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2004 news releases

December 27

ISU's Larch Hall sustains damage from frozen, broken pipes

December 20

Iowa State researchers identify unusual enzymes in carbohydrate biosynthesis

'Grow Your Small Market Farm' business planning program set

Iowa State University experts peer into the future

December 16

Two ISU colleges will be combined

Three ISU faculty named fellows of leading scientific society

December 13

ISU's Department of Residence to cut budget by an additional $400,000

December 13

Geoffroy will ask Regents to approve college combination at ISU

December 6

Iowa student entrepreneurs to compete for business plan cash award Dec. 10

December 6

Minority Student Affairs office adopts new name

December 1

Holidays can be hazardous to pets

November 30

Veishea committees submit final recommendations

ISU's meat science program ranked No. 1 in the U.S.

ISU education professor examines Ohio school district to trace education disparities between black and white schools

November 29

Portraits of Mexican women on display at College of Design, Nov. 29-Dec. 3

November 24

One case of whooping cough confirmed at ISU

Iowa State's Food Safety Answers program offers Thanksgiving food-safety tips

November 16

Iowa State sources offer expertise, perspective on Sears/Kmart merger

Iowa towns recognized for park and playground improvements

November 17

Agriculture, veterinary medicine and natural resources news from Iowa State University

November 16

Iowa State's College of Education awarded $600,000 U.S. Department of Education FIPSE grant to prepare teachers for K-12 virtual schooling

November 12

Rural small business conference Dec. 4 at Iowa State

November 11

Souleyrette appointed to endowed professorship

ISU professor helps develop postage stamp honoring noted scientist

November 9

Club's online auction generates funds for memorial scholarship

First female three-star general named fall 2004 Mary Louise Smith Chair in Women and Politics at Iowa State

November 8

Iowa State psychology professor receives $400,000 National Science Foundation grant to study recognition memory

November 5

MEDIA ADVISORY: ISU students will use a steamroller to create art about war Friday

Iowa State's College of Education receives U.S. Department of State grant for Turkish student teacher internship

November 3

Faculty vote favors college combination

ISU Women's Studies program receives $300,000 U.S. Department of State grant

"Murder in Maui" is theme for last 2004 International Dinner Series At ISU Nov. 17

November 2

ISU Pappajohn Center to hold Nov. 10 Entrepreneur Forum

November 1

Gifts of $10 million will endow ISU program that helps developing nations

October 28

Iowa State University agronomy researcher controls erosion to save the African Sahel

October 27

ISU chemistry professor named Iowa Inventor of the Year

October 26

Iowa State's College of Engineering hosts Nov. 5 open house for new x-ray imaging device

ISU symposium Nov. 6 will explore coexistence of genetically modified and organic crops

Nader to speak on campus Wednesday

October 22

Veishea DVD won't be distributed

National Science Foundation funds ISU research on influence of political parties

Iowa League of Cities honors two Iowa State faculty members

October 20

Open forum Oct. 28 on latest strategic plan draft

John Deere pledges more funding to Iowa State University's virtual reality program

October 19

Local officials in Boone, Poweshiek counties team with Iowa State University researchers to study shared services for their communities

Five named College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Master Teachers

October 18

Business ethics post-Enron topic of Oct. 27 ISU Presidential Lecture

October 15

Political commentator Ann Coulter to speak at Iowa State Oct. 29

Stephens Auditorium is 'Building of the Century'

October 14

$600,000 education grant to study middle school math teaching, student interaction

October 13

ISU professor receives top civil engineering award

MEDIA ADVISORY: ISU will be featured in United Soybean Board briefing in Washington, D.C., Oct. 14

