments of our time: GMOs and food. Traveling from Hawaiian papaya groves, to banana farms in Uganda to the cornfields of Iowa, the film looks at the polarized debate on GMOs and the fear, distrust, and confusion surrounding the topic. Narrated by Neil deGrasse Tyson, the film enlists experts and icons including Mark Lynas, Alison Van Eenennaam, Jeffrey Smith, Andrew Kimbrell, Vandana Shiva, Robert Fraley, Marion Nestle, and Bill Nye, as well as farmers and scientists from around the world, in an effort to separate the hype from the science and unravel the debate around food. More».

For more information, contact Lectures program at 515-294-9934.


Oct. 27
CHS Diversity and Equity Committee brown bag series: LGBTQIA+ Basics: noon -1 p.m., 0331 Palmer Hall - College of Human Sciences students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend the CHS Diversity and Equity Committee's second brown bag session for fall 2017, "LGBTQIA+ Basics." Come learn what LGBTQIA+ means and how to use gender neutral pronouns in the classroom and with colleagues. The session will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27 in 331 Palmer and will include snacks. More».

For more information, contact Linda Hagedorn in administration at 515-294-5746 or lindah@iastate.edu.


School of Education reception for alumni honorees Jerlando Jackson, Cristóbal Salinas, David Walker: 10-11 a.m., Lagomarcino Hall Atrium - The School of Education invites you to a reception in honor of alumni awardees Jerlando Jackson (Ph.D., '00), Cristóbal Salinas (M.Ed., '12, Ph.D. '15), and David Walker (Ph.D. '98). More».

For more information, contact Toni Jackson-Lampley in the School of Education at 5-152948175 or tonil@iastate.edu.


Oct. 26
International Students and Scholars Office question and answer booth: 1-3 p.m., LeBaron Hall lobby - The International Students and Scholars Office will set up a question-and-answer table in the lobby of LeBaron Hall to answer questions about immigration regulations, academic concerns, changing majors, employment, social and cultural issues, enrollment, graduating, and more. Students who stop by the table between 1 and 3 p.m. will have the opportunity to enter to win a $5 Starbucks gift card. Students who are not able to attend this session are invited to attend additional sessions at other locations around campus. This event is sponsored by the International Students and Scholars Office. More».

For more information, contact Armine Ghalachyan at 515-294-1120 or armineg@iastate.edu.


Dean's Advisory Council semiannual meeting: 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Reiman Gardens - The College of Human Sciences Dean's Advisory Council supports the teaching, research, extension and outreach missions of the college. Start and end times are approximate. More».

For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-5380 or theresab@iastate.edu.


Oct. 25
Pre-Medical Club meeting: 7 p.m., 3157 Pearson Hall - This week's club meeting will feature a panel of pre-medical upperclassmen as they discuss their experiences at Iowa State. More».

For more information, contact Benjamin Dralle at btdralle@iastate.edu.


Fine Dining Dinner: Ciao ISU - Taste of Italy: 6:30-8 p.m., Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom, 0023 MacKay Hall - Join hospitality and event management students as they prepare a unique meal for the guests of the Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom. The first Fine Dining Dinner this fall, "Ciao ISU - Taste of Italy," will be held Oct. 25. Two additional Fine Dining Dinners will be held Nov. 1 and 15. The Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom is located at 0023 MacKay Hall. Doors will open at 6:15 p.m. and the first course will be served at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $35 with wine and beer, or $30 without. Reservations must be made in advance with Matt Ocheltree, maocheltree@gmail.com. Please let us know of any dietary restrictions you may have when making reservations. Payment methods accepted are cash, check, credit, debit, or ISU card (no meal plans). More».

For more information, contact Matt Ocheltree in apparel, events, and hospitality management at maocheltree@gmail.com.


Study abroad information night for event and hospitality management: 5:30-6:30 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Learn about study abroad opportunities for event management and hospitality management students. Faculty will be there to discuss their programs, including a new summer program to Prague and the winter break program to the United Arab Emirates. CHS International Programs will also be there to present some semester options along with scholarship information. More».

For more information, contact Nicole Humphrey International Programs at 515-294-1010 or nicoleh@iastate.edu.


"What's Next? Job and Internship Search Strategies" Career Services program: 4:10-5 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - The College of Human Sciences Career Services office will host "What's Next? Job and Internship Search Strategies" as a follow-up program to the career fairs. Now that most career fairs have already taken place, CHS Career Services invites students to attend this session to learn techniques and strategies for successful job and internship searching. More».

For more information, contact the CHS Career Services office at 515-294-0626 or hscareers@iastate.edu.


Oct. 24
Culinary Science Club meeting: 5:45-7 p.m., 0200 MacKay Hall - Club members are encouraged to bring their favorite tailgating foods to share with other club members to get in to the game day spirit as homecoming approaches. All majors are welcome to attend. More».

