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Two Missouri Valley teachers receive Iowa Space Grant
Washington County Pilot Tribune Enterprise - 2017-02-17
The Iowa Space Grant Consortium is affiliated with Iowa State University. The 2017 ISGC Academy was held Feb. 8-10 at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala. Christensen and Stessman are excited for this opportunity and the Missouri Valley ...

'Human Books' on Loan at Penn State Library
NBC Philadelphia - 2017-02-14
Arriving in the U.S. in 2002, she settled in Ames, Iowa, with her husband, a professor, who at the time was at Iowa State University. The gathering at which her bindi became a focus of curiosity was hosted by a colleague of her husband's who had asked if ...

Iowa State backs plan to give up key energy research center
Sioux City Journal - 2017-03-07
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Iowa State University is backing a plan to transfer control of the state's top energy research center to Gov. Terry Branstad's administration, a move that critics said could jeopardize its independence and align it too closely with the ...

ISU VP for exention and outreach accepts position at Ohio State University
Iowa State Daily - 2017-03-06
Iowa State University vice president for extension and outreach Cathann Arceneaux Kress will be leaving Iowa State in May for a position at Ohio State University, according to an Iowa State press release. Kress has been with Iowa State since 2011.

Iowa State University students awarded pork industry scholarships
The readMedia - 2017-03-06
Iowa State University students were awarded three out of ten national scholarships offered by The National Pork Producers Council at its annual business meeting - the National Pork Industry Forum. The 2017 Lois Britt Memorial Pork Industry Scholarship is ...

Four Iowa State seniors make history in their own way
Quad-Cities Times - 2017-02-28
one of a four-part series celebrating Black History Month at Iowa State University, Ames. Three of the four students profiled are 2013 graduates of Davenport Central High School. AMES, Iowa -- Everyone has a characteristic that makes them unique.

University of Iowa scholarship cuts criticized
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier - 2017-02-25
There's wide disagreement on whether the target of such exasperation should be the state Legislature's Republican leadership, Gov. Terry Branstad or university president Bruce Harreld, the Iowa City Press-Citizen (http://icp-c.com/2lARkSK) reported.

New Police Chief for Iowa State University
WHO-TV - 2017-03-02
AMES, Iowa - Iowa State University has named its new chief of police. The university says Michael Newton will begin his duties as chief on April 3 rd. The position has also been expanded to include an assistant vice president post. Newton comes to Iowa ...

Iowa State University Agronomists Show Nitrogen Fertilizer Feeds Healthy Soil in Corn and Soybean Production
scienceandtechnologyresearchnews.com - 2017-03-03
The lighter-colored corn plants at this ISU research farm suffer from nitrogen deficiency. New research from ISU agronomists shows nitrogen fertilizer applied at optimal levels maintains soil carbon as well as improves yields. Photo courtesy of Hanna ...

Iowa State announces new chief of campus police
Des Moines Register - 2017-03-02
Iowa State announces new chief of campus police Iowa State University will have a new chief of police on campus next month, according to a university news release Thursday. Check out this story on desmoinesregister.com: http://dmreg.co/2mxygqr

Iowa State University -- Director, Memorial Union
www.jbhe.com - 2017-02-22
Iowa State University is the most student-centered public research university in the nation. It is a place where adventurous minds are encouraged to accomplish amazing things. As a major international university ranked in the top 50 among public ...

Iowa State University STRIPS research project receives grants to expand training
High Plains Journal - 2017-02-22
The Iowa State University research project known as Science-based Trials of Row-crops Integrated with Prairie Strips, or STRIPS, was recently awarded grants from the McKnight Foundation and the Walton Family Foundation. The Walton Family Foundation grant ...

Dakota Access Funds Iowa State University Research of Pipeline Installation Effects on Farmland
topix.com - 2017-03-07
Iowa State University will conduct a five-year research project that will study the impact of pipeline construction on crop production and soil compaction. Researchers began collecting initial data last fall on university-owned farmland near Ames on an ...

Deere & Company: John Deere to Open Strategic Technology Office at Iowa State University
The Wall Street Transcript - 2017-02-23
AMES, Iowa (February 21, 2017) - Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) has opened a strategic technology office in the Iowa State University (ISU) Research Park, growing its on-campus presence in recognition of the world-class research, education, and talent ...

Iowa State University Researchers Identify Genetic Mechanisms that Govern Plant Growth and Drought Response
bioportfolio.com - 2017-03-01
Iowa State University researchers led by scientist Yanhai Yin have identified a genetic mechanism that governs growth and drought tolerance in plants. According to Yin, plant biological processes overseeing growth and drought response often clash with one ...

Deere opens office at Iowa State
Quad Cities Onlines - 2017-02-22
Deere & Co. has opened a strategic technology office at Iowa State University Research Park in Ames. According to a news release, the aim of the new office is to increase Deere's on-campus presence in recognition of the research, education and talent ...

