Category: Graduate Student News

Spring 2021 Graduate and Undergraduate Student Award Winners

Graduate Awards AWARD Student Pearl Hogrefe Grants in Creative Writing One or more Pearl Hogrefe Grants in Creative Writing will be awarded during the spring semester to graduate students who show extraordinary promise in creative writing. These awards are open to all graduate students at Iowa State and will be given on the basis of … Continue reading Spring 2021 Graduate and Undergraduate Student Award Winners

REA/TEA Award Winners

Congratulations to the following graduate students!  The following graduate students were awarded the Graduate College Research Excellence Award (REA) and/or the Teaching Excellence Award (TEA) by the Graduate Studies Committee Spring 2021. Awards are offered each semester. Research Excellence Awards recognize students who have outstanding research or creativity in their theses and dissertations and who … Continue reading REA/TEA Award Winners

Allison Durazzi talks about ice cream and why she chose Rhetoric and Professional Communication

By Amanda Ortiz-Pellot Allison Durazzi, a third-year Ph.D. student in the Rhetorical and Professional Communication program at Iowa State University, has dedicated her research to uncover some of the practices and considerations that companies employ when commemorating notable figures or social issues through their products. In this article, she explains her efforts and dives into … Continue reading Allison Durazzi talks about ice cream and why she chose Rhetoric and Professional Communication

Virtual Writing Retreat 

Feel free to come and go as your schedule allows throughout the day. We will do periodic check-ins to help with accountability. Join us to get things done, get support, and have some fun as we move toward finals week!

April 16, 2021, 9:00am-3:00pm

Virtual Writing Retreat 

This writing retreat is intended to bring us together to reach some writing goals as we move through midterms week. Feel free to come and go as your schedule allows throughout the day. We will do periodic check-ins to help with accountability. Join us to get things done, get support, and have some fun!

March 12, 2021, 9:00am-3:00pm

Grad Connections Job Material Editing Workshop 

This workshop will connect graduate students and faculty to get feedback on CV’s or other job materials you may have questions about. All you need to do is bring your materials and get some tips and feedback from faculty across areas. You may come and go as your schedule allow. This session isn’t just for … Continue reading Grad Connections Job Material Editing Workshop 

February 15, 2021, 2:00-3:30pm

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