Employing more than 270 students over the course of a year, the ISD Media group is the organization that coordinates all aspects of the Iowa State Daily and Model Farm. About the Daily: The Iowa State Daily is an independent, student-run, non-profit organization. The Daily is owned and operated by students for the students, faculty, staff and alumni that make up the ISU community. First established in 1890, the Daily has been instrumental in providing the ISU community with the area’s most comprehensive source of news, sports and entertainment, as well as state and national news. The Daily is published Monday through Friday in accordance with the university’s academic calendar by the Iowa State Daily Publication Board and is funded by the Government of the Student Body. About Model Farm: Model Farm is a creative services incubator. We exist to bridge the gap between classroom learning and real world expectations. We focus on providing paid experiential learning experiences for student with skills in graphic design, videography, photography, and writing. Think of us as a student run advertising agency!