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Bassham named fellow

The American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB) announced Diane Bassham, Walter E. and Helen Parke Loomis Professor of Plant Physiology in the Department of Genetics, Development & Cell Biology, was named Fellow of the American Society of Plant Biologists. On April 3, 2020, the organization announced the recipients of its 2020 awards, which honor distinction … Continue reading Bassham named fellow

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Shawn Dorius receives grant to advance substance use recovery

An Iowa State team of researchers, led by associate professor of sociology Shawn Dorius, has received a $260,000 grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to provide scientific support to the Iowa Department of Public Health as it works to advance substance use recovery resources in Iowa. The ISU team will collect … Continue reading Shawn Dorius receives grant to advance substance use recovery

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Golemo appointed to board of directors

Michael Golemo, professor of music and director of bands, was named to the Board of Directors for the John Philip Sousa Foundation, a non-profit foundation dedicated to the promotion of international understanding through the medium of band music.

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Zhang selected for Miller Faculty Fellowship

Shenglan Zhang, assistant professor of World Languages and Cultures, was selected as a Miller Faculty Fellowship, presented by Iowa State University. Zhang’s proposal “Learning Chinese Writing System with Augmented Reality” has been funded in the amount of $5,550 beginning July 1, 2020.

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Bolles, Pistolesi awarded Miller grant

Heather Bolles, associate teaching professor of mathematics, and Sara Pistolesi, assistant teaching professor of chemistry, are part of a team awarded an Iowa State University Miller Faculty Fellowship. The proposed project, ““A community of inquiry and practice for cyber-learning implementation: Identifying the impact of a gamified dashboard on students’ motivation” has been funded in the … Continue reading Bolles, Pistolesi awarded Miller grant

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Low appointed to editorial board

Michael Christopher Low, assistant professor in the Department of History, was selected to serve on the editorial board for the Journal of Tourism History. The Journal of Tourism History publishes peer-reviewed scholarship covering all aspects of the evolution of tourism from earliest times to the postwar world. Articles address all regions of the globe and … Continue reading Low appointed to editorial board