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General University News

february 28

Hancher Box Office To Remain Open During Police Training Exercise

february 27

UI Alumni Association And UI Launch Online Community For Alumni

Museum of Natural History Presents Fossil Programs In March

february 26

Organizers Hope To Reschedule Cultural Diversity Festival

Cole Workshop Rescheduled

february 23

Awards For Underrepresented Business, Engineering Students Announced

'Book Sculptor' To Visit UI

february 22

Public Invited To Explore 'Restoring Wildness' At March 2 Symposium

february 21

UI Presidential Search Committee To Meet Friday, Feb. 23

Old Capitol Museum Hosts 150th Anniversary Celebration Of Iowa's Constitution

Professor To Speak On Intelligent Design At 'Finding God At Iowa' Forum

UI Researchers, Projects Named Finalists For Technology Leadership Awards

Obermann Humanities Symposium Tackles Obscenity

Ida Beam Scholar To Discuss Iraq And Future Of America Feb. 28

february 20

UI Urban and Regional Planning Program Hosts Open House Feb. 22

february 19

Fethke To Discuss Condition Of UI To Service Groups

Hayden Fry To Visit IMU For Book-Signing Event

Feb. 22 'ICON Day' Examines How Web Technology Impacts Learning

'Boxes and Walls' Tours Feb. 25-27 At Quadrangle Hall

february 16

NPR News and Iowa Public Radio To Produce Live National Presidential Candidate Debates

February 15

UI Research Program Participant Named Semifinalist For 'Junior Nobel Prize'

Women's Leadership Conference Registration Opens

Obermann Center Seeks Proposals For 2008 Summer Research Seminar

february 14

Campbell To Give 2007 Presidential Lecture Feb. 25

february 13

UI Presidential Search Committee Will Meet Friday, Feb. 16

University of Iowa Festival Will Celebrate Diverse Cultures

UI Foundation Announces Promotions In Development Leadership

february 8

UI Presidential Search Committee Is Scheduled To Meet Feb. 9

Daily Iowan Racks Up More Awards

State Archeologist's Office Receives Grant

'Iowa Writes' Web Project Celebrates Anniversary, Seeks Work By Iowa Writers

february 7

Krishnan Wins 2006 L.B. Sims Award From UI Graduate College

february 6

University of Iowa Receives ADDY Awards

Hawk Shop Hosts Mark Kreidler Book-Signing Event

february 5

UI Seeing Green: Launches Ambitious Energy Conservation Plan

Talk On 'Sexy Science' To Be Held Feb. 8

february 2

UI Libraries Presents 'Love in the Stacks' Collection

Moonlight Ski And S'mores To Be Held Feb. 3

February 1

Website Provides Tips For Students Seeking Off-Campus Housing

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Health

february 28

Greene To Lead UI Department Of Health Management And Policy

february 27

Public Seminar To Shed Light On Serious Health Threat

UI Hospitals And Clinics Focuses On Patient Safety

february 26

UI Study Seeks People Ages 50 To 85 With Macular Degeneration

february 23

UI Hygienic Laboratory Testing Finds Salmonella In Peanut Butter

february 22

Physician Assistant Program Graduates Excel On National Certification Exam

february 21

Autism Researchers Report Key Genetic Finding

Individuals With Tinnitus Invited To Participate In UI Treatment Study

UI Researchers, Projects Named Finalists For Technology Leadership Awards

february 20

UI Researchers Begin 'Project 3000': A Recipe For Hope Through Genetic Research

'Choose Health' At UI Student Health Fair Feb. 28

february 19

UI Study Shows Hearing Difficulties Put Farmers At Greater Risk For Injury

Free Fitness Assessments Available Feb. 20

UI Physicians, Volunteer Named 'Heroes'

february 16

Carver College of Medicine Honors Sioux City Educator Leonard

february 14

Goldman Receives Grant From Talecris Biotherapeutics

Buckwalter Receives Prestigious Orthopaedics Award

february 13

UI Pediatric Echocardiography Laboratory Granted Reaccreditation

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Earns Center of Excellence Status

