The 2012 Elections: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly
|Date/Time:||Tuesday, 05 Mar 2013 at 8:00 pm|
|Location:||Sun Room, Memorial Union|
In addition to directing the Catt Center, Dianne Bystrom teaches courses on leadership, women and politics, and political campaigns for Women's Studies, Political Science and Speech Communication as an adjunct assistant professor of political science. Before joining Iowa State in July 1996, she worked for seventeen years at the University of Oklahoma in public relations, higher education administration and political communication. She earned a B.A. in Journalism in 1975 from Kearney (NE) State College and an M.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication in 1982 and a Ph.D. in Communication in 1995 from the University of Oklahoma.
Steffen Schmidt joined Iowa State's Political Science Department in 1970. He specializes in public law and the government, policies of globalization, and, more recently, the policy and politics of managing coastal areas. He is also interested in distance learning and teaching and was named the 2007 Innovator of the Year by the Iowa Distance Learning Association.