Black History month events range from movie screenings and plays to lectures, summits, and conferences: 5-7 p.m., Iowa State University and Ames - Celebrate Black History Month at Iowa State University with a variety of events that recognize and honor the achievements and contributions of African Americans and work toward a more just society. Check back often as this schedule is updated throughout the month. More».
For more information, contact Chelsea Davis in ISU News Service or Kenyatta Shamburger in multicultural student affairs at 515-294-6338 or firstname.lastname@example.org.CHS International Programs: Leading a study abroad program: 12:30-1:30 p.m., 1009 LeBaron Hall - This information session is for CHS faculty who are interested in leading a new study abroad program and have not worked with the CHS International Programs Office before. Topics will include an overview of international education at Iowa State, services and support, study abroad program characteristics and models, responsibilities for program directors, and how to propose your program idea. This session is ideal for faculty interested in leading a new study abroad program at spring break 2020 or summer 2020.
For more information, contact Erin French International Programs at 515-294-7153 or email@example.com Barbara E. Mound Hansen Lecture in Early Childhood Education- Karin Lifter: 7-8 p.m., Memorial Union South Ballroom - Karin Lifter is an early intervention specialist and professor in the Department of Applied Psychology at Northeastern University in Boston. She directs the Interdisciplinary Certificate Program in Early Intervention, which prepares personnel to serve infants and toddlers with disabilities or developmental delay. Lifter also conducts both descriptive and intervention studies on the play, language and social development of young children with and without disabilities, bridging cognitive and behavioral theories. More».
For more information, contact Amanda Knief at 294-9934 or firstname.lastname@example.org.Rossmann Manatt Lecture: Jennifer Margrett on aging and technologies that enhance health and well-being among older adults: 10:30 a.m.-noon, Scheman Building - Jennifer Margrett, an associate professor in human development and family studies and director of the gerontology program, is the 2018 Rossmann Manatt Scholar. Established in 2006, the Rossmann Manatt Faculty Development Award supports tenured faculty members through an endowed gift from Jack and Marilyn Rossmann and Charles and Kathleen Manatt. The lecture, which is open to the public, will be held in conjunction with the College of Human Sciences Extension and Outreach Professional Day. Human Sciences Extension and Outreach retirees will be among the special guests attending the lecture. More».
For more information, contact Dynette Mosher in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-2820 or email@example.com.