Science With Practice (SWP)

A Learning and Work Experience Program in Research and Related Laboratories Iowa State University

Science With Practice is a College of Agriculture and Life Sciences experiential learning and work program for undergraduate students in agriculture. Students work closely with faculty and staff on specific projects and/or work assignments, earn money and earn academic credit while fulfilling work responsibilities. SWP is funded by the ISU Agricultural Endowment Board, the Dean of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and the Van Wert family endowment.   If you wish to participate in SWP, please complete our registration form or contact the Science With Practice Team at

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Science With Practice Team                                                                    

SWP Director
Dr. Misty Lambert
217E Curtiss Hall
Tel: 515-294-0895
FAX: 515-294-0530
  SWP Graduate Student
William Marshall
223A Curtiss Hall
Tel: 515-294-5872
FAX: 515-294-0530
SWP Administrative Assistant
Krys Christensen
201 Curtiss Hall
Tel: 515-294-1106
FAX: 515-294-0530