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General University News

February 29

Tests Indicate Mayflower Residence Hall Is Safe For Occupancy

UI Creates New Department Of Cinema And Comparative Literature

UISG Presidential Candidates To Debate Issues March 1

Statewide Speech Tournament Will Be March 2-4 At UI

February 28

Women's Basketball Coach Angie Lee Announces Her Resignation

Open Expression Of Thoughts Benefits Kidney Transplant Patients

Applications Sought For International Research Fellowship

Women's Center Presents 'Sister Connection 2000'

February 25

McNally, Oness Win Short Fiction Awards From UI Press

February 24

Thirty UI Faculty, Staff Receive 'Research Enhancement' Awards

UI Bestows Faculty Scholar Awards On Five Professors

UI Mathematics Professor Han Receives James Van Allen Fellowship

Desmond Named UI 2000 Global Scholar

Gallagher Named Assistant Director Of UI Research Marketing

National Public Radio Hosts To Speak At The UI

UI To Cosponsor Three School Violence Seminars In April

Bridging The Gap Minority Law Conference Set For March 24

Campus Notes

February 23

UI Emeritus Professor Captures Americana In New Book

Graduate Student Senate Seeks Presentations For Forum

February 22

UI Media Day To Showcase Internet2, Other Technologies March 9-10

Course Uses Films To Explore Issues In Health Care

New Exhibition At University Libraries Explores Dance

University To Test Steam Piping Saturday, Feb. 26

February 17

Nobel Laureate John Hume Scheduled To Visit UI In April

UI Plans Forum To Address Sweatshop Labor

UI Asks Fans Not To Park At Hancher For Wisconsin, Minnesota Games

Campus Notes

February 16

Aspiring Teachers Learn Composition Of Another Sort

Prepare Our Daughters For Life Program Set For March 2

UI Hosts Iowa Junior Science, Humanities Symposium Feb. 25-26

February 15

UI, UI Foundation Record $147 Million In Private Gift Support

UI Law Students Advance To National Trial Advocacy Competition

February 14

Lecture Committee Plans Events For Gloria Steinem's Feb. 16 Visit

Nominees Sought For Annual Jean Y. Jew Women's Rights Award

February 11

Ophthalmology Graduate Gives $1.5 Million To UI College Of Medicine

Madison Street To Be Partially Closed To Traffic Feb. 14 To June 2

February 10

Recipient Is Named In UI Clinical Pastoral Education Program

Campus Notes

February 9

University Of Iowa Announces Spring Enrollment Figures

Cinoman Is Named Orientation Services Director

Self-Employment Seminar Is Offered To Disabled in Ottumwa, Creston

UI Hosts Summer Employment Fair Feb. 15

February 8

Internet Sites May Be Subject To Disability Law

UI Human Rights Committee Seeks Nominations For Hubbard Award

Program Offers Tips For Raising Daughters With Healthy Body-Image

UI To Offer Eating Disorder Screenings To Students Feb. 14-18

Women's Center, Iowa Women's Foundation Offer Investing Workshop

February 7

Cultural Diversity Event Promotes 'Getting Culturally Connected'

