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LAS faculty and staff receive Learning Communities Awards

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences congratulates the following faculty and staff members recently recognized by Iowa State University for their contributions to the university’s learning communities: Learning Communities Champion Award: Carrie Richie The Champion award honors an individual who has significantly contributed to the advancement of learning communities at Iowa State University. Learning … Continue reading LAS faculty and staff receive Learning Communities Awards

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Parenting support benefit

Iowa State University is featuring The Parenting Success Solution, a parenting resource for employees, this month. This program gives employees 24/7 access to tools and resources to help them understand, teach, and better communicate with their children. The program portal by RethinkCare is located in Adventure2.

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LAS faculty advance

Congratulations to the following LAS faculty who were approved for promotion: Promotion to Professor (Already Tenured) Sebastian Braun, World Languages and Cultures Marcus Crede, Psychology Ulrike Genschel, Statistics Matthew Hufford, Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology Olga Mesropova, World Languages and Cultures Kate Padgett Walsh, Philosophy and Religious Studies Alison Phillips, Psychology James Rossmanith, Mathematics Vivekananda … Continue reading LAS faculty advance

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Advising structure shifts to meet needs of students

LAS Advising recently made some changes to adjust for shifting enrollment and programmatic priorities. The communications and humanities units were combined into one unit. Jessica Hansen-Moench is the advisor for the new, combined communications and humanities advising group. This move creates five units that are more consistent in number of students/advisors, which helps balance workloads. … Continue reading Advising structure shifts to meet needs of students

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Improving Your Online or Hybrid Course workshops offered this summer

If you are planning on revamping your online or hybrid course this summer, you are invited to join the “Improving Your Online Course” workshop. This hands-on, online Quality Matters workshop will guide you through making improvements to various elements of your current course: you will look at your course’s general alignment, receive practical tips for … Continue reading Improving Your Online or Hybrid Course workshops offered this summer

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Out of the Darkness Iowa State University Walk is April 27

The annual Out of the Darkness Iowa State University Walk, hosted by Iowa State University Student Counseling Services (SCS) will be held: Saturday, April 27, 2024 at 10 A.M., on the South Campanile Lawn at Iowa State University. This walk supports the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention’s (AFSP) education and support programs and its bold … Continue reading Out of the Darkness Iowa State University Walk is April 27

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Head writer of The Onion, Mike Gillis, headlines Greenlee’s First Amendment Days

Mike Gillis, head writer of the satirical site The Onion, plans to bring humor to a discussion of law, comedy and how the First Amendment is essential to his work in his upcoming lecture at Iowa State. Gillis’ lecture—The Onion: Comedy, Controversy and the First Amendment—will be held in the Memorial Union Sun Room on April … Continue reading Head writer of The Onion, Mike Gillis, headlines Greenlee’s First Amendment Days

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Inaugural Digital Scholarship Symposium to be held April 10

Iowa State University Library’s Digital Scholarship and Initiatives department and the Center for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities will co-host an inaugural Digital Scholarship Symposium featuring panel discussions on digital pedagogy and public digital scholarship on Wednesday, April 10th. Faculty, staff, undergraduate and graduate students of all majors, as well as representatives from community … Continue reading Inaugural Digital Scholarship Symposium to be held April 10