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April 17, 2009

Distinguished, University Professors named

Five faculty members have been awarded the titles of Distinguished or University Professor.

Veishea jousters

Hit me with your best shot

As part of Veishea activities, students face off in the inflatable jousting ring.

Budget planning

Budget planning continues as officials await state funding decisions.

Veenker view from No. 2 tee

Three new deans

Newly named deans are Luis Rico-Gutierrez in Design, Jonathan Wickert in Engineering and Pamela White in Human Sciences.


  • Reserve course materials
  • BIGMAP symposium is April 21-22
  • Yucatan dinner May 2
  • ECpE gala is April 24
  • Honoring Women of Achievement
  • S/C council seeks members
  • Open house for solar house
  • Art Mart is April 18
  • Entrepreneurship showcase features student ideas
  • Reception for women awarded P&T
  • Forums on dealing with change
  • Sustainable ag symposium
  • This American Life simulcast
  • Webinar addresses well-being of Mexican moms
  • Vet Med holds open house
  • More announcements
Ben Percy


Fruitful year

Big award, first novel and movie project, all in a year's work.

Green plan for labs

Live Green loan funds will improve fume hood efficiency in labs.

Energy watch

New web site charts energy use in campus buildings.

Easy renewals

Faculty and staff can renew parking permits online this spring.

Media theater in MU

Welcome to ISU

New visitor center in MU for prospective students, families.

Green tip of the week

Consider the true cost of driving. It's more than gas and maintenance.

Stay safe in construction area

Summer construction impacts sidewalk access near Design.

Dear Readers ...

Print version of Inside Iowa State will be discontinued; new online version in the works.

Interlock House

Model home

The Solar Decathlon team is finishing construction of its Interlock House.

Residence recycling

Residence hall team launches pilot house recycling effort.

Arts & Events

Fashion show auditions

Fashion show

Largest fashion show in Iowa is completely student-produced.

Scene from 'VinegarTom'

Edgy finale

ISU Theatre closes season with edgy feminist play Vinegar Tom.