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April 22, 2019

Learn what Mission Inclusion participants have developed
College of Human Sciences faculty and staff members Elena Karpova, Chunhui Xian, Kevin Schalinske, and Suzanne Gauch will share what they've learned and developed through the Mission Inclusion program from 4-5 p.m., Thursday, April 25, in 1009 LeBaron Hall. All members of the university community are invited to the presentations. Light refreshments will be served. Supported by a College of Human Sciences Innovative Teaching Initiative Grant, the Mission Inclusion seminars were developed by members of the college’s Diversity and Equity Committee. The seminars are led by Marcia Purdy, a lecturer in the School of Education.
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For more information, contact Marcia Purdy in the School of Education at 515-212-9131 or mapurdy@iastate.edu.

Faculty and staff: Sign up now to help cover The SHOP student food pantry during dead week
Since student organizations may not hold functions during dead week, the College of Human Sciences P&S Council will oversee staffing of The SHOP student-run food pantry from April 29-May 2. Up to two people may work during each one-hour shift. Faculty and staff members are encouraged to sign up to volunteer now.
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For more information, contact Amanda Schickel in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or schickel@iastate.edu.

April 15, 2019

Christa Jackson named equity adviser in College of Human Sciences
Christa Jackson, an associate professor in the School of Education, is the new equity adviser in the College of Human Sciences, effective immediately. In this role, Jackson will work closely with Robert Reason, associate dean for undergraduate academic affairs; the college’s Diversity, Equity, and Community Committee; the Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion Council; and the Human Sciences Student Services Office to develop and implement plans to advance the College’s goals of diversity, equity, and community. Jackson succeeds Eulanda Sanders, who has served as equity adviser since June 2016.

For more information, contact Laura Jolly, dean and Dean's Chair in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-5380 or ljolly@iastate.edu.

March 20, 2019

"Does my ____ scare you? Let's talk about it." Lover Chancler, director of the Center for Multiculturalism and Inclusivity at the University of Central Missouri, will facilitate an open and honest discussion on microagressions and perceived bias, from 1:10-3 p.m. in the Memorial Union Gallery at Iowa State University.
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For more information, contact Kere Hughes-Belding in human development and family studies at 515-294-8441 or kereh@iastate.edu.

March 5, 2019

Nicole Latimer running for Human Sciences senator position in ISU student government elections. More».
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March 1, 2019

Did you check your email on March 1? Did you see an important message about a survey?Did you check your email on March 1? Did you see an important message about a survey? Please take 20 minutes to complete the Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Assault and Misconduct. Your voice will help ISU better understand how to serve you and make changes related to responding and preventing sexual assault and misconduct on this campus to serve all students.
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For more information, contact Vernon Hurte at 515-29-1022 or vhurte@iastate.edu.

February 19, 2019

Students: Use your voice for a better ISUWatch for — and answer — your invitation to help ISU better understand student experiences and knowledge about sexual assault and misconduct: Attention student! Soon, you will receive an invitation to participate in a survey to help ISU better understand student experiences, perceptions, and knowledge of resources regarding sexual assault and misconduct. It's important that you take the survey (it will only take 20 minutes) to help ISU better serve YOU and your fellow students. Have your voice be heard starting March 1. For more info, visit campusclimate.iastate.edu/yourvoice.
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For more information, contact Vernon Hurte at 515-294-1022 or vhurte@iastate.edu.

November 13, 2018

College exceeds United Way campaign goalTo date the College of Human Sciences community has contributed $22,557 to United Way, exceeding the $20,000 goal to benefit more than 30,000 lives.
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For more information, contact Dynette Mosher in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-2820 or dmosher@iastate.edu.

November 12, 2018

Thank someone who helps you feel valued: #CyThx, a collaborative effort of the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching, ISU learning communities, and multicultural student affairs, provides a month-long opportunity for Iowa State University students to thank someone on campus for making them feel valued. From Nov. 1 to 30, students can fill out an online submission form as many times as they wish. Prior to Dec. 21, the recipient will receive a #CyThx email, with an optional message from the sender. Campus leaders — including vice presidents, deans, directors, and chairs — will receive notification of who received a #CyThx.
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For more information, contact Sarah Wilson in student services at 515-294-8238 or slwilson@iastate.edu.

