|Retirement planning important for child care professionals|
Child care professionals often have difficulty envisioning a comfortable retirement because of self-employment, low wages or both. However it’s vital they include retirement planning in their financial planning, says Cindy Thompson, a family life and family finance program specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
|MacKay Hall remodeling ends, ribbon cutting scheduled |
The dust and noise of the past 14 months will give way to shiny and bright, new and restored, state-of-the-art facilities when the remodeling of MacKay Hall on the Iowa State University campus wraps up this week.
|Iowa State alumna follows dream to career at Nike |
Elizabeth Brock of Onalaska, Wis. came to Iowa State University in 2006 with one goal in mind — to one day work for Nike.
|Westergard credits much of her success to 4-H|
Former Plymouth County 4-H’er Caine Westergard always had dreams of becoming a fashion designer and credits a large part of her success to the nine years she spent in 4-H.
|Badges used to expand technology knowledge in future teachers|
Iowa State University has a creative new way of motivating future teachers to learn about technology.
|Frustrated students resolve to celebrate achievements, pride|
Students, alumni, members of the faculty and staff, and their families and friends were poignantly reminded how the actions of a few can impact the lives of an entire community last week, when Iowa State University President Leath suspended Veishea activities, following a Campustown disturbance.
|ISU curriculum and instructional technology students lead K-12 student technology fair|
Master's students and working professionals Jamie Fath and Karl Hehr led the Iowa Technology Education Connection board in coordinating the Central Iowa Student Technology Fair, April 1.
|Wedding gown collection wins top honor at Iowa State’s fashion show|
A collection of eight elegant pink, white, salmon, and cream-colored wedding dresses designed by Iowa State University senior Whitney Rorah took the top honor Saturday at The Fashion Show 2014.
|College of Human Sciences students offer Veishea 2014 activities|
Important April 9 update
Iowa State University President Steven Leath announced that the remainder of this year’s Veishea celebration is suspended, effective at 5 p.m., April 9.
|Iowa State aids efforts to become the healthiest state|
Iowa State University has teamed up with the Healthiest State Initiative on a number of efforts to make Iowa the healthiest state in America.