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"Iowa has prepared me for my future by teaching me what professionalism is and a way to navigate life and have a balance between work life, school, and friendships."

– Andrea Longstreet, Political Science major

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Tristen Wendling

Tristen Wendling received Leona Zaharis Scholarship

Tuesday, July 16, 2024
Political science major Tristen Wendling received a Leona Zaharis Scholarship and will study abroad in Freiburg, Germany next year.
Thomas Lehmkuhl

Thomas Lehmkuhl received Global Access Ambassador Scholarship

Wednesday, July 10, 2024
Political science major Thomas Lehmkuhl received a Global Access Ambassador Scholarship and will study abroad on the Iowa Regents in Ireland: University College Cork program.
Jeffrey Ding

A conversation with alum and Rhodes Scholar Jeffrey Ding ('16)

Monday, July 8, 2024
Jeffrey Ding ('16) shares valuable advice for Iowa students with global aspirations in an article published by Iowa International Programs.


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