October 24, 2018

Encourage graduate and international students to fill out 10-minute wellness survey by November 9: The university-wide assessment asks graduate students, international students, and postdoctoral scholars to answer questions about their wellbeing. Survey results will help inform strategies and programs to help meet the specific needs of these scholars. Responses are voluntary and confidential. More».
For more information, contact Brian Vanderheyden, assistant director of Student Wellness at Iowa State University at 515-294-6592 or brianv1@iastate.edu.

September 28, 2018

Place your bids online by noon on Oct. 5 for CHS United Way AuctionPlace your bids online by noon on Oct. 5 for CHS United Way Auctio: Bid online for cool stuff and help improve people's lives. Bid early, bid often before it's going, going, gone.
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For more information, contact Theresa Boettcher in the College of Human Sciences at 515-204-5380 or theresab@iastate.edu.

September 19, 2018

Iowa State Blood Drive to kick off Oct. 1: The annual Iowa State Blood Drive will be held from Monday, Oct. 1 to Thursday, Oct. 4 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Great Hall of the Memorial Union. Students and faculty can donate blood with the potential to save up to three lives. If donating is not something they are able to do, they can sign up to volunteer during the week. More».
For more information, contact Katherine Groh at 612-655-7631 or kgroh@iastate.edu.

September 17, 2018

CHS United Way fundraiser happening now: The College of Human Sciences aims to collect $22,000 for the United Way campaign, now underway. If you have not yet received an envelope with a letter from Dean Laura Jolly and a pledge card, please contact Dynette Mosher, dmosher@iastate.edu. More».
For more information, contact Dynette Mosher in administration at 515-294-2820 or dmosher@iastate.edu.

July 31, 2018

Happenings on hiatus, resumes August 7: The last regular email issue of Happenings of the academic year went out May 15 and is on summer hiatus
For more information, contact Cathy Curtis in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-8175 or ccurtis@iastate.edu.

April 10, 2018

2018-2023 College of Human Sciences Strategic Plan draft available for review2018-2023 College of Human Sciences Strategic Plan draft available for review: The 2018-2023 College of Human Sciences Strategic Plan draft is available for your review. All CHS students, staff and faculty are invited to comment on the plan through Tuesday, April 24 at 5 p.m. Thank you to the strategic plan steering committee members who provided leadership in the development of the plan. Committee members included: co-chairs Lorenzo Baber (School of Education) and Birdie Shirtcliff (Human Development and Family Studies); and committee members Eric Brown (Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management), Sarah Francis (Food Science and Human Nutrition), Deb Power (Kinesiology), Sarah Wilson (Human Sciences Student Services), Barbara Woods (Human Sciences Extension and Outreach). Representatives from the Dean’s Office included Dean Laura Jolly and Director of Operations Jenn Plagman-Galvin.
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For more information, contact Jenn Plagman-Galvin in administration at 515-294-1410 or jpgalvin@iastate.edu.

January 26, 2018

CHS Diversity and Equity Committee spring 2018 brown bag series
College of Human Sciences students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend the CHS Diversity and Equity Committee's brown bag series for spring 2018. Please join us in 0331 Palmer on Feb. 2, March 23, and April 6. Snacks will be provided. The first session will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2 with Reginald Stewart, Iowa State's vice president of diversity and inclusion. More».
For more information, contact Eulanda Sanders, equity adviser at 515-294-7857 or sanderse@iastate.edu.

November 3, 2017

Linda Serra Hagedorn appointed as CHS representative on new ISU Equal Opportunity Council:
College of Human Sciences students, faculty, and staff with concerns related to equal opportunity have a new person to turn to. Hagedorn, an associate dean for the college and professor in the School of Education, has been appointed to represent the college on the new ISU Equal Opportunity Council. EO Councilors are charged with supporting Iowa State's non-discrimination policy. They will help to ensure that the university responds appropriately and effectively to situations that potentially violate federal and state laws requiring a non-discriminatory and harassment-free work and educational environment by serving as liaisons between the college and the Office of Equal Opportunity. More».
For more information, contact Linda Serra Hagedorn in administration at 515-294-5746 or lindah@iastate.edu.