October 12

Roll out the barrels: ISU's annual Snow Plow 'Roadeo' set for Oct. 14

Iowa State University to host election forum Oct. 21

October 11

Mardi Gras is theme for second 2004 International Dinner Series at ISU Oct. 17

Comments sought on second draft of plan

New home for ISU alumni becomes a reality

October 8

Fundraising effort to save ISU's Morrill Hall reaches goal

October 6

News Tip: Cy turns 50; special events planned for Oct. 9 Homecoming game

Mathematics teacher education focus of Oct. 18 lecture at Iowa State

October 5

Hansen Early Childhood Lecture to be Oct. 13 at Iowa State

2004 World Food Prize Laureate to visit ISU Oct. 12

Borlaug lecture is Oct. 13

October 4

Student arrested in connection with bottle bomb incident

Iowa State's Vernon Schaefer named Hoover chair in geotechnical engineering

October 1

ISU veterinary medicine professor receives national teaching excellence award

September 30

Police safely remove bottle bomb from residence area

September 29

Iowa Congressman Leach named Robert Stafford Lecturer; to speak Oct. 13

Wolverine World Wide Inc. president and CEO named fall 'Executive In Residence' by ISU's College of Business; to speak Oct. 7

September 29

Dow named Fellow of the American Folklore Society

Oct. 5 Iowa Venture Capital and Entrepreneur Conference launches fifth annual Pappajohn New Venture Business Plan Competition 2004

September 28

Student participation sought for new "Leaders INspiring Connections" committees

September 27

Reiman Entrepreneurial Speaker Series to be Sept. 30 at Iowa State

Agriculture, Veterinary Medicine and Natural Resources news from Iowa State University

September 24

Opening of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Learning Community Sept. 29

Dedication of "Enlightenment" mural at Iowa State's College of Education is Sept. 28

ISU Hilton Chair to discuss rural aging issues Sept. 30 at Gateway Center

September 23

ISU fall convocation is Monday

Filmmaker Michael Moore to speak at Iowa State Oct. 17

Science and technology expert to discuss the politics of research discoveries Sept. 29 at Iowa State University

September 22

Archie and Nancy Martin, who housed black students in the early to mid-1900s, are immortalized with namesake ISU residence hall

September 21

Iowa State's College of Education receives record external funding in 2004

September 17

Kanawha's Moeller recognized as Iowa SBDC woman entrepreneur of the year

September 14

ISU's department of residence to cut budget by $2.7 million

September 14

Thompson named interim associate dean for Iowa State's College of Education

September 13

Nationally acclaimed GEM Fellows join ISU College of Engineering graduate program

September 9

Iowa State University fall enrollment is 26,380

September 8

Iowa State engineering professor named top editor of leading academic journal

ISU Dairy Science Club will host Alison Ciancio Memorial Scholarship race/walk Sept. 25

Iowa State University announces disciplinary action for students involved in Veishea disturbance

September 7

MEDIA ADVISORY: Iowa State to host Iowa launch press conference of new League of Women Voters education/awareness campaign Wednesday, Sept. 8

Open forum on strategic plan draft is Sept. 10

Remembering 9/11: ISU alumnus returns to share first-hand experience from the Pentagon

September 3

New book by Iowa State journalism professor examines how to bridge the technological "Interpersonal Divide"

Iowa State's Catt Center to host Iowa launch of new national voter education/awareness campaign by national League of Women Voters

Iowa State University psychology professor earns Young Investigator Award

Iowa State University names chair of naval science department

September 2

Ecologist and author David Orr will speak at ISU Sept. 10

September 1

ISU professor receives botanical society's highest honor

August 19

ISU to dedicate Steve and Debbie Bergstrom Indoor Training Facility Sept. 3

Allen: Strategic plan draft is 'substantive, strategic'

August 19

William Robinson named Iowa State University Distinguished Arts and Humanities Scholar

ISU's Greenlee School of Journalism names Better Homes and Gardens editor as 2004 Schwartz Award winner

August 18

ISU College of Veterinary Medicine will hold first White Coat Ceremony, Aug. 20

Iowa State University Organizes Workshops on Water, Wastewater Treatment Practices

Pohlman to receive ISU College of Design's Christian Petersen Award

Iowa State foreign languages professor receives National Endowment for the Humanities grant

August 12

ISU ag engineer's award-winning design advances fertilizer application technology

August 9

Iowa State University chemistry professor elected to International Academy of Quantum Molecular Science

August 6

Rover named ISU interim engineering associate dean

July 30

Iowa State University public policy and administration program earns accreditation

Kindergarten, first grade students learn Japanese at special summer Iowa State language program

July 28

Iowa State University will take its (art) show on the road to 2004 state fair

Sharp named interim chair for health and human performance at Iowa State University

