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Chloe Steffensmeier continues her passion at Iowa State in student profile: Chloe Steffensmeier hopes to one day use her master's degree in gerontology to work for the Department on Aging. In her free time, she enjoys playing piano, being outdoors, and spending time with friends and family. More».
For more information, contact Chloe Steffensmeier at chloes@iastate.edu.

Chandra Bolin named events coordinator for Business, Industry, and Technology Career Fair: Chandra Bolin, junior in marketing with a minor in event management, was recently selected to be a part of the Business, Industry, and Technology Career Fair planning committee as the Events Coordinator. She will serve on the committee with five other undergraduate students to plan and promote the Career Fair, which will take place on Feb. 7, 2018. More».
For more information, contact Jake Jansen in the College of Human Sciences at 515-294-0626 or hscareer_jake@iastate.edu.

Food Safety News highlights Ruth Litchfield, Ruth MacDonald in article about risks of clean eating: In a recent article published by Food Safety news, Ruth MacDonald, professor and chair in food science and human nutrition, and Ruth Litchfield, professor in food science and human nutrition, discuss some of the risks associated with clean eating. According to MacDonald and Litchfield, clean eating may increase food waste and increase risk of exposure to harmful bacteria that certain additives protect against. More».
For more information, contact Ruth MacDonald or Ruth Litchfield in food science and human nutrition at 515-294-5991 or 515-294-9484 or ruthmacd@iastate.edu; litch@iastate.edu.

Clinton Gudmunson featured in Faculty Focus video: Clinton Gudmunson, associate professor in human development and family studies, was recently featured in a Faculty Focus video by the College of Human Sciences. The clips highlight human scientists at Iowa State University. Visit the college's YouTube channel to see all Faculty Focus videos. More».
For more information, contact Ryan Riley in administration at 515-294-0866 or rbriley@iastate.edu.

Runner's World features Panteleimon Ekkekakis in article about effects of running on depression: Runner's World recently published an article about the various effects running can have on the symptoms of depression and anxiety. Panteleimon Ekkekakis, professor in kinesiology, is quoted in the article explaining the relationship between exercise and the brain, and the positive cognitive effects that can result from regular exercise. More».
For more information, contact Panteleimon Ekkekakis in kinesiology at 515-294-8766 or ekkekaki@iastate.edu.

AESHM's Mackenzie Jordan, Megan Huftalin, Eric Brown attend The HX Hotel Experience in New York: Mackenzie Jordan and Megan Huftalin, both seniors in event management, joined associate professor Eric A Brown in attending The HX Hotel Experience — the largest hospitality show in North America — Nov. 11 to 13 in New York City. They attended a student networking reception, a tour of the Andaz 5th Avenue chic boutique hotel in Midtown Manhattan, and a breakfast sponsored by Hyatt with Eta Sigma Delta, the honor society for hospitality and event students. More».
For more information, contact Eric Brown in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-8474 or ebrown@iastate.edu.

Iowa Public Radio features graduate student Patricia Izbicki winning Iowa Women of Innovation Award: Izbicki, a doctoral student in kinesiology and the interdepartmental neuroscience program, was featured Nov. 15 by Iowa Public Radio for capturing an Iowa Women of Innovation Award. Izbicki, who holds an undergraduate degree in music performance, is exploring how music impacts the nervous system and the brain. She received a $2,500 scholarship as one of two student winners of the Technology Association of Iowa's Women of Innovation Awards. More».
For more information, contact Patricia Izbicki in kinesiology at pizbicki@iastate.edu.

Jessie Glanz offers her student perspective as a CHS ambassador in student profile: Jessie Glanz can't wait to use her dietetics degree to work as a clinical dietitian. Besides studying and mentoring prospective students as a CHS ambassador, she enjoys tailgating, spending time at the gym, and exploring new trails to run. More».
For more information, contact Jessie Glanz in food science and human nutrition at jglanz@iastate.edu.

Kelsey Sigvertsen builds her future with School of Education opportunities in student profile: Kelsey Sigvertsen aspires to be a 4th grade elementary teacher or work in administration, hopefully as a principal. Currently, in her free time, Kelsey enjoys reading, taking walks outside, and going to sporting events. More».
For more information, contact Kelsey Sigvertsen in the School of Education at ksigvert@iastate.edu.

Janelle Cross uses compassion for others to strengthen future teaching career in student profile: Janelle Cross plans to teach anywhere from 2nd to 5th grade in a suburban elementary school or work in ministry. Until then, Janelle spends time as a student leader for The Salt Company, at coffee shops with friends, and reading. More».
For more information, contact Janelle Cross in the School of Education at jncross@iastate.edu.

Mariah Nichols reaffirms her major with an on-campus job in student profile: Mariah Nichols can't wait to use her financial counseling and planning degree to help people manage their finances. In addition to working and studying, Mariah enjoys hanging out with friends, listening to music, and participating in clubs. More».
For more information, contact Mariah Nichols in human development and family studies at mariahn@iastate.edu.

Human Sciences Week announces 2018 co-chairs: Ryan True, junior in kinesiology and health, and Kayla Morehead, senior in dietetics, have been selected to serve as co-chairs for Human Sciences Week 2018. True and Morehead will oversee planning, promotion, and actualization of dozens of activities. Human Sciences Week is a week-long, student-run celebration that showcases the people and programs of the College of Human Sciences and their success in expanding human potential. More».
For more information, contact Human Sciences Week advisers Sarah Wilson or Jenn Plagman-Galvin at slwilson@iastate.edu; jpgalvin@iastate.edu.

Christine Lippard, Tong Wang featured in Faculty Focus videos: Christine Lippard, assistant professor in human development and family studies, and Tong Wang, professor in food science and human nutrition, were recently featured in Faculty Focus videos by the College of Human Sciences. The clips highlight human scientists at Iowa State University. Visit the college's YouTube channel to see all Faculty Focus videos. More».
For more information, contact Ryan Riley in administration at 515-294-0866 or rbriley@iastate.edu.


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