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Peter Orazem honored with 2022 Faculty-Staff Inspiration award

Peter Orazem, University Professor of Economics, has been selected to receive a 2022 Faculty-Staff Inspiration award. This honor recognizes current and former Iowa State faculty and staff members who had a significant influence on their students. Potential award winners are nominated by former students and final selections are chosen by the ISU Alumni Association Awards … Continue reading Peter Orazem honored with 2022 Faculty-Staff Inspiration award

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Nok Wongpiromsarn earns NSF CAREER award

Nok Wongpiromsarn, assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science, has earned a CAREER award from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The CAREER award is the NSF’s most prestigious honor in support of early-career faculty members who serve as exemplary teacher-scholars through outstanding research, teaching excellence and the integration of education and research. Wongpiromsarn’s research … Continue reading Nok Wongpiromsarn earns NSF CAREER award

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William Gallus explains extreme Dec. 15 weather in The Conversation article

William Gallus, professor in the Department of Geological and Atmospheric Sciences, published an article in The Conversation. The article “Hurricane-force wind gusts in Colorado, dust storms in Kansas, tornadoes in Iowa in December – here’s what fueled a day of extreme storms” delves into the powerful weather events that happened across a large swath of … Continue reading William Gallus explains extreme Dec. 15 weather in The Conversation article

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Michael Christopher Low earns prestigious 2021 Albert Hourani Book Award

Michael Christopher Low, assistant professor in the Department of History, has earned the Albert Hourani Book Award from the Middle East Studies Association. Low earned the award for his book “Imperial Mecca: Ottoman Arabia and the Indian Ocean Hajj.” The Albert Hourani Book Award award is the most prestigious book prize in the field of … Continue reading Michael Christopher Low earns prestigious 2021 Albert Hourani Book Award