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Ames dental clinic gives back to veterans

An Ames dental clinic provided free dental care for more than 20 veterans on Nov. 3.

Published on 22 November 2017 | 6:10 am


Food at First: not your typical soup kitchen

Beneath the main floor of the First Christian Church in Ames, dozens of people mill around in anticipation. Some sit at the numerous tables, sipping hot coffee. Soon, a line forms as more people come in and wait for their…

Published on 22 November 2017 | 6:03 am


Iowa State Army ROTC teams win Ranger Challenge

During Nov. 3 to Nov. 5, the Army ROTC at Iowa State participated in the Brigade Ranger Challenge. The challenge is essentially a variety of basic military skills.

Published on 21 November 2017 | 5:49 pm


Iowa State ROTC find success at GAFPB Event

Each year, the ROTC at Iowa State participates in a special event called the German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge (GAFPB). The GAFPB was held during the weekend of Nov. 10-12, and it was successful for Iowa State.

Published on 21 November 2017 | 5:26 pm


Contempt and retaliation result in two greek chapters sanctioned

Beta Theta Pi (Beta) and Delta Tau Delta (Delts) have been sanctioned by the Office of Student Conduct (OSC) according to the OSC website.

Published on 20 November 2017 | 11:38 pm


Steve King comes to Ames, questions ethics of Joint Committee on Taxation

Congressman Steve King (R-Ia) visited the Ames Chamber of Commerce on Monday to update members on activities in Washington D.C. and field questions.

Published on 20 November 2017 | 9:45 pm


Top 5 stories from the past week, Nov. 13-19

Read about the investigation of a homicide in West Ames, results of Iowa State sporting events, the IRHA housing ordinance petition and more.

Published on 19 November 2017 | 3:05 pm


Steel Bridge Club aims to make nationals at next competition

After coming in third place for the past two years at the Student Steel Bridge Competition, the members of the Iowa State Steel Bridge Club are motivated to come in second place at the regional competition this year in order…

Published on 19 November 2017 | 2:55 pm


Local events happening during Thanksgiving break

There is still plenty to do in Ames and on campus for students who chose not to go home for Thanksgiving break.

Published on 19 November 2017 | 6:00 am


Victim identified, suspects remain at-large in West Ames homicide

Ames police is encouraging the public’s help in finding the suspects, while they release the name of the victim from Saturday morning’s homicide at Fountain View Apartments.

Published on 18 November 2017 | 2:09 pm


A Thanksgiving feast on a college student's budget

Thanksgiving is a time to celebrate everything you are grateful for, be with friends and family, and, of course, have a feast.

Published on 17 November 2017 | 9:55 pm


Vilsack delivers lecture on agriculture and climate change

Published on 17 November 2017 | 4:27 am


League of Women Voters Seeks to Inform on New Voter Laws

In response to voting legislation changes made in the 2017 Iowa Legislative session, the League of Women Voters of Ames and Story County held a meeting at Ames Public Library Thursday night seeking to inform voters on these recent changes.

Published on 17 November 2017 | 3:36 am


'You can't win if you don't play': campus leaders advise on scholarship applications

As scholarship application season starts up, President Wendy Wintersteen had a few pieces of advice for Iowa State students.

Published on 17 November 2017 | 12:54 am


How to survive staying on campus during Thanksgiving break

Staying on campus during break? Here is a guide on how to survive being on campus during Thanksgiving break.

Published on 16 November 2017 | 10:32 pm


First day in office: Wintersteen starts as president

Wendy Wintersteen, the former dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Science, started as president of Iowa State today.

Published on 16 November 2017 | 4:24 pm


College Republicans ousts transgender woman on sexual assault allegations

The Iowa State College Republicans impeached one of its members, Heather Dunn, on the grounds of sexual assault and harassment during its meeting Wednesday night.

Published on 16 November 2017 | 3:17 pm


Students to say goodbye to Blackboard Learn through Facebook event

A Facebook event to say goodbye to Blackboard Learn at Iowa State has been receiving increasing attention from students.

Published on 16 November 2017 | 6:00 am


The tale of an iceberg at Iowa State

As the world still continues to search for more efficient ways to supply clean drinking water at an affordable and sustainable rate to all areas around the globe, Iowa State University Museums along with the Iowa State history department remember…

Published on 16 November 2017 | 4:14 am


StuGov postpones approving election code

The senate discussed amendments to the Student Government election code including allocating funds to Student Government campaigns at Wednesday's Student Government meeting.

Published on 16 November 2017 | 12:58 am


Proterra presents electric bus to CyRide

Electric cars have been popping up around the country. Tesla, BMW, Ford, Nissan and Toyota have been household names for electric cars for years now.

Published on 16 November 2017 | 12:37 am


Patagonia joins the Iowa State Fashion Show

The fashion department has announced their guest company Patagonia to be joining the 2018 Fashion show. Each year, Iowa State is lucky enough to reach out to a very successful designer or company to come out experience and help out…

Published on 16 November 2017 | 12:26 am


Revival magazine strives to promote alternative culture

A campus magazine offers different reading in hopes of broadening your perspective.

Published on 16 November 2017 | 12:02 am


Reflecting on Wintersteen’s tenure as dean of CALS

As President-select Wendy Wintersteen transitions into her new role as Iowa State’s president, students and faculty are reminiscing about her service as the dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.

