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Sept. 9, 2005

Dorm lights spell 'Beat Iowa'

Sentiments from Wallace-Wilson halls

Big Game memories

Five Cyclone loyalists recall their favorite moments of big games past.

Game day tips

Here are tips for avoiding delays en route to Saturday's football game.

Self-study ready for comments

The self-study that's part of the coming accreditation review is ready for your comments. Public forums are scheduled in early October.

Cheryl Achterberg


New dean

Human Sciences dean college Cheryl Achterberg assumed her new duties Sept. 1.

Building a teaching portfolio

Teaching expert Corly Brooke offers five tips for building a solid teaching portfolio.

Fall enrollment

Enrollment this fall is 25,741, a slight decrease from last fall. New undergrad, new freshmen and minority numbers are up.


  • Fall convocation is Sept. 26
  • Tutors sought
  • Genomics symposium Sept. 22-25
  • Grants for women's programs
  • United Way campaign begins
  • Evening meals on campus
  • Seminar marks 125 years of entomology teaching
  • More announcements

Hsain Ilahiane, anthropology, (right) visits with "Frontiers" students.

First-year frontiers

First-year students explore "frontiers of the discipline" in new course.

Campus climate efforts on track

Officials are preparing to carry out recommended activities to improve the campus climate for diversity.

LeBaron Auditorium

A gem

Professor Corly Brooke says the new LeBaron Auditorium, with its state-of-the-art learning tools, is a "gem."

P&S Council likes SSN protection proposal

The P&S Council lent its support to a proposed policy to protect student and employee Social Security numbers.

Research briefs

Bill Simpkins to study Ames water supply.

Reiman Gardens 'cake'

Blooming B-Day at Reiman Gardens

Blooming birthday cake, games, and music are part of Reiman Gardens' 10-year celebration, Sept. 17-18.

Arts and Events

'Steam' from The Crucible

Can't miss campus art

Here's a tour of some campus art treasures you may have missed.

Creativity series

A year-long series aims to cultivate creative faculty.

More A&E

  • Top picks
  • "Miss Saigon" coming to Stephens
  • Free movies in Sept.



Carl Bern, Hongwei Xin, Charles Hurburgh, the George Washington Carver Teacher Education Program.