UI, State Department want program to be more diverse
By: Tom Snee | 2017.02.21 | 08:54 am
Noaquia Callahan, a Fulbright alumna at the UI, has founded a pilot program to help students from underrepresented groups learn about applying for the U.S. State Department’s Fulbright grants, among others. The Diversity International Scholarship Academy kicks off this spring.
Program emphasizes international collaboration, broadening students’ perspectives
By: Lynn Anderson Davy | 2017.02.01 | 09:44 am
Hong Kong University students are working with UI students as part of the Virtual International Project Team program, a year-long design challenge that prepares students to work across borders. Long-standing partner Aix-Marseille University in France will continue to participate.
Internet, technology the focus of spring 2017 Theme Semester
By: Hailey Courtney | 2017.01.10 | 11:16 am
How have the Internet and technology changed us? Let’s take a closer look. Our Lives Online events begin with the UI’s WorldCanvass program at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 17, and speaker Luvvie Ajayi at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 18.
UI archivist seeks info about 1965 alumnus
By: David McCartney | 2017.01.03 | 03:28 pm
UI archivist David McCartney is seeking to learn more about a 1965 graduate and political activist from Des Moines. Can you help?
University of Iowa photographers select favorite photos from 2016
By: Tim Schoon and Justin Torner | 2016.12.22 | 02:42 pm
Photographers in the University of Iowa’s Office of Strategic Communication submitted a gallery of some of their favorite work from 2016.
Diane Slusarski is first woman to head the department
By: Richard C. Lewis | 2016.12.05 | 10:34 am
On July 1, 2016, Diane Slusarski became departmental executive officer of the University of Iowa Department of Biology. Slusarski is the first woman to lead the department, and she aims to set a new course while being an example of female leadership in a STEM field.
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2016.12.02 | 02:40 pm
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.