Dr. Ronald E Deiter In the News

March 22, 2022

Ron DeiterRon Deiter, emeritus professor, gave an invited presentation “Applying Sales Lessons From Econ 236 (Ag Selling) to Issues In Animal Science,”  AnS 411, March 22, 2022.

January 10, 2022

Ron DeiterRon Deiter, emeritus professor, is the recipient of American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers Iowa Chapter 2022 Distinguished Service to Agriculture Award.

October 12, 2021

Ron DeiterRon Deiter, emeritus professor, gave an invited presentation on Oct. 13 to the ISU Sports Business Club on “The Economics of New NIL Rules in Collegiate Sports.”


September 30, 2021

Ron Deiter, emeritus professor, gave an invited presentation Sept 28 to the Department of Animal Science graduating senior class on “Selling Principles from Econ 236 Everyone Can Use.”


September 20, 2021

Ron DeiterRon Deiter, emeritus professor, gave an invited (and virtual) presentation to the Ames Kiwanis Club on Sat., Sept. 18. The presentation was titled “The Economics of Collegiate Sports:  Selected Topics.”

August 18, 2021

Ron DeiterRon Deiter, emeritus professor, gave an invited presentation to the Ames Rotary Club entitled “Sports Betting: Gambling or Investing?” Aug. 18.

July 14, 2021

Ron Deiter’s work ethic and eventual career got their start on his family’s Wisconsin dairy farm.

March 09, 2021

Dr. Ron Deiter, Julia CampbellThe Agricultural Business Club honored Dr. Ron Deiter at its annual banquet on Saturday, March 6, 2021. Dr. Deiter has served as advisor to the club since 1978.  The program included alumni speakers Izak Christiansen ('18 ag business) and Elizabeth Burns-Thompson ('11 ag business) and current student speakers Cale Pellet and Brooke Beinhart providing remarks on behalf of their respective groups.

January 07, 2021

2020 CyThanks honoreesTo celebrate effective teaching, advising, and mentoring, the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT) partners with ISU Learning Communities, Multicultural Student Affairs, Student Government, and Graduate and Professional Student Senate for the annual recognition project #CyThx at Iowa State University.

November 12, 2020

Burnell DeiterBurnell Louis Deiter, father of Ron Deiter, professor, passed away Nov. 10, 2020 at Epione Pavilion, Cuba City, Wisconsin.

August 05, 2020

Dr. Ron DeiterIn July, Farm Credit Services of America contributed a $25,000 check to the Iowa State University Foundation for the Ron Deiter ISU Ag Bus Club Endowment fund. Ron Deiter, professor, is one of the Agricultural Business Club's co-advisers.

January 31, 2020

Seven members of the department were recently thanked through #CyThx recognition. The #CyThx initiative was formed to help support the ISU Strategic Goal #4: "to enhance and cultivate the ISU experience where faculty, staff, students, and visitors are safe and feel welcomed, supported, included, and valued by the university and each other.” The initiative invites Cyclones to share “Who makes you feel like a valued member of the ISU community?”

January 22, 2020

Dr. Ron DeiterRonald Deiter, professor, gave an invited presentation entitled “Applying Sales Lessons From Econ 336 (Ag Selling) to An S 411 (Issues In Animal Science)” on Tuesday, Jan. 21.  An S 411 is an Iowa State University class taught by Dr. Brad Skaar.

November 08, 2019

Dr. Ron DeiterRon Deiter, professor, gave an invited presentation to the Iowa State University Sports Business Club on Nov. 6 entitled “Econ 313 Overview & Investing vs. Gambling.”

October 30, 2019

Amy Brandau, Riley Arthur, Dr. Ron DeiterOn Friday, Oct. 25, agricultural business senior Riley Arthur stepped onto the stage at the Alumni Association Awards ceremony in Scheman to accept the ISU Alumni Association Impact Award on behalf of the Iowa State University Agricultural Business Club.

August 01, 2019

The Iowa State University Ag Business Club won the "Outstanding Chapter" award at the Undergraduate Student Section Awards of the 2019 AAEA Annual Meeting, July 21-23, in Atlanta.

This is the fourth year in a row the club has won this award, winning an impressive 13 out of the last 15 years. Congratulations, club members and advisers Ron Deiter and Amy Brandau!

February 18, 2019

Elizabeth Burns-ThompsonElizabeth Burns-Thompson, of Altoona, has been named the 2019 Emerging Iowa Leader by the Iowa State University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.

Burns-Thompson is regulatory affairs counsel for the Iowa Corn Growers Association. She received a bachelor’s degree in agricultural business and international agriculture from Iowa State in 2011.

