More than 300 of the 350-plus glass panels in a window replacement project at the southeast corner of Parks Library are in place.
Senior vice president for student affairs Toyia Younger will lead a 10-member search committee, and the university will contract with a search firm to help develop the candidate pool in a national search for a successor to Reginald Stewart.
Joseph Ballard II is the inaugural director of diversity, equity and inclusion for the campus life unit in the student affairs division.
Following an initial five-year NSF grant (2006-11) for a transformational program called ADVANCE, Iowa State found university funds to keep the program in house. It was a long-term commitment to changing the faculty culture, developing programs that establish flexibility and promoting transparency and clear expectations helpful to faculty as they progress through their careers.
Comments are being accepted through Aug. 31 on a draft policy on digital accessibility that calls for regular reviewing and repairing existing materials, widespread training and -- by 2026 -- a requirement that all new digital content meet digital accessibility standards.