Congratulations to Leadership Studies Minor Graduate, Tate Powers!

Tate Powers will receive a Leadership Studies Minor and a degree in Communication Studies from Iowa State University. Congratulations, Tate!

What are your career plans after graduation?

I will be working as a technical recruiter at TEKsystems.

What other goals do you have for your life after graduation (hobbies, travel, self-improvement, etc.)?

I would like to travel with friends and feel happy with my new job.


What was your favorite Leadership Studies class? Why?

LD ST 370.2, it was by far my favorite class and learning about happiness can help us graduates when we get into our full time jobs.


How do you feel Leadership Studies has made an impact on you?

I feel ready to take on tasks in a leadership role.


After your time in the program, what is your definition of leadership?

Stepping up and guiding others to accomplish their goals.


What awards, recognition, accomplishments, or scholarships did you receive while attending Iowa State University?

Deans list


What would you say to someone considering a Leadership Studies minor or certificate?

Go for it! It is super interesting and worth it.