October 2017

Retirement planning workshop for women is Nov. 8

University human resources and VALIC (retirement planners) will host a workshop, "Retirement Strategies for Women," on Nov. 8 (noon-1 p.m., MU Oak Room) that addresses financial hurdles specific to women and strategies for overcoming them. Register online (use registration code ISUAME11AF) or call 800-426-3753.

Training for youth program leaders is Nov. 8

The offices of Risk Management, Extension and Outreach, and Conference Planning and Management will offer training on Nov. 8 (9-11 a.m., 1155 Administrative Services Building) that provides information about policies, procedures and forms for conducting youth programs at ISU. The training is for anyone responsible for planning and supervising youth programs or providing administrative support for one. Preregistration is required; send an email to by Nov. 6.

Spring course materials due now to ISU Book Store

Faculty are reminded to submit spring course materials to the ISU Book Store now or as soon as they receive their spring teaching assignments. Textbook and supply requirements should be submitted to the designated department coordinator. If departments don't have a designee, email orders to Katelyn Engh, ISU Book Store.