Rows of fish tanks in Jeffrey Essner and Maura McGrail's new lab in the Advanced Teaching and Research Building will boost their research. But it's also pretty great for their students -- and the fish.
The CyDeas feedback form, accessible on the president's website, was created to gather innovative suggestions that help make the Iowa State experience better.
Creating a supportive and inclusive environment for nonbinary, transgender and gender-nonconforming students is something more faculty and staff are doing. Workshops and training provide opportunities to remove obstacles to learning in the classroom.
Also on the agenda when the state Board of Regents meets Feb. 27-28 in Ames: Student housing rates for next year, an addition to Vet Med's field services building.