Iowa State's fall enrollment of 36,660 is the largest in school history and represents an increase of nearly 1.9 percent over the previous record in fall 2015.
Funds were awarded to four research teams that will use big data to benefit human and animal health, improve cities and build new tools for researchers.
A faculty task force charged with studying enrollment management issues and developing ideas and solutions submitted its report to President Steven Leath in June. The report is available on the Faculty Senate website.
David Cotton, ISU's first chief information security officer, retired from the Air Force as a Brigadier General in 2011, after serving 29 years and four times as a chief information officer (CIO)
These guidelines on political activities should help faculty, staff and students exercise their rights as citizens over the next two months without running afoul of laws designed to keep public agencies politically neutral.
A bakery menu that features seasonal choices is another change this fall by ISU Dining.
Senior vice president and provost Jonathan Wickert highlighted recent posts to his academic affairs blog in a report at the Sept. 1 Professional and Scientific Council meeting.
In his Sept. 14 annual address, President Steven Leath will introduce the new strategic plan and discuss his priorities for this academic year.