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General University News

november 30

UI community urged to keep eye on winter weather

Ribbon campaign to show support for sexual assault survivors

november 29

New: Portion of southbound Riverside Drive reduced to one lane Friday, Nov. 30

Eckstein named UI interim associate provost for academic administration

Registration still open for UI Coyote Camp

november 28

Three UI graduate students receive Braverman Scholarships

november 27

British Council cultural affairs official will speak Dec. 6 at UI

November 26

UI, Public Library to host discussion on Johnson County Historical Society

november 21

Inaugural UI Community Credit Union Scholarship winners announced

November 19

Nite Ride service not offered Nov. 23-24

november 16

UI offers fun and educational alternatives to spring break

Registration under way for WonderGirl 5K

Steam blow set for new chiller plant near Kinnick stadium Nov. 20

november 15

University of Iowa Libraries unveil the Iowa Gallery digital art collections

november 14

UI Police investigating reported sexual assault

UI officials issue statements on sexual assault report

november 13

UI to host POP recycling exhibition on America Recycles Day Nov. 15

UI Welcomes Hawkeye Community College to the 2 Plus 2 Transfer Plan

Historian describes emotional impact of poetry in America Nov. 15

November 12

UI announces study abroad, international student statistics

UI Foundation Board elects new member, chair, officers

november 8

UI launches math preparation Web site for high school students

UI welcomes Iowa Central Community College to the 2 Plus 2 Transfer Plan

november 7

NADS nets $2.5 million contract to study alcohol-related driver impairment

UI enrollment breaks records, show progress toward diversity goals

Provost releases report of mentoring task force

UI announces 2007 Catalyst Awards for diversity efforts

Indian Student Alliance celebrates Diwali Nov. 10

november 6

Bijou Theater conducts food drive for Crisis Center

Recognition sought for UI faculty and staff members for diversity efforts

UI Welcomes Southwestern Community College to the 2 Plus 2 Transfer Plan

november 2

UI Police receive information about sexual assault

Nov. 19 panel discussion focuses on job loss in the global economy

Dodd to discuss national security and foreign policy Nov. 6

November 1

UI President Mason joins Iowa Business Council

UI Mom of the Year, UI Dad of the Year recognized

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Health

november 30

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UI announces spring courses

november 28

American Cancer Society begins fourth decade of funding UI cancer research

Iowa Institute for Biomedical Imaging to hold lung imaging workshop Dec. 3

november 27

Acoustical Society of America honors Titze for voice research

November 26

UI study seeks people ages 18 to 80 with atrial fibrillation

november 20

Unity HealthCare selects interim CEO

Experts will discuss ethics of sports medicine Dec. 1

Mix 96 Radiothon benefits UI Children's Hospital

November 19

Study: parental physical violence lowers children's standardized test scores

UI 'Patient Voice' participants present free reading Nov. 29

november 15

Nov. 27 talk: Iowa's role in establishing first outpatient surgical center

november 14

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute to host sock hop Nov. 28