October 25, 2017

CHS Diversity and Equity Committee brown bag series: Film and discussion on race and diversity issues on campus
College of Human Sciences students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend the CHS Diversity and Equity Committee's third brown bag session for fall 2017, "Film and discussion on race and diversity issues on campus." Watch the documentary, "If these halls could talk," about 11 college students of color and their experiences on campus. Following the film, participants will reflect and discuss diversity issues in the classroom and ways to move forward. The session will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10 in 331 Palmer and will include snacks. More».
For more information, contact Linda Hagedorn in administration at 515-294-5746 or lindah@iastate.edu.

October 11, 2017

CHS Diversity and Equity Committee brown bag series: LGBTQIA+ Basics
College of Human Sciences students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend the CHS Diversity and Equity Committee's second brown bag session for fall 2017, "LGBTQIA+ Basics." Come learn what LGBTQIA+ means and how to use gender neutral pronouns in the classroom and with colleagues. The session will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27 in 331 Palmer and will include snacks. More».
For more information, contact Linda Hagedorn in administration at 515-294-5746 or lindah@iastate.edu.

September 19, 2017

This Friday: CHS Diversity and Equity Committee Brown Bag Series: LGBTQIA+ Speakers Bureau
College of Human Sciences students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend the CHS Diversity and Equity Committee's first Brown Bag Session for fall 2017, "LGBTQIA+ Speakers Bureau." The session will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22 in 331 Palmer. More».
For more information, contact Kelly Reddy-Best and Eulanda Sanders, co-chairs of the CHS Diversity, Equity, and Community Committee, at 515-294-9919 and 515-294-7474 or klrb@iastate.edu and sanderse@iastate.edu.

March 20, 2017

RSVP by today: CHS Diversity and Equity Committee Brown Bag Series: Gendered Identities in the Classroom - Masculinity
College of Human Sciences students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend the CHS Diversity and Equity Committee Brown Bag Session, "Gendered Identities in the Classroom: Masculinity." The session will be held from noon to 1:30 p.m. Friday, March 24 in the LeBaron Hall Conference Room. This lecture will be facilitated by the ISU Veterans Center's leadership and programming assistant, Alex Young. More».
For more information, contact Eulanda Sanders in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-7857 or sanderse@iastate.edu.

January 31, 2017

RSVP by today: CHS Diversity and Equity Committee Brown Bag Session - Ouch! That Stereotype Hurts
College of Human Sciences students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend the CHS Diversity and Equity Committee Brown Bag Session, "Ouch! That Stereotype Hurts: Communicating Respectfully in a Diverse World." The session will be held from noon to 1:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3 in the LeBaron Conference Room. Learn strategies to help you effectively and respectively "speak up" when you hear biased or demeaning comments. RSVP by today to sanderse@iastate.edu. The session is limited to 45 individuals. More».
For more information, contact Eulanda Sanders, equity adviser in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-7857 or sanderse@iastate.edu.

January 9, 2017

Attend a town hall meeting this Friday with the CHS Diversity and Equity Committee
College of Human Sciences students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend a town hall meeting from noon to 1:30 p.m. this Friday, Jan. 13 in the LeBaron Conference Room. The brown-bag-style discussion will address diversity, equity, and inclusion in the college. More».
For more information, contact Eulanda Sanders, equity adviser in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-7857 or sanderse@iastate.edu.

September 26, 2016

Come celebrate being part of the College of Human Sciences
The second annual Human Sciences Week is this week, Sept. 26 to 30. This is a time for the College of Human Sciences to celebrate its unique, innovative, people-oriented programs and rich traditions with food, speakers, and philanthropic events. Some of the week's events include cherry pie sales, a Food & Fun Fest, SOLE HOPE philanthropy event, a meet-and-greet with Dean Laura Dunn Jolly, and four lunch-and-learn life skills events. More».
For more information, contact Jenna Petersen and Randi Hahn in the College of Human Sciences at hsw@iastate.edu.

September 22, 2016

Attend an open forum with police multicultural liaison officers
With the increase in violent events across the country, officers at the ISU Police Department want to provide an outlet for students, staff, and faculty to express concerns and frustrations in an open, honest, and safe environment. Officers with the police MLO (multicultural liaison officer) initiative invite you to an open forum, 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29 in the auditorium at 1210 LeBaron Hall.
For more information, contact Nick Grossman, police officer with the ISU Police Department at community@iastate.edu.