Iowa State University loses appeal in marijuana T-shirt case
Seattle Post Intelligencer - 2017-02-13
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- In a case that free speech advocates are calling a victory for college students everywhere regardless of their political views, a federal appeals court on Monday ruled that Iowa State University cannot prevent a marijuana law ...

Eight North Iowa girls named to INA all-state basketball teams
Globe Gazette - 2017-03-07
She finished her career as the all-time leader in Iowa in points scored with 2,951, three-point field goals made with 466 and assists with 802 for the Indians. Ruffridge will continue her basketball career at Missouri State University next year.

Iowa State University loses appeal in marijuana T-shirt case
onenewspage.com - 2017-02-13
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Iowa State University has lost an appeal in a federal free speech lawsuit that affirms student rights regardless of political viewpoint. The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said Monday that ISU administrators including President ...

Iowa State to Keep Leath-Inspired Program, Despite His Departure
WHO-TV - 2017-03-21
On Monday, Steven Leath announced he is leaving Iowa State to become president of Auburn University. During his time at Iowa State, Leath launched the "ISU 4U Promise" program, which guarantees a tuition-free education to students at King and Moulton ...

Iowa State University President Named as New President of Auburn University
WLTZ 38 News - 2017-03-20
The Auburn Board of Trustees held a special meeting Monday to announce the new president of Auburn University. After Jay Gogue announced his retirement in September, the search began. After an extensive, nationwide search, the 19th president of Auburn ...

Iowa State University president leaving
KWQC - 2017-03-20
AMES, Iowa (AP) - AMES, Iowa (AP) - President Steven Leath's departure will leave Iowa State University seeking a new leader as it faces budget cuts, enrollment growth and fallout from controversies. Auburn University announced Monday that Leath would be ...

You Can Now 3D Print US Topography thanks to Iowa State University
all3dp.com - 2017-03-22
ISU and the Department of Geological and Atmospheric Sciences have created a website which will allow you to 3D print a customized map. Want your own accurate, custom 3D printed map? Of course you do. Iowa State University Virtual Reality Center is ...

Field set for Iowa Jazz Championships
Sioux City Journal - 2017-03-21
AMES, Iowa | The field is set for the 2017 Iowa Jazz Championships, which take place April 4 at Iowa State University in Ames. The champions from 2016 -- Winfield Mt. Union in Class 1A, South Central Calhoun in 2A, Pella in 3A and West Des Moines Valley in ...

Teen located safe on campus of Iowa State University
WZZM 13 - 2017-03-21
AMES, IOWA - Michigan State Police say a 16-year-old girl that left home after messaging someone online is safe. MSP say Joy Dene Martin of Saugatuck was found on the campus of Iowa State University. Troopers issued an alert early on Monday saying Martin ...

Iowa State plans study on pipeline impacts on crops, soil
Globe Gazette - 2017-03-20
Iowa State University will conduct a five-year research project to study the impact of pipeline construction on crop production and soil compaction. Researchers began collecting initial data last fall on university-owned farmland near Ames on an ...

Ag Startup Engine at Iowa State University Research Park receives commitment from venture capital firm
High Plains Journal - 2017-03-21
The Ag Startup Engine, an initiative at the Iowa State University Research Park, has attracted an investment from Next Level Ventures, a Des Moines venture capital firm. The Ag Startup Engine was created to help address two fundamental gaps that prevent ...

Steven Leath named Auburn University president
WeAreIOWA - 2017-03-21
Since 2012, Leath has served as President at Iowa State University. While president, Iowa State achieved its highest student graduation rate, lowered student debt, grew research expenditures, set fundraising records and secured the university's largest ...

Iowa State's Steven Leath named as new Auburn University president
Dothan Eagle - 2017-03-20
AUBURN - The Auburn University board of trustees has named Iowa State University President Steven Leath as the successor to retiring Auburn President Jay Gogue. "The first thing I would like to say is War Eagle," Leah said, opening his comments. "I could ...

UPDATED: Iowa State's Steven Leath named as new Auburn University president
Opelika-Auburn News - 2017-03-20
A Cyclone has landed on the plains. The Auburn University board of trustees named Iowa State University President Steven Leath as the successor to retiring Auburn President Jay Gogue at specially called meeting Monday. "The first thing I would like to say ...

IOWA STATE TO HOLD "EMERGING INNOVATIONS, OPPORTUNITIES" IN THE SEED INDUSTRY
agrimarketing.com - 2017-03-21
The Iowa State University Seed Science Center will present the 2017 Leroy and Barbara Everson Seed and Biosafety Symposium "Next-generation Agriculture: Emerging Innovations and Opportunities," April 12-13 in Ames at the Gateway Hotel and Conference Center.

Indoor Track: Two freshmen lead Panthers at ISU
Washington County Pilot Tribune Enterprise - 2017-03-22
Logan-Magnolia entered a pair of freshmen at the Iowa State University Indoor Track Classic on March 13, and they came away with some outstanding results in their first high school competition of the season. Violet Lapke picked up an eight place finish in ...

Fennville 16-year-old found OK in Iowa
WOOD - 2017-03-20
(WOOD) -- A Fennville 16-year-old who police had been looking for was found safe on the campus of Iowa State University. Michign State Police had issued an Endangered Missing Advisory for Joy Martin. Police say she left home voluntarily on Saturday ...

Carnegie Mellon University Students Win Inc's Coolest College Startup Competition [VIDEO]
University Herald - 2017-04-06
Now, it has Columbia University and the University of Cincinnati ... the University of Michigan, Iowa State University, the University of Minnesota and the University of Southern California, among others. Apr 05, 2017 AM EDTWhen people are sick, they ...

Iowa State University settles harassment policy lawsuit
KCCI 8 Des Moines - 2017-04-04
Iowa State University has changed discrimination and harassment policies and is settling a lawsuit filed last year by a conservative student who challenged them. Student Robert Dunn refused to sign policy statements that said public discussion of ...

Four Iowa State students named Goldwater Scholars
news.iastate.edu - 2017-04-05
AMES, Iowa -- Four Iowa State University students have received Goldwater Scholarships, the nation's premier undergraduate scholarship in mathematics, natural sciences and engineering. The scholarships are awarded by the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and ...

Facilities Manager Job Placement - Iowa State University-Uganda (ISU-Uganda)
theugandanjobline.com - 2017-04-06
Iowa State University-Uganda is a Ugandan-based NGO with facilities operations of a 13-acre training center located adjacent to Kamuli Central Business District. Job Summary: The Facilities Manager will oversee the facilities operations of Iowa State ...

Department of Energy, Ames Laboratory to co-host STEM Mentoring Cafe Science Center of Iowa
Press Release Point - 2017-04-05
Ames Laboratory is a DOE Office of Science national laboratory operated by Iowa State University. Ames Laboratory creates innovative materials, technologies and energy solutions. We use our expertise, unique capabilities and interdisciplinary ...

Iowa Senate OKs gun bill with stand-your-ground provision
KWWL - 2017-04-04
More >> Iowa State University is changing discrimination and harassment policies to settle a lawsuit filed last year by a conservative student who wants the freedom to discuss controversial topics of sexuality, abortion and...More >> Edits to Iowa ...

Brandt and Gunderson Honored by Iowa Football Coaches Association
KIWA-FM 105.3 - 2017-04-05
... Park were honored as coaches of the year in 3A and 8 man football respectively during a two day coaches clinic at Iowa State University. Brandt and Travis Kooima head coach at Western Christian also received rings to commemorate state titles. Other ...

Two state contracts approved for public employees under new Iowa bargaining law
Des Moines Register - 2017-04-05
Unions representing Iowa law enforcement officers and University of Northern Iowa faculty have reached agreements with state officials on new contracts that are among the first negotiated since the Iowa Legislature limited the state's public ...

Report: Sex assault reports up at at Univ. of Iowa, Iowa State, and UNI
ABC Kcrg 9 - 2017-04-05
According to the report, the overall number of crimes reported is down at the University of Iowa and UNI and remains just about the same year over year at Iowa State. But that's not the case when you look at sexual assaults. In the case of the University ...

2 Alleged Sexual Assaults Reported at Iowa State University
ABC News - 2015-01-24
Executive Director of Iowa State's Office of University Relations. The first alleged assault took place at a Sigma Alpha Epsilon party the night of Jan. 16, Jason Tuttle of the Ames Police Department told ABC News today. The next day, the victim reported ...

Iowa State University building equality, diversity team
thegazette.com - 2016-03-15
Iowa State University will debut a new equal opportunity director next month, marking its second administrative hire under the diversity and inclusion umbrella since fall. Margo Foreman, associate director of the Office of Equal Opportunity at Indiana ...

Iowa State University releases new details about Leath's use of university-owned plane
WeAreIOWA - 2016-10-12
AMES - Iowa State University is releasing new details in an effort to clear the air on ISU President Steven Leath's use of a small plane owned by the university. Leath has been under fire for several weeks, but a university spokeswoman says Leath has a ...

Studies from Iowa State University Yield New Data on Risk Management (Examining driver behavior at the onset of yellow in a traffic simulator...
Insurance News Net - 5 months ago
Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from Iowa State University, "These data were drawn from a series of events during which study participants drove through a series of intersections where the traffic signals changed from the green to ...

Iowa State University Study Found How Technology Makes People Less Human [Video]
University Herald - 5 months ago
People nowadays, like this woman in Tokyo, often neglect personal interactions in exchange of digital relationships. Experts claim that machines are technically making humans less human. (Photo : Photo by Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images) Michael Bugeja, the ...

Iowa 4-H Clover Kids Celebrates 20 Years of Educational Programming
extension.iastate.edu - 5 months ago
said Nicole Hanson, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach 4-H Youth Program Specialist. " While celebrating the twentieth anniversary of Clover Kids, we are also celebrating growing enrollment numbers and offering new activity kits that provide ...

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