Graduate College News

Jill Hauer
March 29, 2017

Genetics graduate student earns GRFP Award

Jill Hauer, a doctoral student in the Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Genetics at the University of Iowa, earned a National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship for 2017.

Behnoush Khorsand
March 03, 2017

Gene combination promotes bone regeneration in diabetic rabbits

Ph.D. student investigates how two genes work together to promote bone regeneration from a critical size fracture.

Michaela Beaver
February 24, 2017

Michaela Beaver -- Hometown Hawkeye

Michaela Beaver graduated from the University of Iowa with a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree in 2014.

Cate Cosme
February 20, 2017

Psychology grad student wins NIH/NIDA National Research Service Award

Cate Cosme’s project will investigate the projections from the agranular insular cortex (AId) to different downstream regions to determine their role in cued reinstatement.

Planeterrella recreates Earth’s vivid lightshows
February 16, 2017

Student-built planeterrella recreates Earth’s vivid lightshows in miniature

UI students have recreated in miniature Earth’s auroras, the dancing waves of color in the polar skies, by building a planeterrella, the only one of its kind in Iowa and one of just a handful in the United States.

Jarren Santos
January 30, 2017

Undergrad to Grad program trailblazer

Jarren Santos, a fourth-year student at Grinnell College, is one of nine students currently enrolled in the College of Public Health’s U2G program.

Jeremy Williams
October 10, 2016

Student Spotlight: Jeremy Williams

Jeremy Williams is an Army veteran and doctoral student in the Higher Education and Student Affairs program with the University of Iowa College of Education. He has served as a combat medic and medical officer in the Army National Guard and Reserve for a combined total of almost 15 years.

Dan Tranel
October 06, 2016

UI Researchers Work to Unlock Music's Potential in Treating Alzheimer's

Dan Tranel, director of the Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Neuroscience, is helping measure the impact music has on the health outcomes of Alzheimer’s patients in Iowa City.

2,000 sheets of paper
October 04, 2016

2,000 Sheets in One Day

On June 10, 2016, a team of 12 people working at the University of Iowa Center for the Book attempted to make 2,000 sheets of handmade paper in a 10-hour workday.

Pat Brown
September 30, 2016

Film Studies Student earns DAAD Research Grant

Pat Brown will use this support to conduct invaluable archival research on his dissertation, “Spiel/Film: On Play in Weimar Cinema and Culture,” which looks into various facets of the film culture of the Weimar Republic in Germany (1918-1933).


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