Author: Amy Juhnke

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Updated faculty absence policy provides clarity and transparency

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences implemented a new “absence from campus” policy on January 13, 2020, to provide clarity and consistency to faculty travel and other absence procedures. Specifically, the new policy provides straightforward approval guidance for a variety of appointments and situations. The updated policy will provide faculty members with a clear … Continue reading Updated faculty absence policy provides clarity and transparency

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Department of World Languages and Cultures Collaborates with University Museums

The Christian Petersen Art Museum’s spring exhibition, Creating Global Understanding: World Languages and Cultures and University Museums, will showcase works of art from University Museums’ permanent collection and explore the ability of art to transcend cultures. The exhibition was a collaboration between University Museums and the Department of World Languages and Cultures. It was co-curated … Continue reading Department of World Languages and Cultures Collaborates with University Museums

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Application deadline for Young Global Changers extended to December 18

As a partner institution of McGill University’s Indian Ocean World Centre, Iowa State University/LAS encourages applications to the Young Global Changers program. The Young Global Changers program brings together young people from around the world who are working towards a global paradigm shift, combining their talents and together becoming a strong voice for change. Successful … Continue reading Application deadline for Young Global Changers extended to December 18

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Open letter from the dean

Dear Colleagues, As I hope you are aware, Iowa State University is taking deliberate action to address recent racist acts and to improve the campus climate. In a letter to students, faculty and staff last week, President Wintersteen reaffirmed the university’s condemnation of racism, white supremacy, anti-Semitism and xenophobia. She also introduced specific actions tied … Continue reading Open letter from the dean

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Where do you find information?

Nearly four months after Workday and Integrated Service Delivery (ISD) implementation, processes and systems continue to evolve. Meanwhile, do you know where to find information? Do you know how to use Workday effectively? The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Pit Crew continues to meet, and asks for your input on training needs and the … Continue reading Where do you find information?

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2019 World Food Prize Borlaug Dialogue International Symposium

The 2019 World Food Prize Borlaug Dialogue International Symposium will convene an exceptional array of distinguished international leaders, farmers, agribusiness executives, scientists, non-governmental organizations, and development experts to address the most critical issues facing global food security. The theme for the 2019 Symposium, “Pax Agricultura: Peace Through Agriculture,” will address the increasingly intersectional issues of … Continue reading 2019 World Food Prize Borlaug Dialogue International Symposium

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Learn how Research Insight can enhance your research efforts

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences – in tandem with the Office of the Senior Vice President and Provost and the Office of the Vice President for Research – has entered into a subscription agreement to offer faculty members new access to Research Insight, a tool to build successful interdisciplinary research teams and identify … Continue reading Learn how Research Insight can enhance your research efforts