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Alumni

Steve Bales is a former NASA engineer and flight controller. ... Bennett Bean (1941 - ) is an American ceramic artist living in Blairstown, New Jersey. ... Optimal control theory is a mathematical field that is concerned with control policies that can be deduced using optimization algorithms. ... Griffith Buck (1915 â€“ 28 March 1991) was a professor of horticulture who created over 80 named cultivars of the rose, all of which are capable of withstanding temperatures of -20°F and need no pesticides or fungicides to thrive. ... George Washington Carver, 1906 George Washington Carver (c. ... Languages Predominantly American English Religions Protestantism (chiefly Baptist and Methodist); Roman Catholicism; Islam Related ethnic groups Sub-Saharan Africans and other African groups, some with Native American groups. ... // Image:CarrieChapmanCatt, i win. ... Clarence Duncan Chamberlin (1893-1976) Clarence Duncan Chamberlin (1893-1976) Clarence Duncan Chamberlin (November 11, 1893 – October 30, 1976) was the second man to solo pilot across the Atlantic Ocean, and he was the first to carry a passenger. ... Retired Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Lockheed Martin Corporation. ... Parviz Davoodi (born 1952 in Tehran) is the current First Vice President of Iran (since September 11, 2005). ... Vice President of Iran is defined by article 124 of the Iranian constitution, as anyone appointed by the President to lead an organization related to the Presidential affairs. ... Vine Deloria, Jr. ... Conseco NYSE: CNO is a financial services organization based in Carmel, Indiana, which had its origin as Security Life of Indiana. ... Eugene Burton Ely (October 21, 1886 - October 19, 1911) was an aviation pioneer, credited with the first shipboard aircraft take off and landing. ... John Garang, August 2004 John Garang de Mabior (June 23, 1945 – July 30, 2005) was the vice president of Sudan and former leader of the rebel Sudan Peoples Liberation Army. ... The Sudan Peoples Liberation Army (SPLA) is a rebel group that was formed in 1983. ... James Lorraine Geddes (March 19, 1827 – February 21, 1887) was a soldier in India, a brigade commander in the Western Theater of the American Civil War, college administator and professor, and military songwriter. ... Thomas Richard Tom Harkin (born November 19, 1939) is a Democratic Senator from Iowa, serving in his fourth senate term. ... The United States Senate is the upper house of the U.S. Congress, smaller than the United States House of Representatives. ... Gulfstream G200 Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation is located in Savannah, Georgia, United States, and has been a unit of General Dynamics since 2001. ... Jerry Ray Junkins (December 9, 1937 – May 29, 1996) was a U.S. electronics businessman who served as the president, chairman, and CEO of Texas Instruments, Incorporated from 1988 until his death. ... Texas Instruments (NYSE: TXN), better known in the electronics industry (and popularly) as TI, is an American company based in Dallas, Texas, USA, renowned for developing and commercializing semiconductor and computer technology. ... Steve Flash Juon was born in Ames, IA on June 20th, 1974. ... Antti Herlin is the current and fourth chairman of the Board of Finnish KONE Corporation. ... This article needs to be updated. ... Ted Kooser (b. ... Dow Corning is a multinational corporation headquartered in Midland, Michigan, USA. Dow Corning specializes in silicon and silicone-based technology, offering more than 7,000 products and services. ... Haworth is company based in Holland, Michigan in the United States. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... The House of Representatives is the larger of two houses that make up the U.S. Congress, the other being the United States Senate. ... Map The 4th Iowan Congressional District covers most of northern Iowa, and extending into central Iowa (map); including the college town of Ames, and Fort Dodge. ... Jay Lawrence Lush (1896 - 1982) was a pioneering animal genetist who made important contributions to livestock breeding. ... Bureau of Reclamation photo of Elwood Mead Elwood Mead (1858 in Patriot, Indiana – January 26, 1936) was a professor, politician and engineer who ended up heading the Bureau of Reclamation from 1924 until his death in 1936. ... Sally Pederson is the current Lieutenant Governor of the state of Iowa. ... This is a List of Lieutenant Governors of the U.S. state of Iowa, 1858 to present. ... ISU notables is a list of notable buildings and landmarks at Iowa State University, as well as persons associated with such structures. ... The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is an agency of the United States federal government, responsible for the nations public space program. ... Dryden Flight Research Centers fleet of aircraft in 1993. ... J. Roger Porter (b. ... Hugh Sidey (September 3, 1927 – November 21, 2005) was an American journalist and worked for Life magazine starting in 1955, then moved on to Time magazine in 1957. ... A cover of Life Magazine from 1911 Life has been the name of two notable magazines published in the United States. ... (Clockwise from upper left) Time magazine covers from May 7, 1945; July 25, 1969; December 31, 1999; September 14, 2001; and April 21, 2003. ... Mallory Snyder (born January 7, 1984), is an American model and actress best known for her role on MTVs reality television program The Real World: Paris and her work as a swimsuit model for Sports Illustrated. ... Veronica Varekova, Elle Macpherson, Rebecca Romijn, Rachel Hunter, Daniela Pestova, Elsa Benitez, Carolyn Murphy and Yamila Diaz, 2006; Heidi Klum and Maria Sharapova are in the insets. ... MTV (Music Television) is an American cable television network headquartered in New York City. ... For other uses, see The Real World (disambiguation). ... Dr. Sehat Sutardja, co-founder of Marvell Technology Group, has served as President, Chairman of the Board, and Chief Executive Officer since its inception in 1995. ... Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL) is an American producer of storage, communications and consumer semiconductor products. ... A computer simulation of high velocity air flow around the Space Shuttle during re-entry. ... This is a Chinese name; the family name is 李 (Li). ... The Republic of China (Traditional Chinese: 中華民國; Simplified Chinese: 中华民国; Wade-Giles: Chung-hua Min-kuo, Tongyong Pinyin: JhongHuá MínGuó, Hanyu Pinyin: Zhōnghuá Mínguó) is a state that currently administers the island groups of Taiwan, the Pescadores, Quemoy, and the... A combination of federal, state and private funds is providing $300 million for the construction of 13 facilities on ORNLs new main campus. ... Henry Agard Wallace (October 7, 1888–November 18, 1965) was the 33rd Vice President of the United States. ... The United States Secretary of Agriculture is the head of the United States Department of Agriculture concerned with land and food as well as agriculture and rural development. ... The office of the U.S. Secretary of Commerce in the mid-20th century. ... 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Notable faculty and administrators

