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TIER update: Regents to meet Nov. 14

The Iowa Board of Regents will hold a telephonic meeting Friday, Nov. 14, from 2-3:30 p.m. to consider action on eight TIER administrative business cases presented by Deloitte Consulting LLP at the board’s Oct. 2 meeting. Story

Iowa City girl, 11, to be Honorary Kid Captain when Hawkeyes take on Northwestern

Caitlyn Hill

In 2013, Caitlyn Hill underwent a bone marrow transplant at University of Iowa Children's Hospital. Today, she has 100 percent donor red blood cells and is considered cured of sickle cell anemia. Story

UI dedicates $126 million biomedical hub

John and Mary Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building

The University of Iowa ushered in a new age of accelerated research in biomedicine with the formal opening on Wednesday of the $126 million John and Mary Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building. The 256,000-square-foot building on the UI health sciences campus will house “high-risk, high-reward” research in diabetes, deafness, and brain science as well as complex diseases affecting the heart and lungs. Story

UI hires associate VP for enrollment management

The University of Iowa has hired an associate vice president for enrollment management, a new administrative position to orchestrate the UI’s efforts to recruit and enroll students. Brent Gage starts at the university on Dec. 15. He comes from the University of Alabama-Birmingham, where he has been the associate provost for enrollment management since August 2009. Story

Past, present, future

UI Library learning commons

The next Hawkeye Lunch and Learn in Des Moines will offer an insider’s view of University of Iowa Libraries as a statewide resource focused both on meeting the needs of 21st century students and researchers and on collecting and maintaining historical materials. Story

UI hosts dedication ceremony for $126 million Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building

Exterior of Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building

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. Story

UI to host huge open house for prospective students

Pentacrest photo with You@UI Academic and Student Life Open House logo

Prospective students and their families will get an unprecedented, up-close look at University of Iowa life during You@UI, a massive academic and student life open house expected to draw up to 3,000 guests on Saturday, Oct. 25. Story

UI professor speaks at unsealing of world's oldest time capsule

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2014.10.09
Nick Yablon speaks at the time capsule unveiling. ( LUKE LEONARD/MASHABLE)

Nick Yablon, associate professor of American studies at the UI, gave a brief history of the time capsule as a tradition, calling it a fairly recent development that set off a "craze for sending things across time." Story from: Mashable

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UI expands legacy scholarships

People walking past the Old Capitol building

Students whose parents or grandparents graduated from the University of Iowa will be eligible for up to $12,000 in new scholarships starting in 2015, one of several enhancements to first-year scholarship programs that aim to attract more high-achieving students and boost overall enrollment. Story

UI officials tout economic development initiatives

UI College of Dentistry and Dental Clinics Dean David Johnsen talks with several colleags at the Economic Devleopment Showcase Monday at Kinnick.

University of Iowa officials on Monday spelled out the university’s collective efforts for supporting small businesses and entrepreneurs, cultivating Iowa’s workforce, and putting the state on the path to economic prosperity. Story

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