UI scientists 'piggyback' on specialized invasive brain monitoring required for epilepsy surgery to learn about tinnitus
By: UI Health Care Marketing and Communications | 2015.04.23 | 04:05 pm
Tapping the highly specialized expertise of a brain research lab at the University of Iowa, researchers have taken advantage of a rare opportunity to record directly from the brain of a person with tinnitus in order to find the brain networks responsible for this often debilitating condition.
Board officially names Robillard UI interim President
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2015.04.23 | 02:50 pm
Following are highlights from the Iowa Board of Regents meeting Thursday, April 23, at the School for the Deaf in Council Bluffs.
First Regents institution with undergraduate public health major
By: Richard C. Lewis | 2015.04.23 | 11:31 am
Beginning fall 2016, the University of Iowa will offer bachelor’s degrees in public health, the first Board of Regents institution to offer an undergraduate major in the field. The degree program is expected to help meet Iowa’s need for public health trained professionals who can directly support citizens’ health.
Roundup of UI activities, research, public engagement, and campus life
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2015.04.23 | 10:42 am
This week on Iowa Now Minute features The Bachelor, a shark, and a top 10 draft pick.
Book published by UI Press cracks top 10 in sports category
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2015.04.23 | 10:30 am
In March the University of Iowa Press published "A Wrestling Life: The Inspiring Stories of Dan Gable." The book has flown off the shelves and was just added to "The New York Times" Best Sellers list for sports books, one of the prominent bestseller lists in the United States.
Facilities staff offers tour during final stage of construction
By: Tim Schoon | 2015.04.23 | 09:54 am
As throngs of University of Iowa students head back to campus this fall and the university welcomes a new first-year cohort, some 500 students will become the first occupants of the newest residence hall on campus: the Mary Louise Petersen Residence Hall.
Student-athlete Haley Hansel plays integral role in Big Brothers Big Sisters program
By: Brandee Britt | 2015.04.22 | 10:03 am
University of Iowa junior softball player Haley Hansel is a Big Ten student-athlete, but that's not her only big role.
Program allows undergraduates to develop, refine writing skills
By: Sara Agnew | 2015.04.21 | 02:01 pm
Students of all majors can benefit from the university’s top-ranked writing programs by completing an Undergraduate Certificate in Writing, which is offered through the Frank N. Magid Center for Undergraduate Writing in the UI College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.