Lofted smoke and wind patterns out of Canada are producing a phenomenon of haze-filtered sunlight in the Midwest.
A new management company will oversee the Iowa State Center, which includes Stephens Auditorium, Fisher Theater and the Scheman Building. Ames-based VenuWorks will manage all events, conferences, catering and concessions beginning Aug. 1.
Wall bearing the Iowa State University nameplate will tie in with summer 2016 plans for the front lawn of the Memorial Union.
A special ISU loan fund makes it easy and rewarding for colleges and departments to be green.
The largest increase is in the number of students enrolling only in distance education courses (generally off-campus or online).