Category: LAS Week

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“Don’t Ask Me How Long This Took! – Writing Heavenly Fatherland”

Sponsored by Phi Alpha Theta Our very own Prof. Jeremy Best discusses the research and writing process as it pertained to the creation of his new monograph, “Heavenly Fatherland: German Missionary Culture and Globalization in the Age of Empire,” published last December by the University of Toronto Press. Join us via WebEx at this link: … Continue reading “Don’t Ask Me How Long This Took! – Writing Heavenly Fatherland”

March 24, 2021, 7:00pm | Virtual (Zoom)
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Film Viewing and Commentary: “Hidden Figures”

Join us for a viewing of the fascinating and timely feature film “Hidden Figures,” hosted by Prof. Brian Behnken; with ongoing discussion moderated by Professor Amy Bix. View and participate on Kast Discord: Hidden Figures

March 26, 2021, 7:00pm | Virtual (Webex)
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History Alumni Panel

Join us for a panel discussion on careers for history majors. Iowa State history alumni will share their insights and advice from the world of government, public history and education. Alumni panel members include: Troy Schulte, County Administrator, Jackson County, Missouri Megan Klintworth, Iconographer, Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum Kevin Klimowski, Harding Middle School, Des … Continue reading History Alumni Panel

March 25, 2021, 4:10pm | Virtual (Webex)
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“All the Presidents’ Papers: Safeguarding Records in Presidential Transitions”

ISU History BA Trudy Huskamp Peterson explores the history of Presidential papers, from the tradition established in the early years of the republic to the current law governing Presidential records. What roles did Franklin Roosevelt and Richard Nixon play in establishing the present pattern? And what does all this have to do with the Presidential libraries … Continue reading “All the Presidents’ Papers: Safeguarding Records in Presidential Transitions”

March 23, 2021, 4:10pm | Virtual (Webex)

LAS Connect I+E Alumni Panel

Join a panel of LAS alumni who are successful innovators and entrepreneurs! This panel event was designed to connect LAS students with successful LAS alumni who are doing work in the areas of innovation and entrepreneurship. During this event, alumni panelists who are founders and CEOs answer questions from a student moderator currently engaged in … Continue reading LAS Connect I+E Alumni Panel

March 22, 2021, 4:00-5:00pm | Troxel Hall and Virtual 
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“Speech Communication: What’s In Store for Us?” – an overview of the SP CM major

This event includes a brief series of slides highlighting the career opportunities and professional strengths of having a Speech Communication degree. The slides include: overview of classes overview of what SP CM is examples of career fields and successes beyond graduation(contact Samantha Robinson-Adams via personal Webex room for questions and more information) Join Samantha’s personal … Continue reading “Speech Communication: What’s In Store for Us?” – an overview of the SP CM major

March 22-26, 2021, 1:00-3:00pm | Virtual (Webex) 
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“Technical Communication: The Future Is Ours” – an overview of the TCOMM major

Learn about Technical Communication at Iowa State! The linked slideshow includes information highlighting: career opportunities and professional strengths of having a Technical Communication degree overview of classes overview of what TCOMM is examples of career fields and successes beyond graduation Link to slideshow: https://iastate.app.box.com/folder/133302638665?s=1lfrpyw65jm3bbut2ns2n5h4aexylrmt Contact Samantha Robinson-Adams via personal Webex room for questions and more … Continue reading “Technical Communication: The Future Is Ours” – an overview of the TCOMM major

March 22-26, 2021, 1:00-3:00pm | Virtual (Webex)
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“Live from Cy’s Lounge” with Dr. Lauren S. Hughes, State Policy Director at the Farley Health Policy Center

Matt Van Winkle ’13 (ISU Alumni Association) sits down with Dr. Lauren S. Hughes to celebrate LAS Week in the latest “Live from Cy’s Lounge” at 12 p.m. on March 24. Dr. Lauren S. Hughes (‘02 spanish, zoology) is the State Policy Director at the Farley Health Policy Center, and an Associate Professor of Family Medicine at the … Continue reading “Live from Cy’s Lounge” with Dr. Lauren S. Hughes, State Policy Director at the Farley Health Policy Center

March 24, 2021, 12:00pm | Virtual