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UI students receive degrees after 2014 spring session

UI graduates move their tassles during commencement 2014

The University of Iowa awarded an estimated 5,000 degrees at the close of the 2014 spring session. Story

UI study finds potential genetic link between epilepsy and neurodegenerative disorders

University of Iowa researchers have identified the basic cellular mechanism that goes awry in prickle mutant flies, leading to the epilepsy-like seizures. Story

Bright young students experiment with life as scientists

Arun Velamuri is trying to train pigeons to recognize cancer cells.

Des Moines high school student Arun Velamuri plans to go into medicine some day and says a summer academic camp he attended at the University of Iowa helped him see what his life as a medical scientist might be like. Story

Educating Iowa students: Michelle Sullivan and Austin Kleinmeyer

Advertisement reading "for Iowa" with the University of Iowa name and hashtag #TheUforIOWA

The University of Iowa is the university for Iowa. In the coming weeks, we'll be sharing stories that illustrate the many ways that UI serves our state and shapes Iowa's future. Photo Feature

Journalism alumna lands prime job at 'Cosmopolitan'

Leslie Yazel sitting at her desk

Leslie Yazel, a Des Moines native who earned a Bachelor of Arts in journalism and English from the University of Iowa in 1993, was named executive editor of the iconic magazine for women in May. Story

Student major profile: Dora Grote, Journalism and Mass Communication

Dora Grote, Journalism and Mass Communication

Coon Rapids, Iowa native Dora Grote describes her reasons for coming to the University of Iowa and her education in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Video

Gurnett: Latest data confirms Voyager I in interstellar space

Voyager I

The latest data from UI space physicist Don Gurnett's plasma wave instrument aboard Voyager I confirms that the craft has reached interstellar space. Story from:

Student writers from around world meet at UI camp

young people on hay ride

About 30 young writers from Russia, the U.S., and 10 Arab-speaking countries traveled to Iowa City for the 2014 Between the Lines summer camp—a two-week UI International Writing Program workshop that brings teen writers together for creative writing study and cultural interaction. Story from: Iowa City Press-Citizen

Iowa City Press-Citizen

UI flood update for July 2, 2014

Here is the latest official information about flood preparation efforts at the University of Iowa. Story

Opera Theatre to present 'Patience' July 10-13

The University of Iowa Summer Opera will present Gilbert and Sullivan’s "Patience" at 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, July 10-12, and 2 p.m. Sunday, July 13, at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. Story


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