Author: Amy Juhnke

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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

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March 23 update from the dean

Dear LAS Colleagues: As COVID-19 continues to spread around the world and in the United States, we all have a responsibility to protect the health and safety of ourselves, our families, our co-workers and our communities as best as we can. Social distancing is an important strategy to help achieve this goal, and yesterday’s announcement … Continue reading March 23 update from the dean