John Vincent Atanasoff (October 4, 1903 – June 15, 1995) was an American physicist of Bulgarian descent. ... Atanasoff-Berry Computer replica at 1st floor of Durham Center, Iowa State University The Atanasoff-Berry Computer (ABC) was one of the first electronic digital computing device. ... Clifford Berry (1918 - 1963) helped John Vincent Atanasoff create the first digital electronic computers in 1939 - the Atanasoff Berry Computer (ABC). ... Henry Gilman was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on May 19, 1893. ... Jane Smiley (born September 26, 1949) is a Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist. ... George Waddel Snedecor (October 20, 1881 – February 15, 1974) was an American mathematician and statistician. ...

Accomplished athletes

John Cooper (born July 2, 1937 in Knoxville, Tennessee) was the head coach of the Ohio State Buckeyes college football team from 1988 to 2000. ... Tim Floyd (born February 25, 1954) is the current head coach of the University of Southern California mens college basketball team. ... Dan Gable Dan Gable (born October 25, 1948 in Waterloo, Iowa), is a well-known American amateur wrestler. ... The 1972 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XX Olympiad, were held in Munich, West Germany, from 26 August to 11 September 1972. ... The University of Iowa -- or Iowa for short -- is a major national research university located on a 1,900-acre campus in Iowa City, Iowa, USA, on the banks of the Iowa River in East Central Iowa. ... Weylan Harding is the current head coach of the New York Dragons of the Arena Football League. ... The Arena Football League (AFL) was founded in 1987 as an American football indoor league. ... Chris Anthony (born January 10, 1979 in Bettendorf, Iowa) is an Arena Football League wide receiver/linebacker for the New York Dragons. ... The offensive team or offense in American football or Canadian football, is the team that begins a play from scrimmage in possession of the ball. ... Conference National Division Eastern Year founded 1995 Home arena Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum City, State Uniondale, New York Wild card titles 1: 1995 Division titles 8: 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005 Conference titles none ArenaBowl championships none The New York Dragons are an Arena Football League team. ... Johnny Orr (born June 10, 1927 in Yale, Kansas) is a former American basketball player and coach, best known as the head coach of mens basketball at the University of Michigan and at Iowa State University. ... Darryl Peterson (born October 3, 1961 in Salt Lake City, Utah) is an American musician and former professional wrestler, better known by his stage name, Maxx Payne. ... Cael Norman Sanderson (born June 20, 1979 in Salt Lake City, Utah), pronounced kale, is an American wrestler and current head wrestling coach at Iowa State University. ... The ceremony for the lighting of the flame is arranged as a pagan pageant, with priestesses dancing. ... Athens (Greek: Αθήνα - Athína) is the largest city and capital of Greece, located in the Attica periphery of central Greece. ... Johnny (Jack) Trice (born, Hiram, Ohio, 1902 - died, Ames, Iowa, 1923) was an African-American football player from Iowa State College (now Iowa State University), who died due to injuries suffered during a football game against the University of Minnesota on October 6, 1923. ... Michael Myers can refer to: The Rt Hon Sir Michael Myers was the sixth Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of New Zealand. ... This article or section cites very few or no references or sources. ... mcv ... James Walewander (born May 2, 1962, in Chicago, Illinois) was a Major League Baseball infielder. ... Justin Eilers is a American mixed martial arts fighter, formerly with the UFC, he is currently fighting as a heavyweight in the WEC. Eilers trains with Miletich Fighting Systems in Bettendorf, IA. // Justin Eilers grew up in Boise, Idaho with an early love of football. ... Victor Alexander (born August 31, 1969 in Detroit, Michigan), is an American former professional basketball player who was selected by the Golden State Warriors in the 1st round (17th overall) of the 1991 NBA Draft. ... Kelvin T. Cato (born August 26, 1974 in Atlanta, Georgia) is a professional basketball player in the NBA. He is currently playing center for the Detroit Pistons. ... Darnell Marcus Lamar Fizer (b. ... Jeffrey Grayer (born December 16, 1965 in Flint, Michigan) is a former journeyman NBA basketball player. ... Fredrick Kristian Hoiberg (born October 15, 1972 in Lincoln, Nebraska) is a professional basketball player currently with the NBAs Minnesota Timberwolves. ... Jeffrey John Hornacek (IPA: ); (born May 3, 1963 in Elmhurst, Illinois) attended Komarek grade School in North Riverside Illinois, is a former NBA basketball player who played at the shooting guard position from 1986–2000. ... Paul Shirley (born December 23, 1977 in Redwood City, California) is an American professional basketball player, currently playing for Menorca Bàsquet of the Spanish ACB. Shirley is most noted for briefly maintaining an online journal while playing for the Phoenix Suns in 2004-05. ... Barry Wayne Stevens (born January 17, 1963, in Flint, Michigan – died February 21, 2007 in Gary, Indiana) was an American basketball player. ... Jamaal Tinsley (born February 28, 1978 in Brooklyn, New York) is an NBA basketball player, currently playing point guard for the Indiana Pacers. ... Jackson Vroman (born June 6, 1981 in Laguna, California) is a professional basketball player in the NBA. After a career at Iowa State University, he was a second round draft pick of the Chicago Bulls in the 2004 NBA Draft. ... William (Will) Anthony Blalock (born September 8, 1983 in Boston, Massachusetts) is an American professional basketball player. ... David Archer (born February 15, 1962 in Fayetteville, North Carolina), was a former American professional football player. ... Jordan Carstens (born January 22, 1981 in Carroll, IA) is an American football defensive tackle for the NFLs Carolina Panthers. ... Dennis Gibson was a linebacker who played in the National Football League (American football) from 1987-1995 for the Detroit Lions and San Diego Chargers. ... Troy Davis (born September 14, 1975 in Miami, Florida) is a Canadian Football League running back for the Edmonton Eskimos. ... Tim Dobbins is an American football linebacker, who currently plays for the National Football Leagues San Diego Chargers. ... Ennis Haywood (born December 5, 1979, died on May 11, 2003) is a former National Football League running back for the Dallas Cowboys, and starred at Iowa State. ... Ellis Hobbs (born May 16, 1983 in Niagara Falls, New York!) is an American football cornerback for the NFLs New England Patriots. ... Keith Robert Krepfle (born February 4, 1952 in Dubuque, Iowa), was a former American professional football player who was selected by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 5th round of the 1974 NFL Draft. ... J.J. Moses (born September 12, 1979 in Waterloo, Iowa) is an American football wide receiver for the NFLs Arizona Cardinals. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Sage Rosenfels (born March 6, 1978 in Maquoketa, Iowa) is an American football quarterback with the Houston Texans of the NFL. // Rosenfels was a college player at Iowa State University, and the Washington Redskins selected him in the fourth round of the 2001 NFL Draft. ... Fifth-year defensive end who developed into the Broncos’ top pass rusher, leading the team with a career-high 10. ... Seneca Wallace (born August 6, 1980 in Sacramento, California) is an American football quarterback for the NFLs Seattle Seahawks. ... Tony Yelk (born September 29, 1981 in Madison, Wisconsin) is a National Football League Punter for the Jacksonville Jaguars. ...

