Student teams in professor Richard Wlezien's aerospace engineering intro classes designed and operated their "lighter than air" vehicles during a fly-off in Howe Hall last week.
An estimated 1,708 students are completing Iowa State degrees this week and many of them will celebrate the milestone this weekend in cap and gown. The graduates include 110 doctoral candidates, 210 master's students and an estimated 1,388 bachelor's degree recipients.
Food, caffeine and wireless access are necessities during finals week, making The Hub and other ISU Dining centers and cafés popular study spots.
Winter break is fast approaching. Here are a few tips to remember before you leave your office for the holidays.
Use your 2012 flexible spending account dollars by Dec. 31 or lose unclaimed money that has been deducted from your paycheck all year.
A short agenda allowed time for topical discussion during the Dec. 11 Faculty Senate meeting. Senators also were briefed on the public disagreement surrounding the Harkin Institute of Public Policy.
Council members are considering representation realignment, including a proposal to reduce the six current areas to four that reflect the university's organizational structure.