A stretch of sidewalk west of Horticulture Hall was the focus of this year's Arbor Day planting. Members of the graduate student horticulture society spearheaded the design and implementation of the project.
Non-tenure eligible professorships, preceded by the word "clinical," were proposed at the April 19 Faculty Senate meeting. The appointments primarily would be used for Vet Med specialists with teaching and service duties, such as diagnosis and treatment of patients.
State funding increase for the next fiscal year is less than one-third of what was requested to address issues associated with Iowa State's rapid enrollment growth.
The area surrounding the Fountain of the Four Seasons will be completely relandscaped this summer. The project, which will complement the cast stone wall installed on the north side of Union Drive last year, is part of the campus beautification initiative.
A cooperative effort provided 400 hallway benches for students in targeted buildings with high classroom use.
President Steven Leath asked a faculty task force to look for ideas and solutions to Iowa State's growing enrollment. The group's final report should be completed by June.
The closure begins Monday, May 9. Vehicles will be detoured; pedestrians and bicyclists shouldn't be affected.
A new smartphone app will make it easier than ever to request safe escort across campus between dusk and dawn.