Achievements

Grants UI among groups awarded grant to design new STEM course

The University of Iowa, Kirkwood Community College, seven partner school districts and 25 STEM business and industry leaders have been awarded an Iowa Governor’s STEM Center grant to jointly design a STEM innovator course at the new Kirkwood Regional Center which opens in the fall of 2015. The one-

Video: December 2014 College of Education teacher education convocation

Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, 4 p.m. Iowa Memorial Union Main Lounge
The December 2014 College of Education teacher education convocation will be streamed live to "Iowa Now." Streaming will begin shortly before the ceremony begins. Archival video will replace the live stream on the "Iowa Now" page within 24 hours of the conclusion of the ceremony.

Video: December 2014 Graduate College commencement

Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, 7 p.m. Carver-Hawkeye Arena
The December 2014 UI Graduate College commencement ceremony will be streamed live to "Iowa Now." Streaming will begin shortly before the ceremony begins. Archival video will replace the live stream on the "Iowa Now" page within 24 hours of the conclusion of the ceremony.

Video: December 2014 undergraduate commencement

Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, 9 a.m. Carver-Hawkeye Arena
The December 2014 UI Undergraduate commencement ceremony, including the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Tippie College of Business, University College, and the Bachelor of Science degree candidates in the Carver College of Medicine, will be streamed live to "Iowa Now." Streaming will begin shortly before the ceremony begins.

Video: December 2014 College of Nursing commencement ceremony

Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, 10 a.m. Iowa Memorial Union Main Lounge
The December 2014 College of Nursing commencement will be streamed live to "Iowa Now." Streaming will begin shortly before the ceremony begins. Archival video will replace the live stream on the "Iowa Now" page within 24 hours of the conclusion of the ceremony.

Video: December 2014 College of Engineering commencement ceremony

Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, noon, Macbride Hall Auditorium
The December 2014 College of Engineering commencement will be streamed live to "Iowa Now." Streaming will begin shortly before the ceremony begins. Archival video will replace the live stream on the "Iowa Now" page within 24 hours of the conclusion of the ceremony.

Longevity Awards: November 2014

University of Iowa Staff Council’s service recognition program acknowledges all professional and scientific and merit staff who have reached 25, 30, 35, 40, 45, or 50 years of continuous service. Longevity Award winners receive a certificate and letter of appreciation from the Office of the President.

Grants Barron receives Innovation in Teaching and Technology award

Sheila Barron, statistician/biostatistician manager in the College of Education, received an Innovation in Teaching and Technology award worth $34,600. The award was for her project “An Interactive Simulation Environment for Learning Statistical Concepts.”

Honors Film by UI graduate student accepted into global first film fest

Laura Iancu, graduate student film and video production, and her alternative film Manila Folder have made official selection for Canada's Tattoo Arts Film Festival . The Short Film by the Cinematic Arts student shows a colourful burst of Tattoo, Butterflies and amalgamated Poetry; offset by

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