Author: Amy Juhnke

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May 26 update from the dean

Dear LAS faculty and staff, Allow me to wish you an official welcome to summer at Iowa State University. Despite the current disrupted state, I hope you all found some time to relax during the holiday. President Wintersteen and the numerous ISU planning committees and working groups already kicked off the summer with the first … Continue reading May 26 update from the dean

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Recent faculty promotions

Congratulations to faculty in LAS who were awarded promotions recently! Nicole Allaire Associate Teaching Professor Department of English Jeanine Aune Teaching Professor Department of English Man Basnet Associate Teaching Professor Department of Mathematics Larissa Begley Associate Teaching Professor Department of History Heather Bolles Teaching Professor Department of Mathematics K.A. Burke Associate Teaching Professor Department of … Continue reading Recent faculty promotions

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Catt Hall transitions to university summer hours

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences office in Catt Hall will operate under modified hours during the summer months. Operating hours will be 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. effective Monday, May 11 through Friday, August 14. Normal hours will resume on Monday, August 17.

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May 11 message from the dean

Dear LAS Faculty and Staff, This weekend was unlike any other graduation weekend I’ve ever experienced. For several weeks we lamented the loss of traditional commencement pomp and circumstance; we sympathized with students who felt shortchanged by the pandemic. But if you tuned into this weekend’s celebrations I’m sure you were delightfully surprised and possibly … Continue reading May 11 message from the dean

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May 4 message from the dean

Dear LAS faculty and staff, In a typical spring semester, this week we would be meeting with our students one last time – for finals or projects; tying up loose ends in the office; or maybe preparing for summer research conferences. I would be pulling out my regalia for Commencement, congratulating students at receptions and … Continue reading May 4 message from the dean

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April 27 message from the dean

Dear LAS faculty and staff, Last Monday President Wintersteen delivered an important message about some of the upcoming challenges we face as a university, just like academic institutions throughout the nation. In addition to the financial pressure from the pandemic, smaller enrollment will further impact Iowa State’s budget. I’ve been working with the department chairs, … Continue reading April 27 message from the dean

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Updated safety resources for research

The Office of the Vice President for Research issued an updated safety resources guide for researchers. Updates were posted on the office’s COVID-19 page here: http://www.research.iastate.edu/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/4.23.20-OVPR-Campus-Research-Guidance-Memo.pdf