Information tables fill the rotunda at the Iowa Capitol.

A cardinal and gold day

Iowa Staters highlighted entrepreneurial programs and successes during the annual ISU Day at the Capitol March 6 in Des Moines.

Service delivery update includes local vs. specialist duties

Improved service delivery leaders developed an overview of the different (and shared) work done by finance and human resources specialists and local staff.


College pitch-off

College-level pitch contest draws startup ideas from all corners

Students have more opportunities than ever to pitch ideas for business startups. Winners of college-level pitch-offs will be among the students competing tonight in the ISU Innovation Pitch Competition.

CELT program to benefit new faculty

A Teaching and Learning Academy is one of several new programs guided by CELT faculty fellows that aid faculty and staff in strengthening teaching and research.

Proposed 10-year sustainability plan shared with faculty senators

The plan focuses on three strategies for improving energy use. Implementation could occur by July.

Architect's sketch of renovated Hilton Coliseum

Hilton Coliseum

Hilton concourse, campus cellphone coverage proposals clear regent committee

Also on the Feb. 28 agenda: parking rates, student housing rates, Vet Med construction proposal and a new national institute for campus.

Campus sexual assault and misconduct is focus of national student survey

Iowa State is one of 33 institutions participating in the survey led by the Association of American Universities. All students are encouraged to complete the 20-minute online survey, which is open through March. Results will be shared next fall.

April 1 is the deadline to request summer remodeling projects

Departments wishing to have interior remodeling or new furniture installations completed by fall semester must submit their service requests by April 1 to facilities planning and management.