Presidents of Iowa State University

Adonijah Welch

Dr. Adonijah Strong Welch (April 12, 1821 - March 13, 1889) was the 1st president of ISU. Born in East Hampton, Connecticut and died in Pasadena, California. U.S. Senator Adonijah Welch (R-Florida) Adonijah Strong Welch (April 12, 1821 - March 14, 1889) was a United States Senator from Florida and the first president of Iowa State Agricultural College (now Iowa State University). ... April 12 is the 102nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (103rd in leap years). ... The coronation banquet for George IV 1821 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... March 13 is the 72nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (73rd in leap years). ... Year 1889 (MDCCCLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... East Hampton is a town located in Middlesex County, Connecticut. ... It has been suggested that this article be split into multiple articles. ... Pasadena is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  Ranked 3rd  - Total 158,302 sq mi (410,000 km²)  - Width 250 miles (400 km)  - Length 770 miles (1,240 km)  - % water 4. ...


Education:

Achievements: The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (UM, U of M or U-M) is a coeducational public research university in the state of Michigan. ... The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (UM, U of M or U-M) is a coeducational public research university in the state of Michigan. ...

  • First principal of Michigan State Normal School (Eastern Michigan University) from 1852 to 1865
  • Senator (RepublicanR-FL) June 17, 1868 to March 3, 1869 (declined renomination to accept presidency @ ISU)
  • 1st ISU president from 1868 to 1883
    • Design of early campus
    • Helped develop agriculture and mechanical arts courses
  • History of civilization and practical psychology chair from 1884 until death

Welch's first wife was Eunice P. Buckingham (married in 1859) and had three children. After Eunice's death in 1867 he married Mary Beaumont Dudley in 1868 and had two more children. Eastern Michigan University (Ypsilanti, MI, USA 48197) is a comprehensive, co-educational public university located in Ypsilanti, Michigan. ... Seal of the U.S. Senate Federal courts Supreme Court Chief Justice Associate Justices Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures State Courts Counties, Cities, and Towns Other countries Politics Portal      Senate composition following 2006 elections The United States Senate is... The Republican Party is one of two major contemporary political parties in the United States of America, along with the Democratic Party. ... Official language(s) English Capital Tallahassee Largest city Jacksonville Largest metro area Miami Area  Ranked 22nd  - Total 65,795[1] sq mi (170,304[1] km²)  - Width 361 miles (582 km)  - Length 447 miles (721 km)  - % water 17. ... June 17 is the 168th day of the year (169th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1868 (MDCCCLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Friday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... March 3 is the 62nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (63rd in leap years). ... 1869 (MDCCCLXIX) is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Sunday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ...


