Upcoming Events

Impact of the 2017 Tax Reform Webinar

Monday, January 29, 2018 - 3:00 pm
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Description: Free webinar on the Impact of the 2017 Tax Reform and Jobs Act on Agricultural Cooperatives.

Presenters: Phil Kenkel, Bill Fitzwater Cooperative Chair, Oklahoma State University, Keri Jacobs, Iowa Institute of Cooperatives Endowed Economics Professor, Iowa State University, and Brian Briggerman, Director of the Arthur Capper Cooperative Center, Kansas State University.

Closing the Achievement Gap at ISU

Monday, February 5, 2018 - 12:00 pm to 4:30 pm
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Location: Great Hall, Memorial Union

Description: You are invited to this inaugural data symposium underscoring Iowa State’s commitment to student success, with a special focus on leveraging best practices across the university to close the gaps in persistence and completion among underrepresented students.

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2018 Professional Development Conference

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 8:00 am to 4:45 pm
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Location: Scheman Building

Description: The 2018 Professional and Scientific Council Professional Developent Conference will include 32 sessions and 47 speakers and will be held at the Scheman Building of the Iowa State Center on Wednesday, February 14th! 

Registration: Early: $90, Regular, $105

Iowa State Conference on Race and Ethnicity Pre-conference Sessions

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 (All day)
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Location: Memorial Union

Description: The Iowa State Conference on Race and Ethnicity (ISCORE) offers a professional development opportunity for all faculty, professional and merit staff. These sessions provide a structured environment to enhance your understanding and sensitivity to cultural differences. Many of the sessions will focus on providing tools to improve employee interactions and create inclusive workspaces.

Iowa State Conference on Race and Ethnicity Conference

Friday, March 2, 2018 (All day)
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Location: Memorial Union

Description: The Iowa State Conference on Race and Ethnicity (ISCORE) is the university’s local initiative designed to provide an ongoing platform of sharing and applying new knowledge through presentations and workshops. The conference support the university's Mission to "create, share, and apply knowledge... and make Iowa and the world a better place.”

Information on last year's pre-conference and conference here

International Conference on Food and Agricultural Economics

Friday, April 27, 2018 (All day) to Saturday, April 28, 2018 (All day)
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Location: Alanya, Turkey

Description: ICFAEC 2018 aims at disseminating new knowledge in the field economics and provides a forum for deliberations and exchange of knowledge among academics, organizations, and researchers. ICFAEC 2018 encourages submission of theoretical and empirical papers in the different domains of food and agricultural economics and related disciplines, within and across different levels of analysis.