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Putting public health on the map

Thursday, September 20, 2012
University of Iowa alumna Kirsten Beyer integrates geography, public health, and community engagement to address health concerns.

Putting it all together

Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Chemical and biochemical engineering faculty member Julie Jessop mixes polymer research and student mentoring.

Navigating the dining halls

Wednesday, August 29, 2012
The U-Choose initiative gives students tools for making smart choices and beating the "freshman 15."

Hygienic Lab responds to landfill fire

Thursday, July 26, 2012
State Hygienic Laboratory staff helped fight the largest fire in Johnson County history, monitoring air for environmental contaminants.

Law student gets 'golden ticket'

Wednesday, July 25, 2012
UI law student Tom Nuccio was among the few who heard the U.S. Supreme Court issue its historic health care ruling firsthand.

Nancy Crovetti

Monday, July 23, 2012
Despite a bout with cancer, the death of her husband and other challenges over almost 50 years of life, Nancy Crovetti was ready for one more challenge: earning her Bachelor of Liberal Studies degree through the University of Iowa's Division of Continuing Education.