ISU Signature Ice Cream Contest winner announced

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AMES, Iowa - During a ceremony Friday, Dec. 8, the winning entry in the ISU Signature Ice Cream Contest was announced in the Friley Windows dining center on the Iowa State University campus.

College of Human Sciences to recognize graduating seniors at fall convocation

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The Iowa State University College of Human Sciences will recognize the accomplishments of nearly 300 graduating students in a series of events on Dec. 15 and 16. 

MacDonald named interim senior associate dean for Iowa State’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

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AMES, Iowa — Ruth MacDonald has been named the interim senior associate dean and associate director of the Experiment Station of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Iowa State University.

Iowa State researchers leading initiatives to improve rural health

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More than a million Iowans are at an increased risk of dying from heart disease, cancer or a stroke simply because they live in a rural area. National Rural Health Day on Nov. 16 aims to reduce the gap in rural and urban health outcomes – something Iowa State University researchers Sarah Francis, Kimberly Greder, and Jennifer Margrett are directly and indirectly doing through their research and ISU Extension and Outreach initiatives.

New overseas programs to help students engage in high-impact learning

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Students in the College of Human Sciences will have four additional opportunities to study abroad next summer.

Apparel, events, and hospitality management will offer two programs: one in Taiwan and Japan, and another in the Czech Republic. Human development and family studies will offer a program in Denmark, and the School of Education faculty will offer a program in western Europe.

Three alumni honored with Alumni Impact Awards

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Three Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition alumni recently were presented the 2017 Alumni Impact Award.

Iowa State University faculty to be presented 2017 Board on Human Sciences Awards

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AMES, Iowa – Two food science and human nutrition faculty members at Iowa State University will be presented awards from the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities Board on Human Sciences, Inc. during a ceremony Nov. 13, in Washington, D.C.

Report highlights food and ag science breakthroughs at Iowa State University and 10 other universities

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AMES, Iowa — Iowa State University and 10 other prominent research institutions have joined with the Supporters of Agricultural Research (SoAR) Foundation in urging increased federal support of food and agricultural science.

Woteki inducted into NIFA Hall of Fame

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Catherine Woteki, food science and human nutrition faculty member, was one of four individuals recently inducted into the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture’s (NIFA) Hall of Fame.

Catherine Woteki presented Henry A. Wallace Award

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Catherine Woteki, professor of food science and human nutrition at Iowa State University, was among those honored by the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and the Iowa State University Alumni Association at the annual Honors and Awards Ceremony Oct. 27.