- From the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Dean Schmittmann issues statement in response to the verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin, for the murder of George Floyd.
- With this new science, plastics could see a second life as biodegradable surfactants
Aaron Sadow, Ames Laboratory scientist and chemistry professor, leads research group that discovered the breakthrough chemical process.
- “Songs for a New World” celebrates hope for the future, the unstoppable human spirit
ISU Theatre's spring musical opens Thursday, April 22, as a livestreamed performance.
- Iowa State-led research group secures $300,000 NSF grant to improve the reusability of publicly funded research data
Findings could transform how researchers conduct studies, collaborate with other scientists and share their discoveries with the world.
- Narratives can help science counter misinformation on vaccines
Michael Dahlstrom publishes paper in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
- Assistant Professor Alex Gonzalez receives National Science Foundation grant to explore weather patterns in the Intertropical Convergence Zone
Findings could improve models that predict climate change and forecast weather events across the globe.
- Navigating risk communications during a pandemic
A global pandemic provides a unique backdrop for a graduate course focused on risk perceptions and communication.
- Alicia Carriquiry selected to deliver Florence Nightingale David Lecture
The Committee of Presidents of Statistical Societies honors Carriquiry with national award that recognizes her contributions to the statistics profession.
- New research: Pandemic-related anxiety associated with women drinking more
Nearly two-thirds of female participants reported drinking more since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Faculty Honors & Awards
Fulbright Scholar Award, Fulbright Scholar Program
Outstanding Achievement in Extension and Outreach Award, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Iowa State University
2021 COPSS Florence Nightingale David Award and Lectureship, The Committee of Presidents of Statistical Societies (COPSS)
NPA Gallagher Mentor Award finalist, The National Postdoctoral Association
Software Engineering Institute grant, Carnegie Mellon University
"The Effect of Speaker Proficiency on Intelligibility, Comprehensibility, and Accentedness in L2 Spanish: A Conceptual Replication and Extension of Munro and Derwing" , Language Learning
Still in the Shadows: Stalking Prosecution Rates’ Unresponsiveness to Increased Legislative Attention, Journal of Criminal Justice
"Slavery and the Slave Trade within and across the Red Sea Region: A Preliminary Conceptual Framework", Slavery, Resistance and Abolitions: A Pluralist Perspective