Success Stories

Min Zhang 
Offered Data Scientist Intern Position at Google


Min Zhang is a Ph.D. student majoring in Statistics at Iowa State University. She recently received an offer from Google to be a Data Scientist intern in the summer of 2019. This position requires a solid background in quantitative methods, strong skills in statistical modeling, and demonstrated intellectual merit. The first screening round for applications is incredibly competitive, so Min deeply appreciates the generous help with her application materials provided by Mitch Stephenson, a CCE writing consultant. Min remarks:

"The CCE is definitely a great resource for job/intern hunters, because shining your selling points to others is, to some degree, an art of language, and the CCE is really good at this!"...Read More

Majd Adbulghani Named Rhodes Scholar

Majd Abdulghani received the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship, becoming the first ever Rhodes scholar from Saudi Arabia and the first Iowa State Rhodes scholar since 1995... Read More

Hardeep Obhi Awarded Prestigious NIH Grant

Hardeep Obhi is a doctoral student majoring in Gerontology and an Interdisciplinary Writing Consultant for the Center for Communication Excellence. She was recently awarded a prestigious F31... Read More

Taichi Yamashita's Journal Article Accepted for Publication

Taichi Yamashita is a doctoral student majoring in Applied Linguistics and Technology in the Department of English at Iowa State. Taichi recently had his manuscript accepted by the prominent... Read More