For more information, contact Erica Beirman in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-4361 or ebeirman@iastate.edu.


Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club meeting: 5:15-6 p.m., 0301 MacKay Hall - Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Studies Club is a professional development club promoting family and consumer sciences education. The club is involved in community service, leadership, and activities within the College of Human Sciences. More».

For more information, contact Lauren Lago in human development and family studies at 712-209-2951 or lalago@iastate.edu.


Oct. 23-24
Critical Sensory Evaluation of Wines workshop: 6-9 p.m., 1951 Food Sciences Building - Hosted by the Midwest Grape and Wine Industry Institute, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, and the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, the Critical Sensory Evaluation of Wines workshop will teach participants a variety of skills in wine evaluation to become proficient in tasting wines critically. On Oct. 23, check-in will start at 5:45 p.m. Then, from 6 to 9 p.m., topics discussed will include components in wine, aroma descriptors, and varietal recognition. On the second day of the workshop, which will take place on Oct. 24 from 6 to 9 p.m., topics will include wine faults and aromas, wine scoring methods, and more. Pre-registration costs $50 and must be done by Oct. 17 to attend. More».

For more information, contact Whitney Sager in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-9166 or wjsager@iastate.edu.


Oct. 20-22
Cyclone Family Weekend 2017: 1-1 p.m., Iowa State University - Cyclone Family Weekend is the premiere event for families of Iowa State University students. CFW celebrates the cyclone family through events and activities spanning one weekend in the fall. The Cyclone Family Weekend committee plans and promotes this event and chooses the Family of the Year. More».

For more information, contact Scott Fisk at cfw@iastate.edu.


Oct. 20
Alumni tailgate breakfast: 7:30-9:30 a.m., Hy-Vee Club Room, Mills Civic Parkway, 555 South 51st Street, West Des Moines, Iowa, 50265 - Alumni from the College of Human Sciences are invited to attend a tailgate breakfast at the Hy-Vee Club Room in West Des Moines, hosted by Hy-Vee dietitians Katie Lashier and Julie Gieseman. If attending, RSVP by Oct. 16 to chsalum@iastate.edu or 515-294-2820. More».

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


Oct. 19
Pease Family Scholar: Can You Be Born a Couch Potato? The Genetics of Physical Activity: 7 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - The Department of Kinesiology, Pease Family Scholar-in-Residence and Scholarship, and ISU Committee on Lectures is cosponsoring a lecture by J. Timothy Lightfoot, who directs the Huffines Institute for Sports Medicine and Human Performances at Texas A&M University and is currently the Omar Smith Endowed Professor of Kinesiology at Texas A&M. Lightfoot's lab has a unique interest in the physiological responses of athletes in non-traditional venues such as auto racing and in musicians. His research has been featured in numerous general media outlets including the Los Angeles Times, Time.com, National Public Radio, and NBC's Today Show. He began his career as a research consultant at NASA's Biomedical Laboratory and has been on the faculty at Florida Atlantic University and the University of North Carolina Charlotte. More».

For more information, contact Lectures program at 515-294-9934.


Oct. 18
Pre-Medical Club meeting: 7 p.m., 0003 Physics Hall - At this week's Pre-Medical Club meeting, physician Laura Moeller from Thielen Student Health Center will be a guest speaker. More».

For more information, contact Benjamin Dralle at btdralle@iastate.edu.


To Write Love on Her Arms general meeting: 7-8 p.m., 0108 Curtiss Hall - To Write Love On Her Arms is a nonprofit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide. TWLOHA exists to encourage, inform, and inspire, as well as to invest directly in treatment and recovery. During the Iowa State chapter meeting of TWLOHA, club members will be crafting for Domestic Violence Awareness Month. More».

For more information, contact Savannah Findley at 515-357-6497 or sfindley@iastate.edu.


Study abroad information night for kinesiology: 5:30-6:30 p.m., 0291 Forker Hall - Learn more about study abroad opportunities in kinesiology! Professor Warren Franke will discuss the upcoming summer program to Ireland. The Study Abroad Center will talk about semester options in Australia and New Zealand. And CHS International Programs will be there to discuss scholarships and application information. More».

For more information, contact Nicole Humphrey International Programs at 515-294-1010 or nicoleh@iastate.edu.


Oct. 17
"For the Love of Italy and Food" study abroad information session: 4:30-5:30 p.m., 0200 MacKay Hall - Learn more about the opportunity to travel to Italy during the summer of 2018 through the study abroad program entitled "For the Love of Italy and Food." Led by Erica Beirman and Linda Svendsen from the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, this two-week program will focus on Italian cuisine and culture in several different Italian cities. More».

