Parents & Families
Law course helps build connections, dialogue with international students
By: Hayley Bruce | 2015.04.17 | 04:15 pm
A unique University of Iowa law course has created an opportunity for Iowa students to build relationships with their counterparts on the other side of the world.
Junior Jeffrey Ding wins 2015 Truman, Udall Scholarships
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2015.04.17 | 11:17 am
Caring about people and the planet has earned University of Iowa junior Jeffrey Ding two national recognitions—2015 Truman and Udall Scholarships. Ding, who is pursuing majors in economics, political science, and Chinese, will intern this summer with the U.S. Department of State.
Event hosted by UI Iowa Hawkeyes football team raises money for UI Children's Hospital
By: Dana Larson and Steve Roe | 2015.04.15 | 11:35 am
Celebrity Chris Soules will join Kirk Ferentz and the Iowa football team to help raise money for the UI Children's Hospital during the fifth annual Ladies Football Academy June 6.
UI allows the native beaver to gnaw down invasive trees, while saving protected species
By: Wendy Moorehead | 2015.04.13 | 09:50 am
University of Iowa Landscape Services gets by with a little help from this nocturnal, semi-aquatic friend.
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2015.04.13 | 09:26 am
Winners of the John and Elsie Mae Ferentz Undergraduate Fellowships for Research presented their original, faculty-mentored research at the Spring Undergraduate Research Festival (SURF) on Thursday, April 9, 2015.
Gene loss creates anorexia-related behaviors in mice
By: Jennifer Brown | 2015.04.08 | 04:44 pm
Building on their discovery of a gene linked to eating disorders in humans, a team of researchers at the University of Iowa has now shown that loss of the gene in mice leads to several behavioral abnormalities that resemble behaviors seen in people with anorexia nervosa.
Two students receive 2015 Goldwater honors
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2015.04.07 | 05:25 pm
Kasra Zarei, a University of Iowa sophomore from Coralville, has received a 2015 Goldwater Scholarship, the premier undergraduate award for students in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. UI junior and Clive native Alexandra Bartlett received an honorable mention.
UI study shows how the employee who goes above and beyond improves entire team's performance
By: Tom Snee | 2015.04.07 | 12:22 pm
A new study from the University of Iowa suggests managers can improve their work teams’ performances by focusing their motivation efforts on that “extra miler” instead of trying to motivate everyone equally.