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5 UI students, faculty, staff honored with 1stGen@Iowa awards

Monday, November 6, 2023
Five Hawkeyes will be recognized at the 2023 1stGen@Iowa Awards and Recognition Ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 9, as part of the weeklong National First-Generation College Celebration.
Hoofing Ma in Patagonia

International photo contest celebrates global education at Iowa

Monday, November 6, 2023
Witnessing the art of falconry in the deserts of the United Arab Emirates. Celebrating the end of Eid with city residents in Marrakech. Observing the cherished holiday of Holi among new friends on Iowa’s campus. These are among the winning images selected for the 2023 International Programs annual photo contest as part of International Education Week Nov. 13—17, which aims to inspire greater awareness of the many ways the University of Iowa community can experience international education.
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Human brain takes stock of blame

Monday, November 6, 2023
University of Iowa researchers have found that the human brain can distinguish between an outcome caused by human error and one in which the person’s decision-making is blameless. The brain takes just one second to separate the outcomes, and in cases involving human error, extra time to catalog the mistake.
PHoto of Veterans Day flags

UI honors 2023 Hawkeye Distinguished Veterans Award recipients

Thursday, November 2, 2023
Six members of the University of Iowa community who served their country in the United States Army and United States Air Force were honored with the 2023 Hawkeye Distinguished Veterans Award.
Iowa Advanced Technology Laboratories

UI plans remodeling, expansion of Iowa Advanced Technology Laboratories

Tuesday, October 31, 2023
The University of Iowa plans to remodel and expand the Iowa Advanced Technology Laboratories—one of its most unique buildings—to create a permanent home for one of its fast-growing programs of study.
An architect's rendering of the renovated stadium

Duane Banks Field renovation will improve game-day experience

Monday, October 30, 2023
A proposed renovation to the home of the University of Iowa baseball team is being considered for final approval by the Board of Regents, State of Iowa, at its November meeting. Duane Banks Field opened on Stadium Drive in 1974 and sits between landmarks Kinnick Stadium and Carver-Hawkeye Arena.
Photo of Clark Stanford and Nicole Brogden

Co-chairs, committee named in College of Pharmacy dean search

Monday, October 30, 2023
University of Iowa faculty, staff, and students have been named to the search committee for a new dean of the College of Pharmacy.
John Riehl

‘We’ve got your back’: UI health insurance benefits provide peace of mind with life-saving transplant

Sunday, October 29, 2023
When John Riehl found out he would undergo a combined kidney and pancreas transplant last year, there was a lot to worry about: how the procedure would go, how his family was handling the stress, and missing out on family events. One thing he says he didn’t worry about was how much it was going to cost.
Flowers on the Pentacrest

UI honors 37 faculty and staff award winners

Wednesday, October 25, 2023
Thirty-seven University of Iowa faculty and staff members will be honored at the UI’s 2023 Faculty and Staff Awards Celebration on Oct. 26 for achievements ranging from excellence in service and teaching to leadership in outreach and student recruitment.
A render of the Health Sciences Academic Building

Campus invited to Health Sciences Academic Building groundbreaking on Oct. 31

Tuesday, October 24, 2023
Faculty, staff, and students are invited to a groundbreaking ceremony for a new, state-of-the-art building that will house three of the University of Iowa’s most popular and top-ranked programs. The ceremony will take place at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31.
UI student Charlotte Sears works in the Iowa Memorial Union's River Room Cafe

Student success stems from Hawkeye Work Grant program

Monday, October 23, 2023
Data from the first year of the Hawkeye Work Grant program shows that the 106 students who participated in the program had an average GPA of 3.08 in spring 2023 and 92.5% retention rate in fall 2023. In comparison, 1,319 first-year students who did not participate had an average GPA of 3.05 in spring 2023 and 85.1% retention rate in fall 2023.
Photo of Caitlin Clark hyping the crowd

Photos and videos: A Homecoming to remember

Monday, October 9, 2023
Hawkeyes showed up and showed out for Homecoming 2023.