Entries in Fredericksen Courts' annual pumpkin painting contest are on display this week in the Hawthorn Market and Café.
ISU Plan participants may review and change their benefits Nov. 3-21.
Nonsupervisory merit employees may review and change their benefits Oct. 31-Dec. 1.
Faculty collaboration and planning have improved consistency across courses with multiple sections, a result of an Iowa law that mandates continuous improvement plans for undergraduate courses with an annual enrollment of 200 or more.
As the state Board of Regents last week reviewed a proposal for modest tuition increases next year, regent Larry McKibben announced his intent to propose a third straight tuition freeze when the board votes on the topic on Dec. 3.
Faculty and others doing innovative work at the edges -- where art and science disciplines meet and overlap -- get together at Iowa State in November for the national Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities (a2ru).
The search for a chief diversity officer is underway. In 2013, President Steven Leath commissioned a consulting firm to study ISU diversity programs and initiatives. Recommendations from that study included creation of a chief diversity officer position.