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April 1998

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General University News

April 30

Annual Tribute To Women At The UI To Be May 5

April 29

New IRS Guidelines Will Mean More Money In Some Paychecks

UI's Donald Gurnett Is Elected To National Academy Of Sciences

Libraries Wins $73,300 Grant To Create Rare Web Display

April 28

Old Capitol volunteers honored

April 27

President Coleman Schedules Final "Fireside Chat" For May 4

Two Christian Pastors To Discuss Sexual Orientation And The Church

April 24

Stepping Up Project Plans April 27 Town Meeting

WRAC Coffeehouse Attracts Local, Out-Of-Town Talent

April 23

Iowa Baseball Pavilion Dedicated In Honor Of Diane Mitchell

UI To Hold Last Campus Planning Meetings April 29

April 22

Local Student Invited To UI's Finkbine Dinners

UI Honors Students, Faculty, Alumni At Finkbine Leadership Dinner

UI Junior Wins Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

News Advisory _ 'Wild 2000' Project

Friends Of UI Libraries Announce Members Of 1998-99 Advisory Board

April 21

UI's Rushton Honored For Distinguished Scholarship

UI To Host April 27 High-Tech Career Expo

Alumni Association Sponsors Free Lecture On Driving Simulation

April 20

Three UI Seniors Share Sanxay Prize For Graduate Studies

April 17

Stepping Up Project Plans Town Meeting On Curbing Binge Drinking

New Merit Law Scholarship Awarded In UI College Of Law

April 16

UI Encourages Employees To Take Daughters To Work April 23

Al Franken To Kick Off Riverfest Activities With Comedic Lecture

Gift To Iowa Women's Archives Will Preserve Rural History

UI To Test New Steam Turbine At North Campus Parking Ramp

April 15

Native American Advocate To Deliver UI Earth Week Lecture

Staff Offices To Showcase Work

April 14

Public Invited To Free Viewing Of Film About Gandhi April 19

WRAC Offers Social Change Training Seminar: 'Training The Trainer'

April 13

Director of UI job placement office to speak about launching or changing careers

UI student wins prestigious Mellon Fellowship

April 10

Gift Supports Foreign Periodicals, Monographs At Law Library

Annual American Indian Powwow To Be April 17-19 At UI

UI Museum Of Natural History Sponsors April 19 Lecture

April 9

"Millennium Bug," Bridges Are Subjects Of April 16 Symposium

UI Foundation Receives Record $51.8 Million In Outright Gifts In 1997

Ferron Concert April 25 To Benefit RVAP And WRAC

April 8

That's Spenser With An 'S': Mystery Writer Robert B. Parker To Visit

April 7

Nobel Laureate To Give UI Ida Beam Lectures April 20-21

Correction - Wang Meng Public Lecture

National Day Of Silence Is April 8 For Gay, Lesbian, Transgender People

Celebration To Mark Improvements To UI Softball Complex

April 6

Nine UI Volunteers Receive Governor's Award

WRAC Endowment Campaign Approaches Halfway Mark

April 3

Women's Center Offers: 'Women Wanting Joy Without Another'

News Availability--British Marshall Scholarships

April 2

71.9 Percent Of UI Student-Athletes Earn Degrees In Six Years Or Less

Post-It Note Inventor To Speak April 7 At Industrial Progress Show

UI President Presents Award To Mason City Teacher

Stressed Out? WRAC Is Offering A Stress-Management Group

Thayer Remains In 'Serious' Condition; Reibold's Condition Now 'Good'

