A bird's-eye view of students working on laptops in Howe Hall

Open classroom

Engineering students work on their laptops in the interactive open classroom on Howe Hall's lower level.

Nusser to complete service as VPR next summer

Sarah Nusser, who has served as vice president for research since February 2014, said she will complete her service at the end of the fiscal year. A national search will launch this fall.

electric charging stations and Chevrolet Bolts

Electric options

Electric vehicle charging stations open for personal use during the day

Employees who commute to work in electric vehicles are welcome to use new charging stations in the transportation services lot during business hours.

'Netiquette' points out how little things make big difference

An etiquette and networking event helps students learn manners for formal dining and best impressions in social situations.


Cattle pen bedding

From boxes as bedding to dorm room bins, recycling efforts blossom

A variety of projects are in the works to help Iowa State meet its goal of eliminating landfill waste by 2025, including an innovative pilot project shredding recycled cardboard for use as animal bedding and the launch this fall of in-room recycling in every residence hall.

Grants available to develop, expand study abroad opportunities

ISU's Council on International Programs encourages faculty and staff to apply for grants of up to $6,000. The deadline is Oct. 15.

Website memorializes students who die during their campus years

Cyclones Forever website includes link to resource page for faculty and staff when a student dies.