Mary established the first courses in what would be come the College of Family and Consumer Sciences.


References:

  • Adonijah Strong Welch Papers, RS 2/1, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University Library

External sites:

  • Congressional biography

Seaman A. Knapp

Seaman Asahal Knapp (December 16, 1833 - April 1, 1911) was the 2nd president of ISU. Born in northern New York. December 16 is the 350th day of the year (351st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1833 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... April 1 is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1911 (MCMXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar). ... NY redirects here. ...


Education:

Achievements: Green Mountain College is a private, environmental liberal arts college in Poultney, Vermont. ... The architectural centerpiece of the Union campus, the Nott Memorial, is named after the colleges president from 1804-1866, Eliphalet Nott. ... The Phi Beta Kappa Key The Phi Beta Kappa Society is an academic honor society with the mission of fostering and recognizing excellence in the undergraduate liberal arts and sciences. ...

  • Vice-president of Fort Edward Collegiate Institute (1856 - 1863)
  • Assistant manager of Ripley Female College (Green Mountain College) (1864 - 1865)
  • Methodist minister
  • Head of the Iowa College for the Blind
  • First chair of agriculture at ISU in 1879
  • 2nd ISU president from 1884 to 1885
  • Started first demonstration farm in Terrell, Texas

Knapp and his wife Maria Elizabeth Hotchkiss were married in 1856 and had six children. Green Mountain College is a private, environmental liberal arts college in Poultney, Vermont. ... The Methodist movement is a group of denominations of Protestant Christianity. ... Flag of Terrell The Iris Theatre in downtown Terrell is home to Books and Crannies and the Vagabond Players Terrell is a city in Kaufman County, Texas, United States. ... Official language(s) No Official Language See languages of Texas Capital Austin Largest city Houston Area  Ranked 2nd  - Total 261,797 sq mi (678,051 km²)  - Width 773 miles (1,244 km)  - Length 790 miles (1,270 km)  - % water 2. ...


References:

  • Seaman Asahel Knapp Papers, RS 2/2, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University Library.

Leigh S. J. Hunt

Leigh Smith John Hunt (1855 - October 5, 1933) was the 3rd president of ISU. Born in Indiana and died in Las Vegas, Nevada. October 5 is the 278th day of the year (279th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday. ... Official language(s) English Capital Indianapolis Largest city Indianapolis Area  Ranked 38th  - Total 36,418 sq mi (94,321 km²)  - Width 140 miles (225 km)  - Length 270 miles (435 km)  - % water 1. ... For further information, see Las Vegas metropolitan area and Las Vegas Strip. ... This article needs additional references or sources to facilitate its verification. ...


Education:

Achievements: Middlebury College is a private, small, highly selective liberal arts college located in the rural New England shire town of Middlebury, Vermont, United States. ... Official language(s) English Capital Indianapolis Largest city Indianapolis Area  Ranked 38th  - Total 36,418 sq mi (94,321 km²)  - Width 140 miles (225 km)  - Length 270 miles (435 km)  - % water 1. ... A bar association is a professional body of lawyers who, in some jurisdictions, are responsible for the regulation of the legal profession. ...

  • Taught in a public school in Indiana
  • Superintendent of Mount Pleasant, Iowa schools in 1880
  • Superintendent of East Des Moines Independent School District, Des Moines, Iowa in 1882
  • 3rd ISU president from 1885 to 1886
  • Business man:
    • Newspaper publisher 1886
    • Real estate developer
    • Bank president
    • Operated a gold mine in Korea in 1893
    • Grew cotton in Sudan from 1904 to 1910
    • Mining, agriculture, and land development in Las Vegas, Nevada

Hunt and his wife Jessie Noble were married in 1885 and had two children, Helen & Henry. Mount Pleasant is a city located in Henry County, Iowa. ... This article is about the U.S. State. ... Nickname: Hartford of the West, City of Skywalks, Raccoon City, DSM Location in the State of Iowa, USA Coordinates: Country United States State Iowa County Polk County Incorporated September 22, 1851 Government  - Mayor Frank Cownie Area  - City  77. ... This article is about the U.S. State. ... Korea (Korean: 한국 in South Korea or ì¡°ì„  in North Korea, see below) is a geographic area, civilization, and former state situated on the Korean Peninsula in East Asia. ... For further information, see Las Vegas metropolitan area and Las Vegas Strip. ... This article needs additional references or sources to facilitate its verification. ...


References:

  • Leigh Smith John Hunt Papers, RS 2/3, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University Library.