UI Study Reveals Value of Schizophrenia-Related Gene Variation

FEBRUARY 12

UI Receives Grant Of Supercomputer For Use In Medical Imaging

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute To Offer 'The Art Of The Letter'

feburary 9

Adults Are Invited To Participate In UI Study On Health, Mood

Moreno Is Honored By American Association Of Orthodontists

Iowa Participates In Performance Standards Project

february 8

Animal Studies In The Land Of The Midnight Sun Illuminate Biological Clocks

UI Program Offers Free Dental Care For Children With Disabilities

february 7

Toxic Synovitis A Common Cause Of Hip Pain In Children

Wurster To Receive APhA's Higuchi Research Prize

UI Lecturer Discusses Controversies Of Late-19th Century Dentistry

february 5

UI Medical Students To Host Vintage Fashion Fundraiser, Tea Feb. 27

Pharmacy Student Goings Receives Scholarship

february 1

Community Program To Focus On Heart Failure

Pharmacy Residents Receive APhA Incentive Grants

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Iowa Center for the Arts

february 28

Morano's 'Grammar Lessons,' From UI Press, Available March 15

february 27

Reggae Artist Tony Brown To Perform On 'Java Blend' Program March 9

Guarneri String Quartet Concert Is Rescheduled For April 10 In Hancher

UI Dance Department Was Featured At Earth Festival In Kenya

february 23

Homemade Headtrip To Perform On 'Java Blend' Program March 2

University And Concert Bands Present Joint Concert March 5

Greenhoe And Gier Present Faculty Recital March 6

Tenor Petersen, UI Alumnus, Returns For Class And Performance March 6-7

Artist Lothar Osterburg Lectures On His Work At UI March 8

Vinie Burrows Celebrates Pioneering Black Actress In Show At UI

Herwaldt Will Present Gallery Talk On Photography Exhibition March 8

february 22

Bijou Theater To Present Screening Of 'So Much So Fast' March 1

Trumpet Alumnus Martin Presents Diverse UI Recital March 7

Elementary Students Experience Marionette Virtuoso In Hancher

february 21

Monson, UI Nonfiction Writing Program Guest, Reads March 7 At Prairie Lights

february 20

UI Theatre Arts Alumna Returns Feb. 28 For Bijou Screening Of Screen Debut

UI Arts Share's Target Community Concert Series Presents Iowa Percussion March 3

Salter, Guest Of Writers' Workshop, Presents March 5 Reading

Date Changes For Galvin Lecture

Feb. 21 Burgin Reading Cancelled

february 19

Support The Home Team: UI Dancers In Company Kicks Off Season March 1-4

Familiar 'Surprise' Will Be On Chamber Orchestra Concert March 4

february 16

University Theatres Presents World Premiere Of "Versailles" March 1-10

UI Composers Workshop Presents New Student Works Feb. 25

UI Alumna Kristine Fletcher Will Give Guest Recital On Campus March 1

March 2 'Know The Score' Broadcast Will Feature University Theatres' Versailles'

David Sanborn Returns To The UI For March 7 Hancher Concert

Poets Glomski And Bianchi, UI Alumni, Read 'Live From Prairie Lights' March 2

Galvin Lectures On Faulkner March 23 As Part Of Writers' Workshop Faculty Series

UI Matisse Trio Welcomes Preucil As Guest Artist In March 3 Concert

UI Museum Of Art Continues 'View And DO' Family Series March 3

Art Garfunkel Performs In Hancher Auditorium March 3

February 15

Marvin Bell Will Be Guest On 'The Exchange' Feb. 23

Wisconsin Folk Artist Williams To Perform At 'Java Blend' Concert Feb. 23

february 14

Essayist Strauss Reads For 'Live From Prairie Lights' March 1

March 2 Kantorei Concert Travels From Renaissance England To Modern Finland

UI Center For New Music Presents Four World Premieres March 4

february 13

Music And The Mind Topic On Iowa Public Radio's 'The Exchange'

