By a vote of 33-20, senators rejected a motion to rescind the executive board's amendment that reduced the number of learning outcomes -- from four to three -- students must achieve in U.S. diversity courses. The outcomes were updated for the first time since the diversity course requirement was introduced in the 1990s.
Through Nov. 26, the Friday after Thanksgiving, staff can request a flexible work arrangement through WorkFlex, the university's new program that provides options for where, when and how staff work. Here are some tips to think about if you're submitting a request.
The clinic in State Gym will offer a smorgasbord of vaccines: All three brands of COVID-19 vaccines, booster doses, third dose (for the immunocompromised) and seasonal flu vaccine. An appointment is required and must be scheduled online by 8 p.m. Nov. 15.
A one-year renovation of the Memorial Union's top three floors is on schedule for late April move-in for seven student services units.
It didn't change how many hours Iowa State faculty work in a week, but the pandemic did tweak how they spent that time.
Other topics from the Nov. 4 meeting: enrollment trends, 2022-23 faculty professional development assignments, solar farm partnership with Alliant Energy and parking lots around the Iowa State Center.