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Researchers watch data on a computer while troubleshooting electronics.

UI researchers launch rockets in search of unseen parts of universe

Five-year NASA project will develop critical technologies for future missions
A team comprised of University of Iowa researchers and students is sending its own technology on a series of NASA rockets to find parts of space we can't currently see.

Improving health care delivery

Patrick Brophy talks telemedicine at Des Moines Lunch and Learn event
How can we better deliver health care options to rural Iowa? That topic will be the focus of the upcoming Hawkeye Lunch and Learn event, as Patrick Brophy presents “Telemedicine in Iowa: Improving Health Care Delivery.” The event will be held at noon Thursday, March 19, in the John and Mary Pappajohn Education Center, 1200 Grand Ave, Des Moines.
Soccer players take a selfie with kids.

A life-changing trip

University of Iowa soccer sophomores spend week in Nicaragua with Soccer Without Borders
Corey Burns and Amanda Lulek didn't know what to expect when they traveled to Nicaragua with Soccer Without Borders during winter break 2014. It turned out to be one of the best experiences of their lives.

'American Idiot' kicking off Mainstage 2015-16 season

Theatre arts department announces full slate; tickets go on sale in fall
The University of Iowa Department of Theatre Arts has announced the five productions that will make up its 2015-16 Mainstage season. Tickets will be available through the Hancher Box Office at the beginning of the fall semester.
Mark Norris

International Accents UI alumnus reflects on study abroad in Iceland

University of Iowa alumnus Mark Norris, originally from Ames, Iowa, reflects on his study abroad experience in Reykjavik, Iceland, on the University of Iceland exchange program. He graduated from the UI in 2007 with a degree in linguistics and is currently an assistant professor of linguistics at the University of Oklahoma. 

UI student at a job fair.

Finding a Career 101

Class helps UI students figure out what they want to do and start a career doing it
A pithy resume, freshly pressed formalwear, and a firm handshake have always been big parts of a successful job search, but today, it’s so much more than that. The University of Iowa's Pomerantz Career Center offers a semester-long class showing students how to navigate the new world of finding a career.
Joffrey Ballet members performing.

Hancher to present Joffrey Ballet in sold-out performances

Program in intimate venue will feature chamber works by Welch, Wheeldon, and others
Hancher and the Joffrey Ballet enjoy a robust artistic collaboration, and the sold-out performances slated for March 7 and 8 in Iowa City build on that legacy.