Interdisciplinary team enhances protective clothing designPosted on
Diet, exercise, and counseling combine to limit weight gain during pregnancyPosted on
New research by Iowa State University shows that women can nearly double their chances of preventing excessive weight gain during pregnancy — and ensure a healthier future for themselves and their babies — with a comprehensive “lifestyle intervention.”
More human sciences faculty engage in extension and outreachPosted on
Three new projects from Iowa State University will bring human sciences research to Black Hawk, Polk, and Jefferson counties through the second year of the Engaged Scholarship Funding Program, a partnership between ISU Extension and Outreach and the College of Human Sciences.
Research finds that all teachers bring politics to the classroomPosted on
How a teacher teaches is never neutral or apolitical. Instead, educators bring their social and cultural identities into their classrooms — making it important to consider how those lessons and choices are received by students from marginalized groups.
New intervention program reduces domestic violence recidivism rates, Iowa State study findsPosted on
A three-year study found that domestic violence offenders who completed a new intervention program developed by an Iowa State University professor showed significantly fewer offenders — a nearly 50 percent difference — reoffended and were charged in the year after treatment.
Students travel to China as college grows international presencePosted on
Iowa State University is growing its presence in China and sparking new relations with India.