All that's green turns gold

 Autumn is beautiful. Add Iowa State's picturesque campus to the mix? Near perfection. 

Input sought on eight efficiency proposals

A team from Deloitte Consulting summarized eight proposed business cases (cost-benefit estimates prior to implementation) to the state Board of Regents on Oct. 2. Following a six-week period of discussion and input on the three campuses, the board will take action on the eight business cases on Nov. 14.

Oct. 13 town hall topic: Proposed efficiencies

The Oct. 13 town hall meeting is a good place to learn about the Deloitte consultants' latest efficiency proposals and offer your comments. The recommendations are part of the state Board of Regents' Transparent Inclusive Efficiency Review (TIER).

Cyber security moves

Encrypted laptops, stronger passwords and software that sniffs out security holes are among cyber security measures underway or scheduled for campus this school year.

New award established for P&S employees

The Professional and Scientific Council added a CYtation award named for long-time ISU employee and council member Dan Woodin, who died last year.