Students take in ClubFest at outdoor tents

Freshman enrollment climbs 6% from last fall

Nearly 60% of Iowa State's 30,708 students this fall are enrolled in a STEM field.

Meet Chris Johnsen, P&S Council president

Five questions with Chris Johnsen, manager of the extension store and distribution center for ISU Extension and Outreach.

Meet Andrea Wheeler, Faculty Senate president

Five questions with associate professor of architecture Andrea Wheeler.

Next year's funding requests are on regents docket

The university's proposed request includes nearly $8.5 million in additional state operating support and multi-year commitments to two building projects. The state Board of Regents will meet Sept. 15-16 in Ames.

Gameday field of flags will honor 9/11 victims

A 12-by-18-inch flag from their country of origin will honor each of the 2,977 victims who perished on the ground or in a plane when suicide terrorists commandeered four commercial jets Sept. 11, 2001.

Growing Together Iowa

Community garden

Extension's garden project grows across the state

The Growing Together Iowa project helps counties combat food insecurity by providing produce from community gardens to food pantries. Over the past five years, the program has donated 441,000 pounds of fresh produce.