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Feb. 15, 2008

Senate gives nod to new post

Faculty Senate approves non-tenure eligible research faculty position. The proposal needs approval from the provost and president.

Alumni Hall

Alumni Hall, circa 1906

Alumni Hall to be renamed Enrollment Services Center

The new name better describes the building functions and avoids confusion with the new Alumni Center.

Francesca Galarraga


New to campus

Francesca Galarraga is Iowa State's new assistant director of equal opportunity and diversity.

Spring faculty conference

"Enhancing Research Excellence at ISU" is the topic of the March 27-28 faculty spring conference.

Artist rendition of complex

New complex, new center on regents agenda

Regents approve plans for first component of a biorenewables complex.


  • S/C nominations sought
  • Wanted: Undergrad research presenters
  • Honors teaching, advising awards
  • Hip-hop dance workshop
  • Volunteers needed for middle school science bowl
  • Science fair judges sought
  • "Brunnier Bash" is Feb. 23
  • International grant proposals sought
  • Tax preparation help
  • New museums employee
  • Conference for juniors, seniors
  • More announcements
Rob Louden

Rob Louden

Louden clear on technology

Printing's technical guru knows how to teach the rest of us.

Early swim test

A 'sesqui' look back: Before internet dating

In a 1963 "mixer" dance, an IBM computer matched couples who'd filled out questionnaires.

More choices

Five new investment options part of TIAA-CREF lineup.

Flex deadline nears

The deadline for claiming 2007 flex expenses is March 31.

Cyclone David Bertolino


David Bertolino and the Cyclones shut out Oregon State, 40-0. The wrestlers close the regular season Feb. 24 in Hilton.

Marching north

Marching band practices will move to the north end of campus this fall.

Provost outlines plans to develop leaders

Provost Elizabeth Hoffman tells P&S Council of plans to create leaders academy.

Routine repairs

The campanile is partially shrouded while crews do routine maintenance.

Arts & Events

Creativity in the wild

The Symposium on "Wildness, Wilderness and the Creative Imagination" is back.

Civil War era couple

ISU Theatre's 'Love and Honor'

Jane Cox's latest play follows the lives of four Civil War soldiers from Iowa.

150 years out

In a Feb. 21 talk, futurist Lowell Catlett will explore trends and technologies for the next 150 years.



Philip Becraft, Karen Jacobson, David Lynch, Gordon Miller, Marit Nilsen-Hamilton, Gregory Palermo and Jacob Petrich.