Opening day

Crowded sidewalks this week confirm another large student body at Iowa State this fall. Just how large will be known after Aug. 31, when the official count is taken.

Obama visit Tuesday will limit access to central campus

President Barack Obama will make a stop on central campus Tuesday afternoon as part of a higher education tour. Here is some helpful information for navigating campus before and during his visit.

Pamela Anthony



Pamela Anthony assumed the dean of students post on Aug. 1, after serving as assistant dean at Georgia State University in Atlanta since 2003.

Community invited to president's formal welcome

A tradition that began when Adonijah Welch ceremonially took the helm in 1869 will be repeated next month when president Leath is installed as Iowa State's 15th president. You're invited to join the celebration.

Suzanne Hendrich


Q&A with Faculty Senate president Suzanne Hendrich

University-wide learning outcomes and assessments, and demonstrating the value of ISU faculty are among the priorities for the senate's incoming president.

David Orman


Q&A with P&S Council president David Orman

The 2012-13 council president will focus on salary compression and fairness issues, and work to cultivate relationships with ISU's new senior leadership.

Summer 2012 retrospective

Here's a look back at some of the campus news you may have missed over the summer.