|Costume designer makes her way from Broadway to Iowa State University|
With only a few minutes to spare before her next fitting, Sara Jablon is in a dressing room shopping online for a piece of clothing that’s gone missing from the wardrobe. With only days to go before opening night, there’s not a lot of time to build a new piece or go rummaging through a second-hand store for a replacement. This is just one of the challenges of dressing 25 actors for a show with more than 50 different costumes – there’s always a last-minute need.
|Participants attribute their health to ISU Exercise Clinic|
Mary Lou Wright survived the removal of the upper lobe of her lung because of cancer two years ago — an operation she said her doctor agreed to do because of her outstanding health.
|Iowa State professor applies new intervention to reduce domestic violence |
Amie Zarling began researching how to reduce domestic violence when her passions for family relationships and therapy collided.
|First annual Melon Mania raises $1,400 for Uganda |
Iowa State University students are turning surplus melons into meals for the hungry.
|College of Human Sciences enrollment tops 5,000|
Student enrollment in the Iowa State University College of Human Sciences topped 5,000 this fall for the first time in the college’s history.
|Iowa State specialist offers advice for school success|
Students are back in school and now is the time for parents to develop routines to help their children succeed academically.
|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.