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Leslie Ginder selected to present at Career Professionals of Iowa conference

Leslie Ginder, student and employer relations coordinator in Liberal Arts and Sciences Career Services, was selected to present at the Career Professionals of Iowa (CPI) conference July 14-15, 2022. Her presentation is titled “Ableism, Disclosure, and Accommodations: Action and Information for Career Services Professionals.” The CPI conference is an opportunity to share best practices and … Continue reading Leslie Ginder selected to present at Career Professionals of Iowa conference

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Course facilitated by Katherine Rafferty earns Quality Matters Certification

Communication Studies 450, an advanced communications course, earned a Quality Matters (QM) Certification. The course is designed and facilitated by Katherine Rafferty, associate teaching professor in the Department of Psychology. “This is kind of the ‘Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval’ for online courses,” said Mark Woolley, director of Engineering-LAS Online Learning (ELO). “It’s a serious … Continue reading Course facilitated by Katherine Rafferty earns Quality Matters Certification

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Craig Anderson serves as expert on “Media Violence and its Impact on Youth” panel

Craig Anderson, Distinguished Professor in the Department of Psychology, was part of an interdisciplinary panel that tackled a timely and critical topic: How do violent movies, television shows and video games affect our children’s behavior? Often quoted as an expert on media violence, Anderson played a key role in the Ask the Experts webinar, “Media … Continue reading Craig Anderson serves as expert on “Media Violence and its Impact on Youth” panel

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Dean Adams earns Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award

Dean Adams, Distinguished Professor in the Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, has been named a 2022-23 Fulbright U.S. Scholar. Adams will conduct research at the Institute of Biological Evolution (associated with the Universitat Pompeu Fabra) in Barcelona, Spain, as part of this honor. Adams and his collaborators will investigate the degree to which … Continue reading Dean Adams earns Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award

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Deb Marquart appears on Iowa Public Radio’s “Talk of Iowa”

Deb Marquart, Iowa State University Distinguished Professor of English, appeared on Iowa Public Radio’s “Talk of Iowa” program on May 24. Marquart spoke with host Charity Nebbe about her new book, “The Night We Landed on the Moon: Essays Between Exile & Belonging.” To listen to the broadcast, visit this Iowa Public Radio site.

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Simon Estes presented with honorary doctoral degree from Juilliard School of Music

As part of its 2022 commencement ceremony, The Juilliard School of Music presented Simon Estes with an honorary doctoral degree on May 20. Estes, the music and theatre department’s F. Wendell Miller Distinguished Artist-in-Residence since 2000, is an internationally recognized opera singer and philanthropist. Estes is also a Juilliard alumnus. He also received an honorary … Continue reading Simon Estes presented with honorary doctoral degree from Juilliard School of Music