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General University News

september 29

'Dinner with a Shero' Series Features Coach Lisa Bluder Oct. 4

UI, National Genecular Institute, To Announce New Research Facility

UI Contacts Research Subjects About Computer Intrusion

september 28

UI Urges Football Fans To Make Good Behavior, Personal Safety No. 1 Goals

Stadium, Parking, Hospital Guidelines Issued For UI-OSU Football Game

September 27

UI’s Hubbard Park Site Of ESPN Visit

september 26

Hogan Announces Record Number of New Minority Faculty and Students

2006 Iowa Poetry Prize Winners Announced

UI Will Celebrate Homecoming 2006 Oct. 2-7

september 25

UI Energy Expo Attracts Speakers, Exhibitors From Across Nation

Schott Will Help IPA Reconnect With Iowa Governments

Obermann Humanities Symposium Announces Call For Papers On Obscenity

The Center Of The Galaxy Is Subject Of Sept 30 Lecture

New York Times Columnist Speaks At UI Lecture Series Oct. 4

september 22

UI Seeks Regent Approval For Financing Plan, Schematic Design For Proposed New Campus Recreation And Wellness Center

Public Invited To Sept. 28 Kickoff Of Tolerance Project

Guests Discuss Sexuality And Theology on 'Talk of Iowa' Sept. 29

September 21

Iowa Adds Additional Year To Coach Alford Contract

september 20

Recreational Services Hosts Steve Goff Memorial Run Oct. 8

Lecture Describing Iowa City's First Homes Set For Thursday

september 19

UI First-year Honors Class Sets New Record

september 15

Presidential Search Committee Chairs Issue Progress Report

september 14

UI Research Vice President Meredith Hay Issues Statement

UI Workplace Survey Shows Strong Staff, Faculty Commitment

Hawk Watch 2006 At Macbride Nature Recreation Area Is Set For Sept. 16

september 13

Pomerantz Career Center Sets Fall Job And Internship Fair

september 12

Applications For Oct. 6 Homecoming Parade Are Now Available

september 11

University Book Store Sets Grand Re-Opening Events

September 8

'Beat Iowa State Week' Starts Sept. 12 At UI

State Farm Foundation Grant Funds New UI MIS Laboratory

september 7

UI Mathematicians Win Prestigious $3 Million NSF Grant

UI Provost Implements Recommendations Of Writing University Task Force

september 6

Total Enrollment Up At UI For 2006 Fall Semester

Zadie Smith Speaks At UI Lecture Series Sept. 12

Hawkeye Masters Swim Club Holds Open House

September 5

Old Capitol Flag To Fly At Half Staff In Honor Of Dr. James Van Allen Sept. 7

WRAC Receives Federal Grant To Address Violence Against Women On Campus

September 1

New Zealand Ambassador To Visit UI

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Health

september 29

UI Teams Up With Cubs' Star, Celtics' Owner To Fight Eye Disease

CHEEC Seeks Proposals For Fiscal Year 2007 Seed Grant Program

september 28

Ponseti Association Named For Clubfoot Treatment Pioneer

Study Looks At Medication Management, Health Promotion

UI To Host Training Course On Harmful Occupational Vibration

Marengo Restaurant To Host Benefit For Childhood Cancer Patients

september 27

Free Fitness Assessments Available Oct. 3

Health Literacy, Communication Topic Of Oct. 12 Program In Marion

september 25

Luxon Appointed To Clifton Chair In Gastroenterology

UI Researchers Receive Grant To Support Reading Program Study

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Expert To Speak At UI Oct. 9-10

