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Head writer of The Onion, Mike Gillis, headlines Greenlee’s First Amendment Days

Mike Gillis, head writer of the satirical site The Onion, plans to bring humor to a discussion of law, comedy and how the First Amendment is essential to his work in his upcoming lecture at Iowa State. Gillis’ lecture—The Onion: Comedy, Controversy and the First Amendment—will be held in the Memorial Union Sun Room on April … Continue reading Head writer of The Onion, Mike Gillis, headlines Greenlee’s First Amendment Days

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Inaugural Digital Scholarship Symposium to be held April 10

Iowa State University Library’s Digital Scholarship and Initiatives department and the Center for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities will co-host an inaugural Digital Scholarship Symposium featuring panel discussions on digital pedagogy and public digital scholarship on Wednesday, April 10th. Faculty, staff, undergraduate and graduate students of all majors, as well as representatives from community … Continue reading Inaugural Digital Scholarship Symposium to be held April 10

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IGNITE Innovation Showcase to feature Start Something LAS Academy

The IGNITE Innovation Showcase will take place April 30th – May 3rd at the Student Innovation Center. The IGNITE Innovation Showcase is an opportunity for students across disciplines to display their projects and celebrate the creativity and diversity of innovation at Iowa State. As part of the event, the Start Something LAS Academy will have … Continue reading IGNITE Innovation Showcase to feature Start Something LAS Academy

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IGNITE Innovation Showcase seeking requests to showcase

The IGNITE Innovation Showcase will be help April 30-May 3 and is currently seeking requests to showcase submissions. This is an opportunity for students across disciplines to display their I+E projects and celebrate the creativity and diversity of innovation at Iowa State. As part of the event, the Student Innovation Center will be hosting an … Continue reading IGNITE Innovation Showcase seeking requests to showcase

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Prepare for retirement with Ready, Set, Retire! workshops

University Human Resources (UHR) offers a variety of benefits-related programs to employees, including Ready, Set, Retire! This workshop is geared towards employees 55 and older who have questions about retirement. Several workshops are scheduled during the year with the next on May 16-17. See the linked flyer for more information. A recorded presentation is available … Continue reading Prepare for retirement with Ready, Set, Retire! workshops

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John Kasich to present Manatt-Phelps Lecture on March 27

On March 27, John Kasich—two-term former Ohio governor, New York Times best-selling author, and contributor for MSNBC and NBC News—will visit Iowa State to present the 2024 Manatt-Phelps Lecture in Political Science. Kasich’s presentation, “Socially Responsible Innovation,” will be at 7 p.m. in the Durham Great Hall of the Memorial Union. The event is sponsored … Continue reading John Kasich to present Manatt-Phelps Lecture on March 27

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Suggest a student for the next cohort of the Start Something LAS Academy

The Start Something LAS Academy is looking for Fall 2024 students to participate in the two-year program. Submit the names of students who you believe would enjoy and benefit from the academy via this nomination form. (Students don’t need to have a concrete, world-changing idea when they enter the academy – they just need to … Continue reading Suggest a student for the next cohort of the Start Something LAS Academy