Academically diverse and culturally rich, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is the heart of learning and discovery at Iowa State!
We reach all students at ISU and also offer more than 50 majors, minors, certificates and academic programs.
LAS Week is an event to celebrate the college’s diverse academic areas in the Physical and Life Sciences, Math and Computational Sciences, Communications, Arts and Humanities, and Social Sciences.
LAS Week: March 25-29, 2024 Schedule of Events
7:45am: Flag Raising
The Iowa State University Air Force ROTC will be conducting the Flag Raising event at the Central Campus flagpole to mark the start of LAS Week.
8:00am – 10:00am: Kickoff Breakfast
Morrill Hall 2019
Kickoff Breakfast with LAS Communications, the Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics, and the Start Something LAS Academy.
4:10pm – 5:00pm: Sharkuterie Connections with the Start Something LAS Academy
Student Innovation Center, First Floor Atrium
- enjoy charcuterie board appetizers
- judge elevator pitches given by local company representatives
- engage in round table discussion with ISU students and company representatives
6:00pm: Dean’s Distinguished Lecture – Spring ’24
Memorial Union, Sun Room
8:00pm: Annual AMS Twister Movie Night
Agronomy Hall 2050
Our Student Chapter of AMS will be hosting a movie night where we watch Twister (1996). There will be snacks, movie bingo, and fun times for all who attend!
1:00pm – 3:00pm: Pop-in to LAS Career Services!
Carver Hall 150
Enjoy popcorn, giveaways, and games! Student photo headshots will also be available during the open house. Open to all current and prospective LAS undergraduate and graduate students.
10:00am – 12:00pm: LAS Week Wellness and Resource Fair
Memorial Union, Cardinal Room
Resources for all LAS students such as voter registration with the Political Science Club, headshots with our LAS photographer, and more.
4:50pm: Flag Lowering
The Iowa State University Arnold Air Society: The O’Neil Squadron will conduct the Flag Lowering event at the Central Campus flagpole.
6:00pm – 7:00 pm: S.C.U.M. Performance
Gilman Hall 1002
Join the Society of Chemistry Undergraduate Majors (SCUM) for a night full of fun science demonstrations showcasing the wonders of chemistry! Be prepared for terribly funny jokes, dazzling color changes, and lots of fire!