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April 29, 2005

Four dean finalists

Four finalists have been named in the search for a new College of Human Sciences dean.

Budget, salaries plans pending

University budget plans, including salary policies, await legislative decisions.

Early input on self-study sought

Comments are sought on an early draft of a self-study report that will be a key part of ISU's upcoming accreditation review.

Summer dig

Summer plans

Iowa State researchers ready for summer digs, dives, river walks and road trips.

Special Olympics parking notes

Traffic routes, parking lots will be affected by Special Olympics May 19-21.

Poster presentation

McNair Scholars

McNair Scholars are undergrads who pair up with faculty mentors to do research and prepare for grad school.


  • Summer hours begin May 9
  • WOI CD sale April 30
  • Educational technology event May 9
  • Archives welcomes records, papers
  • Inside online only through summer
  • Lavender graduation May 5
  • P&S forum: Retention projects
  • How butterfly wings work
  • Women sought for ISU research
  • All announcements
Bill Rickard

Wind lab handyman

Handyman-scientist Bill Rickard makes things happen in Howe wind lab.

Morrill plans revised

Bid overruns prompt revisions in Morrill Hall renovation plan.



Students clean parks, install playground equipment.

Residence candidates

Four finalists are interviewing for residence director.

Student in meat class


Undergrad inspects sausages in processed meats class.

Tailoring plants

A free May 16 conference explores ways to tailor plants for bio-energy, bioproducts.

Where's Bob?

Where's Bob?

Where did Bob find this tranquil spot?

President upbeat

President Geoffroy delivers upbeat "state of the university" address to Faculty Senate.

Rabbit sculptures

Reiman rabbits

Rabbits (of the bronze variety) take residence in Reiman Gardens.


1913 vet clinice

Vet College is 125

Photo montage honors 125 years of Veterinary Medicine College.


Commencement activities are May 6-7.



J. Herman Blake, Sarah Buck