Upcoming Events

Research Workshop: NSF Programs for Big Data Research

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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Location: Campanile Room, Memorial Union

Description: "Leveraging NSF Programs for Big Data Research." Dr. Chaitanya Baru, senior advisor for data science, CISE directorate, will discuss agency priorities and initiatives, and answer your questions about funding programs related to data science and data-driven discovery.

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Cultural competency lunch and learn series

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
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Location: 142 Curtiss Hall

Description: Reading Circle - “White Like Me”  by Tim Wise. As a follow up to the Sept. 13 University Lecturer given by Tim Wise, join us for a book discussion on “White Like Me” written by Tim Wise. A limited number of books is available for free in the CALS Dean’s Office, room 138. Pick up books any time before the event. Lunch will be provided for this event. 

RSVP by Sept. 20  to Theressa Cooper

 

Women's Leadership Workshop series

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
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Location: 1306 Elings Hall

Description: Empowering female graduate students and post-docs in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences to achieve their career ambitions:
The series brings a number of influential women to campus with the goal of empowering female graduate students and post-docs in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences to achieve their career ambitions. Ttopics are designed with women in mind.

Canvas training lunch and learn

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
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Location: 013 Curtiss

Description: New Canvas Training Opportunity Exclusively for CALS Faculty and Staff

To help you prepare for the upcoming semester, the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT) is providing an exclusive training opportunity for CALS faculty and staff to learn Canvas, ISU’s new learning management system.

Training that would normally take at least four hours to complete, has been condensed into an hour and a half. In that short time, you will learn how to use:

P & T Discussion

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 3:40pm to 5:00pm
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Location:  368A Heady Hall

Contact Person:  Joshua L. Rosenbloom

Cultural competency lunch and learn series

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
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Location:1951 Food Sciences, CCUR Theater

Description: Breaking Bias, The focus of this interactive workshop is to provide a safe space for students, faculty and staff to explore the concept of Unconscious Bias.  Specifically we will focus on what bias is and how you can nudge your unconscious to counter bias in your day to day activities.

RSVP by Oct. 16 to Theressa Cooper. Lunch Provided.

P & T Discussion

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 3:40pm to 5:00pm
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Location: 368A Heady Hall

Contact Person: Joshua Rosenbloom

Cultural competency lunch and learn series

Friday, November 3, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
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Location: 368A Heady Hall

Description: If These Walls Could Talk”  - CALS multicultural students discuss their perspective of life on campus. Their stories are emotional and raw, filled with incredible tenderness, courage and pain. The diversity issues that they challenge us to look at are equally provocative, begging to be heard and confronted.

RSVP by Oct. 16 to Theressa Cooper. Lunch Provided.

Women's Leadership Workshop series

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
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Location: 1306 Elings Hall

Description: Empowering female graduate students and post-docs in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences to achieve their career ambitions:
The series brings a number of influential women to campus with the goal of empowering female graduate students and post-docs in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences to achieve their career ambitions. Topics are designed with women in mind.

Canvas training lunch and learn

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
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Location: 013 Curtiss

Description: New Canvas Training Opportunity Exclusively for CALS Faculty and Staff

To help you prepare for the upcoming semester, the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT) is providing an exclusive training opportunity for CALS faculty and staff to learn Canvas, ISU’s new learning management system.

Training that would normally take at least four hours to complete, has been condensed into an hour and a half. In that short time, you will learn how to use:

Women's Leadership Workshop series

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
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Location: 1306 Elings Hall

Description: Empowering female graduate students and post-docs in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences to achieve their career ambitions:
The series brings a number of influential women to campus with the goal of empowering female graduate students and post-docs in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences to achieve their career ambitions. Topics are designed with women in mind.