The Iowa State softball team opened its home season last weekend with a five-team tournament in the Bergstrom Indoor Training Facility near Jack Trice Stadium. It was the first time the building was used for regulation collegiate softball games.
All faculty and professional and scientific staff will receive an employee benefits survey in their e-mail from human resource services later this week. Don't delete it. HRS wants to know which employee benefits are most valuable to you.
P&S Council president Mark Clarridge told members at their Feb. 10 meeting that council and Faculty Senate leaders are working together to find alternatives for the planned increase in recreation services user fees.
An annual report to the state Board of Regents shows gains in student retention and graduation rates.
Reiman Gardens launched its 2011 insects theme with a "Picnic Antics" conservatory display. The larger-than-life picnic basket houses the state's largest public display of leaf cutter ants, hard at work building their own garden.
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The Miracle Worker
The Miracle Worker, the story of Helen Keller and teacher Annie Sullivan, is ISU Theatre's first spring opener.
Campus sustainability symposium
Feb. 21-22 includes evening lectures by environmental stewards.