Fall colors

Oct. 22

Sun? Fun!

Students took advantage of unseasonably warm weather and a sunny afternoon, as fall colors blazed a scenic backdrop on central campus.

Oct. 22

Senate focuses on budget

Most of the Faculty Senate's Oct. 20 meeting was a discussion of the mid-year budget reversion. The senate's resource policies and allocations council recommends using furloughs, expense cuts and carry-over funds to meet reduced state funding levels.

Oct. 22

Haunted Iowa State

'Haunted Iowa State'

A Boo-tiful evening

University Museums is again sponsoring "Haunted Iowa State" Oct. 28, a self-guided moonlit walk through campus with stops at spooky spots.

Oct. 22

Efficient shopping

ISU Purchasing's CyBuy online system combines ease and speed with competitive pricing from pre-approved vendors.

Oct. 22

Dumpster diving, for a good cause

Six dumpsters full of campus garbage will be overturned in an ISU Center parking lot Oct. 29, then sorted by volunteers. The point of the messy exercise: Find out what's being tossed in campus trash cans and assess potential for more recycling opportunities.

Oct. 22

Dairy Science Club

Dairy Science Club ice cream sales

Ice cream Wednesdays

The Dairy Science Club opens an ice cream shop every Wednesday during the academic year in Kildee Hall. A variety of flavors -- from vanilla to Snickers -- are available for $1 per cup, from 10:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Oct. 22

Live Green tip: Revise your building's energy plan

Each campus building has its own energy usage plan. A little revision could make a big cost-saving difference.