Dewayne Goldman addresses the crowd

Iowa State community remembers an accomplished alumnus

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.

Jump-start initiatives take strides toward strategic plan goals

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.

Iowa State Safe replaces ISU Guardian as safety app

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.

Federal grant renewed for McNair program, applications open for fall cohort

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. 

Property leasing process guide available to all units

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.