Sally Mason

Regents approve tuition freeze for resident undergraduates

Board's action is third consecutive year that tuition has held steady
The Iowa Board of Regents on Wednesday approved a third consecutive year of freezing tuition for resident undergraduate students at the University of Iowa. The Regents also voted to increase tuition for nonresident undergraduates and graduate students attending the UI by 1.75 percent.

Regents approve interim appointments in UI administration

Rod Lehnertz and Terry Johnson will oversee UI finance and operations, succeeding Doug True
The Iowa Board of Regents on Wednesday approved interim appointments to oversee the University of Iowa's finances and key administrative responsibilities, in the wake of the impending retirement of UI senior financial officer Doug True.

Media advisory: President Mason media availability on Nov. 18

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.

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Mason highlights historical milestones at Nov. 20 Des Moines luncheon
As Iowa’s first public university, the University of Iowa has a proud history of improving the lives of Iowans. UI President Sally Mason will explore a number of historical milestones Nov. 20 in Des Moines when she speaks on, “The University for Iowa: A Legacy of Service and Engagement.”
John and Mary Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building

UI dedicates $126 million biomedical hub

John and Mary Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building houses research from diabetes to heart and lung diseases
The University of Iowa ushered in a new age of accelerated research in biomedicine with the formal opening on Wednesday of the $126 million John and Mary Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building. The 256,000-square-foot building on the UI health sciences campus will house “high-risk, high-reward” research in diabetes, deafness, and brain science as well as complex diseases affecting the heart and lungs.
Exterior of Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building

UI hosts dedication ceremony for $126 million Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building

256,000-square-foot building will be hub of 'high-risk, high-reward' research
The University of Iowa will hold a dedication ceremony Wednesday, Oct. 15, for the $126 million John and Mary Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building, which will house “high-risk, high-reward” research in diabetes, deafness, and brain science as well as complex diseases affecting the heart and lungs. Media tours start at 3:15 p.m., followed by a dedication program, ribbon-cutting ceremony, and public reception, and tours.
President Mason speaks to media - October 8, 2014

President Mason discusses new scholarships, student success during media availability

University of Iowa President Sally Mason met with reporters Wednesday, Oct. 8 at Jessup Hall as part of her regularly scheduled media availabilities, discussing student success, affordability, and expanded scholarship opportunities to attract more high-achieving students and boost enrollment across the board.

Mason calls for three-year bachelor's degrees

Proposal would save students money, offer head start on careers
University of Iowa President Sally Mason has called on the university to offer three-year bachelor’s degree options to help ambitious, talented students complete their studies earlier, save money, and get a head start on their careers.

UI President Mason announces sanctioning guidelines for sexual misconduct

First-ever guidelines come as UI announces second student expelled for sexual violence
The University of Iowa has established its first-ever sanctioning guidelines to address sexual misconduct and expelled a second student for a sexual-violence incident, UI President Sally Mason announced on Thursday. The sanctioning guidelines outline in detail the severe repercussions – from probation to expulsion – for those who commit sexual misconduct.

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