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CATEGORIES: Published

Cason Murphy authors first edition textbook that features ISU Theatre photos

Assistant Professor of Theatre Cason Murphy has authored “The World at Play: Performance from the Audience Perspective,” a first edition textbook published by Kendall Hunt Publishing. The text, which will make its debut this fall in Iowa State’s THTRE 106: Introduction to the Performing Arts class, features many photos from recent ISU Theatre productions. “The … Continue reading Cason Murphy authors first edition textbook that features ISU Theatre photos

CATEGORIES: Honored

Cason Murphy presents at three international conferences

Assistant Professor of Theatre Cason Murphy was invited to present his scholarship at a trio of recent international conferences, sharing research into shift in theatrical practices and pedagogical strategies during the coronavirus pandemic. Murphy was one of three scholars invited to headline the “Shakespeare and the Closure of Theatres” international colloquy on April 22, 2021, … Continue reading Cason Murphy presents at three international conferences

CATEGORIES: News, Students

The power of a positive role model

At Iowa State, graduating senior Maya Walker (’21 biology) expanded her perspective—from working in Iowa emergency rooms to studying in Ireland. Now she also hopes to expand opportunities for others as a future physician.

CATEGORIES: News, Students

Multiplying opportunities

Graduating senior Nick Oelschlaeger (’21 mathematics) multiplied his opportunities at Iowa State and ended up finding a future career as a math teacher.