Upcoming Events

Handling Classroom Disruption

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Location: Cardinal Room, Memorial Union

Description: Handling Classroom Disruption: From Senseless Side Conversations to Shouting and Slamming Doors (for all faculty)

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Canvas Roundtable

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am
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Location: 0013 Curtiss Hall

Description: The Brenton Center Instructional Development Team will be holding a roundtable that will be discussion format for peers to provide hints or tips to others, share concerns, exchange ideas, and demonstrate what works in Canvas for them/their classes.  In addition, we will share some general data retrieved from a recent student & faculty survey on the Canvas conversion.  Please bring your laptop. There is no set agenda - just a free flow of ideas and information.

ISU Workshop: Navigating both Gender and Cultural Diversity

Monday, March 26, 2018 (All day)
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Dr. Kathrin ZippelLocation: Sun Room, Memorial Union

Registration deadline: March 23

Description: ISU Advance Workshop
Award-winning author and associate professor of sociology at Northeastern University, Dr. Kathrin Zippel is an expert on gender, science and organizations.

Iowa State Research Day

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 10:30 am to 4:00 pm
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Location: Memorial Union

Description: Whether you are a chemist, artist, performer, engineer, or historian, if you are involved with research, scholarship or creative activity at Iowa State, we invite you to register and participate on March 27. Let’s “Discover. Create. Together.”

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Reception for Harvey Lapan

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
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Dr. Harvey LapanThe Department of Economics cordially invites you to a reception celebrating University Professor Harvey Lapan's 46 years of distinguished service to the department.

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.

Midwest Big Data Summer School

Monday, May 14, 2018 (All day) to Thursday, May 17, 2018 (All day)
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The 2018 Midwest Big Data Summer School for Early Career Researchers will be held from May 14-17, 2018 in Ames, Iowa. This summer school is designed as an intensive curriculum aimed at early career researchers to get them started in data-driven research. The school will include full day lectures on topics ranging from: data acquisition, data preprocessing, exploratory data analysis, descriptive data analysis, data analysis tools and techniques, visualization and communication, ethical issues in data science, reproducibility and repeatability, and understanding of domain/context.

Early registration: March 14
Regular registration: March 15-April 14