Education/Broader Impacts Features

Seed Grant Project Informed by Microaggressions Paper, Presentations

Dr. Brian Burt, Iowa NSF EPSCoR Broader Impacts member and assistant professor in the Iowa State University School of Education, ...
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Workshop Trains Professionals in Building Enclosures

A weeklong Building Enclosure and Commissioning (BECx) Train the Trainer workshop was recently held at Iowa State University. The workshop ...
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Students Support Professor and Each Other Through Research Group

How can research groups in higher education develop competence and community? A group of researchers from Iowa State University is ...
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Researchers Ask Iowans About Using Land For Wind Energy

What are the issues and hesitations land owners and members of the public have about installing transmission lines and wind ...
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Bioengineering Algae in the Classroom

Tucked away in a storage closet at Waterloo West High School is a student science project that has the potential ...
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Iowa NSF EPSCoR Seed Grant Draws Attention to Underrepresented Voices

How do high-achieving black male engineers survive graduate school? Brian Burt, Ph.D., new assistant professor at the Iowa State University ...
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Teaching Students about Carbon with C6

Have you ever wanted to learn something while you play a game? The C6 BioFarm team is creating a game ...
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Iowa NSF EPSCoR Collaborates with Community College

This November Catherine DeLong, Master’s student in Agronomy at Iowa State University, visited the Outdoor Learning Lab of Northeast Iowa ...
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Conversation on Diversity in Faculty Hiring Reaches New Campuses

What are the barriers to the advancement of women and underrepresented minorities in STEM disciplines?  Which of our academic cultures, ...
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Academy Provides Teachers Professional Development in Biorenewables

Did you know that teachers go to school?  This summer, 12 educators in multiple disciplines from various school districts in ...
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