november 13

Abboud, Heistad honored by American Heart Association

November 12

Book on 'gold standard' clubfoot treatment now free, online

Nov. 14 symposium marks 20 years of UI center, state groundwater protection

Expert to discuss 'Pigs and Public Health' Nov. 13

UI Women's Health offers gynecologic care to girls and teens

Experts will shop for UI Children's Hospital patients

november 9

UI, Iowa communities add to study: improved cardiac arrest survival

Cyclocross event Nov. 24-25 to break records, benefit UI Children's Hospital

National Nurse Practitioner Week Nov. 11-17 highlights unique role

november 8

UI receives $23.7 million contract to conduct vaccine research

UI study finds 'runner's high' may also strengthen hearts

UI team discovers first moisture-sensing genes

'Best Doctors in America' lists 269 UI physicians

UI Cancer and Aging Program funds pilot projects

november 7

Community seminar Nov. 26 to focus on diabetes

UI finding may eventually help tailor treatment for depression

november 6

Runway to Healing event to support UI Children's Hospital

UI medical students inducted into honor society

November 5

Mix 96 Radiothon to support UI Children's Hospital

november 2

Abboud named president of American Clinical and Climatological Association

November 1

UI Children's Hospital to benefit from sales of new P. Buckley Moss print

Three UI researchers receive grants to study breast cancer

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Iowa Center for the Arts

november 30

UI Department of Dance presents concert of undergraduate, graduate premieres

UI Hancher Auditorium gift certificates are available for holiday giving

Rutledge and Nosikova will pay tribute to great violists in Dec. 10 recital

UI tubas team with Toys for Tots for Dec. 14 outdoor concert

UI Opera Workshop offers essentials of 'The Magic Flute' Dec. 14 and 15

november 29

UI students and faculty will hold a pottery sale Dec. 1

Monique and Alger, Lorkovic to perform on 'Java Blend' Dec. 7, 14

Latin Jazz concert Dec. 14 at UI will feature guest artist Ray Vega

november 28

Richard Price reads Dec. 6 as guest of the UI Writers' Workshop

November 26

Controversial essayist Joe Wenderoth will read Nov. 29 at UI

Award-winning revival of 'My Fair Lady' comes to Hancher Dec. 12-15

november 21

Fine Arts Council to sponsor Holiday Thieves' Art Market Dec. 1-2

Composers Workshop will present new works by UI graduate students Dec. 2

University and Concert Bands will share concert program Dec. 5

MFA Directors One-Act Play Festival will run for two weekends

Piano music will be the main topic of 'Know the Score LIVE!' Dec. 7

Orhon will present the double in bass in diverse chamber settings Dec. 8

november 20

Iowa Woodwind Quintet offers 'Fire Flies' and other unusual works Dec. 4

Anthony Arnone's Dec. 7 cello recital will feature music for voice

UI Chamber Orchestra will feature faculty soloists Dec. 9

November 19

UI writing students will field questions at Nov. 29 gallery talk

UI 'Patient Voice' participants present free reading Nov. 29

Sweet Honey in the Rock returns to UI Hancher Auditorium Dec. 8

November 16

UI writers win 2007 National Book Awards in fiction and poetry

Nov. 29 Maia Quartet concert honors the memory of Ruth Becker

Chekhov comes to Texas in 'Anton in Show Business,' Nov. 29 to Dec. 9

UI class in collaboration results in 'Timeless Suspension of Dreams'

november 15

University of Iowa Libraries unveil the Iowa Gallery digital art collections

UI Museum of Art offers final 'View and DO' event of 2007 Dec. 1

UI student conductors will lead 'A Seasonal Serenade' Dec. 2

UI Hancher Auditorium presents 'A Rockapella Holiday' Dec. 5

november 14

New Yorker critic Judith Thurman will read for 'Live from Prairie Lights'

UI Museum of Art announces Thanksgiving holiday hours

november 9

'Piano Sundays' series continues Nov. 18 at Old Capitol Museum

Thanksgiving holidays to bring players together for casual concert Nov. 21

UI Symphony and Choruses will perform two English choral works Nov. 28

november 8

The Lonelyhearts, Burlington Street Bluegrass Band to perform on 'Java Blend'

november 7

International Writing Program alumnus returns to speak on Nov. 9

Hancher gift shop has holiday shopping hours through Dec. 20

November 5

Dog rescuer will read for 'Live from Prairie Lights' Nov. 15 (Cancelled)

november 1

Poets Taransky and Stempleman, UI Writers' Workshop students, to read Nov. 13

UI Museum of Art will present collaborative multimedia artworks Nov. 15

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Business

november 30

Entrepreneurial Center boot camp offers training in starting a business

november 29

Kum & Go's Krause to receive University of Iowa business leadership award

MEDIA ADVISORY: Fiscal Wake Up Tour speakers available for interviews

November 26

UI Pappajohn Center moves up in Entrepreneur Magazine rankings

november 20

Merrill Lynch insurance expert will give Tippie lecture Nov. 26

November 19

Looming national debt crisis subject of RSM McGladrey Lecture at UI

november 16

Bovine prints to support 'Tippie Cowlege of Business'

