COVID-19 testing options are plentiful

Free rapid antigen self-test kits can be picked up at campus distribution sites or, for those with ISU health insurance, at pharmacies or other retailers. Details were shared this week on how ISU-insured employees will be reimbursed for over-the-counter tests they purchase.

VanDerZanden reappointed as associate provost

Praised for her leadership on several projects during the pandemic, associate provost for academic programs Ann Marie VanDerZanden's second five-year term begins July 1.

World's largest science society honors six researchers for distinguished work

They join 140 other Iowa State researchers elected AAAS fellows since 1910.

Pandemic drives up use of instruction apps in Canvas

Canvas allows instructors to introduce a variety of external tools, content and activities through learning tools interoperability or apps. ISU has approved more than 70 LTIs for instructor and student use.

More strides for the faculty mentoring program

A college peer mentor network, training workshops, online guide for faculty mentors and raised expectations for mentoring term faculty are among the enhancements to the university's program in the last year.

Four tips for safe travel across campus this winter

Mother Nature rarely grants ice-free Iowa winters, so here are four tips for safely walking to class or exiting your vehicle in a campus lot.