Julie Wilhelm, Senior Lecturer, Department of World Languages and Cultures, has received the 2015 International Service award.
She will be recognized at the Liberal Arts and Sciences Fall Convocation and Awards Ceremony on Thursday, September 10, at 3:30 p.m. in the Sun Room of the Memorial Union.
International Service Recognizes faculty members for outstanding international service in terms of teaching, research or administration, within the United States or abroad:
• Julie Wilhelm, Senior Lecturer, Department of World Languages and Cultures. Wilhelm’s outstanding accomplishments in teaching, professional practice, service, and outreach are all interconnected with ISU’s mission of internationalization. Named “Educator of the Year” by the Iowa World Language Association, she is an outstanding instructor of Spanish, who infuses international perspectives into all her teaching. As the Director or Co-Director of three faculty-led study abroad programs (one of which is tailored specifically to the needs of Iowa’s K-12 teachers), she has provided close to 1,000 ISU students and Iowa language educators with the opportunity to live abroad, undertake international internships, and become both bilingual and bicultural.
See all 2015 faculty and staff awards.