The University of Iowa has instituted a new policy governing the appropriate use of un-crewed aerial systems (UAS), or drones, on or above university property.
Nominations are being sought for University of Iowa faculty, staff, and student researchers, creators, mentors, and entrepreneurs for the UI’s annual Discovery & Innovation Awards Ceremony, which will be held in April. All nomination materials must be submitted by Feb. 3.
Chuck Fluharty, president of the UI’s Rural Policy Research Institute, says that farmers aren’t a big part of small-town rural economies anymore, but farmers still need the small towns.
UI JPEC director and entrepreneur David Hensley discusses the joys and challenges of owning a family business, and how best to prepare transitioning the business from one generation to the next.
The University of Iowa this week launched GOLDrush, a crowdfunding platform that supports research and other academic-related activities, and provides an easy way for UI alumni, students, and others to make tax-deductible contributions to specific UI-based organizations and projects.