|Students use “Trashion Show” to raise environmental awareness |
Iowa State University apparel, events, and hospitality management students are raising environmental awareness in a unique fashion to celebrate Earth Month.
|ISU researchers find mentor programs often harm, more than help first-year science teachers|
New teachers deal with a multitude of challenges during their first year in the classroom, which is why many school districts develop mentoring programs to ease that transition. But a new Iowa State University study found that instead of helping beginning science teachers, these programs tend to reinforce the status quo, making it difficult for teachers to promote a deep understanding of science.
|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.
|Iowa State expands support to doctoral students, sophomores, veterans |
Iowa State University is expanding its efforts to ensure student success in the midst of growing enrollment.
|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.
|Women, minority college students more prone to severe homesickness |
Most first-year college students experience some degree of homesickness.
|Kinesiology uses physical education to reach out to homeschooled children|
The homeschool physical education outreach program at Iowa State University’s College of Human Sciences is a learning experience for everyone involved.