Content Warning: This editorial discusses the pervasive impact of domestic violence on our society at a national and state level.
While Ames offers a variety of activities in Campustown, it can be easy to forget about what Iowa State offers on campus for things to do on t…
As we have all heard, climate change is more prominent now than ever. According to recent research, we only have a couple months (which was fi…
Today is News Engagement Day, and it is a great time to take a step back and discuss the importance of engaging with local and national news on a daily basis.
The United States has a “reasonable chance” of losing its World Health Organization (WHO) measles-eliminated status in October due to an outbreak in New York.
The Local Food Festival: An Adventure in Eating is the annual food festival located between Curtiss and Beardshear on Central Campus. This year’s festival takes place Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. During that time, students can connect with local businesses and farmers, learn about the importance of eating locally, try food samples and learn more about the role of local food and produce on Iowa State’s campus and in the Ames community.
In a world full of hate we could use a little peace of mind and reassurance that there are some good things going on beyond the tragedy.
During the first week of classes, it is almost impossible to find a seat in your 8 a.m. class if you aren’t there half an hour early.
It has been one year since the tragic death of Iowa State engineering student and Spanish golfer Celia Barquín Arozamena.
There is no rivalry in the state of Iowa that even touches the intensity of the rivalry between Iowa State and University of Iowa. This rivalry peaks during the annual Cy-Hawk game, where the two universities go head-to-head on the football field. This year, the Cy-Hawk game is back at Jack Trice Stadium, and the energy in Ames has been building for weeks.
The third Democratic presidential primary debate will take place Thursday, marking the first time the Democratic National Committee has narrowed the field of candidates enough to contain them on one stage. The previous two debates saw 20 candidates making bold statements about important issues such as health care and climate change, but also about each other.
Today marks the 18th anniversary of the terror attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. While we will never forget that day, each year its anniversary reminds us to reflect on the lives lost and the courage shown.
There are times in our lives when we tend to get bored with our daily routine. Maybe you don’t feel like you’re doing enough on campus and wish to get involved somehow but don’t know where to start. Well, why not check out ClubFest to spice up your life with endless possibilities of clubs to join?
Residents of Ames will vote in the Healthy Life Center $29 million bond referendum Tuesday, likely deciding whether or not the project will ever come to Ames.
Next week, Sunday through Sept. 14, is National Suicide Prevention Week. However, it is important to remember that it is not the only time it becomes important. It is something that we should all be aware of at all times.
Three people were shot outside of the Minnesota State Fair on Monday in one of the most recent mass shooting events. Another recent mass shooting in Odessa, Texas, left seven dead and over 20 wounded on Saturday. These shootings are unfortunately only a few of the many that have occurred over the last year.
Rep. Steve King made headlines again this week for vile comments. This time, discussing rape and incest’s impacts on population growth as reasons against exceptions in anti-abortion legislation.
The second round of Democratic presidential primary debates this week offered several opportunities to reflect on candidates’ histories — unfortunately, the candidates themselves did not do so.
After 12 days of protests on the island, Gov. Ricardo Rossello of Puerto Rico has submitted his resignation effective 5 p.m. Aug. 2. The protests began after around nine hundred pages from a group chat that Rossello moderated revealed unnerving depths of corruption within the government. In these messages, Rossello and his associates in the chat — from both government and the private sector — revealed them mocking citizens and the more than 4,600 deceased citizens from Hurricane Maria, u…
Representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Ayanna Pressley and Rashida Tlaib have been making national headlines since they were inaugurated earlier this year, and President Donald Trump has not been shy about his disdain for the freshman congresswomen.
When setting special election dates, Gov. Kim Reynolds must ask herself: “Why ‘get out the vote’ when you can suppress it?”
Earlier this week, Ex Officio Ames City Council Liaison Devyn Leeson sent an email to members of the council and Mayor John Haila outlining nine issues he found with the state of landlord-tenant relations in Ames, based on discussions with tenants, activists and student leaders.
Many students take advantage of the summertime to dip their toes into post-graduate life with an internship. Some use it as a networking tool; some use it as a way to explore their career options. Others use it to fulfill a degree requirement.
After a long and most likely difficult year of classes, students all around the country will start to go on summer break this month. Some may spend summer taking classes on campus or online, some may spend it vacationing around the globe, some may spend it working at a job or internship or some may spend it doing nothing at all.
Last week, the Iowa Legislature passed a bill providing Iowa's Regent universities with $12 million in additional funding.
The Chabad of Poway in Poway, California joined a growing list of places of worship that have become the target of a hate crime Saturday.
So begins the aptly named dead week at Iowa State.
Thursday marks year two of what Iowa State hopes to turn into an annual tradition: the spring outdoor concert.
Walking down the sidewalks of Iowa State’s beautiful campus, you look around and see hundreds of students going about their day.
Vicente Fox, former President of Mexico, will deliver a speech Thursday night in Stephens Auditorium titled “Building Bridges or Walls: Where Do the U.S. and Mexico Go from Here?”
Iowa Legislature, you still have time to make the right decision.
For those in tune with campus politics, today marks a special occasion — the newly elected president and vice president will be inaugurated.
In 1922, Iowa State University started a tradition like no other. By combining the numerous student celebrations that took place during the spring into one big festival, Iowa State created a showcase for itself unparalleled by any other annual gathering.
The state of free speech as it relates to higher education is controversial.
Since the dawn of civilization, technology has been making huge leaps and bounds. In the blink of an eye, humans went from rubbing two sticks together to create fire to creating fully functioning electric cars. The classroom is no different. But is it for better or for worse?