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Prospectus Fall 2017

Prospectus Fall 2017 2017-10-02T16:25:20+00:00
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The student experience begins in the classroom

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In this issue of Prospectus, we focus on the student experience. Providing a high-quality education for all of our students is the reason we’re here. It’s why we come to work every day. To [...]

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7 is a very good number

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Gerdin family donates $7 million for College of Business expansion A $7 million donation from the Gerdin Family Foundation will allow the Iowa State University College of Business to expand its facility, which has [...]

No crutches allowed

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Mike Bootsma for Prospectus magazine cover story. (Christopher Gannon/Iowa State University) Business law – the mere mention of that class is sure to conjure memories for College of Business alumni. “Whether you [...]

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Business students get professional advice from career coordinators

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  Molly Breen Molly Breen did something most college freshmen never dream of doing. She met with a career coordinator. “I was definitely a scared freshman. I had never done anything like [...]

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It’s official – two entrepreneurship programs launch!

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It’s one of the most common questions on a college campus: “What’s your major?” For the first time, many students will reply with a new answer: “entrepreneurship!” The Iowa State University College of Business [...]

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CYstarters Community Growing

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The Iowa State University Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship recently completed the second year of CYstarters, a 10-week intensive summer program to help [...]

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CyBIZ Lab gives students a unique edge before graduation

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  Student consultants at CyBIZ Lab get practical, hands-on experiences that make the transition [...]

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Business alumnus turns insights into Impakt

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  With all of the data flooding the athletics industry today, coaches and staff [...]

IPTV’s Iowa Entrepreneur features College of Business alumni

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Two College of Business alumni are featured in the Iowa Public Television show, Iowa [...]

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A passion for entrepreneurship

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Camarena was born in Idaho after his parents immigrated to the United States from Mexico. His heritage has been a major influencer [...]

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World travels available to all business students

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Promoting study abroad classes, and offering more scholarships to help students afford it, is a priority for the College of Business, said [...]

International + Confidence = Business Success

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Uyen Tran’s adventure at the Iowa State University College of Business brought her all the way around the world and back again [...]

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Governor Reynolds talks business with young women

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Gov. Kim Reynolds with students who attended the YWIB Leadership Camp Many people think campus is quiet all summer long, [...]

Student organizations – there are more than you think

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Student organizations provide a variety of unique opportunities across university campuses. By getting involved, students make new friends and become immersed in [...]

Scholarships 101

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Throughout this issue, you have seen firsthand the impact private support makes possible to students in the College of Business. These experiences [...]

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Being an Army veteran and student

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The first time Zach Richter saw an ocean, he was flying over one during his deployment to Iraq – not the typical [...]

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$1.5 million Kingland gift has positive impact on the College of Business

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In the College of Business, named faculty positions are held by (clockwise) Sree Nilakanta, Kingland [...]

Meet Bill Kalm

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’73 industrial administration; MS ’77 interdisciplinary industrial administration sciences After a successful career working in management and technology consulting within the health care [...]

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Alumni Voices

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We’d like to know what you’re doing! Please let us know if you change jobs, move, marry, have children, or earn another [...]