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UI seeks permission to plan new hydroscience research building to grow program

Monday, April 15, 2024
The University of Iowa College of Engineering’s IIHR—Hydroscience & Engineering is a world-renowned program, and a proposed facility expansion would keep Iowa at the forefront of fluids-related research.
Rendering of the proposed clubhouse at Duane Banks Field

Clubhouse headlines proposal to renovate Duane Banks Field

Monday, April 15, 2024
An updated proposal to renovate the home of the University of Iowa baseball team is on the docket for consideration and final approval by the Iowa Board of Regents. The proposed renovation to Duane Banks Field includes a standalone clubhouse adjacent to the existing Hawkeye dugout.
C.J. Petersen

Third-year Iowa student named 2024 Truman Scholar

Friday, April 12, 2024
C.J. Petersen, a third-year Iowa student majoring in political science, is one of 60 students from across the country to be named a 2024 Truman Scholar.
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Researchers identify brain region involved in control of attention

Thursday, April 11, 2024
University of Iowa researchers have identified a brain region involved in how attention or thought is diverted. In addition to its biological significance, the finding could help people with Parkinson’s disease who struggle with impulsive thoughts or erratic attention.
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18 staff members honored with 2024 Staff Excellence Awards

Wednesday, April 10, 2024
Eighteen University of Iowa staff members were honored with this year’s UI Staff Council Awards for achievements ranging from excellence in service to leadership in diversity, equity, and inclusion. Read more about each award and this year’s winners.
Melissa Febos in the classroom

Mid-Career Faculty Scholar Award continues to support professors

Wednesday, April 10, 2024
Two years after receiving the award, Mary Charlton and Melissa Febos say they feel the university’s support of their work.
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‘US News & World Report’ releases latest graduate, professional program rankings

Monday, April 8, 2024
Forty-one University of Iowa colleges and programs were recognized among the best in their field in the U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Schools rankings. Four of these programs received a top-10 ranking in this year’s report, which will be released in two parts.
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UI’s RVAP to transition services to Iowa City-based DVIP for continued sexual assault, domestic violence support

Thursday, April 4, 2024
The University of Iowa has reached an agreement to transition Rape Victim Advocacy Program (RVAP) services to the Domestic Violence Intervention Program (DVIP) to improve coordination and streamline services for victim-survivors.
Amy Colbert and Kenneth Tse

2 faculty members named 2024 UI Distinguished Chairs

Thursday, April 4, 2024
The prestigious honor recognizes faculty nationally and internationally renowned for their scholarship, teaching, and service.
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Search committee members announced for next vice president for research

Thursday, April 4, 2024
The University of Iowa has announced the search committee for the next vice president for research.
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Dancing into the Sweet 16

Tuesday, March 26, 2024
The Iowa women’s basketball team has advanced to the NCAA Sweet 16 after winning its final two games at Carver-Hawkeye Arena this season.
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Search committee co-chairs named for vice president for research

Thursday, March 21, 2024
University of Iowa President Barbara Wilson has named Denise Jamieson, vice president for medical affairs and dean of the Carver College of Medicine, and Jamie Jorgensen, vice president for legal affairs and general counsel, as co-chairs of a committee tasked with selecting the next vice president for research.