July 27

Iowa State psychology professor elected president of national law society

Science teachers spend their summer vacation in Iowa State research labs

Iowa State revises policies to improve football game day experience, increase fan safety

July 22

Got fat? You need it to reap cancer-prevention benefits of vegetables, says Iowa State University professor

July 21

College of Business appoints Principal Financial Group Faculty Fellow

July 20

Iowa State University selects new veterinary medicine dean

July 19

Iowa State University College of Business names Accenture faculty fellow

NEWS TIP: Iowa State experts can comment on mad cow disease

July 15

Poist named department chair for logistics, operations and management information systems for ISU's College of Business

July 13

OPNET software gift will give business students an edge

July 13

Hebert to serve as interim chair of Iowa State's Chemical Engineering department

Urbandale city manager wins Iowa State University public service award

ISU external support soars to $274 million in FY 2004

July 9

MEDIA ADVISORY: ISU hosts economic development open house July 14

Iowa State's College of Business names new faculty fellows

July 8

ISU Athletics Director Appointment Extended

NEWS TIP: Iowa State experts offer insight on upcoming presidential election

July 2

Glatz named interim Engineering dean at Iowa State

New chair named for ISU Food Sciences and Human Nutrition Department

July 1

New Plant Sciences Institute research targets Iowa ag issues

NEWS TIP: Iowa State experts can comment on mad cow disease

June 28

Iowa State University researchers hit the pavement for an academic road show

Iowa State initiates entrepreneurship grant awards

June 28

Veterinary Medicine dean candidate to visit campus this week

June 25

ISU residence director resigns

June 23

Iowa State University selects new engineering dean

June 21

Iowa State's Michael Crum named DeVries Chair in Business

Palan named interim associate dean in the College of Business

June 18

Renovated Vet Med teaching hospital will be named for Iowa State alumnus

June 18

Two Iowa State University departments to merge July 1

June 17

Davis named CIO at Iowa State University

June 15

Ricardo Salvador will Lead ISU Honors Program

June 10

Iowa State Materials Science and Engineering Chair to Assume National Leadership Post

Iowa State University Engineering Students Place in National Bridge-Building Competition

Iowa State University Engineering Staffer Awarded National Recognition for Recruiting Minority Graduate Students

National Hydrology Workshop at Iowa State University June 15-16

David Holger Appointed to New Post in Provost's Office

Proposed Fy05 Operating Budget Reallocates $8.5 Million For Employee Compensation Increases

Iowa State Business Faculty to Study European Meat Tracking Processes

June 9

Iowa State To Dedicate Biosecurity Unit For State's Veterinary Diagnostic Lab June 10

June 8

Jerry Thomas Named Interim Education Dean at Iowa State

June 7

Upcoming meetings set for Veishea task force committees

June 4

Upcoming meetings set for Veishea task force committees

June 3

Iowa State Announces New Engineering/MBA Concurrent Degree

Iowa State University Reviews Long, Short-Term Pasture Land Options

Iowa State to Address Future Use of Former Dairy Teaching Farm Site

University-Community Commission to Explore Problems, Seek Solutions

June 2

Iowa State Professor Transforms Garden into Celtic Myth at England's Westonbirt Festival

Epperson, Oliver Named Associate Deans in Iowa State's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

ISU Student Computer Team Selected for World Design Finals

June 1

Iowa State Science Education Program Awarded $600,000 Grant to Improve Early Elementary Science Learning

ISU Researchers Study Chemical Processes that Govern Life in New Metabolomics Lab

May 27

Iowa State Awarded $6.5 Million U.S. Air Force Research Contract to Study Aging Military Aircraft

Iowa State University sources on effects of rising gasoline prices and alternative energies

May 24

Iowa State's Ada Hayden Herbarium Grows

May 21

$3.5 Million Gift will Help Renovate Iowa State's Veterinary Teaching Hospital

May 20

Veishea Task Force Will Meet May 27

Agriculture, Veterinary Medicine and Natural Resources News from Iowa State University

May 18

Iowa State University's Parks Library to Dedicate 'Prairie Sky'

