|Human sciences students spend their spring break serving others|
|Human Sciences students form campus clubs to increase Alzheimer’s disease awareness|
Every 66 seconds, someone in the United States develops Alzheimer’s disease. However, students within the College of Human Sciences are working to bring healing and hope to persons affected by Alzheimer’s, and to raise awareness for battling the disease.
|The Fashion Show receives its largest endowment|
A $100,000 gift from Ana Hays McCracken, a 1984 Iowa State University graduate in fashion merchandising, is the largest endowment received to date by The Fashion Show at Iowa State University.
The Ana Hays McCracken Fashion Show Producers Scholarship will provide monetary awards to each of The Fashion Show producers who lead one of the largest student-run fashion shows in the nation.
|Service learning expands to making shorts for South African boys|
Iowa State University students in an introductory apparel construction class are using their newly learned skills to make shorts for boys in South Africa.
|Career fair expands options for future educators|
Future teachers attending this year’s Teacher Education Career Fair at Iowa State University can visit with representatives of public school districts, charter schools, early childhood education providers, and organizations seeking summer employees.
|Doctoral student aims to improve accommodations in STEM education|
Ashley Nashleanas didn’t have a model or rule book to follow while growing up blind in the small northwest Iowa town of Hinton. Braille helped her to read textbooks in school, but graphics in math and science lessons were often just — missing.
|Iowa State athletic trainers mark 45 years at state wrestling tournament|
As student-athletes take on their opponents at this year’s state high school wrestling tournament, they’ll have the support of Iowa State University athletic training majors — a relationship that this weekend marks its 45th year.
|Iowa State well-represented at Omaha Fashion Week|
Three Iowa State University fashion designers are among 17 who will show their collections next week at the Midwest’s premier fashion event that is also the nation’s fifth-largest.
|Iowa State research shows power of father figures for building views of husband’s role|
New research from Iowa State University shows that black men build their perceptions of a husband’s role from a variety of experiences and examples.
“Fathers are not working in isolation to raise and rear their children,” said Tera Jordan, an assistant professor in human development and family studies. “Boys exist in a complex network.”
|Fred Duffelmeyer Reading Improvement Clinic adding pilot program for struggling readers|
An Iowa State University program is helping children become better readers as it expands to serve new students.