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Jan. 27, 2006

Budget outlook

Gov. Tom Vilsack's FY07 budget recommendations a mixed bag for Iowa State.

Energy-savings sequel

With new plan, officials hope to return ISU to its energy-saving ways.

Carolina Cruz-Neira

Virtual reality extravaganza

Carolina Cruz-Neira's Presidential Lecture on virtual reality will be a feast for the eyes.

Promoting economic development

Feb. 15 event will show how Regent universities aid economic development.

New budget model report soon

A second report on developing a new ISU budget model will be released in early February.

Morrill Hall

Morrill panes

Crews recently began installing new windows in Morrill Hall. Renovations should be complete by January 2007.


Sedahlia Crase is next Faculty Senate president-elect.


  • Call for Honors seminar proposals
  • WorkOut Women conference April 2
  • Obesity expert returns to campus
  • Lunch with Coach Archibald
  • P&S Council nominations due Feb. 17
  • Financial aid mini-conference Feb. 9
  • Benefit past dinner Feb. 8
  • New features at MU
  • Ideas sought for proposed research/wellness center
  • Sea kayaking in Alaska
  • More announcements
Lyric Bartholomay

Lyric Bartholomay

Mosquito watcher

Entomologist sees beauty in the eyes of a mosquito.

Srinivas Aluru and supercomputer

On the fast track

New supercomputer is the 73rd fastest in the world.


Public comments sought in accreditation review.

Pease and the robin

It's been so warm

If the buttercups are blossoming in Montana, maybe it's not unlikely to see a January robin in Iowa. Animal ecologist Jim Pease and an unidentified hand model help us consider the possibility.

MU keeps post office

A U.S. postal counter will remain in the Union, under a new lease.

Fast access to employee info

More employee information is now available through AccessPlus

Carver Co-Laboratory ablaze with lights

Long days

Days are longer for plants in the greenhouse addition of the Roy J. Carver Co-Laboratory.

Arts and Events

Scene from 'How I Learned to Drive'

Dark comedy

ISU Theatre opens spring season with "How I Learned to Drive."

Roaring 20s dancers


"Thoroughly Modern Millie" to Stephens Feb. 11.

More A&E

  • Student 'Varieties' opens soon
  • Barjche dance concert in early February



Alfred Blackmer, Antonio Mallarino, Russ Mullen, Mary Wiedenhoeft, and the ISU Recycling Committee.