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  • CultureALL brings diversity training to the workplace
    BY JOE GARDYASZ
    Friday, September 23, 2016 6:00 AM

    Have you ever tried to have a cultural conversation with a member of an unfamiliar ethnic group who happens to sit next to you at work?

    Or, like many Iowans, are you afraid that you may offend that person by asking him questions about his culture? 


  • BY JOE GARDYASZ
    Wednesday, September 21, 2016 3:22 PM
    Lely, a Pella company that makes fully automated robotic cow milkers for the dairy industry, was named the Most Innovative Company during the fourth annual DMACC Small Business Awards held at DMACC's Ankeny campus Tuesday evening. 

  • Wednesday, September 21, 2016 11:18 AM
    Gov. Terry Branstad will visit three Iowa school districts this month to learn how they have improved students' reading skills by the end of third grade. 

  • BY JOE GARDYASZ
    Tuesday, September 20, 2016 3:11 PM
    A plan to guarantee four-year tuition rates to incoming Drake University undergraduate students beginning next fall should enable the university to boost its enrollment while also saving the average student nearly $6,000 over four years, Drake President Marty Martin said. 

  • Tuesday, September 20, 2016 11:59 AM
    Drake University today announced a new tuition guarantee, which will allow the vast majority of undergraduate students to pay the same tuition price when they move in as freshmen as when they get their diplomas.

  • Friday, September 16, 2016 2:24 PM
    Iowa State University President Steven Leath has proposed a tuition plan that would charge first- and second-year students less than juniors and seniors, The Des Moines Register reported. 

  • Friday, September 16, 2016 2:24 PM
    A series of free and low-cost public events at Drake University will highlight the experiences of social justice scholars and leaders from developing countries around the world. 

  • Thursday, September 15, 2016 3:48 PM
    The Iowa Energy Center this fall will issue a request for proposals for its new energy education and workforce development grant program.

  • Thursday, September 15, 2016 11:43 AM
    For the eighth consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report this week ranked Drake University third for overall quality among regional universities in the Midwest. 

  • BY JOE GARDYASZ
    Wednesday, September 14, 2016 11:02 AM
    Onboarding of new employees will be a hot training topic for 2017, but flat training budgets planned by a majority of Iowa companies could lead to businesses falling behind in training, according to an annual survey of business leaders.

  • BY JOE GARDYASZ
    Wednesday, September 14, 2016 11:00 AM
    Onboarding of new employees will be a hot training topic for 2017, but flat training budgets planned by a majority of Iowa companies could lead to businesses falling behind in training, according to an annual survey of business leaders.

  • Monday, September 12, 2016 3:46 PM
    Grand View University announced a 26 percent increase in the size of its freshman class over fall 2015, making it the third-largest incoming class in the university's history.

  • Friday, September 09, 2016 2:53 PM
    Simpson College announced it will partner with RABA Research, a bipartisan polling firm launched this year, to conduct joint polling of political races. 

  • BY BUSINESS RECORD STAFF
    Friday, September 09, 2016 2:48 PM
    Iowa State University announced four new big-data research projects that will receive $1.65 million in seed funding as part of an initiative launched in 2012 by ISU President Steven Leath.


  • Thursday, September 08, 2016 3:49 PM
    Iowa State University's official fall enrollment is 36,660, the largest in school history and a nearly 1.9 percent increase from the previous record of 36,001 in fall 2015, according to a release.

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