Going green, Cyclone style

A senior's dream to install a green roof on a section of the Memorial Union came to fruition last week. The MU masterpiece joins a handful of other green roofs on campus.

Three provost finalists will interview on campus next week

The university community is invited to participate in the candidates' open forums, either live or by viewing videos of each forum. The search committee requests that online evaluation forums be submitted by noon April 30.

Senators hear about electronic class evaluation system

At its April 17 meeting, the Faculty Senate hears about an electronic class evaluation pilot, learns that Cyclone student-athletes outperform the general student body academically, and approves several new academic programs and catalog policies.

Four finalists named in dean of students search

Candidates will interview on campus in the next two weeks; their visits will include a public forum.


"Prom Night" at Seasons dining center, April 2011

Students make choices to hold down meal plan rates

As she does every fall, ISU Dining director Nancy Levandowski involved students in changes to their meal plans, including services and rates. If approved by the state Board of Regents next week, this year's efforts accomplished a 0 percent rate increase.

Off the beaten (Veishea) path

There's more to Veishea than you might think. Check out some of the favorite can't-miss Veishea activities posted by Iowa State's Facebook friends.