For more information, contact Nicole Humphrey International Programs at 515-294-1010 or nicoleh@iastate.edu.


Oct. 16
Norman Borlaug Lecture: Betting on Africa to Feed the World: 8-9:30 p.m., Durham Great Hall, Memorial Union - Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank and 2017 World Food Prize Laureate, will lecture on policy reforms and his vision for an Africa that can feed itself. A reception and student poster display will precede the lecture at 7 p.m. in the South Ballroom. More».

For more information, contact Molly Helmers in the Office of the Vice President and Provost at 515-294-2765 or mollysh@iastate.edu.


Oct. 13
Scholarship event for College of Human Sciences students and donors: 3-5 p.m., Scheman Building - A reception and program will honor scholarship donors and students who have received scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year from the College of Human Sciences and its academic departments. Refreshments will be served at 3 p.m. in the first floor lobby. The scheduled program will follow at 3:30 p.m. in Benton Auditorium. RSVP to chsalum@iastate.edu.

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


Oct. 12
Pre-Medical Club meeting: 7 p.m., 0204 Carver Hall - The Pre-Medical Club will be making tie blankets for Project Linus, a volunteer organization that donates blankets to children in need. Hot chocolate and donuts will be available. Iowa State's Pre-Medical Club is a organization that works to better prepare pre-medical students for acceptance into the medical field and to answer any questions about the path to and beyond medical school. More».

For more information, contact Benjamin Dralle at btdralle@iastate.edu.


Oct. 11
Study abroad information night for apparel, merchandising, and design: 6:30-8 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - Learn more about the many study abroad options for apparel, merchandising, and design majors. Faculty leading new programs for AMD students will talk about their programs. AMD academic adviser Ann Thye will discuss longer semester options. And CHS International Programs will discuss scholarships and application information. More».

For more information, contact Nicole Humphrey International Programs at 515-294-1010 or nicoleh@iastate.edu.


Open forum with CHS IT manager candidate Jennifer Flugge: 2-3 p.m., 0312 MacKay Hall - College of Human Sciences faculty, staff, and graduate students are invited to attend open forums with three candidates to be the college's information technology manager. Jennifer Flugge will share her vision for the position from 2 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11. Candidate Brian Beltrame presented on Tuesday, while candidate Martin Teply presented earlier in the day Wednesday. All three presentations will be held in 0312 MacKay Hall. Click "more" for the evaluation form that can be used to provide feedback to the search committee. All feedback must be received by Ann Bugler (bugler@iastate.edu or 304 MacKay) by 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 16. More».

For more information, contact Ann Bugler in administration at 515-294-5812 or bugler@iastate.edu.


Iowa State University Majors Fair: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union - The majors fair is hosted each year by Iowa State's Career Exploration Services, and provides an opportunity for students to explore over 100 majors from every college at Iowa State in one place on the same day. Most of Iowa State's programs of study will be represented. Designed especially for new students and those whose major is undecided, this event is also ideal for students who are considering picking up a second major, a minor, or a certificate to round out their Iowa State adventure. More».

For more information, contact Darlene Fratzke in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-7838 or hs@iastate.edu.


Open forum with CHS IT manager candidate Martin Teply: 9:30-10:30 a.m., 0312 MacKay Hall - College of Human Sciences faculty, staff, and graduate students are invited to attend open forums with three candidates to be the college's information technology manager. Martin Teply will share his vision for the position from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11. Jennifer Flugge will present from 2 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11. Candidate Brian Beltrame presented on Tuesday. All three presentations will be held in 0312 MacKay Hall. Click "more" for the evaluation form that can be used to provide feedback to the search committee. All feedback must be received by Ann Bugler (bugler@iastate.edu or 304 MacKay) by 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 16. More».

For more information, contact Ann Bugler in administration at 515-294-5812 or bugler@iastate.edu.


Oct. 10
"Faces of Iowa State" artist reception: 7-8:30 p.m., Brunnier Art Museum, Scheman Building - "Faces of Iowa State" is a portrait collection created by artist Rose Frantzen that celebrates the tradition and impact of portraiture at Iowa State University. All are invited to attend a reception at the Brunnier Art Museum with Rose Frantzen and the "Faces of Iowa State" exhibition on Oct. 10. This reception will celebrate Frantzen and the 39 Faces of Iowa State portraits she completed over the past 14 months. The exhibition includes nine alumni from the Iowa State University College of Human Sciences: Larry Ebbers, Shirley Stakey, Monica Lursen, Dynette Mosher, JaneAnn Stout, Mary Giese, Carol Grant, Evan Fritz, and Marcia Henderson Borel. "Faces of Iowa State" will be on display at the Brunnier Art Museum through Dec. 8, 2017. More».

For more information, contact Erin O'Malley at 515-294-3342 or omalley@iastate.edu.