Construction of The Great Pumpkin treehouse.

Setting up house in the gardens

Eight individually themed interactive houses are being constructed throughout Reiman Gardens as part of the "Intreeguing Treehouses" exhibit that opens this weekend.

Heads up: A campus road near you may close this summer

Sections of Beach, Farm House, Osborn, Union and Wallace roads near central campus will be closed for a time this summer, either for reconstruction or to accommodate utility projects. Other summer projects will require sidewalk or lane closures.

Senate starts debate on faculty responsibilities

Policy changes for faculty position responsibility statements were introduced at the April 21 Faculty Senate meeting. The proposed changes stemmed from a task force report released in February.


Severe weather preparation

Keep an eye on the sky

Severe thunderstorms, lightning, floods, tornadoes. It's spring in Iowa and that means weather can become volatile. Read these tips to prepare yourself (and your coworkers) for severe weather emergencies. 

Library collaborates with peers to speed access to scholarly works

Information system upgrade will allow ISU users to leverage the work of multiple libraries, including other Iowa university libraries.

Survey identifies professional development needs

Handling difficult behaviors, strategic planning, and managing and resolving conflict are the top training needs of professional and scientific employee supervisors, according to a recent survey. Read more survey results and discover how university human resources intends to address these training needs.