september 22

Women Invited to Participate in UI Women's Health Study

september 21

UI Team Receives Funding For Neonatal Anemia Research

Midwest Rural And Agricultural Safety And Health Forum Is Nov. 16

UI Community Seminar To Focus On Breast Cancer Detection

sepember 20

American Hospital Association President Named 2006 Hansen Award Recipient

Provost Names Search Committee For College Of Pharmacy Dean

september 19

UI Receives Cardiac Care, Bariatric Surgery Distinctions

Interdisciplinary Fellows In Aging Selected

september 18

McCray Named Roy J. Carver Chair In Pulmonary Research

Murray Named Roy J. Carver Chair In Perinatal Health

UI Family Care Center-North Liberty, Sports Medicine Donate Funds To Schools

september 15

Visiting Scholar To Study Health Care Quality Improvement

KHAK Radiothon Benefits Children's Hospital of Iowa

september 14

Cancer Survivor, Dog Sled Champion To Speak At Holden Cancer Center

UI Cancer And Aging Program Funds Pilot Projects

UI Hosts Lecture Focused On Abstinence Sept. 19

Webcast Will Unveil Site Listing Services For Elders And Disabled

Rowles To Deliver Parkin Lecture On Aging Oct. 3

Program To Examine Cancer In Iowa, Sioux City Area Set For Sept. 21

september 13

Stroke Specialist To Give Sahs Lecture Sept. 25

UI To Host Rural Aging Conference Oct. 3

september 12

Alward Honored As The Frederick C. Blodi Chair In Ophthalmology

Department Name Change Reflects Evolution In Research

september 11

UI, ISU Students Join Efforts To Save Lives

UI Specialists To Join 'Walk From Obesity' Event

UI Aging Experts Part Of AARP Livable Community Initiative

september 8

UI Blood Drive To Coincide With 'Beat Iowa State Week'

Children's Hospital Symposium To Focus On Child Health Advocacy

KHAK Radiothon To Benefit Children's Hospital Of Iowa

Dubuque Native Completes Computed Tomography Training

Iowans Complete Radiologic Technology Training

september 7

UI Study Evaluates Diagnostic Tests For Muscular Dystrophy

Carver College Of Medicine Distinguished Mentor’s Award, Lecture Is Sept. 13

Sharp Named To Ziffren Professorship

september 6

Hunninghake Named Associate Dean In Carver College of Medicine

Researchers To Study Governance Of Nonprofit Health Care Systems

Y105 Radiothon Benefits Children's Hospital Of Iowa

University of Iowa Health Care Projects Win National Recognition

september 5

Sigmund's Blood Pressure Research Earns Top NIH Grant

Mulhausen Is Appointed To Ristine Professorship

Proposals Sought For I-CASH Agricultural Youth Grants

september 1

UI Dance Marathon Executive Board Announces Goals For 13th Event

UI Dance Marathon Recruiting Dancers

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Iowa Center for the Arts

september 29

Flutist From University Of Nebraska Will Give UI Guest Recital Oct. 8

'Funniest Play About Black Plague' Opens University Theatres Season

UI Guest Artist Will Play Harpsichord And Organ For Oct. 14 Recital

Sa'adeh Chose The Truth

september 28

UI Chamber Orchestra Plays Vivaldi, Bach, Rossini And Stravinsky Oct. 8

Denis Johnson Presents Annual Paul Engle Reading Oct. 13 At UI

Russian Organist Volostnov Will Play UI Guest Recital Oct. 13

UI International Writing Program Presents Readings Oct. 13 And 15

Batsheva Celebrates Naharin's Choreography In Hancher Oct. 19

september 27

IWP Presents U.S. Premiere Of Cannes Hit 'Summer Palace' Oct. 8

Maia Quartet Will Play A Concert Of Hungarian Music Oct. 12

IWP Presents Oct. 13 Panel About Writers' Inspirations And Methods

'Global Express' Puts IWP Writing On Stage, Oct. 14

Hancher Audiences Will Have Opportunity To Participate In National Survey

september 26

UI School of Music And West Music Present Piano Extravaganza Oct. 6-8

No Shame Theatre Celebrates 20th Anniversary Of Founding At UI, Oct. 9-14

Prize-Winning Writer Freudenberger Reads On WSUI Oct. 11

september 22

Sept. 29 'Know The Score' Broadcast Will Focus On 'Appalachian Spring'

