female student under a green umbrella passes tulip bed

A Cyclone walk

The tulips outside Curtiss Hall soaked up this week's cool, wet weather.

Curbing costs, supporting open access with new journal deals

Academic libraries across the globe, including Iowa State's, are reassessing "big deal" subscription bundles with major journal publishers, looking to reduce costs and push research out from behind paywalls.

Readying faculty for Workday

A faculty-focused website provides resources for Iowa State's switch to Workday, including a "training map" of courses that align with faculty position responsibilities.

Interim library dean Hilary Seo

Hilary Seo

Seo appointed interim dean of University Library

Hilary Seo, associate professor and associate dean of curation services, will begin her appointment as interim library dean on July 1.

Regents have first look at tuition increases for fall

Resident undergraduates at Iowa State would pay about $330 more in tuition and mandatory fees. For out-of-state undergraduates, the jump would be about $1,100.

Sherri Paul and Cindy Stigler

Sherri Paul and Cindy Stigler

Answering the call when problems arise

FPM clerks Cindy Stigler and Sherri Paul are the helpful voices on the "Report a Problem" phone line. The duo has spent nearly 20 years helping campus buildings and grounds function as expected and look their best.

Units receive guidelines for moving, housing service team members

A collaborative effort is needed to provide the equipment, phone and space needs of staff moving into specialist roles on improved service delivery teams.

Vice president for research Sarah Nusser

Sarah Nusser

Nusser reappointed as vice president for research

Vice president for research Sarah Nusser has been appointed to a second five-year term, through 2024.