Apparel, Events, and Hospitality Management (AESHM)

Human scientists celebrate passion for helping people

A weeklong celebration of the College of Human Sciences will this year showcase how the college’s people and programs are joined by a common bond of helping others.

Iowa State professor on team using big data to aid rural economic development

An Iowa State University professor is on a team of researchers using “big data,” or extremely large data sets, to match rural communities with businesses that would have the best likelihood of success in specific geographic areas.

Interdisciplinary team enhances protective clothing design

Interdisciplinary research at Iowa State University in the College of Human Sciences is improving the safety of those who wear protective clothing.

More human sciences faculty engage in extension and outreach

Three new projects from Iowa State University will bring human sciences research to Black Hawk, Polk, and Jefferson counties through the second year of the Engaged Scholarship Funding Program, a partnership between ISU Extension and Outreach and the College of Human Sciences.

Look inside your own pantry or fridge to find the top culprit of food waste

There is a good chance there are fresh vegetables in your refrigerator that will end up in the garbage instead of on your dinner plate.

Summer internships provide springboard to careers

At least 345 College of Human Sciences students are putting their learning into practice this summer and gaining valuable work experience through internships in Iowa and across the globe.

International designers to lead weeklong workshop at Iowa State

Two internationally renowned guest designers will come to Iowa State University this week as part of a weeklong fashion and textile design workshop funded in part by a National Endowment for the Arts grant.

Renovated labs provide researchers with critical space for advancements

State-of-the-art facilities are key to Iowa State staying on the cutting edge of changing national trends that require the integration of research, technology, and hands-on experiences.

Students to showcase jacket with solar panels that charge electronics

An Iowa State University team of apparel and engineering students will next week showcase a hiking jacket that uses solar energy to charge electronic devices at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s National Sustainable Design Expo in Washington, D.C.

Apparel and engineering students partner to develop wearable electronics

Iowa State University apparel, merchandising, and design students partnered with engineering students this semester to develop "wearable electronics."