William I. Chamberlain

Dr. William Isaac Chamberlain (1837 - June 30, 1920) was the 4th president of ISU. Born in Sharon, Connecticut and died in Cleveland, Ohio. June 30 is the 181st day of the year (182nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 184 days remaining. ... 1920 (MCMXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday. ... Sharon is a town located in Litchfield County, Connecticut, in the northwest corner of the state. ... It has been suggested that this article be split into multiple articles. ... This article needs additional references or sources to facilitate its verification. ... Official language(s) None Capital Columbus Largest city Columbus Largest metro area Cleveland Area  Ranked 34th  - Total 44,825 sq mi (116,096 km²)  - Width 220 miles (355 km)  - Length 220 miles (355 km)  - % water 8. ...


Education:

Achievements: Case Western Reserve University is a private research university located in Cleveland, Ohio, United States, with some residence halls on the south end of campus located in Cleveland Heights. ...

  • Greek instructor at Western Reserve College after graduation from 1859 to 1865
  • Experimented agriculturally with fertilizers, drainage, & crop rotation
  • State Secretary of Agriculture of Ohio 1880 to 1886
  • 4th ISU president from 1886 to 1890
  • Board of Trustees of Ohio State University and Ohio Experiment Station
  • Associate editor of the Ohio Farmer and National Stockman and Farmer

Chamberlain and his wife Lucy Jones Marshall were married on July 16, 1863 and had six children. The Ohio State University (OSU) is a coeducational public research university in the state of Ohio. ... July 16 is the 197th day (198th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 168 days remaining. ... Year 1863 (MDCCCLXIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ...


References:

  • William Isaac Chamberlain Papers, RS 2/4, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University Library.

William M. Beardshear

William Miller Beardshear (1850 - 1902) was the 5th president of ISU. Born in Ohio and died in 1902 from complications of a heart attack. Official language(s) None Capital Columbus Largest city Columbus Largest metro area Cleveland Area  Ranked 34th  - Total 44,825 sq mi (116,096 km²)  - Width 220 miles (355 km)  - Length 220 miles (355 km)  - % water 8. ... Acute myocardial infarction (AMI or MI), commonly known as a heart attack, is a disease state that occurs when the blood supply to a part of the heart is interrupted. ...


Education:

Achievements: Otterbein College is a private, four-year liberal arts college in Westerville, Ohio. ... Yale Divinity School is the one of the constituent graduate schools of Yale University, in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. ...

  • During the Civil War, he joined the Union army at the age of 14
  • President of Western College in Toledo
  • Superintendent of schools in West Des Moines, Iowa
  • 5th ISU president from 1891 to 1902

References: The 21st Michigan Infantry, a company of Shermans veterans. ... West Des Moines is a city located in Polk County, and partially in Dallas and Warren counties, in the state of Iowa. ... This article is about the U.S. State. ... ISU notables is a list of notable buildings and landmarks at Iowa State University, as well as persons associated with such structures. ... Perry Greeley Holden Perry Greeley Holden (October 13, 1865 – October 8, 1959) was the first professor of agronomy in the United States. ... ISU notables is a list of notable buildings and landmarks at Iowa State University, as well as persons associated with such structures. ... ISU notables is a list of notable buildings and landmarks at Iowa State University, as well as persons associated with such structures. ... ISU notables is a list of notable buildings and landmarks at Iowa State University, as well as persons associated with such structures. ... ISU notables is a list of notable buildings and landmarks at Iowa State University, as well as persons associated with such structures. ...

  • William Miller Beardshear, Papers, Dates, RS 2/5, (University Archives) Special Collections Department, Iowa State University Library.

Albert B. Storms

Albert Boynton Storms (April 1, 1860 - July 1, 1933) was the 6th president of ISU. Born in Lima Center, Michigan and died in Berea, Ohio. April 1 is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1860 is the leap year starting on Sunday. ... July 1 is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday. ... Official language(s) None (English, de-facto) Capital Lansing Largest city Detroit Area  Ranked 11th  - Total 97,990 sq mi (253,793 km²)  - Width 239 miles (385 km)  - Length 491 miles (790 km)  - % water 41. ... Berea is a city located in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, and is a suburb of Cleveland, Ohio. ... Official language(s) None Capital Columbus Largest city Columbus Largest metro area Cleveland Area  Ranked 34th  - Total 44,825 sq mi (116,096 km²)  - Width 220 miles (355 km)  - Length 220 miles (355 km)  - % water 8. ...


Education:

Achievements: The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (UM, U of M or U-M) is a coeducational public research university in the state of Michigan. ... The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (UM, U of M or U-M) is a coeducational public research university in the state of Michigan. ... Divinity has a number of related uses in the field of religious belief and study. ... Lawrence University, located in Appleton, Wisconsin, is a private undergraduate college founded in 1847. ... Lady Justice or Justitia is a personification of the moral force that underlies the legal system (particularly in Western art). ... Drake University is a private, co-educational university located in the city of Des Moines, Iowa. ...

