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Inside Iowa State, a newspaper for faculty and staff, is published by the Office of University Relations.

Oct. 10, 2008

Clearing the smoke

EH&S staff updated the campus community on the impact of Iowa's Smokefree Air Act at ISU.

Robot ribbon-cutting

Sharpen the oversized scissors

October is filled with building dedication ceremonies.

Multicultural Center

Gathering place

The MU's multicultural center opened this week.

Cyber amenities

Student e-mail could go commercial for better, requested features.

Office contest

Cyclone spirit

FP&M won this year's Family Weekend office decorating contest.


  • Stafford banking lecture Oct. 17
  • Start a learning community
  • Women's club meets Oct. 20
  • University award nominations sought
  • Stuff the bus with food
  • World Food Day festivities
  • Gardens' gift shop grand opening
  • Family fun day
  • Insect film fest is Oct. 23
  • MLK award nominees sought
  • English conversationalists needed
  • Book Award winner gives lecture
  • More announcements
Brenda Allen

Brenda Allen

4-H for life

Brenda Allen's 4-H background serves her well as she takes the program abroad.

Designing a dean

Nominations, applications welcomed for Design deanship.

Speeding sign

Easy does it

Pammel Drive traffic has increased; the speed limit has not.

Next step

Search committee formed to find next Engineering dean.

Search starts

Committee assembled for Human Sciences dean search.

King Pavilion

Taking shape

Off the beaten path, construction on Design's King Pavilion is moving along.

Pondering policy

Policy talk headlined October's Faculty Senate meeting.

Stamp of approval

P&S Council members endorse an employment verification and background checks policy.

Where's Bob?

Where's Bob?

Where did ISU photographer Bob Elbert find this pebbled niche?

What's different?

Benefits open change period is on the horizon.

Arts & Events

Homecoming 2008

"Livin' the Dream" events start Oct. 11.

Sculpture garden

Cultivating art

Sculpture garden blends modern and classic works of art.

Free flicks

IRHA offers free Friday movie screenings in Design 101.



Dave Pavlik, Tony Pometto