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Apr 27th, 2018
Lexi Delaney has been involved in the swine industry her whole life, and she plans to keep it that way. Delaney, a senior in animal science and agriculture communications at Iowa State, grew up on a diversified cow, calf and show pig operation in De Witt, Iowa.
Apr 27th, 2018
Sara Schafer, a graduating senior in agricultural business, talks about her college experience and living in Ames.
Apr 27th, 2018
When Logan Ott started college he never imagined he’d be selected for an internship at NASA. After applying for 35 internships, Ott was offered a position as an undergraduate research assistant at NASA in 2017.
Apr 19th, 2018
The Think Tank on Animal Agriculture, a regular time and place where topics of science are discussed in a casual dinner setting, is now in its 20th year at Iowa State.
Apr 10th, 2018
Zoe Pritchard is named a 2018 Goldwater Scholarship Honorable Mention
Apr 9th, 2018
Using science to address food insecurity is Catherine Leafstedt’s passion. It’s a passion that’s driven her for the past four years and it’s one reason she’s been accepted to the University of Cambridge in England to pursue graduate school.
Mar 27th, 2018
Hailey Arthur, a junior in animal science, is assisting a butterfly caretaker with the Iowa Monarch Conservation Consortium, a community-led effort based in the entomology department in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Iowa State University.
Mar 19th, 2018
The Iowa Monarch Conservation Consortium is a community-led organization whose mission is to enhance monarch butterfly reproduction and survival in Iowa through collaborative and coordinated efforts of farmers, private citizens and their organizations.
Mar 19th, 2018
Joe Colletti, CALS interim endowed dean, welcomes back students, faculty and staff after spring break with updates about the college.
Feb 28th, 2018
Jianming Yu is considered one of the top scientists in the world in quantitative genetics, which integrates plant breeding, genomics, molecular genetics and statistics. His goal is to develop and implement new strategies and methods in trait dissection and crop improvement. His work has earned him the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Raymond and Mary Baker Agronomic Excellence Award.
Feb 28th, 2018
Amber Kargol, academic adviser in the department of food science and human nutrition, works with transfer students and is receiving the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Outstanding Service in Student Recruitment and Retention Award for her work.
Feb 28th, 2018
Ken Moore is receiving the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Distance Education in Teaching Award for his leadership in developing the Masters of Science in Agronomy program.
Feb 28th, 2018
A collaborative group of researchers who worked on the Science-based Trials of Rowcrops Integrated with Prairie Strips (STRIPS) won the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Team Award.
Feb 28th, 2018
Yijing Ding, a program coordinator for the department of agricultural and biosystems engineering, received the Professional and Scientific New Professional award for her exceptional work.
Feb 28th, 2018
Matt Helmers, an agricultural and biosystems engineering professor who holds the Dean's Professorship in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences is receiving the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Outstanding Extension Award.
Feb 28th, 2018
Marce Bruhn received the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Merit Award.
Feb 28th, 2018
David Grewell, a professor in Agriculture and Biosystems Engineering, received the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Mid-career Achievement in Research Award.
Feb 28th, 2018
Manjit Misra received the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Outstanding Achievement in International Agriculture Award for his work with people from different cultures and countries.
Feb 28th, 2018
Ken Pecinovsky received the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Professional and Scientific Excellence Award for his work as the superintendent of the Iowa State University Northeast Research and Demonstration Farm.
Feb 28th, 2018
Jen Bundy is receiving the Learning Community Coordinator Award for her work and research with the animal science learning community.
Feb 28th, 2018
Hui Wang, a pilot plant manager at Iowa State University Center for Crops Utilization Research, is receiving the Professional and Scientific Research Award for his work.
Feb 28th, 2018
Angela Shaw, an associate professor in food science and human nutrition and an extension food safety specialist, received the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Faculty Award for Diversity Enhancement for her ability to reach out to underrepresented students.
Feb 27th, 2018
Two swine educational programs continuing to serve pork producers throughout the nation and world.
Feb 27th, 2018
Andy VanLoocke, the recipient of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Early Achievement in Teaching Award, shares his views on teaching success.

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