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Coffman selected for Thomas B. Thielen Award

The Iowa State University selected Clark Coffman, associate professor of genetics, development and cell biology, as the recipient of the Thomas B. Thielen Award. Coffman was honored for his dedication to student success.

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Lavrov and collaborators awarded research grant

The International Human Frontier Science Program Organization (HFSPO) awarded Dennis Lavrov, associate professor in the Department of Ecology, Evolution & Organismal Bioliology, and his collaborators a $1,050,000 research project grant for their research “Enhancing mitochondrial DNA fidelity to improve mammalian lifespan and healthspan.” Lavrov applied for the grant with the James Stewart, Max Planck Institute … Continue reading Lavrov and collaborators awarded research grant

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Dimitrova receives scholar grant

Professor Daniela Dimitrova’s project titled “The Role of Media Discourse and NGO Advocacy for Marginalized Populations: Fostering Social Change and Integration” has been selected for funding from the Page/Johnson Legacy Scholar Grant for Advocacy Communication. The research will focus on the media coverage of refugees in Bulgaria & Turkey as well as NGO advocacy in … Continue reading Dimitrova receives scholar grant

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ISU Theatre faculty present at MATC

Iowa State University Department of Music and Theatre faculty members Brad Dell, Charissa Menefee and Cason Murphy presented on three different panels at the Mid-America Theatre Conference (MATC) held in Cleveland, Ohio, on March 7 – 10, 2019. MATC is dedicated to the growth and improvement of all forms of theatre throughout a twelve-state region that includes the states of Illinois, Iowa, … Continue reading ISU Theatre faculty present at MATC

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Amanda Petefish-Schrag selected for Plays In Progress Series

Amanda Petefish-Schrag, assistant professor of theatre, is one of five playwrights selected nationally to participate in the the Athena Project’s 8th Annual Plays In Progress Series. Plays In Progress is a program that fosters new works exclusively written by women playwrights. Over 250 plays were submitted from across the country. Petefish-Schrag was selected for her … Continue reading Amanda Petefish-Schrag selected for Plays In Progress Series

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Research from Gulbahar Beckett and Tammy Slater published in award-winning publication

Professor Gulbahar Beckett and associate professor Tammy Slater published an entry on project-based language learning and technology in the TESOL Encyclopedia of English Language and Teaching. This publication was recently awarded the 2019 Prose Award for Best Multi-Volume Reference in the Humanities, by the Association of American Publishers. Find more detailed information about the pubication … Continue reading Research from Gulbahar Beckett and Tammy Slater published in award-winning publication