|Event Management Club finds signature event|
The Iowa State University Event Management Club will oversee the College of Human Sciences’ annual service day in an effort to expand volunteer opportunities and create a signature event for its program.
|Engaging students through social media is focus of ISU professor’s new book|
Contrary to popular belief about the negative effects of social media, Reynol Junco is using Facebook and Twitter to help college students succeed. Instead of seeing social media as a distraction in the classroom, Junco says it helps him engage and connect with students. In his new book, “Engaging Students through Social Media,” Junco encourages student affairs professionals and other educators to use social media to do the same.
|Iowa State offers new minor in food and society|
A new minor at Iowa State University will give students an opportunity to explore the influences society has on the path that food travels from field to fork.
|College of Human Sciences offers $800k in scholarships|
The Iowa State University College of Human Sciences and its departments have offered more than $800,000 in scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students for the 2014-2015 academic year. Click on an awarding department to view recipients.
|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.
|Forker Building next to get a facelift|
Renovation to the Forker Building at Iowa State University will transform unused locker rooms in the 1940 building into more functional space to meet the needs of today’s kinesiology students and faculty.
|Iowa State team takes ice cream bar to national food product competition |
Iowa State University students have found a way to make dessert a little healthier through the creation of a delicious high-protein, reduced-fat treat called Oodlebar.
|Iowa State places second in national food product competition|
Five Iowa State University students combined their creative ideas with the magic of Disney to create a new snack for children.
|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.