Iowa Summer Writing Festival Is Now Accepting Registrations

Feb. 26 'Live From Prairie Lights' Reading Features 'Modern Love'

FEBRUARY 12

Final Concert Of Scandinavian/Nordic Fest Will Be Feb. 22

Red Cedar Chamber Music Performs Feb. 25 At Old Capitol Museum

february 9

'The American Black Box' Reflects On Contemporary Human Rights Abuses

Visual Artists Deal And Ashcraft Will Discuss Their Works Feb. 22

UI Faculty Musicians Try To Hurry Spring With Feb. 23 Recital

Bravura Orchestra Program Feb. 24 Is 'Sure To Entertain And Inspire'

Burgin, Purpura And Kuusisto Read For 'Live From Prairie Lights' Feb. 21-23
Richard Burgin reading has been cancelled

Lecture At UI Museum Of Art Will Explore 'The Romance Of The Jungle' Feb. 22

UI Museum Of Art Will Present Lecture On Elizabeth Catlett Feb. 23

Moses Pendleton's Momix Will Take Hancher Audience To The Moon Feb. 27

february 8

Coelho's Feb. 25 Program Will Help Bassoonists Meet Daunting Challenge

Scott And Michelle Dalziel To Perform At 'Java Blend' Concert Feb. 16

Applications Are Available For UI Summer Music Camps

Hear 'The Walls And Rafters Ring' At Band/Orchestra Concert Feb. 21

february 7

Organist From University Of Washington Will Present UI Recital Feb. 16

Maia Quartet Premieres 'Thumbelina' Score At Iowa City Public Library Feb. 17

Author Jane Smiley To Discuss Her Work At Iowa City, Chicago Events

UI Scandinavian/Nordic Fest Enters Fourth Week

february 2

UI Museum Of Art Will Host Nonfiction Reading Feb. 15

Gothard Directs Script By Iowan, Former Abu Ghraib Interrogator, Feb. 15-18

Hancher Hosts 25th Annual Exhibition Of Children's Art Feb. 15 To March 8

'Dances With Maia,' Feb. 16-18, Is Part Of UI Scandinavian/Nordic Festival

Galvin And Eprile Present Writers' Workshop Faculty Reading Feb. 16

Local Students In UI Honor Band Share Concert At Hancher Feb. 18

february 1

Norwegian Musicians Will Present Recitals, Master Classes At UI Feb. 12-14

Newest Member Of Canadian Brass Will Be Guest At UI Feb. 14

Kairoff Will Play 17th- And 18th-Century Harpsichord Music Feb. 18

Stoltzman Performs 'Salute To Benny Goodman' Feb. 24 In Hancher

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Business

february 26

UI Student Entrepreneurs To Compete At State Business Plan Competition

february 22

Des Moines Business Leaders To Discuss Entrepreneurialism In Iowa

february 21

UI Researchers, Projects Named Finalists For Technology Leadership Awards

JPEC Sets Entrepreneurship Week Events Feb. 24 through March 3

february 20

UI Researchers Find Positive Market Reaction to Sarbanes-Oxley Act

Health and Science Career Fair Set

february 13

Career Fair Will Be Feb. 14 For Arts, Entertainment and Media Jobs

february 7

UI Offers FastTrac Training Program For Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneur Lecture Series Examines Medical Device Inventions

february 6

Dinners Will Include Lessons In Global Etiquette

february 5

Accounting Doctoral Student Named Deloitte & Touche Fellow

february 2

Financial Times Ranks Tippie Among World's Best

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Law

february 27

Law Professor Raymond Touts Legal Ethics

february 19

Law School Course To Explore Legal Issues In Business Innovation

february 14

Federal Appeals Court To Hear Cases At UI College Of Law

Law Graduate Alexander Clark Was Iowa Civil Rights Pioneer

february 6

Marshalltown Student to Discuss Muscatine Civil Rights Leader at Law School

february 5

Law Class To Examine Supreme Court Civil Rights Decisions During Wartime

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Education

february 23

Grassley To View Belin-Blank Center Program During Feb. 26 School Visit This event has been postponed

