News and Events

  • Women in Science and Engineering Shares Vision for Next Generation

    Monday, December 12, 2016
    For years, women studying science and engineering have faced discrimination and isolation, simply because of their gender. But the Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE) program is fighting this stigma.
  • Students Challenged with Sustainable Projects

    Wednesday, December 7, 2016
    Howe Hall was buzzing with activity Tuesday afternoon, as students from three different mechanical engineering classes, ME 270, ME 415 and ME 466, showed off sustainability projects they've worked on during the entire semester.
  • Foresight Gives Way to Cancel Event for Safety

    Tuesday, December 6, 2016
    ISU Students 4 Trump announced Monday that the Milo Yiannopoulos event scheduled for Friday has been cancelled.
  • Local Food Waste Diverted by ISU Students

    Thursday, December 1, 2016
    Four Iowa State students, two who are currently enrolled and two graduates, have recently been awarded $35,000 to put toward their student start-up food dehydrator.
  • Indigenous Heritage Month Display Brings Awareness

    Monday, November 28, 2016
    This year is the first time that the library has created an exhibit for Indigenous Heritage Month. The display consists of books that are written about or by indigenous peoples, mostly Native Americans. It is located in the Fireplace Reading Room.
  • ISU Student Organization Project Cohort Connects Veterans and Community

    Monday, November 28, 2016
    Every day in the United States, men and women sacrifice time from their life to serve in the U.S. military — many join right out of high school, before they are able to receive a college education. Even at Iowa State, there are many veterans.
  • Sustainable Living is the Focus of Yoga Philosophy

    Monday, November 21, 2016
    Live Yoga, Live Green, an Iowa State club dedicated to this lifestyle has a meeting every Wednesday. At one of its meetings, the group taught a vegetarian cooking class and hosted a session of musical meditation.
  • ISU Celebrates Distinctions for Cultural Experience

    Friday, November 18, 2016
    Sweat dripped from her forehead, her cheeks red as she extended her hands in speech. Her words sped out with a certain adoration as she spoke of her background. Natali Rimoun Jouzi, a sophomore in nutritional science, came to share her culture.
  • An Agent for Change: Angela Shaw

    Thursday, November 17, 2016
    If you really want to understand food safety, microbiology might be a good place to start. Angela Shaw, an assistant professor of food science and human nutrition at ISU, wants to make Midwest fruit and vegetable growers' produce as safe as possible.
  • Indigenous Film Series Features Native Perspectives

    Wednesday, November 16, 2016
    The Indigenous Film Series wrapped up its third event this semester on Tuesday in Carver 101, playing the indigenous-made film "Rhymes for Young Ghouls."
  • Fall Color Comes Inside Through Creative Touches

    Wednesday, November 16, 2016
    Reiman Gardens held a floral design series workshop on Nov. 15.
  • Sustainable Architecture Focus of Berlin Summer Academy

    Tuesday, November 15, 2016
    The Lyle E. Lightfoot Forum in the College of Design was packed full on Monday night, and for a good reason. The opening reception for the 2016 Berlin Summer Academy took place from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. and featured eight Iowa State architecture students.
  • Sustainable Life Style Discussed at 'How Sleep Shapes Social Behavior' Talk

    Tuesday, November 15, 2016
    In college, students' sleeping patterns can become more erratic as they stay up late to do homework and get up early for class. Zlatan Krizan, associate professor of social psychology, discussed how sleep and social behavior are intertwined.
  • IISU ROTC Program Celebrates Veterans Through Physical Workout Day

    Monday, November 14, 2016
    Most of Iowa State is still asleep at 6 a.m. on a Friday, but this past week, Lied Recreation Athletic Center was full of students and professors, all working out to honor veterans. The Workout of the Day with Warriors is an annual Veterans Day event.
  • Celebrate Diversity While Learning About International Cultures

    Monday, November 14, 2016
    International Game Night will take place from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday in the South Ballroom of the Memorial Union. Students who attend will have the opportunity to play traditional and modern games from various countries.