Library Workshop - Exploring the Archives: A Case of Academic Freedom

Mar 22, 2017 · Jody Kalvik

Image of Wartime Farm and Food policy booklet.  Exploring the Archives: A Case of Academic Freedom.

During the 1940s the Iowa State campus was embroiled in a bitter feud over the recommendation that oleomargarine could be a suitable substitute for butter in the homes of Iowa families. Explore this unique moment in Iowa State's history through an examination of primary source materials from Special Collections and University Archives and discover how activities like this can be used in classes to develop analytical thinking skills.

Thursday, April 6
Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Limited Seating.
Preregister through Learn@ISU