Alumni in Iowa are focus of state fair exhibit
A wall with the names of the 97,002 alumni living in Iowa will serve as the backdrop for the university's Iowa State Fair exhibit that features "Adventurous Iowa Staters Making Iowa Greater." The exhibit is open 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. in the northeast corner of the Varied Industries Building during the Iowa State Fair, Aug. 7-17.
Shimkat named SBDC director
Lisa Shimkat has been named statewide director of the Iowa Small Business Development Center, a program coordinated by the College of Business.
Gerontology degree proposals go to regents
The College of Human Sciences hopes to offer master's and doctoral degree programs to meet societal demand and student interest. Final approval of the FY15 university budget also is on the agenda for the Aug. 6 state Board of Regents meeting
Sunny stop for Team PrISUm
Fans gathered in an Iowa State Center parking lot Saturday to greet solar car teams
from around the country and give a boost to the local favorite -- Team PrISUm's car Phaeton.