UI College of Nursing students hold up a thank you sign in front of the college.

UI College of Nursing reaches $20 million campaign milestone

Gifts Contribute to 'For Iowa. Forever More: The Campaign for the University of Iowa'
The University of Iowa College of Nursing has reached a major milestone in "For Iowa. Forever More: The Campaign for the University of Iowa." The college has raised more than $20 million in private support toward its $25 million goal as part of the campaign.
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Always a good time to be Phil

Faculty and staff giving campaign rolls on
Oct. 13-17 marked the second annual We Are Phil giving appeal for University of Iowa faculty and staff, but the push to bolster private support for UI people and programs continues.
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.
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'We Are Phil' kicks off second year of campaign

Successful annual giving program promotes philanthropy among UI faculty and staff
Now in its second year, "We Are Phil" will hold its annual appeal Oct. 13 through Oct. 17. "We Are Phil" is the UI’s faculty and staff giving program that highlights the transformative power of philanthropy—“Phil”—at Iowa and asks faculty and staff to consider making annual financial contributions to support any area of the UI.
Nicole Richardson, a former Biology and Iowa Biosciences Advantage program student, works with her mentor, Daniel Lusche.

Alumni couple gives $1 million to boost undergraduate research at the UI

Gift contributes to 'For Iowa. Forever More: The Campaign for the University of Iowa'
A new pilot program in the University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts and Sciences will enhance research opportunities for selected undergraduate students in science thanks to a $1 million gift to the UI Foundation from Robert J. and Sue B. Latham, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Bequest from alumnus provides $7.8 million for genetics research at the UI

Estate gift contributes to 'For Iowa. Forever More: The Campaign for the University of Iowa'
University of Iowa alumnus Franklin D. Trueblood’s lifelong interest in medical innovation inspired an estate gift that will dramatically enhance cutting-edge genetics research in the UI Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine.
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Family makes gift in memory of famed UI printmaker Mauricio Lasansky

Gift contributes to 'For Iowa. Forever More: The Campaign for the University of Iowa'
A gift from the family of internationally renowned artist Mauricio Lasansky honors his legacy as a groundbreaking printmaker and distinguished professor who helped shape the University of Iowa’s pioneering contributions to the world of arts education.
Keeping Iowans Healthy: Fighting Diabetes

Keeping Iowa Healthy - Diabetes Research Center

Fraternal Order of Eagles gift will propel diabetes research
In this video, Dale Abel, director of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center at the University of Iowa, discusses the mission of this center and how a $25 million dollar gift from the Fraternal Order of Eagles will make new advances and understanding possible in the fight against this devastating disease.