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October, 2000

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General University News

October 31

UI Campus Planning Office to hold open forums

October 30

Environmentalist Julia Butterfly Hill Lectures Nov. 2

UI Mom, Dad Of Year Are Named

October 27

UI Helps Build Virtual Tour Of 1900 Cedar Rapids

UI To Football Fans: Please Don't Park At Hancher For Wisconsin Game

October 26

UI Campus Community Is Warned Of Magazine Scam

Ravi Nair To Give Nov. 2 Ida Cordelia Beam Distinguished Lecture

UI Campus Notes

October 25

UI Conference Nov. 3-4 To Focus On Latino Affairs In Iowa

Dance Marathon Sponsors Iowa/Wisconsin Alcohol-Free Tailgate

October 20

Regents Pass Tuition Increase For UI

TIC Tenant 'Quorum Sciences' To Be Acquired By Aurora Biosciences

October 19

Site of MTV Campus Invasion tour is changed to Recreation Building

Planet X, UI Parents Association sponsor alcohol-free tailgate

Campus Notes

October 18

Thieves Market Art Sale At IMU Is Oct. 21-22

October 16

UI Minority Student Enrollment Again Exceeds Regents Goal

'Atomic Power To American Pie' Is Free Exhibit At Main Library

Workshop Helps Graduate Students Pepare For Academic Careers

UI Professor To Demonstrate Visual Limitations During Presentation

October 13

UI Alumni Association Hosts Family Weekend Oct 20-22

October 12

Police Use Of Thermal Imaging Raises Fourth Amendment Questions

President Coleman To Hold 'Fireside Chat' Monday, Oct. 23

October 11

UI Medical Dean To Assume Additional Responsibilities Jan. 1

October 10

UISG Sponsors Legislative Forum Oct. 11

UISG To Publicly Discuss Tuition Survey Results Today

UI Announces Oct. 12 Closing Of Highway 6

October 9

UISG Announces Tuition Survey Results

UI Biology Building East To Be Dedicated Oct. 14

New Commuter Options For UI Staff, Faculty Are Studied

State Archaeology Office Wins Grant To Create Mapping Web Site

Urvashi Vaid, Civil And Gay Rights Leader, To Give Public Lecture

October 6

UI Hosts November 16-17 Ergonomics Workshop

October 5

UISG Co-Sponsors Iowa/Michigan State Alcohol-Free Tailgate

Public Is Invited To Amazonian Video Presentations At UI

UI Campus Notes

October 4

Professors Win President's Award For Technology Innovation

Homecoming Parade Route Is Announced

Public Forum On Immigration Set For Oct. 9

October 3

UI Hosts Nobel Laureate Leon Lederman As Ida Beam Lecturer Oct. 9-10

UISG Announces Tuition Information Initiatives

UI To Hold Second Annual Prepare Our Sons For Life Program Oct. 17

October 2

Homecoming 2000 Activities Are Announced

Croatian Author, Theologian Gives Lecture In Geneva Series

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Health News

October 30

No 'Uncomplicated Joy' In News For Those Tested For Huntington

Mammography Screenings Are At Deer Creek Family Care In Toledo

October 27

Researchers Study Potential Gene Therapy For Type Of Stroke

College Of Public Health Department Head Comes From Down Under

October 25

Gantz Honored By National Medical Society

UI researchers identify protein involved in mammals' sense of touch

October 24

Garland Hershey Named UI Dental Alumnus Of The Year

Vannier Will Resign As Head Of Radiology

UI Dentistry Alumni Name Adjunct Faculty Educators Of The Year

Media Advisory: National Pharmacy Week At UI College Of Pharmacy

October 23

UI College Of Pharmacy Honors Distinguished Alumni

UI Family Care To Open A New Clinic In Southeast Iowa City

October 20

UI Health Care Specialist To Lead Online Chat On Facial Implants

October 19

New Medical Intensive Care Unit to Open

Gantz elected to prestigious Institute of Medicine

October 16

UI Program Helps Golfers With Back Problems Get Back Into The Game

October 13

UI Dentistry Research Targets Mouth Ulcers In Cancer Patients

October 11

Researchers Develop Test Indicating Cystic Fibrosis Lungs Infected

Families Affected By Schizophrenia Invited To Participate In Study

UI Receives CDC Grant For Nationwide Study Of Elder Abuse

Media Advisory: UI To Celebrate 30 Years Of Muscatine Heart Study

UI Medical Dean To Assume Additional Responsibilities Jan. 1

October 10

Researchers Say Simple Sugar May Prevent Infections In CF Patients

Iowa Gets Grant To Improve Patient Safety, Health Outcomes

UI Dentistry Research Finds Link Between Health Of Jaw, Other Bones

What Headache Treatment Options Are Available To You?

UI Health Care Specialist To Lead Online Chat On Male Infertility

October 9

UI Health Care Specialist To Lead Online Chat On Facial Rejuvenation

October 6

UI To Host Muscatine Heart Study 30-Year Celebration

Study FindsLink Between Insecticide Application, Disease Symptoms

Three From Iowa CHAMPS Present At National Meeting

UI Hosts November 16-17 Ergonomics Workshop

October 5

Pomrehn Is Elected Chair Of Iowa Tobacco Commission

National Health Policy Expert To Discuss Crisis In Nursing

IPAS To Hold 26th Annual Fall Continuing Education Conference

In Vitro Fertilization Reunion To Be Held At UI Hospitals And Clinics

I-Cash To Mark 10 Years Promoting Ag Safety, Health At Meeting

University Of Iowa Health Fairs Celebrate Health, Wellness

October 4

UI Echocardiography Lab Receives Accreditation

Sherman To Receive Award From UI Department Of Internal Medicine

October 3

Iowa's Center for Agricultural Safety and Health pays tribute to Iowa Farm Families

October 2

UI Collaborative Research With UI, ISU Scientists Receives Funding

UI Health Care Specialist To Lead Online Chat On Brain Tumors

UI Family Care, Mormon Trek To Hold Seminar On Menopause Oct. 25

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Iowa Center for the Arts

October 31

Association Names Two UI Professors 'Accomplished Music Teachers'

October 27

Writers' Workshop Director Frank Conroy Is Named To Miller Chair

School Of Music Will Be Well Represented In Worldwide Conference

Alumnus, Theater Artist/Scholar Schechner Is Ida Beam Professor

Pianist Mansoon Han Joins Timothy Shiu For Recital Nov. 6

Symphony Concert To Feature Traditional Chinese Instrument Nov. 8

Clarinetist Mead Partners With UI Alumnus In Brazilian Program

Theatre Arts Presents One-Act Festival By New Directing Students

Kantorei Will Sample Breadth, Depth Of American Music

Chamber Orchestra Will Feature Faculty In 'Appalachian Spring'

Jazz Trumpeter Payton Celebrates Louis Armstrong Centennial

UI Campus Notes - Iowa Center for the Arts

October 24

UI Campus Notes - Iowa Center for the Arts

October 20

International Collaboration Is Partnership In The Arts Production

Coelho, Faculty Colleagues Collaborate To Present Concert Of Duets

Annual Band Extravaganza Presents Top UI Wind Groups Nov. 14-15

'New Directions: Dance Gala 2000' Fills Hancher With Dance Variety

JCL Features Faculty, Alumni Playing Brazilian Music Nov. 4

Bill T. Jones Calls Hancher Millennium Festival 'A Guiding Light'

Violinist La Fosse, Pianist Lecuona Will Observe Bach Anniversary

Maia Quartet's Cellist Steps Out Of Role To Play Duets, Trio Oct. 30

UI Symphony Band to feature student soloist Wach, euphonium, Nov. 3

Art Center Relations Notes

October 16

Practical Paul Taylor Has Taken 'Arabesque' Around Globe

October 13

Hancher Shows Lugosi 'Dracula' On Halloween With Live Music

New CD By UI Faculty Oboist Mark Weiger Earns Rave Reviews

U Choir Will Survey The Choral Spectrum With Concert Oct. 27

Camerata Features Works Based On Texts By Milton, Whitman

St. Paul Chamber Orchestra And Pianist Ohlsson Perform Beethoven

UI Campus Notes -- Iowa Center for the Arts

October 11

Marshall: Hancher Piece Helped Her Win MacArthur 'Genius Grant'

Gov. Vilsack declares Oct. 12 Paul Engle Day in Iowa

October 10

IWP Presents Argentine Poets In Reading To Protect Great Apes

October 9

Electronic Music Concert Features Faculty, Students, Guest Composer

UICampus Notes - Iwa Center for the Arts

October 6

Broadway Hit 'Beauty And The Beast' Brings Disney Magic To UI Stage

Oboist Gullickson Will Present Recital Oct. 16

UI Symphony Will Perform Works By Verdi, Mahler, Sibelius

Two Artists From The 1950s Will Be Featured At The UI Museum Of Art

UI Campus Nots - Iowa Center for the Arts

October 2

Hancher's Commission Expressed UI's International Vision

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College of Business

October 31

Media Advisory: Election-Related News From UI Political Experts

October 26

Economic Analysts Use Iowa Electronic Markets To Predict Elections

October 18

Iowa Electronic Markets Continue To Show Tight Presidential Race

October 12

Iowa Electronic Markets Steady After Second Presidential Debate

UI And Iowa State Begin Dual MBA/ME Program For Engineers

October 4

Iowa Electronic Markets Remain Mostly Unfazed By Debates

Professors Win President's Award For Technology Innovation

October 2

Business Week Survey Says UI MBA Has Quick Return On Investment

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College of Law

October 12

Police Use Of Thermal Imaging Raises Fourth Amendment Questions

October 2

Law Symposium Addresses Economic Systems' Effect On Women

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College of Education

October 31

Association Names Two UI Professors 'Accomplished Music Teachers'

October 25

Human Rights Expert Nair To Speak At International Day

October 23

Professor Wins Grant To Develop Web Community For Ethnographers

UI Hosts Korean Science Teachers

October 4

UI Assistant Professor Named Spencer Postdoctoral Fellow

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College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

October 31

Media Advisory: Election-Related News From UI Political Experts

Association Names Two UI Professors 'Accomplished Music Teachers'

October 30

UI Students To Conduct Exit Poll On Local Ballot Issues, Corruption

UI Japanese Studies Librarian Receives International Fellowship

UI Hosts Distinguished Statistician As Ida Beam Lecturer Nov. 2-3

October 27

UI Helps Build Virtual Tour Of 1900 Cedar Rapids

October 25

UI Study: U.S. College Students Receive Quality Mental Health Care

October 23

Professor Wins Grant To Develop Web Community For Ethnographers

October 19

UI urban and regional planning program hosts visitors' day Oct. 26

October 18

UI offers Master of Social Work in Quad Cities, information session Oct. 25

October 16

UI Professor To Demonstrate Visual Limitations During Presentation

October 12

UI Researcher Receives $240,000 NSF Research Grant

October 9

UI Biology Building East To Be Dedicated Oct. 14

State Archaeology Office Wins Grant To Create Mapping Web Site

'All That Jazz' Featured In Oct. 14 Saturday Scholars Presentation

October 4

Nickelsburg Selected For Rockefeller Center Residency In Italy

October 3

UI Hosts Nobel Laureate Leon Lederman As Ida Beam Lecturer Oct. 9-10

UI's Foster Is Elected Fellow Of Geological Society Of America

October 2

Saturday Scholars Explore Roller Coaster Ride Into 20th Century

Women's Studies Hosts Lectures On Motherhood, Women's Health

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College of Engineering

October 18

National Association Honors Iowa Institute Of Hydraulic Research

October 12

UI Researcher Receives $240,000 NSF Research Grant

October 6

UI Hosts November 16-17 Ergonomics Workshop

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International Programs

October 31

International Travel/Research Grant Workshop Is Nov. 11

October 26

Ravi Nair To Give Nov. 2 Ida Cordelia Beam Distinguished Lecture

October 25

Human Rights Expert Nair To Speak At International Day

UI Conference Nov. 3-4 To Focus On Latino Affairs In Iowa

October 23

Human Rights Activist To Speak To Foreign Relations Council Nov. 3

UI Hosts Korean Science Teachers

October 18

Playwright Mike Finn To Speak About His Native Ireland Oct. 24

Former BBC Correspondent Philip Short To Discuss Legacy Of Mao

October 12

Squier Speaks On Global Reach Of Big Tobacco Oct. 16

October 10

UI Plans Events For Latino Heritage Month In October

October 5

Public Is Invited To Amazonian Video Presentations At UI

October 4

CREEES Sponsors Introduction To Russian Music Oct. 11

October 2

Croatian Author, Theologian Gives Lecture In Geneva Series

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UI Press

October 25

'Troublemakers' Makes National Bookseller List

October 9

UI Press Awards 2000 Iowa Poetry Prize

October 2

Iowa Poetry Title Wins 2000 James Laughlin Award

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Technology Transfer

October 20

TIC Tenant 'Quorum Sciences' To Be Acquired By Aurora Biosciences

October 19

Selim Laboratories, Inc. to be new TIC tenant company

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