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CATEGORIES: Alumni, Students

Turning his dream into an adventure

Some teenagers dream of winning an Academy Award. Others dream of having their face grace the cover of Sports Illustrated. But when Ty Stafford was a teenager, he dreamed of being named one of Forbes 30 Under 30. So what’d he do to help make that dream come true? He went to college at Iowa State, of course.

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Hitting the high notes

When Donald Simonson, Morrill professor of music, was initiated into the American Academy of Teachers of Singing last year, he was asked to sign the organization’s “big book,” an illuminated wood cover book signed by every member of the Academy since its founding in 1922. He was shocked when he opened it.

CATEGORIES: Alumni

Alumni Award recipients

“The LAS Honors and Awards Program gives us the opportunity to honor some of the most distinguished alumni and friends of the college,” said Kim McDonough, director of alumni relations for LAS. The honorees will be formally recognized Oct. 27, 2016 at the LAS Honors and Awards Banquet at the ISU Alumni Center.