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CLAS philosophy professor receives $234,000 research grant

Monday, March 6, 2023
University of Iowa Professor Carrie Figdor has recently been awarded a grant from Templeton to support her research.

Journalism professor to keynote at University of Paris conference

Friday, February 24, 2023
University of Iowa School of Journalism and Mass Communication professor David Dowling will give the keynote address at an international conference that is being organized around his 2021 book release. The conference is called The Future of Technological Mediation in Journalism and the Media and will take place at the University of Paris. Dowling will present research from his book titled The...

Dance Gala returns to Hancher with themes of mental health, inclusivity

Monday, November 7, 2022
The University of Iowa Dance Gala will perform at Hancher Auditorium for the first time in two years — and will include a poignant performance inspired by mental illness.

Spak to serve on EPA air-quality advisory panel

Friday, November 4, 2022
Scott Spak, associate professor in the School of Planning and Public Affairs and senior research fellow at the Public Policy Center at the University of Iowa, has been chosen to serve on an advisory panel for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Spak will be a member of the EPA's Science Advisory Board and will evaluate a model utilized by the EPA to measure changes in adverse health effects...

Parekh appointed chair of Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Friday, October 28, 2022
Kalpaj Parekh has been named chair and departmental executive officer of the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery with University of Iowa Health Care, following a national search. Parekh’s appointment is effective Nov. 1. He has served as interim chair of the department since September 2021. The Board of Regents, State of Iowa, approved the university’s request to establish a freestanding...

College of Public Health doctoral student awarded international fellowship

Tuesday, October 4, 2022
Priyanka Dubey, a University of Iowa doctoral student in the Department of Community and Behavioral Health, has been awarded a 2022-23 International Doctoral Degree Fellowship by the American Association of University Women (AAUW).

University of Iowa Printmaking program announces partnership with Frogman’s Print Workshops

Monday, October 3, 2022
The University of Iowa and Frogman’s Print Workshops are forming a new partnership that will result in one of the world’s largest and most well-known printmaking workshops being offered on Iowa’s campus.

Iowa Journalism Professor Stephen Bloom releases new book

Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Stephen Bloom’s latest nonfiction book explores the saga of a rural Iowa teacher who became world famous after importing a controversial social experiment on racism into her classroom and around the globe.

Faculty member wins award from National Communication Association

Tuesday, September 27, 2022
E Cram, assistant professor in the Department of Communication Studies, is the recipient of the National Communication Association's (NCA) New Investigator Award. The award recognizes current members of the Rhetoric and Communication Division of the NCA who have established a robust research project within eight years of receiving a doctorate and who have the potential to contribute significantly...