The university's main exhibit at the Iowa State Fair is attracting thousands of visitors. The fair runs through Sunday, Aug. 17.
Administrators briefed the P&S Council on a variety of issues -- from the regents' efficiency review to recent upgrades on the university network -- during the council's first meeting of the academic year.
Transportation services has added another service for campus clients: upfitting vehicles leased to Iowa State departments.
Fall semster is about 10 days away, but students are returning to Ames. The pace accelerates this week, with the opening of ISU apartments (on Saturday) and residence halls (Tuesday).
The Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT) is offering workshops for new faculty and teaching assistants Aug. 19 and 20.