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November 2009

General University News

November 23

UI names Mom and Dad of the Year

UI Residence Halls honors Lose

November 20

Update: UI students receive degrees after summer session

November 19

WiderNet receives grant to provide disability resources in developing nations

November 17

Obermann Center scholars examine industrialization of food

November 11

Miss Iowa teams with UI Hygienic Laboratory as ambassador

november 10

College of Public Health students take up-close look at garbage

November 5

UI outlines plan for temporarily reducing retirement contributions

November 2

UI researchers win 11 prestigious NIH Challenge Grants

UI study reveals second pathway to feeling your heartbeat

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Health

November 25

Study sheds light on brain's fear processing center

UI College of Pharmacy to lead development of FDA reviewer training

November 23

UI QuickCare - East opens in Iowa City

november 17

UI Health Care helps promote prematurity awareness

Carver Charitable Trust endows DNA Facility at UI Carver College of Medicine

November 16

MEDIA ADVISORY: UI Health Care to host March of Dimes Prematurity Awareness Campaign, Tuesday, Nov. 17

november 12

UI joins new national volunteer recruitment registry ResearchMatch.org

Private rural drinking water well study results released

November 11

Miss Iowa teams with UI Hygienic Laboratory as ambassador

UI selected as hub for nationwide birth defects research effort

november 10

College of Public Health students take up-close look at garbage

november 4

Campbell, Welsh renewed as Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigators

UI delays fundraising consent process

november 3

Carver College of Medicine Distinguished Mentor Award, lecture set for Nov. 4

UI Health Care provides conflict of interest information online to public

November 2

UI researchers win 11 prestigious NIH Challenge Grants

UI study reveals second pathway to feeling your heartbeat

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Iowa Center for the Arts

november 24

Hancher among presenters awarded grant for Jazz Audience Initiative

November 20

Hancher presents a cappella sensation Straight No Chaser on Dec. 8 in IMU

Corning selected for 2010 edition of 'Spot-The Hancher Family Arts Adventure'

NOvember 19

UI Symphony and Choirs perform Mendelssohn's 'Hymn of Praise' Dec. 2

Joffrey fundraiser in Des Moines raises $156,000 for UI School of Music, Hancher

November 18

Hancher presents fiddler MacMaster's 'Christmas in Cape Breton' on Dec. 5

November 13

UI dance faculty member Eloy Barragan is commissioned for Mexican Bicentennial

November 5

International Programs launches new television and radio program 'Worldways'

november 4

UI Afro-Cuban Drum and Dance Ensemble performs Nov. 12-14

november 3

University Theatres Mainstage season presents 'Reefer Madness: The Musical'

Hancher adds Parker Quartet to season for Nov. 17 performances

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November 6

Researcher's analysis shows buying Alaska no sweet deal for American taxpayers

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Law

november 3

UI law professor writes about atrocities, says Karadzic trial can continue

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Education

November 13

UI grant will train graduate students in top-ranked rehabilitation program

november 10

UI College of Education International Day features 'Human Right to Know' Nov. 17

November 9

Guidelines for national academic acceleration policy released at conference

UI celebrates International Education Week with series of events Nov. 16-20

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November 30

Hawkeye Poll: U.N., not U.S., should tackle key global issues

November 23

Bloom to read from 'Tears of Mermaids: The Secret Story of Pearls' Dec. 4

November 18

Hawkeye Poll: slight majority of Americans against healthcare reform

november 17

Obermann Center scholars examine industrialization of food

November 6

Researchers find need for study of diversity, evolution of HIV-related viruses

november 5

UI anthropologist receives grant to continue early human dig site on Java

november 3

UI wins $4.75 million to create National Resource Center for In-Home Services

November 2

UI researchers win 11 prestigious NIH Challenge Grants

UI study reveals second pathway to feeling your heartbeat

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November 30

UI receives IAWIND grant to purchase instrumentation for small wind turbine

November 24

Researchers celebrate restart, first collisions at world's largest atom smasher

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International Programs

November 16

UI international undergraduate enrollment surges, study abroad continues to grow

november 10

UI College of Education International Day features 'Human Right to Know' Nov. 17

November 9

UI celebrates International Education Week with series of events Nov. 16-20

November 5

International Programs launches new television and radio program 'Worldways'

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November 30

Discussion of 'The Yellow Wall-Paper' is Dec. 2

First European Studies Conference looks at 'Europe 20 Years after the Fall'

