Featured Stories

Dec 1st, 2015
Horticulture Club students begin planning poinsettia sales in the spring.
Nov 20th, 2015
Thank you video from the students, staff and faculty in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Nov 12th, 2015
In between mentoring, teaching, studying and working at a research lab, Jered Stratton, a senior in genetics, takes time to relax with his guitar every chance he gets.
Nov 12th, 2015
Students share experiences about their animal science internships at Second Annual Internship Poster Fair.
Nov 11th, 2015
Interns work to enhance Iowa prairies during the summer.
Nov 2nd, 2015
Learning, earning credits and getting paid are what make the Science With Practice program at Iowa State University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences a success. The program started 10 years ago as an idea to help students with college costs. Now almost 500 students have gone through the program and gained more than financial aid. The program is an experiential learning and work program for undergraduate students.
Oct 15th, 2015
Iowa State University students are helping with apple harvest. This year's crop has produced an abundant supply at the Iowa State Horticulture Research Station north of Ames.
Oct 8th, 2015
Students in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences celebrated CALS Week from Oct. 5-9.
Oct 7th, 2015
Students in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences celebrated CALS Week from Oct. 5-9.
Oct 1st, 2015
Students produce video stories about their ag experiences.
Sep 25th, 2015
More than 300 people attended the 50th anniversary celebration for the animal science teaching farms at Iowa State University on Sept. 26.
Sep 15th, 2015
For the fourth consecutive year, CALS has set a new enrollment record. The college’s fall-semester enrollment is 5,375, which is 170 students more than fall 2014.
Aug 31st, 2015
This summer Adam Grimm joined an elite group of athletes. On July 24 he swam the 23 mile solo swim across the English Channel in 12.5 hours. Since 1875, just over 1,300 swimmers have successfully made this solo crossing.
Aug 27th, 2015
The George Washington Carver Internship program attracts students from throughout the United States to study science at Iowa State.
Aug 12th, 2015
Nanticha Lutt, from West Des Moines, was a George Washington Carver Intern who helped with the research to improve northern grown grapes for the wine industry.
Jul 30th, 2015
George Washington Carver Interns toured several Iowa businesses to learn how to improve cooperatives.
Jul 27th, 2015
Elizabeth Martinez-Podolsky helps students transition into college life as the multicultural liaison officer for the Iowa State University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
Jul 17th, 2015
George Washington Carver Intern Develops Poultry Quiz Bowl
Jul 13th, 2015
CALS grad student develops winning food product.
Jun 25th, 2015
Ella Gehrke has been selected to serve on the OXFAM Change Initiative with 40 other students nationwide.
Jun 10th, 2015
The Iowa State University Dairy Farm held an open house in early June to celebrate dairy month.
May 27th, 2015
Two new faculty members in the Department of Plant Pathology and Microbiology bring a fresh — and fully loaded with data — perspective to the science of plant diseases.
May 20th, 2015
Students share their performing arts passion
Mar 13th, 2015
Students learn to be global citizens through the college's study abroad program.
Feb 23rd, 2015
Jacquelyn Jackson, a 2008 Iowa State graduate in genetics, talks about her research in the Department of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at Tuskegee University.