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General University News

January 28

UI student Maria Drout awarded Churchill Scholarship, second for UI

january 26

Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Tony Kushner to speak at UI Feb. 2

January 22

New: Lunch with the Chefs to benefit Haiti earthquake relief

Couple endows scholarship for UI men's swimming and diving

january 21

UI survey finds parental support for proposed law changes on teen driving

January 20

UI Catalyst Award Diversity Seed Grants awarded

january 19

UI Haiti Earthquake Web site includes information on how to help

POROI sponsors community discussions on race and class in southeast Iowa City

Spring semester of UI Explorers Lecture Series opens Jan. 21

January 15

UI students awarded degrees during December commencement ceremonies

January 14

UI to seek Board of Regents' approval on School of Music, Hancher site proposal

Media Advisory: UI to hold news conference on School of Music, Hancher

January 13

New public policy fora begin Jan. 27

January 6

UI presents MLK Celebration of Human Rights Jan. 15-29

january 5

AAAS names Donelson and Fritzsch fellows

UI, community leaders discuss neighborhood-university partnerships Jan. 14

January 4

Kansas law dean Gail Agrawal to lead University of Iowa College of Law

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Health

January 28

Conference on health care reform, healthier workforce to be held Feb. 12

january 26

Hygienic Laboratory first to confirm salmonella in nationwide outbreak

January 25

Terpenoid Therapeutics secures private, NIH financing for drug development

january 21

UI survey finds parental support for proposed law changes on teen driving

january 6

Study provides insight into pathway linked to obesity

january 5

AAAS names Donelson and Fritzsch fellows

January 4

Unusual protein modification involved in muscular dystrophy, cancer

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Iowa Center for the Arts

January 29

Hancher presents 'An Evening with Rosanne Cash' Feb. 10

january 27

Media Advisory: UI's Hancher to be part of final tour of Merce Cunningham Dance Company

january 26

Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Tony Kushner to speak at UI Feb. 2

'Meet Me in St. Louis' kicks off 'Movies@MNH' series Jan. 31

January 22

Upcoming 'Live at Prairie Lights' readings have distinctive Iowa flavor

january 21

UI Opera Theater performs Mozart's 'La finta giardiniera' Jan. 29-31

january 19

Prairie InSight debuts Jan. 28 featuring 'The World's Our Stage'

Hancher presents premiere of Eckert's 'Eye Piece' in UI's Mabie Theatre

January 14

UI to seek Board of Regents' approval on School of Music, Hancher site proposal

Media Advisory: UI to hold news conference on School of Music, Hancher

january 12

UIMA-organized exhibit at Figge covers 500 years of Western printmaking

January 11

'Thank You, Gregory: A Tribute to the Legends of Tap'

January 8

Blaise, UI emeritus faculty member, wins Canada's highest civilian honor

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Business

January 29

Super buzz not as loud for Super Bowl ads

January 25

Terpenoid Therapeutics secures private, NIH financing for drug development

january 19

Student-managed Henry Fund posts 33 percent gain in 2009

January 15

Researcher seeks better routes for relief supplies to disaster sites like Haiti

january 14

Research finds that managing earnings causes more long-term harm than short-term good to stock price

january 12

Study finds NFL's Rooney Rule does little to help minority head coach hiring

January 7

One year out, IEM traders believe Dems will keep next Congress

january 5

Finance professor helping to build clean technology mutual fund

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Law

January 22

Law professor says feminists should abandon tough rape laws and the war on crime

january 12

MEDIA ADVISORY: UI free speech expert and author available to discuss Supreme Court decision

January 11

UI resource center celebrates 10 years of helping Iowa's non-profits

January 8

UI development expert: economic meltdown might be good for developing world

January 4

Kansas law dean Gail Agrawal to lead University of Iowa College of Law

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Education

 

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Liberal Arts and Sciences

January 28

Support your sweetheart -- but don't overdo it

UI student Maria Drout awarded Churchill Scholarship, second for UI

January 25

Terpenoid Therapeutics secures private, NIH financing for drug development

January 20

Study shows value of sexual reproduction versus asexual reproduction

January 13

'Copyright Criminals' film on hip-hop sampling airs in Iowa Jan. 20, 21, 24

UI astronomers capture first-of-kind image at distant star

january 12

Renovated Wild Bill's Coffee Shop hosts grand reopening Jan. 21

january 5

AAAS names Donelson and Fritzsch fellows

January 4

UI professor works on national campaign to reinvigorate science education

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Engineering

January 29

UI researchers study use of adaptive cruise control at driving simulator

january 21

UI survey finds parental support for proposed law changes on teen driving

january 19

UI scientists identify multiple sources of PCBs in Cleveland, Chicago

january 12

UI research: PCBs found in soon-to-be-dredged Indiana Harbor and Ship Canal

January 4

UI hosts 'robot versus robot' Iowa Championship at IMU Jan. 9

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International Programs

January 19

Prairie InSight debuts Jan. 28 featuring 'The World's Our Stage'

