Hillary Van Ham

May 20

Summer internships come in all shapes and sizes

Iowa State students will fan out across the globe this summer, doing everything from distributing mosquito netting in Uganda to maintaining tropical landscapes at SeaWorld.

May 20

Next stop: Memorial Union

Two interstate bus lines have made the Memorial Union a stop on their daily routes. Freight service also is part of the new service.

Streeter mural

Vet Med mural by Michaela Mahady

May 20

Largest mural ever

The new two-story etched glass mural at the Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center represents the largest mural installation ever on the ISU campus.

May 20

Transportation hub will become a reality

The final documents that will make an intermodal transportation facility a reality have been submitted. The collaborative project between ISU and the city of Ames will provide a hub for bus, bike, carpool, commuter, taxi and pedestrian traffic.

May 20

Work begins on Hach Hall-area parking lots

With the new Hach (chemistry) Hall heading toward completion later this summer, work also has begun to reconfigure two parking lots adjoining the site.

Painted turtles

Turtle research at hort farm

May 20

Farm research studies more than plants

Researchers at the ISU Horticulture Station study more than just plants. Long-term studies of painted turtles are some of the numerous animal research projects conducted at the farm.

May 20

Open seats in university vanpools

Retirements have created some vacancies in the vanpools from all four communities currently served: Boone, Des Moines, Roland and Story City.