Ames, Iowa—More than half a century after the first Iowa State Center building opened, Iowa State University is proposing an innovative plan to reimagine its landmark educational, cultural and athletic complex – a development that will create CYTown, a community destination spot to be built between Jack Trice Stadium and Hilton Coliseum.


Iowa startup SAFI-Tech partners with Indium Corporation

— Origially posted by Clay & Milk — SAFI-Tech, an Iowa-based startup that is creating no-heat and low-heat solder and metallic joining products, is partnering with Indium Corporation. Safi-Tech has developed supercooled liquid metal particles that...

University Boulevard Shared Use Path Closing Monday

AMES, Iowa – The shared use path along the west side of University Boulevard from U.S. Highway 30 to Oakwood Road will be closed beginning Monday, July 18. The closure is necessary to allow Alliant Energy to replace a high-pressure gas line along University Boulevard....

Stacy Dreyer: The New Research Park Team Member

Stacy grew up in Algona, Iowa. She began her undergrad at Iowa State University and later transferred to Minot State University to marry her husband, who was stationed at Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota. They moved back to the Ames area in 1997 and have loved...

Innovation at Work: By the Numbers

he story and illustrate the impact Iowa State’s economic development programs, services and initiatives have on Iowa’s business community and economy.