Grammarly Premium is Free for students! Grammarly premium is now available for all Iowa State University students for FREE! ISU students have free access to the premium version of Grammarly, which provides plagiarism detection services and suggestions about writing clarity, concision, vocabulary, style, and tone. This has been possible by the CASTLE committee at Iowa … Continue reading Free Grammarly Premium for Students
Student Government Study Bags Senior Director of Communications John Murphy worked with the Director of Outreach Carrie Swartz to provide Study Bags to students during the week before finals. The goal was to spread a little warmth and joy for students with winter goodie bags from Student Government!
Fireside Chats When Austin Graber and Vishesh Bhatia were planning their platform, they focused on not only elevating Cyclone pride, but also increasing transparency. Fireside Fridays do just that! These 5 minute videos with administrators and individuals on campus provide information about the resources that are available to Cyclones. Fireside Fridays come out bi-monthly and … Continue reading Fireside Chats
Jack Trice Sculpture Reception “The sculpture, commissioned by the Student Government in 1987, was located between Beardshear and Carver Hall from 1988 to 1997. It was moved from its Jack Trice Stadium location in 2019 to accommodate construction work. The sculpture features Trice looking at a letter of his thoughts written the night before the … Continue reading Jack Trice Sculpture Reception
Walk with ISUPD and FP&M to identify areas of concern on campus. Stop by all intersections on Lincoln Way for a free doughnut and tips on how to cross safely!
Women in STEM Initiative During the week of International Women’s Day, this project aims to recognize incredible women in STEM across the Iowa State community. During the 2018-2019 school year, the committed honored 10 faculty, graduate students, and undergraduate students with banners in Parks Library as well as a speech from President Wendy Wintersteen.
Campus Safety Walks To effectively evaluate areas on campus that may be unsafe, Student Government, ISUPD, and Facilities Planning and Management have partnered to identify areas on campus that need to be addressed. (Occurs biannually) Photo by Ian Steenhoek
“I Love Ames” Event Photos from the event: “I Love Ames” is a yearly event that aims to bridge the gap between the residential and campus communities here in Ames. The 2019 iteration will take place on September 7th on Main Street from 8:00 AM – 12:30 PM, and will feature 18 student organizations showcasing … Continue reading “I Love Ames” Event
I Am A Voter During the 2018-2019 school year, Civic Engagement Committee and Senior Director of Governmental Affairs Director, Kathryn Walker, created an “I am a Voter” campaign. The campaign was a push to increase voter turnout on campus during the midterm elections. Students wore stickers with the words “I am a Voter” to showcase … Continue reading I Am A Voter
“The adjustable-height tables have arrived and are now in place on the 3rd floor of Parks Library, facing out to the south lawn. Thank you very much for leading this effort, and thank you to Student Government for voting to assist with funding. Students are going to love them!” –Beth McNeil, Dean of Library Services … Continue reading Height Adjustable Desks now in Parks Library