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Dave Swenson quoted in Newsweek

Dave Swenson, a research scientist in the Department of Economics, was quoted in a recent Newsweek article, “John Deere Workers Hit the Picket Lines as Company Expected to Report Record Profits.” The Associated Press originally published the article, in which Swenson outlines how Deere’s strong sales may impact the company’s ability to meet the demands … Continue reading Dave Swenson quoted in Newsweek

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Tracy Lucht elected as second vice president of American Journalism Historians Association

Tracy Lucht, associate professor in the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication, has been elected to serve as second vice-president for the American Journalism Historians Association (AJHA). Lucht’s term will begin after this week’s AJHA conference. She will ascend to first vice-president after the 2022 conference and then to president of AJHA in 2023. Founded … Continue reading Tracy Lucht elected as second vice president of American Journalism Historians Association

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Stacey Weber-Feve article published in Journal of Cinema and Media Studies

Stacey Weber-Fève, associate professor of French, has an article that will be published in the fall 2021 issue of Journal of Cinema and Media Studies. This publication is the highest-rated journal (internationally) in the field of Film Studies. In this work, “Belonging and Distantiation: Reading Marjane Satrapi and Vincent Paronnaud’s Poulet aux prunes in Relation … Continue reading Stacey Weber-Feve article published in Journal of Cinema and Media Studies

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Shenglan Zhang publishes article in International Journal of Computer-Assisted Language Learning and Teaching

Shenglan Zhang, associate professor in the Department of World Languages and Cultures, has published an article in the International Journal of Computer-Assisted Language Learning and Teaching. The article, “Seamless Integration Between Online and Face-to-Face: The Design and Perception of a Flipped-Blended Language Course” is based on dynamic complex system and social interaction theory for language … Continue reading Shenglan Zhang publishes article in International Journal of Computer-Assisted Language Learning and Teaching

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Jigang Wang named American Physical Society Fellow

Jigang Wang, professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy, has been named a 2021 Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS). Wang was selected for this honor which recognizes his distinguished contributions to the field of physics. According to the APS website, Wang was chosen for his “discoveries of coherent excitations and out-of-equilibrium topological … Continue reading Jigang Wang named American Physical Society Fellow

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Leading with a mission

While pursuing a degree in criminal justice, Kennedy White discovered leadership roles in the Iowa Army National Guard and Iowa State’s Army ROTC program.

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Nell Gabiam and Luan Nguyen publish paper

Nell Gabiam, associate professor of anthropology, and anthropology graduate student Luan Nguyen, co-authored a paper, “Perception of the Culture of Disengagement by Minoritized Engineering Students.” Published by the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE), the paper won the Best Diversity Paper award at the ASEE Annual Conference 2021. Founded in 1893 and based in Washington, … Continue reading Nell Gabiam and Luan Nguyen publish paper