Monday, August 29 2011
Iowa State sociologist, migration researcher assesses the current crisis in Somalia
Search committee conference call Aug. 30
ISU's Presidential Search Committee will meet via
conference call on Tuesday, Aug. 30, beginning at 1:30 p.m. To
dial in to the conference, call 866-390-5250 and use this
participant code: 9026659. Those on or near campus also can
monitor the meeting in the Krieger Board Room (room 2200) in
the Gerdin Business Building. The committee will conduct a
private "executive session" during a portion of the
Presidential search page.
Thomas Leslie is first Pickard Chilton Professor at Iowa State College of Design
Thomas Leslie, an internationally recognized expert on the history of technology and architecture, has been named the first holder of the Pickard Chilton Professorship in Architecture in the College of Design. Leslie is an award-winning teacher and author, and previously was architect with one of the world's leading design firms. He will be recognized in a campus ceremony Friday, Sept. 9.
State Gym opening delayed; student fees will be partially credited
Due to an unexpected delay in the delivery of construction materials, ISU's remodeled State Gym and its 94,000 square-foot addition will not open until spring semester 2012, prompting Iowa State University officials to credit a portion of student fees this semester.
Historic 'Campaign Iowa State' generates $867 million
The most successful fundraising effort in Iowa State University history - Campaign Iowa State: With Pride and Purpose - concluded with more than $867 million received in gifts and commitments.