Simon Estes, adjunct professor of music at Iowa State University and F. Wendell Miller Distinguished Artist in Residence, has been awarded the Gold Medal of the Gran Teatre del Liceu (Barcelona’s opera house), from Spain.
The person honored with the 2011 John V. Atanasoff Research and Discovery Award in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is no stranger to Iowa State. John L. Gustafson is a former faculty member at ISU and the U.S. Department of Energy’s Ames Laboratory. He founded the Scalable Computing Laboratory at ISU in 1989. … Continue reading Former faculty member John Gustafson winner of Atanasoff Award
While attending Iowa State University, Christopher Johanson moonlighted at the Iowa Center for Emerging Manufacturing Technology. This was while he was working toward a BA in classical studies, which he earned in 1999. Johanson was developing multi-dimensional audio solutions and CAVE-based Virtual Reality applications at ISU. He continued this interdisciplinary approach to the ancient world … Continue reading A technical approach to the ancient world
Michael Bugeja, professor and director of the Greenlee School for Journalism and Communication, has been appointed to the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) by U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner.
Marcia Prior-Miller of the Greenlee School and Greenlee alumna Zhengjia Liuwon the top faculty paper award in the Magazine Division of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Liu’s and Prior-Miller’s paper is titled “Self-Schema-Persuasion Perspectives on Localization vs. Internationalization: A Case Study of ELLE China’s Editorial Strategies.” Liu and Prior-Miller worked with … Continue reading Top faculty paper award goes to Prior-Miller and Greenlee alumna
The Society for Technical Communication honored Iowa State English professor Charles Kostelnick with the Jay R. Gould Award for Excellence in Teaching Technical Communication in a ceremony at its annual conference in Sacramento.
Costas Soukoulis, Distinguished Professor and Frances M. Craig Professor of Physics and Astronomy and a senior scientist for the U.S. Department of Energy’s Ames Laboratory, was recently awarded an honorary doctorate by the Vrije Universiteit Brussel.