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iOS 12 and You!

ISU Events - Thu, 10/25/2018 - 15:30
Learn about iOS 12 and how to use it on your Apple devices.

Getting Started with EndNote Web

ISU Events - Thu, 10/25/2018 - 15:10
Lost the references you need for your research paper? Thesis and dissertation citations becoming unmanageable? This workshop for beginners introduces EndNote Web, a free bibliographic management program that helps you collect, organize, format, and use your collected citations in your writing projects. Learn how to get started with EndNote Web! Let us know if you need accommodation. Preregistration required at Learn@ISU.

Town Hall: Improved service delivery models

ISU Events - Thu, 10/25/2018 - 09:30
Have questions or concerns about the proposed service delivery models developed for finance and human resources? Learn more from Pam Cain, interim senior vice president for finance, and Kristi Darr, interim vice president for university human resources. Attendees are encouraged to bring questions and share feedback. The session also will be livestreamed.

Conference: Taking the Road Less Traveled

ISU Events - Thu, 10/25/2018 - 08:00
A one-day conference for middle school (Oct. 25) and high school (Nov. 8) girls to learn about STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) fields and how to infuse their passions within a career. Participants will attend interactive sessions to explore STEM opportunities, hear from professionals and WiSE student speakers, and eat lunch with undergraduate STEM students. Preregistration required.

Registration begins for Juniors - Spring 2019

ISU Events - Thu, 10/25/2018 - 00:00
First day of assigned Spring 2019 registration dates for students projected as juniors. Hours for AccessPlus registration are 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., Monday--Saturday, and most Sundays.


ISU Events - Wed, 10/24/2018 - 20:00
Iowa State volleyball hosts Texas in a Big 12 match.

Homecoming: CyFactor Talent Competition

ISU Events - Wed, 10/24/2018 - 19:30
A variety show of student talent. The top three placewinners will receive awards and perform at the Oct. 26 Homecoming pep rally.

Lecture: Catholic Bishops of Mexico and the United States on Immigration - Anne Clifford

ISU Events - Wed, 10/24/2018 - 19:00
Anne Clifford is the Msgr. James A. Supple Chair in Catholic Studies at Iowa State.

Workshop: Free Access to Research Online

ISU Events - Wed, 10/24/2018 - 19:00
"Can I Read That? Free Access to Research Online," a collaborative workshop offered by the University Library and Ames Public Library. It will focus on ways the Ames community can freely access data and research articles for information about medical procedures, agriculture and more though open access publications.

Homecoming: A historic start to "Save the Girls"

ISU Events - Wed, 10/24/2018 - 18:00
The first homecoming game at Iowa State was more than just a rivalry on the field, it was a bid to keep female students at the college in Ames! Hear the unusual history of this 1912 game and how it led to over 100 years in tradition. Also, get a look at some rare Iowa State memorabilia. A Smithsonian Hometown Teams Exhibit Speaker Series with Tom Kroeschell.

Homecoming: Yell Like Hell, second cuts

ISU Events - Wed, 10/24/2018 - 18:00
Yell Like Hell is a student-performed skit competition consisting of chants and cheers that demonstrate Iowa State spirit. It is designed to get students more involved on campus and develop Iowa State pride. The final skit is judged on enthusiasm, creativity and school spirit. Each skit represents the theme of Homecoming 2018, "This Is State" and the Iowa State Fight Song.

Intro to Three Pillars Arts Delsarte

ISU Events - Wed, 10/24/2018 - 17:45
This workshop will provide a deeper understanding of how each of us presents ourselves to those around us and valuable information that will allow us to make specific choices to ensure that we have the best possible interactions and exchanges.

Lecture: Resilience and Recovery

ISU Events - Wed, 10/24/2018 - 17:00
Mary Comerio, a professor of the Graduate School at the University of California, Berkeley, is an internationally recognized expert on disaster recovery and resilience. She will talk about her research into the costs and benefits of seismic rehabilitation, post-disaster recovery and reconstruction and loss modeling.

Dude, Where's My File?

ISU Events - Wed, 10/24/2018 - 13:10
This workshop will provide an overview of best practices for file naming and organization. Preregistration required through Learn@ISU. Let us know if you need accommodation.

Award-Winning Faculty Series: Advising Graduate Students: Ten tips for major professors (Dan Nettleton)

ISU Events - Wed, 10/24/2018 - 12:10
Distinguished Professor Dan Nettleton, Statistics, ISU Margaret Ellen White Graduate Faculty Awardee, will share how he encourages, supports, and challenges his doctoral and master's students to be their best.

Art Walk - Mystery and Surprises

ISU Events - Wed, 10/24/2018 - 12:00
The nights are getting longer and a chill is setting in across campus. Join University Museums as we explore art that startles, surprises, and tricks. You may just come away with some treats as well. Meet inside the south entrance of the Molecular Biology Building (facing Pammel Drive).

Open Mic Night

ISU Events - Tue, 10/23/2018 - 20:00
Open mic night gives students the chance to show off their talents to their fellow students. Many are musicians, comedians, and poets. So come on out and show us what kind of talents you have. (Sign Up starts at 7:30 p.m. until all spots are filled)

Competition: Three-Minute Thesis prelims

ISU Events - Tue, 10/23/2018 - 14:00
The Three-Minute Thesis (3MT) competition helps students develop communication skills, allows them to share and take pride in their work, and offers the chance to compete for prizes. The ability to clearly and concisely articulate complex research to non-specialist audiences is a vital skill for all graduate students.

Quality Matters: Improving Your Online Course (IYOC) Follow Up

ISU Events - Tue, 10/23/2018 - 13:00
The Quality Matters: Improving Your Online Course (IYOC) follow-up session provides you with additional time to improve your course based on the information you learned in the IYOC workshop.

Workshop: Publish Teaching in Your Discipline: How to get started, succeed, and disseminate your educational research

ISU Events - Tue, 10/23/2018 - 12:10
How do students learn best in your discipline? Where can you publish the way you solved instructional problems? Workshop leaders and experienced Discipline-Based Educational Researchers (DBER) Dr. Nancy Boury (Microbiology) and Dr. Sayali Kukday (Genetics, Development, and Cell Biology) will share resources to start publishing your learning solutions.