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General University News

may 30

National Kidney Foundation of Iowa gives $775,000 for UI research

May 29

UI offers guidance on providing support for Parkersburg tornado victims

may 27

UI obtains warrants in sexual assault case

Barta, Ferentz issue statements on action by Johnson County Attorney's Office

Institute will teach young women how to lead and network, June 1-6

UI names outstanding teaching assistants

Mason to teach leadership class this fall

May 21

New UI grant program helps veterans fill gap left by GI Bill

Iowa Public Radio Executive Director Cindy Browne to step down June 3

may 20

UI graduate students awarded Stanley Awards for Research Abroad

may 19

South Central Iowa showcased in annual UI faculty tour

Heimdal accepts post at Lakeside Laboratory

may 14

UI police report assault

may 13

Carver Trust Grant to help UI create high-tech river observatory

may 8

Reisinger steps down as dean of UI International Programs

May 7

UI to confer degrees in spring commencement exercises

may 6

Eight UI faculty awarded Global and Faculty Scholarships

may 5

International Programs awards summer research fellowships to UI faculty

UI students, professors, staff recognized at UI Honors Program ceremony

May 1

Delta Dental of Iowa makes $1.5 million gift to UI College of Dentistry

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Health

may 30

Rothman named new dean of UI Carver College of Medicine

Center for Disabilities and Development alerts staff of computer security breach

may 29

Family caregiver writing study invites participants

may 28

Preventive treatment may ward off post-stroke depression

Commonwealth Fund report: Iowa leads nation in children's health care

may 23

UI researchers report results of prostate cancer vaccine study

MEDIA ADVISORY: News briefing May 27 on Commonwealth Fund report

UI screenings for munitions workers to conclude in July

may 20

UI graduate students awarded Stanley Awards for Research Abroad

Bybee, Gurney honored for humanism in medicine

may 19

College of Public Health students, faculty, staff honored

Care centers work with UI researchers to improve elder care

may 16

UI College of Public Health to honor alumni award recipients May 16

Schimmelpfennig, Rosazza receive College of Pharmacy alumni awards

may 15

Brennan named the Gergis Professor of Anesthesia

May 14

UI contributes to hemodialysis study that shows challenges remain

UI researchers receive grant to study hospital quality, leadership

may 13

Howard appointed to VanGilder Chair in Neurosurgery

UI study on prostate enlargement seeks men age 45 and older

may 12

UI emergency medicine specialists serve all of Iowa

may 7

Study to examine older drivers and assistance technology

Scottish RiteCare summer program helps children with speech, reading

may 6

University Hygienic Lab 'Spring Forum' coming to six Iowa regions

'100 Great Iowa Nurses' honored in Des Moines

UI hearing aid research aims to find best device for each person

Annual open house for medical rare book room is May 15

may 5

UI part of multicenter islet transplantation study

UI students, professors, staff recognized at UI Honors Program ceremony

May 1

Delta Dental of Iowa makes $1.5 million gift to UI College of Dentistry

Discovery has implications for heart disease

UI study on heart attack, stroke invites participants

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Iowa Center for the Arts

may 30

'Spot: The Hancher Family Arts Adventure' presents Rubberbandance Group June 14

UI Museum of Art exhibition will feature Ponseti collection

may 28

Historical fiction writer Shaara reads June 9 for 'Live from Prairie Lights'

UI alumnus Nam Le returns for June 10 'Live from Prairie Lights' reading

may 23

UI Museum of Art will present video series May 21-Oct. 5

Summer Dance Concert features choreography by UI faculty

may 22

Elevenses readings, discussions offered through the Iowa Summer Writing Festival

may 20

Martone reads from essays, fiction June 2 for 'Live from Prairie Lights'

may 19

Actor/activist Mike Farrell will read May 30 for 'Live from Prairie Lights'

may 16

Exhibition celebrating promised gift of African ceramics opens May 31

May 14

UI junior in cinema is on his way to 2008 Cannes Film Festival -- as a producer

may 13

IWP Associate Director Hugh Ferrer is honored by Open World Center

may 12

Swanson and Disselhorst will present Concert of Sacred Music May 18

Nosikova will play three rarely performed piano concertos May 20

may 9

UI Center for the Book programs benefit from $155,000 donation

may 7

'Sunday Afternoon on the Porch' from UI Press documents small-town Iowa life

may 6

UIMA Director Collinson resigns; White named interim director

Agrell and Mead will play some of their favorite pieces May 12

may 5

UI Hancher Auditorium seeks partnering community for 2009 residency

may 2

Iowa Percussion gets another 'Last Chance' on Mother's Day

may 1

UI students win awards at the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival

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Business

May 21

Study: owning a home doesn't necessarily benefit families

may 15

UI researchers among those calling for legal clarification of prediction markets

Tippie MBA students help spread the word about Ponseti clubfoot treatment

Local students honored in Iowa business plan competition

may 12

Cargill Animal Nutrition, Cargill AgHorizons move to UI Research Park

may 7

Clinton contract takes a beating on Iowa Electronic Markets

may 6

Research confirms a firm grip is key to successful job interview

may 5

Researcher finds good management, stock buy-backs, deter takeover attempts

UI students, professors, staff recognized at UI Honors Program ceremony

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Law

 

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Education

may 6

International scholars to participate in Wallace Symposium May 18-20

may 5

UI students, professors, staff recognized at UI Honors Program ceremony

May 1

Faculty and staff honored with 2008 Audrey Qualls Diversity Awards

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Liberal Arts and Sciences

may 29

UI upgrade of Iowa Robotic Telescope yields beautiful results

may 28

Female lawyers more likely to practice in firms, less likely to make partner

may 22

UI undergraduate receives fellowship to study information technology

May 14

UI junior in cinema is on his way to 2008 Cannes Film Festival -- as a producer

Five UI undergraduates awarded Stanley Scholarships for International Research

may 7

'Mapping Decline' maps out urban decay and depopulation of Saint Louis

may 6

UI psychologist investigates newlyweds' tribulations

may 5

International Programs awards summer research fellowships to UI faculty

UI students, professors, staff recognized at UI Honors Program ceremony

Study: it might be true that 'men marry their mothers'

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Engineering

may 23

Five engineering faculty, staff receive excellence awards

May 15

Engineering announces 2008 Storer Entrepreneurial Award winner

may 7

Study to examine older drivers and assistance technology

may 5

UI students, professors, staff recognized at UI Honors Program ceremony

May 1

Papanicolaou receives national civil engineering prize

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International Programs

may 29

UI students receive funds for human rights summer internships

may 20

UI graduate students awarded Stanley Awards for Research Abroad

May 14

Five UI undergraduates awarded Stanley Scholarships for International Research

may 8

Reisinger steps down as dean of UI International Programs

may 5

International Programs awards summer research fellowships to UI faculty

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ataglance

may 30

Iowa's Tippie undergraduate investors win Krause Challenge

Hubbard Program to host 15 fellows at Law School in June

Big Ten Network puts UI in spotlight June 4

Rick Stanley to perform on 'Java Blend' June 6

UI Museum of Art will be open more hours starting June 10

Impetus Press co-founder Jennifer Banash reads June 11

may 29

Local math stars to compete in national mathematics competition May 31

UI Children's Hospital to host reunion for NICU families June 1

may 28

DeGowin Blood Center offers unique retirement gift opportunity June 2-6

Osher 'Wines' class to visit Ames' Prairie Moon Winery June 4

Pascarella receives honorary doctorate from Blackburn College in May ceremony

may 27

UI President Mason appoints Thomas Dean to Humanities Board

Nominations sought for 2008 I-CASH Hall of Fame Award

may 23

Holden Cancer Center recognized for high-quality cancer care

Nikki Lunden Trio to perform on 'Java Blend' May 30

Piano recital May 30 to benefit UI Children's Hospital

Bill Sackter documentary premieres at Hancher June 7

may 22

Falcon banding set for May 27 and June 3

UI journalism students fare well in national Hearst awards program

May 21

American Cancer Society seed grants awarded to UI researchers

June 3 WSUI 'Live from Prairie Lights' event exposes slavery

may 20

UI Hospitals and Clinics wins award for supply chain efficiency

may 16

UI math students participate in mathematical modeling contest

UI joins Big Ten team on ORBIS 'Flying Eye' Hospital

may 15

UI pharmacy students named to leadership honor society

Learn about Huntington's disease May 20

May 14

UI nursing students named Hartford Scholars

Paleo to perform on 'Java Blend' May 23

may 13

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences to honor top graduates at May 16 reception

State Archaeologist to speak at Explorers Lecture Series May 22

Grant puts UI archaeologists on the road with RAGBRAI July 20-26

may 12

STAR 102.5 Radiothon to benefit UI Children's Hospital

Osher 'Wines' class to visit Indianola's Summerset Winery May 28

may 9

Nite Ride continues over summer and extends hours May 11-15

Event to honor eye, organ, tissue donors and recipients May 13

The Starlings to perform on 'Java Blend' May 16

Iowa City reception to honor Tippie the Cow May 16

Historical keyboards conference brings free concerts to the UI May 23 and 24

may 8

UI researcher honored with national injury prevention award

Students honored for interdisciplinary health research posters

Baldridge to reflect on career at Iowa City Foreign Relations Council May 15

International Studies honors three UI professors May 16

may 7

Registration under way for volunteer conference

Iowa Youth Ballet performs 'Swan Lake' May 17 and 18

may 6

Abstracts being accepted for agricultural safety and health forum

IMU's Kendall Gallery dedicated

Enger reads May 9 for 'Live from Prairie Lights'

may 5

Gallagher named interim director of UI Research Park

UI researcher honored with national injury prevention award

UI Dance Gala feature for the Big Ten Network will be previewed May 9

may 2

Consider Iowa launches new Web site

Porter to discuss mortgage bankruptcy research before U.S. Senate subcommittee

Summer seminar for teachers to focus on East Asia June 16 and July 14-18

May 1

UI Hospitals and Clinics to honor nurses May 6-12

Singer-songwriter P.J. Olsson to perform on 'Java Blend' May 9

UI Hospitals and Clinics to celebrate National Hospital Week May 12-16

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