Dean of the University Library Beth McNeil is on the job as of July 15.
Iowa State will invest about $23.5 million more this year -- including $14 million in reallocated funds -- in services and programs that enhance the academic and campus experience for students.
External funders -- government agencies, industry, foundations and individuals -- put a record $424.9 million into Iowa State in FY2015. The funds support researchers, students, education programs, equipment purchases, building projects and extension activities.
Members of the Professional and Scientific Council met this month to work on priorities for the upcoming academic year.