May 17

Retired Psychology Professor Receives Counseling Award

Iowa SBDC Adds New Members to State Advisory Board

May 12

VEISHEA Task Force Members Announced

May 7

Iowa State to Host Midwest Economics Conference May 14-16

ISU Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship Receives Grant

Iowa State Architecture Student Wins International Competition

Iowa State University's Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication is Re-Accredited

May 5

Fungus Named After Longtime Iowa State University Professor

Iowa State to Host Marketing Distinguished Speaker Series May 14

ISU's National K-12 Foreign Language Resource Center to Offer Summer Japanese Program for Kindergarten, First Grade Children

Iowa State University to Host Conference on Building Excellence in Governance May 7

Future of Virtual Reality on Display At ISU International Workshop May 13-14

May 4

Iowa State University 2003-2004 Krause Challenge Champion

Iowa State Research Group Awarded $1 Million Grant for Nanoscale Research

May 3

'CAD And Mouse' Research at Iowa State University Points Computer Users Toward Fewer Aches and Pains

April 30

ISU's Department of Residence to Cut Budget by $1.7 Million

Iowa State Student Named Finalist in Hearst National News Journalism Awards Competition

Iowa State Study Looks at Viability of Rural Main Streets

More Than 3,000 Will Receive Degrees at Iowa State University May 7-8

April 28

Iowa State University Student Receives Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship

Three Iowa State University Students Receive Phi Beta Kappa Scholarships

English Professor Named Shakeshaft Master Teacher at Iowa State University

ISU Center for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities Announces Research Awards

2nd Strategic Planning Forum is April 29

Iowa State University to Dedicate Livesay Structural Materials Testing Facility Friday, April 30

April 27

Ag Trade Economist Available to Discuss Implications of W.T.O. Ruling on Cotton Subsidies

VEISHEA is Suspended for 2005

Statement from President Gregory L. Geoffroy

April 23

Iowa State's College of Business to Offer Free Internship, Seasonal Job Description Service to Iowa Businesses

National Association Recognizes Two ISU Architecture Professors

April 22

ISU Veterinary Medicine College is Reaccredited

Iowa State University Announces 2004-2005 Distinguished and University Professorships

April 21

Iowa State's Women's Studies Professor Honored by American Association of University Women

April 20

Iowa State's Health and Human Performance Program to Celebrate 100th Anniversary of Physical Education April 22

History of Department of Health and Human Performance

Iowa State University Hosts Regional Student Concrete Canoe Competition

April 19

$500,000 Endowment will Establish Professorship in Aerospace Engineering at Iowa State

April 18

Iowa State University President Gregory Geoffroy comments on Veishea

April 16

Jane Peterson Named Associate Director of Iowa State's Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication

10 Iowa State Students Awarded Pappajohn Scholarships

Swedish University Honors Iowa State University Engineering Professor

New Entrepreneurship Learning Community to Offer Housing Scholarships, Seed Capital Fund for Student Firms

April 15

Hall of Fame Recognizes Outstanding Iowa State University Aerospace Engineering Alumni

Iowa State University to Showcase Human Computer Interaction Research Projects April 15

April 13

Iowa State Honors Alumni and Friends in New Ceremony

April 9

ISU Center For Excellence in the Arts And Humanities Announces Board

'Dare to Discover' Iowa State's Veishea Celebration April 16-18

Iowa State Seeks Alumni Input on Proposed Combination of Education and Family and Consumer Sciences Colleges

April 8

Iowa State University to Host First Amendment Day April 15; Former Middle East Hostage Terry Anderson to Speak

April 7

ISU Symposium will Tackle Biopharming Issues, April 22

April 6

Former U.S. Ambassador Carol Moseley Braun Named Spring 2004 Mary Louise Smith Chair in Politics at Iowa State

April 5

Global Weather Headed Toward More Extremes, Iowa State University Professor Warns

Draper Named Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at Iowa State's Veterinary Medicine College

March 31

Academic Honor Society Inducts 154 Students at Iowa State University

ISU Engineering Professor Named President-Elect of National Accreditation Board

March 30

Iowa Students Honored with Science Fair Awards

Two ISU Science Professors Receive National Science Foundation Early Career Awards

March 26

Longtime American Indian Activist to Address Symposium at Iowa State University April 2

March 25

Environment, Feminism and Food Slated for Discussion at Iowa State University Conference April 9-10