February 06, 2019

Adam TimmermanAdam Timmerman, former NFL offensive lineman, returned to the Iowa State campus to speak to Ron Deiter's Economics of Sports class, Monday, Feb. 4.

February 01, 2019

Dr. Ron DeiterRon Deiter, professor, was interviewed by Mike Burvee (former student and ISU grad) for a story in the Jan. 30, 2019 Sigourney News-Review titled "Iowa could join progression against illegal sports betting."

October 01, 2018

Celia Arozamena tributeThe Agricultural Business Club was the subject of a Sept. 26 Iowa State Daily story about their tribute to slain Iowa State golfer Celia Barquín Arozamena at their annual golf outing at Coldwater Golf Links in Ames.

July 03, 2018

Dr. Ron DeiterRon Deiter, professor, presented two Iowa 4-H Youth Workshop presentations on June 27 and June 28 on the ISU campus entitled “Your Passport to Fun with Economic Pricing Games.”

February 07, 2018

Dr. Ron Deiter, Adam TimmermanAdam Timmerman, former NFL offensive lineman, traveled to Iowa State on a recent snowy Monday to share his experiences with Ron Deiter’s Economics of Sports class.

December 07, 2017

Ag Bus club donates to Bliss Cancer CenterGeorgeanne Artz, assistant professor, was diagnosed with melanoma cancer in August 2017. As co-adviser of the Agricultural Business Club, Georgeanne’s character of helping others is vital to the success of the club and its members.

October 20, 2017

Ronald DeiterRon Deiter, professor, gave an invited presentation entitled “Some Numbers From Collegiate Sports That Economists & Accountants Should Find Interesting & Maybe Entertaining” to the Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance (AFWA), Ankeny, IA, Oct. 18, 2017.

October 17, 2017

Ron DeiterRon Deiter, professor, will receive the Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Wisconsin, Platteville.

July 14, 2017

Ron Deiter receives check from Ryan Sauer, Flint Hills ResourcesRyan Sauer ('01 ag business), Marketing Manager of Flint Hills Resources, stopped by Heady Hall July 13 to deliver a $5,000 Ag Business Club sponsorship check to Ron Deiter, one of the club’s co-advisers (along with Georgeanne Artz and Amy Brandau).

July 13, 2017

Ron DeiterRon Deiter, professor, gave an invited presentation entitled “An Economic Update on the NCAA and Collegiate Sports” to the Ames Lions Club July 13, 2017.

July 05, 2017

Ron DeiterRon Deiter, professor, gave a presentation entitled “Two Fun Economic Pricing Games Are In Your Future” on June 28 and again on June 29 to participants attending the annual Iowa 4-H Conference on campus.

June 21, 2017

Undergrad orientation All through June, academic advisers Amy Brandau, Ron Deiter, and Ebby Luvaga are conducting several undergraduate two-day orientation sessions for new students.

April 20, 2017

FFA Farm Business Management Career Development Event The Iowa FFA Farm Business Management Career Development Event (CDE) was held on the ISU campus on April 11th. There were 298 individuals and 83 teams participating in the competitive contest.

April 20, 2017

Jamie PollardIowa State Athletic Director, Jamie Pollard, was a guest speaker in Econ 313, Economics of Sports, taught by Ronald Deiter. Mr. Pollard’s presentation focused on revenues and costs for ISU’s Athletic Department.

April 20, 2017

Dr. Ronald DeiterRonald Deiter, professor, was invited to give a presentation before the Alpha Zeta Honorary on the Iowa State campus. He spoke on "Welcome to the Real World (i.e., Life After College)."

March 06, 2017

The Agricultural Business Club presented six members with Outstanding Club Member Awards at their annual awards banquet March 4th.

October 28, 2016

Swanson family honored at Cyclone family weekend The Swanson family was honored as Cyclone Family of the Year during Cyclone Family Weekend.

June 30, 2016

Dr. Ron DeiterRon Deiter, professor, presented two invited workshops (June 29 and June 30) entitled “Dive Into Some Fun Pricing Games” for the Iowa 4-H Youth Conference held on the ISU campus.

June 27, 2016

Dr, Ron DeiterRon Deiter, professor, served as a discussion leader for the Iowa Institute of Cooperative’s Iowa Cooperative Intern Day held at the Monsanto Learning Center in Huxley, IA on June 23, 2016.

March 09, 2016

Six members of the Agricultural Business Club were recently presented with this year's Outstanding Club Member Awards. They were:

February 25, 2016

Dr. Ron DeiterRon Deiter, professor, gave a presentation entitled “Playing the Odds in Sports” to the ISU Sports Analytics Club, on Feb. 24, in Ames, IA.