Heimann wins Barbara Mack award

Blake HeimannSenior Blake Heimann received the 2016 Barbara Mack Scholar Award in the Humanities or Social Sciences at the Phi Beta Kappa initiation this spring.

Heimann graduated from Adel-De Soto-Minburn High School, where he played soccer and basketball, served as a life guard, and was an academic all state football player.

He has been serving as an analyst Intern at Situs Real Estate Research Corporation while pursuing his degrees in economics and mathematics at Iowa State. Active in the ISU investment and weight-lifting clubs, he will start taking graduate classes in economics during his senior year, but is also taking coursework necessary to qualify for medical school, allowing him to choose between medical school, graduate school, or a career in finance when he leaves Iowa State.