Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Urbandale High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Urbandale High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing. (see more)
Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Urbandale High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Urbandale High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing.
The Iowa State University College of Human Science's Dean's List honors students who have earned a grade point average of 3.5 or higher during the fall semester of 2017.
Theatre Simpson will present Festival of Short Plays 2018 on April 15 - April 18 at Barnum Studio Theatre on the campus of Simpson College.
Simpson College students participated in the MCM/ICM competition on February 9-12.
Williams participates in Student Challenge at Sports Turf Managers Association's (STMA) Annual Conference
An Iowa State University team placed 1st in the Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA) Student Challenge. Three other teams from Iowa State also competed in this exam contest to challenge knowledge in the sports turf industry at STMA's Annual Conference. To prepare, the team took part in a weekly study session in the fall and used knowledge gained from classes and internships to help with the exam. Students from 2-year and 4-year colleges and universities across the country are eligible to compete. The winning teams receive a cash award, a plaque and medallions for each team member. The prize money benefits the institution's turf program and creates opportunities for students pursuing a career in sports turf management.
Simpson College congratulates students who graduated in the winter of 2017.
More than 400 students earned a spot on the fall 2017 dean's list for Central College. The honor is awarded to full-time students who achieve a 3.5 grade point average or higher on a 4.0 scale while taking 12 or more graded credit hours for the semester.
The Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Dean's List honors students who were enrolled in 12 credit hours and earned a 3.5 grade point average for the term.
The College of Human Sciences at Iowa State University has awarded students with scholarships to support their unpaid internships and student teaching experiences during spring 2018.
The Midwest Conference (MWC) has announced the 2017 Football All-Conference Team on Wednesday. The Prairie Fire placed five players on the All-MWC team, including two first-teamers.
Members of Iowa State University's Block and Bridle Club attended the 97th Annual National Block and Bridle Convention in Arlington, Virginia. The conference, hosted by the University of Connecticut and the American Society of Animal Science, provided students with an interest in production animal agriculture the opportunity to see the House Committee on Agriculture and meet legislators who work on farm bills for Congress.
Students saw agriculture and the life sciences first-hand in several European countries, Uganda, China and Taiwan through various study abroad programs this summer. The Ag Study Abroad Office offers students the chance to select a program based on their interest in the topic and the location. Through trips offered over breaks in the academic year, during the summer and semester-long exchanges or internships, students in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences have been on all seven continents studying agriculture and life sciences.
Sixty-six incoming first-year College of Human Sciences students participated in Orientation at Iowa State University in Ames, June 21-22. As part of the program, students and their families met peers, signed up for classes, became familiar with the campus, and learned tips for making the most of their college careers.
The Iowa State University College of Design Dean's List honors students who have earned a grade point average of 3.5 or higher for at least 12 credit hours of course work.
The Ladies in Fitness Training Club elected officers for the 2017-2018 academic year on April 18.
Seventeen GU students have been elected as House Presidents for the 2014-15 school year. These students were nominated by a house preference vote, then passed a rigorous case study and board interview process. They will offer leadership and support to the members of their House and to the entire Graceland University student body. Read more about Graceland's unique House system here: http://www.graceland.edu/campus-life/housing-dining.cfm
More than 120 Cornell College students are taking part in the college's annual Alternative Spring Break. This is the10th year the college has sponsored a service trip that takes place during its 10-day Spring Break. This year, students are going to 10 different locations, including Philadelphia, Detroit, New Orleans, Chicago, Atlanta, Memphis, Tenn., Jacksonville, Fla., and El Paso, Texas.