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April 18, 2008

Bill enlarges 'no smoking' areas

Current smoking ban will be extended to outdoor areas of campus under new state legislation.

Morrill Hall

Certifiably green

Morrill restoration earns ISU its first "green building" recognition.

Brighton to retire

VP for research and economic development John Brighton plans to retire at semester's end.

How to buy ISU

Here's an insider's guide to ordering ISU merchandise for the office.

Michael Fitzgerald and David Acker

Dean for a day

Senior Michael Fitzgerald and associate dean David Acker will walk in each other's shoes.

Smith chair lecture

Former Vermont governor Madeleine Kunin on campus April 24.


  • Library seminar looks at Facebook
  • Honors presentation April 23
  • Administrative fellowship opportunity
  • New name for cell facility
  • Learn about MBA program
  • McNair program is April 20
  • Under secretary to speak at philanthropy workshop
  • Women in STEM fields talk
  • Promoting a healthy lifestyle for cancer survivors
  • Diversity, women's grants awarded
  • Graduate ag symposium April 30
  • More announcements
Hank Harris

Hank Harris

Taking down infectious diseases

Hog disease expert turns his attention to shrimp.

Clayton Anderson

Wrapping up 150th

Astronaut Clayton Anderson spoke at the concluding ceremony for ISU's 150th celebration.

Worth considering

ISU long-term care plan is available to employees and many family members.

Lisa Koll

The best

Cyclone sophomore Lisa Koll recently set the American collegiate record in the 10K.

Student athletes win GPA contest

Student athletes continue to edge the student body in GPAs.

A safe workplace

DPS director Jerry Stewart offers tips for making your office a safer place.

Woman in feathered cap

Veishea snapshots

The parade, cherry pies, an astronaut and more photos from Veishea 2008.

Arts & Events

Four models

Runway time

Fashion show features more than 100 student creations.

'Novel garden'

Reiman Gardens kicks off "novel garden" theme April 24 and 25.

Scene from 'Cat'

'Cat' in Stephens

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof at Stephens April 18.



Brenda Daly, Kay Mueller, Jan Cummings.