2017 Schedule

October 2 - 6, 2017

Join us for events happening all week!

AESHM’s famous cherry pies

Cherry pies are being sold Monday from 11-4 at the dining room entrance of the Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom, 23 MacKay Hall. Pies are $2 each. They will be sold 11-1 Tuesday or until sold out. If still available, pies will be sold from 11:50 to 12:50 during normal Tearoom hours the rest of the week until sold out.


Celebrate CHS

When: 7:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Where: Around campus
Description: Student Dietetics Association will be handing out free fruit and KIND bars around campus, promoting healthy eating, having breakfast, and the start of Human Sciences Week with HEALTHY EATING TIPS handouts.

Yoga and Yogurt

When: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Where: 0196 Forker
Description: ExerCYse is Medicine Club will collaborate with ISU Dance Professors Janice Baker and Cynthia Adams to host yoga at Forker. Mats will be provided, or you can bring your own! There will be free yogurt after the event for the first 50 participants.

Button Meal

Grandpa's Noodles
When: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: South Lawn of MacKay Hall

Lunch and Learn Series

Study Abroad 101
When: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: 1009 LeBaron Hall
Description: CHS International Programs Office staff would promote the cred-bearing student abroad experiences that will provide meaningful ways for students to benefit personally, academically, and professionally.

Living a Balanced and Healthy Lifestyle
When: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: 301 MacKay Hall
Description: BIEDA and SDA will talk about health at every size and intuitive eating versus traditional ‘healthy’ eating and dieting. Interactive discussion and activity regarding mindful eating

Brain Blurbs: Exploring "The Golden Touch" of Neuroscience on Human Health
When: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: 135 MacKay
Description: Graduate students of the neuroscience program will give a brief presentation about how their research in neuroscience benefits brain health and society.

LGBTQA+ Ally 101 
When: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: 2622 Lagomarcino 
Description: Human Development and Family Studies lecturer, Amy Popillion, will host a workshop focused on self-reflection of people's thoughts and impressions of the LGBTQ+ community, what information people need to become stronger allies, and becoming familiar with terminology related to gender and sexual identity.

Introducing the College's Human Scientists of Color

When: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Where: 1009 LeBaron Hall
Description: Faculty of color in the College will introduce themselves and outline why they are a human scientist. Faculty will connect with students in a speed mentoring type of format to learn more about students' interests and highlight faculty professional experiences and journeys. Following is a reception for more networking.

Research Symposium

When: 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Where: MacKay Hall - main level 
Description: Chance for undergraduates, graduates, and faculty to highlight what they are working on in their field of study.

Culinary Boot Camp

When: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Where: 135 MacKay Hall
Description: Culinary Food Science Club in collaboration with ISU Dining will be coordinating a boot camp for students, faculty, and community to get cooking. This session is the first in a series of four sessions, all of which will take place at either MacKay Hall or Ames HyVee stores. The remaining three sessions will take place on Oct. 9, 16, and 23. There is a $15 fee to register. Upon completion of all four sessions, attendees will receive a $15 HyVee gift card. Learn more.



2017 Iowa Teacher of the Year

When: 8:00 - 8:50 a.m. and 3:40 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Where: W142 Lagomarcino Hall

Food and Fun Fest

When: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: South Lawn of Mackay Hall
Description: The College of Human Sciences will provide a main dish and clubs will fill the entrees. Student clubs will be fundraising and promoting their event while having fun! With the button purchase, you receive 3 tickets to purchase things from clubs!

Button Meal

Jeff's Pizza
When: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: South Lawn of MacKay Hall

Play Bags with CHS Council

When: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: South Lawn of MacKay Hall
Description: Get on the bracket. Human Sciences Student Council will coordinate a bags tournament for Food and Fun Fest. Participants must coordinate teams and compete for the grand prize. Students must use 1 ticket to play.

Pie in the Face

When: 1:00 p.m.
Where: South Lawn of MacKay Hall
Description: CHS Student Council will be doing a week-long competition for which Student Sensations will be pied. Student Sensations get to pie their respective “favorite” professor if they raise the most money for United Way. Jars will be around campus to raise money.



Study Abroad Fair

When: 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Where: LeBaron 1009
Description: Faculty members will be available to talk about the study abroad opportunities they are leading, College of Human Sciences International Programs Office staff members will be available to answer general questions about studying abroad, and students will circulate among tables and discuss opportunities.

Button Meal

Hickory Park
When: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: South Lawn of MacKay Hall

Student Wellness Gazebo

When: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: South Lawn of MacKay Hall
Description: Peer wellness educators from the Student Wellness Center will interact with students and share favorite ways of eating from around the world.

Healthiest State Walk

When: 11:30 and 12:30
Where: South Lawn of MacKay Hall
Description: Faculty, staff and students are invited to register for Iowa's Healthiest State Walk on their website

CHS Multicultural Networking Dinner

When: 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m
Where: Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom
Description: Connect Four and CHS Office of Multicultural Affairs will host a dinner to bring Multicultural and International students, Faculty and Staff in the CHS together. The dinner will include connection activities, Q and A sessions and an opportunity for all participants to network with faculty and staff in their future career fields and research areas. The dinner is open to everyone but participants must RSVP beforehand. 

Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream Demonstration

When: 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m
Where: 210 MacKay Hall
Description: Food Science club will be showing the delicious side of the science behind ice cream making.



Professional and Scientific Fair

When: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: LeBaron Conference Room
Description: The Professional and Scientific (P&S) Fair is a chance for all the departments in CHS to highlight who they are and what they do. Each department will be invited to showcase an interesting aspect of the department that others within the college might not be aware of.

Lunch and Learn Series

TREND Styling Session
When: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: 0680 Lagomarcino Hall
Description: Fashion directors will explain their roles with TREND Magazine, their experiences with photoshoots, and give pointers regarding styling. Students will style someone with the various articles of clothing provided.

Events 101
When: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: 001 MacKay
Description: Event Management Club will be doing a crash course of a few different event-related hands-on activities.

ExerCYse is Medicine
When: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: 0116 MacKay
Description: Kinesiology professor Dr. Paddy Ekkekakis will be interactively explaining the benefits of exercise and practical ways that someone could gain those benefits. Touching lives through education about exercise!

Pizza and Packing

When: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Where: 1009 LeBaron
Description: This is a philanthropy where Human Sciences students will help pack supplies for school teachers in King and Moulton Elementary. It Starts with Soap and ISU 4 U Promise will collaborate by collect supplies in local businesses, like the and Target. Students will pack care packages and write thank you notes to teachers. In between the shifts, pizza will be served.

"Faces of Iowa State" Portrait Celebration and Alumni Social

When: 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Where: Scheman Building - Brunnier Art Museum
Description: Faces of CHS traveling ISU Art Exhibit

Campanile Cinema - Wonder Woman

When: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Where: South Campanile Lawn
Description: Wonder Woman will be shown on Central Campus for students, staff, and faculty. Popcorn and drinks will be served. 



Explore Human Sciences Day 

When: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Where: Central campus
Description: Welcome, potential CHS students and families. 

CHS and CALS Dunkin' Donuts and Coffee

When: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Where: Central Campus
Description: In collaboration with CALS Council, free donuts and coffee will be available.

S.H.O.P Hunger Games

When: During Breakfast
Where: Central Campus
Description: Throughout the week S.H.O.P would gather donations for the S.H.O.P. At the breakfast, teams of 4 will join together before the event. They will have limited time to gather donations for their team to use and work together to create a can sculpture. They will be judged by students, faculty, and staff at the event.