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Congratulations to the COVID-19 Exceptional Effort Award winners in the LAS College

Congratulations to the 11 members of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences who earned COVID-19 Exceptional Effort Awards. Despite the challenges of a global pandemic, these innovative and dedicated LAS faculty members, staff and graduate students made outstanding contributions to the Iowa State Community. Each award recipient stood out among an impressive deluge of … Continue reading Congratulations to the COVID-19 Exceptional Effort Award winners in the LAS College

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Employees needed again for COVID-19 testing, tracing and case investigation

To meet the need for COVID-19 testing, case investigation and contact tracing – the university is again asking for volunteers to break from their regular job responsibilities and serve in these important roles. Employees can choose to participate in this effort on a part-time basis while continuing their usual tasks or serve full-time if their … Continue reading Employees needed again for COVID-19 testing, tracing and case investigation

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Update on ISU international travel policies

On March 5, 2020, the Board of Regents implemented a rolling 30-day ban on international travel for employees and students. The ban has been continuously extended since that time and remains in effect with certain modifications as of October 19, 2020. Students University-sponsored international travel remains suspended for students. As you know, spring study abroad … Continue reading Update on ISU international travel policies

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Register for “Thinking, Making, Breaking (A)way: The Relationships of Innovation in Pursuit of Great Problems” presented by Professor Robert Whitehead

The Student Innovation Center is encouraging faculty, staff and graduate students to register for “Thinking, Making, Breaking (A)way: The Relationships of Innovation in Pursuite of Great Problems.” Presented by Associate Professor of Architecture Robert Whitehead, this virtual speech will happen on January 22, 2021 from 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. To learn additional information and … Continue reading Register for “Thinking, Making, Breaking (A)way: The Relationships of Innovation in Pursuit of Great Problems” presented by Professor Robert Whitehead

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Upcoming Catt Center events

The Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics would like to share information about two upcoming events: Ready to Run Iowa workshops: Six Ready to Run Iowa workships will be held virtually on February 26, March 26 and April 30. Ready to Run Iowa is a nonpartisan campaign training program to encourage women to … Continue reading Upcoming Catt Center events

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LAS is 86% to the 2020 United Way campaign goal—Let’s keep it going!

During the past few months, LAS faculty and staff have raised more than $30,000 for the United Way of Story County! We need your help to make it to our 2020 campaign goal. Consider representing LAS with a one-time or reoccurring donation through Workday. Simply log into Workday and find the “Donate to United Way” … Continue reading LAS is 86% to the 2020 United Way campaign goal—Let’s keep it going!

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Volunteer opportunities at SHOP Food Pantry during Prep and Finals Weeks, winter break

As student volunteers for Students Helping Our Peers (SHOP) food pantry prepare for and take final exams, the student leadership team is asking for Iowa State employees to help keep the SHOP open by volunteering. Sign up using the online form to volunteer for a shift: Tuesdays 10 am – 2 pm Wednesdays, 4 pm … Continue reading Volunteer opportunities at SHOP Food Pantry during Prep and Finals Weeks, winter break