Category: Stories

Combating climate change with art 

Connecting performing arts to sustainability, graduate student Vivian Cook is using her passion for theater and the environment to promote climate change awareness in the Ames community. 

Scarf Design Competition

Student designers through Iowa State University’s Apparel, Events and Hospitality (AESHM) Department put their creativity and innovation to the test during this year’s Scarf Design Competition. 

Holiday Gift Guide

It's that time of year again — ugly sweaters, movie marathons, peppermint lattes, and non-stop shopping for the perfect gifts. What better way to celebrate and get into the holiday spirit than to visit the Student Innovation Center, where we have everything you need to check off every person on your holiday gift list.

Nano Drone Challenge

Iowa State University engineering students launched the first-ever Nano Drone Challenge, which invited students from multiple colleges to test and fly drones through obstacle courses while working as a team.

Molecular Gastronomy workshop

Students are donning their aprons on the third floor of the Student Innovation Center and applying the concepts of physics, biology and chemistry to the culinary setting. It’s all part of a molecular gastronomy workshop, HSPM 393M, through the Department of Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management (AESHM).