Beth McNeil stands outside Parks Library.


Dean of the University Library Beth McNeil is on the job as of July 15.

Half of new dollars in next operating budget will bolster the student experience

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.

Researchers in ISU wind tunnel

External funding

External funding at record high

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.

Council plans for upcoming year

Members of the Professional and Scientific Council met this month to work on priorities for the upcoming academic year.