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Oct. 6, 2006

Proposed gateway

Proposed gateway

New south entry envisioned

The South Campus Gateway Plan is a project that will create an inviting new entryway to campus.

Elizabeth Hoffman.

Hoffman takes new post starting Jan. 1.

Hoffman named

Elizabeth Hoffman former University of Colorado president and Iowa State University dean, has been named executive vice president and provost.

A talk with Elizabeth Hoffman

Returning to Iowa for the new executive vice president feels like coming home.

Water crisis

This year's Borlaug Lecturer, Margaret Catley-Carlson will talk about the world's water crisis: how it started, whom it affects and how to fight it.

Fall fund drive

WOI Radio's fall fund drive Oct. 13-20.

Green light for new wine institute, software degree

Regents OK proposals for wine institute and software engineering degree.


  • Flu shot clinic Nov. 1-17
  • New university e-mail policy
  • Confidential hotline
  • Funds for biotech events
  • Planetarium show, star gazing
  • New time for volleyball match
  • A cappella at MU
  • World Food Day teleconference
  • Global citizenship symposium
  • Daycare opening on campus
  • Virtual school lecture Oct. 31
  • Appointments: Joanne Altieri, Matthew Bailey, Nicola Pohl.
  • More announcements
Kevin Schilling

Kevin Schilling

Devoted to the oboe

Woodwind player celebrates 50 years of playing the oboe.


Benefits manager

Michael Otis is ISU's new benefits manager.

Large grant to ISU

$3.3 million NSF grant will advance women's careers in science and tech.

Where's Bob?

Where's Bob?

Where did photographer Bob Elbert find these shady characters?

Nominate someone

It's time to start thinking about nominations for 2007 university awards.

Work on Bookends Cafe.

Library cafe

Work continues on the Bookends Cafe in the ISU Library.

Economic development plans

State funds will advance research in biosciences, info technology, advanced manufacturing.

Pervious concrete

Green concrete

Concrete test lot brings green parking to campus.

Arts & Events

Margaret Sloss

Not One of the Boys

A one woman play looks at the life of Margaret Sloss.

Coming Out Week

Students line up Coming Out Week activities.

Scene from RENT

RENT to Stephens

Tony-winner RENT comes to Stephens Oct. 20.

Festival features internation organist

Swedish modern organist Gary Verkade will perform Oct. 13.



Toni Shaffer.