Evrim Baran, School of Education Dr. Evrim has provided me with diverse opportunities that I am grateful to be part of. This is my first semester at ISU and as a new international graduate student, however, it went smoother than I expected thanks to her guidance and support. Being engaged in different projects and collaborating … Continue reading Evrim Baran, School of Education
Is there someone on campus that makes you feel like a valued member of the ISU community? Perhaps an instructor, mentor, staff member, adviser, or peer leader? We heard you and below are the people you thanked.
Deanna has been the most influential mentor during my time here at ISU. As an out of state student, she has gone out of her way time and time again to make me feel beyond welcome. She has led by example and offered emotional and academic support. Meeting Deanna was a defining moment during my … Continue reading Deanna Collins, Veterinary Medical Center Medical Records
Dr. Harmon values and supports the Student Health and Wellness unit with his time, resources, and advocacy. He genuinely cares about the health, wellbeing, and safety of all students, staff, and faculty. He takes time out of his extremely busy schedule to recognize the good work of his team and makes sure our accomplishments are … Continue reading Martino Harmon, Vice President of Student Affairs
Jennifer has served as a great leader in the LCP program. She has taught me how to be a good example to other students and how to connect with others.
Cristina me ha apoyado desde el mismo momento en que la conocí, sea como mi supervisora en las clases de Español, o como parte de mi programa de estudios. Cristina ha sido un ejemplo de trabajo y dedicacion que me hace ver que yo si valgo la pena y que tener un futuro productive es … Continue reading Cristina Pardo-Ballester, World Languages and Cultures
Brad (they/them/theirs) works tirelessly and creatively to make space for the LGBTQIA+ community in general, and marginalized populations within the queer community, specifically (transgender people, queer and trans people with disabilities, queer and trans people of color). Their devotion to the most marginalized people in our community lets me know that everyone, especially me, is … Continue reading Brad Freihoefer, The Center for LGBTQIA+ Student Success
Clare (she/her/hers) provides a safe space and valued mentoring. I appreciate her thoughtful advice and calming presence.
Kathy and her staff make me feel valued by always helping me and my faculty colleagues (and thereby my students and program) with alacrity and cheerfulness whenever we need something. She and her staff go the extra mile (pun intended) with a smile to arrange oil changes, take out seats, whatever. Nothing is ever a … Continue reading Kathy Wellick, Transportation Services (Business Services)
Laurie makes me feel like I have a place and purpose in the honors program! She gives great advice and is always willing to talk about easy or tough issues!
CyThx 1. “Besides being the first face, many first-year Honors students meet at Iowa State, Emily goes out of her way to stay connected with as many students as she can by asking them to assist with FHP events, supplement professors for Friday Honors Salons, and just have small chat in the Jischke kitchenette. She … Continue reading Emily Wilcox, University Honors Program