References: The Methodist movement is a group of denominations of Protestant Christianity. ... Nickname: Motto: Speramus Meliora; Resurget Cineribus (Latin for, We Hope For Better Things; It Shall Rise From the Ashes) Location in Wayne County, Michigan Coordinates: Country United States State Michigan County Wayne County Settled 1701 Incorporation 1806 Government  - Type Strong Mayor-Council  - Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Area  - City  143. ... Official language(s) None (English, de-facto) Capital Lansing Largest city Detroit Area  Ranked 11th  - Total 97,990 sq mi (253,793 km²)  - Width 239 miles (385 km)  - Length 491 miles (790 km)  - % water 41. ... Nickname: Location of Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin Coordinates: Municipality City Incorporated 1848 Government  - Mayor Dave Cieslewicz Area  - City 219. ... Official language(s) None Capital Madison Largest city Milwaukee Area  Ranked 23rd  - Total 65,498 sq mi (169,790 km²)  - Width 260 miles (420 km)  - Length 310 miles (500 km)  - % water 17  - Latitude 42°30N to 47°3N  - Longitude 86°49W to 92°54W Population  Ranked... Nickname: Hartford of the West, City of Skywalks, Raccoon City, DSM Location in the State of Iowa, USA Coordinates: Country United States State Iowa County Polk County Incorporated September 22, 1851 Government  - Mayor Frank Cownie Area  - City  77. ... This article is about the U.S. State. ... ISU notables is a list of notable buildings and landmarks at Iowa State University, as well as persons associated with such structures. ... ISU notables is a list of notable buildings and landmarks at Iowa State University, as well as persons associated with such structures. ... ISU notables is a list of notable buildings and landmarks at Iowa State University, as well as persons associated with such structures. ... In an educational setting, a dean is a person with significant authority . ... While the term fraternity can be used to describe any number of social organizations, including the Lions Club and the Shriners, fraternities and sororities are most commonly known as social organizations of higher education students in the United States and Canada but there are fraternities in the whole world (for... While the term fraternity can be used to describe any number of social organizations, including the Lions Club and the Shriners, fraternities and sororities are most commonly known as social organizations of higher education students in the United States and Canada but there are fraternities in the whole world (for... Location in the state of Indiana Coordinates: County Marion Founded 1821 Government  - Mayor Bart Peterson (D) Area  - City  372 sq mi (963. ... Official language(s) English Capital Indianapolis Largest city Indianapolis Area  Ranked 38th  - Total 36,418 sq mi (94,321 km²)  - Width 140 miles (225 km)  - Length 270 miles (435 km)  - % water 1. ... Location in the state of Indiana Coordinates: County Marion Founded 1821 Government  - Mayor Bart Peterson (D) Area  - City  372 sq mi (963. ... Official language(s) English Capital Indianapolis Largest city Indianapolis Area  Ranked 38th  - Total 36,418 sq mi (94,321 km²)  - Width 140 miles (225 km)  - Length 270 miles (435 km)  - % water 1. ... Baldwin-Wallace College is a liberal arts college located in Berea, Ohio. ... Berea is a city located in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, and is a suburb of Cleveland, Ohio. ... Official language(s) None Capital Columbus Largest city Columbus Largest metro area Cleveland Area  Ranked 34th  - Total 44,825 sq mi (116,096 km²)  - Width 220 miles (355 km)  - Length 220 miles (355 km)  - % water 8. ...

  • Albert Boynton Storms Papers, 1902-1983, RS 2/6, University Archives, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University Library.

Raymond A. Pearson

Raymond A. Pearson (1873 - 1939) was the 7th president of ISU.


Education:

Achievements: Cornell University is a private university located in Ithaca, New York, USA. Its two medical campuses are in New York City and Education City, Qatar. ...

References: The United States Department of Agriculture (also called the Agriculture Department, or USDA) is a United States Federal Executive Department (or Cabinet Department). ... Cornell University is a private university located in Ithaca, New York, USA. Its two medical campuses are in New York City and Education City, Qatar. ... “The Great War ” redirects here. ... The University of Maryland, College Park (also known as UM, UMD, or UMCP) is a public university located in the city of College Park, in Prince Georges County, Maryland, just outside Washington, D.C., in the United States. ... The University of Maryland, College Park (also known as UM, UMD, or UMCP) is a public university located in the city of College Park, in Prince Georges County, Maryland, just outside Washington, D.C., in the United States. ...

  • Raymond A. Pearson Papers, RS 02/07, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University Library.

Raymond M. Hughes

Dr. Raymond Mollyneaux Hughes (1873 - 1958) was the 8th president of ISU. Born in Atlantic, Iowa and grew up in southwestern Ohio. Atlantic is a city located in Cass County, Iowa. ... This article is about the U.S. State. ... Official language(s) None Capital Columbus Largest city Columbus Largest metro area Cleveland Area  Ranked 34th  - Total 44,825 sq mi (116,096 km²)  - Width 220 miles (355 km)  - Length 220 miles (355 km)  - % water 8. ...


Education:

Achievement: Miami University (colloquially and incorrectly referred to as Miami of Ohio) is a selective coeducational American public university founded in 1809 in the university town of Oxford, Ohio. ... The Ohio State University (OSU) is a coeducational public research university in the state of Ohio. ... The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is a private, coeducational research university located in Cambridge, Massachusetts. ... Miami University (colloquially and incorrectly referred to as Miami of Ohio) is a selective coeducational American public university founded in 1809 in the university town of Oxford, Ohio. ... Coe College is a private four-year liberal arts college located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. ... Iowa State University of Science and Technology (ISU) is a public land-grant and space-grant university located in Ames, Iowa. ...

