Date: Thursday, September 29, 2011 Time: 6 – 7:30 PM Location: Durham 171
Category: College Events
Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2011 Time: 7:00 PM Location: Great Hall, Memorial Union Piled Higher and Deeper: The PhD Movie – Film Screening & Conversation with Jorge Cham This film adaptation of the popular online comic strip Piled Higher and Deeper by Jorge Cham introduces audiences to the unique and funny culture of … Continue reading Piled Higher and Deeper: The PhD Movie
Date: Tuesday, September 27 Time: 6:00 PM Location: Alliant Energy-Lee Liu Auditorium, Howe Hall Rusty Machines and Fairy Tales: Why the Twenty-First Century Needs Videogames – Ian Bogost Ian Bogost is an award-winning videogame designer and media philosopher. He is a professor and director of graduate studies in digital media at the Georgia Institute of … Continue reading Rusty Machines and Fairy Tales
September 27, Noon-6 p.m. Attend the largest indoor engineering career fair September 27 from noon to 6 p.m. to meet with over 270 potential employers who are looking for students for co-ops, internships, and full-time jobs. Learn more about the career fair and tips for success.
Date: Friday , September 23, 2011 Time: 1 to 4 PM Location: BioCentury Research Farm Since its opening two years ago, the BCRF has become an internationally recognized facility for biofuels research. This event will give visitors the opportunity to see the work being conducted at the farm and the capabilities that may be important … Continue reading Open House at the BioCentury Research Farm
The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering continues its cherished tradition in the L.K. Doraiswamy Honor Lectureship Series. This year’s speaker is Professor Darsh Wasan from the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) in Chicago. All are invited to this free presentation Thursday, Sept. 22, at 11 a.m. in … Continue reading L.K. Doraiswamy Honor Lectureship Series: New Vistas in Dispersion Science and Engineering
Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2011 Time: 3:30 – 5 PM Location: Parks Library, Room 31
Date: Thursday, September 8 Time: 5:00 PM Location: South Ballroom, Memorial Union Investigation of Magnetic Reversal at Almost the Nanoscale – E. Dan Dahlberg E. Dan Dahlberg is a professor in the School of Physics and Astronomy in the College of Science and Engineering at the University of Minnesota. He is also director of the … Continue reading Investigation of Magnetic Reversal at Almost the Nanoscale
Saturday, September 17, 2011, 7:00 p.m. @ Stephens Auditorium – Iowa State Center – Doors open at 6 p.m. – Free Admission Grant Imahara, a member of the Discovery Channel’s MythBusters team, will show clips from the show and explain how they do it all. Imahara is a former animatronics engineer and model maker for … Continue reading MythBusters with Grant Imahara
Date: Wednesday, September 14 Time: 6:00 PM Location: Alliant Energy-Lee Liu Auditorium, Howe Hall A Histo-Musical Lecture about the Gullah/Geechee – Queen Quet Marquetta L. Goodwine Queen Quet Marquetta L. Goodwine, the selected and elected official head-of-state and spokesperson for the Gullah/Geechee people, uses activism through the arts to educate global audiences on human rights … Continue reading A Histo-Musical Lecture about the Gullah/Geechee
Date: September 14, 2011 Time: 9:30am – 11:00am Introduction and Live Demo 11:00am – 12:30pm Hands-on Session Location: 2228 Howe Hall COMSOL will provide a free multi-physics modeling workshop at Iowa State University. The motto of this workshop is “learn-by-doing”. The goal is to teach you the skills needed to model and simulate problems in … Continue reading Introduction to COMSOL Multiphysics 4.2
Date: Thursday, September 8, 2011 Time: 10:00 to 11:30 AM Location: Alliant Energy – Lee Lui Auditorium, Howe Hall The Wind Energy Initiative hosts a Mortenson Construction presentation by Kevin Deters, General Manager of Renewable Energy Groups. He will be discussed wind energy power facilities. Also, available to meet will be Minneapolis Groups’ Kendall Griffith, … Continue reading Wind Power Facilities: From Concept to Completion
Date: Wednesday, September 7, 2011 Time: 7:00 PM Location: Clyde’s Sports Club Come join the demo of the new Iowa State College of Engineering iPhone/Android app! There will be some giveaways included, and the opportunity to meet and chat with your fellow CoE students.
Date: September 7, 2011 Time: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Great Hall, Memorial Union ClubFest is an opportunity for students to find involvement opportunities that meet their interests outside of class!
Tour the World, the Engineering Study & Work Abroad Fair, will be September 6 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Howe Hall Atrium. Explore the more than 30 engineering-friendly programs available while getting to know program coordinators, students, and advisers. There will even be free food and door prizes!
Date: September 5, 2011 Labor Day – Offices closed, classes recessed.
Date: Thursday, September 1, 2011 Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM Location: The green space around the Marston Water Tower Engineering Student Council would like to invite all Iowa State engineering students to the Engineering Welcome! This is a great opportunity for you to get involved in the College of Engineering! We will have more … Continue reading Engineering Welcome
The College of Engineering Convocation will be August 31, starting at 3:10 p.m., in the Alliant Energy—Lee Liu Auditorium of Howe Hall. Dean Jonathan Wickert will deliver an address and CoE faculty and staff will be recognized with college awards. A reception will follow in the atrium after the presentation.
The Iowa State College of Engineering Recruitment & Community Outreach unit has teamed with the Girl Scouts to host “Commit to a Girl Event.” During the event, the groups will honor the Girl Scouts who made up the Flying Monkeys FIRST LEGO League Team that won the 2011 X Prize Global Innovation Award. Commit to … Continue reading Commit to a Girl
Haiti After the Earthquake Paul Farmer Thursday, August 25, 2011, 7 p.m., Stephens Auditorium Admission Free – Doors open at 6 p.m. Paul Farmer, the subject of Tracy Kidder’s book, has dedicated his life to improving health care for the world’s poorest people. He is the UN Deputy Special Envoy for Haiti and Chair of the Department … Continue reading Haiti After the Earthquake