Beverly Crabtree, College of Family and Consumer Sciences, (515) 294-0860
Mary Jo Glanville, College of Family and Consumer Sciences, (515) 294-8799
Michelle Johnson, News Service, (515) 294-8986
MEDIA ADVISORY: ISU'S COLLEGE OF FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES CELEBRATES 125 YEARS
AMES, Iowa -- Iowa State University's College of Family and Consumer Sciences will celebrate its 125th birthday Friday, Dec. 6, from 10 a.m. to noon in the college's LeBaron Lounge. The college was officially founded on Dec. 8, 1871. It was the first land-grant home economics college founded in the nation.