Published on 15 November 2017 | 11:49 pm


Army ROTC cadets dive into training

The pool in Beyer Hall is typically used for competition purposes – but Wednesday night, a special event was hosted there. The Combat Water Survival Training (CWST) is an event held annually for the Army ROTC at Iowa State. Students…

Published on 15 November 2017 | 11:16 pm


Free soup to highlight homelessness in Ames

Today was the ninth annual ‘Scoop of Soup’ event hosted by the city of Ames and sponsored by Hy-Vee and KSI Radio.

Published on 15 November 2017 | 11:03 pm


Office of Greek Affairs to change name with new year

The Office of Greek Affairs announced they will be changing the name of their office on Jan. 1 to The Office of Sorority and Fraternity Engagement.

Published on 15 November 2017 | 10:37 pm


Cody & Cody: Reflecting on a semester of change, growth

Cody West and Cody Smith have been working within a period of transition.

Published on 15 November 2017 | 8:40 pm


Voter statistics show lower turnout for city elections

Despite the elected city officials having a direct impact on issues such as housing and city referendums often being included on the ballots, local elections traditionally see far fewer voters than presidential or gubernatorial elections.

Published on 15 November 2017 | 8:27 pm


$190,000 funding request to be debated at senate for outdoor concert

After Thanksgiving Break, Student Government will vote on a $190,000 funding request that, if approved, would fund a "large entertainment event in the spring of 2018."

Published on 15 November 2017 | 3:18 pm


City Council discusses city holidays

Tuesday's City Council meeting started with a few proclamations for the city to recognize certain groups with a day or week in their honor.

Published on 15 November 2017 | 5:00 am


Council renegotiates motions to limit rental occupancy, caps number of adults to five

The Ames City Council motioned Tuesday for the city staff to draft an ordinance that would restrict rental occupancy based on the number of bedrooms in a house, as well as off-street parking spaces—with a cap of five adults in…

Published on 15 November 2017 | 4:54 am


Assistant professor Jeremy Best educates about white supremacists on college campuses

Iowa State assistant professor Jeremy Best began his lecture on white nationalism, white supremacy and Neo-Nazi groups’ efforts to recruit on college campuses by detailing propaganda for these groups being placed on the Iowa State campus dating back to the…

Published on 15 November 2017 | 4:36 am


Andy McGuire visits Ames for Coffee with the Candidates

A candidate for Iowa's next governor visited Ames Tuesday night to talk about plans for improved mental health services and raising minimum wage.

Published on 14 November 2017 | 11:27 pm


Ames man arrested for sexual assault of a minor

After an investigation involving Facebook Messenger logs, the Ames Police Department arrested an Ames man and charged him with sexually assaulting a minor.

Published on 14 November 2017 | 9:52 pm


Faculty senate proposes two new bachelors degrees

The senate discussed adding a bachelor's degree in actuarial science and a bachelor's degree in data science to Iowa State's curriculum at Tuesday's Faculty Senate meeting.

Published on 14 November 2017 | 9:21 pm


Haila reflects on campaign, looks forward to becoming mayor

Days after the results, John Haila said it still hasn’t hit him yet.

Published on 14 November 2017 | 7:48 pm


Why are there neo-Nazis at Iowa State?

“I hear people say that ‘racism isn’t real’ but then something like this happens and it shows that it’s real and people still don’t care," said Courtney Scholten, Iowa State student, earlier this year.

Published on 14 November 2017 | 7:15 pm


Political scientist Olajumoke Yacob-Haliso discusses female Liberian refugees

Political scientist, scholar and professor, Olajumoke Yacob-Haliso has done extensive research on Liberian refugees and women. Currently a professor at Babcock University in Nigeria, Yacob-Haliso presented her findings at Iowa State on Monday evening.

Published on 14 November 2017 | 4:12 am


Tom Vilsack to deliver lecture on agriculture and climate change

Former governor of Iowa Tom Vilsack is returning home to deliver a presentation in the nation’s second largest agricultural producing state.

Published on 14 November 2017 | 3:32 am


Vagina Monologues Tryouts

If you missed the tryouts on Sunday, there is still time.

Published on 14 November 2017 | 12:44 am


StuGov agenda: Election code approval, $1,500 funding request

Student Government will debate a referenda, that if voted yes on, would appear on the ballot this upcoming election.

Published on 13 November 2017 | 9:21 pm


Ivy College of Business experiences lower number of women enrolled

The newly named Ivy College of Business has changed its look over the last 6 months. With a $22 million expansion project and a $50 million donation, which prompted the naming of the college, the college has set forth an…

Published on 13 November 2017 | 7:09 pm


The final stretch for the Leopold Center

Wednesday night marks the final official listening session for Iowa State's Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture.

Published on 13 November 2017 | 6:20 pm


Father and son engineers reflect on past, working together at Apple

In 1976, Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak tested the first Apple computer, the Apple I. Less than a year later, an Iowa State alumni joined their engineering team.

Published on 12 November 2017 | 5:28 pm


Top 5 stories from the past week, Nov. 6- 12

From the mayoral election, to Iowa State sports, to Ames housing, here are the top 5 stories from the past week, Nov. 6-12.

Published on 12 November 2017 | 3:51 pm


Reaching an understanding between international students and police

According to the Iowa State University Office of the Registrar, international students make up 11% of the student population. Out of the 36,321 students that attend Iowa State, 4,115 are from outside of the U.S.

Published on 10 November 2017 | 11:31 pm


Aliens and Caribbean Women: Feminst Friday discusses Feminist Fiction

Imagine a future where women are trading language and knowledge with aliens from distant planets. That’s what the group at today's Feminist Friday did.

Published on 10 November 2017 | 11:00 pm








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