September 9, 2016

University posts guide to political activities
As the general election draws near, it's helpful to know how Iowa State University students, faculty, and staff can exercise their rights as citizens within federal and state laws designed to keep public agencies politically neutral. A concise guide boils it all down. More».
For more information, contact Sophia Magill in Federal Relations at 515 294-2320 or the State Relations staff at 515-294-7239.

August 30, 2016

Attend the first Sustaining the Academic Pipeline workshop featuring three CHS faculty members
You are invited to attend a five-part workshop series designed to strengthen the pipeline of graduate students and faculty of color at Iowa State. All are welcome! The first workshop, "Transitioning from graduate student to faculty member for faculty of color," will be held 3 to 5 p.m. next Tuesday, Sept. 6 in the Memorial Union South Ballroom. It will feature Brian Burt and Sarah Rodriguez in the School of Education and Shannon Coleman in food science and human nutrition. More».
For more information, contact Scholar Pipeline at scholarpipeline@iastate.edu.

August 16, 2016

Welcome interns with Project SEARCH this fall
The College of Human Sciences is partnering this fall with The Arc of Story County to implement Project SEARCH, formerly known as Students Exploring Alternative Resources at Children's Hospital. The business-led collaboration enables young adults with disabilities to gain and maintain employment through training and career exploration. Tom Burbey, Andy Casady, Paige Fritz, and Julia Martin will intern this fall and next spring with the School of Education and departments of kinesiology; apparel, events, and hospitality management; food science and human nutrition; and human development and family studies. Please make them feel welcome. More».
For more information, contact Linda Impecoven-Lind in the School of Education at 515-294-2657 or lslind@iastate.edu.

August 2, 2016

Campus Conversation I: Baton Rouge, Dallas, Orlando...
Iowa State will hold a campus conversation for faculty and staff who are hurting and those who care about them, 3:30 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, August 16 in the Sun Room of the Memorial Union. The purpose of this event is provide a safe space for faculty and staff to share and discuss the impact of recent events in Baton Rouge, Dallas, Orlando, St. Paul, etc. on ourselves and our colleagues. All Iowa State faculty and staff are encouraged to attend and actively participate in this event, even if only interested in supporting colleagues and understanding their experiences. The goal is to build a more inclusive campus through sharing and listening and to better prepare ourselves to continue our work at Iowa State in light of these events. RSVP at http://bit.ly/cc1rsvp More».
For more information, contact Office of the Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion at 515-294-8440 or campusconv@iastate.edu.

April 25, 2016

Alex Peters promotes gender neutral restrooms and inclusiveness for LGBTQ+ students
Alex Peters, a sophomore in apparel, merchandising, and design, is promoting gender neutral restrooms to ensure all students feel safe and welcome. Peters began the campaign after participating in Camp Pride last summer, on a scholarship administered by the College of Human Sciences Diversity, Equity, and Community Committee. More».
For more information, contact Mary Lynn Damhorst, professor chair of the Diversity, Equity, and Community Committee in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-9919 or mldmhrst@iastate.edu.

April 18, 2016

Teaching Circle on Inclusive Classrooms: Hearing from our Students
A panel of College of Human Sciences students will share their experiences and discuss what is happening in the college, 4:10-5:30 p.m., Thursday, April 28, in W0282 Lagomarcino Hall. Faculty and staff will have the opportunity to reflect on how to make educational environments more inclusive. More».
For more information, contact Yvette Rodriguez in student services at 515-294-1268 or hsyvette@iastate.edu.

March 21, 2016

Amberly Scheffelman receives Camp Pride Scholarship
Congratulations to Amberly Scheffelman, who has received the 2016 Camp Pride Scholarship offered by the College of Human Sciences. Scheffelman studies child, adult, and family services with a minor in family finance, housing, and policy. As part of the award, she will attend a 5-day leadership camp this July in Charlotte, N.C. The college's Diversity, Equity, and Community Committee looks forward to her work with the college when she returns in August. More».
For more information, contact Mary Lynn Damhorst in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-9919 or mldmhrst@iastate.edu.