november 14

Noel-Levitz opens new facility at UI's Oakdale Research Park

november 6

Xerox turn-around leader Zimmerman to speak at Tippie College of Business

november 2

Alumna, CEO to deliver Nov. 6 Tippie lectures

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Law

november 21

Sidel lecture discusses new laws aimed at human traffickers

november 14

New law school career counseling service brings counselor to alumni

november 2

UI alumnus creates scholarship in real estate law

Law professor Reitz advising Vietnam on reforming its court system

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Education

november 29

'Coming to America' essay contest winners announced

November 28

UI's Fi receives grant to improve high school mathematics education in Iowa

Hand nets $400,000 grant to promote critical thinking in science, literacy

November 5

Ho, Dunbar garner grant to explore implications of educational growth models

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Liberal Arts and Sciences

november 30

UI research: even today, couples put more emphasis on husband's career

MEDIA ADVISORY: UI Department of Chemistry holds renovation open house Dec. 7

november 29

'Coming to America' essay contest winners announced

november 28

French diplomat to visit UI campus Nov. 30

Researcher discusses global warming's impact on Iñupiat whaling Dec. 3 (Canceled)

november 27

Acoustical Society of America honors Titze for voice research

November 26

NSF grant funds research on risky decision-making in pre-teens

UI African American Studies Program hosts open house Nov. 29

November 19

Redlawsk to discuss 'The Power of the Iowa Caucus' Nov. 29 in Des Moines

november 16

UI center holds sixth annual conference on racial disparities

College of Engineering names Bently Faculty Fellows

November 12

UI biologists collaborate in genomic study of genetic, evolutionary processes

Scruggs presents 'Venezuela and Hugo Chávez' at Nov. 15 luncheon lecture

november 8

UI launches math preparation Web site for high school students

november 6

Film depicts suicide bomber in Israeli-Palestinian conflict Nov. 13

UI biologist uses $1.47 million NIH grant to study brain cell connections

Café Scientifique presents free talk on the center of our galaxy Nov. 8

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Engineering

november 30

UI engineer exhibits test to evaluate effectiveness of training systems

november 28

Iowa Institute for Biomedical Imaging to hold lung imaging workshop Dec. 3

November 26

Hornbuckle named Wheeler Faculty Fellow of Engineering

november 16

College of Engineering names Bently Faculty Fellows

November 12

College of Engineering appoints Ortberg to advisory board

november 7

NADS nets $2.5 million contract to study alcohol-related driver impairment

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International Programs

november 29

Biden to discuss American foreign policy and Iran Dec. 3

'Coming to America' essay contest winners announced

november 28

French diplomat to visit UI campus Nov. 30

Gordon to discuss American and world security at Dec. 5 luncheon

UI students to join in multicultural event at Prairie Heights Elementary

november 27

UI International Student Ambassadors host Cultural Ball Nov. 30

Exhibition brings together local artists for Global AIDS day Dec. 1

November 26

Public health, sex workers' rights focus of Nov. 29 lecture

UI Office for Study Abroad announces photo contest winners

UI Going Global in Iowa program offers free intercultural training Dec. 10

November 12

UI announces study abroad, international student statistics

Scruggs presents 'Venezuela and Hugo Chávez' at Nov. 15 luncheon lecture

november 6

Film depicts suicide bomber in Israeli-Palestinian conflict Nov. 13

Indonesian poetry editor visits Nov. 7-10 to explore creative expression

UI celebrates International Education Week Nov. 12-16

November 5

Face AIDS committee calls for artists to respond to HIV/AIDS

International visitors council to honor West Elementary at Nov. 7 meeting

Darfur, Iowa and presidential candidates topic of Nov. 8 luncheon

november 2

Dodd to discuss national security and foreign policy Nov. 6

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