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Groundbreaking Set for Phase Two of Iowa State University’s Biorenewables Complex

AMES, Iowa — The groundbreaking ceremony for phase two of Iowa State University’s Biorenewables Complex will be held Friday, Sept. 30, at 3:30 p.m. Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad will be the featured speaker at the groundbreaking ceremony for Virgil B. Elings Hall and the Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering (ABE) Building #2. The ceremony will be … Continue reading Groundbreaking Set for Phase Two of Iowa State University’s Biorenewables Complex

2011 George Washington Carver Scholarship Prize for Outstanding Student Achievement in Biorenewables Announced

Catie Brewer was recently announced as the 2011 George Washington Carver Scholarship Prize for Outstanding Student Achievement in Biorenewables in the Iowa State University Biorenewable Resources and Technology graduate program. Catie’s dedication, scientific contributions, leadership, and service certainly exemplify the ideals embodied by the award. The award was established as a memorial to the original vision … Continue reading 2011 George Washington Carver Scholarship Prize for Outstanding Student Achievement in Biorenewables Announced

Bioeconomy Institute Partners with the College of Design for Biorenewables Inspired Art

On April 22 (Earth Day), the Bioeconomy Institute’s Robert Brown, Director and Jill Euken, Deputy Director, announced the winners of the second annual Biorenewables Research Laboratory Student Art Competition. Winners of the art competition are Naomi Friend and Heather Whittlesey, Best in Show ($750); Troy Chebuhar, First Place ($250); Peter Kasper, Second Place ($125); Derek … Continue reading Bioeconomy Institute Partners with the College of Design for Biorenewables Inspired Art



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