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UI graduates Andrea Jansa (left) and Jimmy Centers (right) work at the Iowa State Capitol in Des Moines. Both picked up valuable job skills volunteering on political campaigns while they were students. Photo by Tom Jorgensen.
Midterm elections are coming up, and a new U.S. president will be voted into office in just two years. While many voters dread the aggressive political campaigning that is sure to come, some students at the University of Iowa use the opportunity to advance their careers. Story

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Born and raised in Denison, Iowa, James Hansen earned his bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in physics from the UI. He studied under the legendary UI space scientist James Van Allen.