The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Student Council hosted a barbecue to welcome new students on Aug. 25. Mariah Schmitt, a senior in dairy science, and Edan Lambert, a junior in animal science, were the 2016 co-chairs for this year's event. More than 800 new and transfer students attended. Representatives from 26 clubs were also at the event to showcase their activities. The barbecue was held at the Iowa Farm Bureau Pavillion in Kildee Hall on the Iowa State University campus.