February 4

Homeless Issues To Be Discussed On WSUI/KSUI's 'Law At Iowa' Program

Michaels To Discuss Past, Future Of Kazakhstan Feb. 10

February 3

Candidates For UI Libraries Director To Give Public Presentation

First Weekly Diversity Dialogue Programs For UI Faculty, Staff Begins Feb. 15

February 2

Faculty, Staff Diversity Forum Planned Feb. 8

February 1

Lecture Series' Guests Include Gloria Steinem, Jefferson's Progeny

Dance Marathon Sets $355,000 Goal For Weekend Fundraiser

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Health News

February 29

UI Study: Physicians Often Reluctant To Allow Videotaping Of Births

February 28

Open Expression Of Thoughts Benefits Kidney Transplant Patients

Car Seat Safety Checks Are Available In Williamsburg

February 24

Fluoride In Soft Drinks Could Lead To Fluorosis, UI Study Says

February 23

Treatment For Urinary Incontinence At UI Receives FDA Approval

Media Advisory: UI Physician Available To Comment On HPV

UI Ob-Gyn Department Recognized For Research Excellence

Medcal Student Brings Community Service Curriculum To UI

Health Fair Set For March 1 At The UI Field House

February 22

Physiology Student Receives 1999 Schottelius Teaching Award Title

Deer Creek Family Care In Toledo Offers Class On Infant Massage

February 21

Feb. 28 Is Opening Of New UI Department Of Otolaryngology

UI To Begin Second Cervical Cancer Vaccine Study

February 18

Media Advisory: New Otolaryngology Facilities At Pomerantz Family Pavilion

Prostate Cancer Support Group To Meet Feb. 25 At UIHC

February 17

Outpatients At UI Hospitals And Clinics To Park For Free

Vincent Is Named Head Of Dentistry Department

UI Statewide Brain Injury Project To Provide Resources For Families

February 16

UI Ranks 10th Among Public Medical Schools In NIH Awards

February 15

Progressive Nursing Day To Confront Stigmatized Health Issues

'Fear Of Flying' Is Offered At UI Family Care Center, North Liberty

Men Are Invited To Participate In Urinary Frequency, Urgency Study

February 14

UI Nursing Text Cited As One Of 1999's Best By Journal

Researcher Warns of Interacting Antidepressants With Other Drugs

Health Care Specialist To Lead Online Chat On Urinary Incontinence

Participants Invited To Join UI Study Of Manic-Depressive Illness

February 11

UI Health Care Specialists To Discuss Hearts On Valentine's Day

Ophthalmology Graduate Gives $1.5 Million To UI College Of Medicine

Iowa City West Dominates UI-Sponsored Regional Brain Bee

Nursing Researchers To Produce CD-ROM On Ethics Of Genetic Testing

UI Cancer Center To Participate In 'Relay For Life' Feb. 13

February 10

Physician Assistant Graduates Score High On National Exam

Medical Student Gets Experimental Pathologist-In-Training Award

February 9

UI Survey: Doctors Should Know About Herbal Therapy Use

Seminar On Advanced Treatments For Enlarged Prostates Is Feb. 17

Participants Are Invited To Join Study Of Manic-Depressive Illness

February 8

Program Offers Tips For Raising Daughters With Healthy Body-Image

UI To Offer Eating Disorder Screenings To Students Feb. 14-18

Americasdoctor.Com Forms Online Partnership With UI Health Care

Researchers Want More Studies For Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis

CHEEC Announces Seed Grant Recipients

February 7

UI Cardiologist Receives American Heart Association Award

UI Council On Disability Awareness Award Ceremony Set For Feb. 23

Public Is Invited To Seminar On Women, Heart Disease

February 4

Media Advisory: University Of Iowa To Hold Presidential Lecture

February 3

Valentine's Day Declared 'Congenital Heart Defects Awareness Day'