  • Professor of physics and chemistry at Miami University from 1898 to 1904
  • Dean of the College of Liberal Arts at Miami University from 1908 to 1911
  • President of Miami University from 1911 to 1927
  • 8th ISU president from 1927 to 1936
  • Retired in 1936; continued research and teaching in Ames

Hughes married his 1st wife Ella Rogers in 1908 and after her death in 1933 he then married Helen Richardson Idsardi in 1938. Miami University (colloquially and incorrectly referred to as Miami of Ohio) is a selective coeducational American public university founded in 1809 in the university town of Oxford, Ohio. ... Miami University (colloquially and incorrectly referred to as Miami of Ohio) is a selective coeducational American public university founded in 1809 in the university town of Oxford, Ohio. ... Miami University (colloquially and incorrectly referred to as Miami of Ohio) is a selective coeducational American public university founded in 1809 in the university town of Oxford, Ohio. ...


References:

  • Raymond M. Hughes Papers, RS 02/08, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University Library.

Charles E. Friley

Charles Edwin Friley (1887 - 1958) was the 9th president of ISU. Born to William Christopher & Ellen Douglas Friley.


Education:

Achievements: Baylor University is a private, Baptist-affiliated research university located in Waco, Texas. ... Texas A&M University, often called A&M or TAMU, is a coeducational public research university located in College Station, Texas. ... Columbia University is a private research university in the United States. ...

He was married three times: Texas A&M University, often called A&M or TAMU, is a coeducational public research university located in College Station, Texas. ... Texas A&M University, often called A&M or TAMU, is a coeducational public research university located in College Station, Texas. ... The Great Depression was a time of economic down turn, which started after the stock market crash on October 29, 1929, known as Black Tuesday. ... Combatants Allied powers: China France Great Britain Soviet Union United States and others Axis powers: Germany Italy Japan and others Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Charles de Gaulle Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin Franklin Roosevelt Adolf Hitler Benito Mussolini Hideki Tōjō Casualties Military dead: 17,000,000 Civilian dead: 33,000... The Masonic Square and Compasses. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Phi Kappa Phi is one of the oldest, most prestigious and selective multi-disciplined honor societies in the United States. ... The ΦΜΑ Sinfonia (usually referred to as Sinfonia rather than ΦΜΑ) is a collegiate social fraternity for men of musicianly character. ...

  • 1913 to Nina Lynn Wood who died in 1918 but had two sons: Charles Edwin, Jr. & William Alva
  • 1921 to Vera Foreman who died in 1947 but had one daughter: Frances Foreman (Kuyper)
  • 1951 to Magdalen Ranney

References:

  • Charles E. Friley Papers, Dates, RS 2/9, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University Library.

James H. Hilton

James H. Hilton (1899 - 1982) was the 10th president of ISU.


Education:

  • B.S. in animal husbandry ISU (1923)
  • M.S. University of Wisconsin-Madison (1937)
  • D.Sc. Purdue University (1945)

Achievements: The University of Wisconsin–Madison (also known as UW–Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin, or UW) is a highly selective public research university located in Madison, Wisconsin. ... Purdue University (Purdue) is a land-grant, public university in West Lafayette, Indiana, United States. ...

  • County agent for Greene County (1923 - 1926)
  • In charge of dairy production teaching & research at Purdue University (1939)
  • Assistant chief of the dairy husbandry (1940 - 1945)
  • Head of animal husbandry at North Carolina State (1945 - 1948)
  • Dean of Agriculture at North Carolina State (1948 - 1953)
  • 10th president of ISU from 1953 to 1965
    • Enrollment soared from 7,800 to 12,400
    • Value of the university increased from $38 to $471 million
    • Research rose to $20 million
    • Name change from Iowa State College to Iowa State University of Science & Technology in 1959
  • Director of development (1965 - ?)

He had two wives: Greene County is a county located in the state of Iowa. ... Purdue University (Purdue) is a land-grant, public university in West Lafayette, Indiana, United States. ... North Carolina State University Seal North Carolina State University is an institution of higher learning located in Raleigh, North Carolina. ... North Carolina State University Seal North Carolina State University is an institution of higher learning located in Raleigh, North Carolina. ...

  • Lois Baker whom died in 1969 but had three children: Eleanor, Helen, & James G.
  • Helen LeBaron (retired Dean of the College of Home Economics))

References:

  • James H. Hilton Papers, Dates, RS 2/10, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University Library.

W. Robert Parks

William Robert Parks (1915 - 2003) was the 11th president of ISU.


Education:

Achievements: Berea College is a small liberal arts work college in Berea, Kentucky, south of Lexington, Kentucky with a full-time enrollment of 1514 students. ... Official language(s) English[1] Capital Frankfort Largest city Louisville Area  Ranked 37th  - Total 40,444 sq mi (104,749 km²)  - Width 140 miles (225 km)  - Length 379 miles (610 km)  - % water 1. ... The University of Kentucky, also referred to as UK, is a public, co-educational university located in Lexington, Kentucky. ... The University of Wisconsin–Madison (also known as UW–Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin, or UW) is a highly selective public research university located in Madison, Wisconsin. ...

