Sending them home

ISU leaders did the honors March 24 when two American bald eagles were released to the wild. One of the birds was treated for lead poisoning in the College of Veterinary Medicine.

Shattered glass

Glass-shattering "cool science" demo

Middle schoolers eye academic, career options

Approximately 260 talented middle schoolers visited campus Wednesday to view new technologies in various colleges and explore academic and career options. The students were participating in the Investigation Series Conference, sponsored by Precollegiate Programs for Talented and Gifted (OPPTAG).

Student mentors take on financial literacy challenge

CyGold, Iowa State's new peer mentoring program in financial literacy, could make an appearance at a student meeting near you in April.


Stash the Trash/Veishea Service Day

Pitching in for a better community

Fabulous weather, good organization, free food and more than 2,000 volunteers made for a successful Stash the Trash/Veishea Service Day on March 24.

Claim 2011 flexible spending expenses by April 30

If you haven't done so yet, it's time to gather receipts for your 2011 medical and dependent care expenses. The deadline for submitting 2011 flexible spending account claims is April 30.