College of Human Sciences Convocation

Who: Undergraduate students approved for Fall 2020 graduation. Apply for Graduation by October 1 to be included in the CHS Virtual Convocation.

Complete recognition statements and photo upload via the email sent Wednesday, October 7 at 8 a.m. and again Tuesday, October 13 at 9:30 a.m. before 5 p.m. Thursday, October 15.

Time: Available on demand, beginning Saturday, November 28, 2020, 10 a.m. 

Place: Virtual Event. Video below.

The Convocation

The Fall 2020 College of Human Sciences Convocation video will be available here to the public on demand, beginning at 10 a.m. CST on Saturday, November 28, 2020. You may access the event from this web page at that time or any time thereafter. It is a separate event from the official Iowa State University commencement ceremony. This event includes only students from the College of Human Sciences, and allows students and their guests a more individualized celebration of their achievement. 

Spring 2020 Convocation

The Convocation includes greetings from the Dean of the College, comments by student speakers, brief remarks from department chairs, and individual recognition of each graduating student.

Visit the video link on YouTube to participate in a live chat (in the sidebar) from 10-11:45 a.m. on Saturday.

Spring 2020 College Graduating Awardees


ISU Marshal

Sia Turner, Des Moines, Iowa
Bachelor of Science: Child, Adult and Family Services Minors:
Spanish, Psychology, U.S. Latino Studies

CHS Marshal

Brooke Vogel, Normal, Illinois
Bachelor of Science: Dietetics

Dean's Recognition

Jadin Hennings, Dysart, Iowa
Bachelor of Science: Elementary Education
Endorsements: Reading and Mathematics


Tammie Melton, Manhattan, Kansas
Bachelor of Science: Apparel, Merchandising and Design and Marketing


Hannah Van Roekel, Wellman, Iowa
Bachelor of Science: Athletic Training

CHS Student Council Graduating Student of the Semester

Taylor Barnard, Bloomington, Illinois
Bachelor of Science: Event Management
Bachelor of Science: Financial Counseling and Planning