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General University News

january 31

Mason to co-chair panel on national energy policy, competitiveness

january 30

UI alumna creates endowed lecture fund

january 25

Athletics scholarship honors friendship and fatherhood

UI students awarded degrees during fall commencement

january 24

Nite Ride service resumes this week with expanded route

Local students on UI President's List

january 23

Local student on UI Dean's List for fall 2007

january 22

UI community can explore volunteer opportunities Jan. 30

january 18

Order of Eastern Star Gift Will Benefit UI Children’s Hospital

january 17

UI promotes education during National Stalking Awareness Month

January 16

UI provost names team to find solutions to underage drinking problem

MEDIA ADVISORY: College of Public Health dean candidate forum is Jan. 17

january 14

MEDIA ADVISORY: College of Public Health dean candidate forum is Jan. 15.

january 11

UI mourns passing of Dewey Stuit and David Forkenbrock 

UI presents Human Rights Week Jan. 15-30

january 10

Jan. 31 is deadline to apply for Rape Victim Advocacy Program training

january 9

Pen pal project brings UI to suburban Chicago schools

january 8

$150,000 from Peregrine Charities to benefit UI pediatrics January 7

UI election Web site to be included in Library of Congress collection

Jan. 17 event focuses on university-community collaboration

January 3

Moloney becomes Certified Executive Chef after cooking tests

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Health

january 31

Wells leads College of Pharmacy Division of Pharmaceutical Service

Mobile Clinic partnering with Cedar Rapids' free medical clinic

january 29

Kumar receives CHEEC seed grant for air quality study

january 25

Unexpected protein interaction suggests new ALS drug target

january 23

MEDIA ADVISORY: College of Public Health dean candidate forum is Jan. 24

january 22

Williamsburg eighth-grader receives Hygienic Laboratory grant

january 18

UI STAR registry helps adults age 50 and over take part in studies

january 16

Farmers account for one-third of Iowa worker deaths in 2007

UI study seeks men with urinary problems

MEDIA ADVISORY: College of Public Health dean candidate forum is Jan. 17

january 15

Medical error reporting by doctors to hospitals seems underused

january 14

UI study examines decision-making deficits in older adults

Holden Cancer Center receives Lance Armstrong Foundation grant

Jan. 22 UI lecture will examine the history of hypochondria

MEDIA ADVISORY: College of Public Health dean candidate forum is Jan. 15.

january 11

Clinical laboratories at UI Hospitals and Clinics receive accreditation

Griffith appointed to Andersen-Hebbeln professorship

Iowa Hospital Association study shows strong economic impact

Public to help create work of art at UI Hospitals and Clinics

january 10

Doorn studies link between pesticides, Parkinson's disease

Augustana College students dance to make a difference

UI nurse specialist named American Academy of Nursing Fellow

january 9

UI physician receives international honor

january 7

Osher hosting pre-performance class on "Pentagon Papers"

january 4

Caplan named head of UI Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry

Advisory: College of Public Health dean candidate forum is Jan. 7

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Iowa Center for the Arts

january 31

Symphony Band will present Esposito, preview Carnegie Hall concert Feb. 16

january 30

'Live from Prairie Lights' celebrates Darwin Day Feb. 14

january 25

UI Museum of Art hosts 'View and DO" family event Feb. 2

UI Electronic Music Studios presents concert Feb. 3

Faculty trombonist David Gier presents Feb. 7 concert at the UI

UI Department of Theatre Arts hosts 10-minute play festival Feb. 7-10

Consortium of Midwest universities will present new music Feb. 8 and 9

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra performs Ellington love songs in Hancher

january 24

Hancher presents Gil and Orli Shaham Feb. 10 in Clapp Recital Hall

january 23

'Live from Prairie Lights' lineup includes Writers' Workshop student Ellis

january 22

January and February events will be previewed Jan. 25 on 'Know the Score'

january 18

Film of Joffrey 'River to River' tour will be screened Jan. 27 in Hancher

Feb. 1 world premiere chronicles attempts to reverse homosexuality

Video portraits of celebrities will star in Robert Wilson show, Feb. 2 - March 30

Nez/Wolfe Duo will combine present three Iowa premieres Feb. 2

january 16

Blues legend B.B. King performs in Hancher Feb. 7

january 15

Foerstner will read from Van Allen biography for 'Live from Prairie Lights'

UI Symphony Band plays Carnegie Hall March 19

january 14

Ellsberg participates in 'Top Secret' Pentagon Papers events at the UI

January 11

SCOPE presents Ben Folds in the Iowa Memorial Union Main Lounge

Jan. 25 'Live from Prairie Lights' features new Wapsipinicon Almanac

january 10

Turtle Island and Stefon Harris perform Ellington's sacred music Jan. 26

Poison Control Center to perform on 'Java Blend' Jan. 18

january 7

Eli Jones to perform on 'Java Blend' Jan. 11

Pollan reads Jan. 13 at Iowa City Public Library for 'Live from Prairie Lights'

january 4

Blackwell to lecture on fairy tale operas Jan. 10, 11

UI writers appear on numerous 2007 'best books' lists

january 3

WSUI 'Live from Prairie Lights' remembers Sontag and Mailer Jan. 5

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Business

january 30

Financial Times names Tippie accounting program among top 10 in world

McCain, Clinton take commanding leads on IEM

january 28

UI researcher: blissfully ignorant shoppers are happier with their choices

january 11

Henry Fund, managed by Tippie MBA students, grows 12 percent in 2007

january 9

Clinton back on top of Iowa Electronic Markets after New Hampshire win

january 8

Obama, McCain lead Iowa Electronic Markets on N.H. primary day

january 4

Obama, Huckabee up; Clinton, Romney down on Iowa Electronic Markets

january 3

McCain, Clinton lead Iowa IEM nomination markets on caucus day

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Law

january 30

Law professor examines Jack Bauer's influence on national security law

january 18

Law professor Sale says Court decision a blow to shareholders' rights

january 14

Ellsberg participates in 'Top Secret' Pentagon Papers events at the UI

january 9

Law research finds U.S. farm workers hurt by guest worker visa process

january 7

Osher hosting pre-performance class on "Pentagon Papers"

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Education

January 14

VISIT POSTPONED: Grassley to view Belin-Blank Center program during Jan. 17 school visit

NASA's Blaney to visit UI, inspire educators, students at Jan. 17 talk

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Liberal Arts and Sciences

january 31

Exhibit marks 50th anniversary of U.S., Van Allen entering the Space Age

january 25

UI Hawkeye Poll: Iowans had fun at their caucuses

january 24

UI students elected to Phi Beta Kappa membership

january 14

UI study: weight-loss tips differ in African-American, mainstream magazines

january 11

UI mourns passing of Dewey Stuit and David Forkenbrock 

january 7

Entries for 2007 Iowa Gallup Award accepted through March 1

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Engineering

january 17

Engineering offers wind turbine design, wind power management courses

january 11

UI mourns passing of Dewey Stuit and David Forkenbrock 

UI College of Engineering notifies former students of technology miscue

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International Programs

january 4

Blackwell to lecture on fairy tale operas Jan. 10, 11

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At a Glance

january 31

Women 3.0 magazine ranks Tippie EMBA program as one of the best

Heartland Center seeks proposals for pilot research projects

UI master's program in urban and regional planning hosts open house Feb. 7

Register as a bone marrow donor Feb. 7

january 30

UI partners with EPA to use and produce green power

Rape Victim Advocacy Program calls for artwork to unify community

ISU Dance Marathon gives big boost to UI Children's Hospital

january 29

Human rights essay contest open to UI, ISU and UNI students, Feb. 1 deadline

Ellis to perform on 'Java Blend' Feb. 8

Community seminar Feb. 13 to focus on arrhythmias

January 28

Bijou announces spring film line-up

Pharmacy panel discussion Jan. 30 will focus on diverse populations

Finding God at Iowa presents 'God Talk on The Campaign Trail' Feb. 1

Ruth White will speak at Martin Luther King, Jr. Research Symposium Feb. 1

Hands-on discussion with Van Allen biographer Abigail Foerstner Feb. 1

'Behind the Scenes at the UI Museum of Art' course begins Feb. 7

Business students will analyze, rate commercials during Super Bowl

january 25

Valley, Waukee students to hold Mini-Dance Marathon Jan. 25

Iowa State students to 'Kick it for the Kids' Jan. 26

Pharmacy student group hosts HIV/AIDS panel discussion Jan. 26

Public can meet Iowa author Rosanne Klass at UI Main Library Jan. 30

Timothy Ehlen performs Feb. 2 for UI Piano Festival

Soprano Valerie Errante returns to UI for Feb. 3 recital CANCELLED

Brazilian violinist will give UI guest recital Feb. 5

UI picks up three 'ICKY' awards

january 24

Dinner to teach students dining etiquette, how to make a good first impression

UI Division of Continuing Education hosts open house Jan. 30

Outreach Africa meeting highlights volunteer opportunities Jan. 30

Radiothon to benefit kids with cancer Jan. 30 to Feb. 1

Jascat to perform on 'Java Blend' Feb. 1

UI Dance Marathon begins Feb. 1

Health Iowa offers students 'Passport' to healthy lifestyle

january 23

Carter to receive American Pharmacists Association honor

'What Would Jesus Buy?' film at Bijou Jan. 25-31

JAnuary 18

UI Recreational Services offers free trial classes starting Jan. 21

Juliet White-Smith will play solo viola recital Jan. 30

Organist from Luther Seminary and St. Olaf will present guest recital Feb. 1

Art historians Antliff and Leighten will speak Feb. 4 and 5 LEIGHTEN TALK RESCHEDULED TO FEB. 6

Human rights benefit concert to take place Jan. 24

january 17

Jones to discuss international elections at Jan. 29 luncheon

New Stanley Foundation president to visit UI campus Jan. 24

january 16

Orange Mighty Trio to perform on 'Java Blend' Jan. 25

Piano Sundays return Jan. 27 at Old Capitol Museum

Augustana College Dance Marathon raises $30,000

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