LPS Paper Awards

Congratulations to Olivia O'Hea and Beth Macnab, for winning the 2016 LPS Best Paper Awards!

Olivia’s paper, which won the Best Paper Award, Upper Division, was written for the LPS Senior Seminar. "The School Prison Pipeline" offers a cogent analysis of three case studies examining the nature of discipline in public education.

Olivia O'Hea and Beth McNab pictured with Renee Cramer

Beths’s paper, which was awarded the Lower Division Paper Award, "A Judge's role in Justice" offers her observations of court proceedings in the Polk County Courthouse and provides critical reflection on the role of judges in promoting understanding and serving ideals of justice.


ArtSci News
October 27, 2016
Indian scholar and environmental activist Vandana Shiva will discuss the impact of chemically-intensive agriculture and genetically modified organisms during a free public lecture next month at Drake University.