ITec alum named President, COO of Toro Company (TTC)

The Toro Company (NYSE: TTC) announced that Richard M. Olson has been elected to the position of President and Chief Operating Officer effective September 1, 2015. Olson, 51, has served the company in various roles throughout his 29-year tenure, most [Continue Reading...]


ABE faculty, students and alum recognized at ASABE meeting

Several members of the Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering faculty and student body attended the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) conference in New Orleans from July 25 - 29, 2015.  The department [Continue Reading...]


Ag engineering alum named 2015 ASABE Fellow

WILLIAM J. ELLIOT, P.E., research engineer, USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Moscow, Idaho, is being honored for his outstanding leadership in edu- cation and erosion prediction science, and for his contributions to soil and [Continue Reading...]


Iowa State, astronaut Clayton Anderson ready to teach undergrads about spaceflight ops

This story was originally published with the Iowa State University News Service.  It will be a full and busy week for the 12 undergraduates studying spaceflight operations at Iowa State University. The juniors and seniors will put in 11-hour [Continue Reading...]

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