construction manager explains progress on renovation

Upstairs at the MU

A one-year renovation of the Memorial Union's top three floors is on schedule for late April move-in for seven student services units.

Senate reaches a decision on U.S. diversity outcomes requirement

By a vote of 33-20, senators rejected a motion to rescind the executive board's amendment that reduced the number of learning outcomes students must achieve in U.S. diversity courses from four to three. The outcomes were updated for the first time since the requirement was introduced in the 1990s.

How to prepare your WorkFlex request

Through Nov. 26, the Friday after Thanksgiving, staff can request a flexible work arrangement through WorkFlex, the university's new program that provides options for where, when and how staff work. Here are some tips to think about if you're submitting a request.

Campus vaccine clinic scheduled for Nov. 17-18

The clinic in State Gym will offer a smorgasbord of vaccines: All three brands of COVID-19 vaccines, booster doses, third dose (for the immunocompromised) and seasonal flu vaccine. Appointments must be scheduled online by 8 p.m. Nov. 15.

Regents approve launch of free speech survey

Regent university employees and students received the survey link this week. The deadline to complete the first edition of what will be a biennial assessment is Dec. 1.

Masked staff administer tests to clients in vehicles

Drive-thru clinic

In and out testing site

A reminder that Iowa State is partnering with Hy-Vee to offer COVID-19 testing at a drive-thru clinic in the parking lot west of Stephens Auditorium. Appointments are required. 

Faculty workweek report reflects pandemic shifts

It didn't change how many hours Iowa State faculty work in a week, but the pandemic did tweak how they spent that time.