Events Archive

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 9:00am


“Exploration of the transcriptomes and functional contributions of Listeria monocytogenes plasmids during food production associated stress conditions”

Webex stream:


Major: Microbiology

Major Professors: Dr. Stephan Schmitz-Esser

Home Department: Department of Animal Science

Friday, November 19, 2021 - 11:00am

Impacts Of Diet On Nutrient Excretion And Gas Emissions In Grow-Finish Pigs.

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

The Association of Graduate Animal Scientists is hosting a friends-giving for the department on Thursday, November 18th from 4 – 6 PM in the Kildee Hall Atrium. Graduate students will be providing food, so we ask that faculty and staff come and enjoy mingling with others in the department. Please feel free to also bring partners, children or other family if you would like.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 - 11:00am to 11:50am
Friday, November 5, 2021 - 1:00pm

Title: The newly received feedlot steer: The influence of transportation and zinc supplementation on growth performance and behavior

Date/time: Friday, November 5, at 1p

Location: Ensminger Room (Kildee 1204)/Webex


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Friday, May 1, 2020 - 1:10pm

Leticia Sanglard, PhD Candidate
Iowa State University, Department of Animal Science, Laboratory of Dr. Nick Serão

“Use of antibody response to common infectious diseases as an indicator for reproductive performance in commercial sows”

Monday, March 16, 2020 - 12:01am to Friday, March 20, 2020 - 11:59pm

Spring Break, classes recessed

Monday, January 13, 2020 - 7:00am
Thursday, November 28, 2019 - 12:01am to Friday, November 29, 2019 - 11:59pm
Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Monday, September 9, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

IACUC (Animal Use Protocol) training session, Iowa Farm Bureau Pavilion Classroom

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 8:00am to Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 5:00pm

The 2019 Beef Feedlot Short Course, organized and hosted by Iowa Beef Center at Iowa State University, is set for Aug. 6-8 at the Hansen Agriculture Student Learning Center in Ames.  Iowa State Extension beef specialist Erika Lundy said the goal of the event is to optimize participant learning through exposure to new technology, research and best management practices.

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 7:30am to 6:00pm

Register before midnight June 14, 2019 to receive the early registration discount. Students receive FREE registration prior to June 14. Registrations will be accepted at the conference at the late registration rate.

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Friday, June 14, 2019 - 7:00am to 11:59am
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 1:00pm to Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 5:00pm
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 6:00pm


Tuesday, March 26th, 2019



Social 6:00-6:30 p.m.           

Dinner: 6:30-7:00 p.m.               

Program: 7:00-8:00 p.m.



Jeff and Deb Hansen Agriculture Student Learning Center, 2508 Mortensen, Ames



Dr. James Reecy, Professor of Animal Science; Associate Vice President for Research

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 8:00am to Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 2:03pm
Monday, April 23, 2018 - 6:00pm

Think Tank, Animal Commodity groups will present current challenges at Iowa Cattlemen's Building on Ironwood Court. Mark your calendars!

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 1:45pm to Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 1:45pm