Jorge Guerra (left) teaches courses for both Latina/o/x Studies and the Certificate in Writing.
Charlotte Lenkaitis served as the 2020 student executive director of the Food Pantry at Iowa with grace. She was faced with the extraordinary challenge of navigating how to continue food pantry operations in the pandemic and led the team through COVID modifications, increased community usage, and reduced costs through local partnerships.
AAC&U Survey of Employers shows Liberal Arts skills are valued
"Consistently top ranked are critical thinking and analysis, problem solving, teamwork, and communication through writing and speaking."
"Employers said they appreciate breadth and depth of learning, too, as reflected in their desire that students learn to think for themselves, to be adaptable and versatile, to be technically capable and well-rounded. Ninety-two percent of employers said it’s very important or somewhat important that students have been exposed to a wide variety of academic topics and disciplines."