March 7, 2016

Discuss scenarios for classroom teaching and inclusive position searches, March 21
Dan Carney, a doctoral student in education, and Amy Popillion, a senior lecturer in human development and family studies, will facilitate a discussion of real-life scenarios that allow participants to practice responses that lead to a strong sense of diversity and inclusion within the classroom, from noon to 1 p.m., Monday, March 21 in 0331 Palmer. The exercises will focus on skills that can also transfer to other contexts, such as candidate search interviews. This is part of the College of Human Sciences' series of Teaching Circles on inclusivity, difficult dialogues, and empowering all students in the classroom. Join in to help with development of the scenarios. Refreshments will be served. More».
For more information, contact Mary Lynn Damhorst in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-9919 or mldmhrst@iastate.edu.

Green, Flynn share challenges they face as black students in Des Moines Register video
Child, adult, and family services senior Chrishelda Green and kinesiology and health senior Markus Flynn discuss the challenges they face as black students in a Des Moines Register video. College of Human Sciences students, faculty, and staff are participating in discussions, including Teaching Circles, designed to promote an inclusive environment. More».
For more information, contact Mary Lynn Damhorst in the College of Human Sciences at mldmhrst@iastate.edu or 515-294-9919.

February 23, 2016

Teaching Circles on Inclusive Classrooms
The College of Human Sciences will on Thursday hold its third teaching circle on inclusion, difficult dialogues, and empowering all students in the classroom. The School of Education's Natasha Croom, Ann Gansemer-Topf, and Katy Swalwell will lead a circle on Unpacking Microaggressions, 9 to 10 a.m. Feb. 25, in 1660 Lagomarcino. Refreshments will be served. See the college events calendar for more details. More».
For more information, contact Mary Lynn Damhorst in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-9919 or mldmhrst@iastate.edu.

February 16, 2016

Teaching Circles on Inclusive Classrooms
The College of Human Sciences will on Feb. 18 hold its second teaching circle on inclusion, difficult dialogues, and empowering all students in the classroom. The School of Education's Marcia Purdy and Paul Hengesteg will facilitate discussion of Building Inclusive Classrooms. On Feb. 25, Natasha Croom, Ann Gansemer-Topf, and Katy Swalwell will lead a circle on Unpacking Microaggressions. See the college events calendar for more details. Click on the "more" link for a summary of the first session on Building Inclusive Classrooms, facilitated by Amy Popillion and Dan Carney. More».
For more information, contact Mary Lynn Damhorst in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-9919 or mldmhrst@iastate.edu.

January 25, 2016

The College of Human Sciences will hold a series of teaching circles on inclusivity, difficult dialogues, and empowering all students in the classroom this semester. The first will be led by HDFS lecturer Amy Popillion on Feb. 1, followed by the School of Education's Marcia Purdy, Dan Carney, and Paul Hengesteg on Feb. 18. See the college events calendar for more details. More».
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December 10, 2015

Race and ethnicity discussions begin: Among efforts to promote inclusion, four webinars paired with face-to-face discussions on race and ethnicity were set. The first session examined how students of color experience racism on campus. See the calendar for details on the final session, Dec. 16. More».
For more information, contact Mary Lynn Damhorst, CHS equity advisor and chair of the Diversity, Equity, and Community Committee in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-9919 or mldmhrst@iastate.edu.

December 4, 2015

Webinars on race and ethnicity promote inclusion: Among recent efforts to promote inclusion, four webinars paired with face-to-face discussions on race and ethnicity were set. The first session, held Monday afternoon, examined how students of color experience racism on campus. See the calendar for details on future sessions, December 9, 14, and 16. More».
For more information, contact Mary Lynn Damhorst, CHS equity advisor and chair of the Diversity, Equity, and Community Committee in the College of Human Sciences at 515 294 9919 or mldmhrst@iastate.edu.

November 24, 2015

Faculty, staff, and students met in action planning sessions this semester to discuss what specific actions the College of Human Sciences community can take that result in a respectful, inclusive, and safe environment. Outcomes of those meetings include plans for social equity film discussion sessions next semester and a series of teaching circle groups on inclusivity in the classroom. More».
For more information, contact Mary Lynn Damhorst, CHS equity advisor and chair of the Diversity, Equity, and Community Committee in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-9919 or mldmhrst@iastate.edu.