Nieves Appointed Director of Veterinary Teaching Hospital at Iowa State

Iowa State to Host Big 12 MIS Research Symposium April 2-4

Iowa State to Host International Business Conference April 2

ISU's Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures Awarded U.S. Department of Education Grant

March 24

Iowa State University Education Dean Accepts New Post in California

March 23

College of Engineering Dean Candidates to Visit Iowa State University

Planners Seek Input on ISU Future in March 26 Forum

March 22

Hansen Early Childhood Lecture to be March 30 at ISU

Pioneer Hi-Bred International Gift Supports ISU Projects on Issues Surrounding Research Discoveries

March 19

Miller lecturer announced at Iowa State

Wells Fargo VP and "executive in residence" to speak March 25

March 18

ISU astrophysicists share $17.5 million award to go after gamma rays

Info sessions for entrepreneurship learning community in March

Small Business Tax Workshops at ISU Research Park March 25

March 17

Iowa State's Child Development Lab School Earns Reaccreditation

March 12

Top Young Iowa Scientists Exhibit Their Ingenuity at Iowa State's Hilton Coliseum March 26-27

March 11

Whiteford Named Dean of Iowa State University's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

March 5

22nd Annual Iowa State University Fashion Show to be Presented April 2-3 at Fisher Theater

March 4

Iowa State Announces Brown Vs. Board of Education Essay Contest Winners

March 3

Research News from Iowa State University

ISU, State of Iowa Big Winners in Federal Biomass Research Effort

Allen Announces College Combination Planning Committee

February 27

College of Design to Exhibit Work by Faculty March 1-19

February 26

Iowa State Receives Grant to Partner with Indian University

College of Veterinary Medicine Dean Candidates to Visit ISU

February 25

National figure in the struggle for racial integration to speak at ISU

Distinguished Arts and Humanities Scholar to Present Work March 9 at ISU

February 24

Iowa State Career Fair Steers to put the Brakes on a Dwindling Transportation Work Force

February 20

Iowa State University Dedicates Gerdin Business Building

Iowa State University's Whole Earth Telescope Confirms a Gem of a Star

February 19

Research Park firms tabbed for economic development funds

February 17

Past AAAS President To Speak At Iowa State March 4

February 13

Iowa State University Summer Camp Hacks Through a Whole New Wilderness

Iowa State's Vijay Vittal Elected to National Academy of Engineering

Meredith Corporation to Partner with Iowa State University Journalism School

February 12

New Institute will Expand Research on Preventing Youth Behavior Problems

February 11

Author of "Where Stuff Comes From" to Speak at ISU Feb. 19

February 10

Iowa State Physicists Honored by American Physical Society

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Dean Candidates to Visit ISU

February 9

Iowa State to Create Entrepreneur Learning Community

ISU Computer Game Design Class Develops a Winner

February 6

Iowa State's Greenlee School of Journalism Earns Re-Accreditation Recommendation

February 4

Iowa's Child Care Workforce Status Released by Iowa State Extension and Iowa Early Care and Education Professional Development Project

February 3

Human-Computer Interaction Pioneer Will Speak at ISU Feb. 9

February 2

Planning begins toward first-ever combination of colleges at Iowa State

January 30

Transgenic Corn Developed at Iowa State Has Greater Frost Tolerance Thanks to Tobacco Gene

Iowa State University Lecture Series Questions: 'Is The Bill of Rights in Jeopardy?'

Iowa SBDC Adds New Members to State Advisory Board

January 29

ISU Exhibition will Showcase Design Excellence of Deere, Hon and Maytag Products, Feb. 9-22

January 26

Iowa State University Engineering Students Headed for the Ultimate Space Camp Aboard NASA Aircraft

ISU Students to Test Space Blender at NASA

Wortman Presented USASBE Award for Lifetime Achievement in Entrepreneurship

January 21

Reiman Gardens Suffers Second Round of Flood Damage

January 16

ISU College of Business Raisbeck Career Services Center opens

January 15

Iowa State University Professor Named IEEE Fellow

Nutrition, Cancer Prevention Expert Will Give Presidential University Lecture at Iowa State

January 8

Gerdin Business Building Opens

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