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january 30

UI schedules public teach-in panels on sustainability Feb. 5

January 28

EPA notes UI's carbon emission reduction for 2008

UI students can participate in Chicago service-learning spring break project

january 27

Music Library temporarily moves from Voxman to Main Library

Late-night movies begin at Iowa Memorial Union

Lincoln's legacy in Iowa on display at UI Main Library

january 26

FEMA announces financing options for flood-damaged UI buildings

University Housing to return Parklawn residence hall to apartment complex

january 23

MEDIA ADVISORY: UI to hold flood recovery briefing Monday

UI Graduate College alumna wins nation's top dissertation award

january 22

UI Lecture Committee announces spring semester speakers

UI Martin Luther King Celebration of Human Rights continues

January 21

UI community can explore volunteer opportunities Jan. 28

january 16

Local students on UI President's List for fall 2008

january 15

UI students awarded degrees during December commencement ceremonies

January 8

UI presents MLK Celebration of Human Rights Jan. 19 to Feb. 6

january 6

Volunteers sought for Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service Jan. 19

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Health

january 26

UI environmental health research projects funded

january 23

UI study finds MRSA in Midwestern swine, workers

Farmers, motor vehicle operators top Iowa worker deaths

january 16

New Investigator Research Award recipients announced

january 15

UI Hospitals and Clinics named Top 100 hospital for nursing professionals

january 12

Former Health and Human Services Secretary Sullivan to lecture Jan. 21

January 8

Radon expert urges testing during National Radon Action Month

January 7

UI study seeks women with urinary frequency, bladder problems

january 6

Leslie named head of UI Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

january 5

UI Children's Hospital ranks in the nation's top 25

UI neurosurgeon leads efforts to advance evidence-based cancer care

New information helps UI researchers identify atomic weapons workers

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Iowa Center for the Arts

january 30

Violinist Jakovcic will play 'compelling, complex and grand' music Feb. 15

january 29

Writing University's 'Live from Prairie Lights' features Stephen Lovely Feb. 12

January 28

Swanson will sing 'Songs of War' with Gompper and Esposito, Feb. 4

Updated Time: Center for New Music will present 'New Music for Violin and Viola' Feb. 8

Andrew Porter's Feb. 10 reading will be streamed live by UI Writing University

january 27

UI poets Powell and Mead share a free reading Feb. 9

january 26

FEMA announces financing options for flood-damaged UI buildings

Gopnik to give UI art museum's 2009 Spriestersbach Distinguished Lecture

School of Music will present Liszt Festival, lectures and performances, Feb. 6-7

january 23

University of Iowa Museum of Art collection will return to home state

Tsachor performance launches spring 'Piano Sundays' series at the UI

Time For Three returns to perform more of 'The Future Of Music' Feb. 12

january 22

University Theatres celebrates return to Theatre Building with 'As You Like It'

A few tickets remain for the Vienna Boys' Choir concert Feb. 13

January 21

Graduate students help UI upgrade Studio Arts building for second semester

Charles Bock, Eula Biss read for 'Live from Prairie Lights' Feb. 3 and 5

january 2o

UI School of Music will present memorial concert Saturday for Mark Weiger

january 16

UI jazz faculty ensemble performs Jan. 25

January 14

Benjamin Coelho will perform virtuoso bassoon recital Feb. 1

january 13

'24' character Kanin named after Writers' Workshop faculty member Canin

Eberle and Hand will present works for voice and organ Jan. 25

A few tickets remain for St. Lawrence String Quartet concert Feb. 4

January 8

Kurt Elling is joined by Ernie Watts for Jan. 24 Coltrane/Hartman tribute

January 2

UI Center for the Book presents book art exhibits Jan. 8-10

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January 29

Take a penny, leave a penny -- pay the tax?

january 22

Study suggests manager bonuses for better mutual fund performance

january 9

BioVentures Center business incubator opens at UI Research Park

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Law

january 27

Law class examines development of post-Soviet Russian law, economy

january 26

Law professor's book helps to clear up poorly written contracts

january 23

Law school program to examine Cedar Rapids flood, update city's status

January 14

Why Obama won't wear a robe to the inauguration

january 13

Second Amendment attorney discusses rolling back gun laws in lecture

January 7

Sale suggests realigning federal agencies to prevent future market meltdowns

january 6

UI law professors help legislators legislate

Law school hosts attorney who led Supreme Court fight against gun ban

january 5

UI law center presents 'Global Financial Crisis for Dummies'

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Education

 

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january 30

UPDATED ROOM: UI conference examines state of African Americans in athletics Feb. 10-11

january 23

UI Graduate College alumna wins nation's top dissertation award

UI public lectures celebrating International Year of Astronomy begin Jan. 28

january 12

UI researchers go to the ends of the Earth for January studies

january 5

Study shows need for standardizing nursing home social workers' credentials

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january 20

Engineer receives $900,000 federal contract to bring simulators to road design

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International Programs

 

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january 30

Former UI President Skorton to speak at banquet today

OLLI at Iowa taps 'Writing University' for Nonfiction Writing Programs

UI teams with others to offer new Girl Scouts heart patch

UI Recreational Services hosts Moonlight Ski and S'mores Feb. 6

Woodwind quintet Sopro Brasil will play at UI Feb. 9

Gallery series presents 'White Elephant' Feb. 12-15

january 29

Survey ranks Tippie finance program as world's best among public universities

Residential Dining debuts nutrition Web site

Sexual assault survivors invited to spring Voices of Courage support group

UI Lecture Committee presents Inga Muscio Feb. 3

Radiothon to benefit kids with cancer next week, Feb. 4-6

Alex Dezen of the Damnwells on Iowa Public Radio's 'Java Blend' Feb. 6

Careers for Change lecture to feature Peter Eichstadt Feb. 12

January 28

'Oxford Project' wins award for its appeal to teens

UI study on prostate enlargement seeks men age 45 and older

january 27

CIVIC annual meeting, featuring postgraduate fellows, to take place Jan. 28

Cedar Falls Mini Medical School examines heart valve disease Feb. 18

january 26

Proposals sought for Catalyst Award Seed Grants

UI Opera Studies Forum opens spring semester with 'Opera Cut Short' Jan. 30

Harvard professor to discuss enfeebled presidency in law school lecture Feb. 2

Graduate students present public engagement projects Feb. 5

Illustration workshop to be held at Museum of Natural History Feb. 8

january 23

Law professor Adrien Wing honored by Association of American Law Schools

Heartland Center seeks proposals for pilot research projects

UI Recreational Services offers cross-country ski waxing clinic Jan. 26

University Theatres Gallery Series presents 'No Good War' Feb. 5-8

january 22

Lunch with the Chefs returns to IMU

People's Art Project invites 'pieces' for human puzzle in Spirit Lake project

Bijou Theater presents 'Timecrimes' and 'A Christmas Tale' Jan. 23-29

Martin Luther King, Jr. Research Symposium features diversity research Jan. 30

The 100s on Iowa Public Radio's 'Java Blend' Jan. 30

January 21

University Book Store announces spring semester opening hours, locations

Law faculty named to national law group section leadership

Two UI researchers to address Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce Jan. 23

Small Business Development Center sets entrepreneurial breakfast forum Jan. 28

UI Center for Human Rights seeks submissions for essay contest by Feb. 2

january 20

Health Iowa offers students 'Passport' to healthy lifestyle

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences awards Bach Fellowships

'Father of obesity surgery' presents talk Jan. 27

Law journal symposium to examine innovation and competition law Feb 13-14

Nominations sought for 2009 Jean Y. Jew Women's Rights Award by March 6

january 16

UI educator judges research at national biomedical conference

UI postdoctoral fellow receives muscular dystrophy funding

Jan. 22 lecture examines UI resources to aid commercialization

Urban League head Morial to discuss post-Obama America at law school Jan. 23

january 15

Ponseti to speak Jan. 16 about clubfoot treatment program in India

Awful Purdies on Iowa Public Radio's 'Java Blend' Jan. 23

Tim Fay and friends read from Wapsipinicon Almanac Jan. 30

January 14

Sidel to discuss U.S. human trafficking laws in Jan. 21 panel discussion

Students may qualify for double tax credit because of flood

Big Ten Network to air 'Iowa Magazine: Vitality' in February

Rape Victim Advocacy Program builds awareness of stalking in community

january 13

Deadline to apply for Rape Victim Advocacy Program advocate training is Feb. 2

Pharmacy postdoctoral researchers receive fellowships

january 12

UI Staff Council presents MLK celebration Jan. 14

UI researcher receives Muscular Dystrophy Association grant

SBDC announces Iowa entrepreneur of the year winners

january 9

Project to close inside eastbound lane of Highway 6 near Woolf Avenue bridge

Osher Institute offers 'Behind the Scenes' for Elling concert

January 8

Davenport Mini Medical School examines heart valve disease Jan. 28

January 7

UI Health Care cancer tip: What to know about cervical cancer screenings

UI engineers participate in Cairo, Egypt water resources workshop Jan. 5-9

UI sponsors Jan. 15 program on collaboration during the flood crisis

SBDC hosts QuickBooks instructional workshops Jan. 15, 16

Shea kicks off spring 'Live from Prairie Lights' events Jan. 22

January 6

Silliman to discuss 'The Global Women's Movement Today' Jan. 17

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