Composers Workshop At UI Presents Student Works Oct. 1

Horn-Piano Duo Presents UI Guest Recital Oct. 4

Crack Addict Turned 911 Operator Reads Oct. 5 On WSUI

Woman Puts Too Much Of Self Into Her Baking, Literally, In 'Manna' Oct. 5-8

Poet Hillman Tackles 'Revision' In Oct. 6 Writers' Workshop Faculty Lecture

Instrumental And Voice Faculty Will Present Chamber Concert Oct. 8

IWP Participants From England And Indonesia Will Read Oct. 8

Intermedia Artist John Toth Will Discuss His Work Oct. 9 At UI

Bayanihan Philippine National Dance Company Performs In Hancher Oct. 12

september 21

Oct. 6 Shambaugh House Reading Will Feature IWP Poet From Myanmar

Pianist Rothenberg Combines Music, Poetry And Images In Oct. 11 Hancher Concert

september 20

Oct. 4 WSUI Reading Features Nature Writer Gretchen Legler

Duo Will Present Percussion/Theater Music On Oct. 5 UI Guest Performance

Oct. 6 IWP Panel Addresses Writing For Stage And Screen

Partaw Naderi Sees Afghanistan's Future In The Stars

september 19

Dubuque Physician Reads From New Spy Novel Oct. 3 On WSUI

september 18

IWP Presents Sept. 29 Panel Discussion And Readings Sept. 29, Oct. 1

UI Arts Share Program Now Scheduling Events Statewide For 2006-07

Martha Graham Dance Company's 80th Anniversary Includes Hancher Performance

september 15

Sept. 17 And 24 IWP Events Introduce Cinema In Kyrgyzstan And China

Photographers Will Discuss Their Work Sept. 26 At UI

University Symphony And UI Bands Share Sept. 27 Concert In Hancher

UI Alumna Will Lead Museum Of Art Gallery Tour Sept. 28

Visiting Painter Jose Lerma Will Give Lecture At UI Sept. 28

Sept. 29 UI Guest Recital Will Feature Music For Soprano And Horn

With His 'Chorus Line' Just Revived On Broadway, Hamlisch Does Hancher Oct. 6

september 14

Uriel Tsachor Will Play Music Of Robert Schumann Sept. 30

Center For New Music Will Present A Tribute To Martin Jenni Sept. 24

WSUI Will Broadcast Poetry Debut By UI Faculty Member Hamilton On Sept. 26

Award-Winning Play By UI Alumna Kramer Will Be Performed Sept. 28-Oct. 1

september 11

John Rapson Discusses Jazz For Saturday Scholars Sept. 16

september 8

Sept. 21 Reading Launches UI Museum Of Art's Writer-In-Residence Program

Fifth Annual 'Cello Daze' Features Concerts, Other Events Sept. 23-24

Hancher Celebrates 2006-07 Season With Los Hombres Calientes Dance Party

Museum Of Art's Kirschenbaum Retrospective To Run Sept. 17 To Dec. 10

september 7

Media Events Will Be Part Of Dedication Of Art Building West Tomorrow, Sept. 8

Birth Of Jazz And Improvisation Focus Of 'Talk Of Iowa' Sept. 15

Chanticleer Opens Hancher 2006-07 Season Sept. 28 With 'Love's Messengers'

