Train delivers coal to 1890s-era power station

125-year-old power move deserves a celebration

Nine years after Thomas Edison pioneered a very efficient way to generate power and heat, Iowa State incorporated the process into its first power plant, erected  north of Lab of Mechanics in 1891. Help celebrate 125 years of of power plant history at an April 21 open house.

Faculty P&T list goes to regents next week

Iowa State is presenting 58 requests this spring; if approved, the changes take effect this summer.

Student employees in call center receive instructions.

Call center

News digs for call center

The ISU Foundation's call center joined university relations and the Iowa State Daily Media Group in the Kingland Building on Lincoln Way last month.

New health insurance model means lower premiums for students, scholars

Students and visiting scholars who enroll in the Student and Scholars Health Insurance Plan will have more money in their pockets beginning this fall, thanks to a new insurance model that puts Iowa State in control. 

Google street view of the sidewalk between the Jischke Honors Bu

Sidewalk view

Sidewalk views in Google maps

It's now possible to meander most campus sidewalks via Google Maps' street view, although it's more healthful and fun to do your walks, old-school.

Cyclone Market will showcase student groups

An estimated 33 student organizations will be showcased during Cyclone Market on Saturday,  April 16. The community outreach and fundraising event precedes the annual football spring game.

My university home

A quick look at where students choose to live while they attend Iowa State.