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Graduate College News
President Barack Obama yesterday appointed Christopher Merrill, American poet, essayist, journalist, and translator, to serve on the National Council on the Humanities, the advisory body of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).
Since the 1930s, scientists have studied the prickle gene, noting that flies carrying mutated prickle genes exhibit physical malformations such as body bristles pointed in abnormal directions.
The National Archives in Washington, D.C., unveiled the newly restored and encased 1297 Magna Carta last week. This historic document, said to have inspired the United States Constitution, rests on cotton paper made at the University of Iowa's Oakdale Paper Research and Production Facility.
The University of Iowa Graduate College has awarded the L.B. Sims Outstanding Master’s Thesis Award to Matthew Martin, a 2011 Master’s Degree recipient in the Department of Pathology.
John F. Engelhardt and Adalaide “Dee” Morris each earned top recognition from the University of Iowa Graduate College for excellence in mentoring graduate students.
University of Iowa faculty member David Depew has received a $33,400 emeritus fellowship from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to conduct research about how Darwinian population genetic evolutionary biology interacted with the field of anthropology in 20th century America.
The University of Iowa will build upon its superior reputation in creative writing by establishing a new graduate degree in Spanish creative writing. The Board of Regents approved the Master of Fine Arts program today, and the UI will begin enrolling students to start in spring of 2012.