Iowa Men's Basketball Coach Tom Davis To Retire After Next Year

April 1

Van Carrying UI Employees Involved In Accident Near Cedar Rapids

UI employee 'serious', another 'fair' following Wednesday van accident

Ceremonial Groundbreaking Held For New UI Biological Sciences Building

Support Group For Daughters Without Mothers Meets Weekly

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Health News

April 30

UIHC Sponsors Seminar On Behavioral Health Issues And Therapies

April 29

UI Researcher Says AIDS Therapy Funding Is Flawed Public Policy

Researchers Say Doctors Should Consider Risks Of Birth Videos

UI Study Looks At Aggressive Behavior In Girls' Sports

April 27

UI College Of Medicine To Honor Simulated Patients' Contributions

April 24

Professor of Medicine Wins American Heart Association Award

More Participants Invited To Join UI Rheumatoid Arthritis Studies

April 23

Participants Invited To Join UI Studies Of New Antidepressants

April 22

UI Family Care Center, North Liberty, Expands Patient Services

April 21

Stroke Patients Don't Experience Benefit From Common Drug Therapy

UIHC Is Designated Level 1 Trauma Care Facility

April 20

Medical Faculty To Talk At Senior Lecture Series On Death, Dying

April 17

Healing Touch To Be Discussed At Alternative Medicine Conference

Benefits Of St. John's Wort, Ginkgo Part Of UI Pharmacist's Lecture

College Of Medicine Faculty Members Receive Honors

April 16

Research Day Awards Announced

April 15

Local UI Medical Student Accepted For Specialty Training

UIHC Sponsors Seminar On Latest Advancements In Breast Disease

Local UI Medical Student Accepted For Residency

Local UI Medical Student Accepted For Specialty Training

People With Parkinson's Disease Invited To Participate In Study

Local UI Medical Student Accepted For Primary Care Residency

April 14

Archeologist Named Ida Beam Visiting Professor

April 10

College Of Medicine Research Week Is April 13-16

April 8

T'ai Chi Is One Of Alternative Medicine Topics At UI Conference

April 7

Nobel Laureate To Give UI Ida Beam Lectures April 20-21

Scientists Discover Secret Of Bacterial Communication

April 6

UI Researchers Propose Model To Explain Spread Of Eye Cancer

Study Finds Discrepancy In Mental Retardation/Illness Funding

April 1

UIHC Sponsors Seminar On Latest Advances In Women's Heart Health

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Iowa Center for the Arts

April 29

'Garden' Issue Of '100 Words' Blooms

April 24

Sir Simon Rattle And Birmingham Symphony Begin U.S. Tour In Hancher

Norman Mailer Will Give Reading May 8 At The University Of Iowa

MFA Graduates Exhibit Works At UI Museum Of Art May 9-June 14

Novelist Robert Stone Will Give Reading May 4 At UI

UI CAMPUS NOTES -- IOWA CENTER FOR THE ARTS

April 22

UI Museum of Art breaks two records in one weekend

April 17

UI Opera Theater Will Present Gounod's 'Romeo And Juliet' May 1-3

Iowa Playwrights Festival To Spotlight 19 Student Scripts

UI CAMPUS NOTES -- IOWA CENTER FOR THE ARTS

April 15

Hancher's New Season Emphasizes Unique Live Arts Experiences

April 14

Poetry Pulitzer Honors Writers' Workshop Alumnus Charles Wright

April 13

Poet Jorie Graham Will Give Reading April 24

April 10

Brass Quintet To Perform Two Commissions On Free Concert April 22

'Stomp' Returns To Hancher May 1-3

Kerrigan's "Revenge Tragedy" Wins Capote Award

UI CAMPUS NOTES -- IOWA CENTER FOR THE ARTS

April 8

Artist Beauvais Lyons will be a visiting artist in printmaking at UI April 13-18

April 3

Annual 'WOW' Family Day At UI Museum Of Art Will Be April 19

Dance Department Choreography Goes To National Dance Festival

UI Collegium Musicum To Perform Music For The Virgin Mary

Work Of Metalsmith Kyung-Hee Hong To Be Shown At Museum Of Art

UI CAMPUS NOTES -- IOWA CENTER FOR THE ARTS

UI 'Fairies" Exhibition To Appear On New York's Fifth Avenue

Novelist Spencer, Visiting UI Faculty Member, Will Read April 16

UI Symphony Band, High School Wind Symphony To Present Concert

Pianist Tsachor, Cellist Vardi To Present Faculty-Guest Recital

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College of Business

April 27

Expert On Copyright, Patents Leads Small Business Seminar May

April 22

General Dynamics Whistleblower, Entrepreneurs Speak April 29

April 20

Wireless System Gives Business Students Mobile Computer Access

April 17

UI Conference April 21 Looks At Cedar Rapids-Based Genencor Plant

April 16

UI Business Students Toss Briefcases For Charity April 18

April 14

UI Business Conference April 24 Features Intuit Software President

April 6

Business Students Compete In International 'Case' Competition

April 3

UI Market Expert: Milestones To Come Faster As Dow Approaches 9,000

April 2

Post-It Note Inventor To Speak April 7 At Industrial Progress Show

UI Report Predicts Moderate Growth In Iowa Economy For 1998 And 1999

UI Accounting Program: The 'Write' Stuff

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College of Law

April 21

UI's Weston Speaks At Marycrest Commencement May 9

April 20

Sen. Harkin Speaks At UI April 24 On Child Labor And Human Rights

April 17

New Merit Law Scholarship Awarded In UI College Of Law

April 15

Law Students Unveil 'Electronic Handbook' On Finance

April 13

UI's Bezanson explores freedom of speech in new book

April 9

Israeli Statesman Abba Eban Speaks At UI April 18

OSHA Agrees With UI Professors: Workers Have Right To Use Bathroom

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College of Education

April 30

UI President Presents Award To Cedar Rapids Teacher May 6

April 29

College Of Education Sponsors 'Diversity Social' May 1

President Coleman Presents Award To Wilton Teacher May 4

April 14

Young Inventors Meet In Des Moines For 'Invent, Iowa!' Finals

April 7

UI Program Sponsors 'Study Tour' Of Indonesia June 11-27

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College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

April 29

UI's Donald Gurnett Is Elected To National Academy Of Sciences

April 21

UI's Rushton Honored For Distinguished Scholarship

April 16

UI Journalism Professor Wins National Human Rights Book Award

April 10

UI Recognizes Six Student Employees For Contributions To Research

International Conference On Legislatures To Be April 17-18 At UI

UI Museum Of Natural History Sponsors April 19 Lecture

April 9

UI Symposium Focuses On Personality Development In Children

April 7

Nobel Laureate To Give UI Ida Beam Lectures April 20-21

April 3

Philosophy Of Science, Humanities Topic Of UI Lecture April 9

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College of Engineering

April 10

UI Recognizes Six Student Employees For Contributions To Research

April 9

"Millennium Bug," Bridges Are Subjects Of April 16 Symposium

April 2

Post-It Note Inventor To Speak April 7 At Industrial Progress Show

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International Programs

April 30

Local Writer To Speak About Threats To Coral Reefs

April 24

UI Student Group Plans Screenings Of Films About Injustice

April 20

Historian To Speak About Italian Emigration To America

April 13

First UI Global Scholar to discuss research on changing Asian economies

April 8

UI Hosts Symposium On Indian Popular Film April 17-18

April 6

Chinese Writer, Former IWP Participant Wang Meng To Speak At UI

April 2

UI To Establish Exchange Agreement With Ukrainian University

April 1

Geography Professor To Speak About Indigenous People, Mexican State

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