Iowa State's LC's among the top programs

ISU Learning Communities listed among top ranked programs in the nation (September 2019)

ISU Learning Communities rated among stellar programs in the nation (September 2017)

US News and World Report once again identifies Iowa State's learning communities among the top 25 programs in the nation.(September 2015)

For the ninth consecutive year, U.S. News places Iowa State in an elite group of colleges and universities that provide learning communities. (August 2010)


Featured Article Archive

Helping Students Pilot Career Pathways (2020)

Retaining ABE students through relationship-building (2019)

“We are all in this together”: Learning Community Case Studies The Toolbox: A teaching and learning resource for instructors (November 2020)

Fascination with flying: Refugee camp math whiz turns into ISU aerospace engineering all-star (2019)

Student Stories: Jacey Ellis thrives at ISU as transfer student, guides others as peer mentor (2019)

Fulfilling the ISU 4U Promise (2019)

Iowa State helps open option students navigate major decisions (2019)

Connect Four offers community, opportunity (2019)

BOLD creates a place to escape for multicultural students (2019)

Student Stories: Undecided student finds her way in the College of Human Sciences (video)

MELTs peer mentor wins ISU Student Employee of the Year (2019)

Student Stories: Peer mentor helps others find their path through MINDS (2019)

ISU 4U Promise students busy wrapping up first year on campus (2019)

Steven Waddell uses personal experience to fight disparities in education (2018)

Coordinator Spotlight: Change Agent, Cinzia Cervato (August 2018)

Fall 2018 Mechanical Engineering Learning Community Design Competition (video)

Five things to know about our learning communities (April 2018)

Soaring to opportunity (January 2017)

Learning communities key to Iowa State student success (October 2016)

An adventure with open arms (June 2016)

Learning communities: Adventuring together (February 2016)

Mechanical engineering student received Allian Energy/Erroll B. Davis Jr. Award (May 2016)

Students served by learning communities grows 40 percent in five years (December 2015)

Iowa State students encourage Omaha first-graders to attend college (December 2015)

Save Planet Earth: Students tag monarch butterflies to track migration (September 2015)

Learning communities promote academic and social support (December 2014)

Battling wind, rain, calculus and physics in the name of meteorology (September 2014)

Multicultural Learning Community Explores Biorenewables (2014)

Adventures in leading and learning (March 2013)

Learning community supports undecided students (October 2012)

She wrote the book on helping students succeed (February 2012)

A jump start for first-year students (December 2011)

Science meets art on the river in Iowa State University learning community (December 2011)

Learning communities transform student peer mentors into leaders at Iowa State (January 2011)

Iowa State offers English course geared toward horticulture students (September 2010)