An estimated 190 staff, administrators and faculty welcomed students to Iowa State at stations around campus duing the first two days of class.
Increasing attacks on ISU networks have prompted IT officials to tighten security. Starting Sept. 1, those accessing office computers or servers from off-campus will need to include ISU's VPN in the sign-on process.
A decade ago, student leaders spurred the development of six principles that exemplified their aspirations for the ISU community. In a letter to faculty, staff and students earlier this week, President Leath called for recommitment to the principles.
Some students, faculty and staff may be feeling the effects of a summer marked by acts of violence, natural disasters and other traumatic events. Resources are available for those struggling with coursework, emotional or physical issues or simply navigating campus.
After decades of a "no food or beverages" rule, departments and student organizations that use general university classrooms now may bring in both.
In case you missed it, Inside recaps changes that took place on campus over the summer.