Celebrate VEISHEA 2014: April 7-13
Cy's Days of Service
Complete a service project in your community during the month of April as part of this ISUAA VEISHEA service initiative. More info.
2014 Distinguished Awards Celebration
Join us Friday, April 11 at 1:30 p.m. as we present the university's highest awards for alumni and friends. More info.
VISIONS Across America:
Portraits of Iowa State alumni by Jim Heemstra
Come see this one-of-a-kind art exhibit at the Brunnier Art Museum, opening April 3. Participate in our VEISHEA weekend exhibit trivia contest and win an ISU gift basket. More details to come. More info.
2014 ISU Alumni Center VEISHEA Open House
Stop by the ISU Alumni Center Saturday, April 12 from 1-5 p.m. for:
- Self-guided tours of the building, art, and nostalgic displays
- A VEISHEA trivia contest on the "Wheel of Fun"
- ISU Alumni Collection merchandise sales
Wall of Alumni & Friends Memorial Service
The ISU Alumni Association invites you and your guests to join us at the ISU Alumni Center Saturday, April 12 at 1:30 p.m. for the annual Wall of Alumni and Friends memorial service. The Association will officially honor deceased individuals who have plaques on the Wall by reading their names and presenting members of their families with carnations. This year’s recognition will honor deceased individuals on plaques purchased since Jan. 1, 2014 and individuals on plaques purchased prior to Jan. 1, 2014, who have passed away in the last 12 months. If you have a deceased loved one who is listed on the Wall but haven’t been able to attend a previous ceremony, we will gladly honor those individuals upon request. RSVP to Pam Plath at firstname.lastname@example.org or (515) 294-2648 by Wednesday, April 8. If you have not yet purchased a plaque, there is still space available on Phase II. For complete details, go to www.isualum.org/wall.
VEISHEA VIP Program
The VEISHEA VIP Program will be Saturday, April 12th, with check-in at 8:30 a.m. and events starting at 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. The VIP Program will allow you to experience VEISHEA like never before. Participants will get the opportunity to have pancakes on Central Campus, watch the parade from seats at Beardshear Hall, get a unique tour of campus, have lunch while listening to a presentation on the highlights of VEISHEA, and end the day enjoying VEISHEA Village. Participants will get the opportunity to have pancakes on Central Campus, watch the parade from seats at Beardshear Hall, get a unique tour of campus, have lunch while listening to a presentation on the highlights of VEISHEA, and end the day enjoying VEISHEA Village. Some of the highlights of the campus tour include the newly remodeled State Gym; the Knoll, where President and Mrs. Leath reside; and a tasty cherry pie! The suggested donation is $50 per family and the deadline is April 7th to sign up for the VEISHEA Alumni VIP Program. Register here!
2014 VEISHEA Concert Tickets
Alumni and Alumni Association members who wish to attend musical entertainment acts held in the parking lot north of the Molecular Biology Building Friday and Saturday night of VEISHEA may purchase admission tickets through noon on Friday, April 11. Five tickets per person can be sold over the three sales options (Friday only, Sat only, both nights) -- any combination up to five total tickets. In order to be eligible to purchase tickets, you must be a graduate of ISU or an ISU Alumni Association member. Tickets are $30 for one night ($25 for ISUAA members) and $35 for both nights ($30 for ISUAA members).
Tickets must be picked up at the ISU Alumni Center, 420 Beach Ave. between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. April 7-11 or on Saturday, April 12 between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.
For more information about the musical entertainment, see the VEISHEA website's entertainment page.
For more general VEISHEA information, visit the VEISHEA website.
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