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ataglance

January 29

UI, Rockwell Collins collaborate in virtual flight exercises

Grants fund UI projects aiming to improve cancer therapies

Lab ambassador prepares to take national stage Jan. 30

Law school panel to discuss factory and family farming legal issues Feb. 4

Hiroshima atomic bomb survivor speaks Feb. 9

January 28

UI researchers offer computer software product free of charge to public

College Of Engineering holds annual Spring Job and Internship Fair Feb. 2

Policy Matters forum to focus on health care Feb. 3

January 27

New UI degree program addresses national shortage of science teachers

UI students collect items through Hope for Haiti Disaster Relief Drive

UI community can explore community volunteer opportunities today

Accounting students to provide tax services through VITA

Yoga for healthy aging begins next week

january 26

College of Education research symposium celebrates student work Jan. 29

January 25

Radiothon will kick off UI Dance Marathon

Nick Flynn reads Feb. 4 for UI Nonfiction Writing Program

January 22

Sandler appointed to U.S. Civil Rights Commission advisory committee

Old Capitol Museum's "History Time" celebrates National Handwriting Day Jan. 23

UI Museum of Natural History, Old Capitol nominated for ICCA awards

Documentary explores children's views of Hurricane Katrina Jan. 25

Law school luncheon to raise funds for Haitian relief

'Taping the World' mini-symposium features two lectures on tape recorder Jan 28

january 21

Heartland Center seeks proposals for pilot research projects

Dr. King and his writings on the topic of fear are subject of free talk Jan. 22

Register for North Liberty workshop on writing resumes, cover letters

January 20

UI doctoral student receives Deloitte & Touche doctoral fellowship

Iowa State Historic Museum features ACT's 50th anniversary display

Spring semester of UI Explorers Lecture Series opens Jan. 21

Jan. 29 reading spotlights new issue of the Wapsipinicon Almanac

january 19

UI SBDC to host training session to access research funding

Health Iowa offers UI students 'passport' to healthy lifestyle

Wurster receives research achievement award

William Luis to give two lectures about Caribbean literature Jan. 25, 26

Public, students invited to UI Human Rights Fair Jan. 26

Iowa City native Tim Johnston reads from 'Irish Girl' Jan. 27

January 15

University Book Store ready for spring semester

Physics and faith topic at Geneva Lecture Jan. 26

UI Writers' Workshop graduate Jerald Walker reads from memoir Feb. 1

UI alumnus Joshua Ferris reads from new novel at Prairie Lights Feb. 2

january 14

Rape Victim Advocacy Program builds awareness of stalking in community

International Programs' 'WorldCanvass' features tape recorder on Jan. 22

Juvenile diabetes program for children, adults is Feb. 6

January 13

Public invited to King Distinguished Lecture Jan. 19

'A Legacy for Iowa' exhibition held over for second time at Figge

Iowa's First Lady Mari Culver to speak at UI Jan. 21

UI Alumni Association hosts Discussions of Color Roundtable Jan. 21

UI Center for New Music presents the Strike Duo Jan. 26

Deadline to apply for RVAP training is Jan. 27

january 12

Chicago Fed president Charles Evans to speak at UI

UI Museum of Natural History will explore 'Arctic Animals' at story-time

Violinist Jakovcic presents UI faculty recital Jan. 20

UIMA hosts third annual Graduate Student Reception

Mezzo-soprano Katherine Eberle will present one-woman show Jan. 24

January 11

Samuelson earns APA distinction in developmental psychology

UI seeking volunteers for Day of Service on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Boyd to present Jan. 14 talk about Met Opera's transmission of 'Carmen'

January 8

UI named a best value in higher education

UI sponsors women's history essay contest for local high school students

UI community invited to Jan. 11 informational meeting on China trip

January 7

Nominations sought for Jean Y. Jew Women's Rights Award

Grant helps UI research on infantile form of FSH muscular dystrophy

UI Graduate College offers certificate in geoinformatics

january 6

Jones appointed to national committee on election technical guidelines

Pakistani writer Mueenuddin reads from National Book Award finalist Jan. 21

january 5

Research to Prevent Blindness renews support to UI

UI Museum of Natural History announces January closing

UI community invited to January 7 informational meeting on China trip

UI Museum of Natural History offers free owl workshop to students Jan. 9

January 4

Holden Cancer Center tip: test for radon to reduce cancer risk

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