Jean Goodwin and Linda Shenk Awarded Funding from VPR’s Office

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Linda Shenk and Jean Goodwin are part of a 9-member team at ISU that received a one-year $50,000 grant from the VPR’s office with additional funding from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the College of Engineering, and the College of Design to work on a partnership with the City of Des Moines involving data-driven science and sustainability. This team brings together colleagues from the three colleges to develop data-intensive, replicable decision-making support systems that engage ISU researchers, community stakeholders, and city officials in data collection and decision-making to foster sustainable urban ecologies.