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March 04, 2019

Dr. Peter Orazem, Dr. Joydeep BhattacharyaProfessors Peter Orazem and Joydeep Bhattacharya were among 40 signatories on the Iowa Compact on Immigration, which cites workforce needs and a desire for changes to federal immigration policy.

March 04, 2019

Dr. Joshua RosenbloomJoshua Rosenbloom, professor and department chair was quoted in a March 2, 2019 Washington Post story by Andrew Van Dam, "The Rise and Fall of the Most European State in the Union."

March 01, 2019

Sadie Gravel, Jeff Rowe, Riley ArthurJeff Rowe ('95 ag business), President Global Seeds & North America & China, Syngenta, was given the Ag Bus Club's Outstanding Alumni Award 2018.

February 28, 2019

All faculty:

As the Workday and Improved Service Delivery July 1 go-live date approaches, we want to ensure you are informed and prepared for these changes. We deeply appreciate your contributions to teaching, research, and extension excellence at Iowa State, and we are confident that Workday and ISD will provide significant benefits in support of your work and the university’s mission.

February 27, 2019

CARD's  2018 ISU Land Value Survey was cited in an article, "Focus on Ag: Land values remain fairly stable," in FarmForum.net Feb. 25, 2019. 

February 25, 2019

Ed GreimanEd Greiman ('92 ag business), a farmer near Garner, was inducted into the Iowa Cattlemen’s Association Hall of Fame.

February 25, 2019

Minghao Li, Wendong Zhang, Dermot HayesAn article last year by Minghao Li, Wendong Zhang, and Dermot Hayes of Iowa State University was cited in a Feb. 24 opinion piece "Trump Shouldn’t Settle for a Bowl of Chicken-Rice" in the Washington Post.

February 25, 2019

David SwensonDavid Swenson, associate scientist, contributed to The Gazette's Iowa Ideas column Feb. 24, 2019 with "Opportunities for rural Iowa an uphill battle for mid-sized cities."

February 25, 2019

Hiram Paul LadeAssistant Professor Gabe Lade and his wife Michaela welcomed their new son, Hiram Paul, into the world Feb. 20, 2019 at 12:45 am. Baby boy Lade weighed in at 6 lbs. 4 oz. and measured 19.75 in. long. Congratulations to the Lades!

February 22, 2019

Dr. John WintersJohn Winters, associate professor, was quoted in a story "Fact Check: Federal Workers Are Paid More Than the Average Southern Missourian" in the Feb. 21 Columbia Missourian.

February 21, 2019

Congressional Budget Office
Washington, D.C.

Interns contribute to CBO’s work in areas such as budget and tax policy, health care, national defense, the environment, education, retirement assistance, other income assistance, regulation, and public investment.

February 19, 2019

Gary Wynne, Courtney KnuppAlumna Courtney Knupp (’07 Ag Business) spoke to the Brexit Study Abroad Econ 496 class Thursday, Feb. 14. She is currently serving as a Senior Policy Advisor for the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service. Knupp is charged with creating an EU trade strategy which includes the ramifications of the upcoming Brexit deadline.

February 19, 2019

Midwest Big Data Summer School
May 20-23, 2019
Memorial Union, Ames

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 18, 2019

Le NhutThere's a new face in 260 Heady Hall this semester. Nhut Le "Le" is the work study student manning the office from 3 to 5 pm, Monday through Friday.

February 18, 2019

Chenzi LvChenzi Lv, Ph.D. student, is the winner of the Barbara and Thomas Lyon Scholarship for the Study of Agricultural Cooperatives for 2018-2019.

February 18, 2019

Dr. Wendong ZhangWendong Zhang, assistant professor, made several presentations across the state over the last few days about the long-term impacts of U.S.-China trade war on U.S. agriculture and the recent developments in trade negotiations.

February 18, 2019

Dr. Peter OrazemPeter Orazem, professor, was interviewed in the Feb. 16 Quad-City Times for the story "Opinions differ on how Illinois' minimum wage hike could affect the bi-state Quad-Cities region."

February 18, 2019

David SwensonDavid Swenson, associate scientist, had several media interviews this week:

February 18, 2019

Tugba SomuncuTugba Somuncu, first year grad student, has had her paper "The Rebound Effect of Energy Efficiency Policy in the Presence of Energy Theft," coauthored with Christopher Hannum, published in the Dec. 2018 issue of the journal Energies.

February 14, 2019

Dr. Alejandro Plastina, Dr. Sergio LenceAlejandro Plastina, assistant professor, and Sergio Lence, professor, have just published a new article in the American Journal of Agricultural Economics on Feb 8.

February 14, 2019

Due to the recent lapse in appropriations, implementation of the revised NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG), (NSF 19-1) was postponed. We are pleased to announce that the revised PAPPG will now be effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after Feb. 25, 2019.  Significant changes include:

February 13, 2019

Peter Orazem, professor, was one of five speakers who participated in the 11th Annual Economics Humor Session in Honor of Caroline Postelle Clotfelter at the American Economic Association meetings Jan. 5, 2019, in Atlanta.

February 11, 2019

Dr. Keri JacobsKeri Jacobs, associate professor, presented at a series of educational workshops in Iowa, Minnesota, and Nebraska for boards of directors and management of cooperatives. The topics included governance and financial analysis of cooperatives and strategic financial management.  

February 08, 2019

Dr. Dermot HayesDermot Hayes, professor, was interviewed for a Feb. 7, 2019 Sioux City Journal story about the failure of the Iowa bottle bill.

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