  • Research & administration with the Bureau of Agricultural Economics (1940 - 1948)
  • Lieutenant of the United States Navy during World War II
  • Professor of government at ISU (1948 - 1956)
  • Professor of agricultural economics at University of Wisconsin-Madison (1956 - 1958)
  • Dean of Instruction at ISU (1958 - 1961)
  • Vice President of Academic Affairs (1961 - 1965)
  • 11th president of ISU from 1965 to 1986
    • Head of National Association of State Universities and Land Grant Colleges
    • Head of Association of American Universities
    • Head of Council of Presidents
    • Head of Mid-American State Universities Association
    • Head of Association of Iowa College Presidents
    • Member of the board of trustees of the Teachers Insurance and Annuities-College Retirement Equities Fund
    • On board of directors of Norwestern Bell
    • On board of directors of Central Life Assurance
  • Honorary doctorate from Bear College (1966)
  • Honorary doctorate from Westmar College (1968)
  • Honorary doctorate from Drake University (1968)
  • Named honorary alumnus of ISU (1969)
  • Honorary doctorate from University of Kentucky (1973)
  • Library named W. Robert and Ellen Sorge Parks Library (1984)
  • Received the first Christian Petersen Design Award for his leadership in establishing the College of Design

He married Ellen Sorge (1914 - 1999) and had two daughters: Andrea (Van Howeling) and Cynthia (Hamilton). Ellen was the first woman to receive a PhD in political science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The United States Navy, also known as the USN or the U.S. Navy, is a branch of the United States armed forces responsible for conducting naval operations. ... Combatants Allied powers: China France Great Britain Soviet Union United States and others Axis powers: Germany Italy Japan and others Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Charles de Gaulle Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin Franklin Roosevelt Adolf Hitler Benito Mussolini Hideki Tōjō Casualties Military dead: 17,000,000 Civilian dead: 33,000... The University of Wisconsin–Madison (also known as UW–Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin, or UW) is a highly selective public research university located in Madison, Wisconsin. ... Westmar University was a private four-year liberal arts college in Le Mars, Iowa, USA. It permanently closed on November 21, 1997. ... Drake University is a private, co-educational university located in the city of Des Moines, Iowa. ... The University of Kentucky, also referred to as UK, is a public, co-educational university located in Lexington, Kentucky. ... ISU notables is a list of notable buildings and landmarks at Iowa State University, as well as persons associated with such structures. ... The University of Wisconsin–Madison (also known as UW–Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin, or UW) is a highly selective public research university located in Madison, Wisconsin. ...


References:

  • W. Robert Parks Papers, RS 2/11, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University Library.

Gordon P. Eaton

Gordon Pryor Eaton (1929 - ) was the 12th president of ISU.


Education:

Achievements: Wesleyan University, founded in 1831, is a private liberal arts college in Middletown, Connecticut. ...

References: Wesleyan University, founded in 1831, is a private liberal arts college in Middletown, Connecticut. ... The University of California, Riverside is a public, coeducational university situated in Riverside, California beside Box Springs Mountain. ... : The Mile-High City United States Colorado Denver (coextensive) 154. ... The University of California, Riverside is a public, coeducational university situated in Riverside, California beside Box Springs Mountain. ... In an educational setting, a dean is a person with significant authority . ... Texas A&M University, often called A&M or TAMU, is a coeducational public research university located in College Station, Texas. ... Texas A&M University, often called A&M or TAMU, is a coeducational public research university located in College Station, Texas. ... Columbia University is a private research university in the United States. ... William Jefferson Bill Clinton (born William Jefferson Blythe III[1] on August 19, 1946) was the 42nd President of the United States, serving from 1993 to 2001. ...

  • Gordon P. Eaton Papers, RS 2/12, (University Archives) Special Collections Department, Iowa State University Library.

Martin C. Jischke

Martin C. Jischke was the 13th president of Iowa State, serving from June 1, 1991 to August 14, 2000. June 1 is the 152nd day of the year (153rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... August 14 is the 226th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (227th in leap years), with 139 days remaining. ... 2000 (MM) was a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Gregory L. Geoffroy

Gregory L. Geoffroy is the 14th and current president of Iowa State. He took office on July 1, 2001. July 1 is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Education:

Achievements: The University of Louisville (also known as U of L) is a public, state-supported university located in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. ... The California Institute of Technology (commonly referred to as Caltech)[1] is a private, coeducational university located in Pasadena, California, in the United States. ...

  • Officer in the United States Navy (1969 - 1970)
  • Assistant professor of chemistry at Pennsylvania State University (1974 - 1978)
  • Associate professor of chemistry at Pennsylvania State University (1978 - 1982)
  • Professor of chemistry at Pennsylvania State University (1982 - 1988)
  • Head of the department of chemistry at Pennsylvania State University (1988 - 1989)
  • Dean of the Eberly College of Science at Pennsylvania State University (1989 - 1997)
  • Senior vice president for academic affairs and provost at University of Maryland, College Park (1997 - 2001)
  • President of Iowa State University (2001 - present)

Geoffroy is married to Kathleen Carothers Geoffroy and has four children. The United States Navy, also known as the USN or the U.S. Navy, is a branch of the United States armed forces responsible for conducting naval operations. ... The Pennsylvania State University (commonly known as Penn State) is a state-related, land-grant university. ... The University of Maryland, College Park (also known as UM, UMD, or UMCP) is a public university located in the city of College Park, in Prince Georges County, Maryland, just outside Washington, D.C., in the United States. ...


 
 

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