Dorothy Johnson Appointed Roy J. Carver Professor Of Art

Mezzo-Soprano Eberle Will Present A Faculty Recital On Sept. 17

september 6

IWP Presents Panel Discussion Sept. 22, And Readings Sept. 22 And 24

Golubovich Tells The World's Story Through The Story Of Her Family

Yale Younger Poetry Prize Winner Hopler At UI Sept. 19 For WSUI Reading

september 1

Choreographer McKayle Visits UI Dance Department As Ida Beam Professor

Christine Rutledge Will Repeat Student Viola Recital 23 Years Later

UI Museum Of Art Celebrates New Ceramics Gallery Sept. 15

IWP Participants From Uruguay And Germany Will Read Sept. 17

Center For New Music Will Present Violin-Piano Concert Sept. 13

Art Historian David Carrier Will Present Free Lecture Sept. 14

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Business

september 27

PR Agency Founder To Discuss Starting Your Own Business

september 22

Rockwell Collins Head Clay Jones to Speak at UI October 3

UI Researcher Studies Businesses That Create Their Own Competition

september 21

Wall Street Journal Ranks Tippie MBA Program

september 20

Pomerantz Center Sponsors Public Engagement Career Week

September 14

Business Student's Plan Receives Kudos In National Contest

Entrepreneur Lecture Series Begins New Season With M&A Discussion Sept. 28

september 13

Marketing Professor Finds Unintended Consequences To Some Advertising

Former Gov. Mark Warner To Discuss Entrepreneurship With Students

september 11

IEM Offering Shares For November Congressional Elections

september 5

UI Pomerantz Career Center Announces New Des Moines Center Internship Program

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Law

september 27

UN Official, Law Graduate To Discuss Darfur Crisis In Law Lecture

Ternus Is Third Of UI Alumni To Become State Chief Justice

september 18

Law Symposium Hosts John Edwards To Discuss Welfare Reform

Weston To Advise IKEA On Human Rights

september 15

Greenhouse Discusses Supreme Court Journeys In Law School Lecture

september 12

Greenhouse Will Address Change In The U.S. Supreme Court Sept. 14

september 6

Law School To Celebrate Constitution Day

Chicago Developer McLean To Speak At UI

september 5

Law School Hosts Bangladeshi Human Rights Leader

september 1

Lie To Testify About Backdating Before U.S. Senate Committee

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Education

september 5

Iowa Students Show Off Gadgets, Gizmos In UI State Fair Exhibit

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Liberal Arts and Sciences

september 27

UI Lecturer To 'Demythologize Pocahontas' Oct. 3

september 26

UI Signs Exchange Agreement With University In Taiwan

september 25

The Center Of The Galaxy Is Subject Of Sept 30 Lecture

september 21

Pascoe Wins ACLS Fellowship

september 20

UI Russian Program To Run For Iowa City Schools For Seventh Year

september 19

UI First-year Honors Class Sets New Record

Scholar To Discuss Latino-Anglo Connections In Popular Television Series

september 18

Whitman Archive Receives Award From Society Of American Archivists

september 14

Departmental Name Change Indicates Expanded Teaching And Research Focus

september 12

Mark Blumberg Named Starch Faculty Fellow

Clark Named To College Of Liberal Arts And Sciences Advisory Board

september 11

UI Professors Ungar, Merrill Honored By France

september 7

UI Provost Implements Recommendations Of Writing University Task Force

UI College Of Liberal Arts and Sciences Names Alumni Fellows

UI Lecture Series To Explore American Ethnicity, Arts

september 6

Fethke, Maxson To Address CLAS Faculty Sept. 11

September 5

UI Visitor To Speak On Nursing Home Quality Of Life Sept. 11

Graduate Student Pens Award-Winning Thesis

September 1

Horace Porter Named F. Wendell Miller Professor

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Engineering

september 25

UI, Rockwell Collins Co-Sponsor D.C. Summit On International Competition

september 20

Stanier Wins National Engineering Award

September 14

UI Researcher: Proposed Vehicle Stability Rule Would Be Lifesaver

september 12

Engineers Win $250,000 Grant To Establish Clear Creek Sensor Network

september 11

Talk On Extreme Organisms To Be Held Sept. 14

september 6

UI College Of Engineering Names Accenture Scholarship Winners

UI College Of Engineering Names Stanley Scholarship Winner

UI College Of Engineering Names Alcoa Scholarship Winners

UI College Of Engineering Names Caterpillar Scholarship Winners

UI College Of Engineering Names Rockwell Collins Scholars

UI College Of Engineering Names Pella Scholarship Winner

September 5

College Of Engineering Hosts Free, Public Seminars On Success

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International Programs

september 29

Venezuelan Journalist Begins National Tour With Iowa City Visit Oct. 2-5

Confucius Institute At UI To Offer Community Courses In Beginning Chinese

september 26

UI Signs Exchange Agreement With University In Taiwan

september 25

'Understanding America(ns) For Beginners' Lecture Is Oct. 2

september 22

Talk Centers On 'Natural' Disasters In Sri Lanka, New Orleans Sept. 29

september 18

Atomic Bomb Survivors From Japan To Discuss 'Give Back Peace' Sept. 22

International Mondays Lecture Explores Mexico City's Air Quality Sept. 25

UICHR To Host Conference Featuring Human Rights Internship Program

september 15

Confucius Institute Celebrates Inauguration At UI Sept. 22

Lecture Series Debuts With Operatic Voice In Film Sept. 29

september 14

UICHR Launches Human Rights Reading Group Sept. 20

september 13

Lecture Series Kicks Off Semester With Talk On Just Government Sept. 25

september 12

'Life In Iowa' Teaches International Students How To Succeed In Class

september 11

Heineman To Discuss Sexual Violence In Conflict Zones Sept. 18

september 8

FIS To Celebrate International Student Day Sept. 13

Huda To Discuss Sexual Exploitation, Trafficking Sept. 14

september 7

Middle East And Muslim World Studies Recognized As IP-Affiliated Group

september 6

Discussions Set For 'One Book' Project; Author Boyle To Visit Sept. 21

september 1

UI Study Abroad Fair Showcases 'Year Of Study Abroad' Sept. 12

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