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General University News

november 30

Universities Across Iowa Challenge Alumni To Donate Blood

November 29

WiderNet Project Seeks Volunteers For December 2 Workday

Singer-Songwriter Damon Dotson Is Guest On Dec. 1 'Talk of Iowa' Program

Five UI Foundation Publications Win Awards

november 28

UI Foundation Hires Fund Raiser For UI College Of Public Health

Eastbound Burlington Street Bridge Traffic Reduced to One Lane

november 27

University Housing Scores High On College Housing Assessment

november 22

Official UI Alamo Bowl Tour Packages Now On Sale

Seven Officers Join UI Department of Public Safety

november 21

Iowa Accepts Invitation To Alamo Bowl

november 20

UI To Offer Interdisciplinary Graduate Program In Human Toxicology

Indian Student Alliance Celebrates Diwali Dec. 2 At Hancher

November 17

Regents Vote To Terminate UI Presidential Search

november 16

Iowa Public Radio Announces Statewide News And Information Network

November 15

UI Police Issue Composite Sketch Of Suspected Assailant

UI Provost Announces New Graduate Program In Informatics

Washington-Hoagland Selected For ARL Leadership Program

November 14

UI, ISU, UNI Collaborate On $3 Million Transportation Safety Grant

november 13

UI Offers Four-Year Transfer Plan With Select Iowa Community Colleges

Dominguez, Segre Win Graduate College Outstanding Mentor Awards

Iowa Memorial Union Reopens Main Lounge

Police Seek Help Identifying Suspect In Sexual Assault

november 10

Pulitzer-Winning Cartoonist And Alumnus Conrad Featured On PBS Program

november 9

Kirk, Mary Ferentz Pledge $400,000 To University Of Iowa

Photo By Waterloo Youth In UI Exhibit

Photos By Mt. Vernon Children In UI Exhibit

Photos By Des Moines Area Residents In UI Exhibit

november 8

Senior VP At UI Foundation Tapped For University Relations Assignment

UI Alumni Association Honored For Programs, Communications

Iowa City Hospice Featured On Nov. 17 'Talk of Iowa' Program

november 7

Geneva Lecture And Colloquium Will Be Nov. 15 And 29

november 6

UI Libraries To Benefit From $225,000 Gift From Former Employee

Daily Iowan Wins Pacemaker Award For Top Campus Newspapers

UI To Name Catalyst Award Recipients At Nov. 16 Reception

Touch the Earth Hosts Yellowstone Winter Break Trip

november 2

NCAA Penalizes UI Men's Swim Team For Major Violations

UI To Begin Conferring Honorary Degrees

november 1

UI To Host Planning Association Conference Nov. 2-3

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Health

november 30

UI's Davidson, Kaaret, Smirl, Wiemer Elected 2006 AAAS Fellows

Newly Discovered Immune Defense May Be Impaired In CF Airways

UI To Offer Distance-Learning M.P.H. Program For Veterinarians

November 29

UI Football Blood Donation Drive Continues

APHL Names Wichman As Katz Award Winner

UI Research Links Less Sleep With Higher Body Mass Index

november 28

Kirch Talk To Highlight Medical Education At Iowa Event Nov. 30

november 27

Volunteers Invited For UI Bronchitis Research Study

november 21

UI Student Health Service Receives Accreditation

Mix 96 Children's Miracle Network Radiothon Breaks Record

Dehn Honored As Iowa Physician Assistant Of The Year

UI Physician Accepts Heart Care Honor

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute/UIAA Program On Aging Will Be Dec. 5 In Davenport

november 20

UI To Offer Interdisciplinary Graduate Program In Human Toxicology

Testosterone Replacement Therapy May Help Many Older Men

November 17

Reports Cite Environmental Health Challenges Tied To Livestock Production

november 16

UI Lecture Nov. 28 Presents Case That Changed Medical Education

November 15

Maas Honored By Gerontological Society of America

Study Invites Men Age 40 And Older With Urinary Frequency and Urgency

November 14

Detecting Biothreat Agents Topic Of Nov. 16 Lecture

UI Studies Seek People With Gambling Problems

Funding For Two UI Professors Advances Rehabilitation Research

MEDIA ADVISORY: Forum To Address Health Care Issues In Iowa

november 13

Pediatric Patients To Help Educate Medical Students

UI Scientists Explore Function of 'Junk DNA'

november 10

Community Seminar To Focus On Spine and Back Pain

november 9

Health Iowa Serves UI Students, Community In Health Promotion

november 8

Maas And Specht Deemed 'Edge Runners' By Nursing Academy

Shields To Head Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Sciences Graduate Program

Adults Invited To Participate In UI Psychology Study

november 6

Local Student Serves With UI Dance Marathon Leadership Team

november 3

Fathers Also Experience Postpartum Depression

Free Registration For Farmers To Attend Ag Safety And Health Forum

Children's Miracle Network Fundraiser Opens At Wal-Mart, SAM's Club Stores

november 1

Hospitals Boost Local, State And National Economy

Free Fitness Assessments Available Nov. 7

Laser Treatment Is Ineffective For Early Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Iowa Center for the Arts

november 30

Recent UI Nonfiction Writing Program Graduate Wins 2006 Tamarack Prize

November 29

UI Turner Action Theatre Participates In 365 Days/365 Plays Festival Dec. 11

Local Students Attended 'Peter And The Wolf' Matinee In Hancher

november 27

UI Collegium Tubum Returns To Old Capitol Steps Dec. 8

november 22

Clarinetist Mead, Pianist Dos Santos Present Mostly Brazilian Concert

Dec. 7 Alumni Jazz Concert Kicks Off Four Days Of Musical Reunion

Advanced Choreographic Design Concert 'Reflections' Set For Dec. 7-9

Live Acoustic And Computer Music Will Be Combined In Dec. 9 Concert

november 21

Student Choreography Will Be Shown At UI Dance Concert Nov. 30 To Dec. 2

UI Orchestras Will Give Joint Concert Dec. 3

UI MET Opera Theater Will Present Copland's 'Tender Land' Dec. 8-10

november 20

Maia Quartet Present Beethoven's 'Compliments' For Nov. 30 Faculty Recital

Screenwriter Behrens Reads From Debut Novel Dec. 4

University And Concert Bands From UI Present Joint Concert

Poets Hass, Hillman Present Joint Writers' Workshop Faculty Reading Dec. 6

Hancher Holiday Happenings Conclude With Dec. 10 Mariachi 'Fiesta Navidad'

November 17

EVENT CANCELED: Curator From New York's Guggenheim Museum Will Lecture At UI Nov. 30

Art Writer Carol Diehl Will Discuss 'The State Of The Art' Nov. 30

Midwest Ecologists Read From Collection Dec. 1 On 'Live From Prairie Lights'

Poet Hass Addresses Violence In Dec. 1 Writers' Workshop Faculty Lecture

Dec. 1 'Know The Score' Broadcast Will Feature Music From The Middle East

Dianne Reeves Celebrates Holiday Season In Dec. 8 Hancher Concert

University Theatres Mainstage Presents 'Tallgrass Gothic' Nov. 30-Dec. 10

november 16

Capps, A Writers' Workshop Alumna, Reads From Debut Poetry Collection Nov. 30

JRE Includes Ray Charles Tribute On Big-Band Jazz Concert Dec. 2

UI Alumnus John Daniel Will Present Guest Trumpet Recital Nov. 30

Horn-Tuba-Piano Combination Produces Unusual Chamber Music Dec. 1 At UI

The Western Wind Tells 'The Chanukkah Story' Dec. 3 At The UI

November 15

Mississippi River Subject Of Nov. 29 'Live From Prairie Lights' Reading

November 14

Nicholas Delbanco Will Read Nov. 27 And Present A Lecture Nov. 28

november 13

'Unwanted One' Became One Of Africa's Most Influential Writers

Iowa City Writer Ostlund Reads On 'Live From Prairie Lights' Nov. 20

november 10

UI School Of Music Will Present Verdi's Requiem Nov. 29

Cuban Jazz Star Paquito D'Rivera Performs Dec. 1 In Hancher

november 9

UI Studio Will Present Concert Of Electroacoustic Music Nov. 16

november 3

UI Latin Jazz Ensemble Will Feature Guitarist Grismore Nov. 16

Worthen To Lecture About Friend And Colleague Kirschenbaum Nov. 16

Moffett Reads From Simmons Short Fiction Winner On WSUI

In Iowa, Courtoisie Transforms His Bark Into The Music Of Poetry

november 2

Chang, Swensen Participate In Museum 'Writer-In-Residence' Reading Nov. 9

'Live From Prairie Lights' Reveals FBI War Against Indian Land Rights

Composers Workshop At UI Presents Student Works Nov. 12

Capitol Steps Cast Featured On 'Talk Of Iowa Live' Nov. 10

november 1

UI Department Of Theatre Arts Holds Public Auditions For Upcoming Productions

Breckenridge And Herrick Will Perform Music And Poetry Nov. 12

Chicago Fiction Writer, Essayist S.L. Wisenberg Reads Nov. 13 On WSUI

Michele Crider, UI Alumna And Opera Star, Will Teach Master Class Nov. 15

Iowa Brass Quintet Will Play Music From 'A Train' To Bach Nov. 15

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Business

november 27

Lecture To Examine Business Opportunities With Native Tribes

november 22

UI Accounting Programs Rank Highly In National Surveys

november 20

Diversity In Business Class To Prepare Students For Iowa's Future Workforce

november 13

Singing Penguins Help MBA Students Learn About Markets

november 8

IEM Trading Continues Until Virginia, Montana Senate Races Decided

Breakfast Panel To Discuss Entrepreneurship

UI MBA-PM Program Sets Cedar Rapids Informational Meeting

UI MBA-PM Program Sets Des Moines Informational Meeting

UI MBA-PM Program Sets Quad Cities Informational Meeting

november 6

Tippie Award To Recognize Pella Leadership Team

november 3

UI Business Professor Studies Lousy Customer Service

November 2

Buchanan to Discuss Entrepreneurship In UI Lecture

UIAA Presents Personal Branding Talk Nov. 14 In Cedar Rapids

Seminar To Examine Franchise Ownership Opportunities

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Law

november 6

Law Professor Analysis Shows Increased SEC Scrutiny of Board Members

november 2

Iowa Law Review Stocks Local Talent

UI Emeritus Law Professor Advises Red Cross On Reorganization

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Education

november 16

College Of Education, School District Recognized For ePortfolio Collaboration

november 8

Belin-Blank Center Honors Students, Schools

november 6

Latino Lecture Series Features Top Teacher Ibarra CANCELLED

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Liberal Arts and Sciences

november 30

UI's Davidson, Kaaret, Smirl, Wiemer Elected 2006 AAAS Fellows

November 29

UI Researchers Win $1.25 Million Army Contract For Infrared Technology

november 28

UI School Of Social Work Seeks Students For Quad Cities Graduate Program

november 27

UI Professor Contributes To Report On Depression And Cardiac Care

november 21

UI School of Social Work Hosts Information Sessions About MSW Program In Ottumwa

November 15

UI Center Supports Statewide Conference On Racial Disparities

november 13

Dominguez, Segre Win Graduate College Outstanding Mentor Awards

UI Particle Physics Research Team Observes New Particle

Talk On Postpartum Depression To Be Held Nov. 16

november 7

Redlawsk Addresses Voting And Emotion Nov. 11 At Saturday Scholars

november 6

Gender Studies Scholar To Speak At UI Nov. 15-16

November 3

University of Iowa Seniors Premiere New Film Nov. 11 In Davenport

UI's Tsemo To Discuss Spike Lee Film Nov. 10

UI Biologist Receives $347,340 Carver Grant To Study Sex And Meiosis In Fungi

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Engineering

november 28

College Of Engineering's Free Public Series On Global Success Continues Nov. 30

november 27

UI Engineer Receives $239,000 NSF Grant For Polymer

november 22

Engineer Receives Federal Grant For Nano-device System Design, Analysis

Engineering Names 2006-2007 Student Scholarship Winners

november 20

UI College Of Engineering Announces 2006-2007 Student Ambassadors

November 14

UI, ISU, UNI Collaborate On $3 Million Transportation Safety Grant

november 9

UI Engineers Receive $240,000 NSF Grant To Study Collaborative Tasks

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International Programs

november 30

Schiffer To Discuss North Korean Policy At Dec. 12 ICFRC Luncheon

november 28

Opera Studies Lectures Continue With Discussion Of 'The Tender Land' Dec. 1

november 21

Re-screening of Two Most Popular Human Rights Watch films Nov. 28

november 8

Ivory Coast Writer Lectures On Rwanda At ICFRC Luncheon Nov. 14

UI Opera Studies Group Lecture On Fat And Lazy Gods Is Nov. 13

november 7

International Education Focus Of Nov. 13 International Mondays

november 6

Lecture Series Wraps Up Nov. 9 With Immigrant Healthcare Discussion

November 3

Human Rights Reading Group To Discuss Work Of Ken Cmiel Nov. 15

University Of Iowa To Celebrate International Education Week Nov. 13-17

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