february 21

UI Researchers, Projects Named Finalists For Technology Leadership Awards

February 15

Future Educators Can Explore Options At Job Fair Feb. 23

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Liberal Arts and Sciences

february 27

Three Liberal Arts And Sciences Faculty Members Named Dean's Scholars

UI Holds Annual High School Mathematics Tournament March 3

february 23

Lecture To Address Future Of African American Studies Programs

february 22

Four Liberal Arts And Sciences Faculty Members Named Collegiate Fellows

february 21

Indigenous Latin American Filmmakers Share Work, Insights Feb. 23, 27

Ida Beam Scholar To Discuss Iraq And Future Of America Feb. 28

february 20

UI Research Shows Pigeons And People See Eye To Eye

february 19

UI Researcher Cites Need For A 'Small View' Of The Environment

february 16

UI Researcher Finds Gender Gap Narrowing Among Victims Of Certain Crimes

February 15

UI Research Program Participant Named Semifinalist For 'Junior Nobel Prize'

february 13

Helen Quinn, Renowned Physicist, Will Speak On Science Education Feb. 26

FEBRUARY 12

UI Receives Grant Of Supercomputer For Use In Medical Imaging

february 8

Senior Citizens Are Encouraged To Participate In 'Legacy Letter Project'

february 7

Conference To Highlight Strength Of Sound Feb. 22-24

february 5

Talk On 'Sexy Science' To Be Held Feb. 8

february 2

Professor Speaks On Black Lesbian Households Feb. 9

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Engineering

february 28

Virtual Soldier Research Program Nets $2.3 Million Army Contract

february 23

Virtual Soldier Research Program Receives $370,000 Commercialization Grant

february 21

UI Researchers, Projects Named Finalists For Technology Leadership Awards

february 20

UI Researchers Begin 'Project 3000': A Recipe For Hope Through Genetic Research

february 19

UI Researcher Cites Need For A 'Small View' Of The Environment

FEBRUARY 12

UI Receives Grant Of Supercomputer For Use In Medical Imaging

february 6

College Of Engineering Holds Annual Spring Job And Internship Fair Feb. 8

february 5

UI Engineers Net $887,628 NASA Grant To Develop Pilot-Avionics Interface

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International Programs

february 28

Careers For Change Homelessness Panel Rescheduled For March 6

february 26

Human Rights Activist To Speak About Cambodia Landmines March 5

february 22

Lecture Takes A Fresh Look At 'The World's Most Popular Opera' March 1

february 21

Students Interested In Human Rights Internships Invited To Feb. 27 Meeting

Indigenous Latin American Filmmakers Share Work, Insights Feb. 23, 27

Ida Beam Scholar To Discuss Iraq And Future Of America Feb. 28

february 19

UI Psychologist To Discuss Ukrainian Roots At Feb. 26 International Mondays

Renowned Activist, Author To Discuss Human Rights In Sudan Feb. 26***Updated information listed in news release

february 16

Registration Deadline For Free Trade Seminar Extended To Feb. 19

february 8

Linn-Mar Science Club Prepares For Trip To Costa Rica Feb. 11

february 6

Dinners Will Include Lessons In Global Etiquette

Peace Corps Volunteers Share Experiences At Feb. 12 International Mondays

february 5

Registration Deadline Feb. 14 For Free Trade Seminar

Careers For Change Series Resumes Feb. 13 With Focus On Homelessness

february 2

Spring Lecture Series Examines Caribbean Cultures' Transition To Modernity

Afghan War Is Topic Of Iowa City Foreign Relations Council Luncheon Feb. 8

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