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Abram Anders & Amy Walton win a Miller Faculty Fellowship Award

Abram Anders and Amy Walton have received a Miller Faculty Fellowship Award for their initiative working with the ISUComm Foundation Courses (ENGL 150/250). They asked two questions “What if we could assess students’ foundational communication skills across the sequence of ISUComm Foundation Courses and understand the impact of these courses on students’ academic performance and … Continue reading Abram Anders & Amy Walton win a Miller Faculty Fellowship Award

Caroliena Cabada receives a Graduate Student Teaching Impact Award

Earlier this week, 52 individuals and teams learned they received one of 12 COVID-19 Exceptional Effort Awards, announced in October to recognize the extraordinary and innovative ways Iowa Staters strived to overcome the challenges of the pandemic. Caroliena Cabada received a Graduate Student Teaching Impact Award “for providing a seamless transition to online delivery for … Continue reading Caroliena Cabada receives a Graduate Student Teaching Impact Award

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Congratulations to the 2020 CyThx Award winners.

Congratulations to Brenna Dixon, Brianna Stoever, Charissa Menefee, Gulbahar Beckett, Jenny Aune, Laura Brown, & Taylor Anne Barriuso on being recognized for their work in 2020. To 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 … Continue reading Congratulations to the 2020 CyThx Award winners.

Fall 2020 TEA/REA Award Winners

Congratulations to the following graduate students!  Recipients of the Graduate College  Research Excellence Awards (REA) and/or Teaching Excellence Awards (TEA)  by the Graduate Studies Committee Fall 2020   Research Excellence Awards Fall 2020  Nazlinur Gokturk Tuney         ALT        Carol Chapelle/Evg Chukharev-Khudilaynen, Major Profs   Teaching Excellence Awards Fall 2020  Caroliena Cabada            … Continue reading Fall 2020 TEA/REA Award Winners

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Emma Murray and Amy Walton win the Marty Baker Graham Excellence in Teaching Award

We are pleased to announce Emma Murray, Lecturer, and Amy Walton, Associate Teaching Professor, as this year’s recipients of the Marty Baker Graham, Ph.D., Excellence in Teaching Foundation and Advanced Communication Award. This award is given annually and recognizes instructors on their teaching excellence and teaching innovation in our ISUComm courses. Awardees receive $200, a … Continue reading Emma Murray and Amy Walton win the Marty Baker Graham Excellence in Teaching Award

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Tina Coffelt Was Awarded a US Department of State Grant

Congratulations! The Embassy of the United States of America in Uzbekistan and the American Councils for International Education have awarded her proposal, Enhancing the Reputation of Research in Uzbekistan through Professional Development, funding in the amount of $40,000. This program is to be implemented between November 2020 and June 2021.  Jacek Koziel, Professor in Agricultural … Continue reading Tina Coffelt Was Awarded a US Department of State Grant