Iowa State's fall enrollment of 29,969 students includes 5,728 new first-year students, 1,383 new transfer students and 1,195 new graduate and professional students.
In a new role as senior advisor to the president, she will lead strategic initiatives as well as federal relations.
Five questions with accounting associate professor Jon Perkins.
The ISU police department added public safety officers and campus safety ambassadors to help its officers by responding to some nonenforcement calls for service. They provide more security to campus and the programs help lead some into a career in law enforcement.
Carolann Jensen outlined the legislative budget-setting process at the Professional and Scientific Council's Sept. 1 meeting. The council also got an update on hiring for Iowa State Online, the central unit for online instruction support that will launch Jan. 1.
Iowa State will seek two increases in state operating support next year: a $12 million increase to its general university appropriation and $376,519 in additional biosciences innovation funding.