By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2016.12.07 | 09:57 am
A paper co-authored by Christine Petersen, professor of epidemiology in the College of Public Health, has been selected for publication in WorldLeish-6, a collection of research papers about the parasitic disease Leishmaniasis.
Outdoor concert delivers holiday cheer, year after year
By: Mikael Mulugeta | 2016.12.07 | 09:51 am
The notes might be low, but people's spirits are high whenever Collegium Tubum takes to the steps of Old Capitol come semester's end. For some four decades, the light-hearted Holiday Tubas concert has attracted a crowd of adoring fans.
The spring 2017 Theme Semester, titled Our Lives Online, will explore the internet and technology, online networks, and technological advances. Planned activities will focus on social media, trends in big data, and new and rapidly changing technology.
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.
IIHR–Hydroscience and Engineering researchers recently completed a project for the city of St. Louis
By: Andrea Zeek | 2016.12.05 | 10:32 am
IIHR researchers recently built a 1:16 scale model of part of a new sewer collection system to test and validate the design of various underground tunnels for the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District.