ISU Agribiz Magnate Roger Underwood’s Social Media Posts Contrary to University’s Commitment to Diversity

Roger Underwood in Yerington, Nevada, in 2012. Photo: Roger Underwood/Facebook Roger Underwood, an Ames agribusiness magnate and Iowa State University…

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Wintersteen and Husband Have Given $3,000 to Trump Nominee Bill Northey

Wendy Wintersteen and husband Robert Waggoner. Photos: Iowa State University, LucidAdvice.com Sam Clovis’ nomination to be the US Department of…

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Weekly News Roundup: Abortion Wait Period Blocked, Audit Questions Leath’s Plane Use

An anti-abortion sign along County Highway G5T near Pella. Photo: Tony Webster/Flickr The Informer’s weekly news roundup, presented in partnership…

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Who Endowed Wendy Wintersteen’s Ag College Chair?

SHARE Facebook Twitter Incoming Iowa State University president Wendy Wintersteen. Photo: Iowa State University For years, student activists and other…

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Wendy Wintersteen Is the New President of Iowa State University

SHARE Facebook Twitter IowaRegents/Twitter The Iowa Board of Regents has announced via Twitter that Wendy Wintersteen, the controversial dean of…

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AgriSol, Harkin Institute, Leopold Center, and Monsanto: Wintersteen’s Red Flags

Later this afternoon, the Iowa Board of Regents plans to choose the successor to Iowa State University president Steven Leath.…

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Weekly News Roundup: Fox News Targets Ames, Iowa AG Sues DeVos, Reynolds Defends RFS

Evan Walker/White House via Flickr The Informer’s weekly news roundup, presented in partnership with KHOI community radio. Attorney General Tom…

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Lawsuits Allege Iowa State University Mishandled Sexual Assault Investigations

A pair of lawsuits filed hours apart last week variously allege that Iowa State University failed to properly investigate students’…

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Iowa State Presidential Finalist Dale Whittaker Withdraws from Consideration

SHARE Facebook Twitter Dale Whittaker, the provost of the University of Central Florida and one of four finalists announced for…

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Iowa State Announces $1.7 Million Charles Koch Foundation Gift

SHARE Facebook Twitter Iowa State University economics professor Peter Orazem. Iowa State University’s economics department will receive $1,685,000 over five…

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