Former Cyclone basketball player Jake Sullivan came to Iowa State late Monday to talk about his personal battles with mental illness and sprea…
Iowa State student enrollment for 2019 has 5,597 freshman, which is the largest freshman class in the state of Iowa, according to a press release.
College is a path to set a student up for the career they want, and many students come with a major before they attend Iowa State. However, there are times where the major may end up not being in line with the students’ interests.
The International Nest provides new programs for international students to connect with each other.
While walking to class, a lot of students use longboards as a way to cut their time getting across campus. Longboarding can give people an adrenaline rush while riding down a hill or it can bring friends closer together. Some students shared the reasons why they do it.
Students who are entering college and pulling out federal loans are also looking for jobs to either pay down the loans, or pay for their supplies. At Iowa State’s campus, there are hundreds of job opportunities, and in Ames as a whole, there are even more.
For students in college, caffeine seems to be an essential tool to keep doing homework and the method of obtaining it can be different for all. For most students, there can be a debate about the taste between tea and coffee.
As students work on improving their health and fitness either through nutrition or physical activities, Iowa State provides recreational services to students who are looking for new workout routines or weekend hiking trips.
A Novel Idea is one of the hundreds of clubs at Iowa State, with 85 members but only 10 regulars.
On a Cyclone football game day in Ames, the number of people within city limits — and the number of cars within city limits — increases significantly.
Hundreds of central Iowa community members gathered at Water Works Park to eat ice cream and listen to free music on a hot and humid Labor Day.
In May, freshmen were sitting in their graduation caps and gowns with high school diplomas in hand ready for a life of new beginnings. As the gap between summer and school closed and orientation began, freshmen learned the little Iowa State traditions, such as avoiding the Zodiac.
For a little over 100 years, the Acacia Fraternity House stood at 138 Gray Ave. On July 30, the house, emptied of furniture and memorabilia, was torn down in just four hours.
As the first football game kicks off, many Iowa State fans are preparing for their first tailgate. During this time students hangout with friends old and new for various reasons. For those who are new to Iowa State and unfamiliar with tailgating, students have given their advice to getting started.
The MyState app put out a warning that its information about CyRide predictions and classes may be inaccurate or incomplete while transitioning to a new developer.
Researchers at Iowa State found the proportion of women who drink alcohol is increasing, and those who are drinking more do not necessarily fit stereotypes.
To build a connection between the Iowa State and Ames community, the Student Activities Center will host their annual WelcomeFest at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Great Hall of the Memorial Union.
Bringing a warm welcome with a cold treat, the Dean of Students Office (DSO) will hand out free ice cream sundaes and popsicles outside the Student Services Building.
During syllabus week some students will experience a whole lot of “new,” from figuring out that “easy” class is more challenging than expected to a student embracing their identity. The Dean of Students Office (DSO) coffers a range of resources to enhance students' success from an academic perspective to a community perspective.
The man who pleaded guilty to murdering Celia Barquín Arozamena was sentenced to life in prison Friday.
As students are beginning to move into their apartments, some may be recovering from homelessness due to a leasing gap, a period between one lease's end and the other's beginning, during which students may not have a place to live.
CyRide’s bus tracking system is changing in time for the start of the next semester. The service “will implement a transition to a new real-time predictive bus service” starting Monday.
Iowa State offers many different opportunities for cultural engagement: museums, a sculpture garden, the first building on campus, artwork surrounding campus buildings and lots of green space. However, many students often overlook the abundance of artwork that sets Iowa State apart from other college campuses.
Sorority recruitment week, commonly known as “Rush Week”, will begin Friday. Iowa State's Collegiate Panhellenic Council — a collective representative of 17 sororities on campus — said this is a week in which recruits will face the “most important decisions that [they] will make during [their] undergraduate years."
Ames is known for many things, from its Cyclone pride to the Main Street events. The city is also known for its intense coffee culture and, so many people have different specific tastes, ranging from an iced americano to a vanilla latte with two pumps of caramel.
There are two seasons in the Midwest—winter and construction—and Ames is still in the heat of construction season.
The FDA has issued warning letters to four e-liquid and hookah companies informing them that 44 of their products cannot legally be sold in the United States.
Construction for the Ames Miracle Playground and Field is underway to help cater to the needs of over 500 children with disabilities in the Ames community.
The Ames Foundation will host a groundbreaking for the Miracle League Field and All-inclusive playground 10 a.m. Saturday at Inis Grove Park, 24th and Duff Avenue. There will be a formal ceremony featuring presentations, introduction the major funders and key figures for the project.
Stacey Wertzberger is a "woman to watch" not only in the food industry but as a mother of three, an athlete and an academic adviser. The idea of "do the hard things" has become her mantra throughout her personal, family and professional life.
Whether your favorite book is War and Peace or Harry Potter, reading for pleasure can sometimes be hard for students. If you can squeeze in some reading time between classes, here are some books from a few genres that one might not usually consider.
CyRide will purchase new buses with electric batteries with funds it received from a federal grant.
After 11 weeks of development, new and upcoming entrepreneurs will present their business plans to the Ames community.
Two new programs will launch this week as a way to help workers and alumni grow in their careers.
A weekend packed with good deals and new furniture for many students has also created an opportunity to reduce the number of items falling into the waste cycle.
Ghost stories are a household staple at every sleepover, most often about some neighborhood rumors. In 2014, Iowa State was named the fifth-most-haunted campus in the Midwest from eerie noises at the Memorial Union to the strange movement at Farm House Museum.
On a hot and humid day, hundreds of Story County community members fill their weekend schedule with activities ranging from horse to swine showing. For many of these community members, this event has been a family tradition.