Author: Amy Juhnke

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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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Congratulations to LAS women honored

Congratulations to Beate Schmittmann, dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and Mia Kawamitsu, a senior in journalism and mass communication and international studies! Both were selected for inclusion in the 2024 Women Impacting ISU Calendar.

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Upcoming grant writing workshops

With the benefit of Jumpstart funds, the university will be running multiple grant writing workshops this year: The Writing Winning Grant Proposals phase I workshop will be on Oct 27, and faculty should register by Oct 12.  This workshop is broadly applicable to many different types of proposals.  See additional information here https://research.iastate.edu/event/write-winning-grant-proposals-2/ Faculty fellow Geetu Tuteja will … Continue reading Upcoming grant writing workshops

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Reimagining LAS Update

  In February 2022, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (LAS) announced Reimagining LAS, a multi-year initiative to transform the college into a financially sustainable, student-centered home for learning and research. The initiative addresses an annual budget deficit projected to grow to $15 million by 2025 due to changes in the higher education landscape … Continue reading Reimagining LAS Update

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LAS recipients among strategic projects awarded funding

LAS projects were part of nineteen teams that will share a $3.9 million investment this year in Iowa State’s 2022-2031 strategic plan. Collectively, they will expand student academic services and internship opportunities, support for interdisciplinary research, testing capacity, student mental health support, assistance to Iowa communities, improvements to the university child care facilities, and more. … Continue reading LAS recipients among strategic projects awarded funding

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April 4 is Forever True Day!

On April 4, 2023, the Iowa State University Foundation will encourage Cyclones around the world to come together and support programs and places at Iowa State University. The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences will feature five funds that Forever True Day participants can support: ROTC Obstacle Course Fund LAS General Scholarship Fund LAS Success … Continue reading April 4 is Forever True Day!