From the Iowa State University Foundation. Read the full article.
Lowell F. Greimann of Ames, Iowa, was posthumously awarded the Order of the Knoll Faculty and Staff Award. The award recognizes individuals or couples who are current or retired Iowa State University faculty or staff members for their substantial commitment to promoting and expanding philanthropy at Iowa State through both personal philanthropy and significant professional and volunteer service. Greimann loyally served Iowa State University for nearly 50 years. He was a professor of civil engineering and chair of the Iowa State University Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering. He also worked part-time at the Institute for Transportation’s Bridge Engineering Center at Iowa State. Greimann and other members of his family gave generously to the Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics Legacy of Heroines by establishing and endowing the Jane Greimann Legacy of Heroines Scholarship. He received a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Iowa State, and a master’s degree and doctoral degree in civil engineering from the University of Colorado.
For more on Greimann’s work at Iowa State and in ISU’s Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering, visit Celebration of life and work: former CCEE Chair Lowell Greimann.