Work on a flood mitigation system of earthen berms and concrete fortified gateways is wrapping up outside the Lied Center.
Sixty tenured or tenure-track faculty have been hired since November, more than half of them in targeted areas "critical to Iowa's economic future," as identified last fall by President Steven Leath.
The state Board of Regents approved the FY14 university budget, endorsed recommendations of a transparency task force and heard a report on ISU's strategic plan during its Aug. 8 meeting in the Memorial Union.
University photographer Bob Elbert caught this deer snacking on crabapples near the Communications Building.
We've compiled a list of college and university-wide events scheduled to launch the new academic year.