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Oct. 24, 2008

Rec plans to regents

Report on plan to expand recreation facilities goes to regents Oct. 29.

Multicultural Center

Signs of celebration

Homecoming displays dot central campus in celebration of the week's events.

Open forums for research VP

Forums are set for research and economic development VP finalists.

Exiting staff share reasons

New exit interview reveals why P&S staff leave ISU.

Where's Bob?

Where's Bob?

Where did university photographer Bob Elbert capture this shadow-inlaid path?


  • Flu shots for employees Nov. 4-21
  • New ISU directories available
  • English-speaking volunteers sought
  • Barron student award nominations sought
  • "Coach Talks" start soon
  • Meet finalists for multicultural student affairs post
  • Training session for new study abroad software
  • "Date Night" benefits Dance Marathon
  • Musicians to discuss upcoming concert
  • Transportation center sponsors writing contest
  • Investment help
  • Verl "Andy" Anders to retire
  • More announcements
Les Lawson

Les Lawson

A man of all seasons

If it's on campus and outside, Les Lawson is probably involved.

Live Green!
Printing services offers green options

Recycling, friendly forests, soy inks keep ISU printing green.

Door memorializing student soldiers

New Alumni Center has a past

Old artifacts stir memories in Alumni Center.

ISURF reinvests in university research

Over 10 years, ISURF has returned $42 million to inventors, colleges and research centers.

Crew shoots commercial on central campus

Lights, camera, action

A crew shot a new installment of ISU's "Choose Your Adventure" TV ad series recently.

Benefits change period coming up

Employees can make changes in their ISU Plan benefits Nov. 3-21.

Robert Brown


Why biofuels?

Robert Brown will tackle this question in the Oct. 27 Presidential University Lecture.

Holiday challenge

Wellness Works committee challenges you to stay healthy and fit during holidays.

Arts & Events

Haunted walk

Friendly ghosts are sure to show on the "Haunted Iowa State" walk Oct. 29.

Scene from 'Tartuffe'

Tartuffe starts Nov. 6

ISU Theatre stages adaptation of Moliere's comedy.

Mac Adam's sculpture

Marble tells a story

New campus sculpture is the stuff of legends.



  • Human Sciences Hilton Chair: Gloria Ladson-Billings, University of Wisconsin
  • Retirement: Nancy Holcomb