|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.
|Women, minority college students more prone to severe homesickness |
Most first-year college students experience some degree of homesickness.
|New book compares community college systems in all 50 states|
As lawmakers across the United States debate ways to finance colleges and hold schools accountable, a new book edited by an Iowa State University professor lays out a state-by-state rundown of two-year higher education systems.
|Science Bound produces engineers, researchers|
An Iowa State University outreach program that’s empowered thousands of ethnic minority students to consider careers in math and science has produced highly sought-after engineers and researchers.
|Search committee named for Iowa State University School of Education director|
Pamela White, dean of the Iowa State University College of Human Sciences, has appointed a committee that will search for the next director of ISU’s School of Education.
Donald Bear and Amy Slagell will lead the search committee. Bear, a professor in the School of Education, and Slagell, an associate dean in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, will serve as co-chairs of the committee, which will begin its work this month.
|Researchers evaluate consumers' milk preferences |
Iowa State University researchers are determining what factors affect consumers’ purchasing decisions when navigating the milk aisle at the grocery store.
|Gansemer-Topf brings student success experience to the School of Education|
Ann Gansemer-Topf's quest to improve student success has included finding solutions for the "sophomore slump."
|Partnership aims to improve South African business outcomes |
|Iowa State integrates science with apparel design, product development|
A cadre of Iowa State University researchers is emerging on the national scene with its work of integrating science and technology with design — helping to improve apparel for law enforcement and others.
|Soup consumption may help to manage weight|
With the chill of autumn setting in and more Americans turning to a piping hot bowl of soup to fight off the cold, a new study led by an Iowa State University researcher raises the possibility that eating soup more frequently may reduce the likelihood of overeating.