Goal is to partner with community colleges to better prepare pharmacy technicians for changed roles
By: Richard C. Lewis | 2015.02.02 | 10:27 am
The University of Iowa has organized a summit to better prepare pharmacy technicians for their changed role in the marketplace. The first-ever summit, to be held on Feb. 5 in Des Moines, is a partnership with community colleges statewide to education, training, and curriculum development.
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2014.11.17 | 10:29 am
University of Iowa President Sally Mason will meet with media representatives to share updates on the university and take questions on the record at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18, at 101 Jessup Hall.
New position will guide UI's effort to recruit and enroll students
By: Richard C. Lewis | 2014.10.15 | 12:37 pm
The University of Iowa has hired an associate vice president for enrollment management, a new administrative position to orchestrate the UI’s efforts to recruit and enroll students. Brent Gage starts at the university on Dec. 15. He comes from the University of Alabama-Birmingham, where he has been the associate provost for enrollment management since August 2009.
U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel to lead delegation
By: Gary Galluzzo | 2014.10.10 | 07:00 am
University of Iowa College of Engineering professor of biomedical engineering Karim Abdel-Malek has been invited to serve as a U.S. Delegate to an Oct. 15-17 NATO meeting in Prague, Czech Republic.
Belin-Blank Center's Annual Recognition Ceremony takes place Oct. 5
By: Heather Spangler | 2014.10.02 | 04:01 pm
The University of Iowa Connie Belin and Jacqueline N. Blank International Center for Gifted Education and Talent Development will celebrate hundreds of outstanding fourth through twelfth-grade students and the teachers who inspired them at its annual recognition ceremony Sunday, Oct. 5.
Long-range goal is safe, unmanned/optionally manned aircraft flight
By: Gary Galluzzo | 2014.09.30 | 02:10 pm
The University of Iowa College of Engineering’s Operator Performance Laboratory (OPL), in collaboration with Rockwell Collins, recently completed successful testing of a commercial avionics system that may one day lead to safe, unmanned flight over U.S. skies.
University of Iowa is also ranked in undergraduate business and engineering
By: Hayley Bruce | 2014.09.09 | 08:44 am
The University of Iowa ranks 27th among the nation's best public universities, according to the latest rankings published by the magazine "U.S. News & World Report." The UI's placement in the 2015 edition of the magazine's "Top 30 Public National Universities" compares to a ranking of 29th in the 2014 edition.
Studies focus on meds, personal products in the environment
By: Gary Galluzzo | 2014.08.19 | 01:26 pm
Scientists from around the world are gathering in Iowa City Aug. 19-22 to attend a conference about chemicals in our environment: "EmCon 2014: Fourth International Conference on Occurrence, Fate, Effects and Analysis of Emerging Contaminants in the Environment."