male student accepts fresh fruit from a staff member

A strong start

Continuing an Iowa State tradition, faculty and staff took to the sidewalks the first two days of class to answer students' questions and ply them with fresh fruit.

New faculty this fall surpass 120

Iowa State's 123 new faculty include 15 professors, 11 associate professors and 97 assistant professors.

Tera Lawson headshot.

Tera Lawson

Meet Tera Lawson, Professional and Scientific Council president

Lawson wants to build and strengthen communication between Professional and Scientific Council representatives, P&S staff, administrators, faculty and the university community.

Rob Wallace headshot.

Rob Wallace

Meet Rob Wallace, Faculty Senate president

Wallace anticipates several issues to come before the senate this year, including faculty PRS (personal responsibility statement) guidelines, non-tenure eligible faculty position definitions and Faculty Handbook updates.

Search is on for web accessibility coordinator

The coordinator will lead university efforts to build and maintain accessible websites, classroom technologies and other online resources.

Learn to be a champion of change

Need help adjusting to change? Consider enrolling in university human resources' new training series, "Championing Change at ISU."