October 5, 2015

CHS action planning for diversity and inclusiveness: All students, faculty, and staff in the College of Human Sciences are invited to participate in an action planning group for CHS to work on implementation of findings from the diversity climate survey conducted in the college last year. Two consensus building sessions will be held. The first will be from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Oct. 12 in the Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom, 23 MacKay Hall. The second will be held from 10:30 a.m. to noon Oct. 13 at 1219 Coover. Please join either session. We will brainstorm about programs and actions to implement in the college. Ross Wilburn, diversity officer for ISU Extension, will guide the group. If you cannot attend one of the sessions but are interested or have questions, please let Mary Lynn Damhorst know. There will be many opportunities to help with program development over the next many semesters. More».
For more information, contact Mary Lynn Damhorst in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-9919 or mldmhrst@iastate.edu.

October 2, 2015

Contact Mary Damhorst for incidents involving discrimination, harassment, or violence: Last year the ISU Office of Equal Opportunity established a group of staff and faculty members who serve as Information Advisors to the OEO. Mary Lynn Damhorst, Professor in AESHM, is the OEO Information Advisor for the College of Human Sciences. If you have concerns about a situation or incident that you or others experienced and that you feel may involve discrimination, harassment, or violence, please contact Mary Lynn Damhorst. She can advise you of options available for resolution of complaints and problems, university policies and procedures, and applicable laws. She is there to help all students, staff, and faculty get help and information that they need. The Information Officer offers non-judgmental assistance and advice on how to get help. More».
For more information, contact Mary Damhorst at 515 294 9919 or mldmhrst@iastate.edu.

October 1, 2015

Maria Alcivar emotionally tells President Leath how Sept. 12 incident left her feeling unsafe and unwelcome: Alcivar, a graduate student in human development and family studies, spoke at an open forum on racism, diversity, and inclusion Sept. 30 with President Leath. The forum came in response to protests and poster-ripping during the Sept. 12 Cy-Hawk tailgate. About 550 Iowa State students, faculty, and staff attended the forum, which received news coverage from the Iowa State Daily, Des Moines Register , and WHO-TV . More».
For more information, contact Mary Lynn Damhorst, chair, CHS Diversity, Equity, and Community Committee in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-9919 or mldmhrst@iastate.edu.

September 29, 2015

New College of Human Sciences action planning group on diversity and inclusion: College of Human Sciences faculty, staff, and graduate students brainstormed a college action planning group to address issues identified in the CHS diversity climate survey and in recent events on Monday, Sept. 28. Sessions to join the action planning group will be held within the next few weeks and are open to all college students, staff, and faculty. Session details will be released soon.
For more information, contact Mary Lynn Damhorst at 515-295-9919 or mldmhorst@iastate.edu.

Attend "Discussion: Racism, Diversity and Inclusion at ISU" with President Leath on Sept. 30: President Leath will lead a panel discussion on racism, diversity and inclusion at Iowa State at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Great Hall, Memorial Union. The session is sponsored by Iowa State student organizations and is open to everyone. The discussion will focus on reactions and feelings toward the disruption of peaceful protests and other events at the Iowa State game on Sept. 12. Issues of safety, education, and empowerment on campus will be addressed. More».
For more information, contact Paul Parisot at pparisot@iastate.edu.

September 23, 2015

Plea for civility, support of civil liberties, and safety on campus: The College of Human Sciences Diversity, Equity, and Community Committee has sent a plea to students, faculty, and staff in the college reminding everyone to take responsibility for ensuring a welcoming, safe, and inclusive campus environment. The statement emphasizes freedom of speech, respect, and civility toward others with differing opinions, as well as intolerance of verbal assaults and standing up peacefully against bullying and threats. More».
For more information, contact Mary Lynn Damhorst, chair, CHS Diversity, Equity, and Community Committee in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-9919 or mldmhrst@iastate.edu.

September 15, 2015

Unique FSHN programs: Iowa State offers Iowa's only 4-year degree programs in dietetics, culinary science, and food science.
For more information, contact Anne Oldham in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-6414 or aoldham@iastate.edu.

August 24, 2015

Use new College of Human Sciences hashtags like #HumanCy in your social media posts: The College of Human Sciences encourages all Iowa State students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends to use CHS hashtags when posting to social media! Use #HumanCy as an adjective when describing our programs, students, activities, research, and more. Use the noun #humanscientist when we show how we're integrating science to expand human potential and improve people's lives. We have #pride4CHS when we tell the world about our awards and accomplishments. And of course, we always tell people that we're with #IowaState! More».
For more information, contact Alisha Zika in administration at 515-294-9304 or amzika@iastate.edu.

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