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General University News

August 31

UI Launches 'Be Remarkable' Campaign To Tout, Encourage Achievement

UI, Western Iowa Tech Community College Sign Agreement

Voice Professor To Speak On Faith And Music

august 30

UI Energy Expo Will Spotlight Sustainable Alternatives

Two UI Students Travel With Iowa Voyagers On Annual Service Trip

august 29

Safety Guidelines For Hawkeye Football Games

UI Officials Will Enforce Trademark, Alcohol Laws

Fans Asked To Help Make Hawks No. 1 In Safety, In And Around Kinnick

Post-game Traffic Plan Seeks To Smooth Exit From Football Parking Lots

David Wynes Appointed To National Research Universities Board

Obermann Center Seeks Graduate Student Applicants For Institute

August 28

Fund-Raising Materials For Kinnick Stadium Win National Award

august 25

Kinnick Stadium Begins New Era With Rededication, Plaza Dedication

August 24

Media Advisory: Q&A Session Aug. 28 To Discuss Upcoming Kinnick Events

UI Research VP Announces New Nanotechnology Institute, Director

Renowned Baritone Simon Estes Will Sing At UI Football Game Sept. 2

august 23

S.T.A.T. Ambassadors Host 10 Make-A-Wish Kids For Iowa Football Game

august 22

UI To Hold Student Job Fair Aug. 24

UI Volunteer Fair Connects Campus, Community

August 21

Museum Fest Welcomes Students To Pentacrest Museums Aug. 25 After Class

ADVISORY: Foundation Planning Advisor Available To Comment On New Law

august 18

Memorial Service Set For U.S. Space Pioneer Van Allen Sept. 10

UI Ranked 25th Best U.S. Public National University

Traffic Control Plan In Effect For IMU Area Aug. 21-25

Iowa Birds, Birders Subject Of UI Libraries' Exhibit

August 17

Plame, McCourt, Kristof Lead UI Lecture Schedule

Events Welcome New, Returning Students To UI

UI Launches Sexual Harassment Awareness Campaign

august 16

Java House Opens In IMU

UI Alumni Association Invites Men's Basketball Fans To Paradise Jam

august 14

Madison Street Reduced To Two Lanes Between Burlington, Washington

Annual Wild Iowa Essay Project Award Winners Announced

august 11

UI Professors Discuss 'Time Sickness' On 'Talk of Iowa' Aug. 25

august 10

Standout Hawkeye Athletes, Broadcasters To Appear At State Fair

Smoking Temporarily Banned Outside Of UI Building Entrances And Exits

State Fair Booth To Feature Golden Girl, Collections Friday

New Hardin Library For The Health Sciences Director Appointed

Iowa Public Radio Launches 'All Ears' Project To Listen To Listeners

August 9

U.S. Space Pioneer, UI Professor James A. Van Allen Dies

Simulator To Offer Heart Failure Sensations, Information

Russian Cultural Leaders Join UI Literary Community Aug. 25-Sept. 8

august 7

Barta, Hawkeye Chopper, Economic Development In Spotlight At Iowa State Fair

Rare Film Restored And Available At UI Libraries

august 4

School Of Library And Information Science Awarded Nearly $1 Million

august 3

Don Wirth To Head Iowa Public Radio's Finance and Administration

August 1

UI Main Campus Curtails Energy Use Again Today

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Health

August 31

Knudson To Lead UI Medical Scientist Training Program

Community Program Sept. 20 To Focus On Childhood Obesity

august 30

Rushton To Speak On Use Of GIS In Public Health Sept. 6

UI Study Invites Participants With Type 2 Diabetes

august 29

Caregivers Can Learn Storytelling Method To Help People With Dementia

August 28

UI Dentistry Class Of 2006 Achieves Top Score On National Exam

High School Students Who Apply By Sept. 1 Can Compete For Scholarships

UI Neuroscientists Sponsor Memory Walk To Help Fight Alzheimer's Disease

august 25

Gordon Named Sahai Family Professor Of Medical Education

Y105 Radiothon To Benefit Children's Hospital Of Iowa

August 24

UI Experts Add To Growing Warnings About Asthma Drug

UI Researchers Receive $1.2 Million To Study Avian Flu Transmission In Asia

august 23

Bergus Named Dr. William and Sondra Myers Family Professor

august 22

Public Invited To Aug. 24 Community Forum On Palliative Care

UI Will Hold Annual Deeded Body Program Memorial Service Aug. 25

August 21

UI Nursing Education Center Opens

August 18

Exhibit Will Highlight Public Health Milestones

August 17

Peek-Asa To Speak On Traumatic Injury Aug. 24

Hospice And Palliative Medicine Expert To Discuss New Subspecialty Aug. 24-25

august 16

MEDIA ADVISORY: Medicine, Pharmacy White Coat Ceremonies Aug. 18-19

Rockin' River Celebration Will Benefit Children's Hospital of Iowa

Golf Invitational Will Benefit Burn Patients At UI Hospitals And Clinics

august 15

Schmidt Named The Harold A. Myers Professor

Grant Establishes Osher Lifelong Learning Institute At UI

UI Dean Of Pharmacy Announces Retirement

Motorcyclists Will Ride To Benefit Marrow Donation

august 10

UI Study: No Negative Effect Of Moderate Drinking In Older Adults

UI Center On Aging To Host Palliative Care Forum Aug. 24

Kernels To Honor UI Patient At Aug. 11 Game

Halverson To Receive I-CASH Hall Of Fame Award

August 9

Simulator To Offer Heart Failure Sensations, Information

august 8

UI Physicians Listed Among 'Best Doctors In America'

Ramaswamy Named Carver College Of Medicine Assistant Dean For Scientific Affairs

Individuals With Tinnitus Invited To Participate In UI Treatment Study

august 7

Researchers Seek Former DISC Participants For Study

UI College Of Pharmacy Faculty, Preceptors Honored

august 4

$14.6 Million NIH Grant To UI Will Build On Macular Degeneration Findings

Women Invited To Participate In UI Menopause Study

august 3

UI Studies Examine Physician Disclosure Of Medical Errors

August 2

UI Sports Medicine To Host Seminar On Sports Preparation

Culver's Supports Children's Hospital Of Iowa

August 1

Ferentz Will Headline Children's Miracle Network Kickoff Luncheon

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Iowa Center for the Arts

August 31

Voice Professor To Speak On Faith And Music

UI String Faculty Will Present Second Annual Gala Concert Sept. 12

august 30

Sept. 8 'Know The Score' Broadcast Will Feature Art And Music

Wave Poetry Bus Stops In Iowa City For 'Live From Prairie Lights' Reading

IWP Writers From South Korea Will Read At UI Shambaugh House Sept. 15

Sept. 15 IWP Panel Goes 'In Pursuit Of Justice'

august 29

Alloy Orchestra To Perform Score To 'The Phantom Of The Opera'

