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March 13, 2009

Michelle Norris

All things considered

NPR's Michelle Norris spoke about race, gender and the future to an overflow crowd in MU's Great Hall.

First loans awarded for energy conservation

Live Green loans will help Monona County Extension make energy improvements in its office building and fund replacement lighting in the College of Design.

Pam White

Dean search narrowed to one

The committee searching for the next Human Sciences dean has recommended one finalist for interviews -- interim dean Pam White.

Senate outlines budget priorities

Faculty Senate endorses guiding principles for making budget decisions.

Tuition grant reduction

Tuition grant reimbursements will return to three-credit limit in FY10.

People in 3D glasses

Satisfy your curiosity about virtual reality

The Virtual Reality Applications Center sponsors a free tour nearly every month.


  • Veishea volunteer opportunity
  • Lean and green offices
  • Merit seats open on UCW
  • Dig out those recipes
  • Stash the Trash
  • Sustainability forum is April 2
  • Learning Communities Institute
  • Council election open another week
  • Learn about WorldCat
  • Financial seminars
  • How students process information
  • More announcements
Mack Shelley


Popular professor

Mack Shelley has been on nearly 800 Program of Study committees for ISU grad students.

Medco could save you some green

Medco's online pharmacy offers some budget-stretching options.

Cyclone guard Heather Ezell

Super seniors

Heather Ezell was among five Cyclone seniors who recently played their final game at Hilton.

East Side Market

Happiness is pizza and orange soda

East Side Market in Maple-Willow-Larch Commons is ISU Dining's newest store.

Campustown talk

Campustown development discussion is March 23.



Randy Dalhoff, Pete Boysen, Travis Kramer, Shu-Hui Chang.

Regents to consider pay freeze

The regents will consider an FY10 policy endorsing no salary increase for non-union employees.

Targets for cuts rise

Budget planners push FY10 reduction target to 11 percent.

8th graders try Lego exercise

Talks and tours

Speakers bureau matches ISU experts with school kids, community groups.

Green tip of the week

Eliminate the 'midnight sun' in your building.

Where's Bob?

Where's Bob?

Where did university photographer Bob Elbert spot this checkerboard light?

Arts & Events

Band members Coltrane, Nash and Charlap

Jazzed up

All-star tour marks anniversary of Blue Note jazz label.

Brunnier in Bloom

Brunnier Art Museum will showcase art-based floral arrangements.

RedGorilla stopover

Independent music fest to stop at M-Shop.