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Taking the cardinal and gold to the Capitol

Iowa State faculty and staff and students headed to Des Moines Tuesday to share innovative programs and opportunities for Iowans with state legislators at the annual ISU Day at the Capitol.

Free faculty conference focuses on AI

The conference is highlighted by three guest keynote speakers who interact with AI in different ways. Several campus experts will lead 20-minute breakout sessions around the keynotes to discuss AI's impact across campus.

How Workday Student can distribute workloads and expand capacity

Many of the function and process changes rolling out in Workday Student arose from the opportunity to remedy limitations in Iowa State's decades-old legacy systems. Staff experiences and their ideas for solutions are behind these examples.

Parking rates, video/sound purchase requests go to regents next week

Also on the agenda when the state Board of Regents meets Feb. 28 in Urbandale: Expansion plans for the large animal hospital, DEI directives update, funding for a Scheman renovation and lots of annual presentations.

Playhouses will highlight Reiman Gardens' annual theme

As part of its 2024 "Living Landscape" theme, 11 life-size, custom playhouses will be in the gardens for the summer season, June 1 through Sept. 30. Hobbit house, anyone?