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CATEGORIES: Awards, Department News

Lisa Larson receives LAS Institutional Service Award

On September 9, 2019 the Liberal Arts and Science college celebrated faculty and staff at its annual LAS Convocation. Lisa Larson, professor in the psychology department, received the Institutional Service Award. Lisa has worked for more than a decade to improve recruitment, promotion, and retention of excellent and diverse faculty. Congratulations and thank you for … Continue reading Lisa Larson receives LAS Institutional Service Award

CATEGORIES: Awards, Department News

Kristin Towers receives LAS award for excellence in advising

On September 9, 2019 the Liberal Arts and Science College celebrated outstanding faculty and staff at its annual LAS Convocation. Kristin Towers, academic advisor for the psychology department, was honored with the LAS Award for Early Achievement in Academic Advising. Congratulations, Kristin, and thank you for all your hard work.

CATEGORIES: Department News

Sabrina Ash showcases innovative idea at the Iowa State Fair

Sabrina Ash, a recent graduate of ISU’s psychology department, competed with other Liberal Arts and Science students at the Iowa State University’s Standing Innovation pitch competition at the Iowa State Fair. Twelve LAS students delivered a pitch, 90 seconds to five minutes long, to fairgoers about an innovative and entrepreneurial idea. Students competed for an … Continue reading Sabrina Ash showcases innovative idea at the Iowa State Fair

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Kristin Towers receives LAS award for advising

Kristin Towers, Academic Advisor III for the Department of Psychology, received the LAS Award for Early Achievement in Academic Advising. Congratulations, Kristin and thank you for your dedication to students! You can see all the LAS award winners at this link.

CATEGORIES: Major Gifts

The Stavish Fund for Excellence in Psychology and Law

Iowa State University Alumni, Wendy and Mark Stavish, are well known for their establishment of the Wendy and Mark Stavish Chair in the Social Sciences, an endowed position currently held by Dr. Gary Wells of the psychology department. In 2019, the Stavish’s donated funds to support scholarships and fellowships for graduate students in the psychology … Continue reading The Stavish Fund for Excellence in Psychology and Law