Presidential Search and Screen Committee encouraged by candidate pool

University of Iowa on track to name new president in September
The firm handling the University of Iowa’s search for a new president says 11 candidates have submitted applications, 16 have said they will apply, and 45 are seriously considering applying. The firm provided an update July 2 during a telephonic meeting of the Presidential Search and Screen Committee.
Bryan Prather-Huff works to connect some cables on the underside of the telescope.

Out of the box: UI students build new remote telescope in Arizona

Experience is part of a path toward career in astronomy, academia
The UI will now have a better glimpse of the galaxies, thanks to a group of students who built and commissioned a state-of-the-art telescope in Arizona.
University of Iowa School of Music students Jordan Pullman and Tessa Hoffman rehearse their roles for their performance of Gilbert & Sullivan's "The Gondoliers" on Tuesday, June 30th. The comedic opera is being directed by Nicholas Wuehrmann and will perf

Feeling like pros

UI summer opera roles come with financial incentive this year
For the first time, the University of Iowa's School of Music is paying cast members of the summer opera.
Old Capitol

'Fiske Guide' names UI a best buy for 2016

For the 11th straight year, the University of Iowa has been designated a “Best Buy” in the Fiske Guide to Colleges.

UI TIER update: July 1

As the UI moves forward with the Iowa Board of Regents’ TIER project, campus leaders are committed to keeping colleagues informed. Here are the latest developments across academic and business cases.