Researchers Gain Insight On Basic Mechanisms Of Cancer Treatment

February 2

Surgeon Hopes Initiative Will Improve Musculoskeletal Health

UI Offers Screenings For Kids For Reading, Writing Difficulties

February 1

College Of Pharmacy Researcher Offers Guidelines On Antibiotics

Researchers Identify Mutated Gene Linked To Form Of Blindness

Individuals With Schizophrenia Invited To Participate In Study

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Iowa Center for the Arts

February 25

Concert Features Trumpet Concerto, Shostakovich Symphony

UI Campus Notes - Iowa Center for the Arts

February 22

Reading By Joy Williams, Susan Wheeler, Simon Armitage Is March 1

February 21

UI Campus Notes - Iowa Center for the Arts

February 18

Iowa Summer Rep 2000 Season To Feature Playwright Edward Albee

Former UI Faculty Member Wins New Yorker Poetry Award

Touring UI Dancers In Company Presents 'Home' Concerts March 3-4

Kantorei To Perform 17th-Century Setting Of Easter Story Feb. 28

School Of Music Wraps Up Piano Festival With Recital, Master Class

UI Campus Notes - Iowa Center for the Arts

February 11

Playwright Fugard Is Ida Beam Visiting Professor Feb. 28-March 1

'God's Trombones' Brings Poetry Of James Weldon Johnson To Stage

Debost, Guest From Oberlin Conservatory, To Present Flute Recital

Amos Yang Will Play Unaccompanied Recital Feb. 20 At UI

UI Campus Notes -- Iowa Center for the Arts

February 7

JCL, Jazz Lab Band To Perform at Valentine's Day Dance

UI Campus Notes - Iowa Center for the Arts

February 4

Hancher Sales Hit $2 Million Mark For 1999-2000 Season

'Les Miz' Returns To UI Hancher Auditorium Feb. 22-27

Local High School Students Perform In Honor Band At School Of Music

UI Symphony Band Concert Feb. 19 Highlights Honor Band Weekend

Iowa Woodwind Quintet Will Play Both Serious, Whimsical Works

Contrast Of Old, New Will Be Featured On Rutledge's Viola Recital

'Orestes 2.0' Upgrades Greek Classic Into Computer Age Feb. 17-27

RAT Conference Gathers Theater Groups From Around The World

UI Campus Notes -- Iowa Center for the Arts

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College of Business

February 10

Campus Notes

February 4

Kamakura Named Cedar Rapids Area Business Chair

February 1

Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center Offers Seed Capital Program

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College of Law

February 24

Bridging The Gap Minority Law Conference Set For March 24

UI To Cosponsor Three School Violence Seminars In April

February 17

Nobel Laureate John Hume Scheduled To Visit UI In April

February 15

UI Law Students Advance To National Trial Advocacy Competition

February 9

Self-Employment Seminar Is Offered To Disabled in Ottumwa, Creston

February 8

Internet Sites May Be Subject To Disability Law

February 3

UI Law Students Compete In Regional Trial Advocacy Competition

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College of Education

February 24

UI To Cosponsor Three School Violence Seminars In April

February 22

UI Media Day To Showcase Internet2, Other Technologies March 9-10

Course Uses Films To Explore Issues In Health Care

February 17

Placement Office Helps 96 Percent Of Education Applicants Find Jobs

February 16

Aspiring Teachers Learn Composition Of Another Sort

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College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

February 29

UI Creates New Department Of Cinema And Comparative Literature

February 28

Open Expression Of Thoughts Benefits Kidney Transplant Patients

February 24

UI Holds Fourth Annual High School Math Competition March 4

February 23

UI Emeritus Professor Captures Americana In New Book

February 16

UI Hosts Iowa Junior Science, Humanities Symposium Feb. 25-26

February 14

Journalism Students Get Persistence Lesson From Veteran Reporter

February 9

UI To Host Seminar On 'Labor And The Cold War'

February 7

UI Researcher Studies Love Song Of Fruit Fly

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College of Engineering

February 24

UI Names Beckermann UI Foundation Distinguished Professor

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International Programs

February 28

Landmine Victim To Speak To Foreign Relations Council March 6

Applications Sought For International Research Fellowship

February 17

Bekh To Discuss Ukrainian Foreign Policy Feb. 25

February 14

Weiner To Discuss Domestic, International Challenges In Poland

February 7

Cultural Diversity Event Promotes 'Getting Culturally Connected'

February 4

UI Students To Present International Research Projects

Michaels To Discuss Past, Future Of Kazakhstan Feb 10

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UI Press

February 16

UI Press' 'Out Of Girls' Room' Makes Influential List Of Best New Books

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Technology Transfer

February 23

Treatment For Urinary Incontinence At UI Receives FDA Approval

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