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Greenlee School winter break hours

The Greenlee School’s business hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 2 through Jan. 15, and faculty and staff will be working remotely. Hamilton Hall will be locked during this time. See the post for complete details. To reach the main office staff, please email or call 515-294-4342.

Novotny Lawrence to present LAS Dean’s Lecture Nov. 5

Associate Professor Novotny Lawrence will present the Fall 2020 Dean’s Lecture on Thursday, Nov. 5 at 6 p.m. online. The lecture, “White Mansions, Black Bodies: Jordan Peele’s ‘Get Out’ and the New Age Slave Plantation,” will discuss the horror thriller, demonstrating the ways in which the director employs traditional filmmaking storytelling tropes to examine contemporary racial politics.

Professor Jay Newell receives Allen Essman Faculty Fellowship

Jay Newell, Greenlee professor and associate director, is the 2020 recipient of the Greenlee School’s Allen Essman Faculty Fellowship recognizing excellence in advertising and/or public relations education. It was made possible by Iowa State alumna Denise Essman (’73 marketing) in memory of her late husband, Allen K. Essman, an alumnus, distinguished advertising professional and former instructor.