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May 14

Campus recycling efforts: keeping on

Campus recycling efforts have been expanding since 1992, when offices first began recycling white paper.

May 14
Interior of reburbished Snedocor Hall

Symposium celebrates Stat Lab anniversary and Snedecor renovation

Statistics department faculty, staff and graduate students returned to Snedecor Hall last week following a 16-month transformation of the building's interior.

May 14

New P&S pay grades on hold

Executive vice president and provost Elizabeth Hoffman told P&S Council that plans for a July 1 implementation of the new salary structure have been put on hold. Hoffman also shared the administration's top priorities for federal stimulus funds.

May 6

Senate closes books on 2008-09

The Faculty Senate approved a new Ph.D. program in the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication as part of the final business for the academic year.

May 1

Regents approve parking rates, P&T list, student fees

In addition to a lengthy budget discussion at their April 30 meeting in Cedar Falls, the state Board of Regents acted on other agenda items involving Iowa State.

April 30

Geoffroy outlines plans to handle budget reduction

Iowa State University President Gregory Geoffroy outlined plans to handle a $38.3 million reduction in FY10 state appropriations to Iowa State during an April 30 Board of Regents meeting in Cedar Falls.

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