UI alumnus Geoffrey G. O'Brien reads his poetry Dec. 10

November 25

Registration available for UI Coyote Camp

Porter named to National Bankruptcy Conference

UI Cricket Club hosts clinic Dec. 5

november 24

Senate approves UI law graduates as U.S. Attorneys in Iowa

MIX-96 Radiothon for UI Children's Hospital raises $41,465

Tippie ethics team captures second place in national tournament

UI Philharmonia Orchestra performs movements of the 'Nutcracker' Suite Dec. 6

Poet Ben Lerner reads at the UI Dec. 9

Lawyer, novelist Turow to deliver College of Law Levitt Lecture

November 23

Check for depression in older adults during the holidays

Iowa City to host world-class cycling event Thanksgiving weekend

Fine Arts Council presents Holiday Thieves' Art Market Dec. 5-6

November 20

Snyder to discuss 'North Korea and 6-Party Talks' at Dec. 1 ICFRC

UI Department of Dance presents new student choreography Dec. 3-5

UI faculty member Stephen Bloom reads from his new book Dec. 4

Old Capitol Museum continues 'History Time' Dec. 5

UI Center for New Music features guest violist and mezzo-soprano Dec. 6

November 19

Culver commends Boyd, Koontz for nonprofit center work

UI grad student wins award for neuropsychology research

MBA students advance to national investment research competition

University of Iowa Museum of Natural History closed Nov. 26

Youth tennis tournament set for Nov. 29

November 18

Students create 'blook' to profile journalists across the globe

Aiming For A Cure helps UI Children's Hospital patient

University of Iowa Old Capitol Museum closed Nov. 26, 27

Calico gives two presentations Dec. 3, 4 as part of Opera Studies Forum

UI Museum of Natural History offers Lewis and Clark workshop

UI Recreational Services seeks teams for annual 'Hawkeye Shootout' Dec. 11-13

November 17

UI Risk Management seeking post-flood photos of building contents

Davies wins grant to digitize Madurese folk tales

Students invited to enter 'Aging 360' photo contest

Wisconin Brass Quintet will be guest of Iowa Brass Quintet Dec. 1

Poet Rob Schlegel reads at Prairie Lights Dec. 3

University Theatres Gallery series presents 'Yellow City' Dec. 3-6

CAPS conference features emergent subjects in Asia and the Pacific Dec. 4

November 16

Holden Cancer Center cancer tip: Never too late to stop smoking

UIMA Event Raises $154,000 for programs, events, exhibits

UI Press releases essay collection about Lewis Carroll's 'Alice' books

November 13

Pleasant surprise: waste sort finds no redeemable beverage containers

Presentations on SAS statistical analysis software is Nov. 17

Swine flu is subject of free talk Nov. 19

Scarths discuss new macro-photography book from the UI Press Nov. 20

Girls on the Run annual 5k set for Nov. 22

november 12

UI senior receives Technology Association of Iowa Award

Department of Physics and Astronomy receives LaserFest grant

Philip Graham reads from travelogue/memoir in free Nov. 18 event

Barnes will perform his arrangements of Philip Glass Nov. 20

November 11

UI Tennis Facility to receive two awards

Visiting artist Jing-Yun Jeng will give Nov. 12 presentation about her work

Jazz ensemble to perform set inspired by Ray Charles and Quincy Jones

Myles reads from new essay collection Nov. 17

november 10

UI researchers receive American Cancer Society seed grants

Orhon's Nov. 14 recital will include a world premiere

Miller to speak about teaching English in Spain at Nov. 16 lecture

TransWeek activities planned Nov. 16-20

Community seminar to focus on cancers of lung and esophagus Nov. 19

November 9

MIX for Kids Radiothon to benefit UI Children's Hospital

UI Children's Hospital nets grant from American Legion of Iowa Foundation

Go behind the scenes of 'The Wizard of Oz' Nov. 29 in Davenport

November 6

Lecture and week of events focus on human trafficking, slavery

University of Kansas artists Hughes and Bottorff present UI guest recital Writing

Updated information: University will record and archive Nov. 12 reading by David Plouffe (Tickets required to attend.)

Poster artist Jim Sherraden explores the history of 'Hatch Show Print'

Ratner to discuss human rights lawyering in law school lecture

TKE, Men's Anti-Violence Council co-host White Ribbon Campaign dinner Nov. 15

University Lecture Committee presents author Chris Abani Nov. 16

UI Symphony Band performs Nov. 18

Iowa City writer Larry Baker reads at Prairie Lights Nov. 19

November 5

Family Weekend is a go despite small fire at Iowa House Hotel

UI Chamber Orchestra performs work-in-progress by UI alumnus Michael Cash

UI faculty discuss translation in free Nov. 9 event

Public invited to attend 'Grabbing the Globe' seminar Nov. 12

Jack Quartet performs Nov. 15 as a guest of the Center for New Music

November 4

Samsky awarded 2009 Rudolph Virchow Award for paper about drug donations

UI School of Art and Art History opens new space with thesis works Nov. 5-13

Ambassador Quinn to speak on world hunger at UI Nov. 9

Oral to speak about Turkish, Iowa child protection programs Nov. 9

Ehrlich reads for UI Nonfiction Writing Program Nov. 11

UI alumna Brenda Hillman reads from her new poetry collection Nov. 12

Indian Student Alliance celebrates Diwali Nov. 14

november 3

UI engineers win DOD project of the year award for sustainability work

Painting floral designs class is Nov. 4

Artist Sara Black of Material Exchange will give presentation Nov. 5

UI Kantorei opens performance season Nov. 6

Old Capitol Museum presents 'History Time' Nov. 7 and 21

UICHR sponsors lecture on children's human rights Nov. 11

Human Rights lawyer Ratner to receive award, speak Nov. 13, 14

November 2

November issue of Iowa Insights podcast now available

Michaels to discuss Lamaze methods in Central Asia, North Africa Nov. 5

UI Family Weekend activities set for Nov. 6-8

Mansfield discusses Holocaust, defying genocide Nov. 10

Spanish and Portuguese Graduate Organization hosts Nov. 13 reading

Story-time Explorers continues with 'Sloths' at UI Museum of Natural History

UI Center to host statewide nonprofit summit in Des Moines

UICHR sponsors 'King Corn' film screening, discussion Nov. 19

Iowa City Book Festival announces 2010 date

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