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General University News

december 30

Writers' Workshop interview with author Cunningham to air on Big Ten Network

december 23

Homecoming Council donates $40,000 to Habitat for Humanity

december 19

Suspicious package at Burge determined to be ‘no threat’

Investigators seeking tips on suspicious package in Burge Hall

december 16

UI Libraries specialists help area museums with flood restoration work

MEDIA ADVISORY: December commencement coverage; Voxman to receive honorary degree

december 15

Freshmen learn leadership skills from UI President Mason

december 12

Shaw promoted to UI Foundation chief operating officer

Mason named 'Most Influential' by Corridor Business Journal

december 11

Pentacrest Museums announce holiday events, gift shop specials and hours

December 10

UI South Korean alumni donate to flood recovery during trip

december 9

Obermann Graduate Institute for Public Engagement names 2009 fellows

december 8

UI combines, relocates winter commencement exercises Dec. 20

Ferentz thrilled for a return to the Outback Bowl

December 3

UI to provide $50,000 for students to create new late-night programs

december 2

UI purchases 22 mobile units to be used by School of Music, Theatre Arts

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Health

December 24

UI Health Care revenue process achieves impressive results, wins awards

december 23

New large bore MRI technology enhances imaging results, patient comfort

december 22

UI brain researchers win major neuroscience award

december 18

Three UI faculty members named AAAS Fellows

Grant funds game to attract future public health workers

Amendola named the John and Kim Callaghan Chair in Sports Medicine

december 17

$1.6 million gift creates UI professorship; Nerad named to position

Sex difference on spatial skill test linked to brain structure

december 15

UI doctoral student publishes book on creating balance in life

december 11

Rare disease provides clues about enzyme role in arrhythmias

December 10

Cellular stress causes fatty liver disease in mice

december 9

Attention needed to prevent Hispanic worker deaths

december 4

Hygienic Lab's K-12 program brings hands-on science to classrooms

December 3

UI to convene health policy leaders in Des Moines Dec. 4

december 2

College of Pharmacy faculty, preceptors honored

december 1

UI study seeks adults with type 2 diabetes

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Iowa Center for the Arts

december 22

UI students head to Outback Bowl with Hawkeye Marching Band

december 19

Old Capitol Museum hosts handmade artist book exhibition

december 15

UI doctoral student publishes book on creating balance in life

december 8

Many UI student artists contribute to Collaborative Performance Dec. 11-13

december 5

UI Youth Ballet premieres 'The Snow Queen' Dec. 20 and 21

december 4

Arabic writer-without-borders had productive time in the state of 'YES!'

december 2

Numerous UI authors make New York Times holiday 'Notable Books' list

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Business

december 29

UI small business client makes canvas grocery bags

december 19

IEM offers lessons in box office prediction markets

December 10

UI South Korean alumni donate to flood recovery during trip

december 9

UI forecaster sees Iowa economic slowdown in '09 but with some strength

December 3

Tippie faculty helps local entrepreneur revolutionize clubfoot treatment

december 2

Research suggests lower costs result from streamlining corn seed supply chain

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Law

December 31

UI local government expert says income tax could help diversify city revenue

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Education

december 19

Patent pending for Invent Iowa winners' 'Mega Melter'

december 15

UI doctoral student publishes book on creating balance in life

December 10

UI South Korean alumni donate to flood recovery during trip

december 8

Belin-Blank Center's 'Nation Deceived' translated in seven leading languages

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Liberal Arts and Sciences

 

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Engineering

december 23

Weber appointed to Green Chair in Hydraulics

december 19

UI researchers receive $899,391 NSF grant to improve water pollution monitoring

december 12

UI engineer studies driver distraction in future vehicles

December 10

UI South Korean alumni donate to flood recovery during trip

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International Programs

december 15

UI doctoral student publishes book on creating balance in life

December 10

UI South Korean alumni donate to flood recovery during trip

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ataglance

December 31

Camping for Kids event to benefit UI Children's Hospital

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute receives funding renewal

december 30

UI Museum of Natural History announces January closing

Singer-songwriter Rachael Davis appears on Jan. 9 'Java Blend'

Physical Therapy Program faculty member, student receive awards

december 29

Research to Prevent Blindness renews UI support

December 24

Fitch named UI associate dean of International Programs

Pharmacy student Livingston to serve on national advisory group

december 23

UI Health Care announces promotions

december 19

Undefeated UI Debate Team wins Macalester Debate Tournament

UI Health Care hires new human resources associate vice president

UI Recreational Services offers holiday mini tennis camp Dec. 27-30

december 18

Carmichael named to advisory board of Chinese university

Singer-songwriter Anna Laube scheduled for Jan. 2 'Java Blend' show

December 17

New winter weather Web page provides cancellations, other information

UI advises students to double-check spring 2009 class locations

UI seeks Honorary Degree nominations

Martin Luther King Jr. Human Rights Week kicks off Jan. 19

december 12

Trade magazine ranks UI accounting department among the best

Center for the Book director runner-up in prestigious MLA First Book Prize

UI painting and drawing professor receives Mitchell Foundation grant

Michelle J. Rourke named Iowa Public Radio development director

Culver's restaurant fundraisers Dec. 16 will benefit UI Children's Hospital

'Java Blend' show features She Swings She Sways Dec. 19

december 11

Nite Ride extends hours for finals week

Researchers will study obesity's role in prostate cancer

UI Center for the Book hosts open house Dec. 12

December 10

UI cinema professor's work will be featured at 2009 Sundance Film Festival

UI researchers receive American Cancer Society seed grants

Museum of Art extends 'Eye Witness' exhibition to Jan. 18

december 9

Wipro CFO to discuss strategy development in Tippie appearance Dec. 9

UI Writers' Workshop conversations premiere on Big Ten Network Dec. 11

december 8

Official University Of Iowa Outback Bowl tour packages now on sale

UI's Big Ten Network flood documentary now on YouTube

Researchers aim to develop cancer vaccines

december 5

Brenneman honored by Physician Assistant Education Association

'Writers Gone Public' features undergraduate nonfiction Dec. 10-11

december 4

Registration available for UI Coyote Camp

Humanities Iowa grant supports Office of the State Archaeologist outreach

December 3

JPEC, Centers for Enterprise sponsor free entrepreneurship boot camp Dec. 12

56 Hope Road performs on 'Java Blend' Dec. 12

Museum of Natural History to screen 'Jewel of the Earth' Dec. 14

Hancher box office closes for UI winter break Dec. 20 to Jan. 19

december 2

UI Alumni Association seeks interest for bowl tour packages

Nobel Laureate Krugman to deliver Levitt Lecture

Daily Iowan wins 'the Pulitzer of college journalism'

UI Hygienic Lab offers program for junior high and high school students

december 1

Ingram named interim UI associate provost for undergraduate education

Free one-act production will be presented at Brewery Square Dec. 5-12

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