About 550 admirers of alumnus George Washington Carver -- joined by more than 100 online -- celebrated the state's inaugural Carver Day Wednesday evening in the Memorial Union Great Hall.
Nine projects, a $10.5 million investment announced last June, are the lead-in to an annual competitive process that will prioritize and fund proposals from the university community. Here's an update on those nine.
The app is free to download and has safety features to use while walking on campus or when requesting a ride. It also provides one-touch links to many key units and departments across campus.
Since 1995 at Iowa State, the program has helped prepare first-generation, low-income or underrepresented juniors and seniors for graduate study, with the goal of increasing diversity among doctoral graduates.
For Iowa State units that periodically need to lease land or building space for their academic, research or business operations, new "how to" documents help them complete those leases. The process isn't new, just the documents.