Dear LAS faculty and staff, 8:46. Two weeks ago, these four characters would have meant little. Since then, what they signify has shaken our country to its core. On May 25, 2020, a White police officer knelt on the neck of George Floyd, a Black man, for eight minutes and forty-six seconds, causing Mr. Floyd’s … Continue reading Message from the dean: Black Lives Matter
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
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
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.
Iowa State University’s Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) is currently accepting applications for a new research seed funding program dedicated to addressing the COVID-19 pandemic. The COVID-19 Research Seed Grant program (CRSG) is designed to encourage faculty in all academic disciplines to apply their expertise to an aspect of the COVID-19 pandemic. … Continue reading OVPR Announces COVID-19 Research Seed Grant Program
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
All faculty and staff should now be using Amazon Business through cyBUY and should no longer be using your P-Card, or personal credit cards, to make purchases for Iowa State University at Amazon.com. What are the benefits of using Amazon through cyBUY? It allows us to automatically make the items sold by Amazon.com, LLC, and … Continue reading Amazon purchases should now utilize CyBUY