Author Tom Lutz Appears On UI Radios Stations Sept. 8 And 12

Geoffrey Hartman Will Accept 2006 Truman Capote Award Sept. 15 At UI

August 28

Dorothy Johnson Opens 'Saturday Scholars' Series Sept. 2

august 25

Bo Ramsey, International Writing Program Focus of 'Talk of Iowa' Sept. 1

Christopher Johns Will Present Art History Lecture Sept. 6

UI Alumna Ellen Lanyon Will Discuss Her Work Sept. 7

UI Museum Of Art Begins New Family Art Activities Saturday, Sept. 9

IWP, Writers' Workshop Present Joint Reading Sept. 10

August 24

International Writing Program Panel Addresses Current Issues In Islam Sept. 8

Frazee Reads On WSUI "Live From Prairie Lights" Series Sept. 6

august 23

Gaitskill Reads From National Book Award Finalist On WSUI Sept. 5

IWP Writers From India, Sri Lanka Will Read At Shambaugh House Sept. 8

august 22

UI School Of Music Will Kick Off Centennial With Gala Concert Sept. 9

August 21

Robinson Begins 2006-07 Writers' Workshop Faculty Lecture Series Sept. 1

CLAS Saturday Scholars Series Begins Sept. 2

august 18

Tickets Are Now Available For UI Division Of Performing Arts Series

UI Department Of Theatre Arts Holds Public Auditions For Upcoming Productions

Wolfe and Kim Will Play Violin Sonatas Of Neils Gade On Aug. 29 UI Recital

Tickets Remain Available To All Events From The Hancher Box Office

August 17

Coffman Awarded Grant To Examine Active Music Making Among Older Adults

Marquart Reads From Memoir On WSUI Aug. 31

august 16

Fall 'Live From Prairie Lights' Series Opens Aug. 29 With Iowa Review

august 15

UI School Of Art And Art History Will Dedicate New Building Sept. 8

august 14

UI School Of Art and Art History Benefit Auction Opens Aug. 25

august 11

UI International Writing Program Assembles 2006 Global Literary Community

Opportunity To Dine With IWP Writers At CIVIC Fundraiser Aug. 29

UI Museum Of Art Will Celebrate Feldstein's Work

august 10

August 25 'Know the Score' Broadcast Will Celebrate Two Composers

August 9

Russian Cultural Leaders Join UI Literary Community Aug. 25-Sept. 8

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Business

August 31

Noted Professor Of Business and Psychology To Visit UI September 12-15

UI Offers FastTrac Training Program For Entrepreneurs

august 7

Successful Debut Okoboji Entrepreneurial Institute Wraps Up

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Law

august 23

NY Times Supreme Court Reporter Greenhouse To Deliver Levitt Lecture

August 21

UI Hybridoma Bank Establishes $250,000-Plus Graduate Student Endowment

CLAS Saturday Scholars Series Begins Sept. 2

UI Sociology Graduate Student Studies Mean Cycle In Girls' Friendships

august 16

UI Law Professor To Address War Crimes Law With Balkan Judges

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Education

August 17

Coffman Awarded Grant To Examine Active Music Making Among Older Adults

august 3

Two 2006 University Of Iowa Graduates Awarded Rotary Scholarships

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Liberal Arts and Sciences

august 30

New UI Training Model Addresses Critical Need For Geriatric Social Workers

Local UI Student Wins College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Scholarship

August 28

Dorothy Johnson Opens 'Saturday Scholars' Series Sept. 2

august 22

UI's Rushton Appointed To National Institutes Of Health (NIH) Review Panel

August 21

UI Sociology Graduate Student Studies Mean Cycle In Girls' Friendships

august 15

UI Study Shows Mistaken Racial Identification Causes Emotional Strain

August 9

U.S. Space Pioneer, UI Professor James A. Van Allen Dies

august 7

UI Researcher Wins National New Faculty Award

august 3

Plasma Physics Researchers Get About $20 Million To Study Space Weather

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Engineering

august 30

UI Student Engineers Host Sustainability Conference Sept. 27-30

August 28

Choi Wins Prestigious Mechanical Engineering Award

august 25

Eichinger Gets $199,000 U.S. Army Grant Supporting Aerosol Emissions Study

august 23

Rep. Jim Leach Will Deliver Annual Kurtz Lecture Sept. 1

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International Programs

august 29

Experts Will Dispel Middle Eastern Myths At Sept. 11 Talk

august 23

UICHR Grant To Support 'One Community, One Book-Johnson County'

august 22

Hogan To Discuss His Work As Diplomatic Historian At ICFRC Lecture Aug. 30

august 14

New International Programs Directors Announced For Fall 2006

august 11

Opportunity To Dine With IWP Writers At CIVIC Fundraiser Aug. 29

august 10

Friends Of International Students 35th Anniversary Picnic Aug. 19

august 4

UI International Students Transition To Life In U.S., Iowa City

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