Messages from the President

Correspondence, Speeches, Presentations

June 18, 2021Guest essay by SVP Younger: Juneteenth holiday is a testament to my cousin Opal, the 'Grandmother of Juneteenth'
May 20, 2021 Timeline for returning to campus work locations
May 19, 2021ISU face covering policy revised based on new CDC guidance
May 10, 2021Thank you for your enormous dedication to create our path forward this year
May 5, 2021Appreciation for a successful year and information about summer transition
April 20, 2021Statement on the verdict in the George Floyd murder trial from Pres. Wintersteen; SVPs Wickert, Younger, and Cain; and VP Stewart 
April 19, 2021Expectations for moving forward to academic year 2021-2022 
April 8, 2021Please help support Iowa State’s large-scale vaccination clinic 
April 6, 2021COVID-19 vaccination update #1
March 24, 2021

Changes to the 2021-2022 academic calendar

March 18, 2021

Statement of care for ISU community following attacks on Asians and Asian Americans

March 12, 2021Moving forward to the 2021-2022 academic year
March 1, 2021Spring 2021 Commencement Announcement
February 22, 2021Join us for virtual ISCORE 2021
February 3, 2021Presentation to Education Appropriations Subcommittee
January 25, 2021Welcome to a new semester at Iowa State
November 25, 2020

Historic Fall Semester was Monumental Team Effort -- Thank You!

November 18, 2020November update to Board of Regents
November 17, 2020

Faculty and staff to receive two additional paid holidays

November 11, 2020

Act now! Critical steps to stop the spread of COVID-19

November 5, 2020Don't let your guard down - curb the increase of COVID-19
October 14, 2020President Wintersteen's response to Child Care Task Force Report
October 9, 2020Students to be selected for COVID-19 testing
October 7, 2020Employee Benefit Changes
September 30, 2020Coronavirus Update 36 - IDPH quarantine update and key data points
September 16, 2020Withdrawal and Tuition Adjustment Deadlines Extended
September 14, 2020Coronavirus Update 35 - Spring semester 2021 calendar changes
September 4, 2020Fall 2020 Virtual Commencement
August 31, 2020Coronavirus Update 34 - Testing results and new reporting website
August 22, 2020Racist criminal activity in a residence hall
August 21, 2020Coronavirus Update 33 - Safety policy for student social gatherings
August 17, 2020Cyclones Care: your role in a safe and successful semester
August 13, 2020Coronavirus Update 32 - Symptom checker for all students, faculty, and staff
August 5, 2020Coronavirus Update 31 - revised cloth face covering policy, response teams, and more
August 4, 2020Flexible workplace options and UHR resources 
August 3, 2020Cyclones Care video | script text
July 31, 2020The Heart of Iowa State - Our Journey Continues Together
July 29, 2020FY21 budget presentation for Board of Regents 
July 29, 2020Coronavirus Update 30 - Response teams and Fall semester website 
July 23, 2020Coronavirus Update 29 - How ISU is prioritizing health and safety 
July 13, 2020President Wintersteen and other Regents presidents urge rescission of ICE guidance
July 10, 2020Key decisions to address FY21 budget shortfall 
July 10, 2020Message to Veterinary Medicine students: Information about Iowa State's fall academic experience
July 10, 2020Message to Graduate students: Information about Iowa State's fall academic experience
July 10, 2020Message to undergraduate students: Information about Iowa State's fall academic experience
July 8, 2020Announcement of Committee to Establish Principles on Renaming
July 7, 2020Statement on new rules for international students in the United States
July 2, 2020Coronavirus Update 28 - Next steps for summer, testing, and travel 

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