Category: Publications and Accolades

Iowa Farm and Rural Life Poll Shows Higher Quality of Life, Lower Stress

Every two years since 1982, the Iowa Farm and Rural Life Poll has asked farmers to report on changes in quality of life, defined as “the degree of satisfaction with all aspects of life,” for their families and families in their communities. In 2022, 86% of participants reported that quality of life for their families … Continue reading Iowa Farm and Rural Life Poll Shows Higher Quality of Life, Lower Stress

Andrew Hochstetler receives award from the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences

Andrew Hochstetler, professor in the Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, has received the 2022-23 Donald MacNamara Award from the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences for his study, “Meth Cooking as a Job: Identity and Dirty Work.” Co-authors are Iowa State alumnus Jacob Erickson, and Heith Copes, professor in the Department of Criminal Justice at … Continue reading Andrew Hochstetler receives award from the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences