College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
External Media | 2015.01.27 | 01:28 pm
Just three weeks after it came out, Descent, a thriller by UI alumnus Tim Johnston about the disappearance of a teenage girl and her family's agony over it, is already in its third printing and made USA Today's top 100 bestseller list.
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2015.01.27 | 12:00 pm
Kindred by Choice , written by Glenn Penny, professor of history in the UI College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, was named a Choice Outstanding Academic Title of 2015.
Production part of Big Ten Theatre Consortium Initiative
By: Kristan Hellige | 2015.01.27 | 10:32 am
The University of Iowa Department of Theatre Arts will present "Good Kids" by Naomi Iizuka as part of a rolling premiere commissioned by the Big Ten Theatre Consortium. This production will be on stage Feb. 5-8 and 11-15 in the David Thayer Theatre.
Mellon Foundation awards $1.6 million grant to support collaborative efforts
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2015.01.26 | 09:40 am
Grinnell College and the University of Iowa have received a $1.6 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to develop humanities-centered collaborations that expand the use of digital technology among faculty and students.
Study Abroad Fair Jan. 29 to feature array of short-term programs for UI students
By: Lauren Katalinich | 2015.01.23 | 11:27 am
Students on the UI’s summer Irish Writing Program have the opportunity to work with esteemed Irish writers and academics to hone their craft while taking in Dublin’s rich cultural and literary history. This is one of many programs to be represented at the spring Study Abroad Fair Thursday, Jan 29.
Roundup of UI activities, research, public engagement, and campus life
By: Matt Jansen | 2015.01.22 | 10:55 am
"Iowa Now Minute" is a 60-second roundup highlighting recent UI activities, research, public engagement, and campus life. Look for a new video every Thursday on Iowa Now.
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2015.01.21 | 01:13 pm
The University of Iowa Department of Dance outreach program—the University of Iowa Youth Ballet and School of Dance—has recently added a third level to their adult classical ballet program.
Annual program includes events from Day of Service to unity walk and Wycliffe Gordon lecture and performance
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2015.01.15 | 11:39 am
An annual University of Iowa celebration honoring the life and work of Martin Luther King Jr. and addressing contemporary human rights issues will be held Jan. 19-31.
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2015.01.15 | 08:41 am
The University of Iowa Office of Strategic Communciation will highlight publications by UI faculty of academic books and journal articles on a regular basis in Iowa Now.