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Vice President Rocklin to retire from the University of Iowa

Student life leader has served the UI in various capacities for 30 years
Vice President for Student Life Tom Rocklin has announced he intends to retire in July 2017 after serving the University of Iowa in various capacities for 30 years. “I have been fortunate to have a career doing things that matter to me and working with people I admire,” Rocklin says.

Grants Kaldenberg, Saletta receive Obermann Center research grant

Erica Kaldenberg, assistant director of UI REACH within the College of Education, and Meredith Saletta, an assistant professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, have been awarded an Obermann Center for Advanced Studies Interdisciplinary Research Grant.

Grants UI graduate student receives doctoral dissertation grant

Crissa Stephens, a graduate student in the Department of Teaching and Learning, has been given a doctoral dissertation grant from the International Research Foundation (TIRF) for her research project called Language Policy and Multilingual Identity at Home and in School.

Honors UI alum awarded 2016 Teacher of Promise

University of Iowa College of Education alumna Emily Wallace has been given the 2016 Teacher of Promise award by the Iowa World Language Association (IWLA).

Honors Ihrig earns Yager Educational Accomplishment Honor

Lori Ihrig, supervisor for curriculum and instruction at the Belin-Blank Center at the University of Iowa, has earned the Yager Educational Accomplishment Honor.

Honors Kilgo receives Diversity Catalyst Award

Cindy Ann Kilgo, a doctoral candidate in educational policy and leadership studies, was one of six recipients to be